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October 2014
(m) Pumpkin Patch @ Flower Farm | Thursday, October 30
October 1-31st. Our pumpkin patch and corn maze are open daily 9-4 with no admission fee. Visit our farm animals and take a free tram ride tour every weekend in October, (weather permitting). Bring the kids and a camera! Amador Flower Farm, 22001 Shenandoah School Rd., Plymouth. 209-245-6660
(m) Josh Turner @ Jackson Rancheria | Thursday, October 30
Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort welcomes country music superstar Josh Turner to the Grand Oak Ballroom stage at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $60 for Section 3 Seating, $70 for Section 2 Seating and $90 for Section 1 Seating. To purchase tickets, visit JacksonCasino.com or the Casino Cashier’s Cage. Dreamcatcher’s Club® members will receive a $10 discount on Section 3 tickets purchased only at the Casino Cashier’s Cage.
**Due to circumstances beyond our control, the annual walk-through haunted house has been canceled. In its place we are having a Costume Ball on two nights, with some spooky surprises around the grounds. If you already purchased tickets for the haunted house, you may contact Preston Castle staff to either arrange for a refund, to transfer your tickets over to the Costume Ball. Thank you for your understanding and support, and we look forward to seeing you at the Costume Ball! Or visit the Castle grounds with the family on Oct. 18, 19, 24 and 31st and see the Castle decorated. $ per person donation those night would be greatly appreciated. Open 7pm - 10pm. Preston Castle, 900 (end of) Palm Drive, Ione
(m) Pumpkin Patch @ Flower Farm | Friday, October 31
October 1-31st. Our pumpkin patch and corn maze are open daily 9-4 with no admission fee. Visit our farm animals and take a free tram ride tour every weekend in October, (weather permitting). Bring the kids and a camera! Amador Flower Farm, 22001 Shenandoah School Rd., Plymouth. 209-245-6660
"Camping with Henry and Tom" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from October 3rd to November 8th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) Annual Halloween Candy Walk | Friday, October 31
The Amador Shopping Plaza (Savemart) will be having their Annual Halloween candy Walk from 3pm to 5pm. This is a free event where kids of all ages can safely come to trick-or-treat after school before going to the downtown Jackson parade.
(m) Halloween Party | Friday, October 31
Mister Pinstripe ~ Red Hot American Swing! Prizes for best costume! No cover charge! 9pm to 11:30pm. 'The Lounge' at Gold Country Lanes (81 West Ridge Rd., Sutter Creek). 209-223-3334
Come join the fun at the HUB!!! 5pm to 8pm. 206 Main St., Jackson. $3 donation. 209-223-2300
Trick or Treat! Free kids Smoothies! Raffle prizes! We're handing out free Jamba Kids™ smoothies at participating locations from 4pm to 6pm (kids 8 and under). Stop in for a treat kids will love and parents can feel good about.
(m) Halloween Parade | Friday, October 31
After school, trick or treat on Main Street, Jackson (mostly treats!). About 5 pm, head to the fire station to line up for the Jackson Lions Halloween Parade and Costume Contest. A flock of witches will lead the parade -- hot dogs & prizes (and more treats) at the end of the parade, courtesy of the Lions Club.
November 2014
"Camping with Henry and Tom" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from October 3rd to November 8th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Venue: Andis Wines, 11000 Shenandoah Rd, Plymouth.Contact: Jenae, 209-245-6177 or jenae@andiswines.com. Bring back your glass from last year's event and get $5 off your ticket price. RSVP required, seating limited. $45/person, $35/club members (must login online). GET TICKETS ONLINE or call (209) 245-6177.
Costume Contest, Dance to Music from our Favorite DJ, Brave the haunted trail and infirmary, Try our new 3D Horror Photo Booth, No-Host Bar and Snack Vendors! $20 available online at www.prestoncastle.com. Preston Castle, 900 Palm Drive, 35 miles southeast of Sacramento, CA off HWY 104 in Ione. WHEN: Saturday, October 25 and November 1, 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
(m) Eleventh Annual Broadway Dinner | Saturday, November 1
Starting November 1st and continuing to the end of the month, you will have a chance to find that perfect artsy gift for your favorite friends and relatives, perhaps even for yourself. The gallery, operated by the non-profit organization AmadorArts, is open weekends 1:00 to 4:00 pm and weekdays 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, except Wednesdays. Exhibits change each month curated and staffed by volunteers. Visit www.amadorarts.org or call 209-267-9038 for information.
Shrimp Feed | Saturday, November 1
Italian Benevolent Society is hosting an "all you can eat" Shrimp Feed at the Italian Picnic Grounds. $30 per person. Cocktails at 5:30pm, dinner at 7pm. Tickets available at American River Bank in Jackson (223-2320) or online
(m) Judy Day @ Sutter Creek Gallery | Saturday, November 1
Sutter Creek Gallery invites you to meet Judy Day at the reception in her honor on Saturday, November 1, from 4 to 7 p.m., as part of the region’s First Saturday Art Trek. She is one of 30 local artists exhibiting at the cooperative located in the heart of Sutter Creek at 35 Main Street. The gallery is open Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For additional information, call 209-267-0228 or email suttercreekgallery@gmail.com.
(m) RIBBON CUTTING/GRAND OPENING | Saturday, November 1
Please join us for a grand opening ribbon cutting at the new tasting room in Amador City. Uphill Vineyards is a micro producer of fine red wines in the European style - lower in alcohol than most and meant to be enjoyed with food. Our wines are made using the grapes from our high-elevation, rocky-hillside estate vineyard in Fiddletown. Come to the all day celebration, noon to 6pm. Ribbon cutting will be at 12:30pm. Uphill Vineyards, 14196 Main St., Amador City
(m) First Saturday Art Trek | Saturday, November 1
First Saturday Amador Art Trek on November 1st will spotlight a great variety of featured artists in each of nine galleries. Going on the Trek is FREE, from 1:00 to about 6:00 pm. There might be an artist's reception, cookies and punch, or wine and cheese, but always fun and lively conversation. A map of Art Trek galleries can be viewed at www.amadorarts.org or phone 209-267-9038.
Tribe of the Red Horse - Neil Young & Crazy Horse tribute band. Northern California's premiere Neil Young tribute band. 8:00 pm, Tickets: $14 adv / $16 day of show. Sutter Creek Theatre, 44 Main St., Sutter Creek, 916-425-0077
Fiddletown Schoolhouse Breakfast | Sunday, November 2
Visitors are invited to attend the Fiddletown Preservation Society's all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet and bake sale from 8 a.m. to noon at the Fiddletown Community Center. All proceeds benefit the restoration of the original one-room Fiddletown Schoolhouse on American Flat Road. Prices for the breakfast are $11 for adults, $3 for ages 6 to 16 and $1 for ages 5 and under. A $1 discount for the bake sale will be offered for each adult ticket purchased. For more information, call (209) 245-6042
(m) Amador Community Chorus | Sunday, November 2
The newly formed Amador Community Chorus, accompanied by pianist Deena Holland, will perform a short program of Broadway musical selections and other works from "Phantom of the Opera", "The Man of La Mancha", "Caberet" and more. Music starts at 3pm with refreshments to follow.... come join us for this FREE concert at the Community Church of Pine Grove, Ponderosa Way.
(m) Chamber Music Concert | Sunday, November 2
The Mother Lode Friends of Music opens its chamber music season with a free concert of Baroque music at the Church of the Nazarene, 14050 Ridge Road, Sutter Creek @ 2pm. For more info call: 209-293-4227 or go to website
(m) Italian Immigrants in California | Sunday, November 2
ACRA presents "Finding the Mother Lode" at the HUB Youth and Community Center @ 2pm. Topic will be: Italian Immigrants in California, by Gianfranco Norelli and Suma Kurien. Includes interviews with County Historians: Carolyn Fregulia, Doug Ketron and John Leggett. Admission is $5. For more info call: 209-223-6349 or email: Bnichols@amadorgov.org
(m) Bingo @ Italian Picnic Grounds | Monday, November 3
ACRA Bingo at the Italian Picnic Grounds. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Mondays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Sponsored Jackpots up to $100. Black out is $150. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
(m) Bingo @ American Legion Hall | Tuesday, November 4
ACRA Bingo at the American Legion Hall. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Tuesdays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Black out is up to $200. Pull tabs & raffle prizes. Complimentary desserts & coffee. Beer, wine, soda and water available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own dinner. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
This series of six classes helps you and your partner welcome your new baby strengthened by a foundation of knowledge, confidence and love. Classes are FREE if you are delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital. If not delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital classes are $60/couple. 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Sutter Amador Outpatient Services Center, Mountain/Meadow Conference Room, 100 Mission Blvd., Jackson. Class Registration, please call (209) 223-7452
(m) Karaoke Series @ Jackson Rancheria | Wednesday, November 5
Jackson Rancheria is bringing back their popular Karaoke Series every Wednesday night from November 5 to December 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. for all events. Contestants must be registered and have their song selection turned in by 6:45 p.m. to be eligible to compete. The contests begin at 7 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend, but only 18 years or older to participate. No host bar and food available.
(m) Stroke Support Group | Thursday, November 6
The Gold Country Stroke Support Group meets the first Thursday of every month from 4 to 5 p.m., at the hospital. Time 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM. Sutter Amador Hospital, TBD, 200 Mission Blvd., Jackson. Class Registration, for more information, call (209) 217-8028.
(m) Ribbon Cutting & Open House | Thursday, November 6
Come join us for a Ribbon Cutting and Open House at PMZ Real Estate at 3pm. Come meet the new owners! PMZ Real Estate is located at 27 Main St., Jackson.
Career & College Fair 2014 | Thursday, November 6
You cordially invited to participate in the Argonaut High School "Career & College Fair" from 11:30am to 2pm in the high school multi-purpose room. This event is open to Argonaut High students, grades 9-12. For details contact: Ms. Jennifer Putman, Career Technician, Argonaut High School, 209-257-7757, FAX 209-223-3149 or email: jputman@acusd.org
Prostate Cancer Seminar | Thursday, November 6
Amador Cancer Research Foundation presents: Prostate Cancer Seminar with UC Davis guest speaker, Dr. Marc Dall'Era. Screening, Prevention and New Treatments. Seminar will be at the Hotel Sutter from 5:45pm to 8:30pm. Free admission, appetizers and no-host bar. RSVP by calling: 209-245-6794 or email SpaghettiWesternACRF@gmail.com
(m) Jackson Rotary Membership Mixer | Thursday, November 6
The Rotary Club of Jackson invite civic minded citizens to a mixer from 5:30pm to 7pm at Thomi's Banquet Room (South Hwy 49). Meet local Rotarians. Find out what Rotary is all about. Learn how you can join. Appetizers and your first drink are on us! RSVP (required)to shawnna_hughes@yahoo.com or through a Jackson Rotary club memeber
(m) Veterans Outreach Event | Thursday, November 6
Veterans and families are welcome to attend a VA rural medical outreach event from 11am to 3pm at the American Legion Post 108, Sutter Creek. Meet with local Veterans Organizations and discover community resources and services: Benefits ~ Transportation ~ VA Doctor ~ VA healthcare enrollment ~ Housing & more. Call: 209-267-5764 for more information
"Camping with Henry and Tom" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from October 3rd to November 8th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
"Camping with Henry and Tom" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from October 3rd to November 8th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) Winefest | Saturday, November 8
The 17th annual Winefest in Sutter Creek, the popular walk-about wine-tasting event sponsored by AmadorArts, is just around the corner! On Saturday November 8th, stroll historic Main Street while tasting a huge selection of Amador County Wines in Sutter Creek’s shops. Visit www.amadorarts.org or phone 209-267-9038.
Nutcracker Tea Party | Saturday, November 8
Soroptimist International of Sonora will host it's 6th Annual "Nutcracker Tea Party". The event will take place from 2pm to 4pm, at the Senior Center which is located at 540 Greenley Rd. in Sonora, next to the Tuolumne County Library.
(m) Master Food Preservers Class | Saturday, November 8
The Master Food Preservers of Amador and Calaveras counties will be hosting an inspiring two-hour class where local MFP’s will share their specialties, including a colorful and delicious habanera jelly (a great hostess gift), dehydrated spaghetti sauce in a jar (perfect for the college student or camper), seasoned salts and spicy mustards for all of your foodie friends, and much more. Join us for this inspiring free class between 10:00 a.m. and noon at the Calaveras Senior Center, 956 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, CA 95249. Contact the Amador/Calaveras Master Food Preservers at acmfp@ucdavis.edu for any questions.
Bluegrass, Old Time, Americana, Folk, Blues. 8:00 pm, tickets: $17 adv / $19 day of show. Sutter Creek Theatre, 44 Main St., Sutter Creek, 916-425-0077
(m) 3rd Annual Chowda Chomp | Sunday, November 9
Join us for the 3rd Annual Chowda Chomp for a fun afternoon! From 11am to 2pm you can enjoy tasting a variety of Chowders at the historic Armory Hall (21349 Consolation St., Volcano). Entry is $5 per person and all funds raised go to the Volcano Community Association
You're invited to a special presentation by Ed Arata: "Amador County Hydro-Electric 1894-1940". Join us to see, learn, & influence: Amador County's Historical Society. Event will be at Teresa's Place Banquet Room @ 4pm (ACHS membership meeting & dinner) Contribution $25 includes dinner - No Host Bar. For tickets contact: Keith Sweet - 209-419-3770 or email: admin@amadorcountyhistoricalsociety.org
(m) Preventing Suicide | Monday, November 10
How to help someone in crisis ~ This free workshop will address the following questions: What are Suicide Warning Signs? How can you assist someone in crisis? Where is help available? Workshop presented by Carla Fry, M.S., P.P.S.C. 9:30am to 11:30am. Ione Family Resource Center (17 S. Buena Vista St., Ione). Please RSVP if you need child care. 209-296-2785. Para información en Español, por favor llame al 209-763-2720
(m) Veteran's Day Parade | Tuesday, November 11
The American Legion Post 108 is sponsoring their annual Veteran's Day Parade @ 10am, starting at Davenport Properties and going along Main St., Jackson. There will be a luncheon following the parade at the American Legion Hall in Martell. Luncheon is open to everyone, donation appreciated. For info or to enter parade: Charline @ 304-0901. There will also be a ceremony at Amador Memorial Cemetery, Pioneer @ 11am.
FREE Dental for Veterans | Tuesday, November 11
Honoring the Veterans in Amador County. In appreciation for service, Dr. Montalbo and team are offering a day of free dental services to our local veteransFree dental available to a limited number of people by appointment only. Military ID required. Services will be limited to addressing one concern only, needing one basic procedure. Please call office at 209-267-9300 for more info.
(m) NOVEMBER CHAMBER MIXER | Wednesday, November 12
NOVEMBER CHAMBER MIXER, November 12th. 5:30pm to 7:30pm. American River Bank, 422 Sutter St., Jackson. Admission is $10.00. Great raffle prizes! Bring a raffle item, get your business recognized! Everyone loves our raffles! For more info call Chamber office at 223-0350
Ladies Night Out ~ Help Mito Kids | Wednesday, November 12
Casa Ramos Mexican Restaurants will provide a Ladies Night Out menu and drink specials for attendees. Guys, bring your ladies, have dinner and treat her to an evening of shopping! All monies from the raffle ticket sales go to HELP MITO KIDS. This fundraising benefit will be held @ 6pm at 2023 Vine St. #200, El Dorado Hills. For more info call, 916-833-6587
(m) Preventing Suicide | Wednesday, November 12
How to help someone in crisis ~ This free workshop will address the following questions: What are Suicide Warning Signs? How can you assist someone in crisis? Where is help available? Workshop presented by Carla Fry, M.S., P.P.S.C. 1pm to 3pm. Upcountry Community Center (19386 Hwy 88, Pine Grove). Please RSVP if you need child care. 209-296-2785. Para información en Español, por favor llame al 209-763-2720
(m) Karaoke Series @ Jackson Rancheria | Wednesday, November 12
Jackson Rancheria is bringing back their popular Karaoke Series every Wednesday night from November 5 to December 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. for all events. Contestants must be registered and have their song selection turned in by 6:45 p.m. to be eligible to compete. The contests begin at 7 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend, but only 18 years or older to participate. No host bar and food available.
(m) Preventing Suicide | Thursday, November 13
How to help someone in crisis ~ This free workshop will address the following questions: What are Suicide Warning Signs? How can you assist someone in crisis? Where is help available? Workshop presented by Carla Fry, M.S., P.P.S.C. 2pm to 4pm. Camanche Lake Community Center (4419 Camanche Pkwy N, Ione). Please RSVP if you need child care. 209-296-2785. Para información en Español, por favor llame al 209-763-2720
(m) A Night in Paris | Saturday, November 15
Support higher education in Amador County by attending A Night in Paris inside the Grand Oak Ballroom at Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort. Enjoy an evening of elegant parisian cuisine, music, dancing, and silent and live auctions. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Amador Learning Centers, whose goal is to advocate, facilitate, and support sustainable higher education in Amador County. Purchase your passport by calling 209-304-8094 and help make higher education an attainable dream for many of those in our community.
(m) Bingo @ Italian Picnic Grounds | Monday, November 17
ACRA Bingo at the Italian Picnic Grounds. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Mondays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Sponsored Jackpots up to $100. Black out is $150. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
(m) Bingo @ American Legion Hall | Tuesday, November 18
ACRA Bingo at the American Legion Hall. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Tuesdays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Black out is up to $200. Pull tabs & raffle prizes. Complimentary desserts & coffee. Beer, wine, soda and water available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own dinner. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
(m) Karaoke Series @ Jackson Rancheria | Wednesday, November 19
Jackson Rancheria is bringing back their popular Karaoke Series every Wednesday night from November 5 to December 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. for all events. Contestants must be registered and have their song selection turned in by 6:45 p.m. to be eligible to compete. The contests begin at 7 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend, but only 18 years or older to participate. No host bar and food available.
(m) Business Person of the Year | Friday, November 21
This year's honoree is Dick Cooper. Event will be held in Pokerville Hall, Amador County Fairgrounds at 5:30pm. BBQ Buffet, $40 per person, call Chamber office early for reservations, these events sell out quickly. 209-223-0350
(m) Festival of Carols | Saturday, November 22
The Interfaith Community Choir and Orchestra presents "A Festival of Carols", Saturday, Nov. 22nd @ 7pm and Sunday, Nov. 23rd @ 3pm. This is the 15th annual benefit concert for the Interfaith Food Bank of Amador County. Event will be held at Grace Fellowship Church (8040 Hwy 49, Jackson). This is a FREE concert. An offering will be taken to support the Interfaith Food Bank
(m) Kirkwood Opening Day | Saturday, November 22
Time: 9:00 a.m. Our favorite day of the year at Kirkwood! Get in line early to share the stoke of opening day and receive Kirkwood swag giveaways! Which chair we will run will be decided closer to opening day based on conditions.
Yolo Mambo @ Sutter Creek Theatre | Saturday, November 22
Yolo Mambo ~ World music rythyms, jazz vocals! 8:00 pm, Tickets: $16 adv / $18 day of show. Sutter Creek Theatre, 44 Main St., Sutter Creek, 916-425-0077
(m) Festival of Carols | Sunday, November 23
The Interfaith Community Choir and Orchestra presents "A Festival of Carols", Saturday, Nov. 22nd @ 7pm and Sunday, Nov. 23rd @ 3pm. This is the 15th annual benefit concert for the Interfaith Food Bank of Amador County. Event will be held at Grace Fellowship Church (8040 Hwy 49, Jackson). This is a FREE concert. An offering will be taken to support the Interfaith Food Bank
This one-evening class is a must for expectant mothers who have chosen or are considering breastfeeding. This class is included in the Great Beginnings Series. Classes are FREE if you are delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital. If not delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital classes are $10/family. Time 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Sutter Amador Hospital, 200 Mission Blvd. Jackson. Class Registration, please call (209) 223-7452
(m) Thanksgiving Dinner | Tuesday, November 25
Come join us to celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends! Thanksgiving dinner at the Upcountry Community Center, Pine Grove, from 4pm to 7pm. $3 donation appreciated but not required. Call if you would like more information or to be on our carpool list: 296-2785
(m) Karaoke Series @ Jackson Rancheria | Wednesday, November 26
Jackson Rancheria is bringing back their popular Karaoke Series every Wednesday night from November 5 to December 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. for all events. Contestants must be registered and have their song selection turned in by 6:45 p.m. to be eligible to compete. The contests begin at 7 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend, but only 18 years or older to participate. No host bar and food available.
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) Plaid Friday | Friday, November 28
(m) Christmas Delights | Friday, November 28
(m) A Chrildren's Christmas @ The HUB | Friday, November 28
Kids meet Santa, create gifts, play games, have fun! Free to play. Santa's Craft Shop $19/child - have your fee refunded when you spend $100 in Jackson!
(m) A Christmas Story @ Volcano Theatre | Saturday, November 29
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) Christmas Delights | Saturday, November 29
(m) A Chrildren's Christmas @ The HUB | Saturday, November 29
Kids meet Santa, create gifts, play games, have fun! Free to play. Santa's Craft Shop $19/child - have your fee refunded when you spend $100 in Jackson!
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
December 2014
(m) Bingo @ Italian Picnic Grounds | Monday, December 1
ACRA Bingo at the Italian Picnic Grounds. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Mondays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Sponsored Jackpots up to $100. Black out is $150. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
(m) Bingo @ American Legion Hall | Tuesday, December 2
ACRA Bingo at the American Legion Hall. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Tuesdays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Black out is up to $200. Pull tabs & raffle prizes. Complimentary desserts & coffee. Beer, wine, soda and water available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own dinner. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
These one-evening, interactive classes are designed to address the unique needs of first-time fathers and mothers. Classes are FREE if you are delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital. If not delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital classes are $10/family. Time 6:00pm to 8:30pm, Sutter Amador Hospital, 200 Mission Blvd., Jackson. Class Registration: please call (209) 223-7452
(m) Karaoke Series @ Jackson Rancheria | Wednesday, December 3
Jackson Rancheria is bringing back their popular Karaoke Series every Wednesday night from November 5 to December 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. for all events. Contestants must be registered and have their song selection turned in by 6:45 p.m. to be eligible to compete. The contests begin at 7 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend, but only 18 years or older to participate. No host bar and food available.
(m) Stroke Support Group | Thursday, December 4
The Gold Country Stroke Support Group meets the first Thursday of every month from 4 to 5 p.m., at the hospital. Time 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM. Sutter Amador Hospital, TBD, 200 Mission Blvd., Jackson. Class Registration, for more information, call (209) 217-8028.
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) A Christmas Story @ Volcano Theatre | Saturday, December 6
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) Tree of Lights | Saturday, December 6
Festivities begin at 5pm and include music, lighting of the tree and refreshments. For each $10 donation a light will be placed on the tree in memory of your loved one, and their name will be listed on a plaque at the site. Two locations and dates: Sat., Dec. 6th @ our Calaveras Thrift Store (570 N. Main St., Angels Camp)or Sun., Dec. 7th @ our Amador Thrift Store (10776 Argonaut Ln., Jackson)
(m) Pictures with Santa | Saturday, December 6
The Amador Shopping Plaza (Savemart) FREE Pictures with Santa Event form 12pm to 4pm. Kids can bring their letters to Santa and enter to win a new bike!
(m) Visit with Santa at the farm! | Sunday, December 7
11am-3pm. Santa only visits once a year so don't miss him! Come ride the Candy Cane Tram (weather permitting), look for local wildlife in the pond, sip complimentary hot cider and enjoy a holiday cookie by the woodstove. And the best part? You'll find us here in the serenity of the foothills not in the madness of a city mall! Amador Flower Farm, 22001 Shenandoah School Rd., Plymouth. 209-245-6660
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) Amador County Concert Band | Sunday, December 7
All seasonal ACCBand Concerts are free to the public. August 17th, Pine Grove Community Church, 3PM. October 12th, Pine Grove Community Church, 3PM. December 7th, Pine Grove Community Church, 3PM. Community Church of Pine Grove 14045 Ponderosa Way, Pine Grove. (209) 296-7753
(m) Tree of Lights | Sunday, December 7
Festivities begin at 5pm and include music, lighting of the tree and refreshments. For each $10 donation a light will be placed on the tree in memory of your loved one, and their name will be listed on a plaque at the site. Two locations and dates: Sat., Dec. 6th @ our Calaveras Thrift Store (570 N. Main St., Angels Camp)or Sun., Dec. 7th @ our Amador Thrift Store (10776 Argonaut Ln., Jackson)
(m) 2nd Annual Holiday Bazaar | Sunday, December 7
Come to the 2nd Annual Holiday Bazaar at the Italian Picnic Grounds from 10am to 4pm. This event features handmade gifts and treats, complimentary cocoa, cookies, and crafts for the kids! Visit with Santa & his reindeer! Christmas Carolers! Drawings to win a Christmas tree along with other exciting prizes! Canned food & toy drive! FREE admission! Sponsored by: Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort ~ TSPN ~ Amador Ledger Dispatch ~ KVGC 1340 AM
(m) Karaoke Series @ Jackson Rancheria | Wednesday, December 10
Jackson Rancheria is bringing back their popular Karaoke Series every Wednesday night from November 5 to December 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. for all events. Contestants must be registered and have their song selection turned in by 6:45 p.m. to be eligible to compete. The contests begin at 7 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend, but only 18 years or older to participate. No host bar and food available.
(m) Robert Cray @ Jackson Rancheria | Thursday, December 11
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
Dec. 13 and 14,Preston Castle, 900 (end of) Palm Drive, Ione. Travel back to olden times at the beautiful Preston Castle, from 10 am to 4 pm, and find lots of interesting arts, crafts, jewelry, baked goods, and other gift items while listening to Christmas Carols. Santa will be available for your wish lists and photos, starting at Noon both days. You may take a tour of the historic Preston Castle, 10 am to 2 pm both days. On Saturday night, you can view the Castle lit up in Holiday Lights, from 5 pm to 8 pm. And you can take a special historical tour of the Castle by flashlight, from 7 pm to 9 pm on Sat. Fair-Bazaar-Lights: Free. Castle Tour: $10. Historical Flashlight Tour: $20
(m) Preston Castle Tours | Saturday, December 13
You are invited for a tour of the castle from 10 am - 1 pm on the first, second, and third Saturdays, and select Thursdays, April 5 thru September 6. Check website for all dates. No reservations are required—don't forget your camera! Cost: Adults $10; Age 12 and under $5; Under 5 years Free
(m) A Christmas Story @ Volcano Theatre | Saturday, December 13
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
Dec. 13 and 14,Preston Castle, 900 (end of) Palm Drive, Ione. Travel back to olden times at the beautiful Preston Castle, from 10 am to 4 pm, and find lots of interesting arts, crafts, jewelry, baked goods, and other gift items while listening to Christmas Carols. Santa will be available for your wish lists and photos, starting at Noon both days. You may take a tour of the historic Preston Castle, 10 am to 2 pm both days. On Saturday night, you can view the Castle lit up in Holiday Lights, from 5 pm to 8 pm. And you can take a special historical tour of the Castle by flashlight, from 7 pm to 9 pm on Sat. Fair-Bazaar-Lights: Free. Castle Tour: $10. Historical Flashlight Tour: $20
(m) Preston Castle Tours | Sunday, December 14
You are invited for a tour of the castle from 10 am - 1 pm on the first, second, and third Saturdays, and select Thursdays, April 5 thru September 6. Check website for all dates. No reservations are required—don't forget your camera! Cost: Adults $10; Age 12 and under $5; Under 5 years Free
"A Christmas Story" is playing at the Volcano Cobblestone Theatre, in Volcano, from November 28th to December 14th. General Adult Tickets: $16.00 Senior 62 and Over Tickets : $14.00. Box Office: Hein & Co. Bookstore, 204 N. Main St #A, Jackson. Curtain Times: Friday & Saturday - 8:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm. (209) 296-2525
(m) Bingo @ Italian Picnic Grounds | Monday, December 15
ACRA Bingo at the Italian Picnic Grounds. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Mondays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Sponsored Jackpots up to $100. Black out is $150. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
(m) Bingo @ American Legion Hall | Tuesday, December 16
ACRA Bingo at the American Legion Hall. Start time: 6:30. Early Bird games start at 6:15. 1st and 3rd Tuesdays. Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top. Black out is up to $200. Pull tabs & raffle prizes. Complimentary desserts & coffee. Beer, wine, soda and water available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own dinner. Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
This one-evening class is highly recommended for first-time or experienced mothers who are planning to breastfeed. Find out more about the latest research and recommendations for success. This interactive class is taught by a certified lactation consultant. Classes are FREE if you are delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital. If not delivering at Sutter Amador Hospital classes are $10/family. Please call (209) 223-7452 to register. Time 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Sutter Amador Hospital, 200 Mission Blvd., Jackson
January 2015
(m) Aaron Lewis @ Jackson Rancheria | Thursday, January 15
Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort is happy to welcome country star Aaron Lewis back to the Grand Oak Ballroom stage at 7 p.m. Will call opens at 5 p.m., the doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m. Beer, wine, and food will be available. Tickets are on sale now starting at $25 for Dreamcatcher’s Club® members, available only at the Casino Cashier’s Cage, and starting at $30 for non-Dreamcatcher’s Club® members, available at the Casino Cashier’s Cage or online at JacksonCasino.com.
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM, Andis Wines Barrel Room, 11000 Shenandoah Rd., Plymouth. Contact: Jenae Plasse, 209-245-6177 or Email: jenae@andiswines.com. Join us in the barrel room for our Annual Crab Feed and White Wines Release Party. Be the first to taste brand new releases of Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon and Chenin Blanc. RSVP is required, seating limited. $50/person, $40/Club Andis member (login to receive discount online). Get tickets on website or call (209) 245-6177
March 2015
You are cordially invited to join Mother Lode Friends of Music for our 2015 spring symphony concert starting at 3 pm in the Church of the Nazarene, Sutter Creek. Henrik Jul Hansen will be the conductor. The soprano soloist is Alexis Magarò
Tom Rigney & Flambeau Concert | Sunday, March 22
Friends of Amador County Library present Tom Rigney & Flambeau in concert at 3pm at The Call (Calvary Chapel), Pine Grove. They'll raise the roof at The Call Church with "fiery Cajun and zydeco, low-down blues, funky New Orleans grooves and beautiful ballads and waltzes"! For more info: 209-296-0940 or visit website.
April 2015
Amador County Chamber Trade Show - Save the Date! More info to come
May 2015
(m) Jazzin' It Up Jackson | Saturday, May 2
SAVE THE DATES - MORE INFO TO COME!
(m) Jazzin' It Up Jackson | Sunday, May 3
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June 2015
(m) Ohana Luau | Saturday, June 27
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Andis Wines, 11000 Shenandoah Rd, Plymouth. Contact: Jenae: 209-245-6177 or Email: jenae@andiswines.com. Don't miss our most popular event of the year! Experience a traditional Hawaiian Luau with kalua pig, beautiful hula dancers, and of course delicious wines. Dinner includes chicken longrice, lomilomi salmon, kalua pig, lu'au beef stew, sweet potato, pineapple and more. Following dinner, our hula dancing team will put on an incredible show and even give lessons! It's a Hawaiian party that'll make you forget you're still in California! RSVP required, seating limited. Tickets available soon.
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