Shelby Graham: Curating a Creative Life at Monterey Museum of Art

 
6/3/16
 
 
Monterey Museum of Art

The Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street presents at talk by conceptual photographer and art coach Shelby Graham entitled Curating a Creative Life on Friday, June 3, 6pm-7pm. Join us for a lively evening as Shelby shares her...

Monterey Museum of Art: Opening for 2016 Weston Scholarship Exhibition

 
5/12/16
 
free
 
Monterey Museum of Art

The Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street invites you to join us for the opening of the 2016 Weston Scholarship Photography Exhibition on Thursday, May 12. The MMA member opening begins at 5pm, the public opening begins at 6pm,...

Screening of "In Country"

 
5/6/16
 
free
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

Monterey Museum of Art presents a screening of the documentary In Country at Irvine Auditorium, MIIS. For one weekend a year, the men of Delta 2/5(R) recreate the battles of the Vietnam War. The woods of Oregon transform as a mix of combat enthusiasts, Iraq veterans, and even a former South Vietnamese Army officer, revive - by choice - a war that a whole generation would much rather forget. Admission is free; please register online in advance .

Om Studios: Essential Emotions - Essential Oils Workshop

 
5/7/16
 
 
Om Studios

Struggling to manage stress and emotions? Come to Om Studios Monterey on Saturday, May 7 at 11:30am to learn about the powerful benefits of using essential oils to manage these areas of your life. You will learn the tools to...

Pre-Order Your 2016 Shincha Teas at Cha-ya

Monterey, CA

This is a very exciting time of year for tea lovers. This year’s tea crop is aromatic, flavorful and well finished. As we have done in previous years, Cha-ya Japanese Tea & Things is offering a 10% discount for those...

Bay Bikes: Women's Mountain Bike Ride

 
5/8/16
 
 
Fort Ord

Bay Bikes invites you to join us for a Mountain Women's Group Ride! We'll meet at 8th Avenue and Gigling Road in Seaside, leaving promptly at 8am, rain or shine. Please make sure you and your bike...

Poetry Writing Workshop at Old Capitol Books

 
5/8/16
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books and The Direct Action Monterey Network present an informal monthly poetry writing workshop, facilitated by local poets Jeffrey Erwin and Ali Elfaki. This month’s workshop will feature exercises to help participants write new material and give you a chance to get feedback on your ongoing work. All participants are welcome at any level of ability. Bring patience, your ears, and a few poems.

Alvarado Street Brewery Opens New Beer Garden

Monterey, CA

Alvarado Street Brewery announces the opening of our new beer garden! The open air, pavilion-like structure, located outdoors behind the restaurant, features six picnic-style tables and a lounge space complete with adjoining fire pits. Guests can order any of the twelve beers available as well as certain menu items such as the Alvarado burger, garlic fries, or one of our chef's smoked BBQ creations.

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/3/16
 
$50
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant presents a Paint and Sip Class ! Tonight, local artist and retired art teacher Bunny Paivine will be teaching an easy-to-follow painting class. You’ll take home your own 11 x 14 canvas painting. All materials and a glass of wine are included in the $50 fee.

History Hunt and Community Party Presented by Historic Monterey

 
5/7/16
 
Free
 
Colton Hall Museum

Join our neighbors, friends and family for an adventure through historic Monterey! Test your knowledge of local history and visit 20 historic sites. This is a free community event for all; participants will have free admission to all historic locations on the list.

Pick up a History Hunt packet after 11:30am at Colton Hall or Custom House. The packet will include a list of 20 questions, a map of historic Monterey, and the rules for the hunt. You'll have until 3pm to answer the questions and submit your answers at Monterey Public Library, joining them for a community party with refreshments and music.

First Friday in Downtown Campbell

 
6/3/16
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

It's the first of April, but we ain't foolin! First Fridays is back after taking a winter hiatus and our Friday night street entertainment will once again take place on the first Friday of each month. We'll have four different musical acts scheduled and positioned at various spots up and down E. Campbell Ave. so you can explore the music as well as the shops and restaurants.

First Friday in Downtown Campbell

 
5/6/16
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

First Fridays is Downtown Campbell's monthly street entertainment night that's held on the first Friday of each month April through December. We'll have up to four different musical acts scheduled and positioned at various spots up and down E. Campbell Ave. so you can come for dinner, hang out, check out some shops, and soak up the atmosphere of Downtown Campbell.

Second Saturdays in Downtown Campbell

 
6/11/16
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

2nd Saturdays is Downtown Campbell's monthly artwalk & street entertainment event to showcase local artists, makers, and entertainers. It happens on the Second Saturday of each month from 2pm-6pm (rain or shine).

Second Saturdays in Downtown Campbell

 
5/14/16
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

2nd Saturdays is Downtown Campbell's monthly artwalk & street entertainment event to showcase local artists, makers, and entertainers. It happens on the Second Saturday of each month from 2pm-6pm (rain or shine).

The Beerwalk in Downtown Campbell

 
5/4/16
 
$30 - $38
 
Downtown Campbell

The Beerwalk is back for the 5th Annual Campbell Beerwalk and this one will be Star Wars themed! May the 4th Beer with you, always. This is your chance to sample great local microbrews from 24 different NorCal breweries while exploring the charming shops and environment of Downtown Campbell!