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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

July 21 - July 28

Special Events

RANCHO DE GUADALUPE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM
July 21 (2 p.m.)

will be celebrating nonagenarians, or those 90 years old or older, on July 21 at

Phone: 343-2527

Senior Center
4553 10th Street
Arroyo Grande , CA

EAT, SHOP, PRAY
Worth The Drive
July 21 (8 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

will feature a yard sale, good food, and spirituality on July 21 from

Janice Bellucci
jmbellucci@aol.com
Phone: 896-7854

Unity Chapel of Light
1165 Stubblefield Rd.
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: Free

Kids and Family

2ND ANNUAL KID'S DAY IN THE PARK
July 21 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

by The Guadalupe Police Dept. will feature police vehicles, games, a bounce-house, water dunk tank, music, and free hot dog meals on July 21 from

Officer Ruben Ramirez
rramirez@ci.guadalupe.com
Phone: 343-2112

Jack O'Connell Park
5200 West Main St.
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: Free

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
July 21 (10 a.m.)

offers worship services Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday school at 9 a.mAn adult Bible study is Thursday at.

Phone: 937-0339

Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
4465 S. Blosser Road
Santa Maria

Learning

BEST PRACTICES IN NONPROFIT GOVERNANCE
July 23 (noon to 1:30 p.m.)

is for CEO's and ED's on July 23 from

Katrina Clouser
membership@spokesfornonprofits.org
Phone: 547-2244
http://spokesfornonprofits.org

Farmers Insurance District Office
Santa Maria

Cost: $20

DIGNITY HEALTH
July 23 (6 p.m.)

offers "Shoulder Pain in the Weekend Athlete" on July 23 at

Phone: 739-3000

Marian Medical Center Conference Room
1400 East Church St.
Santa Maria

Special Events

ALLAN HANCOCK COLLEGE
July 24 (7 to 9 p.m.)

sponsors a film screening of the documentary "50 Children: The Rescue Mission of Mr. and Mrs. Kraus" featuring the filmmaker Steven Pressman on July 24 from

laurgp@aol.com
Phone: 717-3085
http://50childrenfilm.com

Allan Hancock College, Lompoc Valley Center
Room 3114
Lompoc , CA

FILM SCREENING EVENT
Worth The Drive
July 24 (7 to 9 p.m.)

for "50 Children:Rescue Mission..." is July 24 from

laurgp@aol.com
Phone: 717-3085

Allan Hancock Lompoc Center
1 Hancock Drive
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

HOPEDANCE FILMS
Worth The Drive
July 24 (7 to 9 p.m.)

presents a screening of Elemental on July 24 from

http://hopedance.org

Community Film Studio Santa Barbara
915 E. Montecito
Santa Barbara , CA

Learning

GET COVERED CENTRAL COAST
July 25 (6:30 to 8 p.m.)

presents "Understanding the Individual Mandate to Purchase Health Insurance" in Spanish on July 25 from

michael@getcoveredcc.com
Phone: 540-1368
http://getcoveredcentralcoast.com

Veterans Memorial Community Center
313 W. Tunnell St.
Santa Maria , CA

Special Events

POWELL'S SWEET SHOPPE
Worth The Drive
July 26 (2 to 6 p.m.)

offers a pint of sweet treats to all who participate in the "Pint for Pint Blood Drive" on July 26 from

Phone: 712-1362
http://unitedbloodservices.org

Santa Barbara Bank and Trust
995 Higuera St.
SLO , CA

Concerts

INGA SWEARINGEN
Worth The Drive
July 26 (5:30 p.m.)

performs July 26 at

Phone: 544-4066

Claiborne and Churchill Winery
2649 Carpenter Canron Road
SLO , CA

SANTA BARBARA SUMMER MEAL PROGRAM CONCERT SERIES
Worth The Drive
July 26 (noon to 1:30 p.m.)

features The Wha Wha's and Nevermind in concert July 26 from

lauraburtoncapps@gmail.com
Phone: 245-5465

Franklin Elementary School
1111 East Mason St.
Santa Barbara , CA

Special Events

CENTRAL COAST MCDONALD'S
July 27 (7 to 9 a.m.)

presents a "Back-to-school Fair and Backpack Giveaway" on July 27 from

Phone: (602) 422-2260
http://community.mcdonalds.com/centralcoast

McDonald's restaurants
Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, Grover Beach, and Atascadero , CA

PLANT GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
PLANT GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
July 27 (1 to 3 p.m.)

with Don Gruenewald identifies the internal processes of plants and the effect of environmental factors on selecting the right plant for a site on July 27 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members

FREE PET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Come learn FREE pet photo tips from Seth Casteel of Underwater Dogs
FREE PET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Worth The Drive
July 27 (9 a.m.)

with photographer Seth Casteel on July 27 at

Noah Horton
info@onepicturesaves.com
Phone: (520) 225-9391
http://onepicturesaves.com

Santa Barbara County Animal Services
Santa Maria CA

Cost: Free

SAMUEL JEFFERS BENEFIT RUMMAGE SALE
8 Year old Samuel Jeffers
SAMUEL JEFFERS BENEFIT RUMMAGE SALE
Worth The Drive
July 27 (8 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

is on July 27 from

Melissa
Melissamsears@yahoo.com
Phone: 710-4618

Mariner Mortgage
701 East Grande Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Any size donations

Barbecues

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE 1340
MCL
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE 1340
July 27 (11 a.m.)

presents its annual BBQ Fundraiser event on July 27 at

S. Lopez
romanrae@comcast.net
http://mcl1340.org

Veterans Memorial Building
313 W. Tunnel St.
Santa Maria 93458

Cost: $10

Special Events

BON ODORI 2013
July 28 (noon to 5 p.m.)

hosted by the Guadalupe Buddhist Church is a celebration of Japanese culture including food, activities, and Bon Adori or Obon dance on July 28 from

Phone: 937-7026

Veterans Memorial Hall
313 W. Tunnel Ave.
Santa Maria 93458

Cost: Free

Concerts

DESERT ROSE BAND
DESERT ROSE BAND
Worth The Drive
July 28 (7:30 p.m.)

performs an acoustic benefit concert on July 28 at

Susan Gerakaris
sgerakaris@charter.net
Phone: 546-8337
http://pacslo.org

Spanos Theatre on Cal Poly Campus
1069 E. Grand Ave.
SLO 93405

Cost: $40

Health

BASIC YOGA AND WALK AT WALLER PARK
July 28 (3 to 4 p.m.)

is a free yoga class and walk on July 28 from

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

Yoga for Mankind
130 North Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
July 28 (10 a.m.)

offers worship services Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday school at 9 a.mAn adult Bible study is Thursday at.

Phone: 937-0339

Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
4465 S. Blosser Road
Santa Maria