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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

November 4 - November 11

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

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

Special Events

"NORTHWEST COMMUNITY FAIR"
November 9 (9 a.m. to noon)

by the City of Santa Maria celebrates the reopening of Oakley Park on Nov. 9 from

mvandekamp@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 372
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Oakley Park
1300 N. Western
Santa Maria , CA

ARTISTE WINERY
November 9 (3 to 6 p.m.)

celebrates the winery's 10th anniversary with a part on Nov. 9 from

info@artiste.com
Phone: 686-2626
http://artiste.com

Artiste Winery
2948 Grand Ave.
Los Olivos , CA

CAL POLY
Worth The Drive
November 9 (9 a.m.)

presents the first ever "Color Me Crazy" 5-K fun run event on Nov. 9 at

sanluisobispo@sosc.org
Phone: 544-6444

Crop Science Building, Cal Poly
Mount Bishop Road
SLO

Cost: $40 registration

CENTRAL COAST PUG RESCUE
Worth The Drive
November 9 (noon to 4 p.m.)

presents the "2nd Annual Pugsgiving Fundraiser 'Aloha Style'" on Nov. 9 from

info@helppugs.com
Phone: 978-5888
http://ccprpuggiving.eventbrite.com

La Sage Golf Course
25 W. Grand Ave.
Grover Beach , CA

Cost: $40

THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
November 9 (1 to 3 p.m.)

presents a "Saturday at the Garden: Creating Holiday Wreaths" event using succulents and other foliage on Nov. 9 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400, Ext. 304
http://slobg.org/wreath

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

Concerts

THE ALLAN HANCOCK COLLEGE CONCERT BAND
November 9 (7:30 p.m.)

under the direction of Greg Stoll presents a concert on Nov. 9 at

Phone: 922-6966, Ext. 3252
http://hancockcollege.edu

First Baptist Church
2970 Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: $10, $5 for seniors and students

K THEORY
Worth The Drive
November 9 (10:30 p.m.)

performs electronic music on Nov. 9 at

Phone: 541-0969
http://facebook.com/ktheory

The Graduate
990 Industrial Way
SLO

KATHLEEN GRACE
Worth The Drive
November 9 (7:30 p.m.)

will perform two concerts in SLO celebration her new album on Nov. 9 including a "Songwriters at Play" event from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Vintage 1255 Wine Bar and at

Steynberg Gallery
SLO , CA

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO SYMPHONY
Cal Poly Cohan Center
THE SAN LUIS OBISPO SYMPHONY
Worth The Drive
November 9 (8 p.m.)

presents "A Sentimental Journey" with soprano Ava Pine on Nov. 9 at

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

Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
SLO 93405

Cost: $20 to $75

Stage

PCPA THEATERFEST
November 9 (7 p.m.)

presents a special Gala performance of Mary Poppins on Nov. 9 with a reception at 5:30 p.m. and the curtain at

foundation@pcpa.org
Phone: 349-9135
http://pcpa.org

Marian Theatre
800 S. College
Santa Maria

Cost: $175 or $125

Recreation

THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
November 9 (6 to 8 p.m. )

welcomes the Central Coast Astronomy Society for an evening presentation on black holes and other mysteries of the universe. Then, a journey outside to view planets, nebulas, and constellations through giant telescope on Nov. 9 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400, Ext. 304

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

Spiritual

ANGEL OF HOPE
November 9 (1 p.m.)

is a peaceful place for parents to mourn their children, with a memorial event Nov. 9 at

nagelofhopesantamaria@gmail.com
Phone: 925-2195

Santa Maria Cemetery
Santa Maria , CA

Special Events

A VETERAN'S DAY COMMEMORATION
Worth The Drive
November 10 (5 p.m.)

is an all day event Nov. 10 including volunteers setting up crosses and candles at 7 a.m., names of fallen veterans being read at 10 a.m, remarks by various speakers from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., a candle lighting ceremony at

Phone: 259-9205
http://vfpsb.org

West Beach
Santa Barbara , CA

Concerts

THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Moira Smiley, Inga Swearingen and VOCO
THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
November 10 (4 p.m.)

features Moira Smiley, Inga Swearingen, and VOCO live in concert on Nov. 10 at

info@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/moira-inga-voco/

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $25, $20 for members

Learning

THE CENTRAL COAST CACTUS AND SUCCULENT SOCIETY
November 10 (2 p.m.)

holds a meeting featuring a guest speaker, raffle, and plant exchange on Nov. 10 at

Nancy Greene
neikicccss@gmail.com
Phone: 723-4325
http://Central Coast Cactus and Succulent Society

SLO Public Library
995 Palm St.
SLO 93401

Cost: Free

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
November 10 (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