Thursday, June 20 

Today is the summer solstice. 

A food bank opens at 11 a.m. for elders and at 11:45 a.m. for all others on Thursdays at the Bolinas Community Center. A drive-through food pantry is open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays at the San Geronimo Commons, and the Tomales food pantry is open from 2 to 2:45 p.m. at the town hall. 

A free, very gentle yoga class takes place from 11 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Dance Palace Community Center. Pre-registration required by contacting Noele at (415) 723.9691 or [email protected]

Donovan Patrick Walsh plays live music at 6 p.m. at the Due West Tavern, in Olema. No cover. 

Zumba with Gina Tanner and Chrissy Costello takes place from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursdays at the Dance Palace. $12 drop-in fee.

A class in shamanic journeying takes place from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month, guided by Celtic healer and counselor Cara Gardner. $25 to $40 sliding-scale fee. For information and to register, email [email protected] or text (805) 570.8532.

Friday, June 21 

A coffee klatch takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Fridays at the Stinson Beach Library. 

Marin County Parks and the Bolinas Lagoon Advisory Council host an annual summer field trip to tour the latest restoration work on the Bolinas Lagoon, meeting at 11 a.m. at the end of Calle del Arroyo just outside the Seadrift gate. Featuring presentations by representatives of Marin County Parks and the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary followed by a tour of a proposed restoration site on the conservation path along the lagoon.

A Cheese Lovers Tasting Experience at the Farm starts at 1:30 p.m. today and at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. tomorrow at The Fork at Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company, outside Point Reyes Station. $45. Information at www.pointreyescheese.com.

The Learning Bus visits Mesa Park from 2 to 4 p.m. in Bolinas for summertime playing, storytelling, art making and learning. Pick up a free preschool backpack with learning materials and gift books.

The Bookmobile celebrates its 75th anniversary from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Inverness Library. Featuring giveaways, games, vinyl records and more. 

Susan Z and The Winding Road play a celebration of Sheryl Crow for a dinner show at 7:30 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $20. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

JJ Diversity plays rock ’n roll and Americana at 8 p.m. at the Western, in Point Reyes Station. $5.

Amy LaVere and Will Sexton play at 8:30 p.m. indoors at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $10 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

Saturday, June 22 

A Shabbat gathering starts at 10:30 a.m. in Woodacre in a private home, with morning prayers, music, singing, conversation and a potluck lunch. Bring a dish, musical instruments welcome. Contact Shelley at [email protected] or (415) 488.0577. 

A volunteer training for the beach-watch program Marin MPA Watch takes place from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Limantour Beach, in the Point Reyes National Seashore. Sponsored by the Environmental Action Committee of West Marin; for information and to register, visit www.eacmarin.org/mpa-watch.  

The Point Reyes Farmers Market takes place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. outdoors at Toby’s Feed Barn. Featuring organic regional produce, meats, artisan foods and crafts. Story Kushner takes the stage with songs of love, struggle and managing life as a teen. 

The Bolinas Museum hosts a panel discussion with organizers and student photographers with Gallery Route One’s Latino Photography Project at 2 p.m. in conjunction with the current exhibit, “Nuestra Identidad/Our Identity” showing at the museum. 

The Turf Cutters and friends play traditional Irish music from 2 to 4:30 p.m. in Toby’s Feed Barn, in Point Reyes Station. Free. 

Nashville singer-songwriter Mark Stuart performs a family-friendly show at 4 p.m. at the Gospel Flats farmstand, in Bolinas. Bring a blanket to sit on. 

Mesa Refuge hosts its Annual Garden Party from 2 to 4 p.m. Hear alum Natalie Foster talk about her new book, “The Guarantee,” meet the Spring Writer on the Edge, and enjoy tacos, local desserts and wine. $25 suggested donation. Register at www.mesarefuge.org/events/2024-garden-party.

Agents of Change play Americana at 4 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. Donations welcome. 

The Fox and the Hounds play country music, classics and originals at 5 p.m. outdoors at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $10 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

HowellDevine plays the blues for a dinner show at 8 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $20. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

Empty Pool plays surf, psych and sludge at 8:30 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. $5. 

Sunday, June 23 

A Summer Solstice Gathering takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Dance Palace Community Center. Free. Featuring place-inspired crafts, a guided nature walk in the wetlands, demonstrations, refreshments and more. Co-sponsored by In Place. More information at www.inplacelearning.org/solstice-gathering.

“A Look into the Lens” invites you into the Point Reyes Lighthouse to discover its history and function with a park ranger from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays.

“Shipwrecks of Marin,” a free illustrated talk by author Brian Crawford, starts at 2 p.m. at the Tomales Regional History Center. Crawford will describe six significant wrecks, and his book will be available for sale. 

A sacred music celebration honoring the summer solstice starts at 2:30 p.m. at Commonweal and online. Featuring pianist Maryliz Smith performing her own and others’ compositions of sacred music, snacks and community. Donations appreciated. Register at https://tns.commonweal.org/events/maryliz-smith/

The Acme Blues Band’s all-star reunion starts at 3 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. $5. 

Jerry’s Middle Finger plays for a Barbecue on the Lawn at 4 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $30 tickets at www.ranchonicasio.com

The LoWatters play West Marinicana, from high lonesome twang to low-down dirty roots, at 5 p.m. outdoors at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $10 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

Hannah Jern-Miller plays acoustic folk from 5 to 7 p.m. at Tony’s Seafood, in Marshall. No cover.

A free screening of the documentary film “The Cockettes” starts at 7 p.m. at the Bolinas Community Center, sponsored by the Bolinas Library. A Q&A with director David Weissman follows. 

Jazz trio Charged Particles featuring Tod Dickow performs at 4:30 p.m. and again at 7 p.m. in a house concert on the Inverness Ridge. Presented by Every Blue Moon Concerts. $65 tickets available in advance at everybluemoonconcerts.org.

Monday, June 24 

The Floating Island Sangha led by Stuart and Carrie Kutchins meets on Zoom at 8:30 a.m. on Mondays for silent meditation followed by discussion. Email Carrie at [email protected] for information. 

The Rollin’ Root produce truck sells farmers’ market produce on Mondays at the following locations in West Marin: Main Street and Dillon Beach Road in Tomales from 9 to 10 a.m., the Hog Island Oyster Farm from 11 a.m. to noon and Walnut Place in Point Reyes Station from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m.

The West Marin Community Services food pantry is open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and on Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 4 p.m.  

Muniera Kadrie offers a free hour-long chair yoga session at 11 a.m., then a senior lunch starts at noon, at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. $3 donation for those 62 and over, $6 for those under 62. To make a reservation, email Nicole at [email protected]

Mending Mondays takes place from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Bolinas Library. Bring your projects. 

A mending circle meets from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. every Monday in the Jack Mason Museum room of the Inverness Library. Bring your project and any bobbles and notions to share. 

The Stinson Beach Fire Protection District board meets in person and online at 4 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month. Information at www.stinsonbeachfireprotectiondistrict.org

The Lagunitas Open Gym features co-ed basketball from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Mondays. $5 to $10 sliding-scale donation. 

A free Spanish-speaking emotional support group meets from 6 to 8 p.m. on second and fourth Mondays at the West Marin Multi-Services Center (1 Sixth Street) in Point Reyes Station. For information, call (415) 496.5680.

A disaster preparedness class taught in Spanish takes place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Bolinas firehouse. Free, with $50 gift cards for completing the class. Dinner and childcare provided. To register, call (415) 937.7779.

Dinner and Movie Mondays feature a free movie screening at 7 p.m. each week except the first Monday of the month at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. 

A free monthly osteopathic clinic takes place from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Tomales Town Hall. Email [email protected] to sign up for an hour-long treatment. 

Tuesday, June 25 

Pilates with Lorraine Fisher-Smith takes place from 9 to 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at the Dance Palace Community Center, with a Zoom option. $16 drop-in fee. 

Kids age 5 and up can practice reading with a librarian in 20-minute, one-on-one sessions between 3:30 and 4:30 p.m. on Mondays at the Point Reyes Library. Register by emailing [email protected] or calling (415) 663.8375. 

Drop-in one-on-one tech support is available from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Stinson Beach Library. Bring your laptop, tablet or smartphone. 

The San Geronimo Valley Open Gym is open for pickleball from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Tuesdays. $5 to $10 requested donation.

Wednesday, June 26 

Rotarian Richard Swart describes the upcoming Potential Rotary Leaders seminar and the skills it teaches during the regular meeting of the West Marin Rotary Club at 8:30 a.m. in person in Toby’s Feed Barn Gallery and online. For a link, email [email protected]

A deep flow yoga class with Trishna Horvath takes place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Dance Palace Community Center. By donation. Pre-registration requested at www.dancepalace.org/event/.

The Inverness Foundation and Association meets at 7 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month at the Jack Mason Museum and on Zoom. The agenda is posted at www.invernessassociation.org. Email [email protected] for the link.

The Bolinas Fire Protection District board meets on at 7 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month at the fire station. Visit www.bolinasfire.org for information.

Thursday, June 27 

Indivisible West Marin writes postcards to get out the vote every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Community Room of the West Marin Multi-Services Center (100 Sixth Street), in Point Reyes Station. For information, email [email protected].

Clean Slate, a program with the Marin County Public Defender’s Office, visits the Bolinas Community Center from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. offering walk-in assistance with many services, including help with the D.M.V., expungement of records, convictions, fines and much more. 

A Pride listening party takes place from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Point Reyes Library. For more information, email Annemarie at [email protected] or call (415)663.8375.

Wendy Fitz plays at 6 p.m. at the Due West Tavern, in Olema. No cover. 

Drop-in one-on-one tech support is available from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursdays at the Point Reyes Library. Bring your laptop, tablet or smartphone. 

An open mic hosted by Ezco starts at 8 p.m. at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. 

Friday, June 28 

The Point Reyes Tracking School presents a core class with Richard Vacha from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and tomorrow. $75 per day. Register by emailing [email protected].

A coffee klatch takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Fridays at the Stinson Beach Library. 

An improv sewing workshop with Kerry Livingston takes place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stinson Beach Library. All materials provided, including cloth, needles, thread and embroidery hoops. No sewing experience necessary; just come play. Questions welcome at [email protected] or (415) 602.5679.

An online U.S. citizenship class takes place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. sponsored by the Point Reyes Library. For information and registration, email [email protected]. Drop-ins welcome. 

“La Vida Es Sueño,” a baroque play by Pedro Calderón de la Barca, is performed in Spanish by members of the West Marin community at 7 p.m. at the Dance Palace Community Center. English supertitles included. $25 for adults, kids are free. Tickets at www.eventbrite.com

A Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris tribute dinner show starts at 7:30 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $25. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

Pronounced Harmony plays rock, country, pop, jazz and the blues at 8 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. $5. 

Saturday, June 29 

The Point Reyes Tracking School presents a core class with Richard Vacha from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. $75. Register by emailing [email protected]

The Point Reyes Farmers Market takes place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. outdoors at Toby’s Feed Barn. Featuring organic regional produce, meats, artisan foods and crafts. Meggy Traverse performs folk, bluegrass and Americana. 

A taiko drumming demonstration by Kristy Aki Oshiro takes place from 10 to 11 a.m. on the Livery Stable lawn in Point Reyes Station, and from noon to 1 p.m. at the Bolinas downtown park. Hosted by the Point Reyes Library. 

Today is the last day to view the group exhibit, “Protect What You Love: Art as Advocacy,” at the offices of the Environmental Action Committee of West Marin (65 Third St., Suite 12), in Point Reyes Station. Open Wednesdays through Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m. More information at www.eacmarin.org/art-as-advocacy.

RedEyeGypsy plays Latin percussion-driven rock, salsa, reggae and more at 5 p.m. outdoors at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $10 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

Essence and Friends plays at 6:30 p.m. at Giaco’s Valley Roadhouse, in San Geronimo. 

“La Vida Es Sueño,” a baroque play by Pedro Calderón de la Barca, is performed in Spanish by members of the West Marin community at 7 p.m. at the Dance Palace Community Center. English supertitles included. $25 for adults, kids are free. Tickets at www.eventbrite.com

Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers play a dinner show at 8 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $25. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

Heath De Haberlin plays classic rock ’n roll at 8 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. $5. 

Sunday, June 30

The Marin Tracking Club meets at 8:30 a.m. on the front porch of Toby’s Feed Barn, in Point Reyes Station, on the last Sunday of the month. Come prepared to explore sites in the Point Reyes National Seashore or other nearby locations. Free.

Sacred Heart Church hosts a fiesta fundraiser from 1 to 6 p.m. in Olema. Featuring Mexican food and drink, music, dancing, bocce ball and mechanical bull rides. 

New Orleans funk and groove band ExtraExtra plays at 3 p.m. outdoors at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $10 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

Michael McQuilkin’s Family Music Hour XXII returns to the newly renovated courtyard, starting with dinner for purchase from Revivir Las Culturas at 4 p.m. and the show at 5:30 p.m. $10 for adults, free for children. Tickets at https://events.humanitix.com/mcquilkin-fmh.

Ruthie Foster plays for a Barbecue on the Lawn at 4 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $40. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com

New Skye plays an eclectic blend of country rock, Americana, jazz and blues from 5 to 7 p.m. at Tony’s Seafood, in Marshall. No cover.

“La Vida Es Sueño,” a baroque play by Pedro Calderón de la Barca, is performed in Spanish by members of the West Marin community at 7 p.m. at the Dance Palace Community Center. English supertitles included. $25 for adults, kids are free. Tickets at www.eventbrite.com