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UCCE Master Food Preservers: Introduction to Canning
This is our only introduction to canning class for 2018. Class topics will include covering basic canning principles for boiling water canning and pressure canning. Food safety concepts will also be included in this presentation. Boiling water canning w...
University of California Cooperative Extension – UCCE
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sat 6/23/18 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Come of Age: Reading and Reportage with author Stephen Jenkinson
The Canadian cultural activist and author Stephen Jenkinson shares his upcoming book, "Come of Age: The Case for Elderhood in a Time of Trouble." In his signature provocative style, he makes the case that we must birth a new generation of elders, one poise...
The Monday Club
San Luis Obispo, CA

Tue 6/26/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Come of Age: Reading and Reportage with Canadian author Stephen Jenkinson
The Harvard-educated theologian and author Stephen Jenkinson returns to SLO to talk about his new book, "Come of Age: The Case for Elderhood in a Time of Trouble." He will read excerpts and talk about the need for a new generation of elders to become the ...
The Monday Club
San Luis Obispo, CA

Tue 6/26/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Toddler Storytime with Ms. Kaela
This is especially for little ones.
SLO County Library - Morro Bay
Morro Bay, CA

Tue 6/26/18 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 7/3/18 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 7/10/18 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 7/17/18 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 7/24/18 at 10:30am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Alma Rosa Presents Wine Talk Wednesdays
Alma Rosa is excited to continue our informational series, Wine Talk Wednesdays. Please join us on the 4th Wednesday of each month in our Tasting Room as we host speakers discussing different aspects of the local wine industry. Each session affords atten...
Alma Rosa Winery
Buellton, CA

Wed 6/27/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
LightGabler Employment Law Seminar: Leaves-of-Absence Trends & Issues
Employment law firm LightGabler is presenting a free employment law seminar, "Does Absence Really Make the Heart Grow Fonder? Leaves-of-Absence Trends and Issues." The seminar will be held Wednesday, June 27 in San Luis Obispo. California provides empl...
Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 6/27/18 at 7:30am-9am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Goleta Native Gregory Crouch
Goleta native and Western historian Gregory Crouch will discuss his new book, "The Bonanza King," about the life and times of mining magnate John Mackay, and how mining The Comstock Lode deserves to be better known for how it transformed California, the We...
Chaucer's Bookstore
Santa Barbara, CA

Thu 6/28/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Special storytime with children's book author/illustrator Wendy Wahman
Join us for an extra special and pup-tastic story time this week with author Wendy Wahman. Learn all about dog manners with the super sweet book "Don't Lick the Dog" and then follow the crazy antics of Nanny in the new book "Nanny Paws" As always we will h...
Whiz Kids Toy Store
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 6/29/18 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Social Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Grief Counseling in Cambria
If you have recently lost a loved one through death and would like a safe place to share with others who are also going through a similar experience, join us the first and third Tuesdays of the month in a group setting. Our focus is to share feelings, prac...
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Cambria, CA

Tue 7/3/18 at 11am-12pm
Tue 7/17/18 at 11am-12pm
Tue 8/7/18 at 11am-12pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 11am-12pm
Tue 9/4/18 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Poetry/Spoken Word hosted by Mary Anne Anderson
Poetry/Spoken Word series hosted by Mary Anne Anderson continues; first Thursday of every month. Feature readers, followed by open mic.
Unitarian Universalist Community of Cambria
Cambria, CA

Thu 7/5/18 at 7pm-9pm
Thu 8/2/18 at 7pm-9pm
Thu 9/6/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Timber Hawkeye: Buddhist Boot Camp
Offering a secular and non-sectarian approach to being at peace with the world, both within and around us.
Unitarian Universalist Community of Cambria
Cambria, CA

Sat 7/7/18 at 11:45am-1:15pm
Sat 8/4/18 at 11:45am-1:15pm
Sat 9/1/18 at 11:45am-1:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Anticipatory Grief Group
Are you struggling with an anticipated loss in your life? Join us for our open Anticipatory Loss Grief Support group, the second Wednesday of every month from 3-4:30pm, at Wilshire Hospice, hosted by Center for Grief Education and Healing.
Wilshire Hospice
San Luis Obispo, ct

Wed 7/11/18 at 3pm-4:30pm
Wed 8/8/18 at 3pm-4:30pm
Wed 9/12/18 at 3pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Corners of the Mouth Poetry Reading
Santa Barbara poet Catherine Abbey Hodges with Rob Hodges on cello and Kathryn DeLancelloti of Cayucos. Open reading follows.
Linnaea's Cafe
San Luis Obispo, CA

Sun 7/15/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Education, Workshops
Alzheimer's Association - Confident Caregiver Series
This comprehensive series provides free monthly educational opportunities for family caregivers to learn about resources and strategies in providing quality care for their loved one. May 16 - Mid Stages I (communication, relationship changes, personal care...
French Hospital Medical Center – Copeland Pavilion
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 7/18/18 at 10am-11:30am
Wed 8/15/18 at 10am-11:30am
Wed 9/19/18 at 10am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Annette McGivney, author of "Pure Land"
Join us for a special presentation and book signing with Annette McGivney, author of "Pure Land." Part true crime and part memoir, "Pure Land" is a unique narrative non-fiction book that tells the story of McGivney's investigation into the most brutal murd...
SLO County Library - San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 7/18/18 at 5pm-6pm
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 7/18/18 at 11am-12pm
Wed 8/15/18 at 11am-12pm
Wed 9/19/18 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Education, Workshop
Alzheimer's Association - Confident Caregiver Series
This comprehensive series provides free monthly educational opportunities for family caregivers to learn about resources and strategies in providing quality care for their loved one. May 17 - Mid Stages I (communication, relationship changes, personal ...
Morgan Conference Center at Twin Cities Hospital
Templeton, CA

Thu 7/19/18 at 10am-11:30am
Thu 8/16/18 at 10am-11:30am
Thu 9/20/18 at 10am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Cambria Caregiver Support Group - Alzheimer's Assocation
A monthly support group that enables participants to develop mutual support and social relationships, receive education about issues related to dementia and receive support to develop the skills to problem solve. All support groups are offered at no cost a...
Pacific Premier Bank
Cambria, CA

Thu 7/19/18 at 9:30am-11am
Thu 8/16/18 at 9:30am-11am
Thu 9/20/18 at 9:30am-11am
Talks & Readings: Conference
North Coast Writers
Anyone interested in or already writing a book is welcome to attend.
SLO County Library - Morro Bay
Morro Bay, CA

Sat 7/21/18 at 10am-12pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-12pm
Sat 9/15/18 at 10am-12pm
    

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