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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
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.
August 4 (10am-noon)
One week camp, Aug. 4-8, for ages 8-12 to explore with a different mentor each day in biology, chemistry, materials engineering, technology, and art.
Cost: $50 with $25 annual registration fee or valid membership, scholarships available
August 4 (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.
August 4 (4pm)
Children's music artist, BIRDIE, performs an interactive set at the Shell Cafe on Aug.4. Bring the kids and play with instruments, scarves and other fun! BIRDIE has been recognized by NPR music critic, Stefan Shepherd.
August 4 (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.
ALMOND COUNTRY QUILT GUILD MEETING
Meetings and Associations
August 4 (6:30pm)
Aug. 4. An evening focused on making small community quilts for local charities. Visitors welcome.
August 4 (8:30am-12:30pm)
Five day sensory awareness camp for 8-14 year-olds to learn life skills, teamwork, and communication while connecting with horses, through Aug. 8. Games, art, mindfulness, horsemanship, and nature based predator/prey program.
August 4 (9am-1pm)
July 21 through Aug. 11. Registration now open at The Great American Melodrama.
ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 4 (10am-5pm)
Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.
KIDS YOGA SUMMER FUN
August 4 (1-3pm)
Explore nature, practice yoga, and meet new friends with this fun week of kids centered activities and adventures in the park and garden, Aug. 4-8. Instructor is First Aid/CPR certified, a registered yoga instructor, and a credentialed teacher.
August 4 (1-3pm)
Explore Nature, practice yoga, and meet new friends with this week of kid centered activities and adventures, four sessions through Aug. 8.
Sports and Wellness
August 4 (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
Lectures and Learning
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
August 4 (6pm)
Join us for our dinner meeting the first Monday of each month for dinner and social, through Aug. 4.
Cost: $5 donation
August 4 (Mon. 9-10:30am; Fri. 3-4:30pm)
This weekly group is for adult women that focuses on healing trauma from childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault, through August 8. Pre-registration is required.
Cost: Suggested $10 donation
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