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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

February 21 - February 28

Kids and Family

ACT SPRING THEATRE CLASSES
ACT students onstage in Honk! Jr.
ACT SPRING THEATRE CLASSES
(after school)

include classes for all ages and experience levels Feb. 24 through May 8 each day

Kerry DiMaggio
act@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 781-3889, Ext. 14
http://slolittletheatre.org

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
SLO 93401

Cost: $125 to $175, scholarships available

Recreation

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

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

Phone: 714-4927

Santa Maria Transit Center
Miller and Boone Streets
Santa Maria

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

PERFECT PAIRING
February 22 (Call for times)

features "Aha Moment!" with Kevin and Ilda Nelson answering questions on Feb. 22.

Phone: 478-9412

William James Cellars
3640 Sagunto St.
Santa Ynez

Cost: Free

RELAY FOR LIFE
February 22 (Call for times)

team "Love Will Find a Cure" presents it's annual fashion show on Feb. 22.

Phone: 737-0566

Lompoc Elks Lodge
Lompoc , CA

Cost: $35

ECO SLO
Worth The Drive
February 22 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

presents the 12th annual Ecosummit for the Community on Feb. 22 from

programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777
http://ecoslo.org

Grange Hall
2880 Broad St.
SLO

Cost: $5

Concerts

THE MAVERICK SALOON
February 22 (6:30 and 9:30 p.m.)

presents Jeff Bridges and the Abiders in concert Feb. 22 at

Maverick Saloon
Phone: 686-4785

The Maverick Saloon
3687 Sagunto St.
Santa Ynez

Cost: $40

THE CAL POLY MUSIC DEPARTMENT
Worth The Drive
February 22 (8 p.m.)

and the Cal Poly Choirs perform a program featuring choral music from across the glove on Feb. 22 at

Michele Abba
mabba@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4849
http://calpoly.edu

Harman Hall, Cal Poly PAC
1 Grande Ave.
SLO

Cost: $12 and $14

Stage

GABRIEL IGLESIAS
Worth The Drive
February 22 (8 p.m.)

performs his live comedy on Feb. 22 at

http://thearlingtontheatre.com

Arlington Theatre
1317 State St.
Santa Barbara

Learning

SURROGATES AND EGG DONOR INFORMATIONAL MEETING
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SURROGATES AND EGG DONOR INFORMATIONAL MEETING
February 22 (4:30 to 5:30 p.m.)

meets Feb. 22 from

Maile Jarrette
maile@surrogacyinternationalinc.com
Phone: 770-7660
http://surrogacyinternationalinc.com

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

Cost: Free

THE FOURTH ANNUAL YOUTH IN HARMONY FESTIVAL
February 22 (8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.)

is an all-day clinic where junior high, high school, and college students can learn to sing barbershop style harmony on Feb. 22 from

rsmaurer@comcast.net

First United Methodist Church
311 South Broadway
Santa Maria , CA

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
February 22 (3 p.m.)

present Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Michael Moss and his lecture "Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us" on Feb. 22 at

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

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Special Events

SANTA MARIA NOONTIME KIWANIS
February 23 (12:30 p.m.)

presents its 16th annual Kiwanis Trivia Challenge on Feb. 23 with check-in at

drteriwhite@gmail.com
Phone: 310-2564

Abel Maldonado Youth Center
600 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Cost: $80 for adult team, $40 for high school teams

Concerts

RIDERS IN THE SKY
Riders in the Sky
RIDERS IN THE SKY
Worth The Drive
February 23 (3 to 5 p.m.)

presents the concert "Woody's Round Up" live on Feb. 23 from

The Granada Theatre Box Office
boxoffice@granadasb.org
Phone: 899-2222
http://granadasb.org

The Granada Theatre
1214 State St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: $28 to $45

Recreation

RESTORATIVE YOGA AND BEACH CLEANUP
February 23 (9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

starts with a yoga session guided by Trevor Dieterle followed by a beach cleanup on Feb. 23 from

admin@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455

Rancho Guadalupe Beach
Guadalupe , CA

Learning

CONSULAR OUTREACH
February 23 (9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m.)

includes a team from the Philippine Consulate General providing information on a Consular Outreach Program in Lompoc on Feb. 23 with service hours from

http://philippineconsulatela.org

La Purisima Concepcion Parish Hall
213 W. Olive Ave.
Lompoc , CA

GARDENING FROM THE GROUND UP
GARDENING FROM THE GROUND UP
Worth The Drive
February 23 (11 a.m. to noon)

with Marlene Simon, staff horticulturalist from the UC Davis Botanical Conservatory, is an interactive presentation on all things Mediterranean gardening on Feb. 23 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400, Ext. 304

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

THE SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
February 23 (3 p.m.)

presents "Demeter's Choice: A Portrait of My Grandmother as a Young Artist" with Mary Dora on Feb. 23 at

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

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

Clubs and Meetings

ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL OF SANTA MARIA
February 23 (1 to 3 p.m.)

will hold a mebership lunch for prospective members on Feb. 23 from

Phone: 929-1001

Santa Maria Elks Lodge
1309 N. Bradley Road
Santa Maria , CA

Learning

HOMELESSNESS ACTION SUMMIT
Worth The Drive
February 24 (7:30 to 9:30 p.m.)

will feature information, guest speakers, and a round table discussion on Feb. 24 from

Phone: 699-6535

Campbell Hall, USCB
Mesa Road
Isla Vista , CA

Learning

UCSB MULTICULTURAL CENTER
Worth The Drive
February 25 (5 p.m.)

presents a "Diversity Lecture" event titled "The N*!@% Moment: Examining Racist Outbursts in 'Cosmopolitan Canopies'" on Feb. 25 at

UCSB MultiCultural Center
aracely.rodriguez@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-8411

UCSB MultiCultural Center
UCen Road, University Center Room 1504
Santa Barbara

Concerts

PAUL THORN
Worth The Drive
February 27 (7:30 p.m.)

presents a live concert on Feb. 27 at

Phone: 756-4849
http://pacslo.org

Christopher Cohan Performing Arts Center
Cal Poly
SLO

STUART MASON
Worth The Drive
February 27 (6:30 p.m.)

performs live folk music with openers Simon Lynge, and Mikael Pederson on Feb. 27 at

Phone: 773-8300

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach

Health

THE PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP OF SANTA MARIA
February 27 (1 to 3 p.m.)

holds its regular meeting featuring information on Feb. 27 from

Parkinson's Support Group of Santa Maria
smparkie@hotmail.com
Phone: 937-7776

Grace Baptist Church
605 E. McCoy Lane
Santa Maria

Stage

UCSB MULTICULTURAL CENTER
Worth The Drive
February 28 (8 p.m.)

presents the Ramya Harishankar and the Arpana Dance Company on Feb. 28 at

UCSB MultiCultural Center
aracely.rodriguez@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-8411

UCSB MultiCultural Center
UCen Road, University Center Room 1504
Santa Barbara