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Colfax Historical Society holding Fall Dinner

COLFAX AREA COMMUNITY CALENDAR
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Thursday, Oct. 25 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 Center Stage Dance Studio offers classes in ballet, jazz, hip hop and tap for ages 5 through adult on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. For times and fees, visit the Colfax Studio at the Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. or call 271-1200. Friday, Oct. 26 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 Artists Pam Wilkinson, Kara Schunk, C’Anne Elliott and Bob Hubbard display their art through Dec. 14 in the Athena Gallery at the Colfax Greek Bistro, 30 N. Main St. 305-4050 Saturday, Oct. 27 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. The Fall Dinner and meeting of the Colfax Area Historical Society begins with a musical presentation at 5:45 p.m. and dinner served at 6 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Colfax Veterans Memorial Hall. Norm Sayler, a docent at the Soda Springs Museum, will be the guest speaker. Tickets are $10.00 per person, available at the door or call 346-6960. Open Mic/Jam Session and Double Overtime Duo – Show your talent with other musicians from 4-6 p.m. then listen to music by Double Overtime Duo from 7-9 p.m. Oct. 27 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, Oct. 28 Open Mic/Jam Session – Show your talent with other musicians from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Colfax Greek Bistro, 30 N. Main St. 305-4050 Monday, Oct. 29 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, Oct. 30 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 A study group on Edgar Cayce's "Search for God" meets from 9-10 a.m. each Tuesday in Colfax. Open to the public; call 346-2450 for location. Yoga class, taught by Shivani Grail. Beginners welcomed; donations accepted. Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Thursdays at 9 a.m., at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. 346-8726 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, Oct. 31 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 Halloween Open House, an opportunity for youngsters to trick or treat, 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at Creative Corner, 55 S. Main St. Harvest Festival, 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31, hosted by Colfax Baptist Church at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. Free admission; open to all. 906-0480 Friday, Nov. 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 Saturday, Nov. 3 “Dogs & Chats” is an opportunity for the public to get to know the law enforcement members who protect and serve the Colfax community. Enjoy a free hot dog, compliments of the Colfax Lions Club, and talk to deputies assigned to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office Colfax substation. The Sheriff’s K-9 team and Special Enforcement Team will be present, and special equipment will be on display from 12 to 4 p.m. Nov. 3 at Roy Toms Plaza gazebo, corner Main and Grass Valley streets. Free classes on Stress Reduction, Smartphones, Ink Pen Drawing and Gourd Painting – plus complimentary tea and coffee break and free lunch. Beginning at 9 a.m. Nov. 3 at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. 346-8726 Light fare and salad dinner at 6 p.m. and Tango, Rumba, and Salsa dance instruction from 7-8 p.m. followed by Latin dancing from 8-9 p.m. Nov. 3 at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. 346-8726 Monday, Nov. 4 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, Nov. 5 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 Tuesday, Nov. 6 Presidential Election day. Polls open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. To check on a polling location, call 886-5650. Sunday, Nov. 11 Veterans Day memorial flag ceremony, raising a new POW/MIA flag that will perpetually fly at the cemetery, 1 p.m. Nov. 11 at Colfax Public Cemetery. The VFW and American Legion are providing the funding to perpetually light flagpole 24/7. Also putting up flags at the site of all veterans’ graves will be VFW and American Legion members, Boy Scouts and other volunteers.