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Are you comfortable with prayer in public meetings?

Yes, atheists have too much control over what's allowed.
No, keep church and state separate.
Let anyone from any religion pray in public and that will make it fair.
I'm more uncomfortable with the fact that local politicians think they need divine assistance.

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October 17

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. Ongoing.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 323-488-9388
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

Art

THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
Galleries
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)

nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.

Phone: 756-1571
http://artgallery.calpoly.edu

Building 34, Dexter Hall
next to the Cal Poly library
SLO

THE DALLIDET ADOBE AND GARDENS
Museums

Open through Nov. on Fridays (10am-4pm), Sundays (1-4pm), and by appointment. Hours depend on volunteer availability; please call ahead.

Phone: 543-0638 ext. 10
http://historycenterslo.org

1185 Pacific St.
San Luis Obispo

MUSEUM AND HISTORY CENTER OF SLO COUNTY
Museums

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
http://historycenterslo.org

696 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo

Kid Stuff

POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
(3:30-5pm)

Ongoing pottery classes for kids ages 6 and older.

anam-cre studio
anamcre.ss@gmail.com
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Anamcre Pottery Studio
570 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $20 per class

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

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

MORRO BAY
(2:30-6pm)

Takes place on Thurs. in the Spencer's Market parking lot and Sat. on downtown Main Street.

Phone: call 544-9570
http://morrobay.org

Morro Bay Blvd. and Main St.
Morro Bay

ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE
(Noon-2:30pm)

Live entertainment, fresh fruit, flowers, and more on Sat.

Phone: 544-9570
http://arroyograndevillage.org

Village Gazebo area
Arroyo Grande Village - downtown

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

PISMO BEACH
(3-7pm)

Live music, produce, craft items, and prepared food are available every Wed. from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

the pier
Pismo Beach

PASO ROBLES
(3-6pm)

Tues. at City Park from

Phone: 748-1109
http://northcountyfarmersmarkets.com

11th and Spring St.
Paso Robles

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

Fundraisers

SLO FOOD BANK
(5-9pm)

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

1357 Monterey St.
SLO

UNITED BLOOD SERVICES
(Times vary)

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.

Phone: 543-4290
http://unitedbloodservices.org/centralcoast or Blood4Life.org

SLO County

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.

Phone: 543-9316
http://woodshumanesociety.org

875 Oklahoma Ave.
SLO

Support Groups

PROSTATE CANCER
(7pm)

The North County Prostate Cancer Support Group meets monthly in the Pavilion Room on the last Thurs. at

Bill Houston
Phone: 995-2254
http://cancer.org

Twin Cities Community Hospital
1100 Las Tablas Road
Templeton

Cost: Free

Special Events

HARVEST FESTIVAL AT GROWING GROUNDS FARM SANTA MARIA
HARVEST FESTIVAL AT GROWING GROUNDS FARM SANTA MARIA
October 17

Oct. 17 from noon-4pm

events@t-mha.org
Phone: 934-2182
http://t-mha.org

Growing Grounds Farm, Santa Maria
820 W. Foster Rd.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Music

NORTH COUNTY LINE
Pine Street Saloon
NORTH COUNTY LINE
October 17 (9:30)

Live music Thursday evenings through Oct. 31 at

Ron French
pinestsaloon@gmail.com
Phone: 238-1114
http://pinestreetsaloon.com

Pine Street Saloon
1234 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $5

17 SPARROWS IN SLO
16 Sparrows
17 SPARROWS IN SLO
October 17 (6pm)

Oct. 17 at

Brian Watts
biranheathwatts@gmail.com
Phone: 323-351-1798
http://laststagewest.net

Last Stage West
15050 Morro Rd.
Atascadero 93422

ROOTSY ROCK BANDLEADER AARON PORTER PLAYS PISMO
Aaron Porter
ROOTSY ROCK BANDLEADER AARON PORTER PLAYS PISMO
October 17 (6:30-9:30pm)

Oct. 17 from

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

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

THIRD THURSDAY POETRY READING
Poet Chris Alba will read selections from her original work, “How to Amuse Yourself in Private,” on Oct. 17 in Atascadero.
THIRD THURSDAY POETRY READING
Poetry
October 17 (7pm)

A reading followed by open mic, Oct. 17 at

Ivan BrownOtter
enchantedoak@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 995-1095

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church
5318 Palma
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

Art

HEAD, HEART, HANDS
Artists
October 17 (11am-5pm)

Collages by Alexis Mackenzie through Dec. 1, Wednesdays-Mondays from

Leslie Clarke Gray
leslie@deerruncambria.com
Phone: 927-0427
http://deerruncambria.com

Deer Run Art & Artifacts
2024 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

ART BAR
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
October 17 (7-9pm)

A venue for art, wine, and music Tuesday-Sunday through Dec. 10,

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 541-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Art Bar
1130 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40/workshop

Kid Stuff

ART ACTIVITY: LEAF MASKS
Create and Learn
October 17 (10 am)

Design a leaf mask at our art table through Oct. 20 at

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 admission

Sports and Wellness

DAITO-RYU AIKI-JUJUTSU
DAITO-RYU AIKI-JUJUTSU
October 17 (7-9pm)

Learn a traditional Japanese martial art every Tuesday and Thursday, Aug. 20 through Oct. 18 from

Donald Quintana
uskodokai@yahoo.com
Phone: 534-9012
http://uskodokai.org

Coastal Dojo
Pennington Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $25 per month

AWARENESS THROUGH MOVEMENT CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
October 17

Learn to move without effort or pain Tuesdays 6-7pm and Thursdays 10-11am, through Oct. 31

Kirk Forde
kirk@bodhiqi.com
Phone: 835-6929

Green Lotus Center
550 Morro Bay Blvd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: First 2 classes free

AIKIDO IN MORRO BAY
Lessons and Classes
October 17 (6:15-7:45pm)

Tuesdays and Thursdays through Nov. 26,

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $32

Lectures and Learning

THE DMP TOOL
October 17 (12pm-1pm)

Learn how to create data management plans Oct. 17 from

Jeanine Scaramozzino
jscaramo@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-5677

Robert E. Kennedy Library, Data Studio, Rm. 111C
Cal Poly, 1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Wheel thrown pottery
ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Classes
October 17

Wheel, slab, and sculpture lessons Tuesday-Saturday from 6:30-8:30pm through Dec. 2

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

Anam Cre Pottery
570 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20 per visit

THE TRAVELER'S GIFT
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
October 17 (6:30-8pm)

book seminar Thursday evenings through Nov. 14 from

David Karp
david.i.karp@gmail.com
Phone: 769-4714
http://unityslo.org

Unity of San Luis Obispo
1490 Southwood Dr.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Donations accepted

DATA MANAGEMENT
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
October 17 (1-2pm)

New mandates, announcements, and memos Oct. 17 from

Jeanine Scaramozzino
jscaramo@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-5677

Robert E. Kennedy Library, Data Studio, Rm. 111C
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

DATA MANAGEMENT FOR RESEARCHERS: TIPS, TOOLS, AND WHY YOU SHOULD CARE
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
October 17 (11am-12pm)

Oct. 17 from

Jeanine Scaramozzino
jscaramo@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-5677

Robert E. Kennedy Library, Data Studio, Rm. #111C, California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Support Groups

CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
October 17 (6pm)

Oct. 17 at

Bev Kirkhart
beverly.kirkhart@didnityhealth.org
Phone: 543-6269

Hearst Cancer Resource Center
1941 Johnson Suite 201A
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

LOS OSOS DEMENTIA CAREGIVERS
October 17 (1-2:30pm)

Third Thursdays of the month. Nov. 21 from

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

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

Cost: Free