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Haunted Halloween Party at the Bodega Schoolhouse

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UPDATE: Ghost Sighting at the Potter Schoolhouse.

A recent visitor to the Potter Schoolhouse in Bodega snapped this pic while on vacation and captured this ghostly manifestation in the window. Further, the picture has been authenticated by Paranormal Researcher, Blair Jett, who states "clearly this is not a manipulation".



Haunted Halloween at the Bodega Schoolhouse

Why: A fun way to help raise needed operating funds for the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center
Where: at the historic Potter School, 17110 Bodega Lane, Bodega
When:  Saturday, October 26, 7:30-11:30 p.m.
How much and how to get tickets:  $100/person, aged 21 and over. Raffle tickets: $50

Tickets available online or at 390 Morris Street, Sebastopol


Buy Tickets


Tickets can also be purchased over the phone at 707-479-1717.

Unable to attend? That's OK, you can still enter the Raffle for a Trip for 2 to Maui!
If not present, the lucky winner will be notified by phone and email.


Silent auction, food, wine and desserts, dancing and music from the Steve Morris Band.

Raffle prizes including a trip to Maui for 2 in beautiful Ka'anapali

Featuring "History and Haunting", true tales from the past

Celebrating the 140th anniversary of the first party in the schoolhouse and. 50th anniversary of the filming of "The Birds".


Trip for 2 to Maui:

Raffle prize is a trip for 2 to Maui for seven night in beautiful Ka'anapali.

Choice of three shore side resorts: Marriot Maui Ocean Club, Ka'anapali Beach Club, or Ka'anapali Shores (final choice subject availability).

All suites include one bedroom, kitchen, two bathrooms, living room, lanai, and gorgeous island views.

A $2500 value!

About the Bodega Schoolhouse & The Birds:

Check out this website about real hauntings at the Bodega Schoolhouse:

Article and Slideshow about the history of the house:
Learn about the filming of The Birds:

NBC piece on the 50th Anniversary Celebration:

Hauntings at the Bodega Schoolhouse


Video Montage of the B50 Day Festival - 50th Anniversary of the Birds

Famous Scene from the Birds at the Potter Schoolhouse

The Original Ending of Hitchcock's The Birds

Hitchcock Introducing The Birds

How Alfred Hitchcock blends Bodega and Bodega Bay

A little bit about Maui

Channel 5 KPIX Interview with Potter Schoolhouse owner, Leah Taylor