Thursday, April 18 

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].

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]

The Shoreline Unified School District board meets in open session at 6 p.m. at Tomales High School. Information at www.shorelineunified.org.

Donovan Patrick plays at 6 p.m. at the Due West Tavern, in Olema. No cover. Enjoy discounted oysters and a smoked ribs special on Thursday nights. 

A virtual workshop for West Marin homeowners interested in exploring building an accessory dwelling unit takes place from 6 to 7 p.m. Information at www.adumarin.org/webinars

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

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. 

The Lagunitas School board meets at 6:30 p.m. in Room 14.  

Friday, April 19 

The 15th annual Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival takes place today through Sunday in many locations throughout Marin, Sonoma and Contra Costa Counties, presented by the Environmental Action Committee of West Marin. Schedule and ticket information at www.pointreyesbirdingfestival.org

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 scraps of cloth, needles, thread and embroidery hoops. No sewing experience necessary; just come play. Questions welcome at [email protected] or (415) 602.5679.

“Spring Cleaning,” a two-day exhibition of knives handcrafted by Everett Noel, takes place today and tomorrow from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Blunk Space, in Point Reyes Station. 

Celebrate Dîa de los Niños at 3:30 p.m. at the Bolinas-Stinson School with crafts, book giveaways, food, music and dancing with Afro-Peruvian troupe Cunamacue. Hosted in partnership with the Bolinas Library. 

An opening reception for “Protect What You Love: Art as Advocacy” take place from 5 to 7 p.m. at 65 Third Street, Suite 12, in Point Reyes Station, part of the 15th annual Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival. Artists include Wes Eagle-Gibbs, Sarah Killingsworth, Barbara Libby-Steinmann, Mark Lipman, Michael O’Shea, Shelley Rugg, Kathryn St. Clair and Xander Weaver-Scull.

The Gan HaLev Jewish Congregation presents a virtual Shabbat service at 7 p.m. Email [email protected] for information. 

The 10 x 10 Performance Lab and Variety Show starts a 7 p.m. in the Dance Palace Church Space. Featuring 10 performing for 10 minutes each in any number of genres, with audience feedback encouraged. $10. 

MoonAlice plays a dinner show at 7:30 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $30. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

Casual Country plays at 8:30 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls. 

PSDSP plays at 9 p.m. at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $15 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

Alligator Bayou & Blues plays at 9 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. $5. 

Saturday, April 20 

The Stinson Beach County Water District meets at 9:30 a.m. on the third Saturday of the month at 3785 Shoreline Highway. 

A storytime for preschoolers takes place from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Bolinas Library. Tea and refreshments served. 

Little Wing Farm hosts a plant sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the farm. Look for signs on the Point Reyes-Petaluma Road outside Point Reyes Station. Organic vegetable starts include tomatoes, peppers, peas, kale, chard and more. Cash or check only.

A brief talk about gray whales as they migrate past Point Reyes takes place at 11:30 a.m. on weekends on the observation deck above the Point Reyes Lighthouse. Then, a park ranger speaks inside the lighthouse from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays. 

“Climate Fest!” takes place from noon to 3 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center, presented by the center and the NextGen Greenstitch Climate Action, Fibershed and Red Twig Farm. Free. Featuring live music, an aerial performance, food for sale, interactive climate action booths and “Entangled,” an art exhibit featuring work by Judith Selby Lang and Richard Lang.

A Point Reyes National Seashore ranger leads a short program on northern elephant seals at 12:30 and again at 2:30 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday on the front deck of the Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center at Drakes Beach. 

A reception and artist talk with Ambrose Leite takes place from 2 to 4 p.m. at Artiquity Gallery, in Inverness. Exhibit shows through May 26. Information at www.artiquitygallery.com.

A reception for “Common Threads: A Textile Show of Paper, Cloth, Thread and Shadow” by Andrea Magnani Rosenman takes place from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Stinson Beach Library. The exhibit shows through April. 

Karen Sudjian and the Alex Martels Quartet play jazz standards, bossa nova and the blues at 6:30 p.m. at Giaco’s Valley Roadhouse, in San Geronimo. 

Mike Weiss & Shambollicks play at 8:30 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls. 

The Stick Shifts play classic rock at 8 p.m. at the Western, in Point Reyes Station. $5. 

The Overcommitments play for a dinner show at 8 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $15. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

An Epicenter Sound 4/20 party featuring DJs Omatic, Zoro and Zelus starts at 9 p.m. at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $5 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

Sunday, April 21 

The Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival hosts a free family fun day from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Livery Stable lawn, in Point Reyes Station. Featuring All About Owls live bird ambassadors, a discovery walk in the wetlands, hands-on activities, binocular training, face painting and live music with the Pretty Swell Band. 

A walk for peace in Gaza starts at noon every Sunday in Bolinas, meeting at the cemetery at St. Mary Magdalene Church to walk from Pine Gulch Creek to the sea.

A workshop in making kraut, kimchi, pickles and more takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. at the West Marin Culture Shop, in Point Reyes Station. Led by Maggie Levinger of Wild West Ferments. $110. Register at www.wildwestferments.com/workshops.

A celebration of Dave Mitchell’s life and work takes place from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at Toby’s Feed Barn, in Point Reyes Station. Featuring videos, photos, music and an opportunity to share memories and reflections. 

Pinkham’s MaxPower Jazzers play at 2 p.m. indoors at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $10 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

“Off the Wall,” a freewriting workshop, takes place from 2 to 4 p.m. every third Sunday at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. Free. All ages and levels of experience welcome. For information, contact Barbara at [email protected] or (415) 488.4605. 

Artists Patti Trimble and Ellen Vogel speak at 4 p.m. at Gallery Route One, in Point Reyes Station. Information at www.galleryrouteone.org.

Jinx Jones & The King Tones play for a dinner show at 5 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $20. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

Kevin Russell and the Familiar Strangers play an Americana grab bag from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Station House Café. No cover.

The Honky-Tonk Heroes play at 6 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls. 

Monday, April 22 

Today is Earth Day.

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.  

Yoga with Ellen Serber takes place in person and online at 10 a.m. on Mondays at the Dance Palace Community Center. $40 a month, or $15 to drop in. Email [email protected] for a Zoom link.

A senior lunch starts at noon on Mondays 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]

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 Board meets in person and online at 4 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month. Information at www.stinsonbeachfireprotectiondistrict.org

Feed the People provides a community dinner at 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays in the plaza behind the Bolinas Community Center. 

The West Marin-Inverness School Site Council meets from 5 to 6 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month in the Family Center at West Marin School. 

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 more information, call (415) 496.5680.

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. 

Tuesday, April 23 

Elder Woman Soul Fusion, a weekly ritual meditation, movement and music class with Amber Hines, takes place from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Bolinas Community Center. $10 to $20 sliding-scale donations. 

A special bilingual storytime with Little Red Reading Hood from Reach Out and Read starts at 1:30 p.m. at the Inverness Library. 

Reading Buddies, a tutoring program for children in kindergarten through third grade, takes place from 3 to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Point Reyes Library and online. To register, email Annemarie at [email protected]

Jon Gonzalez plays at 6 p.m. at the Due West Tavern, in Olema. No cover.

A beginning ESL class takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays at the Point Reyes Library. Registration required by contacting Annemarie at (415) 663.1849 or [email protected]

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, April 24 

A mobile health clinic takes place from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at West Marin School, offering well child visits, immunizations and same-day urgent care. Call Petaluma Health Center at (707) 559.7500 for an appointment. 

A special bilingual storytime with Little Red Reading Hood from Reach Out and Read starts at 10 a.m. at the Bolinas Library. 

A coffee klatch starts at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Inverness Library. 

Nnimmo Bassey speaks with host Michel Lerner about crises and solutions in the global south, the first of a three-part series, “Welcome, Wild Times: Conversation with Resilience Leaders in the Global South,” from noon to 1:30 p.m. online. $20 suggested donation. Register at https://tns.commonweal.org.

Family Wednesdays takes place from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Bolinas Community Center plaza with arts and crafts, books, exploration and snacks. Hosted by the Bolinas Library. 

“The Lay of the Land—Finding Common Ground,” a series of forums on housing needs and possible solutions for people of all ages and incomes in the San Geronimo Valley and Nicasio, takes place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the community center. More sessions will take place on May 8 and 29. Sponsored by the San Geronimo Valley Elders Council. Refreshments served. 

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. 

Grateful Wednesday starts at 7 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls.

Thursday, April 25 

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].

A fundraising dinner for humanitarian efforts in Ukraine starts at 5:30 p.m. at Saltwater Oyster Depot, in Inverness. $95 includes a special Ukrainian dinner and a presentation by Betty Grinshtein about her volunteer work. View the menu at www.saltwateroysterdepot.com/betty and email [email protected] to purchase tickets.

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

Ira and June perform old-time rabble rousers and love songs from 6 to 8 p.m. at a songwriter speakeasy at Eleven, in Bolinas.

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. 

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

An open mic with So-Sé starts at 7 p.m. at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. Free. 

Blue Grass with Seselia plays at 8 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls.

Friday, April 26 

SPAWN’s native plant nursery team meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Turtle Island Restoration Network headquarters (9255 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.), in Olema. Bring a water bottle and lunch; tools and gloves provided. RSVP requested to Audrey at [email protected].

Tenfold Farmstand hosts a pop-up plant sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and tomorrow at the Union Elementary School (5300 Redhill Road). Organic vegetable starts include tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, squash, herbs and flowers. The farmstand will be stocked and fresh bread will be on hand. 

Tony’s Seafood hosts a happy hour from 4 to 6 p.m. on Fridays in Marshall. Enjoy discounted oysters, beer, wine and small-plate chef specials.

Crying Time plays straight-up honky-tonk, 1970s cross-over country and elegiac originals for a dinner show at 7:30 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $20. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

Money Troubles plays at 8 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. $5.

Kelly McFarling + Big Dog play folk, rock, alt-country and more starts at 8:30 p.m. at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $15 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

John Varn & Friends play at 8:30 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls. 

Saturday, April 27 

The Gan HaLev Jewish Congregation hosts a potluck Shabbat-Pesach brunch at 10:30 a.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. 

West Marin Climate Action hosts an EV Expo from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Toby’s Food Barn, in Point Reyes Station. Featuring electric cars, trucks, bicycles and tools with their owners, including Spanish-speaking residents and experts on federal and state rebates. Refreshments served. If you would like to talk about your electric vehicle, email www.westmarinclimateaction.org/contact-us

A brief talk about gray whales as they migrate past Point Reyes takes place at 11:30 a.m. on weekends on the observation deck above the Point Reyes Lighthouse. Then, a park ranger speaks inside the lighthouse from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays. 

The Bolinas Community Center’s “Driftwood Dragon: Art, Garden & Food Festival” takes place from noon to 6 p.m. at the center with local music, food and beverages, crafts, garden goods, a silent auction and more. 

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

Press On Randy plays a record release party for “Albatross” at 8 p.m. at the Old Western Saloon, in Point Reyes Station. $5.

The Zydeco Flames play for a dinner show at 8 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. $20. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

Swamp Thang starts at 8:30 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls.

Annabelle’s Slime Hammock plays a blend of West Coast bass, hip hop, trap, dubstep and dancehall at 8:30 p.m. at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon, in Bolinas. $10 tickets at www.smileyssaloon.com.

Sunday, April 28 

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

Celebrate Dîa de los Niños from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Toby’s Feed Barn, in Point Reyes Station. Featuring Afro-Peruvian Dance Troupe Cunamacue, food, face painting, book giveaways and crafts. Hosted by the Point Reyes Library and Papermill Creek Children’s Corner.

The Lodge at Marconi celebrates its recent opening and International Marconi Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with local farmers’ market fare, live music, guided tours and activities. 

The Turf Cutters and friends play traditional Irish music from 1 to 4 p.m. in Toby’s Feed Barn, in Point Reyes Station. Free. 

The Burbank Family Story, a lecture by Meg Burbank, a relative of Luther Burbank and a docent at the Burbank Garden, takes place from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Tomales Regional History Center. Free. 

Translator Patty Crane reads from and discusses her translations of Nobel Prize-winning poet Tomas Tranströmer, recently published in “The Blue House: Collected Works of Tomas Tranströmer,” from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Dance Palace Church Space, in Point Reyes Station. 

Little Gems performs vocal harmonies and original songs at 4 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and $10 for students, children or fixed incomes. Tickets at https://events.humanitix.com/little-gems.

Todos Santos plays cantina Americana for a dinner show at 5 p.m. at Rancho Nicasio. No cover. Reservations at www.ranchonicasio.com.  

The Left Coast Syncopators play a raucous show of American roots R&B from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Station House Café, in Point Reyes Station. No cover.

The Papermill All-Stars with Darren Nelson and Jeremy D-Antonio play at 6 p.m. at the Papermill Creek Saloon, in Forest Knolls.