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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

September 28 - October 5

Special Events

KIDS' COAST WEEK EVENTS DAY
KIDS' COAST WEEK EVENTS DAY
September 28 (1 to 3 p.m.)

at Dairy Creek features family activities on Sept. 28 from

education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400 Ext. 304

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $5 donation, $3 parking

THE VANDENBERG AFB EXOTIC CAR SHOW
September 28 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is open to the public and free to spectators on Sept. 28 from

http://fca-sw.org

Marshallia Ranch Golf Course
, CA

CARMA BOUTIQUE
CarMa Boutique is celebrating 3 years!!
CARMA BOUTIQUE
Worth The Drive
September 28 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is celebrating its 3-year anniversary with free cupcakes and hot dogs, face painting, raffle drawings, and more on Sept. 28 from

Mindy Anaya or Carrie Curiel
carma.designs@hotmail.com
Phone: 354-0225
http://facebook.com/carmadesigns

CarMa
350 E. Clark Ave., Suite 102
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

HOPE'S VILLAGE OF SLO
Worth The Drive
September 28 (4 p.m.)

is a sustainable community village featuring a fundraiser and open house event on Sept. 28 starting at

Phone: 234-5478
http://hopesvillageofslo.com

Moose Lodge #1401
1130 Orcutt Road
SLO , CA

Cost: Cost is $10

THE SLO QUILTERS
Worth The Drive
September 28 (5 p.m.)

present a "Auction and Wine Tasting Experience" event on Sept. 28 with doors open at

Phone: 550-5636
http://sloquilters.org

SLO Vet's Hall
SLO , CA

WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S
WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S
Worth The Drive
September 28 (8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.)

is a 3k and 5k Walk or Run with a half mile Fun Run for kids on Sept. 28 from

Gary Gross
memorywalker@yahoo.com
Phone: 260-5180
http://alz.org/walk

Waller Park
Orcutt Road and Waller Lane
Santa Maria 93455

Concerts

A FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT
9th Street Concert featuring Loren Radis & Drive-In Romeos
A FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT
September 28 (5 to 8 p.m.)

featuring the Drive-In Romeos and Loren Radis in concert is Sept. 28 from

Karen Evangelista
karen@guadalupeculturalcenter.com
Phone: 343-2939
http://www.saladbowlfestival.com

9th Street and Highway 1
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: Free

SAN LUIS OBISPO WIND ORCHESTRA
Video Games, Moby Dick, and More
SAN LUIS OBISPO WIND ORCHESTRA
September 28 (8 p.m.)

presents a show titled "Video Games, Moby Dick, and More" on Sept. 28 at

Shannon McNeel
marketing@slowinds.org
Phone: 235-5004

Cultural and Performing Arts Center
Cuesta College
SLO 93401

Cost: $20, $10 for students, kids free

Stage

100,000 POETS FOR CHANGE
100,000 Poets for Change
100,000 POETS FOR CHANGE
September 28 (6 p.m.)

is a night of poetry and music featuring local poets and guests Rudy Calderon, Luke Johnson, Ivan BrownOtter, Roque Ballesteros, and Francisco Duarte on Sept. 28 at

Samuel Duarte
hiram_sam@yahoo.com
Phone: 714-9780

The BookWorm
230 E. Betteravia St., Suite K
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Learning

"MEDITATION AND INNER STRENGTH"
September 28 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

is a meditation class on Sept. 28 from

Phone: 878-5976

Santa Maria Shepherd Hall
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria , CA

THE SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
September 28 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

presents the "Adult Art Studio Class: Exploring the Moon in Prints and Paint" on Sept. 28 from

kcarl@sbma.net
Phone: 884-6430
http://sbma.net

Ridley-Tree Education Center at McCormick House
1600 Santa Barbara St.
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $85, $80 for members

Art

THE FRIENDS OF THE SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
September 28 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

hold a call for artists to collect and paint antique chairs for the annual "Drop Everything and Read Painted Chair" event, with chairs being given to artists Sept. 28 from 

Jackie MacNeil
jmacsmx@comcast.net
Phone: 925-0727

SM Public Library
421 S. McClelland
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Clubs and Meetings

AN MBA PROGRAM INFO SESSION
September 28 (10 to 11 a.m.)

by AUSB is Sept. 28 from

Sharisse Estomo
sestomo@antioch.edu
Phone: 962-8179, Ext. 5113
http://antiochsb.edu/admissions/information-sessions/mba-program/

AUSB Campus
602 Anacapa St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: Free

Special Events

LIBBY WALLING BENEFIT LUNCH
September 29 (noon to 3 p.m.)

will feature food, drink, and live music by Still Evolving on Sept. 29 from

rcwalling@gmail.com
Phone: 470-0462
http://transplants.org

YOYO Hall
725 E. Foster Road
Santa Maria , CA

THE SAVOR RUN
THE SAVOR RUN
September 29 (7 a.m.)

features a 10K and 5K run with awards for fastest mile on Sept. 29 at

Heather Hellman
no1spud@gmail.com
Phone: 215-8545
http://centralcoastcancerchallenge.com

Mission Plaza
1000 Chorro
SLO 93401

Cost: $50 to $60

Health

THE SAVOR RUN
Worth The Drive
September 29 (7 a.m.)

features a 5K or 10K Run or Walk on Sept. 29 at

Heather Hellman
nospud1@gmail.com
Phone: 215-8545
http://centralcoastcancerchallenge.com

Mission Plaza
1008 Chorro St
SLO 93401

Cost: $50 to $60

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
September 29 (10 a.m.)

offers worship services Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday school at 9 a.mAn adult Bible study is Thursday at.

Phone: 937-0339

Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
4465 S. Blosser Road
Santa Maria

Learning

UC SANTA BARBARA
Worth The Drive
October 3 (4 p.m.)

presents the "UCSB 2013 Faculty Research Lecture" featuring John Bowers on Oct. 3 at

Phone: 893-2191

Engineering Science Building, Room 1001
UCSB
Santa Barbara , CA

Special Events

THE ALANO CLUB OF SANTA BARBARA
Worth The Drive
October 4 (6 p.m.)

presents a benefit event featuring "An Evening with Michael McDonald and Friends" on Oct. 4 at

Montecito Country Club
920 Summit Road
Santa Barbara , CA

Learning

THE SANTA MARIA VALLEY YMCA
October 4 (6:30 to 7:30 p.m.)

hosts the class "Fulfilling your Wishes, Accomplishing your Goals" through Feb. 13 on Thursdays from

Santa Maria Valley YMCA
info@meditationinsantabarbara.orb
Phone: 563-6300
http://meditationinsantamaria.org

Santa Maria Valley YMCA
3400 Skyway Drive
Santa Maria

Cost: $10 suggested donation

WESTMONT COLLEGE
Worth The Drive
October 4 (4 p.m.)

presents a talk by Roger Wiens titled "Exploring Mars with the Rover and its Laser" on Oct. 4 at

Westmont College
scraig@westmont.edu
Phone: 565-6051
http://westmont.edu

Westmont College
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara

Special Events

"FORM OVER FUNCTION:
October 5 (7 to 10 p.m.)

is a special benefit event for the Ian M. Hassett Foundation featuring wine, dessert, and a live string quartet performing Oct. 5 from

Phone: 878-1334
http://ianmhassett.com

Costa de Oro Tasting Room
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $50

CRAFT BAZAAR
Happy Shoppers
CRAFT BAZAAR
October 5 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

by the Lompoc Elks Lodge #2274 features crafts by various local artists and nonprofits on Oct. 5 from

Joyce
Phone: 757-8862

Lompoc Elks Lodge #2274
905 E. Ocean Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: Free

DINNER IN THE DARK
October 5 (5:30 p.m.)

is  benefit event that shows how it is to live as someone in the perpetual darkness called blindness on Oct. 5 at

Arleen
arleenlewis061@verizon.net
Phone: 705-2405

La Purisima Hall
213 West Olive
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $25

THE FILIPINO-AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH DINNER-DANCE CELEBRATION
THE FILIPINO-AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH DINNER-DANCE CELEBRATION
October 5 (5:30 to 11 p.m.)

is a special event that takes place Oct. 5 from

onion55@verizon.net
Phone: 736-3663

Pacific Coast Club
Vandenberg Airforce Base

Cost: $30

THE AVILA BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION
Worth The Drive
October 5 (5 and 6:30 p.m.)

presents the 3rd annual Avila Beach Albacore Feed with the menu by chef Pete Kelley Oct. 5 at

avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997

AVila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach

Cost: $20, $10 for children

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
October 5 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

presents its annual Fall benefit plant sale on Oct. 5 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Concerts

THE SLO SMYPHONY
THE SLO SMYPHONY
October 5 (8 to 10 p.m.)

presents its opening night concert on Oct. 5 from

Lisa Nauful
lisa@slosymphony.com
Phone: 543-3533
http://slosymphony.com

Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
SLO 93405

Cost: $20 to $75

Kids and Family

THE EXPLORATION STATION
Worth The Drive
October 5 (2 p.m.)

presents a program featuring live turtles from Triple T Turtle Ranch on Oct. 5 at

youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach

Cost: $3, $2 for kids and seniors

Recreation

MUDDY MADNESS 2013
October 5 (9 a.m.)

is a "5k Charity Mud Run and Festival" event on Oct. 5 at

http://muddymadness.com

Sky Ranch
650 E. Highway 246
Buellton 93427