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New Times / Calendar Events

January 23 - January 30

Film and TV

FILM AND TV  ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
FILM AND TV ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
(Times vary)

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.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

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

SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
(6-9pm)

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.

Downtown Association
Phone: 541-0286
http://dowtownslo.com

Farmers' Market
Higuera St.
SLO

Cost: Free

ARROYO GRANDE
(8:30am)

In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at

Phone: 544-9570

Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
(11am-2:30pm)

Takes place on Sundays from

glenn5612@att.net
Phone: 929-3081

Monarch Club
1645 Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

Cost: Free

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8-10:45am)

At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from

Phone: 544-9570

SLO

TEMPLETON
(9am-12:30pm)

In the Town Park on Sat.

Phone: 748-1109

at 6th and Crocker Streets
Templeton

LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
(2-4:30pm)

Mondays.

Phone: 748-1109

At Second and Santa Maria Streets
Los Osos

PASO ROBLES
(3-6pm)

Tues. at City Park from

Phone: 748-1109
http://northcountyfarmersmarkets.com

11th and Spring St.
Paso Robles

Lectures and Learning

HEARST CASTLE
(Times vary)

The mother of all state parks is open to the public for magical tours, films, memorabilia and more. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind experience. Docent-led tours give incredible insight to Hearst and the history of his castle.

Phone: 800-444-4445 or 927-2074
http://hearstcastle.com

San Simeon

Volunteers

CASA INFO SESSIONS
CASA INFO SESSIONS
January 22,February 26,March 26,April 23,May 28,June 25,July 23,August 27,September 24,October 22,November 26(Noon)

Learn more about becoming a volunteer advocate for an abused child or a mentor to a former foster child, fourth Wednesdays.

Cathy Orton
corton@slocasa.org
Phone: 541-6542
http://slocasa.org

CASA
75 Higuera St., Suite 180
San Luis Obispo 93401

Special Events

AN EVENING WITH "LADY GOUDA" WINTER CHEESE AND WINE PAIRING
An Evening With
AN EVENING WITH "LADY GOUDA" WINTER CHEESE AND WINE PAIRING
Winery Events
January 23 (6:30-7:30pm)

Jan. 23

Asuncion Ridge Vineyards
asuncionridge@hughes.net
Phone: 237-1425

Asuncion Ridge Vineyards
725 12th St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $15

Film and TV

<em>DALAI LAMA AWAKENING</em>
DALAI LAMA AWAKENING
January 23 (6:30 pm)

Join the director for a screening prior to the film's world premiere, Jan. 23 at 6:30pm

bob banner
info@hopedance.org
Phone: 762-4848
http://hopedance.org

SLO Grange
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15

Music

AMERICAN GUITAR MASTERS: CELTIC TO CONTEMPORARY CONCERT
American Guitar Masters
AMERICAN GUITAR MASTERS: CELTIC TO CONTEMPORARY CONCERT
January 23 (7:30pm)

Guitar virtuosos Peter Janson and Larry Pattis will explore Janson's arrangements of celtic ballads, instrumentals, and original works by Larry Pattis, Jan. 23

Bea Anderson
bea_anderson@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3936

Experimental Theater of the Cuesta College CPAC
California 1
San Luis Obispo 93403

Cost: $10

SMALL POTATOES
Jacquie Manning + Rich Prezioso = Small Potatoes
SMALL POTATOES
January 23 (6:30-9:30pm)

Chicago folk duo Small Potatoes featured with guest performers including Randall Lamb, Jan. 23

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 23

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

"NOW AND THEN"
Poetry
January 23

Poets on the Edge and the Los Osos Library present featured poets Carol Alma McPhee, Joann Rusch, and Bonnie Young with an open reading to follow, Jan. 23 at 6:30pm

Victoria Heussen
vheussen@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Art

M.L. BURDICK AT THACHER WINERY
Art at Wineries
January 23 (11am-5pm)

Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.

Michelle Thacher
Phone: 237-0087

Thacher Winery
8355 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93346

Cost: Free

ART BAR IN SAN LUIS OBISPO
Art Bar awaits you...
ART BAR IN SAN LUIS OBISPO
Classes and Workshops
January 23 (11am-1pm and 6:30-8:30pm)

Workshops offered through Jan. 23 at

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 544-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Granada Hotel and Bistro
1130 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40 per workshop

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 23 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
January 23 (Noon-5pm)

This exhibit features photographs of the Oceano Dunes taken the past three years, through Feb. 28, Tuesday-Saturday.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http://bobcanepaphotography.com

Olive Tree Fine Arts Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

AIKIDO - THE PEACEFUL MARTIAL ART FOR CHILDREN
January 23

Children ages 5 to 10 welcome, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5pm through Jan. 30

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

COLORFUL UMBRELLAS
Create and Learn
January 23 (10am-5pm)

Decorate an umbrella outline and add glue drops of “rain," through Jan. 26

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

WINTER REVUE
Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
WINTER REVUE
Special Events
January 23 (6pm with a 1pm matinee on Saturday)

featuring visual and performing arts from the Paso Robles Youth Art Foundation, Jan. 23-25

Vicki
vicki@pryaf.org
Phone: 238-5825
http://pryaf.org

Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
3201 Spring St.
Atascadero 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Sports and Wellness

LINE DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
January 23 (1-2:30pm)

Intermediate and advanced classes offered Thursdays Dec. 19 through Feb. 14 from

Chris Heinrich
cheinric@ix.netcom.com
Phone: 459-8139

South Bay Community Centre
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos, CA 93402

Cost: $3 donation

AIKIDO IN MORRO BAY
Lessons and Classes
January 23 (5:15-6:45pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays through Feb. 27.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

GENTLE YOGA
Gentle Yoga
GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
January 23 (9:30-10:45am or 5-6pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays with instructor Heather Noyes, through April 17.

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

Sunnyside Elementary School, Rm. 9
880 Manzanita Dr.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $76

2014 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS TAPPING INTO ABUNDANCE WITH NISA KING
2014 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS TAPPING INTO ABUNDANCE WITH NISA KING
Lessons and Classes
January 23

Thursdays from 5:30-7:30pm, Jan. 9 through March 6

Mary Sage Syverson Sennewald
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center of Avila Beach
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $360

LINE DANCING
Lessons and Classes
January 23 (1-2:30pm)

Beginning classes Tuesdays from 11am-noon; advanced classes Thursdays through Feb. 13

Chris Heinrich
cmlemos@yahoo.com
Phone: 459-8139

South Bay Community Center
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $3

MATSUBAYASHI SHORIN RYU KARATE
Lessons and Classes
January 23 (5:30-7:30pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 4.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Karate-do
1166 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40 per month

Lectures and Learning

CITIZEN PLANNING ACADEMY
Citizen Planning Academy
CITIZEN PLANNING ACADEMY
Classes
January 23 (6-9pm)

The American Planning Association is hosting a Citizen Planning Academy to help citizens understand local planning, how it impacts our lives, and the land use and resource issues that face our communities, Thursdays through Feb. 27.

Tammy Seale
tseale@pmcworld.com
Phone: 250-7974
http://centralcoastapa.org

Ludwick Center
864 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 23 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

Support Groups

HEALING ROOMS SLO
January 23 (6-8pm)

Receive total healing from God, Thursdays from 6-8pm through Jan. 23

Nona Ward
info@agapesloe.org
Phone: 801-6617

Healing Rooms SLO
950 Laureate Lane
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 24

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

M.L. BURDICK AT THACHER WINERY
Art at Wineries
January 24 (11am-5pm)

Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.

Michelle Thacher
Phone: 237-0087

Thacher Winery
8355 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93346

Cost: Free

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 24 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
January 24 (Noon-5pm)

This exhibit features photographs of the Oceano Dunes taken the past three years, through Feb. 28, Tuesday-Saturday.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http://bobcanepaphotography.com

Olive Tree Fine Arts Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

COLORFUL UMBRELLAS
Create and Learn
January 24 (10am-5pm)

Decorate an umbrella outline and add glue drops of “rain," through Jan. 26

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

WINTER REVUE
Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
WINTER REVUE
Special Events
January 24 (6pm with a 1pm matinee on Saturday)

featuring visual and performing arts from the Paso Robles Youth Art Foundation, Jan. 23-25

Vicki
vicki@pryaf.org
Phone: 238-5825
http://pryaf.org

Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
3201 Spring St.
Atascadero 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
January 24 (9:30 AM)

First class is free; no memberships. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30am through Feb. 21

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

South County Regional Center
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $6 after the first class

Lectures and Learning

SELF STUDY DISCUSSION GROUP
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 24 (6:30-7:30pm)

Based on the Vedic wisdom found to some degree in all cultures, Fridays through March 14

Tony Criscuolo
yogitony@juno.com
Phone: 542-0137

477 Sandercock St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Donations accepted

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 24 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

SIP, SAMPLE, AND SINATRA
Sip, Sample & Sinatra
SIP, SAMPLE, AND SINATRA
January 24

Sip local wines, sample local specialty foods and listen to Stephen McAndrews and Band, Jan. 24 from 6-9pm

Debbie Collins
collins7846@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 441-2654
http://themondayclubslo.org

The Monday Club
1815 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $35 advance, $40 at door

Volunteers

HOSPICE SLO VOLUNTEER TRAINING
January 24 (8:45am-1pm)

Fridays through Feb. 28

Julie Wilson
juliewilson@hospiceslo.org
Phone: 544-2266
http://hospiceslo.org

Hospice of San Luis Obispo
1304 Pacific St.
San Luis Obispo 39401

Cost: $30

Special Events

AVILA BAY ATHLETIC CLUB OPEN HOUSE
OPEN HOUSE
AVILA BAY ATHLETIC CLUB OPEN HOUSE
January 25 (10am-2pm)

The public is invited to the Avila Bay Athletic Club and Spa's annual open house, Jan. 25.

Amy
amy@avilabayclub.com
Phone: 595-7600

Avila Bay Athletic Club and Spa
6699 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

RUBY DRAGON NEW YEAR FESTIVAL
January 25

Tarot, crystal ball gazing, and oracles cards, Jan. 25 from noon-5pm

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

AUDITIONS FOR <em>PROOF</em>
AUDITIONS FOR PROOF
Auditions
January 25 (1-4pm)

SLO Little Theatre is holding auditions for Proof Jan. 25-26; Actors are asked to prepare two contrasting monologues.

SLO Little Theatre
kevinharris@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 781-3889
http://slolittletheatre.org

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Music

LIVE MUSIC SATURDAYS
January 25 (1-4pm)

A variety of acts in a relaxed setting while tasting Broken Earth wines through Feb. 15 at

Chuck Mozena
chuck@brokenearthwinery.com
Phone: 239-2562, ext. 13

Broken Earth Winery
5625 Highway 46 East
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

CAL POLY EARLY MUSIC ENSEMBLE: BACH IN THE MISSION IV
CAL POLY EARLY MUSIC ENSEMBLE: BACH IN THE MISSION IV
January 25 (8pm)

Jan. 25 at

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4849
http://music.calpoly.edu/calendar/

Mission San Luis Obispo
751 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $14 general, $12 seniors and $9 students

SLO BLUES SOCIETY WELCOMES CAROLYN WONDERLAND
SLO Blues Society welcomes Carolyn Wonderland on Saturday January 25, 2014
SLO BLUES SOCIETY WELCOMES CAROLYN WONDERLAND
January 25 (8pm)

The San Luis Obispo Blues Society presents Carolyn Wonderland, Jan. 25.

SLO Blues Society
info@sloblues.org
Phone: 541-7930
http://sloblues.org

SLO Vets Hall
801 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $17-$20

Writers and Literature

CHILDREN'S CREATIVE WRITING BOOK RELEASE PARTY
January 25

Celebrating the release of Dune Forum: Nature is Filled With Children and Animals and Don’t Forget Plants Too, Jan. 25 from 1-3pm

admin@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455
http://dunescenter.org

Guadalupe Nipomo Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe St.
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: Donations accepted

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 25

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

M.L. BURDICK AT THACHER WINERY
Art at Wineries
January 25 (11am-5pm)

Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.

Michelle Thacher
Phone: 237-0087

Thacher Winery
8355 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93346

Cost: Free

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
January 25 (11am-5pm)

New dream drawings and collages by Morro Bay artist Philip Carey on view through March 1.

Leslie Clarke Gray
leslie@deerruncambria.com
Phone: 927-0427
http://deerruncambria.com

Deer Run Art & Artifacts
2024 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

OPEN STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
January 25

For individuals and families to create at their leisure; children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Fridays from 9:30am-4:30pm and Saturdays and Sundays from noon-5pm through March 28.

Terri Kurczewski
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229
http://smartstudioslo.com

Sm(ART) Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 per hour

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 25 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
January 25 (Noon-5pm)

This exhibit features photographs of the Oceano Dunes taken the past three years, through Feb. 28, Tuesday-Saturday.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http://bobcanepaphotography.com

Olive Tree Fine Arts Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

COLORFUL UMBRELLAS
Create and Learn
January 25 (10am-5pm)

Decorate an umbrella outline and add glue drops of “rain," through Jan. 26

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

RAIN STICKS AND WATER TASTING
Create and Learn
January 25 (11am and 1pm)

Make a rain stick and learn the difference between tap, bottled, and distilled water, Jan. 25

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

WINTER REVUE
Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
WINTER REVUE
Special Events
January 25 (6pm with a 1pm matinee on Saturday)

featuring visual and performing arts from the Paso Robles Youth Art Foundation, Jan. 23-25

Vicki
vicki@pryaf.org
Phone: 238-5825
http://pryaf.org

Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
3201 Spring St.
Atascadero 93446

Cost: $5-$10

MONARCH BUTTERFLY PRESENTATION
Special Events
January 25 (2pm)

The Pismo Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove will give an interactive presentation, Jan. 25 at 2pm

Tosha Punches
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: Free with admission

The Outdoors

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
Take Us Home!
FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
January 25 (11am-4pm)

Cats and kittens available for adoption, Saturdays through March 1.

Feline Network
info@felinenetwork.org
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Sports and Wellness

FITNESS FOR GOLF
Overall Fitness for Golf
FITNESS FOR GOLF
Lessons and Classes
January 25 (10am)

Exercises for flexibility, postural alignment, and muscle tone to improve the golf swing, Saturdays through Feb. 22

Tony Criscuolo
yogitony@juno.com
Phone: 542-0137

Laguna Golf Course
11175 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 donation requested

BE HERE NOW:  EMBODIED PRESENCE WITH SOUL MOTION AND IREST YOGA NIDRA
BE HERE NOW: EMBODIED PRESENCE WITH SOUL MOTION AND IREST YOGA NIDRA
Lessons and Classes
January 25 (10am-4pm)

This Jan. 25 and 26 weekend retreat will lead participants through conscious dance and guided meditation

Mary Sage Syverson Sennewald
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center of Avila Beach
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $200

SLO COLOR BLAST FUN RUN
Special Events
January 25

5K fun run/walk, Jan. 25 at 10am (registration begins at 9am) with music, entertainment, food, and prizes. Proceeds go to the Alex Cherry Maier Memorial Fund and Scholarships

http://slocolorblast.com

San Luis Obispo High School
1499 San Luis Dr.
San Luis Obispo , CA

Cost: $25 (children under 5 free)

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 25 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

Volunteers

VOLUNTEER TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOP
January 25

2-part tutor training workshop, Jan. 11 and 25 from 9:00am-3:30pm

Grace Morgan
grace@sloliteracy.org
Phone: 541-4219
http://sloliteracy.com

SLO County Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25 enrollment fee

Stage

AUDITIONS FOR <em>PROOF</em>
AUDITIONS FOR PROOF
Auditions
January 26 (1-4pm)

SLO Little Theatre is holding auditions for Proof Jan. 25-26; Actors are asked to prepare two contrasting monologues.

SLO Little Theatre
kevinharris@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 781-3889
http://slolittletheatre.org

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Music

PAUL WOODRING: FORBES PIPE ORGAN RECITAL
January 26 (3pm)

The Cal Poly University organist returns Jan. 26 for his fourth Forbes Pipe Organ recital, performing selections from Bach’s monumental Clavierübung III.  The Cal Poly Early Music Ensemble sings the original music that inspired the Preludes.

Lisa Woske
lwoske@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4TIX (4849)
http://pacslo.org

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $18-$35

SAN LUIS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
San Luis Chamber Orchestra Winter Concert
SAN LUIS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
January 26

The program includes Palladio by Karl Jenkins, Vivaldi’s Double Cello Concerto, two new works by James Riccardo, and Allegria Winds quintet performing The Chimney King Rene by Milhaud, Jan. 26 at 3pm

San Luis Chamber Orchestra
info@sanluischamberorchestra.org
Phone: 528-7795
http://sanluischamberorchestra.org

Community Presbyterian Church
2250 Yorkshire Dr.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $10 donation

SYMPHONY OF THE VINES PRESENTS HANDEL, HAYDN, MOZART
January 26

with violin soloists Brynne Albanese and Peter Jandula-Hudson, directed by Dr. Greg Magie, Jan. 26 at 3pm

Rena Ferro
imferro@aol.com
Phone: 440-4683

Templeton Performing Arts Center
1200 S. Main St.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $27-$30

Writers and Literature

BOOK SIGNING:  <em>BUILD, DOGS, BUILD:  A TALL TAIL </em>BY JAMES HORVATH
Author, James Horvath
BOOK SIGNING: BUILD, DOGS, BUILD: A TALL TAIL BY JAMES HORVATH
January 26

Jan. 26 from 1-3pm

Coalesce Bookstore
coalescebookstore@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2880
http://coalescebookstore.com

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 26

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

M.L. BURDICK AT THACHER WINERY
Art at Wineries
January 26 (11am-5pm)

Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.

Michelle Thacher
Phone: 237-0087

Thacher Winery
8355 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93346

Cost: Free

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
January 26 (11am-5pm)

New dream drawings and collages by Morro Bay artist Philip Carey on view through March 1.

Leslie Clarke Gray
leslie@deerruncambria.com
Phone: 927-0427
http://deerruncambria.com

Deer Run Art & Artifacts
2024 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

OPEN STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
January 26

For individuals and families to create at their leisure; children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Fridays from 9:30am-4:30pm and Saturdays and Sundays from noon-5pm through March 28.

Terri Kurczewski
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229
http://smartstudioslo.com

Sm(ART) Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 per hour

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 26 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
January 26

Jan. 26 from 11am-1pm

Maureen Halderman
mhalderman@stpatschoolag.com
Phone: 489-1210

St. Patrick Catholic School
900 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

COLORFUL UMBRELLAS
Create and Learn
January 26 (10am-5pm)

Decorate an umbrella outline and add glue drops of “rain," through Jan. 26

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

Sports and Wellness

BE HERE NOW:  EMBODIED PRESENCE WITH SOUL MOTION AND IREST YOGA NIDRA
BE HERE NOW: EMBODIED PRESENCE WITH SOUL MOTION AND IREST YOGA NIDRA
Lessons and Classes
January 26 (10am-4pm)

This Jan. 25 and 26 weekend retreat will lead participants through conscious dance and guided meditation

Mary Sage Syverson Sennewald
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center of Avila Beach
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $200

WOMEN'S CYCLING ASSOCIATION "JOIN THE RIDE TOUR"
WOMEN'S CYCLING ASSOCIATION "JOIN THE RIDE TOUR"
Special Events
January 26 (10am)

The Women's Cycling Association presents their "JoinTheRide Tour" powered by Specialized Lululemon Women's Pro Cycling Team, Jan. 26 at 10am.

Donna Feazell
donna@grunduskigroup.com
Phone: 404-290-1929
http://womenscyclingassociation.com

Art's Cyclery
181 Suburban Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Farmers Market

SLO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Brand New Farmers Market in SLO, every Sunday from 10-2pm
SLO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
January 26

On Sundays at 10am find produce, cheese, local meats, vendors, musical entertainment, and baked goods.

Moez Bensalem
sloccfm@gmail.com
Phone: 439-2250
http://sloccfm.com

Kennedy Club parking lot
3889 Long St. (at Tank Farm Road)
San Luis Obispo 93405

Lectures and Learning

WHAT IS ORGONITE?
Classes
January 26

Jan. 26 from 2-3pm

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 26 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

Music

NEW DUO STEREO STEVE PLAYS SLO
Steve Hilstein & Steve Ambarian
NEW DUO STEREO STEVE PLAYS SLO
January 27 (6:30-9pm)

Steve Hilstein and Steve Ambarian of The Scarlet Furies with guests Amie Richie, Will Johnson, and Trevor McSpadden, Jan. 27.

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

Bon Temps Creole Cafe
1000 Olive St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

TOMMY EMMANUEL
January 27 (7:30)

This Australian cultural icon brings his unique 10-finger playing style to Cohan Center on Jan. 27, performing parts meant for melody, rhythm, bass and drums--all on one guitar.

Lisa Woske
lwoske@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4TIX (4849)
http://pacslo.org

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Cost: $20-$38

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 27

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 27 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

EL CAMINO ART ASSOCIATION GENERAL MEETING
Meetings and Associations
January 27

General meeting and artist demonstration, 4th Mondays. Next meeting Jan. 27 at 1pm

Deborah Smith
tyldeborah.smith@gmail.com
Phone: 235-4244
http://elcaminoartassoc.com

Quarterdeck Restaurant
1500 W Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93434

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
January 27 (9:30 AM)

First class is free; no memberships. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30am through Feb. 21

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

South County Regional Center
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $6 after the first class

AIKIDO IN SAN LUIS OBISPO
Lessons and Classes
January 27 (5:45pm)

Mondays and Wednesdays through Jan. 29.

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $10-15

AMERICAN TRIBAL STYLE BELLY DANCE
AMERICAN TRIBAL STYLE BELLY DANCE
Lessons and Classes
January 27 (6pm)

Mondays through April 28.

Leslie Thompson
ebtasam@aol.com
Phone: 550-6944
http://tribelation.webs.com

Tribe Elation
2324 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $10-15

QIGONG: MEDICAL QIGONG CLASS SERIES WITH NISA KING
QIGONG: MEDICAL QIGONG CLASS SERIES WITH NISA KING
Lessons and Classes
January 27

Mondays from 5:15-6:30pm through Feb. 10

Mary Sage Syverson Sennewald
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center of Avila Beach
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $90

SALSA MONDAYS
Liliana Graham
SALSA MONDAYS
Lessons and Classes
January 27 (Starting at 8:30pm)

through March.

Liliana Graham
liliana_graham@yahoo.com
Phone: 748-4050

Pismo Beach Vets Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5

STRONGER YOGA
Stronger Yoga
STRONGER YOGA
Lessons and Classes
January 27 (5:35-6:35pm)

with instructor Heather Noyes, Mondays and Wednesdays through April 21.

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

San Luis Coastal Adult School
1500 Lizzie St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $76

TRADITIONAL OKINAWA KARATE
Lessons and Classes
January 27

Matsubayashi Shorin-ryu Karate classes, Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30-6pm through March 19.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30/month

Lectures and Learning

ODD FELLOWS SAN LUIS OBISPO
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 27

Prospective members invited to join the organization's dinners on first Mondays at 6pm, through March 17.

Dianne Tuttle
academytravel570@gmail.com
Phone: 602-0193

Odd Fellows
520 Dana St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 27 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
January 27

Open to adult females with a focus on healing from childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault. Group memebers will have the opportunity to support each other, Mondays at 9am through Feb. 3

Krista Stafford
Kstafford@RISEslo.org
Phone: 226-5400

Rise
51 Zaca Lane, Suite 140
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Reconmended donation of $10

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP
January 27 (5-6pm)

Fourth Mondays of the month through March 24.

Sandra Miller
Sandra.miller@dignityhealth.org
Phone: 542-6629
http://frenchmedicalcenter.org

French Hospital Medical Center
1911 Johnson Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Music

JILL KNIGHT WITH DANNY WEIS
JILL KNIGHT
JILL KNIGHT WITH DANNY WEIS
January 28 (6-9pm)

Tuesdays.

Jade
info@wiseowlcambria.com
Phone: 927-8888
http://wiseowlcambria.com

Wise Owl Cambria
2164 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

THE IRISH ROVERS
January 28 (7:30pm)

In this nostalgic and poignant “Farewell Tour,” the Rovers will perform a rollicking mix of their worldwide hits, new favorites, and signature jigs on Jan. 28, in an evening that will have you singing and clapping along.

Lisa Woske
lwoske@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4TIX (4849)
http://pacslo.org

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Cost: $20-$38

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 28

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 28 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
January 28 (Noon-5pm)

This exhibit features photographs of the Oceano Dunes taken the past three years, through Feb. 28, Tuesday-Saturday.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http://bobcanepaphotography.com

Olive Tree Fine Arts Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

AIKIDO - THE PEACEFUL MARTIAL ART FOR CHILDREN
January 28

Children ages 5 to 10 welcome, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5pm through Jan. 30

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

EMPOWERED BIRTH SERIES WITH MARY SAGE SENNEWALD
EMPOWERED BIRTH SERIES WITH MARY SAGE SENNEWALD
January 28

Tuesdays from 6-7:30pm through Jan. 28

Mary Sage Syverson Sennewald
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center of Avila Beach
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $18 for drop-ins; $64 for series

ART ACTIVITY: RAIN GAUGES
Create and Learn
January 28

Build a rain gauge to place in your yard, through Jan. 31 10am-5pm

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

The Outdoors

SOIL FOODWEB TALK
January 28

SLO Permaculture Guild meeting Jan. 28 with speaker Kevin Stitt; potluck at 6pm, talk at 7pm

http://slopermaculture.net

SLO Grange
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo , CA

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO IN MORRO BAY
Lessons and Classes
January 28 (5:15-6:45pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays through Feb. 27.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

GENTLE YOGA
Gentle Yoga
GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
January 28 (9:30-10:45am or 5-6pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays with instructor Heather Noyes, through April 17.

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

Sunnyside Elementary School, Rm. 9
880 Manzanita Dr.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $76

LINE DANCING
Lessons and Classes
January 28 (1-2:30pm)

Beginning classes Tuesdays from 11am-noon; advanced classes Thursdays through Feb. 13

Chris Heinrich
cmlemos@yahoo.com
Phone: 459-8139

South Bay Community Center
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $3

MATSUBAYASHI SHORIN RYU KARATE
Lessons and Classes
January 28 (5:30-7:30pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 4.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Karate-do
1166 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40 per month

Lectures and Learning

FACEBOOK FOR SMALL BUSINESSES: SETUP, STRATEGY, AND SUCCESS
Facebook for Small Business Workshop: Setup, Strategy, and Success
FACEBOOK FOR SMALL BUSINESSES: SETUP, STRATEGY, AND SUCCESS
January 28 (5:45-6:45pm)

This four-week workshop meets Tuesdays from 5:45-6:45pm, through Feb. 11.

Lisa Burger
info@slostartup.com
Phone: 296-1757
http://pasofacebookworkshop.eventzilla.net

Paso Robles Centennial Park
600 Nickerson Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $99 (early bird) or $129

WRITING COURSES AT THE EXPLORATION STATION
WRITING COURSES AT THE EXPLORATION STATION
Classes
January 28 (5:30pm)

with instructor Teri Bayus, Tuesdays at 5:30pm, through Feb. 18

Teri Bayus
livewell@teribayus.com
Phone: 305-0579
http://teribayus.com

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Way
Grover Beach

Cost: $30

CENTRAL COAST QUILTERS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 28

General meeting with a presentation and quilt show by Rana Heredia, Jan. 28 6:30-9pm

Alice Carter
carteralice@charter.net
Phone: 474-4781
http://centralcoastquilters.org

Arroyo Grande Women's Center
211 Vernon Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 28 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

Stage

THE PEKING ACROBATS
The Peking Acrobats
THE PEKING ACROBATS
January 29 (7pm)

A troupe of China’s most gifted tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, cyclists and gymnasts will return to The Clark Center Jan. 29.

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 93420

Cost: $36-$46

Music

DAVID PLUMB
David Plumb
DAVID PLUMB
January 29 (6-9pm)

plays Wednesdays.

Jade
info@wiseowlcambra.com
Phone: 927-8888
http://wiseowlcambria.com

Wise Owl Cambria
2164 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

YIDDISH ART TRIO KLEZMER BAND
January 29 (7pm)

The Yiddish Art Trio features three of the top klezmer musicians in New York today, blending traditional melodies with new compositions, Jan. 29.

Ronald Becker
congregation_cot@yahoo.com
Phone: 466-0329
http://congregationohrtzafon.org

Congregation Ohr Tzafon
2605 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $15

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 29

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

WATNE MVGREGOR: RANDOM DANCE
January 29 (8-10pm)

Jan. 29.

UCSB Arts & Lectures
aandl-info@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://artsandlectures.sa.ucsb.edu/Details.aspx?PerfNum=2727

Granada Theatre
1214 State St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: $20-$48

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
January 29 (6:30pm, 11am, and 4pm)

Workshops led by local artists to create the night's chosen artwork; includes canvas, paints, apron, and first cocktail, Tuesday-Sunday.

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 544-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Granada Hotel and Bistro
1130 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 29 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
January 29 (Noon-5pm)

This exhibit features photographs of the Oceano Dunes taken the past three years, through Feb. 28, Tuesday-Saturday.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http://bobcanepaphotography.com

Olive Tree Fine Arts Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

ART ACTIVITY: RAIN GAUGES
Create and Learn
January 29

Build a rain gauge to place in your yard, through Jan. 31 10am-5pm

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

The Outdoors

PET THERAPY TEAM TRAINING
January 29 (Contact for time)

Make a positive difference in someone's life while bonding with your dog; become a therapy team Wednesdays at 5:30pm, through Feb. 19.

Good Dogma
Gooddogma@hotmail.com
Phone: 528-8383
http://gooddogma.net

Red Barn
2180 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $150

ENVIRONMENTALIST RENDEZVOUS
Show the earth some love
ENVIRONMENTALIST RENDEZVOUS
January 29

The Sierra Club hosts American Biodiesel Club, Cal Poly Green Campus Club, Citizens Climate Lobby, Clean Oceans Competition, SLO Clean Energy, Green Team, and One Cool Earth to discuss their campaigns and future plans, Jan. 29 at 7pm

Joe Morris
dpj1942@earthlink.net
Phone: 549-0355
http://santalucia.sierraclub.org

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
January 29 (9:30 AM)

First class is free; no memberships. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30am through Feb. 21

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

South County Regional Center
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $6 after the first class

AIKIDO IN SAN LUIS OBISPO
Lessons and Classes
January 29 (5:45pm)

Mondays and Wednesdays through Jan. 29.

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $10-15

STRONGER YOGA
Stronger Yoga
STRONGER YOGA
Lessons and Classes
January 29 (5:35-6:35pm)

with instructor Heather Noyes, Mondays and Wednesdays through April 21.

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

San Luis Coastal Adult School
1500 Lizzie St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $76

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
January 29 (Wednesdays at 7:15pm)

with live drumming through March 5.

Bruce Ogilvie
info@highermovement.com
Phone: 305-0172

Central Coast Afro Rhythm and Dance
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93402

Cost: $8

CHAIR YOGA
Lessons and Classes
January 29 (Wednesdays from 9:15-10am)

taught by certified yoga teacher Sigrid Long through March 5.

Sigrid
saintbarnabas@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 234-6951

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
301 Trinity Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $5 suggested donation

ZUMBA AT REV SLO
ZUMBA AT REV SLO
Lessons and Classes
January 29

Wednesdays through Feb. 26 at 6:45pm

Meli
zumbawithmeli@gmail.com
Phone: 786-564-2322
http://zumbawithmeli.com

Rev SLO
755 Alphonso Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

TRADITIONAL OKINAWA KARATE
Lessons and Classes
January 29

Matsubayashi Shorin-ryu Karate classes, Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30-6pm through March 19.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30/month

Lectures and Learning

JOURNEY OF HOPE
Journey of Hope
JOURNEY OF HOPE
January 29 (6-8pm)

A community forum on living mentally well, Jan. 29.

Shannon McOuat
shannon@t-mha.org
Phone: 540-6510
http://t-mha.org

New Life Church
990 James Way
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 29 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

Support Groups

QUIT TOBACCO CLASSES
January 29

Smokers that want to quit are invited to classes meeting Tuesdays from 5:3-7pm, Wednesdays from 4-5pm and 5:30-7pm, and Thursdays from 5:30-7pm, through Feb. 13

Kitty
kfarhar@co.slo.ca.us
Phone: 781-1562

Public Health Dept.
723 Walnut Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Stage

NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS <em>OUR TOWN</em>
Nipomo High School Presents Our Town
NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS OUR TOWN
January 30 (7pm)

Feb. 6-8.

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

Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $8-$12

Music

<em>HEY GOOD LOOKIN’!</em>: A TRIBUTE TO HANK WILLIAMS
Holly Rohner w/ JJ Jackson
HEY GOOD LOOKIN’!: A TRIBUTE TO HANK WILLIAMS
January 30

Local performers pay tribute to Hank Williams, Jan. 30 from 6:30-9:30pm

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
January 30

hosted by the National Morro Bay Estuary Program and open to students in grades 7-12 as well as adults, through Feb. 3

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

601 Embarcadero, Suite 11
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
January 30 (6:30pm, 11am, and 4pm)

Workshops led by local artists to create the night's chosen artwork; includes canvas, paints, apron, and first cocktail, Tuesday-Sunday.

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 544-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Granada Hotel and Bistro
1130 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
January 30 (10am-5pm daily)

including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.

Tom Burgher
tburgher2@gmail.com
Phone: 773-8057
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
January 30 (Noon-5pm)

This exhibit features photographs of the Oceano Dunes taken the past three years, through Feb. 28, Tuesday-Saturday.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http://bobcanepaphotography.com

Olive Tree Fine Arts Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

AIKIDO - THE PEACEFUL MARTIAL ART FOR CHILDREN
January 30

Children ages 5 to 10 welcome, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5pm through Jan. 30

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

ART ACTIVITY: RAIN GAUGES
Create and Learn
January 30

Build a rain gauge to place in your yard, through Jan. 31 10am-5pm

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

Sports and Wellness

LINE DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
January 30 (1-2:30pm)

Intermediate and advanced classes offered Thursdays Dec. 19 through Feb. 14 from

Chris Heinrich
cheinric@ix.netcom.com
Phone: 459-8139

South Bay Community Centre
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos, CA 93402

Cost: $3 donation

AIKIDO IN MORRO BAY
Lessons and Classes
January 30 (5:15-6:45pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays through Feb. 27.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

GENTLE YOGA
Gentle Yoga
GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
January 30 (9:30-10:45am or 5-6pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays with instructor Heather Noyes, through April 17.

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

Sunnyside Elementary School, Rm. 9
880 Manzanita Dr.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $76

2014 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS TAPPING INTO ABUNDANCE WITH NISA KING
2014 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS TAPPING INTO ABUNDANCE WITH NISA KING
Lessons and Classes
January 30

Thursdays from 5:30-7:30pm, Jan. 9 through March 6

Mary Sage Syverson Sennewald
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center of Avila Beach
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $360

LINE DANCING
Lessons and Classes
January 30 (1-2:30pm)

Beginning classes Tuesdays from 11am-noon; advanced classes Thursdays through Feb. 13

Chris Heinrich
cmlemos@yahoo.com
Phone: 459-8139

South Bay Community Center
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $3

MATSUBAYASHI SHORIN RYU KARATE
Lessons and Classes
January 30 (5:30-7:30pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 4.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Karate-do
1166 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40 per month

Lectures and Learning

UNLOCKING THE ENERGY SECRETS OF THE PLANET
Kathleen Krueger
UNLOCKING THE ENERGY SECRETS OF THE PLANET
January 30 (11am-12:30)

At this Cal Poly Science Cafe event, hear about Kathleen Krueger’s research into fungi as a potential biofuel, Jan. 30 from 11am-12:30pm

Karen Lauritsen
klaurits@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-7549
http://lib.calpoly.edu

Data Studio at Kennedy Library
Robert E. Kennedy Library, 2nd Floor Cafe Area 1 Grand Avenue California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

CITIZEN PLANNING ACADEMY
Citizen Planning Academy
CITIZEN PLANNING ACADEMY
Classes
January 30 (6-9pm)

The American Planning Association is hosting a Citizen Planning Academy to help citizens understand local planning, how it impacts our lives, and the land use and resource issues that face our communities, Thursdays through Feb. 27.

Tammy Seale
tseale@pmcworld.com
Phone: 250-7974
http://centralcoastapa.org

Ludwick Center
864 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
January 30 (During open hours)

through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.

Cheri Hess
campfirech@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 773-5126
http://campfirecentralcoast.org

Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 per box

SOUL KITCHEN
January 30

An evening of karaoke with a DJ, wine tasting by Vista Del Rey Vineyards, and foo, Jan. 30 from 6-8pm

Nancy Walker
debi@thewkrc.org
Phone: 434-1800

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
1255 Las Tablas Rd. Suite 102
Templeton 93465

Cost: $20 suggested donation