MAY Calendar of Events    

May 11 (Saturday): 2 - 4 p.m. BOOK SIGNING: “The Luminous Fish” by Randolph Rogers.  Come meet the author!  The Luminous Fish is the saga of three families on the Central Coast of California in the midst of a modern crisis. Alex Sanchez and his family migrate north from Los Angeles due to unrelated natural and accidental events. The Sanchez family eventually land at the Kimball Ranch near Morro Bay. Alex Sanchez battles his own personal demons as he fights off intruders and attempts to save his marriage, his family and the ranch from disaster.

 May 13 (Sunday): 7 p.m. SECOND SUNDAY AT SEVEN POETS CANCELLED this month for Mother’s Day.   See you next month.

May 17 (Friday): 7 p.m. MORRO BAY Estuary “Get Inspired by History” Awards Ceremony.  Poetry Winners will be reading their poems.  Refreshments follow.  Anyone may submit their works.  See website for details:

May 21 (Tuesday) 3-4:30 p.m.  GENERAL GRIEF AND LOSS SUPPORT GROUP:  Wilshire Hospice – Center for Grief Education & Healing offers Grief Support Group in the Coalesce Garden Chapel every third Tuesday each month.  Join us in a safe space to share your journey through the grieving process. With grief comes mourning; and while mourning brings healing, it’s important to have support and understanding while you are experiencing your loss.  For more information:  or call 805-269-0141.  No charge.

May 22 (Wednesday) 7p.m., Central Coast Buddhist Meditation Group Call for more information before attending, 441-5478   

May 24 (Friday): 7 p.m., $15, COALESCE CONCERT Presents:  Merrie Bande     Jennifer Sayre, harp; Andrew Harp, percussion with special guest harpist:  Aurora Denny


May 25 (Saturday): 2 - 4 p.m. BOOK SIGNING: “All Because of Hannah” by Danielle Patarazzi  Come meet the author!  All Because of Hannah is a compelling story about one family’s struggle to raise a child born with cerebral palsy, the strain it puts on the relationship between mother and daughter, and the steps each makes that will either bring their family back together, or tear it apart.

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On-going MAY events in our Garden Chapel

Astrology Readings with Harry Farmer (No sessions in May) Call Harry at 805-801-1305 for more information, to make an appointment or just drop in.

Metaphysical Discussion Group in Garden Chapel (Fridays), noon to 1 p.m. –all welcome, donation.  Check out the group’s website for topic information.

Wednesday Mornings, 10-noon: Current social & economic issues discussed in a non-judgmental environment.

Yoga on Thursdays,  6-7 p.m. - please call Shoosh Crotzer for info and cost, 805-801-7335

Note: No parking in back lot of Bookstore, please. Walk down driveway off Harbor Street

The purpose of life is to discover your gift.
The work of life is to develop it.
The meaning of life is to give your gift away.  


--David Viscott--