Goings on in the Folsom & El Dorado Hills areas
Apainting demonstration, “Seeing Beyond the Obvious with Color” by Rhonda Egan, will be part of the El Dorado Hills Arts Association monthly meeting at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center on September 12 from 6-8 p.m
Congratulations to Windwalker Vineyards of El Dorado County for winning top honors at the 2011 California State Fair Wine Competition. Their 2008 Primitivo “Shady Lady” was named Best Red Wine in California; and they won third place overall, out of 2,800 other wineries in the state that competed! For more details about Windwalker Vineyards, visit windwalkervineyards.com
A special congratulations to Three Stages at Folsom Lake College for being honored by the Sacramento Business Journal with its “Community Impact Award.” Three Stages has also kicked off its 2011-2012 schedule. It’s the first full season and will feature a multitude of performances and artists, including Monty Python’s Spamalot and STOMP as well as legendary comedian Dana Carvey. Other highlights include the National Acrobats of The People’s Republic of China and Moscow Festival Ballet: Swan Lake. In addition, local organizations such as Folsom Lake Community Concert Association, El Dorado Musical Theatre, the Sacramento Guitar Society and more will have scheduled performances. For the full calendar of events, visit threestages.net
Stop by Planet Beauty’s new location at Broadstone Marketplace in Folsom. For more information, visit planetbeauty.com
Folsom Lake Hyundai has opened a new location in the Folsom Automall. Visit folsomlakehyundai.com for more information about their hours and services!
An Animal Blanket Drive will be held in front of the Folsom Zoo on September 25 between 12 and 4 p.m. Blankets and towels of any type will be collected. For details, call 916-939-4365
Reserve your space for the Folsom Home & Garden Show, to take place on October 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Folsom Sports Complex. This is a great way to introduce your business to the public. To become a sponsor or for more details, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Starting Labor Day weekend, take your family and friends to Apple Hill! Don’t miss Johnny Appleseed’s birthday party celebration on September 18. For all the details, visit applehill.com
Imagination Theater in El Dorado County presents Father of the Bride. It opens on September 9 and runs through September 25. Auditions for Camelot have been scheduled for September 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. All parts are open; those who want to audition must be 17 or older. For dates, ticket information and audition details, visit imagination-theater.org
Congrats to Style Media Group intern Kourtney Jason, who is now a published author! Her first book, The Naughty Bucket List, was released nationwide August 30. Featuring 369 dares to do before you die, this imaginative to-do list is sure to break you from your normal routine. To get your copy, visit amazon.com or your local Barnes & Noble
Register for Run for Courage by October 6. The 5K and 10K runs will take place October 8 in Folsom. Proceeds from the race will benefit organizations that focus on helping victims of sex trafficking. For the latest details, visit runforcourage.com
That’s all for this month, but check back in October for Style’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards feature issue!