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Thursday, Aug. 27 “Into the Woods” Jr. Musical Production Workshop auditions today through Saturday. Rehearsals Sunday to Nov. 5; performances Nov. 6 to 15 at McLaughl ...

Narayan & Janet in concert Sept. 5

Narayan & Janet will perform music of peace and transformation at the First United Methodist Church of Loomis from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 5. The Bay Area musicians perform on the W ...

Laura Johnson’s debut CD party is Sunday

Laura Johnson has a message she wants to get across when she performs her new originals. That message is families must stay together and the men and women must pull together. J ...

Award-winning historical author and storyteller to speak at Train Depot Saturda

Award-winning author and storyteller Mark McLaughlin will present a collection of stories based on tales of the American West Saturday. The 11 a.m. fundraiser at the Loomis Train ...

Loomis calendar for Aug. 13 to Aug. 23

Loomis Calendar   Thursday, Aug. 13  “Birds” juried art show reception is from 6 to 9 p.m. at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way in Auburn. Awards presente ...

Loomis calendar of events for Thursday Aug. 6 - Sunday, Aug.16

Loomis Calendar   Thursday, Aug. 6 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Comme ...

McLaughlin studio promotes the arts for all ages

About 300 students a month are honing their theater, music and dance skills in downtown Loomis, thanks to Greg and Nancie McLaughlin. The McLaughlins founded a music studio in 199 ...

Loomis Calendar of events July 30 - Aug. 8

Thursday, July 30 SRP Wrap Up: ‘50s Sock Hop Parts is from 4 to 4:45 p.m. at the Penryn Library, 2215 Rippey Road in Penryn. Music and prizes for the craziest pair of socks ...

Bonners share a gig Saturday

Rob and Christine Bonner, popular former Loomis residents, will perform acoustic music with their friend, Joe Craven, Saturday at the State Theatre in Auburn. Rob Bonner, a long ...

Steele wins fiction award

A helicopter, a foreign land and $20 million  are some of the true-life threads woven into an award-winning first novel by author Richard Steele. Steele, a Loomis resident, ...

Holman Ranch a place of weddings, retreats and its own wines

It’s tucked away but not off-grid. Fairly dripping with the nostalgia of Old California but embracing all that’s good about the new. The place is Holman Ranch. Growing ...

Noy to speak at Friends series

Friends of the Loomis Library is holding a speaker’s series this summer with regional favorites and New York Times bestselling author John Lescroart in the fall. “Our ...

Loomis calendar of events July 9 - 19

Loomis Calendar July 9   Thursday, July 9 Loomis Thursday Night Family Fest is from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through July 30 at the Train Depot Plaza in downtown Loomis. ...

State fair exhibit will really pop this year

Throughout the years, Placer County’s California State Fair Exhibits have taken multiple top awards, including technical, design and people’s choice awards. Whether thi ...

Calendar of events for this week July 2 - 12

Loomis Calendar   Thursday, July 2 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Historic Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Co ...