Sons in Retirement (SIRs) is for retired or semi-retired men who would like to have lunch once a month and hear guest speakers on a variety of topics.
The purpose of SIR is to assist men in renewing friendships and making new friends through SIR activities. Having fun is our goal. There are no fees or assessments. The only requirement for membership is that a man is retired from full time employment.
The group meets on the first Tuesday of the month at the Napa Elks Lodge.
The Napa Valley Photographic Society promotes the art and science of photography, provides education, image appreciation, inspiration, exchange of technologies. The Society fosters personal growth, expression, creativity and excellence in all aspects of photographic endeavors.
Napa Valley Harmonizers A Cappella Chorus welcomes men of all ages and experience levels!
We are part of the national Barbershop Harmony Society, formerly the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Quartet Singing in America (S.P.E.B.S.Q.S.A.).
The Harmonizers meet weekly at the Napa Valley Life Church on Trower Avenue in Napa.
Our repertoire includes classic Barbershop tunes, holiday favorites, and contemporary arrangements. Last season's performance list included "No Business Like Show Business", "When I'm 64" (Beatles) and "Caroline" (Randy Newman).
The American Canyon Library book club is a great place to meet new people, open your mind to new ideas, and engage in deep discussions about literature. All readers are welcome! For more information please call 707-644-1136.
This interactive program is designed for children ages 8 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs. For more information, please contact us at 707-253-4079.
Join a group of like-minded readers as we explore the ups, downs, and all-arounds of a variety of genres. Unlike traditional book clubs, you will not be assigned a specific book to read each month.
Instead, YOU choose what you want to read within the month's genre. After 30 minutes of book talking, sharing our opinions, and getting suggestions from fellow readers, we will have an additional 30 minutes of a themed craft or activity.
Come join the community of knitters at the Yountville Library every Saturday morning. Whether you're a beginner or an expert, you'll enjoy the camaraderie of sharing a morning with other knitters. See what others are working on, get advice from other knitters, learn new techniques, and share your own work.
Get your game on! Relax, connect with friends, and show off your mad gaming skills! Compete or play cooperatively with other teens.We will be playing video games and Board Games that are guaranteed to be better than boring!
Have you been wanting to play games, meet new faces, or interact with familiar faces? Then come to the Calistoga Library where we will play classic games and possibly learn new games! For more information and to register please call the Calistoga at 707-942-4833.
Our Wine & Food Pairing is 2 hours of fun, engaging “edu-tainment” set in our underground barrel aging cellars. Guests are greeted with Prestige Cuvée (bubbles) and guided on a brief tour of our Estate vineyard and production areas prior to their pairing. Prepare to have your senses amazed during the seated tasting lead by V. Sattui’s expert staff pairing five phenomenal wines with five sumptuous culinary creations.
Explore how these combined flavors elevate both the wine and food to a whole new level. Menu to change seasonally. No wine or food substitutions. 21 and over please.
Starting Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, repeats every week on Saturday until Saturday, October 31, 2020 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
If you love the French language and if you speak French well enough for a basic conversation, our discussion group is perfect for you. Our meetings are at Downtown Joe’s, 902 Main Street in Napa every Saturday, 11:30-1:30. We meet in the back room that overlooks the river. You can have something to drink or eat while we discuss whatever subjects we like and simply share the joy of being together. Whether you are a native French speaker or studied the language somewhere along the line, we can't wait to meet you!
Join us on Leap Day for some scientific silliness! Kids will love our hands-on STEAM activities as they learn about the moon and why we have leap years. You won't want to miss our fun outer space and solar system sing-along! Though this event is geared towards kids, we would love parent and adult participation! Free refreshments are included.
The Napa County Historical Society is pleased to present Above the Valley. Our new exhibit showcases a portion of our over sized aerial photography collection. Join us as we explore the borders and boundaries of the land, while uncovering stories and places outside of our city center.
Paula Poundstone is a humorist, author and comedian known for her clever, observational humor and spontaneous wit. When she isn't collecting hotel soaps while on tour or paneling on NPRs #1 show, Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me!, Paula hosts the popular Maximum Fun podcast, Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone. Nobody is a comedy field guide to life complete with taste tests, cats of the weeks and leading experts in everything from beekeeping to ping pong to prosopagnosia (say that 3 times fast). Paula's stand-up credentials are endless: Cats, Cops and Stuff; Paula Poundstone Goes to Harvard; Look What the Cat Dragged In; and numerous television appearances including The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Last Call with Carson Daly and Late Show with David Letterman. Famously, Paula provided backstage commentary during the 1992 presidential election on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and was the first woman to host the White House Correspondents Dinner.
Date & Time: Friday, Feb 21, 8pm
Admission: $46 - $56
Ticket sales at Brown Paper Tickets by Martin Media Productions - Brian Martin
For this first annual Festival, 15 short plays will engage and excite the audience with unique perspectives on the joy, heartbreak, and absurdity of love.
Each of the plays will be presented twice: • Eight of the plays will be performed February 27th, and repeated February 29th (Group 2 plays) • Seven other plays will be performed February 28th, and repeated March 1sts (Group 1 plays)
The groups (which plays, which dates) will be announced soon.
The fifteen plays were selected via a three-phase process by a jury of 28 local theater professionals and devotees. The response to this inaugural competitive festival was overwhelming, with more than 800 plays submitted. Playwrights from around the globe competed for this chance to have their work brought to life on Healdsburg's Raven stage!
Five directors will each direct three plays: Zack Acevedo, Diane Bailey, Diana Grogg, Ron Smith, and Arte Whyte. A.J. Reilly will be the Technical Director for the event.
Dates & Times: Feb 27 7:30pm (Group 2 Plays) | Feb 28 7:30pm (Group 1 Plays) | Feb 29 7:30pm (Group 2 Plays) | Mar 1 2:00pm (Group 1 Plays)
Admission: $25 per performance, 2-day Festival Pass $40, 4-day Festival Pass $65
In Napa, wine is a way of life, and this popular hands-on cooking class and dinner series celebrates everything you love about the legendary Napa Valley: great food and world-class wine from Trinitas Cellars!
Start the evening in the kitchen alongside our culinary team as you help prepare three Napa-inspired dishes from start to finish. After, you’ll raise of glass of wine (or two) to an exquisite meal unlike any other.
Our Cooking Class Includes:
• Hands-on cooking class in our professional cooking school
Join us in Carneros for the highly anticipated release of our 2016 Cabernet Sauvignons. Winemaker Jon Priest will introduce the wines with each course of a delicious dinner at the Carneros Resort to celebrate the new vintage. Space is limited.
Come through for a glass of wine or beer, grab a table or hit the dance floor as we host live DJ sets from some of the top artists from the Bay Area and beyond.
Wonway Posibul is a GRAMMY nominated songwriter and emcee, DJ, radio host, and actor. Behind the turntables, Wonway has established himself as one of the most sought after DJ’s in the Bay Area. His famous Afro-Latin party "Makossa" has now grown into monthly events across the country from Brooklyn to Los Angeles. Expect him to weave good times in the form of Funk, Salsa, House, Samba, Future Soul and more all in the same set.
Look for the lit peace sign above the cellar door, knock twice, say the password...get in the door.
Soroptimist Intl of Napa invites you to learn about our volunteer organization that provides women and girls with access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment. Join us Tuesday Feb. 25th at " Feast it Forward", 1031 McKinstry St. in downtown Napa. Free to first time guests, otherwise $20 per person. RSVP to Cheryl at 707-227-4744 or Meetup.com
Napa Valley Bonsai Club meets on the first Saturday of the month (excluding holidays) at Napa Senior Activity Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
For over 30 years, Napa Valley Bonsai Club has been dedicated to learning, practicing and spreading the art of bonsai.
Bonsai art has a small, but growing, community in the U.S. There are many wonderful teachers spreading knowledge of how to care and create bonsai. Napa Valley Bonsai Club's goal is to support and extend this sharing of knowledge.
Vet Connect is held at Napa County Veteran Services Office, 650 Imperial Way, Napa, on the second Thursday of the month from 9 a.m.-noon. Vet Connect is a one-stop shop to connect veterans to local resources and services. Info, 253-4558; countyofnapa.org/HHSA/VeteransServices.
Information on Medi-Cal (health insurance for adults and families), CMSP (health insurance for mostly families without dependents), CalFresh (assistance with food) and CalWORKs (cash assistance for needy families) hosted by Napa County Self Sufficiency Services division HHSA. For more information please call 707-942-4833.