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Sacramento Museums Celebrate & Commemorate With Special Events & Activities in August!

Sacramento Museums Celebrate & Commemorate With Special Events & Activities in August!

Imagine. Explore. Discover.  In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long.  In August, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring celebratory events and activities, a few of which include the following:

LEO’s Birthday Bash at the Sacramento Children’s Museum -- 8/2!
Get ready for the biggest party of the summer at the Sacramento Children's Museum for a night of family fun celebrating their mascot LEO’s birthday!  Activities include carnival games, face painting, dancing and the very first appearance of LEO himself!  The event raises funds for all of the exhibits, programming and activities for the Children’s Museum.  For more, visit www.sackids.org

Assemblyman Ken Cooley Hosts Community Career Fair in Arden-Arcade

Assemblyman Ken Cooley Hosts  Community Career Fair in Arden-Arcade

On Friday, August 15, Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) and 10 local employers will host a community career fair in Arden. Starting at 9:00 am inside the Conzelmann Community Center, attendees will meet with local employers, and hear from CalHR on how they can search and apply for state jobs. During the second half of the event, Crossroads Diversified Services will host an application and interview workshop. This event is free and open to the public. Attendees should bring copies of their resumes and cover letters.

 

WHO:            

Assemblyman Ken Cooley

Bonney Plumbing, LLC

CalHR, including representatives from the CHP and Dept. of Corrections

CVC Construction Corp

Crossroads Diversified Services

Home Instead Senior Care

National Air Traffic Controller Association

Sacramento County

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department

 

Hot August Bites

Hot August Bites

Hot August Bites is a brand new special event in Citrus Heights Sponsored by The City of Citrus Heights, Sunrise Recreation and Park District, 101.9 The Wolf and Hot 103.5. Come out to this great new event with your entire family. Bring out a blanket or lawn chairs to enjoy the FREE live music by The Tone Monkey's. There will also be a Car Show with 40 classic cars presented by Auto's for Alzheimer's. 

A variety Sacto MoFo Food Trucks will be at the event with food available for purchase. 

Event Highlights Include:

  • Live Music by The Tone Monkey's
  • Classic Car Show
  • Sacto MoFo Food Trucks
  • Bounce House & Climbing Wall
  • Local Vendors
  • Entertainment by 101.9 The Wolf and Hot 103.5

Assemblyman Ken Cooley Hosts Employment Fair in Citrus Heights

Assemblyman Ken Cooley Hosts Employment Fair in Citrus Heights

On Thursday, July 24, Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) and 11 local employers will host a employment fair in Citrus Heights. Starting at 12:00 PM inside the Rusch Park Auditorium, attendees will meet with local employers, and hear from CalHR on how they can search and apply for state jobs. During the second half of the event, Crossroads Diversified Services will host an application and interview workshop. This event is free and open to the public. Attendees should bring copies of their resumes and cover letters.

 

WHO:            

Assemblyman Ken Cooley

Bonney Plumbing, LLC

CalHR, including representatives from the CHP and Dept. of Corrections

CVC Construction Corp

Crossroads Diversified Services

Home Instead Senior Care

National Air Traffic Controller Association

Sacramento County

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department

Yolo County’s State Fair Exhibit Wins the Gold and Blue!

Yolo County’s State Fair Exhibit Wins the Gold and Blue!

This year, Yolo County took home a gold ribbon in the California State Fair Counties Exhibit competition, as well as a blue ribbon for ‘best content’.  With this year’s counties exhibit theme, “From (our) County to Your Table”, Yolo County is excited to feature its successful Farm to School Yolo program with a giant tomato-shaped school house, an animated school room scene, a school garden with fresh produce from local farms and an informational slideshow.

Denio's Gives Back to Community with Scholarships

Denio's Gives Back to Community with Scholarships

Denio’s Roseville Farmers Market & Swap Meet showed their support of community youth by presenting Brenda Borja, Taylor Henry, Jolene Jones, and Andrea Mollera, each a scholarship of $500 for continued education. The students were presented with their scholarships by Ken Denio on May 24, 2014 at the swap meet.

The education award application process starts in spring and is given annually to deserving student employees of Denio’s who are succeeding in the classroom, are active in the community and are highly successful in their employment with Denio’s.