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IT presents Snow White

Imagination Theater on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville  presents “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.” This non-musical play written in 1912 by Jessie Braham White served as the inspiration for Walt Disney’s Academy Award-winning animated movie. “Snow White” includes the seven dwarfs, Snow White, the vain and self-absorbed Queen Brangomar, Snow White’s Maids of […]

Comments Off / August 28, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Free Tahoe bike maps available

ZEPHYR COVE, NEV. — The Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition, a nonprofit bicycle advocacy organization headquartered in Lake Tahoe, has produced an update to the Lake Tahoe Bikeways Map that is now available throughout the Tahoe Region at no charge. This comprehensive map illustrates the many bikeways in the Tahoe/Truckee region with one side dedicated to the […]

Comments Off / August 24, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Teen Court in Placerville invites new participants

The El Dorado County Teen Court program in Placerville is now recruiting new student participants for the fall program. El Dorado County students in eighth through 12th grade are invited to attend the Teen Court volunteer training from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 10, in El Dorado County Superior Court, 495 Main St. […]

Comments Off / August 21, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

What’s it worth? Find out at Folsom’s Antique Evaluation Day

FOLSOM — On Saturday, Sept. 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., antiques enthusiasts are invited to bring family treasures and garage sale finds for informal evaluation and identification during the 17th annual Antique Evaluation Day on Sutter Street in Folsom. An impressive team of volunteer appraisers, covering a wide range of specialties, will offer collectors […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Take in a ‘Bird’s Eye View’

"Puzzle of Salt" Linda Gass stitched painting

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 […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Show and Shine ready to fly

Soroptimist of Cameron Park /El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park Rotary host the Silver Anniversary Show and Shine and Fly In, benefiting local projects and programs, on Oct. 4 at the Cameron Airpark. This event began a quarter century ago with a group of airpark residents, giving them a chance to display their airplanes along with […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

ACR fall activities

The American River Conservancy offers great adventures this fall. Whether you’re looking for a workshop, nature camp, hike, or volunteer event, the conservancy has something planned almost weekly. Space is limited for many of the programs, so sign up for events as soon as possible. To register call the American River Nature Center at (530) 621-1224 or e-mail […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »