10/15/2019 Tuesday
Music on Film: The Punk Singer
"The Punk Singer." A look at the life of activist, musician, and cultural icon Kathleen Hanna, who formed the punk band Bikini Kill and pioneered the "riot grrrl" movement of the 1990s. Preceded by "Neris," a student film about a strange creature emerging from a lake, based on a story by H.P. Lovecraft.
7 p.m.
Location: Arena Theater, 214 Main Street, Point Arena.
$10.
For info contact www.arenatheater.org or call 707 882-3272.
10/16/2019 Wednesday
Sweatshirt to Jacket

Oct. 16 and 17.
9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A two-day workshop focused on creating unique articles of clothing with instructor Kalynn Oleson.
Location: Gualala Arts Center, 46501 Old State Highway, Gualala.
$30 for GA members; $40 for non-members.
For info contact 707-884-1138 or to register now.
10/16/2019 Wednesday
African Inspired Dance Workshop for the Creaky

Last dance class with extended warm-up followed by basic steps and combinations with instructor Annie Lee
4 to 5 p.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
$10 per class.
For info contact 707-964-0321.
10/16/2019 Wednesday
Billy Schieve at the Heritage House

Billy Schieve on piano, and some vocals, plays original soul jazz arrangements and pop standards.
6 to 9 p.m.
Location: Heritage House, 5200 N. Highway 1, Little River.
No cover, all ages.
For info contact 707-202-9000.
10/16/2019 Wednesday
Hit and Run Theater Community Improv Workshop

Each workshop includes basic improvisational games and acting exercises. No previous theatrical or improvising experience is required. Workshop "show" on final night, Wed., Nov., 6. For mature teens and adults.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Community Center, 998 School St., Mendocino.
$15 per workshop.
For info contact 707-937-0360.
10/16/2019 Wednesday
Spiritual Cinema Night: Serving Life

Actor Forest Whitaker narrates the story of a group of inmate volunteers who staff their own hospice inside a maximum security prison in Louisiana where the average sentence is more than 90 years. Popcorn served.
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: MCSL Gathering Place, The Company Store, Fort Bragg.
Donations appreciated.
For info contact 707-964-1458.
10/17/2019 Thursday
Gualala Arts Book Club

Discussion of "The Overstory," by Richard Powers, at the home of Alice Combs
1:30 p.m.
Location: Home of Alice Combs, Mendonoma Coast.
For info contact Alice Combs at 707-884-3741, or to RSVP.
10/17/2019 Thursday
Billy Schieve at Cucina Verona

Billy Schieve on piano, and some vocals, plays original soul jazz arrangements and pop standards.
6 to 9 p.m.Location: Cucina Verona, 124 E. Laurel St., Fort Bragg.
No cover, all ages.
For info contact 707-964-6844.
10/17/2019 Thursday
"A Doll's House, Part 2"

Lucas Hnathís sharp-witted comedy directed by L.A. based director Alex Rapport.
7:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Theatre Company, 45200 Little Lake St., Mendocino.
$25 adults; $12 youth under 22.
For info contact mendocinotheatre.org or 707-937-4477.
10/17/2019 Thursday
Third Thursday Poetry and Jazz

This month's reading will feature Ukiah poet Roberta Werdinger. Third Thursday Poetry & Jazz is supported by The Third Thursday Poetry Group, many anonymous donors, and Poets & Writers, Inc. through a grant received from The James Irvine Foundation.
7:30 p.m.
Location: Arena Market Cafe, 185 Main St., Point Arena.
Free admission.
For info contact 707-882-3663.
10/18/2019 Friday
Point Arena Farmers' Market

Fresh, local organic produce and more.
3 to 6 p.m.
Location: General Store parking lot, 187 Main St., Point Arena.
For info contact 707-882-3046.
10/18/2019 Friday
Friday Night Blues and Jazz

Earl Oliver performs a solo show.
5 p.m.
Location: Django's Rough Bar Cafe, 32096 N. Harbor Drive, Fort Bragg.
For info contact earloliver.com.
10/18/2019 Friday
Haunted Hall of Horrors: Nightmare on Main Street

The Haunted Hall of Horrors is brought to you by the Fort Bragg Leo Club and Fort Bragg-Mendocino Lions Club and is a fundraiser to benefit youth projects and anti-bullying programs on the Mendocino Coast, Shriners Hospital for Children, The Footlighters Musical Theatre, and Three Rivers Charter School. Produced by Cinders Productions. It is not recommended for young children. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.
7 to 10 p.m.
Location: Masonic Center, 428 N. Main St., Fort Bragg.
Advance $13 adults, $8 kids under 16; at door $15 adults, $10 kids under 16. Escape room add on, $8 per person; $40 for team up to five people; must be made in advance with reservation at http://www.hauntedhallofhorrors.com/
For info contact fblions@mcn.org.
10/18/2019 Friday
Gloriana Musical Theatre presents "Really Rosie"

See Friday, October 4 entry for description. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.gloriana.org or Harvest Market in Fort Bragg.
7:30 p.m.
Location: Eagles Hall, 210 N. Corry, Fort Bragg.
$18 adult; $16 senior; $10 youth 17 and under; children under five are free.
For info contact info@gloriana.org.
10/18/2019 Friday
"A Doll's House, Part 2"

Lucas Hnathís sharp-witted comedy directed by L.A. based director Alex Rapport.
7:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Theatre Company, 45200 Little Lake St., Mendocino.
$25 adults; $12 youth under 22.
For info contact mendocinotheatre.org or 707-937-4477.
10/18/2019 Friday
Karaoke at Gualala Hotel

Karaoke with Arlene.
8 to 11 p.m.
Location: Gualala Hotel, 39301 S. Highway 1, Gualala.
No cover.
For info contact 707-884-3441.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Mid-Month Pay 'n' Take

Mid-Month Pay 'n' Take sale is held on the third Saturday of each month. Housewares department is closed for mid-month sale.
The clothing room with men's, women's and children's clothing is now open for every mid-month Sale.
Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. and will close at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Gualala Community Center, 47950 Center St., Gualala.

10/19/2019 Saturday
Trunk Sale

Live DJs, food, and vendors.There are 30 vendor spaces available.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Community Center of Mendocino, 998 School St., Mendocino.
Free admission.
For info contact 707-937-4133 or nlaumbccm@gmail.com.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Gualala Farmers' Market

Local and organic produce and nuts, free-range eggs, breads, pasta, baked goods, coffee, jams, pickled and preserved goods, and local, handpicked seaweed.
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Gualala Community Center lawn, 47950 Center St., Gualala.
Free admission.
For info contact 707-884-3726.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Discover the Coast

A day of discovery at the Point Arena-Stornetta Unit of the California Coastal National Monument, the Mendocino College Coastal Field Station, and the Point Arena Lighthouse. Explore the Discovery Trail and exhibits. Free parking and shuttle. Food for sale.
10 a.m.
Location: Point Arena Lighthouse and Point Arena-Stornetta Lands, Lighthouse Rd., Point Arena.
Free admission.
For info contact 707-882-2809, ext. 1.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Dancing with the Redwoods

Fundraising event with aerial dancing in the redwoods and an art focused silent auction. Proceeds benefit Mendocino Dance Project and Flockworks.
12 to 2 p.m.
Location: Gurley Lane, Mendocino.
$25 per person.
For info contact www.mendocinodanceproject.com.
10/19/2019 Saturday
National Theatre Live from London

"All About Eve." Starring Gillian Anderson as theater legend Margo Channing and her biggest fan and future rival, the girl next door, Eve.
1 p.m.
Location: Arena Theater, 214 Main Street, Point Arena.
$18; $5 youth 18 and under.
For info contact arenatheater.org or call 707-882-3272.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Discover the Zen House

Part of the Stornetta Lands Discover the Coast Celebration.†Rare and collectable motorcycles on display, live music by Black Sugar Rose, information about the rare Ducati 750SS, and discounts on Zen merchandise.
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Location: The Zen House, 170† Main St., Point Arena.
Free.
For info contact www.TheZenHouse.net.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Oz Farm to Table Dinner and Silent Auction

Oz Farm will host a family style dinner in the barn with Oz Farm chef Chris Berger as a fundraiser for Arena Theater.
Farm tour, 4 p.m.
Appetizers, 5 p.m.
Dinner 6 p.m.
Location: Oz Farm, 41601 Mountain View Rd., Manchester.
$150 per seat. To reserve, mail your check to Arena Theater, PO Box 611, Point Arena, CA 95468.
For info contact www.arenatheater.org or call 707-882-3272.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Lighthouse Lecture Series

B Bryan Preserve hoof stock managers Eunice Contreras and Zane Krakowski will present "I am a Zookeeper." Admission includes one raffle ticket to win a B Bryan Preserve gift tote worth $150.
4 p.m.
Location: Point Arena Lighthouse, 45500 Lighthouse Rd., Point Arena.
$7.50 per person, includes one raffle ticket.
For info contact 707-882-2809, ext. 1.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Dancing with the Redwoods Evening Gala

Fundraising event with aerial dancing in the redwoods, short performances, live music by Steven Bates unplugged, paella dinner, local beer and wine, and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit Mendocino Dance Project and Flockworks.
5:30 p.m.
Location: Gurley Lane, Mendocino.
$75 per person.
For info contact www.mendocinodanceproject.com.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Jazz at The Sequoia Room

Erik Jekabson Quintet.
Doors open at 6:15 p.m.
Music at 7:30 p.m.
Location: North Coast Brewing Co., 444 North Main St., Fort Bragg.
$25 plus food & beverages.
For info contact northcoastbrewing.com or 707-964-3400.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Korazon and Twist at Gualala Hotel

Korazon and Twist will play renditions of songs.
6 p.m.
Location: Gualala Hotel, 39301 S. Highway 1, Gualala.
No cover.
For info contact 707-884-3441.
10/19/2019 Saturday
duo'Xplore with Special Guest

duo'Xplore, Harrison Goldberg and Tim Mueller, will play sonic jazz music with special guest James Purple Haze.
6 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: MendoVinť, 39145 S. Highway 1, Gualala.
No cover.
For info contact 707-896-2650.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Haunted Hall of Horrors: Nightmare on Main Street

See Friday, October 18 entry.
7 to 10 p.m.
Location: Masonic Center, 428 N. Main St., Fort Bragg.
Advance $13 adults, $8 kids under 16; at door $15 adults, $10 kids under 16. Escape room add on, $8 per person; $40 for team up to five people; must be made in advance with reservation at http://www.hauntedhallofhorrors.com/
For info contact fblions@mcn.org.
10/19/2019 Saturday
Gloriana Musical Theatre presents "Really Rosie"

See Friday, October 4 entry for description. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.gloriana.org or Harvest Market in Fort Bragg.
7:30 p.m.
Location: Eagles Hall, 210 N. Corry, Fort Bragg.
$18 adult; $16 senior; $10 youth 17 and under; children under five are free.
For info contact info@gloriana.org.
10/19/2019 Saturday
"A Doll's House, Part 2"

Lucas Hnathís sharp-witted comedy directed by L.A. based director Alex Rapport.
7:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Theatre Company, 45200 Little Lake St., Mendocino.
$25 adults; $12 youth under 22.
For info contact mendocinotheatre.org or 707-937-4477.
10/20/2019 Sunday
"A Doll's House, Part 2 Final Performance"

Final perfomance of Lucas Hnathís sharp-witted comedy directed by L.A. based director Alex Rapport.
2 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Theatre Company, 45200 Little Lake St., Mendocino.
$25 adults; $12 youth under 22.
For info contact mendocinotheatre.org or 707-937-4477.
10/20/2019 Sunday
Living with Mountain Lions

Dr. Quinton Martins, wildlife ecologist and principal investigator for the Living with Lions Project, a research study of Audubon Canyon Ranch, will share whatís being learned about local mountain lion ranges and lions' behavior fthe studyís GPS-tracking project. All are welcome.
2 p.m.
Location: Coast Community Library, 225 Main St., Point Arena.
Free.
For info contact 707-882-3114†.
10/20/2019 Sunday
Zen House's Moto GP Gathering

View of the International Gran Prix Motorcycle Race from Motegi, Japan.
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Location: The Pier Chowder House and Tap Room, 790 Port Rd., Point Arena.
Free.
For info contact www.TheZenHouse.net.
10/20/2019 Sunday
Gloriana Musical Theatre presents "Really Rosie"

See Friday, October 4 entry for description. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.gloriana.org or Harvest Market in Fort Bragg.
3 p.m.
Location: Eagles Hall, 210 N. Corry, Fort Bragg.
$18 adult; $16 senior; $10 youth 17 and under; children under five are free.
For info contact info@gloriana.org.
10/20/2019 Sunday
Opus Chamber Music Series: Tamalpais Brass Quintet

The Tamalpais Brass Quintet program will feature, Anthony DiLorenzo's blazing†"Fire Dance", Andrea Tarrodi's impressionistic "Fragments from the Royal Fireworks", and a brand new arrangement of music from the English Renaissance.
3 p.m.
Location: Preston Hall, 44867 Main St., Mendocino.
Advanced tickets $22; at the door $25; guests age 18 and under free. Tickets available at Harvest Market in Fort Bragg, Out of This World in Mendocino and online at brownpapertickets.com.
For info contact 707-964-0898 or symphony@mcn.org.
10/20/2019 Sunday
Caspar Community Meeting

Topics are "traffic calming street art" and "How can the Community Center serve the community better?" All are welcome.
Meeting 4 to 5 p.m.
Potluck 5 to 6 p.m.
4 to 6 p.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
Free.
For info contact 707-964-4997.
10/20/2019 Sunday
Annual 70+ Birthday Dinner

A dinner celebrating anyone turning 70, 80, 90, or any succeeding decade in 2019. Featuring a salmon dinner by Rosemarie Hocker, and a birthday cake for dessert.
5 p.m.
Location: Gualala Arts Center, 46501 Old State Highway, Gualala.
Free for birthday person; $35 for other guests; $45 after Oct. 13th.
For info contact 707-884-1138.
10/20/2019 Sunday
Steven Bates Solo Show

Steven Bates Band plays original acoustic Americana and roots rock. All ages welcome.
6 to 9 p.m.
Location: Heritage House Resort & Spa, 5200 N. Highway 1, Little River.
No cover.
For info contact 707-202-9000.
10/21/2019 Monday
Day of the Dead Memory Box Craft

A Day of the Dead activity sponsered by the Friends of Health (formerly Friends of Hospice). Bring a photo or small memento of your loved one and create a lovely tribute. All materials provided.
6 to 8 p.m.
Location: MCSL Gathering Place, The Company Store, 303 N. Main St. , Fort Bragg.
Donations appreciated.
For info contact 707-964-1458.
10/21/2019 Monday
Mendocino Coast Audubon Society Meeting

This month's program is Birds of the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica with Bob Keiffer.
7 p.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
Free.
For info contact 707-964-4997.
10/23/2019 Wednesday
Publishing Consultations with Connie King

Four-Eyed Frog Books and Connie King, graphic designer and publishing services consultant, have teamed up to offer free guidance on the basics of self-publishing.
3 to 5 p.m.
Location: Four-Eyed Frog Books, 39138 Ocean Drive, Cypress Village, Gualala.
Free.
For info contact 707-884-1333.
10/23/2019 Wednesday
Hit and Run Theater Community Improv Workshop

Each workshop includes basic improvisational games and acting exercises. No previous theatrical or improvising experience is required. Workshop "show" on final night, Wed., Nov., 6. For mature teens and adults.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Community Center, 998 School St., Mendocino.
$15 per workshop.
For info contact 707-937-0360.
10/23/2019 Wednesday
The Endocannabinoid System and Plant Medicine in Healing

Maureen Smyth, RN, BSN, and cannabis educator will give a presentation on how Cannabidiol (CBD) modulates brain health with aspects of neuroprotection, neuroplasticity and neurogenesis. Questions are welcomed.
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: MCSL Gathering Place, The Company Store, Fort Bragg.
$10 suggested donation.
For info contact 707-964-1458.
10/23/2019 Wednesday
Arena Theater Live Music

"Daimh." The "Gaelic supergroup" presents an evening of Highland and Gaelic music with a contemporary take.
7:30 p.m.
Location: Arena Theater, 214 Main Street, Point Arena.
$20.
For info contact arenatheater.org or call 707-882-3272.
10/24/2019 Thursday
Billy Schieve at Headlands Coffeehouse

Billy Schieve on piano, and some vocals, plays original soul jazz arrangements of jazz, pop, and blues standards.
2 to 5 p.m.
Location: Headlands Coffeehouse, 120 E. Laurel St., Fort Bragg.
No cover, all ages.
For info contact 707-964-1987.
10/24/2019 Thursday
Fast Heart Mart at Gualala Hotel

Fast Heart Mart will play sonic folk rock music.
6 p.m.
Location: Gualala Hotel, 39301 S. Highway 1, Gualala.
No cover.
For info contact 707-884-3441.
10/25/2019 Friday
Point Arena Farmers' Market

Fresh, local organic produce and more.
3 to 6 p.m.
Location: General Store parking lot, 187 Main St., Point Arena.
For info contact 707-882-3046.
10/25/2019 Friday
All You Can Eat Baby Back Ribs Dinner

Dinner to benefit the Coastal Seniors' Meals on Wheels program. Dinner includes baby back ribs, roasted sweet potato wedges with cilantro, lime and sea salt, fresh mixed green and vegetable salad, garlic bread, and chopped apple and maple cake. A full range of drinks will also be available. Hosted and prepared by Black Oak Catering.
5 to 7 p.m.
Location: Gualala Community Center, 47950 Center St., Gualala.
$15 Adults; $5 Children; beer and/or wine $5.
For info contact 707-882-2137.
10/25/2019 Friday
Jazz at The Sequoia Room

Marcus McCallen Band.
Doors open at 6:15 p.m.
Music at 7:30 p.m.
Location: North Coast Brewing Co., 444 North Main St., Fort Bragg.
$25 plus food & beverages.
For info contact northcoastbrewing.com or 707-964-3400.
10/25/2019 Friday
Friday Night Blues and Jazz

Earl Oliver performs a solo show.
6 p.m.
Location: Noyo River Grill, 32150 N. Harbor Drive, Fort Bragg.
For info contact earloliver.com.
10/25/2019 Friday
Daimh in Concert

Daimh will play Scottish and Gaelic folk music. This show is a benefit for KZYX and is an Oak and Thorn Presents event. Tickets available at Harvest Market in Fort Bragg, Out Of This World in Mendocino, and brownpapertickets.com.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Music starts at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Gloriana Music Theater at Eagles Hall, 210 N. Corry, Fort Bragg.
$25 advance; $35 at door.
For info contact 215-500-4513 or † mendoconcerts@gmail.com.
10/25/2019 Friday
Haunted Hall of Horrors: Nightmare on Main Street

See Friday, October 18 entry.
7 to 10 p.m.
Location: Masonic Center, 428 N. Main St., Fort Bragg.
Advance $13 adults, $8 kids under 16; at door $15 adults, $10 kids under 16. Escape room add on, $8 per person; $40 for team up to five people; must be made in advance with reservation at http://www.hauntedhallofhorrors.com/
For info contact fblions@mcn.org.
10/25/2019 Friday
Jazzin' 3 at Gualala Hotel

Jazzin' 3, aka Harrison Goldberg Jazz Trio, will play a mix of ballads, bossa novas, blues, and swing.
7 to 10 p.m.
Location: Gualala Hotel, 39301 S. Highway 1, Gualala.
No cover.
For info contact 707-884-3441.
10/25/2019 Friday
Adult Storytime Halloween Edition

Costumes Encouraged
7 to 8 p.m.
Location: Gallery Bookshop, corner of Main and Kasten, Mendocino.
Open to public.
For info contact 707-937-2665.
10/26/2019 Saturday
CC's Corner Rummage Sale

Monthly rummage sale with new items each month. Donations from purchases provide assistance to the needs of the community.
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: St. Paulís Methodist Church, 40 School St., S. Highway 1, Point Arena.

10/26/2019 Saturday
Good Buy Clothes

Good Buy Clothes monthly clothing and accessories sale. Proceeds from the store benefit medical expenses for children and aging, educational grants, crisis situations and other needs of the community from Elk to Timber Cove.
Last Saturday of each month.
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Trinity Hall, 70 School Street, Point Arena.

10/26/2019 Saturday
Met Opera Live in HD

"Manon." Lisette Oropesa stars as the tragic beauty who yearns for the finer things in life in Laurent Pellyís production with Michael Fabiano as the besotted Chevalier des Grieux.
9:55 a.m.
Location: Arena Theater, 214 Main Street, Point Arena.
$24; $22 senior; $18 youth 18 and under.
For info contact arenatheater.org or call 707-882-3272.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Gualala Farmers' Market

Local and organic produce and nuts, free-range eggs, breads, pasta, baked goods, coffee, jams, pickled and preserved goods, and local, handpicked seaweed.
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Gualala Community Center lawn, 47950 Center St., Gualala.
Free admission.
For info contact 707-884-3726.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Zen's BMW Airhead Brunch

Meet the Nor Cal BMW Airhead Owner's Club, and enjoy homemade frittata and Little Green Bean Coffee.
Food is complimentary with a Zen merchandise purchase.
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: The Zen House, 170† Main St., Point Arena.
Free.
For info contact www.TheZenHouse.net.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Art Opening

Opening for exhibit featuring the photography of Michael Housewright.
Exhibit runs Oct. 26 to Nov. 30.
4 to 5 p.m.
Location: The Wine Shop, 1000 Annapolis Rd., The Sea Ranch.
Free admission.
For info contact 415-308-5881.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Jazz at The Sequoia Room

Nicholas Bearde Quintet.
Doors open at 6:15 p.m.
Music at 7:30 p.m.
Location: North Coast Brewing Co., 444 North Main St., Fort Bragg.
$25 plus food & beverages.
For info contact northcoastbrewing.com or 707-964-3400.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Jazz in the Autumn

Jamie Davis will sing blues and standards accompanied by Larry Vuckovich on piano and Jeff Chambers on bass. Presented my Global Harmony and Fred Adler.
6:30 p.m.
Location: Gualala Arts Center, Redwood Grove 46501 Old State Highway, Gualala.
$29 advance, $34 day of.
For info contact 707-884-1138.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Author Talk

Talk with author Marilyn Hagar on "Finding the Wild Inside."
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Gallery Bookshop, corner of Main and Kasten, Mendocino.
Open to public.
For info contact 707-937-2665.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Halloween Pop Up Dance Party: Funkacillin

Funkacillin will play music for dancing. No-host bar serving beer and wine, benefits Caspar Community. An all-volunteer produced event. Costumes encouraged.
7 to 10 p.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
$20 at the door.
For info contact 707-964-4997 or caspar@mcn.org.
10/26/2019 Saturday
Haunted Hall of Horrors: Nightmare on Main Street

See Friday, October 18 entry.
7 to 10 p.m.
Location: Masonic Center, 428 N. Main St., Fort Bragg.
Advance $13 adults, $8 kids under 16; at door $15 adults, $10 kids under 16. Escape room add on, $8 per person; $40 for team up to five people; must be made in advance with reservation at http://www.hauntedhallofhorrors.com/
For info contact fblions@mcn.org.
10/27/2019 Sunday
Whitesboro Grange Pancake Breakfast

Ham, eggs, pancakes, OJ, beverage.
8 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Whitesboro Grange on Navarro Ridge Road, Albion.
Adults $8, ages 6-12 are $4, under 6 free.
10/27/2019 Sunday
Caspar 4th Sunday Breakfast

The breakfast menu varies with the season and includes vegan and gluten-free options. Benefit for Caspar Community.
9 to 11 a.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
$1 to $20.
For info contact 707-964-4997 or caspar@mcn.org.
10/27/2019 Sunday
An Afternoon of Enchantment, a Fundraiser

Mendocino Theatre Company presents a special reading of "Goosefoot Tango" by Susan Maeder at the home of James Cummings and Justin Mohatt. Proceeds benefit the Mendocino Theatre Company. Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served.
2 to 4 p.m.
Location: Home of James Cummings and Justin Mohatt, Elk.
$65 per person.
For info contact www.mendocinothatre.com or call 707-937-4477.
10/27/2019 Sunday
Steven Bates Solo Show

Steven Bates Band plays original acoustic Americana and roots rock. All ages welcome.
6 to 9 p.m.
Location: Heritage House Resort & Spa, 5200 N. Highway 1, Little River.
No cover.
For info contact 707-202-9000.
10/28/2019 Monday
Guided Garden Walks

Docent-led walk focused on the many plant collections and history of the natural and restored areas at the MCBG.
1:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, 18220 N. Highway 1, Fort Bragg.
Free for members and with regular admission to Gardens.
For info contact 707-964-4352 ext. 16.
10/28/2019 Monday
Natural Ear Care with Karin Uphoff

Learn about home remedies for removing excess wax, treating infection and keeping your ears healthy. There will be a discussion on the role of our sinuses, lymphatic fluid and nervous system on ear health and specific herbs and foods that help. Tea will be served.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: MCSL Gathering Place, The Company Store, Fort Bragg.
$20 suggested donation.
For info contact 707-964-1458.
10/28/2019 Monday
Film Club

You Can't Take it With You." (USA, 1938) Oscar-winning version of the play about a romance between members of two very disparate families. Preceded by film trivia quiz, followed by audience discussion.
7 p.m.
Location: Arena Theater, 214 Main Street, Point Arena.
Free to Arena Theater members, $10 for guests.
For info contact arenatheaterfilmclub.org.
10/30/2019 Wednesday
Hit and Run Theater Community Improv Workshop

Each workshop includes basic improvisational games and acting exercises. No previous theatrical or improvising experience is required. Workshop "show" on final night, Wed., Nov., 6. For mature teens and adults.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Community Center, 998 School St., Mendocino.
$15 per workshop.
For info contact 707-937-0360.
10/30/2019 Wednesday
Ancestral Clearing Workshop with Ani

Learn about the energies that connect us to our ancestors and how to clear these energies.
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: MCSL Gathering Place, The Company Store, 303 N. Main St. , Fort Bragg.
$20 suggested donation.
For info contact 707-964-1458.
10/31/2019 Thursday
Halloween Celebration

Lots of fun activities for children of all ages. Chili for sale.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Community Center of Mendocino, 998 School St., Mendocino.
Free admission.
For info contact 707-937-4133 or nlaumbccm@gmail.com.
10/31/2019 Thursday
Haunted Hall of Horrors: Nightmare on Main Street

See Friday, October 18 entry for additional info.
6 to 7 p.m., lights on, less scary haunted house for young children.
7 to 10 p.m., very scary haunted house.
Location: Masonic Center, 428 N. Main St., Fort Bragg.
Advance $13 adults, $8 kids under 16; at door $15 adults, $10 kids under 16. Escape room add on, $8 per person; $40 for team up to five people; must be made in advance with reservation at http://www.hauntedhallofhorrors.com/
For info contact fblions@mcn.org.
10/31/2019 Thursday
Halloween Show

"La Gente SF." The San Francisco based group plays a unique blend of world music, reggae, salsa, and more to create a high-energy dance party. Prizes for best costumes.
8 p.m.
Location: Arena Theater, 214 Main Street, Point Arena.
$15 adults; $10 youth; kids eleven and under are free.
For info contact arenatheater.org or call 707-882-3272.
11/1/2019 Friday
Point Arena Farmers' Market

Final market of the season. Fresh, local organic produce and more.
3 to 6 p.m.
Location: General Store parking lot, 187 Main St., Point Arena.
For info contact 707-882-3046.
11/1/2019 Friday
Nuala Kennedy and Eamon O'Leary in Concert

Nuala Kennedy and Eamon O'Leary will play songs ranging from the ancient Irish tradition to reflections on the present day. This show is a benefit for KZYX and is an Oak and Thorn Presents event. Tickets available at Harvest Market in Fort Bragg, Out Of This World in Mendocino, and brownpapertickets.com.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Music starts at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Gloriana Music Theater at Eagles Hall, 210 N. Corry, Fort Bragg.
$20 advance; $25 at door.
For info contact 215-500-4513 or † mendoconcerts@gmail.com.
11/2/2019 Saturday
Pay íní Take Monthly Sale

The main hall (toys, knick knacks, household goods, jewelry) is open from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
In the new building are books, Christmas ornaments, furniture, tools, hardware and electronics from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
The clothing room, open from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., features men's, women's and children's clothing and accessories.
Snacks and desserts are available in the main hall. All facilities are open Tuesdays from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. to receive donations of clean, saleable items.
Every purchase made goes back into the community.
Location: Gualala Community Center, 47950 Center St., Gualala.

11/2/2019 Saturday
Gualala Farmers' Market

Local and organic produce and nuts, free-range eggs, breads, pasta, baked goods, coffee, jams, pickled and preserved goods, and local, handpicked seaweed.
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Gualala Community Center lawn, 47950 Center St., Gualala.
Free admission.
For info contact 707-884-3726.
11/2/2019 Saturday
Wild Mushroom Tasting and Tea Sampling

A guided wild mushroom tasting and sampling of a selection of teas.
1 to 4 p.m.
Location: Ford House Museum and Visitor Center, 45035 Main St., Mendocino.
Free.
For info contact 707-937-5397.
11/2/2019 Saturday
Acorn Festival

Traditional foods and dancing, acorn gathering, honoring of 2019 "Acorn Princess" and a talk on the effects of Sudden Oak Death and herbicides on acorns. Follow acorn signs from the bottom of Eureka Hill Road to the top.
1 to 8 p.m
Location: Top of Eureka Hill Road, Point Arena.
Free admission; please bring a dish to share.
For info contact Bernadette Smith at 707-684-0475 or chichkale.acorn22@gmail.com.
11/2/2019 Saturday
Harvest Celebration

Featuring live music, apple pies and cider, activity for kids, and a farm tour at 3 p.m. Proceeds go to Action Network.
2 to 6 p.m.
Location: Oz Farm, 41601 Mountain View Rd., Manchester.
Suggested donation $10 for adults, $6 for children 18 and under.
For info contact 707-882-3046.
11/2/2019 Saturday
Art Opening

Opening reception for exhibit featuring works by artist Andrea Allen (Chinese brush paintings and ceramics). Meet the artist and enjoy drinks and small bites.
Exhibit runs Nov. 2 to 30.
5 to 7 p.m.
Location: Coast Highway Art Collective, 284 Main St., Point Arena.
Free admission.
For info contact coast-highway-artists.com.
11/2/2019 Saturday
English Country Dance

Calling and instruction. Leader Lise Dyckman. Bring a potluck snack and beverage to share during the break.
Newcomer instruction at 7:30 p.m.
Dancing begins at 8 p.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
$10. High school students are free.
For info contact 707-964-5569 or ecd@larkcamp.com.
11/3/2019 Sunday
Annual Community Thanksgiving Potluck

The Annapolis Historical Society will host a Thankgiving potluck with turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, and a variety of refreshments. Please bring a hot dish, salad, or dessert to share. Raffle for prizes donated by coastal businesses.
12 to 3 p.m.
Location: Old Horicon School House, 35147 Annapolis Road, Annapolis.
Donation of $7.50 per person; kids under 12 are free.
For info contact ahs201500@gmail.com.
11/5/2019 Tuesday
Readers Theater

"The Unexpected Guest," by Agatha Christie, a murder mystery that takes place at a foggy estate in Wales. Listeners and new members welcome.
7 p.m.
Location: Gualala Arts Center, Conference Room, 46501 Old State Highway, Gualala.
Free.
For info contact Dennis Carter 707-785-1966.
11/6/2019 Wednesday
Gualala Arts Book Club

Discussion of "News of the World," by Paulette Giles, at the home of Ginny Burlage.
10 a.m.
Location: Home of Ginny Burlage, Mendonoma Coast.
For info contact Ginny Burlage at 707-684-9342, and to RSVP.
11/6/2019 Wednesday
Hit and Run Theater Community Improv Workshop Show

Each workshop includes basic improvisational games and acting exercises. No previous theatrical or improvising experience is required. Workshop "show" on final night, Wed., Nov., 6. For mature teens and adults.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Mendocino Community Center, 998 School St., Mendocino.
$15 per workshop.
For info contact 707-937-0360.
11/6/2019 Wednesday
Barn Dance

With local band, "The Barnstormers." Contra, circle, and square dances taught and prompted by Lea Smith. No partner or previous experience necessary. Please wear smooth-soled shoes to protect our floor.
7 to 9 p.m.
Location: Preston Hall, 44831 Main St., Mendocino.
Adults $5; children 17 and under free.
For info contact 707-964-7525.
11/9/2019 Saturday
Second Saturday Reception

Featuring the Erin Dertnerís paintings in oils and pastels.
Exhibit runs Oct. 12 to Nov. 29
5 to 8 p.m.
Location: The Highlight Gallery
45094 Main St., Mendocino.
For info contact 707-937-3132.
11/9/2019 Saturday
Symphony of the Redwoods Fall Concert

Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro. Schumann: Violin Concerto in D minor, featuring violinist David McCarroll. Mendelssohn: Symphony #3 in A minor, Opus 56 "Scottish."
7:30 p.m.
Location: Cotton Auditorium, 500 N Harold St., Fort Bragg.
Tickets $22; $25 at the door.For info contact 707-964-0898 or www.symphonyoftheredwoods.org.
11/10/2019 Sunday
All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

An all-you-can-eat breakfast sponsored by the Knights Of Columbus, Council 8287.
8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: St. Anthony's Hall, 10700 Lansing St., Mendocino.
$8 adults; $3.50 kids.
For info contact 707-937-2406.
11/10/2019 Sunday
Symphony of the Redwoods Fall Concert Matinee

Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro. Schumann: Violin Concerto in D minor, featuring violinist David McCarroll. Mendelssohn: Symphony #3 in A minor, Opus 56 "Scottish."
2 p.m.
Location: Cotton Auditorium, 500 N Harold St., Fort Bragg.
Tickets $22; $25 at the door.For info contact 707-964-0898 or www.symphonyoftheredwoods.org.
11/10/2019 Sunday
Chamber Music Series

Russian violinist Nikita Borisevich and pianist Margarita perform in the Gualala Arts Chamber Music Series.
4 p.m.
Location: Gualala Arts Center, 46501 Old State Highway, Gualala.
$25 advance; $30 day of concert; youth seven to seventeen free with adult.
For info contact 707-884-1138.
11/12/2019 Tuesday
Full Beaver Moon Lighthouse Night Tour

Tour the tallest lighthouse on the West Coast. Refreshments will be served and a souvenir Point Arena Lighthouse champagne flute for each participant is included in the cost.†
Reservations required and must be made three days before a tour.†
Gates open at 5 p.m., tour begins at 5:30 p.m.
Location: Point Arena Lighthouse, 45500 Lighthouse Rd., Point Arena.
$30 per person; two or more tickets $25 each.
For info contact 707-882-2809, ext. 1.
11/16/2019 Saturday
Mid-Month Pay 'n' Take

Mid-Month Pay 'n' Take sale is held on the third Saturday of each month. Housewares department is closed for mid-month sale.
The clothing room with men's, women's and children's clothing is now open for every mid-month Sale.
Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. and will close at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Gualala Community Center, 47950 Center St., Gualala.

11/16/2019 Saturday
Lighthouse Lecture Series

Mendonoma Sightings author Jeanne Jackson will present "The Fascinating World of Fungi," and will be joined by Hal Ferguson and Catherine Miller Jackson during a slideshow of edible and non-edible mushrooms that grow on the Mendonoma Coast.
4 p.m.
Location: Point Arena Lighthouse, 45500 Lighthouse Rd., Point Arena.
$5.
For info contact 707-882-2809, ext. 1.
11/20/2019 Wednesday
Gualala Arts Book Club

Discussion of "News of the World," by Paulette Giles, at the home of Loretta Healy.
1:30 p.m.
Location: Home of Loretta Healy, Mendonoma Coast.
For info contact Loretta Healy at 707-884-3728, and to RSVP.
11/24/2019 Sunday
Whitesboro Grange Pancake Breakfast

Ham, eggs, pancakes, OJ, beverage.
8 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Whitesboro Grange on Navarro Ridge Road, Albion.
Adults $8, ages 6-12 are $4, under 6 free.
11/30/2019 Saturday
CC's Corner Rummage Sale

Monthly rummage sale with new items each month. Donations from purchases provide assistance to the needs of the community.
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: St. Paulís Methodist Church, 40 School St., S. Highway 1, Point Arena.

11/30/2019 Saturday
Good Buy Clothes

Good Buy Clothes monthly clothing and accessories sale. Proceeds from the store benefit medical expenses for children and aging, educational grants, crisis situations and other needs of the community from Elk to Timber Cove.
Last Saturday of each month.
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Trinity Hall, 70 School Street, Point Arena.

11/30/2019 Saturday
Halloween Pop Up Dance Party: Mendocino All Star Band

Mendocino All Star Band will play music for dancing. No-host bar serving beer and wine, benefits Caspar Community. An all-volunteer produced event. Costumes encouraged.
7 to 10 p.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
$20 at the door.
For info contact 707-964-4997 or caspar@mcn.org.
12/7/2019 Saturday
Pay íní Take Monthly Sale

The main hall (toys, knick knacks, household goods, jewelry) is open from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
In the new building are books, Christmas ornaments, furniture, tools, hardware and electronics from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
The clothing room, open from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., features men's, women's and children's clothing and accessories.
Snacks and desserts are available in the main hall. All facilities are open Tuesdays from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. to receive donations of clean, saleable items.
Every purchase made goes back into the community.
Location: Gualala Community Center, 47950 Center St., Gualala.

12/7/2019 Saturday
English Country Dance

Calling and instruction. Leader Lea Smith. Bring a potluck snack and beverage to share during the break.
Newcomer instruction at 7:30 p.m.
Dancing begins at 8 p.m.
Location: Caspar Community Center, 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar.
$10. High school students are free.
For info contact 707-964-5569 or ecd@larkcamp.com.
12/8/2019 Sunday
All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

An all-you-can-eat breakfast sponsored by the Knights Of Columbus, Council 8287.
8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: St. Anthony's Hall, 10700 Lansing St., Mendocino.
$8 adults; $3.50 kids.
For info contact 707-937-2406.
12/11/2019 Wednesday
Full Cold Moon Lighthouse Night Tour

Tour the tallest lighthouse on the West Coast. Refreshments will be served and a souvenir Point Arena Lighthouse champagne flute for each participant is included in the cost.†
Reservations required and must be made three days before a tour.†
Gates open at 5 p.m., tour begins at 5:30 p.m.
Location: Point Arena Lighthouse, 45500 Lighthouse Rd., Point Arena.
$30 per person; two or more tickets $25 each.
For info contact 707-882-2809, ext. 1.
12/14/2019 Saturday
Art Opening

The Coast Highway Art Collectiveís annual Holiday Gift Show, in conjunction with Point Arena's Hometown Holiday celebration, is hosting an opening reception and welcomes the public with warm drinks, food, and a large selection of handmade ornaments, gifts, artworks, textiles and more.
Show runs Dec. 5 to 29.
3 to 7 p.m.
Location: Coast Highway Art Collective, 284 Main St., Point Arena.
Free admission.
For info contact coast-highway-artists.com.
12/14/2019 Saturday
Whitesboro Grange Spaghetti Dinner

Meat or veggie sauce, garlic bread, salad, beverages, and dessert.
4 to 7 p.m.
Location: Whitesboro Grange on Navarro Ridge Road, Albion.
Adults $8, ages 6 to 12 are $4, under 6 free.For info contact 707-937-4020.
12/21/2019 Saturday
Mid-Month Pay 'n' Take

Mid-Month Pay 'n' Take sale is held on the third Saturday of each month. Housewares department is closed for mid-month sale.
The clothing room with men's, women's and children's clothing is now open for every mid-month Sale.
Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. and will close at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Gualala Community Center, 47950 Center St., Gualala.

12/21/2019 Saturday
Lighthouse Lecture Series

Lisa Giacomini will present "Superfoods on our Coast: Hunting, Gathering, Cooking, Preserving."
4 p.m.
Location: Point Arena Lighthouse, 45500 Lighthouse Rd., Point Arena.
$5.
For info contact 707-882-2809, ext. 1.
12/28/2019 Saturday
CC's Corner Rummage Sale

Monthly rummage sale with new items each month. Donations from purchases provide assistance to the needs of the community.
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: St. Paulís Methodist Church, 40 School St., S. Highway 1, Point Arena.

1/26/2020 Sunday
Whitesboro Grange Pancake Breakfast

Ham, eggs, pancakes, OJ, beverage.
8 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Whitesboro Grange on Navarro Ridge Road, Albion.
Adults $8, ages 6-12 are $4, under 6 free.
2/9/2020 Sunday
Whitesboro Grange Spaghetti Dinner

Meat or veggie sauce, garlic bread, salad, beverages, and dessert.
4 to 7 p.m.
Location: Whitesboro Grange on Navarro Ridge Road, Albion.
Adults $8, ages 6 to 12 are $4, under 6 free.For info contact 707-937-4020.
5/28/2020 Thursday
Mendocino Film Festival

An annual weekend of independent feature films, documentaries and shorts.
Location: Various venues, Mendocino.
For info contact mendocinofilmfestival.org.
5/29/2020 Friday
Mendocino Film Festival

An annual weekend of independent feature films, documentaries and shorts.
Location: Various venues, Mendocino.
For info contact mendocinofilmfestival.org.
5/30/2020 Saturday
Mendocino Film Festival

An annual weekend of independent feature films, documentaries and shorts.
Location: Various venues, Mendocino.
For info contact mendocinofilmfestival.org.
5/31/2020 Sunday
Mendocino Film Festival

An annual weekend of independent feature films, documentaries and shorts.
Location: Various venues, Mendocino.
For info contact mendocinofilmfestival.org.