As the summer starts to wind down and there is a refreshing hint of cool in the mornings, It’s time for the SHINDIG! The annual, popular harvest festival  at the Schoolhouse is back- Sunday, Oct 7th 11am-dusk. Come enjoy treats and healthy farm food, games and prizes, contests to enter or be entertained by, & […]

Encaustic Painting Workshop on Saturday, Oct 13th

    Encaustic Painting Workshop with Molly Jochem and Gigi Grinstad Saturday, Oct 13th, 2018 Noon-3 $50 This workshop will be a chance to experiment with encaustic medium and oil paints to make a small piece of art. Encaustic is a fun and versatile medium made of a wax mixed with a resin and pigment. […]

Fire on the Ridge: How do we make our community more fire safe?

 SJRTA presents a talk about fire safety Thursday, November 8 at 7 pm Cal Fire, NSJ Fire Dept and others describe our fire prone environment, projects underway, what YOU can do, and resources available. A free public event produced by San Juan Ridge Taxpayers Association. Light refreshments (donations of cookies or hors d’oeuvres welcome!) Doors […]

New Art for the new Season

  Gigi+ Sid+ molly: Art Show of Paintings, Prints, Beauty and Wonder On Display Oct.6~Nov.21  Artist Reception on Sat. Oct 13th 5-8pm Gigi Grinstad is a student of the natural world and her art often begins with forms found in nature. She is also fascinated by irregular repetition, so you can frequently find shifting patterns […]

IMAGINATRIX -The Terence McKenna Experience

Film artist Ken Adams presents IMAGINATRIX -The Terence McKenna Experience on Saturday, Nov. 10th at 6 pm. Terence McKenna was a renegade intellectual and avid advocate for psychedelic society. His humor and intelligence re-vitalized discussions around cognitive liberty and the essential role of imagination for human existence. McKenna extolled psychedelic experience as both a sacred […]