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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 27 (7-9pm)
through Feb. 28. Do you love to dance? Join other social dancers every Friday night to dance ballroom, swing, line dance, free style, and mixers to DJ tunes. Requests welcome. This is a no-alcohol event.
Cost: $95 for 10 admissions
January 27 (Fri. and Sat.: 2pm; Sat. and Sun.: 7pm)
Presented by SLO Little Theatre’s Academy of Creative Theatre, through Jan. 29.
AMY OBENSKI AT TIN CITY CIDER
January 27 (6pm)
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 27 (5:30-8pm)
Local artist Laura Cherry demonstrates how to create a beautiful seascape, Jan. 27. $40 includes all materials and instruction, a glass of wine, and nibbles. Reservations required, space is limited.
January 27 (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.
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.
Special Art Events
January 27 (All day)
Featuring portraits of fierce and strong athletic woman, through March 31.
through March 18. Babies crawling and beginning to walk will practice rolling, crawling, balancing, climbing, and more in a playful, social environment. Caregivers and baby will enjoy bonding through activities. Fridays 9:30-10:15am and Saturdays 12:15-1pm.
Cost: Call for pricing
SLO CHILDREN'S MUSEUM STUDIO PROJECT: BIRD FEEDER
January 27 (10am-5pm)
Make a simple bird feeder to hang in your yard to feed hungry birds. Jan. 24 through 31.
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
January 27 (2-4pm)
Brash adventurer Peter Quill discovers the true power of an orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos. He must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand, with the galaxy's fate in the balance. Jan. 27.
Sports and Wellness
SELF DEFENSE INTRO FOR WOMEN
Lessons and Classes
January 27 (5:30-9pm)
Jan. 27. This class is for women who want to learn simple but powerful defenses for common standing attacks. Techniques are from the nationally acclaimed Model Mugging program and can be used by women of all shapes and sizes. The instructor is Mary Tesoro.
Lectures and Learning
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
January 27 (noon-1pm)
MCSC welcomes guest speaker Brent Christensen. Brent is the founder and CEO of Christensen Advisory. Brent will share proven tips/strategies on how to set measurable business goals that will take you from where you are now, to where you want to be. Jan. 27.
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