The Cambrian

Arts & Events

THIS WEEK

THURSDAY 5-6

Information meeting for people interested in becoming docents for the Cambria Historical Museum. 2 to 4 p. m May 6. RSVP to r2nsue@charter.netor 927-2891.

The Cambria Computer Club Novice meeting. 2 p.m. May 6. Topic will be: “The best way to Google & surf the Net safely.” Joslyn Recreation Center Conference Room, 950 Main St., Cambria. For information email dbbig23@charter.net.

SATURDAY 5-8

Robby Longley 8 p.m. May 8. Acoustic flamenco guitar. Painted Sky Recording Studios, 4111 Bridge St., Cambria. $15. 927-8330.

Food drive. May 8. Cambria postal workers pick up nonperishable food in sealed cans, boxes and bags left by mailboxes to help feed locals. Food in glass containers or past its expiration date should not be included.

Cambria Lawn Bowls Open House. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 8. Lessons and hot dogs. Joslyn Recreation Center, 950 Main St., Cambria. Free.

SUNDAY 5-9

Mother’s Day Concert. 3 p.m. May 9. Performance by the Cuesta College Chamber Singers, Mixed Choir and Voce. St. Timothy’s Catholic Church, 962 Piney Way, Morro Bay. $7 to $10. 546-3195.

MONDAY 5-10

Community Action Partnership Senior Health Screening. 9:30 a.m. to noon May 10. Free and confidential blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes and anemia screenings for seniors age 50 and older. Col-rectal cancer take-home screening test kit available for $5. Call 788-0827 to schedule a full lipid panel for $20. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road, Cambria. First come, first serve. Donations welcome.

TUESDAY 5-11

Adventures With Nature. Rain or bad weather cancels outdoor activities. 772-2694 or www.ccnha.org.

Los Osos Oaks Reserve.

10 a.m.

May 11.

A shaded stroll through an ancient forest looking at native plants and evidence of Chumash habitation, and learning colorful historical background. Meet at Reserve entrance, 0.7 miles east of South Bay Boulevard on Los Osos Valley Road. 1 mile, 1.5 hours.



WEDNESDAY 5-12

Adventures With Nature. Rain or bad weather cancels outdoor activities. 772-2694 or www.ccnha.org.

Hike the Reservoir Flat Trail.

10 a.m.

May 12.

Walk through the chaparral into the riparian zone near Islay Creek, back to Spooner’s Cove and then stroll through the shady woods. Meet at the Visitor's Center, Montaña de Oro State Park. 2.5 miles, 1.5-2 hours.



Harmony Headlands Walk. 9:30 a.m. May 12. The Cambria Walking Bunch meets

Wednesdays at Shamel Park, 5455 Windsor Blvd., Cambria. darlenencambria@att.net.

ONGOING

Piedras Blancas Light Station Tours. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Meet at 9:45 a.m. at the former Piedras Blancas Motel, 1.5 miles north of the Lighthouse. $10 for adults, $5 for age 6-17, no fee ages 5 and under. Special arrangements must be made for groups of 10 or more. 927-7361. Artist paint-out days. Second Wednesdays. $10. To make arrangements, call 927-8574. Electronic Recycle Center, sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Community of Cambria. 2:30 to 5 p.m. the fourth Friday of every month. Bring TVs, PCs, and most other electronic devices. No appliances, batteries or fluorescent lighting. Cambria Farmers Market. Free. Call 927-1349, e-mail info@uuccambria.org,or go to uuccambria.org.

Holistic fair. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. the second Saturday of each month. Free. Amethyst Healing Center, 704 Main St., Cambria. 927-1700, amethysthealingcenter.com

ART

EVENT Victoria Herkell. Reception: 5 to 9 p.m. May 8. Oil paintings. Memory Lane and Friends Gallery, 728 Main St., Cambria. 927-7700.

Jan Walker. Reception: 1 to 3 p.m. May 9. Watercolors. Through July 1. Cayucos Art Association Gallery, foot of the pier, Cayucos. 995-2266.

Morro Bay Art Association Monthly Meeting. 3 to 5 p.m. May 10. Betty Field-Haley demonstrates oil pastel techniques. Art Center, 835 Main St., Morro Bay. 772-2504.

ONGOING

Jason Mayr. “It’s a Wonderful Life.,” Oil paintings. Through May 23. Art Center, 835 Main St., Morro Bay. 772-2504.

Alyce Broome. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. May 14. Oil paintings. Through May 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embar-cadero, No. 10, Morro Bay. 772-1068.

Linda Bench and Deborah Hobbs. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. May 14. “Two Takes, Two Views.” Colored pencil and photography based mixed media. Through May 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero, No. 10, Morro Bay. 772-1068.

“Intrigue 3.” Jewelry artists. Through May. Seven Sisters Gallery, 601 Embarcadero, Suite 8, Morro Bay. 772-9955.

Suellen Fowler. Hand-blown glass. Through May. Seekers Glass Gallery, 4090 Burton Drive, Cambria. 927-4352.

Monarch Grove Elementary School Exhibit. Art work by Judy Neuhuaser’s 3rd grade class. Through June 10. Morro Bay Art Association, 835 Main St., Morro Bay. 528-7983.

Shirley Kirkes-Mar. Through June. Madeline’s restaurant, 788 Main St., Cambria. Open at 11 a.m. daily. 927-4175, cambria-restaurants.com.

Howard Kline. Original abstract expressionistic watercolors and giclee reproductions. Ongoing. Howard Kline Gallery, 750 Sheffield St., Cambria. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, closed Wednesday. 927-2917, howardkline.com.

Sally Seago. Romantic Impressionist oil paintings. Ongoing. Seago Gallery by the Sea, 6100 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria. 927-9444, www.seagogallery.com.

TALENT CALL

Allied Arts 8x8 Show and Fundraiser. Area artists may deliver entries in eight-inch by eight-inch dimensions from 8 to 11 a.m. May 14 for a show to be held May 14 to 15. Cambria Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St., Cambria. for 3-D specifications or to buy a canvas, call Tish Rogers at 924-0223.

www.ArtistsOfCambria.com.

PLAN AHEAD

Harmony Headlands Walk. 9:30 a.m. May 12. The Cambria Walking Bunch meets

Wednesdays at Shamel Park, 5455 Windsor Blvd., Cambria. darlenencambria @ att.net.

The Cambria Computer Club Mac meeting. 2 p.m. May 13. Jack Hennessy will present “Get A (i)Life”. Joslyn Recreation Center Conference Room, 950 Main St., Cambria. For information email

aonghus@alumni.calpoly.edu

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