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Colfax Area Community Calendar

Things to do, places to go in the area
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Thursday, March 15 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 Zumba Fitness Class from 6 to 7 p.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. zumbainthehills.com Center Stage Dance Studio offers classes in ballet, jazz, and modern jazz for ages 5 through adult on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. For times and fees, visit the Colfax Studio at the Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. or call 271-1200. Karaoke offered from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Red Frog, on Highway 174. No cover. 346-1010 Friday, March 16 Storytime from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Colfax Library, 2 W. Church St. 346-8211. Seniors First serves lunch Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church, 59 W. Church St. Donation $5. 889-9500, ext. 2010 Badminton from 9 to 11 a.m. at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. 346-8750. Saturday, March 17 A flea market will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 17 at the Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. Home-style food available. New vendors welcomed; contact Tim at 346-8726. Zumba Fitness Class at 9 a.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. 559-5963 Sierra Vista Community Center Saturday Class Series on March 24 and continuing March 31, and April 14 and 21. 346-8726. Free Lucky Day loose leash training, 10 a.m. to noon March 17 at Bark Avenue Boutique & Dog Training, 201 South Railroad St. 305-2504 Rhythms & Moves, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Studio Z Dance & Fitness at Sierra Vista Community Center, Class 3, 55 School St., $10 fee; registration required at 559-5963. 12th annual St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner, hosted by Colfax Ladies Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 2003, will be held March 17 at the Colfax Veterans Memorial Hall at Grass Valley St. and Sunset. The family event begins with a no-host happy hour at 6 p.m.; dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Seating is limited to 120; take-out dinners available. Dinner tickets purchased or reserved by March 15 are $12 for adults, $5 for children under 12, free for children under 5. Tickets purchased after March 15 or at the door are $1 more. Proceeds from the raffle benefit local youth, educational and scholarship programs. Dinner or raffle tickets can be purchased from any Auxiliary member or call Terri at 745-3510 or Betty at 637-4242.?? Tom Wernigg takes the stage to play his original music, 4 to 6 p.m. at Colfax Greek Bistro, 30 N. Main St. 305-4050 Double Overtime Duo, from Nevada City, performs acoustic music from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Mix & Mingle Greek Café, 30 N. Main St. 305-4050 Farmers Market open from 8 a.m. to noon at the Old Town parking lot, Auburn Folsom Road in Auburn. Rain or shine. 823-6183 Sunday, March 18 Bluegrass music for dancing. 4 to 6 p.m. at Colfax Greek Bistro, 30 N. Main St. 305-4050 Monday, March 19 Seniors First serves lunch Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church of Colfax, 59 W. Church St. Donation of $5. 889-9500, ext. 2010 Lyrical Locos practice from 10:30 a.m. to noon at United Methodist Church, 59 W. Church St. Tuesday, March 20 Storytime from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Meadow Vista Library, 16981 Placer Hills Road. 878-2647 Salvation Army open Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 320 S. Canyon Way. 346-2722 Current Events group, discussions from the economy to education, 9 a.m. in the back room at T.J. Roadhouse. (916) 660-0718 Tuesday Social. Work on whatever project you wish, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Whistle Stop Quilt and Sew, 54 N. Main Street. $5 class fee. 346-8482 Monthly Colfax Reiki Circle meets from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. March 20 at Colfax Healing Arts, 233 S. Auburn St., Ste. 255. Open to Reiki practitioners and those interested in the practice. $10 donation requested. 346-7862 Wednesday, March 21 Zumba Gold for seniors scheduled at 8:30 a.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. Seniors First serves lunch Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church, 59 W. Church St. Donation $5. 889-9500, ext. 2010 Salvation Army open Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 320 S. Canyon Way. 346-2722 A Support Group for community members and caregivers meets Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. Attendees will have an opportunity to learn about stress reduction techniques and self-care as well as share their experiences as a way to support and be supported by others. Facilitators are Laurie Sanders LMFT and DeBora Miller MFT Intern. Thursday, March 22 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 Thursday, March 22 Placer Sierra Railroad Heritage Society meets at 7 p.m. March 22, and the fourth Thursday of the month, at the DeWitt Center, 11576 D Street in Auburn. Guests welcomed; membership open. 346-9179 Zumba Fitness Class. See Thursday Karaoke. See Thursday Friday, March 23 Storytime from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Colfax Library, 2 W. Church St. 346-8211 Seniors First serves lunch at 11:30 a.m. at United Methodist Church, 59 W. Church St. Donation $5. 889-9500, ext. 2010 Badminton from 9 to 11 a.m. at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. 346-8750. Karaoke at the Red Frog. See Thursday Saturday, March 24 Zumba Fitness Class at 9 a.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. 559-5963 Farmers Market open from 8 a.m. to noon at the Old Town parking lot, Auburn Folsom Road in Auburn. Rain or shine. 823-6183 Saturday, March 31 Sierra Vista Community Center Saturday Class Series continues March 31 and April 14 and 21. 346-8726. Saturday, May 19 3rd annual Wine Tasting, presented by Gold Country Lioness Club, at 5 p.m. at the Applegate Civic Center 18014 Applegate Road, Applegate. Featuring wine broker and connoisseur Dave Luce. Tickets are $15; call 848-5159.