Demo Day will be on Monday, July 26th. Grandparents’ Day on Thursday, July 29th.
Playing pétanque is easy, but like most sports playing it well requires focus. By rule, a player whose turn it is to throw has one minute to do so. Alec Stone Sweet of FPUSA urges intentional use of that time. “Never point or shoot until you feel ready to do so,” Sweet advises, “get balanced and comfortable” in the circle, both physically and mentally. “If you miss a shot or play badly, step out of the round, take a deep breath; give yourself a chance to rethink what you are going to do.” Sweet agrees with the maxim that throwing too quickly will almost always yield sloppy play.
Back by popular demand, a fun and informative hike starting at Sonoma Development Center and
Finally we who have lost a loved one have a safe place to meet and find consolation among our peers!