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Community Calendar: July 22, 2014

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Tuesday

Billiards 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Players of all skill levels invited to play. Info: 428-7421.

Free Job Search Assistance Workshops 9:45 to 11 a.m. Workforce Investment Board of Solano County, 320 Campus Lane, Fairfield. Info: 863-3551.

Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group 10 to 11:30 a.m., Fairfield group, walk-ins welcome. Not 12-step. 1049 Union Ave., Fairfield. Info: Dolly, 422-7345.

Morning Crochet and Knitting Club 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Bring your own supplies. Info: 866-572-7587, www.solanolibrary.com, sharleesue@sbcglobal.net.

Fairfield-Suisun Rotary Club Noon to 1:30 p.m., Kroc Center, 586 E. Wigeon Way, Suisun City. Info: 483-8196.

Soroptimist International of Central Solano County Noon to 1:30 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield. Info: 422-6800.

Mount Calvary Baptist Free Tutoring Program Noon to 3 p.m., Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 1735 Enterprise Drive, Fairfield. Free lunch included. Tutoring on math skills including algebra, calculus and trigonometry. Info: 425-1849.

Widows Grief Support Group Noon, NorthBay Bereavement Center, 4520 Business Center Drive, Suite 110, Fairfield. Facilitated by Barbara Bean Jenson, LCSW. Info: 646-3517.

Healthier Living – Living Your Best Life 1 to 3:30 p.m., Senior Manor Apartments, 1101 Union Ave., Fairfield. Info: www.cahealthierliving.org.

Solano Kids Insurance Program 1:30 to 5 p.m., Vacaville Public Library-Cultural Center, 1020 Ultatis Drive. Help for families with uninsured children. Info: 800-978-7547.

Man to Man Prostate Cancer Support Group 3 to 5 p.m., Kaiser Permanente, Conference Room B behind Pharmacy 1, 975 Sereno Drive, Vallejo. Info: 800-227-2345.

Wild Things Animals of the World 3:30 p.m., Vacaville Public Library-Cultural Center, 1020 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville. Meet live animal ambassadors from five continents and hear their stories. Free. Info: Call 866-57-ASKUS or  www.solanolibrary.com.

Gentle Vinyasa Flow Yoga 5:30 to 6:45 p.m., McBride Center, 91 Town Square Place, Vacaville. Fee, preregistration required. Info: 469-6672.

Crochet and Knitting Club 6 to 8:30 p.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. For adults and teens. Bring your own materials. Info: 866-572-7587.

Journey Through Grief 6 to 7:30 p.m., NorthBay Bereavement Center, 4520 Business Center Drive, Suite 110, Fairfield. Info: Linda Pribble, lpribble@northbay.org, 646-3517.

Parents, Families, Friends of Lesbians and Gays 7 to 8:30 p.m., RiverPointe Napa Valley, 500 Lincoln Ave., Napa. Info: 681-1477.

Narcotics Anonymous Step Study 7 p.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 419-4662.

Mayor’s Commission on Crime Community Forum 6 p.m., St. Stephen CME Church, 2301 Union Ave., Fairfield. Community forum to hear residents’ concerns on crime. Info: www.stopfairfieldcrime.com or stopfairfieldcrime@gmail.com.

Wednesday

Cordelia Rotary Club 7:15 a.m., Courtyard by Marriott, 1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Info: June Johnson 510-772-8860.

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.

Tai Chi for Health 9 to 10 a.m., McBride Center, 91 Town Square Place, Vacaville. Low-impact exercise class for people 50 and older. Fee, preregistration required. Info: 469-6672.

Free Job Search Assistance 9:45 to 11 a.m. Workforce Investment Board of Solano County, 320 Campus Lane, Fairfield. Info: 863-3551.

Travel Presentation 10 a.m., Fairfield Senior Center, Christiansen Room, 1200 Civic Center Drive, Suite 102. Session will showcase trips planned for the next year and beyond. Free. Info: Jane Kibbey, 429-6921.

Country Western Line Dancing 10 a.m., Joseph A. Nelson Community Center, 611 Village Drive, Suisun City. Gain cardiovascular health by staying physically active and learn the latest line dance routines. Info: 421-7201.

The Fire Within Survivors of Domestic Violence Support Group 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Hope Center, 289 Amador St., Vallejo. Info: 648-1986.

Grief Support Group Noon to 1 p.m., NorthBay Bereavement Center, 4520 Business Center Drive, Suite 110, Fairfield. Call if attending. Info: Linda Pribble, lpribble@northbay.org, 646-3517.

Fairfield Host Lions Club Noon, Courtyard by Marriott, 1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Info: 427-6927.

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.

Fairfield Coin Club 5:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, 1405 Kentucky St., Fairfield. Guest speakers, coin drawings, numismatic programs and refreshments. Info: 384-3793, 745-6385.

Epilepsy Support Group 6 to 7:30 p.m., VacaValley Health Plaza, 1010 Nut Tree Road, Suite 290, Vacaville. The Epilepsy Foundation of California offers an opportunity to share support and learn about resources. Info: 800-632-3532.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Excite Night 6 to 8 p.m., Solano Yacht Club, 703 Civic Center Blvd., Suisun City. Raise money for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Heavy appetizers and drinks will be provided. Info: RSVP to Anne Payne, annep@aaans.org or 738-5976.

Bipolar/Depression Support Group 6 to 8 p.m., 2101 Courage Drive, Oak Room, Fairfield. Info: 553-5735.

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.

Celebrate Recovery 6:30 p.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 425-9673 or www.libertychurchonline.org/.

Middle School Grief Group 6:30 to 8 p.m., NorthBay Bereavement Center, 4520 Business Center Drive, Suite 110, Fairfield. For ages 11-14. Info: Linda Pribble, lpribble@northbay.org, 646-3517.

Solano County Libertarian Party 7 p.m., Round Table Pizza, 888 Alamo Drive, Vacaville. Info: lpsolanocounty@gmail.com.

Narcotics Anonymous “Together We Can” 8 p.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Info: 419-4662.

Coming up

Annual Benicia Waterfront Festival 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, First Street Green, First and B streets, Benicia. Fee. Info: www.BeniciaMainStreet.org.

Car Wash to Benefit Alzheimer’s Association 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Emeritus at Vacaville, 4111 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville. Help raise money to find a cure. Info: 447-7100.

Amy Liz-Music for Children and People Who Used to be Children 3:30 p.m. July 29, Vacaville Cultural Center, 1020 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville. Amy Liz will entertain with her guitar. Info: 1-866-57-ASKUS or www.solanolibrary.com.

Solano County Fair July 30 through Aug. 3, Solano County Fairgrounds, 900 Fairgrounds Drive, Vallejo. Info: 551-2000, www.SCFair.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 Nebraska.
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