For complete arts and entertainment listings, see the Weekender, published Thursday in The Union Democrat.



Family Skating Event, 5 to 8 p.m., High Country Sports Arena, 14934 Camage Road, Standard, 533-5663.


Mokelumne River Cleanup, four locations along river,, 209-295-4900,

Mother Lode Long-Term Care Ombudsman and Legal Advocacy for Seniors Program's fourth annual Garage Sale, Mother Lode Fairgrounds, Sonora, 532-7632.

Omelet Breakfast to benefit Tuolumne Adult Day Health Care, 8 to 11 a.m., Tuolumne County Senior Center, 540 Greenley Road, Sonora, $8, 533-7180.

New Melones Dam Overlook and Peoria Basin hike, 9 to 11 a.m., meet 9 a.m. at Peoria Wildlife Equestrian Staging Area, Peoria Flat Road, or 8 a.m. at New Melones Visitor Center, 536-9543.

Car Show, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunshine Station, 20129 Highway 108, East Sonora, 588-2984, 770-4297.

Halloween Parade and Costume Contest, 11 a.m., under the clock, The Junction shopping center.

Coulterville Community United Methodist Church Roast Beef Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m., church, Highway 49 across from Coulterville Park, 852-2039.

"Drive Through Children's Halloween House," 4 to 9 p.m., corner of Longeway Road and Crystal Falls Drive, Crystal Falls, $5 per car, $1 discount with donation for the Active Food Bank, 532-5819, 532-6607. Trick or Treat Street, 4 to 5:30 p.m., downtown Sonora.


Jamestown PTO's annual Harvest Festival, 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Jamestown School, 984-5217, ext. 152.

Tuolumne Band of Cherokee Indians, 2 to 4 p.m.,Tuolumne County Library, Greenley Road, Sonora, 605-5743.


Groveland Community Services District Board meeting, 9 a.m., GCSD administrative office, 18966 Ferretii Road, Groveland.

Mother Goose story time, 10:30 a.m., babies up to 2 years, Tuolumne County Library, 480 Greenley Road, Sonora, 533-5507.

Tuolumne County Republican Women Federated, 11 a.m., Peppery Gar and Brill, 13494 Mono Way, Sonora, 532-9217,

"A Taste for Mentoring: Soup Sampling," 5 to 7 p.m., St. Patrick's Parish Hall, Jackson Street, Sonora, 533-1397, ext. 229.

Christian Motorcycle Association, 6 p.m. dinner; 7 p.m. meeting, Pine Tree Restaurant, 19601 Hess Ave., East Sonora.

Southern Tuolumne County Historical Society Board of Directors, 7 p.m., basement meeting room, Groveland Library and Museum, 18990 Main St., Groveland.



Calaveras County Senior Center Car Show and Chili Cookoff fundraiser, 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Calaveras Senior Center, 956 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, 754-3967.

Calaveras County Master Gardeners Open Garden Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Demonstration Garden, Government Center, 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas.

Halloween Harvest for Kids, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ironstone Vineyards tasting room, Murphys, 728-1251.


Independence Hall Quilters Guild of Arnold, 9 a.m., Independence Hall, Blagen Road, White Pines, 795-0619, 795-1833.

The Union Democrat Calendar attempts to list all non-commercial events of public interest in the Tuolumne and Calaveras county areas. Contributions are welcome. Call The Union Democrat,588-4547, visit the office, 84 S. Washington St., Sonora, or e-mail us at: