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Film and TV
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.
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.
SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
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.
LOS OSOS HOLIDAY ART SHOW & SALE
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.
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
Cost: Free Will Donation
Holiday in the Tasting Room at Talley Vineyards
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.
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.)
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!
December 7 (7pm)
Coalesce Bookstore invites you to our annual Yuletide concert on Dec. 7.
December 7 (6:00-9:00 pm)
A wonderful Tropical Brazilian Guitar weekend begins 6-9 Every Friday at the Beautiful Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa in The Lido, Great Food & Wine, Full Bar, Beautiful Music matched by Exquisite Views!!! Come Enjoy, and be part of Something Wonderful, You'll be glad you did!!!
Cost: Free Admission
December 7 (11-5pm)
state wide juried photography exhibit featuring photo manipulation, HDR and texturing Gray Wing
Cost: Free Admission
December 7 (11am - 5pm)
Black and white photographs by Alison Watt Jackson on display in the First Gallery through December 31st, 2012.
Cost: Free admission
The Painters Group: Push Pin Invitational
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cost: $5 per or $50 per month
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.
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