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Looking North from Mussel Rock, Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes

William Randolph Hearst State Beach

view of Nine Sisters Volcanic Chain (Sierra Club photo)

  • San Luis Obispo County
  • The Central Coast
  • The City of San Luis Obispo
  • San Luis Obispo County Government
  • San Luis Obispo Downtown Association
  • KCBXNet (formerly SLONet)
  • San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce
  • VisitSLO (what to do and where to do it)
  • Things to Do in SLO County
  • KCBX Community Calendar
  • Arts and Events on the Central Coast
  • Farmer's Market
  • San Luis Obispo Wine Country
  • SLO Vintners Association
  • More Local Wine/Winery Links
  • "Top 10 Reasons to Visit SLO County"
  • The Tribune (Knight-Ridder daily newspaper)
  • New Times (alternative weekly newspaper)
  • KCBX Public Radio
  • KSBY (Local NBC Television Station)

  • SLOCAM (SLO County Public Access Television)
    San Luis Obispo Farmers' Market
    Morro Rock from Morro Bay harbor


    The Performing Arts in San Luis Obispo County

    Deandra Bachelor and Wes Krukow, Ballet Theatre of SLO (photograph by Barry Goyette)

    Forbes Pipe Organ, Performing Arts Center Harmon Hall

    Cal Poly Wind Orchestra

    Performing Arts Center

    Michael Novak conducts the SLO Symphony

    Michelle Epperheimer with the Civic Ballet


    Other Cultural Resources (Visual Arts, Film, Museums, Libraries) in San Luis Obispo County

    I Madonnari -- annual street painting festival at Mission Plaza
    public art in SLO


    Outdoor Activities in San Luis Obispo County

    Got Kids? Debora Schwartz's (eclectic, selective) Family Fun and Resources
      Out and About: Family Excursions Fremont Theatre -- Art Deco large-screen movie house
    View of Bishop Peak from Cerro San Luis
    Emerson Park climbing structure

    SLO Symphony Musical Petting Zoo

    'Three Little Maids from School' -- The Mikado, 2007 PRO Summer Opera Camp for Kids (Miranda is the one on the right!)

    Harmony True teaching at the Academy of Dance

    checking out the SLO Symphony musical petting zoo

    The Great Outdoors
    Horse Sheep Swine Poultry
    Arts Classes and
    Performance Opportunities
    Sports Activities, Teams and Classes
    Education and childcare resources
    Central Coast Children's Choir 2006-2007 singers (Nadia is in the Debut Choir, left hand photo, with red headband)


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    Julian's, University Union


    Campus Stress-Busters. . .

    PHYSICAL: hike the hills above the Poly P

    throw a potswim some laps

    Horse Sheep Swine Poultry


    Preparing For Your First (or Subsequent) Quarter(s) of Teaching. . .