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Community calendar Monday, July 29, 2013

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Monday

Friends of the Library Summer Book Sale Vacaville Public Library, 1020 Ulatis Drive. Thousands of books and other materials for people of all ages will be available at low prices. Info: 866-57-ASKUS.

Senior Day Program 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Supervised activities for people with cognitive or physical impairments. Enrollment required. Info: 428-7654.

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.

Old Time Music Members 9 a.m. to noon, Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. All music fans invited to participate. Info: 428-7421.

Senior Center Craft Shoppe 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Handmade gifts for family and friends. Info: 428-7421.

Country Western Line Dancing 10 a.m. to noon, Joseph A. Nelson Community Center, 611 Village Drive, Suisun City. Gain cardiovascular health by staying physically active and learn the latest line dance routines in this dance class. No partner needed. Info: 421-7201.

Line Dancing 10 to 11:25 a.m., Holy Spirit Gym, 1050 N. Texas St., Fairfield. Info: Charles Bond, 422-8273.

Read to a Dog 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. Independent readers can improve their skills by reading to specially trained therapy dogs. Info: 866-57ASKUS or www.solanolibrary.com.

Stories with a Volunteer Reader 4 to 5 p.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. Children of all ages are welcome, older children can practice reading aloud. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

Fairfield-Suisun Twilight Rotary Club 6 p.m., Rockville Grill, 4163 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield. Info: Darrin Berardi, 328-8433.

Kick it at PAL 6 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 250 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. A soccer program for 13- to 18-year-olds. Annual membership required. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

PAL Kickboxing 7 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 250 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. For ages 13 to 18. Annual membership. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

Table Tennis 8 to 9:30 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Info: 428-7421.

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.

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.

Senior Day Program 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Supervised activities for persons with cognitive or physical impairments. Enrollment required. Fee. Info: 428-7421.

Senior Center Craft Shoppe 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Handmade gifts for family and friends. Info: 428-7421.

Brain Boosters 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. For people wanting to strengthen their memory. Enrollment required. Info: 428-7654.

Baby Bounce 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. Songs, stories and finger plays for babies to 18 months. Twenty minutes of activities followed by playtime. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

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

Preschool Story Time 10:30 a.m., Fairfield Civic Center Library, 1150 Kentucky St. Free. Stories, songs and crafts. Info: 866-572-7587, www.solanolibrary.com.

Knitters, Crocheters & Crafters 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Sponsored by Solano Chicks With Sticks. Info: sharleesue@sbcglobal.net.

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

PAL Cardio 4:30 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 250 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Train with the cardio exercises that boxers use to condition. Membership required. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

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

Chess Club 5:45 p.m. Matt Garcia Youth Center, 250 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Info: 249-1379.

Bluegrass/Folk Music and Fiddle Session 6 to 9 p.m., Round Table Pizza, 3336 N. Texas St., Fairfield.

Coming up

The Retired Public Employees Association of California Solano County Chapter 035 Noon Aug. 14, Vallejo Moose Lodge, 337 Nebraska St. Guest Perri Tanner will speak about the “Train your Brain” program. Fee for lunch. Free to all members attending first meeting. RSVP required. Info, RSVP: 552-6458.

Solano Land Trust’s Aim for Ag: Sporting Clay Shooting and Luncheon 8:30 a.m. Aug. 17, Bird’s Landing Hunting Preserve and Sporting Clays, 2099 Collinsville Road. 50- or 100-target sporting clay shoot, barbecue lunch, safety instruction and free optional beginner’s clinic before shoot. Fee. Compete against Assemblyman Jim Frazier. Info: www.solanolandtrust.org.

Evening of Yesteryear 4:30 p.m. Aug. 31, Sunrise Banquet Center, 600 Orange Drive, Vacaville. Dinner to begin at 5 p.m. Event dedicated to veterans who have served from World War II to Afghanistan. Performance acts will be reminiscent of Billie Holiday, The Andrew Sisters, the Marx Brothers and many more. Fee, proceeds support work of New Beginnings Ministry. Info, tickets: 761-2741.

Fairfield-Suisun City-Vacaville Section of the National Council of Negro Women Inc. Second Annual Dinner Dance 7 to 11:30 p.m. Aug. 31, Hilton Garden Inn, 200 Gateway Court, Fairfield. Dinner served promptly at 7:30 p.m. Dance contest. No host bar. Photographer on site. Fee. Info: 429-4905, 422-2799, 425-4115.

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