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Wed, Dec 21, 2016: A Solstice remembrance of George Wendt, one of the great river defenders of our timeAs 2016 draws to a close, many of us find ourselves looking back at the year and contemplating the year to come. The days are short, the nights long, and as the winter solstice draws near, we look for the light to return to our planet and our lives. Itís a season of reflection, love, giving, remembrance and hope.
Fri, Nov 04, 2016: Foothill Conservancy files legal challenge to Amador County General PlanOn Thursday, November 3, Foothill Conservancy filed a lawsuit in Amador County Superior Court challenging the County of Amadorís new general plan and related environmental impact report. The Conservancyís petition for writ of mandate asks the court to set aside the general plan and EIR, and revise the EIR to correct identified errors and inadequacies. The attorney representing the Conservancy in this matter is Michael W. Graf, who won a Conservancy lawsuit that stopped the East Bay Municipal ...
Sat, Aug 26, 2017: Historic Kennedy Gold MineA fundraiser, A Vertical Tasting with Karmere Vineyards & Winery, is scheduled for Saturday, August 26, 2017 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Wine Tasting, Appetizers, Music, Good Company, a Great Cause.
Wed, Aug 30, 2017 - Thu, Aug 31, 2017: Thompson Meadows Field DayYou are invited to join the Amador-Calaveras Consensus Group, the Forest Service and ACCG partners to help with a meadow restoration project at Thompson Meadow.
Sun, Sep 10, 2017: Pacific Valley HikeFoothill Conservancy is hosting a hike in the beautiful Pacific Valley on the Stanislaus National Forest. Pacific Valley is located on Highway 4, one hour east of Arnold, CA. This hike follows the Mokelumne Coast-to-Crest Trail from Mosquito Lake downhill into Pacific Valley, with spectacular views and old growth forests.
Sat, Sep 16, 2017: 2017 Mokelumne River CleanupJoin us September 16 for the annual Mokelumne River Cleanup! Whether you have volunteered for the Mokelumne River cleanup before, or are coming for the first time, your efforts will help improve the water quality of our beloved Moke.
Sat, Sep 23, 2017: Community Action Project & Calaveras Planning Coalition Fundraising eventCAP/CPC is having a Fall Equinox Fundraising Event in Mokelumne Hill on Saturday, September 23, 2017. They will be serving chicken in a barrel with a no host beer and wine bar. Adults are $25 and children under 12 are $10. They will have live music, a live auction and raffle.