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April 8

Nightlife

CA' DEL GREVINO CAFE AND WINE BAR
(5:30 to 8:30 p.m.)

features live music in the tasting room and cafe on Wednesdays from

dcp@grevino.com
Phone: 937-6400
http://grevino.com

Ca' Del Grevino Café and Wine Bar
400 E. Clark Ave., Suite A
Orcutt 93455

Dance Lessons

LINE DANCING
Ongoing
(6:30 to 9 p.m.)

is offered Mondays from

Phone: 937-9750

Luis Oasis Senior Center
420 Soares Ave.
Orcutt

Cost: $5

Kids and Family

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY RAILWAY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
(noon to 4 p.m.)

features a locomotive, boxcar, caboose, railroad artifacts and diorama on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from

Phone: 714-4927

Santa Maria Transit Center
Miller and Boone Streets
Santa Maria

THE BUELLTON LIBRARY
(4 to 5 p.m.)

presents ReadAloud, a play-reading group for adults, teens and children nine and up, every Friday from

Phone: 688-3115

Buellton Library
140 W. Hwy 246
Buellton 93427

Cost: Free

THE WILDLING MUSEUM
Ongoing
(2 p.m.)

presents KidKraft, a series of monthly art classes for children to create nature-inspired crafts or environmentally friendly projects, every second Saturday at

Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
1511-B Mission Drive
Solvang 93463

Cost: $5

Recreation

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
(11:30 to 4 p.m.)

Recreation and Parks Department presents mah jongg every Wednesday from

Phone: 922-2993

Elwin Mussell Senior Center
510 Park Ave.
Santa Maria 93454

Learning

THE SOLVANG LIBRARY
(10 to 10:50 a.m.)

presents Ted and Conversation, a new event that screens an inspiring or thought-provoking 18-minute talk from the TED Talks series. Afterwards, the audience explores the topic together over tea and coffee. The program is every third Thursday from

solvanglibrary@santabarbaraca.gov
Phone: 688-4214

Solvang Library
1745 Mission Drive
Solvang 93463

Cost: Free

SANTA BARBARA VILLAGE
Worth The Drive
(2 to 3:30 p.m. )

presents the Empowered Aging Monthly Lecture Series, which requires reservations since seating is limited, every second Tuesday from

Cyndi Pipes
coordinator@sbvillage.org
Phone: 729-5038

University Club of Santa Barbara
1332 Santa Barbara St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: Free

Art

THE SANTA YNEZ VALLEY ARTS ASSOCIATION
(noon to 5 p.m.)

presents the 2nd Saturday Artisans series every second Saturday from

Phone: 688-7338
http://santaynezvalleyarts.org

Santa Ynez Valley Grange
2374 Alamo Pintado
Los Olivos

Farmers Markets

ARROYO GRANDE FARMERS MARKET
(noon to 2:25 p.m.)

includes produce, artists and musicians every Saturday from

Arroyo Grande Farmers Market
Olohan Alley
Arroyo Grande

FARMERS MARKET
(6:10 to 9 p.m.)

is the largest Farmers Market in California and happens every Thursday from

Downtown SLO
Higuera St.
SLO 93401

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

includes a large variety of locally grown produce every Sunday from

Nipomo Farmers Market
Via Concha Road
Nipomo 93444

ORCUTT FARMERS MARKET
(10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

presents local farmers and small businesses every Tuesday from

Orcutt Farmers Market
Bradley Road
Orcutt 93455

SLO FARMERS MARKET
(8 to 10:45 a.m.)

hosts over 60 vendors every Saturday from

World Market Parking Lot
2650 Main St.
SLO 93401

LOMPOC
(2 to 6 p.m.)

features fresh fruit and vegetables, flowers, entertainment, and activities for the whole family Fridays from

Lompoc Farmers Market
Ocean Avenue and I Street
Lompoc

Clubs and Meetings

TRI CITY SOUND CHORUS OF SWEET ADELINES INTERNATIONAL
(6:45 to 9:30 p.m.)

welcomes all women who are interested in learning about barbershop-style music, singing and performing to rehearsals every Thursday from

Sweet Adelines International
Phone: 736-7572

Lutheran Church of Our Savior
4725 S. Bradley Road
Orcutt 93455

HELP4HD SUPPORT GROUPS
(Noon to 1:30 p.m.)

is the Help 4 Huntington’s disease support group, which meets the second Monday of the month from

Melissa Biliardi
melissa@help4hd-international.org
Phone: 354-0708
http://help4hd-international.org/supportgroup

Bethel Lutheran Church
624 E. Camino Colegio
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
(2 p.m.)

holds meetings open to the public every third Thursday at

http://SMVGS.org

Cornerstone Community Room
705 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Spiritual

THE CITY CHURCH CENTRAL COAST
(10 a.m.)

holds youth services for junior high and high school students on Monday nights at 6:30 p.m. at Faith Life Community Church, 726 W. Tefft. St. General services are every Sunday at

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

Nipomo High School
525 N. Thompson Ave.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

Special Events

MONTE CARLO NIGHT
PVHS Monte Carlo Night
MONTE CARLO NIGHT
April 8 (6 p.m.)

to benefit Pioneer Valley High School features dancing, photo booth, silent auction, raffle, and casino games. Ticket includes dinner and play money. April 8 at

Maritza Ledesma
Maritza1975@verizon.net
Phone: 868-2673

Santa Maria Elks Lodge

Cost: $40

PLANT SALE FUNDRAISER
PLANT SALE FUNDRAISER
April 8 (9 a.m.)

features CCGGA member nurseries throughout Nipomo and Arroyo Grande opening their doors to raise money for their scholarship fund. Many growers will offer nursery tours of their facilities. April 8 at

CCGGA
info@ccgga.com
Phone: 800-961-8901
http://ccgga.com

Nipomo High School
525 N. Thompson Ave.
Nipomo

Cost: Varies

THE SPECIAL OLYMPICS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
April 8 (Call for times)

presents the Area Games on April 8.

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 1460
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Pioneer Valley High School
675 Panther Dr.
Santa Maria 93454

WINE AND DESIGN ORCUTT
April 8 (6:30 p.m.)

presents Paint it Forward for Angel Gowns for Dignity on April 8 at

Wine and Design Orcutt
3420 Orcutt Road, Suite 105
Orcutt

Cost: $45

AVILA BEACH EASTER FESTIVAL
AVILA BEACH EASTER FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
April 8 (10-11:30 a.m.)

for all of the area children, presented by Avila Beach Civic Association and the San Luis Yacht Club. There will be snacks for all and coffee will be provided by Big Al’s at the Beach. Children will be able to color eggs, make an Easter bag at the craft table, and hunt for Easter eggs around the Community Center on April 8 from

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

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach

Cost: Free

CENTRAL COAST GUITAR SHOW
Worth The Drive
April 8 (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is a chance to buy, sell, or trade anything music related. Door prize is an Epiphone Les Paul Junior guitar. Show takes place on April 8 from

centralcoastguitarshow@charter.net
Phone: 431-3067
http://centralcoastguitarshow.com

Guild Hall
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $5

Concerts

FUNDRAISER DINNER AND ROBOTICS SHOW
April 8 (4 to 7 p.m.)

raises money to help send the OAHS robotics team to Houston for the world championship. Dinner, show, and silent auction on April 8 from

Claudia Ortiz
Phone: 264-3662

Orcutt Academy High School
610 Pinal St.
Orcutt

Cost: Call for prices

CLARK CENTER
Worth The Drive
April 8 (8 p.m.)

presents Jim Curry: A Tribute to John Denver on April 8 at

Dave Kastner
dave@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $39 to $45

LUCY WOODWARD
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LUCY WOODWARD
Worth The Drive
April 8 (7 p.m.)

at Standing Sun Winery on April 8 from

Evan Dunn
Phone: 6919413
http://standingsunwines.com/lucywoodward.html

Standing Sun
92 2nd St.
Buellton

Cost: $20 to $25

Kids and Family

KIDS DAY
April 8 (11 a.m. )

features an egg hunt, magic show, vendor boots, model rocket launches, and  barbecue on April 8. Arrive early for the egg hunt at

Phone: 929-5437

Nipomo Community Park
Tefft and Pomeroy
Nipomo