Goings on in the El Dorado County Foothills area
● By Style
Learn the unique art of creating glass mosaics at St. Stephens Lutheran Church in El Dorado Hills from noon until 3 p.m. during their Mosaic Art Class, offered on February 14 and 28. Materials cost $10. For more details and to reserve your space, call 916-933-1441.
Don’t miss Dirt! The Movie at the Cozmic Café on February 12. The informative and entertaining documentary—part of a film series sponsored by the Sierra Club and Coalition for Change—explores our connection to soil, both historically and currently. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the film starts at 6:30 p.m.; suggested donation is $3. For more details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Marshall Hospital Auxiliary needs volunteers to help with numerous jobs. If interested, call Mary O’Brien at 530-677-3543 for an interview.
Don’t miss the Used Book Sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the El Dorado Hills Branch Library on February 1. Proceeds will provide new books and support program activities. For more details, call 916-358-3500.
Grab your boots and hats and join the Main Street Strollers for weekly square dancing classes on Thursdays from 6:45-9 p.m. Free and no experience needed. Meet on the second floor of the Placerville I.O.O.F. Hall (467 Main Street). For more info, call Barbara Littley at 530-647-0852.
Slideshow presentations of the El Dorado Camera Club will be shown at the Cameron Park Community Center on February 20 at 7 p.m., and will continue to be shown every third Thursday of the month. For more details, visit eldoradocameraclub.com.
Get your groove on with DJ Jamie Faw at Dance Night—held every first Friday of the month (February 7)—at the Shingle Springs Community Center. A $5 donation is encouraged. For more details, call Maria Brugger at 530-306-4614.
Head to Style’s Facebook page and cast your vote (through March 1) for the “Cutest Kids Contest.” The winners (one boy and one girl) will receive a family pack of gift certificates, including $30 to Starlight Starbright, and every child who enters will also appear in Style’s May 2014 issue (Folsom, El Dorado Hills edition).
Play Bingo every Tuesday night at the Pollock Pines-Camino Community Center and win great prizes! Cost is $12 for the first 14 games, and dinner can be purchased. The second Tuesday of the month (February 11) is Big Money Bingo and the buy-in is $12. Doors will open at 5 p.m. and the gaming starts at 6:15 p.m.
Come get connected with your neighborhood during the Interact Community Breakfast from 8:30-10:30 a.m. on February 8 at the Pollock Pines-Camino Community Center. For more details, visit pollockpines-caminorotary.org.
Targeted to the general public, Sierra Wildlife Rescue’s “Introduction to Local Wildlife,” will give attendees an overview of the natural histories of most species that SWR rehabs in El Dorado County. Sign up for the class taking place on February 8, from 1-3 p.m., by calling 530-621-2650.
Looking to buy real estate? Auction.com will host a Real Estate Auction at the El Dorado Fairgrounds (Marshall Building) on February 14 and 26 from noon until 5 p.m. For more details, call 800-793-6107.
That’s all for now, but check back next month for Style’s annual Food & Drink feature.