Thursday, Nov. 11 Veteran’s Day – Three local veteran’s service organizations will conduct a ceremony on the steps of the Veterans Hall, 541 Fifth St. in Lincoln. The Sempre Fi organization, American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars will participate in the annual tribute to veterans at 11:11 a.m. This time and date originally celebrated the exact time and date the Armistice was signed to end the fighting in World War I in Europe. The ceremony will honor Purple Heart Veterans (those wounded in action) this year. Veteran’s Day – Ceremony is open to the public at Orchard Creek Lodge Ballroom, 965 Orchard Creek Lane. Instrumental music by the Roseville Community Concert band is at 10:15 a.m. Ceremony begins at 11 a.m. and includes posting of the colors by the National Sojourners in Revolutionary War uniform, patriotic readings by Veterans Group members and vocal musical selections by the Lincoln Hills singers. Native Daughters of the Golden West – Meets every second Thursday of the month in the Veterans Hall, 541 Fifth St at 2 p.m. If you are interested in becoming a member, attend a meeting. Lincoln Rotary – Meets at noon in the Women’s Club, 499 E St. in Lincoln every Thursday. Attend and learn about Rotary. Lincoln Democratic Club – General meeting will feature Dan Morain, senior editor of the Sacramento Bee. The Lincoln Democrats ask attendees to bring canned goods, dry mixes, cereals, box juices, potatoes, flour and sugar to support Thanksgiving dinners for Lincoln families. Meet at the Kilaga Presentation Hall at 6:30 p.m. to fill and decorate the Thanksgiving food boxes. Presentation starts at 7 p.m. Open to the public. The Cowpoke Gathering – 16th annual Cowpoke Fall Gathering is at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed today though Sunday. The four-day event includes performances by local student poets, free stagecoach rides and a barbecue on Saturday. For tickets, call 652-6113. Open Mic Night – At Beachhut Deli, 885 South Hwy. 65, Suite 30 in Lincoln from 6 to 9 p.m. on the patio hosted by Ken Koenig. Friday, Nov. 12 Coats For Kids – The Four 21 Salon & Spa will collect coats for a drive. Four 21 Salon & Spa is at 427 A St., Suite 600 in Lincoln. Info: 496-1575. Roseville Chapter No. 9 of the Widowed Persons Association – Hosts a general luncheon and meeting the second Friday of each month at Woodcreek Country Club, 5880 Woodcreek Oaks Blvd. in Roseville. Info: 773-4373. Autumn Art Studios Tour 360 – This weekend from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. PlacerArts presents the 17th annual Autumn Art Studios Tour. Self-guided tour of 90 Placer county artists showing and demonstrating their art in 57 locations. Tickets are good for all three days and cost $10 per adult and free for students through 12th grade. Purchase via the online Box Office at PlacerArts.org or call (530) 885-5670. Holiday Arts & Crafts sale and bake sale – From 4 to 7:30 p.m. at Sun City Lincoln Hills, Orchard Creek Lodge, 965 Orchard Creek Lane. Includes handcrafted holiday gifts, quilted items, wearable art, ceramics and jewelry. 2 Days Away – Performs at Sunrise Grille, 1500 Del Webb Ave. from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13 Decorated Pine Needle Basket – Create a basket while learning the basics of pine needle basketry, gathering materials, coiling and finishing a basket. $10 material fee due at class. Fees are $42 at the Maidu Museum & Historic Site, 1970 Johnson Ranch Drive in Roseville. Info: 774-5934. Autumn Art Studios Tour 360 – See Friday’s listing. Holiday Arts & Crafts sale and bake sale – Runs today from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. See Friday’s listing. The Cowpoke Gathering – See Thursday’s listing. Free Community health fair for all ages – Lions Clubs of Loomis, Rocklin, Newcastle, Lincoln and Lincoln Hills have joined together to present this free event. Nineteen health and wellness professionals will provide information for maintaining mental and physical health. Free testing provided and flu shots offered by CVS pharmacy for a fee, Medicare recipients may get their shot free. Used eye glasses will be collected and recycled. From 9 a.m. to noon at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 5901 Lonetree Blvd. in Rocklin. Women Democrats of Placer County – Meets the second Saturday of every month. This meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. for coffee at 3119 Penryn Road, No. 250 in Penyrn at the Penryn exit off I-80 by Cattlebaron Restaurant. Paige Volunteer Fire Station 75 – Community/Hunter Breakfast – From 6:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Placer County Fire Dept. Station 75, 5390 Nicolaus Road, 5 miles west of Lincoln. Raffle and door prizes. Tickets are $5 per adult and $3 per child. Info: 645-3213. 10th anniversary and Homer’s birthday – Celebrate open house at A Chance For Bliss Animal Sanctuary, 1865 Willow Brook Lane in Penryn. From noon to 5 p.m. Homer is the sanctuary “spokespig” and is turning eight! Coloring table for children to send Homer birthday greetings. Sweets and hot cocoa too. Info: 663-9121. Sunday, Nov. 14 Open Mic – With Rebecca Moos at the Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive in Lincoln from 2 to 4 p.m. Sponsored by The Friends of the Lincoln Library and presented by The Poets Club. Free and open to the public. All poets are welcome to read up to three poems as time permits. The Book Worm – A coed book club meets every second and fourth Sunday of the month at Starbuck’s, 455 South Highway 65 in Lincoln (Safeway Shopping Center) at 3 p.m. Open to the public. Info: 434-0596. Autumn Art Studios Tour 360 – See Friday’s listing. Paige Volunteer Fire Station 75 – See Saturday’s listing. Night Magic II – Teen magician Micah Hogan will perform at Fox & Goose, 10th & R streets in downtown Sacramento. Early show is 5 to 7 p.m. (all ages) or late show is 8 to 10 p.m. (21-and-over only). Tickets are $10 per show. For ticket info: Grand Illusions at 944-4708 or Wizardworks at 686-5057. Monday, Nov. 15 Twelve Bridges Sierra Fresh Farmers Market – Runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2295 Fieldstone Drive. Monthly community dinner – Sponsored by the Community Loft Thrift Store in Lincoln. The dinner is at the Woman’s Center, corner of 5th and E streets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to a hot meal and live music. Tuesday, Nov. 16 Lincoln Kiwanis Club meeting – Weekly breakfast meeting at Buonarrotis Restaurant, 460 G St. weekly from 7 to 8 a.m. For information regarding Lincoln Kiwanis, call President Gail Cirata at 253-7755 or visit lincolnkiwanis.org. Gene Thorpe and The Fabulous Devilles – At Kim’s Country Kitchen from 5 to 9 p.m. Kim’s Country Kitchen is at 537 G St. in Lincoln. Info: 645-2727. Women’s Club of Lincoln – This month’s meeting will be at 1:30 p.m. at the clubhouse, 499 E St. The program will be presented by Paul Buttner, environmental affairs manager of the California Rice Commission. A film on California rice will be shown. A business meeting, refreshments and social hour will close the event. Computer Classes – Free introduction to computers classes for seniors from 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 16, 17 and 18 at the Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive in Lincoln. Space limited to first 15 guests. RSVP to 434-2410. This program made possible by volunteers and Lincoln Hills Foundation donation. Lincoln Dirt Gardeners – Meets at noon at the United Methodist Church, 629 I St. in Lincoln (corner of 6th and I). This will be the group’s Christmas luncheon. Anyone interested in gardening is welcome to attend or join the group. $10 annual fee. The Gloves and Shovels Garden Club – Meets the third Tuesday of each month from September through June. Meetings are at 10 a.m. at the Renesas Electronics of America, Inc. building, 7501 Foothills Blvd. Roseville. Kallie Arroyo will speak on shopping green for the holidays. She is a certified Green Irene and has been a volunteer at the Roseville Utility Center. Guests are welcome. Info: 434-6813. Business Women of Lincoln – Referral-based, women-only networking group meets every other Tuesday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at 801 Sterling Parkway, Suite 100. RSVP to Christine Bluhm at 408-8980. Wednesday, Nov. 17 Lincoln Toastmasters – Meets in the Lincoln City Hall’s third-floor meeting room every Wednesday at noon. Info: Jeannine Balcombe at 625-4020. Farmers’ Market – Held every Wednesday from 8 a.m. to noon at Sun City Lincoln Hills’ Fitness Center parking lot, 965 Orchard Creek Lane. Info: Judy Hogan at 652-4021. Book Signing – “Placer County Real Food Cookbook” signing by Joanne Neft will be at the Sierra Fresh Farmers Market in Lincoln Hills at 965 Orchard Creek Lane, starting at 9 a.m. Mt. Pleasant Community Women – Will meet at Awful Annie’s in Lincoln. Lunch is at 11:30 and reservations need to be made at 645-8566 or 645-8895 by Monday. Plans will be made for the December meeting and Christmas party. Anyone interested may attend the no-host lunch. Info: 645-2235 or 645-8895. Thursday, Nov. 18 Talent Show – Features the Lincoln High School music and dance departments at 6 p.m. in the Lincoln High School Theater, 790 J St. Students will perform as soloists and small group ensembles. $5 general, $3 with student ID. Proceeds benefit Lincoln High School Choir Carnegie Hall trip. Native Sons of the Golden West– Meets the third Thursday of the month at the Lincoln Area Archives Museum, 427 E St. at 7 p.m. If you are interested, attend a meeting. Lincoln Rotary – Meets at noon in the Women’s Club, 499 E St. in Lincoln every Thursday. Lincoln Lions Club meets – At 7 p.m. at the Veteran’s Hall, 541 Fifth St. the first and third Thursday each month. Lincoln Hills Lions Club – Meets at noon in the Veterans Memorial Hall, 541 Fifth St. in Lincoln. Bring a snack and a drink. Info: Sue or Bob Olin at 543-0002. Open Mic Night – At Beachhut Deli, 885 South Hwy. 65, Suite 30 in Lincoln from 6 to 9 p.m. on the patio hosted by Ken Koenig. Christmas Magic – Performance by Dolly Schumacher James tonight and Friday at 7 p.m. at Sun City Lincoln Hills Ballroom, 965 Orchard Creek Lane Tickets are $16 for adults and $8 for children 12 and under. Info: 408-4013, extension 4 or 625-4022. Do you have an event or activity you’d like to place in the Lincoln Community Calendar? You can mail them to 553 F St., Lincoln, CA 95648; e-mail them to or fax to 645-2776. Deadline to submit this information for the Thursday paper is by noon that Monday. If you have any questions, please call Shoni Jones at 645-7733.