The Cambrian

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THIS WEEK

THURSDAY 8-9

Story time for preschoolers. 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. Thursdays. Ages up to 6 welcome. Cambria Library, 900 Main St., Cambria. 927-4336.

The Cambria Computer Club Mac meeting. 2 p.m. Aug. 9. Jack Hennessy will discuss the multiple uses of his iPad on his recent European trip. Joslyn Recreation Center Conference Room, 950 Main St., Cambria. For information email Jack at

aonghus@alumni.calpoly.edu.

Meditation class. 5:30 p.m. Thursdays. $25. Amethyst Healing Center, 704 Main St., Cambria. 927-1700, amethysthealingcenter.com.

FRIDAY 8-10

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.

Pet Day. 12 to 4 p.m. Aug. 10. Discounts on readings, energy healing, massage for humans, talks throughout the day, including Andrea Chilocote talking her new book "Eric's Hope." Free admission. Pets welcome. Amethyst Healing Center, 704 Main St., Cambria. 423-7195.

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@uuccambria.org,or go to uuccambria.org.

SLOFolks Concert: Peppino D’Agostino. 7 p.m. Aug. 10. Coalesce Bookstore, 845 Main St., Morro Bay. $22. 772-2880.

SATURDAY 8-11

Do a Good Deed and Help Us Weed. 9 a.m. to noon. Aug. 11. Refreshments and prizes. Sweet Springs Nature Preserve, corner Fourth and Ramona, Los Osos. 239-3928.

The Craft Fair. Glass art, leather-work, tie-dye clothing, birdhouses, ceramics, pottery, jewelry, quilts, wind chimes and more. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 11 and 12. Live music by the Good Medicine duo. Food for sale. Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St. 559-288-6614, www.thecraftfair.org.

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

Diving into Plankton. Aug. 11.

Greenspace Creekside Art Festival. Noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 11. Event includes artists demonstrating techniques, sale of 90 budget-friendly works donated to Greenspace, refreshments and tours of the newly restored Cambria Chinese temple. Greenspace Creekside Reserve, 2264 Center St., Cambria. Free. 927-2866

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.

SUNDAY 8-12

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

Harmony Headlands and Its Fascinating Human History. Aug. 12.

Fiber fans invited to free “Stitching in your Slippers.” See Friday listing for details.

MONDAY 8-13

Community Action Partnership Senior Health Screening. 9:30 a.m. to noon Aug. 13. Free and confidential blood pressure, pulse, weight, cholesterol, diabetes and anemia screenings for seniors age 50 and older. Nutritional and lifestyle counseling. Call 544-2484 ext. 1 to schedule a full lipid panel for $20. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road, Cambria. First come, first serve. Donations welcome.

TUESDAY 8-14

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 8-15 ART

EVENT

ENDING Rochelle Niemerow. “Elegant Buddha.” Wearable art jewelry. Through Aug. 9. Seven Sisters Gallery in Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero, Suite 8, Morro Bay. 772-9955.

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.

Marcie Oakes. Acrylic paintings. Through Sept. 3. Deer Run Art and Artifacts, 2024 Main St., Cambria. 927-0427.

Bob Kliss. “Teapot Sculpture.” Fantasy floral sculpture. Through September. Seekers Gallery, 4090 Burton Drive, Cambria. 927-4352.

Brett White. Photography. Ongoing. Brett White Gallery, 4044 Burton Drive, No. 2. Cambria.

ONGOING 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.

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.

Terry DeLapp Gallery.

Contemporary and 19th-century American paintings. Ongoing. 2020 Main St., Cambria. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, closed Tuesday-Wednesday. 927-9416, www.terrydelapp.com.

Seekers

e. Ongoing. 4044 Burton Drive, Cambria. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. 909-1420, BrettWhiteGallery.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. STAGE “Rumors” by Neil Simon. Fridays and Saturdays 7:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sundays Aug. 10 through Sept. 2. Play presented by Cambria Center for the Arts and directed by Judith Jesness. Tickets $20 at www.brownpapertickets.comor 838-3006.

TALENT CALL

The Cal Poly Theatre and Dance Department is sponsoring an art competition and exhibition to coincide with the fall theatre production of “God’s Ear” by Jenny Schwartz. Prizes awarded. Pledge to exhibit by Oct. 18. For guidelines and entry forms, email aschnupp@calpoly.edu.

PLAN AHEAD

Talk on Adam Smith, author of "The Wealth of Nations" (1776). 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25. Stephen Overturf, Ph. D. Free. Meeting of the Cambria Forum. Joslyn Recreation Center, 950 Main St., Cambria. For

reservations, call 927-6736 or email rayval2@sbcglobal.net.

The Cambria Computer Club General meeting. 2 p.m. Aug.

16. The meeting topic will be “Handheld De ces 2012.” There will be an assortment of Netbooks, iPads, iPhones, Motorola Xoom, KindleFire and more to work with nd demonstrate in real-time. Joslyn Recreation Center Conference Room, 950 Main St., Cambria. For information email Walt at wastacy@juno.com.

“An Elegant Evening” theater

and dinner event. 3 p.m. Aug.

19. Performance of Neil Simon’s “Rumors” followed by dinner at St. Paul’s Church. Tickets $45 each or two for $85. 924-1776.atNI TLIFEiPacific Blue, 9070 Cas llo Drive,maSan 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 t

he patio at 1 p.m. Sunday. 927 175. Old Cayucos Tavern, 130 N. Ocean Ave., Cayucos. Card room. 9 -3209. Cambria Couples Dance and

Socia Club. 6 to 9 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays of the mo

nth. Live music and a potl k dinner. Joslyn Recreation Center, 950 Main St., Cambria. 927-0527. ine 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 o 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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