Arts & Entertainment

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 ...

Drought and sculpture collide in February at Ridley Gallery

Between now and Feb. 19 the Ridley Gallery at Sierra College will be hosting its exhibit, Invented Abundance, featuring the sculptures of Mollie Oblinger. A reception will be held ...

Historic author to give talk in Rocklin

The Rocklin History Series continues on Feb. 22 with a live presentation by historian Kathy Smith, co-author of “The Sage of Smarsville: the collected stories of George Rigby ...

Sierra College students launch new art exhibit

A new art show will be on display until Feb. 7 highlighting the work of Sierra College students who have won scholarships for their excellence and dedication. The exhibit ...