Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Tuesday, Nov. 24.
Rainy weather ahead
To avoid getting wet, make sure to complete errands before noon today when a quick-hitting storm is expected to sweep into Sacramento. Not a lot of rain is expected, but lawns should get a nice soaking before skies start to clear around 4 p.m.
Loaves & Fishes to serve special feast
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Loaves & Fishes is serving its annual Thanksgiving feast to 1,000 homeless and poor men, women and families. Community volunteers will cook and serve the meal, which includes donated turkeys, pies and traditional side dishes. The meal begins at 11 a.m., Loaves & Fishes Dining Room, 1351 North C St., Sacramento.
Legislative priorities to be discussed
The Sacramento City Council will discuss the city’s 2016 legislative priorities at the state and federal levels. Top state legislative priorities include transportation and transit, a Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta management plan that benefits the region, strong environmental policies, additional flood control improvements and economic development programs. Federal priorities include many of the state items, as well as opposing a permanent extension to the federal Internet Tax Freedom Act and improving rail safety. The council is scheduled to meet in open session at 6 p.m., City Hall Council Chamber, 915 I St.
Museum plans activities during holiday break
Parents looking for educational opportunities during Thanksgiving break can have their kids check out the Discovery Museum, which is scheduled to host the Seed Survivor Mobile Activity Trailer in its parking lot. The trailer is designed to teach elementary school-age children about plants and the importance of agriculture, according to Seed Survivor’s website. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., 3615 Auburn Blvd., Sacramento.
Things to do
▪ The Central Library will be celebrating the 52nd birthday of “Doctor Who” with a panel discussion about the history of the show’s fandom in Sacramento and a costume contest. The event runs from 6 to 7:30 p.m., 828 I St., Sacramento.