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September 20

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

Nightlife

RADISSON HOTEL
(6 to 10 p.m.)

presents live music every Friday and Saturday. Juan Marquez performs Oct. 3 and 4, Oct. 10 and 11, and Oct. 17 and 18. Live music happens from

Phone: 928-8000

Radisson Hotel
3455 Skyway Dr.
Santa Maria

Stage

THE SANTA MARIA CIVIC THEATRE
(7 p.m.)

presents its production of The Dixie Swim Club on Sept. 26, 27, Oct. 3, and 4 at

jimbob49er1@aol.com
Phone: 922-4442
http://smct.org

Santa Maria Civic Theatre
1660 N. McClelland
Santa Maria

Cost: $15, $10 for students, $13 for active military

Dance Lessons

MONDAY NIGHT LINE DANCING
MONDAY NIGHT LINE DANCING
Ongoing
(6:30 to 8:30 p.m.)

includes Beginning and Intermediate classes on the 1st, 3rd,and 4th Monday of each month from

Vanessa Robertson
vanrobertson@verizon.net
Phone: 310-1827

Luis Oasis Center
420 Soares Ave.
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $5

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

WINE AND DESIGN ORCUTT
(3 to 4:30 p.m.)

presents "Art Buzz Kids," an art camp for ages 5 through 12 meeting weekly Sept. 18 through Oct. 23 from

orcutt@wineanddesignus.com
Phone: 868-1746
http://wineanddeseignus.com/orcutt

Wine and Design Orcutt
3420 Orcutt Road, Suite 105
Orcutt

Cost: $120

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
(8:30 a.m. to noon)

presents an "Outside in Nature Play Day" featuring Kevin the Exotic Reptile Man on Oct. 18 and National Recycling Day on Nov. 15 at

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 260
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Los Flores Ranch
Santa Maria

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

ALLAN HANCOCK COLLEGE
(Call for times)

presents the exhibit "Embracing the Bay: Images of Morro Bay Estuary" by college art instructor Virginia Mack showing through Oct. 2.

Allan Hancock College
ralarcio@hancockcollege.edu
Phone: 922-6966
http://hancockcollege.edu

Allan Hancock College, Ann Foxworthy Gallery
800 S. College
Santa Maria

THE GUADALUPE-NIPOMO DUNES CENTER
(Call for times)

presents a "Day of the Dead" exhibit featuring the work of David Lozeau showing through Nov. 2.

info@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455

The Dunes Center
1055 Guadalupe St.
Guadalupe

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

THE SANTA BARBARA JEWISH FEDERATION
Worth The Drive
(Call for times)

presents "Art at the JCC" featuring an exhibition by Santa Barbara Art Association members showing through Nov. 11.

Nancy Friedland
info@sbjf.org
Phone: 957-1115
http://jewishsantabarbara.org

Bronfman Family Jewish Community Center
524 Chapala St.
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

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

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (DAR)
DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (DAR)
(10 a.m.)

the Captain Henry Sweetser Chapter meets through Nov. 8 on Saturdays at

Patti Swayze
prswayze@aol.com
Phone: 264-1404
http://californiadar.org/chapters/capthenrysweetser/

Special Events

DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
September 20 (5 p.m.)

holds its annual dinner and dance fundraiser including food, drink, DJ, and silent auction items on Sept. 20 at

Dana Adobe Nipomo Amigos
dana@danaadobe.org
Phone: 929-5679
http://danaadobe.org

Dana Adobe Nipomo Amigos
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo

Cost: $35

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
September 20 (7 p.m.)

celebrates its 21st birthday with a "Coming of Age" film series including a screening of The Goonies with an appearance by Josh Brolin on Sept. 20 at

wendy@slofilmfest.org
Phone: 235-1507
http://slofilmfest.org

Fremont Theatre
SLO

Cost: $15

Stage

DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN
Defending the Caveman
DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN
Worth The Drive
September 20 (8 p.m.)

shows at the Clark Center on Sept. 20 at

Clark Center Box Office
info@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center for the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $30 to $40

Recreation

CALIFORNIA COASTAL CLEANUP DAY
September 20 (9 a.m. to noon)

features clean up events at local beaches on Sept. 20 from

programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777
http://ecoslo.org

Santa Barbara and SLO Counties

THE DUNES CENTER
September 20 (10 to 11:30 a.m.)

offers a city walk and talk with longtime Guadalupe resident and Dunes Center Docent Shirley Boydstun on Sept. 20 from

Doug Jenzen
admin@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455
http://dunescenter.org

The Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe St.
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: Free

Learning

THE CENTRAL COAST MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION
September 20 (10 a.m.)

invites all private studio music teachers of the Central Coast to a kick-off luncheon including a piano presentation by Larry Keast on Sept. 20 at

Phone: 937-4977
http://centralcoastmusic.org

Private Residence
Santa Maria

YOGA 101 WORKSHOP
Yoga 101 Workshop
YOGA 101 WORKSHOP
September 20 (2 p.m.)

teaches basic Yoga poses and meditation on Sept. 20 at

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

Yoga for Mankind Studio
130 North Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $30

THE WILDLING MUSEUM
Fred Emerson and Larry Ballard, photo by Stuart Wilson
THE WILDLING MUSEUM
Worth The Drive
September 20 (9 to 11:30 a.m.)

presents the next session of “Natural History Field Classes with Fred and Larry” on Sept. 20 from

jessica@wildlingmuseum.org
Phone: 688-1082
http://wildlingmuseum.org/field-class/

Cost: $20 or $25