Folsom and El Dorado Hills Local Event Calendar

  • Saturday September 20th
    • Playing 4 Peace Festival
      Date: Saturday September 20th, 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Location: Spiritual Center for Positive Living,3104 Ponte Morino Dr.,Cameron Park, CA 95682
      Description: “Playing4Peace Festival 2014” is sponsored by Spiritual Center for Positive Living. The parking lot of SCPL will be transformed with food booths, local artisans and merchants and a beer and wine station- all in proximity of the stage with huge tents to provide shade. Bring your lawn chairs and listen to some awesome music provided by Orenda Blu, Joaquin Fioresi, Tamra Godey, Random Strangers and Ascension.
    • Folsom LIVE
      Date: Saturday September 20th, 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: Historic Folsom
      Description: Celebrating its 10th year as a Folsom tradition, Folsom LIVE features 15 bands on 5 stages throughout Historic Folsom. Hosted by the Folsom Chamber of Commerce.
    • "Celebrating Water"
      Date: Saturday September 20th, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: Gold Country Artists Gallery, 379 Main St., Placerville, CA
      Description: "Celebrating Water" is the theme of a group show featuring flamework glass artist Branda Corey, stained glass mosaic artist Linda Soos, and photographer Lisa Aikenhead at Gold Country Artists Gallery, 379 Main Street in Placerville, during the month of September.

      These women artists, although they use three very different artistic methods, are united in their vision to promote the conservation of water locally and to bring attention to the need for clean, safe drinking water worldwide.

      A reception with live music by Western Lights Trio will be held Saturday, September 20, 5-9 pm, at Gold Country Artists Gallery. Corey, Soos, and Aikenhead will be on hand to greet visitors.
  • Sunday September 21st
    • Booksigning with Paul DeWitt and Dorothy De Mare
      Date: Sunday September 21st, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
      Location: Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills CA
      Description: Meet the authors of the new Images of America book, Echo Summit.
    • Banned Book Contest
      Date: Sunday September 21st, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
      Location: Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills CA
      Description: In honor of Banned Book Week, local VIPs will read passages from selected banned books at Face in a Book. Guess the titles and win a prize!
    • Free Sunday Cinema Series : Spirited Away
      Date: Sunday September 21st, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Public Library 411 Stafford St Folsom CA 95630
      Description: Folsom Public Library and the Folsom Film Society present:
      Free Sunday Cinema Series : Spirited Away
      Sunday, September 21, 2014 1:00 p.m.
      Folsom Public Library Meeting Room
      411 Stafford St Folsom CA 95630
      916-355-7374

      A 10 year old girl enters a secret world ruled by gods, witches, monsters and wondrous spirits.
      Can she find her way back? A Japanese animated fantasy film.
      Rated PG
  • Tuesday September 23rd
    • Become a Senior Surfer on Facebook
      Date: Tuesday September 23rd, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Senior Center, 900 Lassen Lane, El Dorado Hills
      Description: Stay connected with family and friends, whether they are across town or across country, using social media. Do you know that nearly 54% of seniors over the age of 65 are using the internet and 1 in 3 use social networking sites? If you send a Facebook message to your grandkids they WILL respond right away. Try to get them to write a letter! Learning new technology can help you stay mentally active and sharp – plus you get to see family pictures and reconnect with friends at the same time. Learn the basics of how to set up a Facebook Account and earn your “Silver Surfer” certification. Bring your laptop or tablet. Call the Senior Center to hold a spot.
    • Heart in Concert
      Date: Tuesday September 23rd, 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
      Location: 12222 New York Ranch Road, Jackson, CA
      Description: Tickets start at $25 for Dreamcatcher’s Club® members, available only at the Casino Cashier’s Cage and starting at $50 for non-Dreamcatcher’s Club® members, available at the Casino Cashier’s Cage or online at JacksonCasino.com. Jackson Rancheria Outdoor Venue Stage
  • Thursday September 25th
    • Paint & Sip Art Class ~ Paint Your Own Glass
      Date: Thursday September 25th, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
      Location: The Painted Cork ~ 801 1/2 Sutter Street, Folsom Ca
      Description: Ever wanted to discover your inner Picasso? Grab a bottle of wine, pack a picnic, and join us at The Painted Cork!

      Paint while you sip and learn from some of Sacramento’s best artists! All supplies are included with the class and at the end you get to take your masterpiece home with you!

      Included in the class in one large wine glass or bring your own glass to decorate with our special glass paints! When your masterpiece is complete, simply allow it to dry and take it home to bake in your own oven! Once baked, your amazing creation is ready to be filled with your favorite beverage or given away as a creative hand crafted gift!

      NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! 21+ ONLY – BYOB/W (Beer and Wine only Please)
  • Friday September 26th
    • Celebration of National Senior Center Month
      Date: Friday September 26th, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
      Location: 990 Lassen Lane, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
      Description: Party celebrating National Senior Center Month at EDHills Senior Center. We are hosting a Carnival Event with games, clown, popcorn and cotton candy, and live music.
    • Golden Hills School Annual Family Fund Run
      Date: Friday September 26th, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
      Location: Golden Hills School, 1060 Suncast Lane, El Dorado Hills
      Description: Lace up your sneakers - the annual GHS Family Fund Run is here! This afternoon filled with school spirit, music, and fun helps raise money to support academic programs that enrich, inspire and empower our students. Complete with a short race, a fun walk, and sweet treats to wrap it up, this is a great community event.
    • Casino Royale Business Mixer @ First Citizens Bank
      Date: Friday September 26th, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: First Citizens Bank 1320 E Bidwell St Folsom CA
      Description: Casino Royale Night and Business Mixer. All proceeds to benefit JDRF Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Come by to support a good cause and enjoy appetizers by Rudy's Hideaway. Wine and beer will be provided.
    • Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel: Chopin and Grieg - A Musical Friendship
      Date: Friday September 26th, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts, 10 College Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Jeffrey Siegel’s Keyboard Conversations® are brilliantly polished concerts-with-commentary format in which captivating remarks precede virtuoso performances of piano masterpieces. The Los Angeles Times acclaims “Jeffrey Siegel has everything: massive technique, musical sensitivity and character, wide tonal resources, immense reserves of power, and the ability to communicate.”

      Chopin and Grieg— A Musical Friendship — September 26
      Two of the most popular composers of all time. Chopin's Grand Polonaise and enchanting waltzes, Grieg's zesty Norwegian Dances and tender lyric pieces, and their respective G minor ballades, storytelling in musical tones.
  • Saturday September 27th
    • Run For Courage
      Date: Saturday September 27th, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
      Location: 25025 Blue Ravine Rd.
      Description: 5k, 10k & 9.8 miler and kids 1K fun run to benefit Run For Courage.
    • All Nations Run
      Date: Saturday September 27th, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
      Location: Placerville, CA, Highway 50 at Red Hawk Parkway
      Description: All Nations Run 3K & 5K with Optional Obstacles
      Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 · 10am · Registration opens at 9am

      Stroll, walk or run some of the most beautiful trails in El Dorado County. The whole family is welcome. And those obstacles, they are fun and they are optional. Afterward, enjoy a BBQ with featured speaker Gold Medalist Billy Mills.

      Register online at: http://allnationsrun.eventbrite.com
      $20 for adults · $10 for 12 and under
    • Folsom Public Library presents : Poems of Love and Drought
      Date: Saturday September 27th, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Public Library Meeting Room 411 Stafford St Folsom CA 95630
      Description: Folsom Public Library presents:
      Slow Revolutions : Poems of Love and Drought
      A Reading and Discussion with Poet and Artist Lauren Camp
      Saturday, September 27, 2014 2:00 – 3:00pm
      Folsom Public Library Meeting Room
    • Cross Town Cup Folsom/Vista del Lago Soccer
      Date: Saturday September 27th, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: Prairie City Stadium - Folsom High School
      Description: Cross Town Cup
      5th Annual Men’s Soccer Event
      Folsom High School vs. Vista del Lago High School
      Saturday, September 27, 2014
      Prairie City Stadium, Folsom High School
      Junior Varsity 5PM, Varsity 7PM
      $5.00 Admission Per Person, Kids 5 & under are Free
      Sorry, No ASB Cards
      This is a Fundraiser for both Schools
    • Folsom Symphony Gala
      Date: Saturday September 27th, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: Palazzo di Migianella
      Description: The Folsom Symphony and Maestro Peter Jaffe Invite you to: "An Evening Under The Stars". Wine,dinner and dancing at the Palazzo di Migianella in El Dorado Hills. Master of Ceremonies: Cristina Mendonsa and Roger Niello. Black Tie Optional.
      Silent and live auctions plus performances by symphony musicians. Valet parking included. Limited seating
  • Sunday September 28th
    • Sacramento Suburban Writers Club Authors Showcase
      Date: Sunday September 28th, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
      Location: 4359 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills, CA
      Description: Three SSWC authors, MaryLou Anderson, A.K. Buckroth, Rebekah Machado De Quevedo, will be selling and signing their books at Face in a Book Bookstore.
    • The Cookers
      Date: Sunday September 28th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts, 10 College Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: An all-star septet, “a hard bop wrecking crew” (New York Times). The group is comprised of veterans tenor saxophonist Billy Harper, trumpeter Eddie Henderson, pianist George Cables, bassist Cecil McBee, drummer Billy Hart, with trumpeter-arranger David Weiss and saxophonist Craig Handy from a more recent generation. Together, they are “a dream team of forward-leaning hard bop” (New York Times): a jazz style of the late 50's and early 60's which emerged out of the Be Bop era of Gillespie and Parker with players like Horace Silver, Art Blakey, Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan and Freddie Hubbard. Come for an evening filled with intensely swinging grooves, an honored tradition that draws on soul, blues and gospel influences, extended harmonies and blistering solos.
  • Monday September 29th
    • Blue Man Group
      Date: Monday September 29th, 7:30 pm - 9:10 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts, 10 College Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: No one knows how to make a more inspired mess than Blue Man Group. Whether they’re beating on drums and generating a kaleidoscopic spray of airborne paint, or catching flying gumballs with their mouths and spewing the paint onto canvases, or feasting on Twinkies, or chomping out a Cap’n Crunch symphony, the bald-and-blue characters approach each messy, noisy enterprise with the expertise and determination of children. And the audience responds with unadulterated, uncomplicated, grin-inducing joy; with howls of laughter; with childlike wonder and delight. You might say that Blue Man Group is child’s play for adults.
  • Tuesday September 30th
    • FLC Speaker Series: Darrell O'Sullivan
      Date: Tuesday September 30th, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Lake College, 10 College Parkway, Folsom, Peregrine Room (upper level of the Falcon's Roost)
      Description: "Careers in Laboratory Science" - Darrell O'Sullivan is a Clinical Laboratory Scientist and retired Chief Administrative Officer of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UC Davis Medical Center. His talk will cover the various technical and medical career positions needed in Clinical and Anatomic Pathology. This will include Medical Laboratory Technician, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Pathologist Assistant, Histotechnologist, etc. Mr. O'Sullivan will emphasize the growing shortage of well trained and qualified candidates and how this impacts the practice of medicine and availability of future jobs. He will outline the education, post graduate training, licensure and experience needed for each position as well as anticipated initial salaries. Mr. O'Sullivan will also discuss future job trends and emerging specialty areas in Laboratory Medicine. The event is hosted by the college's Career & Transfer Services Center. For more info, email beesem@flc.losrios.edu.
    • Girl Scout Daisy and Brownie Round Up
      Date: Tuesday September 30th, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
      Location: John Kemp Park 1322 Bundrick Drive Folsom, CA
      Description: For all girls in Folsom, kindergarten through 3rd grade and their caregivers/parents, find out how you can become Girl Scouts together! Girls will learn about Girl Scouts, make a craft, play games and enjoy ice cream!

      Girl Scouting starts with you. Volunteers are needed to lead new troops.
      We provide free training and support, so you can inspire girls to achieve their dreams.
  • Wednesday October 1st
    • FLC Speaker Series: Tom Dillon
      Date: Wednesday October 1st, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Center (6699 Campus Drive in Placerville), Community Room (C-102)
      Description: "How Risk and Luck Shaped a Successful Career in the Computer Information Science Industry" - Tom Dillon is the former Vice President and Chief Operations Officer at Netflix. In the shadows of computer wizards like Steve Jobs and Bill Gates there exist soldiers that led the charge in the co-development of computers and information technology. During the past 50 years, Tom Dillon has been a part of this extraordinary evolution being in top management positions in more than a dozen companies which include Netflix, Seagate, Honeywell and Chegg to name a few. His overwhelming management success contributed to Netflix becoming a world leader in DVD rent-by-mail - a one billion dollar internet business that grew 60% per year. Don't miss this incredible opportunity ot hear the fascinating story of Tom Dillon's dynamic career as he participated in the development of information technology materials that had significant impact in human societies.
  • Thursday October 2nd
    • Job Fair
      Date: Thursday October 2nd, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
      Location: 3883 PONDEROSA RD. SHINGLE SPRINGS, CA 95682
      Description: JOB FAIR
      Hiring For Multiple Positions!!!
      CONDUCTING INTERVIEWS FOR:
      • DATA ENTRY
      • CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES
      • GROUP LEVEL PROCESSORS
      • MEMBER LEVEL PROCESSORS
      CURRENTLY INTERVIEWING CANDIDATES TO WORK AT A LARGE HEALTHCARE PROVIDER IN THE EL DORADO HILLS AREA!
      IDEAL CANDIDATES WILL:
      • Be able to pass a drug test
      • Be able to pass a background check
      • Have at least a high school diploma or GED that can be verified
      • Have employment history that can be verified
      • Be confident using various computer programs
      • Ability to type 35+ WPM
  • Friday October 3rd
    • Walking Phoenixes VFW Concert and BBQ
      Date: Friday October 3rd, 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: Folsom VFW Hall, 1300 Forrest, Folsom
      Description: Major fund raising event by Folsom Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) featuring Walking Phoenixes, renown Johnny Cash tribute band. Tickets available for concert and/or barbecue at the VFW Post or local establishments, call 916-985-7911 for details.
  • Saturday October 4th
    • 4th Annual Sacramento Aloha Festival
      Date: Saturday October 4th, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Location: Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95815
      Description: Saturday, October 4, 2014

      The 4th Annual Sacramento Aloha Festival, presented by the Ka`onohi Foundation, features Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander performances, exhibits, workshops, keiki (children) korner, presentations, arts and crafts, merchandise, food, and music.

      Cal Expo
      1600 Exposition Blvd.
      Sacramento, CA 95815

      FREE ADMISSION

      *Please bring a donation of non-perishable food items. All donations will be made to Senior Gleaners.

      *Parking is $10/vehicle

      http://www.sacalohafest.org
    • Casablanca in the Hills Presents: Swinging on a Star
      Date: Saturday October 4th, 6:00 pm - 10:55 pm
      Location: Lakehills Church, 7000 Rossmore Lane, El Dorado Hills
      Description: Enjoy an elegant reception & dinner, silent & live auctions with great items we promise you won't find at other auctions, live Big Band Swing Era music from the SwingMasters, professional dance performances & a Swing dance lesson from Capital Dance Center and lots of fun dancing afterwards. $95/person or $700/table. For more information and tickets, go to casaeldorado.org or call 530-622-9882x207.
    • Folsom Glow Run
      Date: Saturday October 4th, 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm
      Location: Folsom Historic District, 905 Leidesdorff Street, Folsom
      Description: Get your glow on! This fun, non-competitive run or walk starts and finishes in Folsom’s Historic District. The 4K course is mostly flat and appropriate for all ages. Along the way, you’ll experience GlowFUN stations: make your mark at the Chalk It Up station; battle friends and family at the Silly String Zone; and groove to DJ music. The finish is a festive celebration with a glowing foam dance party. Wear your most amazing glowing and lighted gear and compete in the contest for best individual or team/family costume.
  • Sunday October 5th
    • Stryker's Pancake Breakfast
      Date: Sunday October 5th, 8:00 am - 11:30 am
      Location: Folsom Strings Cafe - 25035 Blue Ravine Rd
      Description: Join U16 Girls Soccer Team for a Kick It To Germany pancake breakfast. We'll be your servers and bring you lots of great food and fun! Bring the family - tickets only $10. Stryker's are going to Germany to play soccer against teams from around the world. Your support for this effort is greatly appreciated!
    • History Unwined
      Date: Sunday October 5th, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Location: Unwined, 915 Sutter St., Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Join us for “History Unwined”. The Folsom Historical Society’s 3rd annual wine tasting event will be at Unwined on Sutter Street on Sunday, October 5.
      The $40 ticket price includes a glass of wine of your choice, delicious appetizers provided by Fat Rabbit and a bottle of wine featuring a label by local artist Jan French to take home. You have your choice of Chardonnay or an Old Vin Zin. The event will also feature a raffle of wine-related items. The event will be from 4:00 – 6:00 pm and you can come any time during those hours.
      Tickets go on sale September 1. Tickets are limited,get your tickets early. This promises to be a fun evening for all wine lovers. You must be 21 years old to attend. Purchase tickets at the Folsom History Museum at 823 Sutter Street, Unwined at 915 Sutter Street or on line at http://www.folsomhistorymuseum.org
  • Thursday October 9th
    • Inside the Creative Mind-Artists Forum
      Date: Thursday October 9th, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Community Center
      Description: Assistance League® of Sierra Foothills presents Inside the Creative Mind-Artists Forum, the second in a Creative Series. Inside the Creative Mind is sponsored by Marshall Medical Center. Assistance League of Sierra Foothills’ on-going creative series will highlight one aspect of the arts each year and feature the talents of well-known artists, authors, musicians, actors, chefs and others that excel in their craft. This year’s event will be held at the Folsom Community Center on October 9, 2014 from 5-8 pm and feature three internationally recognized artists; Gregory Kondos, David Foster and Nina Paladino Caron. Moderating this year’s event is the Assistant Director and Chief Curator of the Crocker Museum, Scott A. Shields. The evening will consist of each artist sharing his/her personal journey, a panel discussion on the creative process, hors d’oeuvres, a no-host wine bar and a raffle featuring art from each guest speaker and other original works of
    • Kaufman & Clark Plastic Surgery--Patient Appreciation Night
      Date: Thursday October 9th, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
      Location: 2220 East Bidwell Street, Folsom CA 95630
      Description: In appreciation of previous patients, current patients, and future patients, Kaufman & Clark Plastic Surgery will host a Patient Appreciation Night to demonstrate their gratitude for the community’s support. Join us, for an evening of food, fun, and festivities! Here are the details:
      •Complimentary appetizers and wine
      •20% off skincare products, Ultherapy® treatments, CoolSculpting® treatments, and Jane Iredale makeup purchased during the event
      •BOGO (by one get one) Latisse® while supplies last--limit 2 per person.
      •Live treatment demonstrations
      •Multiple raffles for products and services at Kaufman & Clark Plastic Surgery. Winner must be present to win.
      •Grand Prize Raffle: Dr. Kaufman and Dr. Clark have donated a 2-night stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe in a Deluxe Guestroom with cozy fireplace and deep soaking tub, valued at $2000. $20 raffle tickets are on sale now and can be purchased the night of the event. All money raised will go to
  • Friday October 10th
    • Russell Ranch Jog-A-Thon
      Date: Friday October 10th, 8:35 am - 12:00 pm
      Location: Russell Ranch Elementary 375 Dry Creek Rd Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Students run laps to raise money for Russell Ranch PTA. We have over 700 students who participate and we have a DJ and prizes.
    • An Enchanted Tuscan Evening
      Date: Friday October 10th, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Community Center 1021 Harvard Way El Dorado Hills, Ca
      Description: An Italian Wine Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser. All proceeds to benefit All About Equine Animal Rescue. Tickets are $40.00 advance purchase $50.00 at the door.
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Friday October 10th, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror” at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps. Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Saturday October 11th
    • Folsom Lake College 10th Anniversary Celebration & Open House
      Date: Saturday October 11th, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
      Location: 10 College Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Events planned include: tours of the beautiful 151-acre campus, a children’s activity area, stage performances (including two free performances by the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West at the Harris Center for the Arts – go to http://www.harriscenter.net to reserve tickets), instructional program demonstrations, history and art displays, student club booths, exhibition games played on the new athletic fields featuring the baseball and men’s and women’s soccer teams, live falcon exhibit in honor of the college’s mascot, and delicious cuisine from local food trucks.
    • BIG Autumn Auction Gala
      Date: Saturday October 11th, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: 4203 Town Center Blvd
      Description: Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of El Dorado County is gearing up for its 12th annual Big Autumn Auction Gala! This year’s event will take place on Saturday, October 11th at Blue Shield of California in El Dorado Hills starting at 5:00 p.m.

      Dave Bender of KOVR, Channel 13 will once again act as the Master of Ceremonies and the Auctioneer. Auction goers will have a chance to bid on some wonderful live and silent auction items, donated by local businesses, artists, and individuals which will include: fantastic get-a-ways, exciting experiences, gorgeous jewelry and much more!

      The Big Autumn Auction provides an important opportunity for our community supporters to get together for an entertaining evening with great food, entertainment, heart-warming stories from our Bigs and Littles, plus magnificent auction items all while showing a common desire to support the BBBS mission. Because BBBS does not receive any federal or state
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Saturday October 11th, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror” at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Sunday October 12th
    • St. John Notre Dame School- Family Fun Run
      Date: Sunday October 12th, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
      Location: Folsom City Lion Park
      Description: The St. John Family Fun Run is a community event sponsored by St. John the Baptist Church and St. John Notre Dame School. Our family event includes face painting, music, food and refreshments. Medals will be awarded to top times in qualifying age brackets. This fundraising event benefits St. John’s Youth Athletic Programs.
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Sunday October 12th, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror" at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Monday October 13th
    • Order Sons of Italy Gold Country Lodge 3rd Annual Golf Tournament
      Date: Monday October 13th, 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
      Location: Empire Ranch Golf Club
      Description: Join us for the Sons of Italy Gold Country Lodge’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament at Empire Ranch Golf Club on October 13th, 2014 (Columbus Day!). This is an excellent venue in which to promote community spirit and Italian heritage while supporting programs such as our Annual Scholarship Fund. This year’s event promises to be challenging, exciting and truly enjoyable.

      The Sons of Italy Gold Grand Lodge nationwide philanthropic organization is both proud of their heritage and the work they do for their communities.
    • Sacramento Suburban Writers Club Meeting
      Date: Monday October 13th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: 5501 Dewey Drive, Fair Oaks, CA
      Description: The writers club meets every 2nd Monday of the month. We are dedicated to serving writers in the Sacramento region. Our goal is to encourage writers at all levels to achieve their personal and professional writing aspirations.
  • Wednesday October 15th
    • St. John the Baptist Cemetery Tour
      Date: Wednesday October 15th, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      Location: Corner of Sibley & Natoma Streets, Folsom, Ca 95630
      Description: The Folsom History Museum will be presenting a docent led tour of St. John the Baptist Church Cemetery. Join the tour scheduled for October 15 @ 11:00 or October 18 @ 11:00. Each tour will be limited to 20 people. The cost for the tour is $10.00 for both adults and children.

      Tickets MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE at the Folsom History Museum, 823 Sutter Street beginning October 2. There will be no online ticket purchase for this event. This is a fundraiser for the museum archives so there will be no refunds. Out of respect for the interred, no dogs will be allowed.
  • Friday October 17th
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Friday October 17th, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror" at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Saturday October 18th
    • Whole Lotta Brews
      Date: Saturday October 18th, 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
      Location: 270 Pallidio Dr, Folsom California
      Description: Whole Foods Market Folsom presents their annual event “Whole Lotta Brews” benefiting the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership. This event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. will be held at Whole Foods Market in Folsom located at 270 Palladio Dr. “As part of our mission, we recognize our responsibility to be active participants in our local community. This is just our way of giving back” says Whole Foods Market Folsom Marketing Coordinator Ciara Varvas. Last year as a presenting sponsor, Whole Foods Market Folsom raised over $15, 000.00 to support the mission of the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership.
      “Whole Lotta Brews” is a key fundraiser for the vital work of the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership. They provide an array of programs targeted at reducing the risk of child abuse and neglect as well as impact generational cycles of poverty. "Each year the
    • Hands4Hope 5th Annual Benefit Dinner and Costume Ball
      Date: Saturday October 18th, 6:00 pm - 10:55 pm
      Location: Lakehills, 7000 Rossmore Lane, El Dorado Hills 95762
      Description: Join us for this "Intergalactic Shindig at Area 51" that promises to be out of this world!

      Diane Wilkinson Catering will be providing the food and a live band will entertain guests. There will also be a silent and live auction, dancing, and costume contest. Good Day Sacramento television personality Mark S Allen will emcee the event in his usual spirited and fun fashion . . . no telling what costume he will wear this year.

      $85 per person, $160 per couple, or gather your friends and share at $650 for a table of 8. Table sponsorships are available for $1500.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Saturday October 18th, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror" at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Sunday October 19th
    • Fall Festival at Palladio
      Date: Sunday October 19th, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
      Location: Piazza at Palladio 340 Palladio Pkwy Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Palladio is having a Fall Festival!

      - Free Hay Rides
      - Cookie Decorating
      - Face Painting
      - Pumpkin Decorating
      - Magician/Juggler
      - Games
      - Many more Activities

      Fun for all ages!
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Sunday October 19th, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror” at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Tuesday October 21st
    • An Evening with Wayne Dyer
      Date: Tuesday October 21st, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
      Location: Harris Center, 10 College Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Join the Spiritual Center for Positive Living (SCPL) for an evening with Dr. Wayne Dyer.
      SCPL is hosting the New York Times bestselling author Wayne Dyer, internationally renowned teacher, author and speaker. “I Can See Clearly Now: Seeing Obstacles as Divine Gifts” is a 2 ½ hour program based on his latest book.
      “When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change. I’m happy to be part of this speaker’s series sponsored by the Spiritual Center for Positive Living.” said Dr. Wayne Dyer.
  • Friday October 24th
    • Cameron Park Community Showcase
      Date: Friday October 24th, 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
      Location: 2502 Country Club Drive
      Description: Friday, October 24, 2014 4pm-7:30pm
      FREE Admission
      Learn about local resources, volunteer opportunities and help us celebrate local non-profits!
      Non-Profit Showcase, live music, appetizers, no host bar.
      Venue: Cameron Park CSD in Cameron Park
      Non-Profit Vendor Space is Free (first come, first served)

      A partnership with Rotary, Cameron Park CSD, Chamber and Cameron Park Community Foundation is planning a Community Celebration event
      Open to the Public
      Sponsorship Opportunities available
      Contact Rebecca Johnson 916-821-8378 sacevents@gmail.com
    • Friends of the Library, EDH Branch, used book sale
      Date: Friday October 24th, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Library,7455 Silva Valley Parkway
      Description: Join us and take advantage of some great deals on gently used books sponsored by the Friends of the Library, El Dorado Hills Branch Library. Our books are now sold by the pound and there are books in every category. The early bird sale starts Friday, October 24, from 4 pm to 7 pm for members only. If you are not yet a member, you are welcome to stop by and join for an annual cost of only $10. Get a chance to pick your favorite books that night. The sale continues Saturday, October 25, from 8 am to 4 pm and is open to the public. Proceeds from the book sale provide new books and support programs at the El Dorado Hills Library located at 7455 Silva Valley Parkway. For more information about events at the library, go to http://www.eldoradolibrary.org and select “Upcoming Events” or call 916-933-9620.
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Friday October 24th, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror” at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Saturday October 25th
    • Friends of the Library, EDH Branch, used book sale
      Date: Saturday October 25th, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Library, 7455 Silva Valley Parkway
      Description: Join us for our used book sale Saturday, October 25, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, El Dorado Hills Branch Library at 7455 Silva Valley Parkway. Our books are sold by the pound and we have a great selection of books in every category. The book sale is from 8 am until 4 pm and open to the public. Proceeds from the sale provide new books for the library and support programs and activities also. For information and other events at the library, go to http://www.eldoradolibrary.org and select “Upcoming Events” or call 916-933-9620.
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Saturday October 25th, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror” at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
    • Folsom Symphony
      Date: Saturday October 25th, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts
      Description: Join the Folsom Symphony and Maestro Peter Jaffe in "Majesty"
      - Overture to Il Barbieri di Siviglia Rossini
      - Piano Concerto No. 5 Beethoven
      - Pini di Roma Respighi
  • Sunday October 26th
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Sunday October 26th, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror” at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Friday October 31st
    • Witchy Women Luncheon
      Date: Friday October 31st, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      Location: Serrano Country Club, El Dorado Hills
      Description: Glamorous Witches gather for annual Halloween Day Event.
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Date: Friday October 31st, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Town Center
      Description: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October beginning Oct. 10 - Hands4Hope Haunted House, 6pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 8pm on Sundays at the El Dorado Hills Town Center.

      Enter the “Journey Into Terror” at your own risk in the most heart-pounding adventure Hands4Hope has ever created. Travel the most treacherous spots of the ancient universe, escaping ominous danger all around including snakes, spiders, mummies and more; solve devious puzzles and avoid deadly traps.

      Those brave enough to enter, the cost is $8 per person Friday and Saturdays and $6 Sundays. $12 wristband for unlimited entries per day.

      Recommended age for this is 10 and up.

      For more details, please visit our website at hands4hopeyouth.org.
  • Saturday November 1st
    • Twin Lakes Food Bank Dinner Auction
      Date: Saturday November 1st, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
      Location: Oak Hills Auditorium 1100 Blue Ravine Rd. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Join Twin Lakes Food Bank as they Light up the Night at their annual dinner auction. The evening will be eventful with live music by local band ML3, a live auction hosted by Dave Bender from KOVR Channel 13, dinner catered by Arlene Powers Gourmet Cooking, and a dessert buffet provided by Sierra Mom’s Club. Come support local families in need.
    • Kaleidoscope 2014 - Benefit For Childhood Cancer
      Date: Saturday November 1st, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: Tsakopoulos Library Galleria 828 I St. Sacramento, CA 95814
      Description: Be Part of It. An Elegant affair with live entertainment, eats, drinks, & silent auction supporting children battling cancer.
  • Thursday November 6th
    • Wendelin van Draanen and Mark Huntley Parsons Booksigning
      Date: Thursday November 6th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Location: Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., Suite 113, El Dorado Hills
      Description: Wendelin van Draanen, author of the Sammy Keyes mysteries, and Mark Huntley Parsons, author of the YA novel Road Rash, come to Face in a Book!
  • Monday November 10th
    • SSWC Hosts screenwriter David Congalton
      Date: Monday November 10th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Location: 5501 Dewey Drive, Fair Oaks, CA
      Description: Our speaker is David Congalton is a San Luis Obispo-based screenwriter, author, and radio talk show host. He wrote the script for the 2014 feature film comedy AUTHORS ANONYMOUS, starring Kaley Cuoco, Chris Klein, Teri Polo, and the late Dennis Farina. A second screenplay SEVEN SISTERS is currently in pre-production with director Danny Leiner and scheduled to be filmed in early 2015. Congalton is also a popular radio talk show host on the Central Coast, currently in his 23rd year of broadcasting. From 1994 to 2005, he served as director of the Central Coast Writers Conference at Cuesta College and has also been a newspaper columnist and freelance magazine writer.
  • Saturday November 15th
    • 5th Annual Blues and Brews
      Date: Saturday November 15th, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Community Services District - 1021 Harvard Way, El Dorado Hills, CA
      Description: Blues and Brews is a festive night of world class blues, dancing, local craft brews, wines, food and more to honor and celebrate our Veterans, Active Service, and Fallen Warriors. Blues and Brews for Vets is presented by The Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills as a fundraiser for local projects and programs that support our Veterans.
  • Sunday November 16th
    • A Night @ the Library
      Date: Sunday November 16th, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
      Location: El Dorado Hills Library, 7455 Silva Valley Parkway
      Description: The Friends of the Library invite you to “A Night @ The Library” November 16, 2014, from 4 PM to 7 PM at the El Dorado Hills Library, 7455 Silva Valley Parkway. Stroll through the stacks sipping wine and nibbling epicurean delights. Music to soothe, lovely artwork to behold and a drawing and silent auction await you. Wineries, restaurants and artists from our area will be showcased and original art will be available for purchase.
      Our esteemed Emcee for the evening will be Dave Bender of KOVR and featured bands include Jazz Report and Island of Black and White.
      Tickets, which are $30 and include a complimentary wine glass, will be available in September at the El Dorado Hills Library and El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce, Town Center.
      All proceeds from this fundraiser benefit the El Dorado Hills Library
      For additional information contact 916-933-2130 or go to smbmsw@Comcast.net or
  • Saturday January 31st
    • The Coconut Club
      Date: Saturday January 31st, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Location: Holy Trinity Church
      Description: Spend an elegant evening stepping back in time to a 1940's night club dinner show where you will enjoy an amazing meal and be entertained by the band and choir students of Oak Ridge High School.

      Tickets go on sale November 1st - January 23rd 2015. Purchased at: EDH CA Welcome Center, ORHS Counseling Center, or El Dorado Hills Music. For more information, call 916-761-3590.
  • Saturday March 14th
    • Synopsys Sac STEM Fair
      Date: Saturday March 14th, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Location: Folsom High School 1655 Iron Point Road Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: The Sacramento Regional Science and Engineering Fair is an annual science, technology, engineering, and mathematical (STEM) Fair for 5th through 12th graders in 12 participating counties in the greater Sacramento area, which has been developed to encourage and inspire students to pursue learning, academic degrees, and career pathways in STEM. Through the Science and Engineering Fair program, students are allowed an opportunity to speak with volunteer judges that come from a pool of STEM professionals, as well as experience different programs available to students interested in STEM through the college and career event put on during the Fair.