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Community Calendar: April 25, 2014

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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.

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Monday, Vacaville Cultural Center,  1020 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville. Info: 1-866-57-ASKUS.

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.

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.

PAL Hip-Hop Dance Class 6 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 2195 Union Ave., Fairfield. Bliss Dance Company leads the class. Open to PAL members, ages 13 to 18. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

27th Annual Solano Wine & Food Jubilee 6:30 p.m. Friday, Specialty Event Center, 300 Chadbourne Road, Fairfield. Info: 646-3133, www.wineandfoodjubilee.org.

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.

PAL Poker Night 8:30 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 2195 Union Ave. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

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

SATURDAY

Earth Day celebration 8 a.m. to noon, Fairfield Civic Center Pond, 1200 Civic Center Drive, Fairfield. Includes Kids fishing derby, entertainment, food, pet adoption, free paper shredding and E-waste collection. Info: 425-9792 or www.kidsdayoffishing.org.

Gold Wing Road Riders Association 8 a.m. breakfast, 9 a.m. meeting, Benicia Grill II, 2390 N. Texas St., Fairfield. Info: bill.johnson.gwrra@gmail.com, www.gwrraca2k.org.

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.

Third Annual Walk MS: Solano County 9 a.m., Suisun City Waterfront Plaza, at Solano and Main streets, Suisun City. Info: Will Telfer at 800-344-4867 or william.telfer@nmss.org.

Geranium City Garden Club Home Garden Tour 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. tour begins at 2144 Fox Glen Drive, Fairfield. Follow signs and map in ticket booklet. Fee. Info: 426-2790.

Chess Club 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Suisun City Library, 601 Pintail Drive. Group instruction and personalized coaching to improve chess skills and strategies. Info: 419-5161.

Narcotics Anonymous 10th Step 10:30 a.m. Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 419-4662, www.unityhall.org.

Cat Tales Rescue Adoption 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 1370 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. www.catalesrescue.org.

Premier Animal Rescue Adoption 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 210 Nut Tree Parkway, Vacaville. Info: 592-4601.

Family Storytime 11 a.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

Overcomers Outreach AA/NA 1 p.m., Living Worship Christian Center, 312 Mini Drive, Vallejo. Christian 12-step support program led by Michael Gildon, pastor. Info: 712-4492, 426-3488.

Yippie Yogurt Arts and Crafts Night 6 to 8 p.m., Yippie Yogurt, 1955 W. Texas St., Fairfield.  Info: 439-3176.

Narcotics Anonymous “Candlelight Tag” 7 p.m. Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 419-4662, www.unityhall.org.

Coming up

Mushroom Cookery Class 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Il Fiorello Olive Oil Company, 2625 Mankas Corner Road, Fairfield. Fee. Info: 864-1529.

National Alliance on Mental Illness meeting 6:30 to 8 p.m., Monday, 470 Chadbourne Road, first floor, Fairfield. Info: NAMI Solano County at namisolanocounty@sbcglobal.net or 422-7792.

Rodriguez High School Athletic Boosters 2nd Annual Car Show 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 3, 5000 Red Top Road, Fairfield. Info: rhscarshow14@gmail.com.

BrewHaha 3 to 7 p.m. May 3, Specialty Event Center, 300 Chadbourne Road, Fairfield. Sample craft brews, ales, limited release specialty beers. Fee. Tickets: bit.ly/SolanoBrewHaha.

Ducks Unlimited Banquet 4:30 to 10 p.m. May 3, Benicia Clock Tower, Benicia. Reservations: 448-5930 or mdsb30@hotmail.com.

30-year Anniversary Dixon Family services May 3, Info: 678-0442, www.DixonFamilyServices.org.

Music Teacher’s Association of California Annual Piano Scholarship Competition 1 p.m., May 4, Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum, 734 Marin St., Vallejo. Info: 747-9507.

Pride of Place: 2014 Vintage Home & Garden Tour: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 10, Benicia. Fee. Info: 315-6434.

Mother’s Day Artisan Fair 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 11, Suisun City waterfront. Handcrafted items, live music. Info: www.suisunwaterfront.com

Soroptimist of Central Solano County Annual Denim and Diamonds fundraiser 6 to 9 p.m. May 17, Cordelia Fire Hall, 2155 Cordelia Road, Fairfield. Info: 718-3598.

Eighth Annual Denim & Diamonds Fundraiser 6 to 10 p.m. May 17, Cordelia Fire Hall, Cordelia. Soroptimist of Central Solano to host dinner and dancing with no host bar, silent auction. Info: Beverly Brun 718-3598 or Kathy Pratt 422-1553.

Mule Deer Foundation Dinner 5:30 p.m. May 17, Vacaville Cultural Center, 1020 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville. Meal, gun raffle, live auction and games. Tickets on sale. Info: Rick Saenz 425-2213.

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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