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Read to a Dog at the Franklin Community Library (October-December)

Read to a Dog at the Franklin Community Library (October-December)
Read to a Dog at the Franklin Community Library (October-December)
10-01-2016 - 12-03-2016
Sacramento Public Library
http://www.saclibrary.org/Locations/Franklin/
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): 1st Saturdays (10/1, 11/5 & 12/3) 11am-Noon
Boost beginning reading ability by reading to a specially trained therapy dog! Dogs are accompanied by their trained adult volunteers 
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Dreams and Drivers Annual Karts, Kids and Cars Toy Drive & Car Show

Dreams and Drivers Annual Karts, Kids and Cars Toy Drive & Car Show

WHAT: DREAMS AND DRIVERS 2nd Annual KARTS, KIDS and CARS Toy Drive

WHERE: K1 Speed. 3131 Bradshaw Rd, Sacramento

WHEN: DECEMBER 13, 2015 from 8am till NOON.

Bring ONE new unwrapped TOY and give to Santa Racer Daryl.  FREE  Coffee provided by Grace Roasters, concessions by Moondoggies and breakfast goodies.  Go Cart racing inside and special discounts.

All benefiting Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Sacramento. LLS will be distributing the toys to their patients for the Christmas Holiday.

RAIN OR SHINE Event.  

www.dreamsanddrivers.com

Always FREE event and open to all makes and models of cars, trucks and motorcycles

Small Treasures Exhibit

Small Treasures Exhibit
Small Treasures Exhibit
11-07-2015 - 12-19-2015
Elk Grove Fine Arts Center
http://www.elkgrovefineartscenter.org/small-treasures/
Admission: Free
 
(916) 685-5992
egfinearts@frontiernet.net
 
Start Time(s): Wednesdays-Saturdays 11am-4pm Reception Sat (12/5) 4pm-7pm Note: The gallery will be closed Thurs 11/26 and Fri 11/27
This year the show is featuring the works of 59 artists Each artist has created a themed series of Small Treasures on 5x7 inch wooden panels, which may be purchased individually or in groups This means there will be 295 unique small treasures of art available for sale The range of mediums used on the panels is wide and varied, and may include: oil, acrylic, watercolor, photography, mosaic, collage, tile, textile, mixed media, 3D sculpture, wood burning, wood carving, and more There should easily be something there to interest everyone Please join in this wonde
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December Programs at the Clarksburg Branch Library

December Programs at the Clarksburg Branch Library

The following special programs will be held during the month of December at Yolo County’s Clarksburg Branch Library, located at 52915 Netherlands Avenue in Clarksburg:

  • December 3: Thursday Theatre, 3:30 p.m.  All children and their families are invited to view a family-friendly movie (G or PG) at the library.  For movie title, call (916) 744-1755.
  • December 16: Winter Holiday Crafts, 6:00 p.m.  Come celebrate the winter season by making festive holiday decorations!

NOTICES: Yolo County Library branches will close at 6:00 p.m. on December 24 and 31 and will be closed all day on December 25 and January 1.

"Elf" on the 12th Merry Movie Night!

"Elf" on the 12th Merry Movie Night!

Experience the magic of Old Town Elk Grove over the holidays.  Bring your blanket and lawn chair and enjoy "Merry Movie Night", a special outdoor showing of "Elf" under the stars and twinkling lights.  Pre-movie activities begin at 5:00pm including a holiday sing-along with our friends from Mix96, a sELFie station, and an "Elf Yourself" costume contest for a chance to win a prize.  The film will begin at 6:30pm, weather permitting.  This free activity is open to all ages and is presented by the City of Elk Grove and the Old Town Elk Grove Foundation.

Donation of new, unwrapped toys for the Elk Grove Police and Fire Department annual toy drive are being accepted and a raffle will take place for those donating to win goodies from local businesses.  Snacks will also be available for purchase on site.

Cuts for a Cause

Cuts for a Cause
Cuts for a Cause
12-19-2015 - 12-19-2015
Body By Marie
https://www.bbmhairextensions.com/loaves-fishes-charity-event-donation-box/
Admission: Salon services vary in cost *The food, music, and entertainment are free
 
(916) 686-1360
 
Start Time(s): Sat 1pm-5pm
Many people tend to be charitable during the holiday season, but Marie Paiva, owner of Body by Marie, has created the ultimate charity holiday event to benefit Loaves & Fishes Customers who book a cut, blow dry, or hair styling appointment will be benefiting Loaves & Fishes, as 100% of the cost of services will be donated to the charity 
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