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SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
The San Luis Obispo Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from 6-9pm on Higuera St. between Osos and Nipomo and includes over 120 vendors of produce, dairy, barbecue, flowers, and more.
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Takes place on Sundays from
SAN LUIS OBISPO
At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from
In the Town Park on Sat.
LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
Tues. at City Park from
August 18 (4:30-6:30pm)
Join the Santa Lucia School for an informative evening exploring local alternative education, Aug. 18. The film The Finland Phenomenon will be screended, followed by an interactive Q & A session.
August 18 (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.
Film and TV
SLOMA FILM NIGHT: UNFINISHED SPACES
August 18 (7pm)
Aug. 18 will show the film about three young architects who were chosen to create the National Art Schools in Havana in 1961. But as the dream of the revolution became reality, construction abruptly ended. 40 years later the architects are invited back to finish their dream.
Cost: Suggested donation $5 members, $7 general
August 18 (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.
REVERSE RAINBOW VOLCANO
August 18 (10am-5pm)
through Aug 18. Build a form using plastic eggs and then pour paint over them to create a rainbow effect.
Cost: Free with admission to museum
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.
Cost: $240 per month
Sports and Wellness
August 18 (9:30am)
Join us in the "No Diva Zone" for a fun, energetic, and effective class where you dance away calories to Latin and international music, through Aug. 22.
Cost: First is free, then $6
Lessons and Classes
August 18 (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.
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