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They should allow very limited cultivation.
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It's legal! Get over it and stop picking on Cal Valley!

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February 18

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

Special Events

NEW YEAR, NEW YOU CONTEST
February 18

through Feb. 28. A fabulous makeover contest for two deserving winners.  Participants have a chance to nominate someone special in their community who deserves to be pampered.

Ariel Shannnon
ariel@bluebirdsalon.com
Phone: 440-9470

Bluebird Salon
742 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

ANNUAL AVILA BEACH BIRD SANCTUARY AND WILDLIFE DAY
February 18 (10am-noon)

Feb. 18. See live presentations of rescued animal ambassadors from Pacific Wildlife Care and Willow Tree Wildlife. Kids can win prizes and there is a bird walk. For all ages.

Katie Sturtevant
sturt.events.co@gmail.com
Phone: 704-0290
http://visitavilabeach.com

Avila Beach Community Center & Healing Garden
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

Yin Yang Dance With The Half Moon
Yin Yang Dance With The Half Moon
February 18

Come dance in your own expression and explore the water bearer in you, Feb. 18.

Molly McCabe
holisticmovementcenter@hotmail.com
Phone: (707) 266-8945
http://holisticmovementcenter@hotmail.com

Holistic Movement Center
845 Napa Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $10

EXPERIENCE KUKKULA
EXPERIENCE KUKKULA
Winery Events
February 18 (9am)

Join owner/winemaker, Kevin, for a hike through his hillside vineyard located in the Adelaida District of West Paso Robles. You will capture the sweeping views of the organically dry-farmed ranch. Feb. 18.

kj@kukkulawine.com
Phone: 227-0111
http://kukkulawine.com

Kukkula
9515 Chimney Rock Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $40 per person

Stage

<em>GUYS AND DOLLS</em>
GUYS AND DOLLS
February 18 (Thurs.-Sat.: 7pm; Sat. and Sun.: 2pm)

A couple of big-city gamblers run amok in depression-era Times Square, Feb. 17 through March 12.

SLO Little Theatre
boxoffice@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org/shows/guys-dolls/

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

Cost: $35-$75

ON GOLDEN POND
February 18 (Fri/.Sat./Sun.: 7pm; Sun.: 3pm)

The heartwarming story of Norman and Ethel Thayer, married for many years, who must now face growing older together. Directed by Gene Strohl, with Tom Ammon and Toni Young, through March 5.

ajschwaber1@aol.com
Phone: 776-3287
http://bytheseaproductions.org

By The Sea Productions
545 Shasta Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $20

Film and TV

Free Movie Screening
February 18 (1-3pm)

Writer/Director Michael Crichton has concocted a futuristic remote resort island where one can indulge in one's wildest fantasies. But the "nerve center" of Westworld has technical glitches: the human staff is dead and robots are running amok. Call for title. Feb. 18.

Margaret Kensinger-Klopfer
mkensingerklopfer@slolibrary.org
Phone: 781-4796
http://slolibrary.org

San Miguel Library
254 - 13th St.
San Miguel 93451

Cost: Free

Music

DARLENE LOVE LIVE
February 18 (8pm)

Feb. 18.

cparts@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-6556
http://calpolyarts.org

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93407

Cost: $28.80-$66

DIRTY CELLO LIVE
Dirty Cello band
DIRTY CELLO LIVE
February 18 (8pm)

From China to Italy, and all over the U.S., Dirty Cello brings the world a high energy and unique spin on blues and bluegrass. Led by vivacious cross-over cellist, Rebecca Roudman, Dirty Cello is cello like you never heard before. Feb. 18.

D'Anbino Vineyards and Cellars
info@danbino.com
Phone: 227-6800
http://danbino.com

D'Anbino Vineyards and Cellars
710 Pine St.
Paso Rpbles 93446

Cost: $10

NEPTUNE REEDS IN CONCERT
February 18 (7pm)

Feb. 18. A woodwind group featuring members of the San Luis Obispo Symphony.

Phone: 467-0014
http://villasanjuliette.com

Villa San-Juliette Vinyard and Winery
6385 Cross Canyons Rd.
San Miguel , CA 93451

Cost: $30-$40

PAM TILLIS IN CONCERT
February 18 (8pm)

Feb. 18.

boxoffice@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center for the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande , CA 93420

Cost: $39-$60

Art

THE MIXED MEDIA ARTWORK OF ERIN PERRY
Great Deliverance - Mixed Media
THE MIXED MEDIA ARTWORK OF ERIN PERRY
Artists
February 18

Erin Perry is an altered book, collage, and mixed media artist. Her work will be up through Feb. 28.

Cambria Library
ocstaff@slolibrary.org
Phone: 927-4336
http://slolibrary.org

Cambria Library
1043 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

Double Wire Wrapped Seaglass
Double Wire Wrapped Seaglass
Double Wire Wrapped Seaglass
Classes and Workshops
February 18 (10am-noon)

Led by Joan Fee, Feb. 18. Seaglass provided or you can bring your own.

Art Center Morro Bay
artcenter.morrobay@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2504
http://artentermorrobay.org

Art Center Morro Bay
835 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $45-$55

MAKE A FABULOUS MOSAIC FISH
Mosaic Fish
MAKE A FABULOUS MOSAIC FISH
Classes and Workshops
February 18 (10am-4pm)

Feb.18. Taught by mosaic artist Heidi Borchers. Heidi's Mosaic Studio has thousands of glass/ceramic tiles, handmade ceramic pieces, wood bases, amazing samples, and more.

Heidi Borchers
heidi@heidiborchers.com
Phone: 748-1102
http://heidiborchers.com

Heidi Borchers Mosaic Studio
1299 Nipomo Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $75

SUCCULENT PAINTINGS
Succulents by Mary McCrea
SUCCULENT PAINTINGS
Galleries
February 18 (Noon-5pm)

Succulent Paintings in acrylic by Mary McCrea, on display through Feb. 26.

Linda Lewis
lindalewisjewelry@gmail.com
Phone: 544-1036
http://sayvacreativegallerycom

Sayva Creative Gallery
65 Landing Passage
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

SWEET ART INVITATIONAL
Sweet Art Invitational
SWEET ART INVITATIONAL
Galleries
February 18 (Noon-4pm)

This special month long exhibition showcases original artworks inspired by the appetite’s objects of affection, through Feb. 26.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

MASQUERADE EXHIBIT
Paso Robles Art Association - February Show
MASQUERADE EXHIBIT
Galleries
February 18 (5-7pm)

Feb. 2 through 27.

Deprise Brescia
VPGallery@pasoroblesartassociation.org
Phone: 238-5473
http://pasoroblesartassociation.org

Studios on the Park #7
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Bishops Peak Chapter of the Embroider's Guild of America
Meetings and Associations
February 18 (10am-2pm)

The Bishops Peak Chapter of the Embroiderer's Guild of America would like to invite you to attend a meeting on the third Saturday of each month. Feb. 18.

Linda Workmans
linda@workmans.net
Phone: 773-4832

Grover Beach Community Center
1230 Trouville Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

SLO RAILROAD MUSEUM
San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum
SLO RAILROAD MUSEUM
Museums
February 18 (10am-4pm)

Check out the SLO Railroad Museum, with its fun kid's play area. See historic artifacts, rail cars, a world class model railroad under construction, visit the gift shop, and wave at passing trains.

Diane Marchetti
media@slorrm.com
Phone: 548-1894
http://slorrm.com

SLO Railroad Museum
1940 Santa Barbara St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $3 and under

NEW PERSPECTIVES
Bouba Boumaiz,
NEW PERSPECTIVES
Museums
February 18 (11am-5pm)

In collaboration with the Central Coast Sculptors Group, SLOMA presents New Perspectives in the McMeen Gallery, through Feb. 26. Sculpture by new members Bouba Boumaiz, Peter Charles, Dave Doust, and David van Zant.

Jody Kocsis
jkocsis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free admission, donations appreciated

RALPH BACERRA: EXQUISITE BEAUTY
Ralph Bacerra, 12 lid egg vessel
RALPH BACERRA: EXQUISITE BEAUTY
Museums
February 18 (11am-5pm)

Collectors and viewers alike will relish this rare opportunity to view and acquire Ralph Bacerra artworks. Ralph Bacerra was a LA–based ceramics artist known for creating pieces adorned with complex patterns and mesmerizing color,  through April 2.

Jody Kocsis
jkocsis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free admission, donations welcome

CAMBRIA PLEIN-AIR ART EXHIBIT
'Up a Creek' with Cambria's Wednesday Irregulars
CAMBRIA PLEIN-AIR ART EXHIBIT
Openings and Receptions
February 18 (1-4pm)

through Feb. 26. This show features the paintings of the Wednesday Irregulars, a plein-air group that has been part of the Cambria art scene for more than 30 years.

Kerry Drager
kerry.drager@gmail.com
Phone: 927-8190
http://cambriacenterforthearts.org

Cambria Center for the Arts
1350 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

Kim Ferrell Art Show
Artwork of Kim Ferrell Exhibit at Los Osos Fitness
Kim Ferrell Art Show
Special Art Events
February 18 (All day)

Featuring portraits of fierce and strong athletic woman, through March 31.

Laura Samuel
Phone: 528-1190
http://losososfitness.com

Los Osos Fitness
1078 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

Inchworm Class
February 18

through March 18. Babies crawling and beginning to walk will practice rolling, crawling, balancing, climbing, and more in a playful, social environment. Caregivers and baby will enjoy bonding through activities. Fridays 9:30-10:15am and Saturdays 12:15-1pm.

Performance Athletics Gymnastics
info@performanceathleticsslo.com
Phone: 547-1496
http://performanceathleticsslo.com

Performance Athletics Gymnastics
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Call for pricing

STUDIO PROJECT: COLLAGE NEWSPAPER CAT WITH A RED HEART
February 18 (10am-5pm)

Make a collage cat using geometric shapes of recycled newspaper, through Feb. 20.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93410

Cost: Admission

After school pottery classes
Create and Learn
February 18

through March 7. After school pottery is a place where kids have the freedom to create with clay using the wheel, sculpting, and handbuilding.

Shevon Sullivan
anamcre.ss@gmail.com
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Anam Cre Pottery
1243 Monterey St. Ste. 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30 per class

Super Hero Saturdays
Get Fit
February 18 (10-11am)

through March 11. Super Hero Class integrates agility, tumbling, trampoline, gymnastics, physical fitness and flexibility into a fun and action-packed session for boys and girls ages 5-12. Kids can move up through levels as they gain strength.

Performance Athletics Gymnastics
info@performanceathleticsslo.com
Phone: 547-1496
http://performanceathleticsslo.com

Performance Athletics Gymnastics
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Drone Discovery Science for Kids
Libraries
February 18 (2-3pm)

Learn what makes drones fly with this hands-on program presented by 4-H. Registration required. For ages 7-14. Feb. 18.

Margaret Kensinger-Klopfer
mkensingerklopfer@slolibrary.org
Phone: 781-4796
http://slolibrary.org

Arroyo Grande Library
800 West Branch
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $20-$30

Forces and Motion
Libraries
February 18 (10:30-11:30am)

Enjoy experiments demonstrating kinetic energy, potential energy, and the Law of Conservation of Energy. See how physics affects our everyday lives. For ages 5 and up. Feb. 18.

Margaret Kensinger-Klopfer
mkensingerklopfer@slolibrary.org
Phone: 781-5783
http://slolibrary.org

San Luis Obispo Library Community Room
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

ESCONDIDO SPUR LOOKOUT HIKE
February 18 (noon-2pm)

Feb. 18. Take a guided hike that boasts of beautiful views of the lake and surrounding hillsides. The hike is strenuous, bring water, and wear sturdy shoes. Meet at Arboleda group day use area. Rain cancels event.

Lopez Lake
rwemple@co.slo.ca.us
Phone: 788-2381

Lopez Lake
6800 Lopez Lake
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Park day use fee $10 per vehicle

Remove French Broom at Fiscalini Ranch
Remove French Broom at Fiscalini Ranch
February 18 (9am)

Help pull invasive French broom seedlings on Fiscalini Ranch. Bring a trowel and gloves if you have them, and dress in layers. Meet at the Hwy1/Santa Rosa Creek bridge pullout at . Snacks and water provided. Rain cancels. Feb. 18.

Holly Sletteland
hslettel@calpoly.edu
Phone: 239-3928
http://frrpcambria.org

Fiscalini Ranch Preserve
Hwy1
Cambria 93428

SWAP ELFIN FOREST NATURE WALK - FUNGUS FORAY
February 18 (9:30-11:30am)

Naturalist and mushroom enthusiast Al Normandin will lead an exploration of the Elfin Forest floor in the lower grove next to the bay for fascinating mushrooms like wood bluetts and earthstars. This is not a collecting walk. Only heavy rain cancels. Feb. 18.

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

El Moro Elfin Forest Natural Area
1100 - 15th St. North of Santa Ysabel
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

Dancing With the Half Moon
Dancing With the Half Moon
February 18 (7:30-9:00pm)

Ecstatic dance is a place to release and express your inner self. Feb. 18.

Molly McCabe
holisticmovementcenter@hotmail.com
Phone: (707) 266-8945
http://holisticmovementcenter@hotmail.com

Holistic Movement Center
845 Napa Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $10

YOGA WITH KARESA
YOGA WITH KARESA
Lessons and Classes
February 18 (8:30pm)

through March 26. Experience the relaxed flow of your natural breath nourishing the body and inspiring ease of movement. Karesa Bullock shares a yoga practice that is simple and complete, welcoming new and experienced students alike.

Lauren
tao@eastwellbeing.com
Phone: 542-9500
http://eastwellbeing.com

East Wellbeing & Tea
1238 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15

Lectures and Learning

Scion Exchange and Grafting Clinic
Fitting a scion into the rootstock
Scion Exchange and Grafting Clinic
Announcements
February 18 (1pm)

Five expert grafters will teach grafting, Feb. 18.

Joe Sabol
jsabol@calpoly.edu
Phone: 544-1056
http://crfg.org

Cal Poly
Highland and Mt. Bishop Road on Cal Poly Campus
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: Free