Tuesday, March 31, 2015     Volume: 16, Issue: 3
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A spectrum of style

PHOTO COURTESY OF ALLAN HANCOCK COLLEGE

A spectrum of style

The Allan Hancock College Dance Department presents the Spring recital Dance Spectrum, with a showcase of ballet, jazz, modern, tap, hip-hop, and folklorico dance styles by Hancock faculty and student performers. Perfomances will be on March 26 through 28 at 7 p.m. and March 28 and 29 at 2 p.m. in the Marian Theatre. Cost is $13 to $15. More info: 922-8313.

Last chance to catch the show

PHOTO COURTESY OF LEE-VOLKER COX

Last chance to catch the show

Local photographer Lee-Volker Cox’s exhibit Berries, Blooms, Broccoli, and Bulls completes its extended showing at the Santa Maria Public Library on March 30. A closing reception event is March 26 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the library. More info: 925-0951 or cityofsantamaria.org.

It comes from the dirt

FILE PHOTO BY CAMILLIA LANHAM

It comes from the dirt

Growing Grounds Farm Santa Maria hosts its third annual Everything Edible Plant Sale event on March 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and March 29 from noon to 3 p.m. The fundraiser event will support the farm, which provides therapeutic horticulture and paid employment to those with mental illness, 
820 W. Foster Road, Santa Maria. More info: 934-2182 or t-mha.org.