Napa Valley Wine Train to host ‘The Napa Valley Pride Ride’ March 19

Napa Valley Wine Train, offering guests a 36-mile round-trip journey from Napa to St. Helena through beautiful Wine Country vineyards and past famous and historic wineries, has announced the “The Napa Valley Pride Ride,” the inaugural LGBT wine expert event, on Saturday, March 19 with a portion of the proceeds benefiting The Richmond/Ermet Aid Foundation. (…)

Guerneville Aging Together with Pride for LGBT Seniors Starts April 9

To support LGBT seniors’ optimal aging, the Sonoma County Human Services Department Adult and Aging Division is hosting an eight-week group, Aging Together With Pride, on Saturdays, April 9-May 28, 1-3 p.m., at the Russian River Senior Resource Center, 15010 Armstrong Woods Road, Guerneville. Many lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender seniors don’t seek needed social(…)

Calendar of LGBT Events

Monday, February 15, t 7 p.m. Parents of Trans Youth Meeting will happen at Positive Images Center, 312 Chinn Street in Santa Rosa Also Monday, 5:30 – 8 p.m. Marin AIDS Project hosts ‘Mix It Up’ their monthly mixer. At Four Points Sheraton, 1010 Northgate Drive in San Rafael. Tuesday, February 16, 1 – 4p.m.(…)

Comic Karen Ripley Comes to Graton With Her One-Woman Show

Comic legend Karen Ripley brings her one-woman show “Oh No There’s Men On The Land” to Graton Saturday, February 6. The 70-minute show will happen at Graton Hall, 8996 Graton Road at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $10 – $20. Karen Ripley has been performing for over 35 years as a comic and improviser. She(…)

Join Food For Thought for Their Oscar Benefit in Sebastopol

The Fourth Annual Academy Night – a benefit for Food For Thought will happen Sunday, February 28 at Rialto Cinemas, 6868 McKinley Ave. in Sebastopol Join Food For Thought and Rialto Cinemas for an evening of suspense, prizes, and lots of local color – we’re proud to present the 88th annual awards ceremony on Sunday,(…)

Sonoma County Calendar of LGBT Events

Monday, January 25, Positive Images’ Sonoma LGBTQI Support Group Meeting will happen at Sonoma Community Center, 276 East Napa Street in Sonoma. Young Ppeople 12 – 18 are welcome. Also Monday, at 5:30 – 8 p.m. Marin AIDS Project hosts ‘Mix It Up’ their monthly mixer. At Four Points Sheraton, 1010 Northgate Drive in San(…)

Things To Do This Week in Sonoma County

  If you’re not headed to see Star Wars this weekend, may the Force be with you in every other fun event happening this week in Sonoma County. On Friday, head out to Brew Coffee and Beer in Santa Rosa to see an eclectic art show of painted Matryoshka nesting dolls. Then on Saturday is(…)

Occidental Community Choir to Perform Five Holiday Concerts

Dec. 5 – 13, 2015. The Occidental Community Choir presents: Got Nog? Heartwarming, funny to sublime songs for the holiday season. Going strong in it’s 37th year, this Sonoma County choral treasure is directed by Andrew DelMonte. Known for original works from the choir’s own members, this year’s concert program also features beloved carols and(…)

How to Help Those Less Fortunate This Holiday Season

For many North Coast families, much of the upcoming week will be spent getting ready for a Thanksgiving feast. Yet even in times of plenty, some people struggle, and safety nets are thin. Providing shelter, food and other services requires prodigious efforts by charitable organizations, which in turn rely on gifts of time and money(…)