The Cambrian

Arts & Events



Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve Walk. 8 a.m. Aug. 14. Forest bird walk with Phil Adams. Cambria. Reservations and locations, call 927-2202.

Cayucos Beach Cleanup. 9 a.m. to noon. Aug. 14. Remove trash, fallen rock and invasive weeds. Cayucos Pier, Cayucos Drive, Cayucos. 544-1777.

Cambria Arts and Crafts Fair. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 14 to 15. Crafts, jewelry, pottery, food and live music. Cambria Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St., Cambria. Admission and parking free. 503-8317 or

"Coming to Consciousness, the Experience of a Lifetime,” Sixweek workshop. 10 a.m. to noon six Saturdays starting Aug. 14. Led by author Bobbe Tyler using her book “Searching for Soul: A Survivor’s Guide.” Cuesta College, Building 4700, Room 4760. $76.

Heart Impressions Fundraiser. Noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 14. Artist Carol Jean Attoe taking pet paw impressions and animal communicator Susan Vaughn gives a presentation and private readings. Presented by and benefits Homeless Animal Rescue Team. HART, 1500 Main St., Cambria. 924- 1731.


Darrell Voss Jazz Trio. Sunday music in the garden. Noon to 3 p.m. Aug. 15. Indigo Moon, 1980 Main St., Cambria. 927-2911.


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

Harmony Headlands Park.

9:30 a.m.

Aug. 18.

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

Limekiln State Park Walk in Big Sur with picnic lunch. 9:30 a.m. Aug. 18. Enter from north end of Lone Palm Drive, across from San Simeon Creek Road. The Cambria Walking Bunch meets Wednesdays at Shamel Park, 5455 Windsor Blvd., Cambria.


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 last 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,or go to

Holistic fair. 11 a.m. to 3 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. “Stitching in your Slippers.” All levels, ages of knitters and crocheters welcome. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays and Sundays at the Cambria Historical

Museum, 2251 Center St. at Burton Drive. 927-3280.


EVENT Morro Bay Embarcadero Art Walk. 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 13. Many galleries have food, wine and artists in attendance. Various galleries, Embarcadero, Morro Bay. 772-1068.

ONGOING “Brushstrokes 2010.” Juried show. Through Aug. 20. Art Center, 835 Main St., Morro Bay. 772-2504.

Etty Klinger. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 13. Watercolor. Through Aug. 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero No. 10, Morro Bay. 772-1068.

Patricia Newton. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 13. Oil paintings. Through Aug. 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero No. 10, Morro Bay. 772-1068.

Rosemary Pisciotta. Collage, acrylic, collage, oil and oil stick. Through August. Cambria Library, 900 Main St., Cambria. 927-4336.

‘Wish You Were Here: Artworks from the Field.” Allied Arts Association of Cambria presents paintings, drawings and travel journals by artists Steve Kellogg and the late Bob Young. Through Sept. 6. Allied Arts Gallery at the Old Grammar School, 1350 Main St., Cambria. 927-2840,

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,


“La Fiesta de Santa Rosa,” hosted by Santa Rosa Catholic Church. 1174 Main Street, Cambria. Aug. 22. 11 a.m. liturgy honoring the parish’s patron saint, Saint Rose of Lima, Peru. 12 to 5 p.m. performances, dinner, drinks. $12. Free parking and shuttle at Rabobank. 927-4816.

San Simeon Bluff Trail Walk. 9:30 a.m. Aug. 25. Enter from north end of Lone Palm Drive, across from San Simeon Creek Road. The Cambria Walking Bunch meets Wednesdays at Shamel Park, 5455 Windsor Blvd., Cambria.

4th Annual Cambria Pinedorado Car Show. 9 am to 3 pm. Sept. 5. Awards, prizes, food and entertainment sponsored by Cambria Lions Club. Cambria Veterans Memorial Building and Cambria Drive. 927-3531.