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May 25

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

Holiday events

MEMORIAL BBQ & MUSIC PATIO UNVEILING
Bear Market Riot- a power folk trio of local songwriters Albert Sanudo, Nick Motil, & Kirk Nordby
MEMORIAL BBQ & MUSIC PATIO UNVEILING
May 25 (2-8pm)

May 25. Featuring live music withby Bear Market Riot, and a grab-bag beer-surprise bash.

Avion & Claw
giggitygigs@avionandclaw.com
Phone: 4619463

Avion & Claw
6155 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Special Events

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 25 (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

JON STEPHEN IN CONCERT
Winery Events
May 25 (2pm)

Tropical Brazilian/Nuevo Flamenco guitarist performs the 2nd and 4th Sunday of every month, through June 22. Cover price includes wine tasting. Ages 21+ only.

Andrea
mrs.vino@morovino.com
Phone: 627-1443
http://www.morovino.com

Morovino Winery
76 Landing Passage
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $10

FERMENTED ARTS WINE TOUR
Artful Winery Excursion
FERMENTED ARTS WINE TOUR
Winery Events
May 25 (11am-3pm)

Three maverick winemakers of Paso’s west side explain the art of making their wines, May 25 as part of the Paso Artsfest. The excursion includes three private winery tours and tastings with the winemakers, lunch overlooking the vineyards, transportation, water and snacks.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $125

Stage

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
May 25 (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

21ST ANNUAL AVILA BEACH BLUES FESTIVAL
21st Annual Avila Beach Blues Festival
21ST ANNUAL AVILA BEACH BLUES FESTIVAL
May 25 (noon)

Gregg Allman, Trombone Shorty, and John Mayall visit the beach May 25. All ages, rain or shine. Advance reserved and general tickets on sale now at all VALLITIX locations including Boo Boo Records in SLO.

Bruce Howard
bruce@otterproductionsinc.com
Phone: 924-1142
http://otterproductionsinc.com

Avila Beach Resort
6464 Ana Bay Dr.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $55-$95

WESLEY WOO IN CONCERT
Wesley Woo
WESLEY WOO IN CONCERT
May 25 (1-4pm)

May 25.

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

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

POETRY READING
Poetry
May 25 (3pm)

Nathan Brown, an award-winning poet, will share his passion for story-telling through poetic ways, May 25. A reception will follow.

Mary BlizzardKelly or Mary Uebersax
mblizzard519@gmail.com
Phone: 238-6704
http://earthtonesgifts.com

EarthTones Gifts & Gallery
1319 Park St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

Art

ART BAR
May 25 (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 25 (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 25 (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 25 (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

SIGNATURE EXHIBITION
What a Day
SIGNATURE EXHIBITION
Galleries
May 25 (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 25 (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

ART STUDIO OPEN HOUSE
Kim Snyder, painting, Anja Schlotman, jewelry, Janice Pluma, painting
ART STUDIO OPEN HOUSE
Special Art Events
May 25 (noon-4pm)

First anniversary celebration, May 25. Join Janice Pluma, Kim Snyder, and Anja Schlotman for cake, conversation, and art.

Janice Pluma
atelier708d@gmail.com
Phone: 419-0064

Atelier 708
708D Paso Robles St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

PASO ARTSFEST
Stilt walkers are only one unique element of PASO ARTSFEST
PASO ARTSFEST
Special Art Events
May 25 (10am-4pm )

A fine art show and sale, kids art smart zone, live music, entertainment, wine, sand castle building, and hands-on art experiences for all ages, May 25.

Shonna
shonna@prcity.com
Phone: 227-7236
http://www.pasoartsfest.com

Paso Robles Downtown City Park
1100 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

Kid Stuff

TIRE PATTERNS
May 25 (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

Sports and Wellness

COMMUNITY YOGA
May 25 (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