The Week in Cloverdale: Jan. 6 – 12
~ An Acoustic Music Workshop will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at the Cloverdale Center for the Arts, 105 E. First Street. The free workshop, led by instructors David Garland, Tom McBride and Oscar Calderon, is open to all, from beginners to experienced musicians and music enthusiasts. For more information, contact Garland at either David.firstname.lastname@example.org or 707-894-2738.
~ Readers of “State of Wonder” by Ann Patchett are invited to a free Book Discussion from 2 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 10 at the Cloverdale Library, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Event is open to everyone. 894-4271.
~ THE Jazz Club welcomes the Lee Charlton Trio at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 10 at the Cloverdale Center for the Arts, 105 E. First St. Suggested donation is $10 for members of the Cloverdale Arts Alliance, $12 for non-members. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Club refreshments served. 894-4410.
~ Creative ReStore is now 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 extremely reasonable prices during this weekly fundraiser for the Senior Center. 894-4826.
~ A limited number of dinners will be prepared and served by Patti & Friends Catering from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 11 in the Vino di Amore Tasting Lounge, 105 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Choose between Tri-tip or Homemade Mac and Cheese, both served with green salad and garlic bread, for only $20 each. From 7:30 to 10 p.m., the musical duo of Sheridan Malone and John Morris, also known as “Over Easy,” will be performing. Wine by the glass or bottle will be available for purchase, as well as a variety of non-alcoholic beverages. No cover charge. For dinner reservations or more information, drop a note to email@example.com or call 894-6166.
~ Hired Guns, better known as Adam Herman and Jonathan Ungles on guitar and Chaz on banjo, will be playing acoustic blues, rags, string-band and original tunes from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan 12 at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First St. No cover charge. 894-9610.
~ The Cloverdale City Council is encouraging the public to attend a workshop at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12 to discuss the City’s 2013 Work Plan and to review the City’s current goals. The workshop will be held at the Cloverdale Fire Department headquarters, 451 S. Cloverdale Blvd. 894-2521.
~ The Cloverdale Lions Club and the Cloverdale Kiwanis Club are co-hosting a fundraising event that will begin with cocktails at 5 p.m., followed by a pasta dinner catered by The Hamburger Ranch at 6 p.m., on Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Citrus Fair. Tickets are $20 each and can either be purchased at the door or in advance at the Animal Hospital of Cloverdale, 20 Industrial Drive, or the Mail Center, 207-A N. Cloverdale Blvd. All proceeds will be donated to the Cici and Kenny Richardson Fund at Exchange Bank to help defray their mounting medical expenses. 894-3951or 894-3222.
~ The Sticky Notes, Steve Johnson guitar and vocals and Frank Blount on bass guitar, will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12 at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First St. This duo describes their music as “Blues, Americana and Beyond,” an eclectic mix of blues, pop, rock, jazz and country. No cover charge. 894-9610.
~ Rebecca Roudman and her Dirty Cello, with opening artist Bobby Jo Valentine, will return at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12 to the Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Tickets are $20 pre-sale, $25 at the door, and can either be purchased online or at The Mail Center, located next door to the theater at 207-A N. Cloverdale Blvd. 894-2214.