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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)
nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
CASA INFO SESSION
Learn about becoming an advocate for an abused child, mentoring, and other volunteer opportunities at CASA, fourth Wednesdays.
April 13 (1-3pm)
Local landscaper Gabriel Frank of Gardens by Gabriel will explore compelling plants from the mediterranean regions of the world. Followed at 2pm by a free docent-led tour of the Garden. April 13.
San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Cost: $5 members and $10 non-members
SLO CONTRA DANCE
April 13 (7pm)
on April 13.
Cost: $9, $5 with student ID
April 13 (Contact for event times)
Nutrient dense gourmet food and live music on April 13.
April 13 (7pm)
Join us as we raise funds and awareness to end violence against women and girls. Buy tickets at: vday5cities.org. April 13.
April 13 (6:00 - 9:00 p.m.)
Vina Robles,Parrish,Robert Hall & Opolo
Cost: $120/pp; $105 Wine Club
LES MISERABLES...OR A WHOLE LOT LESS MISERABLE
April 13 (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
April 13 (4-7pm)
Songwriters At Play features Josh Barrett and Brianna Lee (aka Girls & Boys) to kick off a new monthly showcase. Special guests on April 13 include: Derek Senn, Cynthia Hathaway, Brent Dannells of the Dr. Danger blues band, and Denmark's Karoline Hausted and her husband Mark Davis.
ROYAL GARDEN SWING ORCHESTRA
April 13 (2-4:30pm)
This 9 piece band sounds big. Performing on April 13.
After school Pottery for kids
April 13 (3:30-5:00 /11-4:30)
Every child needs a chance to create!
Cost: $20 per class
Caterpillars are Back!
April 13 (All Day)
Adopt a caterpillar for $2!
Art Table Activities: Hungry Caterpillar
April 13 (10 am-5 pm)
Make a caterpillar with colored paper
COUNTY WORKDAYS: COASTAL DUNES
April 13 (9am-noon)
Please call ECO SLO for more information. Workday is on April 13.
April 13 (9am-12pm)
Help us pot up native plant seedlings for planting on the preserve this winter on April 13.
Sports and Wellness
HORSESHOE COURT BENEFIT TOURNAMENT
April 13 (10:30am check-in, 10:45am draw for partner, 11am games start)
April 13. Pre-registration required.
Cost: $25 per person includes lunch
April 13 (9am-4pm)
April 13 and April 14 with Lee Holden.
Cost: $125 by April 5th, $150
Lectures and Learning
Pottery Classes for Adults
Clay classes in wheel throwing&sculpture
Cost: $20 per class
April 13 (11am-12:30pm)
Workshop will be led by Jennifer Fox (teacher for 25 years) and recently moved to the area to share this wonderful style of yoga here at Serenity. April 13.
April 13 (9am-12:30pm)
Volunteers are needed at Montana de Oro State Park for CSPF's Earth Day on April 13. Register at calparks.org/earthday.
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