Take a break from the rush of everyday life and join the River Parkway Trust for a Respite by the River. Bring your picnic dinner, blanket and lawnRespite by the River chair, and relax on the Ranch House front lawn while you enjoy live dinner music provided by talented local musicians. Macca's Wine Bar will be open during the dinner hour with wines for sale by the glass. Then you'll enjoy a reading by a Central Valley author. Dessert will be available for sale. 

Evening Schedule is as follows: 
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Live dinner music, bring your dinner, purchase your glass of wine or dessert

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Reading by acclaimed author 

8:00 p.m. - Book sales and signing

Respite Schedule 2017 - Please mark your calendars for all of these dates! 

Wednesday, April 26, Carol Firstman with music by Stomata

Friday, May 5, McLane High School ArtVenture Program 

Thursday, May 18, Tim Z. Hernandez with music by Lark 

Wednesday, June 21, Tribute to Jon Veinberg with music by Lance Canales

Thursday, July 13, Steven Sanchez with music by Soul Kitchenette

Thursday, August 10, Randa Jarrar with music by Ryan Gregory Tallman 

Wednesday, September 13, Steven Church with music by EZ Marc Poschman 

Tuesday, October 3, Laura Sidsworth with music by Kat


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