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ARTful Women: Six Voices in Cloth

ARTful Women: Six Voices in Cloth
ARTful Women: Six Voices in Cloth
01-23-2015 - 03-12-2015
Gallery at 48 Natoma
http://www.folsom.ca.us/depts/parks_n_recreation/gallery_at_48/gallery_at_48_Natoma/default.asp
Admission: Free
 
(916) 355-7285
cabraham@folsom.ca.us
 
Start Time(s): Mondays-Fridays 9am-5pm Additional Hours: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 6pm-8pm  
Its not just a scrap of fabric Artists that work in contemporary textiles frequently go so much farther than typical of other art forms Where drawing and painting are often the finished product in other media, that is just where a fiber artist begins Using original designs the artists are frequently manipulating the material, dyeing, printing, painting, cutting, stitching, embroidering, embellishing, and then sewing pieces together into intricate patterns 
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Holiday Comedy Bash: Bob-O & Friends

Holiday Comedy Bash: Bob-O & Friends
Holiday Comedy Bash: Bob-O & Friends
12-19-2014 - 12-21-2014
 
http://www.tommyts.com/sac/dec-18th19th-kabir-kabeezy-singh/
Admission: $10
 
(916) 608-2233
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Adults-Only History Happy Hour at the Sacramento Children's Museum - 12/17!

Adults-Only History Happy Hour at the Sacramento Children's Museum - 12/17!

Let history make you happy!  The Sacramento Children’s Museum is offering a special adults-only “History Happy Hour” on Wednesday, December 17 from 6 to 8 p.m.  

Interested Museum guests will enjoy wine, beer, coffee, bottled water and light snacks in a pub-like setting while participating in a history-related trivia game that will include fun prizes for the winners.  Participants will also have the opportunity to tour the Children’s Museum.

For more, call 916-638-7225 x 103 or visit www.sackids.org

Sutter's Fort "Hands On History: A Simple Emigrant Christmas" on 12/13!

Sutter's Fort "Hands On History: A Simple Emigrant Christmas" on 12/13!

To help get Fort visitors in a festive holiday spirit, Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP) will present an interactive and fun “Hands on History: A Simple Emigrant Christmas” event on Saturday, December 13. 

In John Sutter’s day, people from around the world passed through the gates of Sutter’s Fort, each with their own customs and traditions for the holiday season.  On this special day in December, friends and families are encouraged to visit the Fort to step back in time to holidays past and enjoy docents in period attire as they interpret and demonstrate a variety of early holiday traditions and cultural activities similar to what early emigrants did in the 1840s.  Entertaining vignettes will be set up that showcase a few of the diverse holiday scenes that will include food, music, decorations and other holiday traditions. 

Calistoga Invites You to Celebrate the Season with Holiday Festivities

Calistoga Invites You to Celebrate the Season with Holiday Festivities

Spread some cheer this Dec. during Calistoga’s Holiday Village. From Dec. 6-7, 2014 Calistoga will be transformed into a winter wonderland filled with fun activities to be enjoyed with friends and family during this wonderful time of year. 

Calistoga welcomes visitors with a cheerful atmosphere and shops aglow with a fully decorated celebration of family and friends in the Holiday Village. Visitors can shop for the perfect holiday gift while enjoying holiday refreshments and the heart-warming song of Christmas Carolers. The weekend will feature a variety of activities for the entire family.

Thanksgiving Lego Camp - Jedi Master Engineering

Thanksgiving Lego Camp - Jedi Master Engineering

Just three days, but our Thanksgiving camp gives participants the opportunity to build complex machines and structures based on the best designs from a galaxy far, far away. Projects include LEGO X-Wings, AT-AT Walkers, Pod Racers, Star Destroyers, Cloud Cities, settlements and fortresses. Play-Well’s Jedi instructors reinforce key engineering concepts such as gear trains, worm drives, pneumatics, eccentric motion and more as students tap into the powerful forces of imagination and engineering.

  • Location:   Barrett Ranch Elementary - 7720 Ocean Park Dr., Antelope
  • Ages:   7-12 years
  • Fee:   $93
  • When:   Mon - Wed, 9:00am - 12:00pm 11/24 - 11/26

 

Polar Express Holiday Drop-Off

Polar Express Holiday Drop-Off
Polar Express Holiday Drop-Off
12-22-2014 - 12-22-2014
Sacramento Children's Museum
http://www.sackids.org/programs--events.html
Admission: Members $20 *$15 for additional sibling Nonmembers $25 *$20 for additional sibling
 
(916) 638-7225
 
https://46160.blackbaudhosting.com/46160/Holiday-Drop-Off-Night-22Dec2014
Start Time(s): Mon 3pm-7pm
Need time to sneak away from the kids for some last minute holiday shopping? Sacramento Children's Museum (SCM) is offering a Polar Express themed Holiday Drop-Off Night for you! 
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