A special yoga class, “The Yoga of Lady Nyguma,” will be offered Thursday from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Davis Holistic Health Center, 1403 Fifth St., Davis. This ancient sequence is designed to gently free the inner energy channels. All classes are free, but donations are gratefully accepted. The class is presented by ACI […]
An introductory course to the Buddhist spiritual journey, “The Lam Rim: Steps on the Path to Enlightenment,” will be offered from 7:30 to 9 p.m. June 19, 21, 22 and 26 at the Davis Holistic Health Center, 1403 Fifth St. Also included is a weekend retreat from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 23, […]
Those planning to enter one of the many Yolo County Fair exhibitions and contests must submit entry forms to the fair office by Friday. Residents of Yolo, Solano, Colusa, Sutter and Yuba counties are invited to enter their homemade products in the Yolo County Fair in the following categories for adults: baked foods, clothing, canned foods, […]
Sidetracked — front row, from left, Pat Roth, autoharp and vocals; Anne Barre, bass and vocals; and Mary Miles, percussion and vocals; and back row, from left, John Palmer, fiddle, mandolin, Irish whistles, guitar and accordion; Greg Roth, guitar, harmonica and vocals; Mark Helmar, guitar; and Drew Allen, guitar, harmonica and vocals — will perform […]
The Bolshoi Ballet is one of the world’s most famous ballet companies, and to study at the Russian school is a dream most ballerinas have but few ever realize.
It’s a dream that will come true this summer for 21-year-old Kaitlin Coppinger, who has been accepted to study with the Bolshoi School of Ballet in Moscow as well as the Joffrey Ballet School in New York. She leaves Sunday.
The journey to Bolshoi wasn’t an easy or even obvious one for Coppinger, who started her ballet studies at the age of 2 in Woodland. When it came time for her first ballet examination at age 5, she froze and couldn’t find the courage to perform the routine.
LiftOff, a division of Sacramento-based Vision Launchers LLC, is offering area businesses the opportunity to win a $17,000 makeover package consisting of a custom website, photo session, video commercial, logo design, marketing consultation and social media training. “Small businesses are vital to our region. In today’s economy, we’ve spoken with a number of small businesses […]
A new University of California report released last week outlining necessary steps to increase the state’s use of local renewable energy is backing two policies being pursued by state Sen. Lois Wolk, D-Davis. “California has one of the most ambitious renewable energy programs in the country, with a target of procuring 33 percent of its […]
Had enough political campaign literature for a while? Probably, but if you’re interested in taking a look at some that goes back over time, drop by the Hattie Weber Museum of Davis on Wednesday, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. The exhibit features the local political collection of Davis resident John Mott-Smith. Most of the […]
Davis Community Church is offering a weekend workshop for people seeking harmony in their work, family and community relationships. Alternatives to Violence Project is an experiential program, helping people peacefully resolve conflict, the root of violence. It is also a community program, offering a new approach for community groups, social service agencies, schools, youth organizations […]
Yolo County Supervisor Don Saylor will be available to chat with constituents from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 20, at Mishka’s Cafe, 610 Second St. in downtown Davis. Local residents are invited to drop by share community concerns and questions about county issues and operations. Saylor may be reached on Yolo County business at […]
Clairelee Bulkley — who first played in the UC Davis Symphony Orchestra during the 1960-61 season — is stepping down after decades as a member of the violin section. Bulkley was honored at the orchestra’s June 1 concert with a plaque and framed photographs in recognition of her many decades as a participant. Her deep […]
Check it out What: “What Do You See?,” an evening of dance and discovery When: 7-9 p.m. Saturday Where: John Natsoulas Gallery, 521 First St. Admission: Free Picture this: It’s Saturday night, and you find yourself checking out the art at the Natsoulas Gallery. But wait, some of the art is moving! The Linda Bair […]
“Midnight in Paris,” a 2011 U.S./Spanish film written and directed by Woody Allen, will wrap up the International Film Series’ season on Friday. The series is co-sponsored by the United Nations Association of Davis and International House. Doors at I-House, 10 College Park, open at 7:30 p.m. and the film begins promptly at 8 p.m. The film […]
Thursday is the new Friday in Winters, as Route 3 Wines kicks off the weekend with a complimentary wine-tasting paired with artisan cheese and chocolate truffles. The fun runs from 6 to 8 p.m. at RootStock, 22 Main St. in downtown Winters. On Friday, Denny Colleret of Vacaville, lead singer in a Johnny Cash tribute […]