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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

May 18

Special Events

SUMMER PASS
SUMMER PASS
Worth The Drive
(11 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

gives you one wine tasting at each of our 14 tasting rooms in the Santa Ynez Valley, any time you choose from May 1 through August 31 from

Cheryl Stauffer
info@santaynezwinecountry.com
Phone: 800-563-3183
http://santaynezwinecountry.com

Various Tasting Rooms
Los Olivos, Solvang, Buellton, Santa Ynez

Cost: $45

Concerts

Pismo Beach Pacific Breeze Concerts
Pismo Beach Pacific Breeze Concerts
Worth The Drive
(1:00pm - 4:00pm)

at Dinosaur Caves Park featuring local bands and activities every second Sunday from

Phone: (805) 773-7063

Dinosaur Caves Park
2701 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free!

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

Stage

THE GREAT AMERICAN MELODRAMA
(6 p.m.)

presents A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court showing April 27 through June 11 every Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m, Saturday at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m, and Sunday at

Phone: 489-2499
http://americanmelodrama.com

The Melodrama
Highway 1
Oceano

Cost: $20 to $27

Dance Lessons

EVERYBODY CAN DANCE
(6 p.m.)

presents adult/teen ballet workout classes every Tuesday at

everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 937-6753
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can DANCE
628 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

EVERYBODY CAN DANCE
(6 p.m.)

presents Introductory Ballet 1 on Tuesdays at 5 p.m., Introductory Ballet 2 on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. and Fridays at 4 p.m., and Introductory Ballet 3 on Wednesdays at

everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 937-6753
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can DANCE
628 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

EVERYBODY CAN DANCE
(Call for times)

offers ballet classes for ages two and up until Mondays through Fridays through June 9.

everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 937-6753
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can DANCE
628 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $50 per month

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

TRAUMA INFORMED PARENTING GROUP
(Call for times)

presented by CALM us a foster parent class offered on Tuesdays.

Phone: 965-2376
http://calm4kids.org

Church For Life
3130 Skyway Dr., Suite 501
Santa Maria

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

KIDDYKEYS
KIDDYKEYS
Ongoing
(10 a.m.)

at Christine Fogh Music is a modern and engaging approach to teaching piano skills and music concepts to preschool age children. Mondays and Fridays at

Christine Fogh
christinefoghmusic@gmail.com
Phone: 619-8776
http://christinefoghmusic.com/contact.html

Christine Fogh
Santa Maria

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 WILDING MUSEUM
(3 to 5 p.m.)

presents Private Collections of the Santa Barbara Region, an exhibit comprised of artworks borrowed from the private collections of its members, through May 29.

Phone: 686-8315
http://wildlingmuseum.org

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

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

LOS ALAMOS PUBLIC LIBRARY
(Call for times)

Is showing 1959 Newsweek covers, photographed by the award-winning photographer Ed Wergeles through May 31.  

Los Alamos Public Library
Phone: 344-1025

Los Alamos Public Library
405 Helena St.
Los Alamos

Cost: Free

THE C GALLERY
(Call for times)

presents painter Debra Sievers and ceramic artist Lindy Kern through June 14.

Connie
connie@thecgallery
Phone: 344-3807
http://thecgallery.com

The C Gallery
466 Bell St.
Los Alamos

Cost: Free

THE PASTELS OF SPRING
(Call for times)

features work by pastel artists Kris Buck and Deborah Breedon showing through May.

Phone: 688-7517
http://gallerylosolivos.com

Gallery Los Olivos
2920 Grand Ave.
Los Olivos 93441

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

OPEN HOUSE
May 18 (6 to 8 p.m.)

is an opportunity for teens and parents to become familiar with the City of Santa Maria’s teen-oriented facility on May 18 at

Dennis Smitherman
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 2263

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

Concerts

JAZZ CONCERT
May 18 (7 p.m.)

by the Allan Hancock College Jazz Band featuring songs such as "Begin the Beguine," "When I Fall In Love," "I Get A Kick Out Of You," and more on May 18 from

Bill Hrnjak
heybill@charter.net
Phone: 929-0552

Unity Chapel of Light Church
1165 Stubblefield Road
Orcutt

Cost: Free, donations suggested

Kids and Family

STUDENT ART SHOW
May 18 (4:30 p.m.)

at Family Partnership Charter School is an open house for the community and any new interested students on

Elaine Gay
elaine.gay@fpchater.org
Phone: 348-3333, Ext. 7

Family Partnership Charter School - Solvang Site
320 Alisal Rd., Suite 206
Solvang

Cost: Free

Learning

WOMEN AND THE ENVIRONMENT CONFERENCE
May 18 (7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.)

features changemakers looking to be effective agents of climate and social change adaption on May 18 from

WE Conferece
info@millermccunecenter.org
Phone: 899-8620

Kimpton Canary Hotel
31 W Carillo St.
Santa Barbara 93101

HACKING THE DSM
Worth The Drive
May 18 (6 to 7 p.m.)

with Mimi Khúc, who will present research that has culminated in her editing of a special issue of the Asian American Literary Review on May 18 from

Multicultural Center UCSB
Multicultural Center
Isla Vista

Cost: Free