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September 28

Stage

SNAKE IN THE GRASS
September 26,September 27,September 28,October 3,October 4,October 5,October 10,October 11,October 12,October 17,October 18,October 19,October 24,October 25,October 26,October 31,November 1,November 2(Fri., Sat., Sun.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 3pm. )

through Nov. 2. Alan Ayckbourn's haunting thriller involving a shocking twist in a story of blackmail, murder, and family dynamics. Directed by Kelli Howard with Shayrn Young, Toni Young, and Sharee Hallman.

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

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Fri.: $16; Sat. and Sun. $19-21; Gala opening Sat. Sept. 27: $30

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

Art

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

Kid Stuff

CHILDREN'S AIKIDO
September 23,September 25,September 30,October 2,October 7,October 9,October 14,October 16,October 21,October 23,October 28,October 30,November 4,November 6,November 11,November 13,November 18,November 20(4:30pm)

Boys and girls ages 5 -10 can have fun and gain important life skills at these empowering martial art classes, through Nov. 20. Parents and children are welcome to come observe a class.

Mary Tesoro
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10-15

MUSIC MAKERS CLASSES
September 23,September 30,October 7,October 14,October 21,October 28,November 4,November 11,November 18(3pm)

Central Coast Children's Choir will begin its class Music Makers, a 45-min, 9 week intro to music class, through Nov. 18. This class will lead young participants through the music program focusing on basic music terms & fun songs.

admin
cccc-slo@gmail.com
Phone: 464-0443

SLO United Methodist Church
1515 Fredericks St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

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

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

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

FREE FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOPS
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
October 15,October 16(6:30pm)

Free financial aid workshops held on the third Wednesday of each month in San Luis Obispo, and on the third Thursday of each month in Templeton, through Nov. 13.

Kymba Bartley
kbartley@nationalcps.com
Phone: 242-3267
http://nationalcps.com

NCPS
4252 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

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

SUNSET SAVOR THE CENTRAL COAST
Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast
SUNSET SAVOR THE CENTRAL COAST
Winery Events
September 28 (11am)

A four-day culinary exploration that invites you to experience the food, wine, and lifestyle of the Central Coast, Sept. 25-28.

Erica Davis
erica@visitsanluisobispocounty.com
Phone: 541-8000
http://savorcentralcoast.com

Santa Margarita Ranch
9000 Yerba Buena Ave.
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: Various

Stage

SNAKE IN THE GRASS
September 28 (Fri., Sat., Sun.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 3pm. )

through Nov. 2. Alan Ayckbourn's haunting thriller involving a shocking twist in a story of blackmail, murder, and family dynamics. Directed by Kelli Howard with Shayrn Young, Toni Young, and Sharee Hallman.

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

Pewter Plough Playhouse
824 Main St.
Cambria 93428

Cost: Fri.: $16; Sat. and Sun. $19-21; Gala opening Sat. Sept. 27: $30

Music

SIZZLIN SUMMER CONCERTS AND FARMERS MARKET
September 28 (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

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 28 (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

LIVE MUSIC
Live Music at Morovino Winery
LIVE MUSIC
September 28 (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

BASIN STREET REGULARS IN CONCERT
September 28 (11am to 4:30pm)

Sept. 28.

George Smith
k6kdp@aol.com
Phone: 481-7840
http://pismojazz.com

Pismo Vets Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5 members; $10 non-members

BURNING JAMES & FRIENDS
September 28 (1-4pm)

Sept. 28. Featuing lunch by Fundaro's Foodstream and J Dusi wines by the glass.

Janell Dusi
info@jdusiwines.com
Phone: 226-2034
http://jdusiwines.com

J Dusi Wines
1401 Hwy. 46 West
Paso Robles 93446

CYNTHIA LIN IN CONCERT
Cynthia Lin
CYNTHIA LIN IN CONCERT
September 28 (1 to 4pm)

Sept. 28

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

Sculpterra Winery
5015 Linne Rd.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

FAMOUS JAZZ ARTIST SERIES
September 28 (4-7:15)

presebt a tribute to the music of the great jazz pianist Bud Powell, Sept. 28. Featuring pianist Keith Saunders, bassist Luther Hughes, and drummer Darrell Voss. Also Charlie and Sandi Shoemake.

Charlie Shoemake
charlie@talsanmusic.com
Phone: 927-0567
http://Famous jazz artist series

D'Anbino Wine Tasting Room
710 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93406

Cost: $15/$10 for students

MUSIC WITH A SPANISH FLAIR
September 28 (2-4pm)

Songs from Spain, France, and Argentina will by presented by Mary Sue Gee, soprano, Judith Dunlore, mezzo-soprano, and Paul Woodring, piano, Sept. 28.

Mary Sue Gee
msgee@charter.net
Phone: 528-3043

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
1344 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $10 suggested donation

SAN LUIS WIND ORCHESTRA - "INVITATION TO THE DANCE"
September 28 (3pm)

From Tchaikovsky’s “Dance of the Jesters” to music from “Riverdance”, experience the beauty, lyricism, and energy of music invoking dance themes. Children eight under admitted free. Sept. 28.

Shannon McNeely
publicity@slowinds.org
Phone: 464-9434
http://slowinds.org

Cuesta College Performing Arts Center
Cuesta College, Highway 1
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20 general; $10 student (with ID)

Writers and Literature

BOOK SIGNING FOR WORK, DOGS, WORK: A HIGHWAY TAIL
September 28 (1-3pm)

by James Horvath, Sept. 28. Top dog Duke and his busy crew have a big day of construction fun ahead of them as they race to repair a road.

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

Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main St.
Morro Bay 93442

Art

A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Spring Along Highway 46
A PAIR OF PAINTERS
Art at Wineries
September 28 (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

CULTIVATING THE POETIC, ORGANIC FARMING, COOKING AND THE VISUAL ARTS
Joe Thomas at work on his organic farm.
CULTIVATING THE POETIC, ORGANIC FARMING, COOKING AND THE VISUAL ARTS
Artists
September 28 (1pm)

Explore the link between organic farming, cooking & the visual arts within the context of the creative process on Sept. 28.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

ARTISANS' FAIRE
ARTISANS' FAIRE
Call For Artists
September 28 (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

FIGURATIVE
Figurative
FIGURATIVE
Galleries
September 28 (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 28 (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 28

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

ART GIRLZ IN AUTUMN
Autumn Crows
ART GIRLZ IN AUTUMN
Special Art Events
September 28 (10am to 5pm)

On Sept. 28, the third annual Art Girlz in Autumn studio show in Morro Bay brings together the work of mixed media artist Erin Perry, fine artist Destiny Carter, and wearable art creator Margot Silk Forrest.

Erin Perry
erinreneeperry@hotmail.com
Phone: 235-2695
http://alteredbythesea.blogspot.com

Altered by the Sea Studio
348 La Jolla St.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: Free

RUTH FASH ART TALKS: ANDREA ZITTELL
The Three Pointed Shape of My Life
RUTH FASH ART TALKS: ANDREA ZITTELL
Special Art Events
September 28 (3pm)

Sept. 28. This public event and is free of charge, with refreshments available.

Marta Peluso
martap@charter.net
Phone: 543-2336

Cuesta College Humanities Forum
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403

Cost: Free

Kid Stuff

ART ACTIVITY: SILLY STRUCTURES
September 28 (10 am5pm)

Sept. 23. Build a silly yet colorful sculpture using pipe cleaners, straws, paper clips, and more, secured in a base of clay.

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

San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
1010 Nipomo St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free with cost of admission to museum

BARNES & NOBLE BOOKFAIR
September 28 (9am to 11am)

Shop with the voucher on our website, and a portion of what you spend will be donated back to the Children's Museum. Sept. 28.

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

Barnes & Noble
894 Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

KIDSTOCK: A WELLNESS CARNIVAL FOR KIDS
September 28 (noon-5pm)

Sept. 28. Workshops, family gun games, info booths, and resources to promote healthy eating for kids and their families. The Wellness Kitchen will cater and offer demonstrations for kids and parents.

yessech@aol.com
Phone: 369-3668

San Miguel Park
San Miguel 93426

Cost: Free

SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Smart Studio Open Studio
SMART STUDIO OPEN STUDIO
Create and Learn
September 28 (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 28 (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

Reiki Level One Course
Lessons and Classes
September 28 (10am-3:30pm)

Julie McKenna is facilitating this class,Sept. 28, where you will learn how to heal your physical, mental, and emotional bodies through light touch over energy centers. Attunements to open your channel to healing energy will be offered.

Julie McKenna
imaginehealing@aol.com
Phone: 235-6283
http://lightshare.us

Lightshare Center
22720 El Camino Real, Ste. C
Santa Margarita 93453

Cost: $125

Fundraisers

2014 INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL
September 28 (10:30am-4pm)

Featuring dancing, music, games, prizes, and international food, Sept 28. Food booths and dance troops will showcase a variety of cultures such as American, Peruvian, German, Mexican, and Filipino.

Albert Calizo
arcalizo@yahoo.com
Phone: 550-3635

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church
2050 Palisades Ave.
Los Osos 93402

Cost: Free

Volunteers

SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Smart Studio Weekend Volunteers
SMART STUDIO WEEKEND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
September 28 (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