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< Saturday, August 18, 2018 >


All Day Ebbetts Pass Moose Lodge Car Show and Chili Cook-Off
Arnold, CA...Join us at the 4th Annual Ebbetts Pass Moose Lodge Car show and Chili Cook-off, Saturday, August 18.
Last year we had an estimated 500 show goers, including the 250 people who tasted the best chili in the county. Thanks to community support we had 25 raffle prizes from day spa passes and dinner gift cards to car supplies. We expect the same great crowd this year.


This is an “Anything on Wheels” show and we invite any year cars, motorcycles, classic cars, and Crazy custom cars to enter. In fact we invite anything on wheels to participate and we also have a children’s division. Registration is $20 and we take entries the day of the show. However, to assure receiving a dash plaque, we encourage registration in advance. We will also have pin striping demonstrations from a well know artist, Pete Neal.

The Chili Cook-off is always looking for new competitors. We supply tasting cups and spoons and a beautiful spot under the trees to prepare chili for only a $10 entry fee. Entrant’s do need to supply their own cook tops and tables and we encourage decorating the booth to empress the people’s choice judging.

Most of all this is family event. We have food and drinks at the show and families can picnic, swim and fish at White Pines Lake and Beach and enjoy the play area in White Pines Park.

Registration forms, more information and pictures from last year’s show are available on Facebook.com/ebbettspassmooselodgeevents or contact the Lodge at 209 795-3112.

This is a benefit event. All proceeds from the event help The Woman of the Moose Chapter 1714 support many local charities and non-profits that in turn, help children and the elderly in our community.
All Day Exotic Bird Show
Starting Saturday, May 26th, 2018, repeats every week on Sunday and Saturday and holidays until Sunday, September 02, 2018 — repeats every hour, all day.

Weekends and holidays at Moaning Cavern Adventure Park, 11 AM to 4 PM, every hour. Beautiful exotic birds - they talk, sing, dance and do tricks, too. Learn about their environments, care in captivity, and conservation. Great family fun!
08:30 AM - 12:00 PM Arnold Rim Trail (ART) Volunteer Trail Work Day
Arnold, CA...All trail buildling mornings follow this pattern: Please meet at the US Forest Service Station in Hathaway Pines at 8:30 am. After a brief safety orientation by Jeffery Hilson, our Stanislaus Forest Service Trail Manager, we will car pool to the section of trail we will work that day.


Since it often gets warm as the morning progresses, please bring layers, gloves, hat, sunscreen, bug repellant, and water. Long pants are suggested as we encounter Poison Oak on occasion. If you have a favorite garden tool like loppers, bring those, but we will have tools for everyone.

Folks from eight to eighty-eight are invited; children should have adult supervision. We wrap up by noon, sometimes a little earlier. If you have another obligation that day, feel free to depart sooner as needed.

Volunteer Trail Building Mornings happen the third Saturday of each month from May through October

(Saturday) 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

US Forest Service Station in Hathaway Pines
5519 Highway 4, Hathaway Pines, CA 95233

Arnold Rim Trail Association
info@arnoldrimtrail.org
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM North Grove Photography Walks at Big Trees State Park
Arnold, CA...Bring your camera on a Saturday in summer to enjoy an early morning guided hike around the North Grove trail. This walk offers tips for photographing Giant Sequoias, and highlights several trees popular with photographers, historically. Be sure to get water and stop at the restroom before meeting your guide at the trailhead, by the Warming Hut.


Saturdays Through August from 9:30 AM - 11 AM

Calaveras Big Trees State Park
1170 E Highway 4, Arnold, California 95223
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM Gold & Outdoor Festival
Festival Celebrates Old West Tradition

Grab your sense of adventure and your gold pans and head for the Gold and Outdoor Festival at the Mother Lode Fairgrounds in Sonora, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 18-19
Presented by the Delta Gold Diggers and sponsored by Minelab and Chicken Ranch Casino. Bring the family for an old-fashioned good time and the chance to bring home gold and prizes. Free gold to the first 100 each day.
Events will include: metal detecting hunts for kids and adults, hands on equipment demonstrations, bucket mucking, gold pan toss, and kids pan for real gold.
There will be vendors, information on how and where to go gold mining and plenty of family fun.
Admission is $7 for adults; children 12 and under are free.
For more information, go to www.deltagolddiggers.com.
11:00 AM - 05:00 PM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
Murphys, CA...Take a complimentary guided tour beginning in the tasting room (offered Wednesday – Sunday only) at 1:30 pm. Or take the self-guided tour. Print out the self-guided map here.   Ironstone is open Daily from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day

11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
Columbia, CA...Enjoy an hour-long walking tour of town led by a park staff member or docent. See the actual gold discovery site, learn about the buildings and early merchants of Columbia. Sponsored by The Friends Of Columbia SHP. Visit their website for more information. Town Tours are every Saturday & Sunday starting at 11 am. Meet at the office on Main Street & State St Columbia, CA 95310

12:00 PM - 04:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
Sierra Nevada Logging Museum is open Thurs – Sun, 12pm – 4pm Learn More About Logging History in Sierra Nevada
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM "Voices of Wisdom" Senior 55+ writing classes
“Voices of Wisdom” Writing Classes for Seniors 55 + begins its second year on Tuesdays, August 7, 14, 21, 28 at Oak Shadows Community room, in San Andreas, 1330 Calaveritas Road, f to 3 pm. FREE program. For information, 209-728-6171 or manzapress.com
04:00 PM Party Like a Rotarian at the Angels Murphys Rotary's Annual Shrimp Feed
Murphys, CA...Party Like a Rotarian at the Angels Murphys Rotary's Annual Shrimp Feed

06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Summer Chalking Class Series
“Mary Sexton’s Summer Chalking Class Series,” Tuesdays, July 10 and 24, August 7 and 21, 6-9 pm. Cost: $220 for 4-class package.. Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main St, Angels Camp 95222. Last day to reserve: July 5. marysexton@comcast.net or (209) 770-5818.
06:00 PM Dinner on the Church Grounds
Dinner on the Church Grounds – Saturday, August 18 - 6 until 8 pm
Join us for Food, Fun and Fellowship at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 509 North Algiers, Murphys. The outdoor dining experience will include Chicken in a Barrel with all the trimmings, live music, activities for the children and a pie auction. Bid individually or as a group for your home baked pie to take out or eat as dessert on the spot. Beer and Wine will be available for purchase. Tickets are available from church members, by calling the church office 209-728-3141 or emailing nugget@fccmurph.org. Children 7 and under attend for Free, Youth from 8 to 13 for $10 and Adults $25. Proceeds support the global and community outreach programs of the church
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM Song Posse
Saturdays, August 18 and 25 from 6 to 8:30: Song Posse meets for evenings of acoustic music sharing, poetry, and storytelling. Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Free. For information, call Chrys at 209-728-1439 or 209-736-0210, or gallery at 209-728-6171.
07:00 PM Bear Valley Summer Music Series! June 30th - Labor Day
Bear Valley, CA...We brought you the Winter Music Series and now we are bringing you the Summer Music Series! BV Live Presents! will start bringing you LIVE MUSIC at the mountain during the warm summer months. Live music will be every Saturday night during summer operations (June 30th – Labor Day weekend) out on the Monte Wolfe Saloon Deck – weather permitting.


We’ll have great food, the bar will be open, and live music – all with a great view of the Mokelumne Wilderness.. What more could you ask for on a Saturday night?
07:00 PM William Shakespeare's The Tempest, Directed by Tara Kayton, Presented by Shakespeare on the Vine
Murphys, CA...(Now Playing)..In their fourth season, Shakespeare on the Vine Theatre Company will present William Shakespeare’s comedy The Tempest -- critically thought to be the last play that Shakespeare wrote. The piece will be performed on the outdoor Arden Stage at Brice Station Vineyards. Director, Tara Kayton and her talented company will bring this magical story of family, art, and reunion to life from August 9 to September 1.Twelve years ago, Prospero was the beloved Duke of Milan, but his attention to books caused him to leave the management of his state to his brother, Antonio. Eventually, with the help of Alonso, Queen of Naples, Antonio usurped the dukedom for himself. Prospero and his baby daughter Miranda were put to sea and eventually landed on a fantastical island inhabited only by a native, Caliban, and a powerful spirit, Ariel.





Since then Prospero has ruled the island and its two inhabitants by his knowledge and books. When
Prospero’s enemies are close to the island and he sees an opportunity to work his revenge, Ariel raises a
storm that wrecks them, but really disperses them about the isle unharmed. Ariel leads Ferdinand, the
Queen's son, to Prospero's cell, where he and Miranda instantly fall in love. The Queen of Naples searches
for her son, although fearing him to be drowned, while Antonio plots more corruption. The boat drunkards,
Stephano and Trinculo, encounter Caliban and plan to kill Prospero so that they can rule the island.
Prospero presents the young couple with the blessings of marriage, ensuring his lasting lineage in Milan
and Naples before reuniting everyone on the island to return to Italy.

The cast features: Elyse Sharp as the ethereal Ariel, Jake Edmondson as the wronged Duke Prospero,
Sean M. Lewis as the island native Caliban, and an island spirit musician is played by Holly
Johnston. Tyler Mattson and Vickie Hall adorably play the young lovers, Ferdinand and Miranda. The
drunken clowns are hilariously paired in Lillian McLeod as Stephano and Sara Garcia as Trinculo.
Lahna VonEpps joins the cast as Queen Alonso, John Baker as the evil brother Antonio, Stephen Daly
as loyal Gonzalo, and Laura Johnson as the plotting Adrian.

The creative team is composed of: Director Tara Kayton, Dramaturg Ryan M. Davis, Stage Manager
Kierin Harrison, Production Manager Janet Cunningham, Scenic Carpenter Dan Swanson, Costume
Designer Herin Kaputkin, Lighting Designer Ross Aldrich, Scenic Painters Dolores Mast & Lubov
Mazur, Assistant Stage Manager Nicole Job, and Production Assistants Jenia Willhite, Cortney
Gillespie, Nichole Markle, and Daniel Harrison.

This season marks the company’s fourth summer at Brice Station after successful productions of Hamlet
(’17), As You Like It (’16), and The Taming of the Shrew (’15). These productions helped to earn Brice
Station the Calaveras Visitor’s Bureau’s Innovations in Tourism Awards for Most Innovative
Attraction and Most Innovative Business. Brice Station Vineyards’ award-winning wine will be available
for purchase at 5:00pm, along with coffee from Gold Country Roasters.

The production runs August 9 to September 1 - Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:00pm.

Shakespeare on the Vine Theatre Company’s production of The Tempest is proudly sponsored by:
Insight Manufacturing, Arnold Ace Home Center, Inspired Media, Paula Cobbett & Sherry
Crawford, Alan Peters, Better Altitude Realty, Ayrael Vieux Winery, Gold Country Roasters,
Murphys Music Company, and Brice Station Vineyards.

Tickets are currently on sale!
The Tempest
Thursday, Friday Saturday at 7:00pm
Opens: Thursday, August 9
Closes: Saturday, September 1
House Opens at 5:00pm
No Outside Alcohol – Brice Station wine available
Picnics Encouraged!
3353 East Highway 4 – Murphys, CA 95247
Tickets on sale at: www.bricestation.com/events/#shakespeare
Or call 209.736.7238
Follow Shakespeare on the Vine Theatre Company on Facebook
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07:30 PM Brad Peterson & Friends at Sequoia Woods
Arnold, CA...Brad Peterson & Friends at Sequoia Woods


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