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Nevada County Certified Growers’ Market — 8 a.m., North Star House Grass Valley, 12075 Old Auburn Road (about a half mile from Nevada County Fairgrounds - follow signs), Grass Valley. The tomatoes are starting to arrive in bigger numbers as well as some very interesting peppers. While you’re there have a look at the handmade items our artisans create, such as decorated flatware and serving pieces, pottery, handmade hats, woodworking items, aprons, and others. As always, the Nevada County Master Gardeners will be on hand to help with your gardening questions. When you need a rest, have a seat and listen to the old-time music of Ragged But Right. Great location, plenty of free parking, easy access.

Ron Kenedi’s Paintings — 10 a.m., South Pine Cafe, 102 Richardson St., Grass Valley. Nevada City artist, Ron Kenedi, presents a selection of recent paintings that are topical, colorful and thought provoking. All work is oil paint on linen canvas.

The Color of Music Art Exhibit — noon, The Center for the Arts, West Main St., Grass Valley. Abstract Artwork inspired by music by Sue McElligott will be on exhibit at the Center for the Arts Main Gallery from July 8 through July 26. Artist’s Reception will take place on Saturday from Noon to 2 p.m.

Sierra Stages presents J.M. Barrie’s “Peter Pan” — 7:30 p.m., Sierra Stages Community Theater - Nevada Theatre, 401 Broad Street, Nevada City. From July 10 through Aug. 2 at the Nevada Theatre in Nevada City, Sierra Stages presents J.M. Barrie’s “Peter Pan.” Ignite your imagination and rediscover one of the great adventures of all time, a spectacular journey into the world of childhood that will capture the hearts and imaginations of all ages. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Ticket Prices for previews (Thursday and Friday) are $15, and for regular performances are $25 General Admission: ($18 for Age 17 & under) and $35 Reserved Seating $35. Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more. For tickets and information, visit www.SierraStages.org or call 530-346-3210.

Foothills Fiber Guild Social Saturday — 1 p.m., Madelyn Helling Library, 980 Helling Way, Nevada City. Knit in Public Day, June 14! This year you have many options to participate in the World Wide Knit in Public Day with the Foothill Fibers Guild. 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. we’re at the Nevada County Growers Market in Grass Valley. In the afternoon we’re in front of the Madelyn Helling library (980 Helling Way Nevada City, California 95959) from 1 until 4 p.m. If you’re the adventurous type, go on the Knit in Public Day Treasure Hunt in downtown Nevada City from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pick up your Treasure Map at Harmony Books by Robinson Plaza and let the magic and knitting begin. And don’t forget to take a Selfie while knitting in public and send it to us: kipday [at] foothillfibersguild [dot] org We will post your submission on the Knit in Public Day Gallery and enter you in a raffle to win yarn prizes. Join members of the Foothill Fibers Guild at our Social Saturday to spin, knit, crochet, and share our appreciation of all things fiber in the Gene Albaugh Community Room at the Madelyn Helling Library — 980 Helling Way, Nevada City — from 1 to 4 p.m. Guild members can borrow books from guild library, and there are occasionally refreshments served. All welcome!. 530-265-7050

Ice Cream Social — 2 p.m., Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 828 W. Main St., Grass Valley. Enjoy choral music and ice cream treats at a fun, informal Ice Cream Social summertime event. Limited seating, tickets available online and at BriarPatch and Booksellers.

The Lost Disney UFO Documentary — 5 p.m., UNITY, 180 Cambridge Ct., Grass Valley. This documentary was produced in 1995 by David Eisner - Walt Disney’s successor. It was shown in five cities down South and the disappeared for 18 years. We now have this film to share with you. We will have an UPDATE on what is NEW in the Disclosure Movement and stream a video of UFO Historian Richard Dolan on UFO History since the 1940s, and what to expect After Disclosure, which is the title of one of his recent books. We will also show some of contactee Billy Meier’s undebunkable photographs. Come and help us celebrate World UFO Disclosure Day. We will have healthy snacks and drinks for sale as well as FREE popcorn.

Ray Kinman at The Old Five — 6 p.m., The Old 5Mile House, 18851 Highway 20, Nevada City. Guitarist Ray Kinman and his trio appear for a night of classic rock on the lawn of The Old Five Mile House, drawing material from such rock legends as The Allman Brothers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Grateful Dead, The Rolling Stones, The Police and more. Full bar. All ages.

Rockin’ Blues Dance Party with the Blues Vandals — 8 p.m., The Stonehouse Old Brewery, 107 Sacramento Street, Nevada City. The Blues Vandals bring their Rockin’ Blues Dance Party to the stage at the Stonehouse for a 21 and older show.

3rd Zen — 9 p.m., Cooper’s, 235 Commercial St, Nevada City. Nevada County’s rockin’ 3rd Zen plays Cooper’s Ale Works in Nevada City, Saturday 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

Ozomatli — All Day, Grass Valley Fairgrounds, Ponderosa Hall Gate 2, Grass Valley. Bursting onto the L.A. stage with their first eponymously titled album in June 1998, Ozomatli capitalized on being the talk of the live music scene, particularly their show-stopping gigs at venues such as Dragonfly, Opium Den and The Viper Room. Catch their headline performance at California WorldFest.

Sunday

Rough & Ready Fruit Jar Pickers Band — 10 a.m., Rough and Ready Grange, 14550 Rough and Ready Highway, Rough and Ready. For some toe tapping and spirit raising music, come to the free sing along with the Rough and Ready Fruit Jar Pickers Band Sunday mornings at the Rough and Ready Grange. Plenty of old time country, bluegrass and popular songs that you grew up with.

Ron Kenedi’s Paintings — 10 a.m., South Pine Cafe, 102 Richardson St., Grass Valley. See Saturday’s listing.

Sierra Stages presents J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan — 2 p.m., Sierra Stages Community Theater - Nevada Theatre, 401 Broad Street, Nevada City. See Saturday’s listing.

Sunday Pig Roast with The Fabulous Liars — 5 p.m., The Old 5Mile House, 18851 Highway 20, Nevada City. El Dorado county’s biggest classic rock band appears for an evening of rock and roll and spit-roasted pig on the shaded lawn of The Old Five. The Fabulous Liars pull their material from every decade of rock history, bringing us back to the songs we’ve forgotten we love and infusing them with tight harmonies, expert musicianship and a whole lot of energy. All ages. Full bar.


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