Arts & Entertainment

Hit the Heritage Trail museum tour this weekend

Thursday, July 31 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 American Legion Colfax Post 192 meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday ...

Take Heritage Trail tour for journey through foothills history

Remnants of the Gold Rush era, transcontinental railroad history, a granite mining site and a host of other peeks at Placer County’s past are on display Aug. 2 and 3 for the ...

Conners to speak at Historical Society's general summer meeting

Thursday, July 24 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 American Legion Colfax Post 192 meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday ...

Media Life: Auburn-area locales getting Disney, American Pickers screen time

Reality is flying up against fantasy this weekend as the Disney corporation releases “Planes: Fire & Rescue.” The 3D computer-animated film is debuting in theaters ...

Colfax thespians star in Rocklin musical

Three young actors with connections to Colfax High School are starring in the lead roles of “Urinetown,” a musical produced by the Rocklin Community Theater. The show c ...

'Babe' is back

Thursday, July 17 Loomis Library “Paws to Read” summer reading events conclude with a craft session at 10:30 a.m. July 17. 6050 Library Dr. 652-7061. Loomis Thursday ...

Heritage Trail museum tour offers 20 museums from Sierra to Valley floor

Remnants of the Gold Rush era, transcontinental railroad history, a granite mining site and a host of other peeks at Placer County’s past are on display Aug. 2 and 3 for the ...

Media Life: Placer County starred in “Route 66,” “Combat!” TV episodes

  Auburn and Placer County’s moviemaking past is well-documented, with a bevy of great and not-so-great films shot in Auburn as well as into the hinterlands of the Sier ...

Paintings, batiks, collages create great street views at the Art Walk

The Colfax Art Walk, held on the second Friday of the month through Sept. 12, returns Friday as venues play host to the work of a variety of artists with free receptions open to th ...

Community talent show coming Wednesday

Thursday, July 10 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 American Legion Colfax Post 192 meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday ...