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Community Calendar

Things to do, places to go in the Colfax area
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Thursday Colfax Visual Art Departments Spring Art Show from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Colfax High School Theatre, 24995 Ben Taylor Road. Artworks from the ceramics, art, printmaking, art mixed media and photography classes will be presented. Proceeds benefit the art department. My Girlfriends Garden social networking group meets at 9 a.m. at the Mix & Mingle Greek Cafe, 30 Main St. 305-4050. Zumba Fitness Class from 6 to 7 p.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. zumbainthehills.com Karaoke offered from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Red Frog, on Highway 174. No cover. 346-1010. Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599. Placer County Animal Services Advisory Committee meeting from at 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in The Domes, 175 Fulweiler St. in Auburn Placer County Genealogical Society meets at 7 p.m. in the Beecher Room, Auburn Library, 350 Nevada St. in Auburn. 885-2216. Friday Colfax Cub Scout Pack meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Colfax Park on Rising Sun at Ben Taylor Road. Storytime from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Colfax Library, 2 Church St. 346-8211. Seniors First will serve lunch at 11:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church, 59 W. Church St. Donation $5. 346-7647. Story Time from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Colfax Library, 2 Church St. Karaoke at the Red Frog. See Thursday Badminton from 9 to 11 a.m. at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. 346-8750. Zumba Fitness Class from 9 a.m. See Thursday Fast Fridays gates open at 6:30 p.m. racing starts at 8 p.m. at the Gold Country Fair Grounds, 1273 High St. in Auburn. 878-7223. Saturday Greg Garreston returns to perform at 4 p.m. at Mix & Mingle Greek Bistro, 30 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. Walking Tour Placer County Museum docents meet at 10 a.m. for a one-hour tour of historic Auburn. 889-6500. Blues and Brews dance concert featuring the Terry Evans Band at 8 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, 314 Main St. in Grass Valley. Event includes beer tasting from Northern California one hour before the music begins. Tickets $18. 274-8384 ext 14. Grass Valley Llama Show from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Nevada County Fair Grounds, McCourtney Road in Grass Valley. Llamas compete in packing, obstacles, carting, halter, and fiber. Admission free. 273-6217. Sunday Oddfellows and Rebbekah Lodges will be serving breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Oddfellows Building on Main St. in Dutch Flat. Tickets $6 adults, $3 children under 12. Tom Wernigg performs at 4 p.m. at the Mix & Mingle Greek Cafe, 30 Main St. 305-4050. Great American Standards 1910 to 1960 concert at 2:30 p.m. at the Minor’s Foundry, 325 Spring St in Nevada City. Music by Kern, Berlin, Gershwin, Rogers, Hart, Hammerstein, Arlen and more. Tickets $15. 265-5040. Sing Along with Then Again sing-along rock concert from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, 314 Main St. in Grass Valley. Tickets $15. Proceeds benefit Sierra Master Chorale. 273-3990. Monday Memorial Day Remembrance at 11:30 a.m. at the Colfax Cemetery, 180 Canyon Way. Followed by a ceremony at the Indian Cemetery on Iowa Hill Road. 906-9570. Seniors First. See Friday Zumba Gold for seniors scheduled at 8:30 a.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. Lyrical Locos practice from 10:30 a.m. to noon at United Methodist Church, 59 W. Church St. Tuesday Colfax Elementary School District Governing Board application deadline is 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 31. Two vacancies exist and qualified candidates will be appointed on June 2. Applications are available at the Colfax Elementary School District Office, 24825 Ben Taylor Road in Colfax. Rail Trails, a presentation from adventurist and photographer Dave Duncan at 7 p.m. at the Auburn Library, 350 Nevada St in Auburn. Rail trails are abandoned rail corridors utilized as hiking and multi-use recreation trails. Storytime from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Meadow Vista Library, 16981 Placer Hills Road. 878-2647. Salvation Army open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 320 S. Canyon Way. 346-2722. Seniors First. See Thursday Zumba Fitness Class. See Thursday Wednesday Colfax Ladies Investment Club meets from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Lyon Real Estate, 1900 Grass Valley Highway in Auburn. 798-1125. Meadow Vista Garden Club meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. at the Grange Hall, Grange Road. 878-6889. Seniors First. See Friday Painting Classes at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School St. Acrylics from 9 a.m. to noon; watercolor from 1 to 3:30 p.m. 389-8718. Zumba Gold. See Monday Salvation Army. See Tuesday Thursday, June 2 American Legion dinner meeting begins at 6 p.m. at Veteran’s Memorial Hall, 22 Sunset Circle. Rummage Sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at St. Dominic’s Parish Hall, 58 Oak St. My Girlfriends Garden. See Thursday Zumba Fitness Class. See Thursday Karaoke. See Thursday Placer County Historical Society dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the Beecher Room at the Auburn Library, 350 Nevada St. in Auburn. 885-2216. Friday, June 3 Rummage Sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. See Thursday Karaoke at the Red Frog. See Thursday Saturday, June 4 Rummage Sale from 8 a.m. to noon. See Thursday