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Historic Old Sacramento Foundation Now Hiring Guides for New “Gold Rush Experience” Tours!

Historic Old Sacramento Foundation Now Hiring Guides for New “Gold Rush Experience” Tours!

The Historic Old Sacramento Foundation (HOSF) is now hiring part-time tour guides for new “Gold Rush Experience” walking tours that will be launched later this summer.   Candidates interested in leading tour groups, meeting people from all over the world, sharing Sacramento’s fascinating history and working in the dynamic historic district in Old Sacramento State Historic Park are encouraged to apply by Monday, July 27, 2015.

Successful candidates must be 18 years or older, reliable, enthusiastic, energetic, articulate, friendly, responsible and have strong public speaking skills.  A background in Sacramento and California history is not required as comprehensive training will be provided.  Applicants able to speak multiple languages, including American Sign Language, are encouraged to apply.  Also, preferential consideration will be given to those with college-level coursework in history, theater, education and/or with tour guide experience.

Galleries in Midtown Sacramento Get Artsy with Special 2nd Saturday Art Walk Activities on July 11

Galleries in Midtown Sacramento Get Artsy with Special 2nd Saturday Art Walk Activities on July 11

Midtown Sacramento is an eclectic and vibrant 2nd Saturday Art Walk destination where local art galleries and other participating businesses collaborate to host a popular evening open house each month.  Home to approximately 25 art galleries, Midtown guests will enjoy viewing art exhibits, meeting local artists, sampling food and wine, listening to live music and more.  On Saturday, July 11, 2015, a few special offerings presented by galleries in Midtown include the following:

 

Driven to Abstraction Artist Reception

Driven to Abstraction Artist Reception
Driven to Abstraction Artist Reception
07-09-2015 - 07-09-2015
Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission
https://www.smud.org/en/about-smud/community/art-exhibits/index.htm
Admission: Free
 
(831) 624-3072
 
Start Time(s): Thurs 4pm-6pm
Driven to Abstraction, an exhibition of abstract artwork by Sacramento area artists The exhibition showcases abstract and non-representational artwork by seven Sacramento area artists: 
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Teen Music Jam

Teen Music Jam
Teen Music Jam
07-15-2015 - 07-15-2015
Sacramento Public Library
http://www.saclibrary.org/Locations/Franklin/
Admission: Free
 
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ABC Art and Music

ABC Art and Music
ABC Art and Music
07-08-2015 - 07-08-2015
Sacramento Public Library
http://www.saclibrary.org/Home/Events/?eventId=111193
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
askus@saclibrary.org
 
Start Time(s): Wed 3:30pm-4:30pm
Listen to a reading of Jazz A-B-Z by Wynton Marsalis during this Art Beast program 
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Cosumnes River College Sculpture and Ceramic Arts Club Exhibit

Cosumnes River College Sculpture and Ceramic Arts Club Exhibit
Cosumnes River College Sculpture and Ceramic Arts Club Exhibit
07-03-2015 - 07-23-2015
Elk Grove Fine Arts Center
http://www.elkgrovefineartscenter.org
Admission: Free
 
(916) 685-5992
egfinearts@frontiernet.net
 
Start Time(s): Wednesdays-Saturdays 11am-4pm 1st Friday (7/3) 4pm-7pm
This exhibit will feature works from the Cosumnes River College Sculpture and Ceramic Arts Club. At the reception, community artists will be showing and selling a variety of original artwork.
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