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Harris Center fills calendar with great performances

The Harris Center for the Arts has lined up a calendar full of new and returning performers for the 2014-15 season. Located at Folsom Lake College, the three stages in the center will present more than 400 performances and others will be added throughout the season as they become available. Harris Center features local, national […]

No Comment / August 21, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Family dynamics come out in “Tribes”

Capital Stage opens its 10th Anniversary Season, themed Moving Between Worlds: The Ever-Changing Human Landscape, with “Tribes” by Nina Raine. The Wall Street Journal calls “Tribes” “the best-written, best plotted, deepest, most daring-and funniest-new play in recent years.” Winner of the 2012 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play, “Tribes” has received critical acclaim in both […]

No Comment / August 21, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Hop House brews up great menu, atmosphere

Stop by Hop House and enjoy a craft beer with owner Jason Enyeart, left, and chef Tyler Mort. The restaurant is open in El Dorado Hills Town Center. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

New restaurants in El Dorado Hills have really raised the bar for local foodies and those looking to have a great time just minutes from home. Hop House in El Dorado Hills Town Center is no exception. Owners Jason Enyeart and Craig Badolian have created a winning combination — quality craft beers, a comfortable atmosphere and […]

No Comment / August 20, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | 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 […]

No Comment / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Take in a ‘Bird’s Eye View’ Sept. 5

"Wetlands Dream Revisited," 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 […]

No Comment / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Arts center goes with the flow

2013 Best of Show, " Oporto Fishermen " by Steve Walters

Watercolor Artists of Sacramento Horizons’ annual open watercolor exhibition, “Go With The Flow 2014,” will be on display at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sept. 2-27. WASH Inc. presents the very best of regional watercolor at this show judged by Chris Messer, NWS and CWA. The show will include a Second Saturday reception from 5:30 […]

No Comment / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Folsom Symphony’s fall gala raises funds for youth programs

The Folsom Symphony and music director Peter Jaffe are planning an extraordinary benefit gala this year. An Evening Under the Stars will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, on a hilltop in El Dorado Hills surrounded by rolling terrain, lush vineyards and sweeping vistas. Guests will enjoy a gourmet dinner, the area’s finest wines, dancing to […]

No Comment / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »