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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

July 19

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

Special Events

BOOK SIGNING
BOOK SIGNING
Worth The Drive
July 19 (1 to 3 p.m.)

with Author Karen Kain, an advocate for special needs parents and kids on July 19 from

http://karenkain.com

Barnes and Noble
160 S Westlake Blvd.
Westlake Village 91362

Cost: Free

PUGARITAVILLE
PUGARITAVILLE
Worth The Drive
July 19 (1 to 4 p.m.)

is a fundraiser event happening on July 19 from

Deborah
pugaritaville.eventbrite.com
Phone: 978-5888
http://centralcoastpugrescue.com

Pugaritaville Fundraiser
1809 Mira Vista Ave.
Santa Barbara 93109

Cost: $50

Kids and Family

23RD ANNUAL ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW
Worth The Drive
July 19 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

will include big and small trucks, shiny and rusty trucks, and more on July 19 from

Larry Hoenig
larry.hoenig@gmail.com
Phone: 904-6092
http://central-coast-aths.org

Trinity
6565 Edna Valley Road
SLO 93420

Cost: Free

Recreation

THE WINDMILL CENTURY
Great Weather, Great Scenery, Great Ride!
THE WINDMILL CENTURY
July 19 (6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

 is a 25, 62, or 100 mile bike ride which is open to the public on July 19 from

Tailwinds Bicycle Club of Santa Maria
tailwinds@tailwindsofsantamaria.org
Phone: 937-4097

Pioneer Park
Santa Maria

Cost: $60 to $75

ECO SLO
Worth The Drive
July 19 (9 a.m. to noon)

offers a "SLO County Work Day" at Ocean Memorial Park and Campground on July 19 from

programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777
http://ecoslo.org

Lopez Lake
Arroyo Grande

KIDS FISHING WORKSHOP
Kids Fishing Workshop
KIDS FISHING WORKSHOP
Worth The Drive
July 19 (8:45 a.m.)

is a free event that teaches kids basic fishing skills on July 19 at

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

Neal Taylor Nature Center
2265 Highway 154
Cachuma Lake 93105

Cost: $10 park admission