Great Redwood Trail
Public meeting of the Great Redwood Trail Agency board of directors, to be held Thursday, April 20, at 10:30am at Healdsburg City Council Chambers, 401 Grove St.
Join Dorothy on the Yellow Brick Road to Oz, with her friends Scarecrow, Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion and Toto, in this musical production of The Wizard of Oz, from St. John’s Catholic School at the Raven Performing Arts Theater. Opening night is Friday, April 21; also Saturday and Sunday matinee this weekend and next, April 28-30. More at raventheater.org.
Sonoma County’s annual bike event, officially Levi’s GranFondo, begins at the Windsor Town Green at 7:30am. Five different routes for cyclists of different skills explore the vineyards and vistas of Wine Country and the coast. Post-race party at the Town Green; for details and routes see levisgranfondo.com.
Seventh Annual Healdsburg Car Show at Healdsburg High on Saturday, 9:30am to 1:30pm. John Chevalier, HHS media instructor, plays classic and country rock to keep it fun. No cost, 1024 Prince St.
Climate Action Healdsburg and the City of Healdsburg combine forces to hold a Climate Fest on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22 in the Healdsburg Plaza. Interactive displays, events for grownups and kids, music and speakers from 1-4pm. More information at climateactionhealdsburg.org.
The Zodiac Trio, a leading international performing group of piano, clarinet and violin, takes listeners on a musical journey at 222 Healdsburg Ave. on Saturday, April 22, starting at 7:30pm. Tickets $35-$75, at the222.org.
The next scheduled meeting of the Senior Citizens Advisory Commission will be Wednesday, April 26, at 4pm at City Council Chambers, 401 Grove St.
Final DEI Meeting
“Is the Dream Alive and Well in Healdsburg?” is the title of the fifth and final encuentro in Healdsburg’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion series. This meeting explores contemporary and historical experiences of the Asian-American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community in Healdsburg and Sonoma County. Thursday, April 27, 6:30pm at Healdsburg Community Center. healdsburg.gov/dei.
The Friends of the Healdsburg Library (FoHL) holds their spring book sale from Thursday, April 27 to Saturday, April 29. Sales from book donations support the BiblioBike and other library projects. In the Meeting Room, Healdsburg Library, 139 Piper St., hours vary.
The Alexander Valley Film Festival throws an opening night block party on Cloverdale’s First Street, home of the Clover Theater, on Friday, April 28. Opening Night Film will be Blackberry, about the world’s first smartphone. Tickets $100, 5pm, 121 E. First St.
Duo Plus One
Bassist Nilson Matta and multi-instrumentalist Jovino Santos Neto combine forces to create a dynamic Brazilian duo, with guest percussionist Ami Molinelli adding contagious rhythms for this rare collaboration. Two shows at 7pm on Friday, April 28, and Saturday, April 29, at 222 Healdsburg Ave. Tickets $50-$75 at the222.org.
The Rowan Brothers, originally formed by the brothers Chris Rowan and Lorin Rowan, perform their tight brotherly harmonies at the Elephant in the Room on Saturday, April 29. $10 at the Elephant, 177 Healdsburg Ave., 8pm.
Traditional and contemporary Hawaiian music from Faith Ako, a resident of the “island of Rohnert Park,” who brings her heartfelt performance to the Healdsburg Regional Library on Saturday, April 29, 2pm. 139 Piper St.
Nine Sonoma County artists in a single show to celebrate International Sculpture Day. Art, food and drink from 11am to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday, April 29-30. T Barny Gallery & Sculpture Gardens, 4370 Pine Flat Rd.
Healdsburg’s City Council will meet on Monday, May 1, for their regular twice-monthly meeting. The agenda will be posted a week before the meeting. Attend live at 401 Grove St., 6pm, or view on Facebook/CityofHealdsburg.
Music on the Piazza
Live music every first Saturday of the month at Bacchus Landing, including May 6 from noon to 4pm. Wine available from seven wineries, plus wood-fired pizza. 14210 Bacchus Landing Way, next to the Humane Society.
Healdsburg Community Band Spring Concert will take the audience on a musical journey through compositions for military bands, swing bands and Hollywood ensembles. Tim Ellis conducts. Sunday, May 7, 3pm at Healdsburg Community Church, 1100 University Ave. Free.
The Geyserville Chamber of Commerce throws an old-fashioned May Day Celebration on Sunday, May 7, from 11am to 4pm. Maypole dance, ballet folklorico, wine and beer, kids games and a Kiwanis rib cook-off. At Draxton Wines (formerly Clos du Bois Winery), 9410 Geyserville Ave.