Canned food drive
What: Robinson’s Taekwondo wants to help feed the hungry by collecting healthful canned veggies or fruits at its 17 Sacramento-area locations for donation to Food Link. Contributors will be eligible for a drawing for three months of training.
When: Through May 31
Where: Robinson’s Taekwondo throughout Sacramento area
Cost: Donated canned vegetable or fruit
Information: (888) 249-7853, www.robinsonstkd.com
New farmers market
What: Foothills Farmers Market launches this week at Finnish Hall in Rocklin, bringing to 11 the number of either seasonal or year-round markets offering fresh produce in Placer County this summer.
When: 8 a.m.-noon Thursdays through Sept. 25
Where: Finnish Hall, Rocklin Road at South Grove Street, Rocklin
Cost: Free entry
Information: (530) 823-6183, http://foothillfarmersmarket.com/
What: The signature event of the fifth annual Tour de Cluck is the “Coop Crawl,” a bike tour of local chicken farms, which benefits the Davis Farm to School program.
When: 9 a.m. Saturday
Where: U.S. Bicycle Hall of Fame, 303 Third St., Davis
Cost: Bike tour $10-$15, children 10 and under free
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