January Calendar

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                      January 2019 Calendar

Spotlight on Twyla Olsen, January’s Artist of the Month: Twyla displays her newest acrylic abstracts, landscapes, and nature scenes. Artist reception Sunday, January 13 from 2 to 4 pm at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main St, Angels Camp, 95222.

Writers Unlimited Meetings:

Monday mornings, January 7 and 21: 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. FREE. Email your interest in attending first, please – manzanitawp@gmail.com.   Monday evenings, January 14 and 28: Writers Unlimited Evening Meetings in San Andreas, 255 Lewis Street, from 6 to 9 pm. Email manzanitawp@gmail.com before attending, please. FREE. 18 & over.

“Voices of Wisdom” Writing Classes for Seniors 55+ continue throughout January with editing and selecting work for the anthology. Tuesdays, January 8, 15, 22, 29 from 1 to 3 pm at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. FREE program.  Classes include manuscript preparation, writing prompts and lessons for continued writing. Go to manzapress.com for more information. Classes hosted by Manzanita Writers Press. Publication of 2019 anthology will be possible with a generous grant from the Calaveras Community Foundation.

Second Sundays 2019 Speaker Series:                                                                                                                           Sunday, February 10 at 3:30 pm: Diet, Nutrition, and Fitness the Italian Way presented by Dr. Eldo Frezza. This Free event at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Reserve a spot now as space is limited. Call (209) 728-6171 or email manzanitawp@gmail.com.

Additional February Speaker: date TBD –  Audubon Society program on bird migration

March Speaker: “Irish in America” by Stephen Archer, author of The Rising – and book launch reception

April Speaker: Audubon Society program by Barry Boulton

May Speaker: “Twain in the Mother Lode”

Saturdays, January 19 & 26 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 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.

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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