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November 2018 Calendar

Spotlight on Cristi Canepa, November’s Artist of the Month: Landscape and Nature photographer Cristi Canepa’s work on special display in the Gallery for November’s “Shop Manzanita, Shop Local” event on November 2, with images celebrating brilliant autumnal colors.

Shop Manzanita, Shop Local, Friday November 2: Holiday shopping for friends and family. The gallery offers endless opportunities to gift with imagination. Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Gallery doors remain open until 8 pm. Sales and drawings for giveaways. Purchase $100 or more and receive a free gift valued at $20, one to keep or re-gift for the holidays. For more information, go to manzanitapress.com.

Writers Unlimited Meetings:

Monday Mornings, November 5 and 19, 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 – manzanitawp@gmail.com.                                                                                                     Monday Evenings, November 12 and 26, in San Andreas (see website for location), from 6 to 9 pm. Email manzanitawp@gmail.com before attending, please. FREE. 18 & older.                                                                        Writers take a hiatus in December and begin again in January with the normal schedule.                                         Monday, December 17 at 6 pm: Writers Party for members and friends of Writers Unlimited and Voices of Wisdom. Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. RSVP and bring a dish to share.                                                                                                                                                                                                                    “Voices of Wisdom” Writing Classes for Seniors 55+ continues on Tuesdays, November 6, 13, 20, 27 from 1 to 3 pm at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. FREE program.  Go to manzapress.com for times and locations. Classes hosted by Manzanita Writers Press.   November Writing coach: Chrys Mollett.                                                                                                                                                 Tuesday, November 27, 3:15 to 5 pm: “Voices of Wisdom” Special Event: Participants share their work in an open reading. Free event open to the public. Publication of 2019 anthology will be made possible by a generous grant from the Calaveras Community Foundation.

Tuesday, November 27, from 6 to 8 pm: “A Family Affair: An Osprey Family Breeding at New Melones,” Central Sierra Audubon presentation with Barry Boulton, at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. An intriguing presentation with video of osprey parenting behaviors. Free public event. Reserve a seat by contacting manzanitawp.org or (209) 728-6171 as seating is limited.


Saturday, November 24: Christmas Parade and Wine Hop in Angels Camp. Manzanita Arts Emporium Three-Year Anniversary in Angels Camp, with Artists in attendance.  Refreshments, live music, and fun. Open until 8:30 pm.


Saturdays, November 10, 17, 24 from 6 to 8:30: Song Posse meets 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 gallery at 209-728-6171.

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

Sunday, November 25 from 4 to 6 pm: Mother Lode Storytellers Guild, public sharing of storytelling at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Free event. Donations gladly accepted.

Sip ̓N Paint with Whim – Artist Mary Sexton: for information and schedule, contact marysexton@comcast.net or call 209-770-5818.

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