Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Monday, Aug. 10

Cooler temperatures

Temperatures are expected to cool down and stay in the mid- to-late-80s over the week, with a slight chance of rain in the region.

Neighborhood emergency training

The Sacramento Police Department will be holding a disaster training session in the Tahoe Park region, covering preparation for a range of emergency situations but focusing on fires as blazes eat up thousands of acres this fire season.

Participants in the training can win gadgets for their own emergency preparation kits. The session starts at 7 p.m. at the Restoration Life Church at 5801 Second Ave.

Tropical breeze

Join a culinary journey to Hawaii, Jamaica and the Caribbean, with a demonstration of recipes featuring seared ahi tuna salad; shrimp and avocado ceviche; Jamaican jerk salmon; pescado de mojo de frutas; and panko-crusted mahi mahi with Maui onion compote.

The session runs from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op market at 1900 Alhambra Blvd. The event costs from $40 to $49 a person.

Call 916-868-6399 or go to www.sacfoodcoop.com for more information.