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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

October 28 - November 4

Special Events

SANTA MARIA VALLEY DISCOVERY MUSEUM
October 28 (Regular hours)

presents an "Enchanted Forest" fundraiser event. Themed trees will be in the Discovery Museum adorned with at least $250 of gift certificates or merchandise through Oct. 27 with raffle tickets available for a chance to win one of the trees.

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum
kelly@smdiscoverymuseum.org
Phone: 928-8414
http://smvdiscoverymuseum.org

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum
705 S. McClelland
Santa Maria

MID STATE SCARE HAUNTED HOUSE
The cental coast's favorite haunted house!
MID STATE SCARE HAUNTED HOUSE
Worth The Drive
October 28 (7 to 11 p.m.)

presents a fun and frightening Halloween tradition with two different events on seperate nights: "ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE!" and "SCREAM IN THE DARK" through Oct. 31 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from

info@midstatescare.com
http://midstatescare.com

Mid State Scare
1106 E. Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $10

3RD ANNUAL SANTA BARBARA CHOWDER FEST
Chowder Fest logo
3RD ANNUAL SANTA BARBARA CHOWDER FEST
Worth The Drive
October 28 (noon to 4 p.m.)

by Food and Home Magazine allows attendees to sample delectable chowders as they vie for Chowder Champ and the coveted People's Choice Award. Iron Chef Cat Cora will be on hand to judge. This fun tasting event includes fabulous wine from Santa Barbara County wineries, delicious brews from various local microbreweries, and a sampling of French truffles, Vermont's finest cheese, and other goodies on Oct. 28 from

Niki Richardson
nrichardson@lafsbc.org
Phone: 963-6754, Ext. 109
http://sbchowderfest.com

Montecito Country Club
920 Summit Road
Santa Barbara 93108

Cost: $65

Stage

THE POETIC JUSTICE PROJECT,
October 28 (2 p.m.)

thanks to the generosity of The Fund For Santa Barbara and the McCune Foundation, presents a free community performance of The Exonerated on Oct. 28 at

Deborah Tobola
deborah@poeticjusticeproject.org
Phone: 264-5463
http://poeticjusticeproject.org

Elwin Mussell Senior Center
510 E. Park
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Dance Lessons

MONDAY NIGHT LINE DANCING
Ongoing
October 29 (7 to 9 p.m.)

teaches modern, urban sophistication, swing syncopations, flowing waltz, nightclub rhythms, and some latin flavor. It's fun, great exercise, and it will free the dancer in you! No partner needed, perfect for singles. Beginners welcome on Mondays from

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

Moose Lodge Family Center
116 West El Camino
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $6

Learning

UC SANTA BARBARA
Worth The Drive
October 29 (7 p.m.)

presents historian Michael D. Gordin with his lecture "The Pseudoscience Wars" for the Lawrence Badash Memorial Lecture on Oct. 29 at

UC Santa Barbara
pmccray@history.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-2191
http://history.ucsb.edu

Loma Pelona Conference Center, UCSB
Santa Barbara

Special Events

FALL FUN FESTIVAL
October 31 (6:30 to 8:30 p.m.)

by Nipomo's City Church featuring bounce houses, game booths, face painting, prizes, candy, and a photo booth on Oct. 31 from

The City Church
640 S. Frontage Road
Nipomo , CA

Concerts

THE ADDAMO TASTING ROOM AND BISTRO
October 31 (5:30 to 8:30 p.m.)

presents "ROCK"tober! Wednesdays featuring a live music and a costume party. Oct. 24 is Rock/Pop Star Night, and Oct. 31 is Fright Night. The concerts are from

Bethany
bethany@addamovineyards.com
Phone: 937-6400

Addamo Tasting Room and Bistro
400 E. Clark
Old Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

Special Events

COMMUNITY PARTNERS IN CARING
November 1 (Call for times)

holds its 15th annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon with keynote speaker on Nov. 1.

community@partnersincaring.org
Phone: 925-8000
http://partnersincaring.org

County Club
Santa Maria , CA

Special Events

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO VET CENTER
Worth The Drive
November 3 (2 p.m.)

presents its grand opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 3 at

michiko.riley@va.gov
Phone: (310) 478-3711, Ext. 49947

SLO Vet Center
1070 Southwood Drive
SLO , CA

Concerts

LIONS PEAK TASTING ROOM
LIONS PEAK TASTING ROOM
Worth The Drive
November 3 (5 to 8 p.m.)

presents Jon Stephen performing Tropical Brazilian Guitar including wine tastings on Nov. 3 from

facebook.com/LionsPeakVineyards
Phone: 693-5466
http://lionspeakwine.com/html/tasting_room.html

Lions Peak Vineyards
1659 Copenhagen
Solvang 93463

Cost: Free

SOFIA TALKVIK
Worth The Drive
November 3 (8 p.m.)

presents a live concert of folk music Nov. 3 at

Phone: 439-2060
http://kreuzbergcalifornia.com

Kreuzberg
870 Monterey St.
SLO

THE PISMO BEACH MARCHING BAND REVIEW
Worth The Drive
November 3 (8:30 a.m.)

sponsored by the Pismo Beach Chamber of Commerce is the 34th annual review of 22 bands from SLO County and the central valley marching and performing on Nov. 3 at

Phone: 773-4382
http://pismochamber.com

Dolliver Street
Pismo Beach , CA

Recreation

EARLY SIGN-UPS FOR SPRING BASEBALL
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EARLY SIGN-UPS FOR SPRING BASEBALL
November 3 (noon to 2 p.m.)

for the Five Cities Youth Baseball 2013 Spring Season will be through Dec. 31 with a sign-up event held at Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab in Arroyo Grande on Nov. 3 from

http://fivecitiesyouthbaseball.com

Doc Burnstein's
114 W. Branch
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $80 per player, $75 for additional sibling

Concerts

MOROVINO TASTING ROOM
MOROVINO TASTING ROOM
Worth The Drive
November 4 (2 to 5 p.m.)

presents Jon Stephen performing Tropical Brazilian Guitar on Nov. 4 from

Mrs.Vino@Morovino.com
Phone: 627-1443
http://morovino.com/

Morovino Winery
76 Landing Passage
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

Recreation

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL CLUB INFORMATION MEETING
Girls Volleyball Club Information
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL CLUB INFORMATION MEETING
November 4 (6 p.m.)

Mid-Coast Volleyball Club will be adding Club Teams for Santa Maria and South SLO County Volleyball Players . Both travel and non–travel teams will be forming for the 2012-2013 Season. Teams of all ages: 12 and under, 14 and under, 16 and under, 18 and under. An Informational Meeting will be held for all interested players and Parents Nov. 4 at

Giavanni’s Pizza
Orcutt