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Feb. 16 the Nevada County Poetry Series presents poets Kathy Kieth, Indigo Moor and Kate Stewart at 7:30 p.m. at the Off Center Stage, 315 Richardson St. (behind The Center for the Arts), Grass Valley. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5 general, seniors and students, and $1 for those under 18. Refreshments and open mic included. Call 432-8196 or 274-8384 for more information.


Feb. 23 and 24 Mardi Gras will take place in Nevada City. “The Roaring ’20s” is the theme. Activities include a traditional Cajun dinner and a ball Saturday and a parade Sunday. For more information, contact the Nevada City Chamber at 265-3892, info@nevadacity, or go online at


March 4 from 1-4 p.m. is the 5th annual Foothills Celebration in downtown Grass Valley, featuring wine, food, raffles and music. Tickets are $25 in advance – purchase in Grass Valley at Citizens Bank, Odyssey Books, The Book Seller, GVNC Chamber of Commerce; Nevada City at Citizens Bank, Music in the Mountains, Chamber of Commerce; Penn Valley at Citizens Bank; Alta Sierra at Alta Sierra Market; Lake of the Pines at Citizens Bank; Auburn at Cherry Records. They can be picked up at will call at The Center for the Arts. On day of event they are $30. Call 265-6124 (or 800 218-2188) for tickets or more information. To order online:


March 4 and 5 the 17th Annual Mind Body Spirit Health Fair is scheduled for the Miners Foundry in Nevada City, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day. Admission is $6 per person, good for both days, with $1-off coupons available. Contact the Miners Foundry at 265-5040; event producer, Suzie Daggett at 265-9255; or go online at

– The Union staff

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