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Things to do: Sept. 16 issue

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Thursday, Sept. 16 Rocklin artists will be showing their work at the Auburn City Hall Art Show through Oct. 1. The show features 18 Rocklin artists and members of Rocklin Fine Arts. The show will be held at 1225 Lincoln Way in Auburn. Info: www.rocklinfinearts.org. Local artist, Megan Willis will be featured at the Fe Gallery, 1100 65th St., Sacramento through the month of September. Some of her paintings can be viewed at http://mmwillis.com. Info: 456-4455. Mother goose story time will be held for preschool-aged children at 11:15 a.m. Thursdays at the Rocklin Library, 5460 Fifth St. Friday, Sept. 17 Brett Brady of Bare Bones Guide Service, will be the guest speaker at the SIR Rooster Tails Fishing Club breakfast meeting at 8 a.m. at the Auburn Elk’s Lodge, 195 Pine St. in Auburn. The Lodge opens at 7:00 am with a large selection $12 buffet breakfast served at 8 a.m. Info: Jim Petruk, Club Chairman, 530-887-0479 or petrukjj@pacbell.net. Saturday, Sept. 18 Hot Chili & Cool Cars returns to Pacific Street in Rocklin. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. between Rocklin Road and Midas Street on Pacific Street. Info: 624-2548 or rocklinchamber.com. Rocklin Cub Scouts Pack 29 will hold a pancake breakfast at Hot Chili & Cool Cars from 6:30-11 a.m. This is the main fundraising event for 70 Rocklin Cub Scout boys ages 6 to 10. Tickets are $4 in advance and $5 the day of the event. Children under age 5 are free. Info: Jeff Sherer at 342-1823 or jeffreysherer@yahoo.com. The Foothills Farmers Market will be held every Saturday through Oct. 30 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. Camellia Koi Club presents 11th annual Koi Show at the Placer County Fairgrounds, Johnson Hall. The show will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 18 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 19. Monday, Sept. 20 Auditions for the Placer County Youth Orchestra will take place from 3:30-6 p.m. Sept. 20-21 at Valley Springs Presbyterian Church in Roseville. Placer County Youth Orchestra encompasses all string, woodwind, brass or percussion instrumentalists. Info: Margie Hartung: 624-7610; www.pcyo.org. Tuesday, Sept. 21 The Rocklin Friends of the Library will hold a book sale from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the library, 5460 Fifth St. Wednesday, Sept. 23 Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group meeting will take place at 7 p.m. at Casa de Santa Fe Clubhouse, 3201 Santa Fe Way, Rocklin. Info: 316-6618. Friday, Sept. 24 The grand opening for Showmasters Entertainment will take place at 5 p.m. at Coach’s within Strikes Center in Rocklin. Complimentary appetizers will be served from 5-6 p.m. The night also includes prize drawings, mechanical bull, sumo wrestling and a dance party to follow until 1 a.m. There will be a cover charge of $5 and you must be over age 21 starting at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25 The Foothills Farmers Market will be held every Saturday through Oct. 30 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. Bingo — Utilizing the expertise of Assistance League volunteers to call the games, the Mountain Mandarin Growers Association will present bingo at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed, 3550 Taylor Road, Loomis. To Submit an item for the calendar, e-mail details to placerherald@goldcountrymedia.com.