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Saturday, May 26
All Day 5th Annual Chaw’se Day Presented by Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians
All Day Exotic Bird Show
Until 04:00 PM 2nd Annual Peddlers' Faire
09:00 AM Memorial Day Library Book Sale
10:00 AM The Outhouse Collection Super Memorial Day Sale
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
06:00 PM Nicolas Lefler & Ras Beeken Dan at Big Trees Fitness
06:00 PM Stomp Box Kicks off Patio Party Concerts at Sequoia Woods
06:00 PM The 2018 Brice Station Hilltop Concert Series Kicks Off With Risky Biscuits On May 26th
06:00 PM Live Music with NN & The Control at Bistro Espresso May 26th
07:30 PM Music at Sequoia Woods...Next Up "STOMP BOX" on May 26!
09:00 PM JankTones Live at JJ's Dive Bar in Arnold
Sunday, May 27
All Day 5th Annual Chaw’se Day Presented by Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians
All Day Exotic Bird Show
Until 04:00 PM Memorial Day Library Book Sale
09:30 AM Grace Fellowship Church 65th Anniversary Celebration
Until 05:00 PM The Outhouse Collection Super Memorial Day Sale
11:00 AM Open House on Sunday, May 27 for Two Beautiful, New, Forest Meadows Homes!
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
03:00 PM Cool Beans Playing at the Cameo
04:00 PM Live Music
Monday, May 28
All Day Exotic Bird Show
06:30 PM Calaveras Community Band Memorial Day Concert
Tuesday, May 29
All Day Exotic Bird Show
Wednesday, May 30
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
01:00 PM Human Trafficking 101: Dispelling the Myths
Thursday, May 31
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
Friday, Jun 1
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy
Saturday, Jun 2
All Day Exotic Bird Show
08:00 AM Central Fire Pancake Breakfast
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
02:00 PM "Voices of Wisdom" Book Launch
Sunday, Jun 3
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Sunday Funday at Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
02:00 PM Fly Fishing Fly-Tying Class
Monday, Jun 4
All Day Exotic Bird Show
All Day Fly Fishing Fly-Tying Class
Tuesday, Jun 5
All Day Exotic Bird Show
08:00 AM National Garden Club Flower Show
All Day Fly Fishing Fly-Tying Class
Wednesday, Jun 6
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Fly Fishing Fly-Tying Class
Thursday, Jun 7
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Fly Fishing Fly-Tying Class
Friday, Jun 8
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Fly Fishing Fly-Tying Class
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy

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05/23/2018 - CCWD Public Rate Hearing: Wednesday May 23 @ 1 p.m.
San Andreas, CA...CCWD will be holding the much anticipate rate hearing on increasing water and sewer rates. This meeting comes after numerous community meetings, public comment periods, etc. We will attach PDF's of the agenda and rate outline below...


05/24/2018 - Honoring Our Veterans With Free Dental Care on May 24th
Angels Camp, CA...1st Impressions Dentistry is partnering with Calaveras County Veterans Services to honor and provide Free Dental Care and Services for veterans. There will to be over a dozen other vendors, a health van, food, and a variety of services available for our beloved Veterans who have sacrificed to serve our Nation.

Please join us for Freedom Day in Middleton’s Mark Twain Shopping Center on Thursday, May 24 from 9am-4pm. Dental care will be on a first come first serve bases. For questions, please call 209-736-9900

"A Day of Free, for a Lifetime of Freedom!"
04/26/2018 - CCWD Town Hall Meeting on Water & Sewer Rates April 26 in Valley Springs
Valley Springs, CA...What? Proposed water and sewer rate changes discussion. When? 6 p.m. Thursday April 26, 2018. Where? Veterans Hall, 300 Daphne Street, Valley Springs. Who? Dave Eggerton, General Manager. Jesse Hampton, Interim Director of Operations Stacey Lollar, Director of Customer Service. Joel Metzger, Manager of External Affairs. Jeff Davidson, Division 5 Director. Agenda: CCWD staff will present the District’s proposed water and sewer rate changes followed by a question and answer session. More information: Go to or contact Joel Metzger at or (209) 754-3123

A Short Introduction of Calaveras County Water District

Our History
The District was formed in 1946 under the laws of the State as a county water district for the purpose of providing water and sewer service to the residents of the Calaveras County. The District is also engaged in the development of hydroelectric power for financial support and development of water supplies. We have operated continuously since 1947.

The District is a political subdivision of the State of California and is not part of, or under the control of, Calaveras County. The District includes all of Calaveras County in the Central Sierra Nevada foothills in the northeastern portion of the State. CCWD boundaries encompass approximately 1,037 square miles of land, (US Census Bureau) ranging from the San Joaquin Valley at its western edge to the Sierra Nevada Mountains in the east.

Catalog of Enterprise Systems for Public Records Requests

General District Information
The District includes all of Calaveras County in the Central Sierra Nevada foothills in the northeastern portion of the State. The District boundaries encompass approximately 640,000 acres of land ranging from the San Joaquin Valley to the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

San Andreas, the County seat, is approximately 100 miles east of San Francisco and 60 miles southeast of Sacramento. The city of Angels Camp is the only incorporated community in the County. The population of the County as of January 2009 is estimated by the California Department of Finance, Demographic Research Unit, to be approximately 46,000, with most of the residents living within the various unincorporated communities.

The District currently provides water service to approximately 12,700 municipal and residential / commercial customers in four improvement districts located throughout the County. The District currently provides sewer service to approximately 4,700 customers in six improvement districts located throughout the County.

Governance and Management
The District is governed by a five-member Board of Directors who are elected by qualified voters in the District to four-year terms. Day-to-day management of the District is delegated to the General Manager and other staff members.

District Powers
The District is a not-for-profit public agency. As a California special district, CCWD’s powers include provision of public water service, water supply development and planning, wastewater treatment and disposal and recycling.

The District has broad general powers over the use of water within its boundaries, including the right of eminent domain, authority to acquire, control, distribute, store, spread, sink, treat, purify, reclaim, process and salvage any water for beneficial use, to provide sewer service, to sell treated or untreated water, to acquire or construct hydroelectric facilities and sell the power and energy produced to public agencies or public utilities engaged in the distribution of power, to contract with the United States, other political subdivisions, public subdivisions, public utilities, or other persons, and - subject to Article XIIIA of the State constitution - to levy taxes and improvements.
04/05/2018 - Conifer Communications is Growing! Grand Opening of Conifer Communications Calaveras is April 5th,
San Andreas, CA...Conifer Communications is Growing! Grand Opening of Conifer Communications Calaveras is April 5th, 2018. We are so excited to announce Conifer Communications is expanding to Calaveras County, that we are throwing a party to celebrate with our new neighbors and friends! So please come and join us at our Grand Opening and learn about our high speed Internet and get to know our team.

Please join us in celebrating the Grand Opening of the Conifer Communications Calaveras office: Thursday April 5th, 2018 10 E. St. Charles Street, San Andreas CA. Ribbon cutting at 5:30pm. Celebratory Refreshments to follow

Hope to see you there! -The Conifer Communications Team

Wireless Technology

Wireless Internet uses local towers with a line-of-sight to your home or business to serve you with high speed internet. A dish is attached to your house but no satellites or landlines are used, just broadcasted radio waves from local towers. This results in a close connection to the internet and a low ping rate.
04/22/2018 - The Annual Erica Seawell and Sheriff Gary Kuntz Memorial Golf Tournament
Angels Camp, CA...Calaveras Deputy Sheriff’s Association Proudly Presents the Annual Erica Seawell and Sheriff Gary Kuntz Memorial Golf Tournament. Sunday, April 22, 2018, Greenhorn Creek Golf Resort, Angels Camp, CA 8:00 am check in 9:00 am Shotgun Start, Entry Fee: $125.00. In memory of Erica Seawell and Sheriff Gary Kuntz, scholarship funds have been set up for 7 separate scholarships to be given to Calaveras and Bret Harte students. At this year’s tournament, we will award 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Last Place prizes for your gross score. A long drive contest and closest to the pin contest will also take place during the tournament. Entry fee includes golf, cart, on course contests, mulligans, 10 raffle tikets and dinner.

Click Above for Entry Form. For more information please contact Tom DeLappe (559-9659) or Amy Haire (209) 890-6517 Make checks payable to CHAMPS, 2521 Vista Del Lago Drive, Valley Springs, CA 95252
04/06/2018 - Make Plans to Attend the Grupe Real Estate Open House on April 6th
Valley Springs, CA...Looking for a new home in Valley Springs? Call us at 209-583-1300. It is a great time to buy real estate in Valley Springs and our site is a great place to begin your search. Whether you are a first-time home buyer or you are already familiar with the home buying process, you can be assured that you have the best tools and the perfect agent available to help with your Valley Springs home search. Join them at 1906 Vista Del Lago Ste. K Valley Springs CA

Grupe Real Estate is San Joaquin County`s Number 1 Real Estate Company. We serve Stockton, Lodi, Manteca, Tracy and other Communities throughout San Joaquin County and the surrounding area.

The Grupe name is a familiar name in the Stockton region, going back to 1849 when John Carston Grupe moved to Linden to farm and establish a freight transport line. Today the Grupe name is an established name in both real estate sales and real estate development. The Grupe Company has created ten master-planned communities and more than 50,000 homes in 35 communities across the nation, with the next planned community "Sanctuary", coming here in Stockton in the near future. Grupe Realtors was formed in 1973 by Fritz Grupe and in 1994 Fritz and Jerry Abbott of Coldwell Banker created Coldwell Banker Grupe by combining the two local companies. Today we are again an independent real estate firm, Grupe Real Estate. As we have from before the merger in 1994 Grupe Real Estate stands as the number one real estate office in Stockton and San Joaquin County, with over seventy licensed agents, all committed real estate consultants, all dedicated to the philosophy of customer service, integrity, and professionalism, bringing together the best of the best for the benefit of our clients. Our realtors are a reflection of our belief in customer service and providing an exceptional real estate experience.

Whether you are selling your home, a first-time buyer, or in the process of stepping up to your "dream home," Grupe Real Estate is a great place to begin the process. We have personal knowledge of each neighborhood's nature, and growth possibilities. Based on this we hope to find the perfect fit for you and your family. Every community is different. Whether your focus is schools, shopping, transportation, or recreational facilities our associates will draw upon their knowledge of the local areas to find the ideal property to meet your needs. We have made over 200,000 properties available for sale and given you access to the brightest and most professional Sales Associates in the real estate business. Grupe Real Estate Sales Associates are the reason our customers continue to work with Grupe Real Estate, transaction after transaction. They are local market experts dedicated to guiding you through the entire real estate process and helping you with all of the details before, during, and after the sale.
03/24/2018 - The 9th Annual Spring Health Fair at Ironstone Vineyards March 24th Sponsored By Mark Twain Medical
Murphys, CA...We want our community to stay healthy! Mark Twain Medical Center is sponsoring the 9th Annual Spring Health Fair. Services offered will include FREE health screenings, community health groups, $20 bone density screenings, and $45 blood draw analyses. The 9th Annual Spring Health Fair will be at Ironstone Vineyards in Murphys on March 24th from 8 AM to NOON!

Over fifty community health related service groups will participate in this community-wide event. A wealth of information is available on topics such as senior health services, health insurance information, long term and short term care, various support groups will be in attendance, including experts in nutrition, fitness and diabetes.


About Mark Twain Medical Center
Founded in 1951, Mark Twain Medical Center is a 25-bed, critical access hospital providing inpatient acute care, outpatient services and emergency services. The Medical Center’s Medical Staff represents a broad range of specialties that ensure access to high quality medical care in a rural community. In addition to being a major provider of health services, Mark Twain Medical Center is also one of the area’s largest employers. More than 300 people are employed at the hospital and its five Family Medical Centers. The Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health, the fifth largest not-for-profit healthcare system in the nation. For more information, please visit our website at Mark Twain Medical Center is also on Facebook.
03/21/2018 - "Battle For The Badge" Live Sheriff Candidate Debate March 21st
San Andreas, CA...Join the Sheriff Candidates at San Andreas Town Hall from 6-8pm on March 21st. "Battle For The Badge" will be a two hour candidate debate for arguably the most important county wide elected office. Appointed Sheriff Rick DiBasilio and Challengers Gary Stevens & Pat Garrahan will answer your questions on the topics you care about as you get ready to mark your ballots. Email your questions for consideration to

We will also be Livestreaming the entire event right here on Join us for a battle of wits, experience & rhetoric to see who will get your vote in June.
03/08/2018 - Calaveras Marketing Tour, How to Get People Into Your Community, Seminars at 5 Locations on March 8t
San Andreas, CA...On March 8 & 9, Lani Lott of LL Consulting will be speaking to business owners throughout the county on how they can grow their customer base and create a unique experience for visitors. This is a very special and rare opportunity for Calaveras businesses to talk with a “world class” marketing expert who truly understands our “Hwy 49” Historic communities. Lani will discuss ways to improve marketing efforts, plan quality events, individual merchandising, and how to create a memorable overall customer experience AT NO COST! There will be different topics at each venue. People can attend the event closest to them or choose to go to all of them!

Thursday, March 8, 2018
Murphys, Murphys Historic Hotel
8:30am – 11:00am

Copperopolis, Saddle Creek Golf Resort
1:30pm – 3:30pm

Angels Camp, Bank of Stockton
5:30pm – 7:30pm

Friday, March 9, 2019
San Andreas, Calaveras Business Resource Center
9:00am – 11:30am

Mokelumne Hill, Hotel Leger
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Lani Lott is the President of L.L. Consulting. She has worked for over 25 years in retail marketing and economic
revitalization and has assisted numerous California Gold Rush communities improve their historic downtowns.

Contact: Calaveras County Chamber (209) 754-5400
03/08/2018 - Dining Program Returning to Jenny Lind Veterans Memorial Hall on March 8th
San Andreas, CA...Common Ground Senior Services has been providing Congregate Dining Sites in Calaveras and Amador County for over ten years. These meal sites are designed to bring folks together for a hot nutritious meal, along with socialization. Meals are served each Wednesday at the old Burson Fire Station and Thursdays in Valley Springs. Meals were served each Thursday at the Jenny Lind Veterans Memorial Hall until May of 2017 when the old hall closed. Now that the Vet's hall is open again the Congregate Dining program will be returning on March 8th. Common Ground would like to thank the Board, Staff and Veterans for allowing our Agency to continue serving these meals now that the new hall is open.

Founded in 2000, Common Ground Senior Services is a local, independent non-profit organization serving the seniors of Amador and Calaveras counties. The primary focus of our agency is to ensure that seniors, faced with the prospect of food insecurity, isolation, and loneliness, stay independent and in their homes.

Our services are directed towards those with the greatest physical, social and economic need. The seniors we serve are often frail, have limited capacity to purchase or prepare meals, and have little or no support from family or caregivers.

Many of our seniors are physically challenged due chronic illness and a variety of other conditions.
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