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August 1 - August 8

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

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

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 1 (noon-5pm)

Special $5 Cat Adoptions at the Homeless Animal Rescue Team (HART) in Cambria for cats 9 months or older during August! Includes: spay/neuter, up-to-date vaccinations, free follow-up Vet exam and bag of kibble.

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

Cat Adoption $5 August Special
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

INTRODUCTION TO WINE TASTING
INTRODUCTION TO WINE TASTING
Winery Events
August 1 (4-6pm)

Learn to taste and evaluate red wines with First Crush owner/winemaker, Becky Zelinski. Wine tasting basics to sharpen your palate take place Aug. 1.

Becky Zelinski
becky@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 434-2772

First Crush Winemaking
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $60

SUNSET GALA DINNER
Winery Events
August 1 (6-9pm)

Join us for a special wine paired dinner prepared by Executive Chef Will Torres and his culinary team on Aug. 1. The evening will consist of a welcome reception with passed appetizers followed by a four-course, family style dinner paired with Justin wines.

Tracy Dauterman
tracy@justinwine.com
Phone: 238-6932
http://eventbrite.com/e/18th-annual-justin-wine-society-gala-tickets-11191436889

Justin Vineyards and Winery
11680 Chimney Rock Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $200

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 1 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Stage

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
August 1 (Fri/Sat: 7:30 pm; Sun: 3pm)

Neil Simon's classic comedy of young newlyweds learning to adjust to each others' different views on life, through Aug. 10.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $16-$21; Gala Opening: $30.00

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK EXTENDED ONE WEEKEND
August 1 (Friday and Saturday: 7:30pm; Sunday: 3pm)

through Aug. 17.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Friday: $16; Saturday and Sunday: $21/$19

Film and TV

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY SCREENING
August 1 (7pm)

Aug. 1.

San Luis Obispo County Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Music

CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
Concerts in the Plaza 2014 Kick Off
CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
August 1 (5-8pm)

Enjoy live music and family-friednly environment with this premier concert series through Sept. 5.

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

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

CRAIG KINCAID IN CONCERT
Craig Kincaid
CRAIG KINCAID IN CONCERT
August 1 (noon)

The Noontime Downtown Brown Bag Concert welcomes back Craig Kincaid. KIncaid is a noted musician and recording artist as well as an exhibited photographer.

Mike Suddarth
fmsuddarth@charter.net
Phone: 540-4312

1st Presbyterian Church
981 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

DORIAN MICHAEL AND THE CINDERS BLUES BAND
Poalillo Vineyards
DORIAN MICHAEL AND THE CINDERS BLUES BAND
August 1 (6:30-9:30pm)

Aug. 1. Miss Oddette will be serving her famous New Awlins BBQ. Entry includes 1st glass of wine and dessert. Locals discount.

Jenni or Susan
jenni@poalillovineyards.com
Phone: 238-0621

Poalillo Vineyards
7970 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $20

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 1 (6-8pm )

On display through August, this national juried exhibit is bringing some amazing talent to San Luis Obispo. Artists from the East coast to the West coast have been selected to show their best encaustic work.

Etty Klinger
artcentral93401@gmail.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

HANDCRAFTED FOR THE HOLIDAYS
HANDCRAFTED FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Call For Artists
August 1

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
August 1 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Sierra Valley
MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Galleries
August 1 (noon-6 PM)

Eight award winning Plein Air Artists of the central Coast will be displaying their art in oils, acrylics, and pastels of California's various landscapes, through Aug. 31.

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

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
August 1 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Openings and Receptions
August 1

The Plein-air Artists of the Central Coast presents varied media, techniques, and styles that explore the visual "music" that is California's regional landscape through Aug. 31.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org/galleries-exhibitions/exhibition-details.php?id=158

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

ART AFTER DARK
ART AFTER DARK
Openings and Receptions
August 1 (6-9pm)

This program of ARTS Obispo is a free, self-guided tour of galleries and non-traditional art venues showcasing the work of local visual, literary, and performing artists, held the first Friday of the month.

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

Downtown San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
August 1 (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
August 1 (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
August 1 (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
August 1 (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
August 1 (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
August 1 (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

COMMUNITY YOGA
August 1 (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

FREE PROJECT OF LIGHT CLINIC
August 1 (11am-2pm)

Sessions of light and tone provided by the Lightshare Team on Aug. 1. No appointment is necessary. Sessions are appropriate for all ages and everyone is welcome.

Wendy McKenna
wendy@lightshare.us
Phone: 438-4347
http://lightshare.us

Santa Margarita Community Hall
Corner of Murphy and I Streets
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Free

GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
Live drumming for African Dance class
GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
August 1 (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

Lectures and Learning

MAKERSPACE'S SUMMER MAKER CAMP
SLO MakerSpace
MAKERSPACE'S SUMMER MAKER CAMP
Classes
August 1 (6-8pm)

Through Aug. 2, interactive maker projects for kids.

Clint Slaughter
contact@slomakerspace.com
Phone: 284-8885
http://slomakerspace.com

SLO MakerSpace
3988 Short St. Suite 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 non-members; $5 members

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
August 1 (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

Special Events

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 2 (noon-5pm)

Special $5 Cat Adoptions at the Homeless Animal Rescue Team (HART) in Cambria for cats 9 months or older during August! Includes: spay/neuter, up-to-date vaccinations, free follow-up Vet exam and bag of kibble.

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

Cat Adoption $5 August Special
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK CELEBRATION
Breaking the record in 2013
WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK CELEBRATION
August 2 (10am-2pm)

Breastfeeding books and authors' fair Aug. 1.

Jennifer
jjmstover@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 473-3746

SLO Library Community Room
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 suggested donation

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 2 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

18TH ANNUAL WINE SOCIETY GALA
Winery Events
August 2 (11am-3pm)

Taste our latest releases and enjoy a variety of lunch options from artisanal food trucks while listening to live music, and shop the wares of local culinary and artistic craftsmen, on Aug. 2.

Tracy Dauterman
tracy@justinwine.com
Phone: 238-6932
http://eventbrite.com

Justin Vineyards and Winery
11680 Chimney Rock Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $25

SUNSET GALA DINNER
Winery Events
August 2 (5-9pm)

Join us for a special wine paired dinner prepared by Executive Chef Will Torres and his culinary team on Aug. 2. The evening will consist of a reception with passed appetizers followed by a four-course, family style dinner paired with Justin wines.

Tracy Dauterman
tracy@justinwine.com
Phone: 238-6932
http://eventbrite.com

Justin Vineyards and Winery
11680 Chimney Rock Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $200

Stage

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
August 2 (Fri/Sat: 7:30 pm; Sun: 3pm)

Neil Simon's classic comedy of young newlyweds learning to adjust to each others' different views on life, through Aug. 10.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $16-$21; Gala Opening: $30.00

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK EXTENDED ONE WEEKEND
August 2 (Friday and Saturday: 7:30pm; Sunday: 3pm)

through Aug. 17.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Friday: $16; Saturday and Sunday: $21/$19

Music

A '60s America Rock and Soul Review
Unfinished Business
A '60s America Rock and Soul Review
August 2 (7pm)

Unfinished Business performs a special show featuring the rock and soul music of American artists of the 1960s, including The Beach Boys, The Doors, The Temptations, James Brown, and Jimi Hendrix. Buffet dinner available. No reservations.

Ed Miller
unfinishedbusiness@charter.net
Phone: 431-3067
http://unfinished-business.org

Marie Callender's Downstairs Banquet Room
2131 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $10

HOT SUMMER SOUL
August 2 (6pm)

Three great Soul/Funk/R&B Bands at Castoro Cellars. Bob Santa Cruz w/Jimi Macon, Burning James and the Funky Flames and the Strata-Tones. Bon Temps Creole Cafe catering available. Gohn be a funky good time!!

James Scoolis
james@burningjames.com
Phone: 550-3941
http://castorocellars.com

Castoro Cellars
1315 N. Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $18 adv; $22 DOS

MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI
August 2 (1pm)

This is Blues the way it was played before electricity and before "the Man" took over an artists right to interpretation.

Joel Wilson
credit2001@yahoo.com
Phone: 408-505-5510

Broken Earth Winery
5625 Hwy 46 East
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI
August 2 (1-4pm)

Aug. 2.

Joel Wilson
credit2001@yahoo.com
Phone: 408-505-5510

Broken Earth Winery
5625 Hwy 46 East
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

YO PITZY JUG BAND & MOONSVILLE COLLECTIVE IN CONCERT
Moonsville Collective
YO PITZY JUG BAND & MOONSVILLE COLLECTIVE IN CONCERT
August 2 (Potluck: 5pm; show: 6pm)

Aug. 2. Presented by The Red Barn Community Music Series in cooperation with KCBX Public Radio and the Live Oak Music Festival.

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

Red Barn Music Series
2180 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $15 Donaton

Writers and Literature

Cultural Book Signing
Naji Making Tea
Cultural Book Signing
August 2 (noon - 3pm)

Join local author Vahid Imani Aug. 2, for an afternoon of books, conversation and Persian treats during the book signing for his new children's mystery "Naji and the mystery of the dig"!

David Imani
stormtopublishing@gmail.com
Phone: 245-9207
http://najistories.com

Bookworm
230 E. Betteravia
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: FREE

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 2 (6-8pm )

On display through August, this national juried exhibit is bringing some amazing talent to San Luis Obispo. Artists from the East coast to the West coast have been selected to show their best encaustic work.

Etty Klinger
artcentral93401@gmail.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Avila Beach Welcome Sign
AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Call For Artists
August 2 (10am-5pm)

Avila Art on the Plaza is calling for new painters. Sell your art all day every Saturday from through October.

Gay Melody Sullivan
gaymelody@msn.com
Phone: 627-0256

Avila Plaza Art Walk
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 2 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Sierra Valley
MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Galleries
August 2 (noon-6 PM)

Eight award winning Plein Air Artists of the central Coast will be displaying their art in oils, acrylics, and pastels of California's various landscapes, through Aug. 31.

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

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
August 2 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Openings and Receptions
August 2

The Plein-air Artists of the Central Coast presents varied media, techniques, and styles that explore the visual "music" that is California's regional landscape through Aug. 31.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org/galleries-exhibitions/exhibition-details.php?id=158

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

ART AFTER DARK PASO
ART AFTER DARK PASO
Openings and Receptions
August 2 (6-9pm)

This program of ARTS Obispo is held the first Saturday of every month in downtown Paso Robles. Galleries and other venues display the work of visual artists, and feature performances in this fun, free, self-guided tour.

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

Art After Dark Paso
Sierra Valley
Art After Dark Paso
Special Art Events
August 2 (noon - 6pm)

8 award winning Plein Air Artists of the Central Coast will exhibit art exploring the visual "music" of California. Wine Tastings by Ancient Peak Winery, music by Jill Knight.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

TINKERING SCHOOL WORKSHOP
Create and Learn
August 2 (9am-3pm)

Aug. 2. This is the first of 6 sessions to qualify SLO MakerSpace to be an official Tinkering School. Gever Tulley’s TED Talk on tinkering explains the philosophy of this hands-on educational experience for kids. We give kids freedom to create, experiment, and explore.

Liam
contact@slomakerspace.com
Phone: 242-1285
http://slomakerspace.com

SLO MakerSpace
3988 Short St. Ste. 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

MANGA WORKSHOP FOR TEENS
Irene Flores Sparks a Reaction at The Library!
MANGA WORKSHOP FOR TEENS
Libraries
August 2 (10:30am)

Teens, grades 6-12, are invited to a Manga workshop with Tokyopop's Irene Flores on Aug. 2. Learn to create or have your work critiqued. Call to reserve a spot.

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

Atascadero Library
6555 Capistrano Ave.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

SWAP ELFIN FOREST WORK PARTY
August 2 (9am - noon)

Join SWAP Weed Warriors in the Elfin Forest on Aug. 2 to do weeding, erosion control and other tasks. Bring work gloves and a shovel. Park carefully.

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

El Moro Elfin Forest Natural Area
North end of 15th Street off of Santa Yeabel
Los Osos 93402

Cost: FREE

Lectures and Learning

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
August 2

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

Fundraisers

12th ANNUAL WILSHIRE HOSPICE HOEDOWN
12th ANNUAL WILSHIRE HOSPICE HOEDOWN
August 2 (1-5:30pm)

Featuring Monte Mills & the Lucky Horseshoe Band, BBQ dinner, live auction, and raffle prizes, Aug. 2.

Emily Jagger
hoedown@wilshirehcs.org
Phone: 547-7025 ext. 25
http://wilshirehcs.org

Hearst Ranch Dairy Barn
442 San Simeon Rd.
San Simeon 93452

Cost: $100

YARD SALE FOR HOMELESS SERVICES
August 2 (8am-4pm)

Aug. 2. Volunteers for Maxine Lewis Memorial Shelter and Prado Day Center are having a benefit yard sale with art, crafts, gently used treasures, and baked goods. Come join the fun and enjoy the free coffee!

Peti Johnson
petijohnson@yahoo.com
Phone: 528-7638

2555 Ocean View
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Volunteers

MONTHLY CITIZEN'S CLIMATE LOBBY MEETING
August 2 (00:00:00)

Aug. 2. Become a climate activist to learn what you can do to slow climate change and make a difference in the community.

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

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2201 Lawton Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

MONTHLY CITIZEN'S CLIMATE LOBBY MEETING
August 2 (9:45am)

Aug. 2. Learn what you can do to slow climate change and make a difference in the community. Become a climate activist and be part of the solution to the most pressing issue of our time.

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

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2201 Lawton Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Special Events

SLO BUDDHIST CHURCH OBON FESTIVAL
Obon dancing
SLO BUDDHIST CHURCH OBON FESTIVAL
August 3 (1-8pm)

Japanese-American cultural festival on Aug. 2 featuring food, games, Taiko drum performance, martial arts demos, Bonsai exhibits, Asian crafts, and traditional Japanese Obon Odori Dancing.

Don Okano
president@slobuddhisttemple.org
Phone: 595-2625
http://slobuddhisttemple.org

St. Patrick's School
900 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 95120

Cost: Free

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 3 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Stage

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
August 3 (Fri/Sat: 7:30 pm; Sun: 3pm)

Neil Simon's classic comedy of young newlyweds learning to adjust to each others' different views on life, through Aug. 10.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $16-$21; Gala Opening: $30.00

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK EXTENDED ONE WEEKEND
August 3 (Friday and Saturday: 7:30pm; Sunday: 3pm)

through Aug. 17.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Friday: $16; Saturday and Sunday: $21/$19

Music

SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS & FARMERS' MARKET
August 3 (3-6pm)

Food vendors, bounce house for the kids, barbecue, beer & wine, and great local music from a new band every week through Aug. 17. Special Double Header on June 29 with the music starting at 1pm.

Nora O'Donnell
nodonnell@grover.org
Phone: 473-4580
http://grover.org

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

KEN DUNN AND ANN GREEN
August 3 (2 - 5pm)

Aug. 3. 21+ only, please.

Andrea Bradford
mrs.vino@morovino.com
Phone: 627-1443
http://morovino.com

Morovino Winery
76 Landing Passage
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $10 (includes wine tasting)

MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI IN CONCERT
August 3 (7pm)

This is acoustic Blues. American Blues. The way Blues was played before parts of the country had electricity.

Joel Wilson
credit2001@yahoo.com
Phone: 408-505-5510

Otter Rock Café
885 Embarcadero
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI IN CONCERT
August 3 (7-10pm)

Aug. 3.

Joel Wilson
credit2001@yahoo.com
Phone: 408-505-5510

Otter Rock Café
885 Embarcadero
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

TRANSFORMATIONAL MUSIC CONCERT
TRANSFORMATIONAL MUSIC CONCERT
August 3 (7pm)

Join Anton and Laura for a magical evening of transformational heal and meditation music Celtic song, and participatory chant from around the world. Aug 3.

Mary Sage
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center
6615 Bay Laurel Place Avilla Village
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $15 doanation

TUNES AT TALLEY
August 3 (1 - 4pm)

Enjoy the music of Stellar in the Talley Vineyards courtyard. Local food truck, Haute Skillet, and wine. Bring your lawn chair, picnic glasses and sunscreen!

Kelly Soares
kelly@talleyvineyards.com
Phone: 489-0446
http://talleyvineyards.com

Talley Vineyards
3031 Lopez Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free to attend

Writers and Literature

POETRY AT THE STEYNBERG
Poet Michael Hannon
POETRY AT THE STEYNBERG
Poetry
August 3 (3pm)

Featuring Michael Hannon and Roslyn Strohl, Aug. 3. Open reading to follow.

Kevin Patrick Sullivan
kpsslopoet@charter.net
Phone: 547-1318
http://languageosthesoul.org

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

SLOMA ARTALK WITH LORI WOLF GRILLIAS
Claybord Mixed Media by Lori Wolf Grillias
SLOMA ARTALK WITH LORI WOLF GRILLIAS
August 3 (2pm)

The artist will discuss the phenomenon of pareidolia and the art of random stimulus, Aug. 3.

Erica Ellis
eellis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free & open to the public

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 3 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Sierra Valley
MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Galleries
August 3 (noon-6 PM)

Eight award winning Plein Air Artists of the central Coast will be displaying their art in oils, acrylics, and pastels of California's various landscapes, through Aug. 31.

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

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
August 3 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Openings and Receptions
August 3

The Plein-air Artists of the Central Coast presents varied media, techniques, and styles that explore the visual "music" that is California's regional landscape through Aug. 31.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org/galleries-exhibitions/exhibition-details.php?id=158

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 3 (10am-5pm)

Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

The Outdoors

COMMUNITY GARDEN WORKSHOP
August 3 (9am-2pm)

Aug. 4. Come to a free, half-day workshop to learn about and practice gardening using permaculture principles and techniques. Permaculture is a design methodology for creating living spaces and food systems based on holistic, ecological principles.

Jim Cole
slopermaculture@gmail.com
Phone: 239-0147
http://slopermaculture.net

SLO Creek Farms
6455 Monte Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93406

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

COMMUNITY YOGA
August 3 (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

Lectures and Learning

REIKI I
August 3 (10am-4pm)

With SanDee Winn, Aug. 3. This is the original and traditional Usui method of Reiki. We all have healing ability, the only difference is receiving the attunements. This class will provide history, attunements, and practice working on others.

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

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

Cost: $75

Reiki I
Classes
August 3 (10am-4pm)

With SanDee Winn, Aug. 3. This is the original and traditional Usui method of Reiki. We all have healing ability, the only difference is receiving the attunements. This class will provide history, attunements, and practice working on others.

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

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

Cost: $75

Fundraisers

SLO GRANGE PANCAKE BREAKFAST
August 3 (8-11am)

Aug. 3. Join family and friends for a monthly pancake breakfast. Enjoy bacon, eggs, all you can eat pancakes, juice, coffee, tea, and special this month, olallieberries. Benefits SLO Grange Hall.

Sue
1sun@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 543-0639

SLO Grange Hall
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 9

Cost: $5

THE FACE OF THE WILD
THE FACE OF THE WILD
August 3 (6:30-9pm)

Annual fundraiser for the Sierra Club’s Santa Lucia Chapter, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act on Aug. 3. Catered dinner, Tolosa wines, music, and silent auction. Limited to 100 guests.

Andrew Christie
sierraclub8@gmail.com
Phone: 543-8717
http://santalucia.sierraclub.org

Tolosa Winery
4910 Edna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93406

Cost: $100

Special Events

SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
Ajhri Kehler Experimenting at the Exploration Station
SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
August 4 (10am-noon)

One week camp, Aug. 4-8, for ages 8-12 to explore with a different mentor each day in biology, chemistry, materials engineering, technology, and art.

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

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $50 with $25 annual registration fee or valid membership, scholarships available

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 4 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Music

BIRDIE PERFORMANCE AT THE SHELL CAFE
BIRDIE's new CD,
BIRDIE PERFORMANCE AT THE SHELL CAFE
August 4 (4pm)

Children's music artist, BIRDIE, performs an interactive set at the Shell Cafe on Aug.4. Bring the kids and play with instruments, scarves and other fun! BIRDIE has been recognized by NPR music critic, Stefan Shepherd.

Teresa Gasca-Burk
birdietunes@yahoo.com
Phone: 440-5352
http://birdietunes.com

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 4 (6-8pm )

On display through August, this national juried exhibit is bringing some amazing talent to San Luis Obispo. Artists from the East coast to the West coast have been selected to show their best encaustic work.

Etty Klinger
artcentral93401@gmail.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ALMOND COUNTRY QUILT GUILD MEETING
Meetings and Associations
August 4 (6:30pm)

Aug. 4. An evening focused on making small community quilts for local charities. Visitors welcome.

Lisa Guerrero
lisajguerrero@msn.com
Phone: 237-9313
http://almondcountryquilters.com

Trinity Lutheran Church
940 Creston Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Kid Stuff

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
August 4 (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
August 4 (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

ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 4 (10am-5pm)

Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

KIDS YOGA SUMMER FUN
August 4 (1-3pm)

Explore nature, practice yoga, and meet new friends with this fun week of kids centered activities and adventures in the park and garden, Aug. 4-8. Instructor is First Aid/CPR certified, a registered yoga instructor, and a credentialed teacher.

Kristy Melchiorsen of City of SLO Park and Recreation
kmelchio@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7303
http://slocity.org/parksandrecreation

Meadow Park
2333 Meadow St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $95

KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Kids Yoga
KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Get Fit
August 4 (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
August 4 (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

Lectures and Learning

ODD FELLOWS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
August 4 (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
August 4 (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

Special Events

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 5 (noon-5pm)

Special $5 Cat Adoptions at the Homeless Animal Rescue Team (HART) in Cambria for cats 9 months or older during August! Includes: spay/neuter, up-to-date vaccinations, free follow-up Vet exam and bag of kibble.

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

Cat Adoption $5 August Special
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
Ajhri Kehler Experimenting at the Exploration Station
SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
August 5 (10am-noon)

One week camp, Aug. 4-8, for ages 8-12 to explore with a different mentor each day in biology, chemistry, materials engineering, technology, and art.

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

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $50 with $25 annual registration fee or valid membership, scholarships available

REMOTE CALLER BINGO
August 5 (4:30pm)

Three sessions every Tuesday; 4:30, 6:30, 8:30. Proceeds benefit local and national charities sponsored by the Elks Lodge.

Atascadero Elk's Lodge
atascadero2733_sec@yahoo.com
Phone: 466-3557

Atascadero Elks Lodge
1516 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $10 and $15 per session.

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 5 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 5 (6-8pm )

On display through August, this national juried exhibit is bringing some amazing talent to San Luis Obispo. Artists from the East coast to the West coast have been selected to show their best encaustic work.

Etty Klinger
artcentral93401@gmail.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 5 (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

Kid Stuff

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
August 5 (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
August 5 (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

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
August 5 (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

ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 5 (10am-5pm)

Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO
August 5 (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

Lectures and Learning

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
August 5

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

HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING
Classes
August 5 (12:30pm)

Hospice training equips community members to provide once-a-week respite care, emotional support, and practical help for families coping with a life-threatening illness. Six week class through Aug. 26; open to the public.

Julie Wilson
juliewilson@hospiceslo.org
Phone: 544-2266
http://hospiceslo.org

Twin Cities Hospital Founder's Pavillion
1220 Las Tablas Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $30

Special Events

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 6 (noon-5pm)

Special $5 Cat Adoptions at the Homeless Animal Rescue Team (HART) in Cambria for cats 9 months or older during August! Includes: spay/neuter, up-to-date vaccinations, free follow-up Vet exam and bag of kibble.

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

Cat Adoption $5 August Special
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
Ajhri Kehler Experimenting at the Exploration Station
SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
August 6 (10am-noon)

One week camp, Aug. 4-8, for ages 8-12 to explore with a different mentor each day in biology, chemistry, materials engineering, technology, and art.

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

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $50 with $25 annual registration fee or valid membership, scholarships available

SLO SKIERS MONTHLY MEETING
August 6 (7:30pm)

Aug. 6. SLO Skiers, a local non-profit sport and social club, has their monthly meeting on the first Wednesday of every month.

Pete
psaraf2@charter.net
Phone: 528-3194
http://sloskiers.org

SLO Elks' Club
222 Elks Ln.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 6 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Stage

COMEDY NIGHT AT CREEKSIDE BREWING
Comedy Night @ Creekside Brew
COMEDY NIGHT AT CREEKSIDE BREWING
August 6 (8pm)

The 5th installment of Comedy Night will have local and out of town standup comedians including Pete Munoz, Aug. 6.

Kurtis Addison
biggfootcomedytroupe@gmail.com
Phone: 542-9804
http://creeksidebrewingcom.ipage.com/events/

Creekside Brewing Co.
1040 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 at door

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 6 (6-8pm )

On display through August, this national juried exhibit is bringing some amazing talent to San Luis Obispo. Artists from the East coast to the West coast have been selected to show their best encaustic work.

Etty Klinger
artcentral93401@gmail.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 6 (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
August 6 (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
August 6 (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
August 6 (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

ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 6 (10am-5pm)

Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

KIDS YOGA SUMMER FUN
August 6 (1-3pm)

Explore nature, practice yoga, and meet new friends with this fun week of kids centered activities and adventures in the park and garden, Aug. 4-8. Instructor is First Aid/CPR certified, a registered yoga instructor, and a credentialed teacher.

Kristy Melchiorsen of City of SLO Park and Recreation
kmelchio@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7303
http://slocity.org/parksandrecreation

Meadow Park
2333 Meadow St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $95

KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Kids Yoga
KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Get Fit
August 6 (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

SUMMER SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS
Libraries
August 6 (5:45pm)

More fizz-boom labs. Build a volcano and make it erupt. Sponsored by the Friends of the Los Osos library.

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: free

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
August 6 (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

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
August 6

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
August 6

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

Support Groups

FREE MOMMY BABY CLASS
August 6

Every Wednesday.

Miley
aherron178@aol.com
Phone: 543-6988

Growing with Baby
1230 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Special Events

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 7 (noon-5pm)

Special $5 Cat Adoptions at the Homeless Animal Rescue Team (HART) in Cambria for cats 9 months or older during August! Includes: spay/neuter, up-to-date vaccinations, free follow-up Vet exam and bag of kibble.

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

Cat Adoption $5 August Special
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
Ajhri Kehler Experimenting at the Exploration Station
SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
August 7 (10am-noon)

One week camp, Aug. 4-8, for ages 8-12 to explore with a different mentor each day in biology, chemistry, materials engineering, technology, and art.

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

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $50 with $25 annual registration fee or valid membership, scholarships available

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 7 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Music

POPULAR FAVORITES AND JAZZ STANDARDS
August 7 (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

A TRIBUTE TO PISMO BEACH’S JIMMY TOWNSEND
Screaming Jimmy
A TRIBUTE TO PISMO BEACH’S JIMMY TOWNSEND
August 7 (6:30-9:30pm)

Songwriters At Play will celebrate the music of Jim Townsend on Aug. 7 with a tribute show to raise funds for his medical expenses. The lineup includes Local Vocals, plus Craig Louis Dingman, Mark Getten, Gale McNeeley, Steve Kindel, Don Manzano, and more.

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

KENNY TAYLOR BAND IN CONCERT
KENNY TAYLOR BAND IN CONCERT
August 7 (7:30pm)

Aug. 7. The Kenny Taylor Band is a Pop/Americana blend that exposes their heart on their sleeve while keeping your foot tapping with each song.

KENNY TAYLOR
kennytaylormusic@gmail.com
Phone: 544-2200

Creeky Tiki
782 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

Writers and Literature

LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST
August 7 (6:30pm)

Read Together, a community reading experience presents: William Shakepeare’s merry jest Love’s Labour’s Lost, Aug. 7. Sponsored by the Friends of the Los Osos Library. No auditions needed, all voices are welcome.

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: free

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 7 (6-8pm )

On display through August, this national juried exhibit is bringing some amazing talent to San Luis Obispo. Artists from the East coast to the West coast have been selected to show their best encaustic work.

Etty Klinger
artcentral93401@gmail.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 7 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Sierra Valley
MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Galleries
August 7 (noon-6 PM)

Eight award winning Plein Air Artists of the central Coast will be displaying their art in oils, acrylics, and pastels of California's various landscapes, through Aug. 31.

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

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
August 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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Openings and Receptions
August 7

The Plein-air Artists of the Central Coast presents varied media, techniques, and styles that explore the visual "music" that is California's regional landscape through Aug. 31.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org/galleries-exhibitions/exhibition-details.php?id=158

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
August 7 (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
August 7 (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

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
August 7 (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

ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 7 (10am-5pm)

Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

LITTLE SPACE ADVENTURERS: MAGNIFICATION STATION
August 7 (11am-noon)

On Aug. 7, bring your binoculars and magnifying glasses to set out on a mini-museum adventure. Discover what everyday objects look like up close! Story time: You Can Use a Magnifying Glass. For our guests 4 and 5 years old.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

4H FIZZ BOOM READS
Libraries
August 7 (3pm)

Spark a reaction with "fizz" minus the "boom" with cool experiments combining substances to observe chemical reactions, Aug. 7. Rita's Rainbows presents this for grades 6-12.

Debra
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 438-5622
http://slolibrary.org

Santa Margarita Library
9630 Murphy Ave.
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

CENTRAL COAST KOI CLUB
August 7 (5:30-8pm)

Aug. 7. A fun and entertaining get together of ponders and fish enthusiasts. This month's meeting will include a Succulent planting and presentation, a BBQ, and informative meeting, including Koi identification. New participants always welcome.

Sara Knowles Bilsten
Sara@bilsten.net
Phone: 748-2325

Central Coast Koi Club
1370 Sawleaf Ct.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO
August 7 (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

Lectures and Learning

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
August 7

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

IGGPRA SEMINAR
Classes
August 7 (10am-noon)

All About Rootstock and Unusual Varietals, Aug. 7. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from 2 speakers discussing unusual grape varietals viable in the Paso Robles Region and taste unusual single and mixed varietals.

Sophia Stephens
pr@arandcompany.com
Phone: 239-4443
http://IGGPRA.com

J. Lohr Wine Center
6169 Airport Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free for Members;$20 for Non-members

Support Groups

FREE NICU SUPPORT GROUP
August 7

Every Thursday. Call to reserve.

Miley
aherron178@aol.com
Phone: 543-6988

Growing with Baby
1230 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Special Events

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 8 (noon-5pm)

Special $5 Cat Adoptions at the Homeless Animal Rescue Team (HART) in Cambria for cats 9 months or older during August! Includes: spay/neuter, up-to-date vaccinations, free follow-up Vet exam and bag of kibble.

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

Cat Adoption $5 August Special
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
Ajhri Kehler Experimenting at the Exploration Station
SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
August 8 (10am-noon)

One week camp, Aug. 4-8, for ages 8-12 to explore with a different mentor each day in biology, chemistry, materials engineering, technology, and art.

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

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $50 with $25 annual registration fee or valid membership, scholarships available

BENNETT-LOOMIS ARCHIVES TRAVELING MUSEUM
August 8 (8pm)

Historic slide show featuring: early bridges of Arroyo Grande and world famous Inn of San Luis Obispo. Aug. 8. At the Gazebo in the village of Arroyo Grande. On Olohan Alley behind Rooster Creek. Bring jacket and lawn chair.

shirley gibson
bennettloomisarchives@yahoo.com
Phone: 550-2888

gazebo
Olohan Alley
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 8 (10am-6pm)

Test your nose with our wine aroma sensory station, Aug. 1-31. Wine tasting afterwards to see if you can identify the aromas in our wines.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com/events/Wine-Aroma-Sensory-Station-every-day-in-August

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5-$10

Stage

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
August 8 (Fri/Sat: 7:30 pm; Sun: 3pm)

Neil Simon's classic comedy of young newlyweds learning to adjust to each others' different views on life, through Aug. 10.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $16-$21; Gala Opening: $30.00

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK EXTENDED ONE WEEKEND
August 8 (Friday and Saturday: 7:30pm; Sunday: 3pm)

through Aug. 17.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Friday: $16; Saturday and Sunday: $21/$19

RODGER & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA
August 8 (Fri. & Sat. 7pm; Sat. & Sun. 2pm )

Presented by SLO Little Theatre’s Academy of Creative Theatre through Aug. 24.

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org

SLO Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Adults $20; Students $13

Music

CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
Concerts in the Plaza 2014 Kick Off
CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
August 8 (5-8pm)

Enjoy live music and family-friednly environment with this premier concert series through Sept. 5.

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

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

KELLY MCFARLING IN CONCERT, MARTIN PARIS, RAGGED COMPANY
August 8 (7pm)

Aug 8. Also featuring Martin Paris, Tim Pacheco, and Cindy Myers.

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

D'Anbino Cellars
710 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $10

MARTIN PARIS AND KELLY MCFARLING
Martin Paris
MARTIN PARIS AND KELLY MCFARLING
August 8 (7-10pm)

In Concert! Martin Paris, and Kelly McFarling on Aug. 8.

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

D'Anbino Cellars
710 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $10

SUMMERTIME BLUES WITH THE CLIFFNOTES
The Cliffnotes Band featuring Valerie Johnson & Al B Blue
SUMMERTIME BLUES WITH THE CLIFFNOTES
August 8 (7pm)

The Cliffnotes are bringing their crowd-pleasing brand of boogie blues, classic rock, and buffoonery, Aug 8.

Cliff Stepp
cliff@thecliffnotes.com
Phone: 202-4655
http://thecliffnotes.com

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 8 (6-8pm )

On display through August, this national juried exhibit is bringing some amazing talent to San Luis Obispo. Artists from the East coast to the West coast have been selected to show their best encaustic work.

Etty Klinger
artcentral93401@gmail.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 8 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Sierra Valley
MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Galleries
August 8 (noon-6 PM)

Eight award winning Plein Air Artists of the central Coast will be displaying their art in oils, acrylics, and pastels of California's various landscapes, through Aug. 31.

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

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
August 8 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Openings and Receptions
August 8

The Plein-air Artists of the Central Coast presents varied media, techniques, and styles that explore the visual "music" that is California's regional landscape through Aug. 31.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org/galleries-exhibitions/exhibition-details.php?id=158

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
August 8 (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
August 8 (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

ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 8 (10am-5pm)

Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

KIDS YOGA SUMMER FUN
August 8 (1-3pm)

Explore nature, practice yoga, and meet new friends with this fun week of kids centered activities and adventures in the park and garden, Aug. 4-8. Instructor is First Aid/CPR certified, a registered yoga instructor, and a credentialed teacher.

Kristy Melchiorsen of City of SLO Park and Recreation
kmelchio@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7303
http://slocity.org/parksandrecreation

Meadow Park
2333 Meadow St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $95

FINGER PAINT FRIDAY!
August 8 (10am-5pm)

Aug. 22. At the art table, finger paint using primary colors and see what happens when the colors mix.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission to museum

LITTLE SPACE ADVENTURERS: LIFE-SIZE MOONSCAPE
August 8 (11am-noon)

Aug. 8. Jet packs in tow, we’ll take a trip to our museum moonscape. Find out how craters are made & build a space sxplorer, using recycled materials. Then test it out in our moonsand.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with admission to museum

SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Smart Studio Open Studio
SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Create and Learn
August 8 (noon-5pm)

through Oct. 6. You are the artist. Materials will be provided, music is on, and the glue is overflowing for studio hours. Parents and families welcome. Children under 14 require adult supervision.

Terri
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229
http://smartstudioslo.com

Smart Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 per hour

KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Kids Yoga
KIDS' YOGA SUMMER FUN CAMPS
Get Fit
August 8 (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
August 8 (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

COMMUNITY YOGA
August 8 (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

GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
Live drumming for African Dance class
GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
August 8 (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

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
August 8 (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