April

Wednesday - 9th

- DJ North Star plays roots reggae music at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m.

- Way Out West at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 7:30 p.m.

- Meet featured artist at Persimmons Garden Galley for months of April and May, papercut artist Leah Jorgensen at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway at 6 p.m.

Thursday - 10th

- The Funnicators at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m.

- FNR with Larry, Tony and Randy at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 7:30 p.m.

- Friends of Miranda Fourth of July planning meeting at 6 p.m. at South Fork High School.

Friday - 11th

- August Snow (Ian and Laura) at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open from 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m.

- Soroptimist International of the Redwoods Bingo fundraiser will take place at 6 p.m. at the Healy Senior Center in Redway. The buy-in is $20 for 10 games, with additional cards available for $1. Bingo dabbers are available for free. Snacks are also provided. There will be plenty of prizes and a grand cash prize.

- Stand Up Comedy with Matt Leib from San Francisco at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville. No cover and 21-and-over only at 9 p.m.

- The Garberville Lions Club will host a special public meeting at 7 p.m.


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Saturday - 12th

- The Whale Gulch High School drama class presents Dracula, a Bram Stoker adaptation at the Mateel Community Center. Doors open at 7:30, performance at 8 p.m. Ticket price is an $8 donation. This play is not advised for children under the age of 13. For more information, call Whale Gulch School at 986-7131.

- Planet 4 at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 7:30 p.m.

- Phase 1 of fir-pole structure construction workshop in Whitethorn from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For location and to sign up email Cheryl@lostcoast.org.

Sunday - 13th

- Water day, a day-long celebration of water and the Eel River at the Mateel Community Center in Redway from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday - 14th

- Passover Seder led by Rabbi Naomi Steinberg and B’nai Ha Aretz will be held at the Presbyterian Church Social Hall (corner of Maple Lane and Locust Street in Garberville) at 4 p.m. This is a family friendly event and donations are highly encouraged to help offset event costs. For more information, call B’nai Ha-Aretz at 707-223-4849.

Wednesday - 16th

- Folk/rock artist Bruce Cockburn in concert at the Mateel Community Center. Tickets are available online at www.mateel.org and at the door.

Thursday - 17th

- Crossroads at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 7:30 p.m.

- Frank Lucky at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m.

Friday - 18th

- Study and practice based on Traleg Rinpoche’s text with Tranquility and the Mind at Ease, with Lama Bruce Newman will be held at Rangjung Yeshe Gomde, Tibetan Buddhist Center for Retreat and Study, in Leggett. For more information visit www.gomdeusa.org, email registrar@gomdeusa.org, or call 707-925-0201.

- Jim Wilde, Joni Rose, and Friends at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 7:30 p.m.

- Dallas Burrow and David Gideon at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m.

Saturday - 19th

- The Southern Humboldt Community Park Easter Egg Hunt will be held at noon at Tooby Park. Following the hunt there will be food, games and fun until 4 p.m. provided by local schools. To donate or volunteer, contact Catrina Chavez at 707-362-3167. 

- Circus of the Elements is proud to present their third annual fundraiser Fire Fusion 420 from 2:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Mateel Community Center in Redway. Enjoy three stages of live music, artists and performances with your MC John McClurg. Tickets are $25 pre-sale for this all-day event and are available at www.mateel.org/ and local outlets, or $35 at gate. This is an 18+ event and ID is required. No dogs, or outside food or drink.

- Study and practice based on Traleg Rinpoche’s text with Tranquility and the Mind at Ease, with Lama Bruce Newman will be held at Rangjung Yeshe Gomde, Tibetan Buddhist Center for Retreat and Study, in Leggett. For more information visit www.gomdeusa.org, email registrar@gomdeusa.org, or call 707-925-0201.

- DJ Loren at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 9 p.m.

Monday - 21st

- Learn about food preservation using local, seasonal produce at the continuing monthly series on canning/freezing/drying at the Mateel Community Center. Call Amie McClellan for information and to sign up 707-223-3063.

Wednesday - 23rd

- Way Out West at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 7:30 p.m.

- Button Jewelry Show with Elizabeth Nygo at 5 p.m. at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m.

Thursday - 24th

- FNR with Larry, Tony and Randy at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 7:30 p.m.

- Gary Stewart at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m.

Friday - 25th

- Lacey Redhead at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 9 p.m.

- Cyclops and the Owl at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m.

Saturday - April 26

- The 5th annual Artists Of The Emerald Coast Art Exhibit and Wine tasting will take place at the Mateel Community Center in Redway and local, professional-quality fine artists are currently being sought to participate in the event. For more information or to sign up for, contact artist coordinator, Marjory Brown, at 513-5566 or call the Mateel office at 923-3368.

- Jimi Jeff at Cecil’s New Orleans Bistro in Jacob Garber Square in Garberville at 8 p.m.

Wednesday - 30th

- Open mic night at Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, open 5 to 11 p.m. with music from 7 to 10 p.m. Call 707-223-0422 to sign up.