Monday, December 22, 2014
FAIRFIELD-SUISUN, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Clubs and organizations

rotary_spring_extravaganza_3_16_13

Pat Mendez, left, pours Eric Scherff, right, some wine from Winterhawk Winery Saturday at the Rotary Club's annual Spring Extravaganza at the Fairfield Community Center. (Robinson Kuntz/Daily Republic)

By
From page SOL15 | August 24, 2014 |

Service/fraternal organization

Alooma Temple No. 212 meets at 7 p.m. the second Friday of the month at 625 Main St., Suisun City. Call Victor Perry, 321-3016.

Alooma Court No. 198 meets at 10 a.m. the second Saturday of the month at 625 Main St., Suisun City. Call Ernestine Fox 334-0676.

Dixon Lions Club meets at 6:30 p.m. the first and third Wednesday at Bud’s Pub and Grill, 100 S. First St., Dixon. Call Scott Smith, scotgail@pacbell.net, 916-806-7451 or visit http://e-clubhouse.org/sites/DixonCA.

Elks Tri-City Lodge No. 1662 meets at 7:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesday at 566 Parker Road, Fairfield. Call Michael Jenkins, 437-3322.

Fairfield Host Lions Club meets at noon Wednesday at the Courtyard by Marriott, 1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Call 427-6927.

F.A.S.T. Lions meets at 7:15 a.m. Wednesday at Mimi’s Restaurant, Gateway Boulevard, Fairfield. Call 386-6863 or email mjlfairfield@sbcglobal.net.

Fairfield Women in Action meets at 1 p.m. the third Monday at Paradise Valley Estates, 2350 Estates Drive, Fairfield. Call Millie Celoni, 422-3428.

Fairfield-Suisun Twilight Rotary Club meets at 6 p.m, Salvio at the Rock, 4163 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield. Call Glen Faison 427-6925.

Fairfield-Suisun Rotary Club meets at noon Tuesday at The Salvation Army Kroc Center, 586 E. Wigeon Way, Suisun City, Fairfield. Call Elaine Crombie, 483-8196.

Fraternal Order of the Fairfield Eagles No. 4113 meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday at 77 Marina Center, Suisun City. Call 428-4113. The women’s auxiliary meets at 7 p.m. first and third Wednesday at the same location.

Independent Order of Odd Fellows meets every Monday at 7 p.m. except for the third Monday, which is dinner night and meets at 6 p.m. at the IOOF Hall, 803 Main St., Suisun City. Call Paul Wright, 590-3065.

Fairfield Kiwanis Club Noon to 1:30 p.m., Courtyard by Marriott, 1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Guest lunch free for first visit. Email dionne@front2backdesigns.com.

Lions Rio Vista meets at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Sir Flair’s Bar and Grill,  Rio Vista. Call Gene Vick, 374-5025 or visit http://e-clubhouse.org/sites/riovista/index.php.

Masonic Lodge No. 55 meets for social hour at 7 p.m., meeting at 8 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at the Masonic Lodge, 1412 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Call 425-3175 or email dkalis@sbcglobal.net.

Montezuma Shrine Club meets for social hour at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month at the Masonic Lodge, 1412 Travis Blvd, Fairfield. Call 916-920-4107.

Moose Lodge Family Center No. 861. Men meet at 7 p.m. the first and third Tuesday. Women meet at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday. Both meet at 623 Taylor St., Fairfield. Call 422-3245.

Moose Lodge No. 1846 meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesday at 11 N. Front St., Rio Vista. Call Gus Williams, 374-2269, visit lodge1846.moosepages.org/Officers or email lodge1846@mooseunits.org.

Native Daughters of the Golden West meets at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday at the IOOF Hall, 803 Main St., Suisun City. Call Catherine Fraser, 425-4897 or visit www.ndgw.org.

Order of Eastern Star meets at 7:30 p.m. second Thursday at the Masonic Lodge Hall, 412 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Call 429-8254. 

Rotary Club of Cordelia meets at 7:15 a.m. Wednesday at the Courtyard by Marriott,1350 Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Visit  www.cordeliarotary.org.

Rotary Club of Dixon meets at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Dixon Fairgrounds, 655 S. 1st St., Dixon. 678-2448.

Solano Republican Women Federated meets at 11 a.m. Monday at the Republican Headquarters, 625 Jackson St., Fairfield. Call 864-0222 or visit www.solanorepublicanwomen.org.

Sons of Italy meets at 6:30 p.m. third Thursday at Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Dr., Fairfield. Call 448-7848 or visit www.soi2534.org.

Soroptimist International of Central Solano County meets at noon Tuesday (except July and August) at the Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield. Visit www.sicentralsolano.com.

Vacaville Rotary Club meets at 12:15 p.m. Thursday at the Vacaville Opera House, 560 Main St., Vacaville. Call 453-0196, email rsa@rsaarchitecture.com or visit www.vacavillerotary.org.

Vacaville Sunrise Rotary meets at 7:15 a.m. Tuesday at Holiday Inn Express, 151 Laurence Dr.,Vacaville. Visit www.vacavillesunriserotary.org or email vacasunriserotary@gmail.com.

Vacaville Ulatis Lions Club meets at noon the second and fourth Thursday of the month at Pietros No. 2, 679 Merchant St., Vacaville. Call 592-3286, email calcathy60@sbcglobal.net or visit www.ulatislionsclub.org.

Wednesday Club of Suisun meets at 11:30 a.m. the second Wednesday (except July and August) at 225 Sacramento St., Suisun City. Call 425-2745.

Womans’ Improvement Club of Rio Vista meets four times a year. Call 374-5425.

Veterans groups

American Legion Reams Post 182 meets at 10 a.m. the second Wednesday at Veterans Memorial Building, 427 Main St., Suisun City. Email reamspost182@gmail.com.

Disabled American Veterans Fairfield-Suisun Chapter No. 81 meets at 10 a.m. every third Saturday at the Veteran’s Hall, 427 Main St., Suisun City. Call Richard Jones, 429-9140 or visit www.davmembersportal.org/chapters/ca/81/default.aspx

Military Order of Purple Hearts meets the first Tuesday of February, April, June, August, October and December at 7 p.m. at 427 Main St., Suisun City. Call Richard Jones, 429-9140

Veterans of Foreign Wars-Simmons Sheldon Post No. 2333 meets at 7:30 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday at the Solano County Events Center, 601 Texas St. Call Richard Jones, 429-9140. The women’s auxiliary meets the second Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the same location.

Other

British Chatterbox Club Noon, Benicia Grill II, 2390 N. Texas St., Fairfield. Join women from the United Kingdom for lunch and chat. Meet old friends and make new ones. Call 422-7240, 451-7291, 449-9936.

Central Solano Citizen/Taxpayer Group meets at noon the second Friday (except December) at Benicia Grill II, 2390 N. Texas St. Call 425-1442 or visit www.thetaxwatchers.org.

Crochet and Knitting Club meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Tuesday at Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive, Fairfield. Call 866-572-7587.

Delta Tea Party Patriots meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at the Veteran’s Memorial Hall, 610 St. Francis Way, Rio Vista. Email dtppatriots@gmail.com or visit www.deltatpp.org.

Evening Book Club meets at 7 p.m. third Tuesday at Fairfield Cordelia Library, 5050 Business Center Drive, Fairfield. Call 866-572-7587. 

Fairfield Bocce Federation meets at 1 p.m. the second Thursday at the Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive, Fairfield. Call 425-5301 or visit http://fairfieldbocce.org. 

Fairfield Coin Club meets at 5:30 p.m. (social) and 6:30 p.m. (meeting) the fourth Wednesday at Grace Episcopal Church, 1405 Kentucky St., Fairfield. Call 384-3793 or email fccjoni@yahoo.com.

Fairfield-Suisun Bass Reapers meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday at Hometown Buffet, 1315 Gateway Blvd., Fairfield. Call 426-1694.

Fairfield-Suisun Scrabble Club meets at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday at the Becker-Balmer Room, Fairfield Civic Center Library, 1150 Kentucky St., Fairfield and 6 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Suisun City Library, 601 Pintail Drive, Suisun City. Call 422-6290.

Geranium City Garden Club of Fairfield Suisun City meets at 1:30 p.m. the third Wednesday (except in July and August) in the Round Table Room at the Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive, Fairfield. Call Lorraine Kreklau 386-5567.

Gold Wing Road Riders Association meets at 8:30 a.m. the fourth Sunday for breakfast and a meeting followed by a ride at 9 a.m. meeting, Benicia Grill II, 2390 N. Texas St., Fairfield. Email bill.johnson.gwrra@gmail.com or visit www.gwrraca2k.org.

Golden State Accordion, Vacaville chapter, meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday at Pietro’s No. 2, 679 Merchant St., Vacaville. Visit www.gsaccordianclub.netfirms.com.

North Bay Rose Society, meets 7:30 p.m. the second Monday at Florence Douglas Senior Center, 333 Amador St., Vallejo. Call Rhonda Thompson, 649-8233.

National Council of Negro Women, Fairfield-Suisun City-Vacaville section, meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday at the Suisun City Senior Center, 318 Merganser Drive, Suisun City. Call 447-4851.

National Association for Uniformed Services meets at 10 a.m. the first Saturday at the Airman and Family Readiness Center on Travis Air Force Base, 351 Travis Ave., Bldg. 660. Call Herb Lewis, 448-7285.

Northwind Quilters Guild meets from 10 a.m. the first Tuesday at the Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. An evening group meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Wednesday at Cornerstone Quilt Shoppe, 1000 Texas St., Suite A, Fairfield. Visit www.northwindquiltersguild.com.

Order of Daedalians (current and former military pilots) meets at 6 p.m. the second Tuesday (except June, July, August) at Travis Air Force Base Conference Center, 500 Arnold Ave., Travis Air Force Base. Call Lt. Col. Jonny Barnes, 424-7236.

Rodriguez Music Boosters meets at 6 p.m. the last Tuesday at Round Table Pizza, 5085 Business Center Drive, Suite 102, Fairfield. Visit www.rhseu.com.

Society of Military Widows 12:30 p.m., Airman and Family Readiness Center, building 660, Travis Air Force Base. Info: 425-1332.

Solano Classic Car Club meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday at Denny’s, 2980 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. Visit www.solanoclassiccarclub.com.

Solano County Democratic Central Committee, meets 7 p.m on the fourth Wednesday of each month, County Government Center, 675 Texas St., Room 1600. Call Bob Panzer 448-0506.

Solano County Genealogical Society meets at 11 a.m. the first Saturday (except January, July, August) in the Becker-Balmer Room of the Fairfield Civic Center Library, 1150 Kentucky St. There is also a Wednesday discussion group at 10 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Society Library, 610 E. Main St., second floor, Vacaville. Visit www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cascgsi.

Solano Silver Round Club meets at 5 p.m. for dinner and 7 p.m. for a meeting the second Thursday in March, June, September and December at Hometown Buffet, 1350 Gateway Blvd., Suite D2, Fairfield. Call 384-3793.

Sons of Norway meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Tuesday at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Vacaville. Call 447-0651.

Twin City Steppers Square Dance Club meets in Suisun City and Fairfield. Website: http://www.twincitysteppers.com.

University Society (university and college women). The book, theater and travel groups meet the first Monday at members’ homes. Call Kathlan Latimer 422-3435. Daytime bridge is the first Wednesday at Green Valley Country Club, 35 Country Club Drive, Fairfield. Call Janet Ashley, 429-5888. Night bridge is the third Wednesday (except July and August) at members’ homes. Call Margaret Huber 422-7347. For membership information call Kris Moore 864-0486 or Kathlan Latimer 422-3435.

Vaca Valley Garden Club meets at 10 a.m. the second Wednesday (except July) at Bethany Lutheran Church, 621 Orchard Ave., Vacaville. Call: 448-3311.

Vacaville Toastmasters Club meets at 12:10 p.m., second and fourth Thursday, Vacaville City Hall, Conference 2, 650 Merchant St. Vacaville. Call 469-4123.

Widowed Persons Association of California meets at 2 p.m. the third Wednesday at the McBride Center, 91 Town Square Place, Vacaville. Call 447-9522.

Women’s Shooting Club meets at 10 a.m. the third Friday at Center Mass Shooting Range, 27 Commerce Place, Vacaville. Call Marcia Serrao, 447-2698. Visit www.TakingAimWSC.com.

Writers Resource Center meets at 10 a.m. the second Saturday (except July) at the 1745 Enterprise Drive, Fairfield, in the conference room next to the He Brews It coffee shop. Beginning, intermediate and advanced writers encouraged to attend. Visit www.writersresourcecenter.net.

Youth organizations

Solano County 4-H Clubs. Visit http://cesolano.ucanr.edu/4-H_Program/

Boy Scouts of America Chief Solano District. Visit www.bsa-mdsc.org/districts/chief-solano-district

Girl Scouts of Northern California. 1650 Harbor Bay Parkway, Suite 100, Alameda, Call 510-562-8470 or 800-447-4475, email: info@girlscoutsnorcal.org or visit www.girlscoutsnorcal.org.

Senior clubs

Leisure Years Club meets from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Call 435-1728.

Senior Americans Club meets Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the Fairfield Senior Center, 1200 Civic Center Drive. Call 428-7421.

Senior Coalition of Solano County meets at noon the first Friday at 675 Texas St., Fairfield, conference room 1. Call 209-559-0255.

Sons in Retirement meets at noon the third Monday at the Rancho Solano Clubhouse. Call 434-1160 or visit www.sir106.org.

 

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.
LEAVE A COMMENT

Discussion | No comments

The Daily Republic does not necessarily condone the comments here, nor does it review every post. Read our full policy

.

Solano News

Christmas comes early to San Marco Street park

By Ryan McCarthy | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Travis squadron delivers Christmas gifts to East Tabor

By Ryan McCarthy | From Page: A1 | Gallery

How this chunky Wade met Chunky Wade

By Tony Wade | From Page: A2

 
Multiple car accident blocks I-80 in Vacaville

By Glen Faison | From Page: A3, 1 Comment | Gallery

 
Solano Kwanzaa celebration set for Vallejo return

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A3

 
Lawyers off free legal advice in Fairfield

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A3

 
 
Kitchen fire dislocates family for Christmas

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4 | Gallery

Famous Creations’ toy drive and cupcake sale

By Daily Republic staff | From Page: A4 | Gallery

 
Last-minute shopping at Vacaville Premium Outlets

By Daily Republic staff | From Page: A4 | Gallery

Fairfield police log: Dec. 20, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

 
Suisun City police log: Dec. 20, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

Weather for Dec. 22, 2014

By Daily Republic | From Page: B10

 
.

US / World

Killer of 2 NYC officers had long criminal history

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

California puzzles over safety of driverless cars

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
Timeline of events before and after NY cop deaths

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

A look at the 2 NYC officers killed in ambush

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
What’s being said about killings of 2 NYC officers

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

Pakistan makes arrests in Taliban school carnage

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
Florida authorities say 1 police officer shot and killed

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown Detroit

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

Satanic Temple puts up display at Michigan Capitol

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

Exit poll: Ex-regime official is Tunisia’s new president

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
.

Opinion

Faust and the 2015 federal budget

By Mike Kirchubel | From Page: A8

 
Obama, surgeon general still losing to NRA

By Francis Wilkinson | From Page: A8

Let the music begin

By Colleen Britton | From Page: A8

 
Editorial Cartoon: Dec. 22, 2014

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
.

Living

Community Calendar: Dec. 22, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A2

 
Today in History: Dec. 22, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

Horoscopes: Dec. 23, 2014

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: B5

 
 
Horoscopes: Dec. 22, 2014

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: A7

.

Entertainment

TVGrid Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B6

 
‘Hobbit’ goes out on top with $90.6 million 5-day debut

By The Associated Press | From Page: B7

Good news from Tom Brokaw: His cancer is in remission

By The Associated Press | From Page: B7

 
Review: ‘The Interview’ deserves to be seen

By Jake Coyle | From Page: B7

Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

By The Associated Press | From Page: B7

 
TVGrid Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

.

Sports

Kings snap 5-game losing skid, beat Lakers 108-101

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
Burns gives Sharks late-night win over Blues in OT

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

The Week Ahead: Not much of a break for Christmas

By Paul Farmer | From Page: B1

 
Steelers, Packers win, move into playoffs

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Raiders knock Bills out of playoffs with 26-24 win

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
Super-G crash makes Vonn wait in bid for record

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

NFL Roundup: Cowboys end 4-year drought, make playoffs

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2 | Gallery

 
7 hurt when lightning strikes near Tampa Bay game

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

India’s Arjun Atwal wins Dubai Open

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Documents: FSU QB Winston cleared in conduct hearing

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

.

Business

US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6

 
Survey: US gas prices fall 25 cents per gallon

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6

.

Obituaries

Marian Kay Zutz

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Bart Ferro

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

.

Comics

Wizard of Id Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
Baby Blues Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Zits Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
Get Fuzzy Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Pickles Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
Rose is Rose Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Beetle Bailey Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
Peanuts Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Garfield Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
For Better or Worse Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Baldo Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
Blondie Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Dilbert Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
Frank and Ernest Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Sally Forth Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

 
B.C. Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Crossword Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Cryptoquote Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Sudoku Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Bridge Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Word Sleuth Dec 23

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Blondie Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

Beetle Bailey Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Garfield Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

B.C. Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Wizard of Id Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

For Better or Worse Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Get Fuzzy Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

Baby Blues Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Baldo Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

Zits Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Peanuts Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

Dilbert Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Sally Forth Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

Pickles Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Rose is Rose Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

Frank and Ernest Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A6

 
Word Sleuth Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A7

Crossword Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A7

 
Sudoku Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A7

Cryptoquote Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A7

 
Bridge Dec 22

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A7