Story time for preschoolers. 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. Thursdays. Ages up to 6 welcome. Cambria Library, 900 Main St. 927- 4336. Meditation class. 5:30 p.m. Thursdays. $25. Amethyst Healing Center, 704 Main St., Cambria. 927-1700, amethysthealingcenter.com.
Fiber fans invited to free “Stitching in your Slippers.” 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays and Sundays at the Cambria Historical Museum, 2251 Center St. at Burton Drive. Not a class; just sharing knitting and crocheting time with all abilities and ages. Check in first at Ball & Skein & More, 4070 Burton Drive, in case it’s too cold to knit outside. 927-3280. Cambria Farmers Market, sponsored by Cambria Lions Club, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Fridays at the Veterans Memorial Building parking lot, 1000 Main St. Cambria. 924-1260.
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 927-9556, email info@uuccam bria.org,or go to uuccambria.org.
A Gathering in the Garden. 5 to 7:30 p.m. June 23. Evening includes live music, wine, appetizers and raffle. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve. Cambria Nursery Gardens, 2801 Eton Road, Cambria. $15. 927-2856.
“The Shift.” Movie showing. 7 p.m. June 23. Donation. Free snacks. Amethyst Healing Center, 704 Main St., Cambria. 927-1700, darcy@amethysthealingcenter. co m, amethysthealingcenter.com.
Occupy Cambria. Meet at 1 p.m. the second Saturday of each month at the Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St., walk .9 miles to Wall Street and back again.
Fiber fans invited to free “Stitching in your Slippers.” See Friday listing for details.
The Cambria Chorale meets for rehearsals from 9 to 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays and periodically from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Fridays at the Joslyn Recreation Center, 950 Main St. All singers welcome. 927-2989.
Film Screening. 10 a.m. June 27. “I Am,” discussion follows. Morro Bay Library, 625 Harbor St., Morro Bay. 225-3131.
Adventures With Nature. Rain or bad weather cancels outdoor activities. 772-2694 or www.ccnha.org.
•Work-Out Hike on Bloody Nose and Dune Trail Loop.
9 a.m.June 22.
Begin on the Hazard Peak trail, make a loop on the Bloody Nose Trail, returning via the Dune Trail. Hike through coastal scrub, eucalyptus forest, dunes, tide pools. Meet at the Hazard Peak Trail head, 2.3 miles from the Montaña de Oro entrance sign. 5 miles, 2.5 hours.
•Magnificent Coastal Live Oaks.
10 a.m.June 22.
Hike through coastal sage scrub to a pocket woodland of California Coastal Live Oaks. See vistas of the estuary and back bay while looking for seasonal wildflowers along the way. Meet at the Chumash Trail on Turri Road about 1/3 mile off South Bay Boulevard. 2 miles, 2 hours.
•Fun at the Seashore.
10 a.m.June 23.
Join Park staff and docents for a day of activities and displays. Make your own jelly fish, learn about whales and other interesting sea life. Located at the entrance to North Beach
Campground on Highway 1 at the southern city limits of Pismo Beach. 2 hours.
•Sea Otter Trailer.
11 a.m.June 23 and 24.
Docents will have various sea mammal parts to check out and tell you about these charismatic characters. There will be spotting scopes for you to see their actions up close. Morro Rock parking lot.
•Summer Solstice Family Event.
11 a.m.June 23.
Educational gathering of local natural history, conservation and Native American presenters. There will be activities for families with children, and opportunities to learn about local wildlife care, turtles and tortoises, tropical insects, marine mammals, indigenous people and more. Meets at the picnic area at Morro Bay State Park. 4 hours.
•Salt Marsh to Mud Flats.
1 p.m.June 26.
Follow a path from the State Park Marina through native plants to the salt marsh and on to the mud flats. Learn the history of the salt marsh, and see the plants and animals living in and on these specialized environments. Park close to the southeast end of the marina parking lot or across the street by the Morro Bay campground restrooms. 0.5 miles, 2 hours.
“Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks.” June 22, through July 29. Preview night, 7:30 June 22; Champagne Opening Gala, 7:30 June 23; 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays. Comedy/drama. Pewter Plough Playhouse, 824 Main St., Cambria. Preview night, $15, Champagne Gala, $25; $15 to $20. 927-3877, www.pewterploughplayhouse.org.
Jade Herrera. Reception: 1 to 3 p.m. June 24. “Painting with Paper.” June 24, through Aug. 14. Cayucos Veterans Memorial Lions Hall, 55 Cayucos Drive, Cayucos. 995-1727.
Pastel Society of the West Coast Art Show. International juried show. Through June 25. Morro Bay Art Center, 835 Main S., Morro Bay. 772-2504.
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.
Melanee Sylvester Gallery. Paintings of the Central Coast by Melanee Sylvester, a California impressionist oil painter, and contemporary oil paintings by Tracey Sylvester Harris. Ongoing. 724 Main St. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed Wednesdays. 927-5450, www.melaneesylvester.com.
Kirkes Mar Gallery/Studio. Figurative expressionistic art in oil, watercolor, and pastels. Giclee reproductions available. Ongoing. 2435 Village Lane, Tin City, Cambria. 927-2870.
Alison Watt-Jackson. Photography. Through June 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero, No. 1, Morro Bay. 772-1068.
Jeff Odell and Kira Fluer Olshefski. Oil paintings. Through June 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero, No. 1, Morro Bay. 772-1068. Sally Seago. Prints and painted aprons. Through June. Cambria Library, 900 Main St., Cambria. 927-4336.
Steve Richardson. “Embracing the Light.” Through July 11. Seven Sisters Gallery, 601 Embarcadero, Suite 8, Morro Bay. 772-9955.
John Rose and Janice Stone. “Rose ’n Stone.” Ceramics. Though July 12. Seven Sisters Gallery, 601 Embarcadero, Suite 8, Morro Bay. 772-9955.
Cynthia Myers. Sand carved art glass. Through July. Seekers Gallery, 4090 Burton Drive, Cambria. 927-4352.
Marilyn Wadsworth. Oil paintings. Through August. Edward Jones, 241 S. Ocean, Cayucos.
The Friends of the Cambria Library Fabulous Treasures Sale. June 29-30, July 1. Times to be determined. 1043 Main St., the “new” library.
Fiscalini Ranch Preserve Walk. 8 to 11 a.m. June 30. Jim Royer, master birder, will lead a walk of the Santa Rosa Creek Trail to the forest. Reservations at 927-2202.
Elvis Impersonator Raymond Michael. 5 to 9 p.m. June 30. Show and dinner featuring Elvis’ favorite foods. Benefit for the “Youth Hut.” Community Presbyterian Church, 2250 Yorkshire Drive, Cambria. Tickets, $25, at Cambria Chamber of Commerce, 767 Main St., Cambria.
Pacific Blue, 9070 Castillo Drive, San Simeon. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, karaoke. 927-8101. 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 www.sansimeonrestaurant.com.
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. Karaoke on Thursdays. 927-4200, www.cambriapineslodge.com/Lounge.htm. West End Bar & Grill, 774 Main St., Cambria. All ages. 927-5521. Mozzi’s, 2262 Main St., Cambria. 927-4767.
Las Cambritas, 2336 Main St., Cambria. Music on the patio at 1 p.m. Sunday. 927-0175.
Old Cayucos Tavern, 130 N. Ocean Ave., Cayucos. Card room. 995-3209.
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. Line Dancing. Mondays, Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St., Cambria. Beginner class at 5:30 p.m., no experience or partner required. Latin, contemporary, Country Western. Learn to dance and exercise at the same time. $2. On-going class at 6:15 p.m., $5, or take both classes for $5. 927-7068 or 927-8270.
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