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April 25

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

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

OPEN STUDIO
April 25 (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

BATTLE OF THE SALONS
Battle of Salons at Pappy McGregors in Paso every Friday this month
BATTLE OF THE SALONS
April 25 (8pm)

Battle of the Salons of SLO county. Winners of week two, Renaissance Salon & Boutique in downtown SLO, will be competing in round three, April 18. Come see which team of stylists will advance.

Anastasia
renaissanceslo@yahoo.com
Phone: 602-2502

Pappy McGregors
1112 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93447

Cost: $15

CALCAREOUS WINEMAKER DINNER
Paso Robles CAB Collective
CALCAREOUS WINEMAKER DINNER
Winery Events
April 25 (6:30pm)

CAB Collective Winemakers Dinner featuring Thomas Hill Organics, April 25.

Anna Duran
anna@calcareous.com
Phone: 239-0289
http://calcareous.com

Calcareous Vineyard
3430 Peachy Canyon Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $125 per person; $100 for wine club members

Stage

<em>PROOF</em>
PROOF
April 25 (2pm and 7pm)

SLO Little Theatre presents Proof, a Pulitzer Prize winning drama by David Auburn, through April 27.

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org/mainstage?s=00000023

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$25

<em>THE MARK OF MORRO</em>
Melodrama Cast of The Mark of Morro
THE MARK OF MORRO
April 25 (Wed, Thurs, Fri 7pm, Sat 3pm & 7pm, Sun 6pm)

A melodrama about a local college student running for student body president who is conflicted when faced with shady business about his school, through April 27.  

Box Office
info@americanmelodrama.com
Phone: 489-2499

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano 93445

Cost: $18-$24

<em>THE COVER OF LIFE</em>
Posing for LIfe Magazine
THE COVER OF LIFE
April 25 (7:30pm Fri. & Sat.; 3pm Sun. )

The Pewter Plough Playhouse presents the drama about the lives of three WWII war brides and Life magazine's coverage on the women, through May 18.

Viv Goff, Box Office Mgr.
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://www.pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $16-$21

WES NISKER DHARMA COMEDY: <em>HOW TO BE AN EARTHLING!</em>
Wes Nisker
WES NISKER DHARMA COMEDY: HOW TO BE AN EARTHLING!
April 25 (7pm–8:30pm)

Wes ‘Scoop’ Nisker presents this acclaimed comic monologue that explores the foolish human condition and the joys and sorrows of living in the modern age on April 25. Sponsored by White Heron Sangha.

Carole Maurer
camaurer@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 528-8018
http://whiteheronsangha.org

Morro Bay Veterans Memorial Building
209 Surf St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $10 suggested donation

Music

CAL POLY FESTIVAL SHOWCASE: THE BANDS
Members of the Wind Orchestra and University Jazz Band
CAL POLY FESTIVAL SHOWCASE: THE BANDS
April 25 (8pm)

April 25.

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2406
http://music.calpoly.edu

Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $12-$14 general; $9 and $12 seniors and students

JESSICA FICHOT
JESSICA FICHOT
April 25 (8pm)

Drawing from her French/Chinese/American heritage and her youth in Paris, chanteuse and songwriter Fichot performs original French chanson, Chinese swing, gypsy jazz and international folk backed by her fiery trio and armed with her accordion, April 25.

Steynberg Gallery
steynberggallery@gmail.com
Phone: 547-0278

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

RITA HOSKING DUO IN CONCERT
April 25 (7pm)

on April 25.

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

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $20

Art

SANDI HELLER: "PASTEL ADVENTURES"
April 25

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

ART BAR
April 25 (various )

Workshops led by local artists to create the night's chosen artwork, through June 16. includes canvas, paints, apron, and first cocktail. Tuesday-Sunday. Family Day on Sundays at noon.

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 544-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Art Bar at Granada Hotel and Bistro
1130 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

SLOMA ARTALK
SLOMA ARTALK
April 25 (2pm)

Artist Michele Byrne will be the featured speaker for April 25. Come meet the artist as she talks about her exhibit, “The Art of Conversation,” as well as see a demonstration of how she starts her paintings.

Erica Ellis
eellis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://www.sloma.org

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

PAINT & PINOT ART CLASSES
Classes and Workshops
April 25 (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

BEGINNING DRAWING 1: FUNDAMENTALS
Draw with LARRY Le BRANE using an easy ‘right-brain’ approach
BEGINNING DRAWING 1: FUNDAMENTALS
Classes and Workshops
April 25 (9:30am-12:30pm)

Larry Le Brane teaches an easy ‘right-brain’ way to draw, through May 16. Make lines, perspective and composition come to life with pen-ink, charcoal and pencil.

Wes Martin
phillip_martin@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3131 ext. 2103
http://www.communityprograms.net

Cuesta College
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $118 for 6 weeks

DATE NIGHT
Classes and Workshops
April 25 (6:30pm-8:30pm)

A fun way to get to know someone, through June 13. Whether using the pottery wheels or sitting down to sculpt, folks are encouraged to share wine and food and conversation while exploring the wonders of clay.

Shevon Sullivan
anamcre@charter.net
Phone: 896-6197
http://www.anamcre.com

Anam-Cre Pottery
570 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Winters Trimmings
"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Galleries
April 25 (noon-6pm)

Studios on the Park is pleased to host W. Truman Hosner as the Guest Associate Artist In Residence. His intimate plein-air pastels of landscapes and figures, is available for viewing through May 18.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://www.studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

CHAOS
Chaos
CHAOS
Openings and Receptions
April 25 (5-7pm)

Let your hair down and explore the surreal, the realistic, or the abstract, through April 27.

Rod Payor
Publicity@pasoroblesart.org
Phone: 235-0798

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

"ANIMAL INSTINCT"
"ANIMAL INSTINCT"
Special Art Events
April 25 (noon)

art exhibit through April 27. Celebrating the agricultural soul and native spirit of Paso Robles through original imagery of livestock and wild creatures.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238.9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine Street
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

FROM DUSK 'TIL DRAWN: 24-HOUR DRAWING RALLY
FROM DUSK 'TIL DRAWN: 24-HOUR DRAWING RALLY
Special Art Events
April 25 (5pm)

Drawing is broadly interpreted and works by artists grace the walls throughout the 24-hour event, April 25-26. All drawings are sold to the public and proceeds are divided among the drawers and MCASB.

MCASB Press
development@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 319-7980
http://www.mcasantabarbara.org/node/192

Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara
653 Paseo Nuevo
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: $5

Kid Stuff

HATCHING CHICK CRAFT
April 25 (10am-5pm)

Children can learn about baby chickens and have fun participating in the hatching activity, through April 25.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://www.slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: museum admission

SHELL STRENGTH TESTING
April 25 (11am-noon)

Pile books of various weights on crated eggs to test strength, through April 25.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://www.slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: museum admission

STORY TIME WITH KAREN
April 25 (11am)

Come to the Jellybean Junction in the children's museum for a fun-filled story, April 25.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://www.slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: museum admission

KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
Get Fit
April 25

Paragon Brazilian Jiu Jitsu offers kids classes in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai through June 3. Ages 4 & up. First two classes free.

Chris Lovato
paragonslo@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 305-7512
http://www.paragonbjjslo.com

Paragon BJJ
235 Tank Farm, Unit J
San Luis Obispo 93401

Sports and Wellness

BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Lessons and Classes
April 25 (Various)

Intensive workout regimen designed to kick-start your healthy lifestyle, through May 16. Surrounding yourself with women who have the same fitness goals just makes the journey that much easier to take. Join & recruit a friend and you both save $25. Limited spots available.

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

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: $150

ZUMBA FITNESS
Zumba Fitness
ZUMBA FITNESS
Lessons and Classes
April 25 (9:30am)

Drop in class, through June 14. First time is free.

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://www.gozumbagirl.com

So. County Regional Ctr.
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $6

Fundraisers

DANA'S FUN-RAISER - PCPA'S NOISES OFF
April 25 (Reception at 5:30pm, show at 7pm)

DANA hosts a fun-raiser at PCPA's Noises Off April 25.

Marina Washburn
marina@danaadobe.org
Phone: 9295679
http://danaadobe.org

Marian Theater
671 S. Oakglen Ave
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $35

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
April 25 (9-10:30am; 3-4:30pm)

This weekly group is for adult women that focuses on healing trauma from childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault, through June 7. Pre-registration is required. Mondays 9-10:30am at SLO office Fridays 3-4:30pm at Paso office.

Shannon Cantillano
contact@riseslo.org
Phone: 226-5400
http://riseslo.org

RISE
51 Zaca Lane, Ste. 140
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Suggested $10 donation