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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.
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
Lectures and Learning
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
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.
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 24 (11am-5pm)
Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.
January 24 (10am-5pm daily)
including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.
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.
Create and Learn
January 24 (10am-5pm)
Decorate an umbrella outline and add glue drops of “rain," through Jan. 26
Cost: Free with admission
January 24 (6pm with a 1pm matinee on Saturday)
featuring visual and performing arts from the Paso Robles Youth Art Foundation, Jan. 23-25
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
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
Cost: Donations accepted
January 24 (During open hours)
through Feb. 19 in local stores and neighborhoods.
Cost: $5 per box
Sip local wines, sample local specialty foods and listen to Stephen McAndrews and Band, Jan. 24 from 6-9pm
Cost: $35 advance, $40 at door
A former SLO inmate draws on real-life experiences for his role in the Web series 'Solitary' Empower Santa Barbara County expands to include all of the Central Coast Political Watch 7/17/14 Community Notebook 7/17-7/24/14 Community Corner: Tranz Central Coast organizes a forum on transgender surgery Strawberries continue to reign supreme in Santa Barbara County San Luis Obispo County Assistant District Attorney Tim Covello resigns, comes to Santa Barbara County