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April 4

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

Writers and Literature

CORNERS OF THE MOUTH POETRY
Poetry
March 16,April 20,May 18,June 15,July 20,August 17(7pm)

takes place every third Sun. with a featured poet. An open reading will follow.

Kevin Patrick Sullivan
kpsslopoet@charter.net
Phone: 547-1318

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
SLO 93401

Cost: Free

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

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

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

LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
(2-4:30pm)

Mondays.

Phone: 748-1109

At Second and Santa Maria Streets
Los Osos

PASO ROBLES
(3-6pm)

Tues. at City Park from

Phone: 748-1109
http://northcountyfarmersmarkets.com

11th and Spring St.
Paso Robles

Lectures and Learning

HEARST CASTLE
(Times vary)

The mother of all state parks is open to the public for magical tours, films, memorabilia and more. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind experience. Docent-led tours give incredible insight to Hearst and the history of his castle.

Phone: 800-444-4445 or 927-2074
http://hearstcastle.com

San Simeon

Volunteers

CASA INFO SESSIONS
CASA INFO SESSIONS
January 22,February 26,March 26,April 23,May 28,June 25,July 23,August 27,September 24,October 22,November 26(Noon)

Learn more about becoming a volunteer advocate for an abused child or a mentor to a former foster child, fourth Wednesdays.

Cathy Orton
corton@slocasa.org
Phone: 541-6542
http://slocasa.org

CASA
75 Higuera St., Suite 180
San Luis Obispo 93401

Special Events

OPEN STUDIO
April 4 (Noon-5pm)

For individuals and families who come to create at their leisure, through May 17. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

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

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

Cost: $5/hr

CENTRAL COAST ORCHID SHOW BENEFIT
April 4 (6:30-9:30pm)

April 4. Featuring local wines, hors d’oeuvres, live music, a silent auction, and an awards presentation. Guest judges, local celebrities, and mayors will select their favorite orchid. Attendees get the first selection of orchids to purchase.

The Dunes Center
admin@dunescenter.org
Phone: 343-2455
http://dunescenter.org

South County Regional Center
800 S. Branch St
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $45

Stage

THE IRISH CURSE
April 4 (Fri. 8pm, Sat. 3pm & 8 pm, Sun. 7pm)

From its blistering language to its brutally honest look at sex and body image, this comedy by Martin Casella, a revealing portrait of how men, and society, define masculinity, plays through April 6.

Jake Liam McGuire
thespot@thespotag.com
Phone: 474-5711
http://thespotag.com

The Spot
116 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $15-$20

<em>PROOF</em>
PROOF
April 4 (2pm and 7pm)

SLO Little Theatre presents Proof, a Pulitzer Prize winning drama by David Auburn, through April 27.

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org/mainstage?s=00000023

San Luis Obispo Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$25

<em>YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN THE MUSICAL</em>
AHS Drama performs Young Frankenstein
YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN THE MUSICAL
April 4

Presented by Atascadero High School Drama on April 10-12 at 7pm and April 13 at 2pm. Tickets available at brownpapertickets.com.

Jesse Torrey
atascaderodramaboosters@gmail.com
Phone: 464-7110
http://ahsdramaboosters.org

Templeton Performing Arts Center
1200 Main St.
Templeton 93465

Music

BROWN BAG CONCERT
Robert & Janita Baker
BROWN BAG CONCERT
April 4 (Noon)

Enjoy Americana music from Robert and Janita Baker, April 4.

Mike Suddarth
fmsuddarth@charter.net
Phone: 543-3070

1st Presbyterian Church
Marsh & Morro
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

CAL POLY FACULTY CHAMBER ENSEMBLE RECITAL
CAL POLY FACULTY CHAMBER ENSEMBLE RECITAL
April 4 (7:30pm)

Members of the faculty perform masterworks on April 4.

Cal Poly Music Department
music@calpoly.edu
Phone: 756-2406
http://music.calpoly.edu/calendar/

Cal Poly Davidson Music Center Room 218
Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $5 at the door

Art

SANDI HELLER: "PASTEL ADVENTURES"
April 4

Pastel landscapes featuring travel around the West and Central Coast, through April 30.

Sands Motel
sandssuites.com
Phone: 441-4657
http://sandihellerart.com

Sands Motel
1930 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

PAINT & PINOT ART CLASSES
Heartwork City Studios in Atascadero
PAINT & PINOT ART CLASSES
Classes and Workshops
April 4 (6pm-9pm)

Taught by Professional Artist Denise Braun, through April 26.

Denise Braun
clipingirl@gmail.com
Phone: 835-5991
http://heartworkandsoul.com

Heartwork City Studios
6105 El Camino Real
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $55 per person

"MOTHER EARTH IN PERIL"
Galleries
April 4 (6-9pm)

Exhibit of paintings from artist Joanne Beaule Ruggles, for Art After April 4.

Steynberg Gallery
sgallery@charter.net
Phone: 547-0278
http://steynbergallery.com

Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Cost: Free

ALMOND COUNTRY QUILTERS GUILD MEETING
Meetings and Associations
April 4 (6:30pm)

Quilting teacher and author Christine Barnes (christinebarnes.com),will present a lecture titled “Color! Color! Color!” on April 4.

Jenny Phipps
jphipps78@gmail.com
Phone: 4611266
http://almondcountryquilters.org

Trinity Lutheran Church
940 Creston Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

CHAOS
Chaos
CHAOS
Openings and Receptions
April 4 (5-7pm)

Let your hair down and explore the surreal, the realistic, or the abstract, through April 27.

Rod Payor
Publicity@pasoroblesart.org
Phone: 235-0798

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

ART AFTER DARK
ART AFTER DARK
Openings and Receptions
April 4 (6-9pm)

April 4. A program of ARTS Obispo, this free, self-guided tour of galleries and non-traditional art venues showcases the work of local visual, literary, and performing artists. Held the first Friday of the month.

Lori Lerian
programs@artsobispo.org
Phone: 544-9251
http://artsobispo.org

Downtown San Luis Obispo
Downtown San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

"ANIMAL INSTINCT"
"ANIMAL INSTINCT"
Special Art Events
April 4 (noon)

art exhibit through April 27. Celebrating the agricultural soul and native spirit of Paso Robles through original imagery of livestock and wild creatures.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238.9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine Street
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
KID'S MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES
Get Fit
April 4

Paragon Brazilian Jiu Jitsu offers kids classes in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai through June 3. Ages 4 & up. First two classes free.

Chris Lovato
paragonslo@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 305-7512
http://www.paragonbjjslo.com

Paragon BJJ
235 Tank Farm, Unit J
San Luis Obispo 93401

Sports and Wellness

FREE PROJECT OF LIGHT CLINIC
April 4 (11am-2pm)

Sessions of light and tone offered by the Lightshare team on April 4. No appointment is necessary and all are welcome.

Wendy McKenna
wendy@lightshare.us
Phone: 438-4347
http://lightshare.us

Santa Margarita Community Hall
Corner of Murphy and I Streets
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Free

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
April 4 (9:30 AM)

First class is free, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, through April 21.

Trish
trishmhall@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 801-7012
http://gozumbagirl.com

South County Regional Center
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $6

BOOTCAMP
Boot camp at Tantrum Fitness
BOOTCAMP
Lessons and Classes
April 4 (6-7am)

Monday through Friday, through April 11.

Claudia
Indo@tantrumfitness.com
Phone: 474-9928
http://tantrumbombshells.com

Tantrum Fitness
1590 W Grand
Grover Beach 93433

Fundraisers

COMMUNITY COUNSELING CENTER FUNDRAISER
April 4 (6pm)

The Community Counseling Center will host a fundraiser screening of Frankie & Alice starring Halle Berry on April 4.

James Statler
director@cccslo.com
Phone: 543-7969
http://cccslo.com

Fremont Theatre
1035 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: General admission $20, VIP $50