Here's a look at some of the new albums and DVDs being released this week on Tuesday, December 11.

New Music Releases
  • Bruno Mars, “Unorthodox Jukebox”
  • The Game, “Jesus Piece”
  • Big Boi, “Vicious Lies & Dangerous Rumors”
  • War, “World Is a Ghetto: 40th Anniversary Edition”
  • Green Day, “Tre”
  • Various Artists, “BET Sunday Best Top 10”
  • Glee Cast, “Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol. 3”
  • Howard Shore, “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”
  • Various Artists, “Music of Nashville”
New DVD Releases
  • “Ted”
  • “The Bourne Legacy”
  • “Ice Age: Continental Drift”
  • “Doomsday Book”
  • “Why Stop Now”
  • “Beloved”
  • “Trade of Innocents”
  • “Backwards”
  • “Mansome”
  • “Out the Gate”
  • “Dreams of a Life”
  • “Unraveled”
It's officially the holiday season! Each week we will keep you updated on some great holiday fun for you and your family in both the Sacramento and Bay Area.

Editor's Note: As dates and times are subject to change, always call before heading out to an event.

SACRAMENTO AREA

Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink
Open until January 21, 2013
M-R, 2-8pm; F-Sat, 10am-10pm; Sun 10am-8pm
701 K Street
916-442-8575
downtownsac.org/events/ice-rink

Folsom Ice Rink
Open until January 21, 2013
Daily, 10am-10pm
www.folsomicerink.com

Elk Grove Ice Rink
Open until 1/21
10am-10pm daily
SE corner of Elk Grove Blvd. & Railroad Blvd., Old Town Elk Grove
www.elkgrovecity.org/icerink

“The Gift of the Magi”
Through December 30
B Street Theatre, 2727 B St., Sacramento
www.bstreettheatre.org

Raley's Theater of Lights
Through December 31
Old Sacramento
oldsacramento.com

“A Christmas Carol”
Through December 23
Sacramento Theatre Company, 1419 H St., Sacramento
www.sactheatre.org/Shows.html

12 Days of Midtown
Through December 12
Kick-off the holiday season with a variety of events and specials showcasing local businesses and organizations.
www.exploremidtown.org/12DaysofMidtown

Santa Claws Pet Photos
December 8 & 15
10am-4pm
PetSmart, Watt Ave. & Arden Way, Sacramento
www.happytails.org

Holiday Music Program
Through December 23
California State Capitol Museum
www.capitolmuseum.ca.gov

18th Annual Holiday Craft Fair
December 7-9
11am-5pm
Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330-B Gibbons Dr., Carmichael
www.sacfinearts.org

Sacramento Ballet's “The Nutcracker”
December 7-23
Community Center Theater, 1301 L Street, Sacramento
www.sacballet.org

Wild Nights & Holiday Lights
December 7-23
Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary, 403 Stafford St., Folsom
www.folsomzoofriends.org

Santa in the Park
December 8: Roseville Sports Center in Mahany Park, Roseville; 3-6pm
December 9: Maidu Community Center in Maidu Park, Roseville; 3-6pm
www.roseville.ca.us

A Simple Emigrant Christmas & Candlelight Tours
December 8
Sutter's Fort
www.suttersfort.org

Holiday Magic
December 8
10am-4pm
Sacramento Zoo, Land Park Drive and Sutterville Road, Sacramento
www.saczoo.org

Breakfast With Santa
December 8
8:30-11am
Conzelmann Center, Howe Park, 2201 Cottage Way, Sacramento
Click here

Wells Faro Home for the Holidays
December 8
Memorial Auditorium, 15th and J Streets, Sacramento
www.sacramentochoral.com

Old Sacramento Living History Holiday Ball and Pony Express Ride
December 8
Old Sacramento
www.historicoldsac.org/shm.asp

26th Annual Christmas in the Village
December 8
Fair Oaks Village
Click here

Christmas Memories
December 8-15
Governor's Mansion State Historic Park, 1526 H Street, Sacramento
Click here

"Madeline's Christmas"
December 8-30
Sutter Street Theatre, 717 Sutter St., Folsom
Click here

Sacramento Women's Chorus 3rd Annual Concert and Singalong
December 10
7pm
First Christian Church, 3901 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento
www.sacramentowomenschorus.com

PJ Party Christmas Eve
December 24
10am-1:30pm
Sacramento Zoo, Land Park Drive and Sutterville Road, Sacramento
www.saczoo.org

Family Kwanzaa Concert: Big Dreams, Small Shoulders
December 28
2-3:30pm
Crocker Art Museum, 216 O St., Sacramento
www.crockerartmuseum.org

BAY AREA

Downtown Ice
Through January 13, 2013
120 S Market St, San Jose
(408) 291-0525
sjdowntown.com/downtownice

Walnut Creek on Ice
Through January 13
Civic Park, 1375 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
iceskatewalnutcreek.com

Christmas in the Park
Through January 1, 2013
Plaza de Cesar Chavez, Downtown San Jose
www.christmasinthepark.com

“The Velveteen Rabbit”
Through December 9
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Novellus Theater, 700 Howard St., San Francisco
Click here

Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party
Weekends through December 23
Cow Palace, San Francisco
dickensfair.com

Zoo Lights
Through December 31
5:30-9pm
Oakland Zoo, 9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland
oaklandzoo.org

Dunsmuir House Holiday Tradition
Through December 16
Dunsmuir Estate, 2960 Peralta Oaks Ct., Oakland
dunsmuir-hellman.com

It's A Wonderful Night
December 7
6-9pm
Joaquin Plaza (between Washinton and East 14th), San Leandro
www.sanleandrodowntownassociation.org

Berkeley Ballet “The Nutcracker”
December 7-8, 14-16
Julia Morgan Center for the Arts, 2640 College Ave., Berkeley
www.berkeleyballet.org

Christmas Revels
December 7-16
Oakland Scottish Rite Center, 1547 Lakeside Dr., Oakland
californiarevels.org

Santa's Reindeer
December 8
Forest Home Farms Historic Park, 19953 San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon
www.srhf.org

Ballet San Jose “Nutcracker”
December 8-23
San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, 255 Almaden Blvd, San Jose
www.balletsj.org

Children's Holiday Festival
December 8
History Park, San Jose
www.historysanjose.org

Holiday Puppet Shows “Holiday Treats”
December 8
Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden, 1431 Waverly Street, Palo Alto
www.gamblegarden.org

Parol Lantern Festival and Parade
December 8
Yerba Buena Gardens to St. Patrick's Church, San Francisco
bayanihancc.org

Telegraph Avenue Holiday Street Fair
December 14-16
11am-6pm
Between Dwight Way and Bancroft Way (near UC Campus), Berkeley
www.telegraphfair.com

Fairy Winterland
December 14-23
Children's Fairyland, 699 Bellevue Ave., Oakland
fairyland.org

Jingle Bell Dash
December 15
San Pablo Reservoir, 500 San Pablo Dam Road, Orinda
Click here

Oakland Ballet's “Nutcracker”
December 22-24
Paramount Theatre, 2025 Broadway, Oakland
oaklandballet.org

Holiday Cable Car Tour
December 23-30
San Francisco
Click here
This winter, the Crocker Art Museum will celebrate the season with classic holiday music and a series of programs inspired by the exhibition American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell.

Music lovers will be in for a treat as local singer-songwriter Ricky Berger performs holiday classics and her own original music on Thursday, December 20 at 7 p.m. The Crocker will also kick off a new annual sing-along movie tradition with the film screening The Sound of Music on Thursday, December 27 at 6:30 p.m. Artist-in-residence Deborah Pittman will present an original multi-media performance piece inspired by Rockwell’s iconic painting “The Problem We All Live With” at the Crocker’s Family Kwanzaa Concert on Friday, December 28 at 2 p.m.

On Monday, December 31, the Crocker will present a Holiday Monday: Noon Year’s Eve Family Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. At this fun and free celebration, all ages will learn about New Year festivities from around the world through live music and dance performances by Golden Turtle Lion Dance Association, Non Stop Bhangra, Agua de Beber Capoeira, and the City of Sacramento Pipe Band. To top off the event, the hand bell choir Bel Tempo Ringers will perform “Auld Lang Syne.” Admission to the Museum will be free from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on this day and is sponsored by Target.

Drop, Yak, Splat!, the Museum’s monthly gallery experience for families, will take on a holiday theme on Thursday, December 27. The program will be available at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and is free with museum admission. Children ages six to 10 are invited to take a fascinating journey into the life and art of Norman Rockwell at two different sessions of Crocker Art Camp. Children will be immersed in a world of creative fun as they discover and make a wide range of art, including illustrations, self-portraits, paintings, photography, and more. Session one of Crocker Art Camp runs from December 26 – 28 and session two runs from January 2 – 4.

For more information, visit crockerartmuseum.org or call (916) 808-7000.

HOLIDAY PROGRAMS
Classical Concert: Camellia City Flute Choir
Sunday, December 16, 3 p.m.
Concert-goers will enjoy heart-warming holiday classics by this local musical treasure. Space is limited. $6 Museum members, $10 college students and youth 17 and under, $12 nonmembers. Tickets may be purchased at crockerartmuseum.org, the Museum Admission Desk, or by calling (916) 808-1182. This concert is part of the Crocker’s monthly Classical Concert series.

Concert: Ricky Berger
Thursday, December 20, 7 p.m.
This concert is part of a series celebrating the exhibition “American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell” through musical storytelling. Local singer-songwriter Ricky Berger plays guitar, ukulele, and keyboards, and will perform holiday classics as well as her original music. Her SAMMIE award-winning alt-folk sounds will transport concert goers back to Rockwell’s time. Space is limited. $6 Museum members, $10 college students and youth 17 and under, $12 nonmembers. Tickets may be purchased at crockerartmuseum.org, the Museum Admission Desk, or by calling (916) 808-1182. This concert is a part of the Crocker’s program series Thursday’s ‘til 9 (TT9). Whether it’s music, a movie, or a conversation, TT9 is the way to connect with art, people and ideas.

Sketch It
Sunday, December 23, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Visitors ages five and older can sketch at their own pace while receiving drawing instruction. This drop-in program meets on the fourth Sunday in a different gallery each month. No experience necessary. All supplies provided. Free with Museum admission.

Holiday Edition Wee Wednesday
WEDNESDAY, December 26 and January 2, 10:30 & 11 AM
Children ages three to five and their grownups are invited to this gallery-based art experience. The adventure begins in Tot Land with groups leaving at 10:30 and 11 AM. Free with Museum admission.

Crocker Art Camp
Session One: December 26 – 28, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Session Two: January 2 – 4, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Crocker Art Camp is an ideal setting for kids to develop their imaginations and creative thinking skills. Inspired by the life and art of Norman Rockwell, the winter break sessions will immerse children ages six through 10 in a world of creative fun. Each camper will discover and create a wide range of art, including illustrations, self-portraits, paintings, photography, and more. Each session will feature different activities. Single session: $145 Museum Members, $165 Nonmembers; Both sessions $275 Museum Members, $315 Nonmembers. Register online at crockerartmuseum.org or call (916) 808-1182.

Holiday Edition Drop, Yak, Splat! Museum Fun for Families
Thursday, December 27and January 3, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Each month a different work of art provides the inspiration for a memorable art-making activity. This drop-in program was designed for families with children ages five to 12. Free with Museum admission.

Movie: “The Sound of Music” Sing-along
Thursday, December 27, 6:30 p.m.
(1965, 174 minutes, G)
This beloved family classic kicks off the Crocker’s new annual sing-along movie tradition. Ticket holders who come dressed as their favorite characters will be entered into a drawing (must be present to win). Space is limited. $5 Museum members, $6 college students and youth 17 and under, $8 nonmembers. Tickets may be purchased at crockerartmuseum.org, the Museum Admission Desk, or by calling (916) 808-1182. This film is a part of the Crocker’s program series Thursday’s ‘til 9 (TT9). Whether it’s music, or a conversation, TT9 is the way to connect with art, people and ideas.

Family Kwanzaa Concert: “Big Dreams, Small Shoulders”
Friday, December 28, 2 p.m.
This year, the Crocker celebrates Kwanzaa with a special family-friendly performance of Crocker artist-in-residence Deborah Pittman’s original performance piece “Big Dreams, Small Shoulders.” The multi-media performance is inspired by Norman Rockwell’s iconic painting “The Problem We All Live With.” Space is limited. Advance registration is required. Free for Museum members, $3 for college students and youth 17 and under, $5 for nonmembers. Tickets may be purchased at crockerartmuseum.org, the Museum Admission Desk, or by calling (916) 808-1182.

Holiday Monday: Noon Year’s Eve Family Festival
Monday, December 31, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
At last, a New Year’s celebration everyone can stay awake for. Families can count down to the New Year at noon. At this fun and free celebration all ages will learn about New Year festivities from around the world through live music and dance performances featuring the Golden Turtle Lion Dance Association, Non Stop Bhangra, Agua de Beber Capoeira, and the City of Sacramento Pipe Band. The celebration will also present New Years’ traditions from local cultural groups and hands-on creative activities. To top off the event, the hand bell choir Bel Tempo Ringers will perform “Auld Lang Syne.” This program is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Museum will be open and free from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the Holiday Monday. Holiday Mondays are sponsored by Target.

Holiday Edition Sketch It
Friday, January 4, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Visitors ages five and older can sketch at their own pace while receiving drawing instruction. This drop-in program meets in a different gallery each month and all supplies are provided. No experience necessary. Free with Museum admission.
Here's a look at some of the new albums and DVDs being released this week on Tuesday, December 4.

New Music Releases
  • Ke$ha, “Warrior”
  • Wiz Khalifa, “O.N.I.F.C.”
  • ESham, “Venus Flytrap”
  • The Prodigy, “The Fat of the Land (Expanded Edition)”
  • Joshua Rogers, “Well Done”
  • Paloma Faith, “Fall to Grace”
  • Florida George Line, “Here's to The Good Times”
  • Il Divo, “Greatest Hits”
New DVD Releases
  • “The Dark Knight Rises”
  • “Hope Springs”
  • “The Odd Life of Timothy Green”
  • “Last Ounce of Courage”
  • “Beasts of the Southern Wild”
  • “Unforgivable”
  • “V/H/S”
  • “Butter”
  • “Alps”
  • “Thunderstruck”
  • “Silent Night”
It's officially the holiday season! Each week we will keep you updated on some great holiday fun for you and your family in both the Sacramento and Bay Area.

Editor's Note: As dates and times are subject to change, always call before heading out to an event.

SACRAMENTO AREA

Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink
Open until January 21, 2013
M-R, 2-8pm; F-Sat, 10am-10pm; Sun 10am-8pm
701 K Street
916-442-8575
downtownsac.org/events/ice-rink

Folsom Ice Rink
Open until January 21, 2013
Daily, 10am-10pm
www.folsomicerink.com

Elk Grove Ice Rink
Open until 1/21
10am-10pm daily
SE corner of Elk Grove Blvd. & Railroad Blvd., Old Town Elk Grove
www.elkgrovecity.org/icerink

“The Gift of the Magi”
Through December 30
B Street Theatre, 2727 B St., Sacramento
www.bstreettheatre.org

Raley's Theater of Lights
November 21-December 31
Old Sacramento
oldsacramento.com

“A Christmas Carol”
November 28-December 23
Sacramento Theatre Company, 1419 H St., Sacramento
www.sactheatre.org/Shows.html

The Citizen's First Annual List Party
November 29
5:30pm
The Citizen Hotel, 926 J Street, Sacramento
Click here

Historic Folsom Tree Lighting
November 30
6-9pm
Old Town Folsom
www.historicfolsom.org

Holiday Craft Fair & Book Sale
December 1
9am-4pm
Maidu Community Center and Library, 1550 Maidu Park Drive, Roseville
www.roseville.ca.us

Winter Wonderland
December 1
11am-3pm
Fairytale Town, 3901 Land Park Drive
www.fairytaletown.org

Breakfast With Santa
December 1
8-10:45am
The Pavilion – Elk Grove Regional Park, 9950 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove
www.yourcsd.com/events

45th Annual Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair
December 1
8am-4pm
Old Town Folsom
www.historicfolsom.org

Lighted Boat Parade
December 1
6:30pm
Boats will travel upriver past Old Sacramento to the Virgin Sturgeon and back to the Sacramento Yacht Club.
oldsacramento.com

6th Annual Sacramento Festival of Trees and Lights
December 1-2
Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, 1017 11th Street, Sacramento
(916) 212-5355

GOOD: Holiday Edition
December 1-2
10am-4pm
1409 Del Paso Blvd., Sacramento
www.facebook.com/GOODstreetfooddesignmarket

12 Days of Midtown
December 1-12
Kick-off the holiday season with a variety of events and specials showcasing local businesses and organizations.
www.exploremidtown.org/12DaysofMidtown

Santa Claws Pet Photos
December 1, 8 & 15
10am-4pm
PetSmart, Watt Ave. & Arden Way, Sacramento
www.happytails.org

Holiday Music Program
December 1-23
California State Capitol Museum
www.capitolmuseum.ca.gov

18th Annual Holiday Craft Fair
December 7-9
11am-5pm
Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330-B Gibbons Dr., Carmichael
www.sacfinearts.org

Sacramento Ballet's “The Nutcracker”
December 7-23
Community Center Theater, 1301 L Street, Sacramento
www.sacballet.org

Wild Nights & Holiday Lights
December 7-23
Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary, 403 Stafford St., Folsom
www.folsomzoofriends.org

Santa in the Park
December 8: Roseville Sports Center in Mahany Park, Roseville; 3-6pm
December 9: Maidu Community Center in Maidu Park, Roseville; 3-6pm
www.roseville.ca.us

A Simple Emigrant Christmas & Candlelight Tours
December 8
Sutter's Fort
www.suttersfort.org

Holiday Magic
December 8
10am-4pm
Sacramento Zoo, Land Park Drive and Sutterville Road, Sacramento
www.saczoo.org

Breakfast With Santa
December 8
8:30-11am
Conzelmann Center, Howe Park, 2201 Cottage Way, Sacramento
Click here

"Madeline's Christmas"
December 8-30
Sutter Street Theatre, 717 Sutter St., Folsom
Click here

Sacramento Women's Chorus 3rd Annual Concert and Singalong
December 10
7pm
First Christian Church, 3901 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento
www.sacramentowomenschorus.com

PJ Party Christmas Eve
December 24
10am-1:30pm
Sacramento Zoo, Land Park Drive and Sutterville Road, Sacramento
www.saczoo.org

Family Kwanzaa Concert: Big Dreams, Small Shoulders
December 28
2-3:30pm
Crocker Art Museum, 216 O St., Sacramento
www.crockerartmuseum.org

BAY AREA

Downtown Ice
Through January 13, 2013
120 S Market St, San Jose
(408) 291-0525
sjdowntown.com/downtownice

Walnut Creek on Ice
Through January 13
Civic Park, 1375 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
iceskatewalnutcreek.com

Christmas in the Park
Through January 1, 2013
Plaza de Cesar Chavez, Downtown San Jose
www.christmasinthepark.com

Filoli's Holiday Traditions
Through December 1
86 Canada Road, Woodside
filoli.org

“The Velveteen Rabbit”
Through December 9
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Novellus Theater, 700 Howard St., San Francisco
Click here

Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party
Weekends through December 23
Cow Palace, San Francisco
dickensfair.com

Martinez Snow Park
November 30-December 2
10am-5pm
Main Street Plaza, Martinez
mainstreetmartinez.org

Jack London Square Tree Lighting
November 30
Jack London Square, Oakland
jacklondonsquare.com

Zoo Lights
November 30-December 31
5:30-9pm
Oakland Zoo, 9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland
oaklandzoo.org

Children's Holiday Parade
December 1
Broadway to 20th Street, Downtown Oakland
americas-holiday-parade.com

Dublin Holiday Fair
December 1
12-5pm
Dublin Heritage Park & Museums, 6600 Donlon Way, Dublin
Click here

Family Day at the Winchester Mystery House
December 1
10am-2pm
Winchester Mystery House, 525 S Winchester Blvd., San Jose
www.winchestermysteryhouse.com

Hanukkah Palooza
December 1
12-4pm
Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center. 14855 Oka Road, Los Gatos
www.siliconvalleyjcc.org

Union Street Fantasy of Lights
December 1
3-7pm
Union Street (between Van Ness and Steiner), San Francisco
Click here

Dunsmuir House Holiday Tradition
December 1-16
Dunsmuir Estate, 2960 Peralta Oaks Ct., Oakland
dunsmuir-hellman.com

It's A Wonderful Night
December 7
6-9pm
Joaquin Plaza (between Washinton and East 14th), San Leandro
www.sanleandrodowntownassociation.org

Berkeley Ballet “The Nutcracker”
December 7-8, 14-16
Julia Morgan Center for the Arts, 2640 College Ave., Berkeley
www.berkeleyballet.org

Christmas Revels
December 7-16
Oakland Scottish Rite Center, 1547 Lakeside Dr., Oakland
californiarevels.org

Telegraph Avenue Holiday Street Fair
December 14-16
11am-6pm
Between Dwight Way and Bancroft Way (near UC Campus), Berkeley
www.telegraphfair.com

Fairy Winterland
December 14-23
Children's Fairyland, 699 Bellevue Ave., Oakland
fairyland.org

Jingle Bell Dash
December 15
San Pablo Reservoir, 500 San Pablo Dam Road, Orinda
Click here

Oakland Ballet's “Nutcracker”
December 22-24
Paramount Theatre, 2025 Broadway, Oakland
oaklandballet.org

Holiday Cable Car Tour
December 23-30
San Francisco
Click here
Here's a look at some of the new albums and DVDs that were released today, Tuesday, November 27.

New Music Releases
  • Alicia Keys, “Girl On Fire”
  • Whitney Houston, “I Will Always Love You: Best of Whitney Houston”
  • Wu-Block, “Wu-Block”
  • Pluto 3D, “Future”
  • Michael Buble, “Christmas: Special Edition”
  • Outasight, “Nights Like These”
  • Rage Against the Machine, “XX”
  • Freeway, “Diamond in the Rough”
  • Rance Allen Group, “Amazing Grace”
  • Asia, “Resonance”
  • Atlas Genius, “Through the Glass EP”
  • Glee Cast, “Glee: The Music – Season 4, Volume 1”
  • Carter Burwell, “Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2, The Score Music”
  • Various, “Now That's What I Call Disney”
  • Various, “All-Star Salute to Christmas”
New DVD Releases
  • “Lawless”
  • “ParaNorman”
  • “Step Up Revolution”
  • “The Apparition”
  • “The Day”
  • “Burning Man”
It's officially the holiday season! Each week we will keep you updated on some great holiday fun for you and your family in both the Sacramento and Bay Area.

Editor's Note: As dates and times are subject to change, always call before heading out to an event.

SACRAMENTO AREA

Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink
Open until January 21, 2013
M-R, 2-8pm; F-Sat, 10am-10pm; Sun 10am-8pm
701 K Street
916-442-8575
downtownsac.org/events/ice-rink

Folsom Ice Rink
Open until January 21, 2013
Daily, 10am-10pm
www.folsomicerink.com

Raley's Theater of Lights
November 21-December 31
Old Sacramento
oldsacramento.com

Sacramento Hmong New Year
November 22-24
Cal Expo
www.sacramentohmongnewyear.com

Holiday Arts & Craft Festival
November 23-25
Scottish Rite Center, Sacramento
www.crockerartmuseum.org

Dickens Street Faire
Saturday, November 24
10am-4pm
Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove
www.oldtownelkgrovefoundation.org

Holiday Craft Fair & Book Sale
December 1
9am-4pm
Maidu Community Center and Library, 1550 Maidu Park Drive, Roseville
www.roseville.ca.us

Santa in the Park
December 8: Roseville Sports Center in Mahany Park, Roseville; 3-6pm
December 9: Maidu Community Center in Maidu Park, Roseville; 3-6pm
www.roseville.ca.us

BAY AREA

Downtown Ice
Open through January 13, 2013
120 S Market St, San Jose
(408) 291-0525
sjdowntown.com/downtownice

Christmas in the Park
November 23-January 1, 2013
Plaza de Cesar Chavez, Downtown San Jose
www.christmasinthepark.com

Filoli's Holiday Traditions
November 23-December 1
86 Canada Road, Woodside
filoli.org

Rockridge in the Snow
November 24
3-6pm
Rockridge BART Station Plaza, Oakland
www.rockridgedistrict.com

Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party
Weekends from November 24-December 23
Cow Palace, San Francisco
dickensfair.com

Jack London Square Tree Lighting
November 30
Jack London Square, Oakland
jacklondonsquare.com

Children's Holiday Parade
December 1
Broadway to 20th Street, Downtown Oakland
americas-holiday-parade.com
Here's a look at some of the new albums and DVDs that were released this week on Monday, November 19 and Tuesday, November 20.

New Music Releases
  • Rihanna, “Unapologetic”
  • Nicki Minaj, “Pink Friday – Roman Reloaded – The ReUp”
  • Pitbull, “Global Warming”
  • Tech N9ne, “Ebah & Boiling Point”
  • Kelly Clarkson, “Greatest Hits – Chapter One”
  • Kid Rock, “Rebel Soul”
  • Keyshia Cole, “Woman to Woman”
  • Marvin Gaye, “Trouble Man – Expanded Edition”
  • Phillip Phillips, “The World From the Side of the Moon”
  • Jesus Culture with Martin Smith, “Live From New York”
  • Matt & Toby, “Matt & Toby”
  • Led Zeppelin, “Celebration”
  • Il Volo, “We Are Love”
New DVD Releases
  • “The Expendables 2”
  • “Bringing Up Bobby”
  • “Heaven's Gate”