July Calendar

July 2018 Calendar

1211 S. Main St., Angels Camp, CA 95222 • 209-728-6171 • manzanitawp@gmail.com
manzanitaartsemporium.com • Hours: Wednesday through Monday, 11-5 – Publishing services for writers • manzapress.com   Manzanita Writers Press is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 creative arts organization devoted to the development and support of the literary and visual arts community in Calaveras County and the wider Mother Lode region.  Classes  – Workshops – Artist Cooperative – Literary and Arts Center – Online Bookstore

Mondays, July 2 and 16: Daytime Writers Unlimited Meeting in Angels Camp at Manzanita Arts Emporium, from 9 to 11:30 am. Writing exercise and sharing, manuscript feedback with fellow writers.  Join the group – free!  Ages 18 and over.

Mondays, July 9 and 2:3 Writers Unlimited Evening Meetings in  San Andreas (see website for location), from 6 to 9 pm. Email manzanitawp@gmail.com for information.

New Art Series from Artist Mary Sexton: “Summer Chalking Class Series,” Tuesday evenings, July 10 and 24, August 7 and 21, from 6 to 9 pm. Cost of $220 for the four-class package includes all supplies, transfers, chalk paste or ink, and squeegees. Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main St, Angels Camp 95222. Last day to reserve is July 5. Contact Mary Sexton at marysexton@comcast.net or (209) 770-5818.

Friday, July 20, from 6 to 9 pm: “Sip ’N Paint with Artist Mary Sexton.” $45 cost covers all painting materials and complimentary wine. Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main St, Angels Camp 95222. To reserve a space, contact marysexton@comcast.net or call 209-770-5818, or go to manzapress.com for information, or call 209-728-6171. This class fills quickly, so make a reservation today.

Saturdays, July 14, 21, and 28 from 6 to 8:30: Song Posse meets for evenings of acoustic music sharing, poetry, and storytelling. Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Free. For information, call Chrys at 209-728-1439    or 209-736-0210, or gallery at 209-728-6171.

Sunday, July 29, from 4 to 6 pm: Storytellers Guild’s “Story Swap” Free and open to the public. Great family fun and all ages welcome. Learn storytelling techniques by listening and trying out your own tales on the crowd. Every other month at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main St, Angels Camp 95222.

Weekly Piano lessons with Chrys Mollett at Manzanita Arts Emporium. Sign up for all ages. Contact Chrys 209-728-1439 or 736-0210, or gallery 209-728-6171.

“Voices of Wisdom” Writing Classes for Seniors 55 + begins its second year on Tuesdays, August 7, 14, 21, 28 at Oak Shadows Community room, in San Andreas 1330 Calaveritas Road, from 1-3 pm.  FREE program. Bring a laptop, notebook, or other writing materials. Contact manzapress.com for calendar information, times and locations. Made possible by a generous grant from the Calaveras Community Foundation.

Manzanita Writers Press Annual Fundraiser to support artist and writers’ programs. September 22: from 6 to 9 pm. Arts Harvest Dinner Dance Party at the Pickle Patch in San Andreas with live music by BLOW DADDY. Silent Auction and raffle. Reserve early at manzapress.com Tickets in advance – $35.  Music only, after 7:30 – $25.