Arts & Entertainment

Rocklin singer-song writer looks to shake area with ‘California vibes’

Jeanette Hawkins may be a young songwriter, but her time spent in a bleaker part of the world has left an enduring belief in music’s power to heal the spirit. Now, as she mak ...

Rocklin's upcoming events

Thursday, April 2 Happy Hour with the Chamber’s Ignite Young Professionals at Paul Martin’s American Grill, 1455 Eureka Road, Suite 100 in Roseville. Free. Info: (916) ...

Rocklin High brings ‘Clue’ to the mystery of the stage

Inspired by the timeless board game, Rocklin High School’s theater students are bringing a comedic convoy of sleuthing to the stage with their rendition of “Clue.&rdquo ...

Rocklin to see Vocal Jazz Singers Friday night

On Friday, April 10 the Sierra College Music Department will host its Vocal Jazz Recital. Audience members will get to see the range and versility of Sierra’s Jazz Voices an ...

Rocklin’s Ridley Gallery to host ‘Pass the Baton’

The Blue Line Arts Gallery is partnering with Rocklin’s Ridley Gallery to host a special three-week ceramic exhibit called “Passing the Baton” in April. Represen ...

Rocklin’s new comic book store keeps true to tradition

Born in the cultural chaos reeling through the Great Depression and into World War II, comic book superheroes have been called the true pantheon of a new American mythos; and the t ...

Rocklin’s ‘shorties’ shine bright

People who need to give presentations at work try it. Writers use it to loosen up and get more creative. Empty nesters take classes because, well, what else are they going to do? ...

Rocklin mom finds her calling with new podcast

There’s a new voice in Rocklin, and it’s hoping to come through your speakers and ear buds with sophisticated, cerebral conversation aimed at helping elevate the commun ...

Family-owned music store in Rocklin thinks big

In 2004, a psychology professor at the University of Toronto published a landmark study connecting music education to increased intelligence in young children. The idea that kids e ...

Granddaughter of Rocklin founding father makes a name in the art world

Rocklin artist Diane Ruhkala Bell creates contemporary works flavored with the memories and artifacts of her family’s granite mining history. Bell lives on Winding Lane, clo ...

Rocklin’s popular jazz man, biz owner dies at 89

Longtime Rocklin resident Fred Morgan, an accomplished musician who entertained music lovers for more than 70 years, died last Friday. The 89-year-old founder of Fred Morgan&rsquo ...

Rocklin to see big art/faith event

It occurs to some event planners at William Jessup University that what they do as religious educators, especially in subjects of the arts, is related to creativity – that th ...

Whitney High gets shaking with 'All Shook Up'

Whitney High School’s musical theater presents “All Shook Up” between Feb. 26 and March 11.  Featuring the songs of Elvis Presley, the play is set in 1955 in ...

Rocklin High brings ‘Beauty and the Beast’ to the stage

Rocklin High School’s music and theater students are presenting a rendition of the classic tale “Beauty and the Beast” between now and Feb. 21.The school invites ...

Submissions being accepted for Rockln’s Snowflake art show

The Rocklin Fine Arts Group is inviting area artists to enter the annual Snowflake Art Show that runs between Feb. 28 to March 1. The show will be held at the Rocklin Events Center ...