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March 1

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

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

Special Events

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!

Feline Network
info@felinenetwork.org
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

SENSORY WINE PAIRING
Winery Events
March 1 (5:30-6:30pm)

Explore your senses and expand your palate with small tastes that enrich both wine and food, March 1

Kelly Soares
kelly@talleyvineyards.com
Phone: 489-0446

Talley Vineyards
3031 Lopez Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $18 members, $20 non-members

Stage

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.

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
March 1 (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
March 1 (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

<em>GUYS AND DOLLS</em>
The cast and their Director
GUYS AND DOLLS
March 1 (Fridays and Saturdays at 7pm; Sundays at 2pm)

through March 9.

Jennifer Blomfield
Jblomfield@missionprep.org
Phone: 543-2131
http://missionprep.org

Mission College Prep High School
682 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

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.

Victoria Heussen
vheussen@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Music

CAFE MUSIQUE CD FUNDRAISER CONCERT
Cafe Musique
CAFE MUSIQUE CD FUNDRAISER CONCERT
March 1 (3-6pm)

Cafe Musique and special guests in concert March 1 to raise funds for their upcoming album.

Duane Inglish
dinglish@kcbx.net
Phone: 748-3569
http://cafemusique.org

Casita Las Brisas
1678 La Finca Ct.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $100

CAL POLY ARAB MUSIC ENSEMBLE
CAL POLY ARAB MUSIC ENSEMBLE
March 1 (8pm)

March 1.

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

ENSEMBLE BRILLANTE
ENSEMBLE BRILLANTE
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.

Katya Gotsdiner-McMahan
churchoffice@fpcslo.org
Phone: 543-5451

First Presbyterian Church of San Luis Obispo
981 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93406

Cost: $10 suggested donation

UNFINISHED BUSINESS DANCE
Unfinished Business Dance Flyer
UNFINISHED BUSINESS DANCE
March 1 (7:00pm)

Dance and silent auction, with refreshments and snacks. Claiborne and Churchill wine and ManRock beer available for purchase. March 1.

Beverly Cohen
connections@cbdslo.org
Phone: 544-0760
http://cbdslo.org

Congregation Beth David
10180 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $36

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.

Coalesce Bookstore
coalescebookstore@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2880
http://coalescebookstore.com

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Art

"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Bandage Faces
"DREAMS AND BLOOD"
Artists
March 1 (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
March 1

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
March 1

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
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.

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 544-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Granada Hotel and Bistro
1130 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Pottery Classes
ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Classes and Workshops
March 1 (6:30-8:30pm)

Adult morning and evening classes in wheel throwing and handbuilding through April 1.

Shevon Sullivan
anamcre@charter.net
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

anam-cre pottery
570 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Pismo Monarchs
BUTTERFLIES AT SEASIDE GALLERY
Galleries
March 1 (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

INSPIRED BY THE MASTERS
Inspired by the Masters
INSPIRED BY THE MASTERS
Galleries
March 1 (During open hours)

Members of the Paso Robles Art Association will showcase works inspired by the masters, through March 30.

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

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

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.

Rev. Caroline Hall
stbenedicts1@aol.com
Phone: 602-1240
http://stbenslososos.org

St. Benedict's Episcopal Church
2220 Snowy Egret Lane
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
Take Us Home!
FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
March 1 (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

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.

Amanda
stacey@ecologistics.org
Phone: 235-0666
http://ecologistics.org

Blue C Community Garden
1968 11th St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

KIDS' GARDEN PARTY
KIDS' GARDEN PARTY
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
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

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.

yolanda@elfin-forest.org
Phone: 528-0392
http://elfin-forest.org

El Moro Elfin Forest Natural Area
North end of 15th St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

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.

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

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

Cost: Free

BELLYFIT CLASSES
BELLYFIT CLASSES
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.

Leslie Thompson
ebtasam@aol.com
Phone: 550-6944
http://tribelation.webs.com

Ludwick Community Center
864 Santa Rosa
San Luis Obispo and Atascadero 93401

Cost: $8-10

CENTRAL COAST NUTRITION CONFERENCE
Special Events
March 1 (8:30am-6pm)

With Eric Westman, MD, Jay Wortman, MD, Steve Phinney, MD, PhD, Jeff Volek, PhD, RD, March 1.

Bill Robinson
ccnutritionconference@gmail.com
Phone: 782-9300
http://ccnutritionconference.com

Courtyard by Marriott
1605 Calle Joaquin
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $55-$75

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.

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

COOKING CLASS WITH CHEF JEFF WIESINGER
Classes
March 1 (11am-2pm)

Cooking class combining food, wine, and education with Chef Jeff Wiesinger and  Sommelier Heather Lane March 1.

Heather Lane
events@ninerwine.com
Phone: 226-4882
http://ninerwine.com

Niner Wine Estates
2400 Highway 46 West
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $150

Volunteers

LITERACY COUNCIL TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOPS
LITERACY COUNCIL TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOPS
March 1 (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