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Pumpkin Nights is a travelling mini-carnival featuring over 3,000 real pumpkins hand-carved by local artists.

Pumpkin Nights is a lovely pumpkin-themed date night

October 31, 2019

Featuring over 3,000 hand-carved pumpkins, Pumpkin Nights boasts games, eats and entertainment to make any evening feel spooky and spectacular.  While the event is mid-sized, tickets cost $20, as much as entry to a county fair. The price is for good rea...

At every Shone Farm Fall Festival, the pumpkin patch attracts crowds of guests from all over Sonoma County and volunteers assist guests with cutting and carrying their pumpkins to the checkout stand.

SRJC kicks off 2019 Shone Farm Festival

October 14, 2019

Santa Rosa Junior College kicked off its seventh-annual Shone Farm Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 12, opening its doors at 10 a.m. with fun-filled rides, games and festivities for the local community.  Guests at Shone Farm enjoyed hayride tours...

Bear Cubs Kick Off Fall Sports Season

Bear Cubs Kick Off Fall Sports Season

August 28, 2019

Santa Rosa Junior College fall sports are here, and soccer is leading the way.  The Bear Cubs men’s soccer start team starts its season at 11 a.m. Aug. 29 at Dominican College. Coming off a 10-8-1 season and a first round exit from NorCal playoffs...

Welcome to the swamp: 'Shrek the Musical' preview

Welcome to the swamp: ‘Shrek the Musical’ preview

November 16, 2018

A fairytale will come to life this fall, although it is “Far Far Away” from Santa Rosa Junior College. “Shrek the Musical,” an SRJC theater arts department production, opens Friday at the Maria Carrillo High School theater while Burbank Auditor...


Why there aren’t “Basic Boys”

November 22, 2017

It finally feels like fall in Sonoma County. The leaves have changed colors, the temperature has dropped and the word “basic” has resurfaced as pumpkin-flavored-everything season is in full swing. For those who don’t know, “basic” is millennial vernacular...

Jordan Diomande, 18, showing off his fall fashion.

SRJC student fashion profile

September 10, 2017

For Jordan Diomande, 18, fashion is the way he expresses himself best. He brings a cool and eclectic style to the table with clothes from ASOS, Pac Sun and Tommy Hilfiger. From Ivory Coast, West Africa, Diomande studies Business at Santa Rosa Juni...

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