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Museum, Photography, History/Science
"Kokoro: The Story of Sacramento's Lost Japantown" Encore
This exhibition, a reprise from 2017, features family photographs drawn from community members' personal collections that document the memories at the heart of a once-thriving downtown community devastated first by forced removal during WWII and again by redevelopment in the 1950s. This show commemorates the 2018 anniversary of Executive Order 9066, the presidential decree that led to the unconstitutional incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans signed on Feb. 19, 1942.
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Talks/Lectures
"William Leidesdorff" Documentary Screening
Join us as we hear from Dr. Robert Lee Grant as he shares his new film, "William Leidesdorff." Leidesdorff was one of the first mixed-race U.S. citizens in California and a highly successful, enterprising businessman. This program is free and will be held in the West Meeting Room. Following will be a Q&A with the filmmaker. You tube: https://youtu.be/bR_RzDspOe4.
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Drama
'Les Blancs' reveals culture clash
Identity, assimilation, and culture clash in Sac State’s Les Blancs. Lorraine Hansberry’s examination of relationships among African, European, and American people incorporates dance and music. Directed by Assoc. Dean Melinda Wilson Ramey and Lisa Thew. At 8 p.m. March 7-10, 16, & 17; 6:30 p.m. March 14 and 15; and 2 p.m. March 11 & 18. Tickets are $10-$18, at (916) 278-4323 or www.csus.edu/hornettickets.
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library, free
1, 2, 3 Andrés Live!
Latin Grammy Award Winner 1, 2, 3 Andrés is coming to the Franklin Community Library! Join us for a special family event. The globe-trotting musical sensation will delight our families with an energetic show of music, culture, geography and more in both English and Spanish.
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Art Talk, Painting, Conference
10th Annual Art of Painting in the 21st Century Conference
This annual conference nurtures dialog on contemporary painting and the shared ideas that define current trends in the field. We are proud to be featuring world renown painters Chester Arnold, Alex Gross, Hung Liu and Peri Schwartz. Meet face-to- face with distinguished artists you might only otherwise read about. This year, a collegiate exhibition of the top 20 young college student painters will be on display. Many awards will be given to these young artists. Students who register online are free. Prices for non-students increase after March 14.
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Running
10th Annual Sac State 5K Fun Run
The Sac State 5K Fun Run is an event for every physical level and ability! This is a run that you will love as you make your way through the California State University, Sacramento campus. This race is open to everyone! Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members of all ages are welcome to sign up to be a part of this University tradition. We host a wide range of abilities from competitive 5K enthusiasts to casual run/walkers. We hope that you join us for this annual event, and have a great 5K experience at Sac State!
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Food/Tasting, Fair/Festival
12th Annual California Artisan Cheese Festival
The weekend will be filled with scrumptious cheeses; chef demonstrations and pairings; farm tours; educational sessions by industry experts; cheesemongers; talented chefs; cheese experts; authors; cheesemakers and more. Parking at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds is included with your ticket price. For complete details and additional information, please visit our website at http://artisancheesefestival.com/
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Benefit/Fundraiser
18th Annual Quiz Night
SYRCL’s Quiz Night, also known as the Brains of Nevada County event, is looking for a couple dozen daring and talented teams to participate in this year’s annual trivia tradition. Delve into the depths of your psyche and fish for those frivolous facts planted by silly sitcoms and past pop-culture. Enjoy an evening of hilarity and friendly competition. Teams are made up of eight participants and the buy-in is $50 per person, $400 per table. To secure your table or inquire about forming a team, please contact Jenn Tamo at 530-265-5961 ext. 201 or jenn@syrcl.org. Prizes are bestowed to the highest, lowest scorers and most-spirited teams.
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Nature, Education, For the Family, Class/Workshop
2018 Bird Walks at Bridgeport
Expect to see American Dippers, Bald Eagles, Various Wood Peckers, Blue Birds, Kinglets, Phoebes and the many spring migrants in the park (Warblers, Grosbeaks, Swallows and more). All of the walks will start at 8 a.m., except for the June, July and September walks which will start at 7:30. Meet at the South Yuba River State Park's North Parking Lot. (Just past the South Yuba River-Pleasant Valley Road Bridge). Wear weather-appropriate clothing and bring binoculars! For more information, contact South Yuba River State Park at (530) 432-2546.
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Conference
2018 HR & Benefit Compliance Symposium
Join your peers and receive top-notch education from excellent speakers at our 2018 HR & Benefit Compliance Symposium. Get the right education to better manage your costs and risks in 2018.
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