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Cheap or free gear for local police? Sounds good to me.
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August 19

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

Music

SIZZLIN SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS MARKET
August 17,August 24,August 31,September 7,September 14,September 21,September 28(3pm)

Farmers market vendors, barbecue, beer and wine, and great local music from a new band every week through Sept. 28.

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

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

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

RENA F. DOUD EXHIBIT
(During open hours: receptions 6-9pm.)

Paintings on display through Oct. 17. Receptions on Oct. 3.

Phone: 541-4252

1060 Palm St.
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 19 (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

REMOTE CALLER BINGO
August 19 (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 19 (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

Film and TV

SCREENING OF <em>COWSPIRACY: THE SUSTAINABILITY SECRET</em>
SCREENING OF COWSPIRACY: THE SUSTAINABILITY SECRET
August 19 (7pm)

Aug. 19. HopeDance FiLMs presents a groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary following an intrepid filmmaker as he uncovers the most destructive industry facing the planet today, and presents solutions.

Bob Banner
bob.banner@hdlists.net
Phone: 762-4848
http://hopedance.org/events/icalrepeat.detail/2014/08/19/729

SLO Grange Hall
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10, $8 for Grange members

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 19 (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

Kid Stuff

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
August 19 (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

THE THINKERY!
August 19

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

TEXTURE PAINTING
August 19 (10am-5pm)

Create a picture using red, blue, and yellow paint. Sprinkle your painting with salt, sand, and/or oatmeal., through Aug. 25.

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

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO
August 19 (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

FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Lessons and Classes
August 19 (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 19 (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

Lectures and Learning

HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING
Classes
August 19 (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

DREAMS: ACCESSING THE INNER WISDOM
Classes
August 19 (6:30-8:30pm)

Dreamers that are interested in connecting your nighttime dream world with your daytime world can discuss your dreams on Aug. 19, at Ruby Dragon. Be sure to RSVP.

Penny Harrington
libralubo@yahoo.com
Phone: 772-1100

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $20

Support Groups

EARLY STAGE ALZHEIMER'S SUPPORT GROUP
August 19 (10-11:30am)

Those recently diagnosed with Alzhiemer's meet and share on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Their caregivers meet in a separate room. Call 547-3830 for details and pre-screening.

Alyce Crawford
alycec@coastcrc.org

The Villages
73 N. Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free