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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 22 (10pm - 1am)
Late Night Lounge. Fri & Sat, 10pm-1am
June 22 (M/T 1-4, W-Sat 10-4, Sun 12-4)
Make and take crafts! $5/project
2013 GOLF BALL DROP
June 22 (10am-3pm)
You are invited to sponsor this year's inaugural Golf Ball Drop, enter a chance to win $1000, and support the Chamber of Commerce. Funds raised are aimed at providing quality services to residents and businesses of Los Osos and Baywood Park, and contributing to the vitality of our local community. June 22.
June 22 (Noon to 6pm)
Enjoy live music, shop event merchandise and crafts, and taste Olallieberry pies, jams, and wines. Cambria Alehouse will also serve brews in the beer garden. June 22.
June 22 (9:30am-2:30pm)
Join artist Elizabeth Bear as she guides you through the fine art of pine needle basketry on June 22.
San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Cost: $95 for members and $120 for nonmembers
ATASCADERO LAKESIDE WINE FESTIVAL
June 22 (4-8pm)
The Lakeside Wine Festival will feature 80 participating wineries, culinary creations by local chefs, artist showcase and live music. Proceeds will benefit the Charles Paddock Zoo and local community projects. June 22.
Cost: $40 for advance tickets and $45 at the door
PASO WINE 101
June 22 (10am)
Learn Paso terrior & how to taste! 6/22
Cost: $30/pp or $24/pp for Crush Club members
June 22 (8:00PM)
In a Gotham-like city, a terrible water
June 22 (2:00-6:00 pm)
Music, family fun, great food!
June 22 (4pm)
featured on Songwriters At Play showcase
Writers and Literature
June 22 (2-4pm)
June 22 from 2-4pm. Author is Beryl Reichenberg.
FUN AT THE BEACH
June 22 (10am-1pm)
Enojoy numerous activities featuring sea life June 22 in Pismo Beach.
State Park Interpreters
DOCENT LED HIKE: STENNER CREEK
June 22 (9am-12pm)
Please call Eco Slo for more information. Hike is on June 22.
Lectures and Learning
LITTLE SCHOOLHOUSE ENVIRONMENTAL SERIES
June 22 (7-9pm)
Learn about the history and science of extinction on June 22.
Cost: $10 donation
June 22 (9:00 - 11:00 AM)
Grab attention with your intro! June 22
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