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Concert - "Gershwin & Grainger!"

Concert - "Gershwin & Grainger!"

Flower Farm Nursery and Gifts Craft Fair

Flower Farm Nursery and Gifts Craft Fair

Looking for a fun fall weekend activity?

Check out the Flower Farm Nursery and Gifts Craft Fair

Sunday, Nov. 22, 10am-4pm

"International Holidays!" Concert

"International Holidays!" Concert

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Discover & Go with the Yolo County Library

Discover & Go with the Yolo County Library

Are you looking for new places to take your family that are educational and inexpensive?  Then come check out the award-winning Discover & Go program that offers Yolo County Library cardholders free and low-cost passes to over 40 museums, science centers, zoos, theatres and other cultural venues throughout Northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area!

This unique partnership between cultural venues and libraries was launched in 2011 to provide California library cardholders with discounted admission to cultural institutions in their own backyard.  In Yolo and Sacramento County alone, library card holders will have access to the Gibson House Museum, Sacramento Children’s Museum and the Croker Art Museum. In addition, cardholders can choose from over 35 destinations including:

Midtown Showcases Intriguing & Inspiring Works During Special 2nd Saturday in November

Midtown Showcases Intriguing & Inspiring Works During Special 2nd Saturday in November

A center for culture, creativity and vibrancy, Midtown Sacramento is an exciting 2nd Saturday Art Walk destination where local art galleries and other participating businesses collaborate to host a popular evening open house each month. 

Midtown guests will enjoy viewing art exhibits, meeting local artists, sampling food and wine, listening to live music and more.  A sampling of a few of the FREE offerings presented by galleries in Midtown on Saturday, November 14, 2015 include the following:

 

Local Museums Honor Military Veterans with Celebratory Events, Activities and Admission Specials

Local Museums Honor Military Veterans with Celebratory Events, Activities and Admission Specials

Imagine. Explore. Discover.  In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long.  In November, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring a number of special events and activities honoring military veterans, a sampling of which include the following:

Veterans’ Community Altar at the California Museum – 10/30 thru 11/11

5 Local Museums to Offer Free Admission During “Museum Day Live!” on 9/26!

5 Local Museums to Offer Free Admission During “Museum Day Live!” on 9/26!

Five Sacramento area museums are joining the Smithsonian magazine “Museum Day Live!” nationwide effort by offering free admission to advance registrants all day on Saturday, September 26, 2015.

Participating local museums include the following:   Aerospace Museum of California, California Automobile Museum, California Museum, Maidu Museum & Historic Site and State Indian Museum.  The mission of the annual effort is to provide an opportunity for consumers throughout the United States to enjoy and share in our dynamic heritage and cultural institutions for free.

“Museum Day Live!” tickets are available for download at www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday.