December 2022 events


Friday December 2

7 pm – Wine&Cheese Social

Saturday December 3

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall

10 – 11 am – Decorate Tara Hall for Christmas

Decoration of Tara Hall begins at 10:00 AM, including the start of the annual Star Ranch “Adopt a Door or Window” contest.

Stop in to choose your door or window to adopt to decorate. Judging for the winner and the wreath auction will take place in two weeks on Saturday December 18 with the winner announced on Sunday morning December 19.

When you decorate a door/window you are responsible for the clean up of that door/window after Christmas.

2 pm – RC Boat races at the outdoor pool

6 – 11 pm – Stop-n-Socialize in The Hall

Tara Hall offers options for games, pool, darts, TV time, fireplace and indoor pool/hot tub to enjoy.

Sunday December 4

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall


Friday December 9

7 pm – Wine&Cheese Social

Saturday December 10

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall

2 – 3 pm – Star Ranch Annual Christmas Cookie Contest at Tara Hall

Come to see our 2020 Christmas Cookie Contest winners at 2:00 PM. There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes. Yummy!!!!!

The Star Ranch Annual Christmas Cookie Contest rules are here.

6 pm – Potluck in Tara Hall

7 pm – Adopt a Door/Window and Wreath Auction

Come by and view the window/door decorations and wreaths to be auctioned, there are always amazing creations! The decorated windows and doors will decided by Silent vote and the wreath auctions will decided by Silent bid. Both decoration and auction winners will be announced on Sunday morning.

Sunday December 11

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall

10 am – Sahnoan Council monthly meeting – Tara Hall.


Wednesday December 14

6:00 – 9 pm – Tunes at Tara Hall

Returning after Covid, join in and sing along for music and fun fare – bring a snack to share!


Friday December 16

6 pm – the December Monthly Birthday Dinner – details TBA

7 pm – Wine&Cheese Social

Saturday December 17

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall

10 am – COG Board of Directors meeting

1 pm – Window and Door Decorating judging

This will be all-afternoon process as votes are cast for the best. Come out and have a look!

5 – 6 pm – Adopt a Door/Window and Wreath Auction

Come by and view the window/door decorations and wreaths to be auctioned, there are always amazing creations! The decorated windows and doors will decided by Silent vote and the wreath auctions will decided by Silent bid. Both decoration and auction winners will be announced on Sunday morning.

6 – 7 pm – Christmas Potluck Dinner – Tara Hall

Bring a savory or sweet dish to share for the potluck. No sign up sheets for this event.

7 – 8 pm – White Elephant gift exchange

Enjoy a fun Star Ranch tradition, our White Elephant gift exchange. $20 limit on each gift.

7 pm – Adopt a Door or Window Winners Announced!

Sunday December 18

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall


Friday December 23

7 pm – Wine&Cheese Social

Saturday December 24 – Christmas eve

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall

1 – 2 pm – Christmas Day Dinner

Turkey will be provided by Star Ranch. Please bring a dish to share!

6 – 11 pm – Stop-n-Socialize in The Hall

Tara Hall offers options for games, pool, darts, TV time, fireplace and indoor pool/hot tub to enjoy.

Sunday December 25 – Merry Christmas!

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall


Friday December 30

7 pm – Wine&Cheese Social

New Year’s Eve, Saturday December 31

8:30 – 10 am – Breakfast in Margie’s Nekkid Cafe / Tara Hall

5 pm – Progressive Dinner

Host one of three courses (appetizers, salad, dessert- entree’ served in The Hall). Meal progresses every 45 minutes.

8 pm – New Year’s Eve Dance Party!