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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

November 1 - November 8

Farmers Markets

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8 to 10:30 a.m.)

features the "Thursday night SLO County Farmers' Market" featuring produce, food, nonprofits, political groups, kids activities, and live entertainment on Thursdays from 6:10 to 9 p.m., downtown SLO. A morning farmers' market featuring fresh produce is Saturday from

http://slocountyfarmers.org

Gottschalk's Parking Lot
SLO

ARROYO GRANDE
(noon to 2:30 p.m.)

includes a farmers market on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Spencer's parking lot at 1464 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande. Another farmers market is Saturdays from

Phone: 544-9570
http://slocoutyfarmers.org

City Hall Parking Lot
215 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO
(11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

features a certified farmers market on Sundays from

Phone: 929-3081
http://nipomofarmersmarket.com

Via Concha Road and Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

PISMO BEACH
(3 to 7 p.m.)

holds a farmers market on the promenade Wednesdays from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Promenade
Pismo Beach

SANTA MARIA
(12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)

features a farmers market on Wednesdays from

Phone: 305-9829

Town Center West parking lot
Broadway and Main Street
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA SWAP MEET
(Call for times)

meets Friday mornings.

Phone: 861-6202

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S.Thornburg St.
Santa Maria

Clubs and Meetings

SANTA MARIA COIN CLUB
(7 p.m.)

holds its monthly meeting every third Wednesday of the month at

Santa Maria Coin Club
Phone: 937-1250

Edward Community Center
809 Panther Drive
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA MEN'S CLUB
(8:30 a.m.)

meets for breakfast and a guest speaker the second Tuesday of each month at

Santa Maria Men's Club
atdulaney@comcast.net
Phone: 937-1499, 937-0355

Ambrosia Restaurant
122 E. Boone St.
Santa Maria

Spiritual

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
(7 p.m.)

holds "iCharge" Bible study on Wednesdays at

First Baptist Church
secretary@fbcsantamaria.com
Phone: 937-8405
http://fbcsantamaria.com

First Baptist Church
2970 Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Concerts

CAL POLY MUSIC DEPARTMENT
Worth The Drive
November 1 (7:30 p.m.)

presents a faculty chamber recital Nov. 1 at

Michele Abba
Phone: 756-2406
http://calpoly.edu

Room 218, Davidson Music Center, Cal Poly
1 Grand Ave.
SLO

Cost: $5

Special Events

"SUN, SEA, AND QUILT SHOW"
November 2 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

is a holiday shopping event on Nov. 2 from

Linda Kucera
kucerahome@comcast.net
Phone: 598-2482

Arroyo Grande Community Center
211 Vernon Street
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $3 admission

6TH ANNUAL "VINO DE SUENOS"
November 2 (3 to 6 p.m.)

is a celebration fundraiser for farm and vineyard workers on Nov. 2 from

Phone: 686-0295
http://vinodesuenos.com

Santa Ynez Valley Marriton
Buellton , CA

Cost: $50

DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
November 2 (1 to 4 p.m.)

presents a "Dia de los Muertos" event featuring a talk by Helen Daurio about the holiday and a live poetry reading by Enedina Castaneda on Nov. 2 from

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

Dana Adobe Nipomo Amigos
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo

SANTA MARIA NOONTIME ROTARY
November 2 (Call for times)

presents its annual fundraising event with the theme "Spurs and Diamonds" including wine tasting, cocktails, silent and live auctions, food by Alfonso Curti of Uliveto, and music by Sean Wiggins and Lone Goat on Nov. 2.

Phone: 714-3294

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S. Thornburg St.
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $50

THE RIGHETTI HIGH SCHOOL FARMERS MARKET
November 2 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

is a benefit event featuring vendors, food, and live entertainment on Nov. 2 from

Phone: 937-2051, Ext. 2503

Righetti High School parking lot
Bradley and Foster
Orcutt

¡CALLES VIVAS!
Worth The Drive
November 2 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

turns Cabrillo Boulevard into a recreation and fitness zone on Nov. 2 from

Phone: 966-9807
http://thompsonnaylor.com

Cabrillo Boulevard
Santa Barbara , CA

SLO WINE COUNTRY
Worth The Drive
November 2 (noon to 3 p.m.)

presents its 23rd annual "Rockin' Harvest Celebration" event Nov. 1 through 3 with the "Grand Tasting and Auction" on Nov. 2 from

info@slowine.com
Phone: 541-5868
http://slowine.com

Avila Beach Golf Resort
Avila Beach , CA

Concerts

THE SUPPRESSORS
November 2 (9 p.m.)

is a ska quintet that will be performing Nov. 2 at

Phone: 925-0658

O'Sullivan's Pub
633 E. Main St.
Santa Maria

Stage

LATE NITE CATECHISM 2
Late Nite Catechism
LATE NITE CATECHISM 2
Worth The Drive
November 2 (2 and 7 p.m.)

the "Sister Stikes Again!" shows Nov. 2 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: $39 to $48

Special Events

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS
November 3 (noon to 5 p.m.)

presented by the City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department features altars, arts and crafts, live music, dance, and food on Nov. 3 from

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 260
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Veterans' Memorial Community Center
313 W. Tunnell St.
Santa Maria

Learning

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
November 3 (2 p.m.)

presents "Jack Hanna's Into the Wild Live" featuring live animals on Nov. 3 at

UCSB Arts and Lectures Box Office
meghan.henry@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: $15, $10 for children

Health

YOGA 101 WORKSHOP
Yoga 101 Workshop at Yoga for Mankind
YOGA 101 WORKSHOP
November 3 (2 p.m.)

meets on Nov. 3 at

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

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

Cost: $30

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
November 3 (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

UCSB ARTS AND LECTURES
Worth The Drive
November 4 (8 p.m.)

presents Doris Kearns Goodwin and her lecture "The Lessons of History: Great Presidents Past and Present" on Nov. 4 at

UCSB Arts and Lectures Box Office
meghan.henry@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu

UCSB Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara

Cost: $20 to $30, $15 for students

Learning

ALLAN HANCOCK COLLEGE
November 5 (10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.)

presents University Transfer Day featuring representatives from over 40 colleges on Nov. 5 from

ralarcio@hancockcollege.edu
Phone: 922-6966, Ext. 3280
http://hancockcollege.edu

Allan Hancock College
800 S. College Ave.
Santa Maria

Concerts

THE SKABILLY REBELS
November 6 (9 p.m.)

perform live on Nov. 6 at

Phone: 925-0658

O'Sullivan's Pub
633 E. Main St.
Santa Maria

Stage

BALLET THEATRE SAN LUIS OBISPO
Worth The Drive
November 6 (11 a.m. to noon)

presents its production of La Boutique Fantasque, a youth outreach performance on Dec. 6 from

blair@bt--slo.org
Phone: 440-1439

Spanos Theatre, Cal Poly PAC
SLO , CA

Cost: $10

Special Events

THE SANTA MARIA AREA TRANSIT (SMAT)
November 7 (5:30 p.m.)

is holding an "Unmet Transit Needs" public workshop on Nov. 7 at

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 225

Santa Barbara Public Library, Shepard Hall
421 South McClelland
Santa Maria , CA

Concerts

THE SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
November 7 (5:30 to 6:30 p.m.)

presents "Pop-up Opera" featuring soprano Jessica Julin singing arias through the museum to compliment various exhibits on Nov. 7 from

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

Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State St.
Santa Barbara

Recreation

THE INAUGURAL ORCUTT CHAMPIONSHIP
November 8 (6 p.m.)

is a poker tournament in benefit of the Luis Oasis Senior Center on Nov. 8 at

Phone: 937-9750
http://oasisorcutt.org

Luis Oasis Senior Center
420 Soares Ave.
Old Town Orcutt , CA

Cost: $50 entry fee