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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
Writers and Literature
STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3
M.L. BURDICK AT THACHER WINERY
Art at Wineries
January 19 (11am-5pm)
Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.
January 19 (11am-5pm)
New dream drawings and collages by Morro Bay artist Philip Carey on view through March 1.
PHOTOGRAPH THE RANCH
Classes and Workshops
January 19 (7:30am)
Four hour tour of historic Santa Margarita Ranch to photograph buildings, wildlife and great vistas. Amateur or experienced, digital or film welcome Jan. 19.
January 19 (10am-5pm daily)
including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.
SPONGY RAIN DROPS
Create and Learn
January 19 (10am-5pm)
Create prints of rain drops using sponges, through Jan. 19
Cost: Free with admission
Sports and Wellness
Lessons and Classes
January 19 (11am-4:30pm)
Reiki is Life Force Energy, an effective tool for personal growth. On Jan. 19 from 11am-4:30pm learn how to practice self-healing sessions with specific hand positions; includes materials and certificate.
On Sundays at 10am find produce, cheese, local meats, vendors, musical entertainment, and baked goods.
Lectures and Learning
MARTIN LUTHER KING AND NELSON MANDELA: CELEBRATE THEIR LIVES
Celebrate the lives of two great men with a worship service followed by an interactive discussion with guest presenter Justice Whitaker, Jan. 19 from 3-4:45pm
ROADMAP FOR LIFE: DISCOVER THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT
January 19 (2pm)
Chet Manchester, a Christian Science lecturer from St. Louis, Mo., will host an interactive talk about Jesus' Sermon on the Mount, Jan. 19 at
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