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November 22

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

Stage

<em>WHITE CHRISTMAS</em>
WHITE CHRISTMAS
WHITE CHRISTMAS
November 22 (Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm.)

Presented by Mission College Prep's Drama Club, through Nov. 24

Jennifer Blomfield
Jblomfield@missionprep.org
Phone: 543-2131
http://missionprep.org

Mission College Prep
682 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Adults $10; seniors and students $7

A TUNA CHRISTMAS
November 22 (Fri. and Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm)

This fabulously funny and spot-on satire of small town life, featuring the outrageous characters of Tuna, Texas, plays through Dec 31, including a special New Year's Eve Bash.

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

The Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $15-$25

<em>MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET</em>
MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET
November 22 (Thurs-Sun 7pm; Sat-Sun 2pm)

A holiday classic live onstage, through Dec. 22,

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
November 22 (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

LIVE MUSIC EVERY MONDAY AND FRIDAY
November 22 (6-9pm)

Live local music with no cover charge through Dec. 27 from

General Manager
hello@windowsmb.com
Phone: 772-0677
http://windowsmb.com

Windows on the Water
699 Embarcadero #7
Morro Bay 93442

THE CUESTA COLLEGE JAZZ ORCHESTRA
November 22 (7:30pm)

Join us for an exciting evening of big band jazz on Nov. 22!

Bea Anderson
bea_anderson@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3936
http://cuesta.edu/student/forstudents/performingarts/

Cultural and Performing Arts Center
Cuesta College, Hwy. 1
San Luis Obispo 93403

Cost: $7-$12

THE KINGSTON TRIO
November 22 (8pm)

One of America's most popular folk groups comes to Clark Center on Nov. 22.

Jamie Mariviglia
jamie@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

The Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $40-$48

TOM KUBIS AND THE SWING KITTENS WITH THE CUESTA JAZZ ORCHESTRA
November 22 (7:30pm)

Nov. 22.

Bea Anderson
bea_anderson@cuesta.edu
Phone: 546-3936
http://cpactickets.edu

CPAC
Hwy. 1
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Cost: $15 general admission; $12 seniors, jazz fed members, $10 students

Art

SANDI HELLER--COASTAL LANDSCAPES
Wine grapes
SANDI HELLER--COASTAL LANDSCAPES
Art at Wineries
November 22 (12-5pm)

Pastel paintings featuring landscapes hang through Dec. 30.

Charlotte Stolo
cstolo@gmail.com
Phone: 924-3131
http://treviti.com

Stolo Family Winery
3776 Santa Rosa Creek Rd.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free

HEAD, HEART, HANDS
Artists
November 22 (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

SANDI HELLER: "SYMPHONY OF TREES"
Out of the Shadows
SANDI HELLER: "SYMPHONY OF TREES"
Artists
November 22 (1-4pm, closed Mondays)

Pastel landscapes featuring trees. Hangs through Jan. 9 from

Cayucos Art Association
info@cayucosart.org
Phone: 995-2049
http://cayucosart.org

Cayucos Community Art Gallery
10 Cayucos Dr.
Cayucos 93430

Cost: Free

BIG SUR OIL PAINTINGS
Artists
November 22

by Susan Sears, through Dec. 31

Susan Sears
sears1945@yahoo.com
Phone: 772-3718

Top Dog Coffee House
857 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

UNDER $200 ART SHOW
The ARTery's Storefront
UNDER $200 ART SHOW
Call For Artists
November 22

Un-juried with a 2 piece limit, through Nov. 23

Bill or Bobbi
info@theartery.info
Phone: 464-0533
http://theartery.info

The ARTery
5890 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free to enter

ART BAR
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
November 22 (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

BITING THE APPLE - SIX ARTISTS TAKE A BITE
BITING THE APPLE - SIX ARTISTS TAKE A BITE
Openings and Receptions
November 22 (5-9pm)

Reception Nov. 2 from

WB Eckert
wbeckertstudio@gmail.com
Phone: 423-7647
http://wbeckertstudio.com

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

WINTER FAIR AND JURIED CRAFT SHOW
Morro Bay Boulevard
WINTER FAIR AND JURIED CRAFT SHOW
Special Art Events
November 22 (noon-4pm)

Through Dec. 31 from

Ruth Ann Angus
candidcow@att.net
Phone: 772-2504
http://artcentermorrobay.com

Art Center Morro Bay
835 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

ART ACTIVITY: YARN APPLES
Create and Learn
November 22 (10am-5pm)

Make an apple decoration with yarn, Nov. 19-22 from

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

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
November 22 (9:30am)

First class is free; no memberships. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings through Dec. 20.

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

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

Cost: $6 after the first class

Lectures and Learning

CENTRAL COAST ECONOMIC FORECAST ANNUAL SEMINAR
November 22 (8:30-11:30am)

Nov. 22 from

Lori Silva
lori@slochamber.org
Phone: 786-2772

Alex Madonna Expo Center at Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $135

ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Wheel thrown pottery
ADULT POTTERY CLASSES
Classes
November 22

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

PASO WINE 101
PASO WINE 101
Classes
November 22 (4pm)

Get to know Paso Robles wines, Nov. 22 at 4pm.

Paso Wine
info@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 434-2772
http://firstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Winemaking
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $30

WINE TASTING 101
WINE TASTING 101
Classes
November 22 (4pm)

Learn how to taste and evaluate wine, Nov. 22 at 4pm.

Wine Tasting
info@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 434-2772
http://firstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Winemaking
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $40

GUIDED MEDITATION GROUP
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
November 22

Mondays and Fridays from noon-1pm, through Dec. 27

Ruth Cherry
ruthcherryphd@aol.com
Phone: 295-6396
http://meditationintro.com

Unity Church
1490 Southwood
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free