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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

April 19 - April 26

Farmers Markets

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8 to 10:30 a.m.)

features the "Thursday night SLO County Farmers' Market" featuring produce, food, nonprofits, political groups, kids activities, and live entertainment on Thursdays from 6:10 to 9 p.m., downtown SLO. A morning farmers' market featuring fresh produce is Saturday from

http://slocountyfarmers.org

Gottschalk's Parking Lot
SLO

Clubs and Meetings

SANTA MARIA COIN CLUB
(7 p.m.)

holds its monthly meeting every third Wednesday of the month at

Santa Maria Coin Club
Phone: 937-1250

Edward Community Center
809 Panther Drive
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA MEN'S CLUB
(8:30 a.m.)

meets for breakfast and a guest speaker the second Tuesday of each month at

Santa Maria Men's Club
atdulaney@comcast.net
Phone: 937-1499, 937-0355

Ambrosia Restaurant
122 E. Boone St.
Santa Maria

Learning

CALIFORNIA COMMUNITIES RISING AGAINST FRACKING
Worth The Drive
April 19 (6 to 9 p.m.)

meets on April 19 from

350SantaBarbara@gmail.com
Phone: 865-2231
http://globalexchange.org/communityrights/fracking/tour

Santa Barbara Public Library, Faulkner Gallery
40 E. Anapamu St.
Santa Barbara

Special Events

3RD ANNUAL ROYAL FAMILY KIDS
3RD ANNUAL ROYAL FAMILY KIDS
April 20 (6 p.m.)

dinner, dance, live auction, and live music by Dave Stamey is a benefit to help local foster children ages 6 to 12 on April 20 at

Diane Rae
santamariarfkc@gmail.com
Phone: 264-0731
http://santamaria.royalfamilyKIDS.org

Fountain Pavilion at the Santa Maria Fairpark
937 South Thornburg St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $45

CALIFORNIA ENERGY ACTION SUMMIT
California Energy Action Summit
CALIFORNIA ENERGY ACTION SUMMIT
April 20 (8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

brings together national energy experts in a dialogue about energy and California's future economic well-being on April 20 from

Chris Slaughter
info@calenergysummit.org
Phone: (701) 335-4498
http://calenergysummit.org

Santa Ynez Marriott
555 McMurray Road
Buellton 93427

Cost: $125

HANDS ACROSS SANTA MARIA VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT FAIR
April 20 (11 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

will feature volunteers on hand to talk about the various volunteer openings in their organizations on April 20 from

Brandi
bdias@sbfoundation.org

Cost: Free

RELAY FOR LIFE
Relay for Life Fundraiser
RELAY FOR LIFE
April 20 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

"The Walking Warriors" present a car show fundraiser on April 20 from

Jodi Radford
jodiradford@hotmail.com
Phone: 714-3615

Rooney's Irish Pub
Orcutt

Cost: Free

BEDFORD WINERY AND CASA DUMETZ WINES
Not Your Mother's Grilled Cheese Event
BEDFORD WINERY AND CASA DUMETZ WINES
Worth The Drive
April 20 (5 to 7 p.m.)

presents "Not Your Mother's Grilled Cheese" on April 20 from

Helen Daniels
helen@bedfordwinery.com
Phone: 344-2107
http://bedfordwinery.com/?page_id=9

Bedford Winery Tasting Room and Courtyard
448 Bell Street
Los Alamos 93440

Cost: $15

FARM STORE AT CAL POLY OPEN HOUSE
Farm Store Flyer
FARM STORE AT CAL POLY OPEN HOUSE
Worth The Drive
April 20 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

will feature student grown and processed foods on April 20 from

Brea Haller
bthaller@calpoly.edu
Phone: (760) 562-1316
http://facebook.com/calpolyfarmstore

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
1 Grand Avenue, Farm Shop (Cornier of Highland and Via Carta)
SLO 93410

FEAST FOR THE SENSES
Experience Our New Vintage-Inspired Tasting Room
FEAST FOR THE SENSES
Worth The Drive
April 20 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

is Babcock Winery's open house event on April 20 from

info@babcockwinery.com
Phone: 736-1455
http://babcockwinery.com/open-house

Babcock Winery & Vineyards
5175 California 246
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $25

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY VINTNERS FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
April 20 (Call for tiems)

features over 100 winereis, over 25 local restaurants, food purveyors, live music, silent auction, and an area artist display April 20.

http://sbwines.com

Mission Santa Ines
Santa Ynez

SBMF SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER DINNER DANCE
SBMF SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER DINNER DANCE
Worth The Drive
April 20 (5 to 11 p.m.)

will feature dinner, dancing, and Mariachi music on April 20 from

Robert Villavicencio
roberto@sbmariachifestival.org
Phone: 720-0944

Veteran's Memorial Center
313 W. Tunnell Street
Santa Maria 93458

Cost: $35

Kids and Family

KID'S E<em>ART</em>H DAY
KID'S EARTH DAY
Worth The Drive
April 20 (1 to 3 p.m.)

will feature collaborative, recycled art projects on April 20 from

slobg.org/kids-earth-day
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $5 donation per family, $3 for parking

Recreation

KIWANIS CLUB OF SANTA MARIA VALLEY
April 20 (7 p.m.)

presents the 23rd annual Kiwanis Central Coast All-Star Basketball Spectacular featuring a face-off between the senior high school all-stars from SLO County and Santa Barbara County April 20 with the Girls game at 5 p.m. and the Boys game at

Kiwanis Club of Santa Maria Valley
gprober@yahoo.com
Phone: 928-2080

Joe White Memorial Gymnasium, Allan Hancock College
800 S. College
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA VALLEY YMCA
April 20 (Call for times)

presents its 19th annual Tri-For-Fun Triathlon event April 20.

cmost@smvymca.org
Phone: 937-8521

Special Events

FLYING GOAT CELLARS
April 21 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

premieres its four sparkling wines on April 21 from

info@flyinggoatcellars.com
Phone: 736-4628
http://flyinggoatcellars.com

Flying Goat Cellars
1520 East Chestnut Court
Lompoc

SANTA MARIA PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT
April 21 (4 to 5:30 p.m.)

is holding public meetings seeking public input from the community including on April 21 from

treyburn@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 269
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Veterans' Memorial Community Center
313 West Tunnell St.
Santa Maria , CA

Concerts

THE WEST COAST MENNONITE MENS CHORUS 2013
Worth The Drive
April 21 (5 p.m.)

perform a live concert of faith and harmony from the 180-voice choir April 21 at

Phone: 489-4200
http://gracevine.com

Grace Bible Church
100 Rodeo Drive
Arroyo Grande

Recreation

BLOSSOM INTO SPRING: YIN YOGA AND CHINESE MEDICINE
Blossom into Spring: Yin Yoga and Chinese Medicine
BLOSSOM INTO SPRING: YIN YOGA AND CHINESE MEDICINE
April 21 (1 p.m.)

with Erika Eddy and Robyn Rigoni features yoga and acupuncture on April 21 at

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

Yoga for Mankind Studio
130 North Broadway, Ste. B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $35

ERIC'S RUN
April 21 (7 a.m.)

is a 5k and 10k run/walk benefitting the Eric Okerblom Foundation on April 21 at

Eilene Okeblom
okergrace@yahoo.com
Phone: 714-0646
http://EricsRun.com

Eric's Run
Orcutt Community Park, 5800 S. Bradley Road, Area A
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $30 to $40

Clubs and Meetings

YOUNG FARMERS AND RANCHERS MEETING
Young Farmers and Ranchers Meeting
YOUNG FARMERS AND RANCHERS MEETING
April 21 (5:30 to 7 p.m. )

is for those ages 18 to 35 that are either in Ag or not on April 21 from

Brenda Farias
yfrsb@yahoo.com

Rooney's Irish Pub
241 South Broadway
Orcutt 93455

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
April 21 (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

Concerts

THE LOMPOC POPS ORCHESTRA
April 22 (7:30 p.m.)

presents the program "From Sea to Shining Sea" on April 22 at

Lompoc Pops Orchestra
connieatthepops@aol.com
Phone: 735-6463

First United Methodist Church
925 North F St.
Lompoc

Stage

WESTMONT COLLEGE
Worth The Drive
April 22 (3:30 p.m.)

features a talk by Jason Womack titled "L.E.A.P. into Your Future" on April 22 at

Westmont College
scraig@westmont.edu
Phone: 565-6051
http://westmont.edu

Westmont College
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara

Stage

KELRIK PRODUCTIONS
Worth The Drive
April 24 (7:30 p.m.)

holds auditions for its production of "Shrek" and "Urinetown" on April 24 at

Kelrik Productions
kelrikprods@aol.com
Phone: 543-PLAY
http://kelrikproductions.com

Unity
1490 Southwood Drive
SLO

Clubs and Meetings

SLO GREEN BUILD
April 24 (5:30 to 8:30 p.m.)

presents its annual membership meeting April 24 from

Tap It Brewery
675 Clarion Court
SLO , CA

Special Events

THE SANTA MARIA FIRE DEPARTMENT
April 25 (10 a.m.)

holds a centennial remembering of fallen firefighter Alvin Newton including a wreath laying ceremony on April 25 at

va0717@aol.com
Phone: 720-4050

Alvin Newton Memorial Site
Southeast Corner of Main and Broadway
Santa Maria

Clubs and Meetings

SANTA MARIA EVENING AGLOW
Come learn about upcoming Day of Prayer Event
SANTA MARIA EVENING AGLOW
April 25 (6:30 p.m.)

holds its meeting featuring speakers Cecile Prevost and Kathy Staples on April 25 at

Renee Osting
rlo4him@hotmail.com
Phone: 598-8942

Aglow Evening Meeting
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Special Events

SLO WINE COUNTRY TODAY
Worth The Drive
April 26 (4 to 7 p.m.)

presents Farmfest on April 26 from

http://pismochamber.com

Dinosaur Caves Park
Pismo Beach , CA

Cost: $40 per person

Kids and Family

THE SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
April 26 (4 to 5:30 p.m.)

presents a free craft event for junior high and high school students on April 26 from

libraryyouth@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 320
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: Free with reservation