What can you find at the Sebastopol Grange?
Opportunities for community-building and social action, music, food, fun and friendship! Everyone is welcome to attend, participate in activities, or become a member. (It’s not just for farmers!) Learn more about the Grange.
Our hall is closed during pandemic restrictions, but Grangers are still connecting, planning, and working to strengthen our community and our hall. Sign up for our newsletter to keep up on what we’re doing until we can meet together again!
Grange members enjoyed a spring picnic!
Grange members enjoyed a fun picnic on the lovely grounds of the Grange Hall on the last Saturday of April! Socially-distanced, we enjoyed, games, music, hula hooping, and great conversation! So nice to be together again after so long apart!
Fueled by Sebastopol Service Organizations
The City of Sebastopol and local service clubs invite you to the Community Needs Summit. The goal of the summit is to publicly lay out as comprehensive a picture as possible of significant local social, environmental, educational, and other issues. The summit will help connect interested people to organizations who are already doing great work.
Click here to learn more and register to attend!
Produce Exchange/Donation begins May 11
SOLD OUT – Movie Night at the Grange! May 15, 8pm
Lost In the Middle movie at the Grange Backyard!
A group of friends in their 40s come together the year after helping a friend die with dignity. Now, they convene in the small town they grew up in to scatter the ashes and say one final good-bye.
Think The Breakfast Club thirty years later meets The Big Chill, only more queer and diverse and funny. Shot in Sonoma County, where writer/ director Angie Powers grew up, Lost in the Middle celebrates the hidden diversity of small-town life..
General Meeting at the Grange on May 25, 6pm
Getting to Know a Granger
Tor and Dena Allen honor the sun and the soil
Tor and Dena are living the example of a lower carbon footprint year by year, and teaching others as they do. Their Rahus Institute hosts alternative energy conferences for educators, Dena volunteers with local food-growing programs, both are active members of our Grange. Learn more about them!
Read more Getting to Know a Granger profiles.
Big thanks to the Grangers who came to whack some weeds
and spruce up the grounds around the Grange Hall recently: Nancy Cadigan, Carol Henderson, Jeanna and Sebastian Collet and their boys Obi and Eli, Gary Abreim, Paul Schwebel, and Laura Shafer!
Grangers are talking about…
SURJ (Showing Up for Racial Justice), Bay Area chapter
The recent murders in Atlanta and attacks in Oakland and San Francisco have brought to national attention to what, unfortunately, is not news to many: bigotry, misogyny, and racialized violence in our country is thriving and Asian and Pacific Islander Americans are frequently the targets of hate crimes and acts of terror. Learn more.
Please help our Sister Grange, the Morgan Hill Grange!
This historic building is in danger.
Please help save the Morgan Hill Grange. Because of COVID, it is in financial trouble due to the inability to rent out the venue. The Grange has been very friendly to the bluegrass community and could really use help. Click to learn more and contribute to their Go Fund Me account.
Grangers and Beekeepers Association complete Hedgerow Project 2020
Using mostly native California plants from local nurseries and the beekeepers gardens, the Really Good Bees Inspirational Garden was planted behind the Grange Hall in October. Read the story about how this collaborative project came together while our hall has been closed due to the pandemic.