“Fully Committed” a one-man show starring Gary Wright at the Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. Thursdays 7 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays 8 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays 2 p.m. through Aug. 15. Pay-What-You-Can Benefit performance June 16 at 7 p.m. for the Food Bank of Nevada County. $19-$23 with some discounts available. 265-8587.
“True West” presented by Full Stage Productions at the Off Center Stage in Grass Valley. Fridays and Saturdays through June 26 at 8 p.m., Sunday June 13 and 20 at 2 p.m. and June 24 at 8 p.m.
Empire Mine State Historic Park tours Bourn Cottage tours 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., mine yard tours noon, 2 and 4 p.m. Park admission $2 for anyone, free for anyone 17-and-older. $1.50 per tour for adults. Park hours 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 273-8522.
Gold Country Piano Institute opening concert with Andrew Wilde performing works by Schubert, Beethoven and Chopin at the Miners Foundry Cultural Center, 325 Spring St. in Nevada City, 8 p.m. Free. 478-0315.
Jody Ahlquist-Mough has an artist’s reception for her new “Hawaiian Edition” exhibit at the Foothill Flowers’ upstairs gallery, 102 W. Main St., Grass Valley from 5 to 9 p.m. 273-2296.
Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park’s Square Dance all ages. 6:30 p.m. Free. 265-2740.
Music in the Mountains Summer Festival of Classics continues with the Young Composers Showcase under the direction of Howard Hersh, Mark Vance and Jay Sydeman at the Nevada County Fairgrounds’ Festival Center, 7:30 p.m. $5 adults, free for children 18 and under. 265-6124 or (800) 218-2188.
Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tours 431 Uren St. in Nevada City, 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and noon Saturdays. Free. 265-8778.
Cosmic Wobble is at Cooper’s in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $5. 265-0116.
Eddie Moore the “Singing Cowboy” shares old country music at Peterson’s Corner, 26130 Highway 49 on the San Juan Ridge, 7 to 9 p.m. No cover. 292-3311.
George Souza Jazz Trio is at Kirby’s Creekside in Nevada City, 8 to 11:30 p.m. No cover. 265-3445.
Jimmi Accardi plays rock ‘n’ roll at the National Hotel in Nevada City, 9 p.m. 265-4551.
Karaoke continues at the Holiday Cabaret, 1255 E. Main St. in Grass Valley, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. No cover. 272-6466.
Paul Ong is at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, 7 p.m. No cover. 273-1353.
Tony Lauria is at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 7:30 p.m. No cover.
5Rhythms Class moving meditations from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m. at Club Sierra in Grass Valley. $8 members, $12 nonmembers. 265-9119.
Lil’ Bit of Country, Ballroom and Swing Dance lessons 7:30 p.m., dancing 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. 11363 Grange Lane, Grass Valley Grange. $6.
Nevada County Poetry Series reading Blake More, Jacquie Bellon and Job O Brother will read at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley, 7:30 p.m. $7 general, $5 seniors and students, $1 for anyone under 18. 432-8196 or 274-8384.
MAMA Artplay Program for 3- to 5-year-olds accompanied by a parent is at the Madelyn Helling Library’s children’s room in Nevada City, 10 to 11 a.m. Free. 432-3080.
Saturday Morning Children’s Art Classes for six-year-olds and older accompanied by parent at the Madelyn Helling Library’s community room in Nevada City, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Sponsored by the Museum of Ancient and Modern Art. Free, donations will be accepted. 432-3080.
“Fully Committed” see fri 11.june listing
“True West” see fri 11.june listing
Empire Mine State Historic Park 10791 E. Empire St., Grass Valley. Bourn Jr. cottage tours begin every 15 minutes from noon to 1:20 p.m. and from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Mine yard tours 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Park admission $2 for anyone 17 and over. Tour $1.50 per adult. Park hours 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 273-8522.
Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park’s 38th Homecoming or “Humbug Days” features music by Mountain Laurel, Fiddlesticks and Alkali-Last of the 49ers, crafts, wagon rides and children’s games from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park. 265-2740.
Music in the Mountains Summer Festival of Classics continues with Four Bitchin’ Babes outdoors at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, 7:30 p.m. $16 adults, free for children 17-and-under. 265-6124 or 800-218-2188.
Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery barrel tasting and wine tasting from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays near Lake of the Pines. Free. 268-9225.
Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tours see fri 11.june listing
Bob Mora and The Third Degree perform classic Chicago blues at Cooper’s in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $5. 265-0116.
George Souza Jazz Trio at Kirby’s Creekside see fri 11.june listing
Jimmi Accardi at the National Hotel see fri 11.june listing
Jimmy Townsend is at the Country Rose Cafe, 300 Commercial St. in Nevada City, 6 to 10 p.m. No cover. 265-6248.
Juliet performs jazz, folk and originals on the Harmony Ridge Market patio, 18848 Highway 20 in Nevada City, 5 to 8 p.m. No cover. 265-0555.
Karaoke at the Holiday Cabaret see fri 11.june listing
Paul Ong at the Holbrooke Hotel see fri 11.june listing
Rad Cat performs rock ‘n’ roll at Peterson’s Corner, 26130 Highway 49 on the San Juan Ridge, 9 p.m. No cover. 292-3311.
Tony Lauria at Friar Tuck’s see fri 11.june listing
“You Can Paint” art class from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley. Beginners welcome. 477-7843 or 274-0388.
Ballroom Dancing 7 to 10 p.m., Golden Empire Grange, La Barr Meadows Road, Grass Valley. Live music. All ages, singles and couples welcome. $6. 272-4190.
Cycle of Seasons for 3- to 5-year-olds at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley, 10:45 to 11:30 a.m. $8.50. 274-2682.
Double Oak Vineyards & Winery tours followed by wine tasting from noon to 5 p.m. at 14510 Blind Shady Road, San Juan Ridge. Free. 292-3235.
Family Music for Toddlers 16-months to 3-years-old from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. $8.50. Family Music For Babies Class for newborns to 16 months from 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. $8. Both classes at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center, 410 S. Church St., Grass Valley. 274-2682.
Second Saturday Swing a smoke and alcohol-free event for all ages at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley. Beginning dance lessons, 7 to 8 p.m., deejay dancing 8 to 11 p.m. Partners not required. $10 lessons and dance, $6 dance only. 478-0887 or 272-4725.
South Yuba River State Park historic covered bridge, scenic hiking trails, bird walks and special events. Gold panning Saturdays and Sunday 1 to 3 p.m. Free. Visitor’s Center open Thursdays to Sundays, noon to 4 p.m. 432-2546.
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I was very saddened to see the picture in Saturday’s Town Talk labeled “Spooky scene” showing fake spiderwebs spread across some trees.