Events Schedule 2019- June through December

The following calendar is tentative. Events may be added or changed due to weather or other Calaveras reasons, including new events.

June –   Manzanita speaker series –

June 9, Sunday, 3-5 pm – Sunny & Al Lockwood – Travel for Health & Pleasure – Cruising the Mediterranean talk with slide show –

June 14 – Paint Night with Whim – Mary Sexton artist – 6 pm – 8 pm. Reserve ahead:

Tuesday VOW classes weekly at Manzanita in Angels Camp – 1-3 pm – mid-June through July, led by Chrys Mollett.

Mondays – Writers Meetings weekly – check schedule: 1st and 3rd Monday mornings at Manzanita in Angels Camp, 9-11:30 am. 2nd and 4th Monday evenings in San Andreas, 6-9 pm.

Song Posse on 3rd and 4th Saturdays at 6:30 pm at Manzanita.

July –

Manzanita Speaker Series – Third Sunday –

July 7 Sunday 3pm- Kill Your Diet — Dr. Eldo Frezza talks about diet, nutrition, fitness, the Italian Way with sensible advice we can all live with – powerpoint presentation.

July 14 – 3-5 pm –  Carolyn Tipton – Poet, UC Berkeley professor, poetry translations, with her new books out. She will read from her new book. Open mic to follow for the public. Metate featured wines for the event – complimentary tasting.

Tuesday VOW classes weekly at Manzanita in Angels – 1-3 pm.

Mondays Writers Meetings weekly – mornings at Manzanita in Angels Camp – 9-11:30 am. Evenings in San Andreas, 6-9 pm

Song Posse – 3rd & 4th Saturdays, 6:30-8:30 pm.

Whim Paint Night – 3rd Fridays – see schedule and calendar for dates.

August 3– Saturday – Hot August night poetry –7-9 pm- Between the Sheets poetry!  – Read your originals or favorite romantic, humorously amorous, poems to an adoring crowd! Share the poetry with a friend or loved one at the mic. Great date night! Free. We will provide poems to read aloud for those who would like to share them. Romantic refreshments abound, and yes, wine, cheese, and chocolate for luscious sustenance!

Sat. August 17th – Angels Night Out – Third Saturday downtown strolling in Angels Camp – music, food, fun, karaoke, games, artist humorous peep show and refreshments at Manzanita, and stores stay open until 8 pm! Take a stroll and roll with the fun!




Studio Art tour – 3rd weekend in May – MAE on the tour circuit and brochure– artists at Manzanita

Sept. 4 –  Author Fair – meet local and regional authors — meet and greet — refreshments available.

Tuesday VOW classes weekly at MAE

Monday Writers Meetings weekly –

Song Posse


October –

Wild West Fest – 3rd Saturday – Wild West Fest with booths – author booth and artist booth – gallery open until 8 pm.

Featured artists – Patty Payne and Chrys Mollett

Oct. Sunday Speaker – TBA

Monday Writers Meetings weekly –

Tuesday VOW classes weekly at MAE

Song Posse

November –

Featured artist: Sheri Bloomer, jeweler and silversmith

Nov. 30 – Christmas parade – ACBA wine stroll – gallery open until 8 pm – holiday poetry and story sharing – singalong.

November 14 – Artist Reception and 4th anniversary party –

Monday Writers Meetings weekly –

Tuesday VOW classes weekly at MAE

Manzanita  Speaker Series: TBA

Song Posse – Acoustic Music and Open Mic – 3rd & 4th SAT.

December – Vickie Mannix featured artist

Dec. Manzanita Speaker Series – TBA

Monday Writers Meetings weekly –

Tuesday VOW classes weekly at MAE

Song Posse