Arts & Entertainment

Music store owner reaches out to young musicians

Van Morin, owner of Rock-Land Music for nearly 60 years, wants student musicians to have top quality instruments. “Better instruments make better players,” claims Van Morin. In ...

Kick up your heels for great cause

It’s time to slip on your stilettos and bring hope to a child with cancer. An afternoon of wine tasting, culinary delicacies, exclusive shoes, and accessory shopping at a Rockli ...

Info meeting for upcoming production July 26

An information meeting for parents of children interested in performing in the Rocklin Community Theater?s production of ?The Little Mermaid? will be held at 7 p.m. on July 26 at t ...

Orchestra 'goes live' for summer production

In addition to showcasing local teen actors, Rocklin Community Theater Company?s summer production of ?Thoroughly Modern Millie? features a live orchestra. The madcap tale of roman ...

Things to do from July 20 to July 28

Friday, July 20Bunco fundraiser supporting Relay for Life of Rocklin starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Sierra College cafeteria on the Rocklin campus, 5000 Rocklin Road. Entry fee $20. Se ...

Bringing the '20s to life in song and dance

A madcap tale of romance and adventure set in The Roaring 20s, ?Thoroughly Modern Millie? will open Friday night at the Finnish Temperance Hall. The production, featuring teenage c ...

Things to do from July 13 through July 21

Friday, July 13Health and Safety Night theme of Evening in the Park summer concert from 7 to 9 p.m. in Johnson-Springview Park on Fifth Street. Admission free. Variety of food vend ...

Things to do from July 6 through July 14

Friday, July 6Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 311 Vernon St. in RosevilleFree peer support group for people coping with depression from 1 to 3 p.m. at Placer Independent Re ...

Patriotic music extravaganza this weekend

American Idol finalist Danny Gokey featured performer By Gloria Beverage Placer Herald Editor Celebrate America, a family-friendly music extravaganza honoring military personnel a ...

Rocklin gymnast displays her talent on game show

Rocklin resident Alyssa Oh, 9, will be one of the featured contestants on Nickelodeon?s ?Figure It Out? game show airing Monday. During the episode, ?Big Time Rush? live action sta ...

Things to do from June 22 to July 1

Friday, June 22McLaughlin Theater Company will present “Seussical the Musical” at 8 p.m. at the Newcastle School Amphitheater, 8951 Valley View Dr. Tickets are $12 gene ...

Patriotic music extravaganza hosted by local church

For the past three years, Destiny Christian Church has presented a patriotic music extravaganza on the weekend prior to America?s Independence Day. This year, the gift of ?Celebrat ...

Hot rods, low riders, vintage Volks at fair

The theme, ?Race to the Fair? for this year?s Placer County Fair has brought the popular Classic Car Show to the front and center. For many years the fair has hosted hot rods and ...

Things to do from June 15 through June 23

Friday, June 15Kevin Brock, professional Northern California fishing guide, will be the featured speaker at the Rooster Tails Fishing club breakfast at 9 a.m. at Auburn Elks Lodge, ...