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Community Calendar: May 16, 2014

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Friday

Hats Off to Vets 8 to 9:30 a.m., Jelly Belly Conference Center, 1 Jelly Belly Lane, Fairfield. Honoring Mike Satterfield and Suisun Veterans Memorial Building Committee with early bird breakfast. Info: Reservations 427-1148.

Women’s Shooting Club 10 a.m. to noon, Center Mass Shooting Range, 27 Commerce Place, Vacaville. For beginners and experienced shooters. Info: Marcia Serrao, 447-2698, www.TakingAimWSC.com.

18th Annual Pin-a-go-go Pinball 1 to 11 p.m.; 10 a.m. to midnight. Dixon Fairgrounds, Dixon. Proceeds will go to Dixon Teen Center. Longest running pinball show west of the Mississippi. Info: 290-9397.

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.

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.

Owls of North America presentation 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Suisun Wildlife Center, 1171 Kellogg St., Suisun City. Fee. Presented by Suisun Marsh Natural History Association. Info: 707-429-HAWK.

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.

Meet the Ghosts of Benicia’s Past 8:30 p.m., Historic Railroad Depot, 90 First St., Benicia. The paranormal history of downtown Benicia is revealed during this walk led by a paranormal investigator and/or sensitive. Each tour is limited to 20 people and is two hours long. Walking shoes and flashlights recommended. No children younger than 10 permitted. Reservations required. Info, tickets: 745-9791, www.beniciamainstreet.org.

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

Saturday

Young Eagles Airplane Rides 7:30 to 10 a.m., Nut Tree Airport, 301 County Airport Road, Vacaville. Free. Parents or legal guardian must be present. Program sponsored by EAA Chapter No. 1230 and assisted by Lee A. Archer Jr. Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen. Info: 483-6357.

3rd Annual Tolenas Park Neighborhood Sale 8 a.m., Tolenas Park area. A portion of proceeds goes to Tolenas Elementary School. Info: 486-6543.

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.

Trail Crew 9 a.m. to noon, Rockville Hills Regional Park, 2149 Rockville Road, Fairfield. Volunteers help with trail maintenance. Snack and beverage provided. Info: 428-7614.

“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.

Writers Resource Center Open House 10 a.m. to noon, 1745 Enterprise Drive, Fairfield. Next to He Brews It coffee shop. Info: 877-629-7359 or www.writersresourcecenter.net.

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

Community Meal and Clothing Giveaway 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fairfield Church of Christ, 2200 Fairfield Ave. Info: 425-2373.

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.

Benicia in Bloom-Annual Open House 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Downtown Benicia. Info: 745-9791 or www.BeniciaMainStreet.org.

“Dungeons & Dragons” Version 3.5 1 to 4:45 p.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Info: 888-572-7587, 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.

18th Annual Pin-a-go-go Pinball 1 to 11 p.m.; 10 a.m. to midnight. Dixon Fairgrounds, Dixon. Proceeds will go to Dixon Teen Center. Longest running pinball show west of the Mississippi. Info: 290-9397.

Quail Ridge Reserve Walk 2:30 to 6 p.m. Reserve located on southern end of Lake Berryessa. Reservations: 530-219-4477.

Solano Valley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc hosts 2014 NAACP Award 4 to 7 p.m., Paradise Valley Estates, 2600 Estates Drive, Fairfield. Info: 429-3753.

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

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

8th Annual Denim & Diamonds Fundraiser 6 to 10 p.m., 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.

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

Owls of North America presentation 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Suisun Wildlife Center, 1171 Kellogg St., Suisun City. Fee. Presented by Suisun Marsh Natural History Association. Info: 429-HAWK.

Coming up

3rd Annual Tolenas Park Neighborhood sale 8 a.m. Sunday, Tolenas Park area. A portion of proceeds goes to Tolenas Elementary School. Info: 486-6543.

18th Annual Pin-a-go-go Pinball 1 to 11 p.m.; 10 a.m. to midnight,; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dixon Fairgrounds, Dixon. Proceeds will go to Dixon Teen Center. Longest running pinball show west of the Mississippi. Info: 290-9397.

Benicia in Bloom-Annual Open House 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Downtown Benicia. Info: 745-9791 or www.BeniciaMainStreet.org.

Child Haven 8th Annual Art, Wine and Food Fundraiser 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 4589 Abernathy Road, Suisun Valley. Hosted by Ledgewood Creek Winery. Info: 425-5744 or bidpal.net/childhaven.

National Alliance on Mental Health showing “Hidden Pictures” film 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aldea Children and Family Services, 470 Chadbourne Road, Fairfield. Refreshments provided. Info: 422-7792.

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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