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 a 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” 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 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 431 Uren St. in Nevada City, 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and noon Saturdays. Free. 265-8778.
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 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.
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 at the Harmony Ridge Market patio, 18848 Highway 20 in Nevada City, 5 to 8 p.m. No cover. 265-0555.
Rad Cat plays rock ‘n’ roll at Peterson’s Corner, 26130 Highway 49 on the San Juan Ridge, 9 p.m. No cover. 292-3311.
“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.
“Fully Committed” see sat 12.june listing
“True West” see sat 12.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. Grounds and Garden tour 2:30 p.m. every Sunday. Park admission $2 for anyone 17 and over. Tour $1.50 per adult. Park hours 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 273-8522.
16th annual Grass Valley Antiques & Collectibles Street Fair features more than 50 vendors from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Mill Street in downtown Grass Valley. 272-8315. Also bluegrass jam sessions and Stoney Hill and On the Loose performances from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. 478-1557.
Music in the Mountains Summer Festival of Classics continues with the Nevada County Composers Cooperative fifth annual Festival of New Music featuring Mark Vance, Jay Sydeman, Jerry Grant, Mikail Graham, Nancy Bloomer Deussen and Howard Hersh at the Nevada County Fairgrounds’ festival center, 8 p.m. $15-$27 adults, $5 children 17-and-under. 265-6124 or (800) 218-2188.
Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery see sat 12.june listing
Celtic music will be played at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, 7 p.m. No cover. 273-1353.
John Girton is at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 6:30 p.m. No cover.
Pub Scouts perform Irish pub music at Cooper’s in Nevada City, 7 p.m. 265-0116.
Rough and Ready Fruit Jar Pickers jam bluegrass-style from 10 a.m. to noon at the Rough and Ready Opry Palace, across from the Rough and Ready Market. Bring your own chair. Free. 432-1501.
Guitarist/singer Tammy Moore is at Peterson’s Corner, 26130 Highway 49 in Nevada City, 6 to 9 p.m. No cover. 292-3311.
The Screaming Jimmy Band is at Kirby’s Creekside in Nevada City, 7 to 10 p.m. No cover. 265-3445.
South Yuba River State Park see sat 12.june listing
Sweat Your Prayers free movement dance from 10 a.m. to noon at Club Sierra in Grass Valley. $8 members, $12 nonmembers. 265-9119.
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