Annual Spring Gala and Art Auction

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On Saturday, June 9th, 2018, the American River Natural History Association (ARNHA), joined with the Sacramento Fine Arts Center to present the ninth annual Art Where Wild Things Are, an art show, auction and gala celebrating interpretations of the natural world. This event brought together art patrons, philanthropists, artists and nature-lovers for what has become the most important fundraiser of the year for the Effie Yeaw Nature Center, a non-profit education and visitor center operated as a community service by ARNHA.

The art show, featuring creative interpretations of local nature in a variety of media, was juried by well-known local artists.

We were pleased to welcome Pat Mahony and Randy Getz as the 2018 Honorary Event Chairs, and Eileen Javora as the emcee. The evening gala featured delicious food from a Global Gourmet Caterer, beverages, music, and silent and live auctions of juried artwork. Free valet parking was provided at the event.