~ Out & About Weekend Edition ~

Covering Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County, Eastern Madera County, 
Tuolumne County and Calaveras County

Official Yosemite Guide:
October 4 - December 5, 2017
('Click' link above to see large PDF file)

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(The weekend edition is usually up-dated on the Wednesday before the weekend)

Mariposa County 

BINGO first Friday of every month
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See you at BINGO!

Coulterville Happenings
Weekly: “Dine at the V”
Dinner $6, served 6-7 p.m. every Wednesday at the Tom Jenkins VFW Post #9454, 5019 Main St., Coulterville
Monthly: Northern Mariposa County History Center (NMCHC) Fund Raising Breakfasts
 Held the second Sunday of every month. Enjoy breakfast from 8 ‘till 11 a.m.
Call 209-878-3750 or go online to: CoultervilleHistoryCenter.org for additional information.

Upcoming 2017 Sunday Breakfast Dates:
November 12, December 10

Mariposa Farmers Market
Wednesdays through the end of October

Jamie Ervin, organizer for the Sierra Forest Legacy, will be in Mariposa Thursday, October 12 to offer
a conservation perspective on the opportunities presented by the new forest plans and what citizens
can do to help assure future protection of the places and species they care about the most. 
Ervin’s slide presentation and discussion... at the monthly program of the Yosemite Area Audubon Society...

Besides news about defeating Congressman Tom McClintock, the next Mariposa Democratic Club
will host a Salon, with a guest moderator, on Saturday, October 14, 9:45 a.m.,
at the Miners Roadhouse at 5159 Hwy. 140 in Mariposa.

What is a Salon? According to Wikipedia, a Salon is a gathering of people under the roof of
an inspiring host, held partly to amuse one another and partly to refine the taste and
increase the knowledge of the participants through conversation...

 10 14 17 Farm Bureau Dinner sm

SPCA Billy
     SPCA Hours & Days of Operation:     
Tuesday through Saturday
Adoption: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Yard Sale - 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
“Please Spay and Neuter Your Pets”
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 Free coffee every Saturday morning when you shop at the SPCA Yard Sale.
 Go into the shelter office and enjoy a cup!

You can help the shelter animals by donating items to the “forever” yard sale located at the shelter. 
For drop off, items must be in working condition, and clothes must be clean. 
Located at 5599 Highway 49 North just before the county recycling center. 
Every day, folks drop off really cool stuff and we offer them for sale at bargain prices. 
So, come by and shop till you drop! 

This is a real shopper’s paradise! For more info call the shelter at 209-966-5275.
   ~ Upcoming Events ~    
21st Annual Gold Rush
Art Show & Sale Begins
October 23 in Mariposa with
Reception on November 5
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Eastern Madera County, Oakhurst & North Fork 

10 12 17 Wheeler Town Hall Ahwahnee

Comedy Show at the Pines
Friday, October 13
After five months of hiatus, Comedy Show is back on the schedule with a new host,
Stephen Furey and three great comedians:

Mitch Burrow
Felicia Folkes
Jason Cheny

Come catch a healthy dose of Laughs at Bass Lake!
Doors open @ 7:00 p.m.
Comedy Show 8:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m.
Tickets will be available for purchase at the door for $15.00; pending they are not sold out.
This Comedy Show is not for the light hearted: Mature audiences only, 18+.
Free Parking.
Food & Beverage available.
Visit website for more information & tickets

10 13 17 Fall Festival 1
Friday, October 13: 4:00 pm -10:00 pm
Saturday, October 14: 10:00 - 6:00 pm
$2 per person
(food, drinks and rides additional)

Live Music ~ Entertainment ~ Wine Tasting ~ Food Court
Family Fun Activities ~ Local Artists ~ Craft Vendor Booths 
Oakhurst Community Park 
(49074 Civic Circle, Oakhurst - Behind Hwy 41 & 49 in Oakhurst)
10 13 17 Fall Festival Band Line Up_______________________________________________
10 13 17 Fall Festival w Pete the CatStorytime featuring Pete the Cat books: 10:45 a.m.
Meet & Greet: Pete the Cat 11:00 a.m.
Storytime featuring Pete the Cat books: 1:15 p.m.
Meet & Greet: Pete the Cat 1:30 p.m.
Storytime featuring Pete the Cat books: 2:45 p.m.

Meet & Greet: Pete the Cat 3:00 p.m.

10 13 17 Chukchansi Pow Wow 110 13 17 Chukchansi Pow Wow 2For more information visit: ChukchansiGold.com/chukchansi-pow-wow

10 14 17 NFWC Chili cook off
10 14 17 North Fork Oktoberfest

Yosemite Renaissance 32 logoYosemite Renaissance 32 bear smSaturday, October 14 through Sunday, November 26
~ Reception on Saturday, October 21 ~

Yosemite Renaissance is an annual exhibit that presents diverse artistic interpretations
of Yosemite and the Sierra Nevada. This year, 65 works were selected from 846 entries.
The exhibit includes paintings, sculpture, textiles, photographs and
3-dimensional works by artists from across the country.

Gallery 5, Yosemite Gateway Gallery Row, 40982 Hwy 41, Oakhurst
For more information visit: YosemiteRenaissance.org

   ~ Upcoming Events     
Calaveras County/ Angels Camp/ Murphy's

Calaveras County Visitors Bureau

Tuolumne County/ Sonora/ Groveland

Tuolumne County Upcoming Events