What's Happening in Folsom and El Dorado Hills!
Mar 30, 2010 05:00PM
● By Wendy Sipple
April is the perfect month to get outside and join the Folsom Garden Club as they host their 10th Annual “Springtime in the Gardens” event on April 25, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. featuring six unique gardens. Tour day brochures and maps are available at the Folsom History Museum. For tickets, call 916-989-1223.
Style congratulates the Boy Scouts of America on their 100 Year Anniversary. To celebrate, the Scouts along with the Sacramento Tree Foundation (in partnership with the Bureau of Reclamation) planted 100 trees at the Reclamation’s Central California Area Office (CCAO) near the Folsom Dam.
Don’t miss the Second Annual Monroe Salon Mixer, taking place at the salon in Folsom and raising money for the local food bank, the event will include discounts on products, silent auction, and food and wine! For more information, call 916-601-7313.
Have a youngster age 5-13, who is interested in tennis? The Broadstone Racquet Club has formed a Folsom Youth Tennis League. Sessions begin April 24; registration is required. Obtain info at youthtennisleague.net.
Grab a friend and join others to see The Wind Orchestra and College Choir of Folsom Lake Community College perform under the direction of Philip Angove on April 24, at 7 p.m. The ensembles will include selections from The Planet by Gustav Holst; for more information, contact 916-608-6500 or visit flc.losrios.edu.
Ever dream of becoming your own dancing star? Center Stage Dance Academy, El Dorado Hill’s premiere dance studio, has an opportunity for you. CSDA is looking for new dancers to join their various companies. Auditions for these will be held the week of May 10. Visit csda.info or call 916-939-7222 for details.
Reading is fun, and at Big Spoon Yogurt it’s delicious too! Join them Thursday, April 15, from 1-2 p.m. at 25005 Blue Ravine Road for story time! Children (6 and under) will receive a free four-ounce yogurt.
Looking to have a ladies’ bunco night? Thursday, April 22, from 6-10 p.m. join friends at the Folsom Community Center for an evening of bunco, dinner, dessert and two drinks of your choice! For more information or tickets, call 916-803-2878.
Enjoy an early spring swim at the “Polar Plunge!” April 11, the Folsom Aquatic Center will have a giant three-story water slide! This event is free; for more information, call 916-355-8318.
Don’t miss the 13th Annual Oak Ridge High School Prism Concert on April 9-10 at Oak Ridge High School. The musical program blends vocal and instrumental performances.
To honor police officers and firefighters in the Folsom community, join the Folsom Police Department at the Folsom Community Center for the Public Safety Awards Luncheon on May 1. Call 916-351-3594 for additional information.
Want a good breakfast or lunch? Head to Early Toast at Green Valley and East Natoma, and you can find plenty of delicious fare, but make a note: they no longer serve dinner. For more information, call 916-984-5200.
If you’ve given birth at Mercy Hospital, help celebrate the Sisters of Mercy’s 30th anniversary with your funny or heartwarming story. The first 100 mothers to submit a story (text or video) will receive a free manicure from Asante Day Spa. Additional prizes will be awarded. For more information, visit mercyfolsom.org.
See What’s Up next month in our annual Our Kids feature issue!
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