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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

January 17 - January 24

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

Stage

BOSCUTTI BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS "UNDER THE SEA"
Mark Pfeifer as Ursula, Catrina Boscutti as Ariel.
BOSCUTTI BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS "UNDER THE SEA"
January 19 (7:30 p.m.)

Boscutti Ballet Theatre is celebrating 10 years of dance education and theater production. Our 21st production of "Under the Sea" will feature our talented students performing Hula, Tahitian, Bollywood, Hip Hop, Ballet, Modern, Flamenco, Jazz, Contemporary, and Acting classes on Jan. 19 at

Catrina
bbtdance@yahoo.com
Phone: 736-5620
http://bbtdance.com

Lompoc Civic Theatre
217 South L St.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $12

LATE NITE CATECHISM
Late Nite Catechism
LATE NITE CATECHISM
January 19 (8 p.m.)

The Clark Center will present a boisterous and extremely funny interactive comedy that takes the audience back to their youth, "Late Nite Catechism" on Jan. 19 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 $45

Kids and Family

KID'S SUPER SPROUTS AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
In the Garden
KID'S SUPER SPROUTS AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
January 19 (1 to 3 p.m.)

teaches how plants grow. Get a jump start on spring plantings by starting seeds NOW! Play and learn and take seeds home on Jan. 19 from

Lindsey Collinsworth
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/super-sprouts

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

Cost: $5 donation appreciated

Learning

FRUIT TREE PRUNING AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Well pruned trees
FRUIT TREE PRUNING AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
January 19 (1 to 3 p.m.)

will help discover safe and effective ways to add style and functionality to your fruit trees while they are winter dormant. Learn from an expert on Jan. 19, Rain Date is Jan. 26 from

Lindsey Collinsworth
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/fruit-pruning

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

Cost: $5 for members, $10 non-members

Concerts

BLUEGRASS ALL-STARS AND AMERICAN CABARET
January 20 (2 p.m.)

featuring the Broadway standards sung by Diane Borad-Mirken and the bluegrass music of Julio Boysenberry, Roger Siminoff, Alan Aleksander, and Ken Roddick on Jan. 20 at

Phone: (818) 512-2774

Temple Beth El
926 Vista Montana
Santa Maria

Cost: $15, $12 in advance

Dance Lessons

MONDAY NIGHT LINE DANCING!
January 21 (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

Learning

CAL POLY'S COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE, FOOD, AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES' CENTER
Worth The Drive
January 23 (9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.)

presents a panel discussion titled "Paths to Sustainability in Food and Agriculture" on Jan. 23 from

cfs@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-50086
http://cfs.calpoly.edu

Chumash Auditorium, Cal Poly
1 Grand Ave.
SLO

Clubs and Meetings

SANTA MARIA HUMAN RESOURCES ASSOCIATION
January 23 (11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

holds a meeting featuring speaker Erin Hoffman presenting “5 Productivity Pitfalls to Avoid in the New Year” on Jan. 23 from

meetings@smhra.net
http://smhra.net

Santa Maria Inn
801 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $25, $20 for members

SANTA MARIA VALLEY BEAUTIFUL
SANTA MARIA VALLEY BEAUTIFUL
January 23 (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)

presents its First Quarterly Membership Meeting featuring Guest Speaker Alex Posada, Director of Recreation & Parks for the City of Santa Maria, will be on hand to provide a State of the Parks message. Come enjoy free refreshments and discover what Santa Maria Valley Beautiful has in store for 2013 on Jan. 23 from

Melissa Nagel
melissa@engelandgray.com
Phone: 925-2771

Minerva Club
127 W Boone St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Special Events

THE LUIS OASIS SENIOR CENTER
January 24 (1 to 5 p.m.)

holds an open house event on Jan. 24 from

wmalarid@gmail.com
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 260 or 937-9750

Luis Oasis Senior Center
420 Soares
Orcutt

Learning

THE FRISCH STUDIO
January 24 (Call for times)

offers a 16-week winter session acting class titled "The Actors Craft" for intermediate and advanced actors beginning Jan. 24 and running on Thursdays.

peter@thefrischstudio.com
Phone: 451-6789
http://thefrischstudio.com

Santa Maria , CA

Health

FREE FOOD
Ongoing
January 24 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

thanks to The Salvation Army of Santa Maria is Monday through Friday from

Melanie
Melanie.swarz@usw.salvationarmy.org
Phone: 805-349-2421

211 East Fesler St
Santa maria 93455

Cost: Free