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December 7

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.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

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

Holiday events

BLISS BODY SPA AND BOUTIQUE HOLIDAY MIXER
BLISS BODY SPA AND BOUTIQUE HOLIDAY MIXER
December 7 (6-9pm)

Bliss Body Spa would like you to celebrate the holiday season with us. We'll have art, live music, wine, discounts, and giveaways on Dec. 7.

Kim Kelly
info@blissbodyspa.com
Phone: 787-0970
http://blissbodyspa.com

970 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

LOS OSOS HOLIDAY ART SHOW & SALE
December 7

Due to popular requests, Anita Marie Schwebel jewelry, Carol & Richard Manuputy silks & ceramics, Veris candles & fragrances, Jessica Strong Lee and Iris Rose knits have decided to display their wares one more time. The event will be held in the same place at 1320 Van Beurden Drive in Los Osos on Friday, December 7th from 4:00 - 9:00 pm.

Anita Schwebel
anitamarie3@yahoo.com
Phone: 805-534-4779
http://www.peacefulplanetimages.com

LOS OSOS ART SHOW/SALE
1320 Van Beurden Drive
Los Osos 93402

Special Events

KRIYA YOGA WEEKEND WITH REV. ELLEN GRACE O'BRIAN
Rev. Ellen Grace O'Brian
KRIYA YOGA WEEKEND WITH REV. ELLEN GRACE O'BRIAN
December 7 (7:00PM - 8:00PM)

You will have the unique opportunity to spend time with an internationally known and respected teacher and author, Reverend Ellen Grace O'Brian, founder of the Center for Spiritual Enlightenment in San Jose, CA. There will be an informal time of meditation, chanting with AWAKENING's Kirtan group, and questions and answers about the spiritual path of Kriya Yoga. Rev. O'Brian's visit to Morro Bay is in support of AWAKENING Interfaith Spiritual Community's affiliation with CSE. AWAKENING's founder

Nancy Ballinger
nancy@awakeninginterfaith.org
Phone: 805-772-0306
http://www.awakeninginterfaith.org

Morro Bay Community Center
1011 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93443

Cost: Free Will Donation

Holiday in the Tasting Room at Talley Vineyards
Winery Events
December 7 (4pm-7pm)

Join us for an evening of holiday cheer and get some of your holiday shopping done in our tasting room! This festive evening will feature live music, food, drinks and excitement. Enjoy shopping from a variety of vendors from gourmet olive oil, to jewelry, hand painted craft items, unique holiday merchandise and much more. We will also be offering exclusive wine discounts and other seasonal surprises. This special evening will include light appetizers and a selected wine flight for only $5.

Andy McDaniel
guestservices@talleyvineyards.com
Phone: 805-489-0446

Talley Vineyards
3031 Lopez Drive
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $5

Stage

AVENUE Q
Avenue Q
AVENUE Q
December 7 (8:00 PM)

Join Kelrik as we take you on an uproarious stroll down Avenue Q! This laugh-out-loud musical tells the story of a recent college grad named Princeton who moves into a shabby New York apartment all the way out on Avenue Q. There, he meets other colorful types who help him finally discover his own purpose in life. (Due to the show’s adult subject matter it is required that audience members under the age of 18 be accompanied by a parent or guardian.)

Kelrik Productions
kelrikprods@aol.com
Phone: 805 543 7529
http://www.kelrikproductions.org

UNITY
1490 Southwood Drive
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

It's a Wonderful Life
It's a Wonderful Life
It's a Wonderful Life
December 7 (7:00 PM and 2:00 PM)

America’s most cherished holiday film comes to life on the Little Theatre stage! Experience the extraordinary, heart-warming journey of Bedford Falls resident George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been buried under family obligations and civic responsibilities. Join your favorite characters: George and Mary, Clarence, Uncle Billy and, of course, the Scrooge-like villain, Mr. Potter!

Kevin Harris
kevinharris@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://www.slolittletheatre.org

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$25

Music

COALESCE BOOKSTORE CONCERT
Coalesce Bookstore Yuletide Concert
COALESCE BOOKSTORE CONCERT
December 7 (7pm)

Coalesce Bookstore invites you to our annual Yuletide concert on Dec. 7.

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

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay

Cost: $15

Art

PHOTOMORPHOSIS II
Galleries
December 7 (11-5pm)

state wide juried photography exhibit featuring photo manipulation, HDR and texturing Gray Wing

Muara Johnston
mjohnston@sloma.org
Phone: 805-543-8562
http://sloma.org

Museum of Art
1010 Broad St
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free Admission

Alison Watt Jackson: Yesteryear
Alison Watt Jackson: Yesteryear
Galleries
December 7 (11am - 5pm)

Black and white photographs by Alison Watt Jackson on display in the First Gallery through December 31st, 2012.

Muara Johnston
mjohnston@sloma.org
Phone: 805.543.8562

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free admission

The Painters Group: Push Pin Invitational
Galleries
December 7 (11am - 5pm)

The Painters Group members' artwork in a variety of mediums presented in the most casual way. On display in the McMeen Gallery through December 30th, 2012.

Muara Johnston
mjohnston@sloma.org
Phone: 805.543.8562

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free admission

FACULTY RESEARCH TRIENNIAL
Openings and Receptions
December 7 (5:00 pm)

Faculty Research Triennial: Showcase of new creative research and artwork in graphic design, photography, drawing, painting, sculpture, installation, and art history by Cal Poly Department of Art and Design Faculty. Exhibition November 9-December 7. Opening reception Friday, November 9, 5 pm. Gallery hours Tuesday-Saturday, 11-4 pm.

Jeff Van Kleeck
jvanklee@calpoly.edu
Phone: 805-756-6038
http://art.gallery.calpoly.edu

University Art Gallery
Walter F. Dexter Building (34), RM 171; Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: free

CRAFT ART MARKET
Special Art Events
December 7 (11am-5pm)

This year the CraftArt Market celebrates its 25th year with a dazzling array of artful gifts, holiday ornaments, fine jewelry, textiles, home décor, and intricate ceramics. The CraftArt Market draws visitors from all over the region who are searching for one-of-a-kind presents. in addition, they support local artists and the Museum of Art with their purchases. Through December 31, 2012.

Muara Johnston
mjohnston@sloma.org
Phone: 805.543.8562

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Sports and Wellness

FREE PROJECT OF LIGHT CLINIC
December 7 (11am-2pm)

Global Alliance for Balance and Healing is offering free sessions of light and tone at the Project of Light clinic on Dec. 7 at the Santa Margarita Community Hall. No appointment is necessary. All are welcome. Come and enjoy a free tune up facilitated by Global Alliance Healing Team members.

Wendy McKenna
wendy@globalalliance.ws
Phone: 438-4347
http://globalalliance.ws

Santa Margarita Community Hall
Santa Margarita

Cost: Free

ECSTATIC DANCE IN THE MORNING WITH TOBEY
Lessons and Classes
December 7 (8:30 - 9:30)

Ecstatic Dance in the Morning with Tobey: This fun dance class combines a warm up with stretching & qi gong leading into a metabolism boosting 30+ minute wave of eclectic 5 Rhythms dancing a la Gabrielle Roth and Soul Motion with Vinn Marti. We then end with a soulful cool down that brings a good vibrational tune up to the rest of your day. Mon Weds Fri 8:30-9:30 am. $5 per class or $50 for the month. Amethyst Annex 604 Main St Cambria. Sunday Dec 9th, 10 am we'll meet for a longer class $8.

Tobey
tobeycrockett@gmail.com
Phone: 805 203 5183
http://www.tobeycrockett.com

Amethyst Annex
604 Main Street
Cambria 93428

Cost: $5 per or $50 per month

Fundraisers

Light Up A Life Nipomo
Light Up A Life Nipomo
December 7 (6 p.m. )

Dec. 7, 6 p.m. Join us in remembering loved ones during the 28th annual Light Up A Life. During the holiday season, you are invited to help shine a light at any of the 12 Hospice SLO memorial ceremonies in 10 communities throughout the county.

Hospice SLO
kriskington@hospiceslo.org.
Phone: 805.544.2266
http://www.hospiceslo.org/events/light-up-a-life.html

Kaleidoscope Inn
130 E. Dana Street
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free