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June 7

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

Holiday events

KIDS DAY IN THE PARK
June 7 (10am-3pm)

Vendors will feature family information, services, toys, books, games, and safety; a small kids' flea market area for grades 3 to 8. June 7.

Norma Moye
info@pasoroblesdowntown.org
Phone: 238-4103
http://pasoroblesdowntown.org

Downtown City Park
12th & Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: FREE

Special Events

ADOPT-A-PET
June 7

Spring has sprung and the Feline Network has an assortment of cats and kittens who are looking for loving homes. All are tested, vaccinated, and spayed/neutered. Adoptions through June 28.

Feline Network
info@felinenetwork.org
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Come and Adopt Me!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
June 7 (noon-5pm)

through the month of June. Adopt cats 9 months or older for just $9. Includes spay/neuter, current vaccinations, free follow-up vet exam, and a bag of kibble.

HART
warmhearts@slohart.org
Phone: 927-7377
http://slohart.org

Homeless Animal Rescue Team
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

ATASCADERO PUBLIC LIBRARY GRAND OPENING
June 7

The event will include a ribbon cutting, special guests, music, art show, activities for all ages, and more on June 7.

Leigh Livick
2sloleigh@gmail.com
Phone: 674-1140

Atascadero Public Library
6555 Capistrano Ave.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

CENTRAL COAST OYSTER & MUSIC FESTIVAL
June 7 (noon-8pm)

June 7.

http://centralcoastoysterfestival.com

Avila Beach Golf Resort
6464 Ana Bay Rd.
Avila Beach , CA 93405

Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door

WINE AND CHEESE PARTY
June 7 (4:30-6:30pm)

June 7. Proceeds benefit Sm(Art)Studio Location. Featuring seven local wineries, artisan cheeses, live music,  Traffles, and art bidding.

Terri Kurczewski
terri@childrensresource.org
Phone: 904-5229
http://smartstudioslo.com

Sm(Art) Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

PAWS CAUSE FUNDRAISER
PAWS CAUSE FUNDRAISER
Winery Events
June 7 (1-4pm)

Spend an afternoon enjoying activities such as wine and nibbles, kitten cuddling, silent auction, music, and friends on June 7.

Tom Allen
sculpterrawinery@gmail.com
Phone: 226-8881
http://northcountypawscause.org

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $25

Stage

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
June 7 (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

THE AUTHENTIC LIFE OF BILLY THE KID
June 7 (Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 3pm and 8pm, Sundays at 7pm)

Lee Blessing's funny, occasionally chilling play about Pat Garrett, the man who shot Billy the Kid, runs through Feb. 23.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

DISNEY'S PETER PAN
June 7 (Thurs. & Fri. 7pm; Sat. 2pm)

Atascadero Jr. High will be performing the adventurous play June 5-7.

Donna Kehl
donnakehl@atasusd.org
Phone: 462-4360

Atascadero Jr. High School
6501 Lewis Ave.
Atascadero 93446

Cost: $7 adults; $4 children 5 & under

Film and TV

BROWN BAG MOVIE NIGHT
June 7 (5:45pm)

Pack your dinner and join us for a film adaptation of Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park (PG-13) on June 7. Courtesy popcorn provided.

Chase McMunn
cmcmunn@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Music

CAL POLY SYMPHONY SPRING CONCERT WITH THE CAL POLY CHOIRS
CAL POLY SYMPHONY SPRING CONCERT WITH THE CAL POLY CHOIRS
June 7 (8pm)

Cal Poly's symphony and choirs join forces on June 7.

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4849
http://music.calpoly.edu/calendar/

Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $14 and $12 general, $12 and $9 seniors and students

KLASH OF THE KEYS
June 7 (8-11pm)

Enjoy delicious appetizers and dance to your favorite songs at this dueling pianos event on June 7. Must be 21 and over; drinks not included in ticket price.

wspslo.org
braub@wspslo.org
Phone: 543-2626
http://wspslo.org

Embassy Suites
333 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $50-$85

M. LOCKWOOD PORTER IN CONCERT
M Lockwood Porter
M. LOCKWOOD PORTER IN CONCERT
June 7 (1-4pm)

on June 7.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 204-6821
http://songwritersatplay.com

Wild Horse Winery
1437 Wild Horse Winery Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: Free

MORRO BAY MUSIC FESTIVAL
Morro Bay Music Festival
MORRO BAY MUSIC FESTIVAL
June 7 (11am-7pm )

Featuring local bands, including: Back Bay Betty, Lou Mars, Chicago Mike, Louie & The Lovers, and Lenny Blue Band & Lou Lou and the Cow Tippers, June 7.

Don Doubledee
info.mbhf@gmail.com
Phone: 772-1155

Tidelands Park
300 Embarcadero
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $2 (12 and under free)

SPRING CONCERT
Ragged Company with Tim Pacheco and Cindy Myers
SPRING CONCERT
June 7 (7:30-9pm)

Featuring Ragged Company with SLO musical favorites Tim Pacheco and Cindy Myers on June 7.

Janet
janet@awakeninginterfaith.org
Phone: 772-0306
http://awakeninginterfaith.org

1130 Napa Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $15-$20

SUMMER IN SONG CHORAL CONCERT
June 7 (3pm)

on June 7. A 50+ person award winning adult choir delivers a powerful and emotional performance of traditional and contemporary choral music in this celebration of the arrival of summer. Songs by Eric Whitacre, John Rutter, Simon & Garfunkle, and much more.

Sarah Maggelet
sarah@vocalarts.org
Phone: 541-6797
http://vocalarts.org

United Methodist Church
1515 Fredericks St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $20-$40

SUZY THOMPSON AND DEL REY IN CONCERT
SuzyThompson and Del Rey
SUZY THOMPSON AND DEL REY IN CONCERT
June 7 (Potluck 5pm; Show 6pm)

Presented by the Red Barn Community Music Series, resonator guitar and ukulele goddess Del Rey and blues fiddler Suzy Thompson explore the upbeat, positive side of the blues in a show that is wise, womanly, witty and well-played, June 7.

Jonas Richardson
redbarnmusicserics@gmail.com
Phone: 215-3238

Red Barn Music Series
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $10-$15 donation

Writers and Literature

A REAL DRAGON AND CITY BEAR SIGNING
June 7 (2-4pm)

Beryl Reichenberg will be signing his two children's books, June 7.

Coalesce Bookstore
coalescebookstore@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2880
http://coalescebookstore@gmail.com

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Art

ART BAR
June 7 (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
June 7 (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

AND THE KITCHEN SINK
June 7 (10am-6pm)

Photographic work by Bob Canepa, through June 14. A diverse collection of the artist's interests in photography from composite to portrait, landscape to macro.

Bob Canepa
bcanepa@charter.net
Phone: 544-3719
http:// bobcanepaphotography.com

Bob Canepa
1027 B Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ERIN PERRY ART EXHIBIT
Erin Perry Mixed Media - An Evening at the Opera
ERIN PERRY ART EXHIBIT
June 7

Local artist Erin Perry is exhibiting a wide selection of her bold collage and colorful mixed-media works during the month of June. A portion of any sales benefits the Friends of the Cambria Library.

Joen Kommer
jkommer@slolibrary.org
Phone: 927-4336
http://cambriafol.org

Cambria Library
1043 Main St.
Cambria 93428

"PAINTING WITH LIGHT"
"PAINTING WITH LIGHT"
Art at Wineries
June 7 (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 7 (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

SIGNATURE EXHIBITION
What a Day
SIGNATURE EXHIBITION
Galleries
June 7 (noon-6pm)

Select nationally known artists display exquisite original oil and pastel paintings as part of Paso Artsfest through June 29.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

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
June 7 (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

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO
Openings and Receptions
June 7 (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

ART AFTER DARK PASO
ART AFTER DARK PASO
Openings and Receptions
June 7 (6-9pm)

Galleries and other venues display the work of visual artists, feature performances in this fun, self-guided tour, June 7

Lori Lerian
programs@artsobispo.org
Phone: 544-9251
http://artsobispo.org/art-after-dark-paso/art-after-dark-paso

Downtown Paso Robles
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

BEGINNING POTTERY FOR KIDS
June 7

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

The Outdoors

SWAP ELFIN FOREST WORK PARTY
June 7 (9am-noon)

Join SWAP Weed Warriors June 7 to do weeding, erosion control, and other tasks.  Bring work gloves and a shovel.

Yolanda
yolanda@elfin-forest.org
Phone: 528-0392
http://elfin-forest.org

El Moro Elfin Forest Natural Area
North end of 15th St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

BELLYFIT CLASSES
June 7 (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

FIRE HYDRANT 5K & DOG EXPO
Fire Hydrant 5K Logo
FIRE HYDRANT 5K & DOG EXPO
Special Events
June 7 (8am)

Come run or walk with your dog on June 7. All pre-registered runners will receive a shirt, pet bandanna, and doggie bag. Top finishers will be awarded medals. Enjoy the Dog Expo following the run.

Jazmyn
info@firehydrant5K.com
Phone: 903-2654

Dinosaur Caves Park
2701 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $35

Lectures and Learning

FIRST STEPS TO SUCCESS
June 7 (various)

No-cost customer service training for 18-25yr SLO County residents. Boost your resume by gaining competitive job skills that employers want in this workshop through June 14.

Coco Herda
socorro_herda@my.cuesta.edu
Phone: 574-1520

Youth One Stop
191 S. Oak Park Blvd.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: FREE

STOP GAINING WEIGHT & GAIN PERSECTIVE
Patricia Alexander
STOP GAINING WEIGHT & GAIN PERSECTIVE
Classes
June 7 (10am-1pm)

Learn a revolutionary way of thinking about health, fitness, and food that will open your mind, heart, and life. With humor and kindness, Patricia Alexander combines spiritual with practical to health and healing, June 7.

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

Branch Mill Organic Farm
2815 Branch Mill Rd.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $30 (Optional lunch +$15)

Fundraisers

ATTACK OF THE ZOMBIES FUN RUN
June 7 (5pm)

Do the run solo or gather the team while benefiting SLO Pride, June 7.

Zombie Team
attackoftheslozombies@gmail.com
Phone: 541-4252
http://attackoftheslozombies.com

Laguna Lake Park
504 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-$35

BINGO BURGER BASH
June 7 (4pm)

June 7. Food by 4H, raffle items, and $125 Money Hat. Adult beverages available.

Rosie Hebron
mustangannie1@juno.com
Phone: 610-0220
http://crestonnews.org

Community Volunteer Garden
Swayze St.
Creston 93432

Cost: $25

FIESTA FOR OUR FOUR-LEGGED FRIENDS
June 7 (5pm)

Fundraiser for Animals in Need Fund, June 7.

Dr. Robin Shroyer
info@ainfund.org
Phone: 929-2855
http://ainfund.org

Edwards Barn
1095 Pomeroy
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $50

Volunteers

CAYUCOS VISITORS CENTER & HISTORY MUSEUM
June 7

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

BECOME A TUTOR FOR ADULT ENGLISH LITERACY
BECOME A TUTOR FOR ADULT ENGLISH LITERACY
June 7 (10am-3:30pm)

Tutor Training Workshop on June 7. Please call or visit our website.

Grace Morgan
grace@sloliteracy.org
Phone: 541-4219
http://sloliteracy.org

SLO County Library
995 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25

CITIZENS' CLIMATE LOBBY MEETING
June 7 (9:45am)

June 7.

Citizens' Climate Lobby
citizensclimatelobbyslo@gmail.com
Phone: 550-3899

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2201 Lawton Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

CITIZENS' CLIMATE LOBBY MEETING
June 7 (9:45am)

Become a climate change activist and be part of the solution, June 7.

Citizens' Climate Lobby
citizensclimatelobbyslo@gmail.com
Phone: 550-3899

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2201 Lawton Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free