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Bunny Camp and Easter Egg Hunts
Sunday, April 5th, 2009

There’s fun for the family next weekend with events springing up all along the Coast. Here are just a few special treats.
April 11 & 12: Model Railroad
The Mendocino Coast Model Railroad and Historical Society runs a 200-foot model of Digger Creek & Northern Railroad. Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, Hwy 1, Fort Bragg. 707-964-4352 ext.16

April 11 & 12 @ 10am: Easter Egg Express
Join us on the Skunk Train for an Easter Egg Hunt, fun and games and a surprise stop to visit the Easter Bunny. Goody bag provided. Departs Fort Bragg. Adults $47 Child $22 866-457-5865

April 11 from 11am-2:30pm: Bunny Camp
Children ages 3 – 7 are invited to join us for Bunny Camp. The Easter Bunny will welcome campers for crafts and an Easter egg hunt! Campers will decorate eggs, bags and cookies and have their faces painted. Then join the dash as the Easter egg hunt begins! Two sessions: 11:00 am to 12:30 pm and 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm The camp fee is $10 per camper with a limit of 35 campers per session. This event supports the Friends of Mendocino Coast Animal Shelter.  707-937-5942 for reservations. This event will sell out, so please call early.


Mendocino Outdoors is the premier guide to outdoor activities on the Mendocino Coast

Mendocino Outdoors, the premier guidebook for outdoor fun and adventure on the Mendocino Coast, was recently updated as an ebook for the 5th Edition. You can buy a copy at Smashwords.com, the Apple iBooks Bookstore, Amazon’s Kindle Books, and Barnes & Noble's online store.

Crab & Wine Galore!
Sunday, January 25th, 2009

If you like crab and wine, you shouldn’t miss visiting the Mendocino Coast this week. Now through February 1st, local winery and restaurants are creating special menus to highlight our local crab. Take a boat ride and see the whales and then return for a delicious meal. Most local restaurants are having winemakers diners or featuring crab dishes on their menus. Check out our Current Events page for details.


Mendocino Outdoors is the premier guide to outdoor activities on the Mendocino Coast

Mendocino Outdoors, the premier guidebook for outdoor fun and adventure on the Mendocino Coast, was recently updated as an ebook for the 5th Edition. You can buy a copy at Smashwords.com, the Apple iBooks Bookstore, Amazon’s Kindle Books, and Barnes & Noble's online store.

Le Petite Rive – A Culinary Treat on the Mendocino Coast
Monday, June 9th, 2008

For Details on hours and location, view our earlier post.

It was my birthday and four friends joined my wife and me for our first dinner at Le Petite Rive in Little River this week.

We were greeted by Chef Troy Barrett, who said “we are running a little late.” Seems he and his wife/chef Melanie Barrett had been desparately searching with police for an hour for their 6-year-old son, who had disappeared in the blink of an eye. Turned out, even though new to the neighborhood, the youngster has spotted a friend down the street and went off to play. A happy ending …

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Mendocino Outdoors is the premier guide to outdoor activities on the Mendocino Coast

Mendocino Outdoors, the premier guidebook for outdoor fun and adventure on the Mendocino Coast, was recently updated as an ebook for the 5th Edition. You can buy a copy at Smashwords.com, the Apple iBooks Bookstore, Amazon’s Kindle Books, and Barnes & Noble's online store.

Mendocino Coast Children’s Fund Dine-Out
Tuesday, May 20th, 2008

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

On Wednesday evening May 21st, the owners of the MacCallum House Restaurant on Albion Street in Mendocino Village  have generously offered their restaurant and bar profits  to the Mendocino Coast Children’s Fund. Please join us anytime between five pm and nine pm for the MCCF Mac House Dine Out. Come share a drink or two, a light bite, a wonderful entrée or scrumptious dessert.  You will be rubbing shoulder and saying hi to caring folks just like yourself. Please dress casual and join us.  Just great food and company! It’s our first community dinner in fifteen years and we would  love to see you  on the evening of the 21st of May at the Mac House.  It will be a Mendocino Coast Children’s Fun(d) evening and we would love to have you join us at this no host event. You can call the Mac House to reserve a table  or simply drop by the bar or restaurant.  The Mac House phone number is  937-0289. Please invite your friends and family to join us. The more the merrier. We will be delighted to see you and to thank you for all that your kindness does to benefit local low income coastal children.

Submitted by: Gloria Liner, Rosi Acker, Ahulani McAdam, Holly Kuchar, Lorraine Davis, Sally Welty


Mendocino Outdoors is the premier guide to outdoor activities on the Mendocino Coast

Mendocino Outdoors, the premier guidebook for outdoor fun and adventure on the Mendocino Coast, was recently updated as an ebook for the 5th Edition. You can buy a copy at Smashwords.com, the Apple iBooks Bookstore, Amazon’s Kindle Books, and Barnes & Noble's online store.

The Farmers Market is Open!
Thursday, May 8th, 2008

Spring is officially here for me when the farmers market opens. I like to stroll through once just looking, and then make my selections on the way back. It takes my entire lunchtime because I meet fellow locals along the way. Don’t miss out on the fruit (and veggies) of Mendocino County at the Certified Farmers Market! Fort Bragg on Wednesdays from 3:30-6:00 at the corner of Spruce and N. Main St (lot next to Century 21, N. Fort Bragg) and Mendocino on Fridays from 12:00-2:00 at Howard & Main St. 707-964-6718


Mendocino Outdoors is the premier guide to outdoor activities on the Mendocino Coast

Mendocino Outdoors, the premier guidebook for outdoor fun and adventure on the Mendocino Coast, was recently updated as an ebook for the 5th Edition. You can buy a copy at Smashwords.com, the Apple iBooks Bookstore, Amazon’s Kindle Books, and Barnes & Noble's online store.

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