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Community calendar for Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012

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Saturday

Vacaville Vintage Market 8 a.m., St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 101 West St., Vacaville. Vintage goods, repurposed treasures and rescued finds. Info: 449-3575.

“Get The Rush” guided hike 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Rush Ranch, 3521 Grizzly Island Road, Suisun City. Guided tidal marsh tours, blacksmith demonstration, learn about native plants and Native American art and tools. Free. Info: 432-0150, ext. 200; www.solanolandtrust.org.

Holiday Home and Hearth Tour 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Vacaville Museum, 213 Buck Ave. Eight decorated homes will be open for you to view, six of which are new to the public this year. Holiday refreshments will be served at the museum. Tickets available at the museum. Info: 447-4513.

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

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

Christmas Music Sing-a-long and Cookie Exchange 11 a.m., Courtyard by Marriott, 1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Sponsored by the Chief Solano Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. Info: 451-7768

Saturday Stories 11 a.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. Song, stories and finger plays for the whole family. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

Kids’ Christmas Fun on the Green Noon to 6 p.m., downtown Fairfield. Giant inflatables, free Candyland scavenger hunt, music, visit with Santa and a screening of “Elf.” Activities on the Green, noon to 4 p.m.; Santa at Azevedo’s, 2:30 to 4 p.m.; free movie at Pepperbellys, 4 to 6 p.m. Info: www.fairfieldmainstreet.com.

Northern Cal Fibro Friends meeting 1 to 3 p.m., 1010 Nut Tree Road, Suite No. 240, Vacaville. All who have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia or have a family member or friend diagnosed with fibromyalgia are welcome. Info: Valma Honeyfield, 530-756-9153; Jan Fowler, 448-5786.

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

Piano Concert 4 p.m., Fairfield Community Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1101 E. Tabor Ave. Professor Janise White from Southern California’s West Los Angeles College, founder and conductor of the Afro-American Chamber Music Society Orchestra, will present a free concert. Info: 552-2278.

Sunday

Fundraiser to benefit Williams Syndrome All day, Carl’s Jr., 2380 N. Texas St., Fairfield, and 98 Peabody Road, Vacaville. Proceeds from the day will be donated to the fight against Williams Syndrome. Info: 425-5181.

Cat Tales Rescue Adoption Event 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Petco, 1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. www.catalesrescue.org.

Celebrate Recovery 7 to 9 p.m., First Baptist Church, 1121 Clay St., Fairfield. Experience freedom from your hang-ups, hurts, and habits. Info: 422-2500.

Coming Up

Suisun Valley 4-H Club meeting 7 p.m. Monday, Cordelia Fire Hall, 2155 Cordelia Road, Fairfield. cesolano.ucanr.edu/4-H_Program/Solano_County_4H_Clubs.

Free Job Assistance Workshop 9:45 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Dec. 26, Workforce Investment Board of Solano County, 320 Campus Lane, Fairfield. A job placement coach will present tips and tools for getting a job. Info: 863-3551.

Fundraiser to benefit Williams Syndrome 1 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Chevy’s Fresh Mex, 1730 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Proceeds from the day will be donated to the fight against Williams Syndrome. Info: 425-5181.

Pet Adoption Faire 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 22, Pet Club, 5125 Business Center Drive, Fairfield. The Solano County Animal Rescue Foundation has dogs and cats available for adoption. Info: tm2004@comcast.net, 864-9688.

Reindeer Aquatics Games Noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 22, Aquatics Complex at Allan Witt Park, 1741 W. Texas St., Fairfield. Bring your swim suit and towel and enjoy an afternoon of swimming, reindeer games and visits with Santa, Mr. Gator and Ms. Allie. Info: 428-7726.

Memphis BBQ & Blues Fundraiser 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 30, Winterhawk Winery, 4537 Abernathy Road, Fairfield. Enjoy music from the Used Blues Band and Texas Roadhouse chicken and ribs. Tickets available in advance and at the door. Info: 428-6977.

“The Inventor’s Lab presents Circuitry” 1 p.m. Jan. 2, 2013, Vacaville Town Square Library, 1 Town Square Place. The library will host a science day in special collaboration with UC Berkeley’s Lawrence Hall of Science and their inventor’s lab. Learn how circuits work, test of conductivity, or design and build a battery-powered scribbling machine. Info: 866-572-7587.

Nor-Cal Elite fastpitch softball crab feed 6 to 10 p.m. Jan. 19, 2013, Joseph A. Nelson Community Center, 611 Village Dr., Suisun City. Info: 290-9638 or www.eteamz.com/norcalelitesoftball.

The Wright Touch dinner, silent auction, fundraiser 6 p.m. Jan. 19, 2013, Vallejo High School Gym, 480 Nebraska St., Vallejo. RSVP by Dec. 28 to JLWR2009@gmail.com or 319-8576.

Golden Hills Mustang Club General Meeting 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22, 2013, Star’s Recreation Center, 155 Browns Valley Parkway, Vacaville. For Mustang car enthusiasts. Info: www.goldenhillsmustangclub.com.

Domini Williams

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