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October 25

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

Music

THE MET: LIVE IN HD SERIES
(9:55am or 2pm; check website for updated times)

This series features high-def transmissions to the Cohan Center's large screen from the Metropolitan Opera in NYC. Performances include: Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte, May 4; Rossini’s La Cenerentola, May 10.

Lisa Woske
lwoske@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4TIX (4849)
http://pacslo.org

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $27; Students $12

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

CENTRAL COAST A-SCARY-UM
CENTRAL COAST A-SCARY-UM
October 25 (3-6pm)

Join in a spooktacular ocean event Oct. 25 from

Francesca Henderson
francesca@centralcoastaquarium.com
Phone: 595-7280
http://centralcoastaquarium.com

Central Coast Aquarium
50 San Juan St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $8 for adults, $5 for kids, seniors and students, 2 and under are free

MUNCHKIN MARCH
October 25 (5pm)

A family-friendly costume parade Oct. 25 at

Dave Setterlund
dsetterlund@slocity.org
Phone: 781-7300

Meadow Park
Meadow and South St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Special Events

REPAIR CAFE
Central Coast Bioneers
REPAIR CAFE
October 25 (1-4pm)

iFixit.com will repair broken gadgets, Oct. 25 from

Stacey Hunt
info@ecologistics.org
Phone: 548-0597
http://centralcoastbioneers.org

Holiday Inn Express
1800 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

WOMEN'S SAMHAIN GATHERING AT COALESCE BOOKSTORE
October 25 (7-9pm)

Oct. 25 from

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

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Stage

THE WEIR
October 25 (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

<em>INDEPENDENCE </em>BY LEE BLESSING
INDEPENDENCE BY LEE BLESSING
October 25

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

INVITATION TO SING
October 25 (7-9pm)

in Handel's Messiah, through Dec. 1 from

Madeleine
office@nwbaroque.org
Phone: 238-3575

Trinity Lutheran Church
940 Creston Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

CAL POLY PARENT AND FAMILY WEEKEND ENSEMBLE SHOWCASE CONCERT
Parent and Family Weekend Ensemble Showcase
CAL POLY PARENT AND FAMILY WEEKEND ENSEMBLE SHOWCASE CONCERT
October 25 (8pm)

All of the major ensembles on stage Oct. 25 at

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 805-756-4849
http://music.calpoly.edu

Pavilion, Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $14 and $12 general, $12 and $9 seniors and students

JOE CRAVEN
October 25 (7pm)

This multi-instrumentalist, singer and award-winning educator showcases his unique talents on Oct. 25.

Lisa Woske
lwoske@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-4TIX (4849)
http://pacslo.org

Spanos Theatre
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $17-$22

ROYAL GARDEN SWING ORCHESTRA
October 25 (8pm)

This nine piece jazz big band swings Oct. 25 at

Warren Balfour
warren@rgso.net
Phone: 550-1192
http://rgso.net

D'Anbino Winery Tasting Room
710 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $10

Writers and Literature

<em>THE MOUNTAINTOP VISION: MARTIN LUTHER KING’S COSMOLOGY OF CONNECTION</em> BY DREW DELLINGER
Central Coast Bioneers
THE MOUNTAINTOP VISION: MARTIN LUTHER KING’S COSMOLOGY OF CONNECTION BY DREW DELLINGER
October 25 (7pm)

Reading followed by a book signing, Oct. 25 at

Stacey Hunt
info@ecologistics.org
Phone: 548-0597
http://centralcoastbioneers.org

Monday Club
1815 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 for adults, $5 for students

Art

HEAD, HEART, HANDS
Artists
October 25 (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 25 (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: PAPER MUMMY
Create and Learn
October 25 (10am)

Create a paper mummy with white stripes, through Oct. 31 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: Admission

Sports and Wellness

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
October 25 (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 25

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 MANY BENEFITS OF MEDITATION
Classes
October 25 (6:30pm)

Free talk with Josephine Laing Oct. 25 at

Josephine Laing
josephine@stepintomagic.com
Phone: 549-8125
http://stepintomagic.com

Serenity Yoga Center
104 Main St.
Templeton 93465