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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.

11
FEB
2023
Bubbles & Brushes

A local artist will guide you step by step through the process of creating a finished acrylic painting while you celebrate with a glass of Brut Rosé. Tickets must be purchased in advance, must be 21+ to participate. $45 per painter – includes a glass of Korbel Brut Rosé California champagne, art materials and instructions […]

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22
JAN
2023
Jon Strider Duo

The Jon Strider Duo features Jon Strider on keyboards, guitar and vocals, and Robin Factor on vocals. Their original songs connect deeply with listeners on themes like love’s fulfillment and loss, spiritual quest, and the immigrant’s journey. Rounded out with classic covers, jazz standards and toe-tapping country, their top-drawer musicianship and sweet harmonies guarantee an […]

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20
DEC
2022
Once Upon a Gingerbread House (grades 7-12)

Event Details Celebrate the season at our annual gingerbread house workshop for teens! Choose from festive candy, graham crackers, and frosting to create a holiday masterpiece you can take home. Free for teens in grades 7-12. All materials provided. Registration required, please sign up online or call your local library. Disclaimer(s) Advance Registration Required Registration […]

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20
DEC
2022
Once Upon a Gingerbread House (grades K-6)

Celebrate the season at our annual gingerbread house workshop for kids and families! Choose from festive candy, graham crackers, and frosting to create a holiday masterpiece you can take home. Free for children in grades K-6. All materials provided. Registration required, please sign up online or call your local library. Disclaimer(s) Advance Registration Required Registration […]

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11
DEC
2022
Occidental's Holiday Crafts Faire

Each year during the first or second full weekend in December, the Council sponsors the Annual Holiday Crafts Faire. All proceeds from the Faire are put back into the community. It is our major fundraiser, so please join us for a good time and a great cause, our community. The Holiday Crafts Faire highlights over […]

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10
DEC
2022
Occidental's Holiday Crafts Faire

Each year during the first or second full weekend in December, the Council sponsors the Annual Holiday Crafts Faire. All proceeds from the Faire are put back into the community. It is our major fundraiser, so please join us for a good time and a great cause, our community. The Holiday Crafts Faire highlights over […]

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27
NOV
2022
Holiday Bazaar at Oli Gallery

Join Oli Gallery, Equality Wines and RiverTime Restaurant and Bar for our Winter Bazaar! Find Holiday Prices on original art from various artists and enjoy our gift market with hand crafted items from some of Sonoma Counties best. Also find amazing sales on wines and gift packets! All while enjoying a glass of wine or […]

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26
NOV
2022
Holiday Bazaar at the Oli Gallery

Join Oli Gallery, Equality Wines and RiverTime Restaurant and Bar for our Winter Bazaar! Find Holiday Prices on original art from various artists and enjoy our gift market with hand crafted items from some of Sonoma Counties best. Also find amazing sales on wines and gift packets! All while enjoying a glass of wine or […]

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19
NOV
2022
Crafting with CreativeBug: Beginning Calligraphy

Age Group: Adults, Teens (Grades 7-12), Senior The first step to learning calligraphy is getting familiar with your tools and materials.In Part 1, Maybelle introduces you to the inks, pens, and papers you will need to get started and show you the proper way to hold the pen.After you work through a few warm-up exercises, […]

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13
NOV
2022
Holiday Winter Craft Fair

Meet Local Artists!Over Two Dozen Craft Booths!Fabulous Raffle Prizes!Food! Wine Tasting!Children’s Crafts!Art/Paintings, Candies, Cards, Ceramics, Felt Flowers, Gifts, Home Décor, Jewelry, Local Historical Novels, Organic Dog Treats, Ornaments, Screen Printed Textiles, Stained Glass, Wood Signs and more.November 12th and 13th 2022 at The Surrey Resort 16590 Hwy 116 Guerneville, Ca.

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30
OCT
2022
Halloween Party with THUGZ and Electric Tumbleweed

These two amazing local bands will dazzling us with great harmony and splendor as we celebrate the most fun of all holidays with revelry, libations and all-around frolickery. Suit Up! There’s a costume contest to boot! Doors open at 6:30 PM. Stay tuned for details and be sure to join our email list for updates. […]

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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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