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September 6

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

Special Events

ADOPT-A-PET
Adopt A Pet
ADOPT-A-PET
September 6 (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

8TH ANNUAL TOMATO EXTRAVAGANZA
Tomato Tasting
8TH ANNUAL TOMATO EXTRAVAGANZA
September 6 (10am-2pm)

Sept. 6. Tomato and basil tasting and native/edible plant sale. Featuring presentations on gopher and ground squirrel control, winter vegetable gardening, rain barrels, and saving water in your garden, and activities for kids.

UCCE Master Gardeners
mgsanluisobispo@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 781-5939
http://ucanr.org

Garden of the Seven Sisters
2156 Sierra Way
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

FORE AUTISM
FORE Autism:The Tournament at Paso Robles Golf Club
FORE AUTISM
September 6 (8pm registration)

You are invited to play in the Central Coast Autism Spectrum Center's Second annual fundraiser golf tournament, FORE Autism:The Tournament on Sept. 6. Proceeds from this event are used to support CCASC operations.

CCASC
mmachala@autismspectrumcenter.com
Phone: 763-1100
http://autismspectrumcenter.com

Paso Robles Golf Club
1600 Country Club Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $100 per player; $380 per foursome

GREEN GOODS OPEN HOUSE- HEALTHY BUILDING SOLUTIONS
September 6 (11am-5pm)

Workshops include clay plaster, flooring install, laundry to landscape greywater and green design. Workshops start on Sept. 6.

Jeff Wade
jeff@slogreengoods.com
Phone: 300-2805
http://slogreengoods.com

Green Goods Showroom
111 South St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

MORRO BAY 50TH ANNIVERSARY DAHLIA DAZE PARADE
Festivities in Morro Bay honor the dahlia, the city's official flower.
MORRO BAY 50TH ANNIVERSARY DAHLIA DAZE PARADE
September 6 (10am)

Parade begins at City Park, goes down Morro Bay Blvd., north on Main and back up Harbor St. Part of the annual Dahlia Daze horticulture show, Sept. 5-6.

Morro Bay Chamber of Commerce
MorroBay50th@gmail.com
Phone: 772-4467
http://morrobay50th.com

City Park
Morro Bay Boulevard
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

SLO SKIERS TURTLE AUCTION
September 6 (6pm)

SLO Skiers, a non-profit ski and social club is holding its annual live and silent auction. Over 100 items from jewelry to a Costa Rican vacation rental will be offered. Sept. 6.

Thomas Page
chiefpage@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 528-6608

Vines RV Resort
88 Wellsona Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

SLO SKIERS TURTLE AUCTION
September 6 (6pm)

SLO Skiers, a non-profit ski and social club is holding its annual live and silent auction. Over 100 items from jewelry to a Costa Rican vacation rental will be offered. Sept. 6.

Thomas Page
chiefpage@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 528-6608

Vines RV Resort
88 Wellsona Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Stage

GOOD PEOPLE
September 6 (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

SEA MARKS STAGED READING
September 6 (Fri. and Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 3pm.)

Staged reading of Gardner McKay's play by LA actors Christopher Law and Mara Purl, Sept 5 to 7.

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

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: All seats $10

Film and TV

BROWN BAG MOVIE NIGHT
September 6 (5:45pm)

Sept. 6. Pack your dinner and enjoy a classic slapstick comedy film. Popcorn courtesy of the Friends of the Los Osos Library.

Chase McMunn
cmcmunn@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Music

DARRELL VOSS QUINTET JAZZ CONCERT
September 6 (7:30pm)

Sept. 6. Original arrangements of jazz standards from the American Songbook.

Mike Botwin
botwin@att.net
Phone: 546-3733
http://slojazz.org

Unity Hall
1130 Orcutt Rd. (entrance on Fernwood)
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20 general; $15 Jazz Fed. Members; $10 students

LUIS OLIART AND DEBRA WINDSONG IN CONCERT
Luis Oliart and Debra Windsong
LUIS OLIART AND DEBRA WINDSONG IN CONCERT
September 6 (7:30pm)

Sept 6. Luis is a soulful singer, guitarist, songwriter, and soundtrack composer who blends funk, rock, blues, reggae and Latin. Debra Windsong, blues harp player/singer will join him.

Luis Oliart
oliartmusic@yahoo.com
Phone: (818) 939-1187
http://luisoliart.com

The Pour House
525 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Art

LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
Fun to Learn Fused Glass!
LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
September 6 (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 6 (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 6 (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 6 (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 6 (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

ART AFTER DARK OPENING FOR L'ETREINTE ARBORESCENTE
ART AFTER DARK OPENING FOR L'ETREINTE ARBORESCENTE
Openings and Receptions
September 6 (6-9pm)

Sept. 6. This is the opening reception for L'étreinte Arborescente, an inspired body of work celebrating the tree. Enjoy a special live performance by BlackBird Blue and wine tasting courtesy of L'Aventure Winery and Thacher Winery.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

ART AFTER DARK PASO
ART AFTER DARK PASO
Openings and Receptions
September 6 (6-9pm)

Art After Dark Paso, a program of ARTS Obispo, is held the first Saturday of every month in downtown Paso Robles. Galleries and other venues display the work of visual artists and feature performances in this fun, free, self-guided tour, Sept. 6.

Lori Lerian
programs@artsobispo.org
Phone: 544-9251
http://artsobispo.org

Downtown Paso Robles
Downtown Paso Robles
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

NEW CERAMIC ART BY PATRICIA GRIFFIN
A platter from the new
NEW CERAMIC ART BY PATRICIA GRIFFIN
Openings and Receptions
September 6 (5-9pm)

Hands Gallery will debut a new collection by ceramic artist Patricia Griffin with a special reception on Sept. 6. Guests will enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres and meet the artist at the gallery.

Tres Feltman
Tres@handsgallery.com
Phone: 543-1921
http://handsgallery.com

Hands Gallery
777 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

L'ETREINTE ARBORESCENTE
Special Art Events
September 6

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

Kid Stuff

THE THINKERY!
September 6

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 6 (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 6

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 6 (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 6 (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

The Outdoors

SWAP ELFIN FOREST WORK PARTY
September 6 (9am-noon)

Sept. 6. Join SWAP's Weed Warriors in battling weeds and erosion. Wear sturdy shoes, long pants, and long sleeves. Bring work gloves and a shovel. Don't block mailboxes when parking, please.

Yolanda
yolanda@elfin-forest.org
Phone: 528-0392
http://elfin-forest.org

El Moro Elfin Forest Natural Area
North end of 15th St. off of Santa Ysabel
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Farmers Market

MORRO BAY FARMER'S MARKET
September 6 (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

JOURNEY OF THE SHAMAN
September 6 (1-5pm)

Sept. 6. Introduction to shamanism, emphasizing living in harmony with nature. Visit beaconsoflove.com.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
875 Main St. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $33

LIVING COMPASSION FROM THE INSIDE OUT
September 6 (9:30am-4pm)

Do you hesitate sharing honestly to keep the peace or sometimes think that people don't understand you? Experience deeper connection with those you care about. Workshop based on Marshall Rosenberg's Nonviolent Communication, Sept. 6.

Alicia Nowicki
alicianowicki@gmail.com
Phone: 714-7417
http://communicationfromtheheart.com

Atascadero Bible Church
6225 Atascadero Mall
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $30 by Sept. 3, $35 at the door

SLO GENEALOGY SOCIETY OPEN MEETING
September 6 (12:15pm)

Warren Bittner, an expert genealogy speaker will talk about reading for historical content, learning how to find books to help you understand your ancestors in their own world, and complex evidence, Sept. 6.

Cafi Cohen
cafi.cohen@gmail.com
Phone: 441-2180
http://slocgs.org

Order of Odd Fellows Hall
520 Dana St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ADULT POTTERY
Classes
September 6

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

JOURNEY OF THE SHAMAN
Classes
September 6 (1-5pm)

This class offers an introduction to shamanism as a way of being. The shamanic approach is one of living in harmony with nature and all our relations. It is about listening to the wisdom of nature and seeing the magical in the mundane, Sept. 6.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
875 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $33

JOURNEY OF THE SHAMAN
Classes
September 6 (1pm-5pm)

Sept. 6. Introduction to shamanism, emphasizing living in harmony with nature.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100
http://rubydragon.info

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $33

LIVING COMPASSION FROM THE INSIDE OUT
Experience Compassion
LIVING COMPASSION FROM THE INSIDE OUT
Classes
September 6 (9:30am-4pm)

Do you hesitate sharing honestly to keep the peace or sometimes think that people don't understand you? Experience deeper connection with those you care about. Workshop based on Marshall Rosenberg's Nonviolent Communication, Sept. 6.

Alicia Nowicki
alicianowicki@gmail.com
Phone: 714-7417
http://communicationfromtheheart.com

Atascadero Bible Church
6225 Atascadero Mall
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $30 by Sept. 3, $35 at the door

Fundraisers

CATCH OF THE CENTRAL COAST
CATCH of the Central Coast 2014
CATCH OF THE CENTRAL COAST
September 6 (5:30-10pm)

Catch of the Central Coast is an annual benefit to support the Central Coast Aquarium on Sept. 6. Together, we hope to inspire the next generation of marine stewards and we are asking for your support.

Tara Malzone
tara@centralcoastaquarium.com
Phone: 595-7280
http://centralcoastaquarium.com/visit-us/special-events

Harford Pier
3993 Avila Beach Dr.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $100

HORSE EMERGENCY EVACUATION TEAM TOUR
September 6 (9:30am)

Sept. 6. Three South County barns will be toured with presentations at each. Tour starts from Blonde Mare Farms.

H.E.E.T.
sloheet.org
Phone: 550-6323

Blonde Mare Farms
1701 Illinois Way
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $25

HORSE EMERGENCY EVACUATION TEAM TOUR
September 6

Sept. 6. Three South County barns will be toured with presentations at each. Tour starts at Blonde Mare Farms.

H.E.E.T.
sloheet.org
Phone: 550-6323

Blonde Mare Farms
1701 Illinois Way
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $25

SECOND ANNUAL GRAND STAND LUAU
Childhood Cancer Awareness and Research
SECOND ANNUAL GRAND STAND LUAU
September 6 (Noon-4pm)

Sept. 6. Lemonade & Love for Sam host games, food, and more. Benefits go to childhood cancer research.

Harmony Brown
harmony_e_brown@yahoo.com
Phone: 710-2608
http://https://www.facebook.com/LemonadeandLoveforSam5Cities

Ramona Gardens Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

Volunteers

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
September 6 (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

CITIZENS' CLIMATE LOBBY MEETING
September 6 (9:45am-noon)

Sept. 6. Learn what you can do to slow climate change and make a difference in our community.

Sandy Simon
citizensclimatelobbyslo@gmail.com
Phone: 550-3899

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2201 Lawton Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401