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Community Calendar: April 10, 2014

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Thursday

Senior Day Program 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Supervised activities for persons with cognitive or physical impairments. Enrollment required. Fee. Info: 428-7654.

Suisun Senior Partners 9:45 a.m., Suisun City Senior Center, 318 Merganser Drive. Advisory committee consists of board of directors and seniors to encourage the growth of the senior center. The public is welcome to attend.

Fun With Music! 11 a.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

Fairfield Kiwanis Club Noon to 1:30 p.m., Courtyard by Marriott, 1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Guest lunch free for first visit. Info: dionne@front2backdesigns.com.

Sons in Retirement, Branch 99 Noon, Elks Lodge, 302 Parker St., Vacaville. Lunch meeting with guest speakers. No initiation. No monthly fees other than voluntary contributions to cover expenses. Info: 447-2953.

Getting Back to Work 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Vacaville Public Library-Cultural Center, 1020 Ulatis Drive. Network, share tips, leads and support. Info: Lani Clarke, laclarke@solanocounty.com; 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

Karaoke Tri-City Elks Lodge 1662  5 to 8 p.m., Victoria G. Francis Temple, 1244, 566 Parker Road. Fairfield. Info: 437-3322.

Bocce Lessons and Games 5:30 to 8 p.m., John Magnetti Memorial Courts, 1200 Civic Center Drive, Fairfield. The Fairfield Bocce Federation, free for people 16 and older. Seniors 85 and older receive free membership. Enrollment required. Info: 425-5301, 425-5592.

Solano Silver Round Club 5:30 p.m., Hometown Buffet, 1350 Gateway Blvd., Suite D2, Fairfield. Info: 642-0216.

Fairfield Relay For Life Committee 6  to 7 p.m., Solano County Library, 1150 Kentucky St., Fairfield. Meeting will be followed by the Relay For Life Team Captains’ meeting 7 to 8 p.m. Anyone interested in eliminating cancer as a major health problem is invited to join. Info: 486-4145, jackie.relay@yahoo.com.

Narcotics Anonymous Clean Time Countdown 7 p.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 419-4662.

Boy Scout Troop 182 7 p.m., Kroc Center, 586 E. Wigeon Way, Suisun City. For boys ages 11-17. Info: 631-3286.

Westwind 4-H of Solano County Club 7 p.m., UC Cooperative Extension Office, 501 Texas St., Fairfield. Info: 784-1319, http://cesolano.ucanr.edu/4-H_Program.

Solano Classic Car Club 7 p.m., Denny’s, 2980 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Info: Berkeley Kent, 422-2251.

National Council of Negro Women 7 p.m., Suisun City Senior Center, 318 Merganser Drive. Info: 422-8053.

Compassionate Friends Support Group 7 to 9 p.m., Fairfield Family Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor St. For bereaved parents. Info: Sherry Sanchez-Schmidt, 208-0736, tcfsolanoco@gmail.com.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2333 7:30 p.m., 427 Main St., Suisun City. Info: 429-9140.

Order of Eastern Star 7:30 p.m., Masonic Lodge Hall, 412 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Info: 429-8254.

Mare Island Toastmasters 7:30 to 9 p.m., Merrill Gardens Retirement Community, second floor annex, common room, 350 Locust Drive, Vallejo. Info: 644-4204, www.mareisland.toastmastersclubs.org.

Friday

Aquatic Fitness 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 to 8 p.m., Aquatics Complex, Allan Witt Park, 1741 W. Texas St., Fairfield. Open to all. Info: millemoe@fairfield.ca.gov.

Central Solano Citizen/Taxpayer Group Noon, Benicia Grill II, 2390 N. Texas St. Free. Info: 425-1442, www.thetaxwatchers.org.

Senior Coalition of Solano County Noon to 2 p.m., Solano County Government Center, 675 Texas St., Fairfield. Info: 864-3984.

5th Annual Total Home, Garden and Outdoor Show  Noon to 6 p.m.; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, Specialty Event Center, 300 Chadbourne Road, Fairfield. Fee. Info: info@vacavilletotalshows.com or 446-8226.

Solano Kids Insurance Program 1 to 5 p.m. Suisun City Library, 601 Pintail Drive. Helps families with uninsured children. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

Solano Kids Insurance Program  1 to 4:30 p.m., Fairfield Civic Center Library’s children’s study room, 1150 Kentucky St. Solano County Coalition for Better Health will register income-qualified children for the SKIP health insurance program. Info: 800-978-7547.

PAL Alive & Free 5 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 2195 Union Ave. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

Yippie Yogurt Family Night 6 to 8 p.m., Yippie Yogurt, 1955 W. Texas St., Fairfield. Mention, “I came in for family night,” and receive a $1 off each yogurt. Info: 439-3176.

Nicotine Anonymous 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Info: 580-7827.

Food Addicts Anonymous 7 to 8:30 p.m., Kaiser Permanente, 3700 VacaValley Parkway, Vacaville. For people recovering from addictive eating, bulimia and undereating. No dues, fees or weigh-ins. Info: 800-600-6028, www.foodaddicts.org.

Celebrate Recovery 7 to 9 p.m., Liberty Church, 2641 N. Texas St., Fairfield. For people seeking recovery from their hurts, habits or hang-ups. Info: 425-9673, ext. 317; www.LCCWord.org.

PAL 3-on-3 Basketball League 7 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 2195 Union Ave. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

PAL Ray Water Break 7:30 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 2195 Union Ave. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

Vivendo El Programa 8 to 9:30 p.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Spanish-speaking group of Narcotics Anonymous. Info: 372-1304.

Friday Night Clean and Serene 8 p.m., Community United Methodist Church, 1875 Fairfield Ave., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 251-5982, www.napasolanona.org.

Narcotics Anonymous “Late Night Solutions” 10 p.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 419-4662.

Coming up

Free Healthier Living Classes 1 to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through May 13, Fairfield Senior Manor, 110 Union Ave., Fairfield. Info and registration: 643-1797.

Drop Everything and Read All day. Saturday, Suisun City Library, 601 Pintail Drive, Suisun City. Special event. Info: 866-572-7587, www.solanolibrary.com.

Hands on Home Butchery Class 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, II Fiorello Olive Oil Company, 2625 Mankas Corner Road, Fairfield. Fee. Reservations: 864-1529.

Line Dancing Tri-City Elks Lodge 1662 2 p.m. Saturday and April 26, Victoria G. Francis Temple, 1244, 566 Parker Rd. Fairfield. Info: 437-3322.

Fairfield-Suisun Running Festival 7:45 a.m., Saturday, downtown Fairfield. Features half-marathon, 10- and 5-kilometer runs and a family run. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Kroc Center and the Matt Garcia Youth Center. Info: 646-3133, www.runfairfield.com.

Susan Hiland

Susan Hiland

Susan graduated from Southern Oregon University in Ashland, Oregon with a B.A. in Communications. She has eight years experience working for newspapers in Wausa, Nebraska. She lives in Vacaville with her husband and dog.
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