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November 10 - November 17

Special Events

TASTE OF NIPOMO
Taste of Nipomo
TASTE OF NIPOMO
November 10 (6 to 9 p.m.)

is a new event that is set to benefit and showcase the best culinary treats of Nipomo including Adelina’s, Rosie’s, Black Lake, The Rock, Tahlia’s, Rancho Nipomo, Dorados, and more. The event is a fundraiser for Nipomo High School and the Santa Maria YMCA featuring local restaurants being paired with wineries, a silent auction, a Lucky Board raffle, music, camaraderie, and fun on Nov. 10 from

Teri Bayus
livewell@teribayus.com
Phone: 305-0579

Casa De Penaflor
433 Hazel Lane
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $25

HOW TO BECOME A MASTER GARDENER
UCCE Master Gardeners of Santa Barbara County
HOW TO BECOME A MASTER GARDENER
Worth The Drive
November 10 (10 a.m.)

by the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Master Gardeners of Santa Barbara County is an orientation on "How to Become a Member of the 2013 Master Gardener Trainee Class" The orientation will be followed by a Q&A session with current SB County Master Gardeners on Nov. 10 at

Fiona Brennan
mgsantab@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 893-3485
http://cesantabarbara.ucanr.edu/Master_Gardener/Interested_in_Becoming_a_Master_Gardener/

UCCE Offices
6950 Hollister Ave, Suite 275
Goleta 93117

Cost: Free

Concerts

THE SLO SYMPHONY
Rina Dokshitsky, Piano
THE SLO SYMPHONY
November 10 (8 p.m.)

presents Israeli pianist Rina Dokshitsky in a performance of Mozart’s sunny and cheerful Piano Concerto No.23 in A Major. Also on the program will be Richard Wagner’s lyrical Siegfried Idyll, written as a love poem for his wife upon the birth of their son, and Mendelssohn’s Symphony No.4, also known as his “Italian” Symphony, inspired by the composer’s visit to Italy in 1830. The concert is on Nov. 10 at

SLO Symphony
staff@slosymphony.com
Phone: 756-4849
http://slosymphony.com/cm/Home.html

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
SLO 93407

Cost: $20 to $75

Kids and Family

ST. MARY OF THE ASSUMPTION SCHOOL
November 10 (6 p.m.)

presents its second annual "All You Can East Surf and Turf Celebration" on Nov. 10 at

stmarysm@sbceo.org
Phone: 925-6713
http://stmarysschoolsm.com

St. Mary of the Assumption School and Preschool
414 East Cypress St.
Santa Maria

Cost: $50

GARDEN FRESH FAMILY COOKING
Fun in the kitchen!
GARDEN FRESH FAMILY COOKING
Worth The Drive
November 10 (1 to 3:30 p.m.)

teaches kids and parents to cook a healthy feast harvested straight from the garden. Kids do all the cooking and the whole family learns about cooking healthy delicious food for kids in 2nd through 6th grades and guardians of all ages on Nov. 10 from

Lindsey Collinsworth
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400, Ext. 304
http://slobg.org/kids-cooking-class/

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $25 for child and guardian, $5 per additional person

Learning

PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSES
PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSES
November 10 (9 a.m.)

will teach how to create the photography you want by taking your camera out of AUTO mode! Starts off with a 1 hour in-classroom lecture which will specifically cover the manual modes of your digital camera followed by a photo field trip (walking 1/2 mile) to practice these camera settings. You will receive a brochure and a laminated cheat sheet card that will help you remember what was covered in class. The class meet Nov. 10 at

Adam Paine
adampaine@gmail.com
Phone: 801-0544
http://prophotolesson.com

Holiday Inn
2100 N Broadway St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $89

YOGA 101 WORKSHOP
Yoga 101 Workshop
YOGA 101 WORKSHOP
November 10 (2 p.m.)

teaches the fundamental Yoga poses to provide a solid foundation for starting a Yoga practice.  The class also teaches proper alignment and most importantly how to practice safely. You will practice variations of all the poses with different props so that you may work at your own personal level. The workshop meets Nov. 10 at

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

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

Cost: $25

NATURAL HOLIDAY DECOR
Worth The Drive
November 10 (1 to 3 p.m.)

at the SLO Botanical Garden teaches how to create holiday decorations using easily found natural materials. Create a classic wreath using only a wire coat hanger and coated floral wire. Or attend a fun and inspiring workshop to “green” your holiday décor. Participants should bring coated floral wire, coat hangers, and plant clippers on Nov. 10 from

Lindsey Collinsworth
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400, Ext. 304
http://slobg.org

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $10, $5 for members

Clubs and Meetings

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
November 10 (10 a.m.)

Do you have a Revolutionary War patriot in your family tree? Consider membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution, a volunteer women's service organization that honors and preserves the legacy of our Patriot ancestors. Any woman 18 years or older who can prove lineal descent from a Patriot of the American Revolution is eligible for membership. The Captain Henry Sweetser Chapter meets in Santa Maria on the second Saturday of the month, Sept. through June.

Tami Wilkening
tamiandm@aol.com
Phone: 348-1981
http://californiadar.org/chapters/capthenrysweetser

various locations
Santa Maria

Concerts

GLEEFUL 2 SOUND OUT
Worth The Drive
November 11 (2 p.m.)

features local wines and refreshments and a musical cavalcade featuring the charismatic Rudolf Budginas and Band, vocal jazz sensations Vocalogy, Cuesta’s own Chamber Singers, and the vocal ensemble SinNombrE. The event is a benefit for the Cuesta College Cultural and Performing Arts Center where a new generation of musicians, singers, and actors are finding their muse on Nov. 11 at

Cuesta College Cultural and Performing Arts Center
Highway 1
SLO 93403

Cost: $20, $10 seniors or students

Stage

FRIENDS OF TAMI TURNER
November 11 (7:30 p.m.)

presents a benefit for Tami Turner titled "Montana Tales and Other Bad Ass Business" with actor Troy Evans on Nov. 11 at

jamie-baker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 905-1488
http://montanatalesandotherbadassbusiness.eventbrite.com

Maverick Saloon
Santa Ynez , CA

Spiritual

IN THE COMPANY OF ANGELS CIRCLE
In the Company of Angels
IN THE COMPANY OF ANGELS CIRCLE
November 12 (6 p.m.)

is an ongoing circle of individuals desiring to develop and expand our personal relationship with our angels for divine guidance. Meets Mondays at

Julie Jensen
juliejensenart@yahoo.com
Phone: 202-9349

Unity Chapel of Light
1165 Stubblefield Road
Orcutt 93455

Concerts

PI
Worth The Drive
November 13 (7 p.m.)

performs a live concert of acoustic music on Nov. 13 at

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

Kreuzberg
870 Monterey St.
SLO

Cost: Free

Special Events

SMVHS KLONDIKE PIZZA FUNDRAISER
November 14 (5 to 8 p.m.)

by The Santa Maria Valley Humane Society invites you to help raise funds for homeless animals on Nov. 14 from

Jill Tucker
jilltucker@smvhs.org
Phone: 349-3435
http://smvhs.org

Klondike Pizza
2059 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

ST. VINCENT'S 4TH ANNUAL FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON
St. Vincent's 4th Annual Fashion Show & Luncheon
ST. VINCENT'S 4TH ANNUAL FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON
Worth The Drive
November 14 (10:30 a.m.)

is a fundraiser that directly impacts extremely low-income children and families at St. Vincent’s Early Childhood Education Center. This fully licensed facility offers quality, affordable childcare to infants through preschoolers of working parents in the community. Hosted by Claudia Lash and Pat Lupo, the annual event features a fashion show sponsored by Chico’s, a profile of success presentation, silent auction, raffle, and door prizes generously donated by local businesses and individuals on Nov. 14 at

Tessa Flanagan
tflanagan@sv-sb.org
Phone: 683-6381
http://stvincents-sb.org

Biphop Garcia Diego High School
4000 La Colina Road
Santa Barbara 93110

Cost: $45

Clubs and Meetings

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS
November 15 (7 to 9 p.m.)

California Central Coast Intergroup presents an "Attitude of Gratitude" meeting before the holidays on Nov. 15 from

Phone: 714-3742

Rancho Del Arroyo Mobile Home Park Clubhouse
2700 Cienaga
Oceano , CA

Special Events

BADASS DANCE FESTIVAL
First Dance Festival of it's kind in Santa Maria
BADASS DANCE FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
November 17 (10 a.m. to 10 p.m.)

features dancers from all over California who will gather to display their own style of dance. Most of the performers will be doing American Tribal Style Belly dance, Turkish or Middle Eastern Belly dance, Modern Fusion dance with music ranging from middle eastern Drums, to Gypsy music, to modern Rock and Roll, or Hip Hop Beat Music. There event is Nov. 17 from

Roger Hendrix
http://badasssophisticate.com/festival

Veteran's Memorial Building
501 N Pine St.
Santa Maria 93458

Cost: $10 for day show, $15 for night show

Kids and Family

THE SPOTTED WHALE LITTLE TOY SALE
November 17 at Grace Church in SLO
THE SPOTTED WHALE LITTLE TOY SALE
Worth The Drive
November 17 (11 a.m. to 6 p.m.)

will feature your favorite brands of toys, winter wear, and holiday apparel for children ages infant to 12 at highly discounted prices on Nov. 17 from

Michelle
michelle@thespottedwhale.com
Phone: 242-2213
http://thespottedwhale.com

Grace Church
1350 Osos Street
SLO 93401

Cost: Free

UPPER HAND TO COLLEGE
Worth The Drive
November 17 (8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

hosts a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math conference for girls in grades 6 through 12 featuring keynote speaker Dr. Anita Sengupta of NASA on Nov. 17 from

Phone: 984-2656
http://conta.cc/QeTezE

UCSB
Santa Barbara , CA

Cost: $25, $20 for students

Learning

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN
November 17 (11 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

presents its November program "Learning English at Work" with Beth Wonson on Nov. 17 from

lynda.and.jim@comcast.net
Phone: 925-5426

Merrill Gardens
1220 Suey Road
Santa Maria

Cost: $18 includes lunch

YOGA TEACHER TRAINING AND ADVANCED STUDIES
November 17 (10 to 11:15 a.m.)

meets for an informational meeting precluding the event, which starts in January of 2013. Teacher Trainer Mary Kay West provides information as well as a free "Alignment in Flow" class on Nov. 17 from

Nicole Donati
nicole@treetopyoga.net
Phone: 266-6391
http://treetopyoga.net

Treetop Yoga
2771 Santa Maria Way, Ste. C
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: Free