Crocker Art Museum

Crocker Museum Loan Issues

Crocker Catch-22: Museum Needs Donors To Die To Pay The Bills

The museum owes the city of Sacramento $10 million stemming from the 2009 Crocker expansion loan. It’s not that director Lial Jones has no money now. She’s secured $10 million in estate gifts from donors who are still alive, meaning the museum can’t collect from their estate yet.

CBS13–05/10/2013

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Best Places For Kids’ Summer Art Activities In Sacramento

Sacramento youngsters have many chances to be up to their elbows in artistic fun this summer.

04/05/2013

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Best Upcoming Spring Art Festivals And Events In Sacramento

The capital city is home to a large number of galleries, venues and events that feature art of many sorts, and spring 2013 is a great time to experience what the arts community has to offer.

03/11/2013

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Best Family-Friendly New Year’s Parties In Sacramento

From bursts of color in the evening sky to music, dance, rock climbing and ice, the final days of 2012 offer a little bit of everything to Sacramento residents and visitors. While ushering in the new year is often an adult-centric experience, these options offer fun and entertainment for families, teens and tots.

12/28/2012

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Best Bizarre Statues Or Public Art In Sacramento

Good or bad, these odd public art pieces are a part of Sacramento.

10/01/2012

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Best Bilingual Extracurricular Activities For Kids In Sacramento

Sacramento, a city that respects cultural diversity, provides extracurricular cultural activities that kids can both enjoy and use to learn about the history, language, song, dance, art and food of other cultures.

09/21/2012

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Best Museum Exhibits To See This Fall In Sacramento

Sacramento’s museums will feature a variety of art, history and cultural exhibits this fall.

09/17/2012

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Familiarize With Founders: Important Places To The People Who Built Sacramento

Pay homage to a founding father by visiting a historic Sacramento landmark.

08/13/2012

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Best Spots for Summer Playdates In Sacramento

Sacramento has plenty of options for playdaters this summer, and it is easy to see that fun doesn’t have to be expensive. Whether you want to enjoy the great outdoors or stay inside in air-conditioned comfort, the kids will find it hard to resist the art, music, dance, theater, sports, animals, trains and even anime and camping activities this area has to offer.

07/20/2012

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2012 Sacramento International Film Festival Preview

For 10 days in April, the Sacramento International Film Festival allows fanatics to experience the glitz, excitement and glamour of over 100 national and international films. Get involved in the action and attend a few of the events this year.

04/09/2012

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Spring Break Stay-cations In Sacramento

If you’re passing on a spring break getaway vacation this year, still have some fun right here in Sacramento. The region is ripe with opportunities for a memorable vacation spent at home. Consider these ideas if a stay-cation is in your plans.

03/17/2012

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Best Places For Women’s History In Sacramento

California remains a champion of women’s history and Sacramento is home to some the nation’s greatest places to celebrate Women’s History Month.

03/12/2012

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