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February 16

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

Special Events

CUBA THROUGH A JEWISH LENS
Car on Street in Cuba
CUBA THROUGH A JEWISH LENS
February 16 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Our February Havdalah program will be a presentation by CBD Members Ron and Sandy Baers about their recent trip to Cuba. Come share a bit of Cuban culture as they share with us what they learned about the Jewish Community in Cuba. Following a brief Havdalah service, they will make their audio and visual presentation.

Randy Harris
office@cbdslo.org
Phone: 805-544-0760
http://www.cbdslo.org

Congregation Beth David
10180 Los Osos Valley Road
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: FREE

KID'S GARDEN CANDY
KID'S GARDEN CANDY
February 16 (1-3pm)

Making candy with simple garden ingredients is fun and tasty! Learn how easy it is to make homemade candied treats. Activity is $5 donation per family. For more information contact our education coordinator. Feb. 16.

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400x304

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo

Love Potion No. 9 Wine Blending Class
Love Potion No. 9 Wine Blending Class
Winery Events
February 16 (2-5 pm)

Creating your own Love Potion with First Crush at this special edition of the Art of Blending Wine seminar is the perfect way to spend Valentine's Day with your Soul Mate. You'll enjoy our fun and entertaining class while sharpening your palate and learning why blending is an important process of making great wines. Discover how to evaluate base wines then create several unique and romantic blends. Enjoy a wine and chocolate pairing, and take home a bottle of the winning potion. Feb 16th.

Becky Zelinski
info@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 8054342772
http://www.firstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Wine Workshop
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $75 per person, $60 for Crush Club Members

Paso Wine 101
Paso Wine 101
Winery Events
February 16 (10 am-12 pm)

A fun and informative way for visitors and locals to learn about Paso Robles, its wines and how to taste them. You'll get an overview of the Paso Robles terrior, how it influences Paso Robles' wines and learn how wine is made. You'll also get an introduction on how to taste wines while tasting several of the great wines that Paso Robles has to offer.  Approximately 2 hours, advanced reservations recommended.  Just $30/pp or $25 for Crush Club members. February 16, March 9 & March 30

Becky Zelinski
Becky@firstcrushwinemaking.com
Phone: 8054342772
http://www.firstcrushwinemaking.com

First Crush Wine Workshop
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $30 per person, $25 for Crush Club Members

Music

NANCY CASSIDY, EMILY WRYN, AND MATT WILLIAMS
Emily Wryn
NANCY CASSIDY, EMILY WRYN, AND MATT WILLIAMS
February 16 (1 - 4 pm)

Songwriters At Play presents a triple bill of top talent: Nancy Cassidy, Emily Wryn, and Matt Williams. Special guests Modern Lighthouse will kick off the show.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 805-204-6821
http://www.songwritersatplay.com

Laetitia Winery
453 Laetitia Vineyard Dr
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

TAKE ME HOME - THE MUSIC OF JOHN DENVER
Jim Curry as John Denver
TAKE ME HOME - THE MUSIC OF JOHN DENVER
February 16 (8pm)

Back by Popular Demand! Join acclaimed performer Jim Curry for a tribute to the music of one of the most beloved singer/songwriters ever to grace the stage with Take Me Home: The Music of John Denver at the Clark Center on Feb. 16. Tribute artist Jim Curry has performed Denver’s music in sold out shows throughout the country and has emerged as today’s top performer of Denver’s vast legacy of multi-platinum hits like "Rocky Mountain High," "Annie’s Song" and "Calypso.”

Box Office
info@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: $34-$42

VALENTINE BARN DANCE IN PASO ROBLES
February 16 (7pm)

Valentine Barn Dance on Feb. 16 from 7-9:30pm. Jean Gorrindo will teach and call circle and contra dances. Calamity House Band will play rollicking old time dance music and waltzes. Adult donation is $7 and children are free. Snacks to share are welcome.

Arlen Bass
risakaiser@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 239-9134

Oak Creek Commons
635 Nicklaus St.
Paso Robles

The Outdoors

SLO STEWARD'S WORKDAY: SANTA MARGARITA LAKE
February 16 (9am-noon)

Please call ECO SLO for more information. Workday is on Feb. 16.

Kylie
Programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Santa Margarita

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

FREE ENERGY BALANCING CLINIC
February 16 (11am-4pm)

Global Alliance for Balance and Healing is offering free energy balancing sessions on Feb. 16. The free clinic will be held at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center in the Auditorium. Look for our Global Alliance signs. Sessions are 25 minutes in duration, appropriate for all ages, and no appointment is necessary. All are welcome.

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

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
1010 Murray Ave.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

HEART AND SOLES 5K, 10K, AND 15K
HEART AND SOLES 5K, 10K, AND 15K
Special Events
February 16 (9am)

Looking for a way to keep up your fitness goals? Come join us on Feb. 16 for a fun-run/walk through Cal Poly's beautiful rolling hills! It will be Valentines Day themed: discount for registering as a couple (or friend). This run is a fundraiser for the Cal Poly Triathlon team, and 20 percent of the money will be donated to the SLO Food Bank. Everyone will get a t-shirt and there will be a half-mile fun run for kids.

Cara Sloth
cara.sloth@gmail.com
Phone: 707-292-0125
http://heartandsolesrun.com

Cal Poly
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo

Lectures and Learning

EQUINE ASSISTED LEARNING WORKSHOPS
February 16

Saturday, February 16 in Los Osos. Give your relationship a gift by attending this couples workshop 9am-12 noon, Individuals from 1pm-4pm. $60. per person for 3 hours. Let the horses help you reconnect and empower yourself. (no horse experience needed, all activities are unmounted. To register contact Change Your Lead at www.changeyourlead.com or email changeyourlead@gmail.com or call (650) 248-4072 Angela Sherman, Ph.D license# PSY23689 Facilitated by EAGALA Certified Professionals.

Dr. Angela Sherman
changeyourlead@gmail.com
Phone: (650)2484072
http://www.changeyourlead.com

A &W Barn
Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos 93402

HUMAN VIOLENCE: CAN IT END?
HUMAN VIOLENCE: CAN IT END?
February 16 (10:00 am)

"Is it possible to look compassionately at our own violence as we observe humanity as a whole? . . . to investigate ourselves . . as the oneness we are?" We begin with a 30-minute silent meditation, followed by the dialogue that lasts about one hour. Dialogue will be followed by tea and refreshments. There is no charge. Donations gratefully accepted. For information, location, directions, and to reserve your space, please call 805-343-2582.

Philip Gill
office@ligiadantesfoundation.org
Phone: 805-343-2582
http://www.ligiadantesfoundation.org

Ligia Dantes Foundation
Please call 343-2582
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

SAN LUIS OBISPO CITY FIREFIGHTERS BALL
San Luis Obispo City Firefighters Ball
SAN LUIS OBISPO CITY FIREFIGHTERS BALL
February 16 (5pm)

San Luis Obispo City Firefighters Ball is on Feb. 16 from 5-11:30pm. Join us for a night of cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions, and dancing all to benefit the John W. Callahan Heart Safe Project. For tickets go to slocityfirefighters.org, callahanheartsafeproject.org, and brownpapertickets.com.

Jody Larson
slocityfirefightersball@gmail.com
Phone: 441-8500

Embassy Suites Grand Ballroom
333 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $125

Volunteers

ADOPT-A-PET EVENTS
February 16 (11am-4pm)

take place every Saturday. Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered, tested and vaccinated prior to adoption. A free vet examination is included.

Debra Holt
DebraHolt@AOL.COM
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PetCo
Madonna Plaza Shopping Center
SLO 93405

Cost: Adoption fees are $60 for one or $80 for two