Calendar of Events

Events at the Charles M. Schulz Museum give our visitors opportunities to: meet professional cartoonists; view some of Schulz’s favorite movies; create hands-on crafts; learn about different cartooning techniques; and attend Members-Only parties. In addition to our special events listed below, be sure to check out what happens at the Museum EVERY DAY!

Events are included in the price of admission, unless otherwise noted.

Please also note that events listed below are subject to change; check back here for the most up-to-date information.

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Museum Events

2015

August

Date & Time Subject

8

Saturday

1:00 PM

Second Saturday Cartoonist: Sam Coaass • 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Meet, watch, and talk to Bay Area cartoonist Sam Coaass who has been self-publishing her comic, The Masked One, since 2012. The Masked One, about a mysterious mythical figure, can be read for free at www.themaskedone.smackjeeves.com.
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events

13

Thursday

5:00 PM

FREE Night • 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Enjoy free Museum admission along with ice cream cake from Cold Stone Creamery of Sonoma County (while supplies last). Also, take a photo to remember the event in the free photo booth provided by Runaway Photo Booth until 7:00 pm.
Museum Events: Free Days

31

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games on the last Monday of the month through September. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

September

Date & Time Subject

12

Saturday

1:00 PM

Second Saturday Cartoonist: Mario Estioko • 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Meet, watch, and talk to Sacramento-based cartoonist Mario Estioko. Estioko writes and draws a single-panel web feature called Incompatibles, which documents things that just don’t go together.
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events

12

Saturday

3:00 PM

Special Appearance of Cuban Animators • 3:00 pm

Meet popular Cuban animators including Mario Rivas and Manuel Guerra as they showcase and discuss their animated short films in English and Spanish. The Charles M. Schulz Museum and Santa Rosa Junior College’s 3D Animation Program and Art Department are honored to host and offer this public presentation which happily ‎coincides with a new Era of US Cuba relations.
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events

13

Sunday

10:00 AM

Grandparents' Day • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Grandparents receive free admission when visiting with their grandchildren.
Museum Events: Free Days

19

Saturday

5:00 PM

Kids Night at the Museum • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Drop your kids off for after-hours fun at the Schulz Museum. Kids will have the Museum all to themselves for dinner, games, art, cartooning, and crafts. Recommended for kids 10 and under. Discount of $5 off for siblings. Advance reservations required--register online by clicking on the class title above or call (707) 284-1272.
Fee(s): $25.00 for Member, $32.00 for Non-member, $20.00 for Sibling Member Discount, $27.00 for Sibling Non-member Discount
Place: Charles M. Schulz Museum, 2301 Hardies Lane, Santa Rosa, Ca, 95403
Museum Events: Youth programming    
Classes and Camps Topics: Arts and Crafts  Cartooning and comic art instruction  
Ages: Grades 1-6    

26

Saturday

10:00 AM

Santa Rosa ToyCon • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come visit our booth at Santa Rosa ToyCon at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds for free giveaways and cartoonist appearances.
Museum Events: Museum Booth at another venue

28

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games on the last Monday of the month through September. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

October

Date & Time Subject

3

Saturday

2:00 PM

The Peanuts Movie • 2:00 pm

Celebrate 65 years of Peanuts as Blue Sky Studios talks about the new CGI animated feature length film, The Peanuts Movie. Director Steve Martino, Producer Michael Travers, Animation Supervisor Nick Bruno, Vice President of Fox Animation Ralph Millero, and Co-head of Story Karen Disher, will share the challenges and creative process of bringing Charles Schulz’s classic comic strip to the big screen for 21st century audiences.
Museum Events: Exhibition-related programs  Family Programming  

5

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

10

Saturday

1:00 PM

Second Saturday Cartoonist: Gemma Correll • 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Meet, watch, and talk to Gemma Correll, author of several books, including A Pug’s Guide to Etiquette, Doodling for Cat Lovers and The Worrier's Guide to Life. She publishes her weekly cartoon Four Eyes at GoComics.com and on The Nib at Medium.com.
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events

12

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

18

Sunday

10:00 AM

Girl Scout Day: Snoopy and his Animal Friends • 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Learn about Snoopy and some live dogs as well. Meet companion dogs,
rescue dogs, and wild animals, too! Build an animal home, make a
pet toy, and special pet treat, all in support of the Girl Scout Animals
badges. Daisies will get started on their 3 Cheers for Animals Journey. Brownies will work on their Pets badge requirements. Juniors will work toward their Animal Habitats badge. Cadettes will work on their Animal Helpers badge. Also ice skate at Snoopy’s Home ice and earn a Schulz Museum fun patch. Advance reservations required. For fees and reservations, call the Girl Scouts of Northern California at (707) 544-5472.
Museum Events: Youth programming    
Classes and Camps Topics: Ice Skating  Scout Days and Home School Days  
Ages: Grades 1-6  Grades 5 and above  

19

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

24

Saturday

10:00 AM

Comic Artist Workshop for Girl Scout Cadettes • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Earn your Comic Artist badge in this special,
hands-on workshop just for Girl Scout Cadettes. Work with a professional
cartoonist to develop stories and characters and create your own
four-panel comic strip from beginning to end. Cadettes will receive
their Comic Artist badge upon workshop completion. For fees and reservations, call the Girl Scouts of Northern California at (707) 544-5472.
Museum Events: Youth programming    
Classes and Camps Topics: Cartooning and comic art instruction  Fine Arts  Master Classes  Scout Days and Home School Days  
Ages: Grades 5 and above    

24

Saturday

1:00 PM

Peanuts Tribute and Sketch-a-thon • 1:00 - 5:00 pm

At 1:00 pm, celebrate 65 years of Peanuts with cartoonists Paige Braddock of Jane’s World, Frank Camusso, creator of Knights of the Lunch Table, Terry Moore, of Strangers in ParadisePaul Pope of Battle Boy, and Raina Telgemeier, creator of Smile, as they discuss the enduring influence of Peanuts, their own work, and the new Peanuts tribute book released by BOOM! comics. Followed by a Sketch-a-thon featuring a variety of today’s cartoonists including Lucas Turnbloom, Brian Fies, Jonathan Lemon, Shaenon Garrity, Derek Charm, and many more.
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events  Exhibition-related programs  Family Programming  

26

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

November

Date & Time Subject

2

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

4

Wednesday

10:00 AM

Home School Day: Flight and Fancy • 10:00 am - Noon

Take flight with Snoopy and the Red Baron and explore and create a
variety of things that fly. Make underwater flyers, a CD hovercraft, an
anemometer, and a balloon boat that demonstrates air pressure and
propulsion. Also, meet real aviators, learn to draw the flying ace, and
more. Ice skate at Snoopy’s Home ice from Noon - 2:00 pm. Cost: $6 per child before February 13; chaperones are free. Ice skating is an additional $5 per person. Advance reservations required by registering online or calling (707) 284-1272.
Fee(s): $6.00 for Student in Advance, Free for Chaperones
Place: Charles M. Schulz Museum, 2301 Hardies Lane, Santa Rosa, Ca, 95403
Museum Events: Youth programming    
Classes and Camps Topics: Hands-on Science  Ice Skating  Scout Days and Home School Days  
Ages: Grades 1-6    

9

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

11

Wednesday

11:00 AM

FREE Day in Honor of Veteran's Day • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Check out the Museum’s newest exhibition, Snoopy and the Red Baron, and enjoy free admission all day.
Museum Events: Free Days

14

Saturday

12:00 PM

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Celebration • Noon - 4:00 pm

Enjoy and help prepare a re-creation of Snoopy’s Thanksgiving meal of toast, popcorn, and jelly beans from the classic television holiday special, along with hands-on crafts, and other fun family activities!
Museum Events: Family Programming

14

Saturday

1:00 PM

Second Saturday Cartoonist: Ellis Kim • 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Meet, watch, and talk to illustrator Ellis Kim who creates the web comic Time Fiddler, which he has been self-publishing since 2013 at timefiddler.com. Kim also teaches comics and illustration workshops at the Alameda Main Library and San Francisco's Cartoon Art Museum.
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events

16

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

23

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

27

Friday

Family Fun Weekend • Friday, November 27 and Saturday, November 28

Join cartoonist and storyteller Joe Wos for live performances and cartoon workshops!
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events  Family Programming  

30

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

December

Date & Time Subject

5

Saturday

10:00 AM

Comic Artist Workshop for Girl Scout Cadettes • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Earn your Comic Artist badge in this special,
hands-on workshop just for Girl Scout Cadettes. Work with a professional
cartoonist to develop stories and characters and create your own
four-panel comic strip from beginning to end. Cadettes will receive
their Comic Artist badge upon workshop completion. For fees and reservations, call the Girl Scouts of Northern California at (707) 544-5472.
Museum Events: Youth programming    
Classes and Camps Topics: Cartooning and comic art instruction  Fine Arts  Master Classes  Scout Days and Home School Days  
Ages: Grades 5 and above    

5

Saturday

2:00 PM

Disney’s Prep & Landing: Drawing Inspiration from A Charlie Brown Christmas • 2:00

Museum Events: Exhibition-related programs

7

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

12

Saturday

10:00 AM

Gingerbread Doghouse Workshops • December 12 and 13

Assemble and decorate Snoopy’s doghouse out of gingerbread complete with a marshmallow Snoopy on top.

Museum Events: Youth programming

12

Saturday

1:00 PM

Second Saturday Cartoonist: Nick Wirtz • 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Meet, watch, and talk to cartoonist Nick Wirtz of Three Points Comics. Wirtz is the creator of several noir-influenced comics including The Radiant Ones, Ham ‘n’ Eggs, and the upcoming graphic novel Tightrope: The Illusion of Height.
Museum Events: Cartoonist Events

14

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

19

Saturday

10:00 AM

Holiday Gift-Making Class • December 19

Make a variety of hand-made gifts including braided fleece scarves, snowball soap, and several special ornaments.

Museum Events: Youth programming

19

Saturday

2:00 PM

Decorate Your Own Snoopy • December 19

Create your own Belle or Flying Ace, princess or pirate. Design and clothe a unique Snoopy to cuddle and treasure.
Museum Events: Youth programming

21

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

21

Monday

10:00 AM

Winter Classes Begin • December 21

Holiday fun, hands-on science, cartooning, art, animation and more!
Museum Events: Youth programming

28

Monday

10:00 AM

Museum Mondays for Little Ones • 10:00 am - Noon

Enjoy stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games every Monday through February. Activities are designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.
Museum Events: Family Programming  Museum Mondays  

31

Thursday

10:00 AM

Happy New Year, Charlie Brown! • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Ring in the New Year with hands-on crafts for kids, and Santa Rosa's only Up-Down and Baby Balloon Drops at noon, and root beer toasts at noon and 3:00 pm!
Museum Events: Family Programming