Monthly Archives: May 2014

Memorial Day BBQ

bobotempoBolinas Community Center’s yearly fun BBQ in the Plaza:

Monday May 26th Noon-4pm

Victory Garden (Adam and Beth) will open at noon and then we have Bobo Tempo playing for the crowds to dance!

Memorial Day BBQ Menu

Drake’s Bay Oysters with Coast Café BBQ Sauce & Garlic Butter

Selection of Dogs n Sausages

Bo Tierra Biodiversity Blend Salad & Star Route Beets with Maitreya’s Divine Salad Dressing

Susie Stewart’s Potato Salad

Baked Beans

Strauss Ice Cream


Aerial Art Performence: “Air Play”

aerialaSunday May 25th, 2pm “Air Play”

Tickets are $10 adults, $5 children. Doors open at 1:45. No late seating.

The Bolinas Youth Aerial Artists and Zaccho Youth Company from San Francisco will present a unique and energizing performance at the Bolinas Community Center, 41 Wharf Road, on Sunday, May 25 at 2pm. Children aged 8-19 will showcase their original choreography that incorporates hoops, flying windows and ladders. Please come and support these amazing young artists! For more information contact: Joanna Haigood Continue reading

Stephen Kent & World Music Trio

poster trance mission trio with border finalSaturday May 24th, 8pm at Bolinas Community Center $10-$25 Sliding Scale, kids under 12 FREE

Trance Mission is world renowned band founded in 1991 by Stephen Kent and Beth Custer that performed extensively on west coast and in Europe during the 1990’s. Together they created four seminal recordings which were released on San Francisco’s City of Tribes label:Trance Mission, Meanwhile…,Head Light, and Day Out of Time charted on CMJ radio and Billboard and creating a buzz in the alternative music world.

Now reunited as Trance Mission Trio with drummer Peter Valsamis (who recorded with the band on their 4th CD Day out of Time) TMT creates gorgeous melodies, scintillating rhythms, and ecstatic drones. Don’t miss this evening of musicians at the top of their game: Stephen Kent, didgeridoo, cello, percussion Beth Custer, clarinets, voice, samples Peter Valsamis, drums, atmospherics Continue reading

Beach Art Discussion

dragonSunday May 18th, 4pm at the BCC

Open forum on beach art and keeping our beach environmentally safe.

Lloyd Kahn Book Signing & Slideshow “Tiny Homes on the Move”

tiny homesMonday May 12th, 7pm-8pm

Free Slideshow and Book Signing

There are some 90 tiny homes here, either rolling on the road or floating in the water. About half of them are lived in full-time; the other half are used part-time, for trips of varying lengths upon life’s highways and waterways. This book follows our best-selling book Tiny Homes: Simple Shelter and describes nomadic life in the 21st century.
In the wheels category are vans, pickup trucks with camper shells, house trucks, school buses, trailers, and cycles. In the water section are sailboats and houseboats.
There are stories that go along with each home.  Continue reading

Prezident Brown, Lee Tafari & Comanche High Power

prezidentSaturday May 10th 2014, 6:30 pm Doors & Dinner, Admission $17, Teens & Seens $13, under 13 free

A Haile Conscious, Towerful & Unlimited Experience, A gathering in honor of our great Mother Earth and all the mothers of this earth. Join us for an evening of caring n sharing, with Prezident Brown, Rivah Jordan & the I Sound Band on their Say NO to GMOs tour, Lee Tafari Singer/Selecta with his LIVE to VINYL set, fusing the art of Vinyl selections with Live music interjections, creating a truly unique, uplifting and entertaining experience! As well as Comanche High Power + surprise guests… We will also be serving delicious Ital Jamaican food, starting at 6:30 when the doors open, til bout 9ish or whenever it sells out. This is truly an early show, with live music starting around 7:30, so dont be late. Its all ages and free for 13 and under, so bring di youth dem, and most of all bring the LOVE and fulljoy some pure n positive upliftment  while supporting Project No Littering Jamaica… Give thanks and RastafarI Bless one and all ♥ Continue reading

Sun Festival Slideshow & Discussion

sun babyFriday May 9th, 8pm-10pm, sliding scale $5-$10: money goes for actual Sun Festival happening June 1st at either the Bolinas Beach or the Bolinas Community Center!

How to re-inhabit this place in a respectful knowledgeable celebratory way? Please contact 868-1195 for more info.

Memorial for Annie Crotts

anniecrottsFriday May 9th 2014

Please join Annie’s Family at the Bolinas Calvary Presbyterian Church (Brighton and Wharf)  at 10 am on May 9th for a funeral service followed by a burial at the Bolinas Cemetery. Around 2pm on Friday come celebrate Annie’s life with a Community Potluck at the Bolinas Community Center. Please walk if you can or car pool since parking is limited. Annie’s family has requested for no alcoholic beverages and to remember to bring your potluck dishes home with you too!

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Bolinas-Stinson School Talent Show

talent_show_2Saturday May 3rd, 6:30pm, $15 adults & $10 kids

The Tempestuous Talent-ish Show

All proceeds go to 8th grade field trip to Ashland Shakespeare Festival. Advance ticket slaes through 8th grade class or call Belle Wood at 868-2043

Art & Garden Thank You

A&G2014Well now that was fun!   What a beautiful music filled weekend at the Art & Garden at the BCC.

Thanks to all the volunteers, artists, bakers, musicians and everyone who donated for and participated in the auction.

Thanks to our donors Tim Halikas, Gospel Flat Farm, Star Route Farm, Good Earth Grocery, Whole Foods, Fresh Run Farms, The Parkside, Coast Café, Bolinas People’s Store, Peet’s Coffee, Lagunitas Brewery, Hog Island Oysters and the Tomales Bay Oyster Co.

Thanks to the flower donors, Eleanor Lyman & Angela Borregaard for flower arranging, June McAdams, Curly Rigg, Las Balines Nursery, Maria Garrigues, Magi Barror, Kathleen O’Neill, SutArt, Rebecca Trivelpiece and to our wonderful general manager Lia….for all her hard work, coordinating, creating, chasing volunteers and orchestrating this gorgeous event.

Each and every one of you is awesome. Thank you.

With love Randi,