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ART ON THE FARM

This day is dedicated to the artist in you. Bring your easel and supplies, or camera, and spend the day painting, sketching, or “shooting” to your heart’s content. There are potentially thousands of beautiful images to capture at Wakamatsu. With 272 acres of springs, streams, oaks, and vistas, an...
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Artful Meditation

Saturday, April 14 10:30 a.m. (meets in the Ringgold exhibition gallery) Artful Meditation is a free, drop-in series takes place the second Saturday of every other month. Calm your mind and experience the art of the Crocker in new ways with long-time meditation practitioner and instructor Ian...
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Artful Tot

Friday, April 6 & Saturday, April 7, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. (drop-in) Each month, toddlers explore art-making with different materials in new ways, from printmaking and color mixing to working with clay and sculpture. Adults learn how to nurture creativity and encourage experimentation. Attendees...
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Wee Wednesday

Wednesdays, April 4, 11, 18 & 25, 10:30 & 11 a.m. Bring your preschooler and yourself to this fun art adventure for children age 3 to 5. Each week, children enjoy story time and view artwork through hands-on experiences that encourage visual literacy, social confidence, and critical...
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Spring Eggstravaganza

Saturday & Sunday, Mar. 31 & Apr. 1 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. This fun-filled family weekend features egg hunts, prizes, spring-themed hands-on activities and visits with Peter Cottontail. Daily egg hunts are held promptly at 12, 1, 2, and 3 p.m. Hunt areas are separated by age group: 0 - 3 years, 4...
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Placer SPCA's 17th Annual Funny Bones Comedy Show & Awards Night

From 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Featuring comedian Jack Gallagher. Jack started his professional comedy career in Boston during the early 80’s. Enter for a chance to win a brand new wine refrigerator, fully stocked with 50 bottles of C.G. Di Arie wine, including Mixed Breed – a red blend benefiting the...
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Community Day at the Sacramento Adventure Playground

All ages are invited for a day of play at the Sacramento Adventure Playground! Children get to create their own play structures and spaces by re-purposing everyday items such as cardboard boxes, plus household wares, natural elements and unexpected items. The Playground is a fun and safe...
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KIDS’ DISCOVERY DAYS

Calling school-age hikers and their families. Join Catherine and Ola Jane as they explore the great outdoors. Bring your favorite field guide, binoculars, lunch, good walking shoes, and your spirit for adventure. We’ll hike for about an hour, snack and explore, and then hike back. Location will be...
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HOORAY FOR HONEY BEES!

Saturday, March 3rd 10-11am bring your little ones for Storytime at the Nature Center. Author Lori Mortensen will share her storybook, her experiences, and even don a beekeeping suit, all in an effort to share her passion for honey bees. Lori, who is an award-winning children’s book author of more...
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Books Before Bedtime Celebrating Dr. Seuss

“Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you.” And there was no one quite like Dr. Seuss! Join Fairytale Town as we celebrate Theodore Seuss Geisel’s 114th birthday with Seuss-themed hands-on activities around the park. Come dressed in your pajamas and...
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