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Summer Day Camp at Bear Creek
Don’t let your child be bored this summer! Bear Creek Community Church presents nine weeks of Summer Day Camp for children six years old through eighth grade! From June 6 through August 5, 2016, full day or extended day, your child will enjoy fun and games, crafts, sports, skits, devotional, music, friendships, weekly field trips and swimming. Register for one week or all nine! Don’t wait or it may be too late! Call 209-951-9229 or go to www.bearcreekchurch.com today!
Event Date: June 6 - August 5, 2016
Event Time: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Bear Creek Community Church
Address: 11171 N Lower Sacramento Rd Lodi CA 95242
Phone: (209) 951-9229
Carmichael 'Concerts in the Park' Series
Summer is coming and with it returns Carmichael Recreation and Park District’s popular Concerts in the Park series. Enjoy sixteen days of free music at the Daniel Bishop Memorial Pavilion located in Carmichael Park. Bring your family, lawn chair or blanket and enjoy several evenings of free music provided by local favorites.
Event Date: Saturdays: 6/11, 6/18, 6/25, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6, 8/13, 8/20, 8/27; Sundays: 6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 8/7, 8/28
Event Time: Saturdays: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.; Sundays: 5 - 7 p.m.
Location: Carmichael Park, Daniel Bishop Memorial Pavilion
Address: 5750 Grant Avenue Carmichael CA 95608
Phone: (916) 483-7826 ext. 25
Sierra Pines Summer Concert Series
Sierra Pines United Methodist Church near Lake of the Pines in Grass Valley invites you to our Summer Concert Series. On June 17 our first concert features local artists including Sierranders Barbershop Chorus. Next on July 10 is Blended Metal Saxophones. Our finale show on August 20 will be a dinner & dance featuring the Buffalo Gals string band. Tickets are $15/concert and $25 for the dinner/dance. Call the church concert line (530) 268-5407 or visit us on the web at sierrapinesumc.org.
Event Date: June 17, July 10, August 20, 2016
Event Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Sierra Pines United Methodist Church
Address: 22559 W. Hacienda Drive Grass Valley CA 95949
Phone: (530) 268-6907
Buddhist Calligraphy Comes to Sac State
Sac State and the Fo Guang Shan Bodhi Temple host a free exhibit of Buddhist calligraphy from Taiwan, “Venerable Master Hsing Yun’s One-Stroke Calligraphy.” It runs July 1-29 in the Library Gallery on campus, 6000 J St. Hsing’s unique style focuses on enhancing & purifying the mind. Opening ceremony: 1-5 p.m. Friday, July 1. Other activities, such as tea Zen, do-it-yourself calligraphy & music, will be held throughout the run. Regular hours are 10-6, Tue.-Sun. Contact: (916) 278-4189.
Event Date: July 1 - 29, 2016
Event Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Tuesday - Sunday
Location: Sacramento State Library Gallery
Address: 6000 J St. Sacramento CA 95819
Phone: (916) 278-4189
Reno Bike Project Hosts Summer Day Camps for Youth Ages 11-18
The Reno Bike Project is hosting two Major Taylor Summer Ride Club Day Camps for kids ages 11-18. Camps are July 18th to 22nd, and August 1st through 5th. Learn bicycle safety, basic mechanics, rules of the road and more. Equipment will be provided and scholarships are available. Visit RenoBikeProject.org for details.
Event Date: July 18 - 22 & Aug. 1 - 5, 2016
Event Time: Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - noon; Friday 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Address: Reno Reno NV
Phone: (775) 323-4488
'The Red Velvet Cake War' Comes to Minden
Gaynelle has had bad luck. Her husband dumped her, she “accidentally” ran her car into his trailer and she bet everything on making a better red velvet cake than her aunt. On top of that, a tornado is coming and a one-eyed suitor has appeared right before the family reunion! Can it get worse? You bet! This show runs weekends July 22-31. Advanced tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for students and seniors. For information, call CVCT at 775-292-0939. Order tickets online at showtix4u.com.
Event Date: July 22 - 24 & July 29 - 31, 2016
Event Time: Friday 7:30 p.m.; Saturday 1 p.m. AND 7:30 p.m.; Sunday 2 p.m.
Location: CVIC Hall
Address: 1602 Esmeralda Minden NV 89423
Phone: (775) 292-0939
Two-Day Community Book Sale - Friends of the Arden-Dimick Library
Friends of the Arden-Dimick Library will hold a two-day Community Book Sale on Friday, August 5th from 1 - 6 and on Saturday, August 6th from 10 - 5. Over 8000 books at low, low prices. Friends of the Library receive a discount and you can become a member at the sale. Proceeds go back to Arden-Dimick Library for programs and materials. Credit cards accepted.
Event Date: Friday - Saturday, August 5 - 6, 2016
Event Time: Friday 1 - 6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Arden-Dimick Library Community Room
Address: 891 Watt Avenue Sacramento CA 95864
Phone: (916) 849-7177
Discovery ChalleNGe Academy
Discovery ChalleNGe Academy is opening our doors to At-Risk Students in Northern California who are behind in credits, truant, or have dropped out of high school. Students earn at least 60 high school credits in this residential, quasi-military program. Students will also receive job skills, community service hours, structure, self-discipline and much more! class starts on January 15th, 2017. For more information, call 1-844-633-3301 or find us on Facebook at "Discovery ChalleNGe Academy"
Event Date: starts January 15, 2017
Event Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Discovery ChalleNGe Academy
Address: 700 E. Roth Road Lathrop CA 95330
Phone: (844) 633-3301
'Right to Die' Seminar
California’s new End of Life Option Law will be discussed in a free seminar at 10:30 am Saturday July 30 at Lincoln United Methodist Church, 629 I St., Lincoln. Margaret McLean, bioethicist for the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, at Santa Clara University, will explore our changing social norms around death and dying. Legal and medical experts also will speak. A question-and-answer period follows. This event is hosted by Grace Lutheran Church. More at www.glclincoln or 916-645-9655.
Event Date: Saturday, July 30, 2016
Event Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Lincoln United Methodist Church
Address: 629 I St. Lincoln CA 95648
Phone: (916) 645-9655
Unique 'Infinity Boxes' On View at the Carnegie Arts Center
In an exhibition that runs from July 31 to August 21, you can peer inside the ornate windows of The Infinity Boxes to encounter wonderlands of playfully altered perception. Appearing in custom-built boxes these artworks by Matt Elson are like living kaleidoscopes, combining mirrors, light, color, and viewer interactions to produce limitless fields of reflections.
Event Date: July 31 - August 21, 2016
Event Time: Wednesday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Location: Carnegie Arts Center
Address: 250 N. Broadway Turlock CA 95380
Phone: (209) 632-5761