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Things to do: April 14

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Thursday, April 14 A Legacy of Undocumented Workers open forum will be held from 12:30-2 p.m. in the Rocklin Sierra College Dietrich Theater. The forum will cover the socio-economic, historical and political transformation of immigration in the United States. Moderated by Dr. Leo Chavez, Sierra College President, guests will participate in a conversation that promises to help in understanding one of the most challenging issues that face our nation. Visitors Day at the BNI Rocklin Success Connection Chapter of Rocklin from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Hacienda Sports Bar, 4810 Granite Drive. BNI is a business and professional networking organization whose primary purpose is to exchange qualified business referrals. Info: To reserve a space, contact Mikkel Moller at (530) 559-7822. AARP Tax Aide — free tax preparation service will be offered at the Rocklin Sunset Center for taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those age 60 and above. The first appointment is at 9 a.m. and the last appointment is at noon. They are spaced one hour apart and are offered every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday through April 14. Info: 625-5200. Friday, April 15 McLaughlin Studio Theatre will open their spring youth musicals with “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” at the State Theatre in Historic Auburn. Showtimes are 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Friday and 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Info: To buy your tickets, call (916) 652-6377 or e-mail mtctheatre@att.net. Saturday, April 16 Rocklin Clean-up Day — Landscapes and facilities crews, working in conjunction with Auburn Placer Disposal Services, will be at three locations collecting items that the normal trash collections will not take, including electronic waste. Drop off locations: Sierra College overflow parking lot at Rocklin Road and El Don Drive; City of Rocklin Corporation Yard, 4081 Alvis Court; Lone Tree Park at West Oaks and Lonetree boulevards. Info: Call Landscapes and Facilities at 625-5275 to make pick-up arrangements. There is a maximum of one pick-up load per resident. The Rocklin Library Book Club will discuss “Bee Season” by Myla Goldberg from 3-4:30 p.m. at the Rocklin Library, 4890 Granite Drive, Rocklin. Session is free and open to the public. Info: Call (916) 624-3133. The Foothills Farmers Market will be held every Saturday at the Blue Oaks Town Center RC Willey parking lot, 6636 Lonetree Blvd. in Rocklin. The market runs from 8 a.m. to noon and features fresh produce and local goods. Info: foothillfarmersmarket.com. Tuesday, April 19 The Gloves and Shovels Garden Club meeting will feature Chuck Bartlett of Bartlett’s Flowers and Gifts. He will do a presentation on unusual flower arrangements. The Gloves and Shovels Garden Club meets the third Tuesday of each month from September through June. The meetings are held at 10 a.m. at the Renesas Electronics of America, Inc. building, 7501 Foothills Blvd., Roseville. Thursday, May 5 The sixth annual South Placer County National Day of Prayer Breakfast at William Jessup University in Rocklin from 7 — 9 a.m. Keynote speaker is Don Brewster, founder and executive director of Agape International Missions.Tickets are $12 each for adults and $6 for students. For ticket information, visit www.jessup.edu/pray. Info: Call (916) 577-2373. Tuesday, May 17 The Gloves and Shovels Garden Club meets the third Tuesday of each month from September thru June. The meetings are held at 10 a.m. at the Renesas Electronics of America, Inc. building, 7501 Foothills Blvd., Roseville. To submit an item for the calendar e-mail details to placerherald@goldcountrymedia.com.