2015 Art & Wine with Something MORE
Posted on October 2, 2014
Show your support of MORE’s adults with developmental disabilities and plan to attend our eleventh annual Art & Wine Festival. Set for Saturday, January 17, 2015 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the main building at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds; this event will feature 20 of your favorite local wineries, 3 microbreweries, and 20 of the very best caterer’s and restaurants as well as the work of artists with disabilities. With live and silent auctions, a dessert auction, and some of the most unique artwork available anywhere, this event promises something for everyone. Tickets are $30 each or $50 per couple and are available at MORE at 399 Placerville Drive in Placerville, or on our website. For more information call (530) 622-4848.
Proceeds benefit adults with developmental disabilities with a portion benefiting the El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce.
Something M.O.R.E. Artists’ Gallery
Posted on June 24, 2014
Have you ever wanted to…
- Step into someone else’s mind?
- Get lost in the subtle nuances of color meeting form?
- Be overtaken by the sheer brilliance of an artistic creation?
If so, we have the place to make your wish for something more come true.
The Something M.O.R.E. Artists’ Gallery is the mecca for all art produced by clients within the walls of the Creative Arts Component. Photography, paintings, handcrafted jewelry, pottery and every other conceivable medium can be found here. Pure unbridled imagination cries out from every angle, stop by and get lost for awhile.
Our Something M.O.R.E. Artists’ Gallery was developed to showcase the unique artwork of people with disabilities. The main focus of our gallery is to educate the community about the talent and abilities of the people MORE serves.
You need to see some of this work to appreciate the talent of these artists. Each work represents an opportunity to see the world through the eyes of someone with a disability. We challenge you to remain unmoved after viewing our gallery.
Our gallery is open from 9:00 a.m. through 2:30 p.m., Monday – Friday or by appointment at (530) 622-3832. We are located at 415 Placerville Drive, Suite F in Placerville. Come in and see what our special artists have to offer. You are guaranteed to be surprised!
2014 MORE Chili Cook Off
Posted on May 21, 2014
Mother Lode Rehabilitation Enterprises Inc. (MORE) is hosting our thirteenth annual Chili Cook Off and Classic Car show on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at The Pollock Pines/Camino Community Center, 2675 Sanders Drive in Pollock Pines. In addition to some of the best chili around, visitors will be treated to a special classic car show. Admission is a suggested donation of $5 per person. For this you will get a chance to taste all the chili, vote for your favorite chili, and vote for your favorite car. Drinks, (including adult beverages), barbecue beef sandwiches, and snacks will be available also. The classic car show gets under way at 10:00 am, and the chili will be ready at 12:00. Live music will be provided by local group “The Nobs”. All proceeds benefit adults with disabilities.
MORE is currently accepting applications for Chili Cooks and Classic Car Show entries.