1st Monday of Every Month: Free Dental Screenings for Kids
The North Sacramento Family Resource Center, in partnership with Liberty Dental Plan, are hosting free dental screenings for families with children ages 0-18 years old. Children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Fun activities and free toothbrushes will be provided! 1217 Del Paso Blvd B, Sacramento, CA 95815
For more information, please contact Vikie Cole at (916) 290-8263
September 10, 2017: RUN TO REMEMBER 5K
In Downtown Sacramento, the Run To Remember 5K Run/Walk will take place to give those who vowed to “Never Forget” the opportunity to exercise that vow. The 5K run/walk will start at 9:11 a.m. on September 10, 2017, and wind through Downtown Sacramento. At the finish of the race, American flags will be handed to runners at the Tribute site located on Capitol Mall between 6th and 7th Street.
Other 9/11 memorials will take place throughout the Sacramento region, including the Never Forget Flag Display at Sacramento Memorial Lawn which will stand throughout the month. http://www.smlfh.com/remembering-9-11.html
West Sacramento residents will display a memorial, featuring more than 500 large American flags and 2,977 small flags, one for each victim of the attacks in New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Anyone can view the memorial at South River Road and Jefferson Boulevard to remember the victims and pay tribute to fallen heroes.
September 22, 2017: Day of Caring
You are needed! Please sign-up and join your friends and neighbors to spend a day caring for the community by signing up for one of dozens of volunteer projects happening at nonprofits, schools and community parks across the region during United Way’s Annual Day of Caring. The event, sponsored by Nationwide, will begin with a kickoff breakfast and rally at Cal Expo. Click here to sign-up and get more information.