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February 22

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

Lectures and Learning

HEARST CASTLE
(Times vary)

The mother of all state parks is open to the public for magical tours, films, memorabilia and more. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind experience. Docent-led tours give incredible insight to Hearst and the history of his castle.

Phone: 800-444-4445 or 927-2074
http://hearstcastle.com

San Simeon

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

I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES
February 22 (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

MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET
February 22 (Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 3pm)

This comedy about a close-knit Catholic family runs through March 22.

Viv Goff
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $16-$21

<em>SOME ENCHANTED EVENING: THE SONGS OF RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN</em>
SOME ENCHANTED EVENING: THE SONGS OF RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN
February 22 (Friday-Saturday at 7pm, Saturday-Sunday at 2pm)

Presented by SLO Little Theatre through March 16.

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: $35

<em>IT HAD TO BE YOU</em>
Theatre in a Winery - the Perfect Pairing
IT HAD TO BE YOU
February 22 (7:30pm)

Wine Country Theatre, a new community-based North County theater, presents, It Had to Be You, March 14-15.

Cynthia Anthony
cynthia@winecountrytheatre.com
Phone: 610-0786
http://winecountrytheatre.com

Via Vega Winery
2378 Adobe Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $25

AUDITIONS FOR <em>A CHORUS LINE</em>
AUDITIONS FOR A CHORUS LINE
Auditions
February 22 (See website for times)

Auditions continue Feb. 25. Auditions are by appointment only and actors must prepare a song and be prepared to learn a dance routine.

SLO Little Theatre
z_l_johnson@yahoo.com
Phone: 781-3889
http://slolittletheatre.org/audition

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

Cost: No cost

Music

CAL POLY CHOIRS WINTER CONCERT: "SONGS OF TRAVEL"
CAL POLY CHOIRS WINTER CONCERT: "SONGS OF TRAVEL"
February 22 (8pm)

Feb. 22 at

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4849
http://music.calpoly.edu/calendar/

Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $14 and $12 general, $12 and $9 seniors and students

PANGA CD RELEASE PARTY
February 22 (5-9pm)

Celebrating 4 years as a band and a completed first studio album, Panga is throwing a CD release party, Feb. 22.

Nate Zak
pangamusic@gmail.com
Phone: 704-8507
http://pangamusic.com

Red Barn
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $10 requested donation

SHADOWLANDS AND CURRY DINNER
SHADOWLANDS AND CURRY DINNER
February 22 (7:30pm)

Feb. 22.

Steynberg Gallery
bliepman@yahoo.com
Phone: 235-5456
http://shadowlandscalifornia.com

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $12-$20

SLOFOLKS CONCERT: MOLLY O'BRIEN AND RICHARD MOORE AT CASTORO CELLARS
February 22 (7:30pm)

Feb. 22.

Castoro Cellars
castorocellars.com
Phone: 238-0725
http://slofolks.org

Castoro Cellars
1315 North Bethel Rd.
Templeton

Cost: $20

Art

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
February 22 (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 22

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 22

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 22 (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 22 (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

"UP WITH THE NEW"
Up With The New Teen Exhibit
"UP WITH THE NEW"
Galleries
February 22 (5-7pm)

An exhibit by the Paso Robles Art Association celebrating creative work of San Luis Obispo county teens through Feb. 23

Rod Payor
publicity@pasoroblesart.org
Phone: 235-0798
http://pasoroblesart.org

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
February 22 (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

ART ACTIVITY: HEART COLLAGE
Create and Learn
February 22 (10am-5pm)

Design a beautiful and one-of-a-kind heart collage using chalk and cotton balls, through Feb. 23.

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

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

CARDBOARD CREATIVITY
Create and Learn
February 22 (11am-5pm)

work with museum staff to build cardboard structures, Feb. 22.

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

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission

The Outdoors

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
Take Us Home!
FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
February 22 (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

4-H SLO HIKERS - ELFIN FOREST
February 22 (10-11:30am)

All are welcome at this interpretive hike in the Elfin Forest, Feb. 22.

Christine Nelson
cinelson@co.slo.ca.us
Phone: 781-5944
http://facebook.com/4HSloHikers

Elfin Forest
11th St. off Santa Ysabel Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

FITNESS FOR GOLF
February 22 (10-10:45am)

Exercises for flexibility, postural alignment, and muscle tone to improve the golf swing, Saturdays through April 12.

Tony Criscuolo
yogitony@juno.com
Phone: 542-0137

Laguna Golf Course
11175 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

FITNESS FOR GOLF
Overall Fitness for Golf
FITNESS FOR GOLF
Lessons and Classes
February 22 (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

INTRO TO POLE FITNESS WORKSHOP
Lessons and Classes
February 22 (11:30am)

Been wanting to check out pole fitness but not sure what to expect? Learn proper form and have a hands-on instruction and interactive participation in pole fitness.

Claudia
info@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://tantrumfitness.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: $12 non-members

PICKLE BALL
Lessons and Classes
February 22 (3pm)

Live demonstration with an ambassador for the national organization of PickleBall, Feb. 22.

Rich Ogden
rogden@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7305

Ludwick Community Center
864 Santa Rosa
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

"AWAKENING THE HEART" - SATSANG
Special Events
February 22 (3-5pm)

with Brian at Serenity Yoga Center, Feb. 22.

Jena
serenitynaturalliving@gmail.com
Phone: 434-1924
http://serenitynaturalliving.com

Serenity Yoga Center
104 Main Street
Templeton 93465

Cost: $10

FREE ACUPUNCTURE
Special Events
February 22 (10am-4pm)

Come receive 30 minute acupuncture treatments Feb. 22.

Katie
slocommunityacu@gmail.com
Phone: 242-8339
http://www.slocommunityacu.com

SLO Community Acupuncture
1022 Mill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Lectures and Learning

CAL POLY'S VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (VITA)
February 22 (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

ORGAN DONATIONS
February 22 (2pm)

Dr. Steve Hansen will speak about organ donations at the annual meeting of the Central Coast Memorial Society, Feb. 22.

Liz Apfelberg
hankliz@charter.net
Phone: 783-2383

Central Coast Memorial Society
Congregational Church on Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

BLENDING SEMINAR
Blending Seminar by First Crush
BLENDING SEMINAR
Classes
February 22 (2-5pm)

Sharpen your palate and learn why blending is an important process of making great wines, Feb. 22.

Becky Zelinski
info@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 434-2772
http://irstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Cellars
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $60 per person

Fundraisers

SEA PINES COMEDY NIGHT WITH ANDREW KENNEDY
Hollywood Comes To Los Osos!
SEA PINES COMEDY NIGHT WITH ANDREW KENNEDY
February 22 (6:30-7:30pm and 9pm)

Feb. 22.

Angela Avila
seapinescomedynight@outlook.com
Phone: 528-5252

Sea Pines Golf Resort
1945 Solano St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $10 per child; $25 per adult; $35 per adult for both shows

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 22

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

LITERACY COUNCIL TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOPS
LITERACY COUNCIL TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOPS
February 22 (9am-3:30pm)

Two part workshop will take place Feb. 22 and March 1.

Grace Morgan
grace@sloliteracy.org
Phone: 541-4219
http://sloliteracy.org

SLO County Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25