The Lake County Silver Foundation to honor inspirational seniors
Nominations for Inspirational Senior Awards at the moment are closed, however there’s nonetheless time to register for the Nov. 8, 2022, Annual Senior Summit. The occasion begins at 9 am at Robinson Rancheria Casino and Resort on 1545 East Highway 20 in Nice.
Thirteen seniors and elders will obtain the time-honored award that acknowledges those that volunteer of their communities and have a protracted historical past of service to others. “Seniors give again quietly, anticipating nothing in return,” stated Jim Steele, Lake County Silver Foundation President. “Through our Inspirational Senior Awards program, we present our appreciation and honor the give again era.”
Online registration is open (www.lakecountysilverfoundation.com). Those who wouldn’t have entry to the web could name 707-998-1302 for assist getting registered. The first 100 will obtain a particular tote bag with goodies, walk-ins are permitted – on a primary come first served foundation.
The 4th Annual Senior Summit is a special occasion for Lake County seniors. There will probably be a well being and wellness honest, info devoted to enhancing the lives of seniors, lunch, a number of workshops, audio system, leisure, raffles and extra. This is a no cost occasion solely for seniors aged 60 or extra. Registration is from 9 am to 10 am.
Lake County Winery Association Awarded Key Grant
The Lake County Winery Association is thrilled to safe a $440,476 grant from the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) to assist its “When You Think Wine, Think Lake County” initiative. This thrilling new focus goals to agency up the understanding of the bounty of Lake County within the minds of youthful shoppers, and to domesticate their lifelong dedication and assist.
Historically, Lake County has been an necessary wine grape rising area and has helped complement the grapes wanted for Napa County wine manufacturing. In current many years, Lake County wineries have flourished impartial of Napa County and produce a variety of wines that talk to the county’s distinct volcanic terroir. Further, Lake County wineries are household owned and operated, which gives a way more personalised expertise for guests and for shoppers. As youthful generations hunt down smaller manufacturing and boutique wineries, genuine experiences, and the power to assist household farms, the Lake County Winery Association goals to advertise its 24 wineries as the proper vacation spot for wine tasting weekends and extra.
“This is a good alternative to show extra individuals, particularly the youthful era, to the robust rising popularity of high quality wines from Lake County,” stated Association Chair Kendall Fults of Fults Family Vineyards. “We’re delighted to share our dedication to our wines, our area, and our livelihoods with youthful guests.” With 9 sub AVAs, Lake County wineries showcase its distinctive soil and excessive elevation within the prime quality, passion-driven wines.
The grant from the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is a part of the 2022 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP). This funding will assist assist digital, social media, and video advertising and marketing campaigns, in addition to an up to date web site, to assist construct consciousness of, appreciation for, and dedication to Lake County’s choices to Millennials and Gen Zers in San Francisco and Sacramento, with the aim of making lifelong lovers of Lake County. Located simply over two hours from each, Lake County presents metropolis residents quiet respite with sweeping vistas, towering Mount Konocti, and expansive Clear Lake alongside huge agricultural acreage.
About the Lake County Winery Association
The Lake County Winery Association promotes the Lake County wine area as a producer of premium, high-elevation wines and a soothing journey vacation spot. To study extra about Lake County wines go to www.lakecountywineries.org
Billy Watson Band highlights Monday Blues on Halloween on the Blue Wing in Upper Lake.
It needs to be nice Fall climate this weekend, so come by any time. The tremendous showman and blues harp grasp Billy Watson and his band from San Diego have varied gigs scheduled within the space this weekend, all culminating on Halloween Monday night on the Blue Wing. The workers will probably be dressed for the event, however please be a part of the enjoyable in costume or road garments.
Leading off the 2022-23 live performance collection on Sunday November 13 would be the wonderful jazz vocalist Jenna Mammina, backed on piano by the good John R. Burr.
Jenna is a favourite on the Tallman and Blue Wing. Oten performing with guitarist Rolf Sturm or pianist John R. Burr, Jenna’s music combines folks, pop, and jazz in a novel fashion. She covers a variety of music, together with songs starting from her pal and idol Abbey Lincoln to Elvis Costello and Tom Waits, in addition to unique compositions. Mammina has recorded 5 albums, all launched on her personal label, Mamma Grace.
The occasion runs from 3 to 4:30 within the afternoon, providing loads of time for a late lunch or early dinner on the Blue Wing. Tickets at $30 plus tax might be bought on-line at Eventbrite.com or by calling the Tallman Hotel at (707) 275-2244 ext. 0.