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February 8

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

8TH ANNUAL BELLA NOTTE - MY FUNNY VALENTINE: A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO RODGERS AND HART
February 8 (6:30pm)

There will be an amazing Silent Auction, a delicious gourmet dinner (including wine and dessert), a professional musical revue, and a memorable evening for all. Come on Feb. 8 to Unity for all the fun.

Sharon Mesker
Sharon@unityslo.org
Phone: 543-4250
http://unityslo.org

Unity of San Luis Obispo
1490 Southwood Dr.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $35

AVILA BEACH SPAGHETTI DINNER/BINGO NIGHT
February 8 (6-9pm)

Join us at the Avila Beach Community Center for a fun night of bingo with lots of prizes and a great spaghetti dinner to fund the programs/operations of the Center on Feb. 8, from 6-9 pm. The tickets are $10 per adult and $5 per child (10 and under).

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach

FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
February 8 (12pm-4pm)

The Network for a Healthy California-Gold Coast Region invites all San Luis Obispo county residents to lead healthier lives by eating more fruits and vegetables and staying physically active. What better way to learn about healthier meal options than a free, healthy food demonstration being held at Albertsons on Feb. 8 from 12-4pm. Come sample tasty recipes filled with fruits and vegetables and take home a free recipe book and goody bag.

Christina Lares
christinai.lares@ventura.org
Phone: 677-5255
http://goldcoastnetwork.org

Albertsons
771 E. Foothill Blvd.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Music

8TH ANNUAL CUESTA JAZZ FACULTY CONCERT
February 8 (7:30 pm)

on Feb. 8 at 7:30pm at the Cuesta College CPAC (Main Stage). Starring: Ron McCarley, John Knutson, Aaron Wolf, Dylan Johnson, David Becker, Jeff Miley, and Inga Swearingen.

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

Cuesta College
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $7-$12

Art

ALMOND COUNTRY QUILTERS GUILD MEETING
Meetings and Associations
February 8 (6:30pm)

Please join the Almond Country Quilters’ Guild for its February meeting to be held on Feb. 8. Social Time begins at 6:30pm and at 7pm, Lura Schwarz Smith (lura-art.com) will speak on “The New Adventures of an Art Quilter." She will present a slide show/talk/trunk show looking at the development of her textile work over the past 30 years. The general meeting will follow her presentation.

Jenny Phipps
jphipps78@gmail.com
Phone: 461-1266

Masonic Lodge
2607 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: Free

DEB FESTA AT GALLERY AT MARINA SQUARE
Lotus
DEB FESTA AT GALLERY AT MARINA SQUARE
Openings and Receptions
February 8 (5-8pm)

Exhibit titled "Hearts and Color Delights" to include watercolor and acrylic. Exhibit runs through Feb. 27.

Gallery at Marina Square
gallerymarinasq@gmail.com
Phone: 772-1068
http://marinasqgallerynews.blogspot.com

Gallery at Marina Square
601 Embarcadero
Morro Bay

Cost: Free

GALLERY AT MARINA SQUARE PRESENTS ARTISTS JACK AND GAY MCNEAL
Fusion
GALLERY AT MARINA SQUARE PRESENTS ARTISTS JACK AND GAY MCNEAL
Openings and Receptions
February 8 (5-8pm)

Exhibit titled "Pixels to Piecing" to include photography and fabric art. Exhibit runs through Feb. 27.

Gallery at Marina Square
gallerymarinasq@gmail.com
Phone: 772-1068
http://marinasqgallerynews.blogspot.com

Gallery at Marina Square
601 Embarcadero
Morro Bay

Cost: Free

Lectures and Learning

SPECIAL LECTURE: FOOD ETHICS AND TECHNOLOGY
Announcements
February 8 (1-3pm)

Prof. Paul B. Thompson (Michigan State Univ.) will discuss three key problems in food ethics, which are connected in surprising and sometimes incompatible ways. Free and open to the public on Feb. 8, from 1-3pm, at Cal Poly, building 08-123.

Patrick Lin
palin@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2041
http://ethics.calpoly.edu

Cal Poly
Ag Engineering 08-123
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

WOMAN'S CLUB OF ARROYO GRANDE
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
February 8 (1pm)

meets on the second Fri. of every month for culture, advancement, and civic betterment. A lunch is generally served for $12.

http://womansclubofarroyogrande.org/aboutus.htm

211 Vernon St.
Arroyo Grande

TRAVEL CONNECTIONS AND SOCIAL CLUB
Travel Club
TRAVEL CONNECTIONS AND SOCIAL CLUB
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
February 8 (6pm)

provides a relaxed, safe, and informal way to meet new friends and travel companions on the second Fri. of every month.

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

Travel Club
570 Higuera St.
SLO 93401

Fundraisers

AVILA BEACH SPAGHETTI DINNER/BINGO NIGHT
February 8 (6 pm - 9 pm)

The Avila Beach Civic Association is hosting a Spaghetti Dinner/Bingo Night on Friday, February 8, from 6-9 pm at the Avila Beach Community Center, 191 San Miguel Street.Dinner will be delicious and the Bingo will be lots of fun with a variety of prizes. Tickets are $10/adult and $5/child 10 and under. Will will be available for $5/glass. This event is being held to support the Avila Beach Community Center. For tickets, 805-627-1997 or avilabeachcc@gmailcom or www.avilabeachcc.com.

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 805-627-1997
http://www.avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel Street
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $10/adult and $5/child 10 and under

MARDI GRAS AT ST. BENEDICT'S
February 8 (6pm)

Les Bon Temps will roll once again at St. Benedict's Church in Los Osos with a Mardi Gras feast and musical event on Feb. 8. Appetizers and the authentically Creole dinner following will be prepared by Lorienne Schwenk of the Singing Kitchen. Music will be by Café Musique from San Luis Obispo. Only 50 tickets will be sold at $50 each. For reservations, email Maria M. Kelly at mmkelly66@gmail.com, or phone and leave a message at 423-5331.

Maria M. Kelly
mmkelly66@gmail.com
Phone: 423-5331

St. Benedict's Church
2220 Snowy Egret Ln.
Los Osos

Cost: $50

Volunteers

COASTAL DISCOVERY CENTER VOLUNTEER TRAINING INFORMATION SESSION
Visitors inside the Coastal Discovery Center
COASTAL DISCOVERY CENTER VOLUNTEER TRAINING INFORMATION SESSION
February 8 (6:30-7:30pm)

The Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS) and CA State Parks is seeking a team of dynamic individuals to become docents at the Coastal Discovery Center in San Simeon. Interpret exhibits, natural and cultural history, host school programs, public outreach events, science monitoring and more! Informational Meeting: Friday, February 8th @ 6:30 PM Rabobank Community Room-Cambria Please RSVP to: (805) 927-6291 or Brittany.Cooper@noaa.gov The training program will be Saturdays 3/2, 3/9, 3/16.

Brittany Cooper
brittany.cooper@noaa.gov
Phone: 927-6575
http://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/volunteers.html

Rabobank Community Room
1070 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Free