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May 24

Film and TV

FILM AND TV  ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
FILM AND TV ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
(Times vary)

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.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

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

Lectures and Learning

HEARST CASTLE
(Times vary)

The mother of all state parks is open to the public for magical tours, films, memorabilia and more. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind experience. Docent-led tours give incredible insight to Hearst and the history of his castle.

Phone: 800-444-4445 or 927-2074
http://hearstcastle.com

San Simeon

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

ADOPT-A-PET
May 24 (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 24 (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

ANNUAL CAMBRIA HERITAGE DAY
May 24 (11am-4pm)

Celebrate all things old fashioned, May 24. Displays and demonstrations; food and beverages at low prices; live music; new museum exhibit of vintage bikes and memorabilia.

John Ehlers
ehlerts@mesasoftware.com
Phone: 927-3083

Cambria Historical Museum
2251 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free admission to event and museum

AUDUBON BIRD WALK
AUDUBON BIRD WALK
May 24 (9-11am)

Join experienced birders for this gentle terrain bird walk, great for families and all skill levels, and see dozens of species in a variety of habitats, May 24.

Lindsey Collinsworth
lcollinsworth@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400

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

Cost: $5 member; $10 public

HERITAGE DAY
May 24

Discover the Gold Rush with events including the gold rush exhibit, pony rides, gold panning, performances, demonstrations, and much more on May 24.

Marina Washburn
marina@danaadobe.org
Phone: 929-5679

Rancho Nipomo Dana Adobe
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

HERITAGE DAY
May 24 (10am-4pm)

Come discover the Gold Rush with events including the gold rush exhibit, pony rides, gold panning, performances, demonstrations, and much more on May 24.

Marina Washburn
marina@danaadobe.org
Phone: 929-5679

Rancho Nipomo Dana Adobe
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: FREE

MARITIME MUSEUM OPEN HOUSE
May 24 (1am-4pm)

May 24. The DSRV Rescue submarine Avalon awill be open for public viewing as will the USCG Surf Rescue boat.

Larry Newland
ccmma@morrobaymaritime.org
Phone: 550-4929
http://morrobaymaritime.org

Morro Bay Waterfront
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $5.00; Free for kids

PASO ARTSFEST
PASO ARTSFEST
PASO ARTSFEST
May 24 (10am-4pm)

Celebrate the excitement and beauty of art with over 80 artists displaying their work, art auction, free kids activities, and music on May 24.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

Stage

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 24 (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

CAL POLY ARAB MUSIC ENSEMBLE SPRING CONCERT
Arab Music Ensemble
CAL POLY ARAB MUSIC ENSEMBLE SPRING CONCERT
May 24 (8pm)

May 24.

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4849
http://music.calpoly.edu/calendar/

Spanos Theatre, Cal Poly
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $12 general, $9 seniors and students

CUESTA COLLEGE JAZZ ORCHESTRA
May 24

featuring guest vocalists Dawn Lambeth, John Knutson, and Mitch Latting, May 24.

Warren Balfour
wbalfour@mac.com
Phone: 550-1192

Cuesta College CPAC
P.O. Box 8106
San Luis Obispo. CA 93406

Cost: $12 general; $7 seniors

LOREN RADIS IN CONCERT
May 24 (7-10pm)

on May 24.

Avion & Claw
giggitygigs@avionandclaw.com
Phone: 461-9463

Avion & Claw
6155 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

PASO ARTSFEST AFTER PARTY
Burning James and the Funky Flames
PASO ARTSFEST AFTER PARTY
May 24 (7:30-10pm)

Grab your dancing shoes and join us for a funk-fueled after party with Burning James and the Funky Flames, May 24.

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

D'Anbino Cellars
710 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $10

SHADOWLANDS IN COCNERT
SHADOWLANDS
SHADOWLANDS IN COCNERT
May 24 (7pm)

May 24. Last performance before taking time off to fnish their debut album.

Bob Liepman
bliepman@yahoo.com
Phone: 235-5456
http://shadowlandscalifornia.com/

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20 includes dinner and show

VOCAL SHOWCASE
The Cuesta College Jazz Orchestra in Action
VOCAL SHOWCASE
May 24 (7:30pm)

The Cuesta College Jazz Orchestra featuring guest vocalists Dawn Lambeth, John Knutson, and Mitch Latting, May 24.

Warren Balfour
wbalfour@mac.com
Phone: 550-1192

Cuesta College CPAC
P.O. Box 8106
San Luis Obispo. CA 93406

Cost: $12 general; $7 eniors

Art

ART BAR
May 24 (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 24 (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

AND THE KITCHEN SINK
May 24 (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.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http:// bobcanepaphotography.com

Bob Canepa
1027 B Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

"PAINTING WITH LIGHT"
"PAINTING WITH LIGHT"
Art at Wineries
May 24 (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 24 (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

DEB SIEVER ART EXHIBIT
Galleries
May 24 (10am-5pm)

Featuring her popular Ocean Art Series, May 24. Come meet the artist and view her original oil paintings, large canvases, and small framed Plein Air.

Debra Sievers
debsievers@gmail.com
Phone: (951) 505-5551
http://facebook.com/DebraSieversArt

Deb's Gallery
342 Morro Ave.
Shell Beach 93449

Cost: FREE

SIGNATURE EXHIBITION
What a Day
SIGNATURE EXHIBITION
Galleries
May 24 (noon-6pm)

Select nationally known artists display exquisite original oil and pastel paintings as part of Paso Artsfest through June 29.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://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 24 (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 24 (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 24

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

TIRE PATTERNS
May 24 (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

MAKE AN EXPLODING BOX
Exploding Box by Meryl Perloff
MAKE AN EXPLODING BOX
Create and Learn
May 24 (2-3pm)

Join Beryl Reichenberg to learn how to make one, May 24. The class is for school aged children older than seven.

Beryl Reichenberg
beryl@charter.net
Phone: 541-0434
http://berylreichenberg.com

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5 for materials

KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
Get Fit
May 24

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

4-H SLO HIKERS - SAN SIMEON CREEK TRAIL
May 24 (10am)

Four mile hike, May 24. The San Simeon Creek Trail loops through diverse landscape within the state park! Please park in the Washburn Day Use Area parking lot. Sponsored hike for the ECOSLO Hike-a-Thon!

Christine Nelson
cinelson@co.slo.ca.us
Phone: 781-5944
http://cesanluisobispo.ucanr.edu

San Simeon Creek Trail
Highway 1, Washburn day-use area
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

MOONLIGHT HIKE
May 24 (6-8pm)

Join the Santa Maria Valley Boy Scouts of America for a moderate hike suitable for families and kids, May 24.

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

Oso Flaco Lake State Park
2905 Oso Flaco Lake Rd.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: donation suggested

Sports and Wellness

BELLYFIT CLASSES
BELLYFIT CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 24 (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 24 (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 24 (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 24 (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 24 (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

Fundraisers

PETS AND THEIR PEOPLE FUNDRAISER & ADOPTION
PETS AND THEIR PEOPLE FUNDRAISER & ADOPTION
May 24

Local professional photographers will take pictures of you and your pets with dogs available for adoption, May 24. All proceeds will go to Meade Canine Rescue.

Alexandrea
aschelms@hotmail.com
Phone: 835-1882

Del Mar City Park
Ironwood Dr.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $15

PETS AND THEIR PEOPLE FUNDRAISER & ADOPTION
PETS AND THEIR PEOPLE FUNDRAISER & ADOPTION
May 24 (1pm)

Local professional photographers will take pictures of you and your pets with dogs available for adoption, May 24. All proceeds will go to Meade Canine Rescue.

Alexandrea
aschelms@hotmail.com
Phone: 835-1882

Del Mar City Park
Ironwood Dr.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $15