The Cambrian

Bulletin Board


Dated event listings appear on Page 16 and online at (click on the “Cambria Events” link). E-mail listings to calendar@thetrib (copy the e-mail to cambrian@thetrib, or post your own listings online (go to the calendar and click on “Add a listing”).


Cambria Farmers Market, sponsored by Cambria Lions Club, now featuring the Cambria Farmers Market Food Court with prepared food by Linn’s, Robin’s and Indigo Moon restaurants, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Fridays at the Veterans Memorial Building parking lot, 1000 Main St. Cambria. 924-1260. The summer season is now underway in a big way with farm-fresh berries and stonefruit.

Cambria Historical Museum.

Local history in the Guthrie-Bianchini House, a home dating back to 1870. Gift shop with books and mementos. Corner of Burton Drive and Center Street. 1 to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. Free; donations welcome. Museum and gardens available for parties, weddings, meetings and other events. 927- 2891,

Food donation collection unopened canned foods and packages of dry food by the Lions Club of Cambria for local distribution. 2:30 to 4 p.m. Fridays in the yellow building in the Pinedorado Grounds parking lot for the Cambria Farmers Market at 1000 Main St. Items that need refrigeration or are past their expiration date cannot be accepted.

Senior Nutrition Program lunch, 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road. $2.75. 927-1268.

Story time for preschoolers.

10:15 to 10:45 a.m.

Thursdays. Cambria Library,

900 Main St. 927-4336.

Help Is Available

Adult day care. Care and enrichment for clients and respite for families and caregivers. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Cambria Adult Resources, Education and Support, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road, Cambria. 927-4290.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Noon to 1 p.m. Mondays; 7:30 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Fridays; and 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at the Cambria Connection, 870 Main St. A women’s meeting is held from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays at the Cambria Connection. 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the First Baptist Church, 2120 Green St. (Ardath Drive at Highway 1). A women’s meeting is held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturdays at Community Presbyterian Church, 2250 Yorkshire Drive (just off Burton Drive west of the fire station). 8 to 9:30 p.m. the fourth Saturday of each month at Santa Rosa Catholic Church, 1174 Main St. Free; the only requirement is a desire to stop drinking. 927-0347. A schedule for all 12-step meetings is posted at the Cambria Connection and online at

Al-Anon: Meetings are held in Cambria from 5 to 6 p.m. Mondays and 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Cambria Connection, 870 Main St. Al-Anon is a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experiences, strength and hope. The only requirement for membership is that a member has been affected by someone’s drinking. 927- 5748 or 924-1832.

Cancer support group. Sharing what works by individual experience. Write to P.O. Box 1249, Cambria CA 93428, or call 238-4411. Caregivers for those with Alzheimer’s, memory loss or other dementias may meet with a caregiver consultant for the California Central Coast Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association at the Cambria Connection, 870 Main St., Cambria. Free. Appointment only; call 547-3830.

Caregivers Support Group for those who care for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease and other challenges related to aging. 9:30 to 11 a.m. the first and third Thursdays of the month in the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church library, 2700 Eton Road. Care is provided for the caregivers’ loved ones at the Cambria Adult Resources Education and Support (CARES) adult day program. 927-4290.

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Cambria Connection, 870 Main St., Cambria. Compulsive Eaters Anonymous is a 12- step fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and hope, are dealing with compulsive overeating. 546-1178.

Counseling for those with low to moderate income and no insurance is available through Community Counseling Center of San Luis Obispo County. Call 543- 7969 for details, or pick up a pamphlet at the Cambria Connection, 870 Main St.

Free food distribution is offered on Thursdays in Cambria. Cambria’s Anonymous Neighbors (CAN) distributes free food on the first and third Thursday of each month starting at 7 a.m. at Santa Rosa Catholic Church, 1174 Main St., Cambria. Call 927-5673 for details. Cambria Vineyard Church distributes free food on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month from noon to 2 p.m. at 1617 Main St., Cambria. Call 927-5550 or go to cambriavineyard . org for details.

Grief support group meets the first Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. in the library St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road, Cambria. Anyone from the community who is experiencing loss is welcome to attend. Don Dallmann, 927-5807. Medical equipment loans and rides to medical appointments are offered by Cambria’s Anonymous Neighbors (CAN) 927-5673; P.O. Box 1797, Cambria 93428.

Narcotics Anonymous: Meetings are held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at the Cambria Connection, 870 Main St. 549-7730.

Overeaters Anonymous meets weekly at the Cambria Connection, 870 Main St. Cambria. OA is a 12-step fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and hope are recovering from compulsive overeating. The meeting is now held from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays. For more information, call 927- 1832 or 924-1494.

Expanded Recreation & Education listings appear the first Thursday of each month; Help Is Available listings on the second Thursday; Volunteers Needed listings on the third Thursday; and undated Club Meeting information on the fourth Thursday. Items for Bulletin Board should be submitted at least a week prior to the requested publication date. Send items (flyers are welcome) to cambrian@ thetribunenews . com; drop by The Cambrian at 2442 Main St.; mail to P.O. Box 67, Cambria CA 93428; or fax to 927- 4708.