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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

May 15 - May 22

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

Spiritual

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
(7 p.m.)

holds "iCharge" Bible study on Wednesdays at

First Baptist Church
secretary@fbcsantamaria.com
Phone: 937-8405
http://fbcsantamaria.com

First Baptist Church
2970 Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Stage

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
May 15 (8 p.m.)

presents the 9th Arthur N. Rupe Great Debate titled "Drone Warfare: Prospects and Dangers" on May 15 at

karna.hughes@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3494

UCSB Vampbell Hall
Santa Barbara , CA

Learning

UCSB MULTICULTURAL CENTER
Worth The Drive
May 15 (7:30 p.m.)

presents a screening of the comedy film "The Muslims are Coming!" on May 15 at

UCSB MultiCultural Center
aracely.rodriguez@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-8411

UCSB MultiCultural Center
UCen Road, University Center Room 1504
Santa Barbara

Stage

THE UCSB MULTICULTURAL CENTER
Worth The Drive
May 16 (7:30 p.m.)

presents "An Evening of Spoken Word with Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai" on May 16 at

Phone: 893-7608

The Coffee Cat
1201 Anacapa St.
Santa Barbara

Kids and Family

THE NORTH COUNTY MATH SUPERBOWL
May 16 (8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

will feature kids competing from 27 schools for several awards May 16 from

Phone: 598-0399

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S. Thornburg
Santa Maria

Learning

CALIFORNIA ETHNOBOTANY
CALIFORNIA ETHNOBOTANY
Worth The Drive
May 16 (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)

teaches the historical use of plants to relieve ailments on May 16 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/ca-ethnobotany

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

Special Events

GOLF FOR WISHES
May 17 (11 a.m.)

by the Santa Maria Valley PT Group and Cleaner Cans is a benefit event for the Make-A-Wish Foundation on May 17 at

Jared Bailey
jbailey@smvpt.com
Phone: 928-8257

Monarch Dunes Golf Course
Nipomo

BLUEGRASS WEST
Worth The Drive
May 17 (8 p.m.)

presents the DVD release event for "50 Years in The Bluegrass" featuring a live performance by Peter Feldmann and the Very Lonesome Boys on May 17 at

peter@bluegrasswest.com
Phone: 688-9894
http://bluegrasswest.com

Presidio Chapel
123 E. Canon Perdido St.
Santa Barbara , CA

Kids and Family

FAMILY FUN FEST CARNIVAL
May 17 (5 to 8 p.m.)

at Patterson School is May 17 from

Patterson Road Elementary
Phone: 938-8750

Patterson Road Elementary School
400 E. Patterson Road
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free admission

KID'S WORK FAMILY REUNION
May 17 (4 to 7 p.m.)

is for all past and present famalies of OT on May 17 from

Stephanie Foster PhD, OTR/L
Stephanie@kidswork.biz
Phone: 264-1553
http://kidswork.buz

Orcutt Community Park
Sage Crest and Bradley Lane
Orcutt 93455

Learning

A SENIOR HEALTH EXPO
May 17 (9 a.m. to noon)

is a free event offering activities, resources, BBQ lunch, and more on May 17 from

mweiss@sansumclinic.org
Phone: 737-8754

Dick Dewees Community and Senior Center
1220 West Ocean Ave.
Lompoc

Art

"A PLACE IN TIME"
May 17 (5 to 7 p.m.)

will feature a reception on May 17 from

Phone: 773-4860

Art Space
1200 E. Grand
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

Special Events

2013 COMMUNITY CLEANUP DAY
Community Clean Up Day
2013 COMMUNITY CLEANUP DAY
May 18 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is for residents of the Orcutt and Santa Maria Valley on May 18 from

Waste Management Yard
1850 West Betteravia Road
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: Free

ASSEMBLYMAN KATCHO ACHADJIAN
Worth The Drive
May 18 (2 to 4 p.m.)

presents a "Veteran of the Year Event" on May 18 from

Phone: 549-3381

SLO Veterans Memorial Hall
801 Grand Ave.
SLO , CA

Concerts

"FEED THE FUNK"
Worth The Drive
May 18 (7 to 11 a.m.)

is a benefit concert featuring Orlando Napier and Kosha Dillz on May 18 from

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

Oreana Winery
205 Anacapa St.
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $25

Stage

HOSTAGE
May 18 (7:30 p.m.)

is a live drama that plays for one night in Santa Maria on May 18 at

Phone: (920) 819-7513

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S. Thornburg St.
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: Free

Kids and Family

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
May 18 (8 a.m. to noon)

presents a "Outside in Nature Play Day" on May 18 from

rnarez@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 260
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Los Flores Ranch
Santa Maria

THE NEAL TAYLOR NATURE CENTER AT CACHUMA LAKE
May 18 (11 a.m.)

presents Saving Wildlife International bringing live animals on May 18 at

Cachuma Lake Nature Center
Phone: 693-0691
http://clnaturecenter.org

Cachuma Lake Nature Center
Cachuma Lake

Cost: $10 for parking

GARDEN FRESH FAMILY COOKING CLASS
GARDEN FRESH FAMILY COOKING CLASS
Worth The Drive
May 18 (1 to 3:30 p.m.)

is a family cooking class on May 18 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Phone: 541-1400, Ext. 304
http://slobg.org/kids-cooking-class

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $25 for child and guardian, $5 for each additional family member

Learning

"SPIRITUAL ECONOMICS"
May 18 (1 to 2:30 p.m.)

is a class taught by Pastor Brian Walker delving into developing a posperous attitude on May 18 from

unitychapeloflight@verizon.net
Phone: 937-3025
http://unitysantamaria.net

Unity Chapel of Light
1165 Stubblefield Road
Santa Maria 93455

SOUTH COAST RAILROAD MUSEUM
Worth The Drive
May 18 (Call for times)

holds an orientation workshop for its "Trails and Rails" program on May 18.

museum@goletadepot.org
Phone: 964-3540
http://goletadepot.org

South Coast Railroad Museum
300 North Los Carneros Road
Goleta

Special Events

CROHN'S AND COLITIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
6 year old central coast's Shyloh Star
CROHN'S AND COLITIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
May 19 (4 to 7 p.m.)

presents a 1.5 walk fundraiser event that includes food, music, and fun on May 19 from

CCFA
mfurst@ccfa.org
Phone: (310) 478-4509
http://cctakesteps.org/santabarbara

Chase Palm Park
323 E. Cabrillo Blvd.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: $25

EARTHLY DELIGHTS NURSERY
May 19 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

presents the "Earthly Delights Nursery's Flea Market and Good Junque Extravaganza" on May 19 from

Phone: 245-2420

Earthly Delights Nursery
652 N. Thompson Ave.
Nipomo , CA

Cost: $3

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY ACTION NETWORK
May 19 (5 p.m.)

honors local community members during the 2013 North County "Looking Forward" Awards Dinner on May 19 at

Jeanne Sparks
jeanne@jeannesparks.com
Phone: 739-1836
http://sbcan.org

Santa Maria Inn
801 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93458

SANTA MARIA HEART WALK
May 19 (9 a.m.)

invites all to join in the walk on May 19 starting at

Lisa Dosch
lisa.dosch@heart.org
Phone: 963-8862
http://santamariaheartwalk.com

Cambria Winery
5475 Chardonnay Lane
Santa Maria 93454

Concerts

THE CAL POLY PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE
Worth The Drive
May 19 (3 p.m.)

performs May 19 at

Ticket Box Office
pac.calpoly@gmail.com
Phone: 756-2787
http://music.calpoly.edu

Performing Arts Center Pavilion, Cal Poly
1 Grand Ave.
SLO 93407

THE CENTRAL COAST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS
Worth The Drive
May 19 (4 p.m.)

presents "Praising God Through the Ages: A Festival of Hymns" on May 19 at

Phone: 929-5685

St. John's Lutheran Church
959 Valley Road
Arroyo Grande , CA

Cost: Free will donation accepted

Stage

JOHN GABRIEL MAGIC REDEFINED
John Gabriel
JOHN GABRIEL MAGIC REDEFINED
May 19 (7 p.m.)

happens on May 19 at

Clark Center Box Office
info@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center for the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $29 to $42

Kids and Family

KIDS DAY IN THE PARK
May 19 (10 a.m.)

will feature kid and family-friendly activities on May 19 at

Arleen Lewis
arleenlewis061@verizon.net
Phone: 736-8535
http://ncrccpcevents.info

Kids Day In The Park
H Street and Laurel
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

Art

WINE AND ART IN THE CAVES
WINE AND ART IN THE CAVES
May 19 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

features award winning wines and local artwork on May 19 from

Aimee Ritz
aimeeritz@redcarpetwinery.com
Phone: 863-8111

Red Carpet Winery
3940 Dominion Road
Santa Maria 93455

Farmers Markets

VANDENBERG VILLAGE FARMERS MARKET
Vandenberg Village Farmers' Market
VANDENBERG VILLAGE FARMERS MARKET
May 19 (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 19 (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

SANTA MARIA ARTS COUNCIL
May 20 (5:30 p.m.)

presents its Grants in the Arts Winners event featuring artists and their works, actors, musicians, and dancers performing May 20 at

Ann Byrne
Phone: 934-8383
http://smartscouncil.org

Abel Maldonado Youth Center
600 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Cost: $25 for adults, $15 for students

Stage

CAL POLY MUSIC DEPARTMENT
Worth The Drive
May 21 (7:30 p.m.)

presents "An Evening of Woodwind Chamber Music" on May 21 at

Cal Poly Performing Arts Center
pac.calpoly@gmail.com
Phone: 756-2787
http://pacslo.org

University Union, Cal Poly
1 Grand Ave.
SLO

Special Events

THE SANTA BARBARA FOUNDATION'S
May 22 (4:30 to 6:30 p.m.)

Santa Maria Affiliate presents an "Open House" event on May 22 from

reserve@sbfoundation.org
Phone: 346-6123
http://sbfoundation.org

Santa Barbara Foundation
120 E. Jones St., Suite 110
Santa Maria , CA

Dance Lessons

BELLY DANCE CLASSES
BELLY DANCE CLASSES
May 22 (6:30 p.m.)

run in 6-week sessions with the next session starting May 22 at

Dana Johnson
Bluemoonhaven@gmail.com
Phone: 709-4686
http://bluemoonhaven.com

Lompoc School of Dance
311 N. F St.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $14