General Events & Fundraisers

Pop up shops, film screenings, discussions, community gatherings, and fundraising events.

Current & Upcoming:

Tiny House Film, Tour & Music

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 3pm Movie, 5pm Tour & Music
Spend the afternoon celebrating community and tiny homes with a movie and tour with Vina Lustado.

death cafe

Death Cafe, Monthly Series

Last Mondays, 7-9pm
Let’s have tea and talk about death. Circle up for an open discussion about death and dying with other people who are also going to die someday!

Chumash History in Ojai Valley with Julie Tumamait

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 6-7pm
come learn about the ojai valley & the chumash way of life with local chumash elder julie tumamait.

Jan Smith & Alice Bradley

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 7pm
high desert goddess folk with Jan Smith & Alice Bradley. if permaculture could sing it might sound like this

disaster relief fund

Knowing this will be a marathon as well as a race, we have set up a fund and a strategy for the best use of the resources we collect from our members and beyond.

Past Events:

Bernie Larsen, Ted Lennon, & Zoe Winter

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 8-10pm
Welcoming friend, neighbor, one of Ojai’s most prolific musicians, songwriters, and producers -Bernie Larsen. Opening up the night are two amazing sets from Ojai original Ted Lennon and San Francisco songster Zoe Winter.

Film Screening, Art Show, & Fun

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 7pm
Film screening of “me with friends,” a coming of age comedic horror movie made right here in ojai by local wizard Aaron Singer, & starring sage & rafe stoneman, misha morris, cade stephens, & aaron singer.

Lonnie Holley Art Workshop & Talk

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 5:00-6:00pm
Art workshop & talk with southern folk artist & natural mystic, lonnie holley! lonnie will be joined in conversation by his close friend, matt arnett, as he dives into assembling some found objects & talking some about his process.

Lonnie Holley & Sun Foot

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 7:30pm
Lonnie Holley is a masterful folk artist & transcendent traveler in the world of vision creation, whether in a found object sculpture or a free verse song. Sun Foot is the musical project of suburban antihero & bay area street folk artist extraordinaire chris johanson.

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Jules, Bonnie Boy, & The Hand Me Down Band

Friday, June 15, 2018, 7:30pm
youth uprising of authentic blues, folk, ragtime, & rock ‘n roll by way of jules (of Road Brothers), Bonnie Boy, & The Hand Me Down Band.

Velvet Noose

The Velvet Noose: Immersive Theater

Saturday, JUNE 16, 2018, 8:00pm
the velvet noose gives fully costumed, immersive theatrical art experiences, under the aegis of primeval self-exploration.

Heart Sharing Circle & Community Potluck

Sunday, June 16, 2018, 5-7pm
an opportunity to listen & share in support of thomas fire recovery & the various things that are on our hearts and minds.

The Rose Valley Thorns & Fire Mist

Friday, June 8, 2018, 7:30-10pm
live n local acoustic folkal this friday june 8 : 7:30pm with The Rose Valley Thorns (Josh Bergmann’s band) and Fire Mist (Cohen of Sea at Last ).

Sacred Circle Gathering

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 7-10pm
Local Business Owner, Community Organizer and Elder, River Sauvaugeau will be hosting her Sacred Circle Gathering at Greater Goods this month on the night of the New Moon.

Blue Suede Suz, Brian Decker

Friday, June 1, 2017, 7-10pm
a variety of soulful originals with Sus Corez & her band, Blue Suede Suz (with barney & rosie tower), as well as Brian Decker.

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Folk Steady at Ojai Rancho Inn

Sunday, June 3, 2018, 2-8pm
Join us at the Ojai Rancho Inn for another family friendly episode of Folk Steady, Ojai’s monthly mini folk fest featuring live music and fun.

Little Footprints May 27

Sunday, May 27, 2018
The community potluck & environmental talk on the last Sunday of each month. this month we are excited to have Once Upon a Watershed joining us for an all ages, interactive presentation on watershed wellness. as usual, this is an all ages, donation based event.

collage workshop

Painted Paper Collage Fest

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 1-5pm
all ages painted paper collage fun with the delightful caroline allen. immerse yourself in discovery & creation for an afternoon. light snacks & music. plenty of materials for collage.

Grace Fellow’s Towse, Bonnie Boy, & Bad Leaf

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 6:30-10:00pm
live music with our beloved clan of grace fellow’s towse , bonnie boy, & new edition bad leaf for another night of musical delight. heartfelt, poetic, artful folk, pop, & roll…

The Brave Kind, Sam Morris, Jeff Uzzel

Friday, May 25, 2018, 7-10pm
Bask in original music from local songsters The Brave KInd (sister folk duo Megan & Lauren Sexton), Jeff Uzzel, and Sam Morris.

Cindy Kalmenson, Blaze & Kelly

Thursday, May 24, 2018, 7-10pm
Boise, idaho duo Blaze and Kelly bless us with a stop on their west coast tour. local wonder Cindy Kalmenson will also bless us with her candid & well crafted tunes.

Ojai Short Film Festival

sunday, may 20, 2018, 5-9pm

Presenting the 1st Ojai Short Film Festival – A twice yearly festival bringing together Film, Art and Music (F.A.M) all in one
evening in beautiful and magical Ojai on May 20th 2018.

Kids Music Class with Jamie Drake

Kids Music Makers Class with Jamie Drake

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 11am
calling all music loving kids! join the amazing Jamie Drake for a late morning interactive music making class. all ages welcome. $20 suggested donation. jamie will be performing saturday night (5/19) at greater goods at about 8pm if you’d like to come out & hear her in action.

Intuit & Jaraneh Nova

Friday, may 18, 2018, 7-10pm
intuit band are on a spring tour from Colorado and will be sharing their natural mystic with.
Ojai artist jaraneh nova opens the evening with soulful originalsIntuit & Jaraneh Nova

Milk + Seed

Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 10:30am-12:00pm
postpartum tea & support circle with milk + seed’s sophie ward koren
for expecting and newly postpartum mamas & babies under six months

Song Rider Uniter

Friday, May 11, 2018, 7-10pm
live music with a handful of soulful ojai song riders: brian decker, sus corez, russel walsmith, & mark parson. intimate & casual variety night. a slightly open mic.

felted mushrooms by boridolls

Needle Felted Magic Mushrooms with Boridolls

Sunday, may 6, 2018, 11am-1pm
Learn the basics of needle felting, how to use different wools, build the base, attach moss, and create your own unique standing Magic Mushrooms! Class size is limited, please RSVP.

Bart & the Bedazzled with Scott Hirsch

friday, April 27, 2018, 7-10pm
Bart is a Bay Area (now Los Angeles based) legendary song writer, singer and musician. Anglophile pop meets West Coast yacht rock with occasional sci-fi weirdness. Scott is a musician and sound fixture among the New York independent film scene.