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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.
LIVE MUSIC WITH TIM JACKSON AND GUEST APPEARANCES BY DAVE MILLER
Jackson performs folk and blues every Sat. evening and hosts an open jam session every Thurs. at
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
is a venue that nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing bold thinkers, emerging and established artists, and creative professionals to campus. Receptions are held the day a new exhibit is installed.
A historic living museum of a Victorian home circa 1880 with original furnishings and ongoing events. Tour the historic and elegant Victorian Jack House for $2.
SLO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
(10am to 2pm)
On Sun. find produce, fish, local meats, vendors, musical entertainment, and baked goods.
Writers and Literature
January 5 (7pm)
Ray Clark Dickson, the first Poet Laureate for San Luis Obispo, will be the featured reader along with Phil Taggart of Ventura at the Nautical Bean on Jan. 5.
Special Art Events
January 5 (5pm-8pm)
A year-round event, First Saturdays: Wine and the Arts is held every month in downtown Paso Robles. Tasting rooms, galleries and other venues display the work of local artists, feature performances and offer regional wine in this fun, free, self-guided tour—an unbeatable combination! First Saturdays: Wine and the Arts is a program of ARTS Obispo. Jan. 5.
SMALL WILDERNESS AREA PRESERVATION (SWAP) WORK PARTY
January 5 (9am-12pm)
Volunteers are needed to help with weed and erosion control on the first Sat. of each month.
Sports and Wellness
BHAKTI YOGA WORKSHOP WITH PALAKA DAS
Lessons and Classes
January 5 (1pm)
Come to the Bhakti Yoga Workshop on Jan. 5 from 1-3pm. Join us for an opportunity to cultivate an understanding of the practice and principles of Devotion to the Divine, one of the most powerful processes of Self-Realization. Learn to apply these basic principles of devotion in your daily life to achieve more consciousness in all your activities leading to greater health, vitality and harmony within and without. Jan. 5.
January 5 (11am-4pm)
take place every Saturday. Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered, tested and vaccinated prior to adoption. A free vet examination is included.
Cost: Adoption fees are $60 for one or $80 for two
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