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

Survey deadline Friday

Friday is the final day Sacramento residents can take part in an online survey about candidate attributes and work experience they would like to see in their next city manager. The current manager, John Shirey, has announced that he will not seek a contract renewal after his contract expires Nov. 18. The survey is being conducted by the executive search firm Ralph Andersen & Associates. To take the survey, go to www.ralphandersen.com/sacramentosurvey.

Retire U.S. flags in West Sacramento

If you’re looking for a way to properly retire your old and tattered American flag, go to Riverbank Elementary School, 1100 Carrie St., West Sacramento, for a 9:30 a.m. flag retirement ceremony. The event is open to the public.

Windy weather ahead

Batten down the lawn furniture because it is going to windy on Friday. The National Weather Service predicts that winds could gust to 37 mph in the Sacramento area this afternoon. Winds diminish tonight, leading to a warm weekend.

Flute festival performance at church

Göran Marcusson will present a recital of selections for flute and piano with pianist Dmitriy Cogan from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1430 J St., Sacramento. Marcusson is principal flute with the Gothenburg Wind Orchestra in Sweden. The event is part of the Sacramento Flute Club’s second Flute Festival. Go to www.sacramentofluteclub.org for more information.

Things to do

▪ Art in Motion: Teen Art and Film Festival, hosted by the Cosumnes Community Services District’s Teen Action Committee, takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Wackford Community and Aquatic Complex, 9014 Bruceville Road, Elk Grove. Awards will be presented for best comedy, drama and most inspiring art piece. Go to www.yourcsd.com for more information.

▪ The film “Minions” will be screened for free outdoors at 7:30 p.m. at Roseville’s Vernon Street Town Square, 311 Vernon St., as part of the city’s Friday Flicks series.

Local sports

  • Sacramento River Cats vs. Salt Lake Bees, 7:05 p.m., Raley Field
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