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August 21 - August 28

Farmers Markets

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8 to 10:30 a.m.)

features the "Thursday night SLO County Farmers' Market" featuring produce, food, nonprofits, political groups, kids activities, and live entertainment on Thursdays from 6:10 to 9 p.m., downtown SLO. A morning farmers' market featuring fresh produce is Saturday from

http://slocountyfarmers.org

Gottschalk's Parking Lot
SLO

ARROYO GRANDE
(noon to 2:30 p.m.)

includes a farmers market on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Spencer's parking lot at 1464 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande. Another farmers market is Saturdays from

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

City Hall Parking Lot
215 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO
(11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

features a certified farmers market on Sundays from

Phone: 929-3081
http://nipomofarmersmarket.com

Via Concha Road and Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

PISMO BEACH
(3 to 7 p.m.)

holds a farmers market on the promenade Wednesdays from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Promenade
Pismo Beach

SANTA MARIA
(12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)

features a farmers market on Wednesdays from

Phone: 305-9829

Town Center West parking lot
Broadway and Main Street
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA SWAP MEET
(Call for times)

meets Friday mornings.

Phone: 861-6202

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S.Thornburg St.
Santa Maria

Kids and Family

KIDS YOGA
August 22 (4 to 5 p.m.)

is now registering for an August session for kids ages 6 to 13 meeting Thursdays beginning Aug. 1 from

Nicole Donati
nicole@treetopyoga.net
Phone: 266-6391
http://treetopyoga.net

Treetop Yoga
2771-C Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: $30

Special Events

THE 4TH ANNUAL WINE DOWN
Worth The Drive
August 23 (4 to 7 p.m.)

happens Aug. 23 from

Friendship Center
89 Eucalyptus Lane
Santa Barbara , CA

Stage

LEZLIE'S SHOWCASE OF TALENT
August 23 (7 p.m.)

is a benefit for the Wounded Warrior Project and will feature live music, dancing, and stand up comedy on Aug. 23 at

Phone: 268-5403

510 Event Center
510 S. Broadway
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $15, $30 with dinner

Special Events

THE 9TH ANNUAL SOLVANG WHEELS 'N WINDMILLS CAR SHOW
August 24 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

is Aug. 24 from

Phone: 688-6112
http://wheelsnwindmills.com

Copenhagen Drive
Solvang , CA

Concerts

CAL POLY COLLEGIANS ALUMNI BIG BAND
Worth The Drive
August 24 (7:30 to 10:30 p.m.)

celebrates its 46th reunion with a live concert on Aug. 24 from

Phone: 543-3000
http://cpcollegiansalumni.com

Madonna Inn Ballroom
SLO

THE DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
Dave Stamey Concert at Dana Adobe
THE DANA ADOBE NIPOMO AMIGOS
Worth The Drive
August 24 (2:30 p.m.)

presents a benefit concert featuring Dave Stamey on Aug. 24 at

Marina Washburn
dana@danaadobe.org
Phone: 929-5679
http://danaadobe.org

Dana Adobe
671 S. Oakglen
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $45 price includes BBQ dinner

Kids and Family

THE CITY OF SANTA MARIA
August 24 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

celebrates the 5th birthday of the Santa Maria Public Library's new building on Aug. 24 from

Santa Maria Public Library
dhildinger@ci.santa-maria.ca.us
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 117
http://ci.santa-maria.ca.us

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S. McClelland
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Learning

CPR CERTIFICATION
Get CPR Certified!
CPR CERTIFICATION
August 24 (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

in Nipomo meets Aug. 24 with registration on July 20. The class runs from

Nancy Marohn
info@nipomorecreation.org
Phone: 929-5437
http://nipomorecreation.org

Nipomo Community Room
671 W. Tefft St., Ste. 2
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $75

Art

JAMES-PAUL BROWN WINE
Artwork by James-Paul Brown
JAMES-PAUL BROWN WINE
August 24 (1 to 4 p.m.)

holds an art and wine release party on Aug. 24 from

Laurie Blundell
laurie.blundell@artiste.com
Phone: 686-2626
http://artiste.com/EventsCalendar

Artiste Winery and Tasting Studio
2948 Grand Ave, Studio E
Los Olivos 93441

Cost: $15, free for members

Special Events

TASTE OF THE CENTRAL COAST
TASTE OF THE CENTRAL COAST
August 25 (3 to 6:30 p.m)

presents a wine, food, and auction event in benefit of Trauma Kids on Aug. 25 from

Sydney NcNamara
smcnamara@fcni.org
Phone: 503-6269
http://tasteofthecentralcoast.com

The Monarch Club
1645 Trilogy Pkwy
Nipomo 93444

Cost: $85

Kids and Family

ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL OF THE CENTRAL COAST
August 25 (noon to 2 p.m.)

presents the annual "Festival of Books" giving free books to adults and kids Aug. 25 from

laura.selken@gmail.com
Phone: 406-9989

Santa Maria Town Center East, second level
Main Street and Broadway
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Recreation

STAND UP PADDLEBOARD YOGA
August 25 (8 to 10 a.m.)

includes board rental and meets at Port San Luis on Aug. 25 from

Nicole Donati
nicole@treetopyoga.net
Phone: 266-6391
http://treetopyoga.net

Treetop Yoga
Port San Luis
Avila Beach

Cost: $25

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
August 25 (10 a.m.)

offers worship services Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday school at 9 a.mAn adult Bible study is Thursday at.

Phone: 937-0339

Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
4465 S. Blosser Road
Santa Maria

Clubs and Meetings

CAMP FIRE CENTRAL COAST OF CALIFORNIA ALUMNI GROUP
August 28 (5:30 to 7 p.m.)

presents a "Meet and Greet" event on Aug. 28 from

campfirerm@gmail.com
Phone: 773-5126

Camp Fire Cabin
Buena Vista Park
Santa Maria , CA