The Week in Healdsburg: July 20-27
The Healdsburg Museum’s exhibit, “Visionaries, believers, Seekers and Schemers,” continues. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday. 221 Matheson St. Free. The exhibit featuring 19th Century utopian communities with miniature buildings continues through August 3. Free. Info 431-3325.
Christie Marks Fine Art Gallery shows Alejandro Salazar. 1-5:30 p.m. Thursday – Monday and by appointment. 322 Healdsburg Ave. Second Floor. Info 695-1011, or visit christiemarksfineart.com.
Sunday, July 20
The Healdsburg Literary Guild presents Connie Post and Kevin Gunn at the Third Sunday Salon, 1:30-3:30 Sunday. Bean Affair, 1270 Healdsburg Ave. Post is a poet laureate emerita and Gunn is the current poet laureate in Livermore. Free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
100-mile Summer Beer Festa with Slow Food Sonoma County North. 4 p.m. Sunday. At the picnic grounds at the Gradek Ranch, 2323 West Dry Creek Rd. Bear Republic craft beer tasting, handmade, local sausage, tomato tasting and live music. Potluck—bring an appetizer, side dish or dessert sourced within 100 miles of Healdsburg. Also bring a place setting, glass and beverage. $20, kids under 12 free. RSVP with type of food to Lisa at email@example.com. Send event checks to Sonoma County North, P.O. Box 1494, Healdsburg 95448.
Monday, July 21
Tuesday, July 22
Tuesday Concert in the Plaza continues with the “The Kings of ’88,” a tribute to the artists of piano rock. 4-6 p.m. Tuesday. Healdsburg Plaza. Free. Food vendors 5-8 p.m.
Wednesday, July 23
Healdsburg Farmers Market Mid-week market. 3:30-6 p.m. 15 North St., in the Cerri Building parking lot. Email healdsburgfarmersmarket.org.
Henna Art for ages 12-17 at the Healdsburg Regional Library, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, 139 Piper St. Work on your own creation or have henna artist Beth Bowman design one for you. Call, 433-3772.
Thursday, July 24
The Traveling Lantern Theater Company will be at the Healdsburg Regional Library at 11 a.m. Thursday, 139 Piper St. They offer a dramatic interpretation of John Chapman, known as Johnny Appleseed. Ages 4 and up. Learn about his love of nature, as well as his planting of apple seeds. Free. Call, 433-3772.
Friday, July 25
Saturday, July 26
Healdsburg Farmers’ Market continues. 9 a.m.-12 noon, Saturday. In the parking lot at Vineyard and North Streets, across from Healdsburg SHED. Local farmers and artisans. Info, healdsburgfarmersmarket.org.
Crafting with lavender at Healdsburg SHED. 1 p.m. Saturday. 25 North St. Learn how to use summer’s “most fragrant flower.” $45. Online tickets, brownpapertickets.com. More info, 431-7433.
“In Thought and Action: S.I.Hayakawa” at the Healdsburg Regional Library, 2-3 p.m. Saturday, 139 Piper St. Jan and Gerry Haslam will share the life and careers of Dr. Hayakawa, the once-president of San Francisco State University. Call, 433-3772.
Wine, Woman and Shoes comes to Chalk Hill Estate Vineyards, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, 103000 Chalk Hill Rd. Women and their friends come together for an afternoon of boutique shopping and wine tasting—and a fashion show. The event is a fundraiser for the Healthcare Foundation of Northern Sonoma County. Tickets $100. Call, 473-0583, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit winewomenandshoes.com.
Sunday, July 27
Healdsburg SHED and Preston Farms team up for the Sunday Supper, 6-8 p.m. Sunday, 25 North St. Lou Preston owner of Preston Farms is “a much-loved local producer” of organically raised vegetables, house-made sourdough bread and fermented vegetables. $42. Visit, brownpapertickets.com.