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SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
The San Luis Obispo Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from 6-9pm on Higuera St. between Osos and Nipomo and includes over 120 vendors of produce, dairy, barbecue, flowers, and more.
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Takes place on Sundays from
SAN LUIS OBISPO
At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from
In the Town Park on Sat.
LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
Tues. at City Park from
January 14 (10:30am-noon)
Jan. 14. San Luis Kitchen Company design professionals will use several of their client's completed remodels to show the existing before kitchen, assess the needed changes and how the changes were accomplished in the after photos. Free brunch follows.
Lee Anna O'Daniel
January 14 (Fri. and Sat.: 2pm; Sat. and Sun.: 7pm)
Presented by SLO Little Theatre’s Academy of Creative Theatre, through Jan. 29.
January 14 (Doors open at 4:30pm; potluck and potluck band at 5pm, concert at 6pm)
An Americana string band playing old time, folk, country, and rhythm and blues, Jan. 14.
Cost: Donations at the door, no advance reservations
January 14 (6pm)
Jan. 14. Los Angeles based indie Americana rock band The Sound of Ghosts makes their debut at Last Stage West. Drawing from folk, bluegrass, country, blues and rock, their eclectic sound has been described as "gypsy folk-rock magic."
through Jan. 29. Featuring sculpture and prints by Lisa Occhipinti.
through Jan. 31. Joe Josephs is a photographer who splits his time between NYC and the Central Coast. His photographs have been published in the New York Times and on CNN.
Call For Artists
Welcomes photographers to delve into subjects, themes, and motifs that expose new images in the world today. Deadline is to submit Feb. 1.
Classes and Workshops
January 14 (1-4pm)
This workshop teaches the art of using light and pose to capture the timeless beauty of the human figure using international art nude model, Katja Gee. Class is limited to 8. $50 deposit required. Jan. 14.
January 14 (Noon-5pm)
Succulent Paintings in acrylic by Mary McCrea, on display through Feb. 26.
Dec. 2 through Jan. 29, with an opening reception Dec. 3 from 3 to 5pm.
January 14 (10am-4pm)
Check out the SLO Railroad Museum, with its fun kid's play area. See historic artifacts, rail cars, a world class model railroad under construction, visit the gift shop, and wave at passing trains.
Cost: $3 and under
Openings and Receptions
Dec. 2, runs through Jan. 28. Exhibition of handmade books by artists and community members. Books are created using a variety of conceptual forms and materials. Plus wearable art and peace-themed crafts made from recycled materials.
Openings and Receptions
through Feb. 10.
Special Art Events
through Jan. 31. Paso Robles artists express their relationship with the great ocean in this exhibit.
SLO CHILDREN'S MUSEUM STUDIO PROJECT: WINTER PINE TREES
January 14 (10am-5pm)
through Jan. 15. Cut pine trees from different shades of green construction paper and glue them onto a sheet of background paper. Use your finger dipped in white paint to add falling snow to your pine forest.
SENSORY NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM FOR CHILDREN ON THE SPECTRUM
January 14 (5:15-7:15pm)
Sensory Night is a free, after-hours, sensory-sensitive program for children on the autism spectrum and their families. This event is made possible by the Janssen Foundation Youth & Youth Sport Fund. Jan. 14.
After school pottery classes
Create and Learn
through March 7. After school pottery is a place where kids have the freedom to create with clay using the wheel, sculpting, and handbuilding.
Cost: $30 per class
Super Hero Saturdays
January 14 (10-11am)
through March 11. Super Hero Class integrates agility, tumbling, trampoline, gymnastics, physical fitness and flexibility into a fun and action-packed session for boys and girls ages 5-12. Kids can move up through levels as they gain strength.
MASTERS OF THE NIGHT: OWL CALL HIKE
January 14 (5:30-6:30pm)
Jan. 14. Bring the family, take a guided night hike, and learn about owls in the park. Hike will be moderate to easy. Dress warm, wear sturdy shoes, and bring water. Meet at the park office. Rain cancels event
Cost: Park day use fee $10 per vehicle
Lectures and Learning
January 14 (11am)
through Jan. 28. Hands-on help for digital downloads. Get help with your device to download free eBooks and other resources from the library.
Cost: No cost
January 14 (10:30am-noon)
Jan. 14. Leona Evans, Minister at Unity of San Luis Obispo, is launching an Action Team in conjunction with The Peace Alliance.
January 14 (2-3pm)
Jan. 14. Learn the basics of astronomy with a guide from the Central Coast Astronomical Society. All ages.
FRUIT TREE PRUNING WORKSHOP
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 14 (1pm)
Jan. 14. Five expert tree pruners will demonstrate their skills and answer questions. Rain will not cancel.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Volunteer Training
January 14 (11am-12:30pm)
The training prepares interested "Bigs," or volunteer youth mentors, for a fun and easy way to give back to the community in just 6 hours each month by spending time with a local child doing things they both enjoy. RSVP required. Jan. 14.
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