Vocal wonders from Down Under sing holiday hits

FOLSOM — The Ten Tenors’ Home for the Holidays show is a magical experience for the whole family that will dazzle, delight and captivate audiences. Join Australia’s rockstars of the opera as they amaze and enthrall with their unique selection of traditional and contemporary seasonal favorites at Harris Center for the Arts on Nov. 25. With […]

November 18, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Photographs feature different viewpoints at gallery

Viewpoint Photographic Art Center, 2015 J Street, Sacramento, is pleased to present a retrospective of internationally renowned photographer Kerik Kouklis from Nov. 11 to Dec. 5 in the Main Gallery. The exhibit “Kerik Kouklis: The Alchemist’s Vision” features his hand-made images which he has created over the past 25 years. The work by the Placerville photographer […]

November 11, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Running and walking to put turkeys on the table

Thanksgiving is just two weeks away. Plans to lose 20 pounds by Nov. 26 may be a forlorn hope at this point. But fear not. The 9th annual Folsom Turkey Trot and Run to Feed the Hungry in Sacramento are great places to reboot your good health resolutions. Not only will you find encouragement from an incredibly […]

November 11, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Extravagant Siberian costumes, dance come to Harris Center

The Krasnoyarsk National Dance Company performs at Harris Center for the Arts on Nov. 20. This company is a visual masterpiece made possible not only by the technical abilities of the dancers, who perform each number with almost scientific precision, but also by the exquisitely-embroidered costumes based on traditional regional designs. Created by Merited Worker […]

November 11, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Caroling contest invites entries

The annual Holiday Tree Lighting will take place in El Dorado Hills Town Center on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 4-8 p.m. in partnership with the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce and the El Dorado Hills Community Services District. Again this year, the event will feature a holiday caroling contest as part of the entertainment, […]

November 11, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Sierra Renaissance Society presents technical tricks

The Sierra Renaissance Society presents iPhone/iPad Tips and Tricks on Friday, Nov. 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Folsom Lake College, El Dorado Center, 6699 Campus Drive in Placerville. Tom Dillon, retired Silicon Valley high-tech executive, will make the presentation in the community room, C-102. There are hundreds, perhaps thousands of tasks one can do with the iPhone […]

November 18, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Cal Expo seeking new cultural advisory members

Cal Expo is accepting applications for its cultural advisory council. The cultural advisory council (CAC) enhances the outreach efforts of the board of directors at Cal Expo and staff in cultural communities throughout the state. The CAC also advises the board on matters pertaining to fair programs related to education, entertainment and other activities at […]

November 06, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment