The Cambrian

Arts & Events



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

Harmony Headlands Park.

9:30 a.m.

July 9.

Walk through a ranch landscape, past extensive wetlands, to a rugged coast. Learn the history of the land. See a variety of plants. Meet at the entrance parking lot, five miles north of Cayucos. 3 miles, 1.5 hours.

Ed Gerhard in Concert. 7 p.m. July 9. Grammy Award-winning guitarist. Coalesce Bookstore, 845 Main St., Morro Bay. $20. 772-2880.


Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve Walk. 10 a.m. July 10. Evan Albright discusses how to identify wild life by their tracks and scat. Cambria. Reservations and locations, call 927-2202.

Café Musique in Concert. 3 p.m. July 10. CD release show. Theatre at the Old Grammar School, 1350 Main St., Cambria. $15. 927-8190.


Mostly Monica. Sunday music in the garden. Noon to 3 p.m. July 11. Indigo Moon, 1980 Main St., Cambria. 927-2911. Jazz Concert Series at The Hamlet. 4 and 7:15 p.m. July 11. Bassist Rob Thorsen joined by pianist Joshua White and drummer Duncan Moore. The Hamlet, Highway 1, Cambria. $12 to $20. 927-0567.


Community Action Partnership Senior Health Screening. 9:30 a.m. to noon July 12. 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.


Fiscalini Ranch West Walk. 9:30 a.m. July 14. The Cambria Walking Bunch meets Wednesdays at Shamel Park, 5455 Windsor Blvd., Cambria. darlenencambria @


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 9271349, e-mail,or go to

Holistic fair. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. the second Saturday of each month (free). Weekly: 6 p.m. Thursday guided meditation (by donation). Amethyst Healing Center, 704 Main St., Cambria. 927-1700,

Twilight Hours at Harmony Cellars. Coastal views, music, wine, sunset on the winery's garden patio. 5 to 7 p.m. Fridays in July and August. 3255 Harmony Valley Road, Harmony. 927-1625.


EVENT Morro Bay Embarcadero Art Walk. 5 to 8 p.m. July 9. Many galleries have food, wine and artists in attendance. Various galleries, Embarcadero, Morro Bay. 772-1068. Nancy Koren. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. July 9. Mixed media. Through July 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero No. 10, Morro Bay. 772-1068.

Randee Ward. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. July 9. Mixed media. Through July 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero No. 10, Morro Bay. 772-1068.

Philip Carey. Reception: 3 to 7 p.m. July 10. Pen and prismacolor pencil. Through July. Deer Run Art & Artifacts, 2080 Main St., Cambria. 927-0427.

Morro Bay Art Association Monthly Meeting. 3 to 5 p.m. July 12. Demonstration by eminent oil painter Nancy Becker. Art Center, 835 Main St., Morro Bay. 772-2504.

ONGOING Jackie Morello, Jade Herrera and Jacque Brackett. “It’s A New Day.” Through July 18. Art Center, 835 Main St., Morro Bay. 772-2504.

Cynthia Myers. Sand carved art glass. Through July. Seekers Glass Gallery, 4090 Burton Drive, Cambria. 927-4352.

Robin Wayne of Cambria. Oil landscapes, interiors and animals. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Through July. Cambria Library, 900 Main St., Cambria.

The Photography Show. Reception: 1 to 3 p.m. July 18. Exhibit of works by several artists. Through Aug. 18. Cayucos Art Gallery, foot of the pier, Cayucos. 995-2266.

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,

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

Melanee Sylvester Gallery. Original oil paintings of Central Coast by Melanee Sylvester and California impressionist and contemporary work by Tracey Sylvester Harris. Ongoing. 724 Main St. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed Wednesdays. 927-5450,


San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill performance showcase. 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and 5 to 9 p.m. Saturdays. Karaoke with “Elvis” 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and

Saturdays. 9520 Castillo Drive, San Simeon. Free. 927-4601 or

The Hamlet, just north of Cambria on Highway 1. 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, Richard Moratin, piano/vocals. 927-3535 or 927-4994.

Cambria Pines Lodge. 2905 Burton Drive, 21 and older. Dancing. Music starts around 8 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday, 9 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. 927-4200,

Las Cambritas, 2336 Main St., Cambria. Music on the patio at 2 p.m. Sunday. 927-0175.

Line Dancing. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays at the Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St., Cambria. Newcomers welcome; $2 a class. 927-7131.

Cambria Couples Dance and Social Club. 6 to 9 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Live music and a potluck dinner. Joslyn Recreation Center, 950 Main St., Cambria. 927-0527.