Every week, Radio Free Richmond provides an offering of events in the city. Here is what's happening from October 3rd through the 9th.
Cocktails as the Craneway
What: The monthly cocktail making class at Assemble.
When: Friday, October 3rd, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: The Craneway Pavilion, 1414 Harbour Way South, Richmond
Why: Ever wanted to learn how to make a cocktail impressive enough to show off? This monthly class at the Craneway will teach you how to make three different kind of cocktails to set you on your way to being an official mixologist.
North Richmond Shoreline Festival 2014
What: A day-long festival dedicated to the North Richmond shoreline
When: Saturday, October 4th, from 11 am to 5 pm.
Where: Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park, 5551 Giant Highway, Richmond
Why: Featuring music, speakers, and an extensive list of events to promote the conservation and restoration or Richmond's shoreline, the North Richmond Shoreline Festival is a great event to celebrate Richmond's natural beauty.
1st Saturday: See & Make Art
What: A guided tour of the Richmond Art Center galleries and a hands-on art making event
When: Saturday, October 4th, from 3 pm to 4:30 pm
Where: Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond
Why: A leisurely stroll through art galleries is the perfect inspiration to make some art of your own, and that's exactly what this event offers. Come out to see local artists' work, and then join their ranks.
Jamming at the Baltic
What: The Baltic offers regular musical performances. Come out this this Tuesday to join in on their weekly jam session.
When: Tuesday, October 7th, from 9 pm to 11:30 pm.
Where: The Baltic, 135 Park Place, Point Richmond
Why: The Baltic offers some of the best music in Richmond, and their Tuesday jam sessions are an invitation to join the scene.
Measure U Community Meeting
What: An informational meeting where city staff will present information and answer questions about the one-half cent sales tax measure.
When: Thursday, October 9th, from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Hilltop Mall Community Room, 2200 Hilltop Mall Road, 2nd floor Richmond
Why: There are a lot of questions about how the half-cent measure would affect the prices of goods, how the money would be spent, and when it would go into affect. Come out this Thursday to learn all about Measure U and to get your questions answered.
Photo courtesy of The Star.