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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

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

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

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