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Quiltmaking is coming to Cloverdale. Multiple local events will showcase local quilting — check them out and get in the cozy crafting spirit. Details below.


You don’t have to be a senior to take advantage of everything the senior center has to offer. Among the many classes are those that help you learn to relax, improve your balance and well-being. The senior center offers four yoga classes, Mondays through Thursdays from 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. Tai Chi is taught on Mondays from 10 to 11 a.m. A meditation circle meets Tuesdays from 6 to 7:30 p.m. A TED talk discussion group meets on Tuesdays from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. to discuss different TED talks. Small donations of $3 to $5 requested. Cloverdale Senior Multipurpose Center, 311 N. Main St. 707-894-4826,

Community support of educational experiences for Cloverdale Unified School District students is a win-win. Show up at a Cloverdale Adds Resources for Education (CARE) Foundation meeting, held at 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month at Cloverdale High School in Room 10 and see how you can lend a hand. The CARE Foundation is a nonprofit comprised of educators and concerned Cloverdale community members.

The Cloverdale Tuesday Farmers’ Market is bursting with goodness. Check out the chalkboard sign in the market’s lot to find out about all of the upcoming food how-to’s and happenings in town. 3 to 6 p.m. 225 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

Cloverdale City Council meetings are held the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. Agendas are available about 72 hours in advance of meetings. The public is welcome to attend and participate in all public sessions of the council. Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

The Cloverdale Regional Library hosts a handful of recurring weekly events for people of all ages. On Mondays, the library hosts Wee Read Baby-Toddler Storytime and Preschool Storytime. Wee Read Baby-Toddler Storytime is for children age 0-36 months at 10:30 a.m. Preschool Storytime is for kids age 3 to 6 at 11:30 a.m. On Tuesdays, the library offers homework help for K-12 students from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. On Wednesdays from 2:30 to 4 p.m., children in grade 7-12 can go to the library for Game On, a program that provides kids a space to relax and play games with their peers. Cloverdale Regional Library, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

More organic produce is coming in and the prices are close to wholesale at the senior produce market. Held every Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Cloverdale Senior Multipurpose Center. 707-894-4826,

Are you a trivia buff? The Clover Theater hosts general knowledge trivia every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. Admission is free and participants have the opportunity to win prizes. 121 E. 1st St.

Through November 16

The Cloverdale Arts Alliance Gallery is hosting Nurture, a mixed media exhibition. The gallery features work by featured resident artist Jane Gardner, as well as artists Laura Paine Carr, Pamela Heck, Terry Holleman, Aldo Longo, Paul Maurer, Hanya Popova Parker and Caro Pemberton. Cloverdale Arts Alliance Gallery, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

Through November 28

Cloverdale Regional Library Quilt Show. The library is displaying 10 quilts by local artists for the month of November. Those who are interested in checking out the quilts can do so during regular library hours. Cloverdale Regional Library, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

November 8

Boys & Girls Club campaign kick-off party. The Boys & Girls Club of Central Sonoma County is hosting a kick-off party to celebrate their new fundraising campaign. The event is open to the community and will include information about the Boys & Girls Club’s after school and summer programs. 6 to 8 p.m. Boys & Girls Club of Cloverdale, 686 S. Cloverdale Blvd.

Stitching our story. The Cloverdale Performing Arts Center is hosting another event as part of their Telling the Story series. Quilt: Stitching our story will be a multimedia presentation that tracks the history and evolution of quilting. 7 p.m., Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

November 9

Veterans Day luncheon. The Cloverdale Multipurpose Senior Center is hosting a Veterans Day luncheon from 12 to 1 p.m. The lunch is free for veterans, and guests are $4. To attend, RSVP by Nov. 6.

November 10

So you want to quilt? Presentation. The Friends of the Cloverdale Library are sponsoring a presentation by local quilter Alys Hay regarding how to get started quilting. 1 p.m., Cloverdale Regional Library forum room, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

‘Zander Valley Quintet. The ‘Zander Valley Quintet featuring Paul Schneider on trumpet and vocals will be performing at Cloverdale Ale Company. The band will be performing cool and hard-bop jazz instrumentals, with classic vocals. Cloverdale Ale Company, 6:30 p.m., 131 E. First St.

November 12

Veterans Day concert. The Cloverdale American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Sons of the American Legion and the Woman’s Auxiliary are hosting Veterans Day concert on Monday, Nov.12, at 7 p.m. The concert will feature the Healdsburg Community Band, as well as speakers Geoff Peters and Al Delsid. Free to the public. Veterans Memorial Building, 205 W. First St.

November 15

The Easy Leaves. The Cloverdale Arts Alliance’s Americana Night will continue with The Easy Leaves on Nov. 15. The Easy Leaves are an acoustic duo formed north of San Francisco. Tickets are $15 for Cloverdale Arts Alliance members and $20 for non-members. Doors open at 7 p.m.; music is from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Cloverdale Arts Alliance, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

November 17

Senior center craft fair. The Cloverdale Multipurpose Senior Center will be hosting a craft fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cloverdale Multipurpose Senior Center, 311 N. Main St.

Render reception. The next gallery from the Cloverdale Arts Alliance, Render, is having its official reception. The featured artist for the exhibit is Hannah Popova Parker. The reception goes from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Cloverdale Arts Alliance Gallery, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

Open Mic Night. The Cloverdale Performing Arts Center is having an open mic night. Fun and full of surprises, the open mic night is a venue for artists of all kinds to perform. Performers must sign up with Artistic Director Yave Guzman by calling 707-508-8339 by 5 p.m. the Thursday before the event. The event is free, but donations are appreciated. 7 p.m., Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

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