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May 24

Nightlife

BLACKLAKE GOLF RESORT
(Call for times)

presents the "Wednesday Night Summer Concert Series" featuring the Red Skunk Band on July 30, Pitch and Rhythm on Aug. 6, the Nataly Lola Band on Aug. 13, Urban 805 on Aug. 20, and Unfinished Business on Aug. 27.

Phone: 343-1214, Ext. 400
http://blacklake.com

Blacklake Golf Resort
1490 Golf Course Lane
Nipomo

Kids and Family

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY DISCOVERY MUSEUM
(10 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

offers "Tuesdays Tales" story time events on Tuesdays, "Preschool Patrol" is on Wednesdays, "Homework Club" is Thursdays, and "Science Saturday" happens Saturdays, all from

programs@smdiscoverymuseum.org
Phone: 928-8414
http://smdiscoverymuseum.org

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum
705 S. McClelland
Santa Maria

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

THE BETTERAVIA GALLERY NORTH AND SOUTH
(9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

presents the exhibit "A Mindful Vision: The Legacy of Nat Fast" showing through Aug. 14. The gallery is open Monday through Friday from

ferri@co.santa-barbara.ca.us
Phone: 568-3994
http://co.santa-barbara.ca.us

Joseph Centeno Betteravia Government Center
511 E. Lakeside
Santa Maria

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

THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

presents "Marinella Senatore: Building Communities" showing through Aug. 17.

press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373
http://mcasantabarbara.org

Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara
653 Paseo Nuevo
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: Free

THE GALLERY AT THE NETWORK
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

presents the exhibit "Carved, Coiled, and Thrown, CERAMICS at the Gallery" showing through July 31.

galleryatthenetwork@gmail.com
Phone: 788-0886

The Gallery At The Network
778 Higuera St., Suite B
SLO

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

ARROYO GRANDE
(noon to 2:30 p.m.)

includes a farmers market on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Spencer's parking lot at 1464 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande. Another farmers market is Saturdays from

Phone: 544-9570
http://slocoutyfarmers.org

City Hall Parking Lot
215 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

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

features a certified farmers market on Sundays from

Phone: 929-3081
http://nipomofarmersmarket.com

Via Concha Road and Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

PISMO BEACH
(3 to 7 p.m.)

holds a farmers market on the promenade Wednesdays from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Promenade
Pismo Beach

SANTA MARIA
(12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)

features a farmers market on Wednesdays from

Phone: 305-9829

Town Center West parking lot
Broadway and Main Street
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA SWAP MEET
(Call for times)

meets Friday mornings.

Phone: 861-6202

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S.Thornburg St.
Santa Maria

Clubs and Meetings

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

offers a free diabetes support group on July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22, Oct. 27, Nov. 24, and 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

DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
May 24 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

celebrates "Heritage Day" on May 24 from

Dana Adobe Nipomo Amigos
dana@danaadobe.org
Phone: 929-5679
http://danaadobe.org

Dana Adobe Nipomo Amigos
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo

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

THE SOUTH COAST RAILROAD MUSEUM
The magnificent 1937 Super Chief Acoma club car
THE SOUTH COAST RAILROAD MUSEUM
Worth The Drive
May 24 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

offers a "Vintage Rail Sampler" rail excursion in two vintage rail cars on May 24 from

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

Goleta Amtrak Station
25 S. La Patera Lane
Goleta 93117

Cost: $82

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