The Week in Santa Rosa: Jan. 27-Feb. 3
Music at Noon presents pianist Jean Michel Coulon on Wednesday, Jan. 30, at 12 p.m. at the Bethlehem Towers at 801 Tupper St. Coulon will play some favorite light classical and popular piano pieces. Free. Info:583-4063.
Tone Fitness Studio will host an ayurvedic cooking class on Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 5:30 p.m. at Sur La Table at 2323 Magowan Dr. Class will be taught by Deacon Carpenter, and will teach beginners how to cook healthy and convenient meals. Includes a 10 percent discount on Sur La Table products. Cost: $45. Info: 526-3100. tonefitness.com.
The Share Exchange will host a lecture series called “So You Want to Start a Business” on Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 6 p.m. at 531 Fifth St. The first in a three-part series, each course can be taken separately or in tandem. The course will focus on financial projections, a marketing plan and a strategic plan to take your existing business to the next level. Tickets: $20. Info: 595-0060. shareexchange.coop.
GO LOCAL presents a Happy Hour Mixer on Friday, Feb. 1, at 5 p.m. at Ausellio’s Fifth Street Grill at 609 Fifth St. Connect with other GO LOCAL members while we drink and eat local. Ausiello’s serves beer, wine and and will have happy hour pricing (all draft beer will be discounted and $2 off the bar bites menu). Free. Info: 888-6105. sonomacounty.golocal.coop.
“Moonlight and Magnolias” will open on Friday, Feb. 1, The Studio Theater at the 6th Street Playhouse at 8 p.m. at 52 West 6th Street. The play will explore vintage Hollywood and the writing of the screenplay of Gone With the Wind. Tickets: $15-$25. Info: 523-4185. 6thstreetplayhouse.com.
The 24th annual Great Sonoma Crab and Wine Fest will take place Saturday, Feb. 2, at 5 p.m. at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds on 1350 Bennett Valley Road. The festival is hosted by the Sonoma County Farm Bureau and will benefit agricultural scholarships. The event will feature a silent and live auctions, raffle prizes and gourmet wines. Tickets: $75-$95. Info: 544-5575. sonomafb.org.
Christy’s On The Square presents a comedy night on Saturday, Feb. 2, at 8 p.m. at 96 Old Courthouse Square. The night will be hosted by Tony Sparks and Monkey Fight Comedy and will be headlined by Clara Bijl and Helen Pachynski. The night will also feature comedians Colleen Watson, Kristy Ono, Shanti Charan and Karinda Dobbins. Adult Content. Open to the public. Tickets: $10. Info: 528-8565. juancarlos.biz.