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Monday

Dealing with Financial Stress Counseling Session

Sponsor:  Bernstein Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy and Trauma Treatment

Date: Sept. 21 at 8 p.m.          Cost: $50

Place: 508 Petaluma Blvd., Petaluma

Info: 707-781-3335, jenny@bernsteininstitute.com

Tuesday

Real Hero Awards: Ordinary People Extraordinary Compassion

Sponsor:  American Red Cross—Napa County Chapter, Trinchero Family Estates

Date: Sept. 22 at 7 a.m.          Cost: Call

Place: Silverado Country Club, Napa

Info: 707-257-2902, www.napacountyredcross.org

Wake Up Petaluma

Sponsor:  Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce

Date: Sept. 22 at 7:30 a.m.     Cost: $20-$25

Place: Rooster Run Golf Course, Petaluma

Info: 707-762-2785, www.petalumachamber.com

Community Based Health Care: Why Does it Matter

Sponsor:  University of San Francisco North Bay Regional Campus

Date: Sept. 22 at 4:30 p.m.     Cost: Call

Place: 416 B St., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-527-9612, www.usfca.edu/regions/santarosa

Wednesday

Small Biz. Product Development

Sponsor:  Small Business Development Center at Santa Rosa Junior College

Date: Sept. 23 at 9 a.m.          Cost: $20

Place: 421 10th St., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-524-1770, www.sbdcsantarosa.org

Third Annual Girlfriends for the Cure

Sponsor:  Healthcare Foundation Northern Sonoma County

Date: Sept. 23 at 11 a.m.        Cost: $150

Place: Mayacama Golf Club, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-473-0583, www.healthcarefoundation.net

Career Strategy for the Development Professional

Sponsor:  Association of Fundraising Professionals Wine Country Chapter

Date: Sept. 23 at 11:45 a.m.   Cost: $15-$25

Place: 153 Stony Cir., Ste. 100, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-792-1260, www.afpwcc.afpnet.org

USF Nursing Degree Meeting

Sponsor:  University of San Francisco, Santa Rosa campus

Date: Sept. 23 at 4:30 p.m.     Cost: Call

Place: 416 B St., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-527-9612, ww.usfca.edu/nbbj

USF All Degrees Info. Meeting

Sponsor:  University of San Francisco, Santa Rosa campus

Date: Sept. 23 at 5:30 p.m.     Cost: Call

Place: 416 B St., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-527-9612, ww.usfca.edu/nbbj

Pinot on the Russian River Festival

Sponsor:  Pinot on the River Festival

Date: Sept. 23-25                   Cost: $65

Place: various, Russian River

Info: www.pinotfestival.com

Thursday

Essential Toolkit for Business Success Workshop

Sponsor:  Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce, North Bay Business Builders

Date: Sept. 24 at 9 a.m.          Cost: $25-$35

Place: 2301 E. Washington St., Petaluma

Info: 707-762-2785, www.petalumachamber.com

Intellectual Property Protection for the Start-up Company

Sponsor:  Sonoma Mountain Business Cluster

Date: Sept. 24 at 12 p.m.        Cost: $20

Place: 1300 Valley House Dr., Rohnert Park

Info: 707-794-1240, www.somobc.org

TonerServ Shareholder and Investor Meeting

Sponsor:  American TonerServ

Date: Sept. 24 at 2:30 p.m.        Cost: no cost

Place: Santa Rosa Golf & Country Club, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-569-1212, enystrom@americantonerserv.com

Petaluma People Services Center Kitchen Expansion Ribbon Cutting

Sponsor:  Petaluma People Services Center

Date: Sept. 24 at 5:30 p.m.     Cost: $25-$35

Place: 211 Novak Dr., Petaluma

Info: 707-765-8488 www.petalumapeople.org

50 Secrets to Customer Loyalty

Sponsor:  Small Business Development Center at Santa Rosa Junior College

Date: Sept. 24 at 6 p.m.          Cost: $45

Place: 421 10th St., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-524-1770, www.sbdcsantarosa.org

Green Building Best Practices: Passivhaus Standards

Sponsor: U.S. Green Building Council, Redwood Empire Chapter

Date: Sept. 24 at 7 p.m.          Cost: Call

Place: 1300 Valley House Dr., Ste. 100, Rohnert Park

Info: 707- 664-6250, www.usgbc-rec.org

Friday

Social Media Victories—Real Businesses, Real Campaigns, Real Results

Sponsor:  Bay Rea Consulting Network

Date: Sept. 25 at 7:30 a.m.     Cost: $35-$40

Place: 350 Smith Ranch Road, San Rafael

Info: hchapman@baconsulting.net, http://BACNetwork.com

Workshop: A Business Plan Can be a Roadmap for Business Success

Sponsor:  Healdsburg Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau

Date: Sept. 25 at 8 a.m.          Cost: $20-$35

Place: 401 Grove St., Healdsburg

Info: 707-433-6935, www.healdsburg.com

Reality Check, Please: Economic Outlook for Napa 2010

Sponsor:  Napa Chamber of Commerce, St. Helena Chamber of Commerce and Yountville, taste life here

Date: Sept. 25 at 8:30 a.m.     Cost: $85

Place: Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa

Info: www.napachamber.com

Wild, Wild West Charity Golf Tourney

Sponsor:  Legal Aid of Sonoma County

Date: Sept. 25 at 11 a.m. Cost: $50-$250

Place: Oakmont Golf Club, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-542-6664, www.legalaidsc.org

Spirit of Marin Awards Luncheon

Sponsor:  Marin’s 12 Chambers of Commerce, Bank of Marin

Date: Sept. 25 at 11:30 a.m. Cost: $50

Place: 1 St. Vincent’s Drive, San Rafael

Info: 415-884-5360, www.bankofmarin.com

Using QuickBooks to Manage Your Business

Sponsor:  Solano College Small Business Development Center

Date: Sept. 25 at 12 p.m.        Cost: $45

Place: 545 Columbus Pkwy., Vallejo

Info: 707-864-3382, www.solanosbdc.org

Project Smiles Benefit: An Evening of Fun & Fashion

Sponsor:  United Way, Kaiser Permanente, Sutter Medical Foundation North Bay

Date: Sept. 25 at 6 p.m.          Cost: $125

Place: Vintners Inn, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-528-4485, www.dojiggy.com

Thomas Arvid Wine Reception

Sponsor:  Quent Cordair Fine Art, AVIA Napa, Thomas Arvid

Date: Sept. 25 at 6 p.m.          Cost: Call

Place: 1450 First St., Napa

Info: 707-255-2242, arvid@cordair.com

Saturday

Baker Ridge Release Party

Sponsor:  Baker Ridge Vineyards

Date: Sept. 26         Cost: No cost-$50

Place: 8075 Westside Road, Healdsburg

Info: 707-431-8031, Michele@thomasgeorgeestates.com

EarleFest 2009-A Sonoma County Celebration of Americana Music

Sponsor:  Earle Baum Center of the Blind

Date: Sept. 26 at 11:30 a.m.   Cost: $15-$20

Place: 4539 Occidental Road, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-523-3222, www.earlefest.com

NAMI Champions & Heroes Award

Sponsor:  National Alliance on Mental Illness Sonoma County

Date: Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m.     Cost: Call

Place: Hyatt Vineyard Creek, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-527-6655 or info@namisoco.org

Sonoma County Harvest Fair Gala

Sponsor:  Sonoma County Harvest Fair

Date: Sept. 26 at 7 p.m.          Cost: $65

Place: Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-545-4203, www.harvestfair.org

Wastewater Treatment Plant Tours

Sponsor:  Novato Sanitary District

Date: Sept. 26 at 10 a.m.        Cost: No cost

Place: 500 Davidson St., Novato

Info: 415-892-1694, www.novatosan.com

Coming Up

Dealing with Financial Stress Counseling Session

Sponsor:  Bernstein Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy and Trauma Treatment

Date: Sept. 28 at 8 p.m.          Cost: $50

Place: 508 Petaluma Blvd., Petaluma

Info: 707-781-3335, jenny@bernsteininstitute.com

Financial Literacy Workshop

Sponsor:  Redwood Credit Union, California Youth Involvement Network, Nevada Youth Involvement Network

Date: Sept. 29 at 9:30 a.m.     Cost: No cost

Place: 3033 Cleveland Ave., Santa Rosa

Info: 916-732-2906, mlee@golden1.com

Medicare and Your Other Insurance

Sponsor:  Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program, American Lung Association

Date: Sept. 29 at 1 p.m.          Cost: No cost

Place: 115 Talbot Ave., Santa Rosa

Info: 800-586-4872, www.lungusa.org

Top 10 Ways to Make College Affordable

Sponsor:  Tamalpais Union High School District Adult and Community Education Division

Date: Sept. 29 at 6:30 p.m.     Cost: $29

Place: 395 Doherty Dr., Larkspur

Info: 415-382-8200, www.collegegate.net

Small Business Clinic

Sponsor:  Solano College Small Business Development Center

Date: Sept. 30 at 5:15 p.m.     Cost: No cost

Place: 360 Campus Lane, Ste. 102, Fairfield

Info: 707-864-3382, www.solanosbdc.org

Best Places to Work Awards

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

Date: Sept. 30 at 5:30 p.m.     Cost: $70

Place: Doubletree Hotel, Rohnert Park

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

10 Ways to Make College Affordable

Sponsor:  Tamalpais Union High School District, Adult and Community Education Division

Date: Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m.     Cost: No cost

Place: 1560 Hill Road, Novato

Info: 415-382-8200, charles@selectcollegefunding.info

Marin Business/Environment Breakfast: “The Delta Next Door”

Sponsor: Marin Conservation League

Date: Oct. 1 at 7:30 a.m.         Cost: $30

Place: Embassy Suites, San Rafael

Info: 415-485-6257, www.marinconservationleague.org

October in Paradise to Benefit the Sonoma Homeless Task Force

Sponsor:  Paradise Ridge Winery

Date: Oct. 1 at 5:30 p.m.         Cost: $70-$75

Place: 4545 Thomas Lake Harris Dr., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-575-4494, www.sonomacountyhomeless.org

Mentor Me Benefit Golf Tournament

Sponsor:  Mentor Me Petaluma

Date: Oct. 2 at 1 p.m.              Cost: $125

Place: 1901 Frates Road, Petaluma

Info: 707-778-4798, www.mentormepetaluma.org

2009 Sonoma County Harvest Fair

Sponsor:  Sonoma County Harvest Fair

Date: Oct. 2, 3 & 4                  Cost: $2-$60

Place: Sonoma County Fairgrounds

Info: 707-545-4203, www.harvestfair.org

10 Ways to Make College Affordable

Sponsor:  Tamalpais Union High School District, Adult and Community Education Division

Date: Oct. 3 at 10 a.m.            Cost: No cost

Place: 618 B St., San Rafael

Info: 415-382-8200, charles@selectcollegefunding.info

31st Annual YMCA Harvest Fair 3K/10K Family Fun Run

Sponsor:  Sonoma County Family YMCA

Date: Oct. 4 at 8 a.m.              Cost: Call

Place: Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-545-9622, www.scfymca.org

GreenPoint Showcase Tour

Sponsor:  Build it Green in Berkeley, KTVU

Date: Oct. 4 at 10 a.m.            Cost: $10

Place: various Bay Area locations

Info: 510-845-0472, www.ktvu.com/builditgreen

Full Moon Harvest Dinner at Merriam

Sponsor:  Merriam Vineyards

Date: Oct. 4 at 6 pm.               Cost: $100

Place: 11650 Los Amigos Road, Healdsburg

Info: 707-433-4032, Camille@merriamvineyards.com

Dealing with Financial Stress Counseling Session

Sponsor:  Bernstein Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy and Trauma Treatment

Date: Oct. 5 at 8 p.m.              Cost: $50

Place: 508 Petaluma Blvd., Petaluma

Info: 707-781-3335, jenny@bernsteininstitute.com

Culinary Career Discovery Boot Camp

Sponsor:  Culinary Institute of America- Greystone

Date: Oct. 5-9 Cost: $2,095-$2,520

Place: CIA-Greystone, St. Helena

Info: www.ciachef.edu/enthusiasts/programs

The ABCs of Leasing

Sponsor:  Santa Rosa Junior College Small Business Development Center, Keegan & Coppin Co. Inc./Oncor International

Date: Oct. 7 at noon               Cost: $15

Place: 421 10th St., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-524-1770, www.sbdcsantarosa.org

Going Green 2009

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

Date: Oct. 8 at 7:30 a.m.         Cost: $49

Place: Doubletree Hotel, Rohnert Park

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

Museum Micro-Brew Tasting Fundraiser Oktoberfest

Sponsor: Sonoma County Museum

Date: Oct. 9 at 5 p.m.              Cost: $25-$40

Place: Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building

Info: 707-579-1500, ex. 13, www.sonomacountymuseum.org

Wastewater Treatment Plant Tours

Sponsor:  Novato Sanitary District

Date: Oct. 10 at 10 a.m.          Cost: No cost

Place: 500 Davidson St., Novato

Info: 415-892-1694, www.novatosan.com

Dominican University: Career, Internship & Graduate School Fair

Sponsor:  Dominican University of California

Date: Oct. 14 at 10:30 a.m. Cost: $75-$185

Place: 50 Acacia Ave., San Rafael

Info: 415-257-1399, www.dominican.edu/about/current/careerservices/employersdir/career-fair-registration.html

The 2009 Ghoulwill Ball at Legends

Sponsor:  Goodwill Industries of the Redwood Empire

Date: Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $85-$100

Place: 3328 Yulupa Ave., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-523-0550, ext. 213, www.gire.org

Santa Rosa Young Professionals Roaring 20s Casino Night

Sponsor: Santa Rosa Young Professionals Network

Date: Oct. 17 at 8 p.m.            Cost: $45-$50

Place: Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel & Spa, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-545-1414, www.santarosaypn.com

Cause Marketing: How to Do Well by Doing Good

Sponsor: San Rafael Chamber of Commerce, San Rafael Library Foundation

Date: Oct. 23 at 10 a.m.          Cost: $20-$30

Place: 1400 Fifth Ave., San Rafael

Info: 415-454-0839, http://bruceburtch.com/upcomingevents.html

Wastewater Treatment Plant Tours

Sponsor:  Novato Sanitary District

Date: Oct. 24 at 10 a.m.          Cost: No cost

Place: 500 Davidson St., Novato

Info: 415-892-1694, www.novatosan.com

Hispanic Chamber Business Expo

Sponsor:  Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Sonoma County

Date: Oct. 29 at 5 p.m.            Cost: Call

Place: 2060 W. College Ave., Santa Rosa

Info: 707-575-3648, www.hcc-sc.org

Send Calendar items to the North Bay Business Journal, Attn: Calendar, 427 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, CA 95401; fax 707-521-5292; or e-mail news@busjrnl.com.