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Find Out More About San Luis Obispo City, SLO County, and the Central Coast

Looking North from Mussel Rock, Guadalupe-Nipomo

William Randolph Hearst
                  State Beach

view of Nine Sisters
                  Volcanic Chain (Sierra Club photo)

  • The City of San Luis Obispo
  • San Luis Obispo County Government
  • San Luis Obispo Downtown Association
  • San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce
  • VisitSLO (what to do and where to do it)
  • Things to Do in SLO County
  • The Central Coast
  • Farmers' Markets
  • SLO Wine Country Links
  • San Luis Obispo Winery Links
  • Grapeline Winery Links (Paso Robles, SLO, Santa Barbara County, Temecula)
  • The Tribune (Knight-Ridder daily newspaper)
  • New Times (alternative weekly newspaper)
  • KCBX Public Radio
  • KSBY (Local NBC Television Station)
  • San Luis Obispo
                  Farmers' Market
    Morro Rock from Morro Bay


    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

                    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

    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)


    Looking for Housing?  Spouse or Partner Looking for Work? Need Info on Local Services?

    If You're New in Town or to California. . . When You Arrive on Campus. . . Campus Comfort. . .
                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. . .