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Archived News
  • SMRT Ridership Trending Up

    More people are choosing to ride Santa Maria Regional Transit buses, in part due to route improvements, and its appealing prices.

    12/07/2022 4:21 PM

  • Santa Maria Way Construction

    Drivers along Santa Maria Way are advised of a construction project starting Friday, December 9th that will last into mid-January.

    12/07/2022 2:42 PM

  • New Mural, Teens Invited

    Local teens are invited to help create a new large-scale mural depicting Santa Maria's history, to be affixed to the Civic Center.

    12/06/2022 3:05 PM

  • Holiday Gnome Bottle

    Public Library patrons are encouraged to register for a free workshop to turn a wine bottle into a cheerful holiday gnome.

    12/06/2022 3:00 PM

  • Cocoa and Stories

    The Library Bookmobile will present a special story time at four City park locations the week of Tuesday, Dec. 13 to Friday, Dec. 16.

    12/06/2022 2:57 PM

  • Zip Books Return to Library

    The Zip Book Program allows patrons to request a book/audiobook not available at the Library, and have it delivered to their home.

    12/02/2022 4:27 PM

  • Serve on City Committees

    Here's your chance to serve. Applications are being accepted for five City committees.

    12/02/2022 11:25 AM

  • 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