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March 16

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

SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
(6-9pm)

The San Luis Obispo Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from 6-9pm on Higuera St. between Osos and Nipomo and includes over 120 vendors of produce, dairy, barbecue, flowers, and more.

Downtown Association
Phone: 541-0286
http://dowtownslo.com

Farmers' Market
Higuera St.
SLO

Cost: Free

Special Events

FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
March 16 (11am-3pm)

The Network for a Healthy California-Gold Coast Region invites all San Luis Obispo County residents to learn about healthier meal options with a free, healthy food demonstration. March 16.

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

Albertsons
8200 Camino Real
Atascadero

Cost: Free

GREEN ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARTY
March 16 (This Saturday)

Saturday 3/16 we will be making St. Patrick's Day crafts. Cost includes materials. RSVP on smart studio calendar page.

Terri Kurczewski
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229
http://www.smartstudioslo.com/calendar

Sm(ART) Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5/person

GREEN ST. PATTY'S PARTY
Smart Studio
GREEN ST. PATTY'S PARTY
March 16 (10am)

We'll be making leprochaun traps, fake gold, and other "green" projects for this fun party. March 16.

Terri
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229
http://smartstudioslo.com

Smart Studio
3591 Sacramento Dr. #104
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $5 per person

SPRING FUNDRAISING PLANT SALE
SPRING FUNDRAISING PLANT SALE
March 16

Members only hours are from 9-10am. Open to the public from 10am-1pm. Are you gearing up for spring planting? Is your garden looking a bit bare? Do you want some variety in your garden or yard and don’t know what to try? If so, be sure to swing by the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden’s semi-annual plant sale on March 16. All plants are tax free! For more information visit slobg.org/plant-sale.

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400
http://slobg.org/plant-sale

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

Art of Blending Wine Seminar
Art of Blending Wine Seminar
Winery Events
March 16 (2-5 pm)

Sharpen your palate and learn why blending is an important process of making great wines. Discover how to evaluate base wines for aromatics, flavor, texture and aging characteristics then create several unique blends. You’ll also have the opportunity to purchase and custom label your premium Paso Robles blend. March 9 & March 30.

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

First Crush Wine Workshop
2975 Limestone Way
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $60 per person, $50 for Crush Club Members

GOURMET CAVERN TOUR
Robert Hall Wine Cavern
GOURMET CAVERN TOUR
Winery Events
March 16 (10-4pm)

Extended cavern tours. Four reserve wines with appetizers and book signing. Allow 45 minutes for tour. Reservations required.

Kristin
Kristin@roberthallwinery.com
Phone: 239-1616
http://roberthallwinery.com

Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles

Cost: $20

IRISH STEW AND ZIN
Winery Events
March 16 (11am-5pm)

It will be a house of Zin all weekend long! Zin library wines and futures for sale. Enjoy Irish stew with your Zin. March 16.

Jen Shong
events@zenaidacellars.com
Phone: 227-0382
http://zenaidacellars.com

Zenaida Cellars
1550 Hwy 46 West
Paso Robles

Cost: $15

Stage

<em>THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE </em>
THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
March 16 (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

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

UNITY
1490 Southwood Drive
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

LES MISERABLES...OR A WHOLE LOT LESS MISERABLE
March 16 (Wed, Thurs, Fri at 7pm, Sat 3pm & 7pm, Sun 6pm)

March 14-April 28. Seen the musical, movie or neither one? You're going to love the TGAM twist on this Hugo classic!

Box Office
info@americanmelodrama.com
Phone: 805-489-2499
http://www.americanmelodrama.com

The Great American Melodrama
1863 Front Street
Oceano 93445

Cost: $18, $20, $22

AUDITION: THE BREAKFAST CLUB
Auditions
March 16 (1pm)

Text or Email for audition time. March 16. by appointment only from 1-5. Prepare a 1-2 minute monologue.

Kelli
kellihoward@me.com
Phone: 709-0641
http://facebook.com/events/225965867528073/

San Luis Obispo

Film and TV

MOVIE NIGHT IN THE SUMMERWOOD BARREL ROOM
March 16 (7pm)

James Bond's From Russia with Love complete with Chef Kelly's gourmet popcorn! Wine and pizza available for purchase. March 16.

Tiffany
tiffany@summerwoodwine.com
Phone: 227-1365

SummerWood Winery
2175 Arbor Rd.
Paso Robles

Cost: $10

Music

DULCIE TAYLOR, BANJERDAN, AND THE HONEYSUCKLE POSSUMS
Southern Charmer Dulcie Taylor
DULCIE TAYLOR, BANJERDAN, AND THE HONEYSUCKLE POSSUMS
March 16 (1-4pm)

Triple bill show on March 16.

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

Laetitia Winery
453 Laetitia Vineyard Dr.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

COALESCE BOOKSTORE BOOK-SIGNING
March 16 (2-4pm)

on March 16. The Key to the Upper Room: Unlocking the Door to a Closer Relationship with God by Steven Shoemaker.

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

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay

Art

SHADES OF GREEN
Waterfront Home
SHADES OF GREEN
Openings and Receptions
March 16 (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.

Ruth Ann Angus
candidcow@att,net
Phone: 805-772-2504
http://www.artcentermorrobay.com

Morro Bay Art Center
835 Main Street
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

The Outdoors

COUNTY WORKDAYS: OCEANO CAMPGROUND
March 16 (9am-noon)

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

Kylie
Programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Oceano Campground
Exact meeting location to be determined
Oceano

Cost: Free

Farmers Market

ATHEISTS UNITED SLO INFORMATION BOOTH
March 16 (9am)

Come support the Atheists United booth. We have lots of fun and usually meet really interesting people. March 16.

Martin Williams
atheistsunited.slo@gmail.com
Phone: 295-8775
http://meetup.com/San-Luis-Obispo-Atheists/events/104895102/

Templton Farmers' Market
6th and Crocker St.
Templeton

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

ART AGAINST ALZHEIMERS CHARITY ART SHOW/AUCTION!
March 16 (8-11pm)

Come by Sally Loo's on March 16 from 8-11pm as we raise money for the fight against Alzheimers. We have an eclectic group of artists who have donated their art for auction and 100 percent of the proceeds will go to Alzheimer's Association. Animators, storyboard artists, tattoo artists, painters, bonsai, comic book, sculptures, and graphic designers will have their art on display as the Tipsy Gypsies play their infectious brand of gypsy swing jazz.

brandon
chimp_laugh@hotmail.com
Phone: 431-3765

Sally Loo's
1804 Osos St.
SLO

Cost: Free

ZINFANDEL PARTY #9
Annual Fundraiser for The Morro Bay Community Pool Foundation
ZINFANDEL PARTY #9
March 16 (6pm)

Come to our annual fundraiser sponsored by Cayucos Cellars’ “Zinfandel Party #9”, Saturday March 16th 2013 to be held at the historic Borradori Garage in Cayucos, 455 N Ocean Blvd . With a catered Hawaiian buffet from The Sea Shanty, rock band “Critical Mass” and a fantastic live/silent auction you are in for a fun night 6pm to 10 pm. All proceeds benefit the MBCPF and our efforts to build a pool. Purchase Tickets call: Cayucos Cellars wine tasting room 995-3036 or Pat S 225-1552.

Pat Starkie
pats@morrobaypool.org
Phone: (805) 225- 1552
http://morrobaypool.org/?page_id=275

ZINFANDEL PARTY #9
445 N. Ocean Blvd
Cayucos 93430

Cost: $50 for Non-Wine Club Members

ZINFANDEL PARTY #9
ZINFANDEL PARTY #9
March 16 (6pm)

Come to the "Zinfandel Party #9" on March 16. Help raise funds to build a swimming pool in Morro Bay.

Karen Croley
karenc@morrobaypool.org
Phone: 748-9822
http://morrobaypool.org

445 N. Ocean Blvd
Cayucos

Cost: $50 for non-wine club members

ZUMBATHON™ FUNDRAISER
Zumbathon™ Fundraiser
ZUMBATHON™ FUNDRAISER
March 16 (noon-1:30pm)

There will be a Zumba Fitness Party on March 16, from noon-1:30pm. Tickets are available for purchase at the door. Dance to support youth in our community. 100 percent of the proceeds will benefit the Atascadero Community Services Foundation to provide recreation scholarships to youth that qualify in Atascadero.

Carol Janssen
cdjanssen@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 835-1172
http://atascaderozumba.com

Colony Park Community Center Gym
5599 Traffic Way
Atascadero

Cost: $10

Volunteers

ADOPT-A-PET EVENTS
March 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