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July 28

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

Music

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

CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
(5-8pm)

Family-friendly, live music every Friday through Sept. 5.

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

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro St.
San Luis Obsipo 93401

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

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

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

JACK OLIVER EXHIBIT

through Aug. 31.

Second Press Wine Bar & Eatery
810 11th St.
Paso Robles , CA 93446

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

Kid Stuff

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
July 22,July 24,July 29,July 31,August 5,August 7,August 12,August 14,August 19,August 21,August 26,August 28,September 2,September 4(Tues.: 4:30-5:30pm; Thurs.:4:30-5:30pm)

Boys and Girls ages 5 -10 can have fun and gain important life skills at these empowering martial art classes. Parents and children are welcome to come observe a class.

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

Sports and Wellness

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

COMMUNITY YOGA
July 18,July 25,August 1,August 8,August 15,August 22,August 29,September 5,September 12(9-10:30am)

Every Friday through Sept. 12. All levels welcome.

Alicia Klein
aliciaklein@gmail.com
Phone: 547-9642

mBODY Yoga Studio
1724 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

COMMUNITY YOGA
July 20,July 27,August 3,August 10,August 17,August 24,August 31,September 7,September 14(9:00-10:30am)

Open to all levels, every Sunday morning.

Alicia Klein
aliciaklein@gmail.com
Phone: 547-9642

mBODY Yoga Studio
1724 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
Live drumming for African Dance class
GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
July 18,July 25,August 1,August 8,August 15,August 22,August 29,September 5,September 12(7:30pm)

Mory Moussa Bangoura is teaching traditional dances from Guinea, West Africa, every Friday through Sept 12.  Thsee fun and energetic class will have live drumming by skilled percussionists. All levels and drop in students are welcome.

Mory Moussa Bangoura
morymoussab@gmail.com
Phone: 904-4788

Yoga Centre
672 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $12

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

INTRO TO WORKING WITH DREAMS
Classes

What is dream work and why do it? Lucille Bosco will introduce you to how powerful this work can be and how it will change your perception of self and daily life, Sept. 14.

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

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

Cost: $20 per class or $50 for series

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

Music

BLISS HIPPY IN CONCERT
Richard and Maureen Hall are Bliss Hippy
BLISS HIPPY IN CONCERT
July 28 (6:30pm)

Missouri-based winners of The Great American Song Contest will play their psychedelic folk show July 28.

Richard Hall
richard@blisshippy.com
Phone: (573) 308-7155
http://blisshippy.com

Bon Temps Creole Cafe
1000 Olive St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Art

GEMS OF THE WEST
Vernazza
GEMS OF THE WEST
Artists
July 28 (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 28

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

Kid Stuff

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
July 28 (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

CAMP MELODRAMA
July 28 (9am-1pm)

July 21 through Aug. 11. Registration now open at The Great American Melodrama. 

Box Office
info@americanmelodrama.com
Phone: 489-2499
http://americanmelodrama.com

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano 93445

Cost: $450.00

KIDS YOGA SUMMER FUN
July 28 (1pm-3pm)

Explore nature, practice yoga, and meet new friends with this fun week of kids centered activities and adventures in the park and garden. Instructor is First Aid/CPR certified, a registered yoga instructor, and a credentialed teacher. July 28-Aug. 1.

SLO City Parks and Recreation
kmelchio@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7303
http://slocity.org

Meadow Park
2333 Meadow St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $95

LEARN, CONNECT, CLAY CAMP
Create and Learn
July 28 (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

KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Kids Yoga
KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Get Fit
July 28 (1-3pm)

Explore Nature, practice yoga, and meet new friends with this week of kid centered activities and adventures, four sessions through Aug. 8.

SLO City Parks & Recreation
kmelchio@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7303
http://slocity.org/parksandrecreation

Meadow Park
2333 Meadow St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $95/week

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
July 28 (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 28

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

Lectures and Learning

ODD FELLOWS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
July 28 (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
July 28 (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