Current Programs

Below is a listing of our current programs.

==========Special Events==========

49er Bypass Run

Saturday April 4th, starting at 9am in downtown Sutter Creek. Pre-register by March 13th to receive a race shirt. Costs: 17 and under :$20, 18 and over: $25
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After School Program in Jackson and Plymouth

This program is 100% FREE! Open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. Located at Lodge Hill in Plymouth open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and in Jackson at The Hub open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2-5. We do all sorts of fun activities and projects as well as the occasional field trip (free also!). Homework help is available and snacks are provided. We are open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 2pm-5pm. Be sure to bring your completed and signed by a parent waiver form. We will not meet on school holidays or minimum days. We hope to see you there! For more information e-mail
After School Program Waiver Form

Thank you to our sponsors:
Jackson RancheriaCity of Plymouth


ACRA Bingo at the American Legion Hall - new day and location!!
Start time: 6:30
Early Bird games start at 6:15
1st and 3rd Tuesdays
Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top
Black out is up to $200. Raffle prizes and pull tabs!
Complimentary desserts & coffee. Beer, wine, soda and water available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own dinner.
Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
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Bodacious Self Care Workshop

Nurture yourself and you will thrive! Presented by Professional Certified Coach Roberta Pickett, this workshop will teach you how to stop the guilt for taking care of your needs, end the drive to be quite so perfect and feel the joy that lights you up. This workshop takes place Saturday, January 31st at The HUB from 10:30-4:30 with light lunch provided. $75 per person, please pre-register by January 23rd at the ACRA office. Contact Barbara at 223-6349 or
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Concert - Tom Rigney & Flambeau

Friends of the Amador County Library present Tom Rigney & Flambeau in concert at 3pm, Sunday, March 22 at The Call (Calvary Chapel), Pine Grove. They'll raise the roof with "fiery Cajun and zydeco, low-down blues, funky New Orleans grooves and beautiful ballads and waltzes". Tickets are $22 ($25 at the door, if available) and go on sale Feb. 1 at Hein & Co., Jackson, or by mail at FACL Concert, c/o Powell, 13910 Rose Quartz Court, Pine Grove, CA 95665. For more information call 209-296-1712.

Duck Race - The 28th Annual Great Sutter Creek Duck Race

The Duck Race takes place Saturday, April 25th at Minnie Provis Park in Sutter Creek. Races start at 9am. Tickets will be available early March at the ACRA office and from Beneficiaries.

**If you are a non-profit and want to be a beneficiary for this years Duck Race please attend the first meeting at the ACRA office on Thursday, January 15th at 6pm.

Ghost Trails Cemetery Hunt

Take a trip back in time on the ghost trails adventure! A scavenger hunt through the historic Pine Grove, Aqueduct and Volcano cemeteries. Use a map to find specific cemeteries on the adventure. Find the headstones that correspond to short stories of pioneers, their journey west and settling in Amador County. Packets are $10, available at the ACRA office or we can email it to you. This is a great family activity! Proceeds benefits ACRA and the Amador County Cemetery Board.
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HUB Fundraiser

Join us for our 1st annual fundraiser dinner to help our youth thrive at ACRA's HUB Youth & Community Center. Your dollars will support free year-round youth programs, art, music & theater classes, computers, software, books & arcade games.
What: Sit-down dinner with choice of salmon, chicken or steak fillet. There will be a live auction & raffle prizes.
When: March 6 at Thomi's Banquet Room(5:30pm doors, 6:30pm dinner)
Tickets: $40 per plate
For tickets or more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
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Spaghetti Feed

Join us for our 4th annual spaghetti feed benefitting ACRA's After School Program and the Amador County Cemetery Board.
When: January 30 (5:30pm doors, 6:30pm dinner, 7pm raffle)
Tickets: $15 single, $25 couple, $20 at door
Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
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Tri Amador Triathlon

Thank you for signing up for the 2014 Tri Amador. Please check back soon for the 2015 Tri Amador date.
Final Results from the Olympic Distance
Final Results from the Sprint Distance

Thank you to our sponsors:



Monthly astronomy meetings at the HUB in Jackson at 7pm. Free to all astronomers, bring your telescopes! 2015 meeting dates: Feb-7, Mar-7, Apr-11, May-2, Jun-6, Jul-11, Aug-1, Sep-26, Oct-24, Nov-28, Dec-19.

For more information, please contact Barbara Nichols.

Belly Dance Class

Amel Tasfout's dance class is open to everyone. The students will be introduced to foundational dance movement, footwork, isolations and proper posture. Have fun tapping into your feminine while getting in shape! This class runs Tuesday evenings, January 20 thru February 17 from 5:30PM to 7:00pm at the HUB. The cost is $75 per person. To pre-register, email Barbara Nichols.
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Creative Self-Exploration

Join Wendy Ward, certified Intentional Creativity Coach, in this exploratory class where you will collage 5x8" cards rich with symbolic imagery. Reconnect with your intuition, creative spirit and inner wisdom in a supportive atmosphere. You will learn how to "read" your cards and continue the process at home. No artistic experience needed!
Saturday, February 21 10am-2pm at ACRA. The cost is $55 per person plus $8 material fee payable to instructor. To pre-register, email Barbara Nichols or call 256-1365.
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Zumba every Tuesday evening at The Hub. 5:30-6:30pm. $7 general, $5 student.


Basketball - Men's League

What: 10-week League with an A and a B League
When: Sundays starting March 15th
Where: Amador High School
Price: $400 per team
Manager's Meeting: Wednesday March 4th, 6:00pm at the ACRA Office (10877 Conductor Blvd. Sutter Creek, CA)
Registration form
Thank you to our sponsor:
Jackson Rancheria

Basketball - Women's League

What: 6-week League with possible playoffs
When: Sunday nights starting April 12th
Where: Argonaut High School
Price: $350 per team
Manager's Meeting: Sunday March 29th, 6:00pm at Argonaut High School - During Open Gym Basketball
Open Gym Women's Basketball: March 22 and 29 from 5-7pm at Argonaut High School
Registration form

Dodgeball - Adult

League is underway on Saturdays at Jackson Jr. High. For more information call ACRA at (209) 223-6349.
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Standings & schedule

Flag Football - Adult

ACRA's Adult Flag Football will be back in Summer of 2015. Call ACRA at 209-223-6349 for more details.

Flag Football - Youth Co-Ed

What: 6-week League
Who: 4th-8th graders, co-ed
When: Sunday evenings starting June 14
Where: Jackson Jr. High School main field
Price: $30 per player - includes team shirt/jersey
League Meeting: Wednesday June 10th, 6pm at the ACRA Office (10877 Conductor Blvd. Sutter Creek, CA)
Registration form

Soccer - Adult Co-Ed League

What: 8-week League including playoffs
When: Sundays starting March 8th
Game times: First game will start around 2:00pm (This could be moved slightly at the meeting if the majority of the League wants to play at a different time)
Price: $400 per team (pays for refs, paint for the fields, and equipment like balls, corner flags, referee score cards, etc.)
Manager's Meeting: Wednesday February 25th, 6:00pm at the ACRA office (10877 Conductor Blvd. Sutter Creek, CA)
Registration form

Thank you to our sponsors:
Schwabe ResidentialIone Rotary

Softball - Men's

Length of season: Play every team twice, plus double elimination Playoffs for every team
When: Monday and Wednesday nights starting June 15
Where: Pioneer Park in Pioneer
Price: $650 per team
Registration deadline: June 4
Managers Meeting: Wednesday June 3rd, 6pm at the ACRA Office (10877 Conductor Blvd. Sutter Creek, CA)
Registration form
Team roster

Volleyball - Co-Ed Adult League

What: 7-week League including playoffs - 2 matches per week/per team
When: Sundays starting February 15th
Where: Amador and Argonaut High Schools
Price: $175 per team
Registration Deadline: February 8th
Manager's Meeting: February 8th at 4pm at Amador High School - during Open Gym Volleyball
Registration form
League rules

Volleyball - Open Gym

Open Gym Volleyball runs every Sunday from 2-5:30pm at Amador High School
3 Nets/Courts will be set up
All skill levels are welcome!
$2 per person (first time is free)
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Youth Sports Fair

The Youth Sports Fair will be back in Spring/Summer 2015. For more information call 223-6349 or email