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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

February 17 - February 24

Concerts

SAX ON THE BEACH
Sax on the Beach Benefit Concert for The American Cancer Society
SAX ON THE BEACH
Worth The Drive
February 17 (3 p.m.)

is performing in it's Third Annual Benefit Concert for The American Cancer Society Relay For Life featuring live jazz and Americana music on Feb. 17 at

Patsy
knitsandstones@hotmail.com
Phone: 202-4269

United Methodist Church
275 Halcyon Road
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $10 suggested donation

Stage

LOBERO LIVE
Worth The Drive
February 17 (2 and 6:30 p.m.)

presents "It's Magic!" featuring a lineup of the best illusionists from the Magic Castle in Hollywood on Feb. 17 at

abertucci@lobero.com
Phone: 963-0761
http://lobero.com

Lobero Theater
33 East Canon Perdido
Santa Barbara 93101

Learning

SBCC CENTER FOR SUSTAINABILITY
Worth The Drive
February 17 (6:30 p.m.)

presents "Leading by Example in Sustainability The UMass Amherst Permaculture Initiative" with Ryan Harb on Feb. 17 at

Margie Bushman
sbpcnet@silcom.com
Phone: 962-2571
http://sbpermaculture.org

SBCC West Campus, Fe Bland Auditorium, BC Forum
800 Block of Cliff Drive
Santa Barbara 93109

Cost: $5 to $10

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
February 17 (10 a.m.)

offers worship services Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday school at 9 a.mAn adult Bible study is Thursday at.

Phone: 937-0339

Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
4465 S. Blosser Road
Santa Maria

Special Events

THE HORSELESS CARRIAGE CLUB OF AMERICA
Worth The Drive
February 19 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

presents a vintage car show featuring people dressed in period costume and live music by the Crustacea Jazz Band on Feb. 19 from

Curtis Reinhardt
Phone: 473-2250
http://hcca.org

Heritage Square Park
Arroyo Grande

Learning

CAL POLY
Worth The Drive
February 20 (7 to 8:15 p.m.)

presents a conversation with 2012 National Teacher of the Year Rebecca Mieliwocki on Feb. 20 from

meguise@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2134
http://soe.calpoly.edu

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

Special Events

THE UCSB CARSEY-WOLF CENTER
Worth The Drive
February 21 (Call for times)

presents the "For Your Consideration" film series on Feb. 21.

george.foulsham@ia.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-2191
http://carseywolf.ucsb.edu/pollock

UCSB Carsey-Wolf Center
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $10, $5 for students

Stage

CAL POLY
Worth The Drive
February 21 (11 a.m. to noon)

presents professor of English at Tribhuvan University in Nepal, Sanjeev Uprety delivering the lecture on "Media, Political PArties, and Politics of Gender in Contemporary Nepal" on Feb. 21 from

kclark@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2506
http://calpoly.edu

Cal Poly Ag Engineering Building No. 8, Room 123
SLO

Kids and Family

PIONEER VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
February 21 (5 to 7 p.m.)

presents its annual "Back-to-School Night" on Feb. 21 from

PVHS Gymnasium
675 Panther Drive
Santa Maria

Learning

UC SANTA BARBARA
Worth The Drive
February 21 (6 p.m.)

presents the 55th annual Carl Snyder Memorial Lecture with George Borjas on Feb. 21 at

UC Santa Barbara
andrea.estrada@ia.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-4620

UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara

Health

FREE FOOD
Ongoing
February 21 (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

Special Events

AMATEUR BOXING SHOW
Santa Maria PAL Amateur Boxing Shoq
AMATEUR BOXING SHOW
February 22 (7 p.m.)

by the Police Activities League is Feb. 22 with doors open at 6 p.m. and first bout at

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 252

Minami Community Center
600 W. Enos
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $5 presale, $10 at the door

Learning

BEGINNING DRAWING WITH LARRY LE BRANE
Learn to Draw with an easy approach!
BEGINNING DRAWING WITH LARRY LE BRANE
Worth The Drive
February 22 (9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

explores drawing using an easy 'right-brain' approach Feb. 1 through March 15 on Fridays from

Wes Martin
phillip_martin@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3131, Ext. 2103
http://communityprograms.net

Cuesta College
Highway 1
SLO 93401

Cost: $112

Concerts

A PURIM CELEBRATION AND PRAISE CONCERT
February 23 (3 p.m.)

featuring the music of Vince and Deborah Kline is Feb. 23 a

info@olivebranchtalmidim.com
Phone: 878-2431
http://deborahkline-iantorno.com

Orcutt Presbyterian Church
993 Patterson Road
Orcutt , CA

Learning

THE CENTRAL COAST MEMORIAL SOCIETY
Worth The Drive
February 23 (1:30 p.m.)

annual meeting including an informational meeting Green Burials with Shari Wolf on Feb. 23 at

Phone: 544-1726
http://greenburialbouldercounty.org

First Congregational Church
11245 Los Osos Valley Road
SLO , CA

Concerts

THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Marley’s Ghost
THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
February 24 (2:30 p.m.)

presents Marley's Ghost performing reggae to blues to stone country on Feb. 24 at

info@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/marleys-ghost/

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $25, $20 for members

Kids and Family

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY YMCA
February 24 (Call for times)

holds registration for Youth Soccer for kids ages 3 to 9 on through Feb. 24.

Phone: 937-8521

Santa Maria Valley YMCA
3400 Skyway Drive
Santa Maria

Cost: $80, $60 for members

Art

THE BRUSH AND PALETTE ART GROUP
February 24 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

is hosting their annual art show and sale featuring an hourly demonstration and a raffle to win a gift basket on Feb. 24 from

Marilyn Dover Benson
donaldbenson2@mac.com
Phone: 314-2202
http://fineartbymarilyn.com

Brush and Palette Art Show
1087 Clubhouse Drive
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: Free

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
February 24 (10 a.m.)

offers worship services Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday school at 9 a.mAn adult Bible study is Thursday at.

Phone: 937-0339

Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
4465 S. Blosser Road
Santa Maria