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October 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. 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

DAY OF THE DEAD CLASS
October 26 (3-5pm)

Join Anna Meyrick and Dr. Hamey Kirkpatrick for a Day of the Dead crafts class, Oct. 26 from

Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles , CA

HAUNTED LIGHTHOUSE AT PORT SAN LUIS
Point San Luis Haunted Lighthouse
HAUNTED LIGHTHOUSE AT PORT SAN LUIS
October 26 (noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, and 5pm)

Spooky day tours and mystery dinner theater Oct. 26 at

Point San Luis Lighthouse Keepers
info@sanluislighthouse.org
Phone: 855-533-7843
http://sanluislighthouse.org

Point San Luis Lighthouse
1 Lighthouse Rd.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $35 for day tours, $80 for dinner theater

HOWL'OWEEN  AND MICROCHIP CLINIC
Howl'oween at Sherwood Dog Park
HOWL'OWEEN AND MICROCHIP CLINIC
October 26 (9:30am-11:30am)

Oct. 26 from

Paula OFarrell
info@parks4pups.org
Phone: 239-4437
http://sherwooddogpark.ocm

Sherwood Dog Park
290 Scott St.
Paso Robles 93446

PISMO BEACH VETERINARY CLINIC 5TH ANNUAL PET COSTUME CONTEST
October 26 (12:30pm-1:30pm)

with prizes, Oct. 26 from

Sarah Conn
pismobeachvet@gmail.com
Phone: 773-0474
http://pismobeachvet.com

Pismo Beach Veterinary Clinic
990 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

PUMPKINS ON THE PIER
October 26 (10am-1pm)

Oct. 26 from

Colleen Ghiglia
cghiglia@pismobeach.org
Phone: 773-7063

Pismo Pier
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

SMART STUDIO PUMPKIN PARTY
Smart Studio Pumpkin Party
SMART STUDIO PUMPKIN PARTY
October 26 (5-8pm)

No-carve pumpkin decorating and family fun Oct. 26 from

Terri
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229
http://smartstudioslo.com

SmART Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5; bring a pumpkin

SPOOK-TACULAR GHOST MAKING
October 26 (11am and 1pm)

Make a ghost out of cheesecloth, Oct. 26 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

Special Events

CAYUCOS LIBRARY FALL BOOK SALE
October 26 (8am-2pm)

Oct. 26 on the patio from

Joanne Riester
djreister@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 995-3846

Cayucos Library
310 B St.
Cayucos 93430

Cost: Free

GREEN CHEF COOKOFF
Central Coast Bioneers
GREEN CHEF COOKOFF
October 26 (6pm)

with Cal Poly's Real Food Collaborative, Oct. 26 at

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

Monday Club
1815 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30 for adults, $15 for students

VINTAGE TRAILER RALLY AT MORRO STRAND STATE BEACH
October 26 (10am-6pm)

Food, fun, and story swapping, Oct. 26 from

Mary Golden
mgolden@ccspa.info
Phone: 748-8278
http://ccspa.info

Morro Strand State Beach Park
West end of Highway 41
Morro Bay 94332

Cost: $180 campers; $25 visitors

STRANDED IN MORRO BAY
Stranded in Morro Bay
STRANDED IN MORRO BAY
Winery Events
October 26 (4pm)

Local wine and beer tasting, Oct. 26 at

Mary Golden
mgoldenccnha@gmail.com
Phone: 772-2694
http://ccspa.info

Morro Strand State Beach
North Morro Bay
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $35-$45

Stage

THE WEIR
October 26 (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 26

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

ALTON BROWN: THE EDIBLE INEVITABLE TOUR
October 26 (8pm)

Alton Brown returns on Oct. 26 with this unique blend of stand-up comedy, food experimentation, talk show antics, multimedia lecture, and live music. Note: There will be a “poncho zone!”

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

Christopher Cohan Center
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $34-$125

Film and TV

CCCA SHOWING MOVIE "GO GRANDRIDERS"
Go Grandriders
CCCA SHOWING MOVIE "GO GRANDRIDERS"
October 26 (2:30-4pm)

Oct. 26 from

Charlotte Chang
president@centralcoast-chinese-association.org
Phone: 440-8648
http://ccca-grandriders-rss.eventbrite.com/

CCCA Showing
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

Music

INVITATION TO SING
October 26 (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

JIMBO SCOTT HEADLINES ALEGRIA FAREWELL SHOW
Jimbo Scott
JIMBO SCOTT HEADLINES ALEGRIA FAREWELL SHOW
October 26 (4-7pm)

Oct. 26 from

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

Alegria Wine & Ware
942 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

LIVE MUSIC SATURDAYS
LIVE MUSIC SATURDAYS
October 26 (1-4pm)

through Dec. 15 from

Chuck Mozena
chuck@brokenearthwinery.com
Phone: 239-2562 ext. 13

Broken Earth Winery
5625 Highway 46 East
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Art

HEAD, HEART, HANDS
Artists
October 26 (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 26 (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

BEGINNING POTTERY
Classes and Workshops
October 26 (11am-12:30pm)

Wheel, slab, and sculpting for adults Saturdays, Oct. 26-Nov. 16 from

shevon sullivan
anamcre@charter.net
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Anam cre pottery
570 higuera
san luis obispo 93401

Cost: $100

PAPIER MACHE WORKSHOP
Papier Mache Gazelle
PAPIER MACHE WORKSHOP
Classes and Workshops
October 26

with artist Paula Teplitz, Saturdays from 9am-noon, through Nov. 9

Paula Teplitz
ptepz@yahoo.com
Phone: 574-0833

Art Center Morro Bay
835 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $75

Kid Stuff

ART ACTIVITY: PAPER MUMMY
Create and Learn
October 26 (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

The Outdoors

DOCENT LED HIKES: IRISH HILLS PREFUMO CANYON
October 26 (9am-12pm)

Call for more info. Oct. 26.

Kylie
programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777
http://ecoslo.org

Irish Hills
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET EVENT
October 26 (11am)

Every Saturday through Dec. 21 at

Feline Network
info@felinenetwork.org
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Lectures and Learning

ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Wheel thrown pottery
ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Classes
October 26

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

DOG TRAINING
Classes
October 26

Puppies to advanced classes, Oct. 26-Nov. 23, mornings and evenings.

Good Dogma
gooddogma@hotmail.com
Phone: 528-8383

Red Barn/Cayucos Vets Hall
2180 Palisades
Los Osos/Cayucos 93401

Cost: $135-150

The Joys of Meditation: Open Yourself to Receive
Classes
October 26

Explore the joy of mediation Oct. 26 from 11:30am-4:30pm

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

Serenity Spa
Templeton 93441

Cost: $75

LIVING COMPASSION FROM THE INSIDE OUT
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
October 26 (10am-4:30pm)

Experience more meaningful relationships, Oct. 26 from

Alicia Nowicki
alicianowicki@gmail.com
Phone: 714-7417

No. County Connections
8600 Atascadero Ave.
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $10

Fundraisers

BRANCH SCHOOL PUMPKIN PATCH
October 26 (10am-4pm)

This fundraiser to support Branch School happens Saturdays and Sundays during the month of October.

Sarah Provence
sarahprovence@gmail.com
Phone: 474-3000

Talley Vineyard
3031 Lopez Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $2 and up

MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER
http://MakingStridesWalk.org/SanLuisObispo
MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER
October 26 (8:00am)

Non-competitive 5K walk, Oct. 26 at

Monica Murrietta
monica.murrietta@cancer.org
Phone: 473-1748
http://makingstrideswalk.org

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

SLO NOOR CLINIC FUNDRAISER
October 26 (4-8pm)

Oct. 26 from

Dianne Tuttle
atc@itravelconsultants.com
Phone: 781-2630
http://slonoorfoundation.org

Odd Fellows Hall
520 Dana St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

WSP AROUND THE WORLD-FAR EAST
October 26 (6pm until 10pm)

Enjoy an evening in the Far East, a benefit for the Women's Shelter Program on Oct. 26.

Women's Shelter Program of SLO
braub@wspslo.org
Phone: 781-6401 x202
http://wspslo.org

South County Regional Center
800 West Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $90 or $850 a table

Volunteers

MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY
October 26 (9am-2pm)

is a countywide volunteer day of service, Oct. 26 from

Rachel Cementina
rcementina@unitedwayslo.org
Phone: 541-1234
http://unitedwayslo.org

Chumash Auditorium
Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo 93405