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March 29

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 29 (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

OPEN STUDIO
March 29 (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.

Terri Kurczewski
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229
http://smartstudioslo.com

Sm(ART) Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5/hr

BOOK RELEASE & SIGNING
March 29 (1-3pm)

Doug Jenzen will sign copies of his new book, Images of America: Guadalupe, which contains nearly 200 historical photographs of Guadalupe and is the latest book in Arcadia Publishing’s pictorial history series, March 29.

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

Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe St.
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: Donations accepted

ESTERO BAY COMMUNITY RADIO LAUNCH
97.3 The Rock Goes to Air Waves
ESTERO BAY COMMUNITY RADIO LAUNCH
March 29 (1-4pm)

97.3 The Rock will turn on the big switch to go live on March 29. After a wait of 2 years, the radio has received the FCC license. Live bands, refreshments, and shows will be featured.

Sherry Sim
sherry@sherrysim.com
Phone: 234-4315
http://esterobayradio.org

Morro Bay Chamber
695 Harbor Street
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

GEOLOGY ROCKS AT THE EXPLORATION STATION
Exploring Geodes
GEOLOGY ROCKS AT THE EXPLORATION STATION
March 29 (2-3pm)

Explore rocks and minerals on March 29. Bring a rock to stump the geologist! Come early and play in the science center.

Tosha R Punches
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 4731421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Avenue
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $2 kids, $3 adults, $1 extra to break your own geode

Stage

THE IRISH CURSE
March 29 (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

<em>SARAH, PLAIN AND TALL</em> STAGED READING
SARAH, PLAIN AND TALL STAGED READING
March 29 (7pm)

SLO Little Theatre’s Academy of Creative Theatre presents a staged reading of Sarah, Plain and Tall, March 28-29.

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: $7-$10

"NO SHAME" THEATRE
March 29 (9:30pm)

Late night original theatre last Friday of the month, June 27.

boxoffice@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org

SLO Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Music

GUITARIST ERIC HENDERSON IN CONCERT
March 29 (7:30pm)

March 29.

slofolks
Phone: 440-9521
http://slofolks.org

Castoro Cellars
1315 North Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $20

PETE SEEGER TRIBUTE CONCERT
Pete Seeger
PETE SEEGER TRIBUTE CONCERT
March 29 (7:30pm)

Songwriters At Play presents Pete's songs, performed by Frankie Fuchs, Lost Hills, Rob Kimball, Ted Waterhouse, Sus Corez, BanjerDan, Dulcie Taylor, Holly Ann Phillips, Steve Key, Susan Marie Reeves, March 29.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 204-6821
http://songwritersatplay.com

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

Writers and Literature

BOOK SIGNING PARTY
Rainbow and Friends Love One Another book cover
BOOK SIGNING PARTY
March 29 (11am-2pm)

Baby chicks will be on hand for this book signing party for Rainbow and Friends Love One Another, March 29.

Nicolette
poetry@nicolettesart.com
Phone: 710-3090
http://nicolette.tateauthor.com

Farm Supply SLO
224 Tank Farm Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

SANDI HELLER: "PASTEL ADVENTURES"
March 29

Pastel landscapes featuring travel around the West and Central Coast, through April 30.

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

Sands Motel
1930 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

BOB DICKEY AT MONTEREY ST. WINES
Bob Dickey Painting
BOB DICKEY AT MONTEREY ST. WINES
Art at Wineries
March 29

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 29

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 29 (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 29 (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 29 (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 29 (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

ART ACTIVITY: SNAKE HATS
March 29 (10am-5pm)

Who ever heard of a rattlesnake hat? Make one in the Art Center through March 30.

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

The Outdoors

SPRING PLANT SALE
Volunteer at SLOBG Plant Sale
SPRING PLANT SALE
March 29 (10am-1pm)

SLO Botanical Garden’s Semi-Annual Plant Sale on Saturday March 29. Garden Members can arrive an hour early. Parking and admission into El Chorro Regional Park are free.

Jazmyn
JStrickland@SLOBG.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org

SLO Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd
San Luis Obispo 93405

Sports and Wellness

FITNESS FOR GOLF
March 29 (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 29 (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

INTRO TO POLE FITNESS WORKSHOP
Pole Fitness at Tantrum Fitness
INTRO TO POLE FITNESS WORKSHOP
Lessons and Classes
March 29 (11:30am)

Hands-on instruction and interactive participation in basic pole moves, March 29. Please RSVP.

Claudia
info@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://tantrumfitness.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave
Grover Beach 93433

Lectures and Learning

DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Classes
March 29

Good Dogma is holding classes through April 21.

Good Dogma
gooddogma@hotmail.com
Phone: 528-8383

Red Barn
2180 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Volunteers

STATE PARK DOCENT TRAINING
March 29 (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.