As many of you know, the United Nations held its 26th Conference of Parties on
“Sparkling Bubbles” was exciting to taste ‘blind’. Rating based just on our individual ‘nose’ and tastebuds; learning about sparkling winemaking and playing a few fun Champagne-related trivia, led to an exhilarating contest, resulted in a winner! Want to know more about the Dec 16th event, plans for four more in 2022? And get involved? Send us an email at Tastings.Club@gmail.com
The Oakmont Pétanque Club celebrated its 25th year throughout 2021. Roster membership has increased nearly 45%. The Club begins the new year with a genuine appreciation for veteran members and an enthusiastic welcome to newer members. Anyone interested, regardless of experience, is welcome to join and enjoy the challenge and camaraderie of playing pétanque. It’s a simple game, learned quickly, fun to play, and fascinating in its deeper levels of strategy.
Planning a weekend day trip to Napa? Now you can combine a game of pétanque – played as part of a hand-on contemporary art installation – with a visit to current exhibits and an expansive permanent collection of Bay Area contemporary artists at the di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art, 5200 Sonoma Highway, Napa.