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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

April 21 - April 28

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

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

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

Special Events

FRIENDS OF WALLER PARK
April 27 (11 a.m.)

celebrate Arbor Day featuring Gene Petersen on April 27 at

Jeanne Sparks
jeanne@jeannesparks.com
Phone: 739-1836

Waller Park
300 W. Goodwin Road
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: free

THE ORCUTT CHILDREN'S ARTS FOUNDATION
April 27 (6 p.m.)

presents its 10th annual Gala event on April 27 starting at

Phone: 938-8966
http://ocafonline.com

Santa Maria Country Club
505 West Waller Lane
Santa Maria , CA

THE SANTA MARIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM
April 27 (noon to 5 p.m.)

presents "Across Five Aprils," a public veiwing of the newly discovered "Lincoln Letters" on April 27 from

SMVHS
Phone: 922-3130
http://santamariahistory.org

Santa Maria Valley Historical Museum
616 S. Broadway
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: Free

THE 9TH ANNUAL ART ECO SHOW
THE 9TH ANNUAL ART ECO SHOW
Worth The Drive
April 27 (3 p.m.)

is a fundraiser event for the SLO Botanical Garden featuring artist led tours on April 27 at

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Concerts

UNA ACTUACION CLASICA
April 27 (7:30 p.m.)

is the final concert of the 2012-13 Santa Maria Philharmonic season featuring works by Haydn, Prokofiev, Ravel, and Rimsky-Korsakov on April 27 at

George Majoue
george@santamariaphilharmonic.org
Phone: 925-0412
http://santamariaphilharmonic.org/​Season/

Grace Baptist Church
605 E. McCoy Lane
Santa Maria 93455

Learning

FIGHT BACK!
Worth The Drive
April 27 (9:30 a.m.)

is a "Women's Self-Defense and Empowerment Seminar" with proceeds going towards the SLO Women's Shelter on April 27 at

Michelle
fightlikeagirl121@gmail.com
Phone: 544-8008
http://budoryu.webstarts.com/contact_budo.html

The Budo Ryu
3566 S. Higuera St., Suite 205
SLO 93401

Cost: $25, $20 in advance

Special Events

CENTRAL COAST MCDONALD'S
Worth The Drive
April 28 (noon to 4 p.m.)

sponsors the annual "Walk for Autism and Autism Awareness Fair" on April 28 from

Mission Plaza
SLO , CA

WALK FOR AUTISM AND AWARENESS FAIR
Zac Efron at our 2011 WALK for Autism
WALK FOR AUTISM AND AWARENESS FAIR
Worth The Drive
April 28 (noon)

is held on April 28 at

Juli Miller
contact@autismspectrumcenter.com
Phone: 763-1100

751 Palm St.
SLO 93401

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
April 28 (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