Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015:
Fair, then a storm
Fair skies and a high temperature of about 66 degrees are forecast for Saturday before showers return to Sacramento on Sunday and Monday, the National Weather Service reports. Snow is also forecast Sunday into Monday in the Sierra, where a storm earlier this week blanketed the higher reaches of the mountains. Snow levels are predicted to start at a high elevation before dropping Sunday night and Monday. Boreal Mountain Resort, northwest of Lake Tahoe along Interstate 80, opened Friday. Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe in Nevada opened earlier in the week.
Big marching band competition in Folsom
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Some of Northern California and Nevada’s top marching bands and color guards will perform at the 12th annual High School Marching Band Competition from 3:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Folsom High School, 1655 Iron Point Road. There will be a special guest performance by the Sacramento State Marching Band. The champions will be decided by a panel of judges from throughout California.
Wall of Honor event in Fair Oaks
The Carmichael Recreation and Park District holds its annual Wall of Honor event honoring local fallen heroes. The event begins at 10 a.m. at Patriots Park, 6825 Palm Ave., Fair Oaks, and recognizes members of the community who have given their lives in the line of duty. Light refreshments will be served. Sacramento County Supervisor Susan Peters is the guest speaker.
Things to do
▪ The Gerald Hansen Library is selling rare art books and materials that are either duplicates or outside its collecting scope from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Crocker Art Museum, 216 O St., Sacramento.
▪ The Kids Expo California is planned for babies, toddlers, children and their families from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at McClellan Conference Center, 5411 Luce Ave., Sacramento. The event features live entertainment, special appearances, food and more. Go to http://kidsexpoca.com/ for more information.
▪ Sacramento Kings vs. Golden State Warriors, 7 p.m., Sleep Train Arena.