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Film and TV
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. Ongoing.
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
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.
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Takes place on Sundays from
SAN LUIS OBISPO
At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from
In the Town Park on Sat.
LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
Tues. at City Park from
Lectures and Learning
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
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.
I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES
February 23 (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.
MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET
February 23 (Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 3pm)
This comedy about a close-knit Catholic family runs through March 22.
February 23 (Friday-Saturday at 7pm, Saturday-Sunday at 2pm)
Presented by SLO Little Theatre through March 16.
February 23 (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.
Cost: No cost
Writers and Literature
February 23 (3pm)
Local author Eldonna Edwards will read from her book followed by a question-and-answer session, Feb. 23.
February 23 (5:30pm)
Featured readers will be Bonnie Young, Beverly Boyd, and Carol McPhee followed by open mic, Feb. 23.
February 23 (11am-5pm)
New dream drawings and collages by Morro Bay artist Philip Carey on view through March 1.
"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Photography by Tom Burgher on view Jan. 31 through March 3, Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-5pm
Classes and Workshops
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.
Cost: $5 per hour
Classes and Workshops
February 23 (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.
February 23 (10am-5pm daily)
including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.
February 23 (5-7pm)
An exhibit by the Paso Robles Art Association celebrating creative work of San Luis Obispo county teens through Feb. 23
ART ACTIVITY: HEART COLLAGE
Create and Learn
February 23 (10am-5pm)
Design a beautiful and one-of-a-kind heart collage using chalk and cotton balls, through Feb. 23.
Cost: Free with admission
February 23 (11am-noon)
Join Marlene Simon, staff horticulturalist from the UC Davis Botanical Conservatory, for a presentation on all things Mediterranean gardening, Feb. 23.
San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Cost: $5 members/$10 non-members
Lectures and Learning
February 23 (1-4pm)
February 23 (5pm)
A fundraiser to send SaJa Middle Eastern Dance Company to perform at Carnegie Hall with the Cal Poly Arab Music esnemble and the Polyphonics Choirs, Feb. 23.
A former SLO inmate draws on real-life experiences for his role in the Web series 'Solitary' Empower Santa Barbara County expands to include all of the Central Coast Political Watch 7/17/14 Community Notebook 7/17-7/24/14 Community Corner: Tranz Central Coast organizes a forum on transgender surgery Strawberries continue to reign supreme in Santa Barbara County San Luis Obispo County Assistant District Attorney Tim Covello resigns, comes to Santa Barbara County