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Cultural diversity takes center stage at SacWorldFest

SACRAMENTO — Sacramento celebrates cultural diversity through lively music and dance during the sixth annual SacWorldFest in Old Sacramento, Oct. 5-6, with an impressive line-up of live musical performances, visually exciting ethnic dance, an exciting Hip Hop Dance-Off, engaging storytellers, a dynamic Global Village, cooking demonstrations and much more. The annual SacWorldFest extravaganza is designed to […]

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FLC faculty art on display

Untitled by Heike Schmid

Harris Center for the Arts hosts the 13th annual exhibition of Folsom Lake College Visual Arts faculty in the Bank of America Gallery through Oct. 27, with a special artists’ reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27. The Folsom Lake College visual arts faculty includes professional artists with diverse specializations encompassing the […]

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Check out Sac museums for free

SACRAMENTO — Six Sacramento area museums are joining the Smithsonian magazine Museum Day Live! nationwide effort by offering free admission to ticket holders all day on Saturday, Sept. 28. Participating local museums include the following: Aerospace Museum of California, California Automobile Museum, California State Military Museum, California State Railroad Museum, Maidu Museum & Historic Site and The […]

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Rarely seen historic treasures on public display

SACRAMENTO — In celebration of National Archives Month, archives and special collections libraries from throughout the region will showcase their rarely-seen holdings during the 3rd annual Sacramento Archives Crawl from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5. Free and open to the public, the theme for the event this year is A Passion to Preserve […]

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Melissa De La Cruz comes to Face in a Book

Melissa de la Cruz, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of many award-winning novels for young adults (including the “Blue Bloods” and “Au Pair” series), and co-author Michale Johnson will kick off a new series at El Dorado Hills’ Face in a Book. The authors will appear at the Town Center shop at […]

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Dancers entertain in El Dorado Hills, Folsom

El Dorado Dance Academy dancers will perform on Sept. 28. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Dance Academy’s Kaleidoscope Productions dancers will kick up their heels at two special events on Saturday, Sept. 28. The Folsom Family Expo welcomes dancers to the stage at 10:30 a.m. The free public performance takes place at 52 Natoma St. in Folsom. Later that afternoon, dancers will show off their talent at the Serrano Community […]

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Billingsley’s Bullets: Disagreeing with the Dalai Lama

Occasionally the Dalai Lama and I don’t agree. In the “Insight from the Dalai Lama” calendar, the Dalai Lama states: “It is ironic that the more serious problems emanate from the more industrially advanced societies. Science and technology have worked wonders in many fields, but the basic human problems remain.” It seems to me that […]

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