s
s
Sections
You've read 3 of 10 free articles this month.
Get unlimited access to PressDemocrat.com, the eEdition and our mobile app starting at 99 cents per month.
Already a subscriber?
You've read 6 of 10 free articles this month.
Get unlimited access to PressDemocrat.com, the eEdition and our mobile app starting at 99 cents per month.
Already a subscriber?
You've read all of your free articles this month.
Get unlimited access to PressDemocrat.com, the eEdition and our mobile app starting at 99 cents per month.
Already a subscriber?
We've got a special deal for readers like you.
Get unlimited access to PressDemocrat.com, the eEdition and our mobile app starting 99 cents per month and support local journalism.
Already a subscriber?
Thanks for reading! Why not subscribe?
Get unlimited access to PressDemocrat.com, the eEdition and our mobile app starting 99 cents per month and support local journalism.
Already a subscriber?
Want to keep reading? Subscribe today!
Ooops! You're out of free articles. Starting at just 99 cents per month, you can keep reading all of our products and support local journalism.
Already a subscriber?

MONTE RIO, JULY 2

Independence Day weekend: Big Rocky Games features a flotilla of home-made watercraft, images projected on a water curtain at the Monte Rio bridge, fireworks and more 9 p.m. Sunday at Monte Rio Beach, 20488 Highway 116.

WINDSOR, JULY 2

Town anniversary: Celebrate Windsor’s 25th anniversary at the Certified Farmers Market with mimosas and Bloody Marys 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday on the Town Green, 701 McClelland Drive. 707-838-2947. windsorfarmersmarket.com.

HEALDSBURG, JULY 3

Guitar lessons: Learn or relearn to play the guitar with Fredy Gonzalez 7:30-8:30 p.m. Monday at Healdsburg Regional Library, 139 Piper St. For teens and adults. No experience required. Class repeats July 10, 17 and 24. RSVP at 707-433-3772.

SEBASTOPOL, JULY 3

Fireworks: Catch Sebastopol’s annual Fireworks and Music Festival 5:30 p.m. Monday at Analy High School Football Field, 6950 Analy Ave. Admission is $10 or $5 for ages 6-11. Fireworks start 9:40 p.m. sebastopolkawanis.org.

WINDSOR, JULY 3

KABOOM!: Windsor’s Independence Day celebration includes food, drinks, a Kid Zone and live music by McKenna Faith and Cover Me Badd 4-10 p.m. Monday at Keiser Park, 700 River Road. Admission is $10, $5 for ages 3-17 or $75 for VIP. Gates open 4 p.m. Fireworks begin 9:45 p.m. townofwindsor.com.

WINDSOR, JULY 3

Book club: Discuss “The Body in the Birches” by Katherine Hall Page with Windsor Regional Library’s Mystery Book Club 2:30-3:30 p.m. Monday at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. 707-838-1020 or 707-838-1250.

CLOVERDALE, JULY 4

Bike decorating: Cloverdale Chamber sponsors Independence Day Bike Decorating 5 p.m. Tuesday in the empty lot between Plank Coffee and Bolt Fabrics, 225 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Free. 707-894-4470.

CLOVERDALE, JULY 4

Fireworks: The 32nd annual Lions Club Fireworks Display begins at dusk Tuesday on the Cloverdale High School football field, 509 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Free; donations accepted. 707-894-4470.

PETALUMA, JULY 4

Independence Day: Have a drink for Independence Day over live music and a grill 11 a.m. Tuesday at Brewsters Beer Garden, 229 Water St. N. brewstersbeergarden.com.

PETALUMA, JULY 4

Block Party: American Dream Auto Show and Block Party kicks off with music, dancing, local food trucks and beer 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday at 101 North Brewing Company, 1304 Scott St. 916-716-9647.

PETALUMA, JULY 4

Bell-ringing ceremony: Mayor David Glass conducts the official unveiling of the City of Petaluma’s 1858 incorporation documents in the annual July 4th Bell-Ringing Ceremony 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Petaluma Historical Library and Museum, 20 Fourth St. Free. petalumamuseum.com.

SONOMA, JULY 4

Fourth of July celebration: Sonoma’s old-fashioned Fourth of July celebration includes a parade 10 a.m. Tuesday around the Sonoma Plaza, 453 First St E. Free; donations accepted. A festival with food, music and kids’ activities continues until 5 p.m. A free 45-minute fireworks display begins at dusk from the field at General Vallejo’s Home, Third Street West and West Spain Street. 707-996-2102. sonomavolunteerfirefighters.org.

SANTA ROSA, JULY 5

Sing-A-Story Opera: A San Francisco Opera Guild singer leads “Sing-A-Story Opera: The Magic Flute,” a Mozart fairytale with props and costumes, 2-3 p.m. Wednesday at Central Santa Rosa Library, 211 E. St. Free. sonomalibrary.org.

SONOMA, JULY 5

Sing-A-Story Opera: A San Francisco Opera Guild singer leads “Sing-A-Story Opera: The Magic Flute,” a Mozart fairytale with props and costumes, 11 a.m.-noon Wednesday at Sonoma Valley Regional Library, 755 W. Napa St. Free. sonomalibrary.org.

GUERNEVILLE, JULY 6

Rockin’ the River: Highway Poets perform with New Retro Soul 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday at Guerneville Plaza, Main Street and Armstrong Woods Road. Free. rockintheriver.org.

HEALDSBURG, JULY 6

Art class: Artist Cathy Locke teaches “en plein air” cityscape and landscape painting 9 a.m.-noon Thursday at Healdsburg Art Atelier, 126 North St. Drop-in fee is $45. Classes continue July 6, 13, 20 and 27. 707-791-4078.

SANTA ROSA, JULY 6

“The Breakfast Club”: Stars Under the Stars Outdoor Film Festival screens “The Breakfast Club” 7-10 p.m. Thursday at St. Francis Winery, 100 Pythian Road. stfranciswinery.com.

SANTA ROSA, JULY 6

Hot Dog Thursday: Pacific Coast Air Museum’s Hot Dog Thursday runs 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursday at Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport, One Air Museum Way. Admission is $5 and includes a hot dog; two hot dogs cost $8. 707-575-7900. pacificcoastairmuseum.org.

CLOVERDALE, JULY 7

Friday Night Live: Cloverdale’s free outdoor summer concert series welcomes the intoxicating funk and soul of Orgone 6:30 p.m. Friday at Cloverdale Plaza. Festivities begin with a Street Fair 6 p.m. along N. Cloverdale Boulevard between First and Second Streets. cloverdaleartsalliance.org.

GUERNEVILLE, JULY 7

Art Walk: Enjoy art exhibits, street buskers and edible treats Friday at any of a dozen galleries, such as Russian River Art Gallery, 16357 Main St.

ROHNERT PARK, JULY 7

Party on the Plaza: Rohnert Park Friday Night Market features food vendors, crafts, jumpees, face painting, fresh produce and live music by The Igniters 6 p.m. Friday at 500 City Center Drive. Free. 415-999-5635.

SEBASTOPOL, JULY 7

Live music: Santa Cruz-based bluegrass country outfit Blue Summit performs with supporting act Sarah Song Bird 8 p.m. Friday at Hopmonk Tavern, 230 Petaluma Ave. Admission is $10 at hopmonk.com/sebastopol.

SONOMA, JULY 7

Art reception: An opening reception for Sonoma Community Center artist-in-residence Colby Charpentier’s ceramics exhibit “MODULATION” runs 5-7 p.m. Friday at Gallery 212, 276 E. Napa St. Free. 707-938-4626. sonomacommunitycenter.org.

WINDSOR, JULY 7

Jungle James: Kids can get up close to exotic animals including bearded dragons, blue-tongued skinks and an albino Burmese python in a safe and exciting setting 11 a.m.-noon Friday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. 707-838-1020.

SANTA ROSA, JULY 7-9

Circus: Mendocino’s Flynn Creek Circus features an all-human cast of international performers 7 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, and 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday at Luther Burbank Center, 50 Mark West Springs Road. Admission is $12-50. flynncreekcircus.com.

CLOVERDALE, JULY 8

Water safety: Vamos a Nadar offers a bilingual water safety class for children and parents 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at Cloverdale Municipal Pool, 215 W. First St. Free. Pre-registration required. 707-565-8034.

CLOVERDALE, JULY 8

Live music: Blue Jazz Combo performs with Bruce Halbohm, Greg Hester, Christian Foley and Ethan Marenco 7-10 pm. Saturday at Cloverdale Ale Company, 131 E. First St. Free. 707-894-9610.

COTATI, JULY 8

Kids Day: The 25th annual Cotati Kids Day Parade and Festival starts with a pancake breakfast 7-9 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Oaks, 175 Page St. Event continues with a parade at 10 a.m. from City Hall through downtown to La Plaza Park, Old Redwood Highway and West Sierra Avenue. Features games, food, crafts, vendors, and live entertainment 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 707-665-4222.

HEALDSBURG, JULY 8

“Beetlejuice”: Moshin Pictures on the Crushpad screens “Beetlejuice” 8-10:30 p.m. Saturday at Moshin Vineyards, 10295 Westside Road. Doors open 7:30 p.m. moshinvineyards.com/events.

SANTA ROSA, JULY 8

Local artist: Ph.D. art historian Susan Landauer presents “Eye Fruit: The Art of Franklin Williams,” a retrospective of the Petaluma-based artist, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Saturday at Art Museum of Sonoma County, 505 B St. Admission is $15. sonomacountymuseum.org.

WINDSOR, JULY 8

Rock art: Learn how to paint rocks beautifully and decoratively with Terrie Carver of West Coast Painted Rocks 10:30 a.m.-noon Saturday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. For ages 10 and up. Limited to 20. Register at sonomalibrary.org/locations/windsor-regional-library. 707-838-1020.

ROHNERT PARK, JULY 9

“Blast From The Past”: The Kut-Ups of Rohnert Park strap on their dancing shoes one last time with their annual razzle-dazzle review 2 p.m. Sunday at Spreckels Performing Arts Center, 5409 Snyder Lane. Shows continue July 11, 13, and 15. Admission is $20 at the box office. 707-588-3400.