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    Happy Hearts Healthy Eating Day

    Presented by Sacramento Children's Museum at Sacramento Children's Museum, Rancho Cordova

    September 5, 2015

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    Happy Hearts Healthy Eating Day is an all-day event that promotes healthy eating and good exercise habits for Museum attendees. Visit the museum for lots of nutrition and fitness activities.

    Supported by a grant from the Coca-Cola Foundation.

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    Beary Special Playdate (Sept)

    Presented by Sacramento Children's Museum at Sacramento Children's Museum, Rancho Cordova

    September 9, 2015

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    Beary Special Playdate is a monthly event for special needs children and their families. Join the Sacramento Children's Museum to enjoy all the museum activities and light...more

    California Admission Day Celebration

    Presented by Secretary of State at Secretary of State Building, Sacramento

    September 9, 2015

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    California Secretary of State Alex Padilla and the California State Archives, in partnership...more

    Art Mix: Crocker-Con

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    September 10, 2015

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    Bust out your cape and tights because Crocker-Con is back. The Crocker is bringing out 30 comic books and podcasts for this wildly fun and quirky Art Mix. Meet local comic book artists and...more

    Community Mission: Rendezvous with a Comet

    Presented by Discovery Museum Science & Space Center at Discovery Museum Science & Space Center, Sacramento

    September 11, 2015

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    Experience the wonder of space exploration. This Challenger Learning Center Simulated Space Mission launches you on an exciting voyage of discovery. See what it is like to work for NASA while...more

    Art Service Group Evaluation Day

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    September 12, 2015

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    The Art Service Group (ASG) will sponsor an evaluation day focusing on paintings, Asian art, art glass, pottery, sculpture, old costume jewelry, and decorative arts. These informal appraisals...more

    Art Rx (Sept)

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    September 12, 2015

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    Individuals with chronic pain, along with family/caregivers, are invited to enjoy docent-facilitated group conversations about select pieces of art. The goal of Art Rx is to encourage positive...more

    Sacramento Play Summit

    Presented by Fairytale Town and Sacramento Public Library at Tsakopoulos Library Galleria, Sacramento

    September 12, 2015

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    Play is the most important work of childhood. The third annual Sacramento Play Summit, presented by Fairytale Town, the Sacramento Public Library and ScholarShare Speaks, aims to highlight the...more

    An Evening with Dr. Peter Gray

    Presented by Fairytale Town and Sacramento Public Library at Fairytale Town, Sacramento

    September 12, 2015

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    Research in the United States has revealed a dramatic decline in children’s free play -- especially their free outdoor play -- over the past several decades. In this talk, play expert and author...more

    Pigskin Peanuts Touchdown Party

    Presented by The California Museum at California Museum, Sacramento

    September 12, 2015

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    Celebrate the opening of the traveling exhibit Pigskin Peanuts from the Charles M. Schulz Museum....more

    Electricity Fair

    Presented by Historic Folsom Powerhouse

    September 12, 2015

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    This family friendly event features tours, exhibits, and activities for kids of all ages. Take a tour the CA State Park, Historic Folsom Powerhouse. Take a hike down by the American River and...more

    Museum of Wonder and Delight: Grand Opening

    Presented by Folsom Historical Society/Folsom History Museum at Historic Old Folsom, Folsom

    September 11 - September 13, 2015

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    Starring the one-of-a-kind collection of vintage toys, international folk art, antique dolls, Christmas ephemera, and art-infused artifacts of Professor of Design, ...more

    Classical Concert: Konstantin Soukhovetski

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    September 13, 2015

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    The Crocker is proud to present this performance by Julliard-graduate and multi-award-winning pianist Konstantin Soukhovetski...more

    Rocks Rock

    Presented by Discovery Museum Science & Space Center at Discovery Museum Science & Space Center, Sacramento

    September 12 - September 13, 2015

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    Come out and celebrate National Collect Rocks Day with the Discovery Museum. With guidance from volunteers, your junior rock collector builds a starter rock collection and labels each...more

    Kingsley Art Club Lecture Series: Jerald Silva

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    September 16, 2015

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    Founded in 1892, the Kingsley Art Club promotes knowledge and appreciation of art among its members and in the community. The Kingsley monthly lectures feature local and regional artists and other...more

    Author Presentation and Book Signing: Robert Wells

    Presented by California State Railroad Museum at California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento

    September 16, 2015

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    Voices from the Bottom of the South China Sea is a compelling and illustrated non-fiction book by Robert Wells. Based on lost...more

    Jazz Night: Carlos McCoy’s High Octane Latin Band

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    September 17, 2015

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    Curated and hosted by Vivian Lee, regional jazz matriarch and aficionado, Jazz Night makes the Crocker Art Museum the cool place...more

    Rock Art Mysteries

    Presented by Maidu Museum & Historic Site at Maidu Museum & Historic Site, Roseville

    September 19, 2015

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    Take a walk with us through the historic site to observe petroglyphs by lantern light. Journey back in time and explore ideas about the purpose of these mysterious symbols carved in...more

    Model A Basics and Driving

    Presented by California Automobile Museum at California Automobile Museum, Sacramento

    September 19, 2015

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    This class is comprised of both classroom and driving portions. First, a short classroom session will teach you about the car’s operation and basic maintenance, along with some interesting...more

    Native American Flute Workshop

    Presented by State Indian Museum at State Indian Museum, Sacramento

    September 19, 2015

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    Learn to play Native American flute. Join Al Striplen as he shares concepts and techniques for the beginner -- and be on your way to playing Native American music.


    Deaf Awareness Day

    Presented by Sacramento Zoo at Sacramento Zoo, Sacramento

    September 19, 2015

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    Join the Sacramento Zoo for a special day for the deaf and hard of hearing community sponsored by NorCal Services for Deaf and Hard of...more

    Drought Care for Trees

    Presented by Effie Yeaw Nature Center at Effie Yeaw Nature Center, Carmichael

    September 19, 2015

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    As the drought continues, Sacramento's urban forest is in need of extra care. A healthy tree canopy provides cleaner air, cooler temperatures, replenishes groundwater, enhances public health, and...more

    Buccaneer Ball

    Presented by Sacramento Children's Museum at Sacramento Children's Museum, Rancho Cordova

    September 19, 2015

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    Dance the night away at the second annual mother-son dance, the Buccaneer Ball. Of course, everyone is welcome: dads, daughters, grandparents, and more. Pirate dress-up is...more

    Hands on History: Wagons West

    Presented by Sutter's Fort State Historic Park at Sutter's Fort State Historic Park, Sacramento

    September 19, 2015

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    California State Parks and Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP) are proud to present an interactive and fun Hands on History: Wagons West. The special day will be focused on...more

    Fall Foliage Fun

    Presented by Discovery Museum Science & Space Center at Discovery Museum Science & Space Center, Sacramento

    September 19 - September 20, 2015

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    Welcome fall by trekking around the Museum grounds exploring a variety of trees. Remember the trees you saw by making leaf rubbings in the classroom. Families with children (Ages 12 and...more

    All Aboard for Story Time (September)

    Presented by California State Railroad Museum at California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento

    September 7 - September 21, 2015

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    The ongoing All Aboard for Story Time reading program, introduced in 2014 by California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum, is offered on the first and third Monday of each...more

    Senior Tea and Tours

    Presented by Sacramento Zoo at Sacramento Zoo, Sacramento

    September 14 - September 21, 2015

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    Have a pleasant cup of tea and a guided tour of the Sacramento Zoo. Hear about where the Zoo has been and where they are going. Designed for seniors (ages 55 and over), your group will...more

    Straight Talk Storytellers: Seaside Memories

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    September 24, 2015

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    The Straight Talk Storytellers use stories to explore common experience and create...more

    Cultural Connections: Ethiopia

    Presented by Sacramento Children's Museum at Sacramento Children's Museum, Rancho Cordova

    September 3 - September 24, 2015

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    A weekly class exploring cultures from all over the world. This month's country is Ethiopia!


    48th Native American Day

    Presented by State Native American Liaisons of California at California State Capitol - North Steps, Sacramento

    September 25, 2015

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    This annual event, sponsored by the State Native American Liaisons of California, is held on the grounds of the State Capitol.  Speakers include California Indian leaders; plus music and...more

    Behind-the-Scenes Tour

    Presented by California State Archives

    September 25, 2015

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    Looking for a cool encounter with California history? Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the California State Archives (CSA). State Archives staff will provide a free guided tour of CSA's...more

    Creative Art Class (Sept)

    Presented by Sacramento Children's Museum at Sacramento Children's Museum, Rancho Cordova

    September 4 - September 25, 2015

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    Join Miss Cayla to experience art in a new way. Weekly art projects have been designed using recycled materials.


    Public Art Tour

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum and Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission

    September 26, 2015

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    In this second program in the Crocker's series on public art, join Shelly Willis of the Sacramento Metropolitan Art...more

    Model T Basics and Driving Class

    Presented by California Automobile Museum at California Automobile Museum, Sacramento

    September 26, 2015

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    Learn how to drive a piece of automotive history; the car that changed it all, Henry Ford’s revolutionary Model T.

    This class is divided into two components. First, students will...more

    Red Panda Day

    Presented by Sacramento Zoo at Sacramento Zoo, Sacramento

    September 26, 2015

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    Join for an interactive and educational event about Red Panda awareness and conservation. Kids and adults can become Red Panda Rangers after stopping at the various Red Panda Stations...more

    The Farm-to-Fork Cocktail Train (SOLD OUT)

    Presented by California State Railroad Museum Foundation and Farm to Fork Capital at California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento

    September 27, 2015

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    Celebrate Farm-to-Fork in rail-related style on The Farm-to-Fork Cocktail Train, presented by the California State Railroad Museum Foundation and sponsored by Wells Fargo! With one departure only...more

    International Space Station Fun

    Presented by Discovery Museum Science & Space Center at Discovery Museum Science & Space Center, Sacramento

    September 26 - September 27, 2015

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    Are you ready to experience some of the toys and treats of the International Space Station (ISS)? If so, head to the Discovery Museum this weekend to play some of the games astronauts...more

    Leo's Tales Story Time (Sept)

    Presented by Sacramento Children's Museum at Sacramento Children's Museum, Rancho Cordova

    September 1 - September 29, 2015

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    Get ready to read every Tuesday! The museum will be exploring a different story every week and would love for you to join them.


    Baby Bloomers Story Time (Sept)

    Presented by Sacramento Children's Museum at Sacramento Children's Museum, Rancho Cordova

    September 2 - September 30, 2015

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    Every Wednesday morning, the museum hosts its interactive story time, specially tailored for the museum's youngest visitors -- infants and toddlers. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to join...more

    Ales on the Rails

    Presented by California State Railroad Museum Foundation at California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento

    October 2, 2015

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    Celebrate the beginning of autumn in rail-related style with the California State Railroad Museum Foundation during a one-night-only Ales on the Rails brew sampling event. This special...more

    Public Art Live: Silence Was Golden

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    October 3, 2015

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    Don’t miss the chance to be part of a global public art experience. Continuing their series on public art, the Crocker will host the art project Silence Was Golden, created by...more

    Things That Slither

    Presented by Effie Yeaw Nature Center at Effie Yeaw Nature Center, Carmichael

    October 3, 2015

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    Some have scaly skin, some have slimy skin, some have legs, and some don’t. Can you guess what they are? Join the Nature Center if you dare to find out.


    Artful Tot (Oct)

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    October 6, 2015

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    Every month, toddlers explore art-making with different materials in new ways, from printmaking and color mixing to clay and fabric. Adults learn how to encourage experimentation and...more

    Architecture Talk: The Modern Museum

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    October 8, 2015

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    This October marks the 5th anniversary of the Crocker’s expansion and Teel Family Pavillion. As part of the month of celebration, join in for an innovative talk with Curtis Owyang, principal at...more

    Parent and Child Clay Class

    Presented by Verge Center for the Arts at Verge Center for the Arts, Sacramento

    September 18 - October 9, 2015

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    What a better way to encourage your child's creative impulse than with clay. This class fosters creativity and visual art skills for your child while offering you the opportunity to explore a...more

    Art Blast (August-October)

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    August 8 - October 10, 2015

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    Each month a different work of art provides the inspiration for a memorable art-making activity for families with children ages 7 to 12. Families are welcome to drop in anytime during the...more

    Classical Concert: Mirror Visions Ensemble

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    October 11, 2015

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    In honor of the final day of the exhibition Armin Hansen: The Artful...more

    Tour and Performance: Sacramento Blues Society

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    October 13, 2015

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    A multidisciplinary art program, October’s Tour and Performance offers students the unique opportunity to explore the building blocks of visual art and music. A great value, this two-for-one...more

    Art Service Group Evaluation Day

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    October 15, 2015

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    The Art Service Group (ASG) will sponsor an evaluation day focusing on paintings, Asian art, art glass, pottery, sculpture, old costume jewelry, and decorative arts. These informal appraisals...more

    Campfires at Maidu Museum (September-October)

    Presented by Maidu Museum & Historic Site at Maidu Museum & Historic Site, Roseville

    September 18 - October 16, 2015

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    Sit under the stars at this outdoor amphitheater to enjoy native stories around the campfire every 3rd Friday of the month. They will provide roasting sticks and marshmallows for a sweet...more

    Day of the Dead Party 2015

    Presented by The California Museum at California Museum, Sacramento

    October 16, 2015

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    Highlights of this party include appearances by Day of the Dead: Art of Dia de los Muertos 2015...more

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