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Art in Motion: A Teen Art & Film Festival

Art in Motion: A Teen Art & Film Festival

The youth led Teen Action Committee of Elk Grove is putting on a Teen Art & Film Festival.

On Saturday, April 5th, Come join our celebration for the arts!

Art Gallery and Reception: 6pm-7pm

Film Festival: 7pm- 9pm

Venue: located in the ballroom at Wackford,

Free admission. Free food. Free drinks. Free entertainment. Good times.

Strive for Strength offers great opportunity to teenage girls!

Strive for Strength offers great opportunity to teenage girls!

Strive for Strength is hosting a powerful daylong retreat April 14, which addresses some of the issues teenage girls are facing every day, such as family and friend relationships, bullying, social pressures and self-image.  

As part of the day's event, attendees will have the opportunity to listen to leaders, who will bring their own examples of empowerment and what it means to be a young woman today. Scheduled speakers/mentors are:

*Lauren Cook - a recent graduate from UCLA with a double major in communication studies and psychology, and the author of "The Sunny Side Up!", which focuses on gratitude and goal setting.

* Noelle Bean - a singer and songwriter from Los Angeles, who says she writes about real life and wants to inspire young people through her music.  

Waterwise Gardening: Elk Grove Library

Waterwise Gardening: Elk Grove Library
Waterwise Gardening: Elk Grove Library
05-03-2014 - 05-03-2014
Sacramento Public Library
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Sat 11am-Noon
Learn what you can do to maintain your yard
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2014 Weekly Challenge #12: Declutter and get ready to SWAP!

2014 Weekly Challenge #12: Declutter and get ready to SWAP!

2014 Weekly Challenge #12: Declutter and get ready to SWAP!

This week’s challenge is to de-clutter your closets!

The Mama Bootcamp Clothing Swap is coming soon - Sunday May 4, 2014 to be exact!  Clear your closet and bring clothing to your  Bootcamp Coach.  All the Mamas will be given an opportunity to "shop" through the donated items on May 4 and take what they need to fit their healthier bodies.  You don't need to donate to shop, but the more donations we have, the more variety and opportunity there will be.

Franklin Book Sale and Food Drive

Franklin Book Sale and Food Drive
Franklin Book Sale and Food Drive
05-10-2014 - 05-10-2014
Sacramento Public Library
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Sat 10am-3pm
Bring two non-perishable food items for a free adult book, or one perishable food item for a children’s book
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Art of Excellence Show 2014

Art of Excellence Show 2014
Art of Excellence Show 2014
05-03-2014 - 05-04-2014
Elk Grove Artists
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 402-7987
kelsterbelster@yahoo.com
 
Start Time(s): Sat & Sun 10am-5pm
Elk Grove Artists will be showcasing the work of local creatives in this show juried by Margaret Woodcock, MFA Mediums to be featured include: -Watercolor/gouache -Oils and acrylic painting -Drawing (pencil, ink and charcoal) -Mixed media -Pastels -Photography -3D Sculpture
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Teen Poets and Writers

Teen Poets and Writers
Teen Poets and Writers
03-18-2014 - 03-18-2014
Sacramento Public Library
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Tues 4pm
Are you working on poetry you want to share with an audience? Do you also want advice on that comic or short story you are working on? Share your writing with other teen writers and receive advice on how to write better!
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