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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

June 26 - July 3

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 FRAME GALLERY
(10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.)

features the art of Betsy Jones. Also showing are works by Larry Delinger, Barbara Alloway, Larry Kappen, and Rob Fellows. The gallery is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from

photoworks@verizon.net
Phone: 287-9402

The Frame Gallery
1157 East Clark Ave.
Orcutt

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 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

Concerts

IAN FRANKLIN AND INFINITE FREQUENCY
Ian Franklin & Infinite Frequency
IAN FRANKLIN AND INFINITE FREQUENCY
June 27 (7:30 p.m.)

performs live eclectic rock at the Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company on June 27 at

John Saunders
info@ianfranklinmusic.com
Phone: (510) 545-3155
http://ianfranklinmusic.com

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company
45 Industrial Way
Buellton 93427

STAND UP COMEDY NIGHT
Worth The Drive
June 27 (8 p.m.)

at the 510 Event Center is June 27 at

Marty Mariscal
510eventcenter@gmail.com
Phone: 928-5510

510 Event Center
510 South Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $15, $30

Kids and Family

"WOULD YOU DRINK THIS?"
June 27 (8 p.m.)

is an evening nature program at the Cachuma Lake Fireside Amphitheater on June 27 at

Santa Barbara County Parks
lgaspar@sbparks.org
Phone: 688-4515
http://sbparks.org

Cachuma Lake Nature Center
Highway 154
Santa Ynez Valley

Cost: $10 park entry fee

Special Events

BUTTONWOOD FARM WINERY
June 28 (2 to 6 p.m.)

and Richard Longoria Wines presents the "Red, White, and Blues" festival featuring Coco Montoya performing live on June 28 from

info@buttonwoodwinery.com
Phone: 688-3032
http://buttonwoodwinery.com

Buttonwood Farm Winery
1500 Alamo Pintado Road
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $40

MAD BOMBERZ PIN UP GIRL CONTEST
Mad Bomberz Pinup Girl Contest and Concert
MAD BOMBERZ PIN UP GIRL CONTEST
June 28 (8 p.m.)

is a charity fundraiser event on June 28 at

Marty Mariscal
510eventcenter@gmail.com
Phone: 928-5519

510 Event Center
510 South Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $10

THE BOOKWORM
June 28 (1 to 3 p.m.)

presents a childrens author event including story time, make your own book, prizes, three authors, and treats on June 28 from

quest@thebookwormcali.com
Phone: 922-4282
http://facebook.com/thebookwormcali

The Bookworm
230 E. Betteravia Road, Suite K
Santa Maria

Concerts

IAN FRANKLIN AND INFINITE FREQUENCY
Worth The Drive
June 28 (8 p.m.)

perform live on June 28 at

Phone: 544-2200
http://creekytiki.com

Creeky Tiki
782 Higuera
SLO

Stage

THE CENTRAL COAST CELEBRATION CHORUS
Celebration Chorus
THE CENTRAL COAST CELEBRATION CHORUS
Worth The Drive
June 28 (2 and 7 p.m.)

presents its annual "Puttin' On the Ritz" show on June 28 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

Kids and Family

MOVIE NIGHT
June 28 (8 p.m.)

is an evening nature program at the Cachuma Lake Fireside Amphitheater on June 28 at

Santa Barbara County Parks
lgaspar@sbparks.org
Phone: 688-4515
http://sbparks.org

Cachuma Lake Nature Center
Highway 154
Santa Ynez Valley

Cost: $10 park entry fee

Recreation

TRI-THE-BULL
June 28 (8 a.m.)

features a traithlon, Jr. Triathlon, and 5k Fun Run for youth and adults on June 28 starting at

http://cityofsantamaria.org

Pioneer Valley High School
Santa Maria , CA

Special Events

OMAKASE SUSHI
June 29 (Call for times)

holds its first anniversary event including head chef Eric Huynh collaborating with local chef James Gentry for a "Surf and Turf" event benefitting the Open Source Learning Foundation on June 29.

Omakase Sushi
Orcutt , CA

Cost: $80

Learning

FOOD FOR THOUGHT SPEAKERS SERIES
June 29 (2 to 4 p.m.)

by the Neal Taylor Nature Center at Cachuma Lake will feature a free lecture by Tim Robinson, Ph.D. with the talk "Steelhead Trout of the Santa Ynez Watershed" on June 29 from

Julie McDonald
julie@clnaturecenter.org
Phone: 693-0691
http://clnaturecenter.org

Neal Taylor Nature Center at Cachuma Lake
2265 Highway 154
Santa Barbara 93105

Cost: Free, $10 for parking

Special Events

FESTIVAL MOZAIC 2014 POSTER RELEASE PARTY
Worth The Drive
July 2 (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)

including artist Sharon Harris signing copies of the poster happens July 2 from

bettina@festivalmozaic.com
Phone: 781-3009
http://festivalmozaic.com

Cafe Roma
1020 Railroad Ave.
SLO , CA