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7th annual Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services turkey drive

7th annual Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services turkey drive

Help feed thousands of families this Thanksgiving in your area Drive by and drop off a turkey at Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services' Oak Park location and kick off the holidays helping your community!... Read More

Applications for Elk Grove City Council District 1 Vacancy Now Available

Applications for Elk Grove City Council District 1 Vacancy Now Available

With Friday's resignation of former Vice Mayor Jim Cooper, the Elk Grove City Council is now accepting applications to fill the District 1 vacancy.

Cooper, who was recently elected to the California State Assembly Ninth District seat, vacated the seat yesterday so the city council could fill it prior to their next regular meeting on December 10. At Wednesday night's meeting, the city council decided to accept applications from qualified residents in District 1 and make an appointment at a special meeting tentatively scheduled for December 3.
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Elk Grove to Hold Meeting on Proposed Veterans Hall

Elk Grove to Hold Meeting on Proposed Veterans Hall

A part of Elk Grove's long-awaited civic center is the inclusion of a Veterans Hall.
To gather input on the proposed project, a community meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 5. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers, located at 8400 Laguna Palms Way in Elk Grove. ... Read More

Elk Grove City Council Approves Purchase of Transitional Housing Facility

Elk Grove City Council Approves Purchase of Transitional Housing Facility

In an effort to help in-need families, the Elk Grove City Council unanimously approved the purchase of a residence to provide transitional housing services. 

This seven-bedroom residence, located on Meadow Grove Drive, is being purchased in part with Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and affordable housing funds and will be used to assist homeless families. In 2013, the city purchased a residence now known as Grace House that acts as transitional housing primarily for single clients... Read More

Elk Grove Hosting Animal Shelter Workshop Tonight

Elk Grove Hosting Animal Shelter Workshop Tonight

Tonight the City of Elk Grove will hold a workshop to gather public input on a proposed city-run animal shelter.
At the workshop participants can provide feedback on how animal shelter services should operate in the city, and receive information on Elk Grove’s operational and facility options, industry best practices, as well as the outcome of preliminary project data collection... Read More

Minecraft

Minecraft
Minecraft
10-08-2014 - 10-08-2014
Sacramento Public Library
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Wed 3:30pm-4:30pm
Come play Minecraft at the library! 
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Join in the 21st Annual General Mills Trix Run and 4th Health and Wellness Family Festival

Join in the 21st Annual General Mills Trix Run and 4th Health and Wellness Family Festival

The 4th Annual Health and Wellness Family Festival and 21st Annual Trix Run is set to happen at Lodi Lake on Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM

The festival will start off with the General Mills 21st Annual Trix Run — a 5K run and family walk around Lodi Lake. It is scheduled to take place at 9:00 AM with registration available on-line at http://trixfunrun.generalmills.com/ and/or active.com. Runners, walkers, and kids are welcome to join the fun. A special “Trix is for Kids” quarter- and half-mile fun run for kids ages 6-12 will take place at 10:15 AM.

New at this year’s event will be a Cereal Bar and Cereal Contest will take place with cereals being provided by General Mills. Several types of cereal will be available for everyone to enjoy from 8:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.  The local Starbuck’s will provide free coffee to everyone, too!