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Film and TV
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.
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
is a venue that nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing bold thinkers, emerging and established artists, and creative professionals to campus. Receptions are held the day a new exhibit is installed.
A historic living museum of a Victorian home circa 1880 with original furnishings and ongoing events. Tour the historic and elegant Victorian Jack House for $2.
SLO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
(10am to 2pm)
On Sun. find produce, fish, local meats, vendors, musical entertainment, and baked goods.
CASA INFO SESSION
Speak up for a child. Learn about becoming an advocate for an abused child and other volunteer opportunities at CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). The fourth Wednesday of every month.
ATHEISTS UNITED SLO PUB SOCIAL
March 22 (6pm)
Come join us for food, beverages, and great conversation on March 22.
LES MISERABLES...OR A WHOLE LOT LESS MISERABLE
March 22 (Wed, Thurs, Fri at 7pm, Sat 3pm & 7pm, Sun 6pm)
March 14-April 28. Seen the musical, movie or neither one? You're going to love the TGAM twist on this Hugo classic!
Cost: $18, $20, $22
KREUZBERG BOOK BAR AND COFFEE LOUNGE
March 22 (Open daily)
regularly features art displays and hosts live music in a comfortable/ intellectual setting.
TABOR COLLEGE CONCERT CHOIR
March 22 (7pm)
on March 22.
FIONA BLEU GALLERY
March 22 (Open daily)
features a vast collection of modern sculpture, painting, and furniture.
March 22 (12-9pm)
features paintings, sculpture, mixed media, and furniture from a wide variety of artists. Open Thursday, Friday, Sunday, and Monday from 4-9pm, and Saturday from
March 22 (Open daily)
This coffee bar features drinks, art, and music aimed at stimulating the brain. Regular art showcases highlight provocative local artists and work from afar.
CENTRAL COAST VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM
March 22 (10am-3pm)
Preserves maps, films, and more.
Phone: 543-1763 or 543-5240
THE SHAKESPEARE PRESS MUSEUM
March 22 (Times vary)
This unique space doubles as a working printing shop and is located in the Graphic Communication Department (Building 26, Room 116) at Cal Poly. More than ten presses, 500 cases of type, and various printing ephemera are maintained.
Phone: 756-1108 or 909-292-7335
Openings and Receptions
March 22 (12 PM to 4 PM)
Shades of Green is the title for the new show opening at the Art Center Morro Bay on Thursday, February 21 and running through Monday, April 1. Featured artists Diane Henderson and Ray Atzet present acrylic and watercolor paintings around a theme. A reception for the artists that is open to the public will take place Sunday, February 24 from 2 to 4 PM. Art Center Morro Bay is at 835 Main Street in Morro Bay. For more information call 772-2504.
March 22 (3:30-5pm)
Draw your room or one from your imagination. March 22.
Create and Learn
March 22 (1pm-4:30pm)
All ages welcome Tuesdays and Fridays for an open arts and crafts session. Each craft is $5 with materials included.
Lectures and Learning
LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM AT HEARST CASTLE
March 22 (Tour times vary, contact for details)
Docents in vintage clothing will recreate the social atmosphere of the famous landmark in the 1930s. Others will act as cleaning and serving staff, letting guests see what life was like at the castle.
Phone: (800) 444-4445
DIXON'S SPAGHETTI DINNER FUNDRAISER
March 22 (4:30-7pm)
Morro Bay Community Foundation will be holding their Dixon's Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on March 22, from 4:30-7pm at the Morro Bay Community Center. Tickets are available at the Morro Bay Recreation and Parks Department and proceeds benefit the youth scholarship fund.
Cost: Adults $9, Senior and Kids 6-15 $7, Family $26, Kids 5 and under Free
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