Sonora Lions to hold Omelet Breakfast

The Sonora Lions Club will hold an Omelet Breakfast June 23 at the Tuolumne County Senior Center.

The breakfast will be served from 8 to 11 a.m. and will include a choice of toppings, fresh fruit, coffee, tea and orange juice.

Tickets cost is $10 per adult, $5 per child age 6 to 12, and free for children 5 and younger.

Tickets can be purchased from Frank Meckler by calling (209) 206-0136, from any Sonora Lions Club member or at the door. Proceeds will be used for community projects and scholarships.

The center is at 540 Greenley Road in Sonora.

Barbecue will benefit Cedar Ridge Fire Department

A tri tip barbecue set for June 30 will benefit the Cedar Ridge Volunteer Fire Department.

The event will be held from 2 to 7 p.m., and dinner will be served beginning at 4 p.m. at the lower lake in Cedar Ridge, off of Hillsdale Drive.

Cost for the meal is $10 for adults and $6 for kids 10 and younger, who will receive a hot dog meal. The event will include prize drawings and swimming.

For tickets or more information, call Peggy Guenza at (209) 586-7088.

Sierra Nevada Arts and Crafts Fest set July 7 and 8

The 46th annual Sierra Nevada Arts and Crafts Festival will be held July 7 and 8 on the grounds at Bristol’s Ranch House Cafe on Highway 4 in Arnold.

The festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days and will feature more than 50 art and craft vendors.

Gourmet food samples will be offered along with face painting for children, live music by The Magnolia Rhythm Trio.

The annual Ebbetts Pass Independence Day Parade will begin at 10 a.m. on July 7, and the Ebbetts Pass Lions Club will serve an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. both days. Additionally, the Ebbetts Pass Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual tri tip barbecue from 6 to 9 p.m. July 7.

For more information, email afterthegoldrush@sbcglobal.net .

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