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.
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@char ter.net.
Meditation classes: Inner peace & outer hysteria? Qi gong technique. Tobey Crockett, Ph. D. 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays, July 5, July 19. Amethyst Healing Center, 704 Main St., Cambria. $10. 203-5183.
“The Framing Vision.”
Reception: 5:30 to 7 p.m. July 6. Photography. Through Aug. 5. Allied Arts Association, 1350 Main St., Cambria. 927-8190.
Fiber fans invited to free “Stitching in your Slippers.” 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays and Sundays at the Ball & Skein & More, 4210 Bridge St. at Main St. Not a class; just sharing knitting and crocheting time with all abilities and ages. 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.
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. Adventures With Nature. Rain or bad weather cancels outdoor activities. 772-2694 or www.ccnha.org.
•Exploring Old San Simeon.
10 a.m.July 7.
Explore the diverse history and uses of San Simeon Cove. Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center at W.R. Hearst State Beach across from Hearst Castle west of Highway 1. Free, but space is limited. Reservations, 927-6575.
•San Simeon History.
10 a.m.July 7.
Explore the diverse history and uses of San Simeon Cove. Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center at W.R. Hearst State Beach.
Fiber fans invited to free “Stitching in your Slippers.” See Friday listing for details.
Arroyo De La Cruz Field Trip. 9 a.m. July 8. Join D.R. “Doc” Miller to see blooming specimens of the rare Douglas’ mesamint, the ruby chalice clarkia, the Arroyo de la Cruz mariposa lily, the bluff California lilac, and possibly the dwarf goldenstar. Meet at the Elephant Seal Overlook north of San Simeon on Highway 1 at 9:30 a.m.; then proceed to the Arroyo De La Cruz site. The field trip will last about three hours.
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.
OPENING Tom Wright. Knife paintings. July 9, through Sept. 3. Top Dog Coffee Bar, 857 Main St., Morro Bay. 772-9225, 995-3539.
ENDING Steve Richardson. “Embracing the Light.” Through July 11. Seven Sisters Gallery, 601 Embarcadero, Suite 8, Morro Bay. 772-9955.
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.
John Rose and Janice Stone. “Rose ’n Stone.” Ceramics. Though July 12. Seven Sisters Gallery, 601 Embarcadero, Suite 8, Morro Bay. 772-9955.
Randee Ward. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. July 13. Photography. Through July 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero, No. 1, Morro Bay. 772-1068.
Rosanne Seitz. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. July 13. Watercolors. Through July 29. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero, No. 1, Morro Bay. 772-1068.
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.
“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.pewterploughplay house.org.
The Cambria Computer Club Mac meeting. 2 p.m. July 12. The topic will be “Open Forum,” presented by Rick Auricchio. Joslyn Recreation Center Conference Room, 950 Main St., Cambria. For information email Rick at email@example.com.
Cambria Newcomers Club Monthly Luncheon. 12 to 2 p.m. July 19. Lt. Col. Nicole M. Balliet, Commander at Camp San Luis, will speak about her experiences at her two very different tours in Iraq. The Ocean View Room at the Cavalier Plaza, just south of the restaurant in San Simeon. Free program. Lunch is $19, to be paid in advance at 927-2669.
Prefix 927 Show. Allied Arts Association of Cambria's 24th annual non-traditional art exhibition. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 21, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 22, $3. Reception and party with silent auction, live music, food and beverages, 2 to 5 p.m. July 21, $10. Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St. Proceeds benefit YMCA Cambria Teen Center. artistsofcambria.com.
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, Fridays from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
•Forden’s, in San Luis Obispo, 857 Monterey, 543-1090.
•Idler’s, in Paso Robles, 2361 Theatre Drive, 238-6020.
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.”