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September 29

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SNAKE IN THE GRASS
September 26,September 27,September 28,October 3,October 4,October 5,October 10,October 11,October 12,October 17,October 18,October 19,October 24,October 25,October 26,October 31,November 1,November 2(Fri., Sat., Sun.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 3pm. )

through Nov. 2. Alan Ayckbourn's haunting thriller involving a shocking twist in a story of blackmail, murder, and family dynamics. Directed by Kelli Howard with Shayrn Young, Toni Young, and Sharee Hallman.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Fri.: $16; Sat. and Sun. $19-21; Gala opening Sat. Sept. 27: $30

Music

NEW YOUTH POP CHOIR
September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29(3:30-5:30pm )

Do you have kids between the ages of 9-15 that love to sing? Voce Studio, a private voice studio in Arroyo Grande, is starting a new pop choir this fall. (under age 9 by audition!) Enrollment open now through Nov. 3.

Deanna Delore
operacharm@gmail.com
Phone: 503-8442
http://keepsinging.net

Voce Studio
131 Bridge St., Suite A
Arroyo Grande 93420

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

Writers and Literature

NORTH COUNTY WRITING SUPPORT GROUP
September 8,September 15,September 22,September 29,October 6,October 13,October 20,October 27(6-9pm)

through Oct. 27. Encouragement, kindness, and truth, for publication or personal growth. Led by Award-Winning author/editor Patricia Alexander.

Patricia Alexander
patricia@patriciaalexander.com
Phone: 479-7778
http://patriciaalexander.com

Patricia's Home
1063 Sleepy Hollow Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $20 per meeting or $15 for 4 meetings, in advance.

Art

WILLIAM KENYON EXHIBIT

through Oct. 31.

Rene I. Scarnegi
frstcls@aol.com
Phone: 543-4902

West End Espresso & Tea
670-A Higuera St.
San LuisObispo 93401

Cost: Free

ARTIST RECEPTION FOR LIZ MARUSKA
Love Notes from the Coast, Romantic Landscapes from the Central Coast
ARTIST RECEPTION FOR LIZ MARUSKA
Openings and Receptions
September 22,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 26,September 29,September 30,October 1,October 2,October 3,October 6,October 7,October 8,October 9,October 10,October 13,October 14,October 15,October 16,October 17,October 20,October 21,October 22,October 23,October 24,October 27,October 28,October 29,October 30,October 31,November 3,November 4,November 5,November 6,November 7,November 10,November 11,November 12,November 13,November 14(5:30pm)

Liz Maruska's Love Notes from the Coast, Romantic Landscapes of the Central Coast is a celebration of vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow as well as cool blue, that depict the changing nature of our sea and skies. On display through Dec. 5.

LIZ MARUSKA
liz@lizmaruska.com
Phone: 528-2654
http://lizmaruska.com

Edward Jones
1236 Los Osos Valley Rd. Suite J
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

LINDA POLLEY-WALD
Zippermania
LINDA POLLEY-WALD
Special Art Events

Mixed media pieces and paintings by artist Linda Polley-Wald on view  through Oct. 31. Polley-Wald's work focuses on her everyday life.

Box Office
clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444

The Clark Center of the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
September 23,September 25,September 30,October 2,October 7,October 9,October 14,October 16,October 21,October 23,October 28,October 30,November 4,November 6,November 11,November 13,November 18,November 20(4:30pm)

Boys and girls ages 5 -10 can have fun and gain important life skills at these empowering martial art classes, through Nov. 20. 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

MUSIC MAKERS CLASSES
September 23,September 30,October 7,October 14,October 21,October 28,November 4,November 11,November 18(3pm)

Central Coast Children's Choir will begin its class Music Makers, a 45-min, 9 week intro to music class, through Nov. 18. This class will lead young participants through the music program focusing on basic music terms & fun songs.

admin
cccc-slo@gmail.com
Phone: 464-0443

SLO United Methodist Church
1515 Fredericks St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

AFTER SCHOOL POTTERY
Create and Learn
September 9,September 11,September 16,September 18,September 23,September 25,September 30,October 2,October 7,October 9,October 14,October 16,October 21,October 23,October 28,October 30(Tues. and Thurs. from 3:30-5pm)

Anam-Cre' Pottery studio is taking enrollments for classes in sculpting and throwing on the potters wheel, through Oct. 30. Expect to complete 4-5 clay pieces in 2 sessions.

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

Shevon Sullivan
570 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25 per session

MAKER FRIDAYS KID'S NIGHT
Create and Learn
September 19,September 26,October 3,October 10,October 17,October 24,October 31(6-8pm)

Friday Kid’s Nights are a 2 hour long kids “camp” held each week through Oct. 31. There will be a new science or technology related activity each week for the kids and their parents/guardians.

Liam
contact@slomakerspace.com
Phone: 242-1285

SLO MakerSpace
3988 Short Street Suite 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

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

FALL HORSEMANSHIP & RIDING CLASSES
Special Events
September 20,September 27,October 4,October 11,October 18,October 25,November 1(1-3pm)

For ages 8 and up. Saturdays, through Nov. 1. Attend any or all. No horse experience necessary. Activities include learning about horse behavior and body language, grooming, leading, and basic riding. Space is limited, call ahead: 451-1585.

Heather Green
greenbluehealing@gmail.com
Phone: 451-1585

2991 Poco Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $35 per class/$200 package rate for all

Sports and Wellness

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29,November 5(11am)

Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies. Most Wednesdays. Check website for exact dates: mbodyslo.com

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com

mBody Yoga & Massage
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
September 12,September 19,September 26,October 3,October 10,October 17,October 24,October 31

Mory Moussa Bangoura is teaching traditional dances from Guinea, West Africa, every Friday through Oct. 31.  These fun and energetic classes will feature live drumming by skilled percussionists. All levels and drop in students are welcome.

Mory Moussa Bangoura
morymoussab@gmail.com
Phone: 904-4788

Yoga Centre
672 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $12

COMMUNITY YOGA
September 14,September 21,September 28,October 5,October 12,October 19,October 26,November 2,November 9(10:45-noon)

Open to all levels. Every Sunday morning.

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642

mBODY Yoga Studio
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

COMMUNITY YOGA
September 19,September 26,October 3,October 10,October 17,October 24,October 31,November 7,November 14(9-10:30am)

Every Friday. All levels welcome.

Alicia Klein
aliciaklein@gmail.com
Phone: 547-9642

mBODY Yoga Studio
1724 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

THE PIT: BULLY PROOF YOUR CHILD
THE PIT: Bully Proof Your Child
THE PIT: BULLY PROOF YOUR CHILD
Lessons and Classes
September 8,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 15,September 16,September 17,September 18,September 22,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 29,September 30,October 1,October 2,October 6,October 7,October 8,October 9,October 13,October 14,October 15,October 16,October 20,October 21,October 22,October 23,October 27,October 28,October 29,October 30

classes, through Oct. 31. Give your child the gift of confidence and bully proof them. They will learn confidence, discipline, respect, and focus all while having fun and getting healthy.

Heather
heather@thepit.tv
Phone: 473-2500

The Pit Martial Arts & Fitness
1106 E Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $29 per month

CHAIR YOGA
Lessons and Classes
September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29,November 5(9:15am)

Chair yoga taught by a certified instructor, through Nov. 5. For questions call 489-2990.

Sigrid
sigrid_long@yahoo.com
http://saintbarnabas-ag.org/

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
301 Trinity Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Suggested donation of $5

SALSA MONDAYS
Liliana Graham
SALSA MONDAYS
Lessons and Classes
October 6(8pm)

Every Monday join us for Salsa Mondays from through Oct. 27. All ages and levels are encouraged to come. No partner needed, we rotate.

Liliana Graham
Liliana_Graham@yahoo.com
Phone: 748-4050
http://facebook.com/pages/Liliana-Studios-SLO-Motion-Salsa/140306499338407

Marie Callender's
2131 Price St
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5

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

EXCAVATING YOUR BURIED TREASURE
September 3,September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29(7pm)

An ongoing in-depth exploration of your own well of creativity, facilitated by poet, writer, performer, Francesca Nemko. All genres of artistic expression uncovered, from through Nov. 3.

Francesca Nemko
francescajazzpoet@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 786-4325

Unity SLO
1130 Orcutt Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ADULT POTTERY
Classes
September 6,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 12,September 13,September 16,September 17,September 18,September 19,September 20,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 26,September 27,September 30,October 1,October 2,October 3,October 4,October 7,October 8,October 9,October 10,October 11,October 14,October 15,October 16,October 17,October 18,October 21,October 22,October 23,October 24,October 25,October 28,October 29,October 30,October 31,November 1

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

LIVING THE ETERNAL WAY
Classes
September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29,November 5,November 12(6:30-8:30pm)

with Rev. Devin Kent Sodt, through Nov. 12. If you would like to thrive in all aspects of life, come learn a time tested spiritual science for fulfilled and spiritually conscious living. Rev. Sodt will present teachings from Yogacharya O'Brian's book Living the Eternal Way.

Devin
devin@awakeninginterfaith.org
Phone: 772-0306
http://awakeninginterfaith.org

Awakening Interfaith Spiritual Community
1130 Napa Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free will donation

FREE FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOPS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
October 15,October 16(6:30pm)

Free financial aid workshops held on the third Wednesday of each month in San Luis Obispo, and on the third Thursday of each month in Templeton, through Nov. 13.

Kymba Bartley
kbartley@nationalcps.com
Phone: 242-3267
http://nationalcps.com

NCPS
4252 Higuera 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

FRIENDS OF THE ELEPHANT SEAL FALL TRAINING
September 13,September 20,September 27,October 4,October 11,October 18,October 25

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

Special Events

SLO CREATIVE STUDIO GRAND OPENING
Grand Opening Flyer
SLO CREATIVE STUDIO GRAND OPENING
September 29

featuring a book signing, demo days, make n take, daily deals, Oct. 4.

Janet Mease
slocre8ive@gmail.com
Phone: 439-1366
http://slo-creative.com

SLO Creative Studio
3536 S Higuera St. Ste. 210
San Luis Obispo 93405

Music

ROB KIMBALL LIVE
Rob Kimball
ROB KIMBALL LIVE
September 29 (6:30 to 9pm)

KCBX's Pickin' Up The Tempo DJ Rob Kimball featured on Sept 29.

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

Bon Temps Creole Cafe
1000 Olive St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

NORTH COUNTY WRITING SUPPORT GROUP
September 29 (6-9pm)

through Oct. 27. Encouragement, kindness, and truth, for publication or personal growth. Led by Award-Winning author/editor Patricia Alexander.

Patricia Alexander
patricia@patriciaalexander.com
Phone: 479-7778
http://patriciaalexander.com

Patricia's Home
1063 Sleepy Hollow Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $20 per meeting or $15 for 4 meetings, in advance.

BOOK SIGNING- QUILT TALK
Quilt Talk
BOOK SIGNING- QUILT TALK
September 29 (6pm)

Meet Sam Hunter and she'll sign your brand spankin' new copy of Quilt Talk on Sept. 29. Sam will share her trunk show, give us a quick tutorial on paper-piecing, and answer your questions. There will be food and fun and plenty of laughter. Make a reservation.

Janet Mease
slocre8ive@gmail.com
Phone: (812) 345-1552
http://facebook.com/events/580496738734289/

SLO Creative Studio
3536 S Higuera St. Ste. 210
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

GEMS OF THE WEST
September 29 (10am to 4:30pm)

Art exhibit by Sandi Heller, through Sept. 30. Pastel Landscapes from the Central Coast, Sierras, Canyonlands, and Vernazza, Italy.

Sandi Heller
sandih5@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 547-1628
http://sandihellerart.com

Office of Dr. Eibschutz
1039 Murray Ave. Suite 200
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Spring Along Highway 46
A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Art at Wineries
September 29 (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

ARTISANS' FAIRE
ARTISANS' FAIRE
Call For Artists
September 29 (10am-5pm)

The Woman's Club of Arroyo Grande will host it's 7th annual Artisans' Faire Nov. 8 Vendor space is still available. Please visit womansclubofarroyogrande.org for more info. Space must be booked before Oct. 15.

Woman's Club of Arroyo Grande
isalicat@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 473-1866
http://Womansclubofarroyogrande.org

Pismo Beach Veterans Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Vendor cost varies based on space

REUNION 1974-1978
REUNION 1974-1978
Openings and Receptions
September 29 (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

ARTIST RECEPTION FOR LIZ MARUSKA
Love Notes from the Coast, Romantic Landscapes from the Central Coast
ARTIST RECEPTION FOR LIZ MARUSKA
Openings and Receptions
September 29 (5:30pm)

Liz Maruska's Love Notes from the Coast, Romantic Landscapes of the Central Coast is a celebration of vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow as well as cool blue, that depict the changing nature of our sea and skies. On display through Dec. 5.

LIZ MARUSKA
liz@lizmaruska.com
Phone: 528-2654
http://lizmaruska.com

Edward Jones
1236 Los Osos Valley Rd. Suite J
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

ART ACTIVITY: SILLY STRUCTURES
September 29 (10 am5pm)

Sept. 23. Build a silly yet colorful sculpture using pipe cleaners, straws, paper clips, and more, secured in a base of clay.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

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

Cost: Free with cost of admission to museum

SOFTEC 6TH ANNUAL ROBOTICS EXPO
Special Events
September 29 (6pm)

Bring your kids to explore the 6th Annual Softec Student Robotics Expo on Sept. 29. This spectacular event features local High School, Elementary and College Robotics teams . Educational league include - F.I.R.S.T, First Lego League, VEX, Arduindo, etc.

Joshua Erdman
expo@softec.org
Phone: 457-0322
http://softec.org

SLO Elks Lodge
222 Elks Ln.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
September 29

Will inlcude calisthenics, punching and blocking techniques, sparring, and kata, through Oct. 20.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30 per month

ZUMBA FITNESS CLASS
September 29 (9:30am)

Aug. 25 through Sept. 20. Fun, energetic, and effective class where you dance away calories to Latin and international music.

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

So. County Regional Ctr.
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: First is free, then $6

FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Boot Camp at Tantrum Fitness
FITNESS BOOT CAMPS NOW ENROLLING
Lessons and Classes
September 29 (Varies)

through Oct. 9. Limited space available. Sign up and recruit a friendand  you both save $25. Expect to be pushed, coached, trained, motivated, held accountable, and make friends.

Claudia
info@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://tantrumfitness.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W. Grand Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

AIKIDO
Lessons and Classes
September 29 (evenings)

through Sept. 30. Come learn why Aikido is the martial art of peace. Ongoing classes for adults and teens, beginners through black belts.

SAFE-SLO Nonprofit
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $8-$15

THE PIT: BULLY PROOF YOUR CHILD
THE PIT: Bully Proof Your Child
THE PIT: BULLY PROOF YOUR CHILD
Lessons and Classes
September 29

classes, through Oct. 31. Give your child the gift of confidence and bully proof them. They will learn confidence, discipline, respect, and focus all while having fun and getting healthy.

Heather
heather@thepit.tv
Phone: 473-2500

The Pit Martial Arts & Fitness
1106 E Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $29 per month