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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

March 6 - March 13

Learning

THE SANTA YNEZ VALLEY NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY
March 7 (7 p.m.)

presents director of the Sedgwick Reserve Kate McCurdy delivering the lecture "Bears of the Chaparral" on March 7 at

synature@west.net
Phone: 693-5683
http://synature.org

Solvang Library
1745 Mission Drive
Solvang

Health

FREE FOOD
Ongoing
March 7 (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

2ND FRIDAY FLICKS
March 8 (1:30 p.m.)

presents a screening of "Freedom Writers Diary" with Hilary Swank followed by an optional book and film discussion on March 8 at

Cathy Rudolph
cathyrudolph@hotmail.com
Phone: 735-6566

Grossman Gallery, Lompoc Public Library
501 E. North Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
March 8 (6:30 p.m.)

features a screening of "The Ride" and "Storm Surfers 3D" on March 8 at

stephanie@thepressroom.com
Phone: 546-3456
http://slofilmfest.org

Freemont Theatre
SLO

Stage

CAL POLY WIND BANDS'
Worth The Drive
March 8 (Call for times)

presents a production of "Robin Hood" showing April 5 through 7.

Cal Poly Ticket Box Office
pac.calpoly@gmail.com
Phone: 756-4849
http://pacslo.org

Harman Hall, Cal Poly
1 Grand Ave.
SLO 93407

Cost: $10

Learning

BEGINNING DRAWING WITH LARRY LE BRANE
Learn to Draw with an easy approach!
BEGINNING DRAWING WITH LARRY LE BRANE
Worth The Drive
March 8 (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

Special Events

CINDERELLA'S CLOSET
March 9 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is a place where young women can come and find their gently-used dream dress to wear to their prom or formal dance. The dresses are collected, cleaned up, displayed, and available to girls free of charge. The event is March 9 from

Ali Degraffenreed
adegraffenreed@gmail.com

Element Church
3596 Skyway Dr.
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

THE LOMPOC FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION
March 9 (5:30 p.m.)

presents the "Fire and Ice Ball" featuring a no-host bar, dinner, wine, music, dancing, and live and silent auctions on March 9 at

Arleen Lewis
arleenlewis061@verizon.net
Phone: 705-2405

Elks Lodge
905 East Ocean
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $50

THE SANTA MARIA WORD WIZARDS'
March 9 (12:30 to 2:30 p.m.)

present a book signing event featuring books by local authors in several genre on March 9 from

Phone: 929-2140

Cafe Noir
1555 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

Concerts

BIRDIE
Birdie - Music For The Kid In Everyone!
BIRDIE
March 9 (11 a.m.)

performs a live children's music concert featuring a musical take-home craft on March 9 at

Teresa Gasca-Burk
birdietunes@yahoo.com
Phone: 440-5352
http://birdietunes.com

Toy Zoo
1930 S. Broadway Ave.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

SAN LUIS OBISPO YOUTH SYMPHONY SPRING CONCERT
Worth The Drive
March 9 (7 p.m.)

presents a concert featuring guest soloist Joseph Wyer on March 9 at

SLO Symphony
staff@slosymphony.com
Phone: 543-3533
http://sloyouthsymphony.org

Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $5 to $15

Learning

GOPHERS, VOLES, AND MOLES
GOPHERS, VOLES, AND MOLES
Worth The Drive
March 9 (2 p.m.)

features County Farm Adviser Tamara Kleeman helping identify and problem solve pest issues on March 9 at 1 p.m. with a docent led hike at

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

Health

ALTRUSA OF THE CENTRAL COAST
March 9 (9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

along with WonHeart presents "5 Ways to Complete Health" on March 9 from

Phone: 714-1025
http://wonheartinfo.org

Souza Student Center
708 S. Miller
Santa Maria

Concerts

CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT
March 10 (3 p.m.)

features three local ensemble: the JB Quartet, Santa Maria Winds Quintet, and the Maestro Brass Quintet on March 10 at

First United Methodist Church
311 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

Cost: $10, $5 for seniors and students

Learning

ALLAN HANCOCK COLLEGE
Worth The Drive
March 10 (1 to 3 p.m.)

and the SLO International Film Festival presents "How to get a job in Film and TV" on March 10 from

http://slofilmfest.org

Downtown Centre Cinema
888 Marsh St.
SLO

Cost: $10, $8 for students

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
March 10 (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

Learning

THE NATIONAL COLLEGE OF TECHNICAL INSTRUCTION
Worth The Drive
March 12 (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.)

offers a "Paramedic" class running March 12 through Sept. 24 on Tuesdays and Fridays from

Phone: (888) 609-6284

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