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Community calendar for Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012

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From page A2 | November 07, 2012 |

Wednesday

CASA of Solano County Orientation Noon to 1 p.m. or 6 to 7 p.m., 600 Union Ave., Suite 204, Fairfield. Free. For those who want to be an advocate for abused and neglected children. Info: 421-2272.

Collette Vacations Travel Presentation 2 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Info: [email protected]

Solano/Yolo Winter Networking Social 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Paradise Valley Estates, 2600 Estates Drive, Fairfield. An event from Northern California Human Resources Association. Registration: https://m360.nchra.org/event.aspx?eventID=53684&instance=0. Info: www.nchra.org.

Moose Lodge Bingo 5:30 p.m. (quickies), 6:30 p.m. (early bird) and 7 p.m., Fairfield Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor St. Info: 422-3245.

Solano 29ers Cribbage Club 6:30 p.m., Leisure Town Clubhouse, 100 Sequoia Drive, Vacaville. Learn and play cribbage with members of the American Cribbage Congress. Info: Jackie Doppelt, 447-7568.

Vallejo Coin Club 6:30 p.m., Florence Douglas Senior Center, Room A, 333 Amador St., Vallejo. Open to hobbyists of any age and interest. Info: 980-8254, [email protected], www.solanocoinclub.com.

Armijo Alumni Association meeting 7 p.m., old Armijo High School Library, 824 Washington St., Fairfield. Info: 429-3499.

Solano Sams 7 p.m., Suisun City Senior Center, 318 Merganser Drive. RV camping club takes monthly trips within a 100-mile radius of Fairfield. Info: 422-6018, 425-7972.

Suisun Little League Board Meeting 7 p.m., Lambrecht Sports Complex, 4500 Petersen Road, Suisun City. Info: 372-4120.

Thursday

Suisun Senior Partners meeting 9:45 a.m., Suisun City Senior Center, 318 Merganser Drive. Advisory committee consists of board of directors and seniors to help benefit and encourage the growth and programs for the Suisun City Senior Center. The public is welcome to attend and encouraged to share ideas.

Fall Harvest Dinner 5:30 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Hosted by the Fairfield Community Services Foundation and the Fairfield-Suisun Rotary Club. Info: 428-7421.

Kennel Club Meeting 7:30 p.m., Elmira Fire Station, 6080 A St., Elmira. Chief Solano Kennel Club, Inc., AKC All Breed Dog and Obedience Club meeting, open to everyone. Info: 446-7492, www.chiefsolanokennelclub.org.

Coming Up

Super Band Casino Night 5:45 to 9 p.m. Friday, Fairfield Community Center, Willow Hall, 1000 Kentucky St., Fairfield. Sponsored by the Armijo Band Boosters Inc. All proceeds benefit the Armijo High School Band. Info: [email protected]

St. Stephen Women’s Missionary Society Harvest Bazaar 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, St. Stephen CME Church, 2301 Union Ave., Fairfield. Art, jewelry, candles, clothes, toys and more. Proceeds support local, national and international mission programs sponsored by the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. Info: [email protected]

Friends of Benicia Library $5-a-bag Book Sale 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 150 E. L St., Benicia. Book sales support musical performances, reading programs and special needs for the library. Info: 746-4343.

E-Waste Fundraiser 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Crayon Kiddie College, 2100 Pennsylvania Ave., Fairfield. Volunteers available to help unload. All proceeds benefit the Crayon Kiddie College. Info: [email protected]

Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Craft Fair and Lunch 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Bethany Lutheran Church, 621 S. Orchard St., Vacaville. With handmade Raggedy Ann dolls, quilts, baked goods, holiday decorations and more. Proceeds benefit various organizations around the world.

Fairfield Senior Center Holiday Craft Fair 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Featuring quilted bags, jewelry, hand-painted china, yard art and other handcrafted items. Info: 428-7421.

Community Angels Holiday Boutique 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Fairfield Community United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 1875 Fairfield Ave. Crafts, door prizes, baked goods, a quilt drawing, and much more. All proceeds to help support Heather House family services, Lift-3 support group for domestic violence and “Got Choices,” a Girl Scout program at Juvenile Hall. Info: 425-0250, 446-8993.

Cordelia Village Holiday Craft Fair 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, 1121 Capistrano Court, Cordelia Village, Fairfield. Vendors, raffles and food. [email protected]

Plant Propagation Workshop 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Loma Vista Farm, 150 Ranier Ave., Vallejo. Learn how to do cuttings, division, layering, seed planting and more. Info: 556-8765.

Holiday Open House at the Wildlife Center 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 1171 Kellogg St., Suisun. Celebrate 35 years of wildlife rescue in Solano County. Info: 429-4295.

Napa Solano Holiday Faire – Shop to Stop Bullying Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Chardonnay Gold Club, 2555 Jameson Canyon Road, American Canyon. Sponsored by the Matt Garcia Foundation, Pay It Forward Productions and American Canyon ATA Martial Arts. Info: 252-5980.

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