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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.
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
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.
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
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
Tues. at City Park from
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.
May 23 (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.
May 23 (10am-2pm)
Join our exclusive tour and experience a superb European and Mediterranean collection, May 23. Lunch will be served on terraces offering a vista of the Pacific.
AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 23 (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.
May 23 (7-10pm)
Avion & Claw
May 23 (8pm)
Music from the French Baroque May 23.
Cost: $14 general, $12 seniors and $9 students
May 23 (7pm)
American and Celtic Folk music on May 23.
JULIAN TEMPLE WITH ANTHONIE TONNON
May 23 (7-9pm)
May 23 (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.
JANICE LUCIER WORKS ON DISPLAY
May 23 (During business hours)
through June 30.
AND THE KITCHEN SINK
May 23 (10am-6pm)
Photographic work by Bob Canepa, through June 14. A diverse collection of the artist's interests in photography from composite to portrait, landscape to macro.
Art at Wineries
May 23 (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.
MICHELLE ELLIS EXHIBIT
Art at Wineries
May 23 (11am-5pm)
through Aug. 10. Exhibit features unique, highly textured, contemporary art as well as abstract artwork.
Classes and Workshops
May 23 (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.
May 23 (6-8pm)
Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.
Openings and Receptions
May 23 (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.
May 23 (10am)
Make an art print using bicycle tire tread and paint through May 25.
Cost: museum admission
Paragon Brazilian Jiu Jitsu offers kids classes in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai through June 3. Ages 4 & up. First two classes free.
Sports and Wellness
Lessons and Classes
May 23 (9:30am)
Drop in class, through June 14. First time is free.
Lessons and Classes
May 23 (7:30pm)
Mory Moussa Bangoura is teaching the traditional West African dance through July 4. All levels are welcome.
Mory Moussa Bangoura
Lectures and Learning
May 23 (8pm)
Public talk on Buddhism will include a meditation and Q&A, May 23.
May 23 (4-6pm)
Wonderful introduction to Paso Robles wine country, its wines, and how to taste them, May 23. The presentation gives guests an overview of how terroir influences wine taste and learn how wine is made, along with learning how to evaluate wines.
Cost: $30; $24 for Crush Club members
May 23 (5:30-8:30pm)
Celebrate art in Paso Robles and help support Studios on the Park at this classic wine country dinner, May 23. Quang Ho, one of the most expressive painters of our time, will speak. The after party at Studios includes desserts, wine, and prizes.
May 23 (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.
Cost: Suggested $10 donation
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