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March 15

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

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 SANTA BARBARA COUNTY ARTS COMMISSION
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

presents the exhibit "Pursuit of Passion: Early Santa Barbara Women Artists" showing through Feb. 20, 2015.

ferri@sbartsscommission.org
Phone: 568-3994
http://sbartscommission.org

Santa Barbara City Hall, De La Guerra Plaza
Santa Barbara

Clubs and Meetings

FRENCH HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
(5 to 6 p.m.)

offers a free diabetes support group on 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

Special Events

COMMUNITY SHAMROCK SHUFFLE WALK
March 15 (10 a.m.)

will include hidden shamrocks along the walking path on March 15 at

Phone: 925-0951
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Hagerman Sports Complex
3300 Skyway Dr.
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

LOMPOC MCDONALD'S
LOMPOC MCDONALD'S
March 15 (1 to 3 p.m.)

holds a grand re-opening of its play place on March 15 from

Brittany Conklin
bconklin@riester.com
Phone: (602) 462-2260

McDonald's
835 North H St.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

LOS ALAMOS MERCHANT SOCIETY
March 15 (5 to 8 p.m.)

presents its Third Saturday event featuring special events presented by Los Alamos merchants with the theme "Duets" on March 15 from

Casa Dumetz Wines
smee@casadumetzwines.com
Phone: 344-1900

Los Alamos
Bell Street
Los Alamos 93440

THE CENTRAL COAST BABY EXPO
March 15 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

features raffles prizes, photo contest, emergency preparedness information, fingerprinting, and safety seat installations on March 15 from

Santa Maria Fairpark
Phone: 925-8824, Ext. 107
http://santamariapark.com

Santa Maria Fairpark
Santa Maria

Nightlife

THE HISTORIC SANTA MARIA INN
March 15 (8 to 11 p.m.)

presents live music in the Tap Room featuring a performance by Drive-In Romeos on March 15 from

salesdirector@santamariainn.com
Phone: 346-7900
http://santamariainn.com

Historic Santa Maria Inn, Tap Room
801 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

Recreation

SPECIAL OLYMPICS NORTH REGIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
March 15 (10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

happens March 15 with an opening reception at 9:30 a.m. and with the competition from

Sunset Ridge Golf Course
1424 Fairway Ave.
Santa Maria

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
March 15 (9 a.m.)

offers a free Pickleball Clinic on March 15 beginning at

dsmitherman@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 263
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Abel Maldonado Youth Center
South McClelland
Santa Maria

OUTSIDE IN NATURE PLAY DAY
Ongoing
March 15 (8:30 a.m. to noon)

include nature walks, projects, guest speakers, and wildlife interaction on the third Saturday of the month starting March 15 from

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 260
http://cityofsantamaria.org/LosFloresRanchPark.shtml

Los Flores Ranch Park
Highway 101
Santa Maria

Cost: Free