Register by September 6 and take your SOUL to the next level
From SoulCycle: An Exciting Opportunity for Marin Parents
Back to School = Back to TUTU School!
- Fall classes at Tutu School start on September 2, and registration is ongoing
- Classes for little dancers 18 months to 8 years old
- Register at tutuschool.com or 415.419.5610
Fall Look Book now at INTERMIX
Back to School Special!
Dine In, Take Out, or Delivery Service
to Home, Office or for any Occasion
– Free steamed dumpling when you mention this email –
Offer good thru September 30
415-461-0189 / www.thasiam.net
Shop Calypso's fall collection and save!
– YOU'RE INVITED –
Join us on Wednesday, September 3, from 3:30-5 pm
for a Fun Tote-Decorating Event at Poppy Store
Snacks and refreshments, too!
Rustic Wine Bar continues in September
Thursdays through Saturdays, 5-8 pm
At Belcampo, save 10% on Fridays in September
Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring the Erik Jekabson Trio
The Erik Jekabson Trio combines aspects of the technically demanding New York modern scene with a more laid-back, West Coast attitude. Trumpeter/composer Erik Jekabson is a versatile performer with formidable jazz improvisation skills who has moved deftly between the worlds of creative improvisation, funk and pop. Jekabson's time in New Orleans and New York City show up beautifully in his compositions.
Enjoy the folkish sounds of Scott Barkin & Friends
Scott Barkin is a New York-based singer/songwriter of the highest order with an amazing mastery of the acoustic guitar rarely seen within the camp of songwriters at large. Scott's performances have met rave reviews throughout the U.S. as he toured extensively to support his two solos releases. Scott is also a member of the influential NYC guitar trio, Barky, and has performed throughout the U.S., Canada, and beyond. In this special performance at Marin Country Mart, Scott will be joined on stage by some of his formidable musical friends from the Bay Area.
Love books? Come to the Book Club Mixer at DIESEL!
Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring Lee Waterman & Jazz Caliente
Guitarist and composer Lee Waterman's Latin jazz ensemble, Jazz Caliente, percolates with infectious Afro-Cuban and Brazilian rhythms. Lee founded the band in 1989 as a vehicle for his original compositions and his unique arrangements of songs by the great jazz and Latin masters, including Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Tito Puente, and Sergio Mendes. Jazz Caliente features Lee Waterman, accoustic& electric guitars; Melecio Magdaluyo, tenor and soprano saxophones, flute, clarinet, and congas; Tommy Kesecker, vibraphone and crotales; Michael Wilcox, electric bass; Bill Belasco, drums; and Michaelle Goerlitz, percussion.
You're invited to the Kids Pajama Party at DIESEL, with Aaron Becker
Calling all bakers! Do friends and family say you make the best pie ever? If so, come show off your Americana baking skills and enter the 4th Annual Pie Baking Contest at the Marin Country Mart Farmers’ Market on Saturday, September 13th. The blue ribbon winner will receive a $200 cash prize and eternal bragging rights!
To enter the competition, bring your best pie to the BIG farmers' market tent at the Marin Country Mart by 10 a.m. the morning of Saturday, September 13th. Pie entries should be prepared in a disposable 9" pie tin, and must be accompanied by the title of the pie, the bakers name, phone number, and the pie recipe. Ingredients must be all natural (natural does not contain any artificial ingredients, coloring, or chemical preservatives), and only one entry is allowed per person. Pies will be judged on appearance, filling, crust, and overall taste. Roll up your sleeves, roll out the dough, and show us how you roll!
Interested in learning to make pie from the best bakers in town? Then stop by the Apple Pie Making Demonstration, taking place from 10:30-11:30 am. Also, Three Babes Bakeshop will be selling slices of pie all day long, with over six types to choose from!
READY TO WELCOME A NEW PET?
On Sunday, September 14, from 11 am - 3 pm, George hosts a pet adoption event for PAW Fund, featuring cats and dogs seeking a good home. If you're considering a new pet, come see the animals!
PAW Fund ( www.pawfund.org ) is an organization that helps people care for their pets. They offer free monthly vaccine and health clinics in Berkeley. Although their primary focus is not pet adoptions, they help re-home dogs and cats whenever they can.
Enjoy the folkish sounds of American Nomad
American Nomad is an award-winning acoustic group in the widely eclectic Bay Area music scene. They were honored for best vocal performance in the 2013 Berkeley Old Time Music Competition. Rooted in Americana and folk/swing traditions, their carefully crafted original music maintains a modern relevance. Smart songwriting, catchy lyrics, tight rhythms, rich harmonies, and strong musicianship draws from the spirit of travel and authentic life experience.
You're invited to Ladies Night at the Mart, benefitting Sunny Hills Services
Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring the Smith Dobson Quartet
Multi-instrumentalist and creative jazz thinker Smith Dobson V is focused on swinging, but always with an ear open to what’s new. With Dobson on saxophone, pianist Keith Saunders, bassist Doug Stuart and drummer Tony Johnson, this quartet delivers a hard-driving set that balances past, present and future.
JUICE: RECIPES FOR JUICING, CLEANSING & LIVING WELL
Author talk & book signing with Carly de Castro, Hedi Gores and Hayden Slater –
plus juicing demo and juice samples
Saturday, September 20, 10:30 am
under the big tent at the Farmers' Market
Once considered a practice of raw-food zealots, juicing now is a widely accepted source of vital nutrients and an integral part of a fit and healthy lifestyle. In this full-color health guide and cookbook (requiring only a blender to use), the founders of Pressed Juicery feature 75 of their most popular juices, including signature beverages like Chocolate Almond and Coconut Mint Chip. Also included are detailed instructions on how to do a juice cleanse safely, the benefits of juicing, and testimonials from those who've experienced personal health transformations.
At this special event, DIESEL, A Bookstore, welcomes Carly de Castro, Hedi Gores, and Hayden Slater – the founders of Pressed Juicery, the Los Angeles-based chain of juice shops with over 20 locations in Northern and Southern California, including Marin Country Mart. Pressed Juicery has been widely featured in the media, including numerous magazines, TV, radio and websites.
Enjoy the folkish sounds of Claudia Russell and The Folk Unlimited Orchestra
Claudia Russell and the Folk Unlimited Orchestra take folk as far, wide and as high as it will stretch!. Enjoy the dynamic vocal/guitar talent of Claudia Russell, with Bruce Kaplan on mandolin and guitar. Besides writing evocative songs, Claudia is known for her vocal talent. She is an expressive and versatile singer, as at home on a soulful ballad as a Buddy Holly-style romp.
Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring Trio Extraordinaire
This event features some of the finest Bay Area jazz players. Founded in 2010, Trio Extraordinaire marries standards, free improv, and original composition in an exciting and satisfying mix for any jazz lover. Members of this world-class group have performed throughout the Bay Area and beyond with a multitude of jazz's most forward-thinking musicians and straight-ahead masters.
You're Invited to the Autumn Arrivals Showcase at Unionmade
September 26, 6-9 pm
DirectionFive is back at the Marin Country Mart Farmers' Market on Saturday, September 27th, from 10:30-11:30 am. Kids and parents will enjoy a cooking demonstration and tasting with hands-on participation (appropriate for children of all ages).
Enjoy the folkish sounds of Jimmy Dillon and Generation Next
Come for Reading Together at DIESEL: For kids 8-10 and 10-12
Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring the Mads Tolling Trio
Grammy Award-winning violinist Mads Tolling showcases his flying bow, creatively nimble improvisation and eclectic arrangements. “Mads has amazing talent and skills that few young musicians can match. His music is both beautiful and refreshing, exhibiting his superb mastery of the Modern Amercian Jazz music that is rarely seen among his peers.” – Jean-Luc Ponty