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July 12

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.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

Music

AUDITIONS FOR THE VOCAL ARTS ENSEMBLE

Auditions for the award-winning Vocal Arts Ensemble will be held Sept. 2. Contact Gary Lamprecht at glamprecht@charter.net for audition piece and time.

Gary Lamprecht
glamprecht@charter.net
Phone: 748-8680

Vocal Arts Ensemble
1870 Doris Ave
Los Osos, CA 93402

Writers and Literature

POETRY
Poetry
(7pm)

New Theorem Press's "Friday Edition Poetry Series" every third Friday of the month through Sept.

Benny Biesek
benny.biesek@gmail.com
Phone: 215-3370
http://newtheorem.blogspot.com

SLOMA
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 General; $4 Student

Art

TOM SHULTZ LANDSCAPES

through Oct.

Phone: 541-5860
http://tomshultzart.com

Taste Restaurant
2900 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

SEEING, THINKING, LIVING

Exhibit of photography by Gary Dwyer, through Aug. 31.

http://sloma.org

San Luis Obispo
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

WILLIAM KENYON EXHIBIT

through Aug. 31. For more info please call 543-4902.

Rene I. Scarnegi
frstcls@aol.com
Phone: 543-4902

West End Espresso & Tea
670-A Higuera St.
San LuisObispo 93401

Cost: Free

GEMS OF THE WEST
Vernazza
GEMS OF THE WEST
Artists
July 7,July 8,July 9,July 10,July 11,July 14,July 15,July 16,July 17,July 18,July 21,July 22,July 23,July 24,July 25,July 28,July 29,July 30,July 31,August 1,August 4,August 5,August 6,August 7,August 8,August 11,August 12,August 13,August 14,August 15,August 18,August 19,August 20,August 21,August 22,August 25,August 26,August 27,August 28,August 29,September 1,September 2,September 3,September 4,September 5(9am-4:30pm)

Art exhibit by Sandi Heller, through Sept. 5. Pastel Landscapes from the Central Coast, Sierras, Canyonlands and Vernazza, Italy.

Sandi Heller
sandih5@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 547-1628
http://sandihellerart.com

Office of Dr. Eibschutz
1039 Murray Ave. Suite 200
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
July 2,July 7,July 9,July 14,July 16,July 21,July 23,July 28,July 30,August 4,August 6,August 11,August 13,August 18,August 20,August 25,August 27

Will inlcude calisthenics, punching and blocking techniques, sparring, and kata, through Sept. 1.

Richard Ringer
richard.ringer1@gmail.com
Phone: 305-2132

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30 per month

AIKIDO
July 3,July 8,July 10,July 15,July 17,July 22,July 24,July 29,July 31,August 5,August 7,August 12,August 14,August 19,August 21,August 26,August 28(5:15-6:45pm)

Ongoing classes through Aug. 28 in the Japanese martial art that protects without causing harm. Beginners and visitors are welcome.

Greg Barker
gabarker@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 704-8613

Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $37

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
July 9,July 16,July 23,July 30,August 6,August 13,August 20,August 27

with live drumming through Aug. 27.

Bruce Ogilvie
info@highermovement.com
Phone: 305-0172

Central Coast Afro Rhythm and Dance
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93402

Cost: $8

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

BRIAN WATERBURY MEMORIAL ROST TOE PIER RUN
July 12 (6:30am)

July 12.

Karen Sweeny
ksweeny@morro-bay.ca.us
Phone: 772-6281
http://leaguelineup.com/rock2pier

Morro Rock
end of Coleman Dr.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $25-$60

CENTRAL COAST LAVENDER FESTIVAL
July 12 (10am-5pm)

Lavender vendors, food, demos, and music, July 12.

Norma Moye
info@pasoroblesdowntown.org
Phone: 238-4103
http://pasoroblesdowntown.org

Downtown City Park
12th & Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

CENTRAL COAST LAVENDER FESTIVAL
July 12 (10am-5pm)

July 12.

http://cclavenderfestival.com

City Park
11th St. & Park St.
Paso Robles , CA 93446

E-CYCLE IN LOS OSOS
July 12 (Mon-Fri: 5-7pm; Sat: 9am-1pm)

Rotary Club of Los Osos sponsors free electronic recycling,July 7 through July 12. TVs, Monitors, etc. No large appliances.

Michelle Caretto
mcaretto242hotmail.com
Phone: 528-1257
http://losososrotary.org

Trinity United Methodist Church
490 Pine St.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

2014 EMBRACE THE JUGS PARTY
Bringing Survivors and Supporters alike together in the vines.
2014 EMBRACE THE JUGS PARTY
Winery Events
July 12 (2-4pm)

Offers guests an enjoyable afternoon of bold Pianetta Wines and an array of flavorful lunch selections. The winery will be pouring both a Boudreaux based red blend as well as Rose bottled in an old-fashioned moonshine jug, July 12.

Mallory Spann
mallory@pianettawinery.com
Phone: 226-4005
http://pianettawinery.com

Pianetta Winery and Vineyards
75751 Indian Valley Rd
San Miguel 93451

Cost: $10-$25

Stage

<em>GUYS AND DOLLS</em>
Guys and Dolls, one of the greatest American musicals, offers up the delightful happy ending, as Sarah Brown (Tara Brinkman) far left, and Sky Masterson (Tony Costa) end up falling in love despite their differences. Adelaide (Kristen Saunders) and Nathan
GUYS AND DOLLS
July 12 (7:30pm)

Classical musical bustling with gamblers, gangsters, and sassy showgirls that celebrates Broadway’s golden era with one of the greatest scores ever written. Performances will be on Fridays and Saturdays June 27-July 19.

Cynthia Anthony
laurie@winecountrytheatre.com
Phone: 610-0786
http://winecountrytheatre.com/

Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
3201 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $25 general; $15 student

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
July 12 (Fri/Sat: 7:30 pm; Sun: 3pm)

Neil Simon's classic comedy of young newlyweds learning to adjust to each others' different views on life, through Aug. 10.

Pewter Plough Playhouse
boxoffice@pewterploughplayhouse.org
Phone: 927-3877
http://pewterploughplayhouse.org

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: $16-$21; Gala Opening: $30.00

PLAY ON! FLIGHTS OF FANCY FROM SHAKESPEARE TO BROADWAY
July 12 (Fri. & Sat. 7pm; Sat. & Sun. 2pm)

through July 27. Written, directed, and choreographed by Suzy Miller.

SLO Little Theatre
pattythayer@slolittletheatre.org
Phone: 786-2440
http://slolittletheatre.org/

SLO Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $35

<em>DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST</em>
Disney's Beauty and the Beast
DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
July 12

through July 20.

Kelrik Productions
info@kelikproductions.com
Phone: 759-4849
http://keikproductions.org

Spanos Theater
1 Grand Ave
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $35-$45

Music

KENNY LOGGINS AND THE BLUE SKY RIDERS IN CONCERT
July 12 (8pm; doors open at 6:30pm)

on July 12.

amphitheatre@vinarobles.com
Phone: 286-3680
http://vinaroblesamphitheatre.com/concerts

Vina Robles Amphitheatre
3800 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $32-$65

UNFINISHED BUSINESS IN CONCERT
Unfinished Business
UNFINISHED BUSINESS IN CONCERT
July 12 (7pm)

on July 12.

Ed Miller
unfinishedbusiness@charter.net
Phone: 431-3067
http://unfinished-business.org

Gold Rush Cantina
108 Cuyama Lane
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $10

Writers and Literature

BOOK-SIGNING FOR WHITEBLOSSOMS BY BILLY WHISENANT
July 12 (2-4pm)

July 12.

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

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Art

ROSEMARY PISCIOTTA ART EXHIBIT
July 12

Cambria artist Rosemary Pisciotta is exhibiting a wide selection of her works in acrylic and mixed media, including figures, seascapes, and abstracts, through July 31. Sales benefit the Friends of the Library.

Joen Kommer
jkommer@slolibrary.org
Phone: 927-4336

Cambria Library
1043 Main St.
Cambria 93428

MICHELLE ELLIS EXHIBIT
Art at Wineries
July 12 (11am-5pm)

through Aug. 10. Exhibit features unique, highly textured, contemporary art as well as abstract artwork.

Amanda Grindley
amanda@breconestate.com
Phone: 238-2778

Brecon Estate Winery
7450 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Avila Beach Welcome Sign
AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Call For Artists
July 12 (10am-5pm)

Avila Art on the Plaza is calling for new painters. Sell your art all day every Saturday from through October.

Gay Melody Sullivan
gaymelody@msn.com
Phone: 627-0256

Avila Plaza Art Walk
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

HANDCRAFTED FOR THE HOLIDAYS
HANDCRAFTED FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Call For Artists
July 12

California artists are invited to submit applications by Aug. 1, to be a part of our annual December exhibition and sale of fine craft including glass, metal, wood, and fabric.

Sasha Irving
sasha@studiosonthepark.org
Phone: 238-9800
http://studiosonthepark.org

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
July 12 (Tues-Fri: 7pm; Sat: 11am & 7pm; Sun: noon & 4pm)

In a relaxed, social setting, our resident artists will guide you through replicating the nights chosen painting, through Aug. 17. Wine, beer and charcuterie service available. The $40 fee includes canvas, paints, instruction, and a cocktail.

Art Bar
info@artbarslo.com
Phone: 544-9100
http://artbarslo.com

Art Bar
1130 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40

BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Marinella Senatore, Piccolo Caos (Little Chaos), 2013, Fine art print on Hahnemühle paper, 160 x 300 cm, Courtesy Peres Projects, Berlin
BUILDING COMMUNITIES EXHIBIT
Museums
July 12 (6-8pm)

Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.

MCASB Press
press@mcasantabarbara.org
Phone: 966-5373

Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara
653 Paseo Nuevo
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: FREE

Kid Stuff

FIZZ BOOM READS FOR THE LIBRARY
Libraries
July 12 (3pm)

Spark a reaction with "fizz" minus the "boom" with cool experiments combining substances to observe chemical reactions, July 12. Grades 6-12; pre-register.

Margaret
kbarnhart@slolibrary.org
Phone: 929-3994
http://slolibrary.org

Nipomo Library
918 West Taft
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

SOLAR S'MORES
Libraries
July 12 (2-4pm)

Find out about “solar cooking,” July 12. Sponsored by the Friends of the Los Osos library.

Chase McMunn
cmcmunn@slolibrary.org
Phone: 528-1862

Los Osos Library
2075 Palisades
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

BELLYFIT CLASSES
July 12 (varies)

A combination of African belly dance, Bollywood, pilates, and yoga; offered through July 30.

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

Ludwick Community Center
864 Santa Rosa
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $8-$10

Lectures and Learning

GRIEF: COMMUNICATING YOUR NEEDS WORKSHOP
July 12 (10-11:30am)

July 12. Free workshop to learn about grief and recovery with Grief Recovery Specialist Debbra Bronstad, LMFT, and Ken Shadle, Hospice Chaplain.

Andrea Macy
amacy@gracevine.com
Phone: RSVP 489-4200
http://gracevine.com

Grace Bible Church
100 Rodeo Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

HOW TO MAKE A GEM ESSENCE
July 12 (10am)

July 12. Learn about using crystal energy for healing and how to use that energy for internal issues like digestion, inflammation, anxiety, insomnia, etc.

Ruby Dragon
rubydragonrocks@aol.com
Phone: 772-1100

Ruby Dragon
600 Morro Bay Blvd. #C
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $10

COOKING WITH ONLY THE SUN
Classes
July 12 (12:30-2pm)

Class teaches all ages how to use a solar oven for cooking food and pasteurizing water. Learn to save money, help developing countries, and even save lives, July 12.

Phyllis Davies
Phyllis@DaviesCo.com
Phone: 440-9346

Davies' Farm
5015 Jesperson
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

PARENTING FROM THE BARN
Classes
July 12

Experiential program to guide and empower parents, through Aug. 16. Learn solutions and effective strategies with the help of horses. Establish leadership, engage cooperation, and communicate openly in a supportive environment. Horse experience not required.

Janine
info@herdsofwisdom.com
Phone: 762-4862
http://herdsofwisdom.com

Herds of Wisdom
Garden Farms
Atascadero 93422

Cost: $315 for a couple; $240 for a single

Fundraisers

PARENTS NIGHT OUT FUNDRAISER FOR FAMILY CARE NETWORK
July 12 (5:30-10:30pm)

July 12. Presented by Family Care Network and Performance Athletics Gymnastics. Drop off your child for an evening of fun, games, gymnastics, pizza, and a G-rated movie. Ages 4-17 (must be potty trained). Please call to reserve your spot.

Mac Schnepel
Office@PerformanceAthleticsSLO.com
Phone: 5471496
http://PerformanceAthleticsSLO.com

Performance Athletics Gymnastics
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40 per child or $60 per family