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SIR BRANCH - 128

SAN RAMON VALLEY

Special Events

 
Our SIR 128 Branch Listing for Upcoming Special Events
 
Events are in chronological order so scroll down the page until you find the event you are looking for!
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT PLANNED ACTIVITIES ARE CURRENTLY PENDING UNTIL WE CLEAR "SHELTER IN PLACE" ORDER
AND RECEIVE APPROVAL FROM SIR STATE TO RESUME NORMAL OPERATIONS
 
You can also find our Past Events archive by following this LINK.

Blackhawk Museum "Into China "Exhibit - Jun 10, 2020 - ON HOLD

 
Into China Exhibit - Jun 10, 2020
Wednesday June 10
 
You have the opportunity to experience a docent-led tour of the new "Into China" exhibit. The Into China gallery allows visitors to experience some of the finest handcrafted masterpieces that mirror the country’s enormous scale and capture the essence of all that culturally embodies China, past and present. This permanent exhibition is open year round.  
 
The tour begins at 10:00 am and will conclude around 11:15 am. At your leisure, feel free to visit all other areas of the Museum or take in lunch at one of the restaurants nearby.
 
Cost is $8 per person and includes access to all other exhibits in the museum
 

Charles Schulz Museum Tour - Jun 25, 2020 - ON HOLD

Good Grief Charlie Brown!
Charles Schulz Museum Tour - Jun 25, 2020
Yes, we are planning a visit and docent tour of the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center in Santa Rosa. This is a museum dedicated to the works of Charles M. Schulz, creator of the Peanuts comic strip. The museum opened on August 17, 2002, and is in Santa Rosa, California. The museum is home to many of the original Peanuts strips, as well as other artwork by Schulz.
Join us for a docent led tour where you will explore the life and work of the famous cartoonist behind Snoopy, Charlie Brown, and the rest of the Peanuts gang.  After the tour, you have the option to share lunch at the cafe on campus. Following lunch, you can visit the gift shop or return to the museum. Cost is $8 per person.
 
 
Special instructions/arrangements
Carpooling is encouraged.  It is a 90-minute drive from the Tri-Valley area to the museum.
 
Lunch will be $15 plus tax and tip per person
All lunches will include a drink, chips and a large chocolate chip cookie
 
The choices of sandwiches are:
Turkey and Swiss on sourdough
Tuna on whole wheat
A vegetarian wrap-large spinach tortilla with pesto cream cheese, avocado, spinach, peppers, carrots and artichoke hearts.
 
For additional info you can contact our Event organizer:
Bill Cunningham
bill.cunningham@comcast.net
Cell (925) 683-6751
 
You can register for this event by clicking HERE
 

Aviation Museum Guided Tour - July 8, 2020

 
Please join us for a return visit to the Hiller Aviation Museum!
We had a tour back in 2016 with great feedback. Upon entering the museum you’ll experience exhibits that highlight many historic flight achievements native to Northern California. Entry and tour will cost $10 per attendee—the 1 hour docent led tour will begin promptly at 10:30 am. For your luncheon convenience, and on that day only, a multitude of food trucks will be present in the Museum parking lot. After lunch, feel free to explore the museum until 5 pm closing. If you wish to sign-up, you can register HERE.

Annual Ladies Day Luncheon - Aug 27, 2020

You are cordially invited to the “must attend” event of the SIRS social year

LADIES’ DAY
LUNCHEON
 
THURSDAY, AUGUST 27, 2020
 
BLACKHAWK COUNTRY CLUB
599 Club House Rd
Danville, CA 94506
 
No-Host bar starts at 10:45 am with lunch served at noon
 
Cost: $50/person (same as 2019)
$20/corkage fee
 
3 entrees to choose from:
 
Chicken Piccata
Lemon caper butter sauce
 
Pan Seared Fresh Salmon Fillet
Sundried tomato butter sauce, three color roasted pepper caponeta
 
Vegan Stuffed Bell Pepper
quinoa, black beans, salsa, corn, zucchini, topped with cilantro vinaigrette
 
Entertainment
Band members Loren Dummett, Theresa Madeira and Susan Miller trade vocal leads on songs by artists like Tom Petty, James Taylor, Carole King, Fleetwood Mac, and The Eagles, as well as lesser-known gems and originals penned by the group. Miller's delicate touch on piano, Dummett on rhythm and lead guitar, and Madeira on bass, round out the rich, harmonious sound.
 
WE are exploring having another group of five also from the Blackhawk Chorus will sing the first two or three songs sort of like an opening act
 
 
Register by following this LINK or contact Gordon Grimm (nucow@sbcglobal.net), our Esteemed Registrar for Luncheon RSVPs or Joe Reid dawg19gone@gmail.com
 
Checks (made out to SIR128) for Ladies Luncheon should be sent to Gordon Grimm, P.O. Box 644, Alamo,  CA  94507
 
All questions to Joe Reid dawg19gone@gmail.com

 
 
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT PLANNED ACTIVITIES ARE CURRENTLY PENDING UNTIL WE CLEAR "SHELTER IN PLACE" ORDER
AND RECEIVE APPROVAL FROM SIR STATE TO RESUME NORMAL OPERATIONS
 
You can also find our Past Events archive by following this LINK.