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‘Dust from the Attic’ shares some personal memories

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Book: “Dust From the Attic” Author: Bill Carpentier Publisher: Mill City Press Inc., April 2016, 220 pages, paperback “I lost my son once. Perhaps more accurately, I misplaced him. No — wait — I knew where he was.”  So begins a collection of personal memories and idiosyncrasies by El Dorado Hills author Bill Carpentier. In “Dust from the […]

No Comment / May 08, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Anne of Avonlea’ continues the story

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What: “Anne of Avonlea” Who: Charter University Prep’s drama department Where: Charles F. Brown School campus, 6520 Oak Dell Road in El Dorado When: May 12 through May 14 Information: (530) 622-8594 ext. 2500 Charter University Prep’s drama department is presenting “Anne of Avonlea” May 12 through May 14. This production is a sequel to an earlier presentation of “Anne […]

No Comment / May 08, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Celebrate Astronomy Day at the community observatory

Astronomy Day

Members of the community are invited to enjoy National Astronomy Day free-of-charge between 6:30 and 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 14 at the Cameron Park Rotary Club Community Observatory in Placerville. Attendees will see the moon and Jupiter through various telescopes, view galaxies with an infinity camera and participate in constellation tours. The event begins […]

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Print competition open to all

A photography print competition will be held at the El Dorado Camera Club’s monthly meeting on Thursday, May 19 at 7 p.m. This judged competition is open to members and non-members for a small entry fee. There are multiple categories for color, monochrome and alternative images. Ribbons will be awarded for first, second and third […]

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Concerts in the Park celebrates 25th anniversary season with new lineup

70,000 music fans attended Concerts in the Park at Cesar Chavez Plaza in 2015. See the New Kingston Element Brass Band this Friday night. Courtesy photo

With a history as Sacramento’s longest-running outdoor music festival, Concerts in the Park has returned for its 25th season with an exciting new brand that captures the energy that is pulsing through downtown, and a lineup of nationally touring artists and the region’s greatest musical talents. Managed by the Downtown Sacramento Partnership, the free summer music festival concerts take […]

No Comment / May 05, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Capitol Pops concert to benefit Bella Vista

Capitol Pops Concert Band News release Java & Jazz, a free, open to the public musical event benefitting Bella Vista High School’s student bands and auxiliary programs, will be held at 7 p.m., Saturday, May 7, at the school, 8301 Madison Ave. in Fair Oaks. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The fundraiser in the school’s […]

No Comment / May 02, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Community concert membership drive in full swing

El Dorado Community Concert Association News release It’s the time of year for renewal or first time order for membership in the El Dorado County Community Concert Association. The membership drive for the 2016-17 season is in full swing and ends May 20. The association board is excited about the 2016-17 season’s lineup of exceptional […]

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