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Local Area Tidbits

11/30/2008 04:00PM ● Published by Super Admin

December is National Read-a-New-Book Month, so check out your local library and pick up a new read...

Apple Hill season is not over! Madrona Vineyards in Apple Hill invites the public to kick off the holiday season with “Christmas in the Cellar,” wine sipping, food sampling and holiday shopping included, on December 6. Special wines will be available! Email karenthomas@madronavineyards.com for more information...

On December 5, David Girard Vineyards will host its Repeal of Prohibition event from 4 to 8 p.m. Visit davidgirardvineyards.com for a list of participating Speakeasies to visit to get the secret password for entrance to the party; $15 per person, $20 per couple, or $5 for a designated driver. Proceeds will be donated to Mother Lode Rehabilitation Enterprise of Placerville...

The annual Christmas Parade in Historic Downtown Placerville will take place December 7 at 1 p.m., rain or shine, starting at the Mountain Democrat parking lot and heading west on Main Street...

Habitat for Humanity of El Dorado County holds board meetings the second Tuesday of every month in Placerville. Contact Candy Alexander at 916-718-5565 or candyalex@aol.com for information...

The Gold Country Woodworkers meet the first Monday of the month at Shepherd of the Hills Church in Shingle Springs. Call John Brideson at 916-933-0488 to get involved...

Join area women at a designated session to create Quilts of Love for needy children this Christmas. Call 530-672-2223 or e-mail sothus@sbcglobal.net for meeting times and location...

Cantare Chorale, sponsored by the El Dorado Community Concert Association, will present an annual Christmas concert series December 10. For location and ticket information, call 530-622-4218...

The Cameron Park Rotary Community Observatory offers a heavenly view of the winter night sky. Visit communityobservatory.com for viewing conditions and special events...

Remember Red Hawk Casino’s grand opening is expected this month! Exciting property details include 2,000 slot machines, 75 table games, six restaurants,  and more than 3,000 lighted and covered parking spaces. Visit redhawkcasino.com for more information...

Sierra Vista Bank also welcomes a new face. Lourdes Lewis joined the Cameron Park branch November 3, as the AVP Business Banking Specialist...

Reader Appreciation Lunches...We love getting feedback from our readers, so FoothillStyle invites you to a Reader’s Appreciation Lunch (date TBA) to discuss your likes and dislikes; there will be good conversation and good food! Send our editor an email at desiree@sierrastyle.com and let us know if you’d like to join us for lunch in the near future!

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