Special Events

March 3Symphony of the Vines presents “Harp Chamber Music” with Catherine Litaker on harp; Carol Houchens, flute; Michael Whitson, viola; and Hilary Clark, cello, 4 – 5:30 p.m. Pear Valley Estate Wine, 4900 Union Rd, Paso Robles. Tickets are $15 – $30, students K-12 are free with a paid adult. Visit


March 29-31 — San Luis Obispo County Cattlemen’s Association presents the 29th Annual Cattlemen’s Western Art Show and Sale at the Paso Robles Event Center. Free show admission. BBQ lunch, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm both days for $10.  Evening artist reception Friday 5 to 9 pm, $20 at the door. Featured artist Vicki Catapano.


March 24 — Come enjoy “Mendelssohn in Scotland” at the San Miguel Mission. Presented by Symphony of the Vines, this full orchestra concert begins at 3 p.m.  Tickets are $15 – $30, students K-12 are free with a paid adult. Visit


April 6Wild Wild West Casino Night to benefit the Paso Robles Youth Sports Council. Centennial Park, 600 Nickerson, Paso Robles. Doors open at 6 p.m., casino gaming 6:30, dinner until 8, silent auction until 9. $45 ticket includes tri-tip dinner, two drinks, a bingo ticket and $100 in gaming chips. PRYSC supports sports organizations and improves sports playing fields.


April 13 — The Creston Garden Club Annual Plant and Bake Sale. Local nurseries and growers donate plants, trees, and vegetable starts.  This is the principle fundraiser for the support and maintenance of the Creston Garden. Baked goods are homemade pies, cookies, and things for your “sweet tooth”.  We are open from 8 a.m. until noon. Come early if you want a pie as they go fast. We are located in the village of Creston just pass the Rodeo Grounds on Hwy 229.

May 4 — 11th Annual Dog Jog at Vina Robles Vineyard. Early registration open at parks4pups.org or 805-239-9326. Walk or jog, 2K or 4K starting at 10 a.m. Expo, lunch, wine tasting, silent auction and dog contests!  Walkers or runners without dogs are welcome. The event supports the Paso Robles Sherwood Dog Park.


May 4 – 53 Speckled Hens Old Stuff Show. Paso Robles Event Center, 150 Vintage and Antique Dealers. General, Early Bird and Super Early Bird tickets available on March 15.


Culture & the Arts

Art After Dark Paso — first Saturday, wine tasting, 5 to 9 p.m., Downtown Paso, hosted by Studios on the Park.


Atascadero Colony Days — October 4-5, 2019

Board Meeting — second Monday, 6 p.m., Atascadero Chamber of Commerce

Paso Robles Pioneer Day — October 12, 2019

At the Library

Atascadero Library

6555 Capistrano, Atascadero • 805-461-6161

Special Events

Ongoing Programs
Tuesday & Wednesday — 10:30 a.m., Preschool Story time for 1-5 year olds

Friday — 10:30 a.m., Toddler Story time for 1-3 year olds

1st Tuesday — 11 a.m.

Lego Club
1st Saturday — 2 p.m., Family Movies

1st Tuesday — 11 a.m., Gems in the Stacks Book Group

3rd Thursday — 2:30 p.m., Mixed Minds Book Group

February 19, Saturday — 2 p.m., Lego Club

Paso Robles Library

1000 Spring St., Paso Robles • 805-237-3870

Monday — 11:30 a.m., Preschool Story time for 1-3 year olds

Thursday — 10:30 a.m., Mother Goose on the Loose for ages 0-18 months

Fridays — eBook Clinic with Patrick McCoy, 2 p.m., 2:20 p.m. and 2:40 p.m., open to 16 and over. See Library Events Calendar for more information.

Special Events

PASO ROBLES, CA –Check out the Library’s classes and events in February

For Adults:

• Tax Preparation Assistance by appointment only, Saturdays March 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30;

call the Library at 805.237.3870 to schedule an appointment

• Make It @ the Library! Felt Appliqué, Saturday, March 2, 10:30-12:30 pm

• Drop In and Color! Celtic Designs, Thursday, March 14, 6-8 pm

• The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah book discussion, Thursday, March 21, 7-8 pm

• Learn to Knit or Crochet! Saturday, March 23, 10:30-noon

• Tabletop Game Day, Saturday, March 23, 1-4 pm

For Children:

• Story Times, check online calendar for days and times

• Dr. Seuss Day, Monday March 1, 2-5 pm

• Lego Build, Monday, March 11, 4-5 pm.

• Family Game Day, Friday March 15. 3-5 pm.

• Spring Drop-In Craft, Tuesday, March 19, 3-4 pm.

• Maker Monday series — Optical Illusion Spinning Tops! Monday, March 25, 4-5 pm

For Teens:

• Teen Tech Week — Exploring Circuits, Tuesday, March 5, 4-5 pm

For more information about classes or events, including age requirements, or to sign up for them, visit prcity.com/246/Classes-Events.

The Paso Robles City Library is located at 1000 Spring Street and is open Monday – Friday 10-8,

and Saturday 10-5. For more information on library programs and events, please call 237-3870 or visit prcity.com/library

Creston Library

6290 Adams, Creston • 805-237-3010

Friday, February 1 — Valentine Card Making, 1 p.m.

Thursday & Friday, February 7-8 — Sugar Cookie Decorating & Heart Pencil Craft, 2 p.m.

San Miguel Library

254 13th St, San Miguel • 805-467-3224

Santa Margarita Library

9630 Murphy Ave, Santa Margarita • 805-438-5622

Shandon Library

195 N 2nd St, Shandon • 805-237-3009

Call for info


Paso Robles Youth Baseball Opening Day. Saturday, March 2, 10 a.m. at Sherwood Park. Food trucks, bounce houses, face painting, vendors and raffle. pryouthbaseball.org.

Go to nosloco.com/submit-listing to add your league info to our calendar.


Atascadero Chamber of Commerce

atascaderochamber.org • 805-466-2044

6907 El Camino Real, Suite A, Atascadero, CA 93422

Leaders Lunch — Friday, March 1, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Build relationships with other leaders in the community while enjoying a catered lunch, and a talk from one our region’s leaders. Member: $25, Non-Member: $35.

Business Mixer: — Thursday, March 21, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Hosted by Sunset Honda Service Center.

Good Morning Atascadero — Friday, March 22, 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. at Galaxy Theatres, 6917 El Camino Real, Suite I, Atascadero, CA 93422. Catch up on the latest news that you need to know for your business. Join us for a variety of speakers, mimosas, and light breakfast. Members: $15, Prospective Members: $20.

Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce

pasorobleschamber.com • 805-238-0506

1225 Park St, Paso Robles, CA 93446

Office Hours with District Supervisor John Peschong — third Thursday, 9 to 11 a.m., Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce Conference Room. Contact Vicki Janssen for appointment, vjanssen@co.clo.ca.us, 805-781-4491

Office Hours with Field Representative for Senator Bill Monning — third Thursday, 2 to 4 p.m., Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce Conference Room. Contact Hunter Snider for appointment, 805-549-3784

Membership Mixer — Wednesday, March 13. Community West Bank, 541 Spring Street Paso Robles. 5:30 p.m.

Wake Up Paso — Wednesday, March 27 at Paso Robles Inn Ballroom, 1103 Spring Street, Paso Robles; breakfast at 7:30 a.m., program at 8 a.m.; members $22, general admission $28

Templeton Chamber of Commerce

templetonchamber.com • 805-434-1789

321 S. Main Street #C, Templeton, CA 93465

Taking Care of Business

North County Toast ‘N Talk Toastmasters — Mondays, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. 1101 Riverside Dr, Paso, 805-464-9229

Early But Worth It Chapter — Business Networking International — Tuesdays, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Culinary Arts Academy, Paso, Visitors welcome, bniccc.com

Above the Grade Advanced Toastmasters — first Thursday, 7 to 9 p.m. Kennedy Club Fitness, Paso, 805-238-0524, 930206.toastmastersclubs.org

Partners in $uccess — Business Networking International — Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Paso Robles Assn. of Realtors, 1101 Riverside Ave. Visitors welcome, bniccc.com

Speak Easy Toastmasters Club — Fridays, 12:10 to 1:15 p.m. Founders Pavilion, Twin Cities Community Hospital. 9797.toastmastersclubs.org. 805-237-9096

Coffee at the Carlton — Entrepreneurs and business leaders meet Wednesdays at 9 am. Carlton Hotel in Atascadero.

Service Organizations

American Legion Post 50 • 240 Scott St., Paso Robles • 805-239-7370

Commander John Irwin, 805-286-6187.

Hamburger Lunch— Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., $5

Pancake Breakfast — third Saturday, 8 to 11 a.m., $6

Post Meeting — fourth Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.  

American Legion Post 220 • 805 Main Street, Templeton • 805-610-2708

Post Meeting — second and fourth Wednesday, 6 p.m.

Elks Lodge

Atascadero Lodge 2733 • 1516 El Camino Real • 805-466-3557

Lodge Meeting — second and fourth Thursdays

Paso Robles Lodge 2364 • 1420 Park Street • 805-239-1411

Lodge Meeting — first and third Wednesdays

El Paso de Robles Grange #555 • 627 Creston Rd. • 805-239-4100

Zumba — Tuesday and Thursday, 8:45 a.m.

Do Paso Square Dancers — second Thursday, 7-9 p.m.

Pancake Breakfast — second Sunday, 7:30-11 a.m.,

January 13 — Grange Meeting, 12 to 1 p.m.

Kiwanis International

Atascadero — 7848 Pismo Ave. • 805-610-7229

Key Club — Wednesdays, 11:55 a.m.

Kiwanis Club — Thursdays, 7 a.m.

Paso Robles — 1900 Golden Hill Rd. (Culinary Arts Academy)

Kiwanis Club — Tuesdays, 12 p.m.

Board Members — first Tuesday, 1 p.m.

Night Meeting — third Wednesday, 6 p.m., Su Casa Restaurant, 2927 Spring St.


Meeting — Fridays, 7 a.m. at McPhee’s Grill

Lions Club

Atascadero Club #2385 • 5035 Palma Ave.

Meeting — second and fourth Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Paso Robles Club 2407 • 1420 Park St.

Meeting — second and fourth Tuesday, 7 p.m.

San Miguel Club 2413 • 256 13th St.

Meeting — first and third Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Santa Margarita Club 2418 • 9610 Murphy St.

Meeting — second and fourth Monday, 7:30 p.m.

Shandon Valley Club • 630-571-5466

Templeton Club 2427 • 601 Main St. • 805-434-1071

Meeting — first and third Thursday, 7 p.m.

Loyal Order of Moose

Atascadero #2067 • 8507 El Camino Real • 805-466-5121

Meeting — first and third Thursday, 6 p.m.

Bingo — first Sunday, 12-2 p.m.

Queen of Hearts — Tuesdays, 7 p.m.

Pool League — Wednesdays

Paso Robles #243 • 2548 Spring St. • 805-239-0503

Visit mooseintl.org for more information

Optimist Club

Atascadero — dinner meetings second and fourth Tuesday, 5:30 p.m., Outlaws Bar & Grill, 9850 E. Front Rd. or call 805-712-5090

Paso Robles — dinner meetings second and fourth Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Paso Robles Elks Lodge, 1420 Park St.

Rotary International

Atascadero — 9315 Pismo Ave.

Meeting — Wednesdays at noon at Atascadero  Pavilion on the Lake


Paso Robles Rotary — 1103 Spring St.

Meeting — Thursdays at noon at Paso Robles Inn


Paso Robles Sunrise — 1900 Golden Hill Rd.

Meeting — Wednesdays at 7 a.m. at Culinary Arts Academy


Templeton — 416 Main St.

Meeting — first and third Tuesday, 7 a.m. at McPhee’s Grill


Veterans of Foreign Wars

Atascadero #2814 — 9555 Morro Rd., • 805-466-3305

Meeting — first Thursday, 6:30 p.m.

Paso Robles #10965 — 240 Scott St., • 805-239-7370

Meeting — first Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Clubs & Meetings

Almond Country Quilt Guild — Guild Challenge, Trash (Stash) to Treasurers. General Meeting: Friday, March 4 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6:30-9 p.m.; Community Quilts: Saturday, March 16 at Bethel Lutheran Church, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Coffee with a CHP — second Tuesday, 8:30 a.m., Nature’s Touch Nursery & Harvest, 225 Main St., Templeton.

Exchange Club — second Tuesday, 12:15-1:30 p.m. at McPhee’s, 416 S. Main St., Templeton. 805-610-8096, exchangeclubofnorthslocounty.org

Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 465 — second Wednesday, 7 p.m. at Paso Airport Terminal, 4900 Wing Way. Getting youth involved with aviation, EAA465.org

North County Multiflora Garden Club — second Wednesday, 12 to 3 p.m. at PR Community Church, 2706 Spring St., Paso Robles, Public is welcome, no charge, guests welcome. Call 805-712-7820 or visit multifloragardenclub.org

Monthly Dinner at Estrella Warbirds Museum — first Wednesday, 6 p.m., guest speakers. 805-296-1935 for dinner reservations, ewarbirds.org  

Paso Robles Democratic Club — third Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. at Centennial Park, 600 Nickerson, White Oak Room. All meetings are open to the public. For further info visit our Facebook page or visit pasoroblesdemocrats.org.

North County Newcomers — General Membership Meeting and Luncheon: Wednesday, April 3 The Groves on the 41, 4455 Hwy 41 East, Paso Robles from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $30; must RSVP by 3-24. Visit northcountynewcomers.org

Active Senior Club of Templeton — first Friday, 10:30 a.m., Templeton Community Center, 601 S. Main St. Meetings include a presentation on relevant local issues, often followed by a luncheon. Membership is $5 per year. Contact Templeton Recreation Department with questions. 805-434-4909

North County Wines and Steins — first Friday of the month (Jan-May; Aug-Nov), 6 p.m. at Templeton American Legion Hall, 805 Main St. Meetings include wine and beer tasting, speaker or program and potluck. winesandsteins.org, 805-235-2048

Central Coast Violet Society — second Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Creston Village Activity Room, 1919 Creston Road, Paso Robles. Email Znailady1@aol.com with any questions.

Golden State Classic Car Club — first Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Paso Robles Elks Lodge, 1420 Park St., Paso Robles. goldenstateclassics.org

Classic Car Cruise Night — second Saturday (weather permitting), 5 to 7 p.m. at King Oil Tools, 2235 Spring St., Paso Robles. Contact Tony Ororato, 805-712-0551

Daughters of the American Revolution — first Sunday. For time and place, email dmcpatriotdaughter@gmail.com

Health & Wellness

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center

1255 Las Tablas Road in Templeton • 805-434-1800 • thewkrc.org

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center Grand Re-opening Appreciation Week, March 11 – 14, 10 am to 4 pm. Samples of healing tea, deli lunches available for purchase, order wellness/healing foods, sign up for cooking classes.  The Wellness Kitchen re-opens March 1 after operating in a temporary location.

Healthy Cooking Class: Portable Snacks Thursday March 14th 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Idlers in Paso Robles & Friday March 15th 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Idlers in San Luis Obispo.

Designed especially for individuals facing a life-altering disease. Learn how to prepare nutrient-dense foods with the intent to create the “most inhospitable environment” so disease does not have the opportunity to grow. 3-Recipes and lessons are both therapy supporting and delicious. Learn how to flavor foods using fat/acid/salt/sweet. Class is free for those individuals dealing with illness through our Pay It Forward Education Program. Friends and caregivers are welcome to join the class for a suggested love offering of $20, however no one will be turned away for lack of funds. RSVP required 805-434-1800 or evan@TheWKRC.org. Taught by Evan Vossler.

Cancer Support Community

1051 Las Tablas Road, Templeton • 805-238-4411

Open Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to provide support, education and hope.

Cancer Support Helpline: 1-888-793-9355, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. PST.

Visit cscslo.org for description of support groups, social events, education and kid’s programs.

Living With Cancer Support Group — 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 10am –11am. Facilitated by Jamie Dunn, LMFT & Katie Boucher, AMFT.

Contact Jamie: 805-238-4411.

Caregiver Support Group — 4th Wednesdays – concurrent with patient group in a separate room. 10am –11am. Facilitated by Jamie Dunn, LMFT & Katie Boucher, AMFT

Contact Jamie: 805-238-4411.

Breast Cancer Group – Templeton — Last Thursday of each month, 11am-12pm Facilitated by Lindsey Levenson, LMFT, 2-time breast cancer survivor. Contact Jamie: 805-238-4411.

Mindfulness Hour — with Katie Boucher, AMFT. Last Wednesday. 11:30am – 12:30pm  Learn to practice the concepts of mindfulness, distress tolerance and emotional regulation. Open to patients & caregivers. Space is limited. RSVP Required.

Therapeutic Yoga — Mondays, 11:30am–12:45pm with Sue Larson. Therapeutic yoga designed for cancer patients. Poses can be modified to accommodate various needs and abilities. All levels welcome. Held at Dharma Yoga (1329 Spring St., Paso Robles).

Patient Navigation — By Appointment. Get help with your medical and non-medical resources. Let our navigators support you in finding what you need to better support your care. We can help find resources for medical bills, access to benefits, access to financial resources, support for transportation challenges and much more. Call to book an appointment, 805-238-4411.

Healthy Lifestyle — Navigate with Niki, Thursdays by appointment, call 805-238-4411; Cancer Well-Fit® at Paso Robles Sports Club, Mondays and Thursdays 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., pre-registration is required with Kathy Thomas at kathythomas10@hotmail.com or 805-610-6486.; Beautification Boutique offers products for hair loss and resources for mastectomy patients (knittedknockers.org).

Support & Encouragement

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — Mondays, 6:30 p.m. at Community Church of Atascadero, 5850 Rosario, basement room; 805-466-1697. Mondays, 9 a.m. at American Legion Hall in Templeton; 805-712-2479. tops.org

North County Overeaters Anonymous — Mondays, 5:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Fireside Room, 940 Creston Rd., Paso, OA.org.

MOPS — Mothers of Preschoolers — first & third Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church,

940 Creston Road, Paso, Ashley Hazell, 805-459-6049, nocomops@gmail.com.

Chronic Pain Support Group — CRPS (Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome), third Tuesdays, 5 to 6 p.m. at Rabobank, 1025 Las Tablas Rd, Templeton. Contact Suzanne Miller 805-704-5970 or email suzanne.miller@ymail.com.

DivorceCare — Sundays at 4 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Fireside Room, 940 Creston Rd., Paso Robles. Contact Juliet Thompson 805-238-3702 x205,  jthompson@trinitypaso.org

North County Parkinson’s Support Group — third Tuesday, 1 p.m. at Templeton Presbyterian Church,

610 So. Main St. Info: Rosemary Dexter 805-466-7226.

Overeaters Anonymous Atascadero — Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. at California Manor, Past the Lobby and follow the signs, 10165 El Camino Real, Atascadero. Contact Irene 818-415-0353.

North County Prostate Cancer Support Group — third Thursday, 7 p.m. at Twin Cities Community  

Hospital Pavilion Room. Bill Houston 805-995-2254 or American Cancer Society 805-473-1748.  

Lupus/Autoimmune Disorder Support Group — fourth Saturday, 10:30 a.m. at Nature’s Touch, 225 So. Main St., Templeton.

Grief Support Groups   

Sponsored by Hospice SLO • 805-544-2266 • hospiceslo.org  

Living with Grief Group— Mondays, 12:15 p.m.

Pet Loss Group — last Monday, 5 p.m.

General Grief Group — Tuesdays, 6 p.m.

Suicide Bereavement — fourth Wednesday, 3 p.m.

Spouse and Partner Group — Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.

Child Loss Group — Thursdays, 6 p.m.

Family Caregiver Group — every other Friday, 2:30 p.m.

Meetings at RISE – Visit in person at 1030 Vine St., Paso Robles or call 805-226-5400

General Grief Group — Wednesdays, 5 p.m. Meeting at 517 13th Street, Paso Robles. No cost, no pre-registration.

GriefShare — Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Fireside Room at Trinity Lutheran Church 940 Creston Road, Paso Robles. Contact Juliet Thompson 805-238-3702 x205 or jthompson@trinitypaso.org

Government & Politics

Paso Robles

City Council — first and third Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. at the City of Paso Robles Library Conference Room, 1000 Spring Street

Senior Citizens Advisory Committee — second Monday, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Paso Robles Senior Center, 270 Scott Street

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee — second Monday, 4 p.m. at Centennial Park Live Oak Room, 600 Nickerson Road

Planning Commission — second and fourth Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. at the City of Paso Robles Library Conference Room, 1000 Spring Street

Paso Robles Democratic Club — third Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. at the White Oak Room, Centennial Park, 600 Nickerson; Visitors/newcomers welcome. Contact Joyanne Soderholm with any questions. Call at 805-769-4847 or email at 2joyanne@gmail.com

Library Board of Trustees — second Thursday, 9 a.m. at City of Paso Robles Library, 1000 Spring Street

Airport Commission — fourth Thursday of every other month, 6:30 p.m. at 4900 Wing Way, Paso Robles.

Templeton (Community Service District)

Board of Directors — first and third Tuesday, 7 p.m. at 420 Crocker Street


Planning Commission — first and third Tuesday, 6 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers, 6500 Palma Avenue

City Council — second and fourth Tuesday, 6 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers, 6500 Palma Avenue

Santa Margarita Area Advisory Council

Monthly meetings — first Wednesday, 7 p.m. at Santa Margarita Community Hall, 22501 I St.

Atascadero Republican Women Federated

4th Tuesday at 11 at Atascadero SpringHill Suites Marriott atascaderorepublicanwomenfederated.com

Paso Robles Republican Women Federated

3rd Monday at 11:30 a.m. at Paso Robles Inn Ballroom. Reservations required. prrwf.org

County of San Luis Obispo

All meetings below meet at the County Government Center, Board of Supervisors Chambers, 1055 Monterey St, Room D170, San Luis Obispo.

Subdivision Review Board — first Monday, 9 a.m.

Board of Supervisors — first and third Tuesday, 9 a.m.

Parks & Recreation Commission — fourth Tuesday, 6 p.m.

Airport Land Use Commission — third Wednesday, 1:30 p.m.

Air Pollution and Control Board — fourth Wednesday of every odd numbered month, with some exceptions. 9 a.m.

Local Agency Formation Commission — third Thursday, 9 a.m.

Planning Department Hearing — first and third Friday, 9 a.m.