Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum Free Family Kite Festival  Sponsorship & Booth Opportunities

Join us Sunday, April 23, from 12 to 4 p.m. for the 8th Annual Free Family Kite Festival at Rotary Centennial Park in Santa Maria! Presented by the Santa Maria Public Airport, this free community event will feature live music by Birdie, food, kite contests, and family fun!
This highly anticipated FREE family event is only possible thanks …

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Maria Valley Thanks Community Partner Susan Hersberger

We would like to thank Susan Hersberger for her continued support of Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Maria Valley. Susan worked at Aera Energy and retired this week. Susan has been instrumental in securing significant donations from Aera Energy. These included the purchase of a van, Railroad gym renovations and replacing our roof. This …

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Otaku Club for Teens at the Santa Maria Public Library

Teens interested in anime are invited on Friday, March 10th at 4:00 p.m. to join the Santa Maria Public Library for the first meeting of the Otaku Club. Otaku means “geek” in Japanese and this is a space to geek out with other anime fans. The club will meet once a month to watch anime, …

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Downtown Fridays in Santa Maria

Santa Maria’s popular Downtown Fridays will kick off its second year on Friday, March 31st with a Farmers Market full of fresh tasty produce, rows of food vendors, and live music from local bands. This season will bring new and expanded attractions, too.
This family-friendly event for Santa Maria’s downtown will occur every Friday from 5:00 …

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Hancock Students Shine at SkillsUSA Competition

Sebastian Ramirez returned to Allan Hancock College after working full-time in the manufacturing industry. He is on track to earn an associate’s degree in engineering and plans to transfer to Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo to major in either manufacturing or mechanical engineering. This year, he enrolled in a SkillsUSA course at Hancock. It is …

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