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July 17

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: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

Music

AUDITIONS FOR THE VOCAL ARTS ENSEMBLE

Auditions for the award-winning Vocal Arts Ensemble will be held Sept. 2. Contact Gary Lamprecht at glamprecht@charter.net for audition piece and time.

Gary Lamprecht
glamprecht@charter.net
Phone: 748-8680

Vocal Arts Ensemble
1870 Doris Ave
Los Osos, CA 93402

ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
July 13,August 10(1pm)

Each show features unique bands, nonprofits, and sponsors. through Sept. 9.

Curtis Reinhardt
curtis@curtisreinhardt.com
Phone: 773-4173
http://arroyograndevillage.org/

Rotary Bandstand in Heritage Square Park
Corner of Nelson St. and Mason St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

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

TOM SHULTZ LANDSCAPES

through Oct.

Phone: 541-5860
http://tomshultzart.com

Taste Restaurant
2900 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

SEEING, THINKING, LIVING

Exhibit of photography by Gary Dwyer, through Aug. 31.

http://sloma.org

San Luis Obispo
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

WILLIAM KENYON EXHIBIT

through Aug. 31. For more info please call 543-4902.

Rene I. Scarnegi
frstcls@aol.com
Phone: 543-4902

West End Espresso & Tea
670-A Higuera St.
San LuisObispo 93401

Cost: Free

INKS
Cognition
INKS
(During store hours; reception 6-8pm)

New abstract inks by M.L. Burdick, through Aug. 30.

M.L. Burdick
Phone: 440-0020
http://mldburdickslo.com

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

GEMS OF THE WEST
Vernazza
GEMS OF THE WEST
Artists
July 7,July 8,July 9,July 10,July 11,July 14,July 15,July 16,July 17,July 18,July 21,July 22,July 23,July 24,July 25,July 28,July 29,July 30,July 31,August 1,August 4,August 5,August 6,August 7,August 8,August 11,August 12,August 13,August 14,August 15,August 18,August 19,August 20,August 21,August 22,August 25,August 26,August 27,August 28,August 29,September 1,September 2,September 3,September 4,September 5(9am-4:30pm)

Art exhibit by Sandi Heller, through Sept. 5. Pastel Landscapes from the Central Coast, Sierras, Canyonlands and Vernazza, Italy.

Sandi Heller
sandih5@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 547-1628
http://sandihellerart.com

Office of Dr. Eibschutz
1039 Murray Ave. Suite 200
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

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

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
July 2,July 7,July 9,July 14,July 16,July 21,July 23,July 28,July 30,August 4,August 6,August 11,August 13,August 18,August 20,August 25,August 27

Will inlcude calisthenics, punching and blocking techniques, sparring, and kata, through Sept. 1.

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

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30 per month

AIKIDO
July 3,July 8,July 10,July 15,July 17,July 22,July 24,July 29,July 31,August 5,August 7,August 12,August 14,August 19,August 21,August 26,August 28(5:15-6:45pm)

Ongoing classes through Aug. 28 in the Japanese martial art that protects without causing harm. Beginners and visitors are welcome.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
July 9,July 16,July 23,July 30,August 6,August 13,August 20,August 27

with live drumming through Aug. 27.

Bruce Ogilvie
info@highermovement.com
Phone: 305-0172

Central Coast Afro Rhythm and Dance
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93402

Cost: $8

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
July 16,July 23,July 30,August 6,August 13,August 20,August 27,September 3,September 10

Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies. Most Wednesdays. Check website for exact dates. mbodyslo.com

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com

mBody Yoga & Massage
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

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

Special Events

LEGO MINDSTORM ROBOTICS CAMP
Girl programs LEGO Mindstorm robot
LEGO MINDSTORM ROBOTICS CAMP
July 17 (10-noon)

July 21-25. Designed for 9-12 year-olds.

Tosha R Punches
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
PO Box 1117
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $85 with paid $25 annual registration or valid membership

ELVIN BISHOP IN CONCERT
Elvin Bishop
ELVIN BISHOP IN CONCERT
July 17 (6:30pm & 8:30pm)

on July 17.

Tom Keffury
tk@midstatefair.com
Phone: 239-2385
http://midstatefair.com

Paso Robles Event Center
2198 Riverside Ave.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free w/ fair admission

KID ROCK IN CONCERT
Kid Rock
KID ROCK IN CONCERT
July 17 (7:30pm)

on July 17.

Tom Keffury
tk@midstatefair.com
Phone: 239-2385
http://midstatefair.com

Paso Robles Event Center
2198 Riverside Ave.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $51-$76

MORRO BAY FOUNDERS DAY PICNIC
July 17 (4:30-7pm)

Bring your own picnic dinner and celebrate the 50th birthday of the city on July 17 with live music and birthday cake for all.

Morro Bay 50th Committee
morrobay50th@gmail.com
Phone: 225-1570
http://morrobay50th.com

Morro Bay City Park
Morro Bay Blvd. at Harbor
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Music

KENNY TAYLOR BAND IN CONCERT
Eureka Burger
KENNY TAYLOR BAND IN CONCERT
July 17 (8pm)

on July 17.

Kenny Taylor
kennytaylormusic@gmail.com
Phone: 903-1141
http://kennytaylormusic.com

Eureka Burger
1141 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

POPULAR FAVORITES AND JAZZ STANDARDS
July 17 (6:30-9:30pm)

Pianist Brett Mitchell and guitarist Adam Levine, with bassist Mike Swan play popular favorites and jazz standard, every Thursday through Aug. 7.

Enoteca Restaurant
info@labellasera.com
Phone: 238-2834
http://JudyPhilbin.com

Enoteca Restaurant & Bar
206 Alexa Ct.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Art

ROSEMARY PISCIOTTA ART EXHIBIT
July 17

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.

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

Cambria Library
1043 Main St.
Cambria 93428

MICHELLE ELLIS EXHIBIT
Art at Wineries
July 17 (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

GEMS OF THE WEST
Vernazza
GEMS OF THE WEST
Artists
July 17 (9am-4:30pm)

Art exhibit by Sandi Heller, through Sept. 5. Pastel Landscapes from the Central Coast, Sierras, Canyonlands and Vernazza, Italy.

Sandi Heller
sandih5@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 547-1628
http://sandihellerart.com

Office of Dr. Eibschutz
1039 Murray Ave. Suite 200
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

HANDCRAFTED FOR THE HOLIDAYS
HANDCRAFTED FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Call For Artists
July 17

California artists are invited to submit applications by Aug. 1, to be a part of our annual December exhibition and sale of fine craft including glass, metal, wood, and fabric.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
July 17 (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.

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 544-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Art Bar
1130 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

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
July 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

Kid Stuff

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
July 17 (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.

Janine
info@herdsofwisdom.com
Phone: 762-4862
http://herdsofwisdom.com

Herds of Wisdom
Garden Farms
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $300

SUMMER READING PRESENTS NINA RYNE
July 17 (2pm)

Singer/storyteller Nina Ryne will delight children with songs and stories from around the world on July 17.

Jackie Kinsey
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 772-6394
http://slolibrary.org

Del Mar Elemetary School
501 Sequoia
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

LEARN, CONNECT, CLAY CAMP
Create and Learn
July 17 (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.

Dona Hare Price
dona@learnconnectplay.com
Phone: 790-6248
http://learnconnectplay.tumblr.com/camp

Anam Cre Pottery Studio
570 Higuera St, #170
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $250 a week

FIZZ! BOOM! READ! BATS
Libraries
July 17 (2pm)

On July 17, SLO County's own "Bat Lady" Melinda Alvarado will share all about the amazing world of bats, including a visit from a rescue bat.

Rebecca
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 473-7163
http://slolibrary.org

South County Regional Center
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

FIZZ! BOOM! READ! SEA GULL OLYMPICS
Libraries
July 17 (3pm)

Cara O'Brien will bring her Sea Bird Olympics on July 17. Lots of interactive projects in this fun family geared workshop.

Vicki Cyr
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 474-7478
http://slolibrary.org

Oceano Library
1551 17th St.
Oceano 93445

Cost: Free

FIZZ! BOOM! READ! TORTOISES
Libraries
July 17 (2pm)

Bob and Judy Thomas from the Turtle and Tortoise Rescue Ranch will talk about the protection of turtles and tortoises through capture, breeding, proper care, adoption, and more on July 17

Margaret
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 929-3994
http://slolibrary.org

Nipomo Library
918 West Taft
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

FIZZ! BOOM! SINGS! WITH MELISSA GREEN
Children's Recording Star Melissa Green @ SLO County Libraries!
FIZZ! BOOM! SINGS! WITH MELISSA GREEN
Libraries
July 17 (11am)

Professional children’s entertainer, who's filled with songs to entertain and engage children, will perform on July 17.

Joan Bloomfield
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 461-6163
http://slolibrary.org

Colony Park Community Center
5599 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

KAREN GARMEN EXCITES YOUNG LIBRARY READERS
Miss Karen Fizz Boom Reads for Library Summer Reading!
KAREN GARMEN EXCITES YOUNG LIBRARY READERS
Libraries
July 17 (11am)

On July 17, Miss Karen, the Queen of “Let’s Put on a Show”, will come celebrate the Library's Summer Reading Program. She will bring enough costumes and enthusiasm to do just that for a rollicking good time of singing dancing and playing.

Kristin
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862
http://slolibrary.org

South Bay Community Center
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO
July 17 (5:15-6:45pm)

Ongoing classes through Aug. 28 in the Japanese martial art that protects without causing harm. Beginners and visitors are welcome.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

ZUMBA IN SLO VETERAN'S HALL
Lessons and Classes
July 17 (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

Lectures and Learning

INTRO TO THE FABULOUS FACE OF THE DIVINE
July 17 (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

This introductory presentation is an invitation to explore the magic and mystery of the goddess within, July 17.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $20

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
July 17

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.

Janine
info@herdsofwisdom.com
Phone: 762-4862
http://herdsofwisdom.com

Herds of Wisdom
Garden Farms
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $315 for a couple; $240 for a single

INTRO TO THE FABULOUS FACE OF THE DIVINE
Classes
July 17 (6:30-8pm)

This introductory presentation is an invitation to explore the magic and mystery of the goddess within, July 17.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $20

Support Groups

LOS OSOS DEMENTIA CAREGIVERS
July 17 (1pm)

Support group for those who care for patients with dementia, through July 17. Supervised watch of patient is provided in adjoining room.  

Alyce Crawford
alycec@coastcrc.org
Phone: 534-9234

Los Osos Baptist Church
1900 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free