Thursday, May 17
Need some help with your computer, phone, or tablet? One-on-one, 30-minute sessions are available in English or Spanish by appointment Wednesday through Saturday. Make an appointment in person, over the phone, or by email: 942-4833, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Calistoga Library, 1108 Myrtle St.
Calistoga Garden Club
The Calistoga Garden Club will have a field trip to Sunset Gardens in Sonoma. Meet in the Golf Club parking lot at 10:30 a.m. for car-pooling. Members should RSVP to Paula Newton by Tuesday, May 15. For more information please call 942-6063 or 942-6768.
Lengthen and Strengthen class
Every Tuesday and Thursday at the Calistoga Community Center, 1307 Washington St., 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., instructor Karen Mann leads a Hatha yoga and fitness class. No registration required; fee is $5.
Meetings are held every Thursday at noon in the Tucker Room at the Mount St. Helena Golf Course, 2025 Grant St. Each week features a different speaker.
Friday, May 18
County Medi-Cal Services
Every Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. a Medi-Cal workers is available to help with Medi-Cal, food stamp questions or to fill out applications. Held at the UpValley Family Center, 1705 Washington St. For appointments or information, call 341-3185.
Calistoga Recreation Department and Calistoga Fit offer this broad and dynamic workout that will challenge your strength, endurance, speed, mobility and balance on Mondays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Boys & Girls Clubhouse, 1401 N. Oak St. Purchase a 10-punch pass for $100 or pay for one month (11 classes) for $88. Info: 942-2838.
Healthy Minds, Healthy Aging
A support and assistance for older adults service provided at Rianda House Senior Activity Center on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon. The center is located at 1475 Main St., in St. Helena. Assistance in Calistoga is provided on the first Thursday of the month by appointment. Info: 963-8555.
Tech help at the library
See Thursday, May 17 listing.
Calistoga Camera Club
The Calistoga Camera Club holds informal meetings over lunch every Friday at noon at the Palisades Deli and Cafe located in the Calistoga Depot, 1458 Lincoln Ave. Info: calistogacameraclub.org.
For those 50 and older living with Parkinson’s Disease, Essential Tremor or balance issues, this free movement class will help increase strength, balance and posture. Every Friday from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Calistoga Community Center. Free. Drop-ins welcome.
Combining slow, meditative movement, Tai Chi helps aid in relaxation, balance and posture. This class is designed for those 50 and older. Every Friday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Calistoga Community Center. Free. Drop-ins welcome.
Saturday, May 19
Memorial brick laying
The Calistoga American Legion 231 will be placing 25 new bricks into the Veterans Memorial Plaza beginning at 9 a.m. The public, family and friends of the inductees are invited to watch or participate. The memorial is located at Logvy Park, at the corner of Washington and N. Oak streets.
Calistoga Farmers Market
Find fresh local produce and artisan wares at the weekly Saturday Farmers Market. Hours are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 1235 Washington St.
Adult Guitar Workshop
Join Dan Willinger for free, small-group, beginner-focused guitar workshops at the Calistoga Library. Build your skills and knowledge, learn how to practice at home, and work on everything from chord shapes and simple songs to reading music notation and tablature. Adults meet third Saturdays, 10-11 a.m. Limit of 6 students per workshop, so register in advance by calling the library at (707) 942-4833.
Copperfield’s Books, 1330 Lincoln Ave., holds a weekly Storytime reading for children beginning at 11 a.m.
Romeo Vineyards, 1224 Lincoln Ave., will hold a book signing from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. by author Stephen Kuusisto for his book “Have Dog Will Travel: A Poet’s Journey”. Wine by the glass will be available for purchase. Attendance is free, and registration is recommended due to limited seating.
Author Nancy Tingley will discuss her book “A Death in Bali: A Jenna Murphy Mystery,” starting at 7 p.m. at Copperfield’s Books, 1330 Lincoln Ave.
Sunday, May 20
Larry Vuckovich at Tucker Farm Center benefit concert
Larry Vuckovich will perform a live jazz and blues organ concert with Napa vocalist Kellie Fuller and other artists in a concert to benefit the Tucker Farm Center and needed maintenance repairs. The concert will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.; doors open at 2 p.m. The Tucker Farm Center is located at 1201 Tucker Summit Dr. at Highway 29. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at BrownPaperTickets.com.
Tuesday, May 22
Calistoga Native Sons of the Golden West
Calistoga Native Sons of the Golden West meets at 4:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of every month in the Tucker Room at the Mt. St. Helena Golf Course, 2025 Grant St. Info: contact Jim Pence at 942-5531 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more Club information go to calistoganativesons.org.
Wednesday, May 23
Healthy Minds, Healthy Aging
See Friday, May 18 listing.
Calistoga Recreation Department and Calistoga Fit offers Hatha Yoga, the practice will blend strength and stretch, effort and ease, movement and stillness, every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Boys & Girls Clubhouse, 1401 N. Oak St. Info: 942-2838.
Kids Literacy Tutoring
Calistoga Library offers 20-minute sessions on Wednesday afternoons by appointment for kids 8 and up. Sit down one-on-one to improve children’s reading skills.
See Thursday listing for details.
Soroptimist International Calistoga
Soroptimist International Calistoga meets Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the All Seasons Bistro, 1400 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga. Info: 942-0890; email@example.com.
Practice English or Spanish and help other learners in a friendly atmosphere. Participants speak half the time in English and half in Spanish. Beginners welcome. Every Wednesday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Calistoga Library.
Practique inglés o español y ayude a los otros que están aprendiendo en un ambiente amable. Los participantes hablan la mitad del tiempo en inglés y la otra en español. Principiantes son bienvenidos. Todos los miércoles, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. a la Biblioteca de Calistoga.
Friday, May 25
Fourth Friday Walk for Democracy
A group of concerned citizens will gather in front of the Calistoga Library, 1108 Myrtle St. at noon and “Walk for Democracy” to Cal Mart and walk back to the library. Participants are encouraged to bring signs with the messages you want to be heard. This is an opportunity to find others who want to explore actions to address your issues.