There are always lots of fun events and things to do on the Mendocino And Sonoma coast. Click on the orange links below to find out more. All links will open in a new window.
"The Voice Of The Redwood Coast"
March Community Events:
Arts In The Schools: Young, Creative Minds
Opening reception for the Gualala Arts Center's exhibit for March. On display until March 30th. 5:00pm until 7:00pm. Free!
"Be Our Guest" Fundraiser
Annual fundraiser for Redwood Coast Medical Services featuring food, wine, entertainment and live and silent auctions. Tickets, in the form of etched wineglasses, are available at the Four-Eyed Frog Bookstore in the Cypress Village. $50 in advance; $55 at the door. Reserved sponsor tables available for $350 per table of four. For info contact Pat Owings at (707) 884-4853. 5:00pm - 9:00pm at the Gualala Arts Center.
Charter School Fundraising Dinner
The Pacific Community Charter School is having a fundraising dinner at the Uneda Eat Restaurant in Point Arena, featuring local and organic cuisine. Two seatings: 5:00pm and 7:00pm. $65 per person. Free childcare available at PCCS during the seatings. Call the school to make reservations: 882-4131.
121st Saint Patrick's Day Celebration In Elk.
One of the longest-running Saint Patrick's Day events in California! Starts with a mini concert at the Blessed Sacrament Church at 12:30 p.m. followed by Mass at 1 p.m. Dig in to a traditional corned beef and cabbage dinner at the Greenwood Community Center from 3:00pm until 8:00pm. Dance to Jim Corbett and his Band at the Community Center from 9 p.m. to midnight.
Sponsored by Elk Altar Society. Dinner and dance for adults, $15. Dinner for kids under 12, $6. Dance only, $6.
Mid-Month Pay 'N' Take Sale
Put a few bucks in your pocket, and head to the Gualala Community Center for the Mid-Month Pay 'n' Take sale. You'll find tables, chairs, tools, electronics, hardware, records, CDs, lamps, desks, antiques, collectables, etc.
The Pay 'N' Take bookstore will be open too, with books in all genres at bargain prices. 8:30am until 11:30am at the Gualala Community Center.
Library Cocktail Party
Only in Point Arena! The Coast Community Library welcomes Author Dinah Sanders, who will give you a taste of her latest book, "Art of the Shim," with cocktail recipes artfully contrived to produce all the fine complexity of flavors of the best of cocktails. Starts at 2:00pm. Age 21+. Free.
Open Mic Night
You, or your band can perform up to three songs on stage at the beautiful, historic Arena Theater. Signups start at 7:00pm, performances start at 8:00pm. All ages. $5 suggested donation.
Cupcake Wars II
Arena Elementary is hosting the Second Annual "Cupcake Wars." Categories for adults, and kids, home cooks and professionals. Contestants meet at 9:00am. Open to the public from 12:00pm until 2:00pm. For more information, call Shasta at 884-3705, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Pacific Community Charter School is holding their annual Read-A-Thon fundraiser right here on the Tide. Students from 1st-12th grade will share their favorite stories and poems on the air. Students will also be looking for sponsors from the local community.