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September 29

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: 323-488-9388
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

Art

THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
Galleries
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)

nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.

Phone: 756-1571
http://artgallery.calpoly.edu

Building 34, Dexter Hall
next to the Cal Poly library
SLO

THE DALLIDET ADOBE AND GARDENS
Museums

Open through Nov. on Fridays (10am-4pm), Sundays (1-4pm), and by appointment. Hours depend on volunteer availability; please call ahead.

Phone: 543-0638 ext. 10
http://historycenterslo.org

1185 Pacific St.
San Luis Obispo

MUSEUM AND HISTORY CENTER OF SLO COUNTY
Museums

The History Center is housed in the former Carnegie Library Bldg., built 1904-05. The Museum is open daily from 10am-4pm. The Public Research Room is open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am-4pm and Fridays from 11am-4pm (subject to volunteer availability).

Phone: 543-0638, ext. 10
http://historycenterslo.org

696 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo

Kid Stuff

POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
(3:30-5pm)

Ongoing pottery classes for kids ages 6 and older.

anam-cre studio
anamcre.ss@gmail.com
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Anamcre Pottery Studio
570 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $20 per class

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

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

MORRO BAY
(2:30-6pm)

Takes place on Thurs. in the Spencer's Market parking lot and Sat. on downtown Main Street.

Phone: call 544-9570
http://morrobay.org

Morro Bay Blvd. and Main St.
Morro Bay

ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE
(Noon-2:30pm)

Live entertainment, fresh fruit, flowers, and more on Sat.

Phone: 544-9570
http://arroyograndevillage.org

Village Gazebo area
Arroyo Grande Village - downtown

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

PISMO BEACH
(3-7pm)

Live music, produce, craft items, and prepared food are available every Wed. from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

the pier
Pismo Beach

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

Fundraisers

SLO FOOD BANK
(5-9pm)

The Food Bank solicits, warehouses, and distributes large-scale food donations to more than 225 non-profit agency partners and directly through our food assistance programs. The Food Bank can also help you find a drop site if you are looking to make an individual donation. Volunteer opportunities are also available.

Phone: 543-0388 or 238-4664

1357 Monterey St.
SLO

UNITED BLOOD SERVICES
(Times vary)

Donations may be made at the UBS Center in San Luis Obispo at 4119 Broad Street in the Creekside Center, or in Santa Maria at 1770 S. Broadway in the Plum Tree Plaza next to Lassen's Natural Foods.

Phone: 543-4290
http://unitedbloodservices.org/centralcoast or Blood4Life.org

SLO County

WOODS HUMANE SOCIETY
(Woods opens Mon. through Sat. at 10 a.m.)

Woods Humane Society protects and shelters homeless companion animals, places animals into humane environments, promotes responsible pet ownership, provides humane education, and reduces animal overpopulation. They have beautiful animals up for adoption, camps for kids, fund-raising events, volunteer opportunities, and educational programs for the community. For more info on the various services Woods offers and a full calendar of events, contact the society. Their Quicky car wash fundraiser runs May 1-31.

Phone: 543-9316
http://woodshumanesociety.org

875 Oklahoma Ave.
SLO

Support Groups

PROSTATE CANCER
(7pm)

The North County Prostate Cancer Support Group meets monthly in the Pavilion Room on the last Thurs. at

Bill Houston
Phone: 995-2254
http://cancer.org

Twin Cities Community Hospital
1100 Las Tablas Road
Templeton

Cost: Free

Special Events

NON GMO CORN DAY CELEBRATION
September 29

Sept. 29 from 2-4pm

Miguel Robles
Justicebegingswithseeds@gmail.com
Phone: 415368-1891

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Stage

THE WEIR
September 29 (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

Film and TV

KUMARE
September 29

The true story of a false prophet Sept. 29 at 7pm

http://hopedance.org

m.Body Yoga
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo , CA

Cost: $10

Music

SUMMER SUNDAYS MUSIC SERIES
Villa San-Juliette Vineyard
SUMMER SUNDAYS MUSIC SERIES
September 29 (1-4pm)

VSJ’s Summer Series continues through Sept. 29

Vicki
info@villasanjuliette.com
Phone: 467-0014
http://villasanjuliette.com

Villa San-Juliette
6385 Cross Canyons Rd.
San Miguel 93451

CLAUDIA RUSSELL ON TOUR
September 29 (1-4pm)

Sept. 29 from

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

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

TUNES AT TALLEY
September 29

Triple Down Theory Sept. 29 from 1-4pm

Kelly
kelly@talleyvineyards.com
Phone: 489-0446
http://talleyvineyards.com

Talley Vineyards
3031 Lopez Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free admission, food and wine for purchase

Art

CALIFORNIA SCULPTURE SLAM
CA Sculpture SLAM with 29 West Coast Artists
CALIFORNIA SCULPTURE SLAM
September 29 (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

HORIZONTAL VIEW
Lindsay Kovachevich
HORIZONTAL VIEW
Museums
September 29

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

Sports and Wellness

THE SAVOR RUN
Special Events
September 29 (7am)

This event includes a 10K, 5K, and fastest mile on Sept. 29 starting at

Heather Hellman
no1spud@gmail.com
Phone: 215-8545
http://centralcoastcancerchallenge.com

Mission Plaza
1000 Chorro
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $50-$60

Support Groups

SENIOR GET TOGETHER AT MCDONALD'S
September 29 (2pm-4pm)

Seniors meet on Sundays for coffee from

Eve or Carol
ritzy500@hotmail.com
Phone: 801-3238

McDonald's
1550 Grand Ave.
Grover Beach 93433