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January 30

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. Closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.

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

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