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August 14

Special Events

REMOTE CALLER BINGO
August 5,August 12,August 19,August 26,September 2,September 9,September 16,September 23,September 30(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.

Stage

The Shaughraun

through Sept. 21. The Shaughraun follows the adventures of a lovable rogue named Conn O'Kelly who attempt to free his wrongfully imprisoned master and rescue a beautiful heroine from the villainous Corry Kinchela.

Phone: 489-2499

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano , CA 93445

Cost: $18-$24

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

Art

ELEGANT ETCHINGS IN GLASS
(During gallery hours)

through Sept. 30. Featurings work by artists Melissa Campbel and Kami Oisboid.

Phone: 788-0886
http://galleryatthenetwork.com

Gallery at the Network
778 Higuera St. Ste. B
San Luis Obispo 93401

BOTTLES BEAUCOUP BY LANA COCHRUN
Big Red from Bottles Beaucoup Exhibition
BOTTLES BEAUCOUP BY LANA COCHRUN
Art at Wineries

A mixed media and modern painting celebration of the California wine bottle, through Sept. 30.

Tom Cochrun
tdcochrun@aol.com
Phone: 927-1451

Stolo Family Vineyards and Winery
3776 Santa Rosa Creek Rd.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

CALIFORNIA GROWN
California Grown-one of a series
CALIFORNIA GROWN
Art at Wineries

Lana Cochrun presents a new series of oil paintings as a celebration of California fruit and the traditional Chinese craft of Chinosierie. This six piece series is on display through October.

Tom Cochrun
tdcochrun@aol.com
Phone: 927-1451

Windward Vineyard Gallery
1380 Live Oak Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Smart Studio Open Studio
SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Create and Learn
August 8,August 9,August 10,August 15,August 16,August 17,August 22,August 23,August 24,August 29,August 30,August 31,September 5,September 6,September 7,September 12,September 13,September 14,September 19,September 20,September 21,September 26,September 27,September 28,October 3,October 4,October 5(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

Sports and Wellness

FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Lessons and Classes
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,September 8,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 12,September 15,September 16,September 17,September 18,September 19,September 22,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 26,September 29,September 30,October 1,October 2,October 3,October 6,October 7,October 8,October 9(Varies)

through Oct. 9. Limited space available. Sign up and recruit a friendand  you both save $25. Expect to be pushed, coached, trained, motivated, held accountable, and make friends.

Claudia
info@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://tantrumfitness.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

AIKIDO
Lessons and Classes
August 12,August 14,August 18,August 19,August 21,August 25,August 26,August 28,September 1,September 2,September 4,September 8,September 9,September 11,September 15,September 16,September 18,September 22,September 23,September 25,September 29,September 30(evenings)

through Sept. 30. Come learn why Aikido is the martial art of peace. Ongoing classes for adults and teens, beginners through black belts.

SAFE-SLO Nonprofit
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $8-$15

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

MORRO BAY FARMER'S MARKET
August 9,August 16,August 23,August 30,September 6,September 13,September 20,September 27(2-6pm)

Saturdays on Main and Harbor St.

Lisa Winn
Llisa@morrobay.org
Phone: 772-4467

Main St. and Harbor
Morro Bay 93442

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

TOOSLO MEETING
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
August 13,September 10(7-9pm)

A chapter of the California Turtle and Tortise Club. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month.

Lisa Winn
kingfisher1864@gmail.com
Phone: 441-8492

PG&E Education Center
6855 Ontario Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Support Groups

FREE MOMMY BABY CLASS
August 6,August 13,August 20,August 27,September 3,September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1

Every Wednesday.

Miley
aherron178@aol.com
Phone: 543-6988

Growing with Baby
1230 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

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

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
August 16,August 17,August 23,August 24,August 30,August 31,September 6,September 7,September 13,September 14,September 20,September 21,September 27,September 28,October 4,October 5(noon-2:30pm and 2-5pm)

through Oct. 10. Volunteers should be interested in arts and crafts, believe in the creative and exploratory process of art with all people, and love to share their creative enthusiasm with the adults and kids in our community.

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

Smart Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Special Events

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 14 (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

CONNECT AT CUESTA
August 14

Are you afirst time Cuesta student? Come to an orientation event with BBQ provided. Aug. 14. Register at cuesta.edu/events/connectatcuesta.

Sabrina Roberston
connect@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3100 ext 2533

Cuesta College Campus, Hwy 1, San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo 93405

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 14 (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

BLUES, BLUES, BLUES! SPOONFED LIGHTNING
Tony Kirkorian (L), Billy Estrada(R)
BLUES, BLUES, BLUES! SPOONFED LIGHTNING
August 14 (6:30-9:30pm)

Billy Estrada and Tony Kirkorian front the Central Coast blues band, Spoonfed Lightning Aug. 14. Special guests include Ted Waterhouse and Brian Hanratty.

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: FREE

MATT KUSTER IN CONCERT
August 14 (6:30-9:30pm)

Aug. 14.

Cindy Giovacchini
cingio674@gmail.com
Phone: 773-6563

Vino Versato
781 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 14 (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 14 (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 14 (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 14 (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 14

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

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
August 14 (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

REVERSE RAINBOW VOLCANO
August 14 (10am-5pm)

through Aug 18. Build a form using plastic eggs and then pour paint over them to create a rainbow effect.

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

THE THINKERY!
August 14

Registration is now open for The Thinkery – a museum-based preschool enrichment program, through Sept. 15. Perfect for 2 and half to 5 year-olds. Visit slocm.org for class and registration information.

Sheryl Flores
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St
San Luis Obispo 93410

Cost: $240 per month

SUMMER FLOWERS AND BUTTERFLY BOOK CLASS
Class at Studios on the Park
SUMMER FLOWERS AND BUTTERFLY BOOK CLASS
Create and Learn
August 14 (2-3pm)

Kids are invited to an art class on Aug. 14 to make a butterfly book with artist and children's book author Beryl Reichenberg.

Beryl Reichenberg
Sasha@Studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5 for Materials

RESCUE WOLVES FIZZ BOOM HOWL FOR LIBRARY SUMMER READING
Resue Wolf Fizz Boom Howls for Library Summer Reading
RESCUE WOLVES FIZZ BOOM HOWL FOR LIBRARY SUMMER READING
Libraries
August 14 (3pm)

Learn about the Paso Robles Whar Wolf Rescue and Education program on Aug. 14. This program includes a visit from a live wolf and handler.

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

Santa Margarita Library
9630 Murphy Ave.
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO
August 14 (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

CAPSLO ADULT WELLNESS & PREVENTION SCREENING
August 14

Health screening for adults, Aug. 15 to 16. Registered nurse monitors blood pressure, pulse, and weight. Finger-prick blood test screening for anemia, blood sugar, and cholesterol. No appointment needed for basic services.

Heather Murphy, R.N.
hmurphy@caplso.org
Phone: 544-2484 ext.1
http://capslo.org

Unitarian Universalist Church
1445 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Lessons and Classes
August 14 (Varies)

through Oct. 9. Limited space available. Sign up and recruit a friendand  you both save $25. Expect to be pushed, coached, trained, motivated, held accountable, and make friends.

Claudia
info@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://tantrumfitness.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

AIKIDO
Lessons and Classes
August 14 (evenings)

through Sept. 30. Come learn why Aikido is the martial art of peace. Ongoing classes for adults and teens, beginners through black belts.

SAFE-SLO Nonprofit
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $8-$15

THIRST QUENCHERS CANCER OR ACUTE ILLNESS PATIENTS
THE WELLNESS KITCHEN AND RESOURCE CENTER
THIRST QUENCHERS CANCER OR ACUTE ILLNESS PATIENTS
Lessons and Classes
August 14 (5:30pm-7:00pm)

Therapeutic Chef, Nancy Walker, will teach you how to prepare cantaloupe mint Granita, watermelon gazpacho, and not a colada. Free to those with cancer or acute illness.

Nancy
nancy@TheWKRC.org
Phone: 434-1800
http://thewkrc.org

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
1255 Las Tablas Rd. #102
Templeton 93465

Cost: Free for those with cancer or acute illness. $20 for family, friends, and caregivers.

Lectures and Learning

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
August 14

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

Support Groups

FREE NICU SUPPORT GROUP
August 14

Every Thursday. Call to reserve.

Miley
aherron178@aol.com
Phone: 543-6988

Growing with Baby
1230 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

BREASTFEEDING BASICS
August 14 (6:30pm)

Second Thursday of every month. In the introduction to breastfeeding class you and your family will learn about the practical aspects of feeding your newborn from an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant.

Sophia Stephens
marketing@arandcompany.com
Phone: 239-4443
http://twincitieshospital.com

Twin Cities Community Hospital
1100 Las Tablas Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: Free