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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 9 (6:30-7:45pm)
In this informative workshop you will learn about the top 3 strategies that will save you the most money on college tuition, how to avoid the biggest mistakes parents make, and how to choose the best schools for your student and your pocket book, July 9.
Writers and Literature
July 9 (7pm)
Poet Dian Sousa and hip hop DJ and beatsmith Gypsy Baritone are featured performers, July 9. Open reading follows, public welcome, original work only.
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 9 (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 9 (6-8pm)
Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.
TEENS SPARK A REACTION WITH FUSED GLASS
July 9 (5pm)
Artist Sheri Klein will create works of art with glass on July 9. Projects will be fired in a kiln and returned to participants the week following the workshop. For kids grades 6-12; call to pre-register.
LEARN, CONNECT, CLAY CAMP
Create and Learn
July 9 (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
FUSED GLASS WORKSHOP
Create and Learn
July 9 (5pm)
July 9. Grades 6 and up. Space is limited. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Los Osos library.
July 9 (9am-noon)
Kids 7-12 of all skill levels can train with SLO Blues staff and players July 9-11. Camps will be in SLO, Atascadero, and Arroyo Grande. Camp fee includes t-shirt, tickets to fireworks game, and pizza on the last day. Early registration recommended.
July 9 (10:30am)
The Library Fairy will enchant and delight with her stories, songs, and magical ways on July 9. Sign up for Summer Reading while you're there.
FIZZ! BOOM! READ! NATURALIST
July 9 (2pm)
On July 9, naturalist Karen Poland will bring animals such as a rabbit, snake, and owl to teach kids how they depend on each other in a food chain.
SWAP 2nd Wednesday Nature Walk in the Elfin Forest
July 9 (10am-noon)
Join SWAP docent Vicky Johnsen on July 9 for a morning ramble in the Elfin Forest. Her topic today is "The Elfin Forest Habitats: Hobbits would love this place...or would they?" Come along and find out for yourself.
Sports and Wellness
BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
July 9 (11am-noon)
Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies, Wednesdays through July 16.
July 9 (varies)
A combination of African belly dance, Bollywood, pilates, and yoga; offered through July 30.
July 9 (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.
Cost: First is free, then $6
AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
with live drumming through Aug. 27.
Lectures and Learning
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