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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

August 4 - August 11

Farmers Markets

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8 to 10:30 a.m.)

features the "Thursday night SLO County Farmers' Market" featuring produce, food, nonprofits, political groups, kids activities, and live entertainment on Thursdays from 6:10 to 9 p.m., downtown SLO. A morning farmers' market featuring fresh produce is Saturday from

http://slocountyfarmers.org

Gottschalk's Parking Lot
SLO

ARROYO GRANDE
(noon to 2:30 p.m.)

includes a farmers market on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Spencer's parking lot at 1464 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande. Another farmers market is Saturdays from

Phone: 544-9570
http://slocoutyfarmers.org

City Hall Parking Lot
215 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO
(11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

features a certified farmers market on Sundays from

Phone: 929-3081
http://nipomofarmersmarket.com

Via Concha Road and Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

PISMO BEACH
(3 to 7 p.m.)

holds a farmers market on the promenade Wednesdays from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Promenade
Pismo Beach

SANTA MARIA
(12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)

features a farmers market on Wednesdays from

Phone: 305-9829

Town Center West parking lot
Broadway and Main Street
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA SWAP MEET
(Call for times)

meets Friday mornings.

Phone: 861-6202

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S.Thornburg St.
Santa Maria

Concerts

UNITY CHAPEL OF LIGHT
August 4 (11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

presents a musical celebration of the newly pronounced Doctor of Musical Arts Bridget Hough-Meynenc on Aug. 4 from

Phone: 937-3025

Unity Chapel of Light
1165 Stubblefield Road
Orcutt

Cost: Donations accepted

THE WEST COAST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Worth The Drive
August 4 (3:30 p.m.)

presents the forty-fourth annual Old Spanish Days Fiesta Concert on Aug. 4 at

cielofoundation@aol.com
Phone: 964-5460
http://cieloperformingarts.org

Sunken Gardens
Santa Barbara County Courthouse
Santa Barbara , CA

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
August 4 (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

Concerts

A PRAISE AND WORSHIP CONCERT
August 6 (6:30 p.m.)

featuring Anderson and Walck is Aug. 6 at

Pastor Jeffrey Nelson
pastor@peacelutheranlompoc.com
Phone: 736-0250

Peace Lutheran Church
1000 W. Ocean Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free will offering

Kids and Family

KIDS YOGA
August 8 (4 to 5 p.m.)

is now registering for an August session for kids ages 6 to 13 meeting Thursdays beginning Aug. 1 from

Nicole Donati
nicole@treetopyoga.net
Phone: 266-6391
http://treetopyoga.net

Treetop Yoga
2771-C Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: $30

Learning

LEGACY FAMILY SERVICES
Become a Foster Parent
LEGACY FAMILY SERVICES
August 8 (5:30 p.m.)

holds an open house orientation on how to become a foster parent on Aug. 8 at

Constance Zatorski
czatorski@legacybehavioral.com
Phone: 614-1199

Legacy Family Services
301 S. Miller St., Suite 219
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Special Events

KIWANIS SPEAKEASY FUNDRAISER
August 9 (6:30 to 10 p.m.)

features food, drinks, and games on Aug. 9 from

Anna Rubcic
alrubcic@verizon.net
Phone: 478-4863
http://santamariakiwanis.org

Veteran's Memorial Center
313 W. Tunnell St.
Santa Maria 93458

Cost: $25

SECOND FRIDAY FLIX
August 9 (1:30 p.m.)

includes a screening of The Good German followed by a discussion on Aug. 9 at

Cathy Rudolph
cathyrudolph@hotmail.com
Phone: 735-6566

Lompoc Library
501 E. North Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

Special Events

A READING AND BOOK SIGNING
The Many Voices of Ryne S. Torres
A READING AND BOOK SIGNING
August 10 (11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

is a benefit for Diabetes research on Aug. 10 from

MJ Sewall
mjassumptions@gmail.com
Phone: 588-5391

The Book Store in Lompoc
1137 North H St., Suite Q
Lompoc 93436

DANIELLE DECARLO
Artiste Modern Artist Danielle DeCarlo
DANIELLE DECARLO
August 10 (1 to 4 p.m.)

presents a "Modern Wine Release Party" at Artiste on Aug. 10 from

Laurie Blundell
laurie.blundell@artiste.com
Phone: 686-2626
http://artiste.com/EventsCalendar

Artiste Winery & Tasting Studio
2948 Grand Ave, Studio E
Los Olivos 93441

Cost: $15, free for members

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY HUMANE SOCIETY
August 10 (8 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

presents a benefit rummage sale event on Aug. 10 from

Phone: 680-9582

4594 Monte Carlo Court
Orcutt , CA

Stage

LOMPOC CIVIC THEATER DINNER THEATER
August 10 (6:30 p.m.)

features "Looking for Kitty," a dramatic comedy by Maryjane Cruise showing Aug. 10 at

Larry McLellan
LompocCivicTheatre@gmail.com
Phone: 735-2281
http://LompocCivicTheatre.com

Village Country Club
4300 Clubhouse Rd.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $40

Recreation

THE DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
August 10 (2 p.m.)

presents Olympic level horse trainer and jumper Laura Michelle Thompson giving a talk on Aug. 10 at

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

The Dana Adobe
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo , CA

Learning

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO BOTANICAL GARDEN
THE SAN LUIS OBISPO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
August 10 (1 p.m. to 3 p.m.)

presents a panel discussion on climate change with local meteorologist John Lindsey, ecologist Dr. Lou Pitelka, and astronomer Dr. Ray Weymann on Aug. 10 from

Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

Special Events

THE TEDDY BEAR CANCER FOUNDATION
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation 2nd Annual Sangria Soiree
THE TEDDY BEAR CANCER FOUNDATION
Worth The Drive
August 11 (4 to 7 p.m.)

presents its 2nd Annual Sangria Soiree at The Villa at Sunstone Winery, on Aug. 11 from

Bryan Kerner
bryan@teddybearcancerfoundation.org
Phone: 563-4723
http://teddybearcancerfoundation.org

The Villa at Sunstone Winery
125 Refugio Road
Santa Ynez 93460

Cost: $80 to $250

Concerts

PACIFIC BREEZE CONCERTS AT DINOSAUR CAVES PARK
Worth The Drive
August 11 (1 to 4 p.m.)

features live music by the JD Project on Aug. 11. The concerts run from

Pismo Beach Recreation
kmelchiorsen@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7063
http://pismobeach.org

Dinosaur Caves Park
Shell Beach Road
Shell Beach 93449

Cost: Free

THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
The Royal Garden Swing Orchestra
THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
August 11 (4 p.m.)

presents the Royal Garden Swing Orchestra in concert Aug. 11 at

info@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/royal-garden-swing-orchestra/

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
SLO 93405

Cost: $25, $20 for members

Recreation

FREE YOGA CLASS AND MEDITATION WALK
Free Yoga Class & Meditation Walk at Waller Park
FREE YOGA CLASS AND MEDITATION WALK
August 11 (3 p.m.)

at Waller Park is on Aug. 11 at

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

Yoga for Mankind
130 North Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
August 11 (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