PlacerArts

'Poetry Out Loud' winners named

Helen Bansen, a senior at Truckee High School, took first place in the Placer County “Poetry Out Loud” competition held Feb. 18 at the State Theater in Auburn. Skyler S ...

Event spreads message of tolerance

The community is invited to attend a celebration Sunday, Jan. 15, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. Sierra Foothills Unitarian Universalists have partnered with ...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday celebrated in Auburn

The community is invited to attend a celebration Sunday, Jan. 15, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. Sierra Foothills Unitarian Universalists have partnered w ...

Ring in the new year with music, parties in Auburn

Event organizers have been hard at work making sure the music is fun, the dance floors open and the champagne flowing freely New Year’s Eve. NYC artist performs at art galler ...

Things to Do: Dec. 23 through 31

Friday, Dec. 23Toot Sweet Brass Co. presents a concert from 3-4:45 p.m. at Pioneer United Methodist Church, 1338 Lincoln Way, Auburn. The brass quintet will play traditional religi ...

Batik artists from Indonesia to speak in Auburn

Internationally known batik artists Agus Ismoyo and Nia Fliam will give a special presentation and trunk show from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, at The Arts Building, 808 Lincol ...

Facebook 10K: Race to 10,000 'likes' highlights importance of social media

Social media stretches across all ages, interests and locations, and arts councils nationwide represent just a small part of organizations using the tool as an inexpensive way to i ...

Juried art show open at Auburn gallery

The Arts Building Gallery hosts the 2011 Placer Arts 360 Juried Membership Show through Nov. 15. Jurors J. Randall Smith, an Auburn visual artist, and Sacramento gallery owner Clar ...

See art behind the scenes on studios tour

Artists throughout Placer County have issued an invitation to the public to see where and how they create their works of art. The 18th annual Autumn Art Studios Tour takes place fr ...

Rushton: Creativity flourishes in Auburn

I know you’ve heard this from me, but it bears repeating: we’re not unique. We like to think so, because nobody else looks like us. Our fingerprints are our own, our dental rec ...