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Here's your schedule and tips for July 4

July 4 is Rancho Murieta's biggest holiday, and many people think it's the community's best day -- food, fun and fireworks from dawn until well after dark.  We've got the schedule and some tips to make a better day for you. Read more »

Craig Chaquico delights Rancho Murieta again

Craig Chaquico concert

Red square See our Fun Shots -- 36 photos of friends and neighbors at the show

Hundreds turned out for a cool lakeside evening of mellow jazz spiked with a bit of rock as Grammy winner and guitar virtuoso Craig Chaquico made a triumphant return to Lake Clementia Amphitheater Saturday to begin the Entertainment, Theatre and Culture summer concert series. The Sacramento native first made his mark as a member of Jefferson Starship and then established a successful solo career beginning in 1993. Read more »

Prepping for Saturday's ETC show

ETC concert

Entertainment, Theatre and Culture members Jane Rosetta, left, and Michelle Hubbell set up a ticket table at the Plaza Friday morning for the first ETC concert of the summer season. Ticket buyers got a close-up view of the new Fender Stratocaster guitar that concertgoers will bid on in a live auction before Saturday evening's concert at Lake Clementia Amphitheater. The winner will get the guitar and a photo opportunity on stage with Grammy winner Craig Chaquico, who has autographed the guitar.  Chaquico is back by popular demand with music he made famous as a member of Jefferson Starship and as a solo performer. Tickets for the show are $20 for ETC members and $30 for non-members. They're available at the Rancho Murieta Association Building, MarShaTes and Rancho Murieta Business Center in the Plaza, and at the ticket table at MarShaTes Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon.  For more information about ETC and a video and story about Chaquico, click here.

ETC opens season with return of Craig Chaquico

Tickets are now on sale for Entertainment, Theatre and Culture's first show of the summer season. Grammy winner Craig Chaquico is back by popular demand Saturday, June 19, at Lake Clementia Amphitheater. Chaquico wowed Rancho Murieta in 2007 with music he made famous as a member of Jefferson Starship and Starship and as a solo performer. Read more »

It's the most wonderful time of the year ... for bargain hunters

Trash 'n' Treasure

Shoppers of all ages flocked to Saturday’s Trash ‘n’ Treasure event at Murieta Plaza to search out irresistible bargains among their neighbors’ surplus goods. The annual community yard sale is a fundraiser for Cosumnes River Elementary School PTA, which organizes and runs it.  Read more »

Graduates, fancy feet and 'Bingo!'

Fire eater

Not an everyday sight in Rancho Murieta -- a sixth-grader marks his graduation by eating fire, and his classmates have a mix of reactions.  Cosumnes River Elementary held its grad party at Lake Clementia Amphitheater Friday evening, a busy day for events. Click to see photos of this and the events below.

Flip-flops  Little grads  Bingo

Fancy flip-flops: Raising funds for the Komen Foundation
More graduates: Stepping up to kindergarten
Bingo! RMA goes with an island theme Read more »

Kicking off the 2010 ETC season


Hundreds turned out to enjoy desserts and wine at Lake Clementia Sunday afternoon as Entertainment, Theatre and Culture for Rancho Murieta held its festive annual kick-off event and membership drive. The ETC summer concert series begins June 19 at Lake Clementia Amphitheater with the return of Grammy winner Craig Chaquico. Other concerts this summer will feature the Diamonds, the Little River Band, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Dave Mason and YOSO, the group that merges the star-power and musicianship of Yes and Toto. More information is available here. Read more »

Murieta Life: Video slices of life in Rancho Murieta

Rancho Murieta's first airshow in many years was held in 2012 at Rancho Murieta Airport.

Community gardens, offered by the Rancho Murieta Association, were first planted in 2012.
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ETC holds kickoff event at Lake Clementia May 16

The free kickoff event and membership drive for this year's Entertainment, Theatre and Culture for Rancho Murieta concert series takes place Sunday, May 16, at Lake Clementia from 1 to 4 p.m. It features wines and desserts from area wineries and restaurants, the music of Robert Monteleone's Symposium Jazz Trio and raffle prizes. Read more »

Planning for Easter Egg Hunt and Country Club Easter brunch

Easter is just around the corner, and here's information about the community's Easter Egg Hunt and the Country Club's holiday brunch. Read more »

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