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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

November 16 - November 23

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

"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

Special Events

THE NIPOMO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
November 17 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

presents its annual "Holiday Craft and Gift Boutique" on Nov. 23 from

Phone: 929-1583
http://nipomochmber.org

Edwards Barn
Pomeroy and Willow Roads
Nipomo

SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART
Worth The Drive
November 17 (2 p.m.)

presents a free film screening of Seven Chances on Nov. 17 at

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

Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Concerts

CELLOJOE
November 17 (4 p.m.)

presents a live concert of electronic and cello music on Nov. 17 at

Phone: 344-1900
http://cellojoe.com

Casa Dumetz Wines
448 Bell St.
Los Alamos

THE SLO COUNTY BAND
Worth The Drive
November 17 (3 p.m.)

presents "Music: The Language of Space and Time" in benefit of the Maxine Lewis Homeless Shelter on Nov. 17 at

Phone: 929-0552
http://slocountyband.org

Mount Carmel Lutheran Church
1701 Frederick St.
SLO

Health

YOGA FOR MANKIND STUDIO
Advance Yoga Workshop with Billy
YOGA FOR MANKIND STUDIO
November 17 (2 p.m.)

presents an "Advanced Yoga Workshop with Billy" on Nov.17 at

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

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

Cost: $25

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
November 17 (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

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN
November 19 (6:30 p.m.)

Santa Maria Branch presents a video and presentation of assistance available through Legal Aid and CASA on Nov. 19 at

Phone: 937-0490

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

Cost: $8

Special Events

HOPEDANCE FILMS
November 20 (7 p.m.)

presents a screening of the documentary Girl Rising on Nov. 20 at

info@hopedance.org
Phone: 762-4848

Unity Chapel of Light
1165 Stubblefield Road
Orcutt 93455

Cost: $10 suggested donation, $5 for students

Health

INTRODUCTION TO LAUGHTER YOGA
November 21 (10:45 a.m.)

is an aerobic excercise that can be done without strain by all body types including people in wheelchairs meting Nov. 21 at

William Alarid
wmalarid@aol.com
Phone: 925-3216

Mussell Senior Center
510 E. Park Ave.
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Concerts

THE CLIFFNOTES
Worth The Drive
November 22 (9 p.m.)

featuring Valerie Johnson and Al B Blue perform live on Nov. 22 at

cliff@thecliffnotes.com
http://thecliffnotes.com

Villag of Arroyo Grande
133 Ridge St.
Arroyo Grande , CA

THE KINGSTON TRIO
Kingston Trio
THE KINGSTON TRIO
Worth The Drive
November 22 (8 p.m.)

performs live at the Clark Center on Nov. 22 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: $40 to $48

THE UCSB MULTICULTURAL CENTER
Worth The Drive
November 22 (8 p.m.)

presents a live concert by Las Cafeteras on Nov. 22 at

Phone: 893-2064

UCSB Multicultural Center
Santa Barbara

Cost: $15, $5 for students

Special Events

THE SANTA MARIA PUBLIC  LIBRARY
November 23 (11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

will host best-selling author Wendelin Van Draanen feature a talk, slideshow, and booksigning on Nov. 23 from

Mary Housel
Phone: 925-0951
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Santa Maria Public Library
421 McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Concerts

ROEM BAUR
November 23 (7 p.m.)

performs his original blues/soul music on Nov. 23 at

Phone: 904-8072
http://standingsunwines.com

Standing Sun Wines
92 2nd Street
Buellton , CA

THE SANTA MARIA PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY
November 23 (7:30 p.m.)

presents the concert "The Beauty of the Baroque" featuring works by Bach and Vivaldi on Nov. 23 at

Santa Maria Philharmonic Society
lynne@santamariaphilharmonic.org
Phone: 925-0412
http://santamariaphilharmonic.org

First United Methodist Church
311 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

CAL POLY
Worth The Drive
November 23 (8 p.m.)

presents Bandfest featuring more than 290 students performing live on Nov. 23 at

Michele Abba
mabba@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2406

Christopher Cohan Center
Cal Poly
SLO 93401

Cost: $12 to $14, $9 to $12 for senior citizens

Spiritual

TAJ LORETO GONZALEZ LORCA
November 23 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

is a songwriter, teacher, and sufi who will be presenting "The Jewel of Peace: The joy of creating peace through prayer, poetry, singing, and dancing" on Nov. 23 from

ximena622@yahoo.com
Phone: 904-4385

989 Sweet Gum Lane
Nipomo , CA

Cost: $77