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August 23

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 23 (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

HYPERTUFA WORKSHOP
HYPERTUFA WORKSHOP
August 23 (10am-1pm)

Join artist Jennifer Fox as you create rustic, textured containers that are lightweight, porous, and perfect for your garden, Aug. 23.

Lindsey Collinsworth
lcollinsworth@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $50 members; $60 non-member

MESSY CHURCH
August 23

Aug. 23. A time for families and friends to get to know one another, followed by arts and crafts time, a story, singing, and a meal.

United Methodist Church
fumcag@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 481-2692
http://worshipweekly.com

First United Methodist Church
275 N. Halcyon
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free, donations welcome

MESSY CHURCH
Launching the 1st Messy Church
MESSY CHURCH
August 23 (4-6pm)

Aug. 23. Let's get messy together! A time for families and friends to get to know one another, followed by arts and crafts time, a story, singing, and a meal.

United Methodist Church
fumcag@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 481-2692
http://worshipweekly.com

First United Methodist Church
275 N. Halcyon
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free, donations welcome

THE MACARONI & CHEESE FESTIVAL
August 23 (2-6pm)

Aug 23.

http://macandcheesefestslo.com

Avila Beach Gold Resort
Avila Beach

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 23 (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

RODGER & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA
August 23 (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

Music

AN ALL STAR TRIBUTE TO JACKSON BROWNE
Jude Johnstone plays tribute
AN ALL STAR TRIBUTE TO JACKSON BROWNE
August 23 (7:30pm)

Aug. 23. The line up includes: Jude Johnstone, Penny Nichols, Holly Ann Phillips, Tim Jackson, Kate Bennett, Janni Littlepage, Jim Conroy, Steve Kindel, Rob Kimball, Patrick O'Hara, CV Wells, and Steve Key.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 204-6821
http://songwritersatplay.com

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

BAYWOOD BOATZART & BAYFEST
BAYWOOD BOATZART & BAYFEST
August 23 (Noon-7:30pm)

Aug. 23. Zongo All Stars headlines. Food and drink available. All ages welcome.

Paul Irving
paul@baysidelife.com
Phone: 441-3344
http://zongoallstars.com

Back Bay Inn
1391 2nd St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

BENEFIT CONCERT FEATURING AJ CROCE
August 23 (6:30pm)

Salon Roux of Paso Robles celeberates its 5th Anniversary with a special concert to benefit Studios on the Park's Kids Art Smart Program. The event will take place under the stars on August 23.

Cory Bauer
info@salonroux.com
Phone: 239-9499
http://salonroux.com

Castoro Cellars
1315 N. Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $50-$125

BOB DOCA BLUES BAND IN CONCERT
August 23 (6:30-9:30pm)

Aug. 23. Enjoy great food, many types of beers, good friends, and dancing.

Gordon
gordonandthemojos@gmail.com
Phone: 264-6744

Rancho Nipomo Deli & BBQ
108 Cuyama Ln.
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

CAL POLY COLLEGIANS ALUMNI BIG BAND CONCERT
August 23 (7:30pm)

Aug. 23. The 47-year reunion of the band comprised of Cal Poly grads from the 1940s-60s. The program, featuring big band jazz and swing, is great for dancing or just listening. Seating is first come, first served. Reserved seating available with dinner reservations.

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2406
http://music.calpoly.edu/calendar/

Madonna Inn Ballroom
100 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free, scholarship donations accepted

DAVE MILLER IN CONCERT
August 23

Aug. 23.

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

Vino Versato
781 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

KAYE BOHLER IN CONCERT
Poalillo Vineyards
KAYE BOHLER IN CONCERT
August 23 (6:30-9:30pm)

Aug. 23. Entry includes first glass of wine, dessert, and entry to raffles. Food and wine available for purchase.

Jenni or Susan
jenni@poalillovineyards.com
Phone: 238-0621

Poalillo Vineyards
7970 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $20

SHAKEH WITH STEVE REID IN CONCERT
Shakeh coming back to the El Colibri Hotel and Spa
SHAKEH WITH STEVE REID IN CONCERT
August 23 (6-9pm)

Aug. 23. Shakeh on vocals and guitar and Steve Reid on percussion play adult contemporary eclectic originals.

Shakeh Herbekian
shakehh@hotmail.com
Phone: 310-371-8080
http://shakeh.com

El Colibri Hotel and Spa
5620 Moonstone Beach Dr.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

STONE SOUP MUSIC FESTIVAL
Ancient Future with Matthew Montfort and Aditya Kalyanpur
STONE SOUP MUSIC FESTIVAL
August 23 (4pm)

The pioneering world music group Ancient Future, featuring Matthew Montfort on scalloped fretboard guitar, and accompanied by Indian tabla virtuoso Aditya Kalyanpur performs Aug. 23.

Grover Beach Chamber of Commerce
info@groverbeachchamber.com
Phone: 489-9091
http://business.agchamber.com

Ramonoa Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

BOOK SIGNING WITH LOCAL AUTHOR MARY WEBER
Cover of Mary Weber's new novel: Storm Siren
BOOK SIGNING WITH LOCAL AUTHOR MARY WEBER
August 23 (3pm )

Weber will be signing her new novel, Storm Siren, Aug. 23.

Elizabeth
elizabeth@wunderkind-pr.com
Phone: 732-221-2538

Barnes and Noble
894 Marsh St
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 23 (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

A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Spring Along Highway 46
A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Art at Wineries
August 23 (11am-5pm)

Plein air and studio paintings of California landscapes by Rosemary and Mike Bauer, through Oct. 19.

Thatcher Winery
rosemary@rmartstudios.com
Phone: 237-0087
http://rmartstudios.com

Thatcher Winery
8355 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
Fun to Learn Fused Glass!
LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
Classes and Workshops
August 23 (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 23 (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

MUSIC OF THE LANDSCAPE
Openings and Receptions
August 23

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

Kid Stuff

THE THINKERY!
August 23

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 23 (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

SCIENCE SATURDAYS: COLOR CHANGING MILK
August 23 (11am-noon)

Aug. 23. It’s an explosion of color! Some very unusual things happen when you mix a little milk, food coloring and a drop of liquid soap.

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 23 (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

OPEN HOUSE AND ANNIVERSARY PARTY
August 23 (11am-2pm)

Aug. 23. Come celebrate the 3 year anniversary of Tantrum Fitness. Meet our fabulous instructors, check out the studio, and take our "teaser" classes. Membership and Tantrum Gear raffles, snacks, and more.

Claudia
info@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://tantrumfitness.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

MEDITATION:  BE YOU...OR WHO WILL?
MEDITATION: BE YOU...OR WHO WILL?
Lessons and Classes
August 23 (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

Farmers Market

MORRO BAY FARMER'S MARKET
August 23 (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

BIKE SMART GROUP CLUB ROAD RIDE
Classes
August 23 (9-11am)

Aug. 23. This class allows riders to safely put the lessons of our Bike Smart Group Club Class into practice on the road in a supervised group ride. 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

EDIBLE GARDENS AND ECOLOGICAL DESIGN DINNER AND WORKSHOP
EDIBLE GARDENS AND ECOLOGICAL DESIGN DINNER AND WORKSHOP
Classes
August 23 (3-8pm)

Aug. 23. Presented by Cal Ply SLOcavore, this workshop led by leading landscape consultant Josh Carmichael, will help you to create a unique and practical garden that fits your lifestyle. Included is an artisan feast prepared by local chefs, and a tour of a thriving garden and local nursery.

Cal Poly Slocavore
slocavore@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2053
http://slocavore.calpoly.edu

Venue TBD
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $125

SOLAR OVEN COOKING
Classes
August 23 (Noon)

Aug. 23. Learn how to save money, time, trees, and lives, and have fun doing it. See how solar ovens can cook a whole meal while you're not even home and without any fuel.

Phyllis Davies
Phyllis@DaviesCo.com
Phone: 440-9346

Davies' Farm
5015
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

CASINO ROYALE FUNDRAISER FOR CAMP FIRE
4th Annual Casino Royale Fundraiser for Camp Fire Central Coast of California
CASINO ROYALE FUNDRAISER FOR CAMP FIRE
August 23 (6-9pm)

Camp Fire Central Coast of California, Aug. 23. The funds will support the leadership programs and summer camps that Camp Fire provides to the youth of SLO County.

Shari McCarthy
symccarthy2955@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 440-1898

Bonnie & Jason Len
1771 Corbett Canyon
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $50 per person

FUN COLOR RUN AND GLOW IN THE DARK BLOCK PARTY
August 23 (7:30pm)

Aug. 23. Help us make a difference in awareness and education about drugs and alcohol addictions and the epidemic that is taking so many of our youth.

Donna Kelley
kpmf@kaylapeachmemorialfoundation.com
Phone: 712-2385
http://kaylapeachmemorialfoundation.com

Kennedy Club Fitness
500 S. River Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $35

GUITAR STRING-A-THON
August 23 (noon-4pm)

Have your steel string guitar restrung at a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Luis Obispo, Aug. 23.

kathy@grandcentralmusicstore.com
Phone: 785-0275

Grand Central Music and Conservatory
3220 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15

Volunteers

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
August 23 (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 23 (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

26TH ANNUAL DUNE RUN RUN
26TH ANNUAL DUNE RUN RUN
August 23 (9am)

Includes a 5K walk/run, or 10K run along some of the most beautiful and scenic beach front property on the Central Coast. Then, stick around the for 21st Annual Stone Soup Music Festival.

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

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: $30