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May 1

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

DR. DAVE KEIL AT CNPS-SLO r
May 1

Learn about California native grasses and try out Dr. David Keil’s new key to the genera. Dr. Keil will begin the program with an introduction to grass features in which you will be encouraged to ask questions, followed by a hands-on workshop.

Judi Young
judi@judiyoung.com
Phone: 234-2557

SLO Vets Hall
San Luis Obispo Vets Hall. 801 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 1 (Varies by event)

May is Bike Month. Grab your friends and family, compete in iRide Community Bike Challenge or attend one of the volunteer hosted events listed on calendar here: rideeshare.org.

Angela Nelson
anelson@rideshare.org
Phone: 781-1385

93401

Cost: Free

Stage

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 1 (Wed, Thurs, Fri: 7pm; Sat: 3pm & 7pm; Sun: 6pm)

presented by the Great American Melodrama, through June 15. Join adventurer Phileas Fogg and his faithful manservant as they race the globe in under 80 days. Danger and comic surprises abound as five actors portray 39 characters traversing 7 continents.

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

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano 93445

Cost: $18-$24

Music

GUITAR CLASSES
GUITAR CLASSES
May 1

Join like-minded adults and discover your hidden musical talent or expand on your current guitar abilities, through June 19. Three classes to choose from: Beginning, Intermediate and Ensemble.

Judy Adkison
jadkison@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1328
http://www.ae.slcusd.org

San Luis Coastal Adult School
1500 Lizzie St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Writers and Literature

THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE
May 1 (6:30pm)

Read Together presents William Saroyan’s Pulitzer Prize winning play, May 1. No auditions needed, all voices are welcome.

Chase McMunn
cmcmunn@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: FREE

Art

ART BAR
May 1 (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

JANICE LUCIER WORKS ON DISPLAY
May 1 (During business hours)

through June 30.

Rene Scarnegi
frstcls@aol.com
Phone: 543-4902

West End Espresso
670 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

"PAINTING WITH LIGHT"
"PAINTING WITH LIGHT"
Art at Wineries
May 1 (10am-5pm)

Featuring selected work from: "Sacred Light - Sacred Lands”: A Journey Through the Nat’l Parks & Monuments and the American Landscape; and "A New Vision of the Central Coast and the California Landscape." Photo-Paintings by Paul J. McCloskey. Daily through June 30.

Kyle Coots
paul@paintingwithlightstudio.com
Phone: 226-8881
http://www.sculpterra.com

Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Gardens
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles, 93446

Cost: FREE

"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Winters Trimmings
"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Galleries
May 1 (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

KIDS ART SMART
Galleries
May 1 (noon-6pm)

The students of Bauer Speck Elementary School present the art they created as part of Studios on the Park's "Kids Art Smart" program, May 1-4.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

Kid Stuff

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
May 1 (5pm)

Children ages 5 to 10 welcome, Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 22.

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

BEGINNING POTTERY FOR KIDS
May 1

Anam-Cre'Pottery offers beginning classes for kids 6 and up, through June 10. They sculpt, throw on the wheel, make story plates and build bird houses. Give your kids the opportunity to explore their creativity. After school hours and Saturdays.

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

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

Cost: $40

KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
Get Fit
May 1

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
May 1 (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

AIKIDO CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 1 (5:15-6:45 pm)

Ongoing classes through June 26. Beginners welcome.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

YOGA RELAX SERIES
Green Lotus Center
YOGA RELAX SERIES
Lessons and Classes
May 1 (6-7:30pm)

Gentle, restorative yoga with Body Work & Essential Oils, through May 22. Taught by RYTs Heather Noyes and Tracy Kosinski.

Kirk Forde
kirk@bodhiqi.com
Phone: 748- 4930
http://www.greenlotuscenter.com

Green Lotus Center
550 Morro Bay Blvd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $60 for 4 sessions or $18 drop-in

ZUMBA AT SLO VETERAN'S HALL
Lessons and Classes
May 1

through June 5. Drop in anytime.

Zumba with Sue
Rosiethree@aol.com
Phone: (323) 273-9909

SLO Veteran's Hall
801 S. Grand St.
SLO 93401

Cost: $5

CAPSLO ADULT WELLNESS AND PREVENTION SCREENING
Special Events
May 1 (9:30am-noon)

Free health screening for adults from through May 8. Blood pressure, pulse, weight, finger-prick blood screening for anemia, blood sugar, and cholesterol testing available, as well as nutritional/lifestyle counseling and free dental screening by CHC dentists at some sites. No appointment needed.

Heather Murphy, R.N.
hmurphy@caplso.org
Phone: 544-2484
http://capslo.org

SLO Senior Center
1445 Santa Rosa
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Lectures and Learning

LIBRARY LUNCHEON
Announcements
May 1 (11am)

The SLO Friends of the Library Annual Luncheon will be held on May 1. Local author and speaker Felicia Prekeris Brown will be the guest presenter. Make reservations online.

lanny hernandez
pr@slofol.org
Phone: 543-6247
http://www.slofol.org

Madonna Inn Main Ballroom
100 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $22

SENIOR PEER COUNSELING CERTIFICATION TRAINING
Classes
May 1 (1-4pm)

through March 8. Trains volunteers age 55 and up to provide free in-home supportive counseling to seniors. Counselors help seniors improve their quality of life and maintain their independence as they navigate various challenges.

Traci Mello
tmello@wilshirehcs.org
Phone: 547-7025 Ext. 15
http://seniorpeer@wilshirehcs.org

Rolling Hills Apartments
999 Las Tablas Rd
Templeton 93465

Cost: Free

Support Groups

CAREGIVERS FOR ADULTS WITH NEUROLOGICAL IMPAIRMENTS MEETING
May 1 (3-4:30pm)

on the first Thursday of every month. Share and learn from others caring for loved ones with stroke, brain injury, or other serious brain damage.

Alyce Crawford
alycec@coastcrc.org
Phone: 534-9234

The Palms
55 N. Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free