Flu clinic scheduled in West Sacramento
A free public flu clinic sponsored by the Yolo County Department of Health Services & Office of Emergency Services is scheduled from 3 to 8 p.m. at the West Sacramento City Hall Galleria, 1110 W. Capitol Ave. Public parking available in the north parking lot of City Hall. Go to www.cityofwestsacramento.org for more information.
Roseville tree-lighting ceremony
Roseville hosts its Christmas tree-lighting ceremony beginning at 6 p.m. across from the Civic Center at 311 Vernon St. Go to www.roseville.ca.us for more information.
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Stockings, filler items sought for nonprofit
The local nonprofit Women’s Empowerment is collecting stockings and specific filler items for children and adult women. The organization provides job training, self-esteem courses, health classes and support services to homeless women and their children. A list of items being sought can be found at www.womens-empowerment.org. Donors can also contribute $30 in lieu of purchasing items. The group is seeking stocking donations by Dec. 8, and they can be dropped off at 1590 North A St. in Sacramento. Contact Kate Towson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 916-669-2307 for more information.
Santa escorted through Elk Grove neighborhood
The Cosumnes Community Services District Fire Department and the Elk Grove Police Department escort Santa Claus through neighborhoods in Santa & Sirens events. Firefighters, police officers and volunteers will hand out candy canes and spread holiday cheer during a parade that will begin at 7 p.m. at Station 71, 8760 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove. Go to www.yourcsd.com for more information.
Things to do
- Sacramento State’s Jazz Ensemble will perform a concert program that includes Don Menza’s “Groovin’ Hard,” Thad Jones’ “Groove Merchant” and “Heartspeak” by CSUS alumna Sherrine Mostin from 8 to 9:30 p.m. at the university’s Music Recital Hall, 6000 J St.