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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. Ongoing.
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.
THE DALLIDET ADOBE AND GARDENS
Open March through November on Fridays (10am-4pm), Sundays (1-4pm), and by appointment. Hours depend on volunteer availability; please call ahead
Phone: 543-0638 ext. 10
POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
Ongoing pottery classes for kids ages 6 and older.
Cost: $20 per class
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
Takes place on Thurs. in the Spencer's Market parking lot and Sat. on downtown Main Street.
Phone: call 544-9570
ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE
Live entertainment, fresh fruit, flowers, and more on Sat.
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
Produce, craft items, and prepared food are available every Wed. from
Tues. at City Park from
Lectures and Learning
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
SLO FOOD BANK
The Food Bank solicits, warehouses, and distributes large-scale food donations to more than 225 non-profit agency partners and directly through our food assistance programs. The Food Bank can also help you find a drop site if you are looking to make an individual donation. Volunteer opportunities are also available.
Phone: 543-0388 or 238-4664
UNITED BLOOD SERVICES
Donations may be made at the UBS Center in San Luis Obispo at 4119 Broad Street in the Creekside Center, or in Santa Maria at 1770 S. Broadway in the Plum Tree Plaza next to Lassen's Natural Foods.
WOODS HUMANE SOCIETY
(Woods opens Mon. through Sat. at 10 a.m.)
Woods Humane Society protects and shelters homeless companion animals, places animals into humane environments, promotes responsible pet ownership, provides humane education, and reduces animal overpopulation. They have beautiful animals up for adoption, camps for kids, fund-raising events, volunteer opportunities, and educational programs for the community. For more info on the various services Woods offers and a full calendar of events, contact the society. Their Quicky car wash fundraiser runs May 1-31.
CASA INFO SESSION
Learn about becoming an advocate for an abused child, mentoring, and other volunteer opportunities at CASA, fourth Wednesdays.
June 15 (10pm - 1am)
Late Night Lounge. Fri & Sat, 10pm-1am
June 15 (M/T 1-4, W-Sat 10-4, Sun 12-4)
Make and take crafts! $5/project
ART OF BLENDING WINE
June 15 (2pm-5pm)
Learn to blend wine! June 15, RSVP!
Cost: $60/pp or $48/pp for Crush Club Members
June 15 (1-4pm)
Live music by local favorite Luke Byron on June 15.
WINE TASTING 101
June 15 (10am)
Learn to sniff, swirl and sip! June 15
Cost: $40/pp or $32/pp for Industry and Crush Club
AN EVENING OF COMEDY & MUSIC: A CULINARY CABARET
June 15 (Wed, Thurs, Fri at 7pm, Sat 3pm & 7pm, Sun at 6pm)
May 2-June 16. Celebrates food!
Cost: $18, $20, $22
June 15 (8:00PM)
In a Gotham-like city, a terrible water
June 15 (8pm)
Midwest neo-soul keyboardist returns to the Ale House on June 15.
June 15 (9pm)
Midwest neo-soul/R+B keyboardist returns
Cost: Buy Beer
SATURDAY LIVE AT VINA ROBLES
June 15 (1-4pm)
James Sweetwater performs on June 15.
June 15 (1pm)
Come to this Songwriters At Play showcase featuring three artists on June 15.
MAKE YOUR OWN DIRT CAKE!
June 15 (9:30 am)
Children ages 10-18 can construct their own dirt cake on June 15.
COUNTY WORKDAYS: EL CHORRO PARK
June 15 (9am-12pm)
Please call ECO SLO for more information. Workday is on June 15.
Sports and Wellness
June 15 (11am-4pm)
Energy Balancing sessions on June 15.
Lectures and Learning
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