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I’m gathering sandbags right now.
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The following article was posted on April 16th, 2014, in the Santa Maria Sun - Volume 15, Issue 6 [ Submit a Story ]
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The Dunes Center receives funding for further Ten Commandments excavation


The Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center has received funding from the Santa Barbara County Coastal Resource Enhancement Fund and the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce for a continuation of the excavation of a sphinx statue from the Cecil B. DeMille Ten Commandments set that is submerged in Guadalupe dune sands.

The Dunes Center is in need of another $9,000 in order to fully fund the project. Donations can be made at the Dunes Center’s website at More information is available at 343-2455 or