Things to do: March 31

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Thursday, March 31 Rocklin High School presents “Wild Oats” running through April 2. Shows are at 7 p.m. March 31 and April 1 and 2 in the Katie Taylor Memorial Theater at Rocklin High School. Tickets are $6 for general and $5 for senior citizens and students with ASB card. Tickets can be purchased in the RHS Storm Cellar during school hours, and at the door, which opens 30 minutes prior to show time. 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. Saturday, April 2 Learn all about Rocklin’s camps at the 2011 Got Camps Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Blue Oaks Town Center, 6656 Lonetree Blvd. in Rocklin. This expo is hosted by Rocklin Recreation and First Step Sports Marketing Group. Info: Rocklin Youth Theatre presents “Let Your Hair Down, Rapunzel” through April 3. Shows are 2 p.m. on April 2 and 3 at the Sunset Plaza Theatre, 6015 Pacific St. No. 7, Rocklin. Tickets are $7 in advance and can be purchased by calling (916) 632-7197. Tickets are also available at the door for $10, 30 minutes prior to show time. Info: A Springtime Affair — the 13th annual fashion show luncheon will be held at 11:15 a.m. at the Timber Creek Ballroom in Sun City Roseville. Fashions are courtesy of Dress Barn and Brooks Brothers. In addition, the luncheon will feature a raffle and cash drawing. Tickets to fashion show/luncheon are $32 per person. All proceeds will benefit Trauma Services at Sutter Roseville Medical Center. Info: Mary Ann O’Kane at (916) 961-4420. Loomis Quilt and Fiber Guild Biennial Quilt Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at Blue Goose Fruit Shed 3550 Taylor Road, Loomis. California first responders and members of Bikers Against Child Abuse will ride side-by-side leading this year’s National Child Abuse Prevention Month motorcycle run. Sign-ins start at 11 a.m. at Roller King, 889 Riverside Ave. in Roseville. The event is open to the public with a minimum $15 contribution getting participants a pin and lunch along with 10 raffle tickets. Info: Kathleen Moore at (916) 259-4396 or In celebration of 71 years of performing magic, magician, teacher, and broadcaster, Lloyd Shaffer will hold a “hands on” magic class for adults titled Put Some Magic in Your Life. This two-day introductory Saturday morning “magic packed” workshop will cover a multitude of “how-to’s.” Pre-registration is required. The class will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Sierra College Community Education, 333 Sunrise Ave. Ste 300, Roseville. Info: Community Education office at (916) 781-6280 or Sunday, April 3 Placer Nature Center and UCCE Placer County Master Gardeners have teamed up to present Composting from 1-2:30 p.m. Placer Nature Center has one of the best collections of composting systems in the area. Come learn which type is best for you, and how to turn yard and kitchen waste into a natural amendment for your garden at Placer Nature Center, 3700 Christian Valley Road in Auburn. Info: Call (530) 878-6053 or visit It is time to lace up your running shoes — The 8th annual Run Rocklin 5K and 12K event will be held at 8 a.m. at Johnson-Springview Park, Rocklin. Adults are $29, youth 18 and under are $15. Info: Monday, April 4 Rocklin High School Boosters Club is sponsoring an E-Waste fundraiser to support the Boosters Club Scholarship Fund from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rocklin High School, 5301 Victory Lane, Rocklin through April 9. Wednesday, April 6 The Rocklin Library Book Club will discuss "Bee Season" by Myla Goldberg from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Rocklin Library, 4890 Granite Drive, Rocklin. Session is free and open to the public. Info: Call (916) 624-3133. Free Smart Cycling Clincs will be held from noon to 1 p.m. in conference rooms 1 and 2 at the City of Roseville Civic Center. The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency and City of Roseville are offering one-hour clinics on bike safety. Info: RSVP at or To submit an item for the calendar e-mail details to