Tuesday, July 22, 2014     Volume: 28, Issue: 51
Signup
Featured Slideshow

Slideshow

Panga Boat Bust 9/6

Weekly Poll
What local issue has you the most outraged?

The lawsuits against Chipotle.
The ongoing drama over fences at Ontario Ridge.
The spread of failed attempts to ban medical marijuana mobile dispensary services.
The proposal to prohibit people from setting up seats for the Cayucos Fourth of July parade.

Vote! | Poll Results

RSS Feeds

Latest News RSS
Current Issue RSS

Special Features
Delicious
Search or post SLO County food and wine establishments

New Times / Calendar Events

July 2

Special Events

EVENING DANCE INTENSIVES
June 17,June 18,June 19,June 24,June 25,June 26,July 1,July 2,July 3,July 8,July 9,July 10,July 15,July 16,July 17,July 22,July 23,July 24,July 29,July 30,July 31,August 5,August 6,August 7(5-8pm)

Includes Ballet, Pointe, Partnering, Spanish Character, Contemporary, Ballroom, Modern, and Jazz. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 8. Ages 13 through adult.

Diane Zink
everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 937-6753
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can DANCE
800 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $25 per evening

ADOPT-A-PET
June 28,July 5,July 12,July 19,July 26(11am)

Spring has sprung and the Feline Network has an assortment of cats and kittens who are looking for loving homes. All are tested, vaccinated, and spayed/neutered. Adoptions through July 26.

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

PETCO
271 Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo 93401

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

Music

ATASCADERO COMMUNITY BAND SUMMER CONCERTS
(7-8pm)

through Aug. 26. Playing marches, classic band literature, show tunes, and more.

Kent Cope
kentkathycope@gmail.com
Phone: 239-4644

Atascadero Lake Park
9305 Pismo Ave.
Atascadero 93422

CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
Concerts in the Plaza 2014 Kick Off
CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA
June 20,June 27,July 4,July 11,July 18,July 25(5-8pm)

Enjoy great music and a family-friendly environment during summer's premier concert series, through July 25.

Sarah Ragan
sarah@downtownslo.com
Phone: 541-0286
http://www.downtownslo.com

Mission Plaza
989 Chorro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS & FARMERS' MARKET
June 29,July 6,July 13,July 20,July 27,August 3,August 10,August 17(3-6pm)

Food vendors, bounce house for the kids, barbecue, beer & wine, and great local music from a new band every week through Aug. 17. Special Double Header on June 29 with the music starting at 1pm.

Nora O'Donnell
nodonnell@grover.org
Phone: 473-4580
http://grover.org

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

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

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

ART WORKSHOP

This class taught by Allen Capoferri will meet through Aug. 12, and focus on good composition, perspective, and expressive painting and drawing. 

Mary Foppiano
avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $165

H2O TWO
Bringing the Light
H2O TWO

These are not photographs, these are dreams that you are invited to enter and experience, through June 30. Some of these dreams are playful with people seeming to do ordinary acts like talking on the phone or pulling a wagon, but they are underwater.

Kabe Russell
dadagallery@hotmail.com
Phone: 400-8903
http://olivetreefinearts.com

Olive Tree Gallery
5850 Traffic Way
Atascadero 93422

Cost: Free

GALA PRIDE ART EXHIBIT

The Gay and Lesbian Alliance of the Central Coast will host its 8th annual GALA Pride Art Exhibit, through Aug. 15.

Phone: 541-4252

GALA Center
1060 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

SLO PAINTERS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT SHOW AND SALE

through July 31.

Blakeslee & Blakeslee
1101 Marsh
San Luis Obispo 93401

TOM SHULTZ LANDSCAPES

through Oct.

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

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

ROSEMARY PISCIOTTA ART EXHIBIT
July 1,July 2,July 3,July 4,July 5,July 8,July 9,July 10,July 11,July 12,July 15,July 16,July 17,July 18,July 19,July 22,July 23,July 24,July 25,July 26,July 29,July 30,July 31

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

AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Avila Beach Welcome Sign
AVILA ART ASSOCIATION CALL FOR PAINTERS
Call For Artists
June 21,June 28,July 5,July 12,July 19,July 26,August 2,August 9(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

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
June 25,June 26,June 27,June 28,June 29,July 1,July 2,July 3,July 4,July 5,July 6,July 8,July 9,July 10,July 11,July 12,July 13,July 15,July 16,July 17,July 18,July 19,July 20,July 22,July 23,July 24,July 25,July 26,July 27,July 29,July 30,July 31,August 1,August 2,August 3,August 5,August 6,August 7,August 8,August 9,August 10,August 12,August 13,August 14,August 15,August 16,August 17(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
May 11,May 14,May 15,May 16,May 17,May 18,May 21,May 22,May 23,May 24,May 25,May 28,May 29,May 30,May 31,June 1,June 4,June 5,June 6,June 7,June 8,June 11,June 12,June 13,June 14,June 15,June 18,June 19,June 20,June 21,June 22,June 25,June 26,June 27,June 28,June 29,July 2,July 3,July 4,July 5,July 6,July 9,July 10,July 11,July 12,July 13,July 16,July 17,July 18,July 19,July 20,July 23,July 24,July 25,July 26,July 27,July 30,July 31,August 1,August 2,August 3,August 6,August 7,August 8,August 9,August 10,August 13,August 14,August 15,August 16,August 17(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

FUR, FEATHERS & FINS EXHIBIT
Riley
FUR, FEATHERS & FINS EXHIBIT
Openings and Receptions
(6-8pm)

On display through July 29. An animal themed show benefiting 2nd Chance at Love Humane Society, a wonderful group that rehabilitates and finds homes for neglected, abused, and abandoned dogs.

Debbie
artcentra1329@yahoo.com
Phone: 747-4200

Art Central
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

IN THE OPEN AIR
In the Open Air
IN THE OPEN AIR
Openings and Receptions
(5pm)

exhibit through July 27.

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

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

BURL VREELAND EXHIBIT
Burl Vreeland Art Show
BURL VREELAND EXHIBIT
Special Art Events
(During store hours; opening reception 6pm)

Over 20 new pieces of art work will be on display, through July 28. The works are a mix of wood, acrylic, spray paint, and oil paint.

Burl Vreeland
burlvreeland@yahoo.com
Phone: 295-0177

Baxter Moerman
1118 Morro Street
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

EVERYBODY CAN DANCE SUMMER CAMP
(9am-3pm)

Three sessions through Aug. 8. Ages 6-14, daily Monday through Friday. Performance after each session.

Diane Zink
everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 937-6753
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can DANCE
800 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93455

Cost: $125 per week

SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Libraries

The Paso Robles City Library invites children, teens, and adults to kick off your summer with science-themed good reads and great programs, through Aug. 23.

Heather Stephenson
hstephenson@prcity.com
Phone: 237-3870

Paso Robles City Library
1000 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

SUMMER READING PROGRAM
SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Libraries
(10am-8pm)

Have a blast this summer with science-themed good reads and great programs, through Aug. 1.

Heather Stephenson
hstephenson@prcity.com
Phone: 237-3870

Paso Robles City Library
1000 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Sports and Wellness

BELLYFIT CLASSES
June 4,June 7,June 11,June 14,June 18,June 21,June 25,June 28,July 2,July 5,July 9,July 12,July 16,July 19,July 23,July 26,July 30(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

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
June 23,June 25,June 27,June 30,July 2,July 4,July 7,July 9,July 11,July 14,July 16,July 18,July 21,July 23,July 25,July 28,July 30,August 1,August 4,August 6,August 8,August 11,August 13,August 15,August 18,August 20,August 22(9:30am)

Join us in the "No Diva Zone" for a fun, energetic, and effective class where you dance away calories to Latin and international music, through Aug. 22.

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

So. County Regional Ctr.
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: First is free, then $6

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

ZUMBA IN SLO VETERAN'S HALL
Lessons and Classes
June 5,June 12,June 19,June 26,July 3,July 10,July 17,July 24,July 31(5:30pm)

Every Thursday. Beginners and drop-ins welcome.

Sue Klempner
Rosiethree@aol.com
Phone: (323) 273-9909

SLO Veteran's Hall
801 S. Grand
SLO 93401

Cost: $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

55FRESH FARMERS' MARKET
Big John's Produce
55FRESH FARMERS' MARKET
June 3,June 10,June 17,June 24,July 1,July 8,July 15,July 22(8:30am-11:30am)

Providing farmers and artisans within a 55 mile radius the opportunity to sell directly to consumers. Tuesday mornings, 8:30am to 11:30am in the Pismo Coast Shopping Plaza parking lot.

April McLaughlin
55FreshFarmersMarket@gmail.com
Phone: (559) 920-7655

55 Fresh Farmers' Market
555 Five Cities Dr.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

PISMO BEACH FARMERS MARKET
(June-Aug.: 3-7pm; March-April & Sept.-Oct.: 3-6pm; Nov.- Feb: 2-5.)

At the Pismo Beach Pier each Wednesday, where the produce meets the sea.

Violet
Violet@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Pier
581 Dolliver St.
Pismo Beach 93449

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

MAKERSPACE'S SUMMER MAKER CAMP
SLO MakerSpace
MAKERSPACE'S SUMMER MAKER CAMP
Classes
June 20,June 27,July 4,July 11,July 18,July 25,August 1(6-8pm)

Through Aug. 2, interactive maker projects for kids.

Clint Slaughter
contact@slomakerspace.com
Phone: 284-8885
http://slomakerspace.com

SLO MakerSpace
3988 Short St. Suite 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 non-members; $5 members

ODDS FELLOWS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
June 23,June 30,July 7,July 14,July 21,July 28,August 4(6pm)

Join us for our dinner meeting the first Monday of each month for dinner and social, through Aug. 4.

Dianne Tuttle
academytravel570@gmail.com
Phone: 781-2630
http://facebook.com/pages/Odd-Fellows-Hall/100851089959791

Dianne Tuttle
520 Dana St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 donation

Support Groups

SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP
June 9,June 13,June 16,June 20,June 23,June 27,June 30,July 4,July 7,July 11,July 14,July 18,July 21,July 25,July 28,August 1,August 4,August 8(Mon. 9-10:30am; Fri. 3-4:30pm)

This weekly group is for adult women that focuses on healing trauma from childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault, through August 8. Pre-registration is required.

Shannon Cantillano
contact@riseslo.org
Phone: 226-5400
http://riseslo.org

RISE
51 Zaca Lane, Ste. 140
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Suggested $10 donation

Volunteers

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,December 24(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

EVENING DANCE INTENSIVES
July 2 (5-8pm)

Includes Ballet, Pointe, Partnering, Spanish Character, Contemporary, Ballroom, Modern, and Jazz. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 8. Ages 13 through adult.

Diane Zink
everybodycandance@msn.com
Phone: 937-6753
http://everybodycandance.webs.com

Everybody Can DANCE
800 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $25 per evening

SLO SKIERS MONTHLY MEETING
July 2 (7:30pm)

Monthly meeting for the local non-profit sport and social club on July 2.

Pete
psaraf2@charter.net
Phone: 528-3194
http://sloskiers.org

SLO Elks' Club
222 Elks Lane
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free; annually $40

Stage

JULY COMEDY NIGHT
JULY COMEDY NIGHT
July 2 (7:30-10pm)

Local and out of town acts, July 2.

Kurtis Addison
biggfootcomedytroupe
Phone: 720-5249
http://facebook.com/events/1410240562597192/

Creekside Brewing Company
1040 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 94301

Cost: $5

Art

ROSEMARY PISCIOTTA ART EXHIBIT
July 2

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

FESTIVAL MOZAIC POSTER CELEBRATION PARTY
2014 Festival Mozaic Cover Art - Antonin's Dance
FESTIVAL MOZAIC POSTER CELEBRATION PARTY
July 2 (5:30pm)

View current and past festival posters and mingle with artist Sharon Harris and friends of Festival Mozaic before it begins, July 2. Music by the Shanks Family Quartet. Appetizers - no host bar. No tickets required.

Bettina Swigger
bettina@festivalmozaic.com
Phone: 781-3009
http://festivalmozaic.com

Cafe Roma
1020 Railroad Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ART BAR
Art Bar
ART BAR
Classes and Workshops
July 2 (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 2 (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

SLO BLUES YOUTH BASEBALL CAMP
SLO Blues Baseball
SLO BLUES YOUTH BASEBALL CAMP
Get Fit
July 2 (9am-noon)

Kids 7-12 of all skill levels can train with SLO Blues staff and players July 1-3. Camps will be in SLO, Atascadero, and Arroyo Grande. Camp fee includes t-shirt, tickets to fireworks game, and pizza on last day. Early registration recommended.

Vivianne Thorbecke
vthorbec@calpoly.edu
Phone: (408) 772-4784
http://bluesbaseball.com

Sinsheimer Stadium
900 Southwood Dr.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $160

Sports and Wellness

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
July 2

Will inlcude calisthenics, punching and blocking techniques, sparring, and kata, through July 8.

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

Okinawa Karate
1166 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $30 per month

AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES
July 2 (7:15pm)

with live drumming through July 2.

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

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

Cost: $8

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
July 2 (11am-noon)

Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies, Wednesdays through July 16.

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com

mBody Yoga & Massage
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10

BELLYFIT CLASSES
July 2 (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

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
July 2 (9:30am)

Join us in the "No Diva Zone" for a fun, energetic, and effective class where you dance away calories to Latin and international music, through Aug. 22.

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

So. County Regional Ctr.
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: First is free, then $6

OKINAWA KARATE CLASSES
July 2

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