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Ethics and Transparency in Sacramento Politics

Ethics and Transparency in Sacramento Politics
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Movement as Medicine Supporting Creative Movement for Good Health

Movement as Medicine Supporting Creative Movement for Good Health

Sacramento’s 3rd annual Movement as Medicine fundraiser will be held Sunday, March 15 from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Coloma Community Center at 4623 T Street in Sacramento. Movement as Medicine is a fun, action-oriented community event that inspires people of all ages and abilities to engage in creative movement to experience and nurture good health and well-being.

State Indian Museum Celebrates 75 Years With Native Education Series and Book Signing on 2/28!

State Indian Museum Celebrates 75 Years With Native Education Series and Book Signing on 2/28!

California State Parks and the State Indian Museum will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Museum on Saturday, February 28, 2015.  The celebratory activities will include a special Native Education for All Series: The Indian Experience in California’s Missions plus a book signing with the author of A Cross of Thorns: The Enslavement of California’s Indians by the Spanish Missions.  The special activities will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. that day.

Guests to the State Indian Museum will learn about the treatment of California’s Indians in the Spanish Missions from one of their descendants, Ama Mutsun Ohlone Tribal Chair Valentin Lopez.   Dr. Donna Schindler, psychiatrist and modern-day expert on Historical Trauma, will also be on-hand to explore its causes, symptoms, and the ongoing realities it creates for Native people today.

State Indian Museum Recognizes Black History Month With Native Film Screening on 2/21!

State Indian Museum Recognizes Black History Month With Native Film Screening on 2/21!

In honor of Black History Month, California State Parks and the State Indian Museum will present a Native Film Screening of Black Indians: An American Story on Saturday, February 21, 2015.  Two special screenings will be available at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.  

Narrated by James Earl Jones, the special film screening brings to light a little known and often forgotten part of America’s past – the cultural and ethnic fusion of Native and African Americans.  Produced and directed by the award-winning Native American production company Rich-Heape Films, the film explores what factors initially brought the two groups together, what drove them apart and the challenges they face today.

Midtown Business Association to Debut Enhanced Midtown Farmers Market - 3/7!!

Midtown Business Association to Debut Enhanced Midtown Farmers Market - 3/7!!

With its uniquely midtown flair – complete with celebrity chef demos, brunches on surrounding balconies, bike-loving culture and tree-lined streets -- the Midtown Farmers Market will soon undergo a new season makeover that debuts on Saturday, March 7, 2015.  To prepare for the exciting enhancements, the year-round Midtown Farmers Market will be on hiatus for one week on Saturday, February 28.

Launched in 2013 and located in the heart of Sacramento on 20th Street between J and K, the Midtown Farmers Market was recently highlighted as one of the top 10 farmers’ markets in the region by Sactown magazine.  And, the Midtown Farmers Market continues to grow

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "Back to Basics" 2/11!

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "Back to Basics" 2/11!

Whether you’re trying to lose weight or get into great shape in time for spring, fitness basics like proper form, kinesiology and sound nutrition are tried and true. 

Don’t miss the next “Wellness Education Seminar: Back to Basics” at Arden Hills on Wednesday evening, February 11, when Fitness Director Suzie Goodenough and a talented team of professional fitness trainers provide helpful insight, instruction and fitness tips. 

For more information about this special Wellness Education Seminar at Arden Hills, please
call 916-482-6111 or visit http://ardenhills.me/calendar.phpdisplay=FullCalendar&id=1421688509

Sac State adds street faire to spring arts lineup

Sac State adds street faire to spring arts lineup

Sacramento State’s Arts Experience is ready for spring with a dynamic Festival of the Arts that features vertical choreography and a new street faire-type celebration... Read More