June Calendar


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June 2018 Calendar

Featured June Artist: Bill Brauner digital processing that transforms photographic images into vibrantly textured fine art.

Artist Reception: June 10 from 4 to 6 pm. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Free.

June 3-10: Bill Brauner, Fly Fishing Fly-Tying Class—a 3-part workshop: Part I: Sunday, June 3, 2-3:30 pm, Part 2: Thursday, June 7,  6:30-8 pm; Part 3: Sunday, June 10, 2-3:30 pm.  Adults $40 for the series; Children 12-17 $30. All materials provided. Classes at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Reserve at manzapress.com or call 209-728-6171                                                                                 

Saturday, June 2, from 2 to 4 pm: Book Launch and Reading Voices of Wisdom at San Andreas Central Library, 1299 Gold Hunter Road, San Andreas 95249. Senior writers celebrate the culmination of their year-long dedication to the Voices of Wisdom: Preserving the Voices project in a print anthology of the same name. A Free event open to the public. The 2017 Voices of Wisdom project was made possible by a generous grant from Calaveras Community Foundation.

Monday, June 4: 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 – 18 & over. $35 annual membership. Meetings free. Mondays, June 11 and 25: Evening Writers Unlimited Meeting in San Andreas at the Volunteer Center location, 255 Lewis Avenue from 6 to 9 pm. Share your prose or poetry efforts with kind writers. Craft exchange and resources. Sign up to be a Writers Unlimited Member – 18 & over. $35 annual membership. Meetings Free.

Friday, June 15 from 6 to 9:00 pm: “Sip ’N Paint with Artist Mary Sexton.” $45 cost covers all painting materials and complimentary wine. 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, June 9, 16, 23, 30, from 6 to 8:30: Song Posse meets for evenings of acoustic music sharing, poetry, and storytelling. Free..For info, call Chrys Mollett 209-728-1439 or 209-736-0210, or MAE 209-728-6171.

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

Mark Your Calendar:                                                                                      

August – Voices of Wisdom classes begin – Tuesdays at 1 PM. Location to be determined.

September 22: from 6 to 9 pm. Arts Harvest Dinner Dance fundraiser at the Pickle Patch in San Andreas with live music by BLOW DADDY. Silent Auction and raffle. Tickets in advance $35.  Music only, after 7:30 at the door: $25. Tickets available online now at manzapress.com.