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May 24

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

Clubs and Meetings

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

offers a free diabetes support group on 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

RIGHETTI HIGH SCHOOL
May 24 (7 to 10 p.m.)

presents the annual Righetti High School Film Festival including student film screenings, awards, and raffles on May 24 from

Robert Garcia
rgarcia@smjuhsd.org
Phone: 937-2051, Ext. 2503

Ernest Righetti High School, Gym Stage
941 E. Foster Road
Santa Maria

Cost: $8, $5 for students

THE SANTA MARIA ELKS
May 24 (5:30 p.m.)

presents the official Beard-A-Reno and Miss Wrangler dinner event on May 24 at

Phone: 925-4125
http://smelksrodeo.org

Elks Rodeo Office, Elks Lodge
1309 N. Bradley Road
Santa Maria

CELEBRATE AMERICA
Worth The Drive
May 24 (3 to 5 p.m.)

features a live band performing on the Pismo Pier on May 24 from

Linda Fisher
Phone: 361-0060

Celebrate America
Pismo Pier
Pismo Beach 93448

Cost: Free

EMOTIONS PHOTOGRAPHY
Worth The Drive
May 24 (4 to 7 p.m.)

presents a special event featuring an exhibition of photography by Vivan Krug, live music by Brian Jeffrey, and The Gardners on May 24 from

Phone: 458-3321

The Pismo Beach Hotel
230 Pomeroy St.
Pismo Beach , CA

Concerts

PASION
May 24 (4 to 7 p.m.)

presents "Summer Concerts" on Saturdays including Soul Sauce performing May 24 from

Phone: 314-2191

Pasion
165 S. Broadway, #102
Orcutt

THE HISTORIC SANTA MARIA INN
May 24 (8:30 to 11:30 p.m.)

features live music by the Drive-In Romeos in the Tap Room on May 24 from

Phone: 346-7901

The Historic Santa Maria Inn
801 South Broadway
Santa Maria

Cost: $10

THE CAL POLY ARAB MUSIC ENSEMBLE
Worth The Drive
May 24 (8 p.m.)

performs traditional and contemporary music and dance from the Eastern Mediterranean on May 24 at

Phone: 756-4849

Spanos Theatre
1 Grand Ave.
SLO

Recreation

THE GUADALUPE-NIPOMO DUNES CENTER
May 24 (10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

presents a "Family Dunes Hike" on May 18 from

admin@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455
http://dunescenter.org

Oso Flaco Lake State Park
Oso Flaco Lake Road
Nipomo

Learning

AUDUBON BIRD WALK
AUDUBON BIRD WALK
Worth The Drive
May 24 (9 to 11 a.m.)

welcomes all to join experienced birders for this gentle terrain bird walk, great for families and all skill levels on May 24 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members