Due to the ever-changing situation with COVID-19, check with venues before attending to see if events are taking place.
3 Orinda Theatre: Cine Cuvee for pick up: a bottle of wine or 4 craft beers, popcorn and a package of candy for $20. 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Also July 10, 17, 24 and 31. See article here.
Orinda Theatre: Under the Marquee. Karaoke USA. 5 p.m. www.orindamovies.com or www.facebook.com/cinecuvee. See article here.
4 Orinda Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. Orinda Way in front of Rite Aid and the Community Park. www.cccfm.org or market hotline at 925-431-8361. Also July 11, 18 and 25. See article here.
Orinda Association 4th of July Celebration Orinda-Wide Video Celebration, 10:30 a.m.; Virtual Decorating Contest, 11 a.m.; Noise at Noon to celebrate local, essential heroes; Front-yard barbecues, 12:15 p.m. www.OrindaParade.com.
Orinda Theatre: Under the Marquee. Live music with Patti Leidecker. 3 to 10 p.m. Also, July 11, 18 and 25. www.orindamovies.com. See article here.
9 Orinda Starlight Village Players Zoom mystery game, A Night of Creeps, Haunts and Murder. Free. To register for the game, email email@example.com. Also, July 16, 23 and 30. See article here.
10 Orinda Theatre: Under the Marquee. Tiki night. 5 p.m. www.orindamovies.com or www.facebook.com/cinecuvee. See article here.
12 Walk the Park and See Some Art, 2:30 – 4:30 pm. View artwork by Maggie Boscoe, Bill Carmel, David Fleisig, Jeff Halliday, Teresa Onoda and Sherry Ravazza. Orinda Community Center Park, 28 Orinda Way. Sponsored by Lamorinda Arts Council; for more information call 925-359-9940 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. See article here.
17 Orinda Theatre: Under the Marquee. Sci-Fi karaoke night. 5 p.m. www.orindamovies.com or www.facebook.com/cinecuvee. See article here.
24 Orinda Theatre: Under the Marquee. Pirate Island Night 5 p.m. www.orindamovies.com or www.facebook.com/cinecuvee. See article here.
25 Art Gallery at Wilder reception for artist Sherry Ravazza, 20 Orinda Fields Lane, 2:30 p.m. Because of COVID-19 rescheduling of this receptions may be necessary. See article here.
LIBRARY CALENDAR for JULY
The Orinda Library and all Contra County Libraries new website is: https://ccclib.bibliocms.com.
Orinda Library Online events. Daily storytimes and events can be viewed at: https://ccclib.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=program:(5e2b7849df59234500450f71).
20 Live! Summer Fun with Historical Fiction. Orinda Library and Orinda Books presents Author Elise Hooper moderating a panel with authors Sara Ackerman, Yangsze Choo, Kate Quinn, and Noelle Salazar to discuss historical fiction, the writing process, their favorite summer reads, and Q&A. Zoom – Register at: wclibrary.org/live.
22 Orinda Library Baby Yoga. Help develop gross and fine motor skills, promotes bonding between parents and babies. Zoom 4 – 4:30 p.m. Email: email@example.com.
29 Orinda Library Toddler Yoga. Learn yoga poses to strengthen growing muscles and promote better sleep patterns,. Zoom 4 – 4:30 p.m. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLUB MEETINGS in JUNE
While most clubs are not meeting during shelter-in-place, others offer Zoom meetings. Use contact info to find out.
American Association of University Women – Orinda Moraga Lafayette Branch (AAUW-OML). No general meeting this month. However, usually the third Tuesday, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Orinda Community Church, 10 Irwin Way. See https://oml-ca.aauw.net.
Diablo Star Chapter #214. Order of the Eastern Star. Second Monday, 7:30 p.m. 9 Altarinda Road, Orinda Masonic Lodge, Karen Seaborn, 925-689-0995.
Friends of the Joaquin Moraga Adobe. Third Monday, 7:30 p.m., Garden Room, Orinda Library, www.moragaadobe.org.
Friends of the Orinda Creeks. Fourth Wednesday, 5 p.m., May Room, Orinda Library, 510-919-4765.
Guided Meditation. Wednesdays, 9 a.m. St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 451 Moraga Way, Orinda, focuses on health, harmony and wholeness, 925-254-5965.
Lamorinda Alcohol Policy Coalition. Third Wednesday, 10 a.m., Orinda City Hall, Sarge Littlehale Room, 925-687-8844, ext. 227.
Lamorinda Drum Circle from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Enjoy learning to drum in a small-group environment. Drums are provided. Lamorinda Music, 81 Lafayette Circle, Lafayette. Suggested donation $10-$20.
Lamorinda Meditation Community. Mondays and Thursdays, 10:30 a.m., Career Wisdoms Institute, 1036 Country Club Drive, Moraga. All levels and philosophies welcome. $5 donation for the use of space. Contact Gaby for more details: email@example.com.
Lamorinda Movers. www.lamorindamovers.org or call Vicki Nakamura 925-708-1915.
Lamorinda Nature Walk and Bird Watching for seniors. Wednesdays, 9 a.m., free. Call 925-254-2445 for weekly meeting information.
Lamorinda Republican Women Federated. Third Thursday. For more information, search Facebook for Lamorinda Republican Women Federated or go to www.lamorindarepublicanwomen.org. Contact Elsie Euing at firstname.lastname@example.org or 925-254-8617.
Lamorinda Sunrise Rotary. Until further notice, all weekly meetings will be conducted via Zoom video conferencing. 7 – 8:15 a.m. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82609498205. We will resume our regular meetings at the Lafayette Park Hotel when conditions permit. www.lamorindasunrise.com or email@example.com. Meetings: July 10 – Robert Dugoni NYT Bestselling Author; July 17 – Rotary Camaraderie in the Zoom Era; July 24 – Peter Szeremi, Authentic and Effective Communication; July 31 – Member Story Presentation.
Lamorinda Toastmasters. Every Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Temple Isaiah, 945 Risa Road, Lafayette. http://lamorinda.toastmastersclubs.org.
Orinda Association. Second Monday, 7 p.m., Orinda Library Plaza level, May Room, 925-254-0800.
Orinda Garden Club, 315 Camino Sobrante, Orinda 925-257-0668, www.orindagc.org.
Orinda Hiking Club. Every weekend and first Wednesday, http://www.orindahiking.org or Ian at 925-254-1465.
Orinda Historical Society. Call 925-254-1353 for times and location of meetings. Open to public on Wednesdays, 1-4 p.m.
Orinda Job’s Daughters. First and third Mondays, 7 p.m., 9 Altarinda Road, 925-283-7176.
Orinda Masonic Lodge #122 F&AM. First Thursday, except holidays. Family dinner at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 8 p.m., 9 Altarinda Road, Orinda Masonic Center. 925-254-5211, www.orindalodge.org.
Orinda Rotary. Every Wednesday, noon, Orinda Community Center, 28 Orinda Way, 925-254-2222, www.orindarotary.org.
Orinda Satellite Rotary Club. Second Wednesday. Call Sylvia at 510-224-8548.
Orinda/Tábor (Czech Republic) Sister City Foundation. Fourth Thursday, 7 p.m., social, 7:30 p.m. meeting. For more information, 925-254-8260.
Orinda Teen Advisory Council – First Tuesday of every month at 4 p.m. Community Center, 28 Orinda Way, email Recreation Coordinator Matt Delmartini at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Orinda Woman’s Club. Second Tuesday, 9:30 a.m.. Call Jean Barnhart at 925-254-3881 or go to www.orindawomansclub.org.
Road Runners. Runners meet 5:45 a.m. Tuesday at Papilion (67 Lafayette Circle, Lafayette), Wednesday (Gepettos 87 Orinda Way, Orinda), Thursday (SiSI, 910 Country. Club Drive, Moraga) and Friday (Starbucks, 470 Moraga Road, Rheem). For more information contact John Fazel, email@example.com.
Sons in Retirement Lamorinda Branch 174. Second Wednesday, 11 a.m. lunch. Holy Trinity Culture Center 1700 School St., Moraga. A social organization of retired and semi-retired men who enjoy leisure time with friends and activities. For info., call Tyler at 925-963-5741, www.branch174.sirinc2.org.
CITY/FIRE MEETING SCHEDULE
City Council. First and third Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Library Auditorium, 26 Orinda Way. www.cityoforinda.org.
Historic Landmarks Committee. Fourth Tuesday, 3 – 5 p.m., Library Garden Room, 26 Orinda Way. Call 925-788-7323.
Moraga-Orinda Fire District. Third Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m. Sarge Littlehale Community Room 22 Orinda Way, Orinda. For agenda www.mofd.org/board/meetings.
Planning Commission. Second and fourth Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Orinda Library Auditorium, 26 Orinda Way. www.cityoforinda.org.