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Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf

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189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
707.778.6060 https://aqus.com/

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October 2017

Whitherward – Folk

October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Whitherward is the partnership between singer-songwriters Ashley E. Norton and Edward A. Williams. Founded in Nashville in December of 2013, the duo has built a catalog of varied, intricate songs that explore the effects of the human condition. Growing tired of the music industry warfare, Ash and Ed set off to play music they love for people who love music. In 2015, the duo threw their belongings into storage and never looked back. They grew into full-time touring artists, embarking…

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Allen Early Jazz

October 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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We feature some of the finest local jazz musicians and we enjoy playing at Aqus where we have a chance to try some interesting pieces to an always receptive audience.  

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Language Groups

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Everyone wanting to share and learn a non-English language is welcome!

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Petaluma Newcomers Social

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Find out what’s happening in Petaluma and how to get involved! Everyone is welcome to this community social dedicated to promoting friendship and learning about the diverse activities in Sonoma County. This is not only for newcomers to Petaluma but also for anyone looking to meet new people, share resources and get involved in social activities.

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Bluegrass/ and Old Time Music

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Players always welcome - ask for Jack Murphy There's a growing group of musicians meeting at Aqus every 4th Wednesday from 7-9pm. Come on down and be part of us. Don't confuse us with the other great jams at Aqus: Celtic Seisiun, the Open Mic, or the Jazz Open mic For any newcomers, the concept of the “Bluegrass Jam” is somewhat new to you so I've listed a few helpful hints below.       The Ten Jammandments (adapted from Larry's List,…

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Greg Chorebanian – Singer/Songwriter

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Dave Hamilton – Folk/Americana

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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The Dave Hamilton trio plays a combination of Dave's originals songs and cover tunes mostly from singer/songwriters in the Folk/Americana genres but also including country, acoustic blues and ragtime. Some of the artists he covers includes John Prine, Jesse Winchester, Steve Earl, Tom Russell, Mississippi John Hurt, Bob Dylan and others. Dave is an award winning songwriter with the West Coast Songwriters Association having won multiple awards.  

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Ain’t Misbehavin’ – Swing, Bluegrass and Folk

October 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on October 28, 2017 at 7:00pm

Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Acoustic trio with sweet harmonies and hot fiddlin'. From Vintage and Western Swing classics to bluegrass, jazzy ballads, and originals. Comedy thrown in at no extra charge. We like to have fun and involve the audience in our friendly mayhem.    

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The Case for Ranked-Choice Voting

October 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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A presentation and discussion with Rick Luttmann.

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November 2017

Aqus Blues Jam

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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The Aqus Blues Jam with the Aqus Blues House Band.   Join in. First ever song at the Aqus Blues Jam  

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Thirsty Thursdays – Single Social

November 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Come over to Aqus Cafe for our Singles Social. Let's set up some fun activities and events for the upcoming months.  Mix & mingle. Make new friends. Enjoy the evening.

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Aqus Celtic Music Session

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Players Always Welcome We have created an authentic traditional pub seisiun in Petaluma where seisiun-seekers can hear or play “comhaltas ceoltoiri” level traditional music in our area.  All interested players of Irish music welcome. Once the seisiun players can get themselves started, all others can browse ways to learn Irish playing by ear. While at Aqus, you can get our O’Petaluma Playlist --- the 39 the most-played Irish tunes of local Bay Area seisiuns. Irish singers may offer to join…

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The Rivertown Trio – Country Rock Folk

November 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Playing around the Bay Area for over 3 years, the Rivertown Trio combines heart, creativity, and veteran musicianship to produce a beautiful, rich, and unique sound. Their well-chosen songs are mostly in the genres of country rock, Americana, and roots music, done with enticingly beautiful, well-crafted 3-part harmonies. They all do lead singing. Their shows are captivating, interesting, fun, and leave you wanting more. The members Gary Vogensen (lead guitar, vocals, harmonica) and Russ Gauthier (guitar, mandolin, fiddle, vocals), toured…

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The Farallons – Folk Rock Jazz

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 16, 2017 at 7:00pm

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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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The Farallons are a three-piece acoustic group playing a style of music described as Folk 'n Roll with hints of other influences including Irish, Jazz, Classical, Country, and even Latin. Tom Richardson, Terry Mills, and Linda Weber blend a very tight three-part harmony with steel and nylon stringed acoustic guitars, bass, mandolin, flute, and hand percussion. Sets include finely crafted original songs by award-winning songwriter Tom as well as cover tunes from the likes of Buffalo Springfield, Crosby, Stills &…

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Rivertown Poets Announces November 6th Reading and Open Mic

November 6 @ 6:15 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Dear Friends in Poetry, Please join us on Monday, November 6th at 6:15 p.m. for our November poetry reading, featuring poets Kim Shuck, Poet Laureate of San Francisco, and Lee Slonimsky, a prolific poet from New York. After the features, we'll host our wonderful open mic. Reading time is three minutes per person. Come early for good seating and open mic slots. Kim Shuck has been talking story since very early in life and shows no signs of giving it…

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The Aqus Jazz Project

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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  The Open Jazz Jam gives community members a chance to play and listen to live jazz. The Open Jazz Jam features spontaneous takes on classic and lesser-known jazz standards, chosen on-the-spot by that night’s participants. This is a great opportunity to play jazz live, learn new tunes, and meet other players. If you want to sit in, just bring your horn, guitar/amp, bass, or portable keyboard and join us (drum set and some equipment provided by the house band).…

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Tito – American Roots/Folk

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Teja Gergen with Pete Madsen & Adam Traum – Guitar Show

November 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Born in Germany in 1970, Teja Gerken began his journey on the guitar at the age of six and became a serious student of the instrument after his family moved to California in the mid ’80s. Today, Teja is no stranger to those familiar with contemporary steel-string fingerstyle guitar. Weaving together influences of folk, jazz, classical, and world music into a style that is uniquely his own, Teja’s playing reflects his diverse musical interests. While many of his composition employ…

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Gary Vogensen and the Ramble Band Rock, Folk, Blues

November 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on December 17, 2017 at 2:00pm

Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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The Ramble Band is a collective of world class musicians led by singer, guitarist and teacher Gary Vogensen. We play an eclectic blend of blues, funk, country rock, jazz and other styles as inspiration hits and we draw a multi-generational crowd of music lovers. The core band includes GV on guitar, Cliff Hugo or Big John Main on bass, Russ Gauthier & Sean Allen on guitar, fiddle, lap steel & mandolin and the great Gary Silva on drums. Almost everyone…

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Women Who Write – Meetup Group

November 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Welcome to Women Who Write (in Petaluma and environs.) I'm starting a Meetup for woman in all genres that will gather the 2nd Monday of every month at Aqus Cafe. Me? I'm a produced screenwriter, published author, a former network executive and producer, and am currently writing my first fiction novel.  My super power is that I'm a really excellent editor. Let's get together and take our community and our skills to the next level!    

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West Coast Songwriter’s Competition

November 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Here you will find up to date information about what's going on in the WCS Petaluma Chapter.  It's easy to find who to contact, where to go and when it's all happening!  If you need to reach us, please follow the link below to email the Petaluma Managers. More information at the Petaluma chapter West Coast Songwriters website: https://www.westcoastsongwriters.org/petaluma or contact Jay Gottlieb at cosmicjay2000@yahoo.com Bring your song and/or your instrument and get ready to share!

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Trivia Night with Lesley

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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  Are you erudite/scholarly/cultured/cultivated/enlightened or merely plugged into the big, wide world of general, otherwise largely useless knowledge? Put the grey matter to the test by joining a winning team at Aqus Café’s legendary ‘Trivia with Lesley’ night, taking place every third Thursday of the month from 7 pm to 9 pm. As Petaluma’s oracle of inte rnational trumpery and minutiae, your no-nonsense, British-born trivia hostess insists that Thursday Night Trivia at Aqus is not for the more serious trivia…

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Due Zighi Baci – Euro Cafe Music

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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    More information available at : eurotenor.wix.com/due-zighi-baci      

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Creative and Abundant Artist

November 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Join us at the Aqus Cafe, and consider grabbing dinner there...the food is great! Shelley Rugg will facilitate the group, and lead discussions about the business-end of being an artist of any kind. For further details, see: https://www.meetup.com/Aqus-Community-Cafe/events/vlmthmywcbvb/

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Nature and how it affects us as humans-Lydia Schindler

November 21 @ 7:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Nature and how it affects us as humans-Lydia Schindler This series of talks have been create by Lydia Schindler http://www.petaluma360.com/news/7215284-181/new-group-aims-to-protect?artslide=0

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The Buzz – Rock

November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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The BuzZ is a three piece trio that performs mostly classic 1970's rock music. Recently they have been performing as an acoustic ensemble consisting of guitar, bass and cajon fronted by strong vocals featuring three part harmonies.  

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Riner Scivally Trio – Jazz

November 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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We play acoustic jazz music in a trio setting. Jazz standards and original compositions make up our repertoire.  

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Alan Early – Hard-swinging Jazz

November 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Alan has played music all his life, and was fully professional for 10 years. During this period, Alan toured the world and played in night clubs, stage and pit bands, and for countless recording sessions. Alan has backed many famous artists, including Petula Clark and Jose Feliciano, and played with such jazz greats as Herb Ellis, Jimmy Smith, Blue Mitchell and Astrud Gilberto. Since settling in Northern California some time ago, Alan has been busy playing with a variety of…

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St. Cinder – Jazz, Folk, Ragtime

November 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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St. Cinder met is Ashland OR in the summer of 2014. Since then they have been traveling the country in their school bus spreading music to all willing to listen. From the northwest to New Orleans to virginia and chigaco. St. Cinder is a national touring band. They are influenced heavily by American roots music. Their influences include but are not limited to new Orleans jazz, early folk, swing, Delta blues and manouche jazz. The band consists of 6 members.…

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Desi and the Mish – Folk

November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Desi & The Mish hail from the Shoreline Highway of Point Reyes, CA.  They play a blend of folk, Americana, and blues for easy listening and life contemplation. Their music influences include The Wood Brothers, Joe Pug, Townes Van Zandt, Bob Dylan, and Bill Withers. John (the guitar player) and Dale (the cello player) are respective owners of their pets, Desi (the dog) and The Mish (the cat). They are available to play background music at low-key bars, delis, taprooms,…

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December 2017

La Guinguette – French/Italian

December 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Blue Seven – Jazz

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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The core of the band was originally formed over a decade ago. After making some changes in the last few years, the new Blue 7 has put together new sets of classic jazz favorites and has gotten tighter with every performance. Often joined by some of the best players in the bay area, Blue 7 is a local group with a growing following.  

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Aqus Community Holiday Dinner Party

December 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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The Annual Aqus Community Holiday Dinner Party

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January 2018

Get Lit – Featured Readers & Open Mic

January 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Aqus Cafe Foundry Wharf, 189 H Street
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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  Get Lit is a free event!  For Details on this month visit:  https://www.facebook.com/getlitreadings/

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Teen Open Mic

January 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Hosted by the Petaluma High School Music Student Leadership, Aqus welcome teen performers to sing, play, read etc. Bring you instrument, voice, or just come down to support our local youth show their stuff. All levels are welcome and encouraged.

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April 2018

Saint George’s Day

April 16, 2018
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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June 2018

Blooms Day

June 16, 2018
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Petaluma, CA 94952 United States
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Anyone interested in gathering at Aqus for areading? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bloomsday

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September 2018

Petaluma Poetry Walk

September 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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http://www.petalumapoetrywalk.org/

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