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September 4 - September 11

Special Events

AWFUL AWESOME FILM SOCIETY
(7 p.m.)

holds free cult film screenings every Tuesday at

uncouthindustries@yahoo.com
Phone: 737-3730
http://facebook.com/groups/awfulawesomefilmsociety/

Southside Coffee Co.
105 S. H St.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

Kids and Family

THE ORCUTT BRANCH LIBRARY
(11:15 a.m.)

will be offering a free preschool story time titled "Mouse Tales" through Oct. 28 on Tuesdays at

mhousel@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 937-6483

Orcutt Branch Library
175 S. Broadway
Orcutt

Cost: Free

ACADEMY OF CREATIVE THEATRE
ACT students onstage in Honk! Jr.
ACADEMY OF CREATIVE THEATRE
(after school)

holds its fall 2014 theatre classes Sept. 9 through Oct. 30.

Kerry DiMaggio
act@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 781-3889, Ext. 14
http://slolittletheatre.org

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
SLO 93401

Cost: $175, scholarships available

THE PIT: BULLY PROOF
THE PIT: Bully Proof Your Child
THE PIT: BULLY PROOF
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

offers self defence classes for kids Mondays through Thursdays.

heather@thepit.tv
Phone: 473-2500

The Pit Martial Arts and Fitness
1106 E. Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $29 per month

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 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

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

Recreation

RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Can You Still Hit?
RON GREEN SOFTBALL
Ongoing
September 8 (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

Clubs and Meetings

MOMS GROUP SANTA MARIA
Trainers of Treasures - Mom's Group
MOMS GROUP SANTA MARIA
September 8 (9:30 a.m.)

is for moms of young children meeting Sept.  8 at

Debby Lanthier
smtots@gmail.com
Phone: 619-206-3422
http://fccsantamaria.org/womens

First Christian Church
1550 S. College Drive
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: First visit free

Learning

HERBAL LABORATORY
HERBAL LABORATORY
Worth The Drive
September 9 (5:30 to 7 p.m. )

is an informational and hands on class aimed to educate the public about the history, identification methods, and uses of herbs that are currently growing in the SLO Botanical Garden on Sept. 9 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

WESTMONT COLLEGE
Worth The Drive
September 9 (7 to 8:30 p.m.)

offers a talk with Azar Ajaj titled "Beauty for Ashes: The Mission of the Church in Israel/Palestine" on Sept. 9 from

scraig@westmont.edu
Phone: 565-6051

Westmont College, Darling Hall, Winter Room
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara

Health

HEALTHY WEIGHT LOSS CLASS
September 9 (1 p.m.)

teaches how to lose weight naturally including menu planning, emotional eating, environmental influences, detoxification, exercise plans, and a support group meeting on Tuesdays, with a anew session beginning Sept. 9 at

Phone: 308-3610

Oasis Senior Center
420 Soares Ave. Orcutt

Special Events

CASH MOB
September 10 (5 p.m.)

at the Santa Maria Valley Historical Society Museum is Sept. 10 at

Santa Maria Valley Historical Society Museum
Santa Maria , CA

Health

SANTA YNEZ VALLEY COTTAGE HOSPITAL
September 10 (noon to 1 p.m.)

offers Free Nutrition Classes weekly including "Water and Your Body, What's the Big Deal?" on Sept. 10 from

Phone: 694-2351
http://cottagehealthsystem.org

Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital
2050 Viborg Road
Solvang , CA

Recreation

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

Learning

A PARENT WORKSHOP
September 11 (6 to 8 p.m.)

is Sept. 11 from

http://cityofsantamaria.org

Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center
Santa Maria , CA

Health

HICAP (HEALTH INSURANCE COUNSELING AND ADVOCACY PROGRAM)
September 11 (3 p.m.)

offers a free seminar titled "New to Medicare" on Sept. 11 at

seniors@kcbx.net
Phone: 928-5663
http://centralcoastseniors.org

Shepard Hall, Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria