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February 2 - February 9

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

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

ORIENTAL MARKET'S 20TH ANNUAL LION DANCE CELEBRATING THE YEAR OF THE HORSE
20th Annual Lion Dance at San Luis Oriental Market
ORIENTAL MARKET'S 20TH ANNUAL LION DANCE CELEBRATING THE YEAR OF THE HORSE
February 2 (11am)

San Luis Oriental Market proudly presents its annual Lion Dance to celebrate the Year of the Horse, Feb. 2.

Bob and Sim
bob@orientalmarket.com
Phone: 544-8599

Oriental Market
1255 Monterey St. Suite C
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Stage

I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES
February 2 (Times vary, see website)

Neil Simon's hit comedy about Herb, a Hollywood scriptwriter whose forgotten past reappears in the form of a teenage daughter, runs through June 22.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

Music

ALISA FINEMAN AND KIMBALL HURD
February 2

appearing in concert Feb. 2 from 1-3pm

Alisa Fineman and Kimball Hurd
Phone: 772-2880

Coalesce Book Store and Chapel
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $15

CEJ ON TOUR WITH DEBUT CD
Cej (pronounced
CEJ ON TOUR WITH DEBUT CD
February 2 (1-4pm)

Feb. 2.

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

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

CHAMBER MUSIC AT THE FELLOWSHIP:JUDY PHILBIN
February 2 (2pm)

Jazz, contemporary, folk, and original works, Feb. 2.

Rebecca Sloan
rlsloan@att.net
Phone: 786-4331
http://uuslo.org

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2201 Lawton Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20 general, $5 student, under 12 free

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
February 2

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

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
February 2 (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

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 2

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

OPEN STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
February 2

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

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 2 (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
February 2 (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

Sports and Wellness

ECSTATIC DANCE SLO
February 2 (10:45am-1pm)

hosts Santa Barbara's DJ Marcelino for a morning of authentic movement in a nonverbal enviroment, Feb. 2.

Ecstatic Dance SLO
123@gmail.com
Phone: 215-4077
http://ecstaticdanceslo.org

Veterans Hall
801 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

Farmers Market

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

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

PENDULUMS AND DOWSING CLASS
February 2 (noon-4pm)

Feb. 2.

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

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

Cost: $20

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
February 2 (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

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. SCHOLARSHIP FUND CHICKEN BARBECUE
February 2

Eat in or take out barbecued chicken, baked beans, potato salad, and garlic bread, Feb. 2 from noon-3pm

Mary Matakovich
mlkfund.org
Phone: 595-2526
http://mlkfund.org

Elks Lodge
222 Elks Lane
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

SLO GRANGE #639 PANCAKE BREAKFAST
February 2 (8-11am)

Pancakes, eggs, bacon, coffee, and juice will be served, Feb. 2.

Shirley Hanrion
shanrion@charter.net
Phone: 541-2386

SLO Grange Hall #639
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

Music

AFRICAN CHILDREN'S CHOIR
February 3 (7pm)

The program features well-loved children's songs, traditional spirituals and gospel favorite, Feb. 3.

Lydia Sherwood
presto.ls@gmail.com
Phone: 489-4608
http://africanchildrenschoir.com

Hillside Church
1935 Newport Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free; donations accepted

KRISTEN BLACK
Kristen Black
KRISTEN BLACK
February 3 (6:30-9pm)

SLO's Kristen Black featured with guests including Nick Motil, Feb 3.

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

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

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
February 3

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

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 3

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
February 3 (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

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
February 3 (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

AMERICAN TRIBAL STYLE BELLY DANCE
AMERICAN TRIBAL STYLE BELLY DANCE
Lessons and Classes
February 3 (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
February 3

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
February 3 (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
February 3 (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
February 3

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
February 3

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
February 3 (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
February 3

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

Special Events

LOS OSOS FLOW
February 4 (6-8pm)

Los Osos water rate increases to be discussed at the Golden State's water meeting, Feb. 4 at 6pm.

Al Barrow
a.barrow@charter.net
Phone: 534-0800
http://losososflow.net

South Bay Community Center
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Music

JILL KNIGHT WITH DANNY WEIS
JILL KNIGHT
JILL KNIGHT WITH DANNY WEIS
February 4 (6-9pm)

Tuesdays.

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

Wise Owl Cambria
2164 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

Art

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 4

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 4 (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
February 4 (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
February 4 (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

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Get Fit
February 4 (5-6pm)

Children ages 5 to 10 welcome, Tuesdays and Thursdays through April 3.

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

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO IN MORRO BAY
Lessons and Classes
February 4 (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

BACHATA TUESDAYS
Liliana Graham
BACHATA TUESDAYS
Lessons and Classes
February 4 (8pm)

through March 4.

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

San Luis Obispo Vets Hall
801 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $5

GENTLE YOGA
Gentle Yoga
GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
February 4 (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
February 4 (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
February 4 (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

LADIES GOLF CLINIC
Lessons and Classes
February 4 (11am-noon)

Tuesdays through March 11.

Bob Shirey, PGA
bob_shirey@yahoo.com
Phone: 286-2590

Hunter Ranch Golf Course
4140 East Hwy 46
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $150

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
February 4 (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

SLOW MONEY SLO 2014 KICKOFF MEETING
February 4 (6pm)

Learn about supporting local food and farm businesses with your expertise or financing, Feb. 4.

Jeff Wade
jeff@slomoneyslo.com
Phone: 300-2805
http://slowmoneyslo.org

SLO Grange
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

WRITING COURSES AT THE EXPLORATION STATION
WRITING COURSES AT THE EXPLORATION STATION
Classes
February 4 (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

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
February 4 (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

QUOTA'S SWEETHEART FASHION SHOW AND DINNER
February 4 (5:30pm)

Quota of SLO will be hosting a Sweetheart Fashion Show and dinner, Feb. 4.

Laura
laura.butler@att.net
Phone: 234-6444
http://quotaslo.org

Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $45

Volunteers

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
Volunteers from all walks of life join homeowners on their roof to learn about and build solar arrays.
GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
February 4

Call for volunteers and job trainees who would like to install solar electric systems for low income families throughout the Central Coast. Orientations held Feb. 28.

Peter Schaab
volunteercc@gridalternatives.org
Phone: 351-3344
http://gridalternatives.org/centralcoast

GRID Alternatives Central Coast Office
2900 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Stage

AUDITIONS FOR <em>PSYCHOPATHIA SEXUALIS</em>
AUDITIONS FOR PSYCHOPATHIA SEXUALIS
Auditions
February 5

SLO Little Theatre will hold auditions for a staged reading of Psychopathia Sexualis by John Patrick Shanley, Feb. 5 at 6:30pm; actors will be asked to read from the script.

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

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

Film and TV

SLO LIBRARY "WATCH A GREAT BOOK"
February 5

A series featuring films adapted from great books, Wednesdays at 5:30pm including: April 2: Moneyball.

Steve Kinsey
skinsey@slolibrary.org
Phone: 781-1215
http://slolibrary.org

San Luis Obispo Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Music

DAVID PLUMB
David Plumb
DAVID PLUMB
February 5 (6-9pm)

plays Wednesdays.

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

Wise Owl Cambria
2164 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

JEFF AND ANNE BARNHART: THE IVORY AND GOLD RAGTIME SHOW
February 5

Feb. 5 from 7-9pm

Randy Harris
slorandy@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 439-2015

House of Judy and Randy Harris
1667 Quail Dr.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $15 suggested donation

Writers and Literature

SIGNING FOR AVILA BEACH AND PISMO BEACH BOOKS
Moose Lodge Pismo Beach rock fireplace
SIGNING FOR AVILA BEACH AND PISMO BEACH BOOKS
February 5

Authors Effie McDermott, Pete Kelley, Terry J. San Filippo, and Jack San Filippo, authors of Images of America: Pismo Beach and Images of America: Avila Beach, will sign Feb. 5 from 7-9pm

Effie McDermott
emcdermo@kcbx.net
Phone: 773-4854
http://facebook.com/pismobeachhistorybook

Pismo Beach Moose Lodge
180 Main St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Art

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 5

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 5 (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
February 5 (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
February 5 (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

The Outdoors

PET THERAPY TEAM TRAINING
February 5 (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

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
February 5 (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

STRONGER YOGA
Stronger Yoga
STRONGER YOGA
Lessons and Classes
February 5 (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
February 5 (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
February 5 (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
February 5

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
February 5

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

SAN LUIS OBISPO NEWCOMERS CLUB
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
February 5

Monthly luncheons and other activities for those new in town, newly retired, or seeking new friendships; next meeting Feb. 5 at 11am

SLO Newcomers
slonewcomers@gmail.com
Phone: 354-1379
http://slonewcomers.org

Hoppe's
78 N Ocean Ave.
Cayucos 93430

Cost: $20

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
February 5 (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
February 5

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

Volunteers

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
Volunteers from all walks of life join homeowners on their roof to learn about and build solar arrays.
GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
February 5

Call for volunteers and job trainees who would like to install solar electric systems for low income families throughout the Central Coast. Orientations held Feb. 28.

Peter Schaab
volunteercc@gridalternatives.org
Phone: 351-3344
http://gridalternatives.org/centralcoast

GRID Alternatives Central Coast Office
2900 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Stage

NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS <em>OUR TOWN</em>
Nipomo High School Presents Our Town
NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS OUR TOWN
February 6 (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

CELTIC NIGHTS
February 6 (7pm)

featuring the finest voices of the Celtic world showcased against a backdrop of dancing and musicianship, plays Feb. 6

Jamie Mariviglia
jamie@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

The Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $35-$46

JOHN BATDORF CELEBRATES “SOUNDTRAX 2 RECOVERY”
John Batdorf
JOHN BATDORF CELEBRATES “SOUNDTRAX 2 RECOVERY”
February 6 (6:30-9:30pm)

John Batdorf featured Feb. 6.

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

PALE HORSE
February 6 (6:30pm)

"Read Together," a community reading experience presents: Agatha Christie’s Pale Horse. All voices are welcome, Feb. 6.

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

POETRY OUT LOUD
Poetry
February 6 (7-9pm)

Students from area high schools compete in this countywide poetry recitation competition to go on to the state level, Feb. 6.

Phone: 544-9251
http://artsobispo.org

San Luis Coastal Adult School
1500 Lizzie St., Rm J2
San Luis Obispo , CA

Cost: Free

Art

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 6

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 6 (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
February 6 (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
February 6 (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

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Get Fit
February 6 (5-6pm)

Children ages 5 to 10 welcome, Tuesdays and Thursdays through April 3.

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

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

Sports and Wellness

LINE DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
February 6 (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
February 6 (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
February 6 (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
February 6

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
February 6 (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
February 6 (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

"WHAT HAPPENS IN THE ARCTIC DOESN'T STAY IN THE ARCTIC"
February 6

Heidi Harmon and Sharon Rippner, local advocates with 350.org, discuss the science behind climate change, Feb. 6 from 7-9pm

Elie Axelroth
social-action@cbdslo.org
Phone: 544-1040

Congregation Beth David
10180 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

CITIZEN PLANNING ACADEMY
Citizen Planning Academy
CITIZEN PLANNING ACADEMY
Classes
February 6 (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
February 6 (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

WILSHIRE HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING
WILSHIRE HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING
February 6

20 hour volunteer training program begins Feb. 6 from 1-5pm

Steve Willey
swilley@wilshirehcs.org
Phone: 782-8608
http://wilshirehcs.org

Wilshire Health and Community Services
277 South St., Ste. R
San Luis Obispo 93401

Stage

NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS <em>OUR TOWN</em>
Nipomo High School Presents Our Town
NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS OUR TOWN
February 7 (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

I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES
February 7 (Times vary, see website)

Neil Simon's hit comedy about Herb, a Hollywood scriptwriter whose forgotten past reappears in the form of a teenage daughter, runs through June 22.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

Music

BROWN BAG CONCERT
SLO First Pres
BROWN BAG CONCERT
February 7

The Mudskippers play Feb. 7 at noon; doors open at 11:45

Mike Suddarth
fmsuddarth@charter.net
Phone: 543-3070

First Presbyterian Church
951 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

CONVERSATIONS WITH CAL POLY AUTHORS: JODY LISBERGER WITH DEBRA VALENCIA-LAVER
February 7 (10-11:30am)

Discussion of Jody Lisberger’s book Remember Love, Feb. 7.

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

Robert E. Kennedy Library, Rm. 111H
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Art

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 7

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

MARK GVAZDINSKAS PHOTOGRAPHS
The Rock
MARK GVAZDINSKAS PHOTOGRAPHS
Artists
February 7 (During open hours)

Local landscape and SLO Brew House photographer Mark Gvazdinskas shows his work through Feb. 28.

Mark Gvazdinskas
markg@silentgphotography.com
Phone: 217-622-4050
http://silentgphotography.com

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 7 (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

BEGINNING DRAWING 2: THE DRAWING STUDIO
Beginning Drawing 2: The Drawing Studio
BEGINNING DRAWING 2: THE DRAWING STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
February 7 (9:30am-12:30pm)

Get individual attention for drawing skills in a studio format, Feb. 7 through March 14.

Larry Le Brane
larron4@charter.net
Phone: 546-3132
http://communityprograms.net

Cuesta College
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $118 for 6 weeks

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
February 7 (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

ALMOND COUNTRY QUILTERS GUILD MEETING
Meetings and Associations
February 7

Fabric artist and quilt teacher Marjan Kluepfel will present a trunk show of her work, Feb. 7 at 6:30pm

Jenny Phipps
jphipps78@gmail.com
Phone: 461-1266
http://almondcountryquilters.org

Trinity Lutheran Church
940 Creston Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
February 7 (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

4TH ANNUAL VALENTINE'S EVENT AT PICKING DAISES
Special Art Events
February 7 (6-9pm)

Feb. 7.

Kay
contact@pickingdaisesinslo.com
Phone: 783-2434
http://pickingdaisesinslo.com

Picking Daises
570 Higuera St. #120
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

PROJECT OF LIGHT CLINIC
February 7

Feb. 7 from 11am-2pm

Wendy McKenna
wendy@globalalliance.ws
Phone: 438-4347
http://globalalliance.ws

Santa Margarita Community Hall
Corner of Murphy and I St.
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Free

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
February 7 (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

GOD AND VIOLENCE LECTURE
John Dominic Crossan will discuss God and Violence February 7 & 8 at Mount Carmel Lutheran Church in SLO.
GOD AND VIOLENCE LECTURE
February 7

Theologian John Dominic Crossan presents this 3-lecture series Feb. 7 at 7pm and Feb. 8 from 9:30am-12:30pm

Susan Arnold
jdclectures2014@gmail.com
Phone: 550-2907

Mt Carmel Lutheran Church
1701 Fredericks
San Luis Obispo 09401

Cost: $45 including food

SELF STUDY DISCUSSION GROUP
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
February 7 (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
February 7 (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

AVILA BEACH SPAGHETTI DINNER AND BINGO NIGHT
February 7 (6-9pm)

Feb. 7.

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $10 for adults; $5 for children 10 and under

Support Groups

NAR-ANON SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS OF DRUG ADDICTS
February 7

Fridays from noon-1pm through March 28.

Nar-Anon
Phone: (800) 477-6291
http://nar-anon.org

Church of Our Redeemer
4500 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Volunteers

HOSPICE SLO VOLUNTEER TRAINING
February 7 (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

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
Volunteers from all walks of life join homeowners on their roof to learn about and build solar arrays.
GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
February 7

Call for volunteers and job trainees who would like to install solar electric systems for low income families throughout the Central Coast. Orientations held Feb. 28.

Peter Schaab
volunteercc@gridalternatives.org
Phone: 351-3344
http://gridalternatives.org/centralcoast

GRID Alternatives Central Coast Office
2900 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Special Events

BOOK SALE
February 8 (9am-2pm)

Bring your own bags, Feb. 8.

Dianna Curtis
dianna@slowhiz.com
Phone: 466-3997

Book House
6907 Atascadero Ave.
Atascadero 93422

CAL POLY MUSTANG BALL DANCESPORT COMPETITION
Featured Showcase Couple Vitalii Proskurin & Zhenya Shatilova
CAL POLY MUSTANG BALL DANCESPORT COMPETITION
February 8 (11am-11pm)

Over 200 dancers will compete in ballroom, latin, and swing dance at the 7th Annual Mustang Ball Ballroom and Latin Dance competition, Feb. 8.

Ali Hammond
info@cpdst.org
Phone: 242-3262
http://mustangball.com

Chumash Auditorium
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $7

CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION
February 8 (3pm)

Volumes of Pleasure Bookshoppe holds their 11th Chinese New Year’s celebration. The Cal Poly Lion Dance Team will ring in the Year of the Wood Horse, Feb. 8.

Carroll Leslie
ahernchristine9@gmail.com
Phone: 528-5565

Volumes of Pleasure Bookshoppe
1016 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

MINI BOOK SALE
February 8 (9am-2pm)

The Friend of Los Osos Library will have a “mini” book sale Feb. 8 (weather permitting).

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

PISMO BEACH FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE
February 8 (6-8:30pm)

Event will be held Feb. 8 from 6-8:30pm; pre-registration required by Jan. 31.

Colleen Ghiglia
ccghilia@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7063

Pismo Beach Veterans' Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $25 per couple

Stage

NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS <em>OUR TOWN</em>
Nipomo High School Presents Our Town
NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS OUR TOWN
February 8 (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

I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES
February 8 (Times vary, see website)

Neil Simon's hit comedy about Herb, a Hollywood scriptwriter whose forgotten past reappears in the form of a teenage daughter, runs through June 22.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

MOSCOW FESTIVAL BALLET: GISELLE
February 8 (8pm)

The Moscow Festival Ballet performs Giselle on Feb. 8.

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

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $35-$66

Music

LIVE MUSIC SATURDAYS
February 8 (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

50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES
Beatle's 50th Anniversary Celebration featuring Unfinished Business
50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES
February 8 (8pm)

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles' first U.S. appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show with Unfinished Business and special guests, Feb. 8.

Ed Miller
unfinishedbusiness@charter.net
Phone: 431-3067
http://unfinished-business.org

Mongo's Saloon
359 W. Grand Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: $5

CAL POLY "NIGHT AT THE MISSION" CHAMBER CONCERT
Cal Poly Brass Ensemble
CAL POLY "NIGHT AT THE MISSION" CHAMBER CONCERT
February 8 (8pm)

Feb. 8.

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2406
http://music.calpoly.edu/calendar

Mission San Luis Obispo
751 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $12 general, $9 seniors and students

JACOB JEFFRIES BRINGS BAND TO PASO
Jacob Jeffries
JACOB JEFFRIES BRINGS BAND TO PASO
February 8 (1-4)

with special guests Holly Ann Phillips, Ynana Rose, Rebecca Parks, and father-daughter duo Tom Carvey and Sarah Johnson, Feb. 8.

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

Vines on the Marycrest
5076 Mustard Creek Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

TRAVIS LARSON GUITAR CLINIC
TRAVIS LARSON GUITAR CLINIC
February 8 (1pm)

with Jennifer Young, Feb. 8.

Steve Hilstein
steve@musicmotive.com
Phone: 543-0377
http://musicmotive.com

Music Motive
3440 S. Higuera St. #130
San Luis Obispo 93406

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

STORYTELLING: THE WRITER'S QUEST
Mary Ann Fraser - Author
STORYTELLING: THE WRITER'S QUEST
February 8 (1-4pm)

Mary Ann Fraser, author and illustrator of over 60 books for children, hosts this workshop Feb. 8.

Sidonie Wiedenkeller
http://scbwicencal.org

SLOMA
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $50

Art

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
February 8 (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

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 8

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

OPEN STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
February 8

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

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 8 (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

FABRIC GREETING CARD WORKSHOP
Classes and Workshops
February 8

Feb. 8 from 9am-1pm

L. Ortiz
lortiz@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

San Luis Coastal Adult School
1500 Lizzie St., Rm K1
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Cost: $20

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
February 8 (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
February 8 (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

4TH ANNUAL VALENTINE'S EVENT AT PICKING DAISES
Special Art Events
February 8 (6-9pm)

Feb. 7.

Kay
contact@pickingdaisesinslo.com
Phone: 783-2434
http://pickingdaisesinslo.com

Picking Daises
570 Higuera St. #120
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART OPEN HOUSE
Special Art Events
February 8 (6-9pm)

Heartwork City and Soul presents an evening of creativity, wine, and mixed media, Feb. 8.

Natalie
denise@heartworkandsoul.com
Phone: 464-0129
http://heartworkandsoul.com

The Spa Central Coast
6105 El Camino Real
Atascaero 93422

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

VALENTINE ACCORDION BOOK CLASS FOR KIDS
Cover of one of Beryl Reichenberg's children's books, Butterfly Girls
VALENTINE ACCORDION BOOK CLASS FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
February 8 (2-3pm)

Children's book author and fiber artist Beryl Reichenberg will teach a class on making a folded book, Feb. 8.

Studios on the Park
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5

The Outdoors

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
Take Us Home!
FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
February 8 (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

HUELL HOWSER MEMORIAL HIKE
February 8

Join the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center as we remember Huell Howser and learn about the flora and fauna of the dunes, Feb. 8 from 10am-noon

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

Oso Flaco Lake State Park
2340 Oso Flaco Lake Rd.
Nipomo, CA 93444

Cost: Donations appreciated

WINES OF THE TIMES: SUSTAINABLE VINTNERS
WINES OF THE TIMES: SUSTAINABLE VINTNERS
February 8

Discover Sustainability In Practice (or SIP) Certification and how it addresses issues like water quality, soil conservation, and energy efficiency, Feb. 8 from 1-3pm

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400 x304

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members

Sports and Wellness

FITNESS FOR GOLF
Overall Fitness for Golf
FITNESS FOR GOLF
Lessons and Classes
February 8 (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

Lectures and Learning

CAL POLY'S VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (VITA)
February 8 (10:30am-2pm)

The IRS sanctioned VITA program, open to those making less than $50,000 per year, every Saturday through March 15.

Janice Carr
jcarr@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2667
http://vita.calpoly.edu

Cal Poly's Orfalea College of Business
1 Grand Ave. Bldg. 03, Third Floor
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
February 8 (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

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
Volunteers from all walks of life join homeowners on their roof to learn about and build solar arrays.
GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY
February 8

Call for volunteers and job trainees who would like to install solar electric systems for low income families throughout the Central Coast. Orientations held Feb. 28.

Peter Schaab
volunteercc@gridalternatives.org
Phone: 351-3344
http://gridalternatives.org/centralcoast

GRID Alternatives Central Coast Office
2900 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Stage

I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES
February 9 (Times vary, see website)

Neil Simon's hit comedy about Herb, a Hollywood scriptwriter whose forgotten past reappears in the form of a teenage daughter, runs through June 22.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

Music

JOSHUA BELL
February 9 (7pm)

The “poet of the violin” performs a recital with Sam Haywood on Feb. 9.  Pre-show lecture scheduled at 6 pm in the Performing Arts Center's Philips Recital Hall.

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

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

Cost: $40-$90

SAN LUIS OBISPO WIND ORCHESTRA CHAMBER ENSEMBLES TO PERFORM IN CONCERT
SLO Winds Chamber Ensemble
SAN LUIS OBISPO WIND ORCHESTRA CHAMBER ENSEMBLES TO PERFORM IN CONCERT
February 9 (3pm)

With music for woodwind quintet, clarinet choir, horn quintet, and others, Feb. 9.

Shannon McNeely
publicity@slowinds.org
Phone: 456-3333
http://slowinds.org

Community Presbyterian Church of Cambria
2250 Yorkshire Dr.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $10-$15

THAT'S AMORÉ: <em>MY HEART BELONGS TO BROADWAY</em>
THAT'S AMORÉ: MY HEART BELONGS TO BROADWAY
February 9 (2pm)

Broadway's best-loved ensembles featuring an acclaimed quartet of singers with pianist Linda Zoolalian, Feb. 9.

Brian Asher Alhadeff
operaslo@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 541-5369
http://operaslo.org

The Lido at Dolphin Bay
2727 Shell Beach Rd.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $65

THE PINE HEARTS
The Pine Hearts
THE PINE HEARTS
February 9 (1-4pm)

Feb. 9.

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

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

SECOND SUNDAY AT SEVEN
Poetry
February 9 (7pm)

Carol McPhee and Bonnie Young will read with an open reading to follow, Feb. 9.

Coalesce Bookstore
Coalesce Bookstore@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2880

Coalesce Bookstore Chapel
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
February 9 (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

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 9

Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm

Gregory Acampora
gregory.acampora@aol.com
Phone: 314-6708
http://theseasidegallery.com

Seaside Gallery
580 Cypress St.
Pismo Beach 93449

OPEN STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
February 9

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

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 9 (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
February 9 (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

Sports and Wellness

CREATIVE HEALING
CREATIVE HEALING
February 9 (10am - 5pm)

Access your inner healing self, Feb. 9 from 10am-5pm

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

The Green Lotus Center
550 Morro Bay Blvd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $95

Farmers Market

SLO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Brand New Farmers Market in SLO, every Sunday from 10-2pm
SLO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
February 9

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

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
February 9 (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