December 4, 2020

Holiday Baskets

Spreading Cheer with Holiday Gift Baskets

We've got one for everyone on your list!
Beginning on Black Friday, November 27th, you can help spread holiday cheer and help us continue to support vital services for seniors, with the purchase of a themed holiday gift basket. 
  • Relax and Unwind
  • Home for the Holidays
  • Ring in the New Year 

All proceeds will support our Vital Services Program at Vintage House, which serves up nutritious and delicious meals for seniors, free grocery shopping and delivery services, CareCalls, and more.

Click Here: Holiday Baskets

Welcome New Members

Ms. Karen Leslie Fuller
Julie Jackson
Carol Eldridge
Mary Canfield
Suzanne Sheridan
Katherine Ferar
Wendy Huckstepp
Joanna Kemper
Nancy Melican
Nancy Schopp
Linda Yankee

Holiday Hours

Vintage House will be closed starting Monday, December 21 through Friday, January 1, 2021.
We will resume business on Monday, January 4, 2021.
We will be taking grocery orders on Monday, December 21 and Monday, December 28. 
There will be no food distribution during this time. There will be no classes during this time.

In-Person Classes and Events

Jin-Shin Jyutsu

Jin Shin Jyutsu is the art of releasing tensions through self-healing acupressure.
Learn simple hand & finger techniques to use on yourself which support the immune system, stimulate circulation, release pain & tension, and bring peace of mind. 
 Wear comfortable clothing and prepare to have fun!

Social distance protocols will be observed, all participates will be required to wear a mask and sign the Vintage House Questionnaire and Liability Waiver before event.
Wednesday, December 16 ⋅ 1:00 to 2:00
Member $10.00 / Non-member $20.00
Register Here: Jin Shin Jyutsu

In-person On-Going Classes and Events

To register and for more information
click on the picture. 

Virtual Classes and Events

Vintage House invites you to our Annual Membership Meeting.
This year, we will be meeting on Zoom.

This meeting allows members to meet the Board of Directors, vote on directors, learn about all that took place in 2020, look forward to 2021, and conclude with a brief Q&A period.
We look forward to connecting with you!

Friday, December 18 • 2:00
You must be a Vintage House Member to Attend
Register Here: Annual Membership Meeting

Virtual On-Going Classes

To register and for more information
click on the picture. 

Housing Available

Altamira Apartments

Satellite Affordable Housing Associates, SAHA, is accepting applications for Altamira Apartments located at 1269 Broadway. Altamira’s 48-units are anticipated to be available in May 2021.
  • Applications will be accepted beginning on December 2, 2020 with a deadline to apply of December 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
  • Applications are available online at
  • If you need help, have questions or need to request an application be mailed to you, please call 510.410.1445 or email
  • To apply for Project-Based Section 8 assistance through the Sonoma County Housing Authority, please apply online at or call 707.565.7501
  • To apply for HUD-VASH assistance administered by the Santa Rosa Housing Authority, please contact the Santa Rosa VA Clinic at 707.569.2300

Pen Pal Club

Start the new year with a new friend!  

Ms. Magnani's 5th-grade class is looking for Pen Pals.
You'll be matched with a local student with whom you will write letters back-and-forth about once a month. Enjoy a fun, new inter-generational bond during these unprecedented times of social distancing! We hope to schedule a face-to-face meet-up at the end of the school year.
For more information or to sign up, please contact Denise Wilbanks at or 707.509.3186

myRide is Back!

Vintage House's myRide program is now able to offer rides again on a limited basis.  Rides are available for non-medical needs within Sonoma Valley Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm for seniors who are no longer driving. 
Riders and drivers are required to follow strict protocols - including daily COVID screening, masks, and sanitizing.
If you need a ride... or you'd like to drive... please contact Denise Wilbanks at 707.509.3186 or

Do You Wear Hearing Aids?

Struggling with wearing a mask that hooks on your ears? 
Mary Wilcox is making masks that are comfortable, stylish, and work without dislodging your hearing aids.
Lots of variety to choose from.
Call or text Mary at 707.935.3826. 

Vintage House Delivers

Vintage House Delivers program is still here to help!
We can help you by connecting your shopping list, or prescription pick up, to a volunteer shopper. Click here for frequently asked questions. 
Please click on the delivery request button or give us a call, 707.996.0311.
Click Here: Delivery Request

Shop and Support

No additional fees

Your Amazon purchases can result in money for our programs and services.  Log in to every time you shop Amazon and designate Vintage House as your charity of choice.  Thank you for your support!
Click Here: Amazon Smile

Vintage House Cares. We're Here to Help

During this time of crisis please consider a tax-deductible donation to support all that Vintage House is doing to address the needs of seniors in our community.
We need each other now more than ever before.
Thank You. 

Click here to Donate Now
Click here for Activity Schedule
Click here to Become a Member
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Investing in Vintage House benefits us all. We could not accomplish our goals without the support, involvement, and enthusiasm of our members, teachers, and community partners. Vintage House is partially funded by
and Generous Donors Like You!

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Vintage House
264 First Street East
Sonoma, California 95476


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