Thursday, April 24, 2014     Volume: 28, Issue: 39
Signup
Featured Slideshow

Slideshow

Panga Boat Bust 9/6

Weekly Poll
Are you comfortable with prayer in public meetings?

Yes, atheists have too much control over what's allowed.
No, keep church and state separate.
Let anyone from any religion pray in public and that will make it fair.
I'm more uncomfortable with the fact that local politicians think they need divine assistance.

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

September 30

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

Art

THE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
Galleries
(Gallery hours are Tues.-Sat. 11am-4pm)

nurtures creativity, empathy, and big-picture thinking by bringing emerging and established artists to campus.

Phone: 756-1571
http://artgallery.calpoly.edu

Building 34, Dexter Hall
next to the Cal Poly library
SLO

THE DALLIDET ADOBE AND GARDENS
Museums

Open through Nov. on Fridays (10am-4pm), Sundays (1-4pm), and by appointment. Hours depend on volunteer availability; please call ahead.

Phone: 543-0638 ext. 10
http://historycenterslo.org

1185 Pacific St.
San Luis Obispo

MUSEUM AND HISTORY CENTER OF SLO COUNTY
Museums

The History Center is housed in the former Carnegie Library Bldg., built 1904-05. The Museum is open daily from 10am-4pm. The Public Research Room is open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am-4pm and Fridays from 11am-4pm (subject to volunteer availability).

Phone: 543-0638, ext. 10
http://historycenterslo.org

696 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo

Kid Stuff

POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS
Create and Learn
(3:30-5pm)

Ongoing pottery classes for kids ages 6 and older.

anam-cre studio
anamcre.ss@gmail.com
Phone: 896-6197
http://anamcre.com

Anamcre Pottery Studio
570 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo

Cost: $20 per class

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

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

MORRO BAY
(2:30-6pm)

Takes place on Thurs. in the Spencer's Market parking lot and Sat. on downtown Main Street.

Phone: call 544-9570
http://morrobay.org

Morro Bay Blvd. and Main St.
Morro Bay

ARROYO GRANDE VILLAGE
(Noon-2:30pm)

Live entertainment, fresh fruit, flowers, and more on Sat.

Phone: 544-9570
http://arroyograndevillage.org

Village Gazebo area
Arroyo Grande Village - downtown

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

PISMO BEACH
(3-7pm)

Live music, produce, craft items, and prepared food are available every Wed. from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

the pier
Pismo Beach

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

Fundraisers

SLO FOOD BANK
(5-9pm)

The Food Bank solicits, warehouses, and distributes large-scale food donations to more than 225 non-profit agency partners and directly through our food assistance programs. The Food Bank can also help you find a drop site if you are looking to make an individual donation. Volunteer opportunities are also available.

Phone: 543-0388 or 238-4664

1357 Monterey St.
SLO

UNITED BLOOD SERVICES
(Times vary)

Donations may be made at the UBS Center in San Luis Obispo at 4119 Broad Street in the Creekside Center, or in Santa Maria at 1770 S. Broadway in the Plum Tree Plaza next to Lassen's Natural Foods.

Phone: 543-4290
http://unitedbloodservices.org/centralcoast or Blood4Life.org

SLO County

WOODS HUMANE SOCIETY
(Woods opens Mon. through Sat. at 10 a.m.)

Woods Humane Society protects and shelters homeless companion animals, places animals into humane environments, promotes responsible pet ownership, provides humane education, and reduces animal overpopulation. They have beautiful animals up for adoption, camps for kids, fund-raising events, volunteer opportunities, and educational programs for the community. For more info on the various services Woods offers and a full calendar of events, contact the society. Their Quicky car wash fundraiser runs May 1-31.

Phone: 543-9316
http://woodshumanesociety.org

875 Oklahoma Ave.
SLO

Support Groups

PROSTATE CANCER
(7pm)

The North County Prostate Cancer Support Group meets monthly in the Pavilion Room on the last Thurs. at

Bill Houston
Phone: 995-2254
http://cancer.org

Twin Cities Community Hospital
1100 Las Tablas Road
Templeton

Cost: Free

Special Events

SOFTEC 5TH ANNUAL STUDENT ROBOTICS EXPO
September 30 (6-8pm)

Sept. 30 from

Linda Parker Sanpei
linda@parkersanpei.com
Phone: 543-2288
http://softec.org

Elks Lodge
222 Elks Ln.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

Film and TV

BANFF RADICAL REELS
September 30 (7pm)

The extreme adventure film tour will screen Sept. 30 at

Kristin Horowitz
kristin@all-outevents.com
Phone: 748-1478
http://slo-opclimbing.org

Spanos Theatre
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

Music

THE MUSIC OF JULIAN TEMPLE
Julian Temple
THE MUSIC OF JULIAN TEMPLE
September 30 (6:30-9pm)

Sept. 30 from

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

Bon Temps Creole Cafe
1000 Olive St.
San Luis Obispo 93405

Cost: Free

Art

MYTHOLOGICAL MISCHIEF
Unicorn A
MYTHOLOGICAL MISCHIEF
Galleries
September 30

runs through Oct. 1

Debbie
artcentralslo@yahoo.com
Phone: 805-747-4200

Art Central
1329 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Sports and Wellness

WEST AFRICAN DANCE CLASS- 8 WEEK SERIES
Lessons and Classes
September 30 (7:30pm)

This West African dance class series takes place Mondays through Sept. 14.

Mory Bangoura
morymoussab@gmail.com
Phone: 703-3565

Holistic Movement Center
845 Napa Ave.
Morro Bay 93442

Cost: $12 per class

BALLROOM DANCE PISMO BEACH
BALLROOM DANCE PISMO BEACH
Lessons and Classes
September 30 (7:15pm)

meets every Monday through Oct. 14.

Liliana Graham
Liliana_Graham@yahoo.com
Phone: 748-4050
http://zumbapismobeach.blogspot.com/

Pismo Beach Vets Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5

SALSA DANCE PISMO BEACH
SALSA DANCE PISMO BEACH
Lessons and Classes
September 30

meets every Monday at 8:15pm through Oct. 14

Liliana Graham
liliana_graham@yahoo.com
Phone: 748-4050
http://zumbapismobeach.blogspot.com

Pismo Beach Vets Hall
780 Bello St.
Pismo Beach 93449

Cost: $5

ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
ZUMBA FITNESS IN ARROYO GRANDE
Lessons and Classes
September 30 (9:30am)

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Oct. 28 at

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

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

Cost: First class is free, $6 thereafter

ADULT BEGINNER CLASSES IN AIKIDO
Lessons and Classes
September 30

Basic moves in the martial art of peace, Mondays and Wednesdays through Oct. 9 at 5:50pm.

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://aikidoslo.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Contact for cost

AERIAL SKILLS BEGINNERS CLASS
Aerial Hammock
AERIAL SKILLS BEGINNERS CLASS
Lessons and Classes
September 30

Ongoing classes for ages 5 and up, through Nov. 27

Liz or Gigi
SuspendedMotionSLO@gmail.com
Phone: 549-6417
http://suspendedmotion.net

Suspended Motion Aerial Arts
207 Suburban Rd., Unit 3
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Cost varies

Lectures and Learning

SLO GREEN ALLIANCE COMMUNITY EVENT
September 30 (6-8pm)

Sept. 30 from

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

UU
2201 Lawton
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Free

INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS
KCBXnet
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS
Classes
September 30 (10am-12pm)

Sept. 30 from

Greg Perry
gregperry@kcbx.org
Phone: 781-2580
http://kcbx.net/training.php

KCBXnet
4100 Vachell Ln.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $20

RAINWATER HARVESTING GUIDE KICKOFF EVENT
Clubs, Meetings, and Discussion Groups
September 30 (5:15pm)

SLO Green Build hosts this event to learn about the practices of large scale rainwater catchment, Sept. 30 at

SLO Green Build
Phone: 541-3100
http://slogreenbuild.org

Morro Bay Vets Hall
209 Surf St.
Morro Bay , CA

Cost: $10 suggested donation