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

Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Friday, April 8, 2016:

Showers headed Sacramento’s way

A wet weekend is forecast for the Sacramento region. Showers are also forecast to begin late tonight, although a drop or two could fall during the daylight hours on Friday, acccording to the National Weather Service.

Del Paso Boulevard restoration opens

The Del Paso Boulevard Partnership begins a two-day “Block by Block” project from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Friday in the 1800 block of Del Paso Boulevard in Sacramento. The effort continues at the same times Saturday. Volunteers from Sierra Service Project and the Old North Sacramento community will spruce up buildings and rebuild, restore and revitalize the boulevard. For more information and to volunteer, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rebuild-the-blvd-block-by-block-tickets-24047502728.

Castro retrospective continues

The exhibit “Dalbert Castro, A Retrospective,” featuring the work of Nisenan painter Dalbert Castro, continues at the Maidu Museum & Historic Site, 1970 Johnson Ranch Drive in Roseville. The exhibit, which continues through May 6, features Castro’s work from 1970 to 2015.

Things to do

  • The 1984 concert film “Stop Making Sense,” featuring the group Talking Heads, is screened at 7:30 p.m. at the Crest Theatre, 1013 K St., Sacramento. Go to www.crestsacramento.com for more information.
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