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Film and TV
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.
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.
THE DALLIDET ADOBE AND GARDENS
Open March through November on Fridays (10am-4pm), Sundays (1-4pm), and by appointment. Hours depend on volunteer availability; please call ahead
Phone: 543-0638 ext. 10
MUSEUM AND HISTORY CENTER OF SLO COUNTY
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
POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
Ongoing pottery classes for kids ages 6 and older.
Cost: $20 per class
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
Takes place on Thurs. in the Spencer's Market parking lot and Sat. on downtown Main Street.
Phone: call 544-9570
ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE
Live entertainment, fresh fruit, flowers, and more on Sat.
NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Takes place on Sundays from
SAN LUIS OBISPO
At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from
In the Town Park on Sat.
LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
Live music, produce, craft items, and prepared food are available every Wed. from
Tues. at City Park from
Lectures and Learning
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
SLO FOOD BANK
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
UNITED BLOOD SERVICES
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.
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.
The North County Prostate Cancer Support Group meets monthly in the Pavilion Room on the last Thurs. at
CASA RENDEZVOUS AT THE COUNTRY CLUB
September 7 (5pm)
This fundraiser for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) will feature a wine and dine menu on Sept. 7.
September 7 (8pm)
Yazmina Reza's drama of missed connections runs Thursday-Sunday through Sept. 22
Cost: Contact for cost
September 7 (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.
September 7 (6-9pm)
Poalillo Vineyards hosts a concert series every other Saturday through Oct.19 from
September 7 (6pm)
will include music, food, and fellowship Sept. 7 at
September 7 (5-8pm)
Sept. 7 from
Asuncion Ridge Vineyards
Cost: No cover
DYLAN NICHOLSON HEADLINES
September 7 (1-4pm)
Songwriters At Play, Sept. 7 from
MAHEYLA AND THE RITUAL
will play Sept. 7 at 8pm
September 7 (11am-5pm daily)
California Sculpture SLAM runs through Sept. 29, on view during museum hours.
Cost: Free; donations appreciated
September 7 (10am-5pm)
Small witty gouache paintings will show daily through Sept. 22 from
Cost: Contact for cost
runs through Oct. 1
The Painters Group exhibit at SLOMA Sept. 6-29
Lectures and Learning
DOG TRAINING CLASSES
September 7 (9:30am)
available from puppies to advanced, Sept. 7-Oct. 5 at
THINKING IN 3D
September 7 (1-5pm)
Learn how to design, scan, and print in 3D Sept. 7 from