Turn off the lights, music & more

Mar 28, 2012 in Entertainment, Events, Miscellany, Neighbor News

It may be wet outside but don’t let that stop you from enjoying these wonderful local events.

March 31st, Saturday- Earth Hour 2012. The largest environmental event in history- millions of people switch off their lights for one hour. West Ender Russ Scarola and the Share Exchange host this free downtown event. Activities include: 7PM laying out a giant Earth out of natural materials; 8:30PM lighting candles across the “continents” and share stories/poems/songs around a makeshift campfire. Come help create and/or bring something you’d like to share that exemplifies your connection to the Earth. Location: The Share Exchange 531 5th St Time: 7 p.m.

Earth Hour

March 31st, Saturday- “Taste: A Wine Country Pygmalion” Bronwen Shears directs this staged reading of “Taste: A Wine Country Pygmalion,” a new play by Jody Gehrman (author of “The Ticking Clock Project”). Free admission. Location: 6th Street Playhouse, Studio Theatre  Time: 2 p.m.

April 1st, Sunday “Showcase: Women in the ArtsThis special performance event honors 10 female artists, singers, poets, actresses and dancers who have contributed to the rich, cultural life of Sonoma County. $10 per person. Location: 6th Street Playhouse, GK Hardt Theatre Time: 7 p.m.

April 1st, Sunday- 4/1 Dynamite Americana women – Linda McRae (http://www.lindamcrae.com/) , The Penny Hens https://www.facebook.com/PennyHens)  and Alison Harris (http://www.alisonharrismusic.com/)! A North Bay Hootenanny event. All-ages, bar with I.D. $10 For more Josh at n.b.hootenanny@gmail.com or (707) 326-5274 Location: Arlene Francis Center (99 Sixth Street, Santa Rosa) Time: Doors open at 7:00

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