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October 18

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

Halloween events

HAUNTED HIGH
For the first time ever, what goes BUMP in the creepy B Bldg at night will be revealed.
HAUNTED HIGH
October 18 (9-11pm)

A benefit for AHS Drama on the Fringe, Oct. 18 from

Atascadero Drama Boosters
atascaderodramaboosters@gmail.com
Phone: 464-7110

Atascadero High School
One High School Hill
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $5

Special Events

ABALONE DINNER WITH CHEF BRADLEY OGDEN
October 18 (5pm)

Abalone farm tour followed by dinner, Oct. 18 at

Jacqueline Delaney
jaxdlny@icloud.com
Phone: 459-0701
http://centralcoastoysterfestival.com

Inn at Morro Bay
60 State Park Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $225

Stage

THE WEIR
October 18 (Fri. and Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm)

This play about five friends in an Irish pub spinning stories of ghosts, spirits, and Irish fairies plays through Nov. 3.

James
boxoffice07@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

The Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $15-$25

COMPLETE HISTORY OF AMERICA (ABRIDGED)
October 18 (8pm)

This 90-minute rollercoaster ride through American history runs through Oct. 20.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

<em>INDEPENDENCE </em>BY LEE BLESSING
INDEPENDENCE BY LEE BLESSING
October 18

Runs through Nov. 10, Fridays and Saturdays at 7pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$25

Music

CAFE MUSIQUE:  DIANNA DELORE
October 18 (7:30pm)

Dianna Delore plays on Oct. 18.

sgallery@charter.net
Phone: 547-0278
http://steynberggallery.com

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 suggested donation

COALESCE BOOKSTORE CONCERT: PATRICK LANDEZA AND BILL GRIFFIN
October 18 (7pm)

Oct. 18 at

Coalesce Bookstore
coalescebookstore@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2880
http://coalescebookstore.com

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $18

GRAYSKUL LIVE AT EYE CANDY SLO
GRAYSKUL LIVE AT EYE CANDY SLO
October 18 (7:30pm-2am)

Oct. 18 from

R.j. Whittacker
konartkollective@gmail.com
Phone: 423-1310
http://facebook.com/rj.whittacker

Eye Candy
1060 Osos St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 presale; $12 door

Writers and Literature

CONVERSATIONS WITH CAL POLY AUTHORS: LEWIS CALL WITH JANE LEHR
Lewis Call’s new book: BDSM in American Science Fiction and Fantasy
CONVERSATIONS WITH CAL POLY AUTHORS: LEWIS CALL WITH JANE LEHR
October 18 (10-11am)

Come discuss Lewis Call’s new book on Oct. 18 from

Karen Lauritsen
klaurits@calpoly.edu
Phone: 805-756-7549
http://lib.calpoly.edu

Robert E. Kennedy Library, Rm. 111H, Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Art

HEAD, HEART, HANDS
Artists
October 18 (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 18 (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

STORY TIME
October 18 (11am)

with Karen Ames, Fridays through Oct. 25 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

BISHOP'S PEAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CARNIVAL
old fashion fall carnival
BISHOP'S PEAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CARNIVAL
October 18 (5-8pm)

Oct. 18 from

Bishop's Peak Elementary School
cupcakesbylauren@gmail.com
Phone: 596-4030
http://bp.slcusd.org

Bishop's Peak Elementary School
451 Jaycee Dr.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

ART ACTIVITY: LEAF MASKS
Create and Learn
October 18 (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

KIDS' NIGHT OUT
Special Events
October 18 (6:30-9:30pm)

Celebrate a night of fun with friends Oct. 18 from

Meghan Burger
mburger@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7300
http://slocity.org

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

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
October 18 (9:30am)

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Oct. 28 at

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

So. County Regional Ctr.
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: First class is free, $6 thereafter

Lectures and Learning

ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Wheel thrown pottery
ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Classes
October 18

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

"COMMUNITY DESIGN: WHAT DOES HEALTH HAVE TO DO WITH IT?"
Community Design Event
"COMMUNITY DESIGN: WHAT DOES HEALTH HAVE TO DO WITH IT?"
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
October 18 (8:30am)

Oct. 18 at

Kathleen Karle
kkarle@co.slo.ca.us
Phone: 781-4929
http://healthycommunitiesmonthslo.eventbrite.com

Vets Hall
801 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93408

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

EVENING WITH AN ARTIST
EVENING WITH AN ARTIST
October 18 (6-9pm)

This night of community camaraderie takes place Oct. 18.

Krista Stafford
contact@riseslo.org
Phone: 226-5400
http://riseslo.org

Greengate Ranch
300 Greengate Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $45