Classes

  • Understanding wood class at Chimera Mon, January 21, 2019, 7:00 pm
    Understanding Wood: A Craftsman's Meetup
    Category: Arts, Crafts,Knowledge
    Every other Monday: Come learn about the science of wood and woodworking!
    Every other monday
    Sebastopol

  • Business coach Kate Pintor Tue, January 22, 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Getting R.E.A.L. With Strengthsfinder
    Category: Business, Career, Technology
    How to embrace your genius and stop judging your weirdness. Practical applications of StrengthsFinder for small business leaders and teams.
    Santa Rosa    $10.00

  • ukulele class with sean carscadden Tue, January 22, 2019, 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
    Beginner Ukulele class: The Beatles
    Category: Music, Dance, Theater
    An introduction to playing Ukulele using Beatles songs taught by Sean Carscadden, WInner of the Bohemian's Northbay Award for 2018 Best Americana Artist!
    Sonoma

  • Quarryhill Botanical Garden winter walks Wed, January 23, 2019, 11:00 am
    Winter Walks at Quarryhill Botanical Garden on Wednesdays
    Category: Environment
    Mysteries await you on these weekly walks with Bill through a very magical winter wonderland.
    Glen Ellen

  • IPhone IPad class Thu, January 24, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Introduction to Using Your iPhone and iPad
    Category: Business, Career, Technology
    Introduction To Using Your iPhone & iPad
    1
    Santa Rosa

  • Tenants' Rights Clinic Sebastopol Thu, January 24, 2019, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Tenants' Rights Clinic: Learn Your Rights as Tenants
    Category: Knowledge
    A free presentation on tenant rights, one-on-ones with attorneys, food, childcare, conversation with community, and more!
    Sebastopol

  • Pastel painting class Sonoma Community Center Fri, January 25, 2019, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Pastel Painting class
    Category: Arts, Crafts
    Have fun and develop a comprehensive set of skills in this wonderful medium. Classes will cover still life, landscapes, portraits and abstract subject matter.
    Sonoma

  • Clearing Clutter Support Group Fri, January 25, 2019, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm
    Clearing Clutter Support Group with Debora Farrington, Professional Organizer
    Category: Skills, DIY
    Clearing Clutter
    2nd friday
    Sebastopol

  • Modini Mayacamas Preserves Sat, January 26, 2019, 9:00 am
    Nature Photography at Modini Mayacamas Preserve
    Category: Environment,Skills, DIY
    Join this photo expedition along Pine Flat Road with ecologist, photographer and Audubon Canyon Ranch Education Specialist Dave Self.
    Healdsburg

  • Growing mushrooms class Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Intro to Growing Mushrooms at Home
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Learn the practices of growing delicious and beneficial mushrooms at home, and explore the amazing role of fungi in nature and our lives.
    Santa Rosa

  • Bay Nuts class with Tamara Wilder Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Nutty About Bay Nuts Workshop
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Together we will crack, sort & transform these nuts into several flavors of confections using additional flavorings such as wild huckleberries, manzanita berries, wild sea salt etc.....
    Sebastopol    $120.00

  • Pruning fruit trees Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Pruning Fruit Trees
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Most fruit trees and other garden plants require pruning to encourage optimum health and productivity. A variety of techniques will be reviewed by David Beazlie, with an emphasis on the simple, yet...
    Sebastopol

  • Business class Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    So Many Good Ideas. So Little Time!
    Category: Business, Career, Technology
    Learn how to decide which great business idea to pursue. The key? Answer three foundational questions and experience making the kind of focused business decisions that lead to increased income and...
    Santa Rosa    $65.00

  • winter drawing class Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Winter Colors: Branches, Leaves, and Winter Fruit Colored Pencil Techniques Workshop with Nina Antze
    Category: Arts, Crafts
    Let’s get together and explore the textures, markings, and colors of winter branches, dying leaves, acorns, dried berries and other last vestiges of the season along with any signs of emerging spring.
    Santa Rosa

  • Sour Beer class Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:30 am
    FREE! Demo and Discuss: Adjusting Acidity in Sour Beer
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Presented by Gabe Jackson at The Beverage People
    Santa Rosa

  • Abstract Art Workshop Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
    Get Wild! Make Your Mark!—–2 Day Abstract Art Workshop
    Category: Arts, Crafts
    Bring your curiosity to discover and explore your own personal marks!
    Sebastopol    $350.00

  • lotion and soap making class Sat, January 26, 2019, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Soap + Lotion Making class
    Category: Arts, Crafts
    Learn how to make cold process soap plus lotions!
    Cotati    $80.00

  • Community Seed Exchange gardening class Sat, January 26, 2019, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Gardening for a Healthy Climate
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Learn climate-friendly gardening techniques that help us grow productive beautiful gardens while reducing CO2 emissions and sequestering carbon..
    Sebastopol

  • Fusion 360 Shopbot class Sat, January 26, 2019, 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Intro to Fusion 360 for ShopBot w/Nate – 2-day class
    Category: Skills, DIY
    In this two-day class we look at the basic CAM capabilities of Fusion 360, and learn how to safely and effectively operate the ShopBot.
    This class runs two consecutive days from 12:30pm-3:30pm
    Santa Rosa

  • Arduino electronics class at chimera Sun, January 27, 2019, 2:00 pm
    Learn Arduino Basics – electronics class
    Category: Skills, DIY
    Learn how to make your own electronics!
    Sebastopol    $25.00

  • ceramics class sonoma community center Mon, January 28, 2019, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Intro to Clay – Ceramics class
    Category: Arts, Crafts
    Learn a variety of pottery techniques ranging from pinch pots to throwing on the potter's wheel.
    Sonoma

  • Kids pottery class Barlow Clay Tue, January 29, 2019, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    1- Time Kids Pottery-Making Class
    Category: Arts, Crafts
    Are your kids aching to get their hands dirty and take an art-based class? Need to sign them up for an after school activity? Well, Barlow Clay has you covered!
    Every Tuesday from 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM in the month of January!
    Sebastopol    $55.00

  • Wilderness First Aid Wed, January 30, 2019, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wilderness First Aid 2-Day Class
    Category: Environment,Wellness
    Two 8-hour days. Led by regionally renowned trainer Foster Calm, classes are fun with lots of hands-on skills practice.
    Santa Rosa

  • Quarryhill Botanical Garden winter walks Wed, January 30, 2019, 11:00 am
    Winter Walks at Quarryhill Botanical Garden on Wednesdays
    Category: Environment
    Mysteries await you on these weekly walks with Bill through a very magical winter wonderland.
    Glen Ellen

  • Social media safety class Wed, January 30, 2019, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Social Media Safety for Teens and Adults
    Category: Knowledge
    The Polly Klass Foundation will provide this safety class for teens and their parents.
    Windsor

  • Intro smart phone class Thu, January 31, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Introduction To Using Your Smartphone & Tablet Devices
    Category: Business, Career, Technology
    Learn the the full potential of your Samsung or other Android Smartphone and tablet.
    1
    Santa Rosa

  • The Strange Chemistry in the World Around Us Thu, January 31, 2019, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    The Strange Chemistry in the World Around Us – For adults age 50+
    Category: Knowledge
    Thursdays, 1-3pm, Jan. 31– Mar. 7 - Instructor Steve Farmer, Ph.D is the author of “Strange Chemistry: The Stories Your Chemistry Teacher Wouldn’t Tell You.”
    Rohnert Park

  • Gentle Somatic Yoga class Thu, January 31, 2019, 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
    Gentle Somatic Yoga
    Category: Wellness
    Taught by Brenda Kobrin, RYT500
    No class on February 14
    Santa Rosa    $56.00

  • Soldering-Electronics-class-chimera Thu, January 31, 2019, 7:00 pm
    Intro to Soldering Electronics class
    Category: Skills, DIY
    Soldering is much easier when you have the right tools and guided practice!
    Sebastopol    $25.00

  • Italian Desserts class Fri, February 1, 2019, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Southern Italian Desserts with Rosetta Costantino
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Join the wonderful Rosetta Costantino as she takes us on a tour of the desserts of Southern Italy.
    Petaluma

  • Quickbooks Sat, February 2, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Using QuickBooks Online to Track Your Business Finances
    Category: Business, Career, Technology
    Experience piece of mind knowing that your business finances are on track. Learn the basics of QuickBooks Online and the accounting principles behind the process.
    Santa Rosa    $35.00

  • Fruit Tree class Sat, February 2, 2019, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Fruit Tree Care workshop with Master Gardeners
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Learn how you can enjoy a succession of ripe fruits throughout the season. FREE.workshop!
    Healdsburg

  • Rose class at Windsor Library Sat, February 2, 2019, 10:30 am
    Rose Pruning workshop with Master Gardeners
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Master Gardener Jim Lang covers best types of tools for pruning and demonstrates the best pruning techniques for various kinds of roses.
    Windsor

  • Kids Gardening workshop Sebastopol Sat, February 2, 2019, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Kids' Garden Workshop
    Category: Kids, Family,Garden, Farm, Home
    Gardening for Kids and families at the Library! Learn about growing food and taking care of our earth. First Sat. of every month.
    Sebastopol

  • Saturday Social and Fermentation Potluck at The Beverage People Sat, February 2, 2019, 7:00 pm
    FREE! Saturday Social and Fermentation Potluck
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Cheesemakers sharing with beer brewers, sauerkraut producers mixing it up with sour beer makers, hard cider fermenters exchanging products with water kefir hobbyists!
    Santa Rosa

  • Understanding wood class at Chimera Mon, February 4, 2019, 7:00 pm
    Understanding Wood: A Craftsman's Meetup
    Category: Arts, Crafts,Knowledge
    Every other Monday: Come learn about the science of wood and woodworking!
    Every other monday
    Sebastopol

  • Marthe Cohn - The True Story Of A French Jewish Spy In Nazi Germany Tue, February 5, 2019, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Behind Enemy Lines – An Evening with a Holocaust Survivor
    Category: Knowledge
    The True Story Of A French Jewish Spy In Nazi Germany.
    Petaluma    $20.00

  • Art journaling class Thu, February 7, 2019, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Art Journaling Workshop
    Category: Arts, Crafts
    Explore your creative side! Mixed media and collage.
    4 Thursdays in Feb
    Sebastopol

  • cannabis class Sebastopol senior center Fri, February 8, 2019, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    Let's Talk Cannabis
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home,Wellness
    Learn about the benefits of consuming Biodynamic and Regeneratively farmed cannabis.
    Sebastopol    $5.00

  • Baking class Sat, February 9, 2019, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Home Baker: Whole Grains and Science
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    We are excited to introduce this topic to home bakers in a way that will elevate your baking and provide a peek under the hood about what is happening in the mixing bowl, during resting, fermentation, and in the oven.
    Petaluma

  • Mushroom class Pepperwood Preserve Sat, February 9, 2019, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Fascinating Fungi class at Pepperwood Preserve
    Category: Environment
    Mushrooms pop up in an amazing variety of forms and play many important roles in the environment. Classroom time combined with a stroll in the field to observe and collect samples.
    Santa Rosa    $30.00

  • website workshop Sat, February 9, 2019, 9:00 am - 11:30 am
    Transforming Your Website Into A Lean, Mean, Marketing Machine
    Category: Business, Career, Technology
    Make your website work for you. Learn the strategies to help small business owners understand the important principles of using a website to effectively market their business.
    Santa Rosa    $35.00

  • Fruit Tree class Sat, February 9, 2019, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Fruit Tree Care workshop with Master Gardeners
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Learn how you can enjoy a succession of ripe fruits throughout the season. FREE.workshop!
    Sonoma

  • Vineyard Management class Sat, February 9, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Vineyard Management Part 2: Maintaining a Small Vineyard
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Interested in establishing a hobby or small commercial vineyard? Already have vines you're not quite sure how to handle? Come learn to grow grape vines like a pro.
    Santa Rosa    $50.00

  • Kids Bike Riding class Sun, February 10, 2019, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    How to Ride a Bike for Kids at REI
    Category: Kids, Family
    Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Through step by step, engaging activities we'll help them with their cycling.
    Santa Rosa

  • NEXT LEVEL MUSIC INDUSTRY CONFERENCE Sun, February 10, 2019, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
    2019 Next Level Music Industry Conference
    Category: Music, Dance, Theater
    Join other Sonoma County musicians to advance your music career and network with peers!
    Santa Rosa    $40.00

  • End of life workshop Mon, February 11, 2019, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    Investigate, Design, Implement, Endings: A workshop on end of life – Part 2
    Category: Self, Relationships
    Educate yourself on all aspects end of life in an intimate and interactive setting in this workshop with Tess Lorraine.
    Sebastopol

  • Co Lab Entrepreneur class Tue, February 12, 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Getting Ready for Success in 2019: The 3 Strategic Planning Tools That Every Entrepreneur MUST Know!
    Category: Business, Career, Technology
    Learn three strategic planning tools to help jump start your 2019!
    Santa Rosa    $10.00

  • Speaking of Death class Fri, February 15, 2019, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    Speaking of Death…over tea and snacks
    Category: Self, Relationships
    Where friends meet, drink tea, and share in matters of life and death. Facilitated by Tess Lorraine.
    Sebastopol

  • Compost class Sat, February 16, 2019, 10:00 pm - 12:00 pm
    Free Composting Workshop (Presented in Spanish Only)
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Un taller GRATUITO de dos horas! ¡Inscríbanse hoy! ucanr.edu/mgcompost Aprenda cómo convertir los desechos de jardín y restos de comida en oro para su jardín.
    Santa Rosa

  • Understanding wood class at Chimera Mon, February 18, 2019, 7:00 pm
    Understanding Wood: A Craftsman's Meetup
    Category: Arts, Crafts,Knowledge
    Every other Monday: Come learn about the science of wood and woodworking!
    Every other monday
    Sebastopol

  • Naturalist Certification course Thu, February 21, 2019, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    U.C. California Naturalist Certification: Spring 2019
    Category: Environment
    U.C. California Naturalist Certification: Spring 2019
    Thursdays 6pm-9pm plus 3 weekend field trips through 04/18/2019.
    Guerneville    $560.00

  • The Beverage People Sat, February 23, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Beginning Cheesemaking Class
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Learn to make chevre, mozzarella, burrata and ricotta at home! All of these cheeses are very easy to learn and are covered by culinary teachers Gabe Jackson and Kathy Laurie in this 3 hour course..
    Santa Rosa

  • orchid class Sat, February 23, 2019, 10:30 pm - 12:30 pm
    Supermarket Orchid Survival Class
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Bring your ailing orchids! Learn how to keep it alive and blooming for many years.
    Petaluma

  • Beginning camping class REI Tue, February 26, 2019, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Beginner's Camping Workshop
    Category: Skills, DIY
    It's always the season for campfires, s'mores, and spending time in nature. Join REI's expert guides for this hands-on, first look at camping.
    Santa Rosa

  • Home Brewing class Sat, March 2, 2019, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Introduction to All-Grain Brewing Class
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    This one-session All-Grain Brewing Class course will cover the basics of brewing, mashing, and fermentation..
    Santa Rosa    $55.00

  • Low cost ukulele class for fire relief Sat, March 2, 2019, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Low Cost Ukulele Class For Fire Relief
    Category: Music, Dance, Theater
    Learn to Play Ukulele by Learning Songs
    Periodic
    Santa Rosa    $20.00

  • Saturday Social and Fermentation Potluck at The Beverage People Sat, March 2, 2019, 7:00 pm
    FREE! Saturday Social and Fermentation Potluck
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Cheesemakers sharing with beer brewers, sauerkraut producers mixing it up with sour beer makers, hard cider fermenters exchanging products with water kefir hobbyists!
    Santa Rosa

  • Understanding wood class at Chimera Mon, March 4, 2019, 7:00 pm
    Understanding Wood: A Craftsman's Meetup
    Category: Arts, Crafts,Knowledge
    Every other Monday: Come learn about the science of wood and woodworking!
    Every other monday
    Sebastopol

  • Compost class Sat, March 9, 2019, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Free Composting Workshop
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Learn how to turn yard waste and kitchen scraps into wonderfully rich compost to use as a soil amendment or mulch in your garden. For naturally healthy plans and soil…compost.
    Windsor

  • Sat, March 9, 2019, 10:30 am
    FREE! Demo and Discuss: Making Classic Cider Styles of Europe and US
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Presented by Clare Speichinger at The Beverage People.
    Santa Rosa

  • Compost class Sat, March 9, 2019, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
    Composting and Vermicomposting
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Learn how to turn yard waste and kitchen scraps into wonderfully rich compost to use as a soil amendment or mulch in your garden.
    Windsor

  • Speaking of Death class Fri, March 15, 2019, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    Speaking of Death…over tea and snacks
    Category: Self, Relationships
    Where friends meet, drink tea, and share in matters of life and death. Facilitated by Tess Lorraine.
    Sebastopol

  • Beer Styles and Faults Tasting class Sat, March 16, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Beer Styles and Faults Tasting class
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Learn about the characteristic ingredients and brewing processes of a curated selection of beer styles along with beer off-flavor tastings.
    Santa Rosa    $50.00

  • Understanding wood class at Chimera Mon, March 18, 2019, 7:00 pm
    Understanding Wood: A Craftsman's Meetup
    Category: Arts, Crafts,Knowledge
    Every other Monday: Come learn about the science of wood and woodworking!
    Every other monday
    Sebastopol

  • Class Finishing Products for Wine Sat, March 23, 2019, 10:30 am
    FREE! Demo and Discuss: Finishing Products for Wine
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Learn about Gum Arabic, Noblesse, Tannin Riche, StellarTan G, Wine Conditioner with Jane Jackson and/or Gabe Jackson of The Beverage People.
    Santa Rosa

  • Wine Cellaring Class Sat, March 23, 2019, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Wine Cellaring Class – Cellar Operations for Wine Storage and Wine Bottling
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Practical wine analysis using sensory evaluation. Learn how to recognize a wine flaw and fix it.. Instructor Nancy Vineyard has guided thousands of winemakers in their craft.
    Santa Rosa    $60.00

  • Keg wine class Sat, April 20, 2019, 10:30 am
    FREE! Demo and Discuss: How To Put Your Wine on Tap
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Presented by Gabe Jackson at The Beverage People
    Santa Rosa

  • Cheese making class Sat, May 4, 2019, 10:30 am
    FREE! Demo and Discuss: Tasting Through the Different Cheese Cultures
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Presented by Jane Jackson and/or Gabe Jackson at The Beverage People.
    Santa Rosa

  • Vineyard Management class Sat, June 15, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Vineyard Management Part 1: Establishing a Small Vineyard (Copy)
    Category: Garden, Farm, Home
    Interested in establishing a hobby or small commercial vineyard? Already have vines you're not quite sure how to handle? Come learn to grow grape vines like a pro.
    Santa Rosa

  • Beer Styles and Faults Tasting class Sat, June 22, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Beer Styles and Faults Tasting class
    Category: Cooking, Food, Drink
    Learn about the characteristic ingredients and brewing processes of a curated selection of beer styles along with beer off-flavor tastings.
    Santa Rosa

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