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May 4

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

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

OPEN STUDIO
May 4 (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 4 (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

CAYUCOS ANTIQUE STREET FAIR
Cayucos Antique Street Fair
CAYUCOS ANTIQUE STREET FAIR
May 4 (7am-4pm)

Come one, come all seeking something old, something new May 4. A few dealer spaces available.

Sherry Sim
sherry@sherrysim.com
Phone: 234-4315
http://cayucoschamber.com

South Ocean Ave.
Cayucos
Cayucos 93430

Cost: FREE

FLAVOR OF SLO
A Benefit for United Way
FLAVOR OF SLO
May 4 (1-4pm)

Annual food and spirit tasting event that benefits United Way of San Luis Obispo May 4. Attendees enjoy unlimited tastings, live music, and a silent auction. Purchase tickets online.

Rachel Cementia
flavorofslo@gmail.com
Phone: 541-1234
http://www.flavorofslo.com

Jack House and Gardens
536 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30-$55

SLO GRANGE PANCAKE BREAKFAST
May 4 (8-11am)

Come and enjoy bacon, eggs, pancakes, orange juice and coffee, May 4.

Sue
1sun@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 543-0639

SLO Grange Hall
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

Stage

<em>THE COVER OF LIFE</em>
Posing for LIfe Magazine
THE COVER OF LIFE
May 4 (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 4 (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

DEAD MAN WALKING
May 4 (Fri. & Sat.: 7pm; Sun.: 2pm)

May 2-4.

Jennifer Blomfield
Jblomfield@missionprep.org
Phone: 543-2131
http://missionprep.org

Mission College Prep
682 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93446

Cost: Adults $10; Seniors & Students $7

Music

CUESTA WIND ENSEMBLE SEASON FINALE
Cuesta Wind Ensemble Season Finale
CUESTA WIND ENSEMBLE SEASON FINALE
May 4 (3pm)

The Cuesta Wind Ensemble presents its final concert of the season, May 4, including music of Holst, Whitacre, and others. Their special guests are the "Four Beards" percussion ensemble. Conducted by Jennifer Martin with guest conductor Richard Smucker.

Bea Anderson
bea_anderson@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3936
http://www.cpactickets.cuesta.edu

Cuesta Collage CPAC
HWY 1
San Luis Obispo 93403

Cost: $12 general; $7 seniors & students

FAMOUS JAZZ ARTIST SERIES
May 4 (4pm)

Legendary tenor saxophonist Pete Christlieb is the next attraction at the famous jazz artist series, May 4. He will be joined by bassist Dylan Johnson, drummer Darrell Voss and series co-producers Charlie and Sandi Shoemake.

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

D'Anbino Wine tasting room
710 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $15 general; $10 students

HYMNFEST
HYMNFEST
May 4 (4pm)

Choirs and Bell Choirs from First Presbyterian Church of San Luis Obispo and First United Methodist Church of Arroyo Grande Organ and brass Familiar tunes to sing along Free concert, reception to follow, May 4.

Katya Gotsdiner-McMahan
churchoffice@fpcslo.org
Phone: 543-5451

First Presbyterian church of San Luis Obispo
981 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: FREE

JAZZ BAND & WIND ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE & FUNDRAISER
May 4 (3-5:30pm)

Join the Atascadero High School Jazz Band and Wind Ensemble for an afternoon of music May 4. Ticket price covers appetizers, desserts, and a silent auction. Wine tasting is available for purchase.

Karen Ellis
kjjcellis@gmail.com
Phone: 462-1398

Castoro Cellars
1315 Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $15

Writers and Literature

POETRY AT THE STEYNBERG
Poetry
May 4 (3pm)

Readings with Paula C. Lowe and Nicholas Campbell, May 4.

Kevin Patrick Sullivan
kpsslopoet@charter.net
Phone: 547-1318
http://www.languageofthesoil.org

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

Art

ART BAR
May 4 (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 4 (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 4 (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

CHAIN MAILLE DEMONSTRATION
Chain Maille Jewelry
CHAIN MAILLE DEMONSTRATION
Classes and Workshops
May 4 (12:30-6pm)

Shelly Niro demonstrates the fascinating art of chain maille and how she transforms it into strong but delicate sterling silver earrings, necklaces and bracelets, May 4.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Winters Trimmings
"SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WYETH AND SOROLLA" EXHIBIT
Galleries
May 4 (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

KIDS ART SMART
Galleries
May 4 (noon-6pm)

The students of Bauer Speck Elementary School present the art they created as part of Studios on the Park's "Kids Art Smart" program, May 1-4.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

ART IN THE PARK
Special Art Events
May 4 (10am-4pm)

Outdoor art festival featuring 100+ vendors including: pottery, jewelry, textiles, garden art, home decor, and more. Live music, gourmet food, bbq, art demos, massage, and more. Sundays through June 1.

Shannon Len
shannlen@hotmail.com
Phone: 704-8128

Dinosaur Caves Park
Shell Beach Rd. & Cliff Ave.
Shell Beach 93449

Cost: FREE

The Outdoors

SANTA MARGARITA LAKE FIELD TRIP
SANTA MARGARITA LAKE FIELD TRIP
May 4 (9am)

Join Native Plant Society, Audubon & Sierra Club for a field trip at Santa Margarita Lake May 4. Expect to see a variety of spring wildflowers and migrating birds. Gentle walk 3-4 miles.

Bill Waycott
bill.waycott@gmail.com
Phone: 459-2103
http://www.cnpsslo.org/2014/04/santa-margarita-lake/

Santa Margarita Lake
Santa Margarita Lake Regional Park
Santa Margarita, CA 93453

Cost: FREE

Fundraisers

ZUMBA MARATHON
ZUMBA MARATHON
May 4 (1-3pm)

Jesse Marquez is conducting a marathon to raise money and awareness for Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County, May 4.

Jesse Marquez, Zumba Instructor
jesseandhiszsquad@outlook.com
Phone: 714-4242

Santa Maria Town Center Mall
134 Town Center E.
Santa Maria 93454