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Film and TV
This class takes place on Sun. and is taught by a professional film actor/director. Annual LA trips to perform for talent agents and casting directors. Ongoing.
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.
POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
Ongoing pottery classes for kids ages 6 and older.
Cost: $20 per class
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
Takes place on Thurs. in the Spencer's Market parking lot and Sat. on downtown Main Street.
Phone: call 544-9570
ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE
Live entertainment, fresh fruit, flowers, and more on Sat.
NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Takes place on Sundays from
SAN LUIS OBISPO
At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from
In the Town Park on Sat.
LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
Live music, produce, craft items, and prepared food are available every Wed. from
Tues. at City Park from
SLO FOOD BANK
The Food Bank solicits, warehouses, and distributes large-scale food donations to more than 225 non-profit agency partners and directly through our food assistance programs. The Food Bank can also help you find a drop site if you are looking to make an individual donation. Volunteer opportunities are also available.
Phone: 543-0388 or 238-4664
UNITED BLOOD SERVICES
Donations may be made at the UBS Center in San Luis Obispo at 4119 Broad Street in the Creekside Center, or in Santa Maria at 1770 S. Broadway in the Plum Tree Plaza next to Lassen's Natural Foods.
WOODS HUMANE SOCIETY
(Woods opens Mon. through Sat. at 10 a.m.)
Woods Humane Society protects and shelters homeless companion animals, places animals into humane environments, promotes responsible pet ownership, provides humane education, and reduces animal overpopulation. They have beautiful animals up for adoption, camps for kids, fund-raising events, volunteer opportunities, and educational programs for the community. For more info on the various services Woods offers and a full calendar of events, contact the society. Their Quicky car wash fundraiser runs May 1-31.
BIRTHDAY POTTERY PARTY
May 18 (3:30-5:00)
A UNIQUE BIRTHDAY IN THE POTTERY STUDIO
May 18 (Contact organizer for event time)
For high school students on May 18.
May 18 (2pm)
Come celebrate Armed Forces Day with Assemblyman Katcho Achadjian on May 18.
Assembly District Office
KATCHO ACHADJIAN'S ASSEMBLY VETERAN OF THE YEAR EVENT
May 18 (2:00- 4:00 pm)
Celebrate Armed Forces Day 5/18/13
May 18 (10am - 4pm)
May 18 (10am-4pm)
Kids costume contest, card readers, and more fun on May 18.
May 18 (1-3:30pm)
This is a great class for children and guardians to discover the joy of cooking garden-fresh meals featuring local organic produce. We’ll harvest vegetables from the Children’s Garden then whip up a meal to share, plus give tips for creating an edible backyard garden. For kids in 2nd-6th grade. May 18.
May 18 (10AM-5PM)
MUSIC BY MATT CROSS & LUNCH BY KUNFUSION
Cost: PRICES VARY
AN EVENING OF COMEDY & MUSIC: A CULINARY CABARET
May 18 (Wed, Thurs, Fri at 7pm, Sat 3pm & 7pm, Sun at 6pm)
May 2-June 16. Celebrates food!
Cost: $18, $20, $22
Pewter Plough Casting Call for Two Key Male Parts in THE ODD COUPLE (Female Version)
May 18 (Sat, May 18, at 1pm; Mon, May 20, at 6:30pm)
The Pewter Plough Playhouse is holding a
CUESTA JAZZ ENSEMBLES CONCERT
May 18 (7:30pm)
Featuring guest artist David Becker on May 18.
May 18 (6:00pm)
May 18, Dinner & surprise musical guest!
May 18 (1pm)
Songwriters At Play Showcase on May 18.
Writers and Literature
Screenwriting Intensive Class- Writing and selling your Script
May 18 (9:00 am)
Learn how to be a screenwriter 5/18/13
Special Art Events
May 18 (1-5 pm)
May 18 Afternoon of art-music-wine-fun!
May 18 (9am)
Madonna Road Trail workers needed to help keep the trail clean and kept on May 18.
May 18 (8am - 1pm)
Discover local treasures May 18 8a-1p
Cost: Free to browse around
Sports and Wellness
FREE ENERGY BALANCING CLINIC
May 18 (11am-4pm)
Free energy balancing sessions on May 18.
OPEN DOOR PRESCHOOL PLAYGROUND FUNDRAISER
May 18 (9:00am-2:00pm)
Saturday, May 18 BBQ ,Rumage & Bake Sale
CENTRAL COAST LUPUS AND AUTO-IMMUNE DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP
May 18 (10:30am)
The next meeting for the Central Coast Lupus and Auto-immune Diseases Support Group will be held on May 18. This month will be an open discussion format. The group is open to patients, family members and support people. This is a positive group with the goal to of educating and creating awareness, as well as helping patients to live the most fulfilling life possible, despite their condition.