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April 5

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

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

FELINE NETWORK ADOPT-A-PET
April 5 (11am-4pm every Saturday)

Cats and kittens available for adoption through April. Bring a new loved one into your life for the New Year!

Feline Network
info@felinenetwork.org
Phone: 549-9228
http://felinenetwork.org

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

OPEN STUDIO
April 5 (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 AND SALE
CENTRAL COAST ORCHID SHOW AND SALE
April 5 (April 5: 9am-5pm; April 6: 10am-5pm)

April 5-6.

Eric Holenda
cbh@charter.net
Phone: 929-5749

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

Cost: $5

SPRING INTO NATURE
SPRING INTO NATURE
April 5 (1-3pm)

Kids and parents will celebrate the outdoors in this free, hands-on nature crafts workshop on April 5. For reservations call 546-3190.

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

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Stage

THE IRISH CURSE
April 5 (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 5 (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 5

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

<em>THE CRUCIBLE</em>
The Crucible
THE CRUCIBLE
April 5 (7pm and 2pm)

The Civic Ballet of San Luis Obispo presents a new ballet inspired by Arthur Miller's The Crucible, April 5-6.

Civic Ballet of SLO
office@civicballetofslo.org
Phone: 756-4849
http://pacslo.org

Alex and Faye Spanos Theatre
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93407

Cost: $18-$30

Film and TV

BROWN BAG MOVIE NIGHT
April 5 (5:45pm)

April 5. Bring your dinner, we provide the popcorn. Sponsored by the Friends of Los Osos Library. Call for details.

Victoria Heussen
vheussen@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: free

Music

LAURIE LEWIS CD RELEASE PARTY
April 5 (Potluck at 5pm; show at 6pm)

The Red Barn Community Music Series in cooperation with KCBX Public Radio and the Live Oak Music Festival will present Laurie Lewis, Tom Rozum, and Nina Gerber in concert, April 5.

Red Barn Community Music Series
stuartmasonmusic@gmail.com
Phone: 215-0306

Red Barn Los Osos
2180 Palisades Ave
Los Osos 93402

Cost: $15 donation

ROBERT HERRERA IN CONCERT
Robert Herrera
ROBERT HERRERA IN CONCERT
April 5 (10pm)

on April 5. Performing a wide variety of Soul, Reggae, Folk, and other classics.

Robert Herrera
rherreramusic@gmail.com
Phone: (707) 703-8474

Luna Red
1023 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

SANDI HELLER: "PASTEL ADVENTURES"
April 5

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
Classes and Workshops
April 5 (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

CHAOS
Chaos
CHAOS
Openings and Receptions
April 5 (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 PASO
ART AFTER DARK PASO
Openings and Receptions
April 5 (6-9pm)

Art After Dark Paso, a program of ARTS Obispo, is held the first Saturday of every month in downtown Paso Robles. Galleries and other venues display the work of visual artists, feature performances in this fun, free, self-guided tour.

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

Downtown Paso Robles
Downtown Paso Robles
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

"ANIMAL INSTINCT"
"ANIMAL INSTINCT"
Special Art Events
April 5 (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 5

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

The Outdoors

CNPS-SLO COON CREEK FIELD TRIP
April 5 (9am)

April 5. Walk along Coon Creek looking for native species in bloom, including many trilliums, and observe the spring re-growth after last year’s controlled burn.

Bill Waycott
bill.waycott@gmail.com
Phone: 459-2103
http://cnpsslo.org

Montana de Oro
3550 Pecho Valley Rd
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

FITNESS FOR GOLF
April 5 (10-10:45am)

Exercises for flexibility, postural alignment, and muscle tone to improve the golf swing, Saturdays through April 12.

Tony Criscuolo
yogitony@juno.com
Phone: 542-0137

Laguna Golf Course
11175 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

BELLYFIT CLASSES
BELLYFIT CLASSES
Lessons and Classes
April 5 (Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm in SLO and Saturdays from 9-10am in Atascadero)

Bellyfit is a combination of African and belly dance, Bollywood, Pilates, and yoga, offered through May.

Leslie Thompson
ebtasam@aol.com
Phone: 550-6944
http://tribelation.webs.com

Ludwick Community Center
864 Santa Rosa
San Luis Obispo and Atascadero 93401

Cost: $8-10

TEMPLETON YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADING SIGN UPS
Team Sports
April 5 (9am-noon)

April 5. First come first serve basis. Sign up early and save money on registration and so your child is guaranteed a spot on the team.

TYFL
tyflsecretary@gmail.com
Phone: 591-8808
http://eteamz.com/tyfcl

Templeton Park
550 Crocker Street
Templeton 93465

Lectures and Learning

3 WINDOWS TO THE SELF
April 5 (10am)

Award-winning author Patricia Alexander, a leading authority on self-care, offers a workshop on April 5. With humor and kindness, she will bring you practical, creative techniques for more balance to apply to your real life. Includes book.

Patricia Alexander
patricia@patriciaalexander.com
Phone: 479-7778
http://branchmillorganics.com

Branch Mill Organic Farm
2815 Branch Mill Rd.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $45

BAY HEALTH & SCIENCE PRESENTATIONS
April 5 (1-4pm)

The State of the Bay report is a science-based assessment of the health of Morro Bay and the Morro Bay watershed. The report presents five years of data and research, April 5.

Kathryn Winfrey
kwinfrey@mbnep.org
Phone: 772-3834
http://mbnep.org

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Classes
April 5

Good Dogma is holding classes through April 21.

Good Dogma
gooddogma@hotmail.com
Phone: 528-8383

Red Barn
2180 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

3 WINDOWS TO THE SELF: HOW TO REPRIORIITIZE YOUR NEEDS TO CREATE MORE BALANCE, HEALTH, AND EMPOWERMENT
The Book of Comforts: Simple, Powerful Ways to Comfort Your Spirit, Body & Soul
3 WINDOWS TO THE SELF: HOW TO REPRIORIITIZE YOUR NEEDS TO CREATE MORE BALANCE, HEALTH, AND EMPOWERMENT
Classes
April 5 (10am-12:30pm)

Award-winning author Patricia Alexander, a leading authority on self-care, offers a workshop on April 5. With humor and kindness, she will bring you practical, creative techniques for more balance to apply to your real life. Book is included.

Patricia Alexander
patricia@PatriciaAlexander.com
Phone: 479-7778
http://branchmillorganics.com

Branch Mill Organic Farm
2815 Branch Mill Rd.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $45

Fundraisers

BBQ FUNDRAISER AND COMMUNITY FORUM
April 5 (4-6pm)

Join us for a BBQ dinner, pork ribs, chicken, beans, salad and a drink, April 5. Community forum, Q&A will follow.

Mary Lewis
oceanocommunityfarmersmarket@gmail.com
Phone: 458-2195

Boys and Girls Clubhouse
1830 19th St.
Oceano 93445

Cost: Suggested $10 donation

ESTERO BAY UMC ANNUAL CAR SHOW
April 5 (Check in: 7am-10am; Show; 10am-3pm.3pm)

April 5. All classes ad years.

Jerry Dobyns
ebumcmb@yahoo.com
Phone: 9005082

Estero Bay United Methodist Church
3000 Hemlock Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

MAD MEN AND WOMEN FOR THE ARTS
Mad Men & Women for the Arts
MAD MEN AND WOMEN FOR THE ARTS
April 5 (6-11pm)

ARTS Obispo is throwing their Annual Fundraiser (previously known as Arti Gras) on April 5.

ARTS Obispo
director@artsobispo.com
Phone: 544-9251
http://artsobispo.org

Elks Lodge
222 Elks Lane
San Luis Obispo 93406

Cost: $100

SPAGHETTI WESTERN ROTARY FUNDRAISER
April 5 (4-8pm)

Cowboy up and join the Rotary Club of SLO for Cafe Roma spaghetti, top sirloin bbq, fun movies, games for children, and a silent auction, on April 5. Proceeds benefit local charities and scholarships. Order online or call for reservations.

Dominique Bredeson
dominique.marino@gmail.com
Phone: 439-2000
http://slorotary.org

Ludwig Center
864 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo CA

Cost: $25 adults, $5 kids, under 2 free

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: 10TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER AND DANCE
April 5 (5:30-10pm)

Celebrate the band’s 10th anniversary and support the SLO Children’s Museum at the same time, April 5.

Sheryl
info@slocm.org
Phone: 545-5874
http://slocm.org

Pismo Beach Veterans' Hall
680 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $40

Volunteers

STATE PARK DOCENT TRAINING
April 5 (9am-1pm)

Training for Morro Bay, Montana de Oro, and Pismo State Park docents March 15, 22, 29, and April 5.

Morro Bay Museum of Natural History
ccspa.info
Phone: 772-2694

Morro Bay Museum of Natural History
State Park Rd.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free.