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1211 S. Main St., Angels Camp, CA 95222 • 209-728-6171 • manzanitawp@gmail.com
manzapress.com    –   manzanitaartsemporium.com • Hours: Thursday through Monday, 11-5

February 2020 Calendar

Spotlight on Twyla Olsen -– February Artist of the Month:  “Twyla Goes to Taos.” Artist reception on Saturday, February 8 from 2 – 4 pm at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main St, Angels Camp. Meet the artist and be inspired by her new work and installation.  Hors d’oeuvres and libations – Free event

Mondays February 3 & 17: Morning Writers Unlimited Meeting from 9 – 11:30 am in Angels Camp at Manzanita Arts Emporium. Journal writing and sharing, manuscript feedback with fellow writers. All genres and levels, 18 & over. FREE. Email for information if it is your first visit, at manzanitawp@gmail.com.

Monday, February 10 & 24: Evening Writers Unlimited Meeting from 6 – 9 pm in San Andreas (see website for location at 255 Lewis Ave). Email manzanitawp@gmail.com before attending, please. FREE:  18 & over. All genres and levels welcome.

Voices of Wisdom Writing Classes for Seniors 55+ Free writing classes – Tuesdays, February 4, 11, 18 and 25 from 1 – 3 pm  at Manzanita Arts Emporium, 1211 S. Main Street, Angels Camp 95222. Classes include ongoing writing instruction and prompts with support. Go to manzapress.com for more information. Publication of the 2019 & 2020 anthologies made possible with a generous grant from the Calaveras Community Foundation.

Saturday, February 15, Angels Night Out, every third Saturday in Angels Camp from 5 to 8 pm; shops stay open and music, food, spirits, dancing, and games abound. The Manzanita Gallery remains open until 8:30.

Sunday, February 23 From 5 to 6:30 pmManzanita Speaker Series begins with Rock Art of Utah – presented by Buzz EgglestonBuzz and his wife Karen have spent parts of the past three summers traveling through the Utah and nearby states, examining ancient rock art and studying the history of the tribes who left it behind. He presents “Rock Art of Utah,” a PowerPoint show of some of the hundreds of photographs taken during those trips and shares what he has learned about the artists and the cultures that supported them. Free event. Refreshments complimentary. Free program.

Song Posse meets Saturday, February 8 & 22 – from 6:30 to 8:30 pm: Acoustic musicians share their talents at Manzanita Arts Emporium. Free. For more 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.

Publishing Services: Nonprofit publisher, reasonable services in Editing, Book design and Layout, Book Publishing, Writer Support, Workshops & Classes. Contact us for an appraisal of your book project. We can help.

Mark your calendars:

Sunday, March 29Cate Culver Book LaunchThe History of Sonora PassMarch Featured artist, stay tuned! March Speaker series, last Sunday of the month! Brad Hoshaw Concert at Manzanita, March 8, Get your tickets now! Writers meetings on Mondays, Song Posse 2nd and 4th Saturdays, VOICES OF WISDOM, every Tuesday at 1 pm.

Manzanita Writers Press is a non-profit 501(c)3 creative arts organization & publisher devoted to the development and support of the literary, music, and visual arts community in Calaveras County and the wider Mother Lode region. Classes -Workshops – Music Lessons – Artist Cooperative – Literary and Arts Center – Publishing services for writers  manzapress.com   Bookstore – Writers Unlimited manuscript review meetings – Music – Open Mic Nights – Manzanita Speaker Series – Art classes- manzanitaartsemporium.com