Upcoming Events

Sunday, October 19, 4:00 PM

The College of Marin music department is pleased to announce a faculty recital of masterpieces of the twentieth century to benefit the successful continuation of the college’s Contemporary Opera Marin, a showcase of community and student talent in handpicked rare works, such as last summer’s Maria of Buenos Aires. The performance will be rendered with experienced prowess by pianist, Paul Smith, joined by violinist Tara Flandreau and cellist Anne Lerner-Wright, as well as guest artists Susannah Barley and Nick Xelenis.

Tuesday, October 21, 10:00 AM

Schools Performance: Ballet Folklorico de Mexico de Carlos Moreno

Thursday, October 23, 7:00 PM

Local resident and music teacher, David Whitney is a huge fan of documentaries of soulful musicians, he will share some of the very rare music documentaries he has accumulated over the years. David has gone to great lengths to acquire some stellar movies never shown in a theater, on TV, or released to the public, for one reason or another... These films have won numerous awards from major film festivals all over the globe, were made by world-renown film- makers, but have never seen the light of day! So, in the interest of building community through music, David invites the community to “Music Documentary Night” at The Dance Palace Church Space.

Friday, October 24, 7:30 PM

Back by popular demand!

"Mike and Ruthy" & "The Old Way"

West Marin's own "The Old Way" (Irena and Joshua Smith) kicked off the locals series last year.  "The Old Way" return to the church space to host a double bill with some good friends, who happen to be musicians of the highest order, on tour from NY. The wonderful couple duo "Mike and Ruthy" (Mike Merenda and Ruth Ungar) out of Woodstock, will be performing their impeccable harmonies, poignant instrumentals, and perfectly crafted tunes in a rare West Marin performance not to be missed! "Mike and Ruthy" are a mainstay of the American folk scene. They have performed backing Pete Seeger over the past several years, and bring a wealth of unique perspective as one of the small number of torchbearers carrying the Hudson River Valley musical legacy into the future. Fans of acoustic music will not want to miss this show!

Saturday, October 25, 3:00 PM

Get ready for future droughts, lower your water bill, and reduce strain on septic systems. Gray water and rainwater harvesting expert Patrick Picard will teach us how to make the most of our precious water resources through ‘laundry to landscape’ gray water systems and rainwater harvesting systems. Workshop will include a demonstration set up of a simple rainwater harvesting system.


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