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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

August 31 - September 7

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 BETTERAVIA GALLERY NORTH AND SOUTH
(9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

presents the exhibit "Under the Influence: Responses to Place" showing through Jan. 22. The gallery is open Monday through Friday from

ferri@co.santa-barbara.ca.us
Phone: 568-3994
http://co.santa-barbara.ca.us

Joseph Centeno Betteravia Government Center
511 E. Lakeside
Santa Maria

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 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

Concerts

POPS BY THE SEA
POPS BY THE SEA
POPS BY THE SEA
Worth The Drive
August 31 (2:30 p.m.)

featuring Jon Anderson of Yes singing with the SLO Symphony on Aug. 31 with gates open at

San Luis Obispo Symphony
staff@slosymphony.com
Phone: 543-3533
http://slosymphony.org

Avila Beach Golf Resort
6464 Ana Bay Road
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $15 to $90, $5 for kids

Kids and Family

ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL OF THE CENTRAL COAST
August 31 (1 to 3 p.m.)

presents the annual "Festival of Books" giving free books to adults and kids Aug. 31 from

Phone: 448-6268

Santa Maria Town Center East, second level
Main Street and Broadway
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Special Events

FIRST ANNUAL SANTA MARIA VALLEY UNION PICNIC
September 1 (noon to 5 p.m.)

is a Labor Day Celebration on Sept. 1 from

Mark James Miller
mark@pfaofahc.com
Phone: 352-0145
http://pfapfahc.com

Pioneer Park
1000 W. Foster Road
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: Free

Recreation

RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Can You Still Hit?
RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Ongoing
September 1 (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

Kids and Family

MAGIC SHOW
September 4 (6 to 8 p.m.)

with Rich Ferguson is Sept. 4 from

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 252

Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center
600 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Recreation

RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Can You Still Hit?
RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Ongoing
September 4 (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

FRIDAY NIGHT WINES
FRIDAY NIGHT WINES
September 5 (6 p.m.)

starts its fall and winter season on Sept. 5 at

Wandering Dog Wine Bar
wines@wanderingdogwinebar.com
Phone: 686-9126
http://wanderingdogwinebar.com

Wandering Dog Wine Bar
1539-C Mission Drive
Solvang 93463

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
September 5 (6 to 9 p.m.)

presents "Tastes of Mexico" featuring authentic Mexican food and fun on Sept. 5 from

dsmitherman@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 263
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Veterans' Memorial Community Center
313 West Tunnell St.
Santa Maria

Kids and Family

BE BIGGER THAN A BULLY
September 5 (Call for times)

will include Chuck E. Cheese donating 15% of sales generated by you/your group to the North County Rape Crisis and Child Protection Center, includes an extra 25 free tickets with food purchase on Sept. 5.

Cristina Jaquez
cristinajaquez@verizon.net
Phone: 922-2994

Chuck E. Cheese
Santa Maria

Special Events

SALADE BY PASCALE BEAL
September 6 (Call for times)

is a wine and food pairing event on Sept. 6.

Riverbench Winery
lperez@riverbench.com
Phone: 937-8340

Riverbench Winery
6020 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $45

Concerts

THE SANTA BARBARA BLUES SOCIETY
Worth The Drive
September 6 (8 p.m.)

presents a concert featuring Hot Roux, Kim Wilson, Roach and Byl, James Harman, and Carl Sonny Leyland on Sept. 6 at

sbblues.org
Phone: 722-8155
http://sbblues.org

Carillo Recreation Center
100 E. Carillo St.
Santa Barbara

THE SLO MARIACHI FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
September 6 (6 p.m.)

is the first ever event of its kind in San Luis Obispo on Sept. 6 at

monarcanew@gmail.com

Performing Arts Center, Cal Poly
SLO , CA

Stage

EVERYBODY CAN DANCE
September 6 (1 to 4 p.m.)

studio holds auditions for its fall performance of Nutcracker on Sept. 6 from

Diane Zink
everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 598-7191
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can Dance studio
800 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

Recreation

RIDDLE WALK
September 6 (10 a.m.)

is part of the city's monthly community walks on Sept. 6 at

http://cityofsantamaria.org

Preisker Park
, CA Santa Maria

Spiritual

THE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SANTA MARIA
September 6 (5 to 7 p.m.)

holds "Messy Church" including music, drama, games, and food on Sept. 6 from

fumcsmc@aol.com
Phone: 925-9573
http://santamariafumc.net

First United Methodist Church
311 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

Special Events

THE SANTA MARIA NOONTIMERS LIONS
September 7 (11:30 a.m.)

present the 15th annual Lou Benetti Memorial Golf Tournament on Sept. 7 with sign ups at

laura.selken@gmail.com
Phone: 937-8374

Village Country Club
Vandenberg Village

FIVE CITIES MEALS ON WHEELS
Worth The Drive
September 7 (2 p.m.)

is holding its fall fundraiser event Keep the Wheels Rolling on Sept. 7 at

Phone: 773-2053

Victorian Pitkin Conrow Estate
Arroyo Grande , CA

Cost: $55

TASTE OF THE TOWN
Worth The Drive
September 7 (noon to 3 p.m.)

is the 33rd annual culinary event in Santa Barbara on Sept. 7 from

http://tasteofthetownsantabarbara.org/restaurants-wineries

Riviera Park Garden
2030 Alameda Padre Serra
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $140

Stage

THE SLO LITTLE THEATRE
Worth The Drive
September 7 (5 p.m.)

holds auditions for Frost/Nixon Sept. 7 at

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org

SLO Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
SLO 93401