Gold Country Artists Gallery, 379 Main St. in Placerville, through July 6, is featuring popular photographer, Mike Ryan. His unique photography captures images and ideas in original and creative statements. Also featured this month are jeweler Annette Shachner who creates designs with silver clay and abstract painter Isabella Jeanette Ryder who works with acrylic, oils and ink tense watercolor pens and woven forms. The cooperative gallery of 50 local professional artists is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. with extended hours until 9 p.m. for Third Saturday Art Walk on June 21 and until 8:30 p.m. Friday evenings through the summer. For more information call 530-642-2944 or visit the Website goldcountryartistsgallery.com.
It’s Personal, 250 Main St. in Placerville, is featuring Dana LeBlanc on Friday, June 6 at 7:30 p.m. On Saturday, June 7 is music by the 3 G’s at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, June 8 is Jimmie-Dave Day with dancing. On Thursday meet a winemaker and enjoy wine tasting and food pairings from 5 to 9 p.m. For more information call 530-303-3792.
PJ’s Roadhouse, 5641 Mother Lode Drive in Placerville, is having The Three Way on Friday, June 6 at 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover. On Saturday, June 7 Opimizitiq is playing at 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover. For more information call 530-626-0336.
The California National Pony Express National Trails Day organization is having an e-waste collection on Saturday, June 7 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Double Diamond, 692 Pleasant Valley Road in Diamond Springs. Proceeds will help raise money for the reconstruction of the Brockliss Bridge. For more information call 530-622-5205.
Thunder in the Park Classic Car and Motorcycle Show is at Cameron Park Lake, 2989 Cambridge Road in Cameron Park, on Saturday, June 7 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The show is free for spectators to check out the vendor booths, cars and motorcycles. Food will be available for purchase. For vehicle or nonfood vendor registration or more information contact the Shingle Springs/Cameron Park Chamber of Chamber office at 530-677-8000.
Oakstone Winery and Obscurity Cellars, 6470 Irish Acres Road in Fair Play, is celebrating Wine and Cheese month and releasing the 2012 Oakstone Barbera and pairing it with Italian cheeses and gourmet snacks on Saturday and Sunday, June 7 and 8 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information call 530-620-5303.
Clarksville Regional Historical Society is having a fundraiser for the Restoration of the Clarksville Cemetery on Saturday, June 7 from noon-4 p.m. at 4540 Post St., Suite 230, in El Dorado Hills. The family friendly event is sponsored by Vindler Real Estate and Acquisitions. There will be a guided tour of the cemetery via free shuttle, music, prizes and food and drinks for sale. For more information contact Jim and Erlinda Vindler at 530-391-1490 or [email protected]
The El Dorado Community Hall, 6139 Pleasant Valley Road, is having a Taco Feed Fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 7 starting at 4:30 p.m. There will be drive-through tacos from 5-7 p.m. Tacos are a minimum donation of $2 a piece. This event is a fundraiser to help maintain the hall.
The Folklore Lounge, 372 Main St. in Placerville, is having an open mic hosted by Scott Walshaw every Thursday at 6 p.m. There are food and drink specials. For more information call 530-621-4147.