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Do you buy art?

Buy? Man, you can’t put a price tag on art.
My home is filled with many fine paintings and antiquities.
I support what I can, but I’m on a limited budget.
Um … I’m actually still dodging my kid’s requests to pony up for a finger painting on the fridge.

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New Times / Calendar Events

May 6

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

RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
RIDESHARE'S BIKE MONTH
May 6 (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

Music

SEEKING FEMALE SINGERS
May 6 (7-9pm)

Do you sing? The Pacific Horizon Chorus, a 4-part harmony educational accappela group, invites you to join them every Tuesday through May 27. Let's Harmonize the World!

Barbara O'Donnell
dodonn10@netzero.net
Phone: 782-9951

United Methodist Church
1515 Frederick Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: First 4 visits free; membership $28 per month

GUITAR CLASSES
GUITAR CLASSES
May 6

Join like-minded adults and discover your hidden musical talent or expand on your current guitar abilities, through June 19. Three classes to choose from: Beginning, Intermediate and Ensemble.

Judy Adkison
jadkison@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1328
http://www.ae.slcusd.org

San Luis Coastal Adult School
1500 Lizzie St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Writers and Literature

ANN PATCHETT SEMINAR
May 6 (8-10pm)

Join the best-selling author as she reflects on her life and work, May 6.

UCSB Arts & Lectures
aandl-info@sa.ucsb.edu
Phone: 893-3535
http://www.artsandlectures.sa.ucsb.edu/Details.aspx?PerfNum=2910

Campbell Hall
UCSB Campus
Santa Barbara 93106

Cost: $20

Art

ART BAR
May 6 (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 6 (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 6 (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

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
May 6 (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

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
May 6 (5pm)

Children ages 5 to 10 welcome, Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 22.

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

BEGINNING POTTERY FOR KIDS
May 6

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

CRAZY BIKES
May 6 (10am)

Design a colorful bicycle with paper, paint, pasta and glue, through May 11.

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

TINY EXPLORERS
TINY EXPLORERS
May 6 (10am)

New toddler parent participation group starting at the Exploration Station every Tuesday. Science, art, socialization, movement, music, and fun. Pre-registration is required.

Tosha Punches
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $25

KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
Get Fit
May 6

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

Sports and Wellness

LUNCHTIME YOGA
Shelley Massa Gooch
LUNCHTIME YOGA
May 6 (11:45am)

Drop-in any Tuesday through June 24 with instructor Shelley Massa-Gooch. All experience levels, including beginners are welcome. Dressing rooms, sprung floor, yoga mats and props are provided.

Shelley Massa-Gooch
iintobalanceyoga@gmail.com
Phone: 441-4003
http://into-balance.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti Dr.
San Luis Obispo 93430

Cost: $10-13

BACHATA TUESDAYS
Liliana Graham
BACHATA TUESDAYS
Lessons and Classes
May 6 (8pm)

First and third Tuesdays through May 6.

Liliana Graham
liliana_graham@yahoo.com
Phone: 748-4050

San Luis Obispo Vets Hall
801 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

NEW QI GONG CLASS
Lessons and Classes
May 6 (6:45pm)

through May 27 Taught by certified qi gong instructor Devin Wallace.

Devin Wallace
devinwalla@gmail.com
Phone: 709-2227

Spirit Winds Physical Therapy
1422 Monterey St. Suite C-102
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 or 4 classes for $30

BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
BOMBSHELL BOOT CAMP
Lessons and Classes
May 6 (Various)

Intensive workout regimen designed to kick-start your healthy lifestyle, through May 16. Surrounding yourself with women who have the same fitness goals just makes the journey that much easier to take. Join & recruit a friend and you both save $25. Limited spots available.

Claudia
info@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://www.tantrumfitness.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: $150

AIKIDO CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
May 6 (5:15-6:45 pm)

Ongoing classes through June 26. Beginners welcome.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

Lectures and Learning

MINDFULNESS-BASED STRESS REDUCTION
MINDFULNESS-BASED STRESS REDUCTION
Classes
May 6 (6:30pm)

A highly acclaimed experiential program that offers simple yet powerful tools for working with chronic pain, illness and stress through May 13.

Susan McIntosh
stresslessSLO@charter.net
Phone: 805-602-2903
http://stresslessSLO.com

Sukha Wellness Center
6615 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $335 includes program materials

SENIOR PEER COUNSELING CERTIFICATION TRAINING
Classes
May 6 (1-4pm)

through March 8. Trains volunteers age 55 and up to provide free in-home supportive counseling to seniors. Counselors help seniors improve their quality of life and maintain their independence as they navigate various challenges.

Traci Mello
tmello@wilshirehcs.org
Phone: 547-7025 Ext. 15
http://seniorpeer@wilshirehcs.org

Rolling Hills Apartments
999 Las Tablas Rd
Templeton 93465

Cost: Free

Support Groups

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS SUPPORT GROUP
HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS SUPPORT GROUP
May 6 (Noon)

Open group for adult women with a focus on healing from violence in relationships every Tuesday, through May 27.

Shannon Cantillano
contact@riseslo.org
Phone: 226-5400
http://riseslo.org

RISE
1030 Vine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Suggested donation of $10