Wild & Scenic Mokelumne Update

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Latest News Items
Fri, Apr 03, 2015: AB 142 amendments provide interim protection for the Mokelumne
On Monday, March 23, Assemblyman Frank Bigelow (R-O'Neals) accepted Assembly Natural Resources Committee amendments to his Mokelumne Wild and Scenic study bill, AB 142. River advocates support the bill moving forward with the amendments.
Fri, Feb 20, 2015: Off the Deep End: Imagine a river that is more than water
Calaveras County's Buzz Eggleston calls for protection of the Mokelumne River with Wild and Scenic designation in this wonderful column in the Calaveras Enterprise.
Tue, Feb 17, 2015: Mokelumne art exhibition travels to Oakland to share riverís beauty and raise awareness on water conservation
River Reflections boasts diversity in artworks from performance, paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry and ceramics to literary art. This unique exhibit will travel to three locations between January and March. After its stay in Oakland, the exhibition flows upstream back to Mokelumne Hill in March before its final event at Pardee Reservoir in May.
Wed, Dec 17, 2014: Major art exhibition on Mokelumne River to open in Sutter Creek
River Reflections is a landmark arts endeavor created by AmadorArts. The unique exhibit will travel to three locations during the next three months, but the kick-off event will be in Sutter Creek in Amador County at the Hotel Sutter. The opening reception will be on Saturday, January 10, from 2 to 5 pm.
Upcoming Events
Sat, Apr 18, 2015: Clean It - Green It
The City of Jackson will begin their annual clean up event at 9:00 am to noon at Detert Park. All participants will be treated to a BBQ lunch at noon. Live music will be provided by a local band. An E-waste collection event benefiting Argonaut High School will take place from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Busi parking lot (Mel & Faye's). For information on volunteering for the E-waste collection, contact Kelsi Himmel.
Sat, May 09, 2015: River Reflections Finale Event
The final event of the River Reflections Project will be a Performing Arts Showcase. This special event will feature a performance of an original dance choreographed by Cara Agustin, and performed by her students from the Studio in Jackson.
Sat, Jun 20, 2015: Mark your calendars
Make sure to mark your calendars for Saturday, June 20, 4:00-7:00 pm. Foothill Conservancy will be celebrating the summer solstice with our members and friends Annual Dinner. Come share good food, music, auction and raffle, and letís not forget Bocce Ball!
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