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Talks & Readings: Social Event, Signing/Readings
Nat Young Presents "Church of the Open Sky"
Nat Young, Former World Champion Australian Surfer and surfer from the classic Endless Summer movie, will be presenting and signing his new book "Church of the Open Sky" in person at Wavelengths Surf Shop in Morro Bay on Wednesday Nov. 20th from 4-6 pm. Pr...
Wavelengths Surf Shop
Morro Bay, CA

Wed 11/20/19 at 4pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Meeting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Overeaters Anonymous
Wednesday weekly meeting at the Connection to support our issues around food and how to get serenity.
The Cambria Connection
Cambria, CA

Wed 11/20/19 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Wed 11/27/19 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Wed 12/4/19 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Wed 12/11/19 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Wed 12/18/19 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
SLOlio - A Gathering of True Stories at Linnaea’s
SLOlio, the monthly storytelling events at Linnaea’s Cafe are open to anyone who has a true story to share based on a theme and told without notes. Our next event will be the 100th and last event for SLOlio. It is scheduled for Wednesday, November 20, 2019...
Linnaea's Cafe
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 11/20/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Social Event
Socrates Discussion Group
Weekly discussion group meets Wednesday mornings to discuss current and interesting topics. Politics and religion are not discussed.
Coalesce Bookstore
Morro Bay, CA

Wed 11/20/19 at 10am-12pm
Wed 11/27/19 at 10am-12pm
Wed 12/4/19 at 10am-12pm
Wed 12/11/19 at 10am-12pm
Wed 12/18/19 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
A Story of Moral Courage - Marty Brounstein
Please join People of Faith for Justice and the local Jewish community in hearing Marty Brounstein, author of Two Among the Righteous Few: A Story of Courage in the Holocaust. Marty shares a riveting and important story centered around the true account of...
Congregation Beth David
San Luis Obispo, CA

Thu 11/21/19 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Mozart's Requiem: Myths, Motives, and Movies
Mozart struggled as he worked on his final composition, a Requiem Mass, which he began to fear was for his own funeral. Accompanying our performance of this legendary masterpiece will be lectures by scholars who will explore two perspectives: the rumors an...
California Polytechnic State University – Davidson Music Center
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 11/22/19 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Meeting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, For the Family
Al-Anon Weekly Meeting Saturday Cambria
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Cambria, CA

Sat 11/23/19 at 10am-11am
Sat 11/30/19 at 10am-11am
Sat 12/7/19 at 10am-11am
Sat 12/14/19 at 10am-11am
Sat 12/21/19 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Author Talk - "When a Toy Dog Became a Wolf..." with Hendrika deVries
Join author Hendrika de Vries as she recounts her childhood in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, as told in her memoir, "When a Toy Dog Became a Wolf and the Moon Broke Curfew..." With her father in a POW camp and her mother joining the Resistance, Hendrika learns ...
SLO County Library - San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sat 11/23/19 at 2pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Why Mozart Died So Young: A Physician's Perspective
Mozart struggled as he worked on his final composition, a Requiem Mass, which he began to fear was for his own funeral. Accompanying our performance of this legendary masterpiece will be lectures by scholars who will explore two perspectives: the rumors an...
SLO County Library - San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sat 11/23/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
South County Poetry: Deborah Tobola
Deborah Tobola’s memoir, “Hummingbird in Underworld: Teaching in a Men’s Prison”, recently earned a Readers’ Favorite Bronze Medal in Non-Fiction—Social Issues. Tobola earned a BA in English from the University of Montana in 1988 and an MFA in Creative Wri...
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
Arroyo Grande, CA

Sun 11/24/19 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
South County Poetry: Deborah Tobola, Featured Poet
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
Arroyo Grande, CA

Sun 11/24/19 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Meeting, For the Family, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Monday weekly meeting for emotional serenity. Downstairs in the Church, around back.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Cambria, CA

Mon 11/25/19
Mon 12/2/19
Mon 12/9/19
Mon 12/16/19
Mon 12/23/19
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Community Event
Death Cafe: Let's Talk It Over
An open, candid, casual discussion on how we stay fully engaged in life while exploring our beliefs and stories surrounding death. The first Monday of every month at Nautical Bean, fourth Mondays at Hospice SLO. Death Cafe isn’t a place for advice giving o...
Nautical Bean - Parker Street
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 12/2/19 at 3:30pm-5pm
Mon 1/6/20 at 3:30pm-5pm
Mon 2/3/20 at 3:30pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Parents/Parenting
Mindful Parenting
Mindfulness is a useful skill in all aspects of our lives, but can be especially helpful in parenting. Lectures and recommendations from a professional psychologist will give you a better understanding of your child's behavior and how you may use mindfulne...
Santa Maria Public Library
Santa Maria, CA

Mon 12/2/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Mon 1/6/20 at 7pm-8:30pm
Mon 2/3/20 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Carnegie Lecture: The Culture of Celebrity in California Politics
The second in a series of quarterly lectures will be presented at the History Center Museum on December 4, 2019. Since Jim Worthen, a thirty-year veteran of the Central Intelligence Agency, retired to San Luis Obispo County he has turned his skills prepari...
History Center of San Luis Obispo County
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 12/4/19 at 5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Esther Perel
Through her work on erotic intelligence, trauma, sexual honesty and conflict resolution, groundbreaking couples psychotherapist Esther Perell invites a nuanced framework for the intricacies of love and desire.
The Granada Theatre
Santa Barbara, CA

Wed 12/4/19 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Douglas Brinkley
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, award-winning historian Douglas Brinkley takes a fresh look at America’s race to the moon.
University of California, Santa Barbara – Campbell Hall
Santa Barbara, CA

Thu 12/5/19 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Poetry/Spoken Word Hosted by Mary Anne Anderson
Poetry/Spoken Word series hosted by Mary Anne Anderson takes place the first Thursday of every month. Featured readers, followed by open mic.
Unitarian Universalist Community of Cambria
Cambria, CA

Thu 12/5/19 at 7pm-9pm
Thu 1/2/20 at 7pm-9pm
Thu 2/6/20 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The Times They Are A Changin' (The 2020 Employment Law Update)
Employment law firm LightGabler is presenting "The Times They Are A Changin' (The 2020 Employment Law Update)." The free seminar will be held Thursday, December 5 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Madonna Inn (333 Madonna Rd., San Luis Obispo). Califor...
Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Thu 12/5/19 at 7:30am-9am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Caregiver's Support Group
This group is appropriate for caregivers, family members, friends and hospice volunteers who are anticipating the loss of someone close to them nearing death, and having difficulty with the complex emotions that may emerge. Topics discussed will include th...
Wilshire Hospice
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 12/11/19 at 3pm-4:30pm
Wed 1/8/20 at 3pm-4:30pm
Wed 2/12/20 at 3pm-4:30pm
    

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