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Through May 17
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition,
California State Railroad Museum , 111 I Street
10 a.m. Tickets: $3 – $8 , Contact: 916 445-6645

Through May 22
Exhibition,  Association of Clay and Glass Artists
Davis Art Center, Tsao Gallery
1919 F Street, Davis 9:30 a.m. Contact: 530 756-4100

Through May 31
Exhibition, Feats of Clay XXII
Gladding, McBean Factory in Lincoln
Cost: $12 Contact: 916-645-9713 for schedule details

May 14
Benefit fair, California State Employees Association
Capitol park area 22, near fish pond
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Awards Luncheon, State Information Officers Council,
Old Spaghetti Factory, 19th and J Streets, Noon – 2 p.m.

Gathering, fundraiser, Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association
Capitol Park Area 22, near fish pond, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Delivery of glass and flags, State Capitol Museum
Capitol, North Steps 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Demonstration, Pacific Union College Social Work Students,
Support for SB 654, Capitol South Steps
10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

May 15
Ceremony,  Medal of Valor awards,
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

May 16
Band performance, Sacramento Adventist Academy
Capitol West Steps 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Walk for Life, Alternative Pregnancy Center
Capitol West Steps 9 a.m. – Noon

Rally, Roughneck Motorcycle Club,
Rally for charity: Firefighters Cancer Awareness Support Network
Capitol Park, firefighters memorial
8 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Bike run, finish Vietnamese Students Association,
End of charity bike run and lunch,
Capitol Park, Area 27 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Million Marijuana March, Capitol North Steps
Noon – 6 p.m.

May 17
Rally, NorCal Aids Challenge. Capitol West Steps, traffic circle Noon –  p.m.

Walkathon, fundraiser Make a Wish Foundation
Capitol South Steps 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

May 18
Rally, Sacramento Area Coalition Against the Death Penalty
Capitol North Steps Noon – 1 p.m.

Rally, California Immigrant Center, Annual Immigrant Day Capitol West Steps 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Lobby Day, March of Dimes, California Chapter
Capitol South Steps, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Race, finish line, San Carlos Charter Learning Center
Capitol Park, Area 22
Noon – 3 p.m.

May 19
Exhibition, Association of International
Automobile Manufacturers, Display of energy-efficient vehicles, Capitol North Steps 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Exhibition, Emergency vehicle display
Capitol South Steps 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Kids’ fair, California Association of Professional Scientists
Capitol West Steps, lawn area  9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

May 20
Rally, California Hunger Action Coalition,
11th Annual Hunger Action Day
Capitol South Steps, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Press Conference
Association of California Water Agencies
Fish Pond near East Steps
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Lunch, rally
Natural Products Association West
Capitol Park, Area 27
Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Display, press conference
Fuel cell vehicle display
Capitol East Steps
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Groundbreaking,
Capitol Garden,
Capitol Park Area 33
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Exhibition,
California Department of Toxic Substance Control
Display of boat made from recycled plastic
Lawn north of the traffic circle
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

May 21
Swingin’ Safari Golf Tournament
The Sacramento Zoo
Noon
3930 W. Land Park Drive
Contact: 916 808-5166

Rally,
Sacramento TMA
Carpooling, bicycling, transit information
Capitol West Steps
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Gathering,
California Wellness Task Force
Annual fitness fair, information booths
Capitol South Stes
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Rally,
Association of California Water Agencies
Capitol North Steps and lawn
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Rally,
No on Proposition 8
Equality Action Now
Capitol West Steps
5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

May 22-23
Exhibition,
California and the Civil War
State Capitol Museum
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
1303 10th Street
Free admission
Contact: 916 324-0333
 
May 22-24
Entertainment,
“Let’s Go!”
Crest Theatre,
1013 K Street:
Contact: For details, call 916 223-6779

May 23-24
Exhibition, gathering
California State Button Society Show
Holiday Inn
10 a.m.
5321 Date Avenue
Admission: $4
Details: www.cabutton.org

May 23
Rally, live music
Hope Productions Foundation
Rally and walk to Raley Park
Traffic circle
8 .m. – 11 a.m.
 
May 28
Dinner,
Sewing the Seeds of Community,
Sacramento Housing Alliance
Vizcaya,
6 p.m.
2019 21st Street
Cost: $50
Contact: 916 455-4900

May 31
Exhibition,
Curator’s eye: William Breazeale on Maxfield Parrish
Crockert Art Museum
1:30 p.m.
216 O Street
Contact: 916 808-7000
Cost: Free with $3-$6 museum admission

June 1
Golf tournament,
Fifth Annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic
Catta Verdera Country Club, Lincoln
1111 Catta Verdera
11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Contact: 925-556-2525
Cost: Tickets $500-up


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