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August 2

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 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