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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.
LIVE MUSIC WITH TIM JACKSON AND GUEST APPEARANCES BY DAVE MILLER
Jackson performs folk and blues every Sat. evening and hosts an open jam session every Thurs. at
THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)
is a venue that nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing bold thinkers, emerging and established artists, and creative professionals to campus. Receptions are held the day a new exhibit is installed.
A historic living museum of a Victorian home circa 1880 with original furnishings and ongoing events. Tour the historic and elegant Victorian Jack House for $2.
SLO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
(10am to 2pm)
On Sun. find produce, fish, local meats, vendors, musical entertainment, and baked goods.
CASA INFO SESSION
Speak up for a child. Learn about becoming an advocate for an abused child and other volunteer opportunities at CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). The fourth Wednesday of every month.
ART AFTER DARK - CREATE A COLLABORATION COLLAGE FOR CONGRESS
March 1 (Contact organizer for time)
on March 1. Create group art project local authors will hand deliver to all senators on March 11 along with the Collaborative Soup book.
March 1 (6-9pm)
As part of their community outreach and fundraising for local non-profits, Salon 544 will host a silent auction of art created from reusable materials during Art After Dark on March 1 from 6-9pm. All proceeds from the sales generated at the silent auction will benefit Smart Studio, a green community studio, gallery, and gift shop creatively reusing materials to make art, crafts, garden materials, and household goods for artists of all ages.
March 1 (8:00PM)
Six young people in the throes of puberty, overseen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape childhood themselves, learn that winning isn't everything and that losing doesn't necessarily make you a loser. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee chronicles the overachievers' angst of six precocious adolescents. The show's Tony Award-winning creative team has created the unlikeliest of hit musicals about the unlikeliest of heroes: a quirky yet charming cast of outsiders for whom a spelling bee
March 1 (The workshops are 3-6pm and the concert is 7-9:30)
on March 1. Call 772-4930 for details. The concert is $20 and $25 for the Uke-guitar worshops.
Openings and Receptions
March 1 (12 PM to 4 PM)
Shades of Green is the title for the new show opening at the Art Center Morro Bay on Thursday, February 21 and running through Monday, April 1. Featured artists Diane Henderson and Ray Atzet present acrylic and watercolor paintings around a theme. A reception for the artists that is open to the public will take place Sunday, February 24 from 2 to 4 PM. Art Center Morro Bay is at 835 Main Street in Morro Bay. For more information call 772-2504.
BEACON ART SHOW OPENING NIGHT RECEPTION AND AWARDS
Openings and Receptions
March 1 (6-9pm)
The SLO-United Methodist Church will host artists and the public on March 1. Special music and awards will be included. This is an Art After Dark event.
Sports and Wellness
FREE PROJECT OF LIGHT CLINIC IN SANTA MARGARITA
March 1 (11:00 AM - 2:00 PM)
Global Alliance for Balance and Healing will hold a free Project of Light Clinic each month in 2012. Free sessions of light and tone will be offered the first Friday of each month from 11:00am to 2:00pm at the Santa Margarita Community Hall, on the corner of I Street and Murphy Street. No appointment is necessary. All are welcome. Come and enjoy a free tune up facilitated by Global Alliance Healing Team members.
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