Friday, October 23, 7:30 pm: Point Richmond Jazz presents Carlos Reyes. Carlos is a world-renowned violinist and harpist. Carlos was born in Paraguay and now lives in the Bay Area. His charismatic personality and outstanding musical talents are a potent combination insuring a great concert. He has started a program in Paraguay to bring back musical instruments to the children. Come and hear him. Tickets: $18 through prjazz.org and $25 at the door. First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina, Point Richmond.
Saturday, October 24, 2 pm: A Gathering to Remember Eli Botchan. Eli was a long-time friend/partner of our own Heather Damon. United Methodist Women are offering to help with refreshments. We will set up, bring something if you like, and stay and clean up. If you would like to help, contact Barbara Haley at email@example.com.
Sunday, October 25, after church: Finance Committee Meeting.
Sunday, November 1, after church: Publicity Committee Meeting.
Sunday, November 1, after church: Thanksgiving Dinner Planning Meeting.
Friday, November 13, 7:30 pm: Point Richmond Acoustic presents Katie Dahl and Friends. Katie is a singer/songwriter of folk music from Wisconsin. She’s got a gorgeous alto voice which she uses to fine effect on her carefully wrought lyrics and beautiful melodies. Katie’s husband, Rich Higdon, accompanies her on bass and percussion. Claudia Russell and Bruce Kaplan will back her on vocals and mandolin as well as open the show. Tickets: $15 richmondacoustic.org, $20 at the door. First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina, Point Richmond.
Thursday, November 26, 12-2 pm, Community Thanksgiving Dinner lovingly prepared for our community to enjoy. Interfaith Service of Thanks, 11:30 am. If you wish to help, contact Fran Smith: 707 427 2131 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, December 3: Dinner/Theater. Dinner at Hotel Mac and Theater at the Masquers Playhouse for the musical “The World Goes ‘Round. Songs by Kander and Ebb the men who created Cabaret and Chicago. Save the date and invite friends! Times and pricing to come.
Saturday, December 5, 1 pm: Annual All Church Conference, held at El Sobrante United Methodist Church. Bridges District Superintendent, Rev. Schuyler Rhodes will preside. All are welcome. 670 Appian Way, El Sobrante.