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Museum, Photography, History/Science
"50 Years of the Napa Valley Agricultural Preserve Extended!"
In the Spotlight Gallery. An interactive and dynamic exhibit to educate museum visitors about the History of the Napa Valley’s Agricultural Preserve: its key players, why and how it was initiated, describing the major challenges and successes of the last 50 years, and providing a view into its future priorities and anticipated challenges and changes. On view through Sept. 16.
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"From A Boy To A Man" Workshop
This workshop is designed for young men who could use additional male guidance and support during their journey into manhood. Every Wednesday through Sept. 12. register with Terrence Martin (916) 568-3237 ext. 205 Or email: .
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"Spirituality & Wealth" 3-Day Workshop
You are more than you know. Join Dean Radin, Julia Mossbridge, and Marty Rosenblatt for a three-day workshop about spirituality, consciousness, science, ancient wisdom, wealth, and life. Learn a new way of thinking and living that allows you to flourish and evolve. Meals included for all participants; lodging included in higher rates.
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Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
'Til Death or Dementia Do Us Part
Author Marilyn Reynolds will discuss her memoir of her husband’s descent into dementia. Her story offers hope to both patients and loved ones coping with dementia, as well as helpful resources for families. After the program, stay for light refreshments and book signing.
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10,000 Maniacs
In 2016, 10,000 Maniacs marked their 35th anniversary; keyboardist Dennis Drew and bassist Steven Gustafson remain from the 1981 lineup, when they formed in Jamestown, NY, as Still Life. They're still best known for their hit albums of the late '80s and early '90s, "In My Tribe" and "Blind Man's Zoo," when Natalie Merchant (who left in 1993) was singing lead. The current lineup also includes singer Mary Ramsey, drummer Jerry Augustyniak and guitarist Jeff Erickson; they released their latest studio album, "Twice Told Tales," in 2015, and a live recording, "Playing Favorites," in 2016.
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100 Years of Fashion Accessories 1860-1960
This exhibit details changes in fashion accessories between 1860 and 1960. Rings, bracelets, necklaces, pendants, oh my! Beautiful pieces of historic interest are on display. On view until Sept. 2. The Gold Country Lacemakers will give lace-making demonstrations every Saturday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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Living History
123rd Miners Picnic
"A picnic, a tradition and tons of fun since 1895!" Early Miners Picnics helped raise funds for miners' widows and orphans. Today it's a chance to celebrate our gold mining past - with Living History docents in vintage costumes, as they portray the colorful characters who made Empire Mine a resounding success. Bring your lunch, blankets and chairs, and picnic in the shady gardens - or purchase food, drinks and treats from popular local vendors. Enjoy non-stop fun with live music and entertainment, special children's activities, an old-fashioned cake walk and a silent auction. Be sure and catch the dramatic mine-rescue reenactment in the mine yard at high noon. Cheer the old-time rescue vehicles on as they race to save the injured miners. Hosted by Empire Mine Park Association (EMPA) to help support and maintain our treasured Park, it's an action-packed day for all ages - and everyone's invited (including well-behaved dogs on leashes).
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13th Annual Fair Oaks Chicken Festival
Join the Fair Oaks Recreation & Park District for the 13th Annual Fair Oaks Chicken Festival! Saturday, September 15 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Village of Fair Oaks. General admission and parking is free! Festivities include: live music on main stage, cluck n' crow contest, craft brew tasting, 100+ vendors, SactoMoFo food court, pancake breakfast, kid's park, kid's entertainment, and so much more. Thank you to our event sponsors: SMUD, Scooter's Coffee, Imagine Real Estate, OAK LEAF Dental, K-LOVE Radio, Raley's, Central Valley Community Bank and SactoMoFo.
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15th Annual Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop
Get ready to sip, sample and shop your way through one of the most anticipated annual events in Downtown Truckee. This fall marks the 15th year of the Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop, where attendees will experience award winning wines from over 30 different vendors while sampling gourmet food and strolling through local boutiques and shops on Saturday, October 6 from noon to 4 p.m. Tickets are $45 in advance, $55 at the door and include a commemorative wine glass for unlimited wine tasting, five food tickets, a goodie bag and a directory of all participating venues. And it’s all for a great cause! Thanks to the generosity of attendees and participants alike, more than $30,000 has been donated to local non-profit organizations to date. For more information, visit
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Benefit/Fundraiser, Gaming
15th Annual Monte Carlo Night
Tickets include complimentary champagne or sparkling cider, hors d'oeuvres, buffet dinner, drinks, and startup money. Enjoy the cars on display, silent auction, and raffle.
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