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Community calendar Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013

By From page A2 | September 08, 2013


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: [email protected]

Fundraiser Breakfast 9:30 a.m. to noon, Congregation B’Nai Israel, 1256 Nebraska St., Vallejo. Hadassah Women’s Organization, Solano Napa Chapter. Info: 656-5416, 373-7294.

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

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


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.

American Red Cross Volunteer Orientation 1 to 3:30 p.m., American Red Cross, 1545 N. Texas St., Fairfield. Free training provided for people who want to volunteer as disaster responders. Info: 438-7062, www.redcrossbay.org.

Vision Problem Support Group 2 to 4 p.m., St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1600 Union Ave., Fairfield. For people with vision problems such as macular degeneration. Info: 425-5409.

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.

PAL Kajukenbo 5 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 250 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. For youth in grades seven through 12. Info: 422-6288, www.fairfield-pal.org.

PAL Boxing 5:30 p.m., Matt Garcia Youth Center, 250 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Train to compete inside the ring or just try the latest workout trend. No special equipment is necessary. Annual fee. Info: 422-6288.

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Recruitment Fair 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 1735 Enterprise Drive, building 3, Fairfield. Free. Admission representatives from more than 40 schools will be in attendance with many prepared to offer on spot admission, fee waivers and scholarships to qualified students. All middle and high school students are encouraged to attend. Parents welcome. High school seniors and those interested in transferring should have official copies of transcripts and completed applications. Info: 425-1849, 399-2496.

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.

Rodriguez Music Boosters 6 p.m., Round Table Pizza, 5085 Business Center Drive, Suite 102, Fairfield. Info: 372-6782.

Family Support Group 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Children’s Nurturing Project, 490 Chadbourne Road, second floor, Fairfield. Sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness Solano County. For family members, friends and advocates of people living with mental illness. Info: 422-7792.

Teen Grief Support Group 7 to 8:30 p.m., 1411 Oliver Road, Suite 220, Fairfield. Info: Linda Pribble, [email protected], 646-3517.

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.

The Northern Solano Democratic Club 7 p.m., Benicia Grill II, 2390 N. Texas St., Fairfield. Guest Dan Wolk, who has announced his candidacy for California Assembly District 4, will speak about the campaign and the issues District 4 is facing. Wolk serves on the Davis City Council and works for Solano County as deputy county counsel. Info: 386-6411.

Central Solano Citizen/Taxpayer Group 7 to 8 p.m., Republican Headquarters, 625 Jackson St., Fairfield. Topic will be an update on real estate fee increase to fund new position in county district attorney office. Info: 429-3395, [email protected] Info: www.taxwatchers.org.

North Bay Rose Society 7:30 p.m., Florence Douglas Senior Center, 333 Amador St., Vallejo. Info: Rhonda Thompson, 649-8233.

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

Coming up

“Motivate! Inspire! Succeed!” Workshop 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive, Fairfield. Professional speaker Wil Cason will share key skills for success in school. Info: 866-57-ASK-US.

Friends of the Benicia Library Members-Only Book Sale 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Benicia Public Library, 150 E. L St., Benicia. Proof of membership required. Memberships can be purchased at the door. Info: 746-4343.

Meditation Workshop 7 p.m. Thursday, Benicia Public Library, 150 E. L St., Benicia. Maria Werbik is the mediation instructor. Free. Info: 746-4343.

Lunch with Patti Garamendi Noon Friday, Fuso, 535 Main St., Vacaville. Patti Garamendi, the wife of Rep. John Garamendi, served as a deputy USDA administrator and assistant director in the Peace Corps. She will speak about interactions between the United States and its Peace Corps partners in Africa. Fee. Hosted by the Democratic Women in Action, part of the Northern Solano County Democratic Club. Info, tickets: www.northernsolanodems.org.

2nd Annual BBQ Bash Benefit for SPCA of Solano County 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Mission on the Hill, 1300 E. Monte Vista Ave., Vacaville. Barbecue provided by Vinnie’s Smokin’ BBQ. Music performed by Matty T Band. Fee. Tickets can be purchased at www.solanospca.com, www.brownpapertickets.com or at the Mission on the Hill. Info: www.solanospca.com.


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