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MJC Civic Engagement project presents film & lecture series

MODESTO – The Modesto Junior College Civic Engagement Project invites the community to the Fall Film and Lecture Series at 7 p.m. on Thursdays, Sept.26, Oct. 10 and 24, and Nov. 7 in Forum 110 on MJC's East Campus, 435 College Avenue.

September 10, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


'Jurassic Park' sequel titled 'Jurassic World'

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The fourth installment of "Jurassic Park" has a name: "Jurassic World."

September 10, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Stories in Stone tour coming up at historic Columbia Cemetery

COLUMBIA - Friends of Columbia State Historic Park are once again hosting the Stories in Stone Cemetery Tour at the historic Columbia Cemetery.

September 10, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Fiddle & banjo contest on Oct. 5

COLUMBIA - The Columbia Chamber of Commerce will hold the 31st Annual Fiddle and "Bango" Contest on Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Gazebo in downtown Columbia.

September 10, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Cher among 'The Voice' advisers

Cher among 'The Voice' advisers

September 09, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Modesto Junior College stages faculty art show thru Sept. 26

MODESTO – The Modesto Junior College Visual Arts Club presents Faculty Reunited! Art Exhibition through Sept. 26 in the MJC Art Gallery on East Campus, 435 College Avenue.

September 04, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival Sept. 26-28

PLEASANTON - The Alameda County Fairgrounds is hosting host the popular Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 26-28.

September 04, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Wounded Warrior to speak at MJC

MODESTO – Modesto Junior College Veterans Services and MJC Health Services will present speaker Jeremiah Pauley, a participant in the Wounded Warrior Project's "Warrior Speaks" program on Thursday, Sept. 12, at 6 p.m. on the East Campus Quad, 435 College Avenue.

September 04, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


FAST FACTS

*WHAT: Ripon Arts league concert series

August 29, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


at Picnic at the Pops!

Beatlemania

August 29, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Symphony opens with Celtic energy

STOCKTON - The Stockton Symphony opens its 2013-14 season on Sept. 21 with its Autumn Pops, featuring a breathless virtuoso fiddle performance by an original star of Riverdance, Eileen Ivers. Known for her electrifying concerts that bring audiences to their feet, Ivers is joined by her ensemble, Immigrant Soul, local Irish dancers, and the Stockton Symphony.

August 29, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


FAST FACTS

*WHAT: "Don't Dress for Dinner"

August 27, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


FAST FACTS

*WHAT: "Fiddler on the Roof"

August 27, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Circus plans 11-day run in Manteca

Ramos Brothers Circus starts an 11-day run Thursday in Manteca.

August 27, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


Winfrey marks 'Butler' debut with joy

LOS ANGELES (AP) - When "Beloved" starring Oprah Winfrey fell flat at the box office in 1998, Winfrey drowned her sorrows in macaroni and cheese.

August 22, 2013 | | People & Entertainment


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Guitarraganza features six concerts at Modesto locales

MODESTO – The Music Departments of Modesto Junior College, San Joaquin Delta College, University of the Pacific and Sacramento State University present the Guitarraganza 2015 – Guitar Festival with six concerts scheduled from March 12 through March 15, including two performances by the critically acclaimed Texas Guitar Quartet.

March 05, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


MJC Theater presents ‘Romeo and Juliet’

MODESTO – The Modesto Junior College Theater Department will stage William Shakespeare's tragic love story "Romeo and Juliet" on March 19, 20, 21, 26, 27 & 28 at 7:30 p.m. and March 29 at 2 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center on East Campus, 435 College Avenue, Modesto.

March 05, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Celtic music at Ripon Arts League’s next concert

Highland Way is bringing Celtic music to the next Ripon Arts League concert set for Thursday, March 12, at the Ripon High multi-use building, 301 N. Acacia, Ripon.

March 02, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Salute to Louis Armstrong set for March 13

The Modesto Symphony Orchestra led by guest conductor Michael Berkowitz will present "The Sounds of New Orleans: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong" featuring trumpet virtuoso Byron Stripling on both vocals and trumpet, Friday, March 13, at 8 p.m. at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto.

March 02, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Marine sanctuaries talk at MJC

MODESTO – The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) will offer a presentation on "How America Protects its 'Yosemites in the Sea' - the National Marine Sanctuary System" by William Douros, west coast regional director for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries.

February 18, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Trips range from casino gambling to San Francisco

The Trips N' Tours group based at the Manteca Senior Center offers trips for people of all ages meaning you do not have to be a senior to participate.

February 18, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Patty Hearst back in the news with early win at Westminster

NEW YORK (AP) - Famed and infamous heiress Patty Hearst was back in the news Monday after a dog she co-owns won its group at the Westminster Kennel Club show.

February 16, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


50 shades of green: How studio roped men into seeing ‘Grey’

LOS ANGELES (AP) - When Universal bumped "Fifty Shades of Grey" from August 2014 to Valentine's Day, 2015, it seemed like a cheesy gimmick. Now that box office results are in, it's clear that was the most brilliant stroke of all.

February 16, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


SNL’ celebrates its big 4-0

NEW YORK (AP) - With a measure of anniversary hoopla perhaps exceeded only by the nation's bicentennial, "Saturday Night Live" celebrated its 40th season on Sunday with a 3½-hour gala of stars, laughs and memories.

February 16, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Producers promise Oscar night filled with magic and song

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Lady Gaga. Jennifer Hudson. Common and John Legend. Adam Levine. Rita Ora. Tegan & Sara. Tim McGraw.

February 16, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Fly fishing show set for Feb. 20-22

PLEASANTON - The annual Northern California Fly Fishing Show begins the 2015 angling season at the Alameda County Fairgrounds on Friday, Feb. 20, through Sunday, Feb.22.

February 10, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Freethinkers mark Darwin’s 206th birthday on Saturday

Charles Darwin's 206th birthday will be celebrated this Saturday at the Manteca Library.

February 06, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


SJ museum adds major exhibit on early settlers

LODI - A new permanent exhibition has been completed at the San Joaquin County Historical Museum. It tells the story of the early American settlers of the region, families who came after the Gold Rush to build farms and futures here. "The Historical Society was extremely fortunate to be able to use the Elliott family as an example of the early settlers. They came from their tallgrass prairie homestead in Illinois to San Joaquin County in 1859," says David Stuart, director of the museum. "Their descendants preserved one of the six wagons that made up the Elliott family wagon train; it ...

January 28, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


EU High JROTC dinner Feb. 27

The East Union High JROTC Fundraiser Dinner is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 27, at Chez Shari, 305 North Union Road, Manteca.

January 28, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


Museum seeks volunteer docents

Volunteers are being sought to serve as docents for the Manteca Historical Society Museum.

January 28, 2015 | | People & Entertainment


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