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May 14 - May 21

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

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 14 (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

CAMBRIA TOUR OF CALIFORNIA AFTER-PARTY
May 14 (4-8pm)

Tour of California celebration throughout the East Village May 14. Live music, wine, Cambria craft beer, and historic bicycle display at Cambria Historical Museum.

Penny
linfo@cambriahistoricalsociety.com
Phone: 927-2891
http://www.cambriahistoricalsociety.com

Cambria East Village
2251 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: FREE

PARTY ON POMEROY
May 14 (5-7:30pm)

"Tacos, Tapas & Treats" will feature local restaurant specials, live music from Moonshiner Collective, dance performances, kids's activities, and a wine walk. Come join this fun community event, May 14

City of Pismo Beach
jmarsalek@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7034
http://www.classiccalifornia.com

Downtown Pismo Beach
100 Block of Pomeroy
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: FREE

Stage

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 14 (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

Writers and Literature

"THE ART OF ASKING THE BEAUTIFUL QUESTION"
Poetry
May 14 (8-10pm)

Poet David Whyte explores the line of inquiry that helps us reimagine ourselves, our world and our part in it, May 14.  

UCSB Arts & Lectures
aandl-info@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://www.artsandlectures.sa.ucsb.edu/Details.aspx?PerfNum=2937

Campbell Hall
UCSB Campus
Santa Barbara 93106

Cost: $8-$20

Art

ART BAR
May 14 (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 14 (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 14 (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

BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Marinella Senatore, Piccolo Caos (Little Chaos), 2013, Fine art print on Hahnemühle paper, 160 x 300 cm, Courtesy Peres Projects, Berlin
BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Museums
May 14 (6-8pm)

Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.

MCASB Press
press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373

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

Cost: FREE

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
May 14 (noon-5pm)

These are not photographs, these are dreams that you are invited to enter and experience, through June 30. Some of these dreams are playful with people seeming to do ordinary acts like talking on the phone or pulling a wagon, but they are underwater.

Kabe Russell
dadagallery@hotmail.com
Phone: 400-8903
http://olivetreefinearts.com

Olive Tree Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

HANDLEBAR STREAMERS
May 14 (11am)

Decorate your bike's handlebars with streamers made from skateboard wheel shavings, through May 18.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://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
May 14

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

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
May 14 (7:15pm)

with live drumming through July 2.

Bruce Ogilvie
info@highermovement.com
Phone: 305-0172

Central Coast Afro Rhythm and Dance
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93402

Cost: $8

BELLYFIT CLASSES
BELLYFIT CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 14 (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

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 14 (11am-Noon)

Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies. Held most Wednesdays through May.

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com

mBody Yoga & Massage
780 Caudill St
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Lessons and Classes
May 14 (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
May 14 (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

GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
May 14 (4:30-5:30pm)

New session starting next week through Aug. 11. Appropriate for beginners and great for relaxation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org/

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

Cost: $76

STRONGER YOGA
Lessons and Classes
May 14 (5:35-6:35 pm )

New session starting through August 11. Appropriate for strong beginners to intermediate. Includes vinyasa flow and some usage of light weights, with relaxation and meditation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

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

Cost: $76

Special Events

LADIES NIGHT
May 15 (6-9pm)

Every third Thursday evening of the month at the Sm(ART) Studio is ladies' night, through May 15.  Bring a snack or drink to share. Call Terri to reserve a spot.

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

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

Cost: $5

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 15 (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

CLOSING OF GAS PAYMENT CENTER
May 15 (6pm)

Southern California Gas Company has petitioned to close the payment center. Please come join us in saving our services at the Public Hearing held May 15.

Nancy Logan
nancylogan@uwual132.org
Phone: (877) 788-6466

Sands Inn and Suites
1930 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

THE YOUTH ARTS ACADEMY OF THE CENTRAL COAST INAUGURAL DINNER PARTY
May 15 (6pm)

May 15. Optional ballroom dancing. Make reservations at www.youthartsacademycc.com or call 481-1790.

Mary Ephron Cooper
maryephroncooper@charter.net
Phone: 481-1790
http://youthartsacademycc.com

Madonna Inn - Round Room
100 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $100 per person; $175 per couple; $500 for table of 6

Stage

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 15 (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 15

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

<em>THE GOOD FOLK SHOW </em>
THE GOOD FOLK SHOW
May 15 (6:30-9:30pm)

Erin Inglish and Anna Cosper present vignettes from their original production on May 15.

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: FREE

BILL FRISELL IN CONCERT
Grammy winning guitarist Bill Frisell
BILL FRISELL IN CONCERT
May 15 (8pm)

on May 15.

Fred Friedman
ffriedma@calpoly.edu
Phone: 541-0657

The Monday Club
1815 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $35

Writers and Literature

POETRY READING
Award-winning poet and Cal Poly English professor Kevin Clark will read selections from his work on May at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Atascadero.
POETRY READING
Poetry
May 15 (7pm)

Award-winning poet and Cal Poly professor Kevin Clark will read his original work on May 15. An open mike will follow.

Ivan BrownOtter
enchantedoak@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 995-1095

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church
5318 Palma Ave.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: FREE

Art

ART BAR
May 15 (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 15 (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 15 (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 15 (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

BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Marinella Senatore, Piccolo Caos (Little Chaos), 2013, Fine art print on Hahnemühle paper, 160 x 300 cm, Courtesy Peres Projects, Berlin
BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Museums
May 15 (6-8pm)

Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.

MCASB Press
press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373

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

Cost: FREE

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
May 15 (noon-5pm)

These are not photographs, these are dreams that you are invited to enter and experience, through June 30. Some of these dreams are playful with people seeming to do ordinary acts like talking on the phone or pulling a wagon, but they are underwater.

Kabe Russell
dadagallery@hotmail.com
Phone: 400-8903
http://olivetreefinearts.com

Olive Tree Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

YOUTH ARTS ACADEMY OF THE CENTRAL COAST INAUGURAL DINNER
Special Art Events
May 15 (6pm)

You are invited to an inaugural dinner party at the Madonna Inn Round Room on May 15, with optional ballroom dancing to follow.

Mary Ephron Cooper
maryephroncooper@charter.net
Phone: 481-1790

Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $100

Kid Stuff

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
May 15 (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 15

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

HANDLEBAR STREAMERS
May 15 (11am)

Decorate your bike's handlebars with streamers made from skateboard wheel shavings, through May 18.

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

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

Cost: museum admission

MOONLIGHT HOURS
May 15 (5-8pm)

Enjoy free admission to the museum during Farmer's Market, May 15.

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

KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
Get Fit
May 15

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

AIKIDO CLASSES FOR ADULTS
May 15 (6pm )

Beginner level footwork, moves, and techniques from the modern Japanese martial art; non-violent, through May 26. Taught by blackbelt Mary Tesoro, with 32 years+ experience.

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

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$30

BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Lessons and Classes
May 15 (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 15 (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 15 (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 15

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

Lectures and Learning

"FROM VISION TO VOICE"
May 15 (11:10am-12:30pm)

Psychologist and Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at UC Irvine will give a talk titled "From Vision to Voice: The Passionate Discourse of Social Outrage Among All Diverse People," May 15.

Roslyn Caldwell
rmcaldwe@calpoly.edu
http://diversity.calpoly.edu

Cal Poly Chumash Auditorium
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93407

Cost: Free

NEW WRITING COURSES
Classes
May 15 (5:30pm)

Various, new classes through June 12.

Teri Bayus
livewell@teribayus.com
Phone: 305-0579
http://www.teribayus.com

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: $30 per class

Support Groups

LOS OSOS DEMENTIA CAREGIVERS
May 15 (1-2:30pm)

Support group for those who care for patients with dementia, through May 15. Supervised watch of patient is provided in adjoining room.  

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

Los Osos Baptist Church
1900 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: FREE

Special Events

OPEN STUDIO
May 16 (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

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 16 (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

15TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
May 16 (6:30-8:30pm)

Join the Dunes Center in celebrating 15th years of natural science education and visitors services. 15 tastings for $15 May 16.

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

Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe St.
Guadalupe 93434

Cost: $15

Stage

<em>THE COVER OF LIFE</em>
Posing for LIfe Magazine
THE COVER OF LIFE
May 16 (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

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 16 (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

AN EVENING OF WOODWIND & STRING CHAMBER MUSIC
May 16 (7:30pm)

The Cal Poly Music Department will perform a variety of traditional and contemporary repertoire featuring woodwind and string instruments, May 16.

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

United Methodist Church
1515 Fredericks St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: FREE

CUESTA CHOIR CONCERT
Cuesta Chamber Singers
CUESTA CHOIR CONCERT
May 16 (7:30pm)

May 16. From Gospel to Gershwin presents music that has helped form our unique American choral sound. The Cuesta Chamber Singers and Voce will showcase pieces that they are performing while on tour in France.

Bea Anderson
bea_anderson@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3198
http://www.cpactickets.cuesta.edu

Cuesta CPAC
Hwy 1
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $7-$12

WINE FESTIVAL KICK-OFF CELEBRATION
The Bobby Santacruz Band kicks the weekend off right!
WINE FESTIVAL KICK-OFF CELEBRATION
May 16 (6:15pm)

There's no better way to start your weekend than with this great concert, May 16. Tickets also include your first glass of wine from our keg barrel. Dinner by Dining with Andre available for purchase.

CASTORO CELLARS
events@castorocellars.com
Phone: 238-0725
http://www.castorocellars.com

Castoro Cellars
1315 N. Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $15

WINE FESTIVAL KICK-OFF CELEBRATION
May 16 (7pm)

There's no better way to start your weekend than with this great concert, May 16. Tickets also include your first glass of wine from our keg barrel. Dinner by Dining with Andre available for purchase.

CASTORO CELLARS
events@castorocellars.com
Phone: 238-0725
http://www.castorocellars.com

Castoro Cellars
1315 N. Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $15

WINEFEST KICK-OFF CELEBRATION
The Bobby Santacruz Band kicks the weekend off right!
WINEFEST KICK-OFF CELEBRATION
May 16 (6:15pm)

Celebrate the good life and Dam Fine Wine with this great dance band, May 16. Catered gourmet dinner available for purchase by Dining with Andre. Tickets include the show and a glass of wine.

Rhiannon
events@castorocellars.com
Phone: 238-0725

Castoro Cellars
1315 N. Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $15 general; $10 Wine Club members

Writers and Literature

FRIDAY EDITION POETRY
Poetry
May 16 (7pm)

SLOMA hosts New Theorem Press' "Friday Edition Poetry Series" May 16. Poets TBA.

Benny Biesek
benny.biesek@gmail.com
Phone: 215-3370
http://www.newtheorem.blogspot.com

SLOMA
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 General; $4 Students

Art

ART BAR
May 16 (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 16 (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 16 (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

BEGINNING DRAWING 1: FUNDAMENTALS
Draw with LARRY Le BRANE using an easy ‘right-brain’ approach
BEGINNING DRAWING 1: FUNDAMENTALS
Classes and Workshops
May 16 (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
May 16 (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
May 16 (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

BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Marinella Senatore, Piccolo Caos (Little Chaos), 2013, Fine art print on Hahnemühle paper, 160 x 300 cm, Courtesy Peres Projects, Berlin
BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Museums
May 16 (6-8pm)

Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.

MCASB Press
press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373

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

Cost: FREE

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
May 16 (noon-5pm)

These are not photographs, these are dreams that you are invited to enter and experience, through June 30. Some of these dreams are playful with people seeming to do ordinary acts like talking on the phone or pulling a wagon, but they are underwater.

Kabe Russell
dadagallery@hotmail.com
Phone: 400-8903
http://olivetreefinearts.com

Olive Tree Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

HANDLEBAR STREAMERS
May 16 (11am)

Decorate your bike's handlebars with streamers made from skateboard wheel shavings, through May 18.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://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
May 16

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 16 (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
May 16 (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

GUINEA DANCE CLASSES
West African Dance Classes
GUINEA DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 16 (7:30pm)

Mory Moussa Bangoura is teaching the traditional West African dance through July 4. All levels are welcome.

Mory Moussa Bangoura
morymoussab@gmail.com
Phone: 904-4788

Yoga Centre
672 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $12

Lectures and Learning

JESSYE NORMAN
May 16 (7:30-9:30pm)

Join one of America's most beloved blues/jazz performers while she discusses her new memoir Stand Up Straight and Sing, May 16.

UCSB Arts & Lectures
aandl-info@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://www.artsandlectures.sa.ucsb.edu/Details.aspx?PerfNum=2914

Hahn Hall
1070 Fairway Rd.
Santa Barbara 93108

Cost: $16-$77

WINE TASTING 101
Wine Tasting 101 by First Crush Cellars
WINE TASTING 101
Classes
May 16 (4-6pm)

Learn how to taste and evaluate red wines with owner/winemaker Becky Zelinski, May 16. Learn the wine tasting basics and sharpen your palate. Class features a selection of Paso Robles wines that exhibit traditional varietal characteristics.

Becky Zelinski
info@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 434-2772
http://www.firstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Cellars
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $40 general; $32 for Crush Club members

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
May 16 (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

Special Events

OPEN STUDIO
May 17 (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

ADOPT-A-PET
May 17 (11am)

Spring has sprung and the Feline Network has an assortment of cats and kittens who are looking for loving homes. All are tested, vaccinated and spayed/neutered. Adoptions through May 24.

Feline Network
info@felinenetwork.org
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 17 (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

7TH ANNUAL PISMO VINTAGE TRAILER RALLY
May 17 (10am-3pm)

May 17. Due to limited space, all visitors must park on street and walk into Resort.

Jay Jamison
rv@pismocoastvillage.com
Phone: 773-5649

Pismo Coast Village RV Resort
165 South Dolliver
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: FREE

AAUW BOOK SALE
May 17 (9am-3pm)

May 17.

Sharon Lowell
sjlowell@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 489-7282

K-Mart Parking Lot
Arroyo Grande 93420

AAUW BOOK SALE
May 17

on May 17.

Sharon Lowell
sjlowell@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 489-7282

K-Mart Parking Lot
Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

BALL AND SKEIN OPEN HOUSE
Colinette Yarns Showing off their new hand-dyed kits
BALL AND SKEIN OPEN HOUSE
May 17 (4-7pm)

An open house on May 17 to celebrate two years in their greatly expanded location. The event is featuring Sam Sansbury of Colinette Yarns, all the way from Wales.

Kris or Oz
info@cambriayarn.com
Phone: 927-3280
http://www.cambriayarn.com

Ball & Skein & More
4210 Bridge St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: FREE

FAMILY FESTIVAL AT THE FILIPINO CULTURAL CENTER
FAMILY FESTIVAL AT THE FILIPINO CULTURAL CENTER
May 17 (10am-4pm)

Everyone is invited for food, local crafts, games, face painting, a bounce house, and other entertainment, May 17.

FWCS
filipinowomensclubslo@gmail.com
Phone: 242-3453
http://familyfestival.weebly.com

Filipino Cultural Center
885 S. 13th St.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

MERCEDES-BENZ JAZZ FESTIVAL
May 17 (11am-10pm)

Inaugural festival and concert series to benefit children and the arts in the community, May 17.

Kevin Costigliolo
kcostigliolo@yahoo.com
Phone: 305-0460
http://slojazzfest.org

Mission Plaza
Mission Plaza
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $35 + fees

MERCEDES-BENZ SLO JAZZ FESTIVAL
The 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLO Jazz Festival
MERCEDES-BENZ SLO JAZZ FESTIVAL
May 17 (11am-10pm)

Inaugural festival and concert series to benefit children and the arts in the community, May 17.

Kevin Costigliolo
kcostigliolo@yahoo.com
Phone: 305-0460
http://www.slojazzfest.org

Mission Plaza
Mission Plaza
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $35 + fees

PINE NEEDLE BASKET WEAVING
PINE NEEDLE BASKET WEAVING
May 17 (9:30am-2:30pm)

Join artist Elizabeth Bear for this hands-on workshop May 17. You will learn the process of creating beautiful, fragrant and sustainable pieces of artwork at this intimate class.

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
lcollinsworth@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $95 members; $120 public

POKER RUN AND BIKE FESTIVAL
POSTER OF EVENT
POKER RUN AND BIKE FESTIVAL
May 17 (10am-4pm)

World Bicycle Relief is holding its 4th annual walk and bicycle poker run May 17. Pre-register online. Participants may either walk or bike. 

Karen Arbuckle
karbuckle@sram.com
Phone: 548-8039
http://www.wbrpokerrun.org

Central Coast Brewing/CBO parking lot
1422 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 per poker hand; festival free

PSYCHIC AND WELLNESS FAIRE
May 17 (10am-4pm)

Readings include tarot cards, fairy cards, angel oracle cards and love readings. Crystal ball gazing and laughter yoga. Special guests include Astrologist Harry Farmer and local band Panga. Drawings for prizes and more. May 17.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://www,rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: FREE

WINE FESTIVAL WEEKEND
Winery Events
May 17 (12:30-4:30pm)

Take a break by enjoying a tasty burger from our Burger Bar, May 17. We'll have all the toppings you love. You can enjoy it on the Terrace overlooking the vineyard with a glass of wine and listen to the Sandii Castleberry Duo.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext 24
http://www.roberthallwinery.com

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $10 per burger

WINE FESTIVAL WEEKEND
WINE FESTIVAL WEEKEND
Winery Events
May 17 (noon-4pm)

Live music by The Lady Crooners and a lunch of Santa Maria Style BBQ, May 17.

Randy Coons
sculpterrawinery@gmail.com
Phone: 226-8881
http://www.sculpterra.com

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $25 general; $15 club members

Stage

<em>THE COVER OF LIFE</em>
Posing for LIfe Magazine
THE COVER OF LIFE
May 17 (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

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 17 (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

ALEXANDRA & THE STARLIGHT BAND IN CONCERT
Alexandra Starlight & Zachary James
ALEXANDRA & THE STARLIGHT BAND IN CONCERT
May 17 (5pm)

on May 17.

Boo Boo Records
starryeyesstudio@gmail.com
Phone: 541-0657
http://alexandraband.com

Boo Boo Records
978 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

ATASCADERO HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR SHOWCASE
Atascadero High School Choirs Showcase
ATASCADERO HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR SHOWCASE
May 17 (1pm & 7pm)

Under the direction of Emy Bruzzo, AHS presents their 2014 musical showcase, "What a Wonderful World: songs from around the globe" May 17.

Emy Bruzzo
emybruzzo@gmail.com
Phone: 462-4328

Templeton Performing Arts Center
1200 Main St.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $10 general; $5 students

DAVID FRANCEY IN CONCERT
May 17 (4pm)

on May 17. The three time Juno Award winner will perform an intimate seaside concert with 100% of the proceeds going directly to the artist.

Deborah Dunham
deborahdunham@yahoo.com
Phone: 550-1013
http://event.celebrations.com/davidfrancey

Cayucos House
589 Lucerne Rd.
Cayucos 93430

Cost: $20 suggested donation

THE RECORD CO. IN CONCERT
candia flynn
THE RECORD CO. IN CONCERT
May 17 (7-10pm)

on May 17. Reserved Seat Food by Al Fresco Picnic.  

Candia Flynn
candia@standingsunwines.com
Phone: 693-9413
http://standingsunwines.com/LIVE-in-the-Winery-Ticket-Sale-51714_p_368.html

Standing Sun Wines
92 Second St.
Buellton 93427

Cost: $10-$15

Art

ART BAR
May 17 (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 17 (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 17 (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 17 (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

BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Marinella Senatore, Piccolo Caos (Little Chaos), 2013, Fine art print on Hahnemühle paper, 160 x 300 cm, Courtesy Peres Projects, Berlin
BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Museums
May 17 (6-8pm)

Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.

MCASB Press
press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373

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

Cost: FREE

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
May 17 (noon-5pm)

These are not photographs, these are dreams that you are invited to enter and experience, through June 30. Some of these dreams are playful with people seeming to do ordinary acts like talking on the phone or pulling a wagon, but they are underwater.

Kabe Russell
dadagallery@hotmail.com
Phone: 400-8903
http://olivetreefinearts.com

Olive Tree Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

BEGINNING POTTERY FOR KIDS
May 17

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

HANDLEBAR STREAMERS
May 17 (11am)

Decorate your bike's handlebars with streamers made from skateboard wheel shavings, through May 18.

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

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

Cost: museum admission

BUNNIES
May 17 (1pm)

Join Canyon Country 4H to meet bunnies and learn about raising and caring for them, May 17.

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

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

Cost: museum admission

CHILDREN'S DAY IN THE PARK
May 17 (11am-3pm)

Join us for the 25th annual event May 17. There will be bounce houses, piñatas, and the Elks Train to ride, plus much more family fun.

The Link
Jamie@cjneventplanning.com
Phone: 470-3360

Atascadero Lake Park
9305 Pismo Ave.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $5 per carnival wristband

READ ALOUDS
May 17 (11am)

Members of Cal Poly’s Student California Teacher’s Association Club will read a book and lead an activity with the theme of bicycles, May 17.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://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
May 17

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

The Outdoors

ELFIN FOREST WILDFLOWER WALK
May 17 (9:30-11:30 am)

Botanist Dirk Walters will lead a delightful tour of the Elfin Forest's many blooming wildflowers, May 17. Treat yourself to a springtime experience in Nature's own garden.

Yolanda
yolanda@elfin-forest.org
Phone: 528-0392
http://elfin-forest.org

El Moro Elfin Forest Natural Area
North end of 15th St. off of Santa Ysabel
Los Osos 93402

Cost: FREE

GUIDED SALINAS RIVER TRAIL WALK
May 17 (10am-noon)

The Paso Robles REC Foundation, National Park Service and the City of Paso Robles invite the public to explore and celebrate the new bilingual, interpretive exhibits recently installed along a portion of the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail, May 17.

Julie Dahlen
jdahlen@prcity.com
Phone: 237-3987

Salinas River Trail
100 Riverbank Lane
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

OCEAN FRIENDLY GARDENS
May 17 (1-3pm)

Robert Nieto will teach us the concepts of conservation, permeability & retention and to help Blue C Garden begin installation of its Ocean Friendly Demonstration Garden, May 17.

Amanda
stacey@ecologistics.org
Phone: 235-0666
http://www.ecologistics.org

Blue C Community Garden
1968 11th St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: FREE

Sports and Wellness

ENERGY BALANCING CLINIC
May 17 (11am-4pm)

Lightshare is offering 25 minute sessions on May 17; open to all ages, and no appointment is necessary.

Wendy McKenna
wendy@lightshare.us
Phone: 438-4347
http://www.lightshare.us

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
1010 Murray Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: FREE

BELLYFIT CLASSES
BELLYFIT CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 17 (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

MINDFULNESS WORKSHOP
Lessons and Classes
May 17 (9-11am)

This seminar is designed to equip participants with multiple tools for building mindfulness in their own lives, 5 sessions through May 31. Guest speakers include specialists in meditation,yoga, massage, reflexology and more.

Browne Psychological Services
drbrowneoffice@gmail.com
Phone: 481-2823
http://brownepsychservices.com

Paradise Center
655 Vetter Lane
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $50 for all 5 sessions

MINDFULNESS WORKSHOP PRESENTED BY BROWNE PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
Mindfulness Workshop
MINDFULNESS WORKSHOP PRESENTED BY BROWNE PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
Lessons and Classes
May 17 (9-11am)

Join us each Saturday in May to learn about Mindfulness, a practice of living in the present. This practice helps alleviate depression from living in the past and anxiety from worrying about the future. Speakers in various related fields each week.

Browne Psychological Services
drrhbrowne@gmail.com
Phone: 481-2823
http://brownepsychservices.com

Mindfulness Center
655 Vetter Ln.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $50

Lectures and Learning

FIRST STEPS TO SUCCESS
May 17 (various)

No-cost customer service training for 18-25yr SLO County residents. Boost your resume by gaining competitive job skills that employers want in this workshop through June 14.

Coco Herda
socorro_herda@my.cuesta.edu
Phone: 574-1520

Youth One Stop
191 S. Oak Park Blvd.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: FREE

MINDFULNESS WORKSHOP
Classes
May 17 (9-11am)

Important event for those who struggle with anxiety or depression, 5 sessions through May 31. Guest speakers will discuss topics such as aromatherapy, breath work, reflexology, meditation, yoga, and massage; all tools for mindfulness.

Browne Psychological Services
DrRHBrowne@gmail.com
Phone: 481-2823
http://www.BrownePsychServices.com

The Spiritual Center
555 S. 13th St.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: $50 for all 5 sessions

Special Events

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 18 (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

JAZZ ON THE VINE FUNDRAISER
May 18 (1-4pm)

Arroyo Grande High School Band’s second annual musical fundraiser May 18. AGHS Jazz Band will perform, refreshments and raffle tickets will be available for purchase.

Bill Benson

Phone: 710-2800
http://www.sites.google.com/site/aghsbandsite/

Talley Vineyards
3031 Lopez Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: FREE admission

YOGA IN THE VINES
Lauren Harvey will be teaching yoga in the vines!
YOGA IN THE VINES
May 18 (8:45-11am)

Practice your Sun Salutations while looking out on to our picturesque vineyards at our first ever class of its kind, May 18. This will be an all levels class. After, enjoy an organic brunch and a tasty glass of Methode Champenoise.

CASTORO CELLARS
events@castorocellars.com
Phone: 238-0725
http://castorocellars.com

Castoro Cellars
1315 N. Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $30

OCCASIONAL MUSTACHE BAND IN CONCERT
Winery Events
May 18 (11am-4pm)

on May 18. This local band has a unique blend of country, blues, rock, and folk music. Pulcinella Wood Fired Pizza will be baking up authentic artisan pizzas and serving signature salads, enjoy with a glass of wine.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext 24
http://www.roberthallwinery.com

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $12 per pizza

YOGA IN THE VINES
Lauren Harvey will be teaching yoga in the vines!
YOGA IN THE VINES
Winery Events
May 18 (8:45am)

Practice your Sun Salutations while looking out on to our picturesque vineyards at our first ever class of its kind, May 18. This will be an all levels class. After enjoy an organic brunch and a tasty glass of Methode Champenoise.

CASTORO CELLARS
events@castorocellars.com
Phone: 238-0725
http://www.castorocellars.com

Castoro Cellars
1315 N. Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $30

Stage

<em>THE COVER OF LIFE</em>
Posing for LIfe Magazine
THE COVER OF LIFE
May 18 (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

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 18 (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

MURDER MYSTERY DINNER THEATRE
Vince Surra, Judie Kewish, Ron Kewish, Patty Beckman, Brie Leatham, Noah Esquivel
MURDER MYSTERY DINNER THEATRE
May 18 (5pm)

Murder In Mind Productions presents “Murder at Castle Frankenstein” May 18.

Jim or Randi
atowndoghouse@aol.com
Phone: 460-9800

The Dog House Bar & Grill
7055 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $40 dinner & show

Film and TV

<em>REBELS WITH A CAUSE</em> BENEFIT PREMIERE
www.rebelsdocumentary.org
REBELS WITH A CAUSE BENEFIT PREMIERE
May 18 (12:30pm)

The Northern Chumash Tribal Council, Sierra Club, and Surfrider present the local premiere of this documentary on the fight to create the National Seashore System on May 18. Director in person. Proceeds to benefit the Chumash National Marine Sanctuary campaign.

Andrew Christie
sierraclub8@gmail.com
Phone: 543-8717
http://www.santalucia.sierraclub.org

Palm Theater
817 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 suggested donation

Music

ABBEY ROAD - A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES
Abbey Road performs Sunday, May 18 at SLO Brewing
ABBEY ROAD - A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES
May 18 (7pm)

Nationally touring Beatles band performs their amazing three costume change show with flawless renditions of Beatles hits, May 18.

andy nagle
info@downtownbrew.com
Phone: 543-1843
http://slobrewingco.com

SLO Brewing Company
1119 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$17

GEOFF BAKER IN CONCERT
Geoff Baker live and acoustic
GEOFF BAKER IN CONCERT
May 18 (1pm)

May 18. Live acoustic music from Baker and others; all ages.

Steve Key
steve@stevekey.com
Phone: (848) 218-2436
http://www.songwritersatplay.com

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

JAZZ ARTIST SERIES
May 18 (4pm)

Pianist/Vocalist John Proulx plays a solo concert May 18. The grammy winner will be joined by series co-producers Charlie and Sandi Shoemake (vibraphone and vocals.)

charlie Shoemake
charlie@talsanmusic.com
Phone: 927-0567

D'Anbino Wine Tasting Room
710 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $15 general; $10 students

JON MENDLE IN CONCERT
Classical Guitar Jon Mendle
JON MENDLE IN CONCERT
May 18 (2:30pm)

on May 18. Performance for G. Roger Bailey Classical Guitar Scholarship benefit with reception to follow.

charlotte bailey
cbailey_1@charter.net
Phone: 771-8138
http://charlotte bailey

St. Benedict
2220 Snowy Egret Lane
Los Osos 93412

Cost: $20 suggested donation

LIGHTHOUSE JUBILEE
LIGHTHOUSE JUBILEE
May 18 (noon-5pm)

Spend a leisurely afternoon at your Lighthouse enjoying live music, local wines, a gourmet boxed lunch, and ice cream, Oct. 19.

Point San Luis Lighthouse Keepers
info@sanluislighthouse.org
Phone: (855) 533-7843
http://sanluislighthouse.org

Point San Luis Lighthouse
1 Lighthouse Rd.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $55 adults; $25 kids 3-12

THE STONE FOXES IN CONCERT
LIVE in the Winery-the stone foxes
THE STONE FOXES IN CONCERT
May 18 (7-10pm)

on May 18. Food by Valle Fresh.

Candia Flynn
candia@standingsunwines.com
Phone: 693-9413
http://standingsunwines.com/LIVE-in-the-Winery-Ticket-Sale-51814_p_369.html

Standing Sun Wines
92 Second St.
Buellton 93427

Cost: $10-$15

Writers and Literature

PEARL HARBOR BLUES BOOK SIGNING
May 18 (1-3pm)

 Presentation and signing by author Victoria Heckman May18.

Coalesce Bookstore
coalescebookstore@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2880
http://www.coalescebookstore@gmail.com

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: FREE

Art

ART BAR
May 18 (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 18 (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 18 (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

MICHELLE ELLIS EXHIBIT
Art at Wineries
May 18 (11am-5pm)

through Aug. 10. Exhibit features unique, highly textured, contemporary art as well as abstract artwork.

Amanda Grindley
amanda@breconestate.com
Phone: 238-2778

Brecon Estate Winery
7450 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Winters Trimmings
"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Galleries
May 18 (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

BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Marinella Senatore, Piccolo Caos (Little Chaos), 2013, Fine art print on Hahnemühle paper, 160 x 300 cm, Courtesy Peres Projects, Berlin
BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Museums
May 18 (6-8pm)

Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.

MCASB Press
press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373

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

Cost: FREE

Kid Stuff

HANDLEBAR STREAMERS
May 18 (11am)

Decorate your bike's handlebars with streamers made from skateboard wheel shavings, through May 18.

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

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

Cost: museum admission

Sports and Wellness

COMMUNITY YOGA
May 18 (9-10:30am)

Open to all levels, every Sunday through July 13.

Alicia Klein
aliciaklein@gmail.com
Phone: 547-9642

mBODY Yoga Studio
1724 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

MINDFUL CONVERSATION
Special Events
May 18 (2-4pm)

The practices of presence, connected conversation, and empathy will provide meaningful connection and communication with others, May 18.

Alicia Klein
aliciaklein@gmail.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com/events/special-classes/mindful-conversation-practices/

mBODY Yoga Studio
1724 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

Lectures and Learning

GIVING BIRTH TO A NEW YOU
May 18 (10am-5pm)

Lucia Capacchione will help you explore any aspect of your life-work, career, relationships, creativity and more-to deepen the connection with your true self, May 18. Learn proven techniques to remove blocks.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://www.rubydragon.info

The Green Lotus Center
550 Morro Bay Blvd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $95

RICK ATKINSON
May 18 (3-5pm)

Pulitzer Prize-winning author will discuss hostoric events covered in his works, inlcuding his Liberation Trilogy focused on WWII, May 18

UCSB Arts & Lectures
aandl-info@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://www.artsandlectures.sa.ucsb.edu/Details.aspx?PerfNum=2918

Campbell Hall
UCSB Campus
Santa Barbara 93106

Cost: FREE

Fundraisers

FUNDRAISER FOR ANGIE MELENDREZ
Angelina Melendrez
FUNDRAISER FOR ANGIE MELENDREZ
May 18 (5-8pm)

Robin’s Restaurant is holding a fundraiser for their beloved employee Melendrez, who is recovering from breast cancer, May 18. Curry buffet, live music, wine, and auction.

Shanny Covey
shanny@robinsrestaurant.com
Phone: 927-5007
http://www.robinsrestaurant.com

Cambria Vets Hall
1000 Main St.
Cambria CA

Cost: $20

J.O. MILLER PARK FUNDRAISING BBQ
May 18 (11am-3pm)

The Olde Towne Nipomo Association is having a fundraising BBQ on May 18. Proceeds will go toward development of the park.

Kathy Kubiak
kkubiak@aol.com
Phone: 929-1241

Future site of the park
Corner of Tefft and Carrillo
Olde Towne Nipomo 93444

Cost: $10

JAZZ ON THE VINE
May 18 (1-4pm)

Come listen to the Arroyo Grande High School Jazz Band including Director, Anthony Yi, on May 18. Enjoy a glass of wine while you listen to the tunes to raise funds for the school's band. Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase.

Kelly Soares
kelly@talleyvineyards.com
Phone: 489-0446 ext 25

Talley Vineyards
3031 Lopez Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free to attend, wine and food for purchase

Special Events

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 19 (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

Film and TV

CRAFT IN AMERICA: CROSSROADS
May 19 (7pm)

This documentary screens May 19.

Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

SLOMA
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

SLOMA FILM NIGHT
SLOMA FILM NIGHT
May 19 (7pm)

The work of 5 contemporary artists and the beauty of handcrafted art, May 19

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

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

Cost: suggested donation $5 members, $7 general

Music

G BURNS JUG BAND IN CONCERT
G Burns Jug Band of San Diego
G BURNS JUG BAND IN CONCERT
May 19 (7pm)

on May 19. A wide splice of old American music- jug band, string band, cowboy, bluegrass, and blues.

Tom Passon
tom@laststagewest.net
Phone: 461-1393
http://laststagewest.net/

Last Stage West
15050 Morro Rd.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: FREE

GEOFF BAKER LIVE
Geoff Baker live and acoustic
GEOFF BAKER LIVE
May 19 (6:30pm)

on May 19. Acoustic music from Baker and others.

Steve Key
steve@stevekey.com
Phone: (848) 218-2436
http://songwritersatplay.com

Bon Temps Creole Cafe
1000 Olive St.
San Luis Obispo 93405 ‎

Cost: FREE

Art

JANICE LUCIER WORKS ON DISPLAY
May 19 (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 19 (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

MICHELLE ELLIS EXHIBIT
Art at Wineries
May 19 (11am-5pm)

through Aug. 10. Exhibit features unique, highly textured, contemporary art as well as abstract artwork.

Amanda Grindley
amanda@breconestate.com
Phone: 238-2778

Brecon Estate Winery
7450 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

EL CAMINO ART ASSOCIATION MEETING & ARTIST DEMO
Meetings and Associations
May 19 (1:45pm)

Demo by Ken Christensen, a classic on-site landscape painter.

Deborah Smith
tyldeborah.smith@gmail.com
Phone: 235-4244

Toucan Terrace Clubhouse
955 Terry Dr.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
Get Fit
May 19

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

AMERICAN TRIBAL STYLE BELLY DANCE
AMERICAN TRIBAL STYLE BELLY DANCE
May 19 (6pm)

Classes teaching basic belly dance technique, Mondys through June 16. Improve your posture, self-image, musicality, and core strength while connecting with women in a fun and energetic setting.

Leslie Thompson
ebtasam@aol.com
Phone: 550-6944
http://tribelation.webs.com

Tribe Elation
2324 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-$15

AIKIDO CLASSES FOR ADULTS
May 19 (6pm )

Beginner level footwork, moves, and techniques from the modern Japanese martial art; non-violent, through May 26. Taught by blackbelt Mary Tesoro, with 32 years+ experience.

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

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$30

AIKIDO CLASSES FOR ADULTS
aiki pins are effective but nonharmful
AIKIDO CLASSES FOR ADULTS
May 19 (6pm)

Learn moves and techniques of the modern Japanese martial art Aikido. Begin any Mon. or Thurs. through May 29. Taught by blackbelt Mary Tesoro, with 32 years plus experience.

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

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$30

ZUMBA FITNESS
Zumba Fitness
ZUMBA FITNESS
Lessons and Classes
May 19 (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

GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
May 19 (4:30-5:30pm)

New session starting next week through Aug. 11. Appropriate for beginners and great for relaxation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org/

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

Cost: $76

STRONGER YOGA
Lessons and Classes
May 19 (5:35-6:35 pm )

New session starting through August 11. Appropriate for strong beginners to intermediate. Includes vinyasa flow and some usage of light weights, with relaxation and meditation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

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

Cost: $76

THRIVING WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
Lessons and Classes
May 19 (6-7:30pm)

Caroline Crave will discuss how nutrition and mindful eating helps those with MS live optimally. Come hear this dynamic woman share her experience of living with MS, May 19.

Janice Devine-Patterson
info@TheWKRC.org
Phone: 434-1800

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
1255 Las Tablas Rd. Suite 102
Templeton 93465

Cost: $20 suggested donation

WOMEN'S ONLY NIGHT BIKE ED WORKSHOP
WOMEN'S ONLY NIGHT BIKE ED WORKSHOP
Lessons and Classes
May 19 (6-8pm)

Teaches women of all ages bicycle laws, debunks common myths, and gives the tools needed to feel safe on a bike, May 19.

Troy Johnston
troy@slobikelane.org
Phone: 547-2055
http://slobikelane.org/programs/education/

SLO County Bicycle Coalition
860 Pacific St. Suite 105
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
May 19 (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

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP
May 19 (5pm)

Fourth Monday of the month through June 23.

Sandra Miller
sandra.miller@dignityhealth.org
Phone: 542-6629
http://frenchmedicalcenter.org

French Hospital Medical Center
1911 Johnson Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

NORTH COUNTY WRITING SUPPORT GROUP
May 19 (6:30-9:30pm)

Meets Mondays, through June 30, led by Patricia Alexander, award-winning author/editor with 35+ years experience. Gives you a deadline, feedback about what works, doesn't work and why, marketing realities, encouragement, truth and cookies. RSVP required.

Patricia Alexander
patricia@PatriciaAlexander.com
Phone: 479-7778
http://www.PatriciaAlexander.com

Residence
1063 Sleepy Hollow Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $20 ($15 per meeting if 4 prepaid, used within 6 weeks)

Special Events

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 20 (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

Music

SEEKING FEMALE SINGERS
May 20 (7-9pm)

Do you sing? The Pacific Horizon Chorus, a 4-part harmony educational accappela group, invites you to join them every Tuesday through May 27. Let's Harmonize the World!

Barbara O'Donnell
dodonn10@netzero.net
Phone: 782-9951

United Methodist Church
1515 Frederick Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: First 4 visits free; membership $28 per month

GUITAR CLASSES
GUITAR CLASSES
May 20

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

ALL THAT BRASS
May 20 (7:30pm)

Cal Poly’s Brass Quintet, Brass Choir, Tuba-Euphonium Choir and Trumpet Choir will perform compositions and arrangements by such composers as Giovanni Gabrieli and Malcolm Arnold on May 20.

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

United Methodist Church
1515 Fredericks St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: FREE

Art

ART BAR
May 20 (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 20 (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 20 (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

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
May 20 (noon-5pm)

These are not photographs, these are dreams that you are invited to enter and experience, through June 30. Some of these dreams are playful with people seeming to do ordinary acts like talking on the phone or pulling a wagon, but they are underwater.

Kabe Russell
dadagallery@hotmail.com
Phone: 400-8903
http://olivetreefinearts.com

Olive Tree Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
May 20 (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 20

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

TINY EXPLORERS
TINY EXPLORERS
May 20 (10am)

New toddler parent participation group starting at the Exploration Station every Tuesday. Science, art, socialization, movement, music, and fun. Pre-registration is required.

Tosha Punches
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $25

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
May 20 (5pm)

Children ages 5 to 10 have fun and gain important life skills in Aikido. Tues. and Thurs. at 5pm through June 26.

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

TIRE PATTERNS
May 20 (10am)

Make an art print using bicycle tire tread and paint through May 25.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://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
May 20

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

LUNCHTIME YOGA
Shelley Massa Gooch
LUNCHTIME YOGA
May 20 (11:45am)

Drop-in any Tuesday through June 24 with instructor Shelley Massa-Gooch. All experience levels, including beginners are welcome. Dressing rooms, sprung floor, yoga mats and props are provided.

Shelley Massa-Gooch
iintobalanceyoga@gmail.com
Phone: 441-4003
http://into-balance.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti Dr.
San Luis Obispo 93430

Cost: $10-13

NEW QI GONG CLASS
Lessons and Classes
May 20 (6:45pm)

through May 27 Taught by certified qi gong instructor Devin Wallace.

Devin Wallace
devinwalla@gmail.com
Phone: 709-2227

Spirit Winds Physical Therapy
1422 Monterey St. Suite C-102
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 or 4 classes for $30

AIKIDO CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 20 (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

Farmers Market

55 FRESH FARMERS' MARKET
Market Peppers
55 FRESH FARMERS' MARKET
May 20 (8:30-11:30am)

Providing local farmers and artisans within a 55 mile radius the opportunity to sell directly to local consumers, Tuesdays through July 15.

April McLaughlin
55freshfarmersmarket@gmail.com
Phone: (559) 920-7655
http://55fresh.com/contact/

55 Fresh Farmers' Market
555 Five Cities Dr.
Pismo Beach 93448

Cost: Free

Support Groups

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS SUPPORT GROUP
HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS SUPPORT GROUP
May 20 (Noon)

Open group for adult women with a focus on healing from violence in relationships every Tuesday, through May 27.

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

RISE
1030 Vine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Suggested donation of $10

Volunteers

CENTRAL COAST HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING
May 20 (10am-3:30pm)

Find your volunteer niche during a four-part training series through June 3.

Teri Weitkum
teri.weitkum@cchh08.com
Phone: 540-6020

Central Coast Hospice
253 Granada Lane #D
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING
May 20 (10am-3:30pm)

Find your volunteer niche at this four-part training series through June 3. Give the gift that fills a unique role that only Hospice Volunteers can provide.

Teri Weitkum
teri.weitkum@cchh08.com
Phone: 540-6020

Central Coast Hospice
253 Granada Lane #D
San Luis Obispo

Cost: FREE

Special Events

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 21 (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 21 (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

AUDITIONS FOR BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
Auditions
May 21 (6-9pm)

Casting for Neil Simon's hilarious comedy, directed by Brent Keast, May 21.

Brent Keast
bkeast1@earthlink.net
Phone: 927-3877

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

Film and TV

SUNDAY IN HELL SCREENING
May 21 (7pm; Bike happy hour and wine social at 6pm)

May 21. This screening of the 1977 Danish documentary about the Paris-Roubaix bike race will benefit Paso Robles Downtown Playground Project and SLO County Bike Coalition.

info@bestbikezone
Phone: 237-2453

Park Cinemas
1100 Pine St.
Paso Robles , CA 93446

Cost: $10

Writers and Literature

A GATHERING OF TRUE STORIES
May 21 (7pm)

Open to anyone who has a true story to share based on the theme "Out of Bounds" and told without notes, May 21.

Kirk Henning
slolio@slolio.org
Phone: 995-2867
http://slolio.org

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

Art

ART BAR
May 21 (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 21 (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 21 (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

BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Marinella Senatore, Piccolo Caos (Little Chaos), 2013, Fine art print on Hahnemühle paper, 160 x 300 cm, Courtesy Peres Projects, Berlin
BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Museums
May 21 (6-8pm)

Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.

MCASB Press
press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373

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

Cost: FREE

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
May 21 (noon-5pm)

These are not photographs, these are dreams that you are invited to enter and experience, through June 30. Some of these dreams are playful with people seeming to do ordinary acts like talking on the phone or pulling a wagon, but they are underwater.

Kabe Russell
dadagallery@hotmail.com
Phone: 400-8903
http://olivetreefinearts.com

Olive Tree Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

TIRE PATTERNS
May 21 (10am)

Make an art print using bicycle tire tread and paint through May 25.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://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
May 21

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

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
May 21 (7:15pm)

with live drumming through July 2.

Bruce Ogilvie
info@highermovement.com
Phone: 305-0172

Central Coast Afro Rhythm and Dance
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93402

Cost: $8

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
May 21 (11am-noon)

Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies, Wednesdays through July 16.

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com

mBody Yoga & Massage
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

BELLYFIT CLASSES
BELLYFIT CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 21 (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

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 21 (11am-Noon)

Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies. Held most Wednesdays through May.

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com

mBody Yoga & Massage
780 Caudill St
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

ZUMBA FITNESS
Zumba Fitness
ZUMBA FITNESS
Lessons and Classes
May 21 (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

GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
May 21 (4:30-5:30pm)

New session starting next week through Aug. 11. Appropriate for beginners and great for relaxation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org/

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

Cost: $76

STRONGER YOGA
Lessons and Classes
May 21 (5:35-6:35 pm )

New session starting through August 11. Appropriate for strong beginners to intermediate. Includes vinyasa flow and some usage of light weights, with relaxation and meditation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

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

Cost: $76

CLARITY BREATHWORK CIRCLE
Lessons and Classes
May 21 (6:30pm)

Breathwork leads to seeing clearly and planting seeds for growth with each conscious breath.

SUKHA Wellness Center
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $35