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SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
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.
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
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
Tues. at City Park from
July 15 (10-noon)
July 21-25. Designed for 9-12 year-olds.
Cost: $85 with paid $25 annual registration or valid membership
ROSEMARY PISCIOTTA ART EXHIBIT
Cambria artist Rosemary Pisciotta is exhibiting a wide selection of her works in acrylic and mixed media, including figures, seascapes, and abstracts, through July 31. Sales benefit the Friends of the Library.
Classes and Workshops
July 15 (Tues-Fri: 7pm; Sat: 11am & 7pm; Sun: noon & 4pm)
In a relaxed, social setting, our resident artists will guide you through replicating the nights chosen painting, through Aug. 17. Wine, beer and charcuterie service available. The $40 fee includes canvas, paints, instruction, and a cocktail.
July 15 (8:30am-12:30pm)
Five day sensory awareness camp for 8-14 year-olds to learn life skills, teamwork, and communication while connecting with horses, through Aug. 8. Games, art, mindfulness, horsemanship, and nature based predator/prey program.
LEARN, CONNECT, CLAY CAMP
Create and Learn
July 15 (8:15-11am daily; Information night at 6pm)
July 8-Aug. 1. This multi-sensory camp will help improve your child’s thinking, literacy, and creative skills. 1, 2 or 4 week sessions available.
Cost: $250 a week
FIZZ! BOOM! READ! NATURALIST
July 15 (2pm)
On July 15, naturalist Karen Poland will bring animals such as a rabbit, snake, and an owl to teach kids how they depend on each other in a food chain.
Sports and Wellness
July 15 (5:15-6:45pm)
Ongoing classes through Aug. 28 in the Japanese martial art that protects without causing harm. Beginners and visitors are welcome.
MINDBODY TECHNIQUES FOR HEALTH & HEALING
Lessons and Classes
July 15 (6:30-8:30pm)
Four week class covering self-care practices in self hypnosis and applied meditation, July 8-29. Can be used to reduce stress, pain, anxiety, and depression and catalyze healing from illness/injury.
July 15 (8:30-11:30am)
Providing local farmers and artisans within a 55 mile radius the opportunity to sell directly to local consumers, Tuesdays through July 15.
July 15 (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.
Lectures and Learning
PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Experiential program to guide and empower parents, through Aug. 16. Learn solutions and effective strategies with the help of horses. Establish leadership, engage cooperation, and communicate openly in a supportive environment. Horse experience not required.
Cost: $315 for a couple; $240 for a single
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