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March 8

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
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

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

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 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

EDIBLE LANDSCAPING
EDIBLE LANDSCAPING
March 8 (1 to 3 p.m.)

at the SLO Botanical Garden teaches how to combine form and function in your yard by using plants as stunning design features on March 8 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
lcollinsworth@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

THE FIVE CITIES DOG PARK ASSOCIATION
Worth The Drive
March 8 (8 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

holds its annual garage sale on March 8 from

info@fivecitiesdogpark.org
http://fivecitiesdogpark.org

Elm Street Park Pavilion
Arroyo Grande

THE SANTA BARBARA DOLL CLUB SHOW AND SALE
Worth The Drive
March 8 (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is the 52nd annual show including collectible dolls, toys, books, and doll-related items on March 8 from

Phone: 733-1261

Warren Hall
Las Positas and Highway 101
Santa Barbara 93105

Cost: $5, free for kids

Concerts

CLASSICS IN THE COHAN
CLASSICS IN THE COHAN
Worth The Drive
March 8 (8 p.m.)

by the SLO Symphony features Holsts' "The Planets" on March 8 at

Lisa Nauful
lisa@slosymphony.com
Phone: 543-3533
http://slosymphony.com

Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
SLO 93405

Cost: $20 to $75

Learning

WONHEART AND ALTRUSA OF THE CENTRAL COAST
March 8 (10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

presents "Empower Yourself By Inspiring Change" for women and girls ages 13 and up featuring guest speakers Andrea C. Wasko, Carrie Asuncion, and RaChell Jahn on March 8 from

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

UDW Union Hall
402 S. Miller St.
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $20, $20 for mothers with duaghters, free for teens