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November 13, 2017

Say goodbye to holiday anxiety, and hello to holiday joy!

How to Improve Your Overall Well-Being in 2018

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With the end of another year comes reflection, and for many, there’s always the question of whether we’re living our best lives or not. That means different things for different people, but in general, it comes down to your overall well-being. Are you stressed often, or do you suffer from anxiety? Do you find yourself exhausted much of the time and unable to find joy in the small things because you’re so tired?

 

It’s easy to fall into habits that leave you feeling this way, especially if you have work, school, a family, and other responsibilities to worry about. Some of those habits are otherwise harmless, such as keeping a full schedule, but when combined with other stressors, they can leave you feeling overwhelmed and unable to perform to the best of your ability. It’s time to think about the best ways you can eliminate bad habits and figure out how to successfully stay on track with your goals for the new year, as well as how to sustain them. Read on to find out how.

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November 1, 2017

Steelys Cups at the BCC

In an effort to minimize waste, Bolinas Community Center is excited to have just launched a new reusable cup program for events, with a new stock of reusable cups to be kept on sight.
The Borg family has donated 480 durable, BPA-free, food-grade Steelys cups for use (and reuse) at the Community Center, in both 16 oz and 12 oz cup sizes. Each cup has the BCC logo laser engraved on it, as well as the zero waste message “REDUCE, REUSE, RETURN.”
The intention of the program is to cut waste by offering reusable Steelys cups that can be cleaned and reused endlessly for beverage service at all of our events.
We have launched the program on the honor system, where drinks are served in the steel cups, which can refilled for the guest throughout the event. We ask guests to return their steel cups to BCC at the end of the event, so they can be cleaned and reused at the next event.
We are now getting some Steelys cups for sale as well with the BCC logo in black, which we anticipate will be available for sale starting in mid-December for the Winter Faire. Cups will be sold at $10 a piece.
A BIG THANK YOU TO JOHN BORG AND FAMILY FOR THE DONATION!!

Upcoming Events

January 20, 2018

Spaghetti Bingo

Saturday January 20th 2018

The Bolinas Children’s Center Fundraising Event

Spaghetti Bingo 

Come Laugh, Eat, Drink and Play Bingo! 

Dinner 5pm-7pm

Bingo 7:30pm

Bingo Cards $5 Each 

 

Menu

Spaghetti with Vegetarian Sauce or Meat Sauce

Green Salad & Garlic Bread

Adult Plate $10     Kids Plate $5 

* Dessert Table *            * Beer & Wine Bar * 

 

Prizes Donated by Local Business, Artists and Community Members

 

January 27, 2018

Diana Lerwick Benefit

Sat Jan 27 – Benefit for Diana Lerwick

Suggested door donation of $10-$20 sliding scale – no one turned away!

Featuring: Vinyl, Bobo Tempo, Lowatters & Epicenter Sound

Please find more info and donate directly from her Go Fun Me page below:

https://www.gofundme.com/dianalerwick

 

 

 

 

February 11, 2018

Membership Potluck Dinner

Sunday February 11th 2018

Please come on Sunday February 11th 2018 for an evening of celebration as well as our usual voting for Board of Directors, laughs, fun and food.

A BIG thank you to our Bolinas Community Center members that keep renewing their memberships each year, volunteer and help our community center thrive – we so appreciate you.

For those of you who haven’t become members, there still is time – you can either visit the BCC office or  pay your membership at Become a Member (see info and paypal link on the bottom of the page).

 

April 28, 2018

Art Garden and Food Festival

Art, Garden and Food Festival

Art, Garden and Food Festival

Friday April 27th and Saturday April 28th 2018

The Art, Garden and Food Festival is an important fundraiser for our Bolinas Community Center, which offers daily classes and events year-round for the community; including a Children’s Cooking Class, a weekly Food Bank and a Commercial Kitchen space for the Bolinas Peoples’ Store, Barbary Coast Pizza and Catering and other local small food businesses that need a Commissary Kitchen space. We also act as a Fiscal Sponsor to give non-profit status to many important local organizations, like Bolinas Immigration Action Committee, the Bolinas-Stinson Summer Camp, Bolinas Bay Performing Arts and a dozen other groups.

On Saturday 4/28 we have a fun-filled day in store for you with two stages of great local music, lots of food, food crafts and garden goods! Mark your calendars to come support your Community Center, eat, dance and enjoy your community.

Don’t forget the Silent Auction closes at 5pm on Sat. 4/28/18!

Please contact Lia at (415) 868-2128 or  lia@bocenter.org to sign-up as a vendor or to  VOLUNTEER! Please contact Randi at randi@bocenter.org to DONATE a tax-deductible service or gift certificate for this year’s auction.