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Over the Garden Fence: Growing Support Close to Home

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By Michele Nowak-Sharkey, UC Master Gardener of Mariposa County The UC Master Gardener Program has been extending research-based information about home horticulture and pest management to the public since 1980. The UC Master Gardener Program is a public service and outreach program under the University of California  Agriculture and Natural Resources, administered locally by participating UC Cooperative Extension County offices. ...

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Mariposa Butterfly Festival is Coming to Town

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MARIPOSA — The annual Mariposa Butterfly Festival party will kick off on Friday night in downtown Mariposa with lots of live music and local art. Then Saturday will be an awesome parade on Main Street. After the parade, drive or take the free bus to the Mariposa County Fairgrounds where you will be treated to a classic car and truck ...

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High Tea Time at The Elderberry House in Oakhurst

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OAKHURST — High tea has a long and fascinating history, dating back to the 18th century when working-class families in England’s industrial towns enjoyed a substantial meal after a long day’s work. Over time, it has evolved into a more sophisticated affair, enjoyed by people of all social classes. Now you can experience and enjoy high tea at The Elderberry ...

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Valentine’s Day Dinner & Dance at the Sierra Senior Center

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OAKHURST — Get out your dancing shoes everyone, because the Sierra Senior Center is inviting you to a spaghetti dinner and a Valentine’s Dance! Parties at the Sierra Senior Center are always a blast so don’t miss out! We’ll see you there! Date & Time: Friday, February 10, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. The spaghetti dinner will be $5 for SSC ...

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Game Night is Coming to the Sierra Senior Center

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OAKHURST — Get your game face on because it’s going to be Game Night at the Sierra Senior Center on November 21 from 6  – 8 p.m. All ages welcome! Play old favorites, learn a new game, or bring a game to share! There will be pumpkin pie, hot chocolate, and cider available for purchase! To RSVP please call 559-658-2200 ...

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Food Preservation Day at the Garden of the Sun in Fresno

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UC Master Food Preservers of Mariposa County Present: Preservation Day at the Garden of the Sun               Saturday, August 6, 2022 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. 1750 North Winery Avenue Fresno, CA 93703 Learn more about: Preserving the excess produce from your garden. How to get the most out of your harvest. Basic canning ...

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A Fourth of July Warning About Fireworks From CAL FIRE

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MARIPOSA — The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) would like to remind Eastern Madera and Mariposa County residents of the fire danger and use of illegal fireworks. A public fireworks display will be available at Bass Lake on July 4th at 9 p.m. All fireworks, including “Safe and Sane,” are illegal in Mariposa County as well ...

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