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Colfax Community Calendar

Things to do, places to go in the area
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Thursday, Feb. 23 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, Feb. 24 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, Feb. 25 Zumba Fitness Class at 9 a.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. 559-5963 Sierra Vista Saturday Class Series, from 10 a.m. to noon, continues Feb. 25, March 17 and 31, and April 14 and 21. Feb. 25 includes a forum on Bear River hiking trails, as well as lunch and an afternoon hiking trip to explore trials and trail opportunities. Public input and participation needed to put a plan in place. 346-8726 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. Group class on leadership dog training, offered by Ken Westeren of Bark Avenue Westeren, from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturdays in Room C-4 at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. Open to everyone and to all breeds, ages and abilities of dogs. Fee is $25 per class; call 305-2504 to register. Speak Easy Café, a Sierra Vista Community Center fundraiser for concrete flooring for the outdoor pavilion, from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25. Dance to music by “Runnin 4 Cover” and enjoy hors d’oeuvres from Colfax restaurants. A no-host bar and raffle prizes available. Tickets are $15, if purchased by Feb. 20, or $20 at the door. Tickets at Mane Tamer, Luna's Cafe, Whistle Stop Quilt Shop, Creative Corner. Colfax Chamber Depot Visitor Center and SVCC. Those who dress in 1920s to ‘30s costume get a free drink ticket. Businesses may donate an appetizer for 40-60 people in exchange for promoting their restaurant during the event. Also, anyone interested in volunteering to help sell tickets get one free admission ticket for every 20 sold. Contact Connie Heilaman at 346-8250 or Sarah Murphy at 346-2558. A Crab Feed Fundraiser for California Highway Patrol officer Todd Kettwig, who is battling pancreatic cancer, takes place Saturday, Feb. 25, in the Sierra Building at the Gold Country Fair Grounds in Auburn. Doors open at 6 p.m.; the crab feed dinner will be served at 7 p.m. Tickets are $40 per person; contact Amber Jewell at 389-2205 or John Arrabit at 906-1112. Tom Wernigg performs at 4 p.m. at the Mix & Mingle Greek Café, 30 N. Main St. 305-4050 The Sundews, Jill and Joe from Cool, play their soulful music from 7 to 9 p.m. at Colfax Greek Bistro, 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, Feb. 26 The Auburn All Girl Bluegrass band performs vocals and harmony and play fiddle and guitar for dancing pleasure. 4 to 6 p.m. at Colfax Greek Bistro, 30 N. Main St. 305-4050 Monday, Feb. 27 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, Feb. 28 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 Wednesday, Feb. 29 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 The Colfax Area Scientific Society will meet Wednesday, Feb. 29, at the new starting time of 5 p.m. in the meeting room at TJ’s Roadhouse, 529 S. Auburn St. The meeting is open to anyone interested in science, technology and philosophy. 346-6960 Thursday, March 1 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 Zumba Fitness Class. See Thursday Karaoke. See Thursday Colfax Tea Party Patriots meet from 12 to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 1, in the Pizza Factory. This is a non-membership group of like-minded citizens who meet to discuss affairs of state and current events. Open to the public. 346-2450 Friday, March 2 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 3 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 17 Sierra Vista Saturday Class Series, from 10 a.m. to noon, continues March 17 and 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.