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PHOTO COURTESY OF THE SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN

masterpiece by filling in an already prepared original design by resident artist Helen K Davie. Through May 31, 12-4 p.m. $10. 805.238.9800. studiosonthepark. org. Studios on the Park, 1130 Pine St., Paso Robles.

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ALIGN YOUR FINANCIAL PORTFOLIO WITH YOUR VALUES WORKSHOP This workshop will provide a

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deeper understanding of the financial system, essential portfolio management skills, and ways to link your financial resources with local resilience. May 18, 9 a.m.5 p.m. $90. slowmoneyslo.org. SLO HOTHOUSE, 872 Higuera St., San Luis Obispo, 805-756-5171.

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ABSTRACT PAINTINGS OF JEANETTE GOULART Jeanette Goulart’s abstract paintings will be up at Cambria Library. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through May 30 805-927-4336. Cambria Library, 1043 Main St., Cambria.

BERRIES AND BLISS Learn how to preserve

berries in a variety of ways. May 18, 10 a.m.-noon $10. 805-781-1429. cesanluisobispo.ucanr.edu/ YouthFamilyCommunities/Master_Food_Preserver_ Program/. UCCE Audtiorium, 2156 Sierra Way, San Luis Obispo.

BORN IN THE USA Whether we are direct descendants of an immigrant or an immigrant ourselves, this subject is more relevant than ever. May 16-June 24, 12-4 p.m. Free. 805-772-2504. artcentermorrobay. org. Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main St., Morro Bay. CALIFORNIA CENTRAL COAST PASTEL SOCIETY (3CPS) SPRING 2019 OPEN EXHIBITION California

suggested donation. 805-772-2880. facebook.com/ groups/MBMetaphysicians. Coalesce Garden Chapel, 845 Main St., Morro Bay.

CITIZENSHIP CLASS To prepare for the citizenship exam. No registration required. Tuesdays, 5-6 p.m. Free. 805-781-5783. slolibrary.org. San Luis Obispo Library, 995 Palm St., San Luis Obispo.

CORNERS OF THE MOUTH Corners of the Mouth presents featured readers Perie Longo and David Kann. May 19, 7-9 p.m. Free. 805-903-3595. languageofthesoul.org. Linnaea’s Cafe, 1110 Garden St., San Luis Obispo.

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Central Coast Pastel Society presents “Two Worlds Meet: Living Together Along the Shore”. Through May 31, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $3 adults; free for children 17 and younger. 805-540-1470. 3CPS.org. Morro Bay Museum of Natural History, 20 State Park Rd., Morro Bay.

COMING FROM THE HEART: PHOTOGRAPHY BY ELISABETH HAUG Features luminous photographs

MORRO BAY SCIENCE EXPLORATIONS WITH THE ESTUARY PROGRAM Features George

HOUSE PARTY

The San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden hosts its Open House and Outdoor Eats on Friday, May 17, from 4 to 7 p.m. The event features live entertainment, food trucks, and the opportunity for guests to explore the grounds. Admission is free. Visit slobg.org to find out more. —C.W.

of golden beaches, children, and wildlife. WednesdaysSundays, 1-4 p.m. through May 29 Free. 805-9952049. cayucosart.org. Cayucos Community Art Gallery, 10 Cayucos Dr., Cayucos.

ongoing, 6-9 p.m. Free. 805-210-8687. secretslo.com. Sauer-Adams Adobe, 964 Chorro St., San Luis Obispo.

DAVID KREITZER: FINE ART OPEN STUDIOS

HERE AND THERE: KEN CHRISTENSEN Featuring

Featuring water, landscape, figure, fantasy and floral works. Collectors of Kreitzer’s works include Howard and Roberta Ahmanson, Michael Douglas, Ray Bradbury, Robert Takken, and Jane Hind. Sundays, 12-6 p.m. Varies. 805-234-2048. kreitzerArt.com. Kreitzer Fine Art and Voice Studios, 1442 12th St., Los Osos.

Ken Christensen’s original oils inspired by California, New Mexico, and France. Through May 28 805-5429000. sloart.com. Frame Works, 339 Marsh St, San Luis Obispo.

GALLERY AT MARINA SQUARE PRESENTS FEATURED ARTISTS ARDELLA SWANBERG AND HOPE MYERS Through May 29, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free.

processes to demonstrate the power of alternative energy through innovative engineering. MondaysSundays. through June 7 Free. 805-756-6395. lib. calpoly.edu/events/limitless. Robert E. Kennedy Library, 1 Grand Ave, San Luis Obispo.

805-772-1068. galleryatmarinasquare.com. Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero Ste. 10, Morro Bay.

PETALS AND PALETTES Art focused on flowers and

spring. Through May 26, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. 805927-8190. Cambria Center for the Arts, 1350 Main St., Cambria.

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ART AND POETRY EXHIBIT This exhibit explores our connection to animals through the work of local poets and the engaging art of Jeri Edwards. MondaysSaturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through May 31 Free. 805-461-6161. slolibrary.org. Atascadero Library, 6555 Capistrano, Atascadero.

COASTAL COLORS Features colorful works depicting the coastal region of California. Through May 29, 12-4 p.m. Free. 805.238.9800. Studios on the Park, 1130 Pine St., Paso Robles, studiosonthepark.org. COUNTRY, WINE, AND WHEELS Features works by photographers Deb Hofstetter and Dean Crawford Jr. Through May 31, 12-4 p.m. Free. 805-238-9800. studiosonthepark.org. Studios on the Park, 1130 Pine St., Paso Robles. A JOURNEY INTO THE BLACK AND WHITE Featured artists: Colin Nearman, Gary Copeland, Russ Pope, Milo, Alex M, David Bond, Joseph Yee, Ethur Ethur, Caleb Owens, Fasthouse, C Wellhausen, and Cana Creative. Through May 26, 12-4 p.m. Free. 805-2389800. studiosonthepark.org. Studios on the Park, 1130 Pine St., Paso Robles.

MANY SIDES OF AN IMAGE Features black and white photography by Jim Mills. Through June 14 Varies. 805-466-3684. ärt/, 5806 Traffic Way, Atascadero.

LIMITLESS: THE PROCESS OF INNOVATION EXHIBIT A showcase of prototype vehicles and

SUPERBLOOM Features floral paintings, drawings, watercolors, and pastels from three centuries and two continents, with special attention to the artists and flowers of the Central Coast. Mondays, WednesdaysSundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. through June 15 Free. 805-470-0983. secretslo.com. Sauer-Adams Adobe, 964 Chorro St., San Luis Obispo.

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FROM ARTISTS, FOR ARTISTS, BY ARTISTS Featuring fine art oils and pastels from Corynn Wolf, acrylics from Ryan Adams, and works from various mediums by Marc Wolf ongoing Free. 805-7736563. Puffers of Pismo, 781 Price St., Pismo Beach, puffersofpismo.com/.

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CALL FOR ARTISTS: THRU THE LENS II Visit site for show prospectus. Entry deadline is June 15. Photographer/instructor Brady Cabe will serve as judge for this celebrated event. Through June 15 Varies. 805772-2504. artcentermorrobay.org. Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main St., Morro Bay.

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THE REBOOT: STORYTELLING REIMAGINED

THE PYRAMID PROJECT Come experience the energies of the crystal pyramid in studio #10. The pyramid was created by resident artist Deprise Brescia and associate artist Carlota Santa Cruz for healing, meditation, and well-being. Through May 31 Free admission. 805.238.9800. studiosonthepark.org. Studios on the Park, 1130 Pine St., Paso Robles.

Curated mix of invited storytellers and open mic for novice storytellers. Spoken word, improv, character sketches and interactive games. Every third Friday of the month. Third Friday of every month, 7-9 p.m. Free. 805772-9225. facebook.com/topdogcoffeebar/. Top Dog Coffee Bar, 857 Main St., Morro Bay.

SEVEN UP: NEW WORK BY 7 ARTISTS New work

Leavitt, the astronomer. The year is 1900 and Henrietta has the opportunity to work at Harvard University as a human computer, mapping the stars but receiving no scientific credit. Fridays, Saturdays, 7 p.m. and Sundays, 3 p.m. through May 26 $15-$20. 805-776-3287. By The Sea Productions, 545 Shasta Ave., Morro Bay, bytheseaproductions.org.

by 7 artists: Michael Messina, Jane Russell, Kabe Russell, Cynthia Kevorkian, Dennis Jackson, Denise Schryver, and Marie Ramey. ongoing Varies. 805-466-3684. ärt/, 5806 Traffic Way, Atascadero.

SPRING MIDDLE SCHOOL EXHIBIT Located in the Paso Robles Joint Unified School District Gallery. Through May 19, 12-4 p.m. Free. 805-238-9800. Studios on the Park, 1130 Pine St., Paso Robles, studiosonthepark.org.

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CYNTHIA MEYER: LOCAL COLOR Enjoy landscape, light, and architecture captured on a sunny day in SLO.

SILENT SKY Silent Sky tells the true story of Henrietta

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BLITHE SPIRIT Noel Coward’s classic comedy about ghosts, mediums and marital bliss, delivered with properly restrained British hilarity. Wednesdays-Sundays, 7-8:30 p.m. through May 19 $20-$36. 805-7862440. slorep.org/shows/blithe-spirit/. San Luis Obispo

Repertory Theatre, 888 Morro St., San Luis Obispo.

IMPROV COMEDY SHOW Fast-paced improv comedy shows performed by the ensemble of Central Coast Comedy Theater. All shows are based on audience suggestions making every show unique. Saturdays, 8-10 p.m. $5. centralcoastcomedytheater.com. Kreuzberg Coffee Company, 685 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, 805-430-0260. INTRO TO IMPROV COMEDY CLASSES All intro courses taught by CCCT owner, Sabrina Pratt. Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. $225 for all 6 weeks. 805-2423109. centralcoastcomedytheater.com. Tigerlily Salon Studio, 659 Higuera St., San Luis Obispo. STOP KISS Two young women in New York, Callie and Sara, unexpectedly fall in love. Their first kiss incites a violent, homophobic attack that transforms each of their lives in ways they never could have imagined. ThursdaysSaturdays, 8-10 p.m. through May 18 $20 general admission; $12 student, faculty/staff, senior. 805-7564TIX. theatredance.calpoly.edu/productions. Spanos Theatre, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. SOUTH COAST SLO COU NT Y

NEWSIES: THE BROADWAY MUSICAL Features a Tony Award-winning score by Alan Menken and Jack Feldman and a book by Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein. May 23-26, 7-9 p.m. $10-$22. 805-489-9444. clarkcenter.org/newsies-the-broadway-musical/. Clark Center for the Performing Arts, 487 Fair Oaks Ave., Arroyo Grande.

TREASURE ISLAND A stolen treasure map falls into the hands of young Jim Hawkins as he becomes the pirates’ next prey. Wednesdays-Sundays. through June 16 $23-$30. 805-489-2499. americanmelodrama@ gmail.com. Great American Melodrama, 1863 Front St., Oceano.

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E-DEVICE HELP Please sign up in advance. Thursdays, 8:30-10 a.m. Morro Bay Library, 625 Harbor St., Morro Bay.

LET’S TALK! Enjoy a TED Talk or hear a speaker in person. A wide variety of interesting topics will be covered throughout the series. Each session is followed by a gently moderated discussion. Fourth Friday of every month, 1-2:30 p.m. Free. 805-995-3312. Cayucos Library, 310 B. St., Cayucos.

SATURDAY SCIENTISTS: SCAT Animal scat: why it’s important, who looks at it, how it can be identified? Look at samples with binocular microscopes. May 18, 2-3:30 p.m. $3. Free to CCSPA members and ages under 17. 805-772-2694. Morro Bay Museum of Natural History, 20 State Park Rd., Morro Bay.

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MORRO BAY METAPHYSICIANS Explore the history of metaphysics with a different topic each week. Led by Tobey White Heart Crockett. Fridays, 12-1 p.m. $10-$20

Trevelyan, President of Grassy Bar Oyster Company, Ben Ruttenberg, Associate Professor of Biology, Alex Marquardt, Master’s Candidate, Cal Poly, and Kerstin Wasson, Research Coordinator, Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve. May 16, 6-8 p.m. Free admission. 805-772-3834. mbnep.org/events/. San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden, 3450 Dairy Creek Rd., San Luis Obispo.

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POINT SLO LIGHTHOUSE TOURS Docents lead guests on a one-hour tour of the historic site, the buildings, and up to the Lighthouse tower. Please arrive 15 minutes early. All proceeds go directly toward the site’s restoration. Wednesdays, 12 & 1 p.m. and Saturdays, 12, 1 & 2 p.m. $17-$22. 805-540-5771. pointsanluislighthouse.org. Point San Luis Lighthouse, 1 Lighthouse Rd., Avila Beach. SOUTH COUNTY POETRY An open mic follows each month’s featured poet. Fourth Sunday of every month, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free. 805-473-2416. South County Poetry, St. Barnabas’ Episcopal Church (annex), 301 Trinity Way off Traffic Way, Arroyo Grande. TOURS FOR PADDLERS A special tour for visitors who come by ocean. Paddlers will need to clean sand from their feet and dry themselves before the tour so not to damage the antique flooring. Saturdays, 10-10:45 a.m. $6.49. 805-540-5771. Point San Luis Lighthouse, 1 Lighthouse Rd., Avila Beach.

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SURFSIDE TENNIS CLUB Saturdays, 9 a.m. Free the first month; $30 per year afterwards. surfsidetennisclub. teamopolis.com. Morro Bay High School, 235 Atascadero Rd., Morro Bay, 805-771-1845.

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MID-STATE CRUIZERS OF ATASCADERO Open to all auto enthusiasts. Third Thursday of every month, 5:30 p.m. midstatecruizers.org. Round Table, 6915 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 805-466-7111.

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BISHOP PEAK CHAPTER OF THE EMBROIDERER’S GUILD OF AMERICA The Bishop Peak Chapter of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America invites you to join them in enjoying all types of needlework. Bring a sack lunch. Third Saturday of every month, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. through Nov. 16 Free. 805-6109833. Grover Beach Community Center, 1230 Trouville Avenue, Grover Beach.

BOARD GAME NIGHT AT CAPTAIN NEMO Refreshments available on site for purchase. Tuesdays, 5-8 p.m. Free. 805-544-6366. Facebook.com/ CaptainNemoGames. Captain Nemo Games, 563 Higuera St., San Luis Obispo.

DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS AT CAPTAIN NEMO Refreshments available on site for purchase. Wednesdays, 5-8 p.m. Free. 805-544-6366. Facebook. com/CaptainNemoGames. Captain Nemo Games, 563 Higuera St., San Luis Obispo.

ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLASS Practice speaking English with other non-native speakers in an informal and friendly setting. Saturdays, 10-11 a.m. through June 1 Free. 805-781-5783. slolibrary.org. San Luis Obispo Library, 995 Palm St., San Luis Obispo. FRIDAY NIGHT MAGIC AT CAPTAIN NEMO Refreshments available on site for purchase. Fridays, 5-8

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