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CMS Singer Songwriter Workshop/Concert on May 30, 2015

CMS Singer Songwriter Workshop/Concert on May 30, 2015

Songwriting craft, red carpet media promotion, and song performances collide together in season 2 of the stellar CMS Singer Songwriter Workshop/concert. The Event will be at the newly completed West Sacramento Community Center, located at 1075 W. Capitol Ave. on Saturday, May 30, starting at 1:00 PM and going till 8:30 PM. The event is open to  the public, musicians, composers, lyricists , performers, and music industry business. General admission is $20.00 for the entire day, with student pricing (all students that are enrolled) of $10.00 for the event.

UC Davis celebrates community engagement, public service award recipients

UC Davis celebrates community engagement, public service award recipients

Hydraulic fracturing in California, controversial aerial spraying to eradicate agricultural pests, and the achievement gap in K-12 math and science — these are the important issues in which three University of California, Davis, professors are being recognized for their public service.

The UC Davis Academic Senate, representing all tenured faculty at the university, makes the Distinguished Scholarly Public Service Awards annually to recognize significant contributions — to the world, nation, state and communities — through public service.

The 2015 recipients are:... Read More

  • James Carey, distinguished professor of entomology;
  • Harry Cheng, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering and director of the UC Davis Center for Integrated Computing and STEM Education; and
  • Bob Powell III, distinguished professor of chemical engineering and materials science as well as food science and technology.

Annual County Memorial Service May 22

Annual County Memorial Service May 22

Yolo County’s Annual Memorial Service will be held on Friday, May 22 at 11:00 a.m. at the Knights Landing Cemetery, located at 10150 County Road 102 in Knights Landing.  

The county memorial service is held to pay respects to the individuals served this year by the Yolo County Public Guardian/Administrator’s office.  The office manages the estates and/or affairs of persons who cannot care for themselves due to serious physical illness, mental illness or other disability.  Public Administrator services include managing the indigent burial/cremation program and the estates of those who die in Yolo County without a will, or without a relative in the state willing or able to act as administrator.

Opening Celebration May 6 for Davis Employment & Eligibility Services One-Stop Center

Opening Celebration May 6 for Davis Employment & Eligibility Services One-Stop Center

The community is invited to join the Yolo County Library and the Yolo County Department of Employment & Social Services in celebrating the opening of the Davis Employment & Eligibility Services One-Stop Center at the Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library on Wednesday, May 6, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Employment specialists are now available to assist residents at the Davis Branch Library on Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Wednesdays, 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., by providing job search and resume assistance, subsidized job assessment and placement, related workshops and other resources that assist job seekers and employers.  Eligibility services for assistance such as CalFresh, CalWORKs and Medi-Cal will be provided on Tuesdays, 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Gardening Question and Answer (Davis ACE Garden)

Gardening Question and Answer (Davis ACE Garden)
Gardening Question and Answer (Davis ACE Garden)
04-24-2015 - 05-22-2015
Yolo County Master Gardeners
http://ucanr.edu/yolomg
Admission: Free
 
(530) 666-8143
mgyolo@ucanr.edu
 
Start Time(s): Fridays 2pm-5pm
Yolo County Master Gardeners will be staffing an information table at the Davis ACE Garden Center Stop by and ask all about spring garden planning, lawn removal, and other questions
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Carmichael Park Community Band Festival June 6 & 7 2015

Carmichael Park Community Band Festival   June 6 & 7 2015

Saturday June 6 and Sunday June 7   2015

The Sacramento Valley Symphonic Band Association presents the annual Carmichael Park Community Band Festival, Carmichael Park Amphitheater. With 15 concert bands, this is one of the largest community band festivals in California for over 20 years.  There will be music from noon to 7 pm Saturday and  11 am to 7 pm Sunday.  Bring the entire family, a picnic, lawn chairs, sun hat, and enjoy two lovely afternoons of music!

Admission: FREE

Parking: FREE

Location: Carmichael Park: 5750 Grant Ave. Carmichael 95608  (southeast corner of the park; Fair Oaks Blvd. between Grant and North)

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