The Stallion Springs Property Owner's Association will also host its annual Round Up and Flea Market the following weekend on Saturday, May 10, from 8 a.m. to noon, at the Community Center. Set up will commence at 7 a.m.
The Kern River Ranger District (KRRD) of the Sequoia National Forest has announced the re-opening of the South Fork Wildlife trail to the public.
Artist Susie Roskens, one of the featured artists at the Bear Valley Springs Cultural Arts Association's spring show, has painted and drawn since she was a child.
The annual Ridgecrest Desert Wildflower Festival will return over the weekend of April 11 through 13 with activities in several venues around town. The schedule begins with the annual wildflower exhibit at Maturango Museum on Friday and Saturday, April 11 and 12, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, April 13, from 10 to 5 p.m. The Maturango Museum will display wildflowers gathered locally by trained volunteers and identified by botanists. On Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Shelley Ellis and Marty Dickus of the Bureau of Land Management will present their fascinating and informative program "What a Surprise."
The 23rd annual California Poppy Festival will be held April 26 and 27, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day, at the Lancaster City Park, located at 43011 N. 10th Street West, Lancaster. The event is presented by the City of Lancaster.
Originally an oil painter, artist Tina Dille takes her art seriously. About ten years ago she decided her work was too controlled and predictable, so she made a change.
Tehachapi Valley Arts Association recently learned how little funding for art is available for the local schools. With this information at hand, TVAA's mission was to put art back in the classroom. They began by collecting "wish lists" from art teachers and had a phenomenal response.
Rob Sarampa, who's long been known as one of the best electric bass players in the Tehachapi Mountains, has been having some of the most fun of his musical career lately as a member of Lions Called Leo, an upbeat Bakersfield group that performed in a band competition held a few weeks ago at the Hard Rock Cafe. It is just the latest move in a long musical journey for the veteran musician.
The Tehachapi Senior Center is bringing back their popular pot luck dinner with baked chicken on Friday, April 25. Doors open at 4 p.m. for a social hour with dinner to be served at 5 p.m.
Tehachapi Community Theatre's Jr. division will hold its final performances of "Sleeping Beauty" this weekend at the beautiful Beekay Theatre. TCT Jr. presents one children's play a year, acted out by children and teens ranging in age from 8 to 18 years old. The actors bring Michele L. Vacca's adaptation of Charles Perrault's famous romance "Sleeping Beauty" to life on the Beekay stage, located at 110 S. Green St.
Tehachapi Treasure Trove, located at 116 E. Tehachapi Blvd., across the street from the Water Tower, will offer open studio and classes to the public.
Heritage Oak School has announced winners of their Spelling Bee. A total of 33 students participated in the preliminary round and the top three spellers in each grade level competed. One grade went 29 rounds before a winner was declared.