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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

July 9 - July 16

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 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.

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

Stage

CALL FOR AUDITIONS
sexysandwichproductions@gmail.com
CALL FOR AUDITIONS
July 9 (7 to 9 p.m.)

by Sexy Sandwich Productions, requires actors for its 5th local play set to premiere at Center Stage Theater in late October. "Ember," the second installment of The Wilde Circus anthology is seeking people of all genders ages 18 and over to fill several dynamic roles. Auditions will be held on July 9 from

Peter withers
Sexysandwichproductions@gmail.com

Cost: free

Recreation

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS NEW VOLUNTEER ORIENTATIONS
Ongoing
July 9 (5:30 to 7 p.m.)

are available for interested "Bigs" on the second Wednesday of each month from

Maria Seda
mseda@fsacares.org
Phone: 925-1100

Big Brothers Big Sisters, program of Family Service Agency
120 E. Jones St., Suite 123
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Art

THE DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
THE DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
July 11 (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)

shows an art exhibit on July 11 from

Marina Washburn
marina@danaadobe.org
Phone: 929-5679
http://danaadobe.org

Dana Adobe
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

Special Events

FUNDRAISER EVENT
July 12 (5 p.m.)

for Threshold Ministries is hosted by the Orcutt Presbyterian Church and inlcudes fine food and live music by Carl Sonny Leyland on July 12 at

Phone: 937-4306

Orcutt Presbyterian Church
Orcutt , CA

Cost: $80

THE DUNES CENTER
July 12 (10 a.m. to noon)

holds the "Kathleen Goddard Jones Memorial Nature Walk" event on July 12 from

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

Blake Lake Ecological Area
1150 Mesa View Drive
Arroyo Grande 93434

Concerts

RIVERBENCH WINERY
July 12 (noon to 3 p.m.)

presents a live concert featuring Sean Wiggins live on July 12 from

Laura Perez
lperez@riverbench.com
Phone: 937-8340

Riverbench Winery
6020 Foxen Canyon
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $10 for tasting

Concerts

THE SANTA MARIA MUSSELL SENIOR CLUB
July 13 (1:30 to 4 p.m.)

hosts "Big Band Dance Concerts" featuring Riptide Big Band monthly including performances July 13, and the following second Sunday of the each month from

hornblower0@yahoo.com
Phone: (775) 843-2830
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Elwin Mussell Senior Center
510 Park Ave.
Santa Maria

Cost: $10

THE CITY OF PISMO BEACH
Worth The Drive
July 13 (1 to 4 p.m.)

presents its Pacific Breeze Concerts at Dinosaur Caves Park featuring Sean Wiggins and 10ne g0at on July 13. The concerts run from

City of Pismo Beach
cghiglia@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7063
http://pismobeach.org

Dinosaur Caves Park
Pismo Beach

Recreation

FREE YOGA IN THE PARK
Free Yoga in the Park
FREE YOGA IN THE PARK
July 13 (3 p.m.)

includes yoga, stretching, and a walk in Waller Park on July 13 at

Vicki Forman
vicki@yogaformankind.com
Phone: 680-6542
http://yogaformankind.com

Yoga for Mankind Studio
130 N. Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

WALK AND ROLL
July 13 (10 a.m.)

is a community walk on July 13 at

http://cityofsantamaria.org

Rotary Centennial Park
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: Free

ECOSLO
Worth The Drive
July 13 (4 p.m.)

teams up with the SLO Blues for "ECOSLO's Honorary Game with the SLO Blues Baseball" on July 13 at

http://ecoslo.org

Sinsheimer Stadium
900 Southwood Dr.
SLO , CA

Clubs and Meetings

CENTRAL COAST FIDDLERS JAM SESSION
July 13 (1:15 p.m.)

invites musicians and dancers on July 13 at

schoeckk@msn.com

South Coast Regional Center
800 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free