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September 21

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. Ongoing.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

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

Special Events

22ND ANNUAL TURTLE, TORTOISE, AND REPTILE SHOW
September 21 (10am-3pm)

Sept. 21 from

Denise Boddeker
mjkathaus@aol.com
Phone: 748-5386
http://tooslo.org

Veterans Memorial Bldg.
801 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

HUNGER WALK FOR THE SAN LUIS OBISPO FOOD BANK
September 21 (2pm)

Raise money for hunger Sept. 21 at

Megan Chicoine
mchicoine@slofoodbank.com
Phone: 835-6716
http://slofoodbank.org

4 locations in North County, SLO, South County, and Coastal Communites
Atascadero, SLO, AG, and Morro Bay 93401

Cost: Free

INTERNATIONAL RED PANDA DAY
Peace Love Panda
INTERNATIONAL RED PANDA DAY
September 21 (11am-2pm)

Celebrate the Red Panda Sept. 21 from

zoo@atascadero.org
Phone: 461-5080
http://charlespaddockzoo.org

Charles Paddock Zoo
9100 Morro Rd.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $5-$7

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD COUNTDOWN
September 21 (10am-noon)

Sept. 21 from

Bruce Curtis
bruce@veribuild.com
Phone: 704-2191
http://slochristmaschild.org

Life Community Church
3770 Ruth Way
Templeton 93446

MIGHTY CROON DOGS PLAY ADELAIDA CELLARS
Winery Events
September 21 (1-5pm)

Sept. 21 from

Billy
billy@funlivemusic.com
Phone: 546-8863

Adelaida Cellars
5805 Adelaida Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

OKTAPITFEST
OkTapItFest
OKTAPITFEST
Winery Events
September 21 (5pm-9pm)

Grab your Lederhosen and Drindl as Tap It Brewing Co. celebrates its annual OkTapItFest on Sept. 21.  Cattaneo Bros. will provide sausages as Occasional Mustache rocks out on stage.

Lauren Friedman
lfriedman@tapitbrewing.com
Phone: 545-7702
http://facebook.com/OkTapItFest

Tap It Brewing Co.
675 Clarion Ct.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Stage

<em>THE UNEXPECTED MAN</em> AT THE BRICKYARD THEATRE
The Unexpected Man at The Brickyard Theatre
THE UNEXPECTED MAN AT THE BRICKYARD THEATRE
September 21 (8pm)

Yazmina Reza's drama of missed connections runs Thursday-Sunday through Sept. 22

Anet Carlin
anet@charley.net
Phone: 466-4653
http://brickyardtheatre.com

The Brickyard Theatre
5529 Tunitas Ave.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Contact for cost

THE WEIR
September 21 (Fri. and Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm)

This play about five friends in an Irish pub spinning stories of ghosts, spirits, and Irish fairies plays through Nov. 3.

James
boxoffice07@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

The Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $15-$25

FALL INTO THE ARTS DINNER
September 21 (Contact venue for times)

Gilbert Reed's Reverie and the valse from Theresa Slobdnik's Levez le Rideau will be performed on Sept. 21 at Veris Vineyards.  Contact Ballet Theatre for complete details.

http://bt-slo.org

Veris Cellars
1266 N Bethel Rd.
Templeton 93465

Music

FREE JAZZ CONCERTS
FREE JAZZ CONCERTS
September 21 (Noon-3pm)

SLO Jazz Festival presents "Court Street Summer Jazz," a fantastic line up of free summer concerts on Saturdays on the Terrace at Court Street through Sept 21. Aug. 24: Damon Castillo, Joe Duran, and James Conver. Sept. 7: Darrell Voss Trio. Sept. 21: Larry Arone featuring Maite.

http://slojazzfest.org

Court St.
SLO 93401

Cost: Free

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES AT POALILLO VINEYARDS
Join us every other Saturday!
SUMMER CONCERT SERIES AT POALILLO VINEYARDS
September 21 (6-9pm)

Poalillo Vineyards hosts a concert series every other Saturday through Oct.19 from

Susan Poalillo
susan@poalillovineyards.com
Phone: 238-0621

Poalillo Vineyards and Winery
7970 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $12-$18

AUTUMN EQUINOX BARN DANCE
September 21 (7-9:30pm)

Family dance with live music Sept. 21 from

Arlen Bass
risakaiser@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 239-9134

Oak Creek Commons Community Room
635 Nicklaus St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $7; children are free

CENTRAL COAST MUSIC TEACHERS' KICK-OFF LUNCHEON
September 21 (10:30am)

Sept. 21 at

Nell Kauffman
enkauffman@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 481-0270

Mary Stornetta
1675 Bee Canyon
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

CONCERT SERIES AT CALCAREOUS
Concert Series at Calcareous
CONCERT SERIES AT CALCAREOUS
September 21 (6-9pm)

featuring Brad Wilson, Sept. 21 from

Anna Duran
anna@calcareous.com
Phone: 239-0289

Calcareous Vineyard
3430 Peachy Canyon Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $15; $10 Wine Club

OAKTOBERFEST
OAKTOBERFEST
September 21 (Noon-5pm)

Join us in Avila Beach Sept. 21 to celebrate the last day of summer, with 805 and Firestone Walker beer, live music, local food, beach games and prizes. Complimentary shuttles offered by Pacific Beverage Company.  See website for pickup times and locations.  Age 21 and over.

Evan Dyer
marketing@firestonebeer.com
http://oaktoberfest.com

Avila Beach Golf Resort
Avila Beach

Cost: $20 early bird; $25 day of event

PI JACOBS, DAN FRECHETTE & LAUREL THOMSEN, AND LOREN RADIS
Pi Jacobs
PI JACOBS, DAN FRECHETTE & LAUREL THOMSEN, AND LOREN RADIS
September 21 (1-4pm)

Songwriters at Play presents this triple bill of talent Sept. 21 from

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

Laetitia Winery
453 Laetitia Vineyard Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

RF8 PLAYS SHELL CAFE
September 21 (7-10pm)

Sept. 21 from

Phone: 773-8300
http://shellcafepismo.com

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach , CA

Cost: Free

Art

CALIFORNIA SCULPTURE SLAM
CA Sculpture SLAM with 29 West Coast Artists
CALIFORNIA SCULPTURE SLAM
September 21 (11am-5pm daily)

California Sculpture SLAM runs through Sept. 29, on view during museum hours.

Ruta Saliklis
rsaliklis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org/exhibits/

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

Cost: Free; donations appreciated

E! TRUE HOLLYWOOD STORK
“Boogie Nights Terrarium Diorama From Community College Pass/Fail Elective Recovered From Dairy Queen Dumpster, San Antonio, TX”
E! TRUE HOLLYWOOD STORK
September 21 (10am-5pm)

Small witty gouache paintings will show daily through Sept. 22 from

Leslie Clarke Gray
leslie@deerruncambria.com
Phone: 927-0427
http://deerruncambria.com

Deer Run Art & Artifacts
2024 Main Street (inside The Garden Shed)
Cambria 93428

Cost: Contact for cost

MYTHOLOGICAL MISCHIEF
Unicorn A
MYTHOLOGICAL MISCHIEF
Galleries
September 21

runs through Oct. 1

Debbie
artcentralslo@yahoo.com
Phone: 805-747-4200

Art Central
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

HORIZONTAL VIEW
Lindsay Kovachevich
HORIZONTAL VIEW
Museums
September 21

The Painters Group exhibit at SLOMA Sept. 6-29

Ruta Saliklis
rsaliklis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-4518
http://sloma.org

SLOMA
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: free

Kid Stuff

SOUNDS OF SCIENCE
Amie's Sound Garden
SOUNDS OF SCIENCE
September 21 (3-4pm)

including music, science, and instrument crafting Sept. 21 from

Exploration Station
youth@explorationstation.org
Phone: 473-1421

Exploration Station
867 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93483

Cost: free with paid admission to the interactive science center, $2 kids, $3 adults

STORY SHENANIGANS
September 21 (11am)

with storyteller Russell Swanagon Sept. 21 at

Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo , CA

FAMILY ZOO CARNIVAL DAY
FAMILY ZOO CARNIVAL DAY
Special Events
September 21 (11am)

Games, food, fun and animals Sept. 21 at

Janet
ccadworks@charter.net
Phone: 674-2853

Zoo To You
2445 Adobe Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5 kids; $10 adults; under 3 free

The Outdoors

KAYAKING: DINNER ON THE DUNES
Sunset Dinner on the Dunes
KAYAKING: DINNER ON THE DUNES
September 21 (3:30pm)

Kayak to sandspit for dinner Sept. 21 starting at

Central Coast Outdoors
info@centralcoastoutdoors.com
Phone: 528-1080
http://centralcoastoutdoors.com

State Park Marina
10 State Park Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $125

NIGHTTIME ON THE CARRIZO PLAIN
September 21 (2-11pm)

Lecture and trip Sept. 21 including transportation, from

Wes Martin
phillip_martin@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3132
http://communityprograms.net

Cuesta College
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93406

Cost: $87

Sports and Wellness

ENERGY BALANCING CLINIC
Lessons and Classes
September 21 (11:00am to 4:00pm)

Sept. 21 from

Wendy McKenna
wendy@globalalliance.ws
Phone: 438-4347
http://globalalliance.ws

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
1010 Murray Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

YOGA AND AIKIDO
Lessons and Classes
September 21 (5:45pm)

Free classes in yoga and aikido Sept. 20 at

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti (Prado/Higuera/Empresa)
San Luis Obispo 93401

PIER TO POINT TRAIL RUN AND WALK
PIER TO POINT TRAIL RUN AND WALK
Special Events
September 21 (9am)

There will be 5K and 10K run and walk at Hearst Ranch, Sept. 21 at

Bill
ourcyaa@hotmail.com
Phone: 395-0932
http://ourcyaa.com

Hearst State Beach
San Simeon 93452

Cost: $25

Lectures and Learning

DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Classes
September 21 (9:30am)

available from puppies to advanced, Sept. 7-Oct. 5 at

Good Dogma
gooddogma@hotmail.com
Phone: 528-8383
http://gooddogma.net

Red Barn
2180 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $145

Fundraisers

HUNGER WALK
September 21

The San Luis Obispo Food Bank's Hunger Walk takes place at 4 locations in the county Sept. 21 at 2pm

Megan Chicoine
mchicoine@slofoodbank.com
Phone: Megan Chicoine
http://slofoodbank.org

contact the organization for locations.

QUILTERS ATTIC EXTRAVAGANZA
September 21 (9am-3pm)

Fabric, quilts, notions, etc. for sale Oct. 21.

Joyce Wade
nykids62@charter.net
Phone: (805) 931-0871

St. Joseph's Church
298 So. Thompson Road
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

SAN LUIS OBISPO WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S
September 21

This event on Sept. 21 includes a 3K walk/run, a 5K run, and children's fun run. Registration is at 7:30am.

Julie Wilson
jmwilson@alz.org
Phone: 547-3830
http://alz.org

Laguna Lake Park
504 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free entry

SLO NOOR FUNDRAISER
September 21 (4-8pm)

The SLO Moose Lodge barbecue will be open to the public Sept. 21 from

dianne tuttle
atc@itravelconsultants.com
Phone: 781-2630
http://slonoorfoundation.org

SLO Moose Lodge
1130 Orcutt Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

Volunteers

COASTAL CLEAN-UP DAY
September 21 (9am-12pm)

Call for more info. Sept. 21.

ECOSLO
info.ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777
http://ecoslo.org

75 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo

TEMPLETON COMMUNITY AND CREEK DAY CLEAN-UP
TEMPLETON COMMUNITY AND CREEK DAY CLEAN-UP
September 21 (9am-noon)

Volunteer to clean up Templeton Sept. 21 from

Templeton Community Services District
info@us-ltrcd.org
Phone: 434-4900
http://templetoncsd.org

TCSD
420 Crocker St.
Templeton 93465

Cost: Free