Daffodil Hill
October 2014
**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 24
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) Rocky Horror Picture Show | Friday, October 24
Come enjoy this cult classic at The HUB in downtown Jackson. Come in Costume and Create the Experience known as the "Rocky Horror Picture Show". Bring rice, newspaper, squirt guns, flashlight, rubber gloves, noisemakers, confetti, T.P., toast, party hat, bell, and a deck of cards. Scripts are available. The movie starts at 7pm and is $5 per person. 209-223-6349
(m) Treasure Island, the Radio Show | Friday, October 24
Main Street Theatre Works presents its Fall Fundraiser, a limited-engagement production of Treasure Island, the Radio Show. There will be two evening performances, Friday and Saturday nights, October 24th and 25th, doors opening at 7:15pm for dessert, show at 8pm. There will also be a matinee performance on Sunday, October 26th, with doors opening at 1:15 for dessert, show at 2:00pm.Tickets are $25 each and include dessert, your choice of coffee or tea, and the show. There will also be a no-host bar with beer and wine on Friday and Saturday nights.
**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 | Saturday, October 25
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
Amador Farmers Market @ Sutter Creek | Saturday, October 25
Saturdays, June - October (month of October depends on weather and availability of crops). 9 am - 12 noon. Eureka Street Parking Lot. Enjoy historic Sutter Creek before or after shopping the market. 209-418-7591
"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
Calaveras Live! | Saturday, October 25
6:30pm - 9:00pm. One night only! A live variety show that will surprise you! Featuring Las Vegas headliner: Todd Paul. Highlighting exceptional local talent Wine Reception, Fine Art Auction, Memorial Tribute Video & Raffle.$45 Presale, $50 @ Door. Black Bart Playhouse, Murphys. **Proceeds benefit Hospice of Amador & Calaveras. ***To include your loved ones in very special Memorial Tribute Video, simply send us their name, a picture or two and a $10 donation
(m) 2nd Annual Purple Soldier 5k | Saturday, October 25
Wines on Main | Saturday, October 25
The Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce our 3rd Annual “Wines on Main” Event, sponsored by Mark Twain Medical Center. The event will take place on Main Street in San Andreas from 3:00pm–6:00pm. Join us for an afternoon of wine, food & fun. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased through the Chamber office located at 39 North Main Street, San Andreas or at the door on the day of the event. For more information please contact Staci Johnston at 754-5400.
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) Treasure Island, the Radio Show | Saturday, October 25
Main Street Theatre Works presents its Fall Fundraiser, a limited-engagement production of Treasure Island, the Radio Show. There will be two evening performances, Friday and Saturday nights, October 24th and 25th, doors opening at 7:15pm for dessert, show at 8pm. There will also be a matinee performance on Sunday, October 26th, with doors opening at 1:15 for dessert, show at 2:00pm.Tickets are $25 each and include dessert, your choice of coffee or tea, and the show. There will also be a no-host bar with beer and wine on Friday and Saturday nights.
(m) Dad & Me | Saturday, October 25
Calling all dads, uncles, grandpas, etc... a morning of fun activities for children 0-5 years old! Join us at the Amador Flower Farm for Harvest Time Fun! Spend a beautiful morning outside, enjoying the pumpkin patch...filled with pumpkins of all varieties! Wander through the corn maze, visit farm animals, and experience a free tractor ride around the grounds! Enjoy craft time, story time, and a healthy snack! FREE book!Time: 10am to 12pm. This event is FREE! Space is limited. To reserve a spot, please call 257-1092
Wine Country Cat Club's "The Big Crush" | Saturday, October 25
Wine Country Cat Club Presents - "The Big Crush" Cat Show. October 25-26, 2014 Evalynn Bishop Hall, Howard Park, 600 S. Church Street/Hwy 124, Ione. Saturday ~ 9am to 4pm. Sunday ~ 10am to 2pm. $5 Adults, $3 kids & seniors, $15 families
(m) Pumpkin Patch @ Flower Farm | Sunday, October 26
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
Amador Farmers Market @ Jackson | Sunday, October 26
Amador Farmers Market in Jackson, June - October (month of October depends on weather and availability of crops). Sundays, 9 am - 12:30 pm. Busi Municipal Parking Lot (Mel's Diner) Hwy 49. Eat at Mel's, then shop the market. 209-418-7591
"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) Speakeasy Jazz Orchestra | Sunday, October 26
2pm at the Amador Senior Center, New York Ranch Rd, Jackson. There is a $5 admission charge at the door. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Amador Senior Center. . The Senior Center has great parking and access! See you for a fun afternoon and set your calendars back to the 1920's! Classic cars and authentic attire are welcome! Visit Speakeazy Jazz Orchestra's updated website at www.speakeazyjazz.com or call 295-4305 for more information.
(m) Treasure Island, the Radio Show | Sunday, October 26
Main Street Theatre Works presents its Fall Fundraiser, a limited-engagement production of Treasure Island, the Radio Show. There will be two evening performances, Friday and Saturday nights, October 24th and 25th, doors opening at 7:15pm for dessert, show at 8pm. There will also be a matinee performance on Sunday, October 26th, with doors opening at 1:15 for dessert, show at 2:00pm.Tickets are $25 each and include dessert, your choice of coffee or tea, and the show. There will also be a no-host bar with beer and wine on Friday and Saturday nights.
Wine Country Cat Club Presents - "The Big Crush" Cat Show. October 25-26, 2014 Evalynn Bishop Hall, Howard Park, 600 S. Church Street/Hwy 124, Ione. Saturday ~ 9am to 4pm. Sunday ~ 10am to 2pm. $5 Adults, $3 kids & seniors, $15 families
(m) Pumpkin Patch @ Flower Farm | Monday, October 27
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) Pumpkin Patch @ Flower Farm | Tuesday, October 28
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) RIBBON CUTTING | Tuesday, October 28
Come join us in welcoming a new member of our business community, Seekers Insurance Center with a ribbon cutting at 11am. They provide outstanding insurance for each individual need with products designed to save people money and are conveniently located at 500 South Ave., Suite 1A, across from the Jackson Creek Plaza, off Highway 49 in Jackson.
(m) Teen Driver Night | Tuesday, October 28
Amador Teen Driver Council is sponsoring a "Teen Driver Night" for parents & teens, for both current and future drivers. Argonaut High Cafeteria: Oct. 28th, 7pm to 8:30pm. Amador High Cafeteria: Oct. 29th, 6:30pm to 8pm. **Extra credit provided in many classes for attendance. More info: Anne Lintz: 223-2000
(m) Pumpkin Patch @ Flower Farm | Wednesday, October 29
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
Amador Farmers Market @ Pine Grove | Wednesday, October 29
Wednesdays, 3 pm - 6 pm, Pine Grove Community Park. June - October (month of October depends on weather and availability of crops). Bring the whole family - kids welcome at the park. Picnic area to enjoy the fresh produce. 209-418-7591
(m) Teen Driver Night | Wednesday, October 29
Amador Teen Driver Council is sponsoring a "Teen Driver Night" for parents & teens, for both current and future drivers. Argonaut High Cafeteria: Oct. 28th, 7pm to 8:30pm. Amador High Cafeteria: Oct. 29th, 6:30pm to 8pm. **Extra credit provided in many classes for attendance. More info: Anne Lintz: 223-2000
(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.
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
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
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) 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
"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.
Chowda Chomp ~ Save the date! | Sunday, November 9
SAVE THE DATE! 11am to 3pm. Volcano Union Inn. Benefits the Volcano Scholarship Fund***More info to come
(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.
(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) 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
(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) Business Person of the Year | Friday, November 21
Come and join the Amador County Chamber of Commerce's annual Business Person of the Year event. This year we are honoring, Dick Cooper. Event will be held at the Amador County Fairgrounds. More information to come!
(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.
(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
"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) 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) 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.
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
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(m) Jazzin' It Up Jackson | Sunday, May 3
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