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September 5, 2015

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Geyserville Monthly Chamber Dinners Resume in October

T1iIMG_06613-150dpiMark your calendars now for the 2nd Tuesday of each month so you won't miss out on our monthly Member's dinners October through June. Reservations are not yet available, but the dinner announcement, with menu and speaker information, will be sent via email on September 25th, and reservations should be available online by that date.  If you have not been getting your copy directly, send us your email or sign up via our website at www.geyservillecc.com


Fall Colors Is Coming Sunday, October 25th!

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Mark your calendars for one of Geyserville's favorite hometown events--the Fall Colors Festival and Vintage Car Show!

Fall Colors raises money for Geyserville Schools.  You can help by becoming a GEF sponsor!  An interface of sponsorship opportunities and needed items is available at the Geyserville Educational Foundation website or print a

Other Fall Colors Activities...

Fall Colors Festival begins at 10am
Annual Firemen's Pancake Breakfast 8am - 11am
followed by...
Biggest Pumpkin Contest
Scarecrows ~ Downtown wineries
and restaurants open
Silent auction ~ Geyserville Heritage Row
50s music in the streets ~ Food and craft booths
Children's games ~ Mexican Plaza
Fun for the Whole Family!

The chamber is now accepting Craft Vendor applications, which are available on our website. Geyserville Kiwanis is gearing up for Fall Colors as well, and their Car Show application is also available on the Chamber's website under our calendar of events (see link below). 

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Pine Flat History Hike

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Come and enjoy this casual walk through Pine Flat with Joe Pelanconi, author of Quicksilver Mining in Sonoma County: Pine Flat Prospect Fever. Learn about the Pine Flat boom-town of the mid-1870s and some of the personalities involved. 
You must pre-register on the Friends of the Modini Mayacamas/MeetUp website at the link below.

Saturday, September 19th
9:00 am to 12:00
Meet at Red Winery Road and Pine Flat Road by 9:00 am

This hike is limited to 20 people and is filling up quickly. Hikers are advised to wear closed-toe shoes with good traction, to dress appropriately for the weather, and to bring at least a quart of water.  There are no restrooms, so plan accordingly. Hike may be cancelled due to weather, so check it at the website the night before for updated information.

Joe will also have copies of his book on hand for purchase, for those interested (it’s a good read!). 

Register for hike here--Limit 20

After School Art Education

RussianRiverAtelier--StudentWorkKateThe Russian River Atelier in Geyserville promotes foundational art to help students of all ages seeking to learn more about traditional learning techniques that can be applied to the contemporary arts practice of today to help build strong foundations.  

As part of their service to the community they would like to extend an invitation to any students who are in need of help with creating their portfolio for art school applications. Contact Linda Schroeter at 707-484-3533 for more information.

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The artwork shown here is from two previous students, Kate and Adrian.


Russian River Atlier website
Look under Schedule for upcoming events and classes
or contact Linda Schroeter at 707-484-3533 




Café Lucia Fado Night

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Café Lucia will hold its 3rd Annual Portuguese Fado Night on Sunday, September 27th, beginning at 6:00 pm. Fado is the national song style of Portugal--Portuguese blues or Portuguese soul music.

The evening will include dinner and performances from Chico Avila, Manuel Escobar, John Cardadeiro. Claudia Duarte (left), will be joining us all the way from Lisbon, Portugal!


The evening will include this 5 Course Menu: Tasca Tasting,
Caldo Verde - Portugal’s National Soup, Bolinhos de Bacalhau - Cod Cakes, Carne de Porco Alentejana - Pork and Clam Stew, Arroz Doce with Madeira Braised Fig - Rice Pudding.
More details and tickets on sale now at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2118783

Note: Allergies will be kindly accommodated. Please notify the restaurant of any allergies prior to your arrival.
Tax and gratuity is included in the ticket price.

Purchase Tickets


It's Coming... The Black & White Ball

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It will be here before you know it, so mark your calendars now for New Year's Eve,  December 31st, 2015!

More info to come on the chamber website.



Oliver Ranch Tour has a Few Spots Remaining








Saturday, September 26th
Meet at 9:30 at Oriental Community Hall
(the corner of Hwy 128 and Moody Lane)
$100 per person

Please mail your reservations checks to:
Geyserville Community Foundation
P O Box 593
Geyserville CA  95441

Contact Victoria Heiges at 415-608-6160 or email her at heiges123@yahoo.com
for additional info


Bookmobile in Geyserville

BookmobileThe free Bookmobile will again be in Geyserville on Tuesday, September 29, from 5:00 to 6:30pm, in their usual spot across from the Park & Ride Visitors Plaza.  Come check out the great selection of books. Everyone is welcome!

Alexander Valley Healthcare Health Tip Series

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Niranjana Parthasarath, MD, will share tips for healthy living on Monday,
September 14, at 7:30pm, 6 Tarman Drive (across from the Owl Café). 
This is the first in a series of healthy living seminars, held in both English and Spanish.

To register call or for more info call Deborah Howell at 894-4229. 


Upcoming Local Events

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Sep 14--Talks with the Doc, Alexander Valley Healthcare, 6 Tarman Drive across from the Owl Cafe, 7:30 p.m. 
Sep 19--History Walk at Pine Flat, with Joe Pelanconi, 9am - Noon 
Sep 19--JAWS at the Drive-In, movie night at Citrus Fairgrounds sponsored by AVFS, 6:30, www.avfilmsociety.org 
Sep 26--Oliver Ranch Tour meet at Oriental Hall for transport to Ranch, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm--reservations required
Sep 27--Traditional Fado Night Dinner Performance, Five Course dinner and music performances at Cafe Lucia
Sep 29--Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County will be in Geyserville across from the Park & Ride lot from 5 to 6:30 pm
October 23-25--Alexander Valley Film Festival at the Raven Film Center and The Clover Theater--see their website for more info
October 25--Fall Colors Festival and Vintage Car Show, downtown, 
10 to 3 
November 28--Geyserveill Tree Lighting & Tractor Parade--Save the Date! Applications available soon.
December 31--Black and White Ball--Save the Date!



Submit Your Events & Announcements

Send us the event name, date, time, cost and contact information!
Go online to our Events Calendar and use the "Post Your Event" area at the right or send us an email with all the required information to moreinfo@geyservillecc.com.

SUBMISSION DEADLINES
1st of the Month for inclusion in our 800+ subscriber Newsletter
published on or near the 5th of the month
20th of the Month for inclusion in our Member Dinner Announcement sent on the 25th of the month


THANKS TO OUR CORPORATE GCC SPONSORS:


A Plus Locksmith

Big John's Market

Calpine Corporation

Francis Coppola  
     Winery

Garzini Welding

Gehrett & Zunino
     Builders

Geyserville Inn &  
     Geyserville Grille

North County
     Properties

River Rock Casino

Silver Oak Cellars

Syar Industries, Inc.

Taylor Electric

Trione Vineyards
     and Winery

W.C. Sanderson
     Ford


Tel: (707) 276-6067
Email: moreinfo@geyservillecc.com



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Geyserville, California 95441
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