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05/07/2020 - Adventist Health Sonora Invites the Community to Join Them on National Day of Prayer
Sonora, CA...On Thursday, May 7, at noon, Adventist Health Sonora will observe the 69th annual National Day of Prayer virtually, via Facebook Live, so that the community can pray together and support each other spiritually while safely engaging in social distancing.

During this time, as people across the world work to solve the physical, emotional, spiritual, financial and other human needs during the COVID-19 crisis, we can all turn to God to seek wisdom and comfort. Join this virtual event at on May 7, as chaplains from Adventist Health Sonora, along with faith and community leaders from across the region, lead our community in prayer.

About Adventist Health Sonora
Adventist Health Sonora is a not-for-profit 152-bed health care facility including 72 acute beds, 12 swing beds, 68 skilled nursing beds and a large network of clinics, owned and operated by Adventist Health in Roseville, California. In addition to emergency and acute care services, other Adventist Health Sonora services include advanced cardiac care, cancer center, diagnostic imaging, home health, hospice, intensive care, obstetrics, rural health, surgical services, wellness center, wound care and hyperbaric oxygen, and over 20 primary care, urgent care and specialty clinics. The Medical Center provided care for 159,498 outpatient visits, 89,983 diagnostic imaging tests, 29,107 home care visits, 31,150 emergency department visits, and 4,421 hospital discharges in 2017. Staffed by over 180 physicians, 1,490 employees, and 120 volunteers, Adventist Health Sonora is the largest private employer in Tuolumne County. For more information about the Medical Center visit
03/06/2020 - The Sonora Celtic Faire Going On Now at Mother Lode Fairgrounds
Sonora, CA...Original & largest Celtic Faire returns to Sonora! Celebrating the cultures of Ireland, Scotland, Cornwall, Wales, and all Celtic Nations with the 28th Annual Sonora Celtic Faire located at the Mother Lode Fairgrounds.

Sonora- America's original Celtic Faire, featured on National Geographic Television, returns to the Mother Lode Fairgrounds three days of never ending Celtic entertainment. The largest gathering of Celtic musicians will be one of the highlights at this year's event, from high-energy Celtic rock bands to the most traditional of groups. With 11 musical groups, performing on five stages, the faire offers something to every age and ear!

From National Geographic Television to the History Channel, featured performances in 2011 and 2012 we keep adding more non-stop entertainment for everyone which includes: Scottish & Irish Clans, belly dance troupes, Scottish dancers, Irish Step dancers, Celtic Windows in Time-, (featuring 800 costumed re-enactors and 2500 years of Celtic History), armored foot combat, Welsh longbow archery, street performers, a giant, a fire breathing dragon, Vikings, jugglers, and a fire eater. Other highlights include the large Celtic food court and Celtic marketplace, with 80 Celtic vendors, artisans, and crafts persons. A special feature at the faire this year will be the Scot's & Irish-Whiskey Competition. The best single malts and blends will be sampled and judged by the festival goers. The faire will also offer a large tavern offering Guinness, Harp, and other fine Celtic imports on-tap

Event occurs on 03/06/2020 from All Day to .
03/28/2020 - The 2020 Mi Wuk Sugar Pine Fire Protection District Enchilada Fundraiser
Sugar Pine, CA...It’s that time again to help us help you to help us 😃. Delicious enchiladas to help you and your appetite, and proceeds to us (Fire District) and our appetite for proper equipment and gear to better help the community. Win win right!? Yum yum! Remember... They sell out pretty quick. Call- (209) 586-3815 And order yours!
Thank you ALL for your support!

(All proceeds go to the Auxiliary who does an amazing job helping this department function with the proper tools needed for operation)
03/12/2020 - History of Chinese Camp California
Sheri Betz and Linda Carazes will be speaking about the project and development of the "History of Chinese Camp California" brochure for tourists according to the Chinese Camp Science Academy 3-6 grade students. It was a great way for students to learn about what was once there.
The free to the public presentation is held at the Library on Greenley Rd. in Sonora, sponsored by the Tuolumne County Historical Society.
02/01/2020 - The 34th Annual Orient Express Run
Sonora, CA...“The Sonora Sunrise Rotary Club is proud to continue sponsoring the 34th Annual Orient Express Run in Chinese Camp, come rain or shine to raise money for Special Olympics. Over 150 “Special Olympians” take part in the Tuolumne County Special Olympics program participating in track and field, floor hockey, basketball, the state games and other sports. “These activities contribute to their quality of life, personal growth, and provide an opportunity for them to be actively engaged in competitive sports and recreation”, says Dave Thoeny, president of the Sonora Sunrise Rotary. “These activities greatly contribute to an improved quality of life for everyone in the program”, adds Thoeny.

Sonora Sunrise Rotary will close Hwy 120 between Sims Rd and Red Hills Rd on Saturday Feb. 1, 2020 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am for the: 34th Annual Orient Express Run. Traffic will be detoured onto Sims Rd and Hwy 49. Where: Chinese Camp School, One mile run at 9:00 am., Four mile run at 10:00 am. Register on line at “”

Contact Cathie Peacock at 209-586-4802 or Del Hodges at 209 743-1648 for event details.

01/04/2020 - Columbia to Host Volunteer Meet & Greet
Columbia, CA...Be a VIP – Volunteer in Parks – and support your local State Park. Come to the Columbia Meet and Greet on January 4 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. in Eagle Cotage. Enjoy a brief presentation about a wide range of volunteer opportunities and meet with individual docents for breakout sessions on the topic of your choice. Topics may include the museum, schoolhouse, construction, library, town tours, archives, special events, and so much more!
Refreshments will be served.

What: Volunteer Meet & Greet
When: January 4, 2020 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where: Eagle Cotage, Columbia State Historic Park

Docents are volunteers who have completed a training program with the park. Columbia depends on its volunteers to provide the best possible experience for our visitors. If you are a motivated individual who is interested in helping one of our beloved California State Parks, you can help by donating your time!
For more information about being a volunteer, the Meet and Greet, or training, please call (209) 588-9128.

Columbia State Historic Park, located in Tuolumne County, is designated a National Historic Landmark District. The state has preserved the area to tell the story of the towns which arose to serve the needs of the miners during the California Gold Rush. California State Parks has restored, and continues to preserve, over thirty of the original brick buildings along the town’s Main Street.

Columbia State Historic Park hosts more than 600,000 visitors annually and is a major tourist destination in Tuolumne County. The park includes more than twenty concessionaires whose businesses, along with park staff and volunteers, help recreate the experience of the California Gold Rush for visitors from around the world.
For more information about the park and upcoming events, please visit or call (209) 588-9128.
12/07/2019 - The 8th Annual Sue Arrouzet Toy Drive
Sonora, CA...The 8th Annual Sue Arrouzet Toy Drive

11/29/2019 - The 27th Annual Hometown Crafters Christmas Craft Fair!
Sonora, CA...Join us for the 27th Annual Hometown Crafters Christmas Craft Fair at the Historic Sonora Opera Hall. Friday 10am-7pm, Saturday 10am-6pm. Admission is free!

The Hometown Crafters Christmas Craft Fair, is set to be an original, unique arts and crafts show in Historic Downtown Sonora. Artisans selling their own jewelry, photographs, paintings, pottery, ceramics, home decor, clothing and specialty foods. At 5:30pm Friday, The Annual Sonora Christmas Parade passes in front of the Sonora Opera Hall. Come and be a part of a Sonora Tradition.
11/29/2019 - The 36th Annual Historic Sonora Christmas Parade
Sonora, CA...The 36th Annual Historic Sonora Christmas Parade will be this Friday, November 29th at 6:00 pm. This brightly lit night-time parade starts at the Historic Red Church and follows Washington Street to Restano Way. Historic Downtown Sonora will be transformed almost overnight with all the holiday decorations up and the wreaths downtown sparkling with lights, the Christmas tree is in place and the merchants are festively decorating their shops all getting ready for the Holidays and the Annual Christmas Parade.

Folks out to enjoy this family event are sure to get in the Holiday spirit. Bands downtown will play Christmas Carols, before and after the Parade, join along or just enjoy the musical tradition.

All entries for the Parade are always festively decorated and Christmas themed music fills the air. Our local radio personalities will be announcing each entry as they go by. An added feature which people enjoy is the Holly Jolly Trolley, making it more fun for parade goes. The service is offered from 3 :00 pm until 9:00 the day of the Parade, free of charge, so now you don’t have to hassle with parking let Holly Trolley get you there and back! pick up are at the junction and walmart shopping centers every 15 minutes. until parade starts. so come on down!

Two Holiday craft fairs will be going on that day as well. one is the Annual Christmas Festival at the Mother Lode Fairgrounds, and one right downtown at the Sonora Opera Hall, Called the Hometown Crafters Craft Faire.

No matter what your plans are there is always something to do here in our Historic Downtown. it’s where it all happens!
12/04/2019 - Sen. Borgeas Announces December Mobile Office Hours
Sonora, CA...Senator Andreas Borgeas (R-Fresno) will host Mobile District Office Hours throughout the month of December. Mobile District Offices provide expanded constituent services to those who reside in the 8th Senate District. Constituents will be able to meet directly with district staff for assistance regarding the state government or its agencies. Staff can help constituents with issues dealing with Employment Development Department, Department of Motor Vehicles, Franchise Tax Board, and other state related concerns.

Dates, times, and locations for Mobile District Office Hours are listed below:

December 3 • 11 am – 12 pm
Stanislaus County Veterans Services Center
3500 Coffee Road, Modesto

December 4 • 10 am – 12 pm
Sonora Fire Department
201 S. Shepherd Street, Sonora

December 9 • 8 am – 9 am
Pony Expresso
5182 Highway 49 North, Mariposa

December 9 • 3 pm – 4 pm
Denair Community Center
3850 N. Gratton Road, Denair
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