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April 28

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 GRADUATION OF THE PLAZA COMMUNITARIA EDUCATIONAL CENTER UNITED NATIONS (ECUN).
April 28

ASSOCIATION OF MEXICAN AMERICAN EDUCATOR

Dana Valverde
www.amae.org
Phone: (805) 478-5905

Radisson Hotel
3455 Airpark Dr.
Santa Maria, CA 93455

Cost: $25

LILLIE LEONARDI - AUTHOR OF<em> IN THE SHADOW OF A BADGE</em>
In The Shadow of A Badge
LILLIE LEONARDI - AUTHOR OF IN THE SHADOW OF A BADGE
April 28 (3-5pm)

On April 28.

Penny Harrington
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100

Ruby Dragon of Morro Bay
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay

Cost: $20

WALK FOR AUTISM AND AWARENESS FAIR
Zac Efron at our 2011 WALK for Autism
WALK FOR AUTISM AND AWARENESS FAIR
April 28 (12pm)

CCASC's 5th annual WALK for Autism and Awareness Fair on April 28.

Juli Miller
contact@autismspectrumcenter.com
Phone: 763-1100

San Luis Obispo Mission Plaza
Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: Free

YOGA AND LIVE GUITAR
April 28 (5:30-7pm)

On April 28.

Valentina Petrova
valentinap@holisticmovementcenter.com
Phone: 909-1401
http://holisticmovementcenter.com

Holistic Movement Center
845 Napa St.
Morro Bay

Cost: $15

$5 HAPPY HOUR AT LUNA RED
$5 Happy Hour
$5 HAPPY HOUR AT LUNA RED
Wine Bar Events
April 28 (3pm)

Sun.-Wed., 3-6pm & Thurs. 3pm-close

Luna Red
info@lunaredslo.com
Phone: 8055405243

Luna Red
1023 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Stage

LES MISERABLES...OR A WHOLE LOT LESS MISERABLE
April 28 (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 28 (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

Film and TV

WORLD PREMIER OF FEMME
April 28 (3pm)

Women Healing the World on April 28.

Barbara Muller
barbara@rain.org
Phone: 986-8567

Santa Barbara Junior High School
721 Cota St.
Santa Barbara

Cost: $10

Music

CHAMBER MUSIC AT THE FELLOWSHIP: MARY SUE GEE AND JUDITH DUNLORE
April 28 (2pm)

Mary Sue (soprano) and Judith  (mezzo soprano) explore the vocal duet repertoire. Includes works by the classical European composers and two contemptory American composers. Pianist Paul Woodring will accompany them on piano. April 28.

Jen Luster
contactjan@gmail.com
Phone: 786-4331
http://uuslo.org

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2201 Lawton Ave.
SLO

Cost: $20 general, $5 for students, children under 12 are free

THE COLLEEN RANEY BAND ON TOUR
Colleen Raney Band, left to right: Casey Neill (guitar, backing vocals), Colleen Raney (vocals, guitar, bodhrán), Johnny B. Connolly (button accordions)
THE COLLEEN RANEY BAND ON TOUR
April 28 (7pm)

Celtic music at its best on April 28.

Peter
sgallery@charter.net
Phone: 547-0278
http://steynberggallery.com

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $15

Kid Stuff

Caterpillars are Back!
April 28 (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

TEEN YOGA WORKSHOP
Teen Yoga
TEEN YOGA WORKSHOP
Teens
April 28 (1-3pm)

Ages 11-16. April 28.

Yoga Centre
yogacentre@yogacentre.com
Phone: 598-7100
http://yogacentre.com

Yoga Centre San Luis Obispo
1880 Santa Barbara St. #140
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $20 pre-registration and $25 at the door

Lectures and Learning

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY
Classes
April 28 (1-3pm)

Goes for 9 Sundays through June 30.

Josh Kitamura
FinancialPeace@mountainbrook.net
Phone: 543-3162
http://mountainbrook.net/directions

Mountainbrook Church
1775 Calle Joaquin
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: $90 (first class FREE)

Fundraisers

FORT HOPE BARBECUE AND WESTERN SHOW
Fort Hope
FORT HOPE BARBECUE AND WESTERN SHOW
April 28 (2pm)

On April 28.

Pat Loomis
plloomis@hotmail.com
Phone: 458-5702
http://forthope.org

Fort Hope
Huasna
Arroyo Grande

Cost: $50

HESPERIA HALL CHICKEN BARBECUE AND WHITE ELEPHANT AUCTION
Hesperia Hall Chicken BBQ and Wht Eleph Auction
HESPERIA HALL CHICKEN BARBECUE AND WHITE ELEPHANT AUCTION
April 28 (11am)

On April 28.

Collin RIley
collin@onespotservice.com
Phone: 472-2479
http://hesperiahall.org

Hesperia Hall
51602 Bryson Hesperia Rd.
Bradley

Cost: $10 adults

MBODY SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH YOGA FUNDRAISER
April 28 (9-10:30am)

On April 28 take a yoga class at MBody and the proceeds will go to the SARP Center and the NCWS.

Krista Stafford
kstafford@sarpcenter.org
Phone: 545-888

780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $5 Donation