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March 15

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

Writers and Literature

CORNERS OF THE MOUTH POETRY
Poetry
March 16,April 20,May 18,June 15,July 20,August 17(7pm)

takes place every third Sun. with a featured poet. An open reading will follow.

Kevin Patrick Sullivan
kpsslopoet@charter.net
Phone: 547-1318

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
SLO 93401

Cost: Free

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

Special Events

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET
March 15 (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

FREE ROBOTICS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
March 15 (10am)

Join us for a free science workshop on March 15 designed to get your kids wildly excited about science! Zap together circuits, switches, lights, motors, and more as you learn the basics of electricity. For kids 7-12 years. Call to reserve your spot.

Aurora Lipper
aurora@superchargedscience.com
Phone: 781-5775

San Luis Obispo Public Library
990 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

WISHING WELL SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
March 15 (1-3pm)

Wishing Well School invites families to explore the Waldorf curriculum from early childhood through grade 4, March 15.

Kim Wishon
info@wishingwellschool.org
Phone: 235-4401
http://wishingwellschool.org

Wishing Well School
880 Manzanita Dr.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

WOMEN'S WALL OF FAME LUNCHEON
March 15 (11:30am-3pm)

Women’s Wall of Fame Luncheon is held on March 15 by South Bay Women’s Network (SBWN) and SLO Commission on the Status of Women. This event honors women who better the lives of others. Keynote speaker is Kelly Jenkins-Pultz.

Kathy Veder
kathyveder@charter.net
Phone: 929-8140
http://slowomen.org

Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $35

GOURMET CAVERN TOURS AT ROBERT HALL WINERY
Robert Hall Wine Cavern
GOURMET CAVERN TOURS AT ROBERT HALL WINERY
Winery Events
March 15 (10am-4pm)

Take a tour of our wine cavern with wine pairings along the way! On March 15, sample four wines with custom appetizers and chocolates. Cal Poly Chocolatiers will have their Chocolate Bar at the end of the tour. All sales benefit their program.

Kristin Odenwald
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239.1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Road
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $25/person, Complimentary for members

MEET THE WINEMAKER/GRAND OPENING CASA DE MURRIETA
Winery Events
March 15 (5:30pm)

Join us for the grand opening of Casa de Murrieta, a brand new bed and breakfast in Atascadero, on March 15. The event will host local winemakers and feature previously un-released wines.

Bill Murrieta
casademurrieta@gmail.com
Phone: 801-1405
http://casademurrieta.com

Casa de Murrieta
9355 Shayna Lane
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $25

Stage

MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET
March 15 (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 15 (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 15 (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

THE IRISH CURSE
March 15 (Fri. 8pm, Sat. 3pm & 8 pm, Sun. 7pm)

From its blistering language to its brutally honest look at sex and body image, this comedy by Martin Casella, a revealing portrait of how men, and society, define masculinity, plays through April 6.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

DANCE SPECTRUM
DANCE SPECTRUM TO BE PRESENTED AT HANCOCK COLLEGE
DANCE SPECTRUM
March 15 (7pm Thurs-Sat; 2pm Sat & Sun)

The 45th annual spring production of Dance Spectrum runs March 13–16 in Marian Theatre at Hancock College.

Candace Rivera
crivera@hancockcollege.edu
Phone: 922-6966

DANCE SPECTRUM
800 S College Dr
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $13-$15

NHS DRAMA PRESENTS:<em> A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM</em>
NHS DRAMA PRESENTS: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
March 15 (7:30-9:30pm)

Nipomo High School Drama Presents: A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Olympic Hall through March 22 at 7:30 pm. Cost is $8 for students; $10 for adults in advance, $12 at the door.

Nathan Emmons
nipomodrama@gmail.com
Phone: 474-3300

Nipomo High Olympic Hall
125 N. Thompson
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $8 to $12

Film and TV

SATURDAY AFTERNOON MOVIES
March 15 (2pm)

Watch a family movie on a big screen with popcorn courtesy of the Friends of the Los Osos Library, March 15.

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

FAMILY MOVIE SCREENING
March 15 (2pm)

The film adaptaion of Walter Farley's Black Stallion will be shown March 15. The film is rated G and popcorn will be provided.

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Music

ACOUSTIC GUITAR CONCERT AT THE CUESTA CPAC
Great acoustic guitar music at the CPAC
ACOUSTIC GUITAR CONCERT AT THE CUESTA CPAC
March 15 (7:30pm)

 Guitarists Tim Pacheco, Jeff Miley, and Jennifer Martin are joined by nationally known recording and touring artist Stevie Coyle, March 15.

Bea Anderson
bea_anderson@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3936
http://cpactickets.cuesta.edu

Cuesta College CPAC
Hwy 1
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $12 general/$7 seniors and students

CAL POLY JUST JAZZ CONCERT
University Jazz Band
CAL POLY JUST JAZZ CONCERT
March 15 (8pm)

featuring the University Jazz Band, March 15 at

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4849
http://music.calpoly.edu

Spanos Theatre
Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $12 general, $9 seniors, students and Jazz Federation members

OAK CREEK COMMONS BARN DANCE
March 15 (7-9pm)

on March 15. Phil Crunow's Calamity House Band will play and Jean Gorrindo will teach and call dances.

Arlen Bass or Risa Kaiser
risakaiser@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 239-9134

Oak Creek Commons Cohousing Community Room
635 Nicklaus St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $7 for adults; free for kids

SHADOWLANDS IN CONCERT PLUS A CURRY DINNER
Shadowlands
SHADOWLANDS IN CONCERT PLUS A CURRY DINNER
March 15 (7pm)

Have dinner with SLO County's hottest new band during their monthly residency at Steynberg Gallery. Includes a big bowl of Peter Steynberg's award-winning curry.

Bob Liepman
bliepman@yahoo.com
Phone: 2355456
http://shadowlandscalifornia.com

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey Street
SAN LUIS OBISPO 93401

Cost: $20 for dinner and show

WINE COUNTRY TRUBADOURS
March 15 (5-8pm)

Live music with complimentary bites, plus food and wine available for purchase.

Becky Zelinski
info@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 434-2772
http://firstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Cellars
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

BOOK-SIGNING WITH RALPH BOURNE
March 15 (2-4pm)

Author of The Unfortunate Crack in the Universe: A Wheezy Tweet Adventure will sign books March 15.

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

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main Street
Morro Bay 93442

Art

BOB DICKEY AT MONTEREY ST. WINES
Bob Dickey Painting
BOB DICKEY AT MONTEREY ST. WINES
Art at Wineries
March 15

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 15

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

OPEN STUDIO
Classes and Workshops
March 15

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 15 (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 15 (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

PAINT & PINOT ART CLASSES
Heartwork City Studios in Atascadero
PAINT & PINOT ART CLASSES
Classes and Workshops
March 15 (6pm-9pm)

Taught by Professional Artist Denise Braun, through April 26.

Denise Braun
clipingirl@gmail.com
Phone: 835-5991
http://heartworkandsoul.com

Heartwork City Studios
6105 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $55 per person

INSPIRED BY THE MASTERS
Inspired by the Masters
INSPIRED BY THE MASTERS
Galleries
March 15 (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

Kid Stuff

READ ALOUDS
March 15 (11am)

Cal Poly’s Student California Teacher’s Association Club will read a book and lead an activity at the performance stage, March 15.

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

SNAKE BANNER
March 15 (11am-3pm)

Wouldn’t a snake banner look awesome blowing in your yard? Make one March 15, using fabric, paint, and a snake (not real of course!).

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

ART ACTIVITY: SNAKE PRINTS
Create and Learn
March 15 (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

HANGING BUTTERFLY BOOK ART CLASS FOR KIDS
Children's Book Author and Illustrator Beryl Reichenberg
HANGING BUTTERFLY BOOK ART CLASS FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
March 15 (2-3pm)

Learn how to make and decorate a 3D butterfly book that you can hang in your room, March 15. The class is for children over seven.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine
Paso Robles 93413

Cost: $5 for materials

The Outdoors

GUADALUPE WALK AND TALK.
March 15 (10am-noon)

Join local Shirley Boydstun on a walk around the historical town on March 15. She will share her knowledge of the historic buildings and families.

The Dunes Center
admin@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455
http://dunescenter.org

Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe St
guadalupe 93434

Cost: donations accepted

SWAP ELFIN FOREST NATURE WALK
March 15 (9:30-11:30 am)

Join David Berry, retired State Parks Ranger and animal track expert, in learning who is "tracking up" the Elfin Forest. Find out how to tell the tracks of raccoons, coyotes, foxes, mice and more.

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

FITNESS FOR GOLF
March 15 (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 15 (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

ENERGY BALANCING CLINIC
Lessons and Classes
March 15 (11am-4pm)

Lightshare is offering energy balancing sessions March 15.

Wendy McKenna
wendy@lightshare.us
Phone: 438-4347
http://lightshare.us

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
1010 Murray Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Lectures and Learning

CAL POLY'S VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (VITA)
March 15 (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

ECONOMICS OF BEING A WOMAN
Classes
March 15 (9am-5pm)

Develop financial skills and vocabulary, March 15.

Andrea Wasko
info@economicsofbeingawoman.com
Phone: 242-2185
http://economicsofbeingawoman.com

Hind Properties Facility
3765 S. Higuera St. Suite 170
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $199

FIRST CRUSH ORIGINAL ZINS
Classes
March 15 (10am–noon)

A new tasting class where you’ll get to compare six unique Paso Robles Zinfandels and learn about the varietal, March 15., March 15 at 10:00 a.m.

Becky Zelinski
info@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 434-2772
http://firstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Cellars
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $40 or $32 for Crush Club Members

Volunteers

DAHLIA PLANTING IN MORRO BAY
The Dahlia is the Morro Bay city flower.
DAHLIA PLANTING IN MORRO BAY
March 15 (9am)

Join volunteers March 15, to plant dahlias along Morro Bay Boulevard. Bring a hand shovel, and meet at City Park, on Morro Bay Blvd. at Harbor St. Dahlias planted now will be in full bloom for the annual Dahlia Daze in September.

Nancy Johnson
nanj93442@yahoo.com
Phone: 772-3738
http://morrobay50th.com

Morro Bay City Park
Morro Bay Blvd. at Harbor St.
Morro Bay 93442

ECOSLO - CHALK MOUNTAIN GOLF COURSE WORKDAY
March 15 (9am)

Help plant oaks trees on March 15. Bring water and wear long pants and sturdy shoes.

Michael Heater
programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777
http://ecoslo.org

Chalk Mountain Golf Course
10000 El Bordo Ave.
Atascadero , CA 93422

STATE PARK DOCENT TRAINING
March 15 (9am-1pm)

Training for Morro Bay, Montana de Oro, and Pismo State Park docents March 15, 22, 29, and April 5.

Morro Bay Museum of Natural History
ccspa.info
Phone: 772-2694

Morro Bay Museum of Natural History
State Park Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free.