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February 1

Film and TV

FILM AND TV  ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
FILM AND TV ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
(Times vary)

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.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

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