Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Place: Robledo Family Winery - 21901 Bonness Road, Sonoma Fee: $45.00 & $35.00 for wine club members Time: 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 939,6903
SUE'S NOTE: This is one of the nicest families I have ever met! They are making amazing wines and really know how to throw a party. I'm excited about the AUTHENTIC Mexican food which likely pairs very well with their tasty Sauvignon Blanc! Mmmmm! Yum!
Place: Doyle Clifton Park Lawn at the Geyserville Inn Fee: $38 per person Time: 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 494.5544
SUE'S NOTE: Basically you will be leaving this event with at least one kitty even if you don't win the auction! We all know how impossible it is to look at them and not take one home! Meow!
Monday, September 13, 2010
Proceeds are directed to TLC's Children's Enrichment Fund. This fund helps pay for a child's enrollment in summer camps, sports activities, individual & family counseling, college tuition, housing & employment training.
Fee: Single Golfer = $100, 5-Some Team = $450, Gold Sponsor = $500, Platinum Sponsor = $1250
Place: Sebastopol Golf Course Info: 823-7300 x201
SUE'S NOTE: "Party-like atmosphere" and "happy hour"....now you're talking my language! Throw in a bit of golf and some very cool people and it's a day not to miss....and once again, you can do all this knowing in your heart that you are helping children! FORE!
Place: Burke's Canoe Trips - 8600 River Road, Forestville, (intersection of River Road & Mirabel Road) Fee: Free Admission Time: 6-8pm Info: 887-2222
SUE'S NOTE: I am proud to have called Bob Burke a friend. He was an amazing soul who gave and gave to his community and especially to the children that will miss him so much! He deserves this honor! RIP Bob.
Place: Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa, Sonoma, CA Fee: $150 Time: 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 938.8544 x106
SUE'S NOTE: Hello! Fashion AND wine?? Hey it's all for the kids!
Fee: $30 Gold Star/$400 All Star/$600 VIP Time: 3 p.m. - 8 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 584.9284
SUE'S NOTE: I was in 4-H for most of my childhood. Great opportunities for kids to learn hands on about farming, animals, foods, crafts and engineering. Please continue to support this amazing organization!
Place: 6th Street Theater - 52 West 6th Street Santa Rosa, CA Fee: $14 per person Time: 8 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 523.4185
SUE'S NOTE: This is improv at it's best right here in Sonoma County. If you are a live comedy fan like me, this is your night! I am continually amazed at the talent and creativity of these improv groups. Think "Who's Line Is It Anyway." A must see, people!
Place: Wells Fargo Center Fee: $19 - $69.50Time: 8 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 546.3600
SUE'S NOTE: Love me some CCR! "Rollin' on the River!"...the Russian River!
Fee: $45 Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Phone Number: (866) 794.9463
SUE'S NOTE: Now's your chance to get hands-on with the harvest. I also recommend watching "Corked" the movie for some perspective on picking in the vineyards! Best wine movie ever!