Allan Hancock College Foundation Awards Scholarships to Help Students Transition from Noncredit to Credit classes

Sumin Han moved with her family from Korea to the Lompoc Valley in 2014. She registered for noncredit classes at Allan Hancock College in 2016 to learn English. Han started to take credit classes this year, but like so many other students who transition from noncredit to credit, she was ineligible for in-state tuition and …

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Hancock Youth Dancers Present “Pinocchio” in a Magical Moments Production

Allan Hancock College youth dancers will tell the beloved story of the real-boy-wannabe Pinocchio through music and dance as they present Magical Moments and Spring Recital on April 29 and 30 at Santa Maria High School’s Ethel Pope Auditorium.
“This year’s performance is going to be energetic, fun, and inspiring!” said Courtney Grimnes, youth dance director …

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Lewis Black is back at the PAC!

San Luis Obispo, CALIFORNIA – Known as the “King of the Rant,” stand-up star and satirical commentator LEWIS BLACK uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin.
On Friday, May 12, 8 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center, Cal Poly Arts presents Lewis Black …

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Public Workshop to Present Measure A Program of Projects

The City of Santa Maria will host a public workshop at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13th to present the five-year program of projects for utilizing Measure A sales tax funds.  The workshop will be held in Shepard Hall at the Santa Maria Public Library, 421 South McClelland Street.  Staff will present the Program of Projects …

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Register for Summer Teen Trails Hiking Club

The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department invites teens in junior high and high school to participate in the City’s “Spring Teen Trails Hiking Club.” All excursions will be held on Saturdays, and teens earn incentives for each hike. The scheduled hikes are on Saturdays as follows:
Willow Spring Trail – May 13th
Bob Jones …

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