Things to do: May 9, 2014

By From page B2 | May 09, 2014

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Gold Country Artists Gallery, 379 Main St. in Placerville, through June 1, is featuring the lovely oil and acrylic paintings of Lori Anderson. The cooperative gallery of 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 May 19. The public is invited to meet the featured artists. For more information call 530-642-2944 or visit the Website

El Dorado Arts Council’s ArtSpace, 459 Main St. in Placerville, presents “Bricolage” — art crafted from found and recycled objects. For more information call 530-295-3496.

Art on the Divide Cooperative Gallery, 6295 Main St. in Georgetown, is featuring art by glass and jewelry artist Victoria Perez Mott during May. For more information call 530-333-2787 or visit

The Placerville Shakespeare Club, 2940 Bedford Ave. in Placerville, is having its annual Spring Rummage Sale on Friday, May 9, from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Saturday, May 10, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information call 530-677-1134.

El Dorado High School’s Theater Arts Department, 561 Canal St., is presenting “Godspell” in the Borelli Community Amphitheater May 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17 at 8 p.m. Tickets can be reserved at For more information call 530-622-3634 ext. 1191.

The Olde Coloma Theater, 380 Monument Road in Coloma, presents “The Misfortunate Mishaps of the Trio McBride” or “Who’s Gold is it Anyway?” on weekends through June 8. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. for the Friday and Saturday evening dates and the matinées open at 1:30 p.m. start at 2 p.m. For reservations or information call 530-626-5282 or e-mail at [email protected]

Sienna Restaurant, 3909 Park Drive in El Dorado Hills, has music on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7-10 p.m. On Friday, May 9 Cynthia Renee is singing; on Saturday, May 10 Tim Dierkes is entertaining and on Thursday, May 15 Monica Joy is performing. For more information call 916-941-9694.

Crystal Basin Bistro, 3550 Carson Road in Camino, is having music by Bob Rawleigh on Friday, May 9 at 5:30 p.m. For more information call 530-303-3749.

Charles B. Mitchell Vineyards, 8221 Stoney Creek Road in Fair Play, is having lobster for market price and endless gourmet pizza from the wood-burning pizza oven and endless house Caesar salad for a pre-Mother’s Day dinner on Friday, May 9. Call 530-620-3467 to reserve a lobster.

David Girard Vineyards, 741 Cold Springs Road in the Gold Hill area, is starting up its Friday Night Bistrot on May 9 from 5-8 p.m. David Girard Vineyards is also thinking about Mom and her special day on Sunday, May 11. From 11 a.m.-5 p.m. For all the specifics call 530-295-1833.

It’s Personal, 250 Main St. in Placerville, is featuring Dana LeBlanc on Friday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m. On Saturday, May 10 is music by the Shilo and Marian Trio. Sunday, May 11 is Jimmie-Dave Day with dancing for Mother’s Day. For more information call 530-303-3792.

PJ’s Roadhouse, 5641 Mother Lode Drive in Placerville, is having Island of Black and White on Friday, May 9 at 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover. On Saturday, May 10 Stellar is playing at 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover. For more information call 530-626-0336.

E Clampus Vitus is placing a Memorial plaque for John C. “Cockeye” Johnson at the fourth hole of Apple Mountain Golf Course, 3455 Carson Road in Camino, on Saturday, May 10 at 11 a.m. For more information call 530-647-1776.

Smokey Joe’s Mountain Deli, 6546 Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines, is having its grand opening, Saturday May 10. Doors open at 11 a.m. and will feature live music by the band Amour, face painting, balloon twisting by Pony Tails and a raffle for prizes. Festivities are from noon-2 p.m.

Fenton Herriott, 120 Jaquier Court in Placerville, is having a winemaker dinner on Saturday, May 10 from 6-8 p.m. Call 530-642-2021 for the menu and make the reservations by going to [email protected]

El Dorado Adventist School Academy, 1900 Broadway in Placerville, is presenting “A Walk on Broadway” on Saturday, May 10 at 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 11 at 7 p.m. Experience Broadway on Broadway in Placerville. For tickets call 530-622-3560 or purchase them at the door.

The El Dorado Community Hall, 6139 Pleasant Valley Road, is having a Mother’s Day Breakfast Sunday, May 11, from 8-11 a.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for 12 and under and are available at the door. For more information call 530 622-0549.

Perry Creek Winery, 7400 Perry Creek Road in Fair Play, shaving its eighth annual Mother’s Day Maifest on Sunday, May 11 from noon-4 p.m. For all the details and to make reservations call 530-391-2570.

Gold Vine Grill, 6028 Grizzly Flat Road in Somerset, will be open for Mother’s Day lunch and dinner. Chef Greg will be featuring several brunch items on the lunch menu and lovely dinner specials in the evening. For reservations call 530-626-4042.

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