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The Escondido Republican Club (TERC) will be holding its monthly lunchtime meeting on Monday, May 20, featuring guest speaker Ruth Weiss, vice president, co-founder -Election Integrity Project California, Inc. who is currently serving as the Director of Legislative Oversight and Director of the Southern Region of California, consisting of San Diego and Imperial Counties. 

This meeting will be held at the Cocina del Charro Restaurant, 890 W. Valley Parkway, Escondido.  Check-in begins at 11:30 a.m. with the lunch buffet service beginning at 11:45 a.m.  The meeting will begin promptly at noon and conclude at 1 p.m. Cost is $15 per person.  Payment by cash or check only.

Please make  your reservation by calling (760) 480-8300. For more information about TERC, visit ww.escondidorepublicanclub .com.


Escondido Youth Media Arts Festival Returns for its 10th Year

The Escondido Union School District is hosting their annual Escondido Youth Media Festival on May 16. This event celebrates innovation and creativity through media arts. All are welcome to attend. The showcase begins at 5:30 p.m. with the awards presentation at 7 p.m. at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. 


The Folk Collection will be singing classic folk songs from the 60’s  Sunday, May 5, 2 p.m. at the California Center of the Arts, Escondido.  The concert is sponsored by Hidden Valley Community Concert Association (HVCCA.)

Hear the music made famous by artists and groups including The Kingston Trio, Peter, Paul & Mary, Pete Seeger, and The Limeliters.  This is a family show that is for all ages, full of sing-a-longs and good, clean humor.  

Some of the songs that they will be singing include  “Tom Dooley,” “If I Had A Hammer,” “This Land is Your Land,” and “They Call the Wind Maria.”

HVCCA is celebrating 75 years in Escondido next fall. 

Tickets are available online at or the CCAE box office at 800-988-4253.  Prices are, Adults, $30, Seniors $20. Veterans, active-military, Students, and children cost $10.


This May in the Municipal Gallery find found objects, recycled materials and re-worked pieces of art.   Altered Elements showcases the imaginations and ability of local artists to rehabilitate the inanimate, giving it new life through art.   

In the Expressions Galleries, Chair Words: Chairs have Feelings Too.  Featuring works from Patrick Brown, Scott Gengelbach, Daniel Hernandez, Chrisanne Moats and Barbara Preston.  

Barbara Armbruster author of five poetry books will read from her new book Chair Words  Saturday, May 11 at 1 p.m.

The PhotoArts Group shares their “View Point” in the InnerSpace Gallery. Meet the artists at the opening receptions during Second Saturday Artwalk, May 11, 5:30 – 8 p.m.

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