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~ Out & About Weekend Edition ~

Covering Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County, Eastern Madera County, 
Tuolumne County and Calaveras County

Official Yosemite Guide:

August 28 - October 1, 2019

('Click' link above to see large PDF file)

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(The weekend edition is usually up-dated on the Wednesday before the weekend)

Mariposa County 

Coulterville Happenings
Weekly: “Dine at the V”
Dinner $6, served 6-7 p.m. every Wednesday at the Tom Jenkins VFW Post #9454, 5019 Main St., Coulterville
Monthly: Northern Mariposa County History Center (NMCHC) Fund Raising Breakfasts
 Held the second Sunday of every month. Enjoy breakfast from 8 ‘till 11 a.m.
Call 209-878-3750 or go online to: CoultervilleHistoryCenter.org for additional information.

Upcoming Northern Mariposa County History Center
Sunday Breakfast Dates for 2019: 
October 13, November 10, December 8

BINGO First Friday of Every Month  

BINGO 2019
(Games now begin at 6:15 P.M.) 
See you at BINGO!
'Click' for more information
  Kitchen Now OPEN for BINGO  

Mariposa Farmers Market

Mariposa Farmer's Market
Every Wednesday
 thru the end of October
For more information visit Mariposa Farmer's Market on Facebook

Kevin Cann...Supervisor Kevin Cann has been appointed to the committee to
represent Mariposa County. He will give a talk about the crisis
on Saturday, September 14, at the Miners Inn at 9:30 A.M.
If you want to order breakfast for yourself or be sure to get a good seat,
please be there by 9:00 A.M. Bring your questions for this lively discussion.

Progressive Mariposa’s next General Meeting will be held at the
Mariposa Library Community Room (aka “Merle’s Room”) at 4978 10th St. 
The meeting will begin at 10:00 A.M. on Sunday, September 15...

This exhibition will run at the Treetop Gallery from
August 15 - October 20

Yosemite Theater presents:

John Muir's Wild Mountain Adventures

Shows every Thursday at 7:00 p.m., through October 10

Follow John Muir on his journeys through the western wilderness.

Yosemite storyteller Brian Shoor transfixes audiences with a
colorful tale of Yosemite Valley in the late 1880s.

A Room of Rascals: 

School in Yosemite's Stagecoach Days

Shows on select dates at 7:00 p.m., through October 22

Select Dates:
September 17, September 22, September 23,
October 1, 
October 8, October 15, October 17, and October 22.  

Journey back in time to Yosemite’s adventurous and daring era of stagecoach travel.
World-renowned rock climber Ron Kauk shares stories of his incredible
adventures in this film at Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley

Return to Balance: A Climber’s Journey

7:00 p.m., doors open at 6:45 p.m.
Admission: $10 Adults, Children 12 or under are Free

See Yosemite from a rock-climber’s perspective in this award-winning documentary,
which was also showcased on PBS. Renowned Yosemite climber Ron Kauk,
featured in the film, will share his unique view of the vertical world and reveal
insights into climbing as a way of life to connect with the natural world.
Learn more about one of Yosemite’s most popular sports at the Yosemite Theater.

Film and Live Q&A Session ~ Shows on select dates at 7:00 P.M.:

- Saturdays through October 26
(except September 28 and October 12)

- Wednesday, October 23
- Thursday, October 24

Adult Tickets $10 – Tickets for Children FREE under 12 years of age

Shelton Johnson as a Buffalo Soldier

Yosemite Through the Eyes of a Buffalo Soldier
on Sunday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m.

Yosemite National Park ranger Shelton Johnson
portrays the life of a Buffalo Soldier in Yosemite.

Visit Yosemite Theater website for information and tickets

Enjoy theater performances and films inspired by Yosemite! After a day filled
with exploring, relax and take in a show at the Yosemite Theater.
April through October, the Yosemite Theater presents a variety of experiences,
including plays based on some of the park’s most colorful characters, inspiring films,
and celebrations of Yosemite’s culture and history.

If online tickets are sold out, a small number of tickets may still be available
to purchase in person. Please visit any Yosemite Hospitality Tour Desk or the
Yosemite Valley Visitor Center Bookstore.

All sales are final. No refunds will be given unless a show is cancelled.

Adults: $10 / Children (12 or under): FREE

Proceeds from Yosemite Conservancy's theater ticket sales go to support Yosemite National Park.

Growing Up in Yosemite:
The Spirited Life of Florence Hutchings

Shows every Friday at 7:00 P.M., September 6 – October 25
(Except on September 27)

Adult Tickets $10 – Tickets for Children FREE under 12 years of age

What was life like for a child raised in Yosemite in the 19th century?
Meet Florence Hutchings. Born in Yosemite Valley in 1864 to hotel
entrepreneur James Mason Hutchings, “Flo” was an adventurous,
spirited girl who rebelled against powerful cultural forces pushing her
toward femininity. Instead of skirts, sewing and dolls, she embraced
trousers, horseback riding and her wild surroundings.

Yosemite Theater, Valley Visitor Center

Visit Yosemite Theater website for information and tickets

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SPCA Hours & Days of Operation: 
     Summer Hours     
Tuesday through Saturday
Adoption: 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Yard Sale: 8:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
“Please Spay and Neuter Your Pets”
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 Free coffee every Saturday morning when you shop at the SPCA Yard Sale.
 Go into the shelter office and enjoy a cup!

You can help the shelter animals by donating items to the “forever” yard sale located at the shelter. 
For drop off, items must be in working condition, and clothes must be clean. 
Located at 5599 Highway 49 North just before the county recycling center. 

Every day, folks drop off really cool stuff and we offer them for sale at bargain prices. 
So, come by and shop till you drop! 

This is a real shopper’s paradise! For more info call the shelter at (209) 966-5275.

   ~ Upcoming Events ~    
2019 CoyoteFest
2019 Habitat for Humanity ad

10 6 19 HPC FLEA ad

4H Enrollment 2019  



Eastern Madera County, Oakhurst & North Fork 


Bass Lake Farmers Market

Bass Lake Farmer's Market
Every Wednesday
 thru September 25th

The Pines Resort, Bass Lake, 54432 Road 432, Bass Lake

 Oakhurst Farmers Market sm

Every Thursday thru September 26

Visit the farmers market on Facebook for more information

True Value Homecenter, 40596 Westlake Dr/Hwy 49, Oakhurst

9 13 19 Boys and Girls Club fundraiser

Friday, September 13
11:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.

Smokehouse41 is donating 100 percent proceeds to the boys and girls club.

For more information visit Facebook

opem mic

Friday, September 13

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Join Yosemite Wine Tails for live music every Friday night.
Amazing local talent, anyone can join! Must be 21+ to attend.
40409 Highway 41, Oakhurst

9 13 19 Caring Vets

8 31 19 North Fork Farmers Market

9 14 19 Bass Lake Car and Boat

9 14 19 QueensLive Music by the River at Queen's Wine Bar & Beer Garden will
feature live music from Rio Bravo on Saturday, September 14th.
The bar opens at 4:00 P.M. and music will begin at 6:30 P.M.
Our bar features a large selection of quality wine and beer from around the world.
No outside beverages permitted. 21+ only please.

For more information visit Facebook

9 14 19 Coarsegold Stampede

Visit website for more information

9 14 19 Rodeo Dance

Saturday, September 14

Starting at 9:00 P.M.

Visit Facebook for more information

Coarsegold Rodeo Grounds, 44777 Rodeo Grounds Lane, Coarsegold

Sierra Art Trails Preview Exhibit

2019 SATPreview Exhibit at Stellar Gallery - September 7th - October 6th

Gala Reception at Stellar Gallery - September 14th ~ 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Yosemite Foothills Open Studio Tour - October 4th - 6th ~ 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

* $20 Catalog/Map admits two - catalog available at select retail locations,
order by phone (559) 658-8844 or online at www.sierraarttrails.org

40982 Hwy 41, Ste. 1, Oakhurst

9 15 19 bass lake heroes day little and big

Sunday, September 15

10:00 A.M.

Honoring our Veterans and Police/Fire/First Responders along with Valley
Children’s patients. FREE boating, fun, food, tubing, activities, fishing, BBQ and more.
This entire day is on us, so come down, relax, and let loose!

Bass Lake Boat Rentals, 54406 Road 432, Bass Lake

9 15 19 Sierra Meadows

Sunday, September 15

Food & Drink at 6:00 P.M., Concert Starts at 7:30 P.M.

For more information and to purchase tickets visit website


Oak Zen Meditation

Sunday, September 15

10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Bodhi Oak Zen Sangha is led by Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil, a Zen priest in the 
lineage of Shunryu Suzuki Roshi, the founder of San Francisco Zen Center.

Sunday Meditation session consists of two 25-minute periods of sitting meditation split
by 10 minutes of walking meditation, service, dharma talk, and tea.
Both beginning and experienced meditators are welcome. Meditation instruction is available.
Donations are gratefully accepted but not required.
For further information:
www.facebook.com/bodhioakzen mamacneil@sti.net (559) 642-7470

Bodhi Oak Zen Center, 40879 Highway 41, Suite 1-I, Oakhurst




Calaveras County/ Angels Camp/ Murphy's

Calaveras County Visitors Bureau

Tuolumne County/ Sonora/ Groveland