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Should Buellton put an electronic billboard along Highway 101?

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Aren't there laws against that?
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I don't live there; I don't care.

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April 14 - April 21

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 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

Recreation

WESTMONT COLLEGE
Worth The Drive
April 14 (10:30 p.m.)

presents a free public viewing of the upcoming total lunar eclipse at the Westmont Observatory on April 14 starting at

Westmont College
scraig@westmont.edu
Phone: 565-6040
http://westmont.edu

Westmont College
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara

Kids and Family

NIGHT OF A THOUSAND STARS
April 17 (6:30 p.m.)

with storyteller Jim Cogan is April 17 at

Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Altrusa Theater, Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Clubs and Meetings

THE DEMOCRATIC CLUB OF SANTA MARIA VALLEY
April 17 (7 p.m.)

will include a talk by Yvonne Cudney of the Legal Aid Foundation on April 17 at

Phone: 349-2708

International House of Pancakes
202 Nicholson Ave.
Santa Maria

Special Events

THE SANTA MARIA ELKS RODEO QUEEN AND RODEO KICK-OFF AND AUCTION
April 19 (5 p.m.)

is the beginning of the rodeo season celebrated with dinner and live music on April 19 starting at

elksrodeo@elksrec.com
Phone: 925-4125

Elks Lodge
1309 North Bradley Road
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $25

AVILA BEACH EASTER FESTIVAL
Avila Beach Community Center Easter Festival
AVILA BEACH EASTER FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
April 19 (10 to 11:30 a.m.)

features family fun on April 19 from

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

UKELELE VIRTUOSO BEN AHN
Ben Ahn
UKELELE VIRTUOSO BEN AHN
Worth The Drive
April 19 (7 p.m.)

will perform in concert on April 19 at

Yvette Antonio
hoapili.pomaikai.aloha@gmail.com
Phone: 878-6793
http://santamariahula.org

The Hideout Cafe
338B Tefft St.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $20

Concerts

THE STANDING SUN CONCERT SERIES
LIVE in the Winery
THE STANDING SUN CONCERT SERIES
Worth The Drive
April 19 (7 to 10 p.m.)

features Ivory DeVille in concert on April 19 from

Candia Flynn
candia@standingsunwines.com
Phone: 693-9413
http://standingsunwines.com/LIVE-in-the-Winery-Ticket-Sale-41914_p_355.html

Standing Sun Wines
92 Second St.
Buellton 93427

Cost: $10 to $15

Kids and Family

EASTER EGG HUNTS
April 19 (.11 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

for ages 11 and under is April 19 from

Laura Perez
lperez@riverbench.com
Phone: 937-8340

Riverbench Winery
6020 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $10

THE CITY OF PISMO BEACH
Worth The Drive
April 19 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

presents the annual Easter Egg Hunt event on April 19 from

Colleen Ghiglia
cghiglia@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7063

Dinosaur Caves Park
760 Mattie Road
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

THE CITY OF PISMO BEACH RECREATION DIVISION
Worth The Drive
April 19 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

presents its annual "Easter Egg-Stravaganza" event with hunt times for different age groups April 19 from

Phone: 773-7063
http://pismobeach.org

Dinosaur Caves Park
Pismo Beach

Health

YOGA FOR MANKIND
Clarity and Insight A Spring Yin & Restorative Workshop
YOGA FOR MANKIND
April 19 (1 p.m.)

presents a "Spring Yin and Restorative Workshop" on April 19 at

Vicki Forman
vicki@yogaformankind.com
Phone: 680-6542
http://yogaformankind.com

Yoga for Mankind
130 North Broadway, Suite B
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $30

Special Events

LOMPOC SPRING ARTS FESTIVAL
April 20 (2:15 to 3:45 p.m.)

will feature artisans sharing their work as well as live music by the Anything's Possible Band performing on April 20 from

Jenny Brodeth D.
jenbrodes@aol.com
Phone: 264-5971

Lompoc Spring Arts Festival
Ryon Park
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

STRREEETCH YOUR DOLLAR
April 20 (9 to 10:30 a.m.)

is an Easter Sunday Yoga Flow Foodbank benefit event on April 20 from

Nicole Donati
nicole@treetopyoga.net
Phone: 266-6391
http://treetopyoga.net

Treetop Yoga
2771 Santa Maria Way, Ste. C
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $20 suggested donation

Learning

YOGA FOR MANKIND
Yoga 101 Workshop
YOGA FOR MANKIND
April 20 (2 p.m.)

presents a Yoga 101 workshop teaching poses and breathing to relax on April 20 at

Vicki Forman
vicki@yogaformankind.com
Phone: 680-6542
http://yogaformankind.com

Yoga for Mankind
130 North Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $30

Spiritual

THE CITY CHURCH CENTRAL COAST
April 20 (7 a.m.)

offers a "Community Sunrise Service" and free breakfast event on April 20 at

Phone: 929-8990
http://thecitycc.org

Nipomo High School Amphitheater
Nipomo , CA

Recreation

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
April 21 (Call for times)

offers aquatic classes starting on April 21.

mvandekamp@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 372
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Paul Nelson Aquatic Center
South McClelland Street
Santa Maria