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Thursday, April 26 Mother Goose on the Loose – First session is 10:30-11 a.m. and second session is 11:30 – noon at Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive. Limited to first 100 participants. Live vegetarian cooking show – Celebrity Chef Mark Anthony’s free dinner is at 6:30 p.m. at Amazing Grace Church, 600 McBean Park Drive. Includes great topics. Donations appreciated. Info: Jim Rousa at 645-1709. Karaoke – 9 p.m. – midnight at Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 G St. Info: 434-8171. Freethinkers Club hosts – At 4 p.m. in Weaver Hall, room 110 at Sierra College, 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin. Presentation and discussion on “For the Bible tells me so” is by Daniel Karslake. Refreshments will be served during this free event. Ribbon-cutting club cruise – From 5:30 -6:30 p.m. at 851 Sterling Parkway (Sterling Shopping Center). Friday, April. 27 Old Time Family Nites – Runs from 7-9 p.m. at Old Fruitvale School, 3425 Fruitvale Road in rural Lincoln for the entire family to play games together, bonfire to roast marshmallows, etc. Info: 645-3517 or oldfruitvaleschool.org. Sunny Garret Band – Performs at Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 G St. Info: 434-8171. Baxter’s Event Center ribbon-cutting – From 5:30 – 7 p.m. at 436 G St., Suite 206 (upstairs). Visit Lincoln’s new event center. You Can’t Take it With you – Lincoln High School drama production is at 7 p.m. at Lincoln High School Theater, 790 J St. $7 for adults and $4 for students. See photo above for more information. Saturday, April 28 Lincoln Wine Fest – Sponsored by Lincoln Rotary Club from 1-5 p.m. in downtown Lincoln. Brings local wineries to downtown Lincoln in cooperation with local businesses. Wineries will pour special vintages at selected locations around town. Sample wines and visit stores featuring arts, crafts, designs and more. Check in at Beermann’s Plaza and, for $30 per person, receive an etched wine glass and a “passport” to participating tasting stations. Local restaurants will serve appetizers paired with the wine. For tickets in advance, call Joann Hilton at 408-0346 or any Lincoln Rotarian. All proceeds fund Lincoln Rotary community projects. Annual parking lot sale – From 7:30 a.m. – noon at Orchard Creek Lodge parking lot, 965 Orchard Creek Lane. Includes 88 vendors. Info: 625-4022. 12th annual Folsom Garden club – “Springtime in the Garden” tour is 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Cost is $12 per person. A map and directions will be included in the ticket. Annual fundraiser is for college scholarships and community projects. Info: Gail at onetopgem@sbcglobal.net. 6th annual Art & Chocolate Studio Tour – Presented by Art Studio Trek in Roseville from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. The passport map is free and available at artstudiotrek.com. Spring Clean-Up – 9-noon at Auburn Ravine. Sponsored by Lincoln Open Space Committee and Dry Creek Conservancy. To sign up, contact John Williams at 390-5111 or Cammie Morales at 343-2380. Ken Koenig and special guests – Performs 5:30 -7 p.m. at Kim’s Country Kitchen, 537 G St. Info: 645-2727. Second Blessing Thrift Shop Fashion Show & Luncheon – At noon Loomis Basin Congregational United Church of Christ, 6440 King Road, Loomis. Cost is $10. Theme is dressing for less and will feature clothing and accessories from the thrift shop. Reservations or info. 652-7962. Free Medication take back day – Free anonymous drop-off unused and expired medications 10 a.m. 3 p.m. at Lincoln Police Department, 7707th St. Info: (530)889-7238. Karaoke and DJ Show – At Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 G St. Info: 434-8171. Berkeley Psychic Institute Healing Festival & Psychic Fair – Berkeley Institute, 2018 19th St., Sac. Admission is free. Info: Bill Raven at 441-7780 or billr@berkeleypsychic.com. Spring Tree Maintenance Project – 9 a.m. –noon at Auburn Ravine. Trees planted by volunteers last fall need follow-up maintenance. Park entrances are on Green Ravine Drive and at the end of Moore Road. Sponsored by Lincoln Open Spaces Committee and Dry Creek Conservancy. Art Exhibit – From 1 – 5 p.m. at Willow Room Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive. Featuring five Lincoln artists and 29 paintings (abstract, floral, seascapes, landscapes and animal portraits). Admission is free. Fighting Zebras – Boosters Yard Sale 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the back parking lot. Support Lincoln High School Fighting Zebras and find great deals. Sunday, April. 29 Lincoln Hills Chorus concert – Begins at 2 p.m. at Orchard Creek Ballroom, 965 Orchard Creek Lane. Info: 625-4022. Granite Springs Church 20th anniversary celebration – A birthday present today with play and area tour, facility improvements, 1170 East Joiner Parkway. Info: 645-9620. Dave Prince’s benefit golf tournament – 8 a.m. Shotgun start (foursomes) at Turkey Creek Golf Club, 1525 Highway 193. Contests, prizes, silent auction, raffles, buffet tri-tip and chicken luncheon $30. $100 includes golf, cart, buffet and beverages. Info or to register: Dana Medina at 390-0900. Monday, April 30 Lincoln Hills Chorus Concert – Begins at 7 p.m. at Orchard Creek Ballroom, 965 Orchard Creek Lane. Info: 625-4022. Western Placer Unified School District - Early release school day is at 1:40 p.m. TOPS Club – (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) night group meeting is at 5:30 p.m. at Century 21 Conference Room, 801 Sterling Parkway. Everyone is welcome. Info: tops.org. Tuesday, May 1 Lincoln Hills Chorus Concert -7 p.m. See Sunday, April. 29 listing. Lincoln Kiwanis Club Meeting – 7-8 a.m. at Buonarroti’s, 460 G St. Guest speaker will be Jack Seigal regarding the Trans-Continental Railroad. Info: President Dyann Branch at 316-7724 or lincolnkiwanis.org. The Hanks Biggs Band – 5-9 p.m. performs at Roseville Downtown Tuesday Nights, a street fair on four blocks of Vernon Street in downtown Roseville. This is a fun filled family event. Info: DowntownTuesdayNights.com Wednesday, May 2 – Lincoln Chamber Brown Bag Forum– Info: 645-2035. Lincoln Toastmasters - Business and community members are invited to join Voices of Lincoln Toastmasters every Wednesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the conference room at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 155 Ferrari Ranch Road. Info: Jeannine Balcombe at 625-4020. Lincoln Golden Club - Meets the first Wednesday of every month at Lincoln Veterans Hall, 541 Fifth St. These scheduled meetings start at noon and are followed with a potluck luncheon and Bingo. Info: Mary Weir at 645-2818. Cinco de Mayo Celebration – At Casa Ramos Restaurant, 925 Highway 65 in Lincoln. Tequilla tasting from 5-6 p.m. , mariachis from 6-8 p.m. and more. Thursday, May 3 Meet the Candidates event – 4:30 p.m. at the Sports Pavilion, 1050 Del Webb Blvd. Hosted by the Lincoln Democratic Club and the public is invited to meet Jack Uppal, who is running for Congress and Reggie Bronner, a candidate for State Assembly. Both men are Lincoln residents. Appetizers served and a no-host bar will be open. Cinco de Mayo Celebrations – At Casa Ramos Restaurant, 925 Highway 65 in Lincoln. Balloon giveaway, kids’ coloring contest and more.