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Do you buy art?

Buy? Man, you can’t put a price tag on art.
My home is filled with many fine paintings and antiquities.
I support what I can, but I’m on a limited budget.
Um … I’m actually still dodging my kid’s requests to pony up for a finger painting on the fridge.

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August 7

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.

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

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

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

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

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

Special Events

CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
Please Adopt!
CAT ADOPTION SPECIAL
August 7 (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

SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
Ajhri Kehler Experimenting at the Exploration Station
SCIENCE FOR GIRLS CAMP
August 7 (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.

Tosha R Punches
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421
http://explorationstation.org

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: $50 with $25 annual registration fee or valid membership, scholarships available

WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Sensory Staton
WINE AROMA SENSORY STATION
Winery Events
August 7 (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

Music

POPULAR FAVORITES AND JAZZ STANDARDS
August 7 (6:30-9:30pm)

Pianist Brett Mitchell and guitarist Adam Levine, with bassist Mike Swan play popular favorites and jazz standard, every Thursday through Aug. 7.

Enoteca Restaurant
info@labellasera.com
Phone: 238-2834
http://JudyPhilbin.com

Enoteca Restaurant & Bar
206 Alexa Ct.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

A TRIBUTE TO PISMO BEACH’S JIMMY TOWNSEND
Screaming Jimmy
A TRIBUTE TO PISMO BEACH’S JIMMY TOWNSEND
August 7 (6:30-9:30pm)

Songwriters At Play will celebrate the music of Jim Townsend on Aug. 7 with a tribute show to raise funds for his medical expenses. The lineup includes Local Vocals, plus Craig Louis Dingman, Mark Getten, Gale McNeeley, Steve Kindel, Don Manzano, and more.

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

KENNY TAYLOR BAND IN CONCERT
KENNY TAYLOR BAND IN CONCERT
August 7 (7:30pm)

Aug. 7. The Kenny Taylor Band is a Pop/Americana blend that exposes their heart on their sleeve while keeping your foot tapping with each song.

KENNY TAYLOR
kennytaylormusic@gmail.com
Phone: 544-2200

Creeky Tiki
782 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

Writers and Literature

LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST
August 7 (6:30pm)

Read Together, a community reading experience presents: William Shakepeare’s merry jest Love’s Labour’s Lost, Aug. 7. Sponsored by the Friends of the Los Osos Library. No auditions needed, all voices are welcome.

Chase McMunn
cmcmunn@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: free

Art

WAX EFFECTS
WAX EFFECTS
August 7 (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

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
August 7 (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 7 (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 7 (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 7

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

SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
Walking Together
SUMMER FUN WITH HORSES
August 7 (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.

Janine
info@herdsofwisdom.com
Phone: 762-4862
http://herdsofwisdom.com

Herds of Wisdom
Garden Farms
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $300

CAMP MELODRAMA
August 7 (9am-1pm)

July 21 through Aug. 11. Registration now open at The Great American Melodrama. 

Box Office
info@americanmelodrama.com
Phone: 489-2499
http://americanmelodrama.com

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano 93445

Cost: $450.00

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
Kids Aikido is fun
CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
August 7 (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

ART CENTER ACTIVITIES: OIL PASTELS & WATER COLORS
August 7 (10am-5pm)

Oil & water may not mix, but used together they can make beautiful and interesting art through Aug. 8.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

LITTLE SPACE ADVENTURERS: MAGNIFICATION STATION
August 7 (11am-noon)

On Aug. 7, bring your binoculars and magnifying glasses to set out on a mini-museum adventure. Discover what everyday objects look like up close! Story time: You Can Use a Magnifying Glass. For our guests 4 and 5 years old.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545.5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Admission

4H FIZZ BOOM READS
Libraries
August 7 (3pm)

Spark a reaction with "fizz" minus the "boom" with cool experiments combining substances to observe chemical reactions, Aug. 7. Rita's Rainbows presents this for grades 6-12.

Debra
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 438-5622
http://slolibrary.org

Santa Margarita Library
9630 Murphy Ave.
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

CENTRAL COAST KOI CLUB
August 7 (5:30-8pm)

Aug. 7. A fun and entertaining get together of ponders and fish enthusiasts. This month's meeting will include a Succulent planting and presentation, a BBQ, and informative meeting, including Koi identification. New participants always welcome.

Sara Knowles Bilsten
Sara@bilsten.net
Phone: 748-2325

Central Coast Koi Club
1370 Sawleaf Ct.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Sports and Wellness

AIKIDO
August 7 (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

Lectures and Learning

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
August 7

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

IGGPRA SEMINAR
Classes
August 7 (10am-noon)

All About Rootstock and Unusual Varietals, Aug. 7. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from 2 speakers discussing unusual grape varietals viable in the Paso Robles Region and taste unusual single and mixed varietals.

Sophia Stephens
pr@arandcompany.com
Phone: 239-4443
http://IGGPRA.com

J. Lohr Wine Center
6169 Airport Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free for Members;$20 for Non-members

Support Groups

FREE NICU SUPPORT GROUP
August 7

Every Thursday. Call to reserve.

Miley
aherron178@aol.com
Phone: 543-6988

Growing with Baby
1230 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free