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January 8 - January 15

Farmers Market

SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
(3-6pm)

This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from

Mary White
marylwhite.mail@gmail.com
Phone: 762-4688

2880 Broad St.
SLO

Cost: Free

Art

Nature Driven Art, The Land Conservancy SLO
Special Art Events
January 8

The Land Conservancy SLO is proud to present Laurel Sherrie’s paintings, "Nature-Driven Art," highlights of the Central Coast to Jan. 31, 2013, including new work depicting the Open Spaces of San Luis Obispo. 547 Marsh St., San Luis Obispo 93401 (805) 544-9096 Hours : Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Laurel Sherrie
laurel@laurelsherrie.com
Phone: 805 473 4640
http://www.laurelsherrie.com

Land Conservancy SLO
547 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

Kid Stuff

KINDERMUSIK MUSICAL STORYTIME
January 8 (10-10:30am)

For children ages 1.5 - 3 years old and parents. Come enjoy singing, dancing and playing instruments together. Jan. 8.

Nancy Knox
nsknox@att.net
Phone: 238-0381

Centennial Park
600 Nickerson Dr.
Paso Robles

Cost: Free

KINDERMUSIK MUSICAL STORYTIME
January 8 (11:00 - 11:30 am)

Children ages newborn - 18 months and their parents will enjoy singing, dancing and playing instruments.

Nancy Knox
nsknox@att.net
Phone: 805-238-0381

Centennial Park
600 Nickerson Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: free

Sports and Wellness

INDOOR CYCLING
INDOOR CYCLING
January 8 (6:30pm)

Cycling targets a wide variety of abilities, fitness levels and goals. You control the resistance and thus the intensity of the workout.Class meets: 1/8-4/16 Tu 6:30-7:30p $42,Class meets: 1/10-4/18 Th 6:30-7:30p $42.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
sconrad@slcusd.org
Phone: 805-549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

Morro Bay High School
235 Atascadero Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: 42.00

Music

BLUES MASTERS JAM SESSION
Blues Masters Jam Session
BLUES MASTERS JAM SESSION
January 9 (6:30-9:30pm)

Every Wednesday Night Hosted by Craig Louis Dingman of Code Blues

Charlie
charlesbrunetti@att.net
Phone: 773-8300
http://shellcafepismo.com

Blues Masters Jam Session
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Art

Nature Driven Art, The Land Conservancy SLO
Special Art Events
January 9

The Land Conservancy SLO is proud to present Laurel Sherrie’s paintings, "Nature-Driven Art," highlights of the Central Coast to Jan. 31, 2013, including new work depicting the Open Spaces of San Luis Obispo. 547 Marsh St., San Luis Obispo 93401 (805) 544-9096 Hours : Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Laurel Sherrie
laurel@laurelsherrie.com
Phone: 805 473 4640
http://www.laurelsherrie.com

Land Conservancy SLO
547 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

Sports and Wellness

ECSTATIC DANCE IN THE MORNING WITH TOBEY
Lessons and Classes
January 9 (8:30 - 9:30)

Ecstatic Dance in the Morning with Tobey: This fun dance class combines a warm up with stretching & qi gong leading into a metabolism boosting 30+ minute wave of eclectic 5 Rhythms dancing a la Gabrielle Roth and Soul Motion with Vinn Marti. We then end with a soulful cool down that brings a good vibrational tune up to the rest of your day. Mon Weds Fri 8:30-9:30 am. $5 per class or $50 for the month. Amethyst Annex 604 Main St Cambria. Sunday Dec 9th, 10 am we'll meet for a longer class $8.

Tobey
tobeycrockett@gmail.com
Phone: 805 203 5183
http://www.tobeycrockett.com

Amethyst Annex
604 Main Street
Cambria 93428

Cost: $5 per or $50 per month

Lectures and Learning

NORTH COUNTY MULTIFLORA GARDEN CLUB
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 9 (1pm)

North County Multiflora Garden Club will meet on Jan. 9 at 1pm. Connie Tosch will speak on how to grow great tomatoes and vegetables. The meeting will be held at the Paso Robles Community Church. For more information call 238-5888.

Dee Kemp
garykemp@sprintmail.com
Phone: 238-5888

Paso Robles Community Church
2706 Spring St.
Paso Robles

Cost: Free

Music

MUSICAL STORY TELLER GROVER ANDERSON FEATURED
Grover Anderson
MUSICAL STORY TELLER GROVER ANDERSON FEATURED
January 10 (6:30-9:30pm)

Songwriters At Play presents Bay Area singer/songwriter Grover Anderson as featured artist. Guest performers include San Diego’s Jen Hajj. Jan. 10.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 805-204-6821
http://songwritersatplay.com

1200 E. Grand Ave
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
January 10 (6:30pm)

Read Together, a community reading experience presents: Much Ado About Nothing. Join your neighbors for a collaborative choral reading of Shakespeare’s wittiest play, where all is not what it seems. Jan. 10 at 6:30pm. Community Theatre is a free event. No auditions needed, all voices are welcome.

Joe Laurenzi
jlaurenzi@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos

Cost: Free

Art

Nature Driven Art, The Land Conservancy SLO
Special Art Events
January 10

The Land Conservancy SLO is proud to present Laurel Sherrie’s paintings, "Nature-Driven Art," highlights of the Central Coast to Jan. 31, 2013, including new work depicting the Open Spaces of San Luis Obispo. 547 Marsh St., San Luis Obispo 93401 (805) 544-9096 Hours : Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Laurel Sherrie
laurel@laurelsherrie.com
Phone: 805 473 4640
http://www.laurelsherrie.com

Land Conservancy SLO
547 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

Sports and Wellness

LAUGHTER YOGA
January 10 (10:45)

Laughter Yoga is an aerobic exercise that can be done by all body types including people in wheelchairs, and it's offered every Thurs.

William Alarid
wmalarid@aol.com
Phone: 925-3216

Mussell Senior Center
510 E. Park Ave.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

INDOOR CYCLING
INDOOR CYCLING
January 10 (6:30pm)

Cycling targets a wide variety of abilities, fitness levels and goals. You control the resistance and thus the intensity of the workout.Class meets: 1/8-4/16 Tu 6:30-7:30p $42,Class meets: 1/10-4/18 Th 6:30-7:30p $42.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
sconrad@slcusd.org
Phone: 805-549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

Morro Bay High School
235 Atascadero Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: 42.00

Lectures and Learning

ACUPUNCTURE FOR CANCER PATIENTS
Patrick Paine, L.Ac.
ACUPUNCTURE FOR CANCER PATIENTS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 10 (6pm)

Explore the healing powers of acupuncture and herbal medicine in cancer recovery. All are welcome to our "Traditional Chinese Medicine in a Modern World" lecture series. Enjoy free herbal tea and ear acupuncture. Jan. 10.

Patrick Paine, L.Ac.
ptpaine@hotmail.com
Phone: 541-1980
http://treatpaine.com

1264 Higuera St., #102
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Stage

THE PEKING ACROBATS
The Peking Acrobats
THE PEKING ACROBATS
January 11 (7pm)

The Peking Acrobats, a troupe of China’s most gifted tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, cyclists, and gymnasts will return to the Clark Center on Jan. 11 as part of their worldwide tour. The brightly costumed tumblers, acrobats, cyclists, jugglers, and clowns that make up the troupe provide an evening of incredible family fun that astounds and amazes audiences of all ages.

Clark Center Box Office
info@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center for the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: $39-$48

Art

GALLERY AT MARINA SQUARE PRESENTS WATERCOLOR ARTIST VIRGINA MACK
Small Duo
GALLERY AT MARINA SQUARE PRESENTS WATERCOLOR ARTIST VIRGINA MACK
January 11

Exhibit runs through Jan. 29. with an opening reception on Jan. 11 from 5-8pm.

Gallery at Marina Square
gallerymarinasq@gmail.com
Phone: 772-1068
http://marinasqgallerynews.blogspot.com

Gallery at Marina Square
601 Embarcadero St., Suite #10
Morro Bay

Cost: Free

Nature Driven Art, The Land Conservancy SLO
Special Art Events
January 11

The Land Conservancy SLO is proud to present Laurel Sherrie’s paintings, "Nature-Driven Art," highlights of the Central Coast to Jan. 31, 2013, including new work depicting the Open Spaces of San Luis Obispo. 547 Marsh St., San Luis Obispo 93401 (805) 544-9096 Hours : Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Laurel Sherrie
laurel@laurelsherrie.com
Phone: 805 473 4640
http://www.laurelsherrie.com

Land Conservancy SLO
547 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

Sports and Wellness

ECSTATIC DANCE IN THE MORNING WITH TOBEY
Lessons and Classes
January 11 (8:30 - 9:30)

Ecstatic Dance in the Morning with Tobey: This fun dance class combines a warm up with stretching & qi gong leading into a metabolism boosting 30+ minute wave of eclectic 5 Rhythms dancing a la Gabrielle Roth and Soul Motion with Vinn Marti. We then end with a soulful cool down that brings a good vibrational tune up to the rest of your day. Mon Weds Fri 8:30-9:30 am. $5 per class or $50 for the month. Amethyst Annex 604 Main St Cambria. Sunday Dec 9th, 10 am we'll meet for a longer class $8.

Tobey
tobeycrockett@gmail.com
Phone: 805 203 5183
http://www.tobeycrockett.com

Amethyst Annex
604 Main Street
Cambria 93428

Cost: $5 per or $50 per month

YIN-ERGETICS WITH CRYSTAL BOWLS
Barbara Perry plays Crystal Bowls for Yin-ergetics
YIN-ERGETICS WITH CRYSTAL BOWLS
Lessons and Classes
January 11 (6:30-8pm)

The combination of Yin Yoga, guided meditations, pranayama, crystal bowls, and somatics offer something unique to the yoga practice. Lisa will guide you through healing meditations that promote deep peace and release on all levels. Chronic tension or disease will begin to dissipate, and one will tap into how to maintain that opening. Yin-ergetics will be held on Jan. 11, 6:30-8pm. Cost is $25.

Sukha Wellness Center
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach

Cost: $25

Lectures and Learning

WOMAN'S CLUB OF ARROYO GRANDE
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 11 (1pm)

meets on the second Fri. of every month for culture, advancement, and civic betterment. A lunch is generally served for $12.

http://womansclubofarroyogrande.org/aboutus.htm

211 Vernon St.
Arroyo Grande

TRAVEL CONNECTIONS AND SOCIAL CLUB
Travel Club
TRAVEL CONNECTIONS AND SOCIAL CLUB
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 11 (6pm)

provides a relaxed, safe, and informal way to meet new friends and travel companions on the second Fri. of every month.

Dianne Tuttle
atc@itravelconsultants.com
Phone: 781-2630
http://itravelconsultants.com

Travel Club
570 Higuera St.
SLO 93401

Music

THE LIONS PEAK VINEYARDS TASTING ROOM PRESENT
THE LIONS PEAK VINEYARDS TASTING ROOM PRESENT
January 12 (2:00pm - 5:00pm)

The Lions Peak Vineyards Tasting Room Presents Jon Stephen Tropical Brazilian Guitar In January from 2–5pm on Sunday. Shows are on Jan. 12, Jan. 20, and Jan. 26.

Lions Peak
http://lionspeakwine.com/html/tasting_room.html
Phone: (805)693-LION (5466)
http://lionspeakwine.com/html/tasting_room.html

The Lions Peak Vineyards Tasting Room
1659 Copenhagen Drive
Solvang 93463

Cost: Complimentary with wine tasting fee

JOHN ZAMORA IN CONCERT
January 12 (4-7pm)

Join Asuncion Ridge Vineyards for an evening of guitar and song by local Troubadour John Zamora. Enjoy our award-winning wine by the glass in our comfortable downtown tasting room and lounge located on the park. Jan. 12.

Teresa Burke
asuncionridge@hughes.net
Phone: 237-1425
http://asuncionridge.com

Asuncion Ridge Vineyards
725 12th St.
Paso Robles

Cost: Free (tasting fees apply)

KIRTAN WITH DHARMA DEVI AND SPECIAL GUESTS JOHNEE GANGE AND ERIKA EDDY
KIRTAN WITH DHARMA DEVI AND SPECIAL GUESTS JOHNEE GANGE AND ERIKA EDDY
January 12

Dharma Devi weaves a rich tapestry of sound while chanting the names of the masters and enlightened ones. Dana-Dharma Devi is a gifted musician and kirtan leader who has mastered several instruments, and plays over 20 flutes. She has performed with many well known artists and has her own band called Dharma Rose. She'll be playing along with local table player Johnee Gange at Sukha Wellness Center on Jan. 12, at 7pm.

Sukha Wellness Center
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center
6615 Bay Laurel Pl
Avila Beach

Cost: $15

Writers and Literature

WADING THROUGH TRANSITION: A JOURNALING WORKSHOP
January 12 (10:00am-3:00pm)

on Jan. 12. Finding it hard to move forward following difficult change or the profound loss of a loved one, job, or relationship? The Wading Through Transition Workshop supports you on your journey through grief, loss, and transition by acknowledging the past, increasing awareness in the present, and clarifying your goals for the future.

Kelly
info@coachingthroughtransition.com
Phone: 203-0997
http://coachingthroughtransition.com

Cambria Pines Lodge
2905 Burton Dr.
Cambria

Cost: $150

Art

Beginning Drawing Class
Classes and Workshops
January 12 (9:30am-11:00am)

This class will begin with learning the basics of drawing starting with learning to articulate form, the importance of gesture and how to use them in drawing. This class will include the basics of composition and color. This class requires advanced registration. DATES: Saturdays Session1: January 12-26 and February 9-23 Session2: March 16-March 30 and April 13-April 27 AGES: 18+ TIME: 9:30-11am FEE: $75 per 6 week session LOCATION: Shell Beach Vets Hall INSTRUCTOR: Allen Capoferri

Pismo Beach Recreation
kmelchiorsen@pismobeach.org
Phone: 805-773-7063
http://pismobeach.org

Shell Beach Vets Hall
230 Leeward Street
Shell Beach 93449

Cost: $75

Kid Stuff

Children's Story Time and Activity
Create and Learn
January 12

Join the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center every second Saturday of the Month from 10am - 12pm for our "Children's Story Time and Activity." Stories and activities will have a nature or environmental theme. In January, we will read about birds and make a fun bird project together. For more information, contact the Dunes Center. Our mission is to promote the conservation and restoration of the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes ecosystem through education, research, and the support of cooperative stewardship. Jan. 12.

Doug Jenzen
admin@dunescenter.org
Phone: (805) 343-2455
http://www.dunescenter.org

The Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe Street
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: FREE

TEDDY BEAR TEA
Libraries
January 12 (10:00 am)

Teddy Bear lovers ages 5-10: bring your teddy bear for tea, stories, songs, and crafts. on Jan. 12 at 10am. Sign-ups required. Contact the Los Osos library at: 528-1862.

Joe Laurenzi
jlaurenzi@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos

Cost: free

Montessori Fun For Kids at Barnes & Noble
Montessori Parent Network Bookfair at Barnes & Noble
Montessori Fun For Kids at Barnes & Noble
Special Events
January 12 (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

Explore, have fun, and learn during this Montessori activity time with Miss Sonya and Miss Diana. All are welcome to this free event for school-aged children, grades 2 - 6. A part of the Montessori Parent Network's book fair generously provided by Barnes & Noble, to support Montessori education.

Zette Harbour
Zette@ZetteHarbour.com
Phone: 805-441-6688
http://www.MontessoriParentNetwork.blogspot.com

Barnes & Noble
894 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Cost: FREE

The Outdoors

NEW YEAR'S PLANTING PARTY
NEW YEAR'S PLANTING PARTY
January 12 (9am-12pm)

Join Audubon on Jan. 12 from 9-12 to finish up our biggest planting project ever on the Sweet Springs Nature Preserve on the corner of 4th St and Ramona Ave in Los Osos. Bring a shovel with your name on it (if you have one). Otherwise, just bring yourself, your friends, and family of all ages. Tools, tips, and treats provided. There will even be prizes for correct answers on our Nature quiz! For more info call: 239-3928.

Holly Sletteland
hslettel@calpoly.edu
Phone: 239-3928

Sweet Springs Nature Preserve
Los Osos

SLO STEWARD'S WORKDAY AT STENNER SPRINGS
January 12 (9am-noon)

Please call ECO SLO for more information. Event takes place on Jan. 12.

Kylie
Programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Stenner Springs
address to be announced
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

THE PIT FITNESS BOOTCAMP SEMINAR
January 12 (10am)

The Pit's free Fitness Bootcamp Seminar will be held on Jan. 12.

Heather
heather@thepit.tv
Phone: 473-2500

1106 E Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

Lectures and Learning

CHICKENS 101: PECKING ORDER
Chickens 101: Pecking Order
CHICKENS 101: PECKING ORDER
Classes
January 12 (1pm - 3pm)

Join us at the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden as we learn from a chicken guru, Steve Soderstrom, manager of the Cal Poly Poultry Center, will give us a run down on the benefits of these feathered friends and how they can be incorporated in your life. Steve will discus breed selection, chick care, housing, diseases, and more at this informative and engaging presentation. Come with questions.

Lindsey
education@slobg.org
Phone: 805.541.1400x304
http://slobg.org/pecking-order/

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd
San Luis Obispo , CA 93405

Cost: $5 for members, $10 non-members

Chickens 101: Pecking Order at SLO Botanical Garden
Chicken
Chickens 101: Pecking Order at SLO Botanical Garden
Classes
January 12 (1pm-3pm)

Sat. Jan 12, 1pm-3pm. SLO Botanical Garden welcomes Steve Soderstrom, of Cal Poly Poultry Center, discusses backyard poultry. Learn breed selection, chick care, housing, diseases, and more. Come w/ questions. $5 for members/$10 non-members. slobg.org/pecking-order

Lindsey Collinsworth
education@slobg.org
Phone: 805.541.1400x304
http://slobg.org/pecking-order

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93405

Cost: $5 for members/$10 non-members

Volunteers

ADOPT-A-PET EVENTS
January 12 (11am-4pm)

take place every Saturday. Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered, tested and vaccinated prior to adoption. A free vet examination is included.

Debra Holt
DebraHolt@AOL.COM
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PetCo
Madonna Plaza Shopping Center
SLO 93405

Cost: Adoption fees are $60 for one or $80 for two

Music

THE LIONS PEAK VINEYARDS TASTING ROOM PRESENT
THE LIONS PEAK VINEYARDS TASTING ROOM PRESENT
January 13 (2:00pm - 5:00pm)

The Lions Peak Vineyards Tasting Room Presents Jon Stephen Tropical Brazilian Guitar In January from 2–5pm on Sunday. Shows are on Jan. 12, Jan. 20, and Jan. 26.

Lions Peak
http://lionspeakwine.com/html/tasting_room.html
Phone: (805)693-LION (5466)
http://lionspeakwine.com/html/tasting_room.html

The Lions Peak Vineyards Tasting Room
1659 Copenhagen Drive
Solvang 93463

Cost: Complimentary with wine tasting fee

POP-ROCKER GROVER ANDERSON RETURNS TO PASO
Grover Anderson
POP-ROCKER GROVER ANDERSON RETURNS TO PASO
January 13 (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

Songwriters At Play presents Bay Area’s singer-songwriter Grover Anderson as feature performer. Guest sets to include Bay Area balladeer Geoff Baker, and Ynana Rose of the Swingin' Doors band.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 805-204-6821
http://www.songwritersatplay.com

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles , CA 93446

Cost: Free

The Morovino Tasting Room Presents Jon Stephen Tropical Brazilian Guitar
The Morovino Tasting Room Presents Jon Stephen Tropical Brazilian Guitar
January 13 (2:00pm – 5:00pm)

Come Enjoy the Delicious Wines, Soothing Waves of Avila, and Original Tropical Brazilian Guitar Music Every 2nd and 4th Sundays from 2:00 – 5:00pm Come Enjoy, and be part of Something Wonderful, I'm positive you'll be glad you did!!!

Andrea & David
Mrs.Vino@Morovino.com
Phone: (805) 627-1443
http://morovino.com/

Morovino Winery
76 Landing Passage
Avila Beach , CA 93424

Cost: $5 includes wine tasting

Writers and Literature

WRITER'S SUNDAY WITH TOBEY
January 13 (1-5pm)

on Jan. 13 from 1-5pm. This workshop is for writers who are ready to take the plunge to make their books a reality. Learn the nuts and bolts of writing: editing, creating imagery, practice, structure, using real life as a springboard for words on the page, the inner critic, the world of e-books, and more. Bring pages, a journal, pens, a blanket for meditation, water, and a snack. Prepare to be fired up and ready to write when you leave.

Tobey
tobeycrockett@gmail.com
Phone: 203-5183
http://tobeycrockett.com

Amethyst Annex
604 Main St.
Cambria

Cost: $100 (some sliding scale possible)

Kid Stuff

Montessori Songs & Birthday Walk at Barnes & Noble
Montessori Parent Network Bookfair at Barnes & Noble
Montessori Songs & Birthday Walk at Barnes & Noble
Special Events
January 13 (2:30 - 3:00 pm)

If you have always wanted to know more about the Montessori teaching method this free event is a great way to check it out. Montessori students from Morro Bay perform songs of Peace, followed by a traditional Birthday Walk.

Zette Harbour
Zette@ZetteHarbour.com
Phone: 805-441-6688
http://www.MontessoriParentNetwork.blogspot.com

Barnes & Noble
894 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Cost: FREE

SPANISH STORYTIME WITH MISS ALMA AT BARNES AND NOBLE
Montessori Parent Network Bookfair at Barnes & Noble
SPANISH STORYTIME WITH MISS ALMA AT BARNES AND NOBLE
Special Events
January 13 (2-2:30pm)

Hora de Cuentos españoles con la señorita Alma. The delightful Miss Alma will be reading for this Spanish Storytime. This event is free and open to the public and is part of the Montessori Parent Network's bookfair generously provided by Barnes and Noble. MPN supports Montessori enrichment for children. Jan. 13.

Zette Harbour
Zette@ZetteHarbour.com
Phone: 441-6688
http://montessoriparentnetwork.blogspot.com

Barnes and Noble
894 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

RANGER LED HIKES AT ISLAY HILL
January 13 (9am-1pm)

Please call ECOSLO for more information. Jan. 13.

Kylie
programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Islay Hill
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

AN INVITATION TO CLARITY BREATHWORK WORKSHOP
An Invitation to Clarity Breathwork with Dharma Devi January 13
AN INVITATION TO CLARITY BREATHWORK WORKSHOP
Lessons and Classes
January 13 (9:30am-12pm)

Clarity Breathwork is a gentle, safe, and profound tool for healing and transformation on all levels: physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. This practice is able to increase the available energy in the physical body, improve the clarity of the mind, and allow a release of blocked emotional energy to gently uplift the spirit. The workshop, led by Dharma Devi, will be at Sukha Wellness Center on Jan. 13 from 9:30am-12:30pm. Cost is $45.

Sukha Wellness Center
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach

Lectures and Learning

INTRODUCTION TO FENG SHUI
Feng Shui
INTRODUCTION TO FENG SHUI
Classes
January 13 (2-4pm)

Introduction to Feng Shui: The Art and Science of Balancing Your Life. Learn from Dr. Kac Young, a Feng Shui Master, how to use the principles of Feng Shui to increase happiness, attract romance, improve health, enhance prosperity, and live your life to its fullest potential. You will be introduced to the core principles of Feng Shui, a snippet of history, the BaGua Chart, and learn how your life can be balanced and enhanced by using ancient techniques in your home or office environment. Come see for yourself on Jan. 13.

kac young
ky@fengshuispecialists.com
Phone: 927-2222

Amethyst Annex
604 Main St.
Cambria

Cost: suggested donation is $10

Special Events

BLACK AND WHITE BALL
January 14 (1-3:30pm)

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon to celebrate our annual Black and White Ball. Bring a friend or loved one along, and be dressed to impress in your formal best! We have planned a fantastic afternoon planned of fun, dancing, and musical entertainment. Finger foods and refreshments will be provided for your enjoyment. Jan. 14.

Colleen Ghiglia
cghiglia@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7063

Pismo Beach Vets' Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach

Cost: $5 per person

Music

NEW MONDAY SHOWCASE! GEOFF BAKER HEADLINES
Geoff Baker
NEW MONDAY SHOWCASE! GEOFF BAKER HEADLINES
January 14 (6:30 -9:00 pm)

Songwriters At Play presents Bay Area-based balladeer Geoff Baker who will be featured on the first weekly showcase at Upper Crust Trattoria in San Luis Obispo. Local favorites Tim Jackson and Rob Kimball are also in the lineup. It's the first in a series of weekly Songwriters At Play, set for every Monday evening in the banquet room of this popular eatery.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 805-204-6821
http://www.songwritersatplay.com

Upper Crust Trattoria
11560 Los Osos Valley Road
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ART ECO AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDENS
Art Eco
CALL FOR ARTISTS: ART ECO AT SLO BOTANICAL GARDENS
Call For Artists
January 14 (Contact SLOBG for turn-in times)

Deadline for work is Jan. 14. Participate in our unique, recycled art show. Create artwork from reclaimed and natural materials. Email ali@sloart.com for all the info.

Ali Semon
ali@sloart.com
Phone: 542-9000
http://slobg.org/artist-call

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo

Nature Driven Art, The Land Conservancy SLO
Special Art Events
January 14

The Land Conservancy SLO is proud to present Laurel Sherrie’s paintings, "Nature-Driven Art," highlights of the Central Coast to Jan. 31, 2013, including new work depicting the Open Spaces of San Luis Obispo. 547 Marsh St., San Luis Obispo 93401 (805) 544-9096 Hours : Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Laurel Sherrie
laurel@laurelsherrie.com
Phone: 805 473 4640
http://www.laurelsherrie.com

Land Conservancy SLO
547 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

Sports and Wellness

ECSTATIC DANCE IN THE MORNING WITH TOBEY
Lessons and Classes
January 14 (8:30 - 9:30)

Ecstatic Dance in the Morning with Tobey: This fun dance class combines a warm up with stretching & qi gong leading into a metabolism boosting 30+ minute wave of eclectic 5 Rhythms dancing a la Gabrielle Roth and Soul Motion with Vinn Marti. We then end with a soulful cool down that brings a good vibrational tune up to the rest of your day. Mon Weds Fri 8:30-9:30 am. $5 per class or $50 for the month. Amethyst Annex 604 Main St Cambria. Sunday Dec 9th, 10 am we'll meet for a longer class $8.

Tobey
tobeycrockett@gmail.com
Phone: 805 203 5183
http://www.tobeycrockett.com

Amethyst Annex
604 Main Street
Cambria 93428

Cost: $5 per or $50 per month

Stage

AUDITIONS GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS
Auditions
January 15 (7pm-8:30pm)

Attention Central Coast actors: outstanding roles for 7 men are available in this Pulitzer Prize-winning stage production. Auditions will be held on Jan. 15 from 7-8:30pm. You will be required to read from a script. Performance dates are March 8-9. Produced by Bent Angel Productions with Chrys Barnes directing. Email chrysb52@hotmail.com for an online link to the script and more info. Rated R for language.

Chrys Barnes
chrysb52@hotmail.com
Phone: 471-2324

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

Art

Nature Driven Art, The Land Conservancy SLO
Special Art Events
January 15

The Land Conservancy SLO is proud to present Laurel Sherrie’s paintings, "Nature-Driven Art," highlights of the Central Coast to Jan. 31, 2013, including new work depicting the Open Spaces of San Luis Obispo. 547 Marsh St., San Luis Obispo 93401 (805) 544-9096 Hours : Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Laurel Sherrie
laurel@laurelsherrie.com
Phone: 805 473 4640
http://www.laurelsherrie.com

Land Conservancy SLO
547 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

Sports and Wellness

INDOOR CYCLING
INDOOR CYCLING
January 15 (6:30pm)

Cycling targets a wide variety of abilities, fitness levels and goals. You control the resistance and thus the intensity of the workout.Class meets: 1/8-4/16 Tu 6:30-7:30p $42,Class meets: 1/10-4/18 Th 6:30-7:30p $42.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
sconrad@slcusd.org
Phone: 805-549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

Morro Bay High School
235 Atascadero Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: 42.00

Support Groups

CHILDREN AND TEENS SUPPORT GROUP
January 15 (6pm)

The Hearst Cancer Center, Jack's Helping Hand, and Coastal Integrative Cancer Care have teamed up to provide support services to children and teens ages 7-18 who have loved ones in cancer treatment. A licensed Marriage and Family Therapist facilitates the group on the third Tuesday of each month at the Hearst Cancer Resource Center. This is an ongoing event.

Beverly Kirkhart
beverly.kirkhart@dignityhealth.org
Phone: 8055426234

Hearst Cancer Resource Center
1941 Johnson Ave., Ste 201A
SLO

Cost: 0