Arts & Entertainment

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 ...

Cool violinist on her way up

Faith Martinelli, age 9, a student at Northside Elementary School in Cool, graduated Suzuki violin, level one, at the annual graduation recital in Davis.  She received her ...

Lincoln calendar, starting April 21

Thursday, April 21 Caregiver Support group meets from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Lincoln Library every third Thursday of the month. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association and ...

Midnight North has grateful influences

The music of Midnight North has been described as root, rock ‘n’ roll, and “country-ish” with some jam band flourishes. It’s the kind of music that ev ...

Annual wine fest to take over downtown April 23

Lincoln Rotary will again sponsor the annual and popular Lincoln Wine Fest from 1 to 5 p.m. April 23.  The wine-tasting event includes 21 Placer County wineries offering tasti ...

Grass Valley to be ‘Under a Groove’ Friday

It’s hard to imagine a world without George Clinton. It would certainly be a lot less funky. Now in his seventh (gulp!) decade of performing, Clinton, the undisputed king of ...

Lincoln calendar, starting April 14

Thursday, April 14 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions a ...

All that jazz

The Auburn Symphony’s annual gala was in full, jazzy swing on Sunday, with many attendees donning outfits reminiscent of 1920s and 30s fashion. The annual gala, the symphon ...

Baroque & Beyond to perform on Sunday

The beautiful music from the Baroque period and earlier will be emanating at Pioneer United Methodist Church on Sunday. The event is part of a benefit concert series created by S ...

Lost in translation

It’s all in the translation. When “be careful not to slip and fall” becomes “slip and fall down carefully” and “fire extinguisher” becomes ...

Sierra College Ridley Gallery hosts ceramic art exhibition, ‘Passing the Baton 2’

Blue Line Arts presents “Passing the Baton 2,” an invitational exhibition of Northern California ceramic educators, hosted by the Ridley Galler ...

Art League of Lincoln column

The Art League of Lincoln will host the first Feats of Clay event this year with Lincoln Clay Day on April 30 in Beermann Plaza. You may remember that the Art League was successful ...

Lincoln calendar, starting April 7

Thursday, April 7 AARP Tax-Aide volunteers are available by appointment only (call 878-6249) at Lincoln City Hall, second floor, 6th and F streets in Lincoln. The Intake/Interview ...