Ladies Conference Atascadero
8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Deanna Ramsay is the keynote speaker, with music by the Lisa Reiff Band. Includes lunch and coffee break. Atascadero Colony Park Community Center, 5599 Traffic Way. $60. www.ladiesconference.com, 805-466-0992.
Fiscalini Ranch Preserve Walk
Walk the Bluff Trail to enjoy birds along the shoreline. 2 miles. Meet at the south end of the Bluff Trail (2798 Windsor Blvd.). Rain cancels. Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve, 604 Main St., Cambria. Free. 805-400-5366.
Pine Needle Basket Weaving
9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Hands-on workshop. Make a basket and start a second to complete at home. Materials provided. Info, registration at slobg.org/basket. SLO Botanical Garden, 3450 Dairy Creek Road, San Luis Obispo. $100, garden members; $130, public
Shorebirds at Santa Rosa Creek
Observe birds. Meet at the Santa Rosa Creek parking lot, at Moonstone Beach Drive and Stafford Street, Cambria. Free. 760-390-5150.
Central Coast Women’s Symposium
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Keynote speaker Nina Simons. San Luis Coastal Adult School, 1500 Lizzie St, San Luis Obispo. $99. www.centralcoastwomen.com, 805-748-3878.
Cayucos Sea Glass Festival
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sea glass jewelry, keepsakes and treasures. Live music. Cayucos Beach Pier, 10 Cayucos Drive. $7 to $15. 805-704-0290.
Family Art Project
Children ages 6 and older and an adult family member create a work of art. No registration required, space is limited. Morro Bay Library, 625 Harbor St. 805-772-6394.
San Simeon Tide Pools
Beachcombing with marine biologists. Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center in San Simeon. Reservations required. Free. 805-927-2145.
Women’s Wall of Fame Luncheon
Honoring the 12 women nominated for the Commission on the Status of Women’s 5th Annual Women’s Wall of Fame. Madonna Inn and Expo Center, 100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo. $35. 805-788-3406.
Spring Fling Bingo
1 to 3:30 p.m.
Play bingo, and shop for jewelry. 2 Bingo cards, raffle entry and refreshments. Silent raffles. St. John’s Lutheran Church, 959 Valley Road, Arroyo Grande. $20. 805-473-1866.
1 to 4 p.m.
Live music. Vina Robles Winery, 3700 Mill Road, Paso Robles. Free. 805-227-4812.
Mary Shelley and the Origin of Science Fiction
Local author Mark Arnold presents readings from his book, “Monster: The story of young Mary Shelley.” Community Room, San Luis Obispo Library, 995 Palm St., San Luis Obispo. Free. 805-781-5989.
Make Hand Cream
Create your own hand cream with Edie Lepine. Ages 15 and up. Registration required: slolibrary.org. Arroyo Grande Library, 800 W. Branch St. Free. 805-473-7161.
Succulent Design Workshop
Learn to arrange succulents in containers. Registration required: slolibrary.evanced.info/signup. Conference Room, San Luis Obispo Library, 995 Palm St., San Luis Obispo. Free. 805-781-5989.
2 and 7 p.m.
Two producers try to stage the ultimate Broadway flop — and fail. SLO Repertory Theatre, 888 Morro St., San Luis Obispo. $40 to $50. 805-786-2440.
3 and 7 p.m.
A stray dog becomes a major bone of contention between husband and wife. Followed by vaudeville revue “The 1940’s USO Show.” Great American Melodrama and Vaudeville, 1863 Front St., Oceano. $21 to $28. 805-489-2499.
St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland
3 to 5 p.m.
Traditional Irish music, song and dance. Kerry Irish Productions. Clark Center for the Performing Arts, 487 Fair Oaks Ave, Arroyo Grande. $36 to $48. 805-489-9444.
Art and Wine Series: Paper Mosaics
3 to 6 p.m.
Learn to create tiles to make mosaic masterpieces. Beginner workshop. Materials and a glass of wine included. Reservations required. Email: email@example.com. Changala Winery, 3770 Willow Creek Road, Paso Robles. $75. 805-286-8380.
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Fiction, nonfiction, research, table top and collectible books. Grover Beach Community Library, 240 N. Ninth St. 805-473-3457.
‘The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui’
A gangster’s offer of protection for his city’s struggling businesses turns into a grab for absolute power. Spanos Theatre, Performing Arts Center, Cal Poly. $12 to $20. 805-756-4849.
Classics IV — Beatles and American Originals
San Luis Obispo Symphony and violinist Lindsay Deutsch. Harman Hall, Performing Arts Center, Cal Poly. $20 to $80. 805-756-4849.
Andre’s Birthday Bash
8 to 11:30 p.m.
Rapper Andre Nickatina. Fremont Theater, 1035 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo. $22 to $25. fremontslo.com. 805-329-5729.
For a complete list of events, visit events.sanluisobispo.com.