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In our blog, you will find travel tips, Sonoma County restaurant and lodging information and a great introduction to the incredible array of water sports, wineries, shopping choices, spas, golf courses, sports and other activities found here in the Russian River region.

28
DEC
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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21
DEC
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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14
DEC
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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07
DEC
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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30
NOV
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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23
NOV
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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16
NOV
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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09
NOV
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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02
NOV
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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26
OCT
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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25
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday! 7 to 9pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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22
OCT
2022
Young Explorers Nature Hike in the Redwoods

Reading Nature for Kids and Parents Every child has special tools for reading and exploring nature. Join California Naturalist and author Stephen Nett in the redwoods to discover fun ways to use our onboard abilities and senses to uncover nature’s secrets and stories. We’ll explore forest life and features in the fresh air. Children MUST […]

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20
OCT
2022
Needlers (Inside the Marshall House)

Meet your friends inside the Marshall House behind the Russian River Senior Center to chat while you work on your latest stitchery project. Bring your questions if you need help with something – someone is always willing to help! No reservations required. Face coverings required. Walk-ins welcome.

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19
OCT
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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18
OCT
2022
Sew’n Sews Quilting Group

Quilting in the Marshall House. An iron, ironing board, and a design board will be provided. Just bring your project, your sewing machine, and accompanying odds and ends. No reservations required.

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18
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday!  7 to 9 pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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12
OCT
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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11
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday!  7 to 9 pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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09
OCT
2022
Fall Club Party

DATE: October 8 & 9, 2022TIME: 1:00 – 4:00PM*****MEMBER EXCLUSIVE*****Join us for an afternoon of wine and bites! Reservations Saturday: https://www.exploretock.com/merriamvineyards/event/339561/fall-club-party-saturday Reservations Sunday: https://www.exploretock.com/merriamvineyards/event/339562/fall-club-party-sunday

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06
OCT
2022
Needlers (Inside the Marshall House)

Meet your friends inside the Marshall House behind the Russian River Senior Center to chat while you work on your latest stitchery project.Bring your questions if you need help with something – someone is always willing to help!No reservations required. Face coverings required. Walk-ins welcome.

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05
OCT
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio! Every Wednesday, running until December 28th.  After taking a short break at the end of summer, we’ll return to the library’s patio area for reading, singing, talking, and playing! (note: no story times for August 24th or 31st, so the librarian […]

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04
OCT
2022
Sew’n Sews Quilting Group

Quilting in the Marshall House. An iron, ironing board, and a design board will be provided. Just bring your project, your sewing machine, and accompanying odds and ends. No reservations required.

MORE
04
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday!  7 to 9 pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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02
OCT
2022
OKTOBERFEST at BOON GARTEN

Join us for beer, food and more beer. Sunday, October 2, 2022 12 to 5 pm At Boon Garten, Church St. in Guerneville. GUERNEVILLE’S SECOND LARGEST SAUSAGE PARTY! Bring your own beer stein! Wear your Dirndl, Lederhosen, or German getup! $5.00 Beer….. $5.00 Pretzels….. $10.00 Brats Music, Games and Fun!

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02
OCT
2022
Sonoma County Art Trails

Welcome to Sonoma County Art Trails in beautiful Sonoma County Wine Country. 117 professional artists open their art studios for 2 weekends this fall and invite you to EXPLORE Sonoma County, ENGAGE with artists in their own studios and COLLECT beautiful art. The Bohemian’s Best of the North Bay has named Sonoma County Art Trails […]

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02
OCT
2022
Harvest Dinner

We invite you to join us in celebrating our 40th grape harvest with a delicious dinner on our stunning terrace featuring Gary Farrell Inspiration Series Chardonnay and Pinot Noir paired with a family style meal from local celebrity chef Duskie Estes, Black Pig Meat Co.

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01
OCT
2022
Sonoma County Art Trails

Welcome to Sonoma County Art Trails in beautiful Sonoma County Wine Country. 117 professional artists open their art studios for 2 weekends this fall and invite you to EXPLORE Sonoma County, ENGAGE with artists in their own studios and COLLECT beautiful art. The Bohemian’s Best of the North Bay has named Sonoma County Art Trails […]

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01
OCT
2022
Karaoke With Karaoke Dan

TGIF!! Time to dust off those vocal cords! Grab a drink and sing your favorite tunes! NEW HOURS ARE 9 PM-1 AM!!!

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01
OCT
2022
Tapas Short Play Festival returns to Guerneville

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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25
SEP
2022
Sonoma County Art Trails

Welcome to Sonoma County Art Trails in beautiful Sonoma County Wine Country. 117 professional artists open their art studios for 2 weekends this fall and invite you to EXPLORE Sonoma County, ENGAGE with artists in their own studios and COLLECT beautiful art. *On Sunday, 9/25 studios will close at 4pm in respect of Rosh Hashanah […]

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25
SEP
2022
POND FARM DOCENT-LED TOUR

Take a docent-led tour of Pond Farm Pottery and learn about the history of this significant cultural site that is on the National Register of Historic Places and a national Historic Landmark. Learn about the dreams and challenges of the Herr Family and Marguerite Wildenhain, the first woman master potter to graduate from the Bauhaus. […]

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24
SEP
2022
Armstrong Redwoods Hike and Yoga

Let’s get outside and hike the trails at Armstrong Redwoods and yoga class either along the trail if the mood strikes or Forest Theater.We will meet at the visitor center parking lot and go from there. During the hike we will do a walking meditation and stop for a guided meditation in shade.Cathy Johnson is […]

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24
SEP
2022
Uncork the Cure

You’re invited to join us for a brand new event in the Russian River Valley on September 24th: Uncork the Cure!Come spend your Saturday afternoon enjoying tastings of Russian River Vineyard’s award winning wines and tasty food while benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Experience the beautiful outdoor grounds of Russian River Vineyards while relishing in […]

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23
SEP
2022
Yoga in the Redwoods

Relax and heal in the aroma of the Redwood Forest with a 1 hour, all levels gentle yoga class. A practice composed of restorative and mindful movement, breathwork (pranayama) and meditation. Meet yourself simply where you are to return to your center and still your being.Outdoor yoga classes at the Redwood Forest Theater within Armstrong […]

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21
SEP
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio.

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17
SEP
2022
Sonoma County Pomo Dancers - Ocean Dance

Join us! Sonoma Coast State Park 7900 Carlevaro Way, Bodega Bay, CA 94923.  Registration required, and recommend to bring beach or lawn chairs and a snack.  Free and Open to All – Donations appreciated. Register:  https://stewardscr.org/events/sonoma-county-pomo-dancers-ocean-dance/#

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17
SEP
2022
Young Explorers Nature Hike at Sonoma Coast

Every child has special tools for reading and exploring nature. Join California Naturalist and author Stephen Nett on the coast to discover fun ways to use our onboard abilities and senses to uncover nature’s secrets and stories. We’ll explore coastal life and features in the sea air. Come prepared for a 2-mile easy to moderate […]

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16
SEP
2022
Russian River Women's Weekend

Women’s Weekend welcomes you to the premier Northern California LGBTQ+ women centered festival @ the R3 Hotel. For forty two years we have been rocking the river w/ respect for the beautiful LGBTQ resort town, Guerneville CA. A three day fun-filled weekend in the heart of Wine Country, the Russian River Resort town of Guerneville. […]

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16
SEP
2022
Dart Tournament

Come out to the R3 for our weekly Thursday night darts tournament. $5 dollar buy-in, must by 21 or over.Prizes for 1st place, 2nd place, and 3rd place!

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16
SEP
2022
Tales from the Tidepools: Studying Marine Life on the Sonoma Coast

Join a discussion with Jackie Sones from the UC Davis Bodega Marine Reserve about some of the research projects she’s been working on during the past 15 years. Jackie will share photos of rare and seldom seen marine invertebrates, introduce discoveries about local sea stars, discuss an example of detecting new species in our own […]

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15
SEP
2022
Woofs Under the Redwoods

Looking for a shady, dog-friendly, foxtail-free, educational and social event under the redwoods of Sonoma County? We got you. You and your canine best friend are invited to join a docent-led walk through the Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve in Guerneville! The docent will guide a small group of dogs and their guardians along the […]

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14
SEP
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio.

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09
SEP
2022
Dart Tournament

Come out to the R3 for our weekly Thursday night darts tournament. $5 dollar buy-in. Prizes for 1st place, 2nd place, and 3rd place!

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07
SEP
2022
Fall Story Times

Join us for stories and crafts on Wednesday mornings at 11am on the patio.

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24
AUG
2022
Give-Back Tuesday for the RRSPI Cold Hands, Warm Hearts Project

This week’s beneficiary is the Russian River Sisters’ Cold Hands, Warm Hearts Project. Cold Hands Chairnun, Sister Araya Sunshine is gathering a lovely set of prizes, and planning a tasty potluck.The order will use all the funds raised to purchase items for a winter comfort package which is then distributed to unhoused members of the […]

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24
AUG
2022
The Books & Letters Book Club

Join us on Tuesday, August 23rd at 5pm for an information session about our first Book Club! Meetings will happen on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7pm at the bookstore. ********Please visit our website and fill out information if you plan to attend********

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21
AUG
2022
"How to Successfully Fail in Hollywood,"

👉SATURDAY AUGUST 20 @ 5:30 PM!Special event and screening of “How to Successfully Fail in Hollywood,” a funny, poignant film about friends, fantasies and fails.Female-led indie created by Sonoma County’s C.M. Conway (she/her), with Occidental, Sonoma County and Los Angeles locations (including OCA!) and lots of local talent. Inclusive of the LGBTQIA+ and BIOPOC communities; […]

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04
AUG
2022
Yoga in the Redwoods

Cathy Johnson will be leading a gentle 75-minute all-levels yoga with meditation at the beautiful Redwood Forest Theater. She is a Registered Yoga Teacher and has completed 500-hour training with Yoga Alliance. Her flows are accessible, help you relax and heal in the aroma of the Redwood Forest! Please bring a yoga mat and any […]

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30
JUL
2022
Karaoke With Karaoke Dan at the R3 Hotel

TGIF!! Time to dust off those vocal cords! Grab a drink and sing your favorite tunes! NEW HOURS ARE 9 PM-1 AM!!! July 29th….and every Friday through September 30th(707) 869-8399

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28
JUL
2022
Hula Hoop & Play

Wednesdays 6 to 8 pm Guereneville Plaza Always have extra hoops if you don’t have one…. It’s not all hooping, just dance if you want to! We respect and welcome EVERYONE…. Come out to do what brings you JOY! Music by 95.1 FM Contact us at: RRHoopFlow@gmail.com

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