Fave Five | April 9 – 19

From local theater and museum exhibits to outdoor concerts and wine tasting, there is so much to see, do, taste and experience in Santa Maria Valley. Every week, we’ll continue to provide you with 5 great events happening in the Santa Maria Valley.

Have Virtual Story Time With The Santa Maria Public Library

The Santa Maria Public Library is excited to offer a new online story time for families to enjoy any time, from the comfort of your home. Boost literacy skills while enjoying short videos of stories, songs, and rhymes presented by Library staff.

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Get Your Workout In Virtually With The YMCA

Stay fit at home with the YMCA’s Virtual Fitness Classes! The wide variety of classes include: Yoga, Zumba, and much more! Join their Facebook Group for access to their daily virtual classes.

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Learn About Local Wildlife Online

Learn about mammals that you just might see at Santa Maria’s Los Flores Ranch Park, or even in your neighborhood. Education Coordinator Susan Tuttle shares insights about the American Badger, a Bobcat, a Striped Skunk, a Great Horned Owl, and more.

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Take Part In A Virtual Food And Local Wine Pairing

Would you pair strawberry yogurt with Cambria Winery’s Katherine’s Vineyard Chardonnay? Or how about a grilled cheese sandwich with Riverbench’s Brut Rosé? Ian Adamo of Somm’s Kitchen thinks you should! Join Chef Ian for a virtual food and wine pairing class featuring 7 delicious SIP Certified wines and 21 innovative pairings, including 3 local Santa Maria Valley wines from Cambria Winery, Riverbench Vineyard & Winery, and Presqu’ile. It’s FREE to tune in. Register today and join the webinar on Thursday, April 16 at 3 pm PST.

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Bring the Flavors of Santa Maria Valley to Your Kitchen

Treat yourself to a hearty serving of #SantaMariaStyle barbecue from your own home. Our cookbook provides authentic, comprehensive recipes and plenty of tips and tricks from Santa Maria Style grill masters. Download our Santa Maria Style cookbook to get recipes and tips and tricks from barbecue pros.

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