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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

March 9 - March 16

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

Santa Barbara , CA

Concerts

THE CUVÉE BISTRO AND CHAMPAGNE BAR
THE CUVÉE BISTRO AND CHAMPAGNE BAR
Worth The Drive
March 14 (4 to 7 p.m.)

presents Jon Stephen Tropical Brazilian Guitar featuring fine cuisine and champagne on March 14 from

Laine
info@cuveechampagnebar.com
Phone: 595-2245
http://cuveechampagnebar.com

Cuvee Bistro and Champagne Bar
550 1st Street, Unit A
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

Learning

BEGINNING DRAWING WITH LARRY LE BRANE
Learn to Draw with an easy approach!
BEGINNING DRAWING WITH LARRY LE BRANE
Worth The Drive
March 15 (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

32ND ANNUAL STRIKE OUT STIGMA BOWL-A-THON
32ND ANNUAL STRIKE OUT STIGMA BOWL-A-THON
March 16 (4 p.m.)

is a great way to have fun, enjoy friendly competition, and support Transitions Menatal Health Association programs in Northern Santa Barbara County. The event is March 16 at

Lesta Travis
ltravis@t-mha.org
Phone: 540-6511
http://t-mha.org/main/main_bt.html

Rancho Bowl
128 E. Donovan Road
Santa Maria 93422

Cost: $100 pledge per bowler

CAMBRIA ESTATE WINERY
March 16 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

presents a St. Patrick's Day themed event featuring wine, food, and live Irish music on March 16 from

laura.perez@cambriawines.com
Phone: 938-7335
http://cambriawines.com

Cambria Estate Winery
Santa Maria

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ST. PATRICK'S DAY CAR SHOW
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KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ST. PATRICK'S DAY CAR SHOW
March 16 (10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

is the 2nd Annual Car Show featuring cars, trucks, vendors, and live music with proceeds to support the Church on March 16 from

James Jepsen
james@jamesjepsen.com
Phone: 878-1739
http://kofc11137.org

St. Louis de Montfort Church
5075 Harp Road
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free to public

CENTRAL COAST'S ANNUAL WOMEN'S SYMPOSIUM
Annual Women's Symposium with Dr. Jean Houston!
CENTRAL COAST'S ANNUAL WOMEN'S SYMPOSIUM
Worth The Drive
March 16 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

features a morning session with Dr. Jean Houston and her talk "Renaissance of Spirit and the New Identity of Women" and afternoon sessions featuring "Facilitated Break-out Sessions and Panel Discussion With Experts" on March 16 from

Laura Grace
spiritualcircle@spiritualcircle.org
Phone: 540-1058
http://spiritualcircle.org/symposium

San Luis Coastal District Adult School
1500 Lizzie St.
SLO 93401

Cost: $85

SPRING FUNDRAISER PLANT SALE
SPRING FUNDRAISER PLANT SALE
Worth The Drive
March 16 (9 a.m.)

by the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden will feature a variety of plants for sale on March 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a members only hour starting at

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/plant-sale

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Concerts

BLUEGRASS WEST
Worth The Drive
March 16 (8 p.m.)

presents a concert of American bluegrass, folk, and early country music with Peter Feldmann, Tom Lee, and David West on March 16 at

peter@bluegrasswest.com
Phone: 688-9894
http://bluegrasswest.com

Presidio Chapel
123 E. Canon St.
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $15, $12 for members

Stage

THE SOLVANG VILLAGE FOLK DANCERS
March 16 (1 to 3 p.m.)

present a live street performance on March 16 from

dancers@svfolkdance.com

Corner of Alisal and Copenhagen
Solvang , CA

THE CLARK CENTER
Worth The Drive
March 16 (8 p.m.)

presents the "Best of the San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy Competition" on March 16 at

Clark Center Box Office
info@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center for the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $29 to $45