Submarine veterans to honor war dead
The Sacramento Area United States Submarine Veterans will observe the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a memorial and wreath-laying ceremony at Discovery Park at 9 a.m. The Marine Patrol Divisions of the Yolo and Sacramento county sheriff’s departments, city of Sacramento and the U.S. Coast Guard auxiliary will participate in the ceremony. The Navy JROTC Titan battalion at Luther Burbank High School will perform honor guard duties.
New Roseville council members to take oath
Newly elected Roseville City Council members Bonnie Gore, John Allard and Scott Alvord will be sworn in at 5:30 p.m. in the Roseville City Council Chambers, 311 Vernon St. Vice Mayor Susan Rohan will be sworn in as mayor, and Gore will be the new vice mayor. The ceremony is open to the public and will be broadcast on Roseville’s government-access television channel and on the city website.
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Santa Claus is coming to town
The Cosumnes Community Services District Fire Department and the Elk Grove Police Department will hold its annual Santa & Sirens Parade in east Elk Grove beginning at 7 p.m. The parade will begin at Station 73 at 9607 Bond Road. There also will be a Santa & Sirens parade Thursday in Laguna West. Parade routes can be found on the Cosumnes Community Services District website.
Things to do
▪ The Sacramento SPCA will benefit from a Howl-iday yappy hour from 6 to 8 p.m. at Der Biergarten, 2332 K St. There will be dogs and raffle prizes, as well as an ugly sweater contest for dogs and their people.
▪ Sacramento State’s Concert Band will present a free holiday concert for the public at the CSUS Music Recital Hall at 6000 J St. from 6 to 7 p.m.