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Do you think the Carrizo Plain should stay a national monument?

Absolutely. The Carrizo is one of the last undeveloped areas of the San Joaquin Valley, a protected habitat for endangered species, and a natural wonder for the public.
Yes, but I don't think it's as clear cut as some think. The Trump Administration should take a look at its status.
The feds should consider reducing the size of the monument.
No. The Carrizo should be privatized. Allow the market to tap into its natural resources.

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August 4

Special Events

WINE TASTING WITH THE SUMMER PASS
WINE TASTING WITH THE SUMMER PASS
Winery Events
(11 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

Get your pass for 13 wineries. Passes good through Aug. 31.

Cheryl Stauffer
info@santaynezwinecountry.com
Phone: 886-7152
http://santaynezwinecountry.com

Various Tasting Rooms
Los Olivos, Solvang, Buellton, Santa Ynez

Cost: $45

Music

SUNDAY JAZZ AND BEYOND
(3 p.m.)

features live music in the Solvang Festival Theater garden, including Dave Becker Music on July 9, trioKAIT on July 23, The Robert Hart Project on Aug. 13, and Cafe Odessa on Aug. 27.

http://solvangfestivaltheater.org

Solvang Festival Theater
420 2nd St.
Solvang , CA

Cost: $30

Friday Night Music Series
Friday Night Music Series
Friday Night Music Series
July 28,August 4,August 11,August 18,August 25,September 1(5:30-9pm)

Come and enjoy great live, local music on our beautiful patio as well as regional style BBQ available for purchase, every Friday July 28 through Sept. 1.

Calli
inquire@derbywineestates.com
Phone: 238-6300
http://derbywineestates.com/events

Derby Wine Estates
525 Riverside Ave.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

Art

COLLEEN GNOS, LARRY LE BRANE, AND MICHAEL REDDELL EXHIBIT

Aug. 3 through 27.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles , CA 93446

THE SQUARE PEG ROUND HOLE ART SHOW

Aug. 3 through 27. Curated by winemaker Tyler Russell.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles , CA 93446

THREE-PART HARMONY

An exhibit of paintings and sculpture inspired by music, Aug. 3 through 27. Featuring artists Colleen Gnos, Larry Le Brane, and Michael Reddell.

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

Studios on the Park
1130 Pine St.
Paso Robles , CA 93446

LEON BORENSZTEIN: SHARON
LEON BORENSZTEIN: SHARON
Galleries
(11am–5pm)

Leon Borensztein took photographs throughout the life of his disabled daughter; these black and white images highlight the harsh realities and beautiful nuances of caring for those with disabilities. July 7 through Aug. 27.

Jody Kocsis
jkocsis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

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

Cost: Admission is free, donations appreciated

NEW ACQUISITIONS TO THE PERMANENT COLLECTION
Robert Chapman, Broken Wings
NEW ACQUISITIONS TO THE PERMANENT COLLECTION
Museums

The San Luis Obispo Museum of Art is pleased to announce an exhibition of new acquisitions to the Permanent Collection, July 7 through Aug. 27.

Jody Kocsis
jkocsis@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org

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

Cost: Admission is free, donations appreciated

Sports and Wellness

SUMMER YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUE
(Call for times)

teaches basketball skills and teamwork ideals for grades first through eighth with games on Saturdays from July 8 through Aug. 25.

Dennis Smitherman
@dsmitherman@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 2263
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Recreation and Parks Department Administrative Office
615 South McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Cost: $38 to $45

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

Music

Friday Night Music Series
Friday Night Music Series
Friday Night Music Series
August 4 (5:30-9pm)

Come and enjoy great live, local music on our beautiful patio as well as regional style BBQ available for purchase, every Friday July 28 through Sept. 1.

Calli
inquire@derbywineestates.com
Phone: 238-6300
http://derbywineestates.com/events

Derby Wine Estates
525 Riverside Ave.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

LUPILLO RIVERA
August 4 (8 p.m.)

on Aug. 4 at

Phone: 800-248-6274
http://chumashcasino.com

Chumash Casino Resort
3400 East Highway 246
Santa Ynez

Cost: $25 to $45

Kid Stuff

DRAMA AND IMAGINATIVE PLAY CLASSES FOR BABIES, TODDLERS, AND CHILDREN UP TO AGE 8
Pyjama Drama Fun for Babies, Toddlers and Children up to age 8!
DRAMA AND IMAGINATIVE PLAY CLASSES FOR BABIES, TODDLERS, AND CHILDREN UP TO AGE 8
August 4

June 12 through Aug. 5. Adventure with Robin Hood, help Goldilocks make porridge, and more. These classes build cooperation, confidence, communication, all while igniting the imagination. Mon., Fri., Sat. in SLO, Tues in AG. Join for 1, 3, or all 9 weeks.

Sarah
sarahrijnen@pyjamadrama.com
Phone: 709-0761
http://pyjamadrama.com/classes/find-a-class-near-you/central-coast-california

SLO Movement Arts Center
2074 Parker St. #100
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $12 per session, $15 to drop in, $99 for all 9 weeks

Summer Gymnastics Camps
August 4 (9:30am-2:30pm)

Boys and girls 3 to 12 (must be toilet trained) will enjoy fun activities including gymnastics, crafts, games and more. June 12 through Aug. 11, except July 3 thorugh 7. No prior gymnastics experience necessary. Full and half day, before and after care avaialble.

Performance Athletics Gymnastics
info@performanceathleticsslo.com
Phone: 547-1496
http://performanceathleticsslo.com

Performance Athletics Gymnastics
4484 Broad St.
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: Call for pricing

MiniMakers Summer Camp
MiniMaker Summer Camp!
MiniMakers Summer Camp
Create and Learn
August 4

A summer of making, building, inventing, and more! Summer Camp at MakerSpace is appropriate for children ages 5 to 12 years old. June 19 through Aug. 4.

Brooke
brooke@slomakerspace.com
http://slomakerspace.com

MakerSpace
81 Higuera St., Suite 160
San Luis Obispo 93401

SLOMA YOUTH AND TEEN SUMMER ART CAMPS
SLOMA YOUTH AND TEEN SUMMER ART CAMPS
Create and Learn
August 4 (Kids 9am–12pm; Teens 1–4pm)

2017 Summer Art Camps are scheduled for the following weeks: Session 1: June 19 to 23, Session 2: June 26 to 30, Session 3: July 10 to 14, Session 4: July 17 to  21, Session 5: July 24 to 28, Session 6: July 31 to Aug. 4.

info@sloma.org
Phone: 543-8562
http://sloma.org/education/youth-summer-art-camps.php

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

Cost: $165 members, $195 non-members

Summer Visual and Performing Art Camps
Summer Art Camp Flyer
Summer Visual and Performing Art Camps
Create and Learn
August 4 (9am)

July 24 through Aug. 4. Let your kids beat the heat this summer and stretch their creativity and passion for the arts by enrolling them in PRYAF Summer Camps! Camps are $115 (early enrollment through May 31)  to $125 per student and are open to children 5-12 years.

Mindy Dierks
mindy@pryaf.org
Phone: 238-5825
http://pryaf.org

Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation
3201 Spring St.
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $115