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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

February 12 - February 19

Art

THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY ARTS COMMISSION
(5 to 8 p.m.)

with the Santa Barbara Art Association, and the County Art in Public Places Committee presents a juried exhibition titled Inside/Outside: Santa Barbara Art Association showing through May 23.

ferri@co.santa-barbara.ca.us
Phone: 568-3990
http://sbartscommission.org

Chyanning Peake Gallery, County Administration Building
105 E. Anapmu St.
Santa Barbara

SATELLITE @ HOTEL INDIGO
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

by the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum features the exhibit "The Vastness is Bearable" showing through Dec. 7.

sbcaf@sbcaf.org
Phone: 966-5373
http://sbcaf.org

Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara
121 State St.
Santa Barbara

THE GALLERY AT THE NETWORK
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

presents the exhibit "Unique Expressions" showing through May 31.

galleryatthenetwork@gmail.com
Phone: 788-0886

The Gallery At The Network
778 Higuera St., Suite B
SLO

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

presents the exhibit "Traditional Printmaking: Pushing the Limits" showing through May 11.

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
mjohnston@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
SLO

Farmers Markets

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8 to 10:30 a.m.)

features the "Thursday night SLO County Farmers' Market" featuring produce, food, nonprofits, political groups, kids activities, and live entertainment on Thursdays from 6:10 to 9 p.m., downtown SLO. A morning farmers' market featuring fresh produce is Saturday from

http://slocountyfarmers.org

Gottschalk's Parking Lot
SLO

ARROYO GRANDE
(noon to 2:30 p.m.)

includes a farmers market on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Spencer's parking lot at 1464 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande. Another farmers market is Saturdays from

Phone: 544-9570
http://slocoutyfarmers.org

City Hall Parking Lot
215 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO
(11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

features a certified farmers market on Sundays from

Phone: 929-3081
http://nipomofarmersmarket.com

Via Concha Road and Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

PISMO BEACH
(3 to 7 p.m.)

holds a farmers market on the promenade Wednesdays from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Promenade
Pismo Beach

SANTA MARIA
(12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)

features a farmers market on Wednesdays from

Phone: 305-9829

Town Center West parking lot
Broadway and Main Street
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA SWAP MEET
(Call for times)

meets Friday mornings.

Phone: 861-6202

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S.Thornburg St.
Santa Maria

Clubs and Meetings

SANTA MARIA COIN CLUB
(7 p.m.)

holds its monthly meeting every third Wednesday of the month at

Santa Maria Coin Club
Phone: 937-1250

Edward Community Center
809 Panther Drive
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA MEN'S CLUB
(8:30 a.m.)

meets for breakfast and a guest speaker the second Tuesday of each month at

Santa Maria Men's Club
atdulaney@comcast.net
Phone: 937-1499, 937-0355

Ambrosia Restaurant
122 E. Boone St.
Santa Maria

FRENCH HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
(5 to 6 p.m.)

offers a free diabetes support group on April 28, May 26, June 23, July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22, Oct. 27, Nov. 24, and Dec. 22 from

Emily Reneau
emily.reneau@heart.org
Phone: 602-0435
http://sloheartwalk.com

French Hospital Medical Center Auditorium
1911 Johnson Ave.
SLO

THE RETIRED ACTIVE MEN (RAMS)
(8:30 a.m.)

Chapter #3 of Santa Maria meet the fourth Tuesday of every month for breakfast, fun, and fellowship at

smrams3@aol.com
Phone: 714-5635 or 928-6644

Radisson Hotel
3455 Skyway Dr.
Santa Maria

Spiritual

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
(7 p.m.)

holds "iCharge" Bible study on Wednesdays at

First Baptist Church
secretary@fbcsantamaria.com
Phone: 937-8405
http://fbcsantamaria.com

First Baptist Church
2970 Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Special Events

SMVCA CRAB CRACK
February 12 (6 p.m.)

the Santa Maria Valley Contractors Association presents their most popular annual dinner meeting, the SMVCA’s Crab Crack hosted at the Elks Lodge on Feb. 12 at

Robin Hayhurst
robin@smvca.org
Phone: 925-1191
http://smvca.org

Elks Lodge
1309 Bradley Rd.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $45, $35 for members

Concerts

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
February 12 (8 p.m.)

presents Gabrial Kahane & yMusic in concert on Feb. 12 at

Phone: 962-7776

SOhO
1221 State St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: $22, $9 for students

Special Events

LAETITIA VINEYARD
Worth The Drive
February 13 (6 to 8 p.m.)

presents a "Chocolate and Wine Pairing" event on Feb. 13 from

Phone: 1-888-809-VINE
http://hobbyhorsecafe.com

Laetitia Vineyard
453 Laetitia Vineyard Drive
Arroyo Grande

Concerts

SONGWRITERS AT PLAY
Worth The Drive
February 13 (6:30 to 9:30 p.m.)

presents a "Songwriters at Play Showcase" featuring Stereo Steve on Feb. 13 from

Phone: 773-8300

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach

Learning

A BOOKSIGNING EVENT
Worth The Drive
February 13 (7:30 p.m.)

featuring Karen Litfin, author of "Ecovillages Around the World" is Feb. 13 at

marge@sbpermaculture.org
Phone: 962-2571
http://sbpermaculture.org

Ayni Gallery
216 State St.
Santa Barbara CA 93101

Cost: Free

UCSB ARTS & LECTURES
Worth The Drive
February 13 (8 p.m.)

presents "The Longest Revolution: An Evening with Gloria Steinem" on Feb. 13 at

Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.sa.ucsb.edu

The Arlington Theatre
1317 State St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: $30 to $40, free for UCSB students

Concerts

THE ANYTHING'S POSSIBLE BAND
February 14 (6 to 9 p.m.)

presents a special Valentine's Day concert featuring live jazz, R&B, and soul on Feb. 14 from

jenbrodes@aol.com
Phone: 264-5971

Santa Maria Breweing Co.
115 Cuyama Lane
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

CAFE MUSIQUE VALENTINE'S SHOW
Cafe Musique Valentine's Show
CAFE MUSIQUE VALENTINE'S SHOW
Worth The Drive
February 14 (7:30 p.m.)

will feature Café Musique live on Feb. 14 at

Duane Inglish
dinglish@kcbx.net
Phone: 748-3569

Unity Church
1490 Southwood Dr.
SLO 93401

Cost: $30

ROTARY CLUB OF SAN LUIS OBISPO DE TOLOSA
Worth The Drive
February 14 (8 p.m.)

presents a Valentine's Day concert featuring The Temptations and opener the Damon Castillo Trio in benefit of local youth programs on Feb. 14 at

Cal Poly Performing Arts Center
Phone: 756-4849
http://pacslo.org

Cal Poly Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
SLO

Stage

PAUL REISER
Worth The Drive
February 14 (7:30 p.m.)

presents "Up Close and Personal," a Valentine's stand up performance on Feb. 14 at

Phone: 966-4946
http://lobero.com

Lobero Theatre
33 E. Canon Perdido St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: $29.50, $35, and $50

Learning

CAL POLY
Worth The Drive
February 14 (11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

presents "A Map for the Future: Measuring Radiation Levels" on Feb. 14 from

Phone: 756-7549
http://calpoly.edu

Kennedy Library, Cafe Lounge
Cal Poly
SLO

Special Events

CHOCOLATE, WINE, AND YOGA
February 15 (3 p.m.)

includes a wine and chocolate pairing and yoga for all levels on Feb. 15 at

Vicki Forman
vicki@yogaformankind.com
Phone: 680-6542

130 North Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $35

THE EXPLORATION STATION
Worth The Drive
February 15 (2 to 4 p.m.)

presents "Cupid's Chemistry" including science exploration with candy on Feb. 15 from

youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach

Cost: $45 per person

Concerts

THE SANTA YNEZ VALLEY MASTER CHORALE
February 15 (5:30 to 10 p.m.)

presents the 3rd annual "Mardi Gras" event featuring food, drink, auctions, and live music on Feb. 15 from

Phone: 350-4241
http://syvchorale.org

Solvang Veterans' Memorial Building
1745 Mission Drive
Solvang

Cost: $40

THE CLARK CENTER
Worth The Drive
February 15 (8 p.m.)

presents Canadian folk-fusion band The Duhks on Feb. 15 at

Ticket Box Office
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande

THE SPACES BETWEEN
Worth The Drive
February 15 (3 to 7 p.m.)

present an album release party for the new CD "Let's Leave It At This For Now" featuring a live performance by The Spaces Between, St. Vincent Folk, and Travis T. Warren on Feb. 15 from

Phone: 478-4278

1 Vintage Ranch Road
SLO , CA

Cost: $10

Health

PRENATAL YOGA
Prenatal Yoga
PRENATAL YOGA
February 15 (4:40 p.m.)

teaches how to nurture yourself and baby every on Feb. 15 at

Vicki Forman
vicki@yogaformankind.com
Phone: 680-6542
http://yogaformankind.com

Yoga for Mankind
130 North Broadway, Suite b
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $11

Stage

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
February 16 (2 p.m.)

presents the Dallas Children's Theater performing Stuart Little on Feb. 16 at

artsandlectures.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Learning

THE SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
February 16 (3 p.m.)

presents "Armchair Travels with Nigel McGilchrist: Sailing to Byzantium" on Feb. 16 at

Katrina Carl
kcarl@sbma.net
Phone: 884-6430

Mary Craig Auditorium, Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State St.
Santa Barbara

Concerts

COMMUNITY ARTS MUSIC ASSOCIATION OF SANTA BARBARA, INC.
Worth The Drive
February 17 (8 p.m.)

presents the Bahai Youth Symphony Orchestra in concert on Feb. 17 at

info@camasb.org
Phone: 899-2222
http://camasb.org

The Granada Theatre
1214 State St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: $33, $43, $53, $68, and $88

Stage

OPERA SLO
Worth The Drive
February 17 (6 to 10 p.m.)

holds auditions for "Showboat" on Feb. 17 from

Phone: 541-5369
http://operaslo.org

United Methodist Church
1515 Fredericks Street
SLO 93405

Learning

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
February 18 (8 p.m.)

presents Elizabeth Kobert and her lecture "The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History" on Feb. 18 at

Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: $15, $10 for students

Health

THE BRAILLE INSTITUTE
February 18 (9:30 a.m. to noon)

offerrs free low vision consultations on Feb. 18 from

Phone: 682-6222

Wisdom Center
1414 Broad St.
Santa Maria , CA

THE BRAILLE INSTITUTE
February 18 (9:30 a.m. to noon)

offerrs free low vision consultations on Feb. 18 from

Phone: 682-6222

Wisdom Center
1414 Broad St.
Santa Maria , CA

Stage

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
February 19 (8 p.m.)

presents The Second City and their comedy review "Happily Ever Laughter" on Feb. 19 at

UCSB Arts and Lectures Box Office
meghan.henry@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: $24 to $40, $15 for students

Clubs and Meetings

THE SANTA BARBARA APPLE USERS GROUP
February 19 (6 to 8 p.m.)

holds a general meeting including a talk and Q and A session on Feb. 19 from

Santa Barbara Macintosh Users Group (SBMUG)
vonbs@verizon.net
Phone: 967-2866
http://smug.org

Petrini's
5711 Calle Real
Goleta