Yolo Community Band presents “Timeless Classics” Saturday June 1

Yolo Community Band, led by director Bobby Rogers, will present a family-oriented concert, “Timeless Classics”, on Saturday June 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Pioneer High School Theater, 1400 Pioneer Ave. in Woodland.  The concert will feature popular audience favorites from traditional concert band literature including “Second Suite in F”, “Four Scottish Dances”, “Italian in … Continued

County students learn local history at Gibson House

By SARAH DOWLING | sdowling@dailydemocrat.com | Woodland Daily Democrat Many of the students from North Davis Elementary School were concerned that the Gibson Mansion was haunted. The structure, built in 1857, carries a lot of Yolo County’s history and on Tuesday morning the mansion and grounds were opened up to the 3rd-grade class, who wore … Continued

Student Art Work at May First Friday in Woodland

High school students will be exhibiting their art work in downtown Woodland during the First Friday ArtWalk at the Woodland Public Library Leake Community Room, 250 First St. in Woodland, on  Friday, May 3, 5:30 – 8 p.m. The student pop-up art show and sale will feature paintings, ceramics, photography and digital media art works made … Continued

Curation of historic Gibson House collection continues

By Anne Ternus-Bellamy, Davis Enterprise Almost a year after the Yolo County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to turn management of the historic Gibson House museum in Woodland over to YoloArts, supervisors received an update this week on efforts to preserve and catalog the 11,000 items in a historical collection dating back to the 1830s. … Continued

Gallery 625 presents: The Closest Places by Matt Connors

The Closest Places is a solo exhibition featuring the watercolors of Matt Connors. The show opens February 1 at YoloArts’ Gallery 625 in Woodland. Connors is a New England native and retired endocrinologist. He traveled extensively during his years practicing endocrinology, and his career as a professor in medicine and research. Following retirement, Connors has … Continued

Gallery 625 presents: Expressions in Cloth, by Jeanne Powell

Expressions in Cloth is a solo exhibition featuring the quilt creations of Woodland textile artist, Jeanne Powell. The show opens December 7 at YoloArts’ Gallery 625 in Woodland. The exhibition showcases a variety of textile art and quilting techniques including paper piecing, machine and hand applique, and surface treatment bleach-resist, in traditional and modern designs. … Continued