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August 16

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

PAREIDOLIA
(During business hours; opening reception:5-7 pm)

Lori Wolf Grillias explores "pareidolia" by manipulating her abstract surfaces she reveals an outcrop of characters filled with expressive gestures and provocative poses, through Sept. 16.

Big Sky Cafe
Phone: 545-5401
http://bigskycafe.com

Big Sky Cafe
1121 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

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

THE THINKERY!
August 13,August 14,August 15,August 16,August 17,August 18,August 19,August 20,August 21,August 22,August 23,August 24,August 25,August 26,August 27,August 28,August 29,August 30,August 31,September 1,September 2,September 3,September 4,September 5,September 6,September 7,September 8,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 12,September 13,September 14,September 15

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

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 16 (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

11TH ANNUAL OLIVE FESTIVAL
August 16 (10am-5pm)

Olive oil, chef cook-off, cooking contest, artists, crafters, and wine tasting, Aug. 16.

Norma Moye
info@pasoroblesdowntown.org
Phone: 238-4103
http://pasoroblesdowntown.org

Downtown City Park
12th and Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

11TH ANNUAL OLIVE FESTIVAL
11th Annual Olive Festival
11TH ANNUAL OLIVE FESTIVAL
August 16 (10am-5pm)

Taste olive oil from over 50 olive oil vendors, Aug. 16. Featuring a mobile oil mill, head-to-head chef cook-off, public cooking contest, and arts and crafts vendors. There is a fee for wine/beer tasting and food.

Norma Moye
info@pasoroblesdowntown.org
Phone: 238-4103
http://pasoolivefestival.com

Paso Robles City Park
1100 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free admission

BITES AND BREWS
BITES AND BREWS
August 16 (5-8pm)

Featurin Live music, craft beers, and bbq, Aug. 16.

Mason Turner
Renrutnosam@aol.com
Phone: 925-1555
http://santamariabrewingco.com

Santa Maria Brewing Company
115 Cuyama Ln
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $35 presale; $40 at the door

THE SECRET GARDEN ORGANIC HERB SHOP 10TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY
August 16 (3-8pm)

Aug. 16. Featuring  food, sweets, free tea tasting, giveaways, live music, henna tattoo art, reserve teas, and special discounts.

Kirstin Sherritt
secretgardenslo@gmail.com
Phone: 544-4372
http://organicherbshop.com

The Secret Garden Organic Herb Shop
740 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 16 (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 EXTENDED ONE WEEKEND
August 16 (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 16 (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

LAUGH LOUDER
Laugh Louder Saturday Night
LAUGH LOUDER
August 16 (7:30pm)

A hilarious night of off the wall stand up featuring Josh Argyle, William Head, Adam Pearlstein, and Samantha Gilweit, Aug. 16.

baraka noel
barakanoel@gmail.com
Phone: 489-5285
http://barakanoel.wordpress.com

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Film and TV

FAMILY MOVIE SCREENING
August 16 (2pm)

Family's welcome to screen a film, Aug. 16. This film is rated PG. Popcorn will be provided. This event is sponsored by the Friends of Los Osos Library.

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

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Music

BROADWAY BY THE SEA
Broadway by the Sea
BROADWAY BY THE SEA
August 16 (2pm)

Celebrate summer with an outdoor concert featuring the voices of OperaSLO performing the music of Broadway at one of the most exclusive locations on the Central Coast, Aug. 16.

Brian Asher Alhadeff
operaslo@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 541-5369
http://operaslo.org

Chapman Estate by the Sea
1243 Ocean Blvd.
Shell Beach 93449

Cost: $45 (concert seating) $60 (table seating) $480 for table of 8

JIMBO SCOTT IN CONCERT
Jimbo Scott of Oakland CA
JIMBO SCOTT IN CONCERT
August 16 (8pm)

Aug. 16.

Jimbo Scott
jimboscottmusic@gmail.com
Phone: 541-5888
http://linnaeas.com/ jimboscottmusic.com

Linaea's Cafe
110 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

REEDER AND MOUNTS IN CONCERT
August 16 (6:30-9:30pm)

Aug. 16.

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

Vino Versato
781 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

THE NEW WEST GUITAR GROUP IN CONCERT
August 16 (8pm)

Aug. 16. Tickets available at Boo Boo's Records in SLO and Cambria Music Box Shoppe in Cambria.

Phone: 927-8330
http://newwestguitar.com

Painted Sky Recording Studios
2177 Old Creamery Rd.
Harmony , CA 93435

Cost: $17

Writers and Literature

DENNIS FRAHMANN BOOK SIGNING
The Finnish Girl
DENNIS FRAHMANN BOOK SIGNING
August 16 (1-3pm)

Aug. 16., have Author of The Finnish Girl sign your book at The Wise Owl.

THE WISE OWL
info@wiseowlcambria.com
Phone: 927-8888
http://wiseowlcambria.com

The Wise Owl
2164 Center St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: FREE

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 16 (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

OWEN SMITH'S PHOTO-REALISM PROJECT
August 16 (3-5pm)

Aug. 16.

owen smith
ojsmithfotografix@gmail.com
Phone: 305-8417

Kreo's Cove Gallery
1801 Shell Beach Rd.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 16 (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

LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
Fun to Learn Fused Glass!
LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
Classes and Workshops
August 16 (9:30am-12:30pm)

Aug. 23. Basics for home-garden décor, jewelry, and art in a fun coastal setting. Register at 528-8791 or larron4@charter.net.

Larry Le Brane
larron4@charter.net
Phone: 528-8791
http://www.larrylebrane.com

Central Coast Glass Cottage
1279 2nd St.
Baywood Park-Los Osos 93402

Cost: $125 for 3 weeks, includes materials

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Sierra Valley
MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Galleries
August 16 (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 16 (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 16

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

28TH ANNUAL LOS OLIVOS QUICK DRAW & ARTS FESTIVAL
Quick Draw Artist Gwen Cates
28TH ANNUAL LOS OLIVOS QUICK DRAW & ARTS FESTIVAL
Special Art Events
August 16 (9am-7pm)

Featuring 20 renowned artists as they each complete an artwork in 60 minutes. Enjoy live music, artwalk, auctions, food, demos, and Los Olivos after party, Aug. 16.

Holly Cline
info@hollyclinedesign.com
Phone: 886-0858
http://santaynezvalleyarts.org

Mattei's Tavern
2350 Railway Ave.
Los Olivos 93441

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

REVERSE RAINBOW VOLCANO
August 16 (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 16

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

SCIENCE SATURDAYS: OILY FIREWORKS
August 16 (11am-noon)

Aug. 16. What happens when you mix vegetable oil, water, and food coloring?

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 16 (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

The Outdoors

ELFIN FOREST NATURE WALK
August 16 (9:30-11:30am)

Aug. 16. Join soil scientist Lynn Moody on a tour of the Elfin Forest as she tells the fascinating story of the soils that make up the dunes underlying Los Osos and the Elfin Forest.

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 Ysabel
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

FREE ENERGY BALANCING CLINIC
August 16 (11am-4pm)

Lightshare is offering Energy Balancing sessions in the Auditorium of Sierra Vista Hospital on Aug. 16. No appointment is necessary and all ages are welcome.

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

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
1010 Murray Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: free

MEDITATION:  BE YOU...OR WHO WILL?
MEDITATION: BE YOU...OR WHO WILL?
Lessons and Classes
August 16 (2pm)

Saturday gatherings Aug. 23 to create a deeply settled and centered mind/body. Beginners are welcome, as are advanced meditators. Optional discussion afterwards.

Duane
duane@imaginenolimits.com
Phone: 250-1123

Spark Yoga
977 E. Foothill Blvd. Ste. 111
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

STRIDE WITH THE TIDE 5K FUN RUN
Special Events
August 16 (8:30am)

The Pismo Beach Recreation Division, along with the San Luis Distance Club, will hold the annual Stride with the Tide 5K Run on Sat., Aug. 16. Registration is day-of beginning at 7:15am at the pier.

Colleen Ghiglia
cghiglia@pismobeach.org
Phone: 7737063
http://pismobeach.org

Pismo Beach Pier
100 Pomeroy Ave.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $25 race & t-shirt OR $15 race only

Farmers Market

MORRO BAY FARMER'S MARKET
August 16 (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

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
August 16

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

WOMEN ONLY BIKE SMART ROAD RIDE
Classes
August 16 (9-11am)

Aug. 16. SLO County Bicycle Coalition's Women Only Road Ride allows those who have completed the Women Only Bike Education Class the chance to put newly learned skills to the test on the road in a safe manner. Sign up online.

Troy Johnston
troy@slobikelane.org
Phone: 547-2055
http://slobikelane.org

SLO County Bicycle Coalition Bike Kitchen
860 Pacific St. Ste. 105
San Luis Obispo 93401

Fundraisers

3RD ANNUAL THANK YOU WHALES CELEBRATION
Come thank the whales with us!
3RD ANNUAL THANK YOU WHALES CELEBRATION
August 16 (10:30am-sunset)

on Aug. 16. Every year, we celebrate the miracle of Avila, when in 2012 the whales showed up in prehunting numbers to Avila Harbor just in time to bring world attention that stopped planned seismic testing at Diablo Canyon.

Sandra Brazil
moonoverbrazil@yahoo.com
Phone: 748-3233
http://oceanoutfallgroup.com

Avila Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $27

ANNUAL YARD AND BAKE SALE
August 16 (8am-2pm)

Aug. 16. Last hour, $5 a bag.

Kerry Bates
ebumcmb@yahoo.com
Phone: 772-7644

Estero Bay United Methodist Church
3000 Hemlock Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

FIESTA DE AGUA
FIESTA DE AGUA
August 16 (4-10PM)

Aug. 16. The Creston Community Association's 36th annual fundraising event will include games, dinner, music and dancing by the O Donovan band, and will be fun for the whole family. All proceeds benefit the community swimming pool.

Vickie Bittle
crestoncommunityassoc@gmail.com
Phone: 238-0403

Loading Chute Barn
6350 Webster Rd.
Creston 93432

Cost: $20 dinner/dance, $45 family dinner/dance, $10 dance only

SLO NOOR FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER
August 16 (6-10pm)

Aug. 16. Live DJ, Hors D'oeuvres, and every dollar will be matched by a generous local donor.

Phone: 801-8323
http://slonoorfoundation.org

MOTAV
725 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30

Volunteers

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
August 16 (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

BECOME A TUTOR FOR ADULT ENGLISH LITERACY
BECOME A TUTOR FOR ADULT ENGLISH LITERACY
August 16 (10am-3:30pm)

Join the Literacy Council, share your knowledge, and have a positive impact on your community. Tutor Training Workshop will take place on Aug. 23.

Grace Morgan
grace@sloliteracy.org
Phone: 541-4219
http://sloliteracy.org

SLO County Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401