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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 20 (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.
August 20 (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.
Writers and Literature
SLOLIO - A GATHERING OF TRUE STORIES
August 20 (7pm)
This monthly storytelling event is open to anyone who has a true story to share based on a theme and told without notes. The next event is Aug. 20, with the theme “driving."
August 20 (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.
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
August 20 (10am-5pm)
Create a picture using red, blue, and yellow paint. Sprinkle your painting with salt, sand, and/or oatmeal., through Aug. 25.
Cost: Free with admission to museum
Sports and Wellness
August 20 (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
AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
with live drumming through Aug. 27.
BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies. Most Wednesdays. Check website for exact dates. mbodyslo.com
August 20 (5:30 pm)
A combination of African belly dance, Bollywood, pilates, and yoga, offered through December.
Lessons and Classes
August 20 (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.
Lectures and Learning
August 20 (9:30am-12:30pm)
Aug. 20. This workshop provides an overview of the business basics for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
August 20 (6-8pm)
Aug. 20. Free 3D scanning, continuing modeling tutorial in Maya, intro to 3D Coat, and designing your parts, objects, models for strength and minimal supports. Free pizza and drinks.
FREE MOMMY BABY CLASS
August 20 (8:30-9:30am)
Every Wednesday through Oct. 15 A sacred "time out" for your heart & soul. Connect, inspire, support, and empower one another while on your journey to healing, well being, and optimal health. Healing tea and goodie provided.
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