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Cheer Sacramento 2016-2017 mid-season tryouts

Cheer Sacramento 2016-2017 mid-season tryouts

Calling all cheerleaders, dancers and gymnasts!  Cheer Sacramento, Sacramento’s original “Charitable Cheerleaders,” is holding mid-season tryouts for the 2016-2017 season! 

Tryouts will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at CheerXperience gym (11335 Folsom Blvd., Rancho Cordova, CA 95742). 

 

 

Blood Drive at City Hall December 12th

Help save a life by donating blood (and get a FREE T-Shirt while you’re at it!) The Bloodmobile will be in the City Hall parking lot on Monday, December 12th from 9 a.m. – 1: 30 p.m. You can start being a donor as early as 16 to 17 years old with a signed parent consent form (available in English or Spanish) and continue donating throughout your life.

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Dreams and Drivers 3rd Annual Toy Drive, "Karts, Kids and Cars"

Dreams and Drivers 3rd Annual Toy Drive, "Karts, Kids and Cars"

Dreams and Drivers  CHARITY: 3rd Annual Karts, Kids and Cars Toy Drive…Benefitting Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Sutter Children’s Hospital…

LOCATED at K1 Speed, Bradshaw Rd, Sacramento CA  8am till 12 noon. 

 

What do you need to do?  Bring one NEW…UNWRAPPED TOY and get your photo taken with Santa Racer…

 

Free coffee thanks to DubKaffee and other goodies as well as food truck.  

 

The event is RAIN OR SHINE…plenty of racing inside and fun.

 

www.dreamsanddrivers.com

www.k1speed.com

 

Deadheading at daybreak

Deadheading at daybreak

We will teach you how to deadhead spent blooms from the rosebushes and how tidying up the garden encourages repeat blooming of the roses in the Historic Rose Garden. If possible bring your own gloves and tools, but we will also provide tools if you need them. Light refreshments of coffee and pastries will be served. Late risers welcome! Saturday, September 17, 2016, 7:30 a.m. Sacramento Old City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818. (916) 448-0811

Yolo landfill exhibit wins Blue Ribbon at county fair

Yolo landfill exhibit wins Blue Ribbon at county fair

On opening day of the Yolo County Fair, judges announced the Yolo County Department of Community Services, Integrated Waste Management Division’s exhibit won first place for its value in community service.

Sticking with the fair’s theme of “80 Years of Fun”, Yolo County, alongside the recycling staff from jurisdictional partners (Cities of Davis, West Sacramento, Winters and Woodland) showcased how 80 years of recycling programs throughout the county and at the landfill have made Yolo County more sustainable. The exhibit allows fairgoers to learn about the many ways recycling has changed throughout the decades, identify source reduction programs in their community and participate in a recycling trivia display board.

Most notably, Waste Management, Inc. and Davis Waste Removal, Inc. curbside carts fill the booth highlighting the various programs in Yolo County communities and the recent roll out of organics food waste composting in Davis and Clarksburg.

Yolo County’s State Fair exhibit wins the gold…and two Blue Ribbons!

Yolo County’s State Fair exhibit wins the gold…and two Blue Ribbons!

Yolo County adds three more awards to its impressive collection of California State Fair exhibit recognitions. On opening day of the state fair, judges announced the Yolo County 2016 exhibit was awarded the gold ribbon, as well as blue ribbons in the categories of “best craftsmanship” and “best of produce, products or artifacts”.

With this year’s counties exhibit theme, “California Delivers”, Yolo County showcased how it is taking agritourism to new heights by “delivering” food and fun with its vast array of festivals, farm tours and events year round. As is the tradition for Yolo County, the exhibit integrates a learning environment with whimsical characters, animated displays, and a bounty of local produce and products.

7 local “Blue Star Museums” offer free admission to military personnel and heir families this summer

7 local “Blue Star Museums” offer free admission to military personnel and heir families this summer

Seven Sacramento-area museums will participate in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day (May 30) through Labor Day (September 5), 2016. The seven local museums participating in Blue Star Museums include the following:  Aerospace Museum of California, California Agriculture Museum, California Automobile Museum, California Museum, Crocker Art Museum, Fairytale Town and the Sacramento History Museum.