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January 11 - January 18

Special Events

2ND FRIDAY FLICKS
January 11 (1:30 p.m.)

presents a screening of "The Tempest" directed by Julie Taymor on Jan. 11 at

Information Desk
Phone: 875-8778

Lompoc Public Library
501 E. North Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

Nightlife

JON STEPHEN TROPICAL BRAZILIAN GUITAR
JON STEPHEN TROPICAL BRAZILIAN GUITAR
January 11 (6 to 9 p.m. )

at the Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa is a wonderful Tropical Brazilian Guitar weekend featuring great food and wine bar, great views, and great music on Fridays from

Phone: 773-8900

Lido Restaurant, Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa
2727 Shell Beach Road
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free admission

Stage

THE PEKING ACROBATS
The Peking Acrobats
THE PEKING ACROBATS
Worth The Drive
January 11 (7 p.m.)

is a troupe of China’s most gifted tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, cyclists, and gymnasts performing at the Clark Center on Jan. 11 at

Clark Center Box Office
boxoffice@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center for the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $39 to $48

Learning

THE TRI COUNTIES MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION
Worth The Drive
January 11 (Call for times)

offers sign ups for a "Santa Barbara New Wish Granter Training" taking place on Feb. 1 and 2. The deadline to register is Jan. 11.

wishgranter@tri-counties.wish.org
Phone: 676-9474, Ext. 6

Santa Barbara

Special Events

WESTMONT COLLEGE
Worth The Drive
January 12 (5:30 p.m.)

presents the Alex Moore Classic, a basketball game and fundraiser honoring the life of Alex More on Jan. 12 at

scraig@westmont.edu
Phone: 565-6051
http://westmont.edu

Murchison Gym, Westmont College
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $25, $10 for kids 12 and under

Learning

THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Chicken
THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
January 12 (1 to 3 p.m.)

welcomes steve Soderstrom of the Cal Poly Poultry Center and his talk "Chickens 101: The Pecking Order" teaching backyard poultry, breed selection, chick care, housing, and diseases on Jan. 12 from

Lindsey Collinsworth
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/pecking-order

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

Dance Lessons

MONDAY NIGHT LINE DANCING!
January 14 (7:15 p.m.)

teaches how to gain confidence with many of the basic steps by learning the process of linking the steps together to form the dance.  Line dancing teaches modern, urban sophistication, swing syncopations, flowing waltz, nightclub rhythms, and some Latin flavor. It’s fun, great exercise, and it will free the dancer in you! Meets Mondays with beginners at 6:30 p.m. and intermediate classes at

Vanessa Robertson
vanrobertson@verizon.net
Phone: 310-1827

Moose Lodge Family Center
116 West El Camino
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $6

Art

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ART ECO AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Art Eco
CALL FOR ARTISTS: ART ECO AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
January 14 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

invites artists to join a unique recycled art show. Create artwork from reclaimed and natural materials. Deadline to enter is Jan. 14 from

Ali Semon
ali@sloart.com
Phone: 542-9000
http://slobg.org/artist-call

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
SLO 93405

Special Events

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
January 17 (5 to 7 p.m.)

presents its first open house mixer event of the year at Rizzoli's Automotive featuring local food and wine on Jan. 17 from

kyle@rizzolisautomotive.com
Phone: 925-2403, Ext. 816
http://rizzolisautomotive.com

Rizzoli's Autmotive
1149 W. Tama Lane
Santa Maria

Concerts

THE SANTA MARIA PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY
January 18 (7 p.m.)

presents its second annual "Youth Showcase" event featuring student musicians performing classical works on Jan. 18 at

george@santamariaphilharmonic.org
Phone: 925-0412
http://santamariaphilharmonic.org

St. Luis de Montfort Church
Clarke Avenue
Orcutt

Nightlife

JON STEPHEN TROPICAL BRAZILIAN GUITAR
JON STEPHEN TROPICAL BRAZILIAN GUITAR
January 18 (6 to 9 p.m. )

at the Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa is a wonderful Tropical Brazilian Guitar weekend featuring great food and wine bar, great views, and great music on Fridays from

Phone: 773-8900

Lido Restaurant, Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa
2727 Shell Beach Road
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free admission

Learning

INTRO TO PERMACULTURE: PERSPECTIVES FROM ASPIRING PERMACULTURISTS
Worth The Drive
January 18 (7 p.m.)

features Daniel Parra Hensel and Alex Vincent, two young aspiring permaculturists, sharing stories from their global pursuits to understand Permaculture as a tool for positive and effective change on Jan. 18 at

margie bushman
margie@sbpermaculture.org
Phone: 962-2571
http://sbpermaculture.org

Santa Barbara Downtown Public Library, Faulkner Gallery
40 E Anapamu St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: Free