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The Great Cake Walk 2014 - Closing the Gap Fundraiser May 8

The Great Cake Walk 2014 - Closing the Gap Fundraiser May 8

DATE: Thursday, May 8, 2014 5:00 - 8:00 PM

WHERE: Sacramento State Alumni Center 7485 State University Dr. South, Sacramento, CA

Closing The Gap, a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the academic achievement gap, is funding programs to help all students reach their highest potential. The Great Cake Walk is Closing the Gap's annual fundraiser. It's a jazzed up version of old-fashioned cake walks where guests sample gourmet cakes that have been custom decorated. 

Top bakeries – Nothing Bundt Cakes, Cake Castle, Above & Beyond, Brita’s Confections and more will offer up lavishly decorated cakes which lucky guests will win during cake walks held throughout the evening. 

Shelter Manager Jumps Out of Plane for Front Street Animals

Shelter Manager Jumps Out of Plane for Front Street Animals

Gina Knepp is the Front Street Animal Shelter manager.  She wants to show the world that every buck can go a mile by jumping out of a plane this Saturday, April 26. It's not easy to save lives but sometimes you just have to take a leap of faith.

Click HERE to learn more and join in helping save animals lives.

"Live With the Chef" at Arden Hills on Wednesday Evening!

"Live With the Chef" at Arden Hills on Wednesday Evening!

Spring is in the air!  And it’s time to savor the bounty of garden-fresh vegetables available in our local area.

At the next “Live With the Chef” cooking class on Wednesday, 4/23 at 6 p.m., learn how to keep your kitchen cool and the cleanup easy with simple and delicious nutrient dense Super Salad recipes!  This special monthly cooking class is focused on incorporating fresh ingredients designed for a healthy and well balanced diet. You're invited to join this ongoing adult cooking series - couples are welcome, too!

Due to the popularity of this class, space is limited and reservations are required. For reservations, please call 916-482-6111; for more information, please visit http://www.ardenhills.net/sports-fitness/nutrition/wellness-seminars/

"Deadheading at Dusk" at the Old City Cemetery

"Deadheading at Dusk" at the Old City Cemetery

Come join us in the beautiful Old City Cemetery’s Historic Rose Garden for an early evening hands-on event on Monday, May 5th @ 6:30 pm. We will be removing spent blooms from the many rosebushes and tidying up the garden which encourages repeat blooming of the roses in our treasured Historic Rose Garden.

Tools and training will be provided and light refreshments will be served.

Workshops are free, however, donations are appreciated and go towards the restoration and preservation of the roses and cemetery artifacts.

The cemetery is located at 1000 Broadway, Sacramento. Free parking is available in the lot at 10th & Broadway, across the street from the 10th Street entrance. For more information, call 916-448-0811 or 916-264-7839.

California State Lobby Day 2014 AHA: Be The Cure! Join Today!

California State Lobby Day 2014  AHA:  Be The Cure!  Join Today!

California State Lobby Day 2014

Wednesday, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

West Steps, 1315 10th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

 

 

Where will you be on Wednesday, April 23rd? I’m hoping you’ll be able to join me at California’s Lobby Day.  We need to ensure our mission of building healthier lives free from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.  We need to make sure this is heard by our leaders in Sacramento—and your voice matters!

 

California Lobby Day 2014: 

 

WHEN:  April 23, 2014

 

WHERE:  West Steps of the Capitol

                1315 10th Street, Sacramento, CA  95814

 

TIME:  10am to 3pm

 

California Lobby Day Registration starts at 9am. 

 

5 Reasons to Attend the Sacramento Beer and Chili Festival

5 Reasons to Attend the Sacramento Beer and Chili Festival

The 2014 Sacramento Beer & Chili Festival is coming up this Saturday, April 19, and the combination beer and chili is too mouthwatering to pass up! Below are Sacramento365.com's Top 5 reasons why you should attend the third annual chili cook-off: