Art events: What’s new this spring in the Sierra Foothills

LEEANN BROOK FINE ART ■ April 22 “Where on Earth,” opens on Earth Day, with a reception from 6-9 p.m. at LeeAnn Brook Fine Art gallery and studio, 300 Spring St. in downtown Nevada City. The show highlights largescale sculptural wooden vessels by Mike Snegg, complemented by mixed media drawings and paintings by LeeAnn. ■ […]

Moms ski free this Mother’s Day at Alpine Meadows

Alpine Meadows ski resort is celebrating Mother’s Day with free lift tickets for moms and $1 mimosas on Sunday, May 11. Moms can ski or snowboard for free all day this Mother’s Day. To redeem the free lift tickets, mothers can bring one of their kids with them to the ticket office, or present their […]

Mother’s Day at Empire Mine on May 11

WHAT: Mother’s Day at Empire Mine WHEN: Sunday, May 11, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE: $7 (ages 17 and up), $3 (ages 6-16), Grandmothers and children under 6 are free With fountains, rose gardens in bloom, and lavish, turn-of-the-century costumes, make this a Mother’s Day she’ll never forget. She’ll enjoy chatting with docents […]