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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

Learning

THE C GALLERY
(2 to 4 p.m.)

offers a Watercolor Class with Carole Patton beginning Sept. 5 and running on Fridays through Oct. 3 from

The C Gallery
connie@thecgallery.com
Phone: 344-3807
http://thecgallery.com

The C Gallery
466 Bell St.
Los Alamos

Cost: $175

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

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

THE SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

presents the exhibit "Daumier's Salon: A Human Comedy" showing through Oct. 5.

Katrina Carl
kcarl@sbma.net
Phone: 963-4364
http://sbma.net

Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: Admission is $9, $6 for seniors and students

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

SANTA MARIA TOASTMASTERS CLUB #89
(7-8:30 p.m.)

is a public speaking practice group meeting Tuesdays from

Susan Friesen
susanlynettefriesen@gmail.com
Phone: 714-2037

Bethel Lutheran Church
624 E. Camino Colegio
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: free first 3 visits

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