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February 1

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

Stage

NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS <em>OUR TOWN</em>
Nipomo High School Presents Our Town
NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS OUR TOWN
February 1 (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 1 (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

<em>OTHER DESERT CITIES</em>
OTHER DESERT CITIES
February 1 (7pm)

SLO Little Theatre’s Ubu’s Other Shoe Staged Reading series presents the acclaimed 2012 comedy/drama Other Desert Cities, by Jon Robin Baitz, Jan.31-Feb.1.

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org

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

Cost: $7-$10

Film and TV

BROWN BAG MOVIE NIGHT
February 1 (5:45pm)

Bring dinner to the library for a screening of the film adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Feb. 1.

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Music

LIVE MUSIC SATURDAYS
February 1 (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

SLO SYMPHONY CLASSICS
SLO SYMPHONY CLASSICS
February 1 (from 8-10pm)

Robert Thies, piano, will perform on Feb. 1

Lisa Nauful
lisa@slosymphony.com
Phone: 543-3533
http://slosymphony.com

Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $20-$75

Writers and Literature

STATE OF THE BAY HAIKU CONTEST
Poetry
February 1

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

LXV WINE LOUNGE SHOWCASES THE AWARD-WINNING PHOTOGRAPHY OF BILL SIMA DURING ART AFTER DARK PASO
Art, Wine Tasting, Philanthropy and Fun!
LXV WINE LOUNGE SHOWCASES THE AWARD-WINNING PHOTOGRAPHY OF BILL SIMA DURING ART AFTER DARK PASO
Art at Wineries
February 1 (6-9pm)

Feb. 1.

Christine
info@lxvwine.com
Phone: 296-1902

LXV Wine Lounge
1306-B Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
February 1 (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 1

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 1

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 1 (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 1 (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 1 (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

3RD ANNIVERSARY EVENT
Art Central
3RD ANNIVERSARY EVENT
Special Art Events
February 1 (10am-5pm)

Demonstrations, opportunities to try new products, giveaways, and lots of great deals; all artists welcome Feb. 1 from 10am-5pm.

Etty
artcentralslo@yahoo.com
Phone: 747-4200
http://artcentralslo.wordpress.com

Art Central
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART AFTER DARK: PASO
Special Art Events
February 1

First Saturdays in downtown Paso Robles; Feb. 1 from 6-9pm

Lori Lerian
programs@artsobispo.org
Phone: 544-9251 ext. 14

Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
Take Us Home!
FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
February 1 (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

BEACH CLEAN UP - AVILA BEACH
BEACH CLEAN UP - AVILA BEACH
February 1 (Noon-3pm)

Meet on the lawn in front of the Central Coast Aquarium; buckets, grabbers, and gloves provided, Feb. 1.

Francesca
info@centralcoastaquarium.com
Phone: 595-7280
http://centralcoastaquarium.com

Central Coast Aquarium
50 San Juan St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

SWAP ELFIN FOREST WORK PARTY
February 1 (9am-noon)

Wear sturdy shoes, long pants and sleeves; bring work gloves and a shovel, Feb. 2.

Yolanda
yolanda@elfin-forest.org
Phone: 528-0392
http://elfin-forest.org

El Moro Elfin Forest
North end of 15th St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

FITNESS FOR GOLF
Overall Fitness for Golf
FITNESS FOR GOLF
Lessons and Classes
February 1 (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

ONE-DAY WORKSHOP
ONE-DAY WORKSHOP
Lessons and Classes
February 1

including what happens when spirit meets the physical body for the first time, Feb. 1 from 10am-5pm

Judy Goodman
judykgoodman@aol.com
Phone: 706-689-6328
http://judygoodman.com

Sands Suites
1930 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $175

WORLD BEAT RHYTHMS CLINIC
Lessons and Classes
February 1 (11am)

Ed Roscetti and Maria Martinez present an interactive class featuring drum set and percussion from around the globe; all experience levels welcome, Feb. 1 at 11am.

Steve Hilstein
steve@musicmotive.com
Phone: 543-0377
http://musicmotive.com/happenings-and-events/world-beat-workshop.php

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

Cost: $5 for public, free to Music Motive students

Lectures and Learning

CAL POLY'S VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (VITA)
February 1 (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

GENEALOGY NOW: GROW YOUR FAMILY TREE
February 1 (8am-4pm)

SLO County Genealogy Society hosts a day-long seminar, Feb. 1

Cafi Cohen
cafi.cohen@gmail.com
Phone: 473-4963
http://slocgs.org

SLO United Methodist Church
1515 Fredericks St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $50 for members, $60 for non-members

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
February 1 (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 1

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