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September 13

Music

JAZZ JAM SESSIONS
September 11,October 9,November 13,December 11,January 8,February 12,March 12,April 9,May 14(7-9pm)

On the 2nd and 4th Thursdays. Co-sponsored by the San Luis Obispo County Jazz Federation. Sessions from September through May.

Mike Botwin
botwin@att.net
Phone: 543-1200
http://slojazz.org

Linaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
SLO 93401

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. Closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.

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

Special Events

ADOPT-A-PET
Adopt A Pet
ADOPT-A-PET
September 13 (11am)

Kittens are here! The Feline Network has an assortment of cats and kittens who are looking for loving homes. All are tested, vaccinated, and spayed/neutered. Adoptions through Sept. 27. Bring some love and playfulness into your home.

Feline Network
info@felinenetwork.org
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

2ND ANNUAL BLOWOUT SALE & BONE MARROW DRIVE
September 13 (9am-6pm)

Sept. 13. Get 30-80 percent off everything in the store and get on the Bone Marrow Registry to help save lives.

Bethanie Mills
bethanie.mills@lls.org
Phone: 435-1482

GH Sports
3765 S. Higuera, Suite 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

WALK WITH WOLVES 2014
Nikki the Alpha Female
WALK WITH WOLVES 2014
September 13 (10am)

WHAR Wolf Rescue will hold a wolf walk, Sept. 13. All ages welcome and dogs too, on a leash. Come learn about all things wolf and the unique local animal rescue called WHAR. Photos permitted with credit. Meet at the park and ride.

Kristi Krutsinger
kristi@whar.org
Phone: 610-6109
http://whar.org

Walks with Wolves
Bob Jones Trail
Avila Beach 93462

Cost: $5 suggestion donation

LOBSTER FEAST
LOBSTER FEAST
Winery Events
September 13 (6-9pm)

Join us for a traditional New England lobster boil, Sept. 13. Savor sausage, spicy boiled potatoes and corn on the cob, juicy lobster with melted butter and tasty fruit cobbler. erved with Robert Hall Wines. Live music by Elijah Palmer.

Kristin
events@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616 ext. 24
http://roberthallwinery.com

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $90per person, $75 for club members

Stage

GOOD PEOPLE
September 13 (Fri. & Sat. 7pm; Sat. & Sun. 2pm)

SLO Little Theatre presents the award winning play by David Lindsey-Abaire, through Sept. 21.

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org

SLO Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$26

Music

CONTRA DANCE
September 13 (6:30-10pm)

Sept. 13. Susan Michaels will be the caller and Calamity House will be the band. No partner needed. Come meet new friends.

Risa Kaiser
risakbass@gmail.com
Phone: 602-2929
http://cccds.org

Odd Fellows Hall
520 Dana St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 students; $9 general, free admission for under kids 17 and under

JENNIFER NETTLESIN CONCERT
September 13 (8pm)

on Sept. 13.

Vina Robles
amphitheatre@vinarobles.com
Phone: 286-3680
http://vinaroblesamphitheatre.com

Vina Robles Amphitheatre
3800 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $45-$70

WINE IN THE VINES
September 13 (4-7pm)

Sept. 13. Music by Intrinsic, food available for purchase, $2 tacos, cash only. No outside food allowed. RSVP is required, limited space.

Cindy Rollon
cindy.rollon@jjcellars.com
Phone: 467-2891

J&J Cellars
2850 Ranchita Canyon Rd.
San Miguel 93451

Cost: Free - RSVP required

Writers and Literature

TOBI REDLICH BOOK SIGNING
September 13 (2-4pm)

Sept. 13. Redlich is the author of Contemporary Runes: A Guide To Your Essential Self, a spiritual and psychological handbook for clearing the path to one’s authentic self.

Coalesce Bookstore
coalescebookstore@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2880
http://coalescebookstore@gmail.com

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Art

LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
Fun to Learn Fused Glass!
LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
September 13 (9:30am-12:30pm)

Sept. 6, 13, and 20. Learn basics for home-garden décor, jewelry, and art in a fun coastal setting.

Larry Le Brane
larron4@charter.net
Phone: 528-8791
http://larrylebrane.com

Central Coast Glass Cottage
1279 2nd St.
Baywood Park-Los Osos 93402

Cost: $125 for 3 weeks, includes materials

A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Spring Along Highway 46
A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Art at Wineries
September 13 (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

FIGURATIVE
Figurative
FIGURATIVE
Galleries
September 13 (Thur & Sun: noon-6pm; Fri & Sat: noon-9pm)

Figurative is 5 week exhibit showcasing local art work that represents forms derived from life, human, and the human condition using a creative, symbolic, or emblematic interpretation of things that are alive, through Sept. 28.

Rod Payor
Publicity@pasoroblesart.org
Phone: 235-0798
http://pasoroblesart.org

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

FACES & FACETS
FACES & FACETS
Openings and Receptions
September 13 (11am-5pm)

A one woman retrospective show of paintings by Pat Cairns, through Sept. 28.

pat cairns
patcairns@juno.com
Phone: 466-5997

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo, Ca 93401

Cost: Free

REUNION 1974-1978
REUNION 1974-1978
Openings and Receptions
September 13 (6-8pm )

An exhibit that brings together old friends from the staff of Cuesta’s Art Department 40 years ago, through Sept. 30.

Art Central
artcentralslo@yahoo.com
Phone: 747-4200
http://artcentralartsupply.com

Art Central Gallery
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

L'ETREINTE ARBORESCENTE
Special Art Events
September 13

An art exhibit celebrating trees, through Sept. 28.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine
Paso Robles 93446

SHANNON MCNAMARA ART EXHIBIT
Shannon McNamara Art Exhibit
SHANNON MCNAMARA ART EXHIBIT
Special Art Events
September 13

Award winning Cambria artist Shannon McNamara is exhibiting a broad selection of her plein air oil landscapes through September.

Joen Kommer
jkommer@slolibrary.org
Phone: 927-4336

Cambria Library
1043 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Kid Stuff

THE THINKERY!
September 13

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

SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Smart Studio Open Studio
SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Create and Learn
September 13 (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

CORE DANCE LITTLES PROGRAM
Create and Learn
September 13

Classes geared for children ages 2-7 in creative movement, dance, and parent participation, through Sept. 17.

Leslie baumberger
coredance.cc@gmail.com
Phone: 541-2669

Core dance studio
3422 Miquelito Ct. 104
SLO 93401

VIDEO GAME CREATION
Create and Learn
September 13 (9am-noon )

Don't just play games, make them! Learn to create a multi-level arcade or platform style video game using introductory graphical programming software for kids, through Sept. 27. After students make your own games, they will bring their game home on a flash drive.

Raymond Mullikin
raytoons@yahoo.com
Phone: 835-8044

Cuesta Colleg Building 4700
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93403-8106

Cost: $83

ANIMATION FOR KIDS
Special Events
September 13 (12:30-3:30pm)

Students will learn how to draw characters, animate them with the help of movement guides, use timelines and layers, and add titles and sound to bring their characters and stories to life, through Sept. 27.

Gaby Rangel
gabriela_rangel@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3132
http://apm.activecommunities.com/cccommunityprograms/Activity_Search/1953

Cuesta College Building 4700
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93403-8106

Cost: $83

Sports and Wellness

THE 60 DAY PROGRAM: ELEMENTS OF NUTRITION CLASS
Lessons and Classes
September 13 (9am-4pm)

with Dr. Tim O'Shea, Sept. 13. The essential principles of cellular nutrition, defining the roles of diet and lifestyle in the individual's overall clinical picture. Offering a complete functional nutrition program, based on classical ideas of arterial and tract detoxification.

Mary Sage
info@sukhawellnesscenter.com
Phone: 801-8088
http://sukhawellnesscenter.com

Sukha Wellness Center
6615 Bay Laurel Pl.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $89; $169 for DCs: 12 hours CE credit

Farmers Market

MORRO BAY FARMER'S MARKET
September 13 (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

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATIONS
September 13 (1-3pm)

Artist and State Park docent Barbara Renshaw will present Botanical Illustrations: A Sketch Walk in the Garden, Sept. 13. Participants will learn to depict plants ina a structurallys and aesthetically pleasing manner.

http://slobg.org

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

Cost: $5 for members; $10 for non-members

TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOP
TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOP
September 13 (10am-3:30pm)

The Literacy Council for SLO County has an ongoing need for volunteer tutors. Tutors work with adult learners in English literacy/language skills. Our 2-part, Tutor Training Workshop helps volunteers prepare to be tutors, through Sept. 20.

Grace Morgan
grace@sloliteracy.org
Phone: 541-4219
http://sloliteracy.org

SLO County Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25

CAN MY KIDS AFFORD COLLEGE?
Announcements
September 13 (11am)

The League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County will host a panel discussion: Can My Kids Afford College? Accessibility and Affordability of Higher Education”,featuring Drs. Gil Stork of Cuesta College and Jeffrey Armstrong of Cal Poly, Sept. 13.

League of Women VotersRS
info@lwvslo.org
Phone: 782-4040
http://lwvslo.org

Cuesta College Associated Students Auditorium
Hwy 1
San Luis Obispo 90403

Cost: Free

ADULT POTTERY
Classes
September 13

through Nov. 11. In an intimate creative space with 6 wheels, 2 kilns, and a slab roller. Bring a friend and learn the fundamentals of creating with clay. Mornings, nights, and weekends.

Shevon Sullivan
anamcre@charter.net
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Anam-Cre' studio
570 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25

Fundraisers

CORK COUTURE
CORK COUTURE
September 13 (6-9pm)

Go Hawaiian! Libations and food from local favorites on the Court Street Terrace with live music by Fialta, Sept. 13. All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Patty Carpenter
patty@slobigs.org
Phone: 781-3226
http://slobigs.ejoinme.org

Court Street Terrace
999 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

MOONLIGHT AND MUSIC
Moonlight and Music
MOONLIGHT AND MUSIC
September 13 (6-9pm)

Sept. 13. A fundraiser for Santa Lucia School, Sept. 13. Enjoy an intimate backyard concert under the stars featuring local musicians Ranchers for Peace and local singer Nicole Stromsoe. This event will be catered by FIG and all proceeds will benefit the scholarship fund at Santa Lucia School.

Stacy burk
donatetosantaluciaschool@gmail.com
Phone: 464-2020
http://santaluciaschool.org

Atascadero
Call for address
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $50 per person

Volunteers

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
September 13 (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

FRIENDS OF THE ELEPHANT SEAL FALL TRAINING
September 13

for volunteer docent guides this September and October. Classes will be held on Oct. 18 and 25.

Peter Frith
peterfrith3@gmail.com
Phone: 924-1628
http://elephantseal.org

Cavalier Plaza
San Simeon
San Simeon 93452

Cost: Free