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Railroad Museum Calls Out for Volunteers With Special Drop-In Open House on 9/6!

Railroad Museum Calls Out for Volunteers With Special Drop-In Open House on 9/6!

Fascinated by railroading history? Interested in working on a train? Enjoy working with visitors, children and school groups? California State Parks, the California State Railroad Museum and Old Sacramento State Historic Park (SHP) are now recruiting adults (18 or older) who are interested in volunteering to help communicate the West’s fascinating heritage of railroading and the California Gold Rush.  For those interested but want to find out more information, a special, drop-in Volunteer Open House is scheduled for Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Stanford Gallery located at 111 I Street in Old Sacramento State Historic Park.  Volunteer applications are being accepted now through September 19, 2014.  After an evaluation and interview process, volunteer training will begin on September 27, 2014.

Adopt-A-Park: Shasta Park

Adopt-A-Park: Shasta Park
Adopt-A-Park: Shasta Park
08-23-2014 - 08-23-2014
City of Sacramento Dept of Parks & Rec
: http://portal.cityofsacramento.org/HR/Volunteer-Opportunities/Short-Term-Opportunities
Admission: Free
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East Sacramento Preservation supports fur and feathers

East Sacramento Preservation supports fur and feathers

Join the Front Street Shelter for our second annual benefit party of the year, Paws to Party!  No need to dress up, no ties or tight girdles, just a rip roaring soiree with good eats, libations and music that will get you on the dance floor. Check out the PDF flier for more details.

Paws to Party 2014

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The Dress Code Campaign: August 4-15

The Dress Code Campaign: August 4-15

By Robin Swanson

Attention ladies!  Through Friday, August 15th, we have a unique opportunity to serve those who have served our country. Operation “Dress Code,” a project supporting CalVet’s Women’s Summit, is kicking off a clothing drive of new and ever-so-gently used professional attire for female veterans making the transition back into the civilian workforce.

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National Night Out in the Neighborhood

National Night Out in the Neighborhood

Join your neighbors for East Sacramento Preservation's National Night Out... Read More

East Sacramento Preservation Hosts National Night Out

East Sacramento Preservation Hosts National Night Out

This year’s ESP National Night Out event will be a humdinger! Firehouse Station 4 will be sending an engine. The Police will be there. (Maybe even mounted and canine, if we’re lucky.) The candidates and our elected officials are coming. ... Read More

Join in the 7th Annual Fab 40's 5k Run/Walk July 26!

Join in the 7th Annual Fab 40's 5k Run/Walk July 26!

This Run/Walk is to benefit the Alzheimer's Association.

The organizers are also asking for your help.  They are looking for donations of strawberries and/or granola bars.  Any amount would be great.  If you are able to donate, contact Lisa West at LisaW@eastlawn.com and drop off your donations anytime on Friday at East Lawn, 4300 Folsom Blvd.

Go to the Fab 40's Run/Walk website for details and to register.

Source: Lisa West, East Lawn Crematory, Mortuaries & Memorial Parks