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June 23

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. Ongoing.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 323-488-9388
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

Music

ATASCADERO COMMUNITY BAND SUMMER CONCERTS
(7-8pm)

through Aug. 26. Playing marches, classic band literature, show tunes, and more.

Kent Cope
kentkathycope@gmail.com
Phone: 239-4644

Atascadero Lake Park
9305 Pismo Ave.
Atascadero 93422

CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
Concerts in the Plaza 2014 Kick Off
CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
June 20,June 27,July 4,July 11,July 18,July 25(5-8pm)

Enjoy great music and a family-friendly environment during summer's premier concert series, through July 25.

Sarah Ragan
sarah@downtownslo.com
Phone: 541-0286
http://www.downtownslo.com

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

CORNERS OF THE MOUTH POETRY
Poetry
March 16,April 20,May 18,June 15,July 20,August 17(7pm)

takes place every third Sun. with a featured poet. An open reading will follow.

Kevin Patrick Sullivan
kpsslopoet@charter.net
Phone: 547-1318

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
SLO 93401

Cost: Free

POETRY
Poetry
(7pm)

New Theorem Press's "Friday Edition Poetry Series" every third Friday of the month through Sept.

Benny Biesek
benny.biesek@gmail.com
Phone: 215-3370
http://newtheorem.blogspot.com

SLOMA
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 General; $4 Student

Art

ART WORKSHOP

This class taught by Allen Capoferri will meet through Aug. 12, and focus on good composition, perspective, and expressive painting and drawing. 

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $165

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO

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

AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Avila Beach Welcome Sign
AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Call For Artists
June 21,June 28,July 5,July 12,July 19,July 26,August 2,August 9(10am-5pm)

Avila Art on the Plaza is calling for new painters. Sell your art all day every Saturday from through October.

Gay Melody Sullivan
gaymelody@msn.com
Phone: 627-0256

Avila Plaza Art Walk
Avila Beach 93424

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 11,May 14,May 15,May 16,May 17,May 18,May 21,May 22,May 23,May 24,May 25,May 28,May 29,May 30,May 31,June 1,June 4,June 5,June 6,June 7,June 8,June 11,June 12,June 13,June 14,June 15,June 18,June 19,June 20,June 21,June 22,June 25,June 26,June 27,June 28,June 29,July 2,July 3,July 4,July 5,July 6,July 9,July 10,July 11,July 12,July 13,July 16,July 17,July 18,July 19,July 20,July 23,July 24,July 25,July 26,July 27,July 30,July 31,August 1,August 2,August 3,August 6,August 7,August 8,August 9,August 10,August 13,August 14,August 15,August 16,August 17(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

FUR, FEATHERS & FINS EXHIBIT
Riley
FUR, FEATHERS & FINS EXHIBIT
Openings and Receptions
(6-8pm)

On display through July 29. An animal themed show benefiting 2nd Chance at Love Humane Society, a wonderful group that rehabilitates and finds homes for neglected, abused, and abandoned dogs.

Debbie
artcentra1329@yahoo.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

IN THE OPEN AIR
In the Open Air
IN THE OPEN AIR
Openings and Receptions
(5pm)

exhibit through July 27.

Rod Payor
Publicity@pasoroblesart.org
Phone: 235-0798
http://pasoroblesart.org/showroom

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

BURL VREELAND EXHIBIT
Burl Vreeland Art Show
BURL VREELAND EXHIBIT
Special Art Events
(During store hours; opening reception 6pm)

Over 20 new pieces of art work will be on display, through July 28. The works are a mix of wood, acrylic, spray paint, and oil paint.

Burl Vreeland
burlvreeland@yahoo.com
Phone: 295-0177

Baxter Moerman
1118 Morro Street
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

EVERYBODY CAN DANCE SUMMER CAMP
(9am-3pm)

Three sessions through Aug. 8. Ages 6-14, daily Monday through Friday. Performance after each session.

Diane Zink
everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 937-6753
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can DANCE
800 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $125 per week

SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Libraries

The Paso Robles City Library invites children, teens, and adults to kick off your summer with science-themed good reads and great programs, through Aug. 23.

Heather Stephenson
hstephenson@prcity.com
Phone: 237-3870

Paso Robles City Library
1000 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

SUMMER READING PROGRAM
SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Libraries
(10am-8pm)

Have a blast this summer with science-themed good reads and great programs, through Aug. 1.

Heather Stephenson
hstephenson@prcity.com
Phone: 237-3870

Paso Robles City Library
1000 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

BELLYFIT CLASSES
June 4,June 7,June 11,June 14,June 18,June 21,June 25,June 28,July 2,July 5,July 9,July 12,July 16,July 19,July 23,July 26,July 30(varies)

A combination of African belly dance, Bollywood, pilates, and yoga; offered through July 30.

Leslie Thompson
ebtasam@aol.com
Phone: 550-6944
http://tribelation.webs.com

Ludwick Community Center
864 Santa Rosa
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $8-$10

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
June 23,June 25,June 27,June 30,July 2,July 4,July 7,July 9,July 11,July 14,July 16,July 18,July 21,July 23,July 25,July 28,July 30,August 1,August 4,August 6,August 8,August 11,August 13,August 15,August 18,August 20,August 22(9:30am)

Join us in the "No Diva Zone" for a fun, energetic, and effective class where you dance away calories to Latin and international music, through Aug. 22.

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

So. County Regional Ctr.
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: First is free, then $6

ZUMBA IN SLO VETERAN'S HALL
Lessons and Classes
June 5,June 12,June 19,June 26,July 3,July 10,July 17,July 24,July 31(5:30pm)

Every Thursday. Beginners and drop-ins welcome.

Sue Klempner
Rosiethree@aol.com
Phone: (323) 273-9909

SLO Veteran's Hall
801 S. Grand
SLO 93401

Cost: $5

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

55FRESH FARMERS' MARKET
Big John's Produce
55FRESH FARMERS' MARKET
June 3,June 10,June 17,June 24,July 1,July 8,July 15,July 22(8:30am-11:30am)

Providing farmers and artisans within a 55 mile radius the opportunity to sell directly to consumers. Tuesday mornings, 8:30am to 11:30am in the Pismo Coast Shopping Plaza parking lot.

April McLaughlin
55FreshFarmersMarket@gmail.com
Phone: (559) 920-7655

55 Fresh Farmers' Market
555 Five Cities Dr.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

PISMO BEACH FARMERS MARKET
(June-Aug.: 3-7pm; March-April & Sept.-Oct.: 3-6pm; Nov.- Feb: 2-5.)

At the Pismo Beach Pier each Wednesday, where the produce meets the sea.

Violet
Violet@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Pier
581 Dolliver St.
Pismo Beach 93449

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

MAKERSPACE'S SUMMER MAKER CAMP
SLO MakerSpace
MAKERSPACE'S SUMMER MAKER CAMP
Classes
June 20,June 27,July 4,July 11,July 18,July 25,August 1(6-8pm)

Through Aug. 2, interactive maker projects for kids.

Clint Slaughter
contact@slomakerspace.com
Phone: 284-8885
http://slomakerspace.com

SLO MakerSpace
3988 Short St. Suite 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 non-members; $5 members

ODDS FELLOWS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
June 23,June 30,July 7,July 14,July 21,July 28,August 4(6pm)

Join us for our dinner meeting the first Monday of each month for dinner and social, through Aug. 4.

Dianne Tuttle
academytravel570@gmail.com
Phone: 781-2630
http://facebook.com/pages/Odd-Fellows-Hall/100851089959791

Dianne Tuttle
520 Dana St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 donation

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
June 9,June 13,June 16,June 20,June 23,June 27,June 30,July 4,July 7,July 11,July 14,July 18,July 21,July 25,July 28,August 1,August 4,August 8(Mon. 9-10:30am; Fri. 3-4:30pm)

This weekly group is for adult women that focuses on healing trauma from childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault, through August 8. Pre-registration is required.

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

RISE
51 Zaca Lane, Ste. 140
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Suggested $10 donation

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

ADVENTURE CAMP
ADVENTURE CAMP
June 23 (10am-3pm)

A unique hands-on outdoor camp for kids grades second-sixth June 23-27. Explore nature, meet live animals, and make friends. Scholarships available through Central Coast Funds for Children.

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $150

Art

JANICE LUCIER WORKS ON DISPLAY
June 23 (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
June 23 (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
June 23 (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

Kid Stuff

ART CENTER ACTIVITY
June 23 (10am-5pm)

Do you know what salt does to ice? Find out when you drop liquid watercolors over the ice, watch as the colors swirl together to create other colors, June 23-26.

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

CHILDREN'S THEATER CAMP
June 23 (9am-2pm)

Join Pismo Beach Youth Theater for a week long summer camp June 23-27. Sing, dance and act your way through some of Broadway's biggest hits. Students will explore the world of musical theater by working on songs, dancing, and fun acting games.

Olivia Miller
slodancer@pismobeachyouththeater.com
Phone: 471-4976
http://facebook.com/events/242765825923052/

Lake Marie Clubhouse
2400 Glacier
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $150

Sports and Wellness

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
June 23

Will inlcude calisthenics, punching and blocking techniques, sparring, and kata, through July 8.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30 per month

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
June 23 (9:30am)

Join us in the "No Diva Zone" for a fun, energetic, and effective class where you dance away calories to Latin and international music, through Aug. 22.

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

So. County Regional Ctr.
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: First is free, then $6

GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
June 23 (4:30-5:30pm)

New session starting next week through Aug. 11. Appropriate for beginners and great for relaxation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org/

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

Cost: $76

STRONGER YOGA
Lessons and Classes
June 23 (5:35-6:35 pm )

New session starting through August 11. Appropriate for strong beginners to intermediate. Includes vinyasa flow and some usage of light weights, with relaxation and meditation.

San Luis Coastal Adult School
adulted@slcusd.org
Phone: 549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

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

Cost: $76

THE PIT: FATHER'S TRAIN FREE
Father's train FREE
THE PIT: FATHER'S TRAIN FREE
Lessons and Classes
June 23 (Various)

All father's who have not been a member before can train in martial arts and fitness for free the entire month of June.

Heather
heather@thepit.tv
Phone: 473-2500

The Pit Martial Arts & Fitness
1106 E. Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

Lectures and Learning

ODDS FELLOWS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
June 23 (6pm)

Join us for our dinner meeting the first Monday of each month for dinner and social, through Aug. 4.

Dianne Tuttle
academytravel570@gmail.com
Phone: 781-2630
http://facebook.com/pages/Odd-Fellows-Hall/100851089959791

Dianne Tuttle
520 Dana St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 donation

CENTRAL COAST QUILTERS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
June 23 (6:30-9pm)

Monthly meeting is on June 23. Lujean Seagal will speak on the effective use of color and design in creating beautiful quilts. Everyone is welcome.

Publicity
publicity@centralcoastquilters.org
Phone: 474-4781
http://centralcoastquilters.org

South County Regional Center
800 W Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93421

Cost: Free

Support Groups

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP
June 23 (5pm)

Fourth Monday of the month through June 23.

Sandra Miller
sandra.miller@dignityhealth.org
Phone: 542-6629
http://frenchmedicalcenter.org

French Hospital Medical Center
1911 Johnson Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

NORTH COUNTY WRITING SUPPORT GROUP
June 23 (6:30-9:30pm)

Meets Mondays, through June 30, led by Patricia Alexander, award-winning author/editor with 35+ years experience. Gives you a deadline, feedback about what works, doesn't work and why, marketing realities, encouragement, truth and cookies. RSVP required.

Patricia Alexander
patricia@PatriciaAlexander.com
Phone: 479-7778
http://www.PatriciaAlexander.com

Residence
1063 Sleepy Hollow Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $20 ($15 per meeting if 4 prepaid, used within 6 weeks)

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
June 23 (Mon. 9-10:30am; Fri. 3-4:30pm)

This weekly group is for adult women that focuses on healing trauma from childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault, through August 8. Pre-registration is required.

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

RISE
51 Zaca Lane, Ste. 140
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Suggested $10 donation

Volunteers

CAYUCOS VISITORS CENTER & HISTORY MUSEUM
June 23

Be a catalyst for happy memories & great experiences. Welcome visitors, offer info about lodging, dining, services, events, historical, natural, and recreational resources.

Jan Romanazzi
cayucosvisitorscenter@gmail.com
Phone: 995-1200

Cayucos Visitors Center & History Museum
41 South Ocean Ave.
Cayucos 93430