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March 12

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

Special Events

CO-LOCATION WORK SLO OPEN HOUSE
SLO Business Meet & Greet
CO-LOCATION WORK SLO OPEN HOUSE
March 12 (3-7pm)

March 12.

John Bundy
johnbundy@gmail.com
Phone: 303-579-7447
http://technetrics.com

Squawk Dog Industries, Inc.
2947 S. Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Film and TV

SLO LIBRARY "WATCH A GREAT BOOK"
March 12

A series featuring films adapted from great books, Wednesdays at 5:30pm including: April 2: Moneyball.

Steve Kinsey
skinsey@slolibrary.org
Phone: 781-1215
http://slolibrary.org

San Luis Obispo Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Music

DAVID PLUMB
David Plumb
DAVID PLUMB
March 12 (6-9pm)

plays Wednesdays.

Jade
info@wiseowlcambra.com
Phone: 927-8888
http://wiseowlcambria.com

Wise Owl Cambria
2164 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

NATIVE SON RETURNS: D. FOY READS FROM DEBUT NOVEL, MADE TO BREAK
D. Foy (author of MADE TO BREAK)
NATIVE SON RETURNS: D. FOY READS FROM DEBUT NOVEL, MADE TO BREAK
March 12 (7pm)

D. Foy will read from his new novel, MADE TO BREAK, and sit for a Q&A. Foy "is an incendiary new voice...redolent of the stark conscience of Denis Johnson and the spellbinding vision of Roberto Bolaño."

Mitchell Shira
booking@kreuzbergcalifornia.com
Phone: 439-2060
http://kreuzbergcalifornia.com

Kreuzberg Coffee Lounge
685 Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

POETS AND STORYTELLERS
James Cushing and Lauren Henley read for Poets & Storytellers at the Wise Owl
POETS AND STORYTELLERS
Poetry
March 12 (7pm)

Cal Poly Distinguished Lecturer in literature and former Poet Laureate James Cushing and award-winning poet Lauren Henley, March 12. Open reading follows.

Celeste Goyer
celestegoyer@gmail.com
Phone: 927-8888
http://wiseowlcambria.com

Wise Owl Bookstore Cafe
2164 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

Art

BOB DICKEY AT MONTEREY ST. WINES
Bob Dickey Painting
BOB DICKEY AT MONTEREY ST. WINES
Art at Wineries
March 12

Monterey Street Wines (formally Vintage 1255) is proud to present Bob Dickey as the artist through March 31.

Donna
montereystreetwines@gmail.com
Phone: 541-1255

Monterey Street Wines
1255 Monterey St. Suite A
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

SANDI HELLER: "PASTEL ADVENTURES"
Changala Creek
SANDI HELLER: "PASTEL ADVENTURES"
Artists
March 12

Pastel landscapes featuring travel around the West and on the Central Coast, through March 31.

Sands Motel
sandssuites.com
Phone: 441-4657
http://sandihellerart.com

Sands Motel
1930 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
March 12 (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 12 (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

Kid Stuff

CALLING ALL PARENTS OF MAKERS AND TINKERERS
March 12 (5:30pm)

Meet and discuss participation in our Make and Break Club (age 9-12) and Tinkering Club (age 6-9), March 12.

Tosha R. Punches
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: Free

DAY IN THE LIFE OF A RATTLESNAKE
March 12 (6pm)

Snake, rattle and roll! Get up close and personal with these misunderstood reptiles, March 12.

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

ART ACTIVITY: SNAKE PRINTS
Create and Learn
March 12 (10am)

Bubble wrap print a spiral snake on paper, through March 16.

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

JACK'S HELPING HAND ADAPTIVE TOY LENDING LIBRARY
Libraries
March 12 (2-4pm)

Adaptive toys for children and their families to borrow, Wednesdays through May 7.

Lisa Campolmi
Lisa.campolmi@yahoo.com
Phone: 541-9005
http://Jackshelpinghand.com

Central Coast Gymnastics
21 Zaca Lane #100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

GARDEN CLUB MEETING
March 12 (1pm)

Nick Wilkinson, of Grow Rare and Unusual Succulents in Cambria, will teach us about these plants March 12.

President
multifloragarden@gmail.com
Phone: 835-9422

Paso Robles Community Church
2706 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93447

SWAP 2ND WEDNESDAY NATURE WALK IN THE ELFIN FOREST
March 12 (10-11:30am)

SWAP Docent Vicky Johnsen will focus on searching out springtime flowers that have been encouraged by recent rains, March 12.

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

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

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

MATSUBAYASHI-RYU
March 12 (4:30-6pm)

Classes on this Okinawan style karate offered through April 22

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Martial Arts School and Dojo
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30

CHAIR YOGA
March 12 (9:15-10am)

taught by certified yoga teacher Sigrid Long, Wednesdays through May 7.

Sigrid
saintbarnabas@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 234-6951

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
301 Trinity Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $5 suggested donation

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
March 12 (7:15pm)

with live drumming through May 7.

Bruce Ogilvie
info@highermovement.com
Phone: 305-0172

Central Coast Afro Rhythm and Dance
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93402

Cost: $8

TRADITIONAL OKINAWA KARATE
Lessons and Classes
March 12

Matsubayashi Shorin-ryu Karate classes, Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30-6pm through March 19.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30/month

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
March 12 (9:30 AM)

First class is free, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, through April 21.

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

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

Cost: $6

BELLYFIT CLASSES
BELLYFIT CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
March 12 (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

Lectures and Learning

WELLNESS: A TASTE OF CHANGE
March 12 (5:30-6:30pm)

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center offers a one-hour discussion and overview on healthy eating on March 12.

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
Phone: 434-1800
http://www.thewkrc.org

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
1255 Las Tablas Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: Free

WRITE FOR PUBLICATION: STARDOM
Classes
March 12 (6-9pm)

Learn to write saleable fiction and non-fiction March 12.

Cuesta College Community Education
communityprograms.net
Phone: 5463132

Cuesta College
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93403

Cost: $49

Volunteers

CASA INFO SESSIONS AT STARBUCKS
March 12 (6:30pm)

Learn more about becoming a volunteer advocate for an abused child or a mentor to a former foster child March 12.

Cathy Orton
corton@slocasa.org
Phone: 541-6542

Starbucks
1230 Los Osos Valley Rd.