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LegiSchool Project seeks photo contest entries

LegiSchool Project seeks photo contest entries

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Waterwise Gardening: Elk Grove Library

Waterwise Gardening: Elk Grove Library
Waterwise Gardening: Elk Grove Library
05-03-2014 - 05-03-2014
Sacramento Public Library
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Sat 11am-Noon
Learn what you can do to maintain your yard
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2014 Weekly Challenge #12: Declutter and get ready to SWAP!

2014 Weekly Challenge #12: Declutter and get ready to SWAP!

2014 Weekly Challenge #12: Declutter and get ready to SWAP!

This week’s challenge is to de-clutter your closets!

The Mama Bootcamp Clothing Swap is coming soon - Sunday May 4, 2014 to be exact!  Clear your closet and bring clothing to your  Bootcamp Coach.  All the Mamas will be given an opportunity to "shop" through the donated items on May 4 and take what they need to fit their healthier bodies.  You don't need to donate to shop, but the more donations we have, the more variety and opportunity there will be.

Franklin Book Sale and Food Drive

Franklin Book Sale and Food Drive
Franklin Book Sale and Food Drive
05-10-2014 - 05-10-2014
Sacramento Public Library
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Sat 10am-3pm
Bring two non-perishable food items for a free adult book, or one perishable food item for a children’s book
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Elk Grove to Hold One Day Youth Fair

Elk Grove to Hold One Day Youth Fair

The City of Elk Grove will host a one day youth fair on Saturday, March 22. The event will showcase of  community service, employment, health and wellness, and entertainment opportunities— for the city's youth. Local teens ages 13 to 19 are encouraged to attend the resource fair hosted by the Elk Grove Youth Commission, and help spread the word.  
The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and provide an opportunity for teens to meet face-to-face with representatives from nearly 20 local organizations offering community service credit, internships and jobs, and activities for teens in Elk Grove.  Teens can earn community service hours for participating in the event.  Lunch will be provided.  Pre-registration is required.  ... Read More

Obesity rates in children going down

Obesity rates in children going down

Obesity rates in America’s youth have been declining in certain states for years.

With more than one-third of adults in America suffering from obesity (cdc.gov), many would agree that we are experiencing an epidemic in this country. This silent killer is connected to diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and other conditions which plague our nation. However, researchers have made a surprising discovery that suggests a trend towards a healthier future for the next generation... Read More

Family Financial Cents: I LOVE Saving!

Family Financial Cents: I LOVE Saving!

It’s been said that, “money doesn’t buy happiness, but it does buy choices” and choices can often create a more comfortable life. With CHOICES in mind, if I were to ask you what your heart’s desire was right now, what would you say? What choices would you truly like to be able to make if finances were not a concern?... Read More