Public Service Announcements (PSAs)
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Carmichael 'Concerts in the Park' Series
Summer is coming and with it returns Carmichael Recreation and Park District’s popular Concerts in the Park series. Enjoy sixteen days of free music at the Daniel Bishop Memorial Pavilion located in Carmichael Park. Bring your family, lawn chair or blanket and enjoy several evenings of free music provided by local favorites.
Event Date: Saturdays: 6/11, 6/18, 6/25, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6, 8/13, 8/20, 8/27; Sundays: 6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 8/7, 8/28
Event Time: Saturdays: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.; Sundays: 5 - 7 p.m.
Location: Carmichael Park, Daniel Bishop Memorial Pavilion
Address: 5750 Grant Avenue Carmichael CA 95608
Phone: (916) 483-7826 ext. 25
Discovery ChalleNGe Academy
Discovery ChalleNGe Academy is opening our doors to At-Risk Students in Northern California who are behind in credits, truant, or have dropped out of high school. Students earn at least 60 high school credits in this residential, quasi-military program. Students will also receive job skills, community service hours, structure, self-discipline and much more! class starts on January 15th, 2017. For more information, call 1-844-633-3301 or find us on Facebook at "Discovery ChalleNGe Academy"
Event Date: starts January 15, 2017
Event Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Discovery ChalleNGe Academy
Address: 700 E. Roth Road Lathrop CA 95330
Phone: (844) 633-3301
SAMHSA: Substance Abuse Recovery is Possible
My story is yours. I am a mother... I'm a father, a son... a daughter. I am in recovery from a mental illness... a substance use disorder. With support from family and community, we are victorious. Join the Voices for Recovery: Our Families, Our Stories, Our Recovery! For confidential information on mental and substance use disorders including prevention and treatment referral for you or someone you know, call 1-800-662-4357. Brought to you by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Event Time: call any time CA
Phone: (800) 662-4357
Volunteers Age 50+ Needed to Help Sacramento Area Kids Learn to Read
Start your next chapter today by helping kids in the Sacramento area learn to read. United Way is looking for volunteers ages 50 and up to join AARP’s Experience Corps and become reading tutors in Sacramento-area schools. Help kids in kindergarten through third grade improve their reading skills and start their path toward success in school and beyond. Volunteers are needed by September. Sign up for an information session today at yourlocalunitedway.org.
Sacramento and Yolo County CA
Phone: (916) 856-3917
'Screw ALS' With Winery Tour Fundraiser
Love wine but hate Lou Gehrig’s disease? Help “Screw ALS” this fall with The ALS Association’s Screw ALS passport winery tour. Enjoy free wine tastings, special wine club pricing and other perks at your leisure at 50 wineries across the Sacramento region. The first 100 passport holders will receive a souvenir wine glass. Passports are limited, so get yours today at ScrewALS.org. Help raise funds for a cure while enjoying visits to top wineries in the region. Visit ScrewALS.org today.
Event Date: September 1 - November 30, 2016
Event Time: all day
Location: 50 wineries across the Sacramento Region
Address: 50 wineries across the Sacramento Region N/A CA N/A
Phone: (916) 979-9265
121st Annual Miners Picnic at Empire Mine
Everyone's invited to celebrate gold-mine history at this historic, annual event. Picnic by the gardens and enjoy live entertainment, games and family fun. The first Miners Picnic was held 1895 to raise money for miners’ widows and orphans, as well as injured and out-of-work miners. Today, it’s an action-packed day of fun, food, gold history, and lasting memories. Admission: $7 for 17 & over, $3 children 6-16, FREE for children under 6.
Event Date: Saturday, August 27, 2016
Event Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Empire Mine State Historic Park
Address: 1071 E. Empire St. Grass Valley CA 95945
Phone: (530) 273-8522
27th Annual Polish Festival, Roseville
Join the Polish-American Club in celebrating the music, food, and beer of Poland. Featuring Lowiczanie Polish Folk Dance Group, Chet Chwalik Polka Band, Dave Chelini Duo, the Polish folk music of Kuzyni, and the Ukrainian folk dance of Sonechko & Veselka. Raffle, games for children, and more. Admission is free.
Event Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Event Time: noon - 6 p.m.
Location: Polish-American Club
Address: 327 Main St. Roseville CA 95678
Phone: (916) 425-7894
Marimba Concert Starts Sac State Music Season
Sacramento State’s School of Music kicks off the fall season with a free concert featuring the marimba virtuosity of Sacramento’s own Tyler Tsunekawa. The concert is at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, in Capistrano Hall 151, on campus, 6000 J St.
Event Date: Thursday, September 1, 2016
Event Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Sacramento State Capistrano Hall 151
Address: 6000 J St. Sacramento CA 95819
Phone: (916) 278-5191
'Safari on the River' Supports Africa Hope Fund
Africa Hope Fund invites you to attend the Safari on the River event, Sept 18th at Juluka Landing on the Garden Highway, supporting Conservation and Education Projects in Africa. A fun afternoon of African food, music, dance and an auction for amazing adventure experiences including a Luxury Safari to Africa for 2. Go to www.SafariOnTheRiver.com for tickets and information.
Event Date: Sunday, September 18, 2016
Event Time: 4 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Juluka Landing
Address: 1951 Garden Highway Sacramento CA 95833
'Transfer' Alumni Present Art Exhibit
Former art students who transferred from Sacramento City College to Sacramento State will be celebrated in “Transfer,” a free exhibit of their works in the Robert Else Gallery on the Sac State campus, 6000 J St. The exhibit runs Sept. 1-30, with a reception 5-7 p.m. Sept. 8. The show includes works by Gregory Kondos, Julia Couzens, Fred Dalkey, Andries Fourie and many more. Regular gallery hours are noon-4:30 p.m., Mon.-Fri.
Event Date: September 1 - 30, 2016
Event Time: noon - 4:30 p.m., Mondays - Fridays
Location: Sac State Robert Else Gallery
Address: 6000 Sacramento CA 95819
Phone: (916) 278-6166
Colusa Crawdad Festival
The Colusa Crawdad Festival is Saturday, September 3 from 1PM to 10PM at the Colusa County Fairgrounds. Enjoy 2 Cajun bands and dancing. Put on by the Knights of Columbus. Proceeds go to local charities. Find us on Facebook.
Event Date: Saturday, September 3, 2016
Event Time: 1 - 10 p.m.
Location: Colusa County Fairgrounds
Address: 1303 10th St Colusa CA 95932
Phone: (530) 788-3118
JJ's Hello Foundation - Youth Suicide Prevention Organization
Kick off event to help raise money to prevent youth suicide in our communities. Event includes a silent auction, food trucks and more.
Event Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Event Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Mary Tsukamoto Elementary school
Address: 8737 Brittany Park Drive Sacramento CA 95828
Phone: (916) 247-3893