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February 7

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. Ongoing.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 323-488-9388
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

NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS <em>OUR TOWN</em>
Nipomo High School Presents Our Town
NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS OUR TOWN
February 7 (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 7 (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

Music

BROWN BAG CONCERT
SLO First Pres
BROWN BAG CONCERT
February 7

The Mudskippers play Feb. 7 at noon; doors open at 11:45

Mike Suddarth
fmsuddarth@charter.net
Phone: 543-3070

First Presbyterian Church
951 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

CONVERSATIONS WITH CAL POLY AUTHORS: JODY LISBERGER WITH DEBRA VALENCIA-LAVER
February 7 (10-11:30am)

Discussion of Jody Lisberger’s book Remember Love, Feb. 7.

Karen Lauritsen
klaurits@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-7549

Robert E. Kennedy Library, Rm. 111H
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Art

"THROUGH THE LENS: A TWISTED SCERENITY"
Artists
February 7

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

MARK GVAZDINSKAS PHOTOGRAPHS
The Rock
MARK GVAZDINSKAS PHOTOGRAPHS
Artists
February 7 (During open hours)

Local landscape and SLO Brew House photographer Mark Gvazdinskas shows his work through Feb. 28.

Mark Gvazdinskas
markg@silentgphotography.com
Phone: 217-622-4050
http://silentgphotography.com

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
February 7 (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

BEGINNING DRAWING 2: THE DRAWING STUDIO
Beginning Drawing 2: The Drawing Studio
BEGINNING DRAWING 2: THE DRAWING STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
February 7 (9:30am-12:30pm)

Get individual attention for drawing skills in a studio format, Feb. 7 through March 14.

Larry Le Brane
larron4@charter.net
Phone: 546-3132
http://communityprograms.net

Cuesta College
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $118 for 6 weeks

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
February 7 (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

ALMOND COUNTRY QUILTERS GUILD MEETING
Meetings and Associations
February 7

Fabric artist and quilt teacher Marjan Kluepfel will present a trunk show of her work, Feb. 7 at 6:30pm

Jenny Phipps
jphipps78@gmail.com
Phone: 461-1266
http://almondcountryquilters.org

Trinity Lutheran Church
940 Creston Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

"THE DUNES"
The Dunes
"THE DUNES"
Openings and Receptions
February 7 (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

4TH ANNUAL VALENTINE'S EVENT AT PICKING DAISES
Special Art Events
February 7 (6-9pm)

Feb. 7.

Kay
contact@pickingdaisesinslo.com
Phone: 783-2434
http://pickingdaisesinslo.com

Picking Daises
570 Higuera St. #120
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

PROJECT OF LIGHT CLINIC
February 7

Feb. 7 from 11am-2pm

Wendy McKenna
wendy@globalalliance.ws
Phone: 438-4347
http://globalalliance.ws

Santa Margarita Community Hall
Corner of Murphy and I St.
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Free

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
February 7 (9:30 AM)

First class is free; no memberships. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30am through Feb. 21

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

South County Regional Center
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $6 after the first class

Lectures and Learning

GOD AND VIOLENCE LECTURE
John Dominic Crossan will discuss God and Violence February 7 & 8 at Mount Carmel Lutheran Church in SLO.
GOD AND VIOLENCE LECTURE
February 7

Theologian John Dominic Crossan presents this 3-lecture series Feb. 7 at 7pm and Feb. 8 from 9:30am-12:30pm

Susan Arnold
jdclectures2014@gmail.com
Phone: 550-2907

Mt Carmel Lutheran Church
1701 Fredericks
San Luis Obispo 09401

Cost: $45 including food

SELF STUDY DISCUSSION GROUP
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
February 7 (6:30-7:30pm)

Based on the Vedic wisdom found to some degree in all cultures, Fridays through March 14

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

477 Sandercock St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Donations accepted

Fundraisers

CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
CAMP FIRE CANDY SALE
February 7 (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

AVILA BEACH SPAGHETTI DINNER AND BINGO NIGHT
February 7 (6-9pm)

Feb. 7.

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $10 for adults; $5 for children 10 and under

Support Groups

NAR-ANON SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS OF DRUG ADDICTS
February 7

Fridays from noon-1pm through March 28.

Nar-Anon
Phone: (800) 477-6291
http://nar-anon.org

Church of Our Redeemer
4500 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Volunteers

HOSPICE SLO VOLUNTEER TRAINING
February 7 (8:45am-1pm)

Fridays through Feb. 28

Julie Wilson
juliewilson@hospiceslo.org
Phone: 544-2266
http://hospiceslo.org

Hospice of San Luis Obispo
1304 Pacific St.
San Luis Obispo 39401

Cost: $30

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 7

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