Friday, September 13, 2013


September 2013
MMP Schedule

Monday, September 16
9-12:30 PM, Group Viewing at 2:15 pm by the main picnic grounds and restrooms
393 Violetti Road, Santa Rosa
Directions: From 101, exit CA-12 towards Sonoma.  Turn right onto Melita Road, Slight left onto Montgomery Drive.  Take 1st Left onto Channel Drive and then a quick 1st right onto Violetti Road.  Park will be on the right.  Pay at the booth and proceed down the hill (skipping the first parking lot) and park below at lake level, by the restrooms.
Tranquil lake scenes set beneath the distant Mayacamas, mature forests and nesting wildlife including migrating Geese.
Parking is $7 (credit cards accepted) and wear comfortable shoes in case you want to walk for a different scenic view.

TUESDAY, September 17
Sonoma Plein Aire Festival PAINT OUT on Sonoma Square
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Free.  Wonderful opportunity to watch fellow artists capture the beauty of Sonoma

SATURDAY, September 21
Sonoma Plein Aire Festival Art SALE and Showing
Sonoma Square
10:00 AM
Proceeds benefit Arts Education in Sonoma Public Schools

Monday, September 23
MAGNOLIA DRIVE scenes adjacent to the RUSSIAN RIVER ROSE Co.
9:00-12:30 PM Group Viewing at 12:15 PM, location TBD
1685 Magnolia Drive, Healdsburg, CA
Directions: 101 N, exit Central Healdsburg.  Turn slight left onto Mill Street and continue onto Westside Road.  Left onto Kinley Drive.  Take 1st right onto Magnolia Drive.  Look for artists.

Monday, September 30
9:00 am – 12:30 PM, Group Viewing next to the Gourmet Deli Store
15000 Sonoma Hwy, Glen Ellen, CA
Directions: From Santa Rosa, take CA_12 towards Sonoma.  You will pass the towns of Kenwood and Glen Ellen.  The BR Cohn Winery will be on your right after you pass Imagery Winery (on your left).
We will be painting the Olive Trees and adjacent vineyards.  The Winery was once the historic Stagecoach Stop for Sonoma Valley.
* Should you wish to stay for a picnic, there is a lovely deli shop and winery tastings available.