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Film and TV
This class takes place on Sun. and is taught by a professional film actor/director. Annual LA trips to perform for talent agents and casting directors. Ongoing.
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
ISRAELI FOLK DANCING
January 20 (7-8:15pm)
Israeli Folk Dancing CBD is happy to announce that Israeli Folk Dancing will take place Sunday evenings from 7-8:15pm. Dancing is great exercise for the body and the brain while the music and movement feeds the soul. We will start with simple dances, and everything will be taught, so no experience is necessary, nor do you need a partner. Just bring a bottle of water, your energy, and be ready for a good time.
January 20 (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.
Cost: Complimentary with wine tasting fee
January 20 (1:00 - 4:00 pm)
Songwriters At Play presents Water Tower performing a blend of bluegrass, punk rock, blues, Cajun, folk and country. Their songs feature tight 3-part harmonies and powerful instruments. Guest performers include Connie Lim, Kevin Fisher, and Lisa Marie Johnston.
Writers and Literature
January 20 (1-3 p.m.)
Coalesce Bookstore invites you a book-signing and presentation on Jan. 20. The Road to Cardinal Valley by Earlene Fowler Book-signing: 1-3pm Presentation: 2pm..
CORNERS OF THE MOUTH
January 20 (7:00 p.m.)
Corners of the Mouth is monthly poetry reading series held every third Sunday of the month. Jan. 20 will feature Nixson Borah and David Kann. There is an open reading to follow for original work and limited to five minutes.
Sports and Wellness
CREATIVE PLAYTIME WITH TOBEY
Lessons and Classes
January 20 (2-5 pm)
On Jan. 20, 2-5 pm Come Have some Fun!!. This 3 hour gathering features guided play with various skills designed to stimulate your passions, your joy, your playfulness, laughter and creativity. We play, dance, make sounds, write from the body, engage in silliness and just generally remember who we are. Safe, loving sharing for your inner child. Dress comfortably. Bring journals, pens & markers, pillow, blanket, water and perhaps a snack. Limit 12 people. RSVP suggested. $15
Lectures and Learning
BASICS OF YOUR DSLR
January 20 (9:00 AM)
BASICS OF YOUR DSLR - January 19-20, 2013 | 9am-5pm | $229 Do you have a DSLR and use it on automatic all the time? Do you wish you knew how to use all the functions in your camera? Would you like to take better pictures? Make a New Year’s resolution to yourself to start taking better pictures! Join Hal Schmitt for the most informative and intensive two day class about your DSLR out there.
Carole or Jill
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