PLACES TO GO
Cambria Historical Museum. Local and regional history in the former Guthrie-Bianchini House, a home dated from 1870. Rotating exhibits and displays. Bookstore with gifts and mementos, nursery with heirloom plants. Corner of Burton Drive and Center Street. 1 to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. Free admission, but donations welcome. Museum and gardens available for small parties, meetings and other events. 927-2891, www.cambriahistoricalsociety.com.
Hearst Castle. Daytime tours, daily, $25 adults, $12 children (5- 12 years old). Evening tours, Fridays and Saturdays through Dec. 30, $36 adults, $18 children (5-12 years old). 800-444-4445, www.hearst castle.com.
Piedras Blancas Light Station Tours. Sept. 1 to June 14: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. June 15 to Aug. 31: Mondays through 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 ages 6-17, no fee for 5 and under. Special arrangements must be made for groups of 10 or more; no tours on federal holidays. 927-7361. Artist paint-out days. Second Wednesdays. $10. To make arrangements, call 927-8574.
Adult day care. Care and enrichment for clients and respite for families and caregivers. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Cambria Adult Resources, Education and Support (CARES), at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road, Cambria. 927-4290.
Senior Nutrition Program lunch, 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road. $2.75. 927-1268. Free transportation around Cambria for seniors and the disabled on the Cambria Community Bus on weekdays. Weekly trips to Morro Bay and San Luis Obispo; monthly trips to Paso Robles, Templeton and Atascadero. Call 927-4173 from 9 to 11 a.m. two days prior to the day a ride is needed.
Free senior health screening is offered monthly by the Community Action Partnership to seniors 50 years old and older, including monitoring blood pressure, pulse and weight and a finger prick blood test for anemia, diabetes and high cholesterol. No appointment necessary. 9:30 a.m. to noon the second Monday of each month at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2700 Eton Road, Cambria.
“The Wednesday Roundup,” lunchtime activity program for seniors, including board games, low-key chair exercises, enrichment programs (such as musical performances), lunch and general camaraderie. 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month in the Community Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 2250 Yorkshire Drive. $2 for lunch. Transportation can be arranged. Call 927-7017 for reservations and details.
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