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

Korean War ceremony planned

Korean Deputy Consul General Sang Ryol Lee is the featured speaker at a remembrance ceremony for the 66th anniversary of the start of the Korean War. The event, sponsored by Veterans of Foreign Wars Roseville Post 1487, begins at 11 a.m. at the Korea War Memorial in Maidu Regional Park, 1550 Maidu Drive. Planned activities include a wreath-laying ceremony with a military honor guard and a rifle salute with taps. The event is free and the public is welcome. Call 916-783-7267 for more information.

Open house at Fire Station 18

Station 18 of the Sacramento Fire Department will host a free open house for residents from 2 to 4 p.m. at 746 N. Market Blvd. in North Natomas. Visitors can meet firefighters and medics, tour the station and take a close look at the trucks, engines, ambulances, equipment and gear. The event is part of the Fire Station Open House series.

Pickleball courts reopen in Citrus Heights

The Sunrise Recreation and Park District hosts a grand opening for its newly remodeled pickleball courts from 9 to 11 a.m. at Rusch Park, 7801 Auburn Blvd., Citrus Heights. The event includes an information clinic, skills clinic, local vendors and meeting members of the Sunrise Pickleball Club.

Things to Do

▪ Sacramento Councilman Jeff Harris will host Pops in the Park, a free concert series at parks in the council’s District 3 area every Saturday in June. Saturday’s concert, featuring AKA Live, is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. at Glenn Hall Park, 5415 Sandburg Drive. No outside alcohol is permitted. Go to http://eastsacpopsinthepark.com for more information.

▪ The Fryed Brothers Band will perform at Carmichael’s Concert In The Park series. The free concert begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Daniel Bishop Memorial Pavilion at Carmichael Park, 5750 Grant Ave. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Go to http://carmichaelpark.com for more information.

Local sports

  • The USA Men’s Eagles rugby team plays Russia at 7 p.m. at Bonney Field. Go to www.usarugby.org for more information.
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