House Concert with Minus Mary - TONIGHT!
Sep
21
7:00 PM19:00

House Concert with Minus Mary - TONIGHT!

What fun! Minus Mary has just finished an album, and they’re having their CD release party here with us!

They’re a great local band that plays acoustic-based original roots music, along with traditional, country, Americana, and rock.

Jason Loeks on upright bass, Alexis Hyatt on fiddle, Dan Gabel on mandolin and guitar, Dave Tavel on drums, and everyone on vocals!

There’s no charge for the event, but we’d love to send them away with donations that show our support. (We’ll also have beverages for sale to support Creative Interfaces.)

Check out their music on their website: minusmary.com

Come join us.  These guys are awesome!

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August Porch Nights - Week Four
Aug
26
6:30 PM18:30

August Porch Nights - Week Four

Once again, we're continuing our much-loved tradition on the porch at Cedar House.  This is a fun opportunity to hear stories read aloud -- something we all enjoyed as kids, but you don't have to be a kid to enjoy it.  Come listen to part four of "The Princess and Curdie," an old and wonderful tale by George MacDonald - first published in 1883.  We'll have two reading sessions with a short break in the middle.  MacDonald's stories are known for being highly imaginative and full of deep, yet accessible teaching.  As a writer, he was a true innovator, whose works influenced Lewis Carroll, J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and Charles Williams. (The photo here was actually taken by Lewis Carroll in the 1860's.)

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August Porch Nights - Week Three
Aug
19
6:30 PM18:30

August Porch Nights - Week Three

Once again, we're continuing our much-loved tradition on the porch at Cedar House.  This is a fun opportunity to hear stories read aloud -- something we all enjoyed as kids, but you don't have to be a kid to enjoy it.  Come listen to part three of "The Princess and Curdie," an old and wonderful tale by George MacDonald - first published in 1883.  We'll have two reading sessions with a short break in the middle.  MacDonald's stories are known for being highly imaginative and full of deep, yet accessible teaching.  As a writer, he was a true innovator, whose works influenced Lewis Carroll, J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and Charles Williams. (The photo here was actually taken by Lewis Carroll in the 1860's.)

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Storyline Reading and Reception
Aug
18
7:00 PM19:00

Storyline Reading and Reception

Join us at Cedar House for a chance to let your mind and heart wander to amazing places as you listen to the writings of some amazing people.

You'll hear from Alan Buhtz, Tim Robinson, Kevin Oshiro, David Harmon, Craig Combs, and our featured writer for the evening............Eleanor Bailey.

Eleanor's tales of her early life on the farm, her adventures growing up, and her spiritual journey will delight you.  I hope you'll be able to join us!

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August Porch Nights - Week Two
Aug
12
6:30 PM18:30

August Porch Nights - Week Two

Once again, we're continuing our much-loved tradition on the porch at Cedar House.  This is a fun opportunity to hear stories read aloud -- something we all enjoyed as kids, but you don't have to be a kid to enjoy it.  Come listen to part two of "The Princess and Curdie," an old and wonderful tale by George MacDonald - first published in 1883.  We'll have two reading sessions with a short break in the middle.  MacDonald's stories are known for being highly imaginative and full of deep, yet accessible teaching.  As a writer, he was a true innovator, whose works influenced Lewis Carroll, J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and Charles Williams. (The photo here was actually taken by Lewis Carroll in the 1860's.)

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Second Saturday Artist Gathering
Aug
11
10:00 AM10:00

Second Saturday Artist Gathering

  • The Marin School / BayMarin Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

If you have room in your weekend, swing by our monthly artist gathering this Saturday.  We'll meet starting at 10am, and go until 1pm.  If you'd like to share any art you're currently working on, bring it along and think about what kind of feedback you'd like.  If you don't have anything ready, we'd love to see you anyway ----- just bring yourself and a readiness to mix it up with some great people.

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August Porch Nights - Week One
Aug
5
6:30 PM18:30

August Porch Nights - Week One

Once again, we're continuing our much-loved tradition on the porch at Cedar House.  This is a fun opportunity to hear stories read aloud -- something we all enjoyed as kids, but you don't have to be a kid to enjoy it.  Come listen to part one of "The Princess and Curdie," an old and wonderful tale by George MacDonald - first published in 1883.  We'll have two reading sessions with a short break in the middle.  MacDonald's stories are known for being highly imaginative and full of deep, yet accessible teaching.  As a writer, he was a true innovator, whose works influenced Lewis Carroll, J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and Charles Williams. (The photo here was actually taken by Lewis Carroll in the 1860's.)

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Second Saturday Artist Gathering
Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

Second Saturday Artist Gathering

  • The Marin School / BayMarin Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We're excited to gather Bay Area artists together this Saturday for our monthly gathering.  We've been enjoying some beautiful and highly creative artwork at our recent gatherings, and we anticipate getting to experience more great work this week.

We'll provide some light morning fare and hot beverages.  Join us!

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Storyline Reading Event with Luke Wakefield & Friends
Mar
24
7:00 PM19:00

Storyline Reading Event with Luke Wakefield & Friends

Join us at Cedar House for a chance to let your mind and heart wander to amazing places as you listen to the writings of some amazing people.

You'll hear from:

  • Alan Buhtz
  • Eleanor Bailey
  • Kevin Oshiro
  • David Harmon
  • Craig Combs
  • Tim Robinson

And our featured writer:

  • Luke Wakefield

Luke is the author of Starlight and Shipping Wax, a book of poetry that is both beautiful and powerful.  We'll have copies available for purchase after the reading.  It's also available in paperback HERE, and Kindle editions are available from Amazon and other sources.

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Second Saturday Artist Gathering
Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Second Saturday Artist Gathering

  • The Marin School / BayMarin Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy a time of encouragement and fellowship with a wonderful group of Bay Area artists.  Bring a piece of your art if you have something ready, but it's not required.  Feel free to show up and participate as much or as little as you'd like.

This month, we're excited to be joined by Luke and Becca Wakefield.  We've missed their creative contributions since they moved away about four years ago, and now they're back!  Well, for a couple weeks, anyway.

Join us --- it will be great to have you!  Enjoy fresh coffee, tea, and light morning fare as you experience some quality time with some rare and wonderful people.

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Second Saturday Artist Gathering
Feb
10
10:00 AM10:00

Second Saturday Artist Gathering

  • The Marin School / BayMarin Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Artists from around the area will gather this Saturday morning at 10am to celebrate the sheer joy of creativity.  We had a great time last month and I very much look forward to our February gathering.  Bring some of your work --- any art form (I know we'll have at least three great paintings showing because Karen has been busy!)

If you don't have anything ready, come anyway --- take a couple hours to experience a rare kind of fellowship.

We'll have some morning beverages and light fare waiting for you...

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Second Saturday Artist Gathering
Jan
13
10:00 AM10:00

Second Saturday Artist Gathering

  • The Marin School / BayMarin Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us this week as artists from around the Bay Area get together in a forum for discussion, feedback, and mutual support.  It's a casual gathering, and all are welcome.  If you would like to show some of your artwork, bring it along.  Be prepared to give and receive wild applause!

We'll provide fresh hot coffee, tea, and some light morning fare.  Come on by!

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