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  • Artichoke Festival

    Artichoke food galore, chef demos, live music, family fun, wine tasting, and much more. Held June 10-11. Ticket info at Read more

    Jun 10, 2023

    10:00 AM7:00 PM

  • Summer Wildflower Show

    Learn about local wildflowers at our 24th annual Summer Wildflower Show at Garland Ranch Regional Park! Read more

    Jun 11, 2023

    10:00 AM4:00 PM

  • Live Music at Big Sur River Inn

    Big Sur River Inn has a long-standing tradition and love of live music. We host Rick Chelew every Saturday afternoon and feature a rotation of local bands every Sunday. Read more

    Jun 11, 2023

    12:00 PM4:00 PM

  • Illustrating Nature Public Demo

    Learn about the ways artists explore nature with CSUMB graduates Julia Ditto and Emily C. Mitchell! This is your chance to watch artists at work, ask questions about their process and learn more about visual science communication. Read more

    Jun 11, 2023

    1:00 PM4:00 PM

  • Sunday Makebreak: Friendship Bracelets

    Come in-store and make a friendship bracelet! Perfect to trade with a friend or bring to a concert. This event is free and all supplies are included. Read more

    Jun 11, 2023

    2:00 PM4:00 PM

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Father's Day

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    Books to Celebrate Dad

    Pick out a book or two for dad or grandpa to read to the kids. These also make great gifts for a new father. Read more

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    In Praise of Dads

    Research is consistent that dads impact kids and families differently than moms. But fatherhood also benefits dads! Read more

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    Books For and About Dad

    Father’s day is around the corner, which means we’ve got a list of books highlighting all the things we love about our dads—both the dads related to us and the ones that aren’t. Read more

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    Celebrating all kinds of courageous fathers

    There are many dads out there who face challenges in raising children, and there are some courageous men out there who especially deserve recognition on this Father’s Day. Read more

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    What Dad Stuff Are You Teaching?

    There are certain things that kids should be taught and learning these skills leads to confidence and self-sufficiency. What is on the list to teach your children? Read more

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