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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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September 3

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.

ADOPT-A-PET
Adopt A Pet
ADOPT-A-PET
August 30,September 6,September 13,September 20,September 27(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

SLOMA EXHIBITION TOURS
(Sept. 28, 1pm; Oct. 19, 1pm)

Join SLOMA Curator Ruta Saliklis for a monthly "Look, Think, and Respond" tour of exhibitions in the museum galleries from through Oct 19.

Erica Ellis
info@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

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

Cost: Free and open to the public

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

Music

SIZZLIN SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS MARKET
August 17,August 24,August 31,September 7,September 14,September 21,September 28(3pm)

Farmers market vendors, barbecue, beer and wine, and great local music from a new band every week through Sept. 28.

Nora O'Donnell
nodonnell@grover.org
Phone: 473-4580
http://grover.org

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Arroyo Grande Village Summer Concert Series Logo
ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
August 24,August 31,September 7,September 14,September 21(1pm)

through Sept. 21. Alternating Sundays at 1pm. Featuring unique bands, nonprofit organizations, and sponsors.

Curtis
curtis@curtisreinhardt.com
Phone: 773-4173
http://arroyograndevillage.org

Rotary Bandstand - Heritage Square Park
Corner of Nelson St. and Mason St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS' MARKET
FUN, MUSIC, FOOD AND MORE AT THE SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS & FARMERS' MARKET!
SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS' MARKET
August 31,September 7,September 14,September 21,September 28(3-6pm)

Farmers' market vendors, bounce house for kids, BBQ, beer and wine, and great local music with a new band every week, Sundays through Sept. 28.

Nora O'Donnell
nodonnell@grover.org
Phone: 473-4580
http://grover.org

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

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

RENA F. DOUD EXHIBIT
(During open hours: receptions 6-9pm.)

Paintings on display through Oct. 17. Receptions on Oct. 3.

Phone: 541-4252

1060 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

CHARLIE CRINER EXHIBIT

Charlie Criner's newest acrylics on canvas will be on display through Sept. 30.

Greg Wilkins
amusefineart@gmail.com
Phone: 439-3000
http://amuseslo.com

A Muse Gallery
845 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

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

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

A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Spring Along Highway 46
A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Art at Wineries
August 22,August 23,August 24,August 25,August 28,August 29,August 30,August 31,September 1,September 4,September 5,September 6,September 7,September 8,September 11,September 12,September 13,September 14,September 15,September 18,September 19,September 20,September 21,September 22,September 25,September 26,September 27,September 28,September 29,October 2,October 3,October 4,October 5,October 6,October 9,October 10,October 11,October 12,October 13,October 16,October 17,October 18,October 19(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
August 28,August 29,August 30,August 31,September 4,September 5,September 6,September 7,September 11,September 12,September 13,September 14,September 18,September 19,September 20,September 21,September 25,September 26,September 27,September 28(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

Kid Stuff

SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Smart Studio Open Studio
SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Create and Learn
August 8,August 9,August 10,August 15,August 16,August 17,August 22,August 23,August 24,August 29,August 30,August 31,September 5,September 6,September 7,September 12,September 13,September 14,September 19,September 20,September 21,September 26,September 27,September 28,October 3,October 4,October 5(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

Sports and Wellness

BELLYFIT CLASSES
August 20,August 27,September 3,September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15(5:30 pm)

A combination of African belly dance, Bollywood, pilates, and yoga, offered through December.

Leslie Thompson
ebtasam@aol.com
Phone: 550-6944
http://tribelation.webs.com

Ludwick Community Center
864 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $8

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
August 25,August 27,September 1,September 3,September 8,September 10,September 15,September 17,September 22,September 24,September 29,October 1,October 6,October 8,October 13,October 15,October 20

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
August 25,August 27,August 29,September 1,September 3,September 5,September 8,September 10,September 12,September 15,September 17,September 19,September 22,September 24,September 26,September 29,October 1,October 3,October 6,October 8,October 10,October 13,October 15,October 17,October 20(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
August 11,August 12,August 13,August 14,August 15,August 18,August 19,August 20,August 21,August 22,August 25,August 26,August 27,August 28,August 29,September 1,September 2,September 3,September 4,September 5,September 8,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 12,September 15,September 16,September 17,September 18,September 19,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(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
August 12,August 14,August 18,August 19,August 21,August 25,August 26,August 28,September 1,September 2,September 4,September 8,September 9,September 11,September 15,September 16,September 18,September 22,September 23,September 25,September 29,September 30(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

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

MORRO BAY FARMER'S MARKET
August 9,August 16,August 23,August 30,September 6,September 13,September 20,September 27(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

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

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

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

Fundraisers

S.O.U.L. KITCHEN BY NIGHT
THE WELLNESS KITCHEN AND RESOURCE CENTER
S.O.U.L. KITCHEN BY NIGHT
August 28,September 25(6-8pm)

Seasonal, Organic, Unrefined, Local is S.O.U.L. Kitchen by night, held on the last Thursday of each month. Enjoy live entertainment, wine tasting, and a light, gluten free, dairy free dinner. Tickets available online and at door.

Donna
nancy@TheWKRC.org
Phone: 434-1800
http://TheWKRC.org

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
1255 Las Tablas Rd. #102
Templeton 93465

Cost: $20

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

MORNING CUP OF WELLNESS
The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
MORNING CUP OF WELLNESS
August 20,August 27,September 3,September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15(8:30-9:30am)

Every Wednesday through Oct. 15 A sacred "time out" for your heart & soul. Connect, inspire, support, and empower one another while on your journey to healing, well being, and optimal health. Healing tea and goodie provided.

Donna
deepen@charter.net
Phone: 434-1800
http://thewkrc.org

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
1255 Las Tablas Rd. #102
Templeton 93465

Cost: $5

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

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
August 16,August 17,August 23,August 24,August 30,August 31,September 6,September 7,September 13,September 14,September 20,September 21,September 27,September 28,October 4,October 5(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

DOCENTS NEEDED!

SLO State Parks is looking for people interested in volunteering at Morro Bay, Montana de Oro, or Pismo in a variety of docent positions. Training starts in October. Contact the Morro Bay Museum of Natural History at 772-2694 or go to www.ccspa.info.

Morro Bay Museum of Natural History

Morro Bay Museum of Natural History
20 State Park Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Special Events

SLO SKIERS MONTHLY MEETING
September 3 (7:30pm)

SLO Skiers, a local non-profit sport and social club, is having their monthly meeting on the first Wednesday of the month, Sept. 3.

Pete
psaraf2@charter.net
Phone: 528-3194

SLO Elks' Club
222 Elks Ln.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free; annually $40.

Kid Stuff

THE THINKERY!
September 3

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

CORE DANCE LITTLES PROGRAM
Create and Learn
September 3

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

Sports and Wellness

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
September 3

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

BELLYFIT CLASSES
September 3 (5:30 pm)

A combination of African belly dance, Bollywood, pilates, and yoga, offered through December.

Leslie Thompson
ebtasam@aol.com
Phone: 550-6944
http://tribelation.webs.com

Ludwick Community Center
864 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $8

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
September 3

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 3 (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 3 (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

Lectures and Learning

EXCAVATING YOUR BURIED TREASURE
September 3 (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

Support Groups

FREE MOMMY BABY CLASS
September 3

Every Wednesday.

Miley
aherron178@aol.com
Phone: 543-6988

Growing with Baby
1230 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

MORNING CUP OF WELLNESS
The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
MORNING CUP OF WELLNESS
September 3 (8:30-9:30am)

Every Wednesday through Oct. 15 A sacred "time out" for your heart & soul. Connect, inspire, support, and empower one another while on your journey to healing, well being, and optimal health. Healing tea and goodie provided.

Donna
deepen@charter.net
Phone: 434-1800
http://thewkrc.org

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center
1255 Las Tablas Rd. #102
Templeton 93465

Cost: $5