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Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
The 34th Annual San Luis Obispo Poetry Festival
The 34TH Annual Poetry Festival comes to the Library Community Room, featuring selected readers and works. See http://www.languageofthesoul.org/slo_poetry/ for more details. Adult.
SLO County Library - San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sat 11/18/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
34th Annual San Luis Obispo Poetry Festival. The
Selected poets Luke Johnson and Samuel H. Duarte. Featured poets Sacramento Poet Laureate Indigo Moor and Lisa Coffman and Dian Sousa.
SLO County Library - San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sat 11/18/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Walking, Tour, History/Science
Guadalupe Walk and Talk
Join the longtime resident Shirley Boydstun, an amateur historian, on a walk around the historical town of Guadalupe. She will share her knowledge of the historic buildings and families that can still be seen today.
Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
Guadalupe, CA

Sat 11/18/17 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
We are still here: The survival story of the Salinan People
Presenter Patti Dunton, Playano Salinan Descendant, will give a historical overview of the Salinan people from prehistoric times through today. Community Room.
SLO County Library - San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sat 11/18/17 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
The 34th Annual San Luis Obispo Poetry Festival
Featured poet Amber West and open reading/closure party.
Linnaea's Cafe
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sun 11/19/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Ayurveda Workshop: Secrets to Stay Calm & Svelte During the Holidays
Enjoy a cozy Sunday afternoon learning how to be healthy & relaxed during the hectic holidays by following a few simple Ayurvedic guidelines. Ayurveda, a 5,000-year-old healing tradition from India, gives you real-world tools to keep you in the in the gro...
Om on the Range – Balanced Living Ayurveda
Arroyo Grande, CA

Sun 11/19/17 at 1:30pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Learn the Truth about Bats with Blind Bat Educational Programs
San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 11/20/17 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Literary, Books
Award-winning Novelist and Essayist Zadie Smith in Conversation With Pico Iyer
“One of this generation’s most vital literary voices.” – Jeffrey Eugenedes, author of Middlesex “Smith has a knack for unearthing the deeper truths that lie beneath common experience.” The New York Times British novelist, essayist and short story wri...
University of California, Santa Barbara – Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara, CA

Wed 11/29/17 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Psychology, Literary, Books
Emily Esfahani Smith "The Power of Meaning: Making Your Life, Work, and Relationships Matter"
There is more to life than searching for happiness, says Emily Esfahani Smith, TED favorite and author of the book The Power of Meaning. A positive psychology instructor and an editor at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, Smith finds that pursuing m...
University of California, Santa Barbara – Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara, CA

Wed 11/29/17 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
An Evening with Captain "Sully" Sullenberger
Capt. “Sully” Sullenberger is a renowned safety expert, speaker and author who rose to prominence after his heroic actions during the “Miracle on the Hudson.” Shortly after takeoff from New York’s LaGuardia Airport on January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 15...
Performing Arts Center San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Thu 11/30/17 at 8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Matthew Fox - Acclaimed author to speak at St. Benedict's Church
Internationally acclaimed spiritual theologian, priest, author, visionary and activist Matthew Fox will speak 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1 at St. Benedict's Church in Los Osos on "Creation Spirituality and the Future of the Planet." Cost is $25. He will also hold...
St. Benedict's Episcopal Church
Los Osos, CA

Fri 12/1/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Signing/Readings
Jan Brett: The Mermaid
The celebrated illustrator and children's book author shares her latest, a striking under-the-sea version of Goldilocks as only Jan Brett could create (starring a mermaid and three octopus). Drawing demonstration and book signing.
Barnes & Noble
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sun 12/10/17 at 10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
RESOLVE General Infertility Support Group
If you or anyone you know is suffering through the trauma of infertility, support is finally here. A peer led support group through RESOLVE, the national infertility association, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8:30PM in San L...
Downtown San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 12/13/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Wed 1/10/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Wed 2/14/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Group Support
Crones Community Circle
One Women can Change anything. A Group of Women can Change Everything. Crones are wisdom seekers, 50 years old and older, who are curious about the world and desire to learn an grow emotionally and spiritually. Join us: Let's discover together how to share...
Firefly Haven
Arroyo Grande, CA

Wed 12/20/17 at 11am-12pm
Wed 1/17/18 at 11am-12pm
    

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