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May 7 - May 14

Special Events

THE ANNUAL TOURISM LUNCHEON
May 8 (noon to 1:30 p.m.)

by the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce will feature BBQ chicken on May 8 from

terri@santamaria.com
Phone: 925-2403, Ext. 851

510 Event Center
510 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

Concerts

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
May 8 (5:30 and 8 p.m.)

presents "Warhol's World in Song: Musical Snapshots from the 1960's" on May 8 at

Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu

Art, Design, and Architecture Museum, UCSB
Santa Barbara

Cost: $35, $10 for students

Learning

THE HOUSING TRUST FUND
May 8 (6 to 7:30 p.m.)

offers a workshop on the "Workforce Homebuyer Down Patment Loan Program" on May 8 from

j.mcgovern@sbhousingtrust.org
Phone: 685-1948
http://sbhousingtrust.org

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

Kids and Family

THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER SANTA BARBARA
Worth The Drive
May 9 (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)

presents "Stand Tall Against Bullying" with Suzanne Peck on May 9 from

mwitt@sbjf.org
Phone: 957-1115
http://jewishsantabarbara.org

Bronfman Family Jewish Community Center
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara

Learning

FRENCH HOSPITAL'S HEARST CANCER RESOURCE CENTER
Worth The Drive
May 9 (6 to 8 p.m.)

presents "Nutrition Matters in the Cancer Journey" including "Vegetable Based Proteins" on May 9 from

Emily Reneau
emily.reneau@heart.org
Phone: 602-0435
http://sloheartwalk.com

Hearst Cancer Resource Center
1941 Johnson Ave., Suite 201A
SLO

Special Events

SECOND FRIDAY FLICKS
May 10 (1:30 p.m.)

features a screening of the film "Argo" on May 10 at

Lompoc Public Library
Phone: 875-8778

Lompoc Public Library
501 E. North Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

Concerts

NATIVITY OF OUR LADY CATHOLIC CHURCH
Worth The Drive
May 10 (7 p.m.)

holds a a concert event in benefit of Get On the Bus titled "Share the Journey" on May 10 at

Phone: (818) 980-7714

Nativity of Our Lady Church
SLO , CA

Barbecues

HAPPY HOLLOW PRESCOOL TRI-TIP SANDWICH FUNDRAISER
May 10 (11 a.m.)

includes sign ups for sandwiches on May 10 starting at

ALESIA YGLESIAS
saumc.sm@gmail.com
Phone: 937-2470

St. Andrew Methodist Church
3945 S. Bradley Road
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $9

Special Events

A MOTHER'S LOVE DINNER SHOW
May 11 (5:30 p.m.)

and fundraiser event featuring live music by singers Dennis Headrick, George Stillman, and Maggie Worsdale is May 11 at

Dennis Headrick
deh@lompoc.com
Phone: 736-4567, Ext. 223

La Purisima Hall
213 W. Olive Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $35

THE 3RD ANNUAL FIREFIGHTER'S CHOW DOWN
May 11 (1 p.m.)

features firefighters and friends tackling the biggest sandwich on the central coast to raise funds for the Central Coast Firefighters Charity Fund on May 11 at

fireshot207@gmail.com
Phone: 345-0197

Rancho Nipomo Deli and BBQ
108 Cuyama Lane
Nipomo

LOTUSLAND
Worth The Drive
May 11 (1:30 to 4 p.m.)

offers a Mother's Day Tea and Tour event on May 11 from

Phone: 969-9990
http://lotusland.org

Lotusland
Montecito

Cost: $80, $70 for members

THE SLO MINI MAKER FAIRE
Worth The Drive
May 11 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is "The Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth" on May 11 from

Phone: 543-8562
http://slominimakerfaire.com

Mission Plaza
SLO , CA

Health

WELLNESS FAIR
Worth The Drive
May 11 (noon to 4 p.m.)

is Sycamore Mineral Springs' first annual event on May 11 from

Phone: 595-7302
http://sycamoresprings.com

Sycamore Mineral Springs
1215 Avila Beach Drive
SLO

Farmers Markets

VANDENBERG VILLAGE FARMERS MARKET
Vandenberg Village Farmers' Market
VANDENBERG VILLAGE FARMERS MARKET
May 12 (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

meets every Sunday from

Joel Marshall
jm@villagegoesgreen.org
Phone: 588-8469
http://villagegoesgreen.org

Vandenberg Village
Vandenberg Village 93436

Cost: Free

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
May 12 (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