Folsom and El Dorado Hills Local Event Calendar

  • August 21, 2014
    • Sierra Pacific Mortgage Grand Opening
      Starts: August 21, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Ends: 7:00 pm
      Location: 1180 Iron Point Rd
      Description: Sierra Pacific Mortgage - Folsom retail branch cordially invites you to our Grand Opening. Join us for cocktails and hor d'oeurves.
    • Zoom Magazine Open House!
      Starts: August 21, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 6:30 pm
      Location: Fountains Shopping Center, Office Suite 250
      Description: You can be in Zoom!

      Come visit the crew from your favorite community magazine at our new location in the Fountains at Roseville. Everyone is welcome.

      We can't wait to meet you!
    • Paint & Sip Art Class ~ Oak Tree (Date Night - double or single canvas)
      Starts: August 21, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 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!

      Bring a date and put your canvases together at the end of the night to have one big painting! Singles are welcome too! Please specify double or single canvas in your registration. Thanks!

      NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! 21+ ONLY – BYOB/W (Beer and Wine only Please)
    • Third Thursday at Face in a Book
      Starts: August 21, 2014 - 6:30 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills CA
      Description: Face in a Book's August Third Thursday wine and book gathering explores the classics!
  • August 22, 2014
    • Friends of the Library, El Dorado Hills Branch, used book sale
      Starts: August 22, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Ends: 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, August 22, 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, August 23, 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 916-933-9626.
    • Soarin Under the Stars
      Starts: August 22, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 10:00 pm
      Location: Palladio Piazza(Outdoor Courtyard)
      Description: An evening with the Jr. Eagles Football and Cheer Annual Fundraising Event. We will have Local Community participating partners: back Wine Bar and Folsom Tap, Land & Ocean, Chicago Fire, Buffalo Wild Wings, Olive Garden, Wing Stop, Jakes Desserts, Nations, and Starbucks.
    • Family STEM Night — A Fundraiser to Support the Synopsys Sac STEM Fair!
      Starts: August 22, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 10:00 pm
      Location: BJ's Restaurant 2730 E. Bidwell Street Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Join the Synopsys Sac STEM Fair for a Family STEM Night from 6PM- 10PM! Join us at BJ's Restaurant in Folsom and help support your STEM Fair!

      Remember, print out and bring the flyer to the event so we get credit!
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: August 22, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St.
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
    • Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel: Music of Joyous Celebration!
      Starts: August 22, 2014 - 7:30 pm
      Ends: 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.”

      Music of Joyous Celebration! — August 22
      Festive, high spirited, uplifting masterpieces of Beethoven, Gershwin, Haydn, Schumann, and others. A grand musical celebration to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Folsom Lake College.
  • August 23, 2014
    • Friends of the Library,El Dorado Hills Branch, used book sale
      Starts: August 23, 2014 - 8:00 am
      Ends: 4:00 pm
      Location: 7455 Silva Valley Parkway
      Description: Join us for our used book sale Saturday, August 23, 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
    • Bach to Rock Open House
      Starts: August 23, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 3:00 pm
      Location: 82 Clarksville Road, Suite 100, Folsom
      Description: Please visit us on Saturday, August 23rd, between 10am-3pm as B2R Folsom hosts an Open House. Jam with a staff member, tour the facility, and test out an instrument or two at this free, family-friendly event. Can’t decide between the drums, guitar, vocals, bass or keyboard? We’re offering demo lessons for all ages!

      Enter to win a free month of music lessons!

      10:00am-noon: Rock City and Kids N Keys demo classes (Ages 3-7)
      noon-3:00pm: Recording Studio demo and tour, Rock Band and Private Lesson demos, learn about our unique birthday parties!
    • Booksigning with R.J. Machado de Quevedo
      Starts: August 23, 2014 - 12:00 pm
      Ends: 2:00 pm
      Location: Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., Suite 113, El Dorado Hills
      Description: Local author of supernatural mystery thrillers The Deceiver and Broken Seed, R.J. Machado de Quevedo, comes to Face in a Book.
    • Wine & Sunsets Music Series at Lava Cap Winery
      Starts: August 23, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: 2221 Fruitridge Rd, Placerville, CA 95667
      Description: Wine, Music and Vineyard Views at 2,600 Feet Elevation

      Hardwater, Mélange of Rock, Blues, Folk

      Join us for our annual Wine & Sunsets Music Series. Sip Lava Cap wine while you listen to live music. Savor the beautiful sunset views over the vineyard from our deck and garden area. Complimentary admission.
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: August 23, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St.
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • August 24, 2014
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: August 24, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Ends: 6:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St.
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • August 25, 2014
    • SuperKidz PE Class
      Starts: August 25, 2014 - 11:00 am
      Ends: 12:00 pm
      Location: 1800 Woodmere Ave Suite 1, Folsom, CA
      Description: SuperKidz Sports Program for children ages 4 and up is just that: a camp that focuses on your child’s health, their eating habits and their exercise level – all while the kids have a blast!
      In today’s busy world of social media and video games, many kids have lost the opportunities for true activity and play. SuperKidz concentrates on just those aspects and brings importance to our children’s fitness as well as fighting the battle against unhealthy foods. This twice-a-week is only $49 per month. Classes M/W 2-3pm and 3-4pm
    • Poetry in Motion
      Starts: August 25, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 7:00 pm
      Location: Placerville Senior Center, 937 Spring Street, Placerville
      Description: Poetry read-around open mic; bring your own poems or those of a favorite poet to share, or just come to listen. Free.
  • August 26, 2014
    • Girl Scout Ice Cream Social
      Starts: August 26, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 7:30 pm
      Location: John Kemp Park 1322 Bundrick Drive Folsom, CA
      Description: For all girls in Folsom, K -12th grade and their caregivers/parents, find out how you can become Girl Scouts together! Girl Scouts will provide FREE ice cream for girls. Activities for girls will be provided during the meeting. Volunteers are needed to lead new troops and share in the fun.
  • August 27, 2014
    • Summer Concert Series at Palladio
      Starts: August 27, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: Piazza at Palladio 340 Palladio Parkway Folsom
      Description: Palladio at Broadstone announces a Wednesday Night Summer Concert Series
      June 4th – August 27th, 7pm - 9pm (Free family entertainment)

      Every Wednesday night 7pm - 9pm starting June 4th, the Palladio at Broadstone will be providing high energy family entertainment that is free to the public. The Wednesday night concert series will open the season featuring Pop Fiction and keeping the fun going with bands like Groove Thang and Hip Service. Palladio at Broadstone is located at East Bidwell & Iron Point Road in Folsom, one block North of Highway 50.

      WEDNESDAY NIGHT SUMMER CONCERT SERIES LINEUP:
      6/4 - Pop Fiction
      6/11 - Groove Thang
      6/18 - Departure
      6/25 - Tragically White
      7/9 - Hip Service
      7/16 - Nanchuck Taylor
      7/23 - Brad Wilson
      7/30 - Superlicious
      8/6 - Apple Z
      8/13 - Spazmatics
      8/20 - Joy & Madness
      8/27 - Department of Rock
  • August 28, 2014
    • Joe Matzzie Live at Nicholson's Musicafe
      Starts: August 28, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: Nicholson's Musicafe 632 E Bidwell St, Folsom, CA
      Description: Americana Singer/Songwriter Joe Matzzie will be bringing his national tour to Folsom, CA. Come on out to Nicholson's MusiCafe which is part music shop, part coffee shop and part performance space. This is going to be a very special event.

      For more information, call (916) 984-3020 or visit http://Nicholsonmusic.com and http://joematzzie.com.
    • Cheech & Chong and WAR Concert
      Starts: August 28, 2014 - 8:00 pm
      Ends: 10:30 pm
      Location: 12222 New York Ranch Road, Jackson, CA
      Description: Tickets start at $20 for Dreamcatcher's Club® members, available only at the Casino Cashier's Cage and starting at $40 for non-Dreamcatcher's Club® members, available at the Casino Cashier's Cage or online at JacksonCasino.com. Must be 21 years of age or older to attend. Jackson Rancheria Outdoor Venue
  • August 29, 2014
    • Paint & Sip Art Class ~ 2 Canvas Sunflower
      Starts: August 29, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 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!

      NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! 21+ ONLY – BYOB/W (Beer and Wine only Please)
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: August 29, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • August 30, 2014
    • Harvest Bocce Tournament & Lawn Party
      Starts: August 30, 2014 - 11:00 am
      Ends: 4:00 pm
      Location: Andis Wines 11000 Shenandoah Road Plymouth, CA 95669
      Description: Join Andis Wines & Vino Noceto for fun & games in celebration of the upcoming harvest! Compete in fun lawn games or a bocce ball tournament, munch on dogs & sliders fresh off the grill, & sip delicious wines. Happy Labor Day Weekend!
    • Cookbooks & Cocktails
      Starts: August 30, 2014 - 2:00 pm
      Ends: 3:30 pm
      Location: Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills CA
      Description: At Cookbooks & Cocktails, co-hosted by Face in a Book and Aji Japanese Bistro, guests will enjoy a sampling of specialty cocktails and a copy of The Bar Book by Jeffrey Morgenthaler (value $30). Purchase advance tickets ($55) at Face in a Book.
    • Wine & Sunsets Music Series at Lava Cap Winery
      Starts: August 30, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: 2221 Fruitridge Rd, Placerville, CA 95667
      Description: Wine, Music and Vineyard Views at 2,600 Feet Elevations.

      Open Road, Multi-Instrument Trio

      Sip Lava Cap wine while you listen to live music. Savor the beautiful sunset views over the vineyard from our deck and garden area. Complimentary admission.
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: August 30, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • August 31, 2014
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: August 31, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Ends: 6:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • September 4, 2014
    • Renowned Silhouette Artist Karl Johnson is coming to Folsom
      Starts: September 4, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 6:00 pm
      Location: Starlight Starbright, 711 Sutter Street, Folsom CA 95630
      Description: Karl will be creating hand cut silhouettes at Starlight Starbright in Folsom. All ages are welcome even the squirmy ones!

      Karl's work has been featured in over 30 magazines including The O List in Oprah Magazine, People, and Elle Decor. He also has a large celebrity following and has created silhouettes for Reese Witherspoon, Drew Barrymore, Jennifer Garner, Jennifer Lopez, Secretary of State John Kerry, Tom Cruise and many more. His art work is also currently carried by Restoration Hardware Baby & Child and specialty children's boutiques.
    • Girl Scout Family Picnic & Ice Cream Social
      Starts: September 4, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 7:00 pm
      Location: Promontory Community Park 2700 Alexandra Drive El Dorado Hills, CA
      Description: For all girls in Folsom, K -12th grade and their caregivers/parents, find out how you can become Girl Scouts together! Girl Scouts will provide FREE ice cream for girls. Activities for girls will be provided during the meeting. Volunteers are needed to lead new troops and share in the fun.

      Bring a blanket and dinner for a picnic on the grass.
  • September 5, 2014
    • Folsom Public Library First Friday Series : 12 Steps to Living with Low Vision
      Starts: September 5, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 11:00 am
      Location: Folsom Public Library Meeting Room 411 Stafford St Folsom CA 95630
      Description: FIRST FRIDAY SERIES
      12 Steps to Living with Low Vision
      Friday, September 5, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
      Author and Equal Access Advocate Elena Thomason will present
      her new book, and discusses the challenges of and strategies for living with low vision.
    • Bird's Eye View Aerial Art Exhibit Gallery at 48 Natoma, Folsom
      Starts: September 5, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: Gallery at 48 Natoma, 48 Natoma Street Folsom
      Description: During this historical time of drought, Californians are connected to the water in our region now more than ever before. The Sacramento Delta and San Francisco Bay Area have a unique landscape with rice fields, pastures, orchards, vineyards, farmlands and wetlands juxtaposed to urban centers that emphasize the vulnerability of water issues in California. As seen from above our local waterways become a rich patchwork of colors and textures, a collage of velvety greens, rich earth tones and bright blues. The next exhibit at the Gallery at 48 Natoma in Folsom, “Bird’s Eye View,” will show two artist’s work from aerial perspectives with stitched paintings by Linda Gass and watercolors by Elaine Bowers. The exhibit opens September 5 and continues through October 30, 2014.

      In the adjacent Community Gallery at 48 Natoma, paintings created by the animals from the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary will be on display from August 25 to October 30 2014.
    • House of Floyd Concert
      Starts: September 5, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:30 pm
      Location: 12222 New York Ranch Road, Jackson, CA
      Description: Tickets start at $10 for Dreamcatcher's Club® members, available only at the Casino Cashier's Cage and starting at $20 for non-Dreamcatcher's Club® members, available at the Casino Cashier's Cage or online at JacksonCasino.com. Grand Oak Ballroom Stage
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: September 5, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • September 6, 2014
    • Open House & Handmade Craft Fair
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 2:00 pm
      Location: 48 Natoma Street
      Description: Our Senior and Art Center (Art Center features all ages) is having an open house and craft fair. The senior center will highlight 20+ resource vendors plus a tour of our facility.

      The art center(for all ages) will feature class demos and a handmade craft fair as well as our fine art gallery.

      We will have light refreshments and a raffle. So come and join the fun! Maybe even doa little early Christmas shopping done.
    • Antiques Evaluation Day
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 1:00 pm
      Location: Folsom History Museum, 823 Sutter St., Folsom
      Description: Saturday, September 6, 10am-1pm, there will be an informal antique evaluation at the Folsom History Museum, 823 Sutter St., Folsom. Volunteer appraisers will offer a unique opportunity to learn more about the antiques and collectibles. Evaluation will be verbal. Evaluation cost is a donation of $8.00 per item or $35.00 for five items. Parking is free. Proceeds from this fund raiser support museum programs. For additional information, call 916-985-2707 or email info@Folsomhistorymuseum.org.
    • Buy A Day of Hope
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 12:00 pm
      Ends: 7:00 pm
      Location: Empire Ranch Golf Course
      Description: Golf with great people for a great cause. All proceeds to benefit the El Dorado Hills Endowment Fund at the El Dorado Community Foundation for granting to El Dorado Hills based nonprofits organizations!
    • Mystery, Mayhem and Suspense
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 1:00 pm
      Ends: 3:00 pm
      Location: Placerville Library 345 Fair Lane
      Description: Local Writers Share Their Secrets! Autumn is approaching! It's time to curl up by the fire with a new mystery or suspense. If you love "whodunit" mysteries and suspense, you won't want to miss learning "howdunit."
      Four published local authors will speak, sharing their secrets for writing popular genres. Featured Authors: Sherry Joyce, "The Dordogne Deception"; Cindy Sample, "Dying for a Date", "Dying for a Dance", "Dying for a Daiquiri";Linda Townsdin, "Focused on Murder"; and Elaine Faber, "Black Cat's Legacy", "Black Cat and Angel's Journey" and "Black Cat and the Lethal Lawyer."
    • Jolene Lavine's "Guide Her Home" Book Launch Party
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 2:00 pm
      Ends: 4:00 pm
      Location: Java Mama: 2776 E Bidwell St. #500, Folsom, CA 956
      Description: We are honored to be the venue for the book launch of "Guide Her Home"; a book written by a former Folsom Mama, Jolene Lavine documenting her intimate journey of the first year after a tragic accident that her then 10-year-old daughter Jessica endured after being kicked in the head by a horse. Join us in celebrating everything that this book represents alongside Jolene's beautiful family full of hope, love and unrelenting strength to find light in the most difficult situations.
    • Highway 49 Americana Music Festival
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 3:00 pm
      Ends: 10:00 pm
      Location: Italian Picnic Grounds: 581 HWY 49, Sutter Creek, Ca 95695
      Description: The 2nd annual Highway 49 Americana Music Festival, September 6th 2014, will feature a musical performance by world-renowned artist Chuck Mead -of BR5-49- and his Grassy Knoll Boys. Brought to you with support from The Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort and Sutter Creek Provisions.

      Location: Italian Benevolent Society Picnic Grounds-
      581 Hwy 49, Sutter Creek, CA 95685

      Performers include Chuck Mead (of BR5-49), & His Grassy Knoll Boys, The Palominos, The Slade Rivers Band, and The Brute Squad.

      $25 advance tickets are tax deductible and all proceeds go to the Amador Community Foundation to fund music education for children in Amador County. Our efforts from last year’s festival- our first- allowed us to present a check for $2000.00 to the Argonaut Band Boosters at their recent fundraising event.

      Kids 12 and under are free when accompanied by an adult. Bring the family for an afternoon of Americana music!

      There will be face painting for the kids, raffle prizes, delicious barbecue, beer, wine and beverages will be available for purchase as well as locally made Munnerlyn’s Ice Cream.
      (Please no outside food or beverages.)

      Gates open at 3pm, show starts at 4pm.
      Log on to http://www.highway49radio.com for tickets and upcoming information.
    • Kick-Off Harvest Dinner
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 10:00 pm
      Location: Madroña Vineyards, 2560 High Hill Rd., Camino Ca 95709
      Description: Come join us for wine, appetizers, a delicious BBQ dinner, dessert and dancing under the majestic oaks. Enjoy the jazz sounds of the tri tones and celebrate the start of the 2014 Harvest as the sun sets over the vineyard.
    • Folsom Zoo - Growl, Howl & Wine
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Community Center, 52 Natoma Street, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: A benefit for the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary featuring local wineries, micro-brewers and restaurants, along with a few of our Zoo animal friends. Enjoy music and unique auction items to raise funds to enhance the lives of our wildlife and the community programs that teach responsible behavior towards all animals.
    • Food
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 6:30 pm
      Ends: 9:30 pm
      Location: Pallado in Folsom on East Bidwell
      Description: A fun evening of live music, food and wine tasting raising funds to support programs and and educational resources for the students and teachers in the Folsom Cordova Unified School District.
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
    • DakhaBrakha - From Kiev, Ukraine
      Starts: September 6, 2014 - 7:30 pm
      Ends: 9:30 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts, 10 College Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: DakhaBrakha is a world-music quartet from Kiev, Ukraine. Reflecting fundamental elements of sound and soul, this Ukrainian "ethno-chaos" band creates a world of unexpected new music.

      The name DakhaBrakha is original, outstanding and authentic at the same time. It means "give/take" in the old Ukrainian language.

      Accompanied by Indian, Arabic, African, Russian, and Australian traditional instrumentation, the quartet's astonishingly powerful and uncompromising vocal range creates a trans-national sound rooted in Ukrainian culture.
  • September 7, 2014
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: September 7, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Ends: 6:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • September 9, 2014
    • EDHCSD Grand Re-Opening & Pavilion Open House
      Starts: September 9, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: 1021 Harvard Way El Dorado Hills CA 95762
      Description: You're Invited:
      Join us for FREE FUN, FOOD & GIVEAWAYS! As we celebrate the GRAND Re-Opening of the CSD Pavilion, and share information about events, classes, and programs.
      visit: http://www.edhcsd.org for more info.
  • September 10, 2014
    • Vista del Lago High School Homecoming Parade
      Starts: September 10, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 7:00 pm
      Location: Empire Oaks Elementary to Vista del Lago HS
      Description: 6th Annual Homecoming Parade with Floats, Royal Court and Fun

      Follows Golf Links Road from EO Elementary to Vista del Lago HS
    • Folsom Lake College "Spotlight Night" career fair
      Starts: September 10, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Lake College, 10 College Parkway, Folsom
      Description: Folsom Lake College’s presents “Spotlight Night,” a workforce training and career exploration fair, on Wednesday, Sept.10 from 6-8 p.m. at the Folsom campus (10 College Parkway, off E. Bidwell St.).

      Spotlight Night will feature information on Folsom Lake College’s career and technical education degree and certificate programs, industry partners showcasing employment opportunities, and interactive demonstrations.

      Admission is free (a daily parking pass can be purchased for $2). A map to the campus can be found at http://www.flc.losrios.edu – just click on “Maps” at the top of the page and then “Main Folsom Campus.”

      For questions regarding Spotlight Night, please contact Jeanne at 916-608-6687 or plewsj@flc.losrios.edu.
  • September 11, 2014
    • Folsom Women's Service Club General Meeting
      Starts: September 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm
      Ends: 3:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Community Center, 52 Natoma St., Folsom CA, 95630
      Description: First meeting for the new year. Presentation by Dave Pier, Executive Director, Harris Center for the Performing Arts. Guests welcome. Free to attend and free parking. Refreshments served.
  • September 12, 2014
    • Girl Scouts Daisies & Coffee
      Starts: September 12, 2014 - 9:30 am
      Ends: 10:30 am
      Location: Java Mama 2776 E. Bidwell #500 Folsom, CA
      Description: For all kindergarten families, find out how you can become Girl Scouts together! Volunteers are needed to lead new troops and share in the fun.
    • Friends of the Folsom Library Book Sale
      Starts: September 12, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Public Library’s Georgia Murray Building Meeting Room at 411 Stafford Street.
      Description: MARK YOUR CALENDARS- FALL 2014 BOOK SALE
      What: Shop for incredible bargains in 1000s of gently used books, audio books, videos, CDs and much more in both children and adult materials. All proceeds directly benefit the Friends of the Folsom Library, a 100% non-profit organization.
      Where: Folsom Public Library’s Georgia Murray Building Meeting Room at 411 Stafford Street.
      When: September 12-14, 2014 (Friday-Sunday)
      Early Bird Sale: Friday, September 12, held 5-8:00 p.m., admission $5.00 per person (including children 12 and older).
      General Sale: Saturday and Sunday, September 13+14, from
      9a.m. to 4:00 p.m., admission FREE. Fill a bag for only $5.00 on “Bargain Sunday”.
      Need More Information? Visit us at http://www.foflib.org or call (916) 608-8743 or 355-7374
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: September 12, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
    • Masters of Hawaiian Music: George Kahumoku, Jr., Ledward Kaapana, and "Uncle" Richard Ho'opi'i
      Starts: September 12, 2014 - 7:30 pm
      Ends: 9:05 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts, 10 College Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: These Three Masters, featured regularly at the renowned “Slack Key Show®” on Maui, bring Hawai‘i’s unique folk styles, with origins in the early 19th century Hawaiian paniolo (cowboy) culture, to 21st century stages. They themselves grew up in areas so rural, without electricity, radio, or TV, that they were immersed in Hawaiian music and culture from childhood.

      Ledward Kaapana and Uncle Richard Ho‘opi‘i are frequent guest artists on George Kahumoku’s renowned Masters of Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar® series on Maui, and his Grammy award-winning CDs. Together, these Masters share the delightful experience of ki-ho‘alu (slack key guitar) – the distinctly Hawaiian style of open tunings – ‘ukulele, and Hawaiian vocals.

      Sponsored by Capital Public Radio.
  • September 13, 2014
    • Mutt Strut
      Starts: September 13, 2014 - 9:00 am
      Ends: 12:00 pm
      Location: 1303 J Street, Ste. 400
      Description: A 2K/5K run/walk that happens at Rusch Park, 7801 Auburn Ave., Citrus Heights, CA 95610. Bring your dog (on leash and well behaved) and share the day with your buddy. 100% of the proceeds go to California Council of the Blind. There will be a timing company, food, vendors and entertainment. Each participant will receive a wag bag, t-shirt and a complementary bandana for your pet. Can't wait to see you.
    • Friends of the Folsom Library Book Sale
      Starts: September 13, 2014 - 9:00 am
      Ends: 4:00 pm
      Location: Folsom Public Library 411 Stafford St. Folsom, CA
      Description: MARK YOUR CALENDARS- FALL 2014 BOOK SALE
      What: Shop for incredible bargains in 1000s of gently used books, audio books, videos, CDs and much more in both children and adult materials. All proceeds directly benefit the Friends of the Folsom Library, a 100% non-profit organization.
      Where: Folsom Public Library’s Georgia Murray Building Meeting Room at 411 Stafford Street.
      When: September 12-14, 2014 (Friday-Sunday)
      Early Bird Sale: Friday, September 12, held 5-8:00 p.m., admission $5.00 per person (including children 12 and older).
      General Sale: Saturday and Sunday, September 13+14, from
      9a.m. to 4:00 p.m., admission FREE. Fill a bag for only $5.00 on “Bargain Sunday”.
      Need More Information? Visit us at http://www.foflib.org or call (916) 608-8743 or 355-7374
    • It's Kids Time Customer Appreciation Day
      Starts: September 13, 2014 - 2:00 pm
      Ends: 5:00 pm
      Location: 250 Palladio Parkway #1301
      Description: We will be having a grand opening event for the whole family. The event will be at It’s Kids Time in Palladio on September 13 from 2pm-5pm.
      We are going to have face painting, carnival games, photo booth and many more with a special guest character for the kids at 2:30pm. “RED” from Red Robin will be here 3pm. Activities will go till 5pm. Our preschool classroom will be open for tours and enrollment.
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: September 13, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 9:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
    • REO Speedwagon Concert
      Starts: September 13, 2014 - 8:00 pm
      Ends: 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
  • September 14, 2014
    • "Shadowlands" the love story of C.S. Lewis
      Starts: September 14, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Ends: 6:00 pm
      Location: 800 Reading St. Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Based on a true story, C.S. Lewis is a world-renowned writer and professor. Unmarried, he leads a gentleman’s life filled by intellectual pursuits, until he meets Joy Gresham. Joy is a feisty, abrasive, intelligent New York divorcee whose sharp-edged, no-nonsense attitudes take Lewis by surprise. Bursting unexpectedly into Lewis’s world, Joy shocks his associates and awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced. Slowly he opens his heart to this woman, and experiences love on a whole new level. But life is made up of delicate balances, and Lewis must confront a difficult truth: “that a heart awakened to great love is also opened to great pain.”
      Aug. 15th-Sept. 14th
      Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM
      Sundays at 4PM

      Pricing
      $16 – General Admission
      $13– Seniors, Students, Military, and SARTA Members (with proof of ID)
      $8 – Children 0-11 yrs.
      CASH ONLY-at the door
      Order Tickets Online @ http://www.freefallstage.com/products-page/
  • September 15, 2014
    • "Anon(ymous)" Auditions
      Starts: September 15, 2014 - 6:30 pm
      Ends: 10:00 pm
      Location: Harris Center Drama Lab (PAC-1170) at Folsom Lake College, 10 College Parkway in Folsom
      Description: The Falcon's Eye Theatre at Folsom Lake College calls for FLC students and actors from the community to audition Monday, September 15, 2014, 6:30 pm for its fall production of Anon(ymous). All skill levels encouraged to audition.

      For more info, go to: http://www.flc.losrios.edu/community/college-news/news-archive/fall-2014-play-auditions
  • September 18, 2014
    • Food/Clothing Drive and Open House
      Starts: September 18, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: Simms Chiropractic - 3840 El Dorado Hills Blvd #101, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
      Description: Help support those in need by bringing non-perishable food and gently used clothing items for donation.

      In addition, help us celebrate the opening of our new family-friend space. Enjoy FREE healthful food, chair massages and fun activities for the entire family.
    • Amjad Ali Khan - Indian Sarod Master
      Starts: September 18, 2014 - 7:30 pm
      Ends: 9:30 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts, 10 College Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Taught by his father and guru, Amjad Ali Khan is the sixth generation in his family to master the Sarod. Giving his first recital at 6 years old, this master has continually stretched the envelope of classical Indian music, creating 24 new Ragas in his lifetime. He has been a regular performer at the Carnegie Hall, Royal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Kennedy Center, ESPLANADE in Singapore, Palais beaux-arts, Mozart Hall in Frankfurt, Chicago Symphony Center, St. James Palace and the Opera House in Australia. Amjad has passed his genius along to his sons Amaan and Ayaan Ali Khan, who perform separately as well as with their father.
  • September 19, 2014
    • The National Acrobats of the People's Republic of China - "Cirque Peking"
      Starts: September 19, 2014 - 7:30 pm
      Ends: 9:10 pm
      Location: Harris Center for the Arts, 10 College Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630
      Description: Established in 1951, National Acrobats of The People's Republic of China has dedicated itself to the acrobatic art's reform and continued innovation. Over several generations, the Company has developed many unique acrobatic acts like "Global Motorcycling", "Kicking Bowls to Heads on High Unicycles", "Russian Bars In Chinese Traditional Style", "Chinese Poles In Shaolin Style", "Diving Through Moving Hoops", "Aerial Bungee Tumblings", and "Aerial Tissue Flowers", etc. These acts (and many others) have been enjoyed and praised by Chinese and foreign audiences for decades.

      "The night was filled with spectacular stunts ... Contortionists bent and flexed their bodies in ways that seemed to defy the human anatomy, acrobats made leaps and tumbles that made one question the laws of physics, and many of the acrobats laughed in the face of gravity" (Kyle Grant, The Anchor.)
  • September 20, 2014
    • Playing 4 Peace Festival
      Starts: September 20, 2014 - 1:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
    • "Celebrating Water"
      Starts: September 20, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • September 23, 2014
    • Heart in Concert
      Starts: September 23, 2014 - 8:00 pm
      Ends: 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
  • September 26, 2014
    • Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel: Chopin and Grieg - A Musical Friendship
      Starts: September 26, 2014 - 7:30 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • September 27, 2014
    • Run For Courage
      Starts: September 27, 2014 - 8:00 am
      Ends: 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
      Starts: September 27, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 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
      Starts: September 27, 2014 - 2:00 pm
      Ends: 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
    • Folsom Symphony Gala
      Starts: September 27, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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
  • September 28, 2014
    • Sacramento Suburban Writers Club Authors Showcase
      Starts: September 28, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 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
      Starts: September 28, 2014 - 7:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • September 29, 2014
    • Blue Man Group
      Starts: September 29, 2014 - 7:30 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • September 30, 2014
    • Girl Scout Daisy and Brownie Round Up
      Starts: September 30, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 4, 2014
    • 4th Annual Sacramento Aloha Festival
      Starts: October 4, 2014 - 10:00 am
      Ends: 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
      Starts: October 4, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 5, 2014
    • History Unwined
      Starts: October 5, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Ends: 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 For more information, call 985-2707. Proceeds from this event benefit the Folsom History Museum and Pioneer Village.
  • October 9, 2014
    • Inside the Creative Mind-Artists Forum
      Starts: October 9, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 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 art from local artisans. All proceeds fund the Assistance League’s philanthropic programs, including the signature programs Operation School Bell®, that provides new school clothing for children in need and Sports Locker that contributes scholarships and equipment for youth interested in participating in organized sports but are unable to afford the cost.

      Tickets for the event are $55 each with a 10% discount offered on the purchase of a table for 8. For more information or to purchase tickets visit: http://www.sierrafoothills.assistanceleague.org or visit one of the following ticket locations:
      American Visions Gallery in Folsom- 916.351.1623
      PlacerArts Center in Auburn- 530.885.2787
      California Welcome Center in EDH- 916.358.3700
      Gold Country Artists’ Gallery in Placerville- 530.642.2944
      High Hand Art Gallery in Loomis- 916.259.4298
      Artists’ Collaborative Gallery in Sacramento- 916.444.7125
      Ticket outlets accept cash/checks only; credit cards accepted on http://www.sierrafoothills.assistanceleague.org
  • October 10, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 10, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 11, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 11, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 12, 2014
    • St. John Notre Dame School- Family Fun Run
      Starts: October 12, 2014 - 11:00 am
      Ends: 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
      Starts: October 12, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 13, 2014
    • Order Sons of Italy Gold Country Lodge 3rd Annual Golf Tournament
      Starts: October 13, 2014 - 11:30 am
      Ends: 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.
  • October 16, 2014
    • Marie Lu at Face in a Book!
      Starts: October 16, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 8:00 pm
      Location: Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills CA
      Description: Marie Lu, author of the bestselling Young Adult series Legend, comes to Face in a Book to sign the first book in her new series, The Young Elites.
  • October 17, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 17, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 18, 2014
    • Whole Lotta Brews
      Starts: October 18, 2014 - 6:00 am
      Ends: 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 Folsom Cordova Community Partnership provides parent education and support, safe youth activities, employment services and safety-net services to over 5,000 children, youth and adults in our local community," says Executive Director, Robert Sanger. "We offer this wide range of services in one place to best serve the community through our Family Resource Center environment."
      "Whole Lotta Brews” is the premier beer tasting event in Folsom and will be an evening of beer and wine samplings from around the region along with gourmet food tastings from Whole Foods Market in-store vendors as well as local restaurants and caterers. The event features live music featuring the raw and sizzling sounds of The Old Screen Door. Their early influences are some of the greats: Tower of Power, Earth, Wind, & Fire, The Beatles, and RX Bandits. The event also features international Chef Taro of Mukuni’s Restaurant.
      You can partner with Whole Foods Market in supporting the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership and empowering children and families in our local community by purchasing tickets for “Whole Lotta Brews” and enjoy an evening of delightful beer, food, wine, and entertainment. Tickets are $30 per person in advance or $40 at the door. Event sponsorships are also available.

      For more information please contact Christopher Clark, Resource Development Manager CClark@theFCCP.org or (916) 859-0045 ext 281.
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 18, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
    • Hands4Hope 5th Annual Benefit Dinner and Costume Ball
      Starts: October 18, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 19, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 19, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 24, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 24, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 25, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 25, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 26, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 26, 2014 - 5:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • October 31, 2014
    • Hands4Hope Haunted House - Journey Into Terror
      Starts: October 31, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • November 1, 2014
    • Kaleidoscope 2014 - Benefit For Childhood Cancer
      Starts: November 1, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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.
  • November 6, 2014
    • Wendelin van Draanen and Mark Huntley Parsons Booksigning
      Starts: November 6, 2014 - 6:00 pm
      Ends: 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!
  • March 14, 2015
    • Synopsys Sac STEM Fair
      Starts: March 14, 2015 - 8:00 am
      Ends: 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.