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    Concerts in the Park 2016: James Cavern

    Presented by Downtown Sacramento Partnership at Cesar Chavez Plaza, Sacramento

    May 6, 2016

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    Turning up the volume for 25 years! Grab a beer and join Downtown Sacramento’s largest outdoor happy hour Friday evenings at Cesar Chavez Plaza! Stay social at Concerts in the Park! Use the hashtags #CIP2016 #Cheers25Years every Friday night!

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    Wednesday Nooner: City of Trees Brass Band

    Presented by UNIQUE Programs at Sacramento State (CSUS) - Union Serna Plaza, Sacramento

    May 4, 2016

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    Sacramento State’s University Union UNIQUE Programs is pleased to announce a Wednesday Nooner concert featuring City of Trees Brass...more

    Adaptive Scuba Diving Class

    Presented by Spinal Cord Injury Support Sac

    May 4, 2016

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    William Holman will be coming this month to talk all about adaptive scuba diving. He has been diving for over 30 years and has a great passion for it. The last five years, he has been working with...more

    Standup Magician: Derek Hughes

    Presented by UNIQUE Programs at Sacramento State (CSUS) - University Union, Sacramento

    May 5, 2016

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    Sacramento State’s The University Union UNIQUE Programs is pleased to announce a stand-up magician show featuring Derek...more

    Here’s Looking at You Kid

    Presented by Folsom Public Library at Folsom Public Library, Folsom

    May 6, 2016

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    Join former archivist Michael Troyan for this insider’s account of the history of the famous motion picture company, beginning with the opening of the Warners’ Theatre in 1918 to modern...more

    Beyond Ancestry: Utilizing Free Internet Genealogy Resources

    Presented by Sacramento Public Library at Franklin Community Library, Elk Grove

    May 7, 2016

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    Most people think of Ancestry.com when using the Internet for genealogy research. Did you know there are many, many great genealogy websites...more

    Bonsai Workshop

    Presented by Exotic Plants, Ltd. at Exotic Plants, Sacramento

    May 7, 2016

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    Learn the fundamentals of bonsai care including training, trimming, and fertilizing. The event will be conducted by bonsai enthusiast Timm Johnson who has been a bonsai instructor for the...more

    Jane Jacobs Roll: Punk Rock Bike Ride

    Presented by Preservation Sacramento at Crest Theatre, Sacramento

    May 7, 2016

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    Join William Burg of Preservation Sacramento's board of directors and Mickie Rat of veteran Sacramento punk band The Secretions for a 90-minute bike ride visiting places important to the long and...more

    Jane Jacobs Walk: Oak Park in Three Centuries

    Presented by Preservation Sacramento at Old Soul at 40 Acres, Sacramento

    May 7, 2016

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    Oak Park began as Sacramento's first streetcar suburb in the 1880s, growing into a thriving neighborhood that led the charge for annexation to the city of Sacramento by 1911. In the wake of...more

    Jane Jacobs Walk: Homesteading the Grid

    Presented by Preservation Sacramento at Crocker Park, Sacramento

    May 7, 2016

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    The first "urban planners" of Sacramento were Captain William H. Warner, Lt. Edward Ord, and Lieutenants Edward Ord and Willaim Tecumseh Sherman, who designed Sacramento's central city grid, to...more

    Mother Nature Stroll

    Presented by Effie Yeaw Nature Center at Effie Yeaw Nature Center, Carmichael

    May 7, 2016

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    Join a Naturalist for a morning walk in the Nature Area. Discover what many of nature’s moms are up to this time of year.

    Note: Sign-ups taken the day of the event. Space is limited.


    Northern California NAMIWalks

    Presented by NAMI Sacramento at William Land Park, Sacramento

    May 7, 2016

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    This Northern California NAMIWalk is a 5k walkathon fundraiser through William Land Park . The event builds public awareness for NAMI Sacramento and ten other surrounding NAMI affiliates,...more

    CSI: Old City Cemetery

    Presented by Old City Cemetery Committee at Sacramento Historic City Cemetery, Sacramento

    May 7, 2016

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    Dig into the sordid underbelly of Sacramento past and learn how dogged investigators were able to solve some of the worst crimes this city has seen. Step into the boots of the detectives of the...more

    Art Auction

    Presented by Juan Cervantes and Jennie Baca Scholarship

    May 7, 2016

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    This scholarship honors Mrs. Jennie Baca and Juan Cervantes, in gratitude for providing opportunities to the members of the...more

    Mack Road Spring Fair

    Presented by Mack Road Partnership

    May 5 - May 8, 2016

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    The Mack Road Spring Fair celebrates the community for four fun-filled days. Attendees can enjoy rides, games, and food this extended holiday. The proceeds will go to the ReImagine Mack Road...more

    Sacramento Cactus and Succulent Show

    Presented by Sacramento Cactus & Succulent Society at Shepard Garden and Art Center, Sacramento

    May 7 - May 8, 2016

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    The Sacramento Cactus and Succulent Society will hold its 56th Annual Show and Sale! Decorative containers and plants will be for sale. A free plant will be given to the first 50 guests each...more

    Mother's Day Tea Party in the Park

    at Carmichael Park, Carmichael

    May 8, 2016

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    Come celebrate mothers at the Carmichael Park Farmers Market! During this special tea service, mothers can enjoy a variety of teas, desserts, chocolate covered berries, and a raffle. Raffle...more

    Rise Strong Against Eating Disorders: Recovering

    Presented by Eating Recovery Center- California at Swanston Community Center , Sacramento

    May 11, 2016

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    For so many who've made it through treatment for an eating disorder, you've changed the behaviors. You've changed how you look at your eating disorder. You've changed that part of your...more

    Financial Future

    Presented by Senior Legal Hotline at Oak Park Community Center, Sacramento

    May 12, 2016

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    As you empty the gutters, clean your windows, and change out winter linens, don't forget to dust off your finances. There is a lot that can be done to organize paperwork for retirement plans...more

    Concerts in the Park 2016: New Kingston

    Presented by Downtown Sacramento Partnership at Cesar Chavez Plaza, Sacramento

    May 13, 2016

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    Turning up the volume for 25 years! Grab a beer and join Downtown Sacramento’s largest outdoor happy hour Friday evenings at Cesar Chavez Plaza! Stay social at ...more

    Caregivers for Dementia Patients: Support Group Meeting

    Presented by City of Sacramento Older Adult Services at Ethel Hart Senior Center, Sacramento

    May 13, 2016

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    In partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, the City of Sacramento’s Older Adult Services will be...more

    Farm Flix Movie Night: Despicable Me

    Presented by Fiery Ginger Farm

    May 13, 2016

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    Join Fiery Ginger Farm for this outdoor screening of Despicable Me. Get there early for farm tours, a petting zoo, and...more

    9th Annual iFest (International Festival)

    Presented by Cordova Community Council at Village Green Park, Rancho Cordova

    May 14, 2016

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    The Rancho Cordova iFest is a festival celebrating the ethnic diversity of the community and reaching out to newcomer groups by offering an opportunity for them to showcase their cultural...more

    Stigma Free 2016

    Presented by Sacramento County at Clunie Community Center, Sacramento

    May 14, 2016

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    Stigma Free 2016 is a celebration recognizing Mental Health Month. Join in for a resource fair, health screenings, live art demonstration, spoken word performances, prize drawings,...more

    Walk on the Wildside

    May 14, 2016

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    Bring the family and join Regional San’s Bufferlands staff for the annual Walk on the Wildside event, a celebration of International Migratory Bird Day.

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    Fire Station Open House: Station 6

    Presented by City of Sacramento

    May 14, 2016

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    Bring your families and come on out to your local fire station. Meet the firefighters and medics who protect your neighborhood; tour the station; pick up some safety brochures; and take an...more

    National Fitness Month

    Presented by Roseville Parks, Recreation & Libraries

    May 15, 2016

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    Join the COR fitness team for a morning of fitness fun. Sample a variety of fitness formats for a great workout.


    Let's Talk About: Death and Dying

    Presented by Sacramento Public Library at Tsakopoulos Library Galleria, Sacramento

    May 15, 2016

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    Join in and shake the taboo off of death and work to bring it back to life during an hour-long community discussion with author Caitlin Doughty and Chaplain Jenny Ebinger.

    In her...more

    Sacramento State's String Project

    Presented by Sacramento State (CSUS) at Sacramento State (CSUS) Music Recital Hall, Sacramento

    May 16, 2016

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    Celebrate spring with some young music at Sacramento State. The University’s String Project provides area children and young people with affordable lessons in violin and cello by Sacramento...more

    Arden Arcade Town Hall Meeting

    Presented by Sheriff's Community Impact Program at Swanston Community Center , Sacramento

    May 17, 2016

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    Come and meet with community organizations, law enforcement, and your neighbors. Special guests from the Sacramento Sheriff's Department, High Intense Drug Trafficking Agency, and the California...more

    Folsom City Works Day

    Presented by City of Folsom at Folsom City Lions Park, Folsom

    May 18, 2016

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    Climb aboard a fire engine, sit in the driver’s seat of a garbage truck, meet cute animals, and more at Folsom’s annual City Works Day. This popular...more

    Kids Craft: Finger Painting

    Presented by Sacramento Public Library at Franklin Community Library, Elk Grove

    May 19, 2016

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    Get creative and messy with us in this fun art program. Paint a masterpiece or two with fingers, brushes, or marbles, or create your own new painting method.

    Note: Participants are...more

    Tween Wizarding Crafts

    Presented by Sacramento Public Library at Colonial Heights Library, Sacramento

    May 19, 2016

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    Display your love for Harry Potter and the wizarding world with Potter-inspired crafts. Make wearable crafts to represent your house, and take home your creations to keep.


    Friday Flicks: Pan

    Presented by Roseville Parks, Recreation & Libraries at Vernon Street Town Square, Roseville

    May 20, 2016

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    Come out to the square to enjoy Pan. Don’t forget to bring your blankets and snacks.

    Note: This...more

    Concerts in the Park 2016: Geographer

    Presented by Downtown Sacramento Partnership at Cesar Chavez Plaza, Sacramento

    May 20, 2016

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    Turning up the volume for 25 years! Grab a beer and join Downtown Sacramento’s largest outdoor happy hour Friday evenings at Cesar Chavez Plaza! Stay social at ...more

    Teen Tabletop Games

    Presented by Sacramento Public Library at Franklin Community Library, Elk Grove

    May 20, 2016

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    Try the library's board games or bring a game from home, and teach others. Or bring your Magic the Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh, or other collectible card game deck of choice to look for...more

    Get Creative: Crafting for Adults and Teens (May)

    Presented by Sacramento Public Library at Franklin Community Library, Elk Grove

    May 21, 2016

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    Have you heard about Zentangle? It’s a fun new-ish craft of creating art on 3.5” squares of paper, usually freehand, strongly pattern-based. Stop in for a while during this open...more

    Sacramento Take Steps for Crohn's and Colitis

    Presented by Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America at California State Capitol - South Steps, Sacramento

    May 21, 2016

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    Take Steps is the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) national walk program. These walks raise funds for mission critical research and patient support programs,...more

    Concerts on the Square: Skid Roses

    Presented by Roseville Parks, Recreation & Libraries at Vernon Street Town Square, Roseville

    May 21, 2016

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    Take a musical ride back to the roaring '80s where big hair and tight pants spawned some of the most memorable party anthems of all time. Skid Roses entertains audiences of all ages...more

    R Street Block Party

    at WAL Public Market, Sacramento

    May 21, 2016

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    The R Street Block Party returns this May 21 with a fun filled day including live music, food, a kids zone, cold beverages and a makers mart showcasing 40 of the best handmade vendors in Northern...more

    Fire Station Open House: Station 1

    Presented by City of Sacramento

    May 21, 2016

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    Bring your families and come on out to your local fire station. Meet the firefighters and medics who protect your neighborhood; tour the station; pick up some safety brochures; and take an...more

    It's A Family Affair

    Presented by Agape Villages Foster Family Agency at Village Green Park, Rancho Cordova

    May 21, 2016

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    May is National Foster Care Awareness month and everyone can each play a part in enhancing the lives of children and youth in foster care. Agape Villages presents their It's A Family...more

    Health at Every Size Live

    at Clunie Community Center, Sacramento

    May 21, 2016

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    Join Health At Every Size for a morning of fun, fitness, and health for every body.  

    Event highlights include keynote speaker Connie Sobczak, author of the...more

    Sacto Mofo 9 Annual Food Truck Festival

    Presented by SactoMoFo at Discovery Park, Sacramento

    May 21, 2016

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    The annual SactoMoFo 9 food truck festival is returning bigger and better than ever before! This year's event, brought to you by Raley's, will be held at Discovery Park and will feature over 40 of...more

    Everything in Between: Morehshin Allahyari's Solo Exhibition

    Presented by Verge Center for the Arts at Verge Center for the Arts, Sacramento

    April 14 - May 22, 2016

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    A solo show featuring works by Morehshin Allahyari, an Iranian-born Bay Area-based artist.

    Image credit: Morehshin Allahyari, Material Speculation:...more

    Orangevale Pow Wow Days

    Presented by Orangevale Chamber of Commerce

    May 19 - May 22, 2016

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    The Pow Wow Days Town and Country Fair takes place during the third weekend of May every year in the beautiful 36 acre Orangevale Community Park. The event is a 53-year-old tradition, is...more

    AMGEN Tour of California 2016

    at California State Capitol - West Steps, Sacramento

    May 22, 2016

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    This year, the Amgen Tour of California will celebrate its finale in Sacramento. This is the 11th annual edition of the race and presented locally by Sutter Health.

    Riders will travel 93...more

    Life After the Military

    Presented by The Soldiers Project - Sacramento and Greater Placer

    May 24, 2016

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    With over 95, 000 veterans in Sacramento County alone, the community needs to equip itself in order to best serve veterans and their families in the...more

    Wee One Wednesday

    Presented by Roseville Parks, Recreation & Libraries at Vernon Street Town Square, Roseville

    May 4 - May 25, 2016

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    Little ones are invited to enjoy a morning in the park. Each week, new games and activities are ready for tots to enjoy.


    Peace Corps Panel: Older Americans Inspired to Serve

    at Rancho Cordova Library, Sacramento

    May 25, 2016

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    Has Peace Corps service always been a dream of yours? Whether you heard JFK make the first call to Peace Corps service in the 60s, got caught up in a career, raising a family, or are just...more

    Squirmin' on the Square

    Presented by Roseville Parks, Recreation & Libraries at Vernon Street Town Square, Roseville

    May 5 - May 26, 2016

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    Your tots will be delighted as they end their day with different performers each week. Join musicians, magicians, scientists, and other special guests in this four-week series.


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