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Archived News
  • Wishing Trees

    The City of Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to announce the return of the Wishing Trees to the main Library.

    11/29/2022 8:51 AM

  • Tech Help Saturdays

    The City of Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to announce its next sessions of Tech Help Saturdays for residents to meet one-on-one to learn more about accessing Library resources on a personal smart device.

    11/29/2022 8:45 AM

  • 2023 Draft Housing Element Update

    Draft Housing Element Presentation December 1, 2022, at 5:30 p.m.

    11/23/2022 8:15 AM

  • Santa Maria Skate Park Reopens

    The Skate Park renovation is complete and is reopening Saturday, November 19th.

    11/18/2022 4:50 PM

  • No Services Thanksgiving Day.

    No trash and recycling collection services or street sweeping on November 24th (Thanksgiving Day).

    11/18/2022 12:40 PM

  • Christmas Tree Lighting Event

    The community is invited to the City of Santa Maria Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 2nd at 4:30 p.m.

    11/17/2022 5:04 PM

  • Youth Center Hours

    The Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center is extending its hours of operation during the holidays.

    11/17/2022 5:03 PM

  • Orcutt Library Closure

    The Orcutt Branch Library will be closed November 28th through November 30th for maintenance on the building.

    11/17/2022 5:03 PM

  • Youth Maker Market

    Public Library invites the community to support creative youth at the inaugural Youth Maker Market on Saturday, December 3rd.

    11/17/2022 5:02 PM

  • Adult Winter Reading Program

    The City of Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to announce the third annual Adult Winter Reading Program from December 1st - 31st.

    11/17/2022 5:02 PM

  • STEAM Story Time

    The Public Library's Bookmobile will present a STEAM story time at four City parks the week of November 14 to 18.

    11/10/2022 3:30 PM

  • Pumpkin Smashing Event

    Participants are invited to bring any size and quantity of pumpkins and gourds to this family-friendly event on Sunday, Nov. 20.

    11/10/2022 3:24 PM

  • Fall Wreath Workshop

    Adults are invited to learn how to design and craft a festive fall wreath to hang at home, at this free workshop at the Public Library.

    11/09/2022 3:58 PM

  • November book club

    The City of Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to announce a special session of the Valley Reads Book Club in honor of Veterans Day.

    11/09/2022 3:54 PM

  • Free Recycling Bins

    On Saturday, November 12th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Utilities Department will hold a free Recycle Bin Distribution Event.

    11/08/2022 3:30 PM

  • Bookmobile Winter Hours

    The Public Library's SMPL to Go Bookmobile is operating during winter hours, closing at 5:00 p.m. November 7 to January 27.

    11/07/2022 3:36 PM

  • Holiday Decorating Contest

    Community members are invited to help spread holiday cheer through the City's 26th Annual Lights, Sights, and Holiday Nights Contest.

    11/07/2022 1:35 PM

  • First Electric Buses Launch

    Santa Maria Regional Transit is launching its first two electric buses service this week, debuting on Routes 1 and 11.

    11/07/2022 1:30 PM

  • Letters of Appreciation to Veterans

    Santa Maria Public Library patrons are welcome to visit and create letters that will be mailed to veterans in appreciation of their service.

    11/03/2022 4:53 PM

  • 26th Annual Turkey Trot

    Runners and walkers of all ages and fitness levels to the 26th Annual Turkey Trot Fun Run on Saturday, November 19th.

    11/02/2022 11:15 AM