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Community calendar Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013

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Tuesday

Dine and Donate Event All day. Mary’s Pizza Shack, 1500 Oliver Rd.  Twenty percent of profit from each meal will be donated to Meals on Wheels. Must go to www.SICentralSolano.com, click on calendar page, find link and print flier. Info: 864-1005.
Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Fairfield group for survivors of sexual assault. Walk-ins welcome. Not 12-step. Location, info: Dolly, 422-7345.

Knitters, Crocheters & Crafters gathering 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Sponsored by Solano Chicks With Sticks. Info: [email protected]

Fairfield-Suisun Rotary Club Noon to 1:30 p.m. Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield. Info: 483-8196.

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

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Meeting 1 p.m., Joe’s Buffet, 834 W. Texas St. Info: 446-3321.

PAWS for Reading 3 to 4 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, www.solanolibrary.com.

Terrific Tuesdays 3:30 p.m. Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. Activities for children 5 and older. Info: 866-572-7587, www.solanolibrary.com.

Homework Help for Children 4 to 6 p.m. Fairfield Civic Center Library, 1150 Kentucky St. Free. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

Homework Help for Children 4 to 5:45 p.m. Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive. Free. Info: 866-57ASKUS, www.solanolibrary.com.

PAL Cardio Tuesdays 4:30 p.m. Matt Garcia Youth Center, 250 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. This cardio class trains you with all of 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.
Bluegrass/Folk Music and Fiddle Session 6 to 9 p.m. Roundtable Pizza, 3336 N. Texas St., Fairfield.

Group for Newly Bereaved 6 to 7:30 p.m. NorthBay Bereavement Center, 1411 Oliver Road, Suite 220, Fairfield. Facilitated by Barbara Bean Jenson, LCSW. Info: 646-3517.

Fairfield-Suisun Scrabble Club 6 to 8:30 p.m. Fairfield Civic Center Library, 1150 Kentucky St. All ages and skill levels. Info: 422-6290.

Fairfield-Suisun Bass Reapers 7 p.m. Hometown Buffet, 1315 Gateway Blvd., Fairfield. Prospective members are welcome to attend the meeting. Info: 426-1694.

Military Order of Purple Hearts 7 p.m. Veterans Memorial Building, 427 Main St., Suisun City. Info: 429-4156.

Children’s Cancer Community Support Group 7 to 8:30 p.m., 1070 N. Texas St., Suite 2E, Fairfield. Dinner, arts activities and discussion for families. Info: 863-9768, www.hopeforcancerkids.org.

Wednesday

Cordelia Rotary Club 7:15 a.m. Courtyard by Marriott, 1350 Holiday Lane. Info: Nancy Garver, 449-8299.

Zumba Gold and Fitness 8:30 a.m. Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Dance and fitness for active older adults. Info: 428-7421.

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

Free Tax Service 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Tax Aide will prepare and e-file taxes. Low- and middle-income taxpayers and seniors will receive special attention. Bring ID card, Social Security cards, all W-2s, 1099s, copy of property tax bills, and prior year tax documents. Info: Susan Millsap, [email protected]

Line Dancing 10 to 11:30 a.m. Joseph A. Nelson Community Center, 611 Village Drive, Suisun City. Info: 422-8273.

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.

California Retired Teachers Association Solano Chapter 11 a.m. Zio Fraedo’s, 23 Harbor Way, Vallejo. Dalt Williams Trio will perform. Info: Dorothy Williams 448-7081.

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.

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.

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

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.

Twin City Square Dance Club 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Joseph A. Nelson Community Center, 611 Village Drive, Suisun City. Info: 425-4276.

Coming Up

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

Wildlife Center Tour 2 to 3 p.m. Friday, Suisun Wildlife Center, 1171 Kellogg St., Suisun City. Visit with new non-releasable coyote and see a Golden Eagle up close. Info: 429-4295.

Spay Neuter Imperative Project (SNiP) and Any Dog Rescue Fundraiser 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, 1696 Durbin Lane, Fairfield. Items needed for fundraiser. Dogs will be available for adoption. Info: 330-0293.

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