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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
FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET
March 1 (11am-4pm every Saturday)
Cats and kittens available for adoption through April. Bring a new loved one into your life for the New Year!
SENSORY WINE PAIRING
March 1 (5:30-6:30pm)
Explore your senses and expand your palate with small tastes that enrich both wine and food, March 1
Cost: $18 members, $20 non-members
MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET
March 1 (Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 3pm)
This comedy about a close-knit Catholic family runs through March 22.
March 1 (Friday-Saturday at 7pm, Saturday-Sunday at 2pm)
Presented by SLO Little Theatre through March 16.
March 1 (7:30pm)
Wine Country Theatre, a new community-based North County theater, presents, It Had to Be You, March 14-15.
March 1 (Fridays and Saturdays at 7pm; Sundays at 2pm)
through March 9.
Cost: Adults $10; seniors and students $7
Film and TV
BROWN BAG MOVIE NIGHT
March 1 (5:45 pm)
Pack your dinner and join us for the film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ Hunger Games on March 1. Popcorn courtesy of the Friends of the Los Osos Library.
March 1 (3-6pm)
Cafe Musique and special guests in concert March 1 to raise funds for their upcoming album.
March 1 (8pm)
Cost: $14 and $12 general, $12 and $9 seniors and students
March 1 (3pm)
Sarah Jackson, soprano, Suzanne Duffy, flute, Jessica Hoffman, oboe, Lynne Oliverius, cello, and Katya Gotsdiner-McMahan, organ perform works by Bach, Handel, and Telemann with an exhibition of local artist Drew Davis' work, March 1.
Cost: $10 suggested donation
March 1 (7:00pm)
Dance and silent auction, with refreshments and snacks. Claiborne and Churchill wine and ManRock beer available for purchase. March 1.
Writers and Literature
LETTERS FROM JOHN DEWEY/LETTERS FROM HUCK FINN: A LOOK AT MATH EDUCATION FROM THE INSIDE BY BARRY GARELICK
March 1 (2-4pm)
March 1 (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
March 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.
March 1 (10am-5pm daily)
including paintings, photography, and metal sculpture in honor of the Monarch Butterfly migration, open through March 5.
March 1 (During open hours)
Members of the Paso Robles Art Association will showcase works inspired by the masters, through March 30.
OSCAR ROMERO MURALS AT ST. BENEDICT'S CHURCH
Openings and Receptions
March 1 (10am-1pm)
Exhibit of large color murals depicting Archbishop Oscar Romero by artist Joel Bergner, on display March 1.
March 1 (11am-4pm)
Cats and kittens available for adoption, Saturdays through March 1.
BLUE C COMMUNITY GARDEN: BUILDING A RAISED BED
March 1 (1-2pm)
Learn to build a raised bed with board member Nadia Brenner and landscape designer Raine Frost March 1.
March 1 (1-3pm)
A hands-on learning experience for the whole family in the Children’s Garden at SLO Botanical Garden, March 1.
San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
SWAP WORK PARTY AT ELFIN FOREST
March 1 (9am-noon)
Join SWAP Weed Warriors March 1 for weeding, erosion control, and other tasks. Bring work gloves and a shovel.
Sports and Wellness
FITNESS FOR GOLF
March 1 (10-10:45am)
Exercises for flexibility, postural alignment, and muscle tone to improve the golf swing, Saturdays through April 12.
Lessons and Classes
March 1 (Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm in SLO and Saturdays from 9-10am in Atascadero)
Bellyfit is a combination of African and belly dance, Bollywood, Pilates, and yoga, offered through May.
CENTRAL COAST NUTRITION CONFERENCE
March 1 (8:30am-6pm)
With Eric Westman, MD, Jay Wortman, MD, Steve Phinney, MD, PhD, Jeff Volek, PhD, RD, March 1.
Lectures and Learning
CAL POLY'S VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (VITA)
March 1 (10:30am-2pm)
The IRS sanctioned VITA program, open to those making less than $50,000 per year, every Saturday through March 15.
COOKING CLASS WITH CHEF JEFF WIESINGER
March 1 (11am-2pm)
Cooking class combining food, wine, and education with Chef Jeff Wiesinger and Sommelier Heather Lane March 1.
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