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Slow Art Day

Slow Art Day
Slow Art Day
04-12-2014 - 04-12-2014
Crocker Art Museum
 
Admission: Free with Museum admission: Adults $10 Seniors (Age 65 and older) $8 College Students $8 Youth (Age 7–17) $5 Children (Age 6 and under) Free Museum Members Free
 
(916) 808-1182
cam@crockerartmuseum.org
 
Start Time(s): Sat 10:30am-11:30am
Slow Art Day is a global event with a simple mission: help more people discover for themselves the joy of looking at and loving art
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Make Plans for Summer 2014! Local Museums Offer Fun Camps & Special Activities for Kids!

Make Plans for Summer 2014! Local Museums Offer Fun Camps &  Special Activities for Kids!

Get your kids all set for a summer to remember!   Below is a listing of fun summer camps and activities for children at various Sacramento area museums in 2014.   Please note space is limited, please connect with the individual museum(s) of interest to explore availability.    For updated Summer Camp information, please visit http://sacmuseums.org/summer-camps/

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Aerospace Museum of California
916-564-3437
www.aerospaceca.org
Amazing Aerospace Camp
June 9 - 13; June 23 - 26; July 14 - 17 & August 11 - 14
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
$225 per person (space is limited to 10 students per class)
Ages 13 - 17

Strive for Strength offers great opportunity to teenage girls!

Strive for Strength offers great opportunity to teenage girls!

Strive for Strength is hosting a powerful daylong retreat April 14, which addresses some of the issues teenage girls are facing every day, such as family and friend relationships, bullying, social pressures and self-image.  

As part of the day's event, attendees will have the opportunity to listen to leaders, who will bring their own examples of empowerment and what it means to be a young woman today. Scheduled speakers/mentors are:

*Lauren Cook - a recent graduate from UCLA with a double major in communication studies and psychology, and the author of "The Sunny Side Up!", which focuses on gratitude and goal setting.

* Noelle Bean - a singer and songwriter from Los Angeles, who says she writes about real life and wants to inspire young people through her music.  

Sacramento Museums Celebrate Spring With Special Events & Activities in April!

Sacramento Museums Celebrate Spring With Special Events & Activities in April!

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 April, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring events and activities that celebrate spring, a few of which include the following:

Earth Fest - Party for the Planet at the Sacramento Zoo -- April 5   
It’s a party for the planet! Learn how to protect and preserve the earth with environmental, wildlife and conservation organizations. During the day, Zoo visitors can explore animal bio-artifacts; participate in storytelling and activities in the Discovery Room; come face-to-face with the outreach animals; or listen as keepers present enrichment talks.  For more, visit www.saczoo.org

Sacramento Music Festival Confirms Rock Band Collective Soul to Complete Headline Musical Acts

Sacramento Music Festival Confirms Rock Band Collective Soul to Complete Headline Musical Acts

           With seven #1 hits on their resume, iconic American rock band Collective Soul is confirmed as the Sunday night headline act for the 2014 Sacramento Music Festival & Jubilee.  The Festival is scheduled over Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-26.  With this high energy band added to the line-up, the headline acts are now complete for the 41st annual event that showcases nearly 100 bands performing live over the four-days.  Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue will get the musical party started on Friday evening; along with local band Mumbo Gumbo, the talented singer/songwriter Mat Kearney will be the headline performance on Saturday evening; along with opening act Joy & Madness, the iconic rock band Collective Soul will keep the musical momentum going when they headline on Sunday evening.

Celebrate World-Class Music during the 2014 Sac Music Festival - Special Pricing on Advance Tickets!

Celebrate World-Class Music during the 2014 Sac Music Festival - Special Pricing on Advance Tickets!

Get ready to move your feet and dance in the streets morning, noon and night when the 2014 Sacramento Music Festival & Jubilee returns over Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-26!  The four-day musical celebration will showcase nearly 100 bands playing 300 sets at 20 venues -- most within walking distance -- from Old Sacramento to the Convention Center area. A wide variety of musical styles will be featured at the 2014 Sacramento Music Festival such as American roots rock, soulful and rockin’ blues, Cajun/zydeco, country, rockability,  bluegrass, ragtime, early New Orleans jazz & swing, street beat, Latin music, big band, orchestras, banjo performances, dance and party bands, and more.   

Movement in Art and Dance Featuring the Sacramento Ballet

Movement in Art and Dance Featuring the Sacramento Ballet
Movement in Art and Dance Featuring the Sacramento Ballet
03-11-2014 - 03-11-2014
Crocker Art Museum
https://crockerartmuseum.org/learn-and-do/all-events/event/5293-tour-performance-movement-in-art-and-dance-featuring-the-sacramento-ballet
Admission: Students $8 Chaperone Free Additional Chaperones $8 *Advanced registration required
 
(916) 808-1182
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