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Should police be allowed to use surplus military equipment?

Cheap or free gear for local police? Sounds good to me.
No. Police are meant to serve the people, not to threaten them.
If they use it properly I don’t see any reason why not, but I don’t feel comfortable seeing cops with assault rifles.
Nothing says democracy like a bayonet to the butt.

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September 7

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

HART OPEN HOUSE
(2-5pm)

The Homeless Animal Rescue Team will have an open house, Sept 21. This will be the official ribbon-cutting of the new cat bench and the launch of a gift shop for cat lovers, all in support of shelter animals. The event will feature new merchandise, refreshments, and prizes.

Susan Barghini
susanbarghini@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 927-5956

Homeless Animal Rescue Team
2638 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

Stage

The Shaughraun

through Sept. 21. The Shaughraun follows the adventures of a lovable rogue named Conn O'Kelly who attempt to free his wrongfully imprisoned master and rescue a beautiful heroine from the villainous Corry Kinchela.

Phone: 489-2499

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano , CA 93445

Cost: $18-$24

GOOD PEOPLE
September 5,September 6,September 7,September 12,September 13,September 14,September 19,September 20,September 21(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

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

GEMS OF THE WEST
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(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

SLOMA ARTALK
(2pm )

Join the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art an Artalk and exhibition tour, Sept. 5-28.

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

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

Cost: Free

LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
Fun to Learn Fused Glass!
LARRY LE BRANE'S BEGINNING FUSED GLASS
September 6,September 13,September 20(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

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

FACES & FACETS
FACES & FACETS
Openings and Receptions
September 5,September 6,September 7,September 8,September 10,September 11,September 12,September 13,September 14,September 15,September 17,September 18,September 19,September 20,September 21,September 22,September 24,September 25,September 26,September 27,September 28(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 5,September 6,September 8,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 12,September 13,September 15,September 16,September 17,September 18,September 19,September 20,September 22,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 26,September 27,September 29,September 30(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

L'ETREINTE ARBORESCENTE
Special Art Events
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

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

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

VIDEO GAME CREATION
Create and Learn
September 6,September 13,September 20,September 27(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,September 13,September 20,September 27(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

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

MINDBODY TECHNIQUES FOR HEALTH AND HEALING
Lessons and Classes
August 31,September 7,September 14(3-5pm, except Sept. 21 from 2-4pm)

Learn how to use self hypnosis, applied meditation, and qi gong, to reduce pain, stress, anxiety, depression, and to catalyze healing from illness and injury. Every sunday through Sept. 21.

Devin Wallace
devinwalla@gmail.com
Phone: 709-2227

Yoga Center of Morro Bay
1000 Main St.
Morro Bay, CA 93442

Cost: $80

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

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

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

SUPPORT GROUP FOR CAREGIVERS OF DEMENTIA PATIENTS
August 21,September 18(1-2:30pm)

Caregivers meet to share and learn on 3rd Thursday of the month. Free supervised social activities in next room for persons with dementia.

Alyce Crawford
alycec@coastcrc.org
Phone: 534-9234

First Baptist Church
1900 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

CAREGIVERS OF ADULTS WITH NEUROLOGICAL IMPARIMENTS
September 4,October 2(3-4:30 pm)

This is a support group for caregivers only, caring for someone with brain injury, stroke or other neurological condition. We meet on the first Thursday each month.

Alyce Crawford
alycec@coastcrc.org
Phone: 534-9234

The Palms
55 N. Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

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

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

OLD GOATS & LITTLE KIDS GRANDPARENTS' DAY CELEBRATION
OLD GOATS & LITTLE KIDS GRANDPARENTS' DAY CELEBRATION
September 7 (11am-3pm)

Sept. 7. The event will inlcude bounce houses, face painting, balloons, a raffle, a BBQ, and live entertainment by the Hoapili Pomaika’l Aloha dancers and Route 66.

Michelle Caretto
mcaretto242hotmail.com
Phone: 528-1257
http://losososrotary.org

Baywood Elementary School
El Morro at 9th St.
LOS OSOS 93402

Cost: Free admission; BBQ: $6

Stage

GOOD PEOPLE
September 7 (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 7 (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

A NIGHT OF HISTORIC THEATRE
Eva Ulz and Debra Rowlands in
A NIGHT OF HISTORIC THEATRE
September 7 (6pm)

Sept. 7. Local history comes to life in Readers Theatre productions, Do You Believe in Fairies?, Ella Young, Mystic of the Dunes, Gold Rush in Oceano?,  and The Story of El. Dessert and coffee will be served.

History Center of San Luis Obispo County
eulz@historycenterslo.org
Phone: 543-0638
http://historycenterslo.org

History Center of San Luis Obispo County
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25-$50

Music

SIZZLIN SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS MARKET
September 7 (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
September 7 (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
September 7 (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

 LUIS OLIART AND DEBRA WINDSONG IN CONCERT
Luis Oliart and Debra Windsong
 LUIS OLIART AND DEBRA WINDSONG IN CONCERT
September 7 (1pm)

Sept. 7. Luis is a soulful singer and guitarist, songwriter, and soundtrack composer who blends funk, rock, blues, reggae and Latin. Debra Windsong, blues harp player/singer will join him.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: (805) 204-6821
http://songwritersatplay.com

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Writers and Literature

POETRY AT THE STEYNBERG
Poetry
September 7 (3pm)

Sept. 7. Featuring readers Marguerite Costigan and Perie Longo. Open reading to follow.

Kevin Patrick Sullivan
kpsslopoet@charter.net
Phone: 547-1318
http://languageofthesoul.org

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Spring Along Highway 46
A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Art at Wineries
September 7 (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 7 (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 7 (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

L'ETREINTE ARBORESCENTE
Special Art Events
September 7

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 7

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 7 (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

COMMUNITY YOGA
September 7 (9:00-10:30am)

Open to all levels, every Sunday morning.

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

mBODY Yoga Studio
1724 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

MINDBODY TECHNIQUES FOR HEALTH AND HEALING
Lessons and Classes
September 7 (3-5pm, except Sept. 21 from 2-4pm)

Learn how to use self hypnosis, applied meditation, and qi gong, to reduce pain, stress, anxiety, depression, and to catalyze healing from illness and injury. Every sunday through Sept. 21.

Devin Wallace
devinwalla@gmail.com
Phone: 709-2227

Yoga Center of Morro Bay
1000 Main St.
Morro Bay, CA 93442

Cost: $80

REIKI LEVEL ONE COURSE
Lessons and Classes
September 7 (10-3:30pm)

Julie McKenna, Reiki master teacher and practitioner for over a decade, is offering a Reiki level one class on Sept. 7.

Julie McKenna
imaginehealing@aol.com
Phone: 235-6283
http://lightshare.us

Lightshare Center
22720 El Camino Real, Ste. C
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: $125 includes materials and certification

Fundraisers

SLO GRANGE PANCAKE BREAKFAST
September 7 (8-11am)

Monthly pancake breakfast on the first Sunday of the month, Sept. 7. Serving bacon, eggs, all you can eat pancakes, juice, and coffee. Gluten-free pancakes available, local source.

Sue S.
1sun@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 458-1671

SLO Grange Hall
2880 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

Volunteers

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
September 7 (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