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Bats, Spiders, Owls, Oh My - Glen Ellen
Families are invited to explore the nocturnal wonders of the Bouverie Preserve while enjoying games & a night hike. The program begins promptly at 6pm. Dress warmly & come prepared to spend a few hours outdoors. Costumes appreciated but not required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Cost: $35/Per Person ($25/ACR members at Sponsor-level or above.), Free/Kids 10 & under.
Halloween Harvest Party - Santa Rosa
Event Hours: 5:30-8:30pm. FREE for all ages. Santa Rosa Christian Church invites you to bring the whole family. Carnival Games, Prizes, Crafts, Face Painting, Jump House & Giant Slide, Rock Climbing Wall, Batting Cage, Live Music, FREE BBQ, Nacho Bar, Desserts & Beverages.
Farmers Insurance Invites America to Make 2014 the Year to 'Thank A Million Teachers'
Farmers' The Thank A Million Teachers program provides an easy way to send a personal thanks to the educators who have made a difference in their lives & the lives of their children.
Musical Calendar - Cotati
Grandma's Pumpkin Patch - Healdsburg
Activities for kids, tour the hay fort & corn maze, climbing on tractors & play with cute farm animals like a miniature cow, sheep, chickens, lambs & kitties. Shop in a little general store for drinks, candy & all sorts of Halloween related items from costumes to hair ribbons. Admission: Free. Hours: 10am-Dark, 7-days a week.
Pumpkin Patch Muelrath Ranches - Santa Rosa
Hay Rides, Hay Pyramid, Haunted Dungeon, Pumpkin Slingshot, Pumpkin Cannon, Picnic Tables, Birthday Parties, and much more! $10/Reservation Required. Open Monday-Thursday from 10am-6pm, Friday & Saturday from 10am-9pm & Sunday from 10am-6pm.
Zombie Ball - Sebastopol
Benefit for Palm Drive Health Care Foundation. Event Hours: 7pm-12am. Tickets: $25/Advance, $35/At the Door.
Petaluma Downtown Trick or Treat
Look for participating Businesses with balloons & posters in their windows from 3-5:30pm.
Halloween Festival - Sonoma
Event Hours: 4-6pm. Music, Trick or Treating throughout the Shopping Center.
Heroes & Villians - Sebastopol
Event Hours: 8pm-2am. Ages 21+. Costumed Required. Cash prize costume contests. Cost: $15/Early Bird, $20/At the Door
The Great Peter Pumpkin Patch - Petaluma
Free Live Music on Weekends. Hours: 9am-5pm.
Punky's Pumpkins - Santa Rosa
Hours: Monday-Friday from 11am-9pm, Saturday & Sunday from 9am-9pm.
Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze - Santa Rosa
8 acres of pumpkins, a huge 9-acre corn maze, family activities, Haunted Night Maze Friday & Saturday nights from 8-10pm. Cost: $10/Per Person
Papa's Pumpkin Patch - Sebastopol
Pumpkin, Apples, Apple Juice & more!
Sally Tomatoes Annual Halloween Party
Event Hours: 5pm-1am. Cost: $15/Per Person. Cajun Buffet from 6pm-8:30pm. Live Music featuring The Rotten Tomatoes starting at 8pm. Costume Contest with prizes given for best & worst costume.
Scary Face Pancakes are back at IHOP!
The beloved holiday favorite is only available until October 31 & on Halloween (Scary Face pancakes free to children 12 & under from 7am–10pm). Also the return of Pumpkin Pancakes available through the end of the year.
Live Music - THE FORESTVILLE CLUB
Blind Scream Haunted House - Rohnert Park
Presents 3 all NEW Terrifying Haunted Houses. BLACKOUT is a heart thumping, blood pumping, walk thru your darkest nightmares. It will have you screaming to get out. THE SWAMP SHACK takes you to the muggy, dark swampy waters of Louisiana’s Bayou to the dilapidated dwelling of Mama Sante Hunter. Some say she is a VooDoo witch. And CARNICUS features the “Good” Doc Hunter helping the Great P.T. Hunter in creating one of the worst sideshows of terror ever reassembled.
Russian River Oktoberfest - Monte Rio
Event Days/Hours: Friday, Oct. 31st & Saturday, Nov. 1st - 6pm.
Dia de Los Muertos - Petaluma
Art exhibition anchors a month-long, city-wide celebration of Latino culture & the arts
4th Annual Online Auction - Santa Rosa
Lomi Psychotherapy Clinic, a non-profit clinic is holding our 4th Annual Online Auction from Saturday, October 18 through Sunday, November 2. We are accepting donations now through the duration of the auction. You can donate & place your bids at:
Driving Miss Daisy - Cinnabar Theater
Come for a ride with Cinnabar to see the heartwarming & humorous show that has delighted millions of people around the world. Show runs through Nov. 2nd.
Trick or Treat/Day of the Dead - Safari West
Trick or Treat through our new skeletal exhibit by our Osteology Team! $15/per Child; 1 free Adult per paying child. $10/each additional Adult. Up to 14 years of age.
The Rocky Horror Show live onstage
Tickets: $15 – $25. Audiences are encouraged to wear their freaky finest & a costume contest is held at each performance. (Audiences are asked to leave their props at home – Rocky Horror fans know what this means!)
Sonoma Film Institute Announces Fall Schedule of Screenings
All screenings are in Warren Auditorium, Ives Hall on the Sonoma State University Campus in Rohnert Park. Admission: $7/General, $6/Non-SSU Students & Seniors, $5/SFI Members & Children under 12, FREE/SSU Students.
Art Exhibit - Santa Rosa
Abstract Artist Group of Sonoma County. Show runs through December 8th.
Adult Vaccination Can Prevent Illness or Death
Each year, tens of thousands of adults in the U.S. suffer serious health problems, are hospitalized, or even die from diseases that could be prevented by vaccines, including influenza, pertussis (whooping cough), certain bacterial infections, hepatitis A & B, shingles & even some cancers including cervical cancer & liver cancer. And while many adults recognize that a flu vaccine is recommended every year, few adults are aware of the need for other vaccines to help protect their health.
Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital - Volunteers Needed
Their extensive volunteer program serves many different departments. Volunteers provide help to staff as well as comfort to patients & visitors. Training is provided. If you are a physically fit mature adult with some time to spare please call.
SRJC Theatre Arts 2014/2015 Season
For the entire lineup, locations, times, dates, etc.
Family Fun Series - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Live entertainment for the whole family. For the entire season 2014/2015 schedule:
Healdsburg Farmers Market
Open EVERY Saturday from 9am-12/Noon through November. A second market, held on Wednesday afternoons from 3:30-6pm, begins June 4th & continues through October.
1st Annual Halloween Party - Bodega Bay
Horse N' Around Trail Rides & Chanslor Ranch invites you to Eat, Drink & be Scary with us for our 1st Annual Halloween Party at Chanslor Ranch! BBQ @ 5:30pm by Smokin' on the Coast,
Day of the Dead Candlelight Procession & Celebration - Windsor
Candlelight procession at Nightfall, Aztec Dancers, Mariachi Band, Windsor Bloco, Face Painting & much more! Event Hours: 4-10pm.
North Bay Science Discovery Day
Unleash your inner scientist - experiment with robotics - walk on the wild side of the animal kingdom - play with microbes & DNA
5th Annual Holiday Auction & Gala - Santa Rosa
A benefit for the Boy Scout Program in Sonoma & Mendocino Counties.
Small Painting Workshop for the Holidays
Create a Keepsake Painting: Beginning to novice level, suitable for teens & up. Event Hours: 10am-4pm. Tickets: $75 ($65/Members), supplies not included.
Healdsburg Jazz & Wine Club Party
Hot Flamenco Jazz in the Vineyards from 4:30-7pm. Tickets: $25/Per Person, Club Membership includes 1 free ticket (tickets will be available at the door).
Hope for the Fighters - Breast Cancer Fundraiser
Wine Country Appetizers/Sonoma County Wines/Silent Auction. Admission: $50/Presale, $60/At the Door. Purchase tickets: Click here for details
Alonzo King Lines Ballet - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Wells Fargo Center for the Arts kicks-off the 2014-15 Rodney Strong Vineyards Dance Series with the celebrated Alonzo King LINES Ballet at 8pm in the Ruth Finley Person Theater (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). Alonzo King LINES Ballet of SF, is an internationally renowned contemporary ballet company that has been guided since 1982 by its uniquely global artistic vision.
Live Music - Forestville
United Anglers Fundraiser - Petaluma
United Anglers of Casa Grande High School will be hosting their 32nd Annual Fundraiser at THE LUCECCI CENTER ON MCDOWELL ST, Petaluma.
Learn & Earn Weekend @ Shutterbug - Santa Rosa
They'll have classes & demos every hour. Enter a drawing for a Tamron 70-300VC valued at $449. Any money you spend on classes can be used toward in-store purchases.
Salmon Creek Artwalk Open Studios
Enjoy the fabulous work of 18 Artists. Event Hours: 10am-5pm. Follow orange "Artwalk" signs to Salmon Creek, 1 mile north of Bodega Bay on Hwy 1. Turn west on Bean Ave. & follow signs to studios.
Israeli author appeals for separation of religion & state
Israeli journalist Ofra Yeshua-Lyth, author of the recently re-released The Case for a Secular New Jerusalem: A Memoir, will speak in Santa Rosa about why she believes the religious nature of her country is at the heart of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Event: 7pm. Wheelchair accessible. Admission: $7-$10 Donation. Nobody will be turned away for lack of funds. There will be refreshments following the talk.
Patient Care & Grief Support Volunteer Training
Learn about hospice philosophy, family dynamics, communication & listening as you prepare to support our hospice patients, families & grief clients. Be part of a compassionate team providing caregiving & grief support services in homes & facilities throughout Sonoma & West Marin Counties. $50/Materials Fee.
The Laughing Tomato Comedy Series - Rohnert Park
Tuesday November 4th & Tuesday November 18th. No Cover Charge, Show starts at 8pm
Single Vineyard Night - San Francisco
Russian River Valley Winegrowers present a single night, single vineyards. Event Hours: 6:30pm (or 5:30pm for VIP's) - 8:30pm. This event highlights the single vineyard wines of the Russian River Valley, including premier Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Zinfandel, Syrah & Sauvignon Blanc.
National Eating Healthy Day
The American Heart Association wants people to listen to the advice of generations of mothers: Eat your Vegetables (& Fruit).
A Taste of Judaism - Santa Rosa
Three FREE weekly Classes about Jewish Spirituality, Values, & Community.
Local Homes Sought for SSU International Students
The Sonoma State American Language Institute (SSALI) is looking for homestay families who would like to share their homes with international students who are studying English in the SSALI program. Families should live within biking, walking, or a bus route from SSU in Rohnert Park or Cotati.
My Life through My Lenses - Photographs by Graham Nash - Napa
Legendary musician & founding member of Crosby, Stills & Nash & The Hollies. Graham Nash is an internationally renowned photographer & digital imaging pioneer whose revealing work captures the brilliant, unexpected surrealism of daily life. Exhibit runs through 1/31/15. Admission: $44/Club Members, $55/Per Guest.
Live Music - Rohnert Park
Live Music by Pacific Haze, $5/Cover Charge. Doors open at 7pm, Show starts at 8pm.
Symphony of the Soil
A film written, directed & locally produced by Deborah Koons Garcia. The screening starts at 7pm. Anyone interested in learning more about the earth's outer layer is invited to this FREE event sponsored by the TLC Community Garden. Ms. Garcia will introduce the film & be on hand afterward for a Q&A. Taking place at: Thanksgiving Lutheran Church
Jewish Film Festival - Sebastopol
Presented by the JCC. For the complete details, i.e. Show times, dates, etc.
D'Argenzio Wine Down Thursday
This weekly event features artisan wines along with a band of the week, tasty food, roasting marshmallows on colder evenings, bocce ball on warmer evenings & a chance for time with friends. All of their artisan wines are available to purchase by the bottle. Every week features a different flight of 4 wines from the portfolio served by the glass. A dinner menu is available & picnics are welcome. Reservations recommended, not required. Event Hours: 5-9pm. Cost: $8/Per Glass ($6/per glass for Wine Club Members).
The Great Escape - Suitcase Party - Santa Rosa
Cocktails, Music, Live & Silent Auctions - Chance at Weekend Getaway.
Canine Companions Graduation Ceremonies - Santa Rosa
Dates: November 7. Start time: 1:45pm.
The Great Home Giveaway - Sonoma County
Sonja Butler & John Berto, of Bertolone Realty are two of hundreds of real estate agents across the country who have invested in “The Great Home Giveaway” sweepstakes that will allow Sonoma County citizens to enter for a chance to win 1 of 16 $10,000 down payments & one $100,000 grand prize to be used towards the purchase of their new home. All current home seekers can register to win by entering their information on Sonja & John’s website:
4-A-Child Masquerade Ball - Santa Rosa
Join us in funding critical programs that help treat & prevent child abuse in Sonoma County. Tickets: $100/Per Person. Hors d'oeuvres, Dinner, Dancing, Wine, Tarot Readings, Photo Booth, Casino Tables & Silent Auction. Black Tie optional, mask required. Masks will be available for sale at the door.
Best Winery Chefs
Dinner * Benefit * Auction - 4 Great Chefs, (Robert Mondavi, Lynmar Estate, Francis Ford Coppola, Simi) 4-Course Meal (Food & Wine Pairings).
1st Annual Society Harvest Celebration
Benefitting the SSU’s Wine Business Program. Event Hours: 2-5pm. Ride with a knowledgeable tour guide as they personally tour you through the organic gardens & fall vineyards. Dance along side the vineyards to local rock band Blue Steel! Stamp your "Tasting Passport" & get a chance at the prize wheel to spin & win one of many great wine country experiences!
Peace & Justice celebrates 30th Anniversary
....with an awards ceremony & fundraiser, which is a major source of funding for the PJC as well as an opportunity to honor individuals & organizations that have made a significant contribution to peace & justice efforts. Doors open at 5pm. Admission: $15-$80 sliding scale, with a suggested donation of $40. Price includes food provided by local restaurants & caterers & music by Solid Air. Also a no-host bar featuring local beer & wine. Wheelchair accessible. All proceeds benefit the Peace & Justice Center of Sonoma County.
Poetic Inspiration - Weill Hall
ASTRONAUT LULLABIES at the SRJC Planetarium
An immersive live concert planetarium experience ASTRONAUT LULLABIES is an exploration of inner & outer space, featuring the Oceans’ collection of "space rock".
November Calendar - Sebastopol Senior Center
Sebastopol Area Senior Center
City of Santa Rosa is seeking Applicants
...for the Mayor's Open Government Task Force
Workshop: Relationship Management for Professional & Personal Success
Did you know that developing more rewarding relationships at work invariably leads to more enjoyable relationship at home? Be more effective with others by learning sustainable strategies for better self-management & relationship management. Skills that you will be able to apply the very same day! Dr. Jeannie LeMesurier will provide techniques & insights. Event Hours: 8-10am. Cost: $30/Members, $55/Non-Members
Chili for Charity - Healdsubrg
Chili Cook-off & Wine Tasting Event from 11am-4pm.
Escher String Quartet - Occidental
Playing works by Haydn, Shostakovich and Dvorak at 7:30pm.
5th Annual Fall Gift Showcase - Rohnert Park
Free Admission. Event Hours: 10am-4pm. Over 20 Vendors offering unique show specials.
Guided Waking Tours
Your family & friends are invited to join the Ranger on a guided tour of the wilderness areas of Camp Liahona Redwoods, (Gualala). Trails that take you through Madrone & pine forests. To avoid trespassing or interfering with other camp activities & as a courtesy to volunteer tour guides, reservations must be made by 5pm on the Thursday before the scheduled tour.
WILLOWSIDE SCHOOL FALL PLANT SALES
WE HAVE THOUSANDS OF PLANTS.
Climb Aboard at Pacific Coast Air Museum - Santa Rosa
On the 3rd weekend of each month you can climb aboard a vintage aircraft & learn about the history of where and how it was used from the crew who has lovingly restored it. Saturday & Sunday from 10am-4pm.
Kidgits Club Calendar - Simon Malls
Held at Coddingtown Mall & the Santa Rosa Plaza.
Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair - Sonoma
Santa Pictures, Spin the Wheel for Prizes, Face Painting by Po-Po the Clown. Days/Hours: 11/15 from 9am-4pm, 11/16 from 9am-2pm.
The Unlikely Duo & West of Malarkey - Occidental
Event: 4pm. Carey Dubbert & Brendan Buss pair up on saxophone, autoharp, hammered dulcimer & penny whistle for a wonderful listening experience as The Unlikely Duo. West of Malarkey plays music from around the world: old-time & Irish, waltzes & airs, jigs & reels, songs & stories. Tickets: $10/General, $8/Seniors, Free/Students/Children.
Pirates of Penzance - Windsor
Come join the rollicking band of pirates as they battle the Major General & his men & loose their hearts to fair maidens in the end! A Hilarious & witty musical comedy! Show on Thursday, November 20th & Friday, November 21st. Show time: 7pm. Tickets sold at the door. $10/Adults, $5/Students, $20/Families of 4.
SOFA Stroll - Santa Rosa
Third Thursday of each Month from 6-8pm. Free & open to the public. The SOFA, South A St Arts District, community is a coalition of artists, businesses & residents working together to increase the visibility, appreciation & practice of contemporary visual & performing arts in the vicinity of South A Street.
Live Country/Blues/Rock Music - Rohnert Park
Janie & The Reformers. Cost: $5/Cover Charge. Doors open at 7pm. Show starts at 8pm.
Laughing Matters an evening of Comedy - Healdsburg
Held at The Raven Theater in Healdsburg. All proceeds donated to the Movember Foundation. Doors open at 7pm. Featuring talented Sonoma County & Bay Area comedians. Tickets: $25/General, plus processing fees, $55/VIP plus processing fees, includes premium seating, a wine/cheese reception before the show at thumbprint cellars’ downtown Healdsburg tasting room & a meet/greet at the Raven Theater with the comedians after the show.
Operation Christmas Child - Santa Rosa
Event Hours: 10am-2pm
Winter Camps - Santa Rosa
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Turkey Burner - Santa Rosa
Thanksgiving Day Swim - Burn some calories before the feasting commences! Sneak in a great pool workout before you sit down for football, snacking & the BIG THANKSGIVING MEAL! The pool is all warmed up, so no matter the weather - you'll be comfortable!
26th Festival of Lights - Yountville
Carolers in costume saunter down Main Street & everyone joins in a holiday sing-a-long Photos with Santa & his elves & other treats & activities for kids. Enjoy several bands. Yountville’s award-winning restaurant & Michelin-starred chefs offer tasty bites & over 24 wineries will pour. Beginning at 5:30pm
5th Annual Holiday Open House - Sapphire Hill Winery, Healdsburg
WHY GET UP AT 2AM & SHOP WHEN YOU CAN SLEEP IN & THEN SAMPLE WINE & TREATS AT SAPPHIRE HILL!
Holiday shows at Cinnabar Theater
For the Complete Schedule:
Holiday Crafterino - Petaluma
$1 Donation at the door.
Dining Out For Life
Food For Thought – Sonoma County Food Bank presents Sonoma County’s 14th annual Dining Out For Life. 86 Restaurants will take part, in Santa Rosa, Sebastopol, Healdsburg, Sonoma, Rohnert Park, Cotati, Bodega Bay, Forestville, Graton, Guerneville, Monte Rio, Occidental, Windsor, Kenwood & Petaluma.
San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Show: 7:30pm. The performance, Home for the Holidays, is billed as an extravaganza, features traditional favorites along with some new works including a stunning world premiere, by Ola Gjeilo, one of the America’s most prominent contemporary composers. Add to the music appearances by Santa, his elves & reindeer, a 1980s nativity scene & an ugly sweater parade for a wild evening. Tickets: $50, $40 & $25
6th Annual Holiday Boutique - Healdsburg
Free Admission. 1-Stop Shopping. Over 20 Vendors. Raffle items donated by each vendor. Event Hours: 10am-4pm.
Holiday Home Tour - Healdsburg
Presenteby by Junior League of Napa-Sonoma.
40th Annual Dickens Holiday Crafts Fair -
40th Annual Dickens Holiday Crafts Fair -
Celtic Woman - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Show: 8pm. The multi-platinum Irish singing sensation Celtic Woman present Home for Christmas-The Symphony Tour. Featuring music from the renowned all-female music ensemble’s 2nd Christmas album, Home For Christmas, including holiday favorites “I’ll Be Home for Christmas” & “Silent Night.” Tickets: $85, $75 & $59.
Parent's Night Out - Santa Rosa
Drop off the kids & enjoy a night out! The kids will play games, do arts & crafts & enjoy a pizza dinner, movie & snacks in the Person Senior Wing! Ages 6-12 are welcome. Fees are $18/Santa Rosa Residents & $28/Non-Residents.
Sebastopol Holiday Home Tour & Artisan Boutique
Night Tour Friday, December 12, 2014
29th Annual Holiday Crafts Faire - Occidental
35 artists showcasing their special crafts & holiday pieces, a bucket raffle (where you chose the prize you want to win), fabulous food, beverages & baked goods. Also chances to win special gift packages including art, wine, jewelry, other handmade crafts, as well as local restaurant & hotel gift certificates throughout the weekend. Event Hours: 10am–5pm on Saturday 12/13 & 10am–4pm on Sunday 12/14. Admission is free.
10th Anniversary Season - Symphony Pops Series
Show: 3pm. Symphony Pops: A Very Merry Holiday Pops featuring Five By Design concert. This year the Symphony & Principal Pops Conductor Michael Berkowitz will be joined by renowned vocal quintet Five by Design for an afternoon of inspiring & multi-cultural holiday music ranging from traditional to swing to rock.
A Very Merry Holiday Pops featuring Five By Design - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Join the Santa Rosa Symphony & renowned vocal quintet Five By Design for an afternoon of uplifting & multicultural holiday music from traditional to swing to rock that's perfect for the whole family.
Posada Navideña - Wells Fargo Center for Arts
Show: 7pm. This presentation features traditional Mexican folkloric dance & music.
Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker - Wells Fargo Cetner for the Arts
2 Shows: 3pm AND 7pm. Forty world-class Russian artists, giant puppets, life-sized Matrushka Dolls & a growing Christmas tree, reinvigorate the cherished Tchaikovsky ballet.
The Blind Boys of Alabama Christmas Show - Santa Rosa
Show: 8pm. Making their debut in Santa Rosa, these multi-Grammy Award winners are recognized worldwide as living legends of gospel music. Featuring selections from their upcoming Christmas album along with Christmas classics & other highlights from a 70 plus year career. Tickets: $35 & $28.
Tchaikovsky Discovers America - Weill Hall
Sonoma Paradiso Family Concert Series:
Harry Potter & The Magic of Music - Weill Hall
Sonoma Paradiso Family Concert Series:
I Heart Wine Walk Healdsburg
Event Hours: 11am-4pm. National Walking Day!
RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Tickets go on sale today at 12/Noon.