Monthly Calendar of Events


March 2019 Calendar

Spotlight on Pete and Barb Conroy, March Artists of the Month: Gorgeous photorealism collection of Sierra-centered flora and fauna images in the gallery with an artist reception on Saturday, March 9  from 2 to 4 pm at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main St, Angels Camp. Free event.

Writers Unlimited Meetings

Mondays, March 4 and 18: Morning 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. FREE. Email your interest in attending first, please at   Mondays, March 11 and 25: Writers Unlimited Evening Meetings in San Andreas (see website for location at 255 Lewis Ave.) from 6 to 9 pm. Email before attending, please. FREE.18 & over.

“Voices of Wisdom” Writing Classes for Seniors 55+ continue writing lessons during editing and preparation for the anthology. Tuesdays, March 5, 12, 19, 26 from 1 to 3 pm at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. FREE program.  Classes include manuscript preparation and fresh writing prompts. Go to for more information. Classes hosted by Manzanita Writers Press. Publication of the 2019 anthology will be possible with a generous grant from the Calaveras Community Foundation. Conrad Levasseur featured guest for Voices March 5 session. Multimedia Creative Journaling. RSVP.        

The Viking Story, Chapter Two – Weapons, Shields, and Armor – Manzanita Speaker Series for 2019: Tuesday, March 5 from 6 to 8pm: presented by historian Eric Smith. Free event at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp. Reserve a spot early, as space is limited, by calling (209) 728-6171 or by emailing

Paint Night with Artist Mary Sexton & Whim, Friday, March 15: from 6 to 8:30 pm. at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Participants enjoy a relaxed atmosphere and create their own personal painted art canvas. Class fee of $40 includes all materials. Class number is limited, so reserve a spot by February 9 by contacting or calling 209-770-5818, or or (209) 728-6171. Subject: Daffodils!

Rising Book launch and Irish in America presentation, Sunday, March 17 (St. Patrick’s Day) 3 to 5 pm: Presented by Stephen Archer – author of the new Rising: Book Three in The Irish Clans Series. at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp. FREE event. Complimentary refreshments. Seating limited, so reserve a spot.

Authors! Authors! Book signing, Manzanita authors, Saturday, March 30, 3-5 pm. Authors showcase new releases and upcoming titles! Kevin Arnold, Don Urbanus, Charlotte Gruendl, Stephen Archer, Monika Rose, Cate Culver, Suzanne Murphy. Book signing and gala reception. Free! Public invited to talk to authors and editors of Manzanita Writers Press. 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp, at Manzanita Arts Emporium.

Song Posse meets Saturdays, March 16, 23, and 30 from 6 to 8:30pm: at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Free. For information, call Chrys at 209-728-1439 or 209-736-0210, or the gallery at 209-728-6171.

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

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