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FREE Family Fun Day Feb 13!

FREE Family Fun Day Feb 13!

WHO: The Center for the Arts presents

WHAT:  FREE Family Fun Day

WHEN:  Saturday, February 13.

WHERE: The Center for the Arts
        314 W Main Street, Grass Valley, CA  95945

TICKETS:  FREE, donations accepted.  No ticket required.
      Questions:   The Center Box Office - 530-274-8384 ext 14
        
WEBPAGE: http://thecenterforthearts.org/family-fun-day/
 

CITRUS! SOME FOR YOU, SOME TO SHARE.

CITRUS! SOME FOR YOU, SOME TO SHARE.

It is citrus season, and I am so excited because my little one year old Meyer lemon tree has four lemons on it!  They will be ready to pick soon.  Our 40-year old orange tree is full and ready to harvest.

Local Museums Honor Military Veterans with Celebratory Events, Activities and Admission Specials

Local Museums Honor Military Veterans with Celebratory Events, Activities and Admission Specials

Imagine. Explore. Discover.  In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long.  In November, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring a number of special events and activities honoring military veterans, a sampling of which include the following:

Veterans’ Community Altar at the California Museum – 10/30 thru 11/11

Programs at the Davis Branch Library in November

Programs at the Davis Branch Library in November

The following special programs will be held during the month of November at Yolo County’s Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library, located at 315 E. 14th Street in Davis:

Denio’s Presents Lucha Libre Mexicana

Denio’s Presents Lucha Libre Mexicana

Denio’s Farmers Market and Swap Meet in Roseville will host a special Mexican Wrestling event on Sunday, October 18, featuring famed Mexican wrestlers Hijo De Fishman, Mascara Infernal, Furia Nocturna and many more. Doors open to the public at 12 noon, with the first match starting at 1 p.m.

“Lucha Libre Mexicana is a fun and thrilling event for everyone in the family,” said Eric Denio, operations manager of Denio’s Farmers Market and Swap Meet. “The colorful masks, quick maneuvers and aerial strikes take professional wrestling up a notch. We are excited to bring the best Luchadores back to the ring in Roseville for a second time this year.”

Sacramento Museums Fall for Halloween & Harvest Fun in October

Sacramento Museums Fall for Halloween & Harvest Fun in October

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long.  In October, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are offering fun Halloween and harvest-related events and activities sure to get guests in a festive spirit, including:

“Pumpkin Science” at the Discovery Museum Science & Space Center -- October 3 & 4
It’s the season for Jack-o-lanterns! Visit the Discovery Museum Science & Space Center to enjoy family-friendly pumpkin stations to learn a bit about this squash. Plus, kids 12 and younger craft a paper pumpkin to take home as fall décor. For more, visit www.thediscovery.org

Kids Beginning Ukulele Class (Ages 6-10) (September-December)

Kids Beginning Ukulele Class (Ages 6-10) (September-December)
Kids Beginning Ukulele Class (Ages 6-10) (September-December)
09-01-2015 - 12-29-2015
The Strum Shop
http://thestrumshop.com/beginning-ukulele-classes#sthash.coyXEfao.dpuf
Admission: $60/month *You may register over the phone or in person at The Strum Shop any time before the first class begins
 
(916) 787-8786
 
Start Time(s): Tuesdays 6pm *A new class starts on the first Tuesday evening of each month
This class is taught by The Strum Shop's very own Dani Joy, a ukulele instructor and performer with a great passion for teaching children The ukulele is a great educational tool that keeps your childs mind active, sharpens their motor skills and teaches them responsibility in a fun, musical setting 
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