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Cambria+Events: What's Going On?

THIS WEEK

THURSDAY 6-28

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.

FRIDAY 6-29

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, 4210 Bridge St., 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.

The Friends of the Cambria Library Fabulous Treasures Sale. June 29-30, July 1. 1043 Main St., the “new” library.

Ranchers for Peace. Cambria father-daughter acoustic folk-rock duo Charles and Ray Duncan. 8 p.m. June 29. Painted Sky Recording Studios, Old Creamery Building, Harmony. $15. 927-8330.

SATURDAY 6-30

Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve Walk. 8 to 11 a.m. June 30. Bird walk with Jim Royer along the Santa Rosa Creek Trail. Cambria. Reservations and locations, call 927-2202.

Art in the Park. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 30 to July 2. Vendors selling art works, jewelry and handmade crafts. Proceeds benefits student scholarships. Morro Bay City Park, Morro Bay Boulevard, Morro Bay. 772-2504.

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

Sea Otter Trailer. 11 a.m. June 30 and July 1. 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.

Elvis Concert and Dinner Youth Benefit. 5 to 9 p.m. June 30. Raymond Michael is performing as Elvis, followed by a dinner, serving all Elvis’ favorite foods. Benefit for the “Youth Hut.” Community Presbyterian Church, 2250 Yorkshire Drive, Cambria. $25. 927-3924.

Community Concert. 7:30 p.m. June 30. Performance by the Symphonie Jeunesse Youth Orchestra for Strings. Santa Rosa Catholic Church, 1174 Main St., Cambria. Free, donations accepted. 909-379-8951.

SUNDAY 7-1

Fiber fans invited to free “Stitching in your Slippers.” See Friday listing for details. Famous Jazz Artist Series. 4 and 7 p.m. July 1. Trombonist Andy Martin joined by pianist Terry Trotter, bassist Dylan Johnson and drummer Darrell Voss. D'Anbino Wine Tasting Room, 710 Pine St., Paso Robles. $15. 927-0567.

TUESDAY 7-3

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.

WEDNESDAY 7-4

4th of July Celebrations around San Luis Obispo County on Wednesday:

Cambria. 10 a.m. Family fun all day, food and music, followed by fireworks at dusk. Shamel Park, 5455 Windsor Blvd. 927-5010.

Cayucos. 5 a.m. Sand-sculpture contest, pancake breakfast, parade, barbecue, bingo, followed by fireworks at dusk at the pier. Downtown. 995-1200.

Morro Bay. Noon. A day of activities, bike parade, food, drink, music, followed by a fireworks at dusk. Tidelands Park, south end of Embarcadero. 772-4467.

STAGE

“Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks.” Through July 29. 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays. Comedy/drama. Pewter Plough Playhouse, 824 Main St., Cambria. $15 to $20. 927-3877, www.pewterploughplayhouse.org.

ART

ENDING

Sally Seago. Prints and painted aprons. Through June. Cambria Library, 900 Main St., Cambria. 927-4336.

ONGOING 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.

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

Jade Herrera. “Painting with Paper.” Through Aug. 14. Cayucos Veterans Memorial Lions Hall, 55 Cayucos Drive, Cayucos. 995-1727. Marilyn Wadsworth. Oil paintings.

Through August. Edward Jones, 241 S. Ocean, Cayucos.

PLAN AHEAD

The Cambria Computer Club Novice meeting. 2 p.m. July 5. The topic will be “How to manage your Keyboard” we will discuss hot keys, shortcuts and other features that are available for you to save time and energy. Joslyn Recreation Center Conference Room, 950 Main St., Cambria. For information email dbbig23@charter.net.

The 12th Annual Great Kitchens of Cambria self-guided tour. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 28. Featuring eight inspiring kitchens, raffle, hors d’oeuvres and wine. All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve, a 437-acre hiking and wilderness preserve along the coast, in Cambria. Tickets $30 at ffrpcambria.org.or the following locations:

Cambria Chamber of Commerce, 767 Main St. 927-3624.

A Matter of Taste, 4120 Burton Drive, Cambria, 927-0286.

The Cambria Farmers Market, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Fridays from 1000 Main St. Details: 927-2856, cambriakitchentour.comor ffrpcambria.org.

NIGHTLIFE

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.

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.

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.

For more events, click on the “Cambria Events Calendar” link near the bottom of the page at thecambrian.com.To post your own listing online, go to the calendar and click on “add to our listings.”

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