The Week in Cloverdale: Aug. 10 – 17
~ Sunday Night Jazz with Gary Johnson on sax and flute from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10 at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First St. Joining him is the Jazz Quartet with Christian Foley on guitar, Greg Hester on keyboards, Carol Shumate on bass and Tom Scott on drums. No cover charge. 894-9610.
~ Cloverdale Community Farmers Market & Exchange from 3 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12, in the empty lot next to Plank Coffee, 225 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Enjoy live music while shopping with vendors that include Duncan Soldner (mushrooms), Lou Preston’s bread, Flour Girl pastries, Ariel Ross breads and crackers, Six Oaks Farm, Split Rock Ridge Olive Oil and Artisan cheese makers. There will also be a selection of avocados, jams, plants, flowers and other seasonal items. 894-6379.
~ Supervisor candidate James Gore’s Community Engagement Meeting will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12, in the Citrus Fair Tea Room, 1 Citrus Fair Dr.
~ The Cloverdale Senior Center will host a special musical performance by William Florian, former lead singer of the 1960’s group “The New Christy Minstrels,” from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 13 at 311 N. Main St. Tickets are $30 and include a full dinner. 894-4826.
~ A free Electric Music Workshop, led by Dave Garland and Tom McBride, and open to electric musicians of all skill levels, will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 13, at the Cloverdale Center for the Arts, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd. For more information, contact email@example.com or call 894-2738.
~ The Clover Theater and the Cloverdale Arts Alliance are co-hosting a benefit performance of the National Theater Live production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night” beginning with dinner at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 14, followed by the program at 8 p.m. Tickets are $100 and include Premium Theater Tickets, Buffet Dinner by Ariel’s Food, Dessert by The Flour Girl and Wine by Wattle Creek. Tickets can be purchased at the Clover Theater, the Tuesday Farmers Market, the Arts Alliance Gallery or online at cloverdaleartsalliance.org. Tickets without dinner are also available for $12. All proceeds benefit the Cloverdale Arts Alliance.
~ Cloverdale’s Certified Farmers Market opens at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, August 15 along N. Cloverdale Blvd. between 1st and E. 2nd Streets. Shoppers will find fresh produce, flowers, plants, artisan crafts and prepared foods, as well as activities for children. For more information, call 893-7211 or visit cloverdalefarmersmarket.com.
~ Jeffrey Broussard, one of the most influential accordionists and vocalists in modern Zydeco music, will take over the Friday Night Live stage at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, August 15 in the Downtown Plaza, located in the 100 block of N. Cloverdale Blvd. The free summer concerts, held every Friday through Aug. 29, are presented by the Cloverdale Arts Alliance. 894-4410.
~ Curtain goes up at 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 15 for “Completely Hollywood (abridged)” at the Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Additional performances will be at 8 p.m. on Aug. 16, 22 and 23, with 2 p.m. Sunday matinees on Aug. 17 and 24. Tickets are $18 each and can be purchased online at cloversaleperformingarts.com or at the Mail Center, located next door to the theater at 207-A N. Cloverdale Blvd.
~ Rummage Sale and Bake Sale to benefit the Cloverdale High School Cheerleading Program will be held from 8 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, Aug. 16 in front of the high school, 509 N. Cloverdale Blvd. 332-9296.
~ The Leftovers will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18 at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First St. The trio’s repertoire includes original and traditional Americana, contemporary folk, blues, country, boogie, swing and wee bit of tomfoolery. No cover charge. 894-9610.
~ Sunday Night Jazz with Gary Johnson on sax and flute from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 17 at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First St. Joining him is the Jazz Quartet with Christian Foley on guitar, Greg Hester on keyboards, Carol Shumate on bass and Tom Scott on drums. No cover charge. 894-9610.