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February 2019

Shibori Indigo Dyeing Workshop

February 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn the magical, centuries-old technique of shibori indigo dyeing with Santa Cruz maker Kaitlin Bonifacio. Be guided through the fun and satisfying process of making your own shibori indigo patterned textiles. Price: $55 Register: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/events/2019/2/17/shibori-indigo-dyeing In this workshop, we will: - cover the basics of the Japanese art of folding and binding fabric - mix a vat of indigo dye together - dye your choice of either a full length scarf, a pair of…

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Set It Off at The Catalyst Club

February 17 @ 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Catalyst Club, 1011 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Set It Off are coming to the Catalyst Club Atrium on Sunday, February 17th! Plus: With Confidence Super Whatevr Venue: The Catalyst Club 1011 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz, California Tickets + Info➡️ https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1791949?utm_medium=bks Ages 16+ Doors 6:30pm / Show 7pm Tickets: $18 / $20

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John Craigie with The Coffis Brothers

February 17 @ 7:30 pm

Renowned for his eloquent Americana style, engaging live shows, and off-the-cuff clever observations, John Craigie carries on the legacy of classic singer-songwriters, while blazing a trail of his own. Recently, that trail twisted and turned into new territory for the Portland, OR performer who The Stranger appropriately dubbed, “the lovechild of John Prine and Mitch Hedberg.” His music speaks loud to both audiences and fellow artists. Todd Snider notably hand-delivered a gift on-stage, and Chuck Norris has sent fan mail. His fifth…

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The Bad Plus

February 18 @ 7:00 pm
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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The Bad Plus came together at the end of the 20th century and has avoided easy categorization ever since, winning critical hosannas and a legion of fans worldwide with their creativity, unique sound and flair for live performance. The intensely collaborative trio has constantly searched for rules to break and boundaries to cross, bridging genres and techniques while exploring the infinite possibilities of three exceptional musicians working in perfect sync. The band consists of founding members Reid Anderson (bass) and Dave…

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Author Event: Marlon James, Black Leopard, Red Wolf

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bookshop Santa Cruz, 1520 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Bookshop Santa Cruz is thrilled to welcome award-winning author Marlon James, Novelist for a reading and signing of his highly-anticipated novel, Black Leopard, Red Wolf, which is already being touted as a book that "will come to be seen as a classic of our times." (NPR) "A fantasy world as well-realized as anything Tolkien made." —Neil Gaiman The epic novel, an African Game of Thrones, from the Man Booker Prize-winning author of A Brief History of Seven Killings. In the…

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Downtown Tuesday

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until December 26, 2019

If it’s Tuesday, it must be DOWNTOWN! Downtown Tuesdays feature specials all day throughout Downtown – come relax and meet your friends in your Downtown. Click HERE for specials and special events throughout Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Hot Flash Heat Wave at The Catalyst Club

February 19 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Catalyst Club, 1011 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Hot Flash Heat Wave is coming to the Catalyst Club on Tuesday, February 19th! plus Vacations Sophie Meiers Venue: The Catalyst Club 1011 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz, California Tickets + Info➡️ https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1791572?utm_medium=bks Ages 16+ Doors 8:30pm / Show 9pm Tickets: $13 / $15

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The Book of Help

February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bookshop Santa Cruz, 1520 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Please join us for an author reading and signing for the "oh-so-buzzed-about" The Book of Help by Megan Griswold. Megan was born into a family who enthusiastically embraced the offerings of New Age California culture––at seven she asked Santa for her first mantra and by twelve she was taking weekend workshops on personal growth. But later, when her newly-wedded husband calls in the middle of the night to say he’s landed in jail, Megan must accept that her many certificates,…

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Ella Mai at The Catalyst Club

February 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Catalyst Club, 1011 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, 95060 United States
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10 Summers Presents: The Debut Tour with Ella Mai live at Catalyst Club on Wednesday, February 20th! The Catalyst Club 1011 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Phone:(831) 423-1338 www.catalystclub.com Tickets + Info: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1780050?utm_medium=bks Ages 16+ Doors 8pm / Show 9pm Tickets: $27.50 / $30

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Munching with Mozart

February 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Downtown Branch Santa Cruz Public Library, 224 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Munching with Mozart and Friends is a free monthly noontime concert series at the Downtown Branch. Join us at 12:10 on the third Thursday of every month to hear local musicians play your favorite classical pieces. Munching With Mozart and Friends is sponsored by the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries and the Santa Cruz County Branch of the Music Teachers’ Association of California.

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Cursive, Calligraphy, and Brush Lettering for Teens

February 21 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Modern calligraphy and brush lettering are everywhere these days, yet fewer and fewer people know how to write beautifully by hand or even read cursive scripts. In this 5 week class, youth will develop this versatile skill set with the guidance of letterer and designer Kendra Dosenbach. Starting with a review of cursive handwriting, students will create a variety of modern lettering projects using brush pens, pointed pens, chalk, watercolor and more. Students will go home with all the tools…

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Rhys Vineyards Dinner

February 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Soif Wine Bar & Merchants, 105 Walnut Ave
Santa Cruz, 95060 United States
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We are thrilled to welcome Eric Sothern, sales director of Rhys Vineyards, for a special dinner Thursday, February 21st! Upon graduating from Cornell University, Eric worked in San Francisco’s vibrant restaurant industry for several years before following the call to work in the wine industry. A former trade sales director for Robert Sinskey Vineyards and the Bespoke Collection, Eric now directs trade business for Rhys Vineyards. Eric holds a diploma with merit from the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET)…

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Ralph Peterson & the Messenger Legacy

February 21 @ 7:00 pm
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Ralph Peterson & the Messenger Legacy is an elite lineup of Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers alumni members. The current lineup features Brian Lynch, Bill Pierce, Bobby Watson, Essiet Essiet, Zaccai Curtis and is led by Peterson, the last drummer chosen by Blakey to play at his side in the Jazz Messenger Two Drummer Big Band. This group of musicians seeks to preserve, protect and honor the legacy of a man who was much more than a bandleader to all of them. Said…

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Live Music by Blue Summit

February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy live classic bluegrass from Blue Summit. Grab a tasty meal or delicious beverage in Abbott Square Market. Explore the interactive art and history exhibitions just a few steps away inside the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History. Run into old friends and make new ones in the plaza. Free and all ages. Made possible by MAH Members. https://santacruzmah.org/events/blue-summit/2019/02/16 __________________________________ More about the band: While having been immersed in bluegrass from a young age, Blue Summit explores many other…

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YWP Fundraiser – A Night of Mystery, Jazz and Eats

February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Food Lounge, 1001 Center Street #1
Santa Cruz, 95060 United States
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Young Writer's Program VIP Fundraiser A Night of Mystery, Jazz, and Exquisite Eats - Authors Laurie R. King and arts and entertainment writer Wallace Baine will chat as part of an evening of food, drinks, and music in support of the Young Writers Program. Come listen to two Santa Cruz treasures discuss writing, mystery, and what it's all about. Flat rate for entry: $25 at the door for adults; $15 students (with ID); $10 children, with all proceeds going to…

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Leather Clutch and Key Fob Workshop

February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Make your own leather clutch and key fob! Learn how to use rivets and snaps as well as how to create your own flair with leather tooling! Cost: $67.00 Registration: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/events/2019/2/22/leather-clutch-and-key-fob In this workshop, we will: - cut a leather clutch pattern - punch holes and insert rivets - install screw in rivet closure - learn how to install snaps - make designs and personalize your goods with leather tooling The following supplies are…

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Habib Koité & Bassekou Kouyate – 7:00 PM

February 22 @ 7:00 pm
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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One of Africa’s most recognized musicians, Habib Koité is a modern troubadour whose musicianship, wit and wisdom translates across cultures. Hailing from the musically prolific West African nation of Mali, the guitarist and composer has been named the biggest pop star of the region by Rolling Stone. In a collaboration that differs from any other in today’s industry, Koité will be performing with fellow Malian Bassekou Kouyate, a master of the olden lute known as the Ngoni. Kouyate’s involvement with the…

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Habib Koité & Bassekou Kouyate – 9:00 PM

February 22 @ 9:00 pm
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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One of Africa’s most recognized musicians, Habib Koité is a modern troubadour whose musicianship, wit and wisdom translates across cultures. Hailing from the musically prolific West African nation of Mali, the guitarist and composer has been named the biggest pop star of the region by Rolling Stone. In a collaboration that differs from any other in today’s industry, Koité will be performing with fellow Malian Bassekou Kouyate, a master of the olden lute known as the Ngoni. Kouyate’s involvement with the…

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