North Bay Business Journal

Monday, August 6, 2012, 5:00 am

Calendar: Week of Aug. 6, 2012


Print Friendly Print Friendly    

Share this item

    This Week 

    Music in the Vineyards, Nonprofit Chamber Music Festival in Napa

    Sponsor: Music in the Vineyard

    Date: Aug.8–19, Wed.,Fri.,Sat., Sun., times vary  Cost: $50 per performance

    Place: Venues throughout Napa Valley

    Info: mitv@sonic.net or 707-258-5550

    Third Annual Wine Country Cocktail Competition, benefits the Napa Valley Education Foundation

    Sponsor: The Perfect Puree of Napa Valley, Charbay Distillery and Glace Luxury Ice

    Date: Aug. 6, 5:30–7:30 p.m. Cost: $40, $50 at event

    Place: Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa, Napa

    Info: http://cocktailcompetition.eventbrite.com;

    Tuesdays in the Plaza in Healdsburg, Summer Concert Series

    Sponsor: City of Healdsburg

    Date: Aug. 7, 6–8 p.m. Cost: Free

    Place: Healdsburg Plaza, 100 Plaza St., Healdsburg

    Info: www.ci.healdsburg.ca.us 

    State and Federal Leave Laws: How California Employers Survive the Perfect Storm- Registration deadline is August 8

    Sponsor: Sonoma County Employer Advisory Council and Employment Development Department

    Date: Aug. 15,  7:30–10:00 a.m. Cost: $30 members, $50 Nonmembers

    Place: Wedgewood Banquet Center at Foxtail golf Course, 100 Golf Course Drive, Rohnert Park

    Info: 707-576-2015 

    Live at Juilliard Sunday Concert Series

    Sponsor: Sonoma County Employer Advisory Council and Employment Development     Department

    Date: Aug. 12, 5–7 p.m. Cost: Free

    Place: Juilliard Park, Santa Rosa

    Info: ci.santa-rosa.ca.us

    Coming Up  

    Sonoma County Business Series: Competative Pricing + Disciplined Spending = $$$$

    Sponsor: Michael Anderson & Company, Inc., CPAs & Advisors

    Date: Aug. 16, 6 p.m. Cost: $45 (dinner included)

    Place: Hilton Sonoma Wine Country, 3555 Round Barn Blvd.,  Santa Rosa

    Rockin the River, presented by the Russian River Rotary Foundation

    Sponsor: Russian River Rotary Foundation and Sponsors

    Date: Aug. 16, 6–8 p.m. Cost: Free

    Place: Guerneville Plaza, River Road and Armstrong Woods Road, Guerneville 

    Info: www.rockintheriver.org or 707-869- 9403 

    Broadway Under the Stars: What a Wonderful World.  Supports Jack London Park

    Sponsor: Transcendence Theatre

    Date: Aug. 16–26, 8 p.m. Cost: $25–$117

    Place: Jack London State Park, 2400 London Ranch Road, Glen Ellen

    Info: www.transcendencetheatre.org

    Education and Business Partnership Breakfast

    Sponsor: Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce

    Date: Aug. 17, 7–9 a.m. Cost: $30

    Place: Flamingo Hotel, 2777 Fourth St., Santa Rosa

    Info: Janet Rogers, janetr@santarosachamber.com

    Wings Over Wine Country Air Show

    Sponsor: Pacific Coast Air Museum

    Date: Aug. 18–19  Cost: $5–$17; VIP tickets available

    Place: Charles M Schulz–Sonoma County Airport, Santa Rosa

    Info: www.wingsoverwinecountry.org or 707-566-8380

    Stroke Orientation Program

    Sponsor: Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital

    Date: Aug. 22,  7–8:30 p.m. Cost: Free

    Place: 1165 Montgomery Dr., Conference Room B, Santa Rosa

    Info: 707-228-7778 or Alina.Matei@stjoe.org 

    Climate Protection Campaign Benefit- Grassroots Grazing Gala: delectables, music and  live auction with Ernie Carpenter

    Sponsor: Western Sonoma County Rural Alliance

    Date: Aug. 25, 6–9:30 p.m. Cost: $45, $55 at door

    Place: Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court, Occidental  

    Info: Brown Paper Tickets; Climate Protection Campaign Benefit

    Rich Thomas honored at 40th annual Agribusiness Barbecue

    Sponsor: Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce

    Date: Aug. 29, 5–9 p.m. Cost: Call

    Place: Richard’s Grove & Saralee’s Vineyard, 3575/3351 Slusser Rd., Windsor

    Info: Janet Rogers, 707-545-1414 ext. 13

    Impact Napa: Keynote speaker Chris Thornberg along with a powerhouse wine industry panel

     Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

    Date: Aug. 30, 7:30–10:30 a.m. Cost: $45, $450 table of 10

    Place: Napa Valley Marriott, 3425 Solano Ave., Napa

    Info: events@busjrnl.com or 707-521-5264

    2012 Sonoma Wine Country Weekend – benefits over 20 Sonoma County Charities

    Sponsor: Sonoma County Wine Weekend

    Date: Aug. 31–Sept. 2, Labor Day Weekend, times varies  Cost: Varies

    Place: Locations through out Sonoma County

    Info: sonomawinecountryweekend.com 

    Summerfest- Summer Street Party – Railroad Square, celebrated chefs, live music, wine and beer tastings

    Sponsor: Santa Rosa Railroad Square Historic District

    Date: September 7, 6–9 p.m.  Cost: Free

    Place: Railroad Square, between Morgan and Wilson,  Santa Rosa

    Info: railroadsquare.net or www.summerfesttrailrailroadsquare.com

    American Harvest Workshop: Farmer’s Market and Opening Night Reception

    Sponsor: Cakebread Cellars

    Date: Sept. 8, 4–5:30 p.m. Cost: $25 wine club, $30 nonmembers

    Place: Cakebread Cellars, 8300 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford

    Info: www.cakebread.com

    Eco Fair Marin 2012, author Van Jones as keynote presenter

    Sponsor: Marin County

    Date: Sept. 9, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Cost: $5, Free for children 17 and under 

    Place: Sonoma County Fairgrounds

    Info: www.ecofairmarin.org 

    American Harvest Workshop: Harvest Dinners

    Sponsor: Cakebread Cellars

    Date: Sept. 10–11, 6 p.m. Cost: $175

    Place: Pecan Patio, 8300 St. Helena Hwy., Rutherford

    Info: www.cakebread.comor Shelly Van Zandt, 707-963-5221 ext. 240

    Best Places to Work Gala Reception

    Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

    Date: Sept. 11, 4:30–7:00 p.m.  Cost: $70, $750 – table of 10

    Place: Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel and Spa, 100 Railroad Street, Santa Rosa

    Info: events@busjrnl.com

    San Rafael Business Showcase, over 90 Local Businesses 

    Sponsor: San Rafael Chamber

    Date: Sept. 12, 3:30–6:30,  Reception 6:30-7:30 Cost: Attendee Admission $5

    Place: Embassy Suites Hotel, San Rafael

    Info: srchamber.com or 415-454-4163 

    Understanding Addiction: Seeking Safety and Creating Change

    Sponsor: Drug Abuse Alternative Center

    Date: Sept. 13, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Cost: $90–$100

    Place: Mary Agatha Furth Center, 8400 Old Redwood Hwy., Windsor

    Info: 707- 571-2233 ext. 369

    A Road to Success BBQ and Fun-raiser

    Sponsor: 4H Foundation of Sonoma County

    Date: Sept. 15,  3–8 p.m. Cost: $35, $800 table of 10

    Place: Richard’s Grove and Saralee’s Vineyard, Windsor

    Info: 707- 584-9284, 4HFoundationofsoco.org

    16th Annual Kendall-Jackson Heirloom Tomato Festival

    Sponsor: Kendall-Jackson

    Date: Sept. 15  Cost: $85

    Place: Kendall-Jackson Wine Center, 5007 Fulton Rd., Fulton

    Info: Robin, 707-571-8100

    Social Media Marketing Made Simple: Marin

    Sponsor: SBDC at Santa Rosa Junior College

    Date: Sept. 18, 9 a.m.–noon. Cost: Free

    Place: 3240 Kerner Blvd., San Rafael

    Info: Register at nc.ecenterdirect.com/ConferenceDetail.action?ID=22004

    Impact Solano: Exploring top issues shaping the future of business in Solano County

    Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

    Date: Sept. 26, 8–10:30 a.m.  Cost: $45, $450 table of 10 

    Place: Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Ct., Fairfield

    Info: northbaybusinessjournal.com, 707-521-5264; keynote speaker Dr. Robert Eyler

    4 a CHILD benefit and auction, Live Entertainiment, Chef Tasting Stations, Wine & Beer 

    Sponsor: California Parenting Institute

    Date: Sept. 29,  4:30–7 p.m.  Cost: $50

    Place: Rodney Strong Vineyard, 11455 Old Redwood Highway, Healdsburg

    Info: 4-A-CHILD.org or 707-585-6108 X 123 or wendyh@CALPARENTS.org

    Santa Rosa Symphony’s Orchestral Opening Concert

    Sponsor: Green Music Center

    Date: Sept. 30, 2 p.m. Cost: Call

    Place: Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park

    Info: 866-955-6040 

    10th Annual Catwalk for a Cure Fundraiser

    Sponsor: Sutter Health

    Date: Oct. 5, 11 a.m.–2 p.m.  Cost: $125, sponsorships available

    Place: Wells Fargo Center (big white tent), 50 Mark West Springs Rd., Santa Rosa 

    Info: gills@sutterhealth.org, 707-521-8883

    Russian River Watershed Symposium 2012

    Sponsor: RR symposium

    Date: Nov. 2, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.  Cost: $40 through Sept. 14, then $55

    Place: Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds, 1 Citrus Fair Dr., Cloverdale

    Info: rrsymposium@yahoo.com or 707-569-1448 ext. 100

    Copyright © 1988–2015 North Bay Business Journal
    View the policy for linking to website content.

    Print Friendly Print Friendly    

    Submit Your Comments


    Required, will not be published

    Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments and Letters Policy. To share this item by email or social media, use the links above.

    Do not use this form to contact people, companies or organizations mentioned in this story. Contact them directly. Private messages left here will be deleted.