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January 25, 26, 27, 2019 ~ Friday, Saturday & Sunday

CAMBRIA ART & WINE FESTIVAL  -

The 17th annual Cambria Art & Wine Festival will be held January 25-27, 2019. A 3 day celebration of fine wine and original art found on the exquisite California Central Coast. Only $40 per person for 3 days of multiple wine tasting venues including a two-day Artists Faire, demonstrating artists, an art auction. The seaside artist colony of Cambria hosts this event to showcase both art and the spectacular wineries of the Central Coast. Information Contact: Cambria Chamber of Commerce Phone: 927-3624. Purchase tickets online. www.cambriaartwine.org Information Contact: Cambria Chamber of Commerce Phone: 927-3624. Purchase tickets online. www.cambriaartwine.org  


January, 2019

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January 2 - 26
Coastal Discovery Center Presentation - Saturdays in January - Highway 1 San Simeon, CA 93452
Life of the Northern Elephant Seal at the Coastal Discovery Center. Winter is the most exciting time of the year to view elephant seals at Piedras Blancas rookery, where females give birth and males defend their territory. Learn more about the amazing life of the northern elephant seal in an informative 45-minute presentation before visiting the seals at the main rookery, accompanied by a docent from Friends of the Elephant Seals. Reservations are required. To reserve space or get updates on program offerings, call (805) 927-2145. Donations accepted. Phone: (805) 927-2145
Web site: https://highway1discoveryroute.com/events/life-of-the-northern-elephant-seal-at-the-coastal-discovery-center/  

January 2 - 31
RESTAURANT MONTH - JANUARY -
3 courses for $33 with optional wine pairing - January 2–31 · Sun–Thur, dinner only Phone: 805-927-5007
Web site: http://www.robinsrestaurant.com/  

January 5
FOREST LOOP WALK - 10:00 am - Noon
Walk the Forest Loop Trail of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve, with a Docent. Enjoy our Monterey Pine forest as we learn about the plants, animals, human history and the trails in this special part of Cambria. The walk is about 2.5 miles long with very little elevation gain. Bring water, shoes that protect the toes, and wear long pants to help protect from poison oak. Children welcome with adult supervision. January 5, Saturday with Brian - "Mushrooms to Monarchs"
Web site: http://cambriaranchwalks.com  

January 7
LIFE DRAWING WORKSHOP -
Drawing the undraped figure meets first and third Mondays in the gallery workroom, unless rescheduled for school and other holidays. Information or for inclusion on the email list: Pat at bologna2italy@gmail.com or Tom at tomgould56@att.net  

January 9 - 9
Mikio Watanabe & Judith Rothchild - 1-5 PM Mission Gallery 783 Main St, Cambria CA
Please join us for a printing demonstration with two internationally acclaimed printmakers who will be visiting us from France.
Contact: Mission Gallery Phone: 805-927-2655
Web site: http://www.missiongalleryart.com  

January 11
CAMP OCEAN PINES -
Andrew Boyd-Goodrich - "Camp Ocean Pines: Helping Youth to Connect, Engage, and Grow!"
Web site: https://portal.clubrunner.ca/2823  

January 12
BLUFF TRAIL WALK -
Walk the Bluff Trail of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve with a docent. Enjoy the Ranch and ocean views as we learn about seaweed, sea mammals, birds, and the plants along the Bluff Trail. Walks start at the South End of the Bluff Trail. Walk start at the South End of the Bluff Trail. January 12, Saturday with Stephen - "Birds and More"
Web site: http://cambriaranchwalks.com/Bluff%20directions/  

January 12
Joslyn Center Screens Documentary “Let the Stones Speak” - 7:00 pm Joslyn Main Hall - 950 Main Street
Joslyn’s Spirit, Dance, and Drum Club screen the documentary “Let the Stones Speak” by local resident Francis Aloisio at 7 pm in the Joslyn Main Hall 950 Main Street. Admission is $5-$10 contributions at the door. Phone: 805-927 3364  

January 19
DARK SKIES INITIATIVE - 6 pm - 8 pm Santa Rosa Church 1174 Main Street Cambria, CA 93428
Join us for an exciting and informative talk on how we can help preserve and protect our Cambria night sky! We are happy to have John Barentine, Ph.D. as Keynote Speaker. John Barentine is the Director of Public Policy for International Dark-Sky Association. He is a professional astronomer with a master’s in physics and master's and doctoral degrees in astronomy. Come and enjoy community conversation and refreshments. Phone: 1.805.927.1934
Web site: https://beautifycambria.org/projects/dark-skies/  

January 19 - 19
Save the Stars Community Forum - 6 pm - 8 pm Santa Rosa Church 1174 Main Street Cambria, CA 93428
Beautify Cambria is leading the effort to certify Cambria as an international Dark Skies Community. What does that mean for you and for Cambria? Keynote SPeaker is John Barentine, Director of Public Policy, International Dark Sky Association. Food and Drinks will be served. A $5 donation will be appreciated. RSVP to darkskies@beautifycambria.org or 805-927-1934.
Contact: Claudia@beautifycambria.org Phone: 505-927-1934
Web site: http://beautifycambria.org  

January 20
FOREST LOOP WALK - 10:00 am - Noon
Walk the Forest Loop Trail of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve with a docent. Enjoy our Monterey Pine forest as we learn about the plants, animals, human history and the trails in this special part of Cambria. The walk is about 2.5 miles long with very little elevation gain. Bring water, shoes that protect the toes, and wear long pants to help protect from poison oak. Children welcome with adult supervision. January 20, Sunday with Gil.
Web site: http://cambriaranchwalks.com  

January 25 - 27
ART & WINE FESTIVAL - 3 DAY EVENT - THROUGHOUT CAMBRIA -
The 17th annual Cambria Art & Wine Festival will be held January 25-27, 2019. A 3-day celebration of fine wine and original art found on the exquisite California Central Coast. Only $40 per person for 3 days of multiple wine tasting venues including a two-day Artists Faire, demonstrating artists, an art auction. The seaside artist colony of Cambria hosts this event to showcase both art and the spectacular wineries of the Central Coast. Information Contact: Cambria Chamber of Commerce Phone: 805.927.3624. Purchase tickets online. www.cambriaartwine.org
Contact: Cambria Chamber of Commerce
Web site: http://www.cambriaartwine.org  

January 26 - 27
“Barrels of Fun” at Harmony Cellars Art & Wine Festival Weekend - Harmony Cellars 3255 Harmony Valley Road Harmony, CA 93435
Sample two wines drawn straight from the barrel! Learn how barrel age influences the intensity of aromas and flavors in wine. Barrel tastes complemented by artisan cheeses on Saturday and gourmet chocolate on Sunday. Samples FREE with purchase of tasting fee. *Food available while supplies last - January 26th-27th 11am-3pm. Phone: 805.927.1625
Web site: https://www.harmonycellars.com  

January 26
The Role of the Raptor, Meet Kara and Sunshine - 10:00 am - Noon
Join zoologist Kara Hagedorn and Sunshine a Red-tailed Hawk, for an up-close program on the Role of raptors on our Fiscalini Ranch Preserve. It has been a few years since Sunshine has been to our Docent walks. Sunshine is now 25 years old and doing well. Sunshine had been shot and was unable to be released to the wild. Hear the wonderful story of how Kara was able to obtain Sunshine and their adventures together.
Web site: reservations@cambriaranchwalks.com