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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

November 9 - November 16

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

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

Clubs and Meetings

MISSION HOPE CANCER CENTER
November 13 (8 to 9:30 a.m.)

offers a discussion group for men affected by cancer on Nov. 13 from

Phone: 219-4673

Mission Hope Cancer Center
1325 East Church St.
Santa Maria

Concerts

THE ASSOCIATED STUDENTS PROGRAM BOARD
Worth The Drive
November 14 (9 p.m.)

of UCSB presents Madlib in concert Nov 14 at

Phone: 893-3536
http://asprogramboard.com

UCSB Hub
Santa Barbara

Learning

THE LUIS OASIS SENIOR CENTER
November 14 (1 to 4 p.m.)

presents the "Wiser (Older) Worker" Job Fair event on Nov. 14 from

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

S.B. County Workforce Resource Center
1410 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

Special Events

SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
November 15 (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)

presents "The Earth is the Bottom of the Sky" featuring food, drink, and music inspired by current shows on Nov. 15 from

Santa Barbara Museum of Art
kcarl@sbma.net
Phone: 884-6430
http://sbma.net

Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: $40, $25 for members

Special Events

"KID'S GARDENING"
"KID'S GARDENING"
November 16 (1 to 3:30 p.m.)

is a family-style cooking class for 2nd through 6th grade children and guardians including ingredients fresh from the garden on Nov. 16 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: $25 per child and guardian, $5 per additional family member

"WINTER NIGHTS"
November 16 (5 to 9 p.m.)

is a fundraiser for the North County Rape Crisis and Child Protection Center on Nov. 16 from

arleenlewis061@verizon.net
Phone: 736-8535
http://ncrccpcevents.info

Santa Maria Country Club
505 Waller Lane
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $75

Concerts

AMY OBENSKI
November 16 (7 p.m.)

performs her original folk-jazz music Nov. 16 at

Amy Obenski
Phone: 735-8771
http://amyobenski.com

D'Vine Wine Bar
107 West Ocean Ave.
Lompoc

Cost: Free

CELLOJOE
November 16 (6 p.m.)

presents a live concert of electronic and cello music on Nov. 16 at

Phone: 344-4400
http://fulloflifefoods.com

Full of Life Flatbread
225 W. Bell St.
Los Alamos

THE SLO WIND ORCHESTRA
Local Soloists Perform with SLO Wind Orchestra
THE SLO WIND ORCHESTRA
Worth The Drive
November 16 (8 p.m.)

presents a concert titled "Stars of SLO" on Nov. 16 with a pre-concert talk at 7:30 and the performance at

marketing@slowinds.org
Phone: 456-3333
http://slowinds.org

Cuesta College Performing Arts Center
Highway 1
SLO 93401

Cost: $20, $10 for students and children

Kids and Family

THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF SANTA MARIA VALLEY
November 16 (6 p.m.)

holds a "Benefit Drawing" event including food and live entertainment on Nov. 16 at

Phone: 922-7163
http://bgcsmv.org

Boys and Girls Club of Santa Maria Valley
901 N. Railroad Ave.
Santa Maria

WONHEART
November 16 (2 to 5 p.m.)

a free event for women titled "How to Stay Happy, Healthy, and Whole During the Holidays" featuring talks by Alejandra Mahoney and Tia Walker on Nov. 16 from

wonheart@verizon.net
Phone: 714-1025
http://WonHeartinfo.org

Santa Maria Public Library, Shepard Hall
421 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Learning

THE GOLDEN STATE MANUFACTURED-HOME OWNERS LEAGUE (GSMOL)
Worth The Drive
November 16 (8:45 a.m.)

presents a "Road Show" event featuring information about manufactured-home owners rights on Nov. 16 at

Phone: 528-0825
http://slomap.org

New Life Community Church
990 James Way
Pismo Beach , CA

Cost: $3 donation