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Community calendar for Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012

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Saturday

Salvation Army Distribution of Food Boxes and Toys 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Salvation Army Solano County Service Centers, 1200 Missouri St., Fairfield; 630 Orange Drive, Suite M., Vacaville; 630 Tuolumne St., Vallejo. Info: 332-3209.

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.

Pet Adoption Faire 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Pet Club Store, 5125 Business Center Drive, Fairfield. The Solano County Animal Rescue Foundation has dogs and cats available for adoption. Info: [email protected], 864-9688.

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

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.

Reindeer Aquatics Games noon to 4 p.m., Aquatics Complex at Allan Witt Park, 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.

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.

Sunday

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

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

Coming Up

Free Job Assistance Workshop 9:45 to 11 a.m.Wednesday, 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.

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.

Society of Single Professionals meet and greet 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 8, 2013, First St. Cafe, Upstairs Banquet Room, 440 First St., Benicia. Info: 415-507-9962.

March Against Stomach Cancer registration 8:30 a.m., march begins 10 a.m. Jan. 12, 2013, Sonoma Raceway, 29355 Arnold Drive, Sonoma. Info: 933-3918.

4-H Skills Day and Chili Cook-off 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 12, 2013, Green Valley Middle School, 1350 Gold Hill Road, Fairfield. Solano County 4-Hers will show off what they have learned in their projects this year. Info: 784-1319.

Friends of Benicia Library Book Sale 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan 12, 2013, Benicia Public Library, 150 East L Street. Upstairs in the main library. Info: 746-4343.

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 [email protected] or 319-8576.

“Living the Dream: A Multicultural Celebration in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.” 3 to 5 p.m. Jan 20, 2013 Solano Community College Theater, 4000 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield. Keynote speaker: Simeon Wright. Info: [email protected]

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.

Suisun Valley 4-H Club meeting 7 p.m.  Jan 28, 2013, Cordelia Fire Hall, 2155 Cordelia Road, Fairfield. cesolano.ucanr.edu/4-H_Program/Solano_County_4H_Clubs/

Vacaville Museum Guild Bunko Bash 6 p.m. Jan. 30, 2013, McBride Senior Center, 91 Town Square Center, Vacaville. Tickets on sale at the Vacaville Museum, 213 Buck Ave. Info: 447-4513.

Vanden Vikings Football Crab Feed and Silent Auction 6 to 11 p.m. Feb. 22, 2013, Joseph Nelson Center, 611 Village Drive, Suisun City. For tickets or auction donations please contact Che Hamilton, 419-9040.

A More Excellent Way To Health Organization (MEW) Community Baby Shower 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 23, 2013,  Good Samaritan Missionary Baptist Church, 407 Capitol St., Vallejo. A baby shower for pregnant African-American women. Info: 648-1247, www.newpeers.org.

“Pirates of the Carquinez” Trivia Bee 6 p.m. Feb. 23, 2013, co-sponsored by the Benicia Public Library and Soroptimist International of Benicia. To register for the event, contact Helaine Bowles at 746-4358, [email protected]

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