May 8


Non-profit walk sponsored by Sacramento Walking Sticks

Starts at New Rose Garden, Capitol Park

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.


California Peace Officers Memorial, candlelight vigil

Capitol West Steps

10 a.m.

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


Association of Clay and Glass Artists

Davis Art Center

Tsao Gallery

9:30 a.m.

1919 F Street, Davis

Contact: 530 756-4100

Through May 31


Feats of Clay XXII

Gladding, McBean Factory in Lincoln

Cost: $12

Contact: 916-645-9713 for schedule details

May 9

Sacramento Race for the Cure

Benefit, Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Choice of Walk, 5K Run or one-mile run-walk.

Cal Expo

7:45 a.m. registration

Cost: $30 registration

Contact: 916 492 6474


Fundraiser, Crohns Colitis Foundation of America

Walk, rally

Capitol West Steps

4 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Flag arrival

Large flag delivered with a truck and crane,

Capitol North Steps

7 a.m. – 1 p.m.

May 11


Conference on California's Future,

Government leaders gather to exchange ideas

Sacramento Convention Center,

Contact: patty Cota, 932-1308

Conference continues through May 14


Hmong American Ad-Hoc Committee

Rally in support of General Pao Vang

Capitol West Steps

10 a.m.


California Youth Connection

Capitol South Steps

4:30 p.m.


California Lottery demonstrates TV game show

Capitol South Steps

10 a.m.

May 12


Recognition of Foster Care Awareness Month

Capitol North Steps

8:30 a.m.

Legislative day,

California School Age Consortium

Capitol West Steps

11 a.m.

Blood drive,

California Health and Human Services Agency

Bateson Building Atrium, 9th and P

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

May 13


Legislative day,

California Beer and Beverage Distribution

Capitol West Steps

11:30 a.m.


Californians for Justice,

Youth political rally

Capitol South Steps,


May 14

Benefit fair

California State Employees Association

Capitol park area 22, near fish pond

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

May 15


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.

May 21

Swingin' Safari Golf Tournament

The Sacramento Zoo


3930 W. Land Park Drive

Contact: 916 808-5166

May 22-23


California and the Civil War

State Capitol Museum

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

1303 10th Street

Free admission

Contact: 916 324-0333

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