Special Events

Sept. 1-3Morro Bay Art in the Park, Fine Art & Quality Crafts located at City Park, on the corner of Morro Bay Blvd. and Harbor Drive. Open to the public Satrday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monay 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. More information available by visiting morrobayartinthepark.com.

September 8 & 9 — 12th Annual Dog Splash Days at the Templeton Community Pool for dogs to come for a swim as a fundraiser for Vineyard Dog Park. Special sessions available for small, senior, or disabled dogs. Space is limited. Prepaid reservations and details at www.parks4pups.org/splash-days or 805.239.4437.

September 9 — Don your best pajama outfit for Pajama Party Movie, a fundraising event. A $10 ticket gets popcorn, soda and a vintage movie on the big screen at Park Cinemas. Viewing of 1969’s original “Support Your Local Sheriff” begins at 7 p.m. For tickets or more information, call 805-238-4103.

September 14 — An Evening in Santa Margarita takes place from 5 to 9 p.m. This family-friendly event takes place at various businesses through town and benefits the Friends of the Santa Margarita Library. Enjoy food, music, drinks and crafts while strolling through historic Santa Margarita.

September 15 — 20th Annual Taste of Downtown in Downtown Paso. Starting at 11 a.m., sample food from Paso Robles restaurants and wineries and “take a taste of downtown.” Day passes are $25 and available from pasoroblesdowntown.org

September 15 — The Paso Robles Art Association presents the 16th Annual Arte De Tiza, beginning at 8 a.m. Chalk art supplies will be provided and all ages are welcome to participate and have fun with this creative and colorful event.  Sidewalk space is limited, so come early.

September 22 — The 3rd Annual Showdown Cornhole Tournament will take place in Sunken Gardens in Atascadero, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The tournament benefits the Atascadero High School Greybots robotics team. See visitatascadero.com for more information.

September 29 & 30 – Three Speckled Hens Antiques and Old Stuff Show is back for its bi-annual show. This two-day show brings many local vintage and antique dealers to the Paso Robles Event Center. Visit threespeckledhens.com for early bird or general admission tickets.

October 5 — Tent City After Dark will take place in Sunken Gardens the evening prior to historic Colony Days parade. This event will run from 5 to 10 p.m. with food, wine and beer, live music and so more! For more information, visit colonydays.org.

October 6 — The 45th Annual Colony Days celebration invites you to join in on the Mudhole Follies, a fun and engaging show. The parade begins at 10 a.m., followed by food and fun in Sunken Gardens in Atascadero including musical performances, weiner dog races, the Tent City historical re-enactment and more. Visit colonydays.org for more information.

October 13 — Paso Robles Pioneer Day highlights the heritage and traditions of Paso Robles in and around the downtown area during the annual Pioneer Day event. Bring the whole family to downtown to enjoy a parade, the free bean feed and daylong, fun-filled activities. Parade begins at 10 a.m.


Fundraisers

September 8 — 18th Annual Champions of Youth Charity Dinner and Auction honoring Todd Evenson will take place at the Paso Robles Event Center beginning with cocktails at 5:30 p.m. The evening brings a lively social hour with fun games of chance, a delicious five-course dinner with wine pairings, live and silent auctions and dancing. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit BGCSLOC18.givesmart.com

September 16 — 2nd Annual Cow Pie Bingo will take place at the Printery Building, 6351 Olmeda Ave. in Atascadero from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Live music provided by Shelly and the Classics. Food, drinks and dessert will be available for purchase. Visit atascaderoprintery.org for more information or to purchase raffle tickets.

September 21 — Women in Business Scholarship Fundraiser, 6 to 9 p.m., Two-Steppin’ Under the Stars is an evening at Harris Stage Lines where you will enjoy exciting live music, dancing, dinner and libations from local wineries and breweries.

October 6 — Paso’s Pink Moto Ride is a full day event. We enjoy a PINK pancake breakfast at BarrelHouse, a 75-mile ride through the backroads and return for barbecue lunch, live music, Pink Beer and fun at BarrelHouse! This event benefits the Cancer Support Community California Central Coast division. Visit cscslo.org to register.


Concerts & Entertainment

Movies in the Garden — Atascadero Sunken Gardens, Sept. 1 and 9,
8 to 11 p.m. To see the movie schedule, go to visitatascadero.com

Whale Rock Music Festival — Castoro Cellars, Sept. 15 and 16, see whalerockmusicfestival.com for schedule and ticket information.


Culture & The Arts

Winery Partners Wine Bar — Wine tasting at Studios on the Park every Friday and Saturday, 5 to 9 p.m. benefits the free arts education program for local kids. Studiosonthepark.org

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


Farmers Markets

Atascadero – Wednesdays 3-6 p.m., Sunken Gardens, 5942 West Mall; Special Event: Summer Sizzle event through Aug. 8.

Paso Robles – Tuesdays 3-6 p.m., Paso Robles City Park at 11th Street and Spring Street

Templeton – Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Templeton Community Park at 6th and Crocker Street


At The Library

Atascadero Library

6555 Capistrano, Atascadero • 805- 461-6161

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

Thursday — Pyjama Drama 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., open to school age children, registration is required

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

Special Events

September 4 — Gems in the Stacks Book Discussion 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., open to adults

September 12 — What is Bitcoin? 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., open to adults

September 15 — How to Publish Your Book 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., open to adults and teens

September 20 — Mixed Minds Book Group 2:30-3:30 p.m., open to adults

September 29 — Audiobooks & the voices telling the stories 2 to 3 p.m., open to teens

October 1 — Gems in the Stacks Book Discussion 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., open to adults

Paso Robles Library

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

Monday & Friday — 10:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m., Preschool Story time for 1-3 year olds

Wednesday — 2:30 p.m., Grandparents & Books for kids of all ages

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

Special Events

September 7 — Club Ghibi 4 p.m., open to 13-17 year olds

September 10 — LEGO Build 4 p.m., open to all ages

September 29 — Maker Monday 4 p.m., open to 7-12 year olds

Creston Library

6290 Adams, Creston • 805- 237-3010

No events in September

San Miguel Library

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

No events in September

Santa Margarita Library

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

September 1 — Young People’s Reading Round Table & Movie, 4 to 5:30 p.m., open to 12 to 16 year olds

September 4 — E-help at the Library, 1 to 3 p.m., open to all ages

Shandon Library

195 N 2nd St, Shandon • 805- 237-3009

No events in September


Chambers of Commerce

Atascadero Chamber of Commerce

atascaderochamber.org • 805-466-2044
6904 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422

September 27 — September Mixer, 5:30 to 7 p.m., hosted by Rabobank at 6950 El Camino Real

Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce

pasorobleschamber.com • 805-238-0506
1225 Park St, Paso Robles, CA 93446

Office Hours with 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.

September 4 —Restaurant Appreciation, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.,

September 12 — Chamber Membership Mixer, 5:30-7 p.m., Hosted by A Heavenly Home, 1920 Prospect Ave.

September 26— Wake Up Paso, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Paso Robles Inn Ballroom

Templeton Chamber of Commerce

templetonchamber.com • 805- 434-1789
321 S. Main Street #C, Templeton, CA 93465

September 5 —Templeton Women’s Club Meeting, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with Speaker Assemblyman, Jordan Cunningham, bring a sack lunch

September 22 —Denim and Diamonds, 5 to 10:30 p.m., Guests must be 21 or over

September 29 — Templeton Oktoberfest, 2 to 6 p.m. in Templeton Park


Business

North County Toast ‘N Talk Toastmasters — Mondays, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Keller Williams Real Estate, Paso, 805-464-9229.

Coffee at the Carlton — Wednesdays, 9-10 a.m. at The Carlton Hotel, Atascadero. Free, open networking.  Meet, learn, and expand your network.

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

Business Networking International — Wednesdays, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Cricket’s, 9700 El Camino Real, #104, Atascadero. 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.

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

Speak Easy Toastmasters — Friday, 12:10 to 1:15 p.m. Founders Pavilion, Twin Cities Community Hospital. 9797.toastmastersclubs.org.


Workshops & Classes

Writing Support Group with award-winning author/editor Patricia Alexander. Every other Monday, July 9 & 23, 6:30 to 9 p.m. $25 per or $20 for 4 meetings paid in advance. Call for location 805-479-7778. BookOfComforts.com.

Line Dancing, Tuesdays, 6 to 7 p.m., Centennial Park Banquet Room. $50 for 10 Punch Pass or $5 per class drop in. Beginning and intermediate taught by Tina Scarsella, prcity.com/recreation-online, 805-835-2076.

Community Quilting third Saturday, assists children and senior organizations, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bethel Lutheran Church, Old Country Road, Templeton. Cynthia Bradshaw, clbrad1313@hotmail.com.


Service Organizations

American Legion Post 50 • 240 Scott St., Paso Robles • 805-239-7370. Commander John Irwin, 805-286-6187.

  • Hamburger Lunch — every Thursday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., $5
  • Pancake Breakfast — 3rd Saturday, 8-11 a.m., $6
  • Post Meeting — 4th Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.

American Legion Post 220 • 805 Main Street, Templeton

  • Post Meeting — 2nd & 4th Wednesday, 6 p.m.

Elks Lodges

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 — 2nd Sunday, 7:30-11 a.m.

Kiwanis International

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

  • Key Club — every Wednesday, 11:55 a.m.
  • Kiwanis Club — every Thursday, 7 a.m.

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

  • Kiwanis Club — every Tuesday, 12 p.m.
  • Board Members — 1st Tuesday, 1 p.m.
  • Night Meeting — third Wednesday, 6 p.m., Su Casa Restaurant (2927 Spring St.)

Lions Club Meetings

Atascadero Club 2385 • 5035 Palma Ave.

  • Meeting – second & fourth Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Paso Robles Club 2407 • 1420 Park St.

  • Meeting – second & fourth Tuesday, 7 p.m.

San Miguel Club 2413 • 256 13th St.

  • Meeting – first & third Thursdays, 7 p.m.

Santa Margarita Club 2418 • 9610 Murphy St.

  • Meeting – second & fourth Monday, 7:30 p.m.

Shandon Valley Club • 630-571-5466

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

  • Meeting – first & third Thursdays, 7 pm

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 — every Tuesday, 7 p.m.
  • Pool League — every Wednesday
  • 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 — every Wednesday, 12 p.m. at Atascadero Lake Pavillion

Paso Robles Sunrise • 1900 Golden Hill Rd.

  • Meeting — every Wednesday, 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 Quilters Guild Meeting, July 6 at 6:30 p.m., lecture by Patsy Carpenter. Trinity Lutheran Church, 940 Creston Road, Paso. Contact kajquilter@ gmail.com. General info: lisajguerrero@msn.com, acqguild.com.

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

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

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

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

North County Newcomers — July 24 deadline for August 1 luncheon at Estrella Warbirds Museum, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Gatherings held first Wednesday for residents living here less than 3 years. RSVP at northcountynewcomers.org.

Active Senior Club of Templeton — first Friday, 10:30 a.m., Templeton Community Center, 601 S. Main St, Templeton

North County Women’s Connection Luncheon — July 13, featuring classical pianist Marion Walker. 11 a.m., Templeton Community Center. $12.00. Reservations by July 10 to JoAnn Pickering, 805-239-1096.

Central Coast Violet Society — second Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Brookdale Activity Room, 1919 Creston Road, Paso. Znailady1@aol.com.

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


Health & Wellness

The Wellness Kitchen and Resource Center

thewkrc.org • 805-434-1800
Mon-Fri 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wed. until 6 p.m.
1255 Las Tablas Rd., Templeton

Healing and Wellness Foods meal programs, volunteer opportunities, and classes (RSVP, register and pay online.) 

July 19 — Healthy Cooking Classes — Cool Summer Foods! Instructor Evan Vossler. 5:30 to 7:30, FREE for those facing illness, otherwise $20. No one will be turned away.

July 20 — 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Idler’s Home, 122 Cross St., San Luis Obispo. RSVP required to 805-434-1800 or nancy@TheWKRC.org.

July 25 — Intro to Wellness — A Taste of Change with Registered Dietitian Hayley Garelli. 10 simple ways to begin your clean eating journey 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Please RSVP. Class is FREE.

Cancer Support Community

cscslo.org • 805-238-4411
1051 Las Tablas Road, Templeton
Support, education and hope. Cancer Support Helpline, 888-793-9355, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

SPECIAL PROGRAMS:

7/10 • 6 p.m. Education: Immunotherapy. 7 p.m. Young Survivors Peer Gathering in Templeton

7/18 • 11:30 a.m. Pot Luck Social

7/12 • 11 a.m. Advanced Cancer Group

7/19 • 11 a.m. Advanced Cancer Group

7/25 • 11:30 a.m. Mindfulness Hour, RSVP required

7/26 • 6 p.m. Young Survivors Peer Gathering at Sierra Vista Hospital, 2nd floor, San Luis Obispo

8/1 • Life Beyond Cancer

WEEKLY SCHEDULE:

MONDAY: 11:30 a.m. Therapeutic Yoga at Dharma Yoga

TUESDAY: 1 p.m. Educational Radio Show

WEDNESDAY: 10 a.m. Living with Cancer Support Group — Newly Diagnosed/Active Treatment.

THURSDAY: 10 a.m. Coffee Chat

FRIDAY: 7/13, 7/27, 6 p.m., Grupo Fuerza y Esperanza. Special ProgramsNavigate with Niki Thursdays by appointment. 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, kathythomas10@hotmail.com or 805-610-6486. Beautification Boutique offers products for hair loss and resources for mastectomy patients (knittedknockers.org).