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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 22 (11am-4pm every Saturday)
Cats and kittens available for adoption through April. Bring a new loved one into your life for the New Year!
March 22 (11am-3pm)
Sample a variety of Holistic Services from local practitioners: Animal readings & energy healing, animal & human massage, and free herb lectures, March 22.
March 22 (Pancake breakfast at 7:30am; registration at 8 am; run/walk at 9 am)
Dogs can bring their family for a 4K or 2K fun run or walk through the beautiful Salinas River walk trail on March 22. Rain or shine.
Cost: $15 early bird through March 20; $20 through March 22
March 22 (9am)
Dr. Joan Borysenko will discuss the changes women go through, individually and collectively on March 22.
March 22 (6-9pm)
Outside Now’s grandest affair of the year, the Dare to Wear Green Gala and Silent Auction, on March 22. Music by The Gypsy All Stars.
March 22 (Noon-5pm)
For individuals and families who come to create at their leisure, through May 17. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
March 22 (9:30-2:30pm)
Join artist Elizabeth Bear for this hands-on workshop through May 17.
San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Cost: $95 members/$120 non-members
March 22 (8:30am)
Annual event features fyoga and QiGong classes, 20 minute massages, 20 percent discounts on all packages and memberships,a raffle, a vegetarian potluck, and a critically acclaimed film, on March 22.
MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET
March 22 (Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 3pm)
This comedy about a close-knit Catholic family runs through March 22.
THE IRISH CURSE
March 22 (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.
March 22 (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.
Cost: $8 to $12
March 22 (7pm)
Ubu’s Other Shoe Staged Reading series presents John Patrick Shanley’s award-winning play, March 21-22.
March 22 (1-4pm)
Songwriters At Play presents old-school country vocalist Amber Cross, plus Gary Arcemont, James Moore, Sami Grisafe, Jessie Andra Smith. All ages. March 22.
March 22 (7pm)
perform the songs of Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, Buck Owens and many others, along with original numbers, March 22.
March 22 (8pm)
The San Luis Obispo Wind Orchestra and the Cuesta Wind Ensemble will join forces in a musical tribute to two of our greatest presidents, March 22.
Cost: GA $20; Students $10; Free for kids 8 & younger
Art at Wineries
Monterey Street Wines (formally Vintage 1255) is proud to present Bob Dickey as the artist through March 31.
Pastel landscapes featuring travel around the West and on the Central Coast, through March 31.
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 22 (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.
PAINT & PINOT ART CLASSES
Classes and Workshops
March 22 (6pm-9pm)
Taught by Professional Artist Denise Braun, through April 26.
Cost: $55 per person
March 22 (During open hours)
Members of the Paso Robles Art Association will showcase works inspired by the masters, through March 30.
ART ACTIVITY: MOSAIC SNAKES
March 22 (10am-5pm)
Tear tiny pieces of construction paper and attach them with glue to create a pattern of colors in the shape of a sssssslithery snake, through March 23.
Cost: Free with admission
4-H SLO HIKE - BISHOP PEAK
March 22 (10am-12:30pm)
All are welcome to join 4-H SLO Hikers for a 4 mile strenuous hike on March 22. Meet at the Bishop Peak trailhead entrance at the top Highland Dr.
BLUE C COMMUNITY GARDEN: SATURDAYS IN THE GARDEN- SEED SAVING BASICS
March 22 (1-2pm)
Humans have been saving seeds from their best plants for over 10,000 years. Come meet Elizabeth Johnson of SLO Seed Savers to learn the interesting history of seed saving, the difference between wet and dry harvest, and some easy plants to start with, March 22.
Sports and Wellness
FITNESS FOR GOLF
March 22 (10-10:45am)
Exercises for flexibility, postural alignment, and muscle tone to improve the golf swing, Saturdays through April 12.
Lessons and Classes
March 22 (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.
ATASCADERO STRENGTH GAMES
March 22 (8am-2pm)
Bring the family and compete on March 22. Featuring stone shrow, obstacle course, weight for height, caber toss demonstration, bag pipes, a band, and food.
Cost: $100/team, $35/individual, $10/kidsd
Lectures and Learning
March 22 (8-noon)
A one-day workshop in Adobe Indesign, presented by the Graphic Communication Institute at Cal Poly, March 22. 2014 Time: 8:00am-12:00pm Location: the Graphic Communication Building 26, Room 220.
DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Good Dogma is holding classes through April 21.
CAMP FIRE FUNDRAISER
March 22 (10am-4pm)
Come to the Suddenly Spring Craft Faire & Tri-Tip BBQ, a benefit for the youth of Camp Fire Central Coast, on March 22. Featuring crafts, activities, bounce house, music & more.
Cost: $10 for tri-tip bbq
NIGHT WITHOUT LIMITS: ROARING '20S STYLE
March 22 (6-10pm)
UCP of SLO County's yearly "Night Without Limits" fundraiser aims to bring awareness to residents living with disabilities, showcasing affiliated organizations and their services, March 22.
March 22 (6:30pm)
Three course dinner by local chef Liz Lynch-Begovich of Seaside Cafe & Bakery paired with wines from Stephen Ross Cellars, March 22. WIll benefit Arroyo Grande Hospital breast cancer fund. Beach Butlerz will provide comfortable setting with cabanas, lounges and bonfire pits.
Cost: $75 in advance; $100 at event
STATE PARK DOCENT TRAINING
March 22 (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
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