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Things to do: April 21

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Thursday, April 21 Jessup hosts first art show entitled “Wired Artists.” Fine artists whose lives and work are inter-connected through online blogging will be featured in an inaugural art exhibition at the William Jessup University Library. The artwork will be on display and available for sale through May 12. The free art show will be open to the public from 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Info: www.jessup.edu/arts. Outta the Blue Poetry Series from 7-9 p.m. at the Blue Line Gallery, 405 Vernon St. Suite 100 in Roseville. Bob Stanley and Lawrence Dinkins will lead poetry readings with accompaniment from guitarist Ross Hammond. Info: (916) 783-4117. Saturday, April 23 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. Holy Cross Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 10 a.m. at 4701 Grove St., Rocklin. Info: www.holycrosspreschool.org. Sunday, April 24 The annual Easter egg hunt will be held at 1 p.m. at Johnson-Springview Park, 5480 5th St. in Rocklin. Hosted by the city of Rocklin and the Rocklin Firefighters Association, the hunt is open to children ages 10 and under. Info: Rocklin Fire Department at 625-5300. Celebrate Easter Sunday with a brunch at Sunset Whitney Country Club. There will also be a mini Easter egg hunt for the kids and a special appearance by the Easter Bunny. Info: 624-2402; www.sunsetwhitney.com. Tuesday, April 26 Googling Skills For The Genealogist is the topic on which Lynn Brown will speak to the Roseville Genealogical Society at 1 p.m. at the Maidu Community Center, 1550 Rocky Ridge Drive, Roseville. She has been involved with family history research for the past 35 years The public is welcome to attend the meeting. Info: Contact Gerry Sawyer at (916) 624-0373. Saturday, April 30 Star Eco Station’s Children Earth Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4465 Granite Dr. #700 in Rocklin. For tickets, call (916) 632-8347. Info: www.ecostation.org. Thursday, May 5 The sixth annual South Placer County National Day of Prayer Breakfast will be held 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. Saturday, June 11 Placer Nature Center and UCCE Placer County Master Gardeners have teamed up once again to present Beneficial Insects from 1-4 p.m. From 1-2:30 p.m., learn about beneficial predators and try your hand at finding and identifying them in the demo garden. Then, from 2:30 —4 p.m., there will be a special class and activity for children to introduce them to the best-known and charming beneficial insect, the lady beetle. Tuesday, June 21 The Gloves and Shovels Garden Club meets the third Tuesday of each month thru June. The meetings are held at 10 a.m. at the Renesas Electronics of America, Inc. building, 7501 Foothills Blvd., Roseville. Thursday, June 30 Rocklin High Boy’s basketball first annual golf tournament “From the Hardwood to the Green” will be held at Sunset Whitney Country Club, Rocklin. Info: tsel44@gmail.com or 420-4033. To submit an item for the calendar e-mail details to placerherald@goldcountrymedia.com.