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May 8

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 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

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
May 8 (6 p.m.)

holds a Town Hall Meeting addressing "Southwest Neighborhood Issues" on May 8 at

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 372

Church of Life
3130 Skyway Drive
Santa Maria , CA

Concerts

THE CHUMASH CASINO RESORT
May 8 (8 p.m.)

presents Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan on May 8 at

Chumash Casino Resort
Phone: 1-800-CHUMASH
http://chumashcasino.com

Chumash Casino Resort
3400 East Highway 246
Santa Ynez

Cost: 25, $35, and $45

Stage

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

presents Sandra Tsing Loh and her performance "The Madwoman in the Volvo: My Year of Raging Hormones" on May 8 at

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

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: $15, $8 for UCSB students

Learning

UCSB ECONOMIC FORECAST PROJECT
Worth The Drive
May 8 (8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.)

presents its 33rd annual Santa Barbara County Economic Summit on May 8 from

george.foulsham@ia.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3071
http://ia.ucsb.edu

Granada Theatre
Santa Barbara

Cost: $200, $25 for students

UCSB ECONOMIC FORECAST PROJECT
Worth The Drive
May 8 (7:30 a.m.)

presents the 2014 Economic Summit in Santa Maria on May 9 starting at

george.foulsham@ia.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-5148
http://artsandlectures.s.ucsb.edu

Radisson Hotel
3455 Skyway Drive
Santa Maria

Cost: $50