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Grow for it! — grow vegetables in small spaces with grow bags

Raymond Schoenwandt UCCE Master Gardener of El Dorado County Many people would love to grow their own vegetables but are limited by the lack of space. For some the answer has been to grow a garden in containers. Container gardens give many without the room for raised beds or in-ground the ability to grow vegetables. However, […]

March 01, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Poetry Out Loud winners wow audience

A night of emotion and excellence marked the 2017 Poetry Out Loud competition at Imagination Theater on Feb. 7. The El Dorado Arts Council hosted the county finals that attracted a packed house. The air was electric and the excitement palpable as the seven student contestants took the stage to recite their poems during the two […]

March 01, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

El Dorado County artist wins Best of Show honors

Gloria Vernon of El Dorado County and vice president of the Sierra Pastel Society, has won Best of Show with her striking picture “Larry” in the Sierra Pastel Society’s Membership Show. The art exhibit is currently running through March 12 at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330-B Gibbons Drive in Carmichael. The hours of the […]

March 01, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

The Five Irish Tenors to charm the audience

The Five Irish Tenors will perform “Salute To Ireland” on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. and “Voices of Ireland” Wednesday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m. at the Harris Center for the Arts. Photo by Keith Dixon Following in the footsteps of the great John McCormack, these five exquisitely trained singers — David Martin, Morgan […]

March 01, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

EDMT brings ‘Shrek the Musical’ to the stage

Everyone’s favorite ogre is back as El Dorado Musical Theatre presents “Shrek The Musical,” a hilarious spectacle for the stage based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film. All of Shrek’s friends and foes come to life to prove there’s more to the story than meets the ears. Irreverent fun for the whole family, Shrek’s story asserts that beauty […]

February 22, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

‘The Fabulous Fable Factory’ brings magic to Sutter Street Theatre

“The Fabulous Fable Factory” is a delightful story of an inquisitive young girl who discovers an old factory operated by Mr. Aesop and a human machine of nine fable makers. After the Fable Making Machine is accidentally turned on, the adventure begins as some of Aesop’s best-known fables come to life including “The Ant and the Grasshopper,” […]

February 22, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Crocker to show Japanese American internment photographs

Following Japan’s bombing of Pearl Harbor, the governments of the United States and Canada forcibly relocated citizens of Japanese ancestry. Two renowned photographers — American Ansel Adams and Canadian Leonard Frank — documented the relocation and internment of their fellow citizens. On Feb. 19 exactly 75 years to the day after Franklin D. Roosevelt signed […]

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