Events

RBHS MEMBERSHIP MEETING Thursday April 11th Tides Wharf Restaurant - South Room, 1:30 pm Tour of Tides Wharf Wholesale Fish Processing Operation, 2-4 pm Brief Officers Meeting and NOAA Talk on the Greater Farallones and Cordell Bank Sanctuaries. These waters are bountiful with biodiversity where a robust food web supports life for thousands of species, including humans. Free Parking

SCIENCE UNCORKED Gourmet au Bay, 1412 Bay Flat Rd. Every other Wednesday in April & May. Happy Hour @ 4 pm, Food until 6 pm. Presentations begin at 6 pm. April 17th: Bodega Marine Reserve: Outdoor Classroom and living laboratory. May 1st: Gonad or go home: tales from abalone reproduction research, May 15th: Using super glue and GoPros to understand seasonality in local seagrass beds.

BODEGA BAY FISHERMEN'S FESTIVAL Saturday & Sunday, May 4/5, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Westside Regional Park, 2400 Westshore Road, Bodega Bay, Featuring Live Music, Entertainment, Wine Tasting, Beer Booth, Local Cuisine Food Booths, Art Show, Crafts Fair Exhibits and Children's Events.

SNOOPY'S HOME ICE SKATING LESSONS Each eight-week Lesson Set, skaters progress through one Level within a Skating Track. At the end of a Lesson Set, skaters are evaluated to determine whether they pass their current Level or will need improvement and to repeat their current Level. The Tracks follow the curriculum set forth by Learn to Skate USA, endorsed by United States Figure Skating. For detailed curriculum, please contact: Snoopy's Home Ice Address: 1667 West Steele Lane, Santa Rosa, California 95403.

RESEARCHING YOUR HOME'S HISTORY A webinar presented by the Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library for the Historical Society of Santa Rosa. Topics include Historical Maps/Atlases, Aerial Photographs, City & Telephone Directories, California Digital Newspaper Collection, David Rumsey's Map Collection, Fire Insurance Maps, Newspapers.com, Ancestry Heritage Hub and Sonoma County Historic Photos

MAPPING OUR COMMUNITY Gaye LeBaron and the Stories of Sonoma County, virtual exhibit presenting stories of individuals and communities that have shaped Sonoma County as viewed through the lens of Gaye's columns, such as Bracero Program in Sonoma County, Japanese Americans and the Alien Land Law, Utopian Communities in Sonoma County and Black Americans in Santa Rosa.

SEAMAN'S CEMETERY The Rancho Bodega Historical Society is working with the Smith Family and Graton Rancheria to recognize and honor Native Americans and early settlers by respectfully marking a historic plot of land on Heron Drive in Bodega Harbour. Formerly owned by the Smith Family, Graton Rancheria holds the title to the burial ground overlooking the sea and Bodega Bay on one side. The other side overlooks the valley where Highway One winds among the steep hills and canyons of our Coastal Prairie below.

THE MUSEUM OF SONOMA COUNTY The historic influenza pandemic of 1918 and 1919 has recently received more attention for obvious reasons. The experiences of that trying time echo across the decades, resonating with the events of today and the threat of the coronavirus.

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT has a listing of virtual events, such as Peanuts Origami, Poetry Book Club, Spark Your Inspiration, Meet the Artists! or take a Creative Writing Classes.