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Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Wednesday

Hospital activity only a drill

If you witness a commotion Wednesday morning near Sutter Roseville Medical Center, don’t be alarmed. Roseville’s police and fire departments will be working with Sutter Roseville and other public safety personnel to practice their skills for responding to a critical incident. From 9 a.m. to noon, Sutter Roseville is hosting and participating in an “active shooter mass casualty response drill.” The Roseville Police Department, Roseville Fire Department, Rocklin Fire Department, Rocklin Police Department and the FBI are also participating in the exercise. There will be sound effects used and police on scene. No patient care services will be changed or interrupted because of the exercise, event organizers say.

Stocking stuffers sought

The Oak Park Community Center is collecting 500 small stockings with stocking-stuffer items through Thursday for its Winter Wonderland event scheduled Dec. 10. Donations from individuals, community groups and businesses can be dropped Wednesday and Thursday at the center, 3425 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Sacramento. For information, email hundley@cityofsacramento.org or call 916-808-6151.

Things to do

▪ The UC Davis Concert Band performs at the Mondavi Center, featuring Norman Dello Joio’s scenes from “The Louvre,” Vincent Persichetti’s “Symphony No. 6 for Band, op. 69” and Richard Rodgers’ selections from “The Sound of Music.” The event starts at 7 p.m.

▪ The American River College Orchestra will perform a variety of familiar holiday pieces, including the “Blue Danube Waltz” and several pieces from “The Nutcracker Suite.” The 7:30 p.m. concert will be at the American River College Theatre, 4700 College Oak Drive, Sacramento.

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