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11/21/2020 - Bear Valley XC Ski & Snowshoe "Soft Opening" This Weekend
Bear Valley, CA...Due to better than expected snow conditions we are opening groomed trails in the meadow this weekend. Details: Saturday and Sunday only, 9am - 12pm. Half-price trail passes, Half-price ski & snowshoe rentals, New & used gear available, Lessons available, No sledding and tubing, No Meadow Cafe. The trails will close again on Monday until our next projected opening day of Nov. 27th.

BVAC Operations & COVID-19
The Bear Valley Adventure Company (BVAC) is excited to offer cross country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, and tubing experiences for the 2020/2021 winter season. Since COVID-19 is alive and well, we have instituted some new rules in order to keep everyone safe. Help keep the Bear Valley winter wonderland open by supporting the following changes. Click here for details.

Adventure Tip: Now is an excellent time to check your ski equipment and make sure everything is in good working order. New skis, boots, poles, and clothing are arriving in the store daily, and we plan to be open for ski repair and tuning services by Nov. 21st.

11/07/2020 - Skyline Bear Valley Winter Job Fair is November 7th!
Arnold, CA...Skyline Bear Valley Winter Job Fair, When: Saturday November 7, 2020, Where: Bistro Espresso 1225 Oak Cir Drive, Arnold, CA, What: hiring for all positions/departments. ON the spot interviews, Event will be held outside. from 10 am - 2 pm, Bear Valley resort 2280 highway 207 Bear Valley, Ca 209-753-2301

Skyline Bear Valley Resort Winter 2020/2021
Employee Benefits
Employees must be actively employed to receive these benefits/privileges:
• Free Season Pass to ski/snowboard – while actively employed only
• Free Dependent Season Passes (based on employee status / classification)
• Competitive Pay – locally and within the industry
• Free Employee Shuttle to/from Mountain daily beginning in Murphys
• $10 Employee Standard Equipment Rental (ski or snowboard) – this is an occasional privilege; employees should purchase their own ski/board gear
• $20 Dependent Standard Ski/Snowboard Equipment Rental
• 50% off Demo Equipment Rentals from Reba Sports (employees only)
• Free Group Lessons, Sun-Fri, non-holiday/peak (with a paying customer)
• $25 two-hour group lessons for employee dependents ages 4+
• 25-50% off Team Programs for dependent(s), varies based on classification
• 25% off Retail Purchases at Reba Sports (employees only)
• 50% off Helmet Purchase for Employees at Reba Sports (limit one per season)
• 25% discount on purchases at the General Store (excludes alcohol and the deli)
• 25% off Food Purchases at all BVM locations (cafeteria, coffee café and BBQ’s)
• 25% off Food Purchases at Skyhigh Pizza Pub, Creekside Bistro and Grizzly Bar
• 30% Discount on lodging at Bear Valley Lodge, mid-week, non-holiday; (eligible employee must book reservation; based on availability)
• Discounted Friends and Family Lift Ticket Vouchers; one per paycheck, starting the last pay period of December
• Direct Deposit of paychecks
• Bear Valley Adventure Company (Cross Country resort) – Free daily trail pass for XC skiing or snowshoeing valid Sunday thru Friday (non-holiday) only.
$5 XC equipment/tube/sled rentals for all employees; free for managers
** All programs and prices subject to change with or without notice **
11/11/2020 - California State Parks Honors Military Community with Free Admission to 133 Park Units on Veterans D
Sacramento, CA...California State Parks is honoring the service of veterans, as well as active and reserve personnel, by offering free admission to 133 state parks on Veterans Day, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020.  “We understand this has been a challenging year with the ongoing pandemic and the recent wildfires,” said California State Parks Director Armando Quintero. “California State Parks is proud to be able to honor our military community by thanking them for their service and sacrifices to our country. We hope they can enjoy one of our beautiful parks with their loved ones.”

Participating parks include the California State Railroad Museum and Railtown 1897 State Historic Park along with state vehicular recreation areas such as CarnegieClay PitEastern Kern County Onyx RanchHollister HillsHungry Valley and Oceano Dunes. The park units that honor historic military sites or veterans from the Mexican-American War to the Cold War include:

A full list of the participating park units can be found online at In order to enter the park units for free, a valid military ID or a California driver’s license identifying the individual as a veteran must be shown to park staff.


As a reminder, COVID-19 guidelines are still in effect at all state park units. Please be sure to plan ahead by visiting the individual webpages of the park unit, especially for museums and some state historic parks as there is a 25% visitor capacity limit. For detailed information on how to recreate responsibility during the pandemic, please visit For tips on how to recreate responsibly in the outdoors, please visit


Assembly Bill 150 (Olsen), signed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. in 2013, authorized California State Parks to offer veterans, active duty and reserve military personnel from the United States Armed Forces and the National Guard of any state a reduced fee or free day use at participating state parks.



10/31/2020 - Halloween Trunk or Treat at Chapel in the Pines
Arnold, CA...We invite our community to join us for this fun event! Covid-19 safety precautions will be in place. Please wear a mask! Bring your own trick or treat bag!

Chapel is an Evangelical Covenant Church that enjoys sharing God’s loving support in a bible-based, straightforward manner. Whether you're a full-time resident, here part-time or on vacation, we delight in your presence and welcome you to join us.

Chapel in the Pines
2286 Cedar Ln Arnold, CA 95223
10/31/2020 - Halloween Pumpkin Patch Estravaganza & Haunted Forrey
Arnold, CA...!!!!BE AFRAID!!!! Get ready for one of the Spookiest nights in 2020!!!! Come experience the very spooky but kid friendly Haunted Cameo Plaza Forrey!!!! Also enjoy kids costume contest, prizes, games, and pumpkin painting contests!!! Spooky scavenger hunt, and tons of Candy!!!! Sponsored by the following community loving sponsors: Murphy's School of Music, Arnold School of Music, Artsy Partsy, Be afraid 😨!!!!!!!!

October 31st, 4 PM PDT – 7 PM
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10/24/2020 - Toy Story4 Showing at the Frogtown Drive-in on October 24th
Angels Camp, CA...Toy Story4 Showing at the Frogtown Drive-in Last day to purchase advance tickets is Friday! A special thank you to our event Special thank you to our Sponsor, Dignity Health Mark Twain Medical Center and our event organizer the Calaveras Film Commission. $25 parking fee or $20 in advance. 209.736.2561 (office closes at 4 p.m.) Limit 80 cars. We will have a food concession or you can bring your own. Get your tickets now.

10/13/2020 - Make Plans to Attend Taco Tuesday at Bistro Espresso Tonight
Arnold, CA...Super excited to have Charlie Mondo Mariscal! #TacoTuesday 10/13 from 6-8pm!

The Bistro serves fresh, made-to-order American cuisine and BBQ. We serve fair trade, organic espresso drinks and coffee and a variety of beers & wine. Open daily for breakfast and lunch and serve family-style dinner specials on Friday & Saturday.
10/11/2020 - Bear Valley Cross Country Trail Work Day Today - Oct. 11
Bear Valley, CA...Ever wonder what the cross country and snowshoe trails look like before the snow arrives? Join fellow Bear Valley Adventure Company enthusiasts to trim back branches, clear obstacles and help get the trails ready before winter. Afterward, a complimentary outdoor lunch will be served for participants while swapping tales and making predictions about the winter.


Meet at the Bear Valley Adventure Company at 10am on Sunday, October 11.

Wear long pants, long sleeve shirt, sun hat, face mask, leather gloves, sturdy shoes and prepare to work rain or shine.

If possible bring your own shovel, loppers, hand saws, etc. and a positive attitude!

All volunteers will be required to wear a face mask when working outside within 6 feet of another volunteer or at all times if working inside.

All volunteers must check in and sign a waiver.

A light lunch will be provided to everyone who volunteers.
10/11/2020 - Don't Miss the Big CalaverasGROWN Farmers' Market Today in Murphys
Murphys, CA...CalaverasGROWN Certified Farmers' Market, Sunday, in Murphys Community Park from 9AM to 1PM 🍒 🐝 💕 $2 in Market Bucks to the first 100 shoppers who stop by the information booth! Though the rain may have missed us, cooler temps have us indoors more and enjoying our creature comforts. Whether you're vegan, a vegetarian, carnivore or something in between, there's nothing better than a stew simmering on the stove or veggies grilling to make us feel all is right with the world. Much of the seasonal produce needed for your fall recipes or a bit of inspiration can be found at our market. Add a freshly baked bread or delicious dessert and you'll have everything necessary to create a memorable meal for family and friends.

There’s also something very special about knowing the people themselves who help put food on your table. And shopping outdoors in the fresh air is joyful, uplifting and healthy. Feel good knowing you are buying directly from the grower or producer, so your food has traveled fewer miles and been handled fewer times than grocery store items.

We welcome SNAP EBT customers with Market Match so your dollars go twice as far. Ask also about CalaverasGROWN's regional currency ✨Mother Lode Gold ✨ which stretches your money 10% further.

100% of the money you spend at farmers' markets goes directly to the farmer, helping their small business thrive and strengthening the local economy. Thank you for shopping local. Our governor has declared that farmers' markets are essential and we follow COVID guidelines.

ps – Our online “mobile market” will remain open throughout the year with many of the same local vendors you’ve come to know and appreciate. Visit or our Facebook site for more information.
Murphys Certified Farmers' Market
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10/03/2020 - The Big Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Debut at Middleton's Hallmark October 3-11
Angels Camp, CA...Join us to kick the holiday season off right! Get started early so you don't miss your favorite limited quantities and popular new releases! Shop all week long, Oct. 3-11 for the season's best Crown Rewards Bonus Points and a free tote bag with your purchase! Middleton's Gold Crown Hallmark will even be open Sunday, Oct 4 from 11am - 4pm for your shopping pleasure.

Middleton's Hallmark Shop in Mark Twain Center is here for all of your gift, ornament and card needs!

With a broad selection of year-round and seasonal giftsgift wrapKeepsake Ornaments and greeting cards, Middleton's Hallmark Shop located in Angels Camp, CA is the perfect store for all of your special occasions. Our gift and card shop has something to help you celebrate any special occasion, holiday or even ordinary day!

Celebrate Holidays with Hallmark

This gift shop’s selection includes cards and gifts for holidays including but not limited to:

Hallmark Helps You Show You Care

Let our kind, courteous staff help you celebrate life events large and small or show you care in moments of need. We’re proud to offer a wide selection of gifts and cards for important moments such as:
When you need to send support and encouragement, we offer a selection of thinking-of-youget well and sympathy cards. With Hallmark Gold Crown’s variety of products, including home decorpicture framesphoto albumsaccessoriesstationeryChristmas ornamentscandlescandybooksgift wrap, stuffed animals and more, we have gifts for kids and adults alike. Product selection and availability varies throughout the year, so stop by today and check out what’s in store for you at Middleton's Hallmark Shop. For questions, call us at (209) 736-4931.

You can also shop online anytime at

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