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April 6

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

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

ARROYO GRANDE
(noon to 2:30 p.m.)

includes a farmers market on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Spencer's parking lot at 1464 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande. Another farmers market is Saturdays from

Phone: 544-9570
http://slocoutyfarmers.org

City Hall Parking Lot
215 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO
(11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

features a certified farmers market on Sundays from

Phone: 929-3081
http://nipomofarmersmarket.com

Via Concha Road and Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

PISMO BEACH
(3 to 7 p.m.)

holds a farmers market on the promenade Wednesdays from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Promenade
Pismo Beach

SANTA MARIA
(12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)

features a farmers market on Wednesdays from

Phone: 305-9829

Town Center West parking lot
Broadway and Main Street
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA SWAP MEET
(Call for times)

meets Friday mornings.

Phone: 861-6202

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S.Thornburg St.
Santa Maria

Clubs and Meetings

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

offers a free diabetes support group on July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22, 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

Special Events

THE CAMA WOMEN'S BOARD
Worth The Drive
April 6 (4 to 6 p.m.)

presents "A Class Act" featuring wine, light buffet, and a musical event on April 6 from

divadeb@websb.net
Phone: 698-0952
http://camasb.org

The Wine Cask Restaurant
819 Anacapa St.
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $125

Concerts

THE WESTMONT CHAMBER SINGERS
April 6 (3 p.m.)

presents a live concert on April 6 at

Church at the Crossroads
236 La Lata Drive
Buellton

"HOORAY FOR LOVE!"
Worth The Drive
April 6 (3 p.m.)

features vocalist Deanna Delore and pianist Jim Barnett on April 6 at

operachamber@gmail.com
Phone: 503-8442
http://keepsinging.net

SLO King David's Masonic Lodge
859 Marsh St.
SLO , CA

Cost: $45, $35 for students

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY BAND
Worth The Drive
April 6 (3 p.m.)

presents its annual Spring Concert directed by Leonard Lutz April 6 at

curtis@curtisreinhardt.com
Phone: 234-6012
http://slocountyband.org

First United Methodist Church
275 N. Halcyon
Arroyo Grande

Cost: $10

THE UCSB DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC
Worth The Drive
April 6 (3 p.m.)

presents guest painist Thomas Otten performing a live piano concert followed by a master class on April 6 at

cutright@music.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3230
http://music.uscb.edu

Geiringer Hall, UCSB
Santa Barbara

Learning

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
April 6 (7 p.m.)

presents Paul Farmer and his lecture "In the Company of the Poor" on April 6 at

karna.hughes@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: $15, free for students

Clubs and Meetings

A MONTHLY BOOK GROUP
April 6 (Email for times)

welcomes open-minded, inquisitive people on the first Sunday of the month.

Charles
blueearth4u@gmail.com

Santa Maria

Cost: Free