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SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
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.
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Takes place on Sundays from
SAN LUIS OBISPO
At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from
In the Town Park on Sat.
LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
Tues. at City Park from
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.
July 27 (6:30pm & 8:30pm)
July 27. The concert is free with paid admission to the CMSF.
Cost: Free with paid admission into the CMSF
GREAT KITCHENS OF CAMBRIA
A self guided tour and traveling luncheon, featuring six unique kitchens, July 27. Food at each house and raffle prizes.
July 27 (11am)
Learn about the history of bacon and discover the simple secrets that you can take home to start makin’ your own bacon, learning some of Chef’s favorite bacon recipes, on July 27.
July 27 (7pm)
July 27. Tickets can be purchased at midstatefair.com or at the CMSF Box office.
BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
July 27 (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.
Cost: $16-$21; Gala Opening: $30.00
PLAY ON! FLIGHTS OF FANCY FROM SHAKESPEARE TO BROADWAY
July 27 (Fri. & Sat. 7pm; Sat. & Sun. 2pm)
through July 27. Written, directed, and choreographed by Suzy Miller.
SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS & FARMERS' MARKET
July 27 (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.
FAMOUS JAZZ ARTIST SERIES
July 27 (4 and 7:15pm)
Vibraphonist Charlie Shoemake, celebrates his 77th birthday with a program of Rodgers and Hart songs, July 27. Bassist Ken Hustad, drummer Darrell Voss, and vocalist Sandi Shoemake will join him.
Cost: $15; $10 for students
July 27 (2-5pm)
July 27. 21+.
Cost: $10 (includes wine tasting)
PIANO BAR CABARET WORKSHOP SERIES
July 27 (1:00)
Piano Bar Cabaret Workshop series informational workshop this Sunday. If you love to sing, come and learn what it is all about!
Writers and Literature
SOUTH COUNTY POETRY
July 27 (5:30 PM)
Featuring Rudy Calderon, July 27. Rudy is the author of 15 books of poetry. His books have been required readings at Cal Poly.
SOUTH COUNTY POETRY
July 27 (5:30pm)
Rudy Calderon ,featured poet July 27. Rudy is the author of 15 books of poetry. His books have been required readings at Cal Poly and his personal voice is powerful.
Call For Artists
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.
Classes and Workshops
July 27 (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.
July 27 (6-8pm)
Marinella Senatore's exhibit will be on display through Aug. 17.
July 27 (1pm)
Our oceans need our help! Learn how to become a citizen scientist & collect valuable data about how people are using our marine protected areas (MPAs), July 27. Must be over 18. Register: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sports and Wellness
July 27 (9:00-10:30am)
Open to all levels, every Sunday morning.
The City of San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the 35th Anniversary of the SLO Triathlon July 27. Register at slotriathlon.org and active.com. Volunteers are needed.
Cost: $74 per person, $133 per team
Lectures and Learning
July 27 (10am-4pm)
Embark on a grand new journey that begins with a full-day playshop to experience the fabulous face of the divine feminine, July 27.
Community Notebook 11/20/14-11/27/14 Testing the waters: Locals prepare to submit a nomination to create a National Marine Sanctuary along the Central Coast Faculty association and Santa Maria Joint Union High School District struggle to come to terms with contract Political Watch 11/20/14 Community Corner: Santa Maria Keller Williams holds Toys for Tots drive Students and employers want a four-year college in Northern Santa Barbara County Pipeline crunch-time: A Nov. 21 hearing looms as Nipomo stakeholders consider key water decisions