Community Briefs - Week of 4/2/15

Calling all artists

The call to artists for the Sierra Art Trails is underway. The submission deadline is May 1. To review exhibit guidelines and to download an application:


The Mountain Area Literacy Council (MALCO) will hold its monthly meeting 1:30 p.m., April 9, in the Oakhurst Library community room. All tutors and anyone interested in promoting adult literacy are urged to attend.

Details: (559) 683-1456, or

Celebrating Easter

The Children’s Museum of the Sierra will hold an Easter Crafts and Surprises event, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Saturday, April 4. Stuffed animals for visitors will be lovingly provided by The Bear Club.

Details: ( 559) 658-5656.

Wood Carvers pancake breakfast

The Kiwanis Wood Carvers will host a pancake breakfast from 7-10 a.m. Sunday, April 19 at the Oakhurst Community Center. Cost of the event is $7 for adults and $3 for children (5-12). Kids 5 and under eat free.

Classic country & rock festival

To benefit the Golden Chain Theatre, a Classic Country & Rock Music Festival will be held 3 p.m.-1 a.m., April 18 at the theatre. The festival will feature Chris Curtice & The Wild Horses, The Bryan Vickers Band, RockTherapy of Oakhurst, and dozens of country music legends.

Details/tickets: (559) 683-7112,,