Health & Medicine

April 25, 2013

Health calendar of coming events

Living happily ever after ... hearing loss seminar. Learn tips to reduce the frustration of hearing loss


Living happily ever after ... hearing loss seminar. Learn tips to reduce the frustration of hearing loss. 2 p.m. Chateau on Capitol Avenue, 2701 Capitol Ave., Sacramento. Free. (916) 447-4444. Registration Required.


California Spirit Festival. More than 30 yoga and wellness teachers offer a weekend of yoga, music, dance, food and more. Classes, workshops and discussions will be led by regional spirit leaders Janet Stone, Les Leventhal, Diana Vitantonio and others. 3:30-10 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Saturday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Masonic Temple, 1123 J St., Sacramento. $79-$279. Register online at (916) 798-5643.

12th annual New Living Expo features speakers, daily panels, keynote addresses, 250 exhibits, natural foods and samples. 4-10 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday; 11-7 p.m. Sunday. The Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 Eighth St., San Francisco. $15-$50. Register at (415) 382-8300.


Health faire, with more than 50 vendors available to answer health and wellness questions. Free screenings and a healthy food demonstration by Chef Louis from Atria El Camino Gardens. 8-11 a.m. Mission Oaks Community Center, 4701 Gibbons Drive, Carmichael. Free. (916) 972-0336.

FORE! Autism Golf Tournament, a charity golf tournament to benefit the Autistic Programs Foundation. 11:30 a.m. registration; 12:30 p.m. start. Davis Municipal Golf Course, 24439 Fairway Drive, Davis. $100. Register at (916) 520-4631.


The fourth annual Mito Kids 5K Run/Walk, to help raise money for families dealing with the expensive financial burden of mitochondrial disease. Proceeds will also go to Stanford University research for a cure. 9 a.m. El Dorado Hills Town Center, 4364 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills. $20. Registration Rrequired (

UC Davis MIND Institute Open House. Families are invited to enjoy live music and performances, and participate in hands-on experiences and art projects. 4 p.m. 2825 50th St., Sacramento. Free. (916) 703-0280.

Cut-a-Thon supporting the Autism Center for Excellence. Professional stylists will offer 30-minute haircuts and additional services. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. ICE Salon and Spa, 1900 Del Paso Road, Sacramento. Suggested donations: $15 haircut; $10-$25 additional services. Appointments required for haircuts. (916) 928-3000.

Healthy Kids Day, presented by YMCA of Superior California, will feature active play and educational activities. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. YMCA of Superior California, 2021 W St., Sacramento. Free. (916) 452-9622.

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