Arts & Entertainment

Lincoln Open Mic congratulates local graduate Matt George

Years ago, an 8-year-old boy began to attend our Open Mic Sundays in Lincoln.  He loved writing poetry so much that his poems won prizes in several of the Auburn Sierra Hills ...

BIG Day of Giving deadline extended

Americans were so generous during the BIG Day of Giving yesterday, their giving broke the national online site where donations were accepted.  As a result donations to lo ...

Lincoln calendar, starting May 5

Thursday, May 5 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. America’s ClayFest, Student Division&n ...

Ready, steady, donate

The challenge is about to begin: 31 Auburn competitors have been preparing since last fall for this 24-hour race to the fundraising finish known as the Big Day of Giving.  It ...

Soulful, only stronger and louder: David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger perform Saturday in Auburn

David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger have teamed up for a concert that showcases their individual and combined talents. The two longtime friends, often going opposite direction ...

Zach Deputy and Diego’s Umbrella perform in Auburn

Gypsy rock to funk and soul, dance the night away to these two internationally recognized recording artists. Show is at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Auburn Event Center, 145 Elm Avenue ...

Colla Voce singers present mystery, magic, mirth

Colla Voce Chamber Singers has created a concert experience to usher in spring featuring songs of all genres ranging from J.S. Bach, William Byrd, and American composer Morten Laur ...

Sierra Nevada Winds presents ‘An Evening with Gershwin and Friends’

The Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra, a 45-member wind ensemble directed by Dr. Robert Halseth, will take the stage Saturday with world renowned violinist and pianist Dr. Ayke Agus. ...

12th annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest poets wanted

     The 12th annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest began in April, as part of the National Poetry Month celebration. The Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest is pres ...

Lincoln calendar, starting April 28

Thursday, April 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. Mother Goose on the Loose has two session ...

'I like to get silly'

Comedian and actor Kevin Farley – yep, that Kevin Farley – is bringing his act to Auburn. You may have seen him, the younger brother of the late Chris Farley, in such ...

Foothills in poetry

Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks -- Plutarch April is poetry month, and the Sierra foothills are rich with talented poets. To celebrate poetry month, ...

"On Golden Pond" emotionally effective

Family dynamics and generational conflict were well-portrayed in the Lincoln Theater Company’s production of “On Golden Pond.” Although the cast is small, with j ...

Glazier, Gershwin: The past meets present in Auburn

Having the Auburn Symphony is a triumph for Auburn. The symphony sets its bar high with many talented musicians, maestro Peter Jaffe and musical guests. Not to mention the behind-t ...