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Tahoe Arts and Mountain Culture
Tahoe Arts and Mountain Culture

Alpine Ski & Music Festival August 14

Tahoe Culture Alpine Ski ClubSupport ski and snowboard programs for kids provided by the Auburn Ski Club at the Alpine Ski and Music Festival on Friday, August 14th at Alpine Meadows Ski Resort.

And, get your Alpine ski pass at May 2009 rates!

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Plein Air Impressions of Lake Tahoe by Lois Loveless at Library thru November

Lois Loveless Lois Loveless of South Lake Tahoe has been capturing the beauty of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada in watercolor and pastels since she moved to Tahoe in 1994. Lately pastels have been her choice of medium for her plein air impressions, like Sand Harbor shown here.

A selection of Lois’s paintings will be displayed at the South Lake Tahoe Library during the entire month of November. read more →

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Urban Village Monday Night Music Aug 17 @ Sand Harbor

urban_villageIt’s all the rage.

The Urban Village Monday Night Music Series that is.

Providing audiences with soul-stirring rhythms and energetic beats every Monday night.

Don’t miss the final concert August 17.

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The Thirty Seven Practices of Bodhisattvas Aug 23 @ Valhalla

Tahoe Culture ValhallaThe Thirty Seven Practices of Bodhisattvas followed by Noble Chenrezig Practice by the great Bodhisattva Ngulchu Thogme Zangbo will take place at Valhalla in South Shore on August 23, 2009.

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In the Stars…Native American Myths and Legends August 28 @ Gatekeeper’s Museum

Tahoe Culture indian star stories“Grizzly sisters (Aries) used to play with Deer sisters (Pleiades) in a cave. One day Grizzly mother ate Deer mother. Deer sisters retaliated by trapping Grizzly sisters in the cave”, from the Sierra and Paiute Tribes of California.

These and other Native American myths and legends will bring Tahoe’s starry skies to life on August 28th in Tahoe City. read more →

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Win a New Belgium Cruiser Aug 30 @ Commons Beach

new belguim cruiserHow does this sound?

Pedal There and pedal away with a New Belgium beach cruiser, and enjoy a free concert on the beach.

That’s this bike pictured here.

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Encaustic Art by Suzanne Bell, August 12 at TAL Art Center

Sunset Pic-Suzanne BellShe describes herself as “an artist working as a painter, mosaic artist and art teacher.”

Meet Encaustic artist Suzanne Bell on Wednesday, August 12th at the Tahoe Art League monthly meeting. It’s free and the public is invited.

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Slow Rollers fund Bikes for Children Program

slowrollers.jpgTheir goal is simple:

To ride bikes and have a good time.

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Free Jazz-fusion Flamenco @ Moody’s July 30

La Leta

Singer ‘La Leta’ and percussionist Roger Aiton will join flamenco guitarist Gopal Slavonic and flamenco dancers during an intimate evening of free music on Thursday, July 30, from 8 to 11 p.m. at Moody’s Bistro in Truckee.

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Tahoe-scape Light Fixtures combine Artistry and Function

pendantlamp.JPGCan’t get enough Tahoe?

May we suggest a beautiful Tahoe landscape etched into your light fixture.

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29th Annual Donner Lake Triathlon July 19

Donner Lake BridgeOne of the longest running and most reputable triathlon events in California returns this July 19th to Donner Lake, with two course options offering both beginner and advanced competitors the chance to test their swimming, biking and running skills in the 29th Annual Donner Lake Triathlon.

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Olive Oil: Nature’s Liquid Gold by Cal Orey

She believes that Olive Oil is not only liquid gold for health, it’s also a remedy for fighting the recession.

It’s just one more reason to use olive oil, according to local author, Cal Orey.

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July at Valhalla, South Shore’s Cultural Hub

With this impressive lineup of performances and classes, even the kids can get into the act.

The Valhalla Arts, Music and Theatre Festival in July is overflowing with creativity ranging from comedy to plays, Vivaldi and Bach to R&B and funk, children’s art and sing-alongs, harps, flutes and celtic music and the Wa She Shu It Deh Native American Arts Festival. 

Good thing July is a long month.

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Tahoe Fest July 8 in Kings Beach to benefit North Tahoe Playground project

Chris Talbot Lake-Tahoe-Summer_151The Talbot Brothers and the North Tahoe Public Utility District will host the 1st Annual Tahoe Art and Music Fest (Tahoe Fest) on Wednesday, July 8th.

All proceeds from Tahoe Fest will benefit the North Tahoe Public Utility District “Friends of the Park Fund” to purchase and install new Children’s Playground equipment including swings at the North Tahoe Regional Park.

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Watercolor demo by Tracy Lewis July 8 @ TAL Art Center in South Shore

Tracy-Lewis-picture-White-on-White-ps2Her vibrant, luminous paintings are a result of using pure hue in transparent glazes.

Tracy Lewis will give a demonstration of painting white objects on a white background at the July 8 Tahoe Art League meeting.  She will show how to see all of the warm and cool colors in the shadows and highlights of white objects.

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The Dining Room @ Valhalla July 16-18

The Dining Room play“The Dining Room”, by the American playwright A.R. Gurney, is a delightful comedy of manners and a quick study of the WASP family throughout the ages. The play is set in a single dining room where 18 scenes from different households overlap and intertwine. Each scene evokes a new emotion, whether it’s sadness, laughter, or eye-rolling.

Don’t miss this highly acclaimed production by South Shore’s finest actors on July 16, 17 and 18 at the Valhalla Boathouse Theatre.

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Java Djembe Drum and Dance Troupe July 30 @ Valhalla

Tahoe Culture drumchik productionsAfter three weeks of practice, 20 members of the Boys & Girls Club and volunteers from the Drumtastick Makes a Kid Fantastick program will join Java Djembe Drum and Dance Troupe on stage Thursday, July 30, at a per­formance at the Valhalla Boat House.

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Hawaiian Dance July 31

hulaThe 17 piece Tahoe Dance Band will be holding a Hawaiian Dance on July 31.

Dress in your best Hawaiian outfit to get in the mood, or come as you are.

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