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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

August 8 - August 15

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

THE ARTISTS GUILD OF SANTA YNEZ VALLEY
(Call for times)

presents the art of Marilyn Benson showing in the exhibit "Images from Coast to Coast" through Nov. 3.

rrgomez@hwy246.net
Phone: 688-7338

Los Olivos Cafe
2870 Grand Avenue
Los Olivos

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 Oct. 27, 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

Stage

LEZLIE'S SHOWCASE OF TALENT
August 8 (7 p.m.)

features music, comedy, and dancers of all ages on Aug. 8 at

Phone: 268-5403
http://lezliesshowcaseoftalent.com

The Radisson Hotel
Santa Maria

Cost: $15, $10 for kids

Special Events

ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL SANTA MARIA
August 9 (5:15 p.m.)

presents a benefit for the Santa Maria Valley Humane Society titled "How Down for the Hounds" on Aug. 9 with doors open at

bbaxter2009@verizon.net
Phone: 937-2526
http://smvhs.org

Veteran's Memorial Hall
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $45, $25 per dog show entry

AVILA SPAGHETTI DINNER/BINGO NIGHT
August 9 (6 to 9 p.m.)

happens on Aug. 9 from

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $10, $5 for kids under 10

FRIENDS OF THE NIPOMO LIBRARY
August 9 (9 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

hold an author and book fair including authors Madame Aline and Jenna Johnson on Aug. 9 from

http://jennaelizabethjohnson.com

918 W. Tefft Ave.
Nipomo , CA

NIPOMO LIBRARY FRIENDS FAIR
August 9 (9 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

features authors, shopping, and goodies on Aug 9. from

Nancy Brown
ldbrown2@charter.net
Phone: 929-5911

Nipomo Branch Library
918 Tefft Street
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

THE GUADALUPE-NIPOMO DUNES CENTER
August 9 (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

holds a Point Sal Overlook hike on Aug. 9 from

Phone: 343-2455
http://dunescenter.org

Point Sal
Santa Maria

Concerts

THE BOOKWORM
August 9 (8 p.m.)

presents an open mic event every second Saturday of the month with featured performer Michael McLaughlin on Aug. 9 at

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

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

Recreation

MISTY MAY VOLLEYBALL CLINIC
August 9 (9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

meets on Aug. 9 from

City of Pismo Beach Recreation
jmarsalek@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7063
http://dreamingold.com

Wadsworth St. Volleyball Courts
Wadsworth Street
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $125

SUMMER BREEZE WALK
August 9 (10 a.m.)

is part of the city's monthly community walk on Aug. 9 at

http://cityofsantamaria.org

Jim May Park
Santa Maria , CA

Learning

"WHERE ARE THE BEARS?"
"WHERE ARE THE BEARS?"
Worth The Drive
August 9 (1 to 3 p.m.)

at the San Luis Obispo Botanical Gardens happens on Aug. 9  from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
http://slobg.org

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
San Luis Obispo 93405

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

Health

FREE ESSENTIAL OILS WORKSHOP
Free Essential Oils Workshop
FREE ESSENTIAL OILS WORKSHOP
August 9 (2 p.m.)

teaches about the health benefits of oils on Aug. 9 at

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

Yoga for Mankind
130 North Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Special Events

SUSTAINABLE SUMMER SOIREE AT HILLIARD BRUCE
Hilliard Bruce Vineyard
SUSTAINABLE SUMMER SOIREE AT HILLIARD BRUCE
August 10 (noon to 3 p.m.)

features wine tasting and sustainability on Aug. 10 from

Daniel Franks
daniel@jarviscommunications.com
Phone: (310) 313-6374
http://hilliardbruce.com/events/sustainable-summer-soiree-at-hilliard-bruce

Hilliard Bruce
2097 Vineyard View Lane
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $20 to $40

Concerts

JIM SCOTT
Worth The Drive
August 10 (7 p.m.)

presents a "Pete Seeger Songfest" concert on Aug. 10 at

Phone: 786-4331
http://uuslo.org

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of SLO County
2074 Parker St.
SLO

Cost: $10 to $15

Art

 TOWN CENTER GALLERY
August 10 (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

artists show their work on Aug. 10 from

youani@aol.com
Phone: 264-6722

The Radisson Hotel
3455 Skyway Dr.
Santa Maria , CA

Clubs and Meetings

CENTRAL COAST FIDDLERS JAM SESSION
August 10 (1:15 p.m.)

invites musicians and dancers on Aug. 10 at

Mike Morgan
schoeckk@msn.com
Phone: 937-2238

South Coast Regional Center
800 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

Recreation

RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Can You Still Hit?
RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Ongoing
August 11 (10:30 a.m.)

is a softball day for those over 50 on Mondays and Thursdays at

Ron Green
rgreen1467@hotmail.com
Phone: 264-4448

Haggerman Sports Complex
3300 Skyway Drive
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $1 per day

Health

PRAISEMOVERS
Ongoing
August 12 (10 to 11:15 a.m.)

is a Christian alternative to Yoga meeting through Aug. 13 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from

Leslie Marshall
lesliepraisemoves@aol.com
Phone: (760) 672-9628

Central Coast Church
4890 Bethany Drive
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

Special Events

THE SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
August 13 (2 and 5 p.m.)

offers a double feature movie screening including Mary Poppins and Saving Mr. Banks on Aug. 13 at

libraryyouth@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Santa Maria Public Library
421 McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Learning

VETERANS AFFAIRS OF GREATER LOS ANGELES
August 13 (9 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

Healthcare System is hosting an open house for veterans including information about health care and employers on Aug. 13 from

Phone: (424) 645-9865
http://losangeles.va.gov

Santa Maria CBOC
1550 E. Main St.
Santa Maria , CA

Health

PRAISEMOVERS
Ongoing
August 13 (10 to 11:15 a.m.)

is a Christian alternative to Yoga meeting through Aug. 13 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from

Leslie Marshall
lesliepraisemoves@aol.com
Phone: (760) 672-9628

Central Coast Church
4890 Bethany Drive
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

Special Events

THE SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
August 14 (5:30 p.m.)

holds a free film screening including the films Banana Man, Kappa, and Family Tryanny/Cultural Soup on Aug. 14 at

Katrina Carl
kcarl@sbma.net
Phone: 884-6430

Mary Craig Auditorium, Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State St.
Santa Barbara

Recreation

RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Can You Still Hit?
RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Ongoing
August 14 (10:30 a.m.)

is a softball day for those over 50 on Mondays and Thursdays at

Ron Green
rgreen1467@hotmail.com
Phone: 264-4448

Haggerman Sports Complex
3300 Skyway Drive
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $1 per day

Special Events

THE CHAMPION CENTER
August 15 (2 to 5 p.m.)

dedication ceremony happens Aug. 15 from

Phone: 736-7911

The Champion Center
303 S. C St.
Lompoc , CA

NEW BELGIUM BREWING COMPANY
Worth The Drive
August 15 (6:30 to 10 p.m.)

brings its annual film tour on Aug. 15 from

http://newbelgium.com

Chase Palm Park
Santa Barbara , CA

Concerts

WINE DOWN FRIDAY
Wine Down Friday
WINE DOWN FRIDAY
August 15 (6 to 9 p.m.)

includes wine and a live band on Aug. 15 from

Danielle Dally
danielle@cottonwoodcanyon.com
Phone: 937-8463
http://cottonwoodcanyon.com

Cottonwood Canyon Winery
3940 Dominion Road
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free admission

Kids and Family

2014 TEXAS BLOWOUT
Texas Blowout
2014 TEXAS BLOWOUT
August 15 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

includes barbecue, games, car show, and silent auctin on Aug. 15 from

Zack Word
zackword1@gmail.com
http://facebook.com/2013TexasBlowout

Cocheo Park
Vandenburg Air Force Base 93437

Cost: $10 to $20