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If you would like to host an event, workshop, or would like to get involved in an upcoming event, we would love to hear from you. Please email us at info@greatergoods.org.

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Little Footprints Series

Last Sunday of Each Month, 1-8pm
Monthly gathering on the last sunday of each month focused on ways to more gently impact our environment: talks, docs, & group projects in collaboration with local environmental leaders around ideas such as permaculture, grey water, alternative energy, upcycling, bicycle advocacy, food awareness, and much more.

Jamie Drake & Sophie Holt

friday, february 9, 2018, 7pm
an intimate evening of two solo sets from singer songwriters & folk-pop crooners sophie holt & jamie drake.

Weaving as Meditation with Kate Kilmurray

Sunday, february 11, 2018, 2:00-4:00pm
Join Kate on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 to learn hand weaving on a metal loom and meditation.

Ojai Environmental Student Leadership Collective

tuesday, February 13, 2018 @ 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Led by environmental leader and educator Tod Cossairt, environmental student leaders/activists from our local high schools will explore ways they can collaborate on a community action plan for the spring.

folk steady 2018

Folksteady vs Superbowl at Rancho Inn

sunday, february 4, 2018, 1:00pm, $5 , kids free
Ojai Ranch Inn, 615 W. Ojai Ave
A monthly Sunday matinee acoustic series, with a handful of local talent — family friendly — Come make a day of it.

sahba sizdahkhani & emily hay

saturday, february 17, 2018, 7-10pm
Iranian musician Sahba Sizdahkhani serves as a unique crossroad of East meets West. Inspired heavily by 1960’s free-jazz and Persian Traditional Music, he constantly channels the fire-energy and longing for connectivity that these two stormy histories represent. Emily Hay is a flutist, vocalist and pianist who extends the traditional roles and capabilities of her instruments by incorporating the complexity of contemporary classical technique with the spontaneity and experimentation of free improvisation.

ella and Sage with Pat Keen

Ella & Sage with Pat Keen

Wednesday, February 21, 2017, 7pm
a while ago a guy named Pat Keen from minneapolis wrote me about playing at greater goods when he comes out west to share his new LP, “albatross.” he had heard about greater goods from our mutual friend kyle field, of Little Wings.

Dean Thomas, Yours Truly, Michele & Secret Emchy Society

friday, february 23, 2018, 7:30pm
A boot stompin’ heart breakin’ triple twang line up of intoxicating western cabaret at Greater Goods not to be missed.

mikael jorgensen + isaac koren’s “expandards”

saturday, february 24, 2018, 7:00-10:00pm
experimental tweaking & stretching of standards from the american songbook. special guest: drum & lace

Sustainable Foraging

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 10:00am-3:00pm
Join East Coast native Dan De Lion of returntonature.us and Ojai’s Lanny Kaufer of HerbWalks.com for a family-friendly plant walk and class on lowering your ecological footprint by eating weeds!

Tom Brosseau, Shelley Short, Aaron Embry

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 7-10pm
This February and March, Tom Brosseau will be hitting the road with singer-songwriter Shelley Short. Seattle to San Diego with some great stops in between. Joined by the wonderful Aaron Embry for their Ojai stop-in, expect a great evening of song and story.

Jack Johnson Benefit Concert

Jack Johnson and Friends, a Benefit for the Community

at Santa Barbara Bowl on Sunday March 18, 2018

We are proud to be involved in a benefit concert for the Santa Barbara and Ventura Community. Jack Johnson and Friends, a Benefit for the Community will take place Sunday, March 18th at the Santa Barbara Bowl, in support of ongoing Thomas Fire and Flood recovery efforts.

The Chillz at Underground Art Exchange

friday, january 26, 2017, 7pm
join us Friday night as we head over to our other favorite venue, the wonderful Ojai Arts Exchange for a night of celebrating with friends and family and more friends!

Art for the Heart: Thomas Relief Benefit Show

Saturday, January 27, 5-9pm @ studio lamar
Located at Studio Lamar: 553 W. El Roblar. Music. Paintings. Raffle and Auction.

Phoenix Rising

Saturday, January 27, 1:00-3:00pm
We’ve all been through a lot this past month, many are still affected and unsettled. Come cleanse, connect and restore together.

Hand Me Down Band

Benefit Show with Hand Me Down Band, Grace Fellows, & Bonnie Boy

Friday, January 19, 2018, 6:30-10pm
benefit show featuring a wide and crafty range! some local brass, gold & silver throated tunesmiths in the form of The Hand-Me Down Band /Oxnard, Grace Fellows, & Bonnie Boy. proceeds go to the greater goods disaster relief fund.

Handmade Makers Market

Sunday, January 21, 2017, 11am-3pm
A community Handmade Makers’ Market at Poco Farm in Meiner’s Oaks. Originally scheduled for December 5, we are so honored to be part of this event and so grateful to Poco Farm and all of the makers for participating in a silent raffle to raise funds for the greater goods disaster relief fund.

Natalie Gelman & Andy Dalto

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 7-10pm
Raised in the old West Village, NYC stomping ground of songwriting greats, Natalie Gelman grew up amidst artists and true bohemians.

Vocal Opening Workshop

Vocal Opening Class

Wednesday, January 17, 6:30-8:30pm
drop the shame & fear & embrace a most personal & primary instrument, your own voice… a nurturing & freeing process led by the amazing vocal sound healer, dr. gwendolyn mcclure.

compassionate listening

Thursdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
join brian & lisa berman for this free, weekly series focused on finding & building peace in the midst of so much natural disaster.

Phoenix Cycle Workshop

Seven Sessions! Tuesdays, 7-9:30pm January 2 through February 13

Fellow community members, River and Susan invite you to sign up for this free event that they are offering to our community as we re-group after the fire.

Craft Raft

Saturday, December 23, 11am-5pm
Local artists, kid crafts, live music, & fire relief fundraiser! come craft your ash off & support local artists & the renewal of joy inside our tears! we will also be accepting relief applications & donations throughout the day. free & all ages.

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.

Free Masks & Resource Gathering

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 10am

Free N95 masks available tomorrow until they run out starting at 10am. Thanks to Direct Relief for taking care of our community!

The Only Ocean / Holy Golden / Soul Hex

The Only Ocean, Holy Golden, Soul Hex

Thursday, November 30, 2017, 7-10pm, All Ages
$5 suggested donation

Holy Golden:
Hailing from Rhode Island, Holy Golden’s music blends euphoric dream-pop with lo-fi garage rock to create songs that feel both vulnerable and mysterious.

Alas Latinas

Alas Latinas, Sally & George

Friday, December 1, 2017, 7-10pm

we’re honored to have our neighbors & friends Alas Latinas come & share their music, & thankful to Don Cardinali for roping in the wonderful duo out of nashville, Sally & George !