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September 21

Music

NEW YOUTH POP CHOIR
September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29(3:30-5:30pm )

Do you have kids between the ages of 9-15 that love to sing? Voce Studio, a private voice studio in Arroyo Grande, is starting a new pop choir this fall. (under age 9 by audition!) Enrollment open now through Nov. 3.

Deanna Delore
operacharm@gmail.com
Phone: 503-8442
http://keepsinging.net

Voce Studio
131 Bridge St., Suite A
Arroyo Grande 93420

JAZZ JAM SESSIONS
September 11,October 9,November 13,December 11,January 8,February 12,March 12,April 9,May 14(7-9pm)

On the 2nd and 4th Thursdays. Co-sponsored by the San Luis Obispo County Jazz Federation. Sessions from September through May.

Mike Botwin
botwin@att.net
Phone: 543-1200
http://slojazz.org

Linaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
SLO 93401

Cost: Free

Writers and Literature

NORTH COUNTY WRITING SUPPORT GROUP
September 8,September 15,September 22,September 29,October 6,October 13,October 20,October 27(6-9pm)

through Oct. 27. Encouragement, kindness, and truth, for publication or personal growth. Led by Award-Winning author/editor Patricia Alexander.

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

Patricia's Home
1063 Sleepy Hollow Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $20 per meeting or $15 for 4 meetings, in advance.

Art

WILLIAM KENYON EXHIBIT

through Oct. 31.

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

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

Cost: Free

ARTIST RECEPTION FOR LIZ MARUSKA
Love Notes from the Coast, Romantic Landscapes from the Central Coast
ARTIST RECEPTION FOR LIZ MARUSKA
Openings and Receptions
September 22,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 26,September 29,September 30,October 1,October 2,October 3,October 6,October 7,October 8,October 9,October 10,October 13,October 14,October 15,October 16,October 17,October 20,October 21,October 22,October 23,October 24,October 27,October 28,October 29,October 30,October 31,November 3,November 4,November 5,November 6,November 7,November 10,November 11,November 12,November 13,November 14(5:30pm)

Liz Maruska's Love Notes from the Coast, Romantic Landscapes of the Central Coast is a celebration of vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow as well as cool blue, that depict the changing nature of our sea and skies. On display through Dec. 5.

LIZ MARUSKA
liz@lizmaruska.com
Phone: 528-2654
http://lizmaruska.com

Edward Jones
1236 Los Osos Valley Rd. Suite J
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

LINDA POLLEY-WALD
Zippermania
LINDA POLLEY-WALD
Special Art Events

Mixed media pieces and paintings by artist Linda Polley-Wald on view  through Oct. 31. Polley-Wald's work focuses on her everyday life.

Box Office
clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444

The Clark Center of the Performing Arts
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

AFTER SCHOOL POTTERY
Create and Learn
September 9,September 11,September 16,September 18,September 23,September 25,September 30,October 2,October 7,October 9,October 14,October 16,October 21,October 23,October 28,October 30(Tues. and Thurs. from 3:30-5pm)

Anam-Cre' Pottery studio is taking enrollments for classes in sculpting and throwing on the potters wheel, through Oct. 30. Expect to complete 4-5 clay pieces in 2 sessions.

Shevon Sullivan
anamcre@charter.net
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Shevon Sullivan
570 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25 per session

MAKER FRIDAYS KID'S NIGHT
Create and Learn
September 19,September 26,October 3,October 10,October 17,October 24,October 31(6-8pm)

Friday Kid’s Nights are a 2 hour long kids “camp” held each week through Oct. 31. There will be a new science or technology related activity each week for the kids and their parents/guardians.

Liam
contact@slomakerspace.com
Phone: 242-1285

SLO MakerSpace
3988 Short Street Suite 100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 for members and $10 for non-members

FALL HORSEMANSHIP & RIDING CLASSES
Special Events
September 20,September 27,October 4,October 11,October 18,October 25,November 1(1-3pm)

For ages 8 and up. Saturdays, through Nov. 1. Attend any or all. No horse experience necessary. Activities include learning about horse behavior and body language, grooming, leading, and basic riding. Space is limited, call ahead: 451-1585.

Heather Green
greenbluehealing@gmail.com
Phone: 451-1585

2991 Poco Rd.
Templeton 93465

Cost: $35 per class/$200 package rate for all

Sports and Wellness

BABY AND ME YOGA CLASSES
September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29,November 5(11am)

Sixty minutes of movement, exercise, and relaxation for new moms and their babies. Most Wednesdays. Check website for exact dates: mbodyslo.com

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

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

Cost: $10

GUINEAN DANCE CLASSES
September 12,September 19,September 26,October 3,October 10,October 17,October 24,October 31

Mory Moussa Bangoura is teaching traditional dances from Guinea, West Africa, every Friday through Oct. 31.  These fun and energetic classes will feature live drumming by skilled percussionists. All levels and drop in students are welcome.

Mory Moussa Bangoura
morymoussab@gmail.com
Phone: 904-4788

Yoga Centre
672 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $12

COMMUNITY YOGA
September 14,September 21,September 28,October 5,October 12,October 19,October 26,November 2,November 9(10:45-noon)

Open to all levels. Every Sunday morning.

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

mBODY Yoga Studio
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

COMMUNITY YOGA
September 19,September 26,October 3,October 10,October 17,October 24,October 31,November 7,November 14(9-10:30am)

Every Friday. All levels welcome.

Alicia Klein
aliciaklein@gmail.com
Phone: 547-9642

mBODY Yoga Studio
1724 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

THE PIT: BULLY PROOF YOUR CHILD
THE PIT: Bully Proof Your Child
THE PIT: BULLY PROOF YOUR CHILD
Lessons and Classes
September 8,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 15,September 16,September 17,September 18,September 22,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 29,September 30,October 1,October 2,October 6,October 7,October 8,October 9,October 13,October 14,October 15,October 16,October 20,October 21,October 22,October 23,October 27,October 28,October 29,October 30

classes, through Oct. 31. Give your child the gift of confidence and bully proof them. They will learn confidence, discipline, respect, and focus all while having fun and getting healthy.

Heather
heather@thepit.tv
Phone: 473-2500

The Pit Martial Arts & Fitness
1106 E Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: $29 per month

CHAIR YOGA
Lessons and Classes
September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29,November 5(9:15am)

Chair yoga taught by a certified instructor, through Nov. 5. For questions call 489-2990.

Sigrid
sigrid_long@yahoo.com
http://saintbarnabas-ag.org/

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
301 Trinity Dr.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Suggested donation of $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

Lectures and Learning

EXCAVATING YOUR BURIED TREASURE
September 3,September 10,September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29(7pm)

An ongoing in-depth exploration of your own well of creativity, facilitated by poet, writer, performer, Francesca Nemko. All genres of artistic expression uncovered, from through Nov. 3.

Francesca Nemko
francescajazzpoet@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 786-4325

Unity SLO
1130 Orcutt Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

ADULT POTTERY
Classes
September 6,September 9,September 10,September 11,September 12,September 13,September 16,September 17,September 18,September 19,September 20,September 23,September 24,September 25,September 26,September 27,September 30,October 1,October 2,October 3,October 4,October 7,October 8,October 9,October 10,October 11,October 14,October 15,October 16,October 17,October 18,October 21,October 22,October 23,October 24,October 25,October 28,October 29,October 30,October 31,November 1

through Nov. 11. In an intimate creative space with 6 wheels, 2 kilns, and a slab roller. Bring a friend and learn the fundamentals of creating with clay. Mornings, nights, and weekends.

Shevon Sullivan
anamcre@charter.net
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Anam-Cre' studio
570 Higuera
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $25

LIVING THE ETERNAL WAY
Classes
September 17,September 24,October 1,October 8,October 15,October 22,October 29,November 5,November 12(6:30-8:30pm)

with Rev. Devin Kent Sodt, through Nov. 12. If you would like to thrive in all aspects of life, come learn a time tested spiritual science for fulfilled and spiritually conscious living. Rev. Sodt will present teachings from Yogacharya O'Brian's book Living the Eternal Way.

Devin
devin@awakeninginterfaith.org
Phone: 772-0306
http://awakeninginterfaith.org

Awakening Interfaith Spiritual Community
1130 Napa Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free will donation

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

FRIENDS OF THE ELEPHANT SEAL FALL TRAINING
September 13,September 20,September 27,October 4,October 11,October 18,October 25

for volunteer docent guides this September and October. Classes will be held on Oct. 18 and 25.

Peter Frith
peterfrith3@gmail.com
Phone: 924-1628
http://elephantseal.org

Cavalier Plaza
San Simeon
San Simeon 93452

Cost: Free

Special Events

CLIMATE MARCH
The Future is a stake
CLIMATE MARCH
September 21 (2pm)

People’s Climate March: A Weekend to Bend the Course of History, Sept. 21.

Heidi Harmon
sacredheart9395@yahoo.com
Phone: 550-8444

Mitchell Park
San Luis Obispo 93401

GRAND OPENING SLO CREATIVE STUDIO
Grand Opening
GRAND OPENING SLO CREATIVE STUDIO
September 21

through 27. Daily deals, open Friday late night, sewing orientations, demos, and make and take prizes.

Janet Mease
slocre8ive@gmail.com
Phone: (812) 345-1552
http://slo-creative.com

SLO Creative Studio
3536 S Higuera St. Ste. 210
San Luis Obispo 93401

Stage

GOOD PEOPLE
September 21 (Fri. & Sat. 7pm; Sat. & Sun. 2pm)

SLO Little Theatre presents the award winning play by David Lindsey-Abaire, through Sept. 21.

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

SLO Little Theatre
888 Morro St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $15-$26

STOP KISS
September 21 (7pm)

through Sept. 22. A poignant and funny play about the ways, both sudden and slow, that lives can change irrevocably," said Variety.

Kelli Howard
Kellihoward@me.com
Phone: 709-0641

Suspended Motion
207 Suburban Rd.
San Luis obispo 93401

Cost: $10 suggested donation

JEFF DUNHAM COMEDY AND VENTRILOQUISM
September 21 (8pm; doors open at 6:30pm)

on Sept. 21.

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

Vina Robles Amphitheatre
3800 Mill Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $50.95-$76.55

LAUGH LOUDER
Laugh Louder
LAUGH LOUDER
September 21 (6:30pm)

Sept. 21. Hosted by Robert Hill and featuring Noah Gain, Ben Bradley, Bruce Gray, and Trevor Dustin.

Robert Hill
hillchief@hotmail.com
Phone: 591-9936
http://facebook.com/robertchiefhill

Shell Cafe
1351 Price St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Free

Music

SIZZLIN SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS MARKET
September 21 (3pm)

Farmers market vendors, barbecue, beer and wine, and great local music from a new band every week through Sept. 28.

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

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Arroyo Grande Village Summer Concert Series Logo
ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
September 21 (1pm)

through Sept. 21. Alternating Sundays at 1pm. Featuring unique bands, nonprofit organizations, and sponsors.

Curtis
curtis@curtisreinhardt.com
Phone: 773-4173
http://arroyograndevillage.org

Rotary Bandstand - Heritage Square Park
Corner of Nelson St. and Mason St.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Free

SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS' MARKET
FUN, MUSIC, FOOD AND MORE AT THE SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS & FARMERS' MARKET!
SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS' MARKET
September 21 (3-6pm)

Farmers' market vendors, bounce house for kids, BBQ, beer and wine, and great local music with a new band every week, Sundays through Sept. 28.

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

Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach 93433

Cost: Free

KAREN TYLER IN CONCERT
Karen Tyler
KAREN TYLER IN CONCERT
September 21 (1-4pm)

Sept. 21.

Steve Key
stevekey57@gmail.com
Phone: 204-6821
http://songwritersatplay.com

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

LIVE MUSIC
Live Music at Morovino Winery
LIVE MUSIC
September 21 (3-5pm)

Every Sunday afternoon. Check morovino.com for a schedule of amazing musicians.

Andrea
mrs.vino@morovino.com
Phone: 627-1443

Morovino Winery
76 Landing Passage
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: $10

Writers and Literature

A WANDOT EVENT AT GALA
September 21 (3-5pm)

Original LGBT poetry and short stories read by poet Glenna Luschei, Sept. 21.

Wanda Baker or Dorothy Buhrman
wandot@charter.net
Phone: 927-4770

GALA
1060 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

CORNERS OF THE MOUTH
Poetry
September 21 (7pm)

Poetry reading featuring David Kann and James Cushing of SLO, and Dane F. Baylis of Ventura, Sept 21.

Kevin Patrick Sullivan
kpsslopoet@charter.net
Phone: 547-1318
http://languageofthesoul.org

Linnaea's Cafe
1110 Garden St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Art

A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Spring Along Highway 46
A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Art at Wineries
September 21 (11am-5pm)

Plein air and studio paintings of California landscapes by Rosemary and Mike Bauer, through Oct. 19.

Thatcher Winery
rosemary@rmartstudios.com
Phone: 237-0087
http://rmartstudios.com

Thatcher Winery
8355 Vineyard Dr.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

ARTISANS' FAIRE
ARTISANS' FAIRE
Call For Artists
September 21 (10am-5pm)

The Woman's Club of Arroyo Grande will host it's 7th annual Artisans' Faire Nov. 8 Vendor space is still available. Please visit womansclubofarroyogrande.org for more info. Space must be booked before Oct. 15.

Woman's Club of Arroyo Grande
isalicat@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 473-1866
http://Womansclubofarroyogrande.org

Pismo Beach Veterans Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: Vendor cost varies based on space

FROM OBSERVATION TO INVENTION(Non Objective Art in an Object Filled World) with Joe Thomas
FROM OBSERVATION TO INVENTION(Non Objective Art in an Object Filled World) with Joe Thomas
Classes and Workshops
September 21 (1pm)

Non-objective Art in an Object Filled World with artist and curator, Joe Thomas, Sept. 21. Thomas offers this lecture to enhance the understanding and appreciation of the strangeness of some paintings featured in L'étreinte arborescente. He will speak about contemporary art, his own art, and more.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

FIGURATIVE
Figurative
FIGURATIVE
Galleries
September 21 (Thur & Sun: noon-6pm; Fri & Sat: noon-9pm)

Figurative is 5 week exhibit showcasing local art work that represents forms derived from life, human, and the human condition using a creative, symbolic, or emblematic interpretation of things that are alive, through Sept. 28.

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

The Showroom Gallery
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

FACES & FACETS
FACES & FACETS
Openings and Receptions
September 21 (11am-5pm)

A one woman retrospective show of paintings by Pat Cairns, through Sept. 28.

pat cairns
patcairns@juno.com
Phone: 466-5997

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
1010 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo, Ca 93401

Cost: Free

L'ETREINTE ARBORESCENTE
Special Art Events
September 21

An art exhibit celebrating trees, through Sept. 28.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine
Paso Robles 93446

Kid Stuff

SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Smart Studio Open Studio
SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Create and Learn
September 21 (noon-5pm)

through Oct. 6. You are the artist. Materials will be provided, music is on, and the glue is overflowing for studio hours. Parents and families welcome. Children under 14 require adult supervision.

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

Smart Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5 per hour

Sports and Wellness

COMMUNITY YOGA
September 21 (10:45-noon)

Open to all levels. Every Sunday morning.

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

mBODY Yoga Studio
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5

MINDFUL CONVERDATION PRACTICES
September 21 (2-4pm)

Sept. 21. Learn to stay connected and centered while in conversations. Offered 2 Sundays per month.

Alicia Klein
info@mbodyslo.com
Phone: 547-9642
http://mbodyslo.com/events/special-classes/mindful-conversation-practices/

mBoDY Yoga Studio
780 Caudill St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

Fundraisers

ANNUAL SOUP SUPPER FUNDRAISER
September 21 (4-7pm)

Central Coast Funds for Children is holding its Annual Soup Supper Fundraiser celebrating "20 Years of Giving," Sept 21. Featuring signature soups from six local restaurants.

Patti Hempenius
Patti@cspropcom
Phone: 541-3637

Monday Club
1815 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $40 per person

OLD MISSION SAN MIGUEL ANNUAL FIESTA
Mission San Miguel
OLD MISSION SAN MIGUEL ANNUAL FIESTA
September 21 (noon-4pm )

to celebrate its 217th birthday, Sept. 21. BBQ and Mexican meals available for purchase. Live music by Monte Mills and the Lucky Horseshoe Band, followed by Tres Amigos. Games for kids, drawings, and silent auction.

Mission San Miguel
parishcenter@missionsanmiguel.org
Phone: 467-2131
http://missionsanmiguel.org

Mission San miguel
775 Mission St.
San Miguel 93451

Cost: $5-$10 for lunches

Volunteers

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
September 21 (noon-2:30pm and 2-5pm)

through Oct. 10. Volunteers should be interested in arts and crafts, believe in the creative and exploratory process of art with all people, and love to share their creative enthusiasm with the adults and kids in our community.

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

Smart Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401