Sierra Repertory Theatre will present "Pump Boys and Dinettes" Friday through July 27 in East Sonora. For reservations, call 532-3120 or visit www.sierrarep.org. A preview at 7 p.m. today will benefit Omega Nu. Preview tickets are $25, including appetizers and wine at 6 p.m. and dessert at intermission.For more information, call 770-2355.
Murphys Creek Theater will present the William Shakespeare comedy "Twelfth Night" Friday through July 19 at Brice Station Vineyards at 3353 E. Highway 4, four miles east of Murphys near Forest Meadows. Performances will be given on alternating Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. For more information, call 728-8422 or visit www.murphyscreektheatre.org.
Sierra Repertory Theatre Jr. will present "Miner Laughs," an evening of improvisational comedy and audience participation, at 6 p.m. Sunday at the East Sonora theater at 13891 Mono Way. Tickets are $5 for adults and $2 for students, available at the door. For more information, call 532-3120 or visit www.sierrarep.org.
Reggae in the Hills will take place Friday through Sunday at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds in Angels Camp. Performers will include Tribal Seeds, Luciano, Junior Reid and the One Blood Family, Natural Vibrations, Junior Toots, Mike Love, Mystic Roots, A La Lune, Kila Kali and more. For ticket information, visit www.reggaeinthehills.com.
The Murphys Community Club will present Bill Welles in concert at 5:30 p.m. Friday in Murphys Park. Admission is free. Picnics are welcome, with food and beverages available for purchase. For more information, call 728-8183.
The West Point Community Garden and the Blue Mountain Coalition for Youth and Families Community Center will host the third annual Blue Mountain Radiofest from 2 to 10 p.m. Saturday on two stages in downtown West Point. The free concert will feature music by Clan Dyken, Thick Soup, Dyemusica, Felicity Oceansong and Morton Sec. Organic buffalo burgers, gourmet vegetarian food and a beer and wine bar will be available.Proceeds will benefit the nonprofit community radio station KQBM. For more information, call 559-0802 or 293-7177 or visit www.kqbm.org.
Hot Buttered Rum will perform Saturday at Mountain Sage Nursery at 18653 Main St. in Groveland. Doors will open at 4 p.m., with the Brothers Strong and Co. opening at 5 p.m. Adult tickets are $17 in advance or $20 at the door. Children's tickets are $6. For more information, visit www.mountainsagemusic.org.
The Twain Harte Area Chamber of Commerce will open its 2014 Concerts in the Pines series with a performance by Jim Anderson and the Rebels from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Eproson Park in Twain Harte. Admission is free. The concerts will continue each Saturday through Aug. 30. For more information, call 586-4482.
Twisted Oak Winery will present the Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band in concert at 7:45 p.m. Saturday at 4280 Red Hill Road off Highway 4 in Vallecito. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Adult tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Children are $10. Guests should bring their own blankets and low-back chairs. For more information, call 736-9080 or visit www.twistedoak.com.
The Groveland Hotel at 18767 Main St. in Groveland will present James Garner in a Johnny Cash tribute show at 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $22. The dining room will open for optional dinners at 5:30 p.m. For reservations or more information, call 962-4000 or visit www.groveland.com.
Concerts in the Park, sponsored by the Tuolumne Park and Recreation District, will feature Uplands Drive from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, in Tuolumne Memorial Park. Admission is free. The concerts will continue each Wednesday through Sept. 24. For more information, call 928-1214.
The Calaveras County Arts Council will continue its 23rd annual Music in the Parks series with a performance by the Delta Wires from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at Utica Park in Angels Camp. The free concerts will continue each Wednesday through Aug. 13 at parks throughout Calaveras County. For more information, call 754-1774 or visit www.calaverasarts.org.
The Sonora Community Drum Circle meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. each Tuesday at Courthouse Square in downtown Sonora. All ages are welcome and no experience is necessary. Admission is free, with donations accepted. For more information, call 984-3774.
A Drum Circle takes place from 4:30 to 6 p.m. each Sunday at the World Mercantile at 1267 S. Main St. in Angels Camp. All ages are welcome and no experience is necessary. Admission is free, with donations accepted. For more information, call 559-9936.
TheMother Lode Art Associationwill hold a potluck meeting at 11 a.m. Monday, June 16, at Hurst Ranch in Jamestown. The public is welcome. For more information, call 536-0247.
The Calaveras County Arts Council will present "My Favorite Spring" through June 21 at 22 Main St. in San Andreas. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more information, call 754-1774 or visit www.calaverasarts.org.
Carey McGrew and Vicki Fuentes are the Mother Lode Art Association's featured artists for June. Their works can be seen in the front windows of Servente's at 64 S. Washington St. in Sonora.
Arts of Bear Valley will display oils, watercolors and encaustics by Charlotte Mulcaster through June in the Window Gallery at the Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold.
The Calaveras Winegrape Alliance will present Wines of the World at 5:30 p.m. today at the Murphys Hotel in Murphys. The program will feature a wine and cheese pairing class with Judy Creighton. Tickets are $20 for CWA members and $25 for non-members. For more information, call 728-9467 or visit www.calaveraswines.org.
The Tuolumne County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. today at the Tuolumne County Library on Greenley Road in Sonora. Mark Francis will be the guest speaker, chronicling his evolution from a high school history student to a published author "in only 60 years." Admission is free.
The Angels Camp Farmers Market will continue from 5 p.m. to dusk each Friday through Sept. 26 at Utica Park in Angels Camp. Fresh produce, prepared food, crafts, beer and wine are featured. Live music this week will be provided by Cabby. Admission is free. For more information, call 559-5195 or 559-4781.
Sonora Ballroom Dancing meets from 7 to 10 p.m. every Friday at the Aronos Research Women's Club at 37 E. Elkin Street in Sonora. Admission is $7. Donations help support the Amador-Tuolumne County Action Agency. For more information, call 532-6901.
The Twain Harte Chamber of Commerce and Twain Harte Rotary Club will present Movies in the Pines from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. Friday at Eproson Park in Twain Harte. Admission is free. This week's film will be "Frozen." The screenings will continue each Friday through Aug. 15. For more information, call 586-4482.
Boy Scout Troop 570 of Sonora will host a Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at Columbia Airport's campground pavilion in conjunction with the Father's Day Fly-In. Pancakes, ham, eggs and beverages will be served. Tickets are $7, available at the door. A free shuttle will run between the campground and airport. Proceeds will help fund troop outings and summer camp. For more information, call 533-9522.
The annual Pinecrest Fish Fair will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Pinecrest Lake. Activities are free for children under 16. They should bring their own fishing gear, sunscreen and parents. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., with fishing and casting contests from 8 to 11:30 a.m., displays and activities from 9 to 11:30 a.m., free hot dog lunch and entertainment by Bill Roberson from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and awards from 12:30 to 1 p.m. For more information, call 965-3434.
The Sonora Certified Farmers Market will continue from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the corner of Stewart and Theall streets in downtown Sonora. Fresh and organic fruits and vegetables are available along with plants and flowers, honey, pastries, olive oil, cheese, jams, handmade items and more. Live music also is featured. Admission is free. The markets will be held each Saturday through Oct. 18. For more information, call 532-7725.
A Peddler's Fair will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Crystal Falls Clubhouse at 21725 Crystal Falls Drive in Crystal Falls. Admission is free for shoppers. For more information, call 533-4877.
The Groveland Farmers Market will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through September at Mountain Sage Nursery at 18653 Main St. in Groveland. Locally grown produce, fresh bread, arts and crafts, home-made preserves, nuts, fresh eggs, dried fruit, fresh flowers, organic teas and coffees and live entertainment are featured. Admission is free.
The Kiwanis Club will host an Open Air Market from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the Mono Village Center in East Sonora. For more information, call Al Smith at 532-0140.
The Twain Harte Business Association will sponsor a Community Yard Sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdaythroughout downtown Twain Harte. Admission is free to shoppers. For more information, call 586-1976.
The Sonora High School Cheer Team will host a Flapjack Breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Applebee's restaurant at 851 Sanguinetti Road in Sonora. Tickets are $10, available in advance by email at email@example.com or at the door. Proceeds and donations will benefit the Cheer Team.
The 48th annual Father's Day Fly-In will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Columbia Airport in Columbia. Admission is $5. Ground and air displays, vendors, plane rides and Saturday dinner will be featured. For more information, call 533-5685 or 536-0449.
The Copper Cove at Lake Tulloch Owners' Association will host a Community Flea Market and Sportsmen's Swap Meet from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Black Creek Park at 920 Black Creek Drive in Copperopolis. Ski equipment, boating items, fishing and camping gear and more will be offered along with household goods, books, toys, tools and more. Breakfast burritos also will be available. All proceeds will go toward the annual Copperopolis Easter Egg Hunt. For more information, call Dianna Lopez at 770-6888.
The Arnold Farmers Market will continue from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Saturday through September in the Cedar Center. For more information, call 795-7898.
Farms of Tuolumne County will present its seventh annual Farm and Ranch Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Groveland area. Locations will include Gisler's Lazy G Bar Ranch, Deer Creek Cherry Farm, Mountain Sage Nursery, Red Tail Ranch and Big Creek Meadow Ranch. Tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at the door. People under 18 are free. For more information, call 928-3775 or visit www.tcfarms.org.
The La Grange Improvement Association and Estanislao Chapter of E Clampus Vitus will host a La Grange Gateway Sign and Historical Monument Dedication Ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of Highway 132-Yosemite Boulevard and La Grange Road-J59, just west of La Grange. The public is welcome. For more information, call 853-2908 or 853-2128.
Oak Shadows Mobile Home Park will host its second annual Arts and Crafts Festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 1330 Calaveritas Road in San Andreas. Watercolors, quilts, encaustics, collages, jewelry and more will be available. Light refreshments will be served and prize drawings will be held. Available homes also will be open for viewing from noon to 3 p.m. For more information, call 559-5606.
Onstage Dance Studio will hold its 12th annual dance recital, "On Top of the World," on Saturday in the Summerville High School auditorium. The junior show will begin at 2 p.m., followed by the senior show begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door. A fundraising barbecue with bounce house, face painting, snow cones and prize drawings also will be held at 3:30 p.m. Barbecue tickets are $7 for a hamburger meal or $5 for a hot dog meal, available by calling 588-8828.
Friends of Columbia State Historic Park will present the first Ghost Tour of the summer at 3 p.m. Saturday. Author and historian Carol Biederman will lead the tour of the town's haunted sites. Tickets are $10. Reservations may be made at the Columbia Museum or by calling 532-3184. The tours are limited to 25 guests.
The Sonora Emblem Club and Sonora Elks Lodge will hold their annual Flag Day Ceremony at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Elks Lodge at 100 Elk Drive in Sonora. A hot dog dinner will be served following the ceremony by donation.
Sierra HOPE will present its fifth annual Red Dress Party at 6 p.m. Saturday at Val du Vino Winery at 634 French Gulch Road in Murphys. Food, no-host bar, dancing, silent auction, prize drawings and live music by Rock of Ages will be featured. Minimum age to attend is 21. Tickets are $45 in advance or $50 at the door. All participants are encouraged to wear a red dress as a symbol of AIDS awareness and solidarity with people living with HIV and AIDS. For tickets or more information, call 736-6792 or visit www.sierrahope.org.
Chispa Parlor 139 of the Native Sons of the Golden West will serve a Pancake Breakfast from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the Native Sons Hall at 389 Main St. in Murphys. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, orange juice, coffee and hot chocolate will be served for $7 for adults and $3 for children 10 and younger. For more information, call 728-8902.
The Sonora Emblem Club will serve its annual Father's Day Breakfast from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the Sonora Elks Lodge at 100 Elk Drive in Sonora. A ham, egg and cheese strata will be served with potatoes, fruit, juice and coffee. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for children 5 to 11, ages 4 and under free. Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 536-0978.
Just Dance will meet from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the First Presbyterian Church of the 49ers in Columbia. Ballroom, swing, Latin and country-western dancing will be featured, with live music by Les Olson. Each dance includes ballroom and swing dance lessons plus line dance instruction during intermission. All ages are welcome and no partner is necessary. A $5 donation is requested to benefit the church's Historic Sanctuary Restoration and Maintenance Fund. For more information, call 532-1859.
Western and Latin Line Dance Lessons are given at no charge from 2 to 3 p.m. every Wednesday at the Tuolumne County Senior Center at 540 Greenley Road in Sonora. All ages are welcome. For more information, call Arno Lascari at 588-8071.
The Tuolumne Village Market will take place from 4 p.m. to dusk each Wednesday through Sept. 24 at Tuolumne Memorial Park. Fresh produce is available along with prepared food, handmade items, live music and more. Admission is free. For more information, call 928-4351.
The 18th annual Cruise Night will start at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at The Junction shopping center. Classic cars, vintage music and prize drawings will be featured. Admission is free. The gatherings will continue on the first and third Wednesday of each month through October. For more information, call 533-3548.