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April 27

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. Ongoing.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 323-488-9388
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

Art

THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
Galleries
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)

nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.

Phone: 756-1571
http://artgallery.calpoly.edu

Building 34, Dexter Hall
next to the Cal Poly library
SLO

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

ARROYO GRANDE
(8:30am)

In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at

Phone: 544-9570

Arroyo Grande

MORRO BAY
(2:30-6pm)

Takes place on Thurs. in the Spencer's Market parking lot and Sat. on downtown Main Street.

Phone: call 544-9570
http://morrobay.org

Morro Bay Blvd. and Main St.
Morro Bay

ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE
(Noon-2:30pm)

Live entertainment, fresh fruit, flowers, and more on Sat.

Phone: 544-9570
http://arroyograndevillage.org

Village Gazebo area
Arroyo Grande Village - downtown

NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
(11am-2:30pm)

Takes place on Sundays from

glenn5612@att.net
Phone: 929-3081

Monarch Club
1645 Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

Cost: Free

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8-10:45am)

At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from

Phone: 544-9570

SLO

TEMPLETON
(9am-12:30pm)

In the Town Park on Sat.

Phone: 748-1109

at 6th and Crocker Streets
Templeton

Fundraisers

SLO FOOD BANK
(5-9pm)

The Food Bank solicits, warehouses, and distributes large-scale food donations to more than 225 non-profit agency partners and directly through our food assistance programs. The Food Bank can also help you find a drop site if you are looking to make an individual donation. Volunteer opportunities are also available.

Phone: 543-0388 or 238-4664

1357 Monterey St.
SLO

UNITED BLOOD SERVICES
(Times vary)

Donations may be made at the UBS Center in San Luis Obispo at 4119 Broad Street in the Creekside Center, or in Santa Maria at 1770 S. Broadway in the Plum Tree Plaza next to Lassen's Natural Foods.

Phone: 543-4290
http://unitedbloodservices.org/centralcoast or Blood4Life.org

SLO County

WOODS HUMANE SOCIETY
(Woods opens Mon. through Sat. at 10 a.m.)

Woods Humane Society protects and shelters homeless companion animals, places animals into humane environments, promotes responsible pet ownership, provides humane education, and reduces animal overpopulation. They have beautiful animals up for adoption, camps for kids, fund-raising events, volunteer opportunities, and educational programs for the community. For more info on the various services Woods offers and a full calendar of events, contact the society. Their Quicky car wash fundraiser runs May 1-31.

Phone: 543-9316
http://woodshumanesociety.org

875 Oklahoma Ave.
SLO

Special Events

2ND ANNUAL MAIN STREET PET FEST
April 27 (11:00AM - 3:00 PM)

Come downtown and join us for the 2nd An

Kerrie McNerlin
info@wilkinsprinting.com
Phone: 805-466-1440

Entrada Avenue
Entrada Avenue
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

ART ECO: ARTIST LED TOUR
ART ECO: ARTIST LED TOUR
April 27 (3pm)

Join us for a tour of the 9th Annual Art Eco show, led by participating artists. Free tour and refreshments in the Garden. The Art Eco show is an annual fundraiser for the Garden. Details can be seen at slobg.org/art-eco. April 27.

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

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

ATASCADERO MAIN STREET 2ND ANNUAL PET FEST
April 27 (Contact for start time)

Come out and see local non-profits and local vendors. April 27.

Kerrie
info@wilkinsprinting.com
Phone: 440-0899

Downtown Atascadero
5965 Entrada Ave.
Atascadero

Cost: Free

FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
FREE HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATION
April 27 (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. April 27.

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

Albertson's Grocery
1132 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

TIARAS AND TEA PARTY FOR CHILDREN
TIARAS AND TEA PARTY FOR CHILDREN
April 27 (10:30-11:30am)

Enchanted tea party with Princess Belle on April 27.

Jena
serenitynaturalliving@gmail.com
Phone: 434-1924

Serenity Tea House Inn
740 Park St.
Paso Robles

Cost: $40

WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES
WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES
April 27 (10am-2pm)

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes on April 27. Music, raffle, non-profit fair, and mile walk through San Luis Obispo.

Krista Stafford
kstafford@sarpcenter.org
Phone: 545-8888

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $25

WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES
WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES
April 27 (10-1)

SARP/NCWS hosts Walk a Mile in Her Shoes on April 27. Music, raffle, non-profit fair, & mile walk thru SLO.

Krista Stafford
kstafford@sarpcenter.org
Phone: 805-545-8888

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro Street
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25

TASTE OF PISMO
Taste of Pismo
TASTE OF PISMO
Winery Events
April 27 (12pm)

Premier win and culinary event on April 27.

Rochelle
Rochelle@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Dinosaur Caves Park
2701 Price St.
Pismo Beach

Stage

LES MISERABLES...OR A WHOLE LOT LESS MISERABLE
April 27 (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

Bea Anderson
April 27 (7:30 pm & 2:00 pm)

Cuesta Drama Department presents Xanadu.

Bea Anderson
bea_anderson@cuesta.edu
Phone: 805-
http://http:/www.cpactickets.edu

Cuesta College CPAC
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Cost: $15 general admission $10 Students

BIGGFOOT COMEDY TROUPE
April 27 (8-10pm)

Comedy Show featuring Sal, Aidan, and Kurtis. April 27.

Kurtis Addison
chekurt@gmail.com
Phone: 720-5249

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free/pass the hat

Art

SCULPTURE BY THE SEA
Best of Show 2012 Evany Zirul
SCULPTURE BY THE SEA
Special Art Events
April 27 (10am-5pm)

Great works of sculpture on April 27.

Rosemay Cameron
francine.kirsch@gmail.com
Phone: 927-0254
http://californiasculptorssymposium.org

Camp Ocean Pines
1473 Randall Dr.
Cambria

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

After school Pottery for kids
April 27 (3:30-5:00 /11-4:30)

Every child needs a chance to create!

anam-cre studio
anamcre.ss@gmail.com
Phone: 805-896-6197
http://www.anamcre.com

Anamcre Pottery studio
570 Higuera st
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20 per class

Caterpillars are Back!
April 27 (All Day)

Adopt a caterpillar for $2!

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 805.545.5874
http://www.slocm.org

San Luis Obispo Children'm Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $2

The Outdoors

COUNTY WORKDAYS: LOPEZ LAKE
April 27 (9am-noon)

Please call ECO SLO for more information. Workday is on April 27.

Kylie
Programs@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Lopez Lake
Exact meeting location to be determined
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

DOCENT LED HIKE: FELSMAN LOOP
April 27 (9am-noon)

Please call ECO SLO for more information. Hike is on April 27.

Kylie
Projects@ecoslo.org
Phone: 544-1777

Felsman Loop
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Getting to Know Your Watershed
Getting to Know Your Watershed
April 27 (9am-12noon)

April 27, FREE tailgate-style workshop!

Resource Conservation District
info@us-ltrcd.org
Phone: 805-434-0396 x 5
http://us-ltrcd.org/services/educational-workshops/registration-form/

Larry Moore Park
Riverbank Lane
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

FIGHT LIKE A GIRL SEMINAR HOSTED BY THE CENTRAL COAST KRAV MAGA
Special Events
April 27 (10am)

On April 27.

Michelle Houston
fightlikeagirl121@gmail.com
Phone: 698-2534 or 544-8008
http://budoryu.webstarts.com/contact_budo.html

3566 South Higuera St. #205
SLO

Cost: $20 in advance and $25 at the door

Lectures and Learning

Pottery Classes for Adults
April 27

Clay classes in wheel throwing&sculpture

anam -cre studio
anamcre.ss@gmail.com
Phone: 805-896-6197
http://www.anamcre.com

Anamcre Pottery studio
570 Higuera st
san luis obispo 93405

Cost: $20 per class

COLLEGE PREP CAMP FOR HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS
Classes
April 27 (10am-1pm)

On April 27.

Derek Costley
dcostley@nationalcps.com
Phone: 624-7800
http://nationalcps.com

San Luis Business Center
4251 S. Higuera St. #800
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $30

GET YOUR WATERSHED ON
Classes
April 27 (9am)

Get informed about your watershed with hands-on water quality testing, help identifying trouble signs, and fun watershed management techniques. April 27.

laura edwards
us-ltrcd.org
Phone: 434-0396
http://laura@us-ltrcd.org

Lawrence Moore Park
Creston and Charolais Roads
Paso Robles

Cost: Free

MODERN JOB HUNTING STRATEGIES
Classes
April 27 (8:30-10:30am)

See website for details. Free classes. Through May 11.

SLO Library
juretic@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 781-5989
http://slolibrary.org

San Luis Obispo Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

Fundraisers

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY ARTHRITIS WALK
April 27 (8am registration time)

Arthritis Walk at Cal Poly on April 27.

Asher Garfinkel
agarfinkel@arthritis.org
Phone: 563-4685
http://ccarthritiswalk.org

1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo

SPRING PLANT SALE SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER
April 27 (9am-1pm)

Spring plant sale and fundraiser. April 27.

President
multifloragarden@gmail.com
Phone: 835-9422

First Presbyterian Church
610 S Main St.
Templeton