The week in Cloverdale: Jan. 27-Feb. 2
~ The Gary Johnson Quintet will perform from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 27, at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First St. No cover charge. 894-9610.
~ Bruce Halbohm will entertain diners from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 31 at Piacere Ristorante Italiano, 504 N. Cloverdale Boulevard. No cover. 894-0885.
~ Creative ReStore is open from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. every Friday and Saturday at the Cloverdale Senior Center, 311 N. Main St. Donated fabric, yarn, patterns, thread, buttons, craft kits and other supplies are offered for sale to the community at rock bottom prices during this weekly fundraiser for the Senior Center. 894-4826.
~ Tom Xavier, singer/songwriter, acoustic guitar player, takes the stage from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1 at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First Street. Joining him will be Max on bass, clarinet and guitar. These talented acoustic musicians will play all original music in the Americana and Country genre offering their perspective on life through music and lyrics. No cover charge. 894-9610.
~ A limited number of dinners at $20 each will be prepared and served by Patti & Friends Catering from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb.1 in the Vino di Amore Tasting Lounge, 105 N. Cloverdale Blvd. For dinner choices and reservation information, visit them online. From 7:30 to 10 p.m. enjoy the two silken voices and two twinkling ukuleles of The Paper Dolls, who will spin their magic on a repertoire of tunes that surely came out of a surrealist diner’s jukebox. From their ethereal cooing of Paper Moon to a rock-out tip of the ol’ tinsel top hat to daddy Elton John, to their hand-penned originals, Uni and Em Doll collage the unlikely with the unbelievable. Wine is available for purchase by the glass or the bottle, as well as a variety of non-alcoholic beverages. No cover charge. 894-6616
~ The final movie in the Cloverdale Library’s Winter Film Series takes place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Cloverdale Library, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Please call the Library for movie title and more details. 894-5271 x5. Free and open to all.
~ 10th Annual Cloverdale Lions Club all-you-can-eat Crab Feed begins at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Citrus Fair. Tickets are $40 each and seating is limited to 200. Tickets are available at Eagle’s Nest Deli & Grill, Cloverdale Food Center, Roux’s Auto Body, The Mail Center, Cloverdale Eagle Tech Collision & Towing, and CV Plumbing or by calling 894-8580. Credit cards accepted at the door with notice of advance ticket hold. Proceeds benefit Cloverdale High School Girls’ Softball and other community projects.
~ The Leftovers, a trio of performing songwriters and veterans of the music industry, will perform original and traditional Americana, contemporary folk, blues, country, boogie, swing and wee bit of tomfoolery from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2 at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First Street.. No cover charge. 894-9610.
~ The Brothers Comatose return to Cloverdale for one show only at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Doors open at 6 p.m. Pre-sale tickets are $20 and can be purchased either online or at The Mail Center, 207-A. N. Cloverdale Blvd. Tickets at the door will be $25. 894-2214.