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Never grow up

Dylan Gray (Smee), Alex Levy (Captain Hook) and Bethany Wheat (Peter Pan). Courtesy photo

El Dorado Musical Theatre present “Peter Pan,” Nov. 8-24, at Harris Center for the Arts. As timeless as the boy for whom it is named, “Peter Pan” is the beloved musical adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s classic novel about a boy who “won’t grow up.” The show includes all of the charming characters created by Barrie including […]

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Art, wine, music and books … what more could you ask for?

El Dorado Hills Library volunteers are breaking all the rules for one night. Guests at the first A Night at the Library fundraiser can ignore those “no food or drink in the library” signs and won’t hear a “shhh” from anyone behind the check-out counter. The El Dorado Hills Friends of the Library event on […]

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Oak Ridge present “The Sound of Music”

Learning to sing — Maria  (Jillian Curry), center, teaches Gretl ((Hannah Spears), Marta (Natalie Broadbent) Kurt (Kaden Call), Liesl (Isabella Fay), Luisa (Delaney Kelleher) and Friedrich (Ethan Gomez) musical notes in “The Sound of Music.”

El Dorado Hills comes alive with the sound of music this month as Oak Ridge High School presents the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical. For more than five decades, “The Sound of Music” has entertained thousands of theater goers and the film starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer has played in countless homes year after year. […]

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Grow for it! Peach Leaf Curl

By Kit Smith UCCE El Dorado County Master Gardener Peach Leaf Curl is a fungus called Taphrina deformans. It infects both peach and nectarine trees. Overhead irrigation and rain wash the fungi onto buds and new leaves and from leaf to leaf. The Peach Leaf Curl fungus spores infect the trees through bud scales as the […]

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Honor veterans by kicking up your heels at Blues & Brews

Blues & Brews raises money for the Veterans Memorial Park in El Dorado Hills.

Saturday evening, Nov. 16, the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills will host its fourth annual Blues & Brews celebration to honor veterans and raise funds for the planned 1.2-acre Veteran’s Memorial Park at Promontory Park in El Dorado Hills. Leah Tysse Band will headline the event. A Midwesterner, Tyssee got her first gig as […]

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Railroad museum showcases scrap metal sculptures

"A Big Wheel" by Ray Carrington

SACRAMENTO — California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum debut a playful new exhibit titled “Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” on Nov. 8. The all-new exhibit will showcase approximately three dozen sculptures made from scrap metal over a 45-year period and created by Carrington, an artist […]

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Ballroom With A Twist dances across Folsom stage

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Pros from “Dancing With The Stars,” “So You Think You Can Dance” plus “American Idol finalists” live on stage FOLSOM — Ballroom With A Twist, coming to the Harris Center at Folsom Lake College on the weekend of Nov. 1-3, is a critically acclaimed international dance production conceived and choreographed by ABC-TVs “Dancing with the […]

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