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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

February 17 - February 24

Kids and Family

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY RAILWAY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
(noon to 4 p.m.)

features a locomotive, boxcar, caboose, railroad artifacts and diorama on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from

Phone: 714-4927

Santa Maria Transit Center
Miller and Boone Streets
Santa Maria

THE BUELLTON LIBRARY
(4 to 5 p.m.)

presents ReadAloud, a play-reading group for adults, teens and children nine and up, every Friday from

Phone: 688-3115

Buellton Library
140 W. Hwy 246
Buellton 93427

Cost: Free

THE WILDLING MUSEUM
Ongoing
(2 p.m.)

presents KidKraft, a series of monthly art classes for children to create nature-inspired crafts or environmentally friendly projects, every second Saturday at

Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
1511-B Mission Drive
Solvang 93463

Cost: $5

Learning

THE SOLVANG LIBRARY
(10 to 10:50 a.m.)

presents Ted and Conversation, a new event that screens an inspiring or thought-provoking 18-minute talk from the TED Talks series. Afterwards, the audience explores the topic together over tea and coffee. The program is every third Thursday from

solvanglibrary@santabarbaraca.gov
Phone: 688-4214

Solvang Library
1745 Mission Drive
Solvang 93463

Cost: Free

SANTA BARBARA VILLAGE
Worth The Drive
(2 to 3:30 p.m. )

presents the Empowered Aging Monthly Lecture Series, which requires reservations since seating is limited, every second Tuesday from

Cyndi Pipes
coordinator@sbvillage.org
Phone: 729-5038

University Club of Santa Barbara
1332 Santa Barbara St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: Free

Clubs and Meetings

TRI CITY SOUND CHORUS OF SWEET ADELINES INTERNATIONAL
(6:45 to 9:30 p.m.)

welcomes all women who are interested in learning about barbershop-style music, singing and performing to rehearsals every Thursday from

Sweet Adelines International
Phone: 736-7572

Lutheran Church of Our Savior
4725 S. Bradley Road
Orcutt 93455

Spiritual

THE CITY CHURCH CENTRAL COAST
(10 a.m.)

holds youth services for junior high and high school students on Monday nights at 6:30 p.m. at Faith Life Community Church, 726 W. Tefft. St. General services are every Sunday at

info@thecitycc.org
Phone: 929-8990
http://thecitycc.org

Nipomo High School
525 N. Thompson Ave.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

Special Events

CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
February 17 (Call for times)

members are selling their world-famous mints, almond caramel clusters, Almond Roca, P-Nuttles and trail mix for $5 per box until Feb. 20.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 235-0819
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Central Coast

Cost: $5/box

THE SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
February 17 (4 p.m.)

presents a screening of "Me Before You" (rated PG-13) Feb. 17 at

Youth Services
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Learning

DEMYSTIFYING REQUIRED MINIMUM DISTRIBUTION
February 17 (Call for times)

is an opportunity to learn on Feb. 17.

Carol Chybowski
cchybowski@hotmail.com
Phone: 254-4416

Buellton Community Center, Room A
301 2nd St.
Buellton 93427

Cost: Free

USEFUL PLANTS TALK
USEFUL PLANTS TALK
Worth The Drive
February 17 (6 to 7:30 p.m.)

is an opportunity to join Tellur Fenner, herbalist of the Blue Wind Botanical Medicine Clinic, for an in-depth look at the useful species growing in your own backyard on Feb. 17 from

Lindsey Collinsworth
lcollinsworth@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

Special Events

CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
February 18 (Call for times)

members are selling their world-famous mints, almond caramel clusters, Almond Roca, P-Nuttles and trail mix for $5 per box until Feb. 20.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 235-0819
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Central Coast

Cost: $5/box

Concerts

O'SULLIVAN'S WRECKING BALL
February 18 (9 p.m. to 1 a.m.)

is the longtime venue's last concert before a big remodel and renaming. The show features Hayley and the Crushers, Joe Kidd and The Gash, and The Dogons performing live on Feb. 18.

O'Sullivan's Pub
633 E. Main St.
Santa Maria , CA

THE CLARK CENTER
Worth The Drive
February 18 (8 p.m.)

presents Pam Tillis on Feb. 18 at

Dave
dave@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444

Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $39 to $60

THE SWING SHIFT BAND
Worth The Drive
February 18 (6:30 to 9 p.m.)

performs their funky classic rock Feb. 18 from

http://swingshiftband.net

Bill's Place
112 E. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

Kids and Family

THE BUELLTON LIBRARY
February 18 (2 to 3:40 p.m.)

presents the PG-rated movie "The Great Gilly Hopkins" on Feb. 18 from

Phone: 688-3115

Buellton Library
140 W. Hwy 246
Buellton 93427

Cost: Free

Recreation

ESCONDIDO SPUR LOOKOUT HIKE
February 18 (noon to 2 p.m.)

is a guided event which boasts views of the lake and surrounding hillsides. The hike is strenuous; bring water, wear sturdy shoes, and meet at Arboleda Group Day Use Area. Rain cancels event, which is Feb. 18 from

rwemple@co.slo.ca.us
Phone: 788-2381

Lopez Lake
6800 Lopez Lake
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $10 per vehicle

THE COLOR VIBE 5K
THE COLOR VIBE 5K
February 18 (9 to 11 a.m.)

is an opportunity to get blasted with color while running Feb. 18 from

The Color Crew
support@thecolorvibe.com
Phone: 435-554-0134
http://thecolorvibe.com/santamaria.php

Santa Maria Elks Unocal Event Center
4040 S. Hwy 101
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $29.99

Learning

THE GUADALUPE-NIPOMO DUNES CENTER
February 18 (10 a.m.)

presents an opportunity to join Shirley Boydstun on a walk around Guadalupe, where she will discuss points of interest and its history. The Guadalupe Walk and Talk is Feb. 18 at

Gaby
volunteer@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455
http://dunescenter.org

Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe St.
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: Free, donation suggested

ART CENTER MORRO BAY
Double Wrapped Wire Jewelry Workshop
ART CENTER MORRO BAY
Worth The Drive
February 18 (10 a.m. to noon)

presents an opportunity to learn how to turn double-wire wrapped sea glass into earrings and pendants with Joan Martin-Fee on Feb. 18 from

artcenter.morrobay@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2504
http://artcentermorrobay.org

Art Center Morro Bay
835 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $45 to $55

Spiritual

WISDOM READINGS
February 18 (noon)

are provided by AnnKathleen, a body, mind and soul mentor with Divine Inspiration. Discounts from 25 to 30 percent are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays at

AnnKathleen
divine.inspiration_coaching@yahoo.com
Phone: 598-1509
http://divining.weebly.com

Divine Inspiration
947 E. Orange St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $25 to $85

Special Events

CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
February 19 (Call for times)

members are selling their world-famous mints, almond caramel clusters, Almond Roca, P-Nuttles and trail mix for $5 per box until Feb. 20.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 235-0819
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Central Coast

Cost: $5/box

Concerts

FLAMENCO: FROM MOROCCO TO SPAIN
FLAMENCO: FROM MOROCCO TO SPAIN
Worth The Drive
February 19 (7 p.m.)

is an intimate evening exploring the origins of the haunting art of flamenco on Feb. 19 at

Steynberg Gallery
steynberggallery@gmail.com
Phone: 547-0278

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
SLO 93401

Cost: $25

Special Events

CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST
February 20 (Call for times)

members are selling their world-famous mints, almond caramel clusters, Almond Roca, P-Nuttles and trail mix for $5 per box until Feb. 20.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 235-0819
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Central Coast

Cost: $5/box

Nightlife

FIGUEROA MOUNTAIN
February 20 (11 a.m. to 9 p.m.)

presents Military Monday discounts to any customer with a valid military I.D. every Monday from

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company
560 E. Betteravia, Suite B
Santa Maria 93454

Dance Lessons

BALLROOM BASICS
Worth The Drive
February 20 (7:15 p.m.)

welcomes all levels every Monday at

Derrick
derrick.curtis05@yahoo.com
Phone: 450-2498
http://dancingwithderrick.com/group-lessons

Santa Barbara Dance Center
127 W. Canon Perdido St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: $20

Kids and Family

KIDS WII PLAY
February 20 (4 p.m.)

is a free-for-all afternoon of gaming for kids through age 12 and their parents on Feb. 20 at

Youth Services
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Kids and Family

AFTERNOON STORY TIME
February 21 (3:30 p.m.)

is a special program featuring stories, movies and crafts for children aged six and up every Tuesday at

Youth Services
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Learning

KARPELES MANUSCRIPT MUSEUM
Worth The Drive
February 21 (7 to 8:30 p.m.)

presents Dr. Richard Hansen, renowned specialist in the early Maya, on Feb. 21 from

Phone: 818-669-8435

Karpeles Museum
21 W. Anapamu St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Spiritual

WISDOM READINGS
February 21 (noon)

are provided by AnnKathleen, a body, mind and soul mentor with Divine Inspiration. Discounts from 25 to 30 percent are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays at

AnnKathleen
divine.inspiration_coaching@yahoo.com
Phone: 598-1509
http://divining.weebly.com

Divine Inspiration
947 E. Orange St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $25 to $85

Kids and Family

DROP-IN STORY TIME
February 22 (10:30 a.m.)

is an opportunity for preschoolers aged three to five to enjoy stories, music and family fun every Wednesday at

Youth Services
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

PENGUINS ON PARADE STORY TIME
February 22 (12:30 p.m.)

provides an independent environment for preschoolers aged three to five. Pre-registration for the entire six-week session is required. The program is every Wednesday at

Youth Services
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

THE SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
February 22 (4 to 6 p.m.)

invites the public to a game night on Feb. 22 from

Phone: 925-0994, Ext. 8562
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Santa Maria Public Library, Shepard Hall
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

THE SOLVANG LIBRARY
February 22 (10:30 a.m.)

presents Music Together, a program for babies, toddlers and preschoolers and their accompanying adults, on Feb. 22 at

solvanglibrary@santabarbaraCA.gov
Phone: 688-4214

Solvang Library
1745 Mission Dr.
Solvang 93463

Recreation

THE SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
February 22 (1 to 2:30 p.m.)

offers the Adult Coloring Program on Feb. 22 from

Phone: 925-0994, Ext. 8562

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Learning

THE BUENA VISTA BEAUTIFIERS
February 22 (10 to 11 a.m.)

host a free webinar viewing from the City Parks Alliance about urban forestry in parks with several speaker on Feb. 22.

vps805@gmail.com

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria , CA

Special Events

SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
February 23 (6 to 7:30 p.m.)

presents a commemorative event for the 75th anniversary of the internment of Japanese Americans on Feb. 23.

Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Concerts

THE CHUMASH CASINO RESORT
February 23 (8 p.m.)

presents Creedance Clearwater Revisited on Feb. 23 at

Chumash Casino Resort
Phone: 1-800-CHUMASH
http://chumashcasino.com

Chumash Casino Resort
3400 E. Highway 246
Santa Ynez 93460

Nightlife

LOUIE B'S
February 23 (9 p.m.)

hosts DJ Vega playing party hits every Thursday at

DJ Vega
vegat805@aol.com
Phone: 478-3980

Louie B's
213 E. Main St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Kids and Family

TODDLER STORY TIME
February 23 (10 a.m.)

helps children aged one through three learn and grow through stories, movement and music. Pre-registration for the entire six-week session is required. The program runs every Thursday at

Youth Services
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

THE SOLVANG LIBRARY
February 23 (noon to 6 p.m.)

presents Board Game Days on Feb. 23 from

Phone: 688-3115

Buellton Library
140 W. Hwy 246
Buellton 93427

Cost: Free

Learning

MR. TROMBLY'S PASTEL MAGIC
MR. TROMBLY'S PASTEL MAGIC
Worth The Drive
February 23 (1 to 4 p.m.)

is an opportunity to learn to paint landscape, seascape, pet portraits and more with soft pastel through Feb. 23. Classes are every Monday from

Art Center Morro Bay
artcenter.morrobay@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2504
http://artcentermorrobay.org

Art Center Morro Bay
835 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $30 to $35

THE NUCLEAR AGE PEACE FOUNDATION
Worth The Drive
February 23 (7 p.m.)

presents the 16th Annual Frank K. Lecture on Humanity's Future with Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick on Feb. 23 at

Phone: 965-3443
http://lobero.com

Lobero Theatre
33 E. Canon Perdido St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Spiritual

MEDITATIONS ON LOVE: THE GREAT VEHICLE
February 23 (6 to 7 p.m.)

is offered every Thursday from

Mahakankala Buddhist Center
info@meditationinsantabarbara.org
Phone: 563-6000
http://meditationinsantabarbara.org/meditation-in-santa-maria

Santa Maria YMCA
3400 Skyway Dr.
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $10

Kids and Family

THE BUELLTON LIBRARY
February 24 (noon to 5 p.m.)

presents Board Game Days on Feb. 24 from

Phone: 688-3115

Buellton Library
140 W. Hwy 246
Buellton 93427

Cost: Free

Spiritual

LECTURE SERIES: MEDITATION
LECTURE SERIES: MEDITATION
February 24 (7 to 9 p.m.)

are monthly lectures on key components of the Buddhist faith. The next installment is Feb. 24 from

Mahakankala Buddhist Center
info@meditationinsantabarbara.org
Phone: 563-6000
http://meditationinsantabarbara.org/event/lecture-series-meditation

Mahakankala Buddhist Center
508 Brinkerhoff Ave.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: $15




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