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March 23

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

Special Events

A NIGHT IN BLACK AND WHITE
March 23 (Dinner will be served at 7pm)

Come join the Friends of the North County Women's Shelter and Resource Center for an elegant evening at "A Night in Black and White," a benefit event for the North County Women's Shelter and the Sexual Assault Recovery and Prevention Center. March 23 at the Pavilion on the Lake in Atascadero. Black and white attire is encouraged! The event will feature: live Music by 46 West, live and silent auctions, local wines, and the social hour will begin at 5pm.

Cathy
csolkshinitz@ncwomensshelter.org
Phone: 226-5400 x206
http://northcountywomensshelter.org

Pavilion on the Lake
9315 Pismo Ave.
Atascadero

FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
March 23 (11am-3pm)

The Network for a Healthy California-Gold Coast Region invites all San Luis Obispo County residents to learn about healthier meal options with a free, healthy food demonstration. March 23.

Christina Lares
christinai.lares@ventura.org
Phone: 677-5255
http://goldcoastnetwork.org

Albertson's Grocery
1132 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

Stage

LES MISERABLES...OR A WHOLE LOT LESS MISERABLE
March 23 (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!

Box Office
info@americanmelodrama.com
Phone: 805-489-2499
http://www.americanmelodrama.com

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front Street
Oceano 93445

Cost: $18, $20, $22

Music

CUESTA WIND ENSEMBLE AND SLO WIND ORCHESTRA w/SPECIAL GUESTS
L.A. movie studio and symphonic great trombonist Alex Iles
CUESTA WIND ENSEMBLE AND SLO WIND ORCHESTRA w/SPECIAL GUESTS
March 23 (3:00 p.m.)

The Cuesta Wind Ensemble and SLO Wind Orchestra with special guests L.A. movie studio greats Alex Iles and Jim Self.

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

Cuesta College CPAC
HWY 1
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $15 general/$12 seniors and students

Art

SHADES OF GREEN
Waterfront Home
SHADES OF GREEN
Openings and Receptions
March 23 (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.

Ruth Ann Angus
candidcow@att,net
Phone: 805-772-2504
http://www.artcentermorrobay.com

Morro Bay Art Center
835 Main Street
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

BIRDIE PERFORMANCE AT BOO BOO RECORDS
Birdie at Boo Boo's!
BIRDIE PERFORMANCE AT BOO BOO RECORDS
March 23 (11am)

Birdie performs all original children's music from their 3 cd's including the new release, "The Kitchen Pan Band".

Birdie
birdietunes@yahoo.com
Phone: 805-440-5352
http://www.birdietunes.com

Boo Boo Records
978 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

The Outdoors

DOCENT LED HIKES: IRISH HILLS
March 23 (9am-Noon)

Please call Eco Slo for more information. Hike is on March 23.

Kylie
Programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Irish Hills
Exact meeting location to be determined
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

SLO STEWARD'S WORKDAY: RESERVOIR CANYON
March 23 (9am-noon)

Please call ECO SLO for more information. Workday is on March 23.

Kylie
Programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Reservoir Canyon
Exact meeting location to be determined
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Lectures and Learning

Uniting With Our Subconscious Minds
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
March 23 (10:00am - 3:00pm)

On March 23rd come learn how to improve the quality of your life by engaging the service of your Subconscious Mind.

Phillip Martin
phillip_martin@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3132
http://http//www.communityprograms.net

cuesta College SLO Campus
N. Hwy 1,
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $47.

Fundraisers

BARBECUE FUNDRAISER
March 23 (1-4pm)

Kick off the Ian Carpenter Johnson Foundation's first big event fundraiser on March 23 from 1-4pm at the downtown Templeton Park. The non-profit was created to raise awareness and funds to help provide support both financially and through prayer to those struggling with substance abuse. Bring your blankets and chairs and enjoy an afternoon in the park with live music by local rockabilly band "Sons of KD Elder" along with a silent auction, donation only tri-tip lunch, and kids activites.

Jana
janacarlson@live.com
http://iancarpenterjohnsonfoundation.com

Templeton Park
Templeton

CHARITY SALE
March 23 (7 am)

March 23rd @ 7 am. Large Charity Yard Sale benefiting the Women's Club of SLO's Scholarship Fund awarded h.s. seniors

jasmine
jasmineaim@hotmail.com
Phone: 8054892419

FIlipino Cultural Center
885 S 13th St
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: 0

SAN LUIS OBISPO ROTARY SPAGHETTI WESTERN FUNDRAISER
March 23 (4-8pm)

Dine on Cafe Roma spaghetti and top sirloin BBQ. Enjoy fun movies and games. Proceeds go to local charities and scholarships. March 23.

Peggy Carlaw
pcarlaw@gmail.com
Phone: 951-581-4999
http://slorotary.org

Ludwig Center
864 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $25 for adults and $5 for children

Volunteers

ADOPT-A-PET EVENTS
March 23 (11am-4pm)

take place every Saturday. Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered, tested and vaccinated prior to adoption. A free vet examination is included.

Debra Holt
DebraHolt@AOL.COM
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PetCo
Madonna Plaza Shopping Center
SLO 93405

Cost: Adoption fees are $60 for one or $80 for two