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Calendar of events for week of Mar 21 - Mar. 28

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Thursday, March 21

Native Sons of the Golden West – Meeting is at 7 p.m. on the second floor of Beermann’s, 645 Fifth St. Info: 645-3800.

TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024.

Karaoke night – Runs from 7-11 p.m. at Sterling Café, 731 Sterling Parkway, in the Raley’s Shopping Center. Family fun night by Baughman Productions open to everyone.

YesterDays News - Will perform from 5-9 p.m. at Kim’s Country Kitchen, 537 Lincoln Blvd. Tonight’s theme is spring break so dress in colorful spring outfits. Info: 645-2727.

Karaoke Night – Runs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Dillians Bar & Grill, 605 Lincoln Blvd. Info: 434-8171.

Grief Workshop – Runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Assembly Hall at the Auburn Senior Center, 11576 D St., Auburn. Hosted by Seniors First, the workshop will identify the stages of grief and loss and ways to manage them. Info or RSVP: Kathy at (530) 889-9500, extension 219. This free workshop is open to the public.

Farwell, My Queen – Performance is at 7 p.m. at the State Theatre, 985  Lincoln Way, Auburn. $8 at the door with a limited number available for advance purchase at livefromauburn.com or call box office at (530) 885-0156.

 

Friday, March 22

Bunko Fundraiser –Relay For Life fundraiser doors open at 5:30 p.m. and games start at 6:15 p.m. at McBean Pavilion, 65 McBean Park Drive. Bunko entry fee is $20 and includes drinks and appetizers. Raffle tickets available at event. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life. RSVP: Tammy Lindstrom at lincolnrelay@att.net or 300-2326.

Friday night karaoke – Runs from 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Orchid Thai Cuisine, 835 Twelve Bridges Blvd. Features karaoke and dancing provided by KJ “Papa Gene” & Baughman Productions. Info: 543-9948.

Flat Busted – Performs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 Lincoln Blvd. Info: 434-8171.

 

Saturday, March 23

Twelfth annual Dessert Extravaganza – Starts at 6:30 p.m. at Lincoln Community Center, corner of Joiner Parkway and First St. This is an annual fundraising event for Community Christian School. Tickets are $20. Info: 645-6280 or e-mail office@ccslincoln.com. Tickets also available at the Lincoln chamber office

(645-2035).

Karaoke night – Runs from 7-11 p.m. at Sterling Café, 731 Sterling Parkway, in the Raley’s Shopping Center. Family fun night by Baughman Productions open to everyone.

Revolver, The Beatles Show - Will perform at Thunder Valley Casino. Tickets available online at thundervalleyresort.com/entertainment or at the Thunder Valley ticket office between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m.

Evening of Tibetan Culture – Runs from 6 to 10:30 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Culture Center, 410 South Church St., Grass Valley. Fundraiser benefits Tibetan community and cultural center’s building improvement project. Advance tickets for dinner and performance are $30 and $10 for children 12 and under. Info: (530) 272-4725 or saintjosephsculturalcenter.org.

31st annual Quilt Show – “Primetime in the Foothills” runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, 1273 High St., Auburn. Admission $7 and parking is free. More than 300 quilts will be on display. Info: foothillquilter.org or Kathy Sanchez at (530) 277-1954.

Karaoke / DJ – Runs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 Lincoln Blvd. Karaoke is mixed in with DJ/dance music. Info: 434-8171.

Round dancing – Free demo and lesson is from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Finnish Temperance Hall, 4090 Rocklin Road. Open to the public. No dancing experience required. Info: Marie at 989-4464 or rounddancesacramento.com.

Spring Festival Raffle Easter Egg Hunt 2013 – The Easter Bunny is visiting downtown Lincoln from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Check with local businesses downtown to see what the Easter Bunny has left. Family-friendly event. Bring your Easter basket and take pictures with the Easter bunny. Interactive Easter booths in Beermann Plaza. Adult Easter egg hunt is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Early registration for the raffle Easter basket can be found online at http://eepurl.com/rBthX.

 

Sunday, March 24

Palm Sunday

Gold Country Bridal Faire – Runs from noon to 4 p.m. at Sunset Whitney, 4201 Midas Ave., Rocklin. General admission $5 or a non-perishable food item for Placer Food bank. Info: Linda at (530) 852-0278 or tickets@goldcountrymedia.com.

Afternoon Tea & Wearable Art Fashion Show – Runs from 2 to 4 p.m. at Beermann’s Restaurant, 645 Fifth St. Wear your finest semi-dressy and fanciest hat and there will be a prize for the best hats. Seating is limited. Tickets are $25 and are available at the Lincoln Archive Museum or all4art.net.

31st annual Quilt Show – Runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. see Saturday, March 23 listing for details.

 

Monday, March 25

Monday night feast community dinner – Runs from 6-7 p.m. at Veteran’s Memorial Hall, 541 5th St. This free event is open to the public and sponsored by Granite Springs Church. Info: 645-9620.

TOPS – Night meeting weigh-in is 5:15 p.m. and meeting is at 5:30 p.m. at Century 21 office, 801 Sterling Parkway. Meetings are open to everyone. Info: Gina at 645-1256.

Placer County Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Board – Meeting is at 6:15 p.m. at the Adult System of Care in the large conference room, 11533 C  Ave. (DeWitt Center), Auburn. The meeting is open to the public, who are invited to give community input. Info: (530) 889-7254.

 

Tuesday, March 26

First day of Passover

Book Worms Book Club – Meets at 4:30 p.m. at Starbucks next to Safeway on Lincoln Boulevard the last Tuesday of the month. Info: Joyce at 434-0596.

Free Bingo Night – Runs from 8 to 10 p.m. at Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 Lincoln Blvd. Includes comedic host. Info: 434-8171.

Sierra Club Placer Group – Meets at 7 p.m. at Auburn Library, 350 Nevada St. “Living with wildlife and leaving it wild” will be the topic with Sara Holm, a California Department of Fish and Wildlife biologist. Free and open to the public. Info: Marilyn at 652-7005.

 

Wednesday, March 27

Lincoln Toastmasters - Business and community members are invited to join Voices of Lincoln Toastmasters every Wednesday from 5:30-6:45 p.m. in the Lincoln Raley’s community meeting room, 765 Lincoln Blvd. Info: Sondra Nunez at 559-5975.

Sun City Lincoln Hills Republican Club – Meeting is at 6:30 p.m. at the Presentation Hall at Kilaga Springs. Guest speaker former Sacramento County Sheriff John McGinniss will speak on gun rights, crime and immigration issues. Open to the public.

Karaoke night – Runs from 9 p.m. to midnight at Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 Lincoln Blvd. Info: 434-8171.

Placer Tea Party – Meets at 7 p.m. at the City of Rocklin Event Center, 2650 Sunset Blvd., room 107, in Rocklin. Richard Mersereau, policy director of the Assembly Republican Caucus, will be guest speaker. Info: placerteaparty.com.

 

Thursday, March 28

TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024.

Women’s Business Showcase – Meets 8:30 a.m. inside the Raley’s grocery store on Lincoln Boulevard the second and fourth Thursday of the month. Women in business who are interested in networking and growing their business are invited to attend. Info: Mary at 768-2778.

Karaoke night – Runs from 7 to 11 p.m. at Sterling Café, 731 Sterling Parkway in the Raley’s Shopping Center. Family fun night by Baughman Productions open to everyone.

Gene Thorpe Band - Will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Kim’s Country Kitchen, 537 Lincoln Blvd. Info: 645-2727.

Karaoke Night – Runs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Dillian’s Bar & Grill, 605 Lincoln Blvd. Info: 434-8171.

Grief support for widowed people – Monthly meeting is at 1 p.m. in Auburn. Anyone interested in working in this program or anyone in need of “one to one” grief support should call (530) 878-7506.