February- Cleanups, Poodle Party and Writing Workshop

Feb 3, 2015 in Animals, Lost Pet, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events, Gardens & plants


February 7th, Saturday 10 to Noon– , First SATURDAY Cleanup Every first Saturday of the month join neighbors and youth in the care of Prince Memorial Greenway. Clean-up supplies provided. Organized by Stan Gow & City of SR Storm Water TeamLocation: Meet at Olive Park


February 8th, Sunday 3 to 4:15 p.m.- West End Poodle Party is always on the 2nd Sunday of the month at 3 p.m. All Poodles, Poodle-fusions and Poodle friendly dogs are invited. Rain will cancel party. Facebook Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park



February 14th-15th My Favorite Barbra: A Tribute to the Songs of Barbra Streisand Kelly Brandeburg tributes the life and career of the legendary Barbra Streisand in her highly acclaimed one woman show. Take a journey from the very beginning of Streisand’s career as a cabaret singer in New York City to her starring roles on Broadway to her critically acclaimed roles in Hollywood films. February 14, 8:00 p.m. & February 15, 2:00 p.m. Table Seats $35 Riser Seats $25 Location: 6th Street Playhouse Studio Theatre, 52 West 6th Street

My Favorite Barbra

February 16th, Monday- President’s Day. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.- DeTurk Round Barn Rose Garden Work Day We’re preparing the Rose garden for the blooming season. Lend a hand while we weed, prune and fertilize the rose garden on Monday, February 16th (President’s Day) from 11 to 2 to p.m. Bring gloves, pruners, beverage and other tools. Anyone is welcomed- Gina will be available for rose care guidance.

A Talisman rose in bloom

A Talisman rose in bloom

Feb 20th – Mar 15th- Bonnie & Clyde At the height of the Great depression, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow went from two small-town nobodies in West Texas to America’s most renowned folk heroes and the Texas law enforcement’s worst nightmares. This musical adaptation of their electrifying story reflects on their love, adventure and crime that captured the excited attention of an entire country. Location: 6th St. Playhouse, G.K. Hardt Theatre


February 25th, Wednesday at 6 p.m.-8:15 p.m. THE WRITING WORKSHOP FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE TOO BUSY TO WRITE – Finding time to write isn’t always easy. With all of our responsibilities, writing can seem like a luxurious and unrealistic goal. It doesn’t have to be this way. You can make time to write! In this two-hour workshop, you’ll get tips and tricks for how to create a writing life – even if it seems impossible to carve out an extra second. Whether you want to write for publication, start a blog, or create a daily therapeutic writing habit, you’ll leave this workshop ready and able to kick-start a lifelong writing habit. Instructor: West End resident Leilani Clark.  Sliding scale, $30 – $40. Please email Leilani at clark.leil@gmail.com to register. For more information: http://www.petalsandbonesworkshops.com/the-writing-workshop-for-people-who-are-too-busy-to-write/  Location: Undercover Baking Agency, 463 Sebastopol Ave, Santa Rosa.

Petals and Bones

On view until February 26th in the City Hall Council Chambers. Reception  on February 13th 5 to 7 p.m  “In Appreciation of Luther Burbank”, The Ninth Street Mural Sketch, 1979 by artist (and West Ender) James Curtis. This exhibition showcases the final sketch for the mural “In Appreciation of Luther Burbank”, that was under the 9th St. overpass for nearly 30 years. Having recently returned from display in Nebraska, this work is returning home to So. Co. to be displayed for the first time in over two decades. Call 543-3010 for viewing hours. Location: City Hall Council Chambers 100 S. R. Ave, Ste. 10

9th St Mural

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