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Sacramento Museums Fall for Halloween & Harvest Fun in October

Sacramento Museums Fall for Halloween & Harvest Fun in October

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 October, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are offering fun Halloween and harvest-related events and activities sure to get guests in a festive spirit, including:

 

“Going Batty” at the Discovery Museum Science & Space Center -- October 4 & 5

2014 Weekly Challenge #37: Fuel Your Body with the GOOD Stuff

2014 Weekly Challenge #37: Fuel Your Body with the GOOD Stuff

2014 Weekly Challenge #37: Fuel Your Body with the GOOD Stuff

One of the goals of Mama Bootcamp is clean and healthy eating. This isn't about weight, its about HEALTH.

Food is your body's fuel. When you feed your body crap, you feel like crap. If you eat the good stuff, you feel good - great even! Its as simple as that.

Introduction to Mosaic Art

Introduction to Mosaic Art
Introduction to Mosaic Art
10-04-2014 - 10-04-2014
Roseville Utility Exploration Center
 
Admission: Residents $45 Non-residents $50 Ages 16+
 
(916) 746-1550
ruec@roseville.ca.gov
 
Start Time(s): Sat 9am-1pm
Learn how to create a mosaic using recycled glass and other natural materials in this two-day workshop 
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Preschool Program

Preschool Program
Preschool Program
10-09-2014 - 10-09-2014
Roseville Utility Exploration Center
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 746-1550
RUEC@roseville.ca.us
 
Start Time(s): Thurs 10am-Noon
Inspire your child to be a future Planet Protector! Drop in for free hands-on crafts, fun, and discovery Created specifically with preschoolers in mind, this program offers engaging and age appropriate activities introducing ways to care for our environment
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Summer Fun, Outside and In

Summer Fun, Outside and In

Jane Johnson

The heat is on! Time to get planting, cooking, and enjoying summer vacation. Whole Kids Foundation has loads of cool ideas to help you and the kids do just that, including tips on how to make your garden grow and how to navigate those bulk bins at Whole Foods Market. (And shhhhh, don't tell the kids, but they'll learn a little something, too)

Plant a Seed, Watch it Grow

This month's Kids Book Club story is How a Seed Grows by Helene J. Jordan. Easy-to-understand words and illustrations show kids the life cycle of a seed and how soil, water, sun and care help it to grow properly... Read More

Rocklin Area Chamber Hosts Evening in the Park Concert Series

Rocklin Area Chamber Hosts Evening in the Park Concert Series

Every year, the Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the summer concert series: Evening in the Park located at Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin.

This free, fun, family event is open to all residents in the Rocklin and surrounding areas! Businesses are encouraged to take part of the Friday night concerts by either sponsoring the event, or by having a business booth out there. The average attendance of patrons to Evening in the Park is 500-1,000 each night.

Each concert that is hosted has a different theme and style of music. For 2014, the themes for Evening in the Park are:
 

Kids’ Hackathon – explosions, LEDs and more!

Kids’ Hackathon – explosions, LEDs and more!

During the weekend of June 14-15 Hacker Lab hosted the inaugurall Sacramento Hackapalooza and gathered local kid techies ages 12-18 for a weekend of innovation. ... Read More