Bird preserve is festival focus
The 10th annual Winter Bird Festival features tours of the Cosumnes River Preserve, educational presentations, wildlife shows, art displays, a wine walk and hands-on activities. David Allen Sibley, an ornithologist and illustrator, is the keynote speaker at 11:30 a.m. He will sign books at 12:30 p.m. Festival events take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at festival headquarters, McCaffrey Middle School, 997 Park Terrace Drive, Galt. Go to www.ci.galt.ca.us for more information.
Disability resources info available
A Disability Resources and Awareness Fair provides information about services provided in the Roseville area. The free event is scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Martha Riley Community Library, 1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville. Go to 916-774-5221 for more information.
Fundraiser benefits Council of the Blind
“Guide Dogs and Giggles: White Canes and Whimsy” is a fundraiser featuring comedian Steve McGrew at Tommy T’s Comedy Club, 12401 Folsom Blvd., Rancho Cordova. A majority of event proceeds benefits the California Council of the Blind. Call 916-441-2100 for more information.
Grand opening planned
Love Laundry kicks off its grand opening at 7272 Franklin Blvd., Sacramento, with live music, a children’s play area and a free dry with a paid wash. The event, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., also includes refreshments, gift cards and laundry bags. Sacramento Mayor Pro Tem Larry Carr is scheduled to attend.