Tag Archives: Carmichael

Del Dayo and Fulton-El Camino Youth soccer clubs draw hundreds of kids to the sport

Many of us played soccer as youths, whether it was because we showed a genuine interest, a particular knack for the game, or (more likely) our parents just wanted us out of the house in the afternoons. Luckily for local

‘Where the Wild Things Are’: An open juried art show to benefit the Effie Yeaw Nature Center

“Painting Where the Wild Things Are”, an open juried art show at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center benefiting the Effie Yeaw Nature Center. May 7-25, 2013. Regional artists will submit paintings, sculpture and textile art of the American River Parkway

Fundraising Event for the Carmichael Elks Charities

A Free Electronic Waste Drop off will be held March 9. Participants won’t even have to get out of their cars. On site shredding will be done by Shred-It for $5 a box donation requested. Elks National Foundation’s mission is

Carmichael Triplets Earn Eagle Scout Award

Sunday evening, February 10th Patrick, Sean and Kenneth Jagerson were awarded the Eagle Scout Award.  They are all members of Troop 376, located at the LDS Church at Garfield and Locust.  It is the highest award in Scouting and only

Something to Bark About: Carmichael Library Helps Kids Learn Reading Through “Read to a Dog” Programs

Every Tuesday, about 25 children ranging in ages from five to 10 come to the Carmichael Library after school to work on their reading skills. They’re not reading to a librarian, or a tutor or a teacher. Instead, they’re reading

Chautauqua Playhouse to open ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ Jan. 18

Chautauqua Playhouse, in association with Celebration Arts, announces its production of “Driving Miss Daisy” by Alfred Uhry, opening on January 18th at the Playhouse.  The show will run on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.

American Watercolor Traveling Watercolor Exhibit now showing at Sacramento Fine Arts Center

The American Watercolor Society Traveling Exhibition has made its way from New York to Carmichael at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, the only venue on the West Coast. World class artists, Vangeli, Wiegardt, Birnbaum and California’s own Frank Eber, whose

Volunteers work to restore Jensen Botanical Garden

The volunteer group Friends of Jensen Botanical Garden was asked by the Carmichael Recreation and Park District to restore/rejuvenate Charles C. Jensen Botanical Garden and since January 2004, when FJBG went into action, the volunteers have logged more than 6,051

Jack’s House of Music served local musical needs for multiple generations

Editor’s note: This is the eighth part of a series regarding the history of the “four corners” of Watt and El Camino avenues. The northwest corner of Watt and El Camino avenues has for many years included a wide variety

33 years of Scrooge at the Chautauqua Playhouse

Northern California’s favorite holiday musical, Scrooge, will be presented at the Chautauqua Playhouse, 5325 Engle Rd. in the La Sierra Community Center in Carmichael. This is the 33rd year that Scrooge will be presented during the holiday season. Scrooge opened