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Gingerbread House Decorating - Healdsburg
Enjoy a holiday-filled night together decorating a big, sturdy & delicious gingerbread house. Relish provides the frosting, candy, cookies, cereal, candy canes & other materials to inspire creativity. Enjoy Holiday Music & Hot Chocolate to complete this family-friendly gathering. Each group will take home its decorated gingerbread house. Event Hours: 7-8:30pm. Cost: $79/up to 5 participants.
Santa Sleigh Toy Drive - Rohnert Park Schedule
12/17 - M Section
Day of Giving - Local Theatres
We are once again doing our Day of Holiday Cheer & Giving, where you can go to any one of our theatres in Sonoma County & see a designated movie for free with a donation of either
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.
Christmas Trees - Graton Fire Dept.
Support your local volunteer Fire Fighters & help the environment. Open Thursday-Sunday from 9am-5pm.
Do it For The Love Organization
Hope. Healing. Music. That's what the "Do It For the Love" Foundation is all about. The non-profit wish-granting organization, founded by musician Michael Franti, brings people living with life-threatening illnesses, children with severe challenges & wounded veterans to live concerts & other music experiences. Through the healing power of music, the goal of Do It For the Love is to inspire joy, hope & lasting celebratory memories in the face of severe challenge.
A Chanticleer Christmas - Petaluma
Welcome the season with Chanticleer's profound & joyful mix of holiday music from the Renaissance to Spirituals & Carols.
Christmas Train - Skunk Train
Willits Depot Daily through 12/23.
Pronzini Christmas Trees - Petaluma/Cotati/Sonoma
The Tree Lot & Company - Santa Rosa
Local Family Owned! Hours: Sunday-Thursday from 10am-8pm, Friday & Saturday from 9am-9pm.
Toy Drive - Bodega Bay
Please drop off a new, unwrapped toy to the firehouse.
Toy Drive - Forestville
The Forestville Firefighters will be accepting Toys for Tots this year starting the day after Thanksgiving. Your generous donations can be dropped off at the Fire Station.
Kringels Korner Christmas Trees - Santa Rosa
Open Daily from 9am-9:30pm.
Grandmas Buddy's Christmas Trees - Sebastopol
Open every day from 9am-5:30pm.
Victorian Christmas Tree Ranch - Sebastopol
Open Thursday-Friday from 3:30-7pm, Saturday & Sunday from 9am-7pm.
All Aboard for Toyland - Healdsburg Museum
The historical Healdsburg Museum presents a fun, annual holiday display of antique toys & games. Enjoy the nostalgia & get a sense of local history. Days/Hours: Wednesday - Sunday, 11am-4pm.
Dickens Dinners - Healdsburg
Event: 6pm daily. This beautiful, historic wine country inn will be decked out in Victorian Splendor for the holidays. Enjoy an evening of fine dining along with carols. The pre-fixe 5-course menu is $100-$170 depending on date & includes entertainment.
City of Lights Tour - Petaluma
Visit all the beautifully decorated homes & businesses & when you're done vote for your favorite!
The Great Home Giveaway - Sonoma County
Sonja Butler & John Berto, of Bertolone Realty are 2 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:
Winter Camps - Santa Rosa
For the entire list of Winter Camps i.e.
Holiday Wine Trolley - Sonoma
Hours: 10:30am-4:30pm daily. Cost: $99/Per Person. The Holiday Wine Trolley is fully decorated & brimming with garland, lights & classic holiday music. Tour 4 wineries & taste wonderful wines. For ages 21 & over only.
Art for the Holidays - Healdsburg
Fine art & craft pieces for gift giving. Open daily (except Tuesdays) from 11am-5pm.
Holidays in Healdsburg Tour
A 4-hour guided holiday fine wine & foodie walking tour throughout downtown Healdsburg. Cost: $75/Per Person. Savor freshly baked artisan breads, delicious chocolates & Ports, warm holiday spiced teas & delectable bites paired with wines as you stroll the decorated tree lined streets. It's a perfect way to ring in the New Year!
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.
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.
December Calendar - Community Events/Sebastopol Senior Center
Sebastopol Senior Center
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.
Eric Lindell - Forestville
9pm (R&B, swamp pop, funk & blues).
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).
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.
Scrooge The Musical - Spreckels
Show runs through Dec. 21. It's Christmas Eve & everyone is celebrating. Everyone but Ebenezer Scrooge, that is. To him Christmas is a "Humbug!"
Jolly Juliana or her Fruitcake has nuts - 6th Street Playhouse
A delightful, heart-warming extravaganza commemorating the roots of American Theatre; sing-a-long, hiss, boo & cheer for a villain, hero & heroine.
Crane Holiday Boutique - Santa Rosa
The annual Crane Christmas Boutique at the Crane Melon Barn runs Thursday - Sunday from 10ma-5pm. A Holiday Boutique filled with unique items made by Sonoma County residents. Antiques & collectables, vintage sewing, jewelry & clothing, pet accessories, holiday decorations, home décor, wreaths, ornaments, pottery, children’s gifts, stocking stuffers, dried fruit, nuts, candy, jams & MUCH MORE!
Feast of the 7 Fishes - Healdsburg
Offering a different menu each night featuring 7 different types of seafood.
Holiday Shows at Cinnabar Theater
For the Complete Schedule:
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:
Feast of 7 Fishes - Santa Rosa
Every year, this tradition is celebrated on Christmas Eve, also known as The Vigil (La Vigilia) & is believed to have originated in Southern Italy where the family is from. You will be enjoying a heaping bowl of Cioppino, delicious Italian Bread & a glass of wine. Event Hours: 5-8pm. Cost: $40/General, $30/Wine Club Members.
Posada Navideña - Wells Fargo Center for Arts
Show: 7pm. This presentation features traditional Mexican folkloric dance & music.
Mountain Squirrel - Forestville Club
9pm - Classic rock, americana and blues covers
The Nutcracker Ballet - Sebastopol
The cast features local dance students of all ages & guest artists. Members of the audience have often described the production as "the best in Sonoma County" & a "must see" tradition to kick off the holiday season.
Crab Feeds - Bodega Bay
Dec., 19, Jan., 9, 23, Feb., 6, 20, March 6 & 13.
12th Annual Caroling - Glen Ellen
Meet at the Jack London Lodge Parking Lot. There will be several Wagon Rides. Show up between 12/Noon & 2pm. Cookies & Hot Chocolate will be provided.
Pints for Prostates - Lagunitas Brewing
Event Hours: 11:30am-3pm. Pints for Prostates uses the Universal Language of Beer to Reach Men with an important health message - focusing on assisting men & their families in understanding the critical importance of early detection in fighting prostate cancer.
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Sonoma Country Day School (http://www.scds.org) is the Welcoming Sponsor of the Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker. Shows: 3pm & 7pm.
Santa Claus Fly In on REACH Air Services Helicopter
Santa to Arrive at 10:30am. Event Hours: 10:30am-4pm. Vintage Aircraft & enjoy festive lights that will be on display.
Sophie & The Enchanted Toyshop - San Rafael
A Holiday Ballet for the Whole Family.
Redwood Empire Sing-Along Messiah - Santa Rosa
Show: 7:30pm. Tickets: $20/Per Person (available in advance and at the door).
Breakfast with Santa at Costeaux
Saturdays in December 20 from 9-11am
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.
Toy Story Short Film Festival - Santa Rosa
A Holiday Event for all ages! Event Hours: 4-6:30pm
Chanukah Festival - Montgomery Village
Celebrate Chanukah with fun, festive Jewish music, delicious latkes, fun prizes & Galt. A 9-foot tall Menorah, thrilling performances & activities.
Chanukah Lighting Ceremony Set In Cotati
5pm. Oliver’s Market/Rancho Cotati Shopping Center
In Appreciation of Luther Burbank - Santa Rosa
On View through Feb. 26th, 2015.
Dakaboom - Kenwood
Annual Holiday Show - 8pm. Tickets: $15/Per Person. Show: 12/27 & 12/28.
Happy New Year's Charlie Brown - Santa Rosa
Event Hours: 10am-4pm.
New Year's Eve Extravaganza - Rohnert Park
Dance, Laugh, Dine - a very special 3-Course Dinner. Doors open at 7p, Dinner 8p, Show 8:30pm.
New Year's Eve Bash - Kenwood
Tickets: $65/Advance, $75/At the Door.
First Day Hike at Jack London State Historic Park
Event Hours: 10am (hike lasts 4 hours).
Gem Faire - Santa Rosa
Days/Hours: Fri. 12pm-6pm, Sat. 10am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm. Admission $7/Weekend Pass.
Senior Center Activity Calendar - Sebastopol
Sebastopol Area Senior Center
Winter Book Sale -
Sale of used Books, Records, CDs, Videos, DVDs, Antique Books, Sheet Music, etc...
Slide Show Presentation Laguna Environmental Center - Santa Rosa
Learn how to get around the Laguna by foot or by boat. You will see where the access points are, where you can go from there, what those spots are like in various weather conditions & times of year, things to watch out for & lots of images of what you can see. Join us for this fun & informative talk! Come early & enjoy the Open House as well from 10am-3pm.
Wild West - SR Symphony
O'Connor: The Fiddle Concerto, Copland: Billy The Kid Suite, Copland: El Salon Mexico.
Crab Feed - Petaluma
Presented by The Petaluma Lions Club. Tickets: $40/Per Person. Lunch Seating - No Host Cocktails: 11:30am, Lunch: 12/Noon.
Chili Bowl Express - Sonoma
Join us at 6pm for a beautiful ceramic bowl & a ton of delicious chili. All proceeds benefit Sonoma Community Center's ceramics department. Buy online:
Crab Feed - Sebastopol
All-you-can-eat Crab, Pasta, Salad & Bread.
Winter Wineland - Alexancer, Dry Creek & Russian River Valleys
Event Hours: 11am-4pm. Advance Ticket prices: $45/Weekend, $35/Sunday, $5/Designated Driver (plus Tax/Service Fee). A great opportunity to meet winemakers & taste limited production wines, new releases, or library wines. All wineries will have something on SALE for the weekend! Some wineries will offer food pairings & others will have tours. Ticket price will include wine tasting at all of the participating wineries for the weekend. This event does not take place at one location, you travel from winery to winery, visiting the ones you are interested in exploring. More than 140 wineries will be participating in the Alexander, Dry Creek & Russian River Valleys.
Crab Feed - Santa Rosa
Elsie Allen High School 10th Annual Project Grad>
Tchaikovsky Discovers America - Weill Hall
Sonoma Paradiso Family Concert Series:
Sparkling & Eloquent w/ The Dorian Wind Quintet
Presented by The SRJC Chamber Concert Series. Show: 4pm.
Heartsongs Melodies of Love - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Show: 7:30pm. A group of 20 singers/dancers & a 10-piece band. A stage production celebrating favorites from some of America's best-loved musical scores like, "Singing in the Rain," "Thoroughly Modern Millie," & the Rogers & Hammerstein Cinderella. The show also highlights hits from The Beatles & Michael Buble'. The Young Ambassadors combine sound & staging with captivating choreography into a 90-minute presentation. This is a benefit performance & we are inviting ALL Attendees to bring a can of food to support the Redwood Empire Food Bank.
Pasta Feed & Live A Cappella Show - Petaluma
The Pacific Empire Chorus presents All-You-Can-Eat Crab, Pasta, Salad & Garlic Bread from 5:30-9pm. Live A Cappella Show, Awesome Auctions, Local Beer & Wine. Cost: $45/Adults, $55/At the Door, $20/Child 10 & under w/ Adult, $440/Captain's Table for 8.
Lake Sonoma Steelhead Festival
Event Hours: 10am-4pm Rain or Shine. Featuring fun for the whole family -- exhibitors, food, wine & beer vendors, archery, art projects, & a special fishing pond for youngsters. There will also be live music, tours of the fish hatchery & a silent auction to benefit Friends of Lake Sonoma, the event organizers.
26th Annual Crab & Wine Fest - Santa Rosa
Captain's Table of 10 = $1,100, Reserved Table of 10 = $950, Individual Tickets = $75.
Crab Feed - Sebastopol
Dinner, Dancing, Raffle, Silent Auction & Fun! Event Hours: 5-11pm. Tickets: $50/Per Person. No tickets at the door. Make checks payable to:
Crab Feed - Kenwood
Come and support the Kenwood Fire Fighter's Association. Tickets: $50/Per Person.
A Celebration of Food & Wine in Anderson Valley
February 7-8, 2015 - A weekend-long celebration of Alsace-style wines, food pairings & more.
Cloverdale Citrus Fair
Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds
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!
Derby Days (Meals on Wheels) - Chalk Hill Estate
Enjoy a 4-Course Lunch prepared by celebrated Sonoma County Chefs, Fabulous Fashion, Auction Prizes & the Kentucky Derby live on the big screen!
RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Tickets go on sale today at 12/Noon.