Rancho Cordova Events: March 15 - 31, 2018

Monday, March 19, 5:30 - 10:00 PM: City Council Regular Meeting
Rancho Cordova City Hall, 2729 Prospect Park Drive
The City Council of Rancho Cordova will hold their next regular meeting on March 19. Learn more

Tuesday, March 20, 6:30 - 8:00 PM: Planting in the Dark (AKA Plant Nite)
Rancho Cordova DoubleTree Hotel, 11260 Point East Drive
"Dig" into a creative night out with your friends by creating a live table top succulent garden while raising money for the California Council of the Blind (CCB). Optional eye shades will be available for guests who want to experience this event as a person who is blind or low vision would. Learn more

Wednesday, March 21, 3:30 - 5:30 PM: Sip-Sip Hooray
Summerset Senior Living, 2341 Vehicle Drive
Join Summerset Senior Living for an industry networking event. Meet other professionals who provide service to seniors, while enjoying drinks and appetizers in its sports bar. Learn more

Thursday, March 22, 5:45 - 10:00 PM: Dining in the Dark
Rancho Cordova Marriott, 11211 Point East Drive
The Dining in the Dark fundraising gala will bring together community leaders, industry professionals and caring citizens for an evening of fine dining to raise awareness and resources for the California Council of the Blind (CCB). Learn more

Friday, March 23, 10:00 - 11:00 AM: Healing Vibrations Sound Bath 
Rancho Cordova DoubleTree Hotel, 11260 Point East Drive
This event features chair yoga and meditation that is accented by vibrations that relax brain waves, lower heart rates, treat insomnia, and reduce anxiety. Great for seniors and people with some physical limitations. Tickets are $15 per person.  Learn more

Friday, March 23, 3:00 - 6:00 PM, March 24-25, 12:00 - 6:00 PM: Insights: Art
Beyond the Eyes
The MACC, 10191 Mills Station Road
In conjunction with the California Council of the Blind (CCB) and Sacramento Regional Transit, the next exhibit at the MACC will feature works by blind and low vision artists, as well as some tactile art for the blind. Learn more

Saturday, March 24, 5:00 - 6:30 PM: Beethoven & Friends Free Concert
Sacramento Marriott Rancho Cordova, 11211 Point East Drive
Beethoven and Friends Orchestra will hold a FREE community concert. The event is open to the public, but is limited to the first 60 registrants. Learn more

Saturday, March 24, 7:00 - 10:00 PM: California Council of the Blind Annual Banquet
Rancho Cordova Marriott, 11211 Point East Drive
This year's banquet will feature YouTube sensation and motivational speaker Tommy Edison from the Tommy Edison Project. There will also be a short performance by the Sacramento Banjo Band at the beginning of the banquet. Learn more 

Sunday, March 25, 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM: Fellowship Riverside Walk
Adjacent to American River at Sunrise
The American River Parkway Foundation and the California Council of the Blind (CCB) proudly present the first Fellowship Riverside Walk. The length of the walk will be approximately four miles for up to 45 people who are blind or have low vision. Volunteers needed!  Learn more

Tuesday, March 27, 5:30 - 9:00 PM: City Council Special Meeting/Work Session
Rancho Cordova City Hall, 2729 Prospect Park Drive
The City Council of Rancho Cordova will meet for a special meeting/work session on March 27. Learn more

Wednesday, March 28, 5:30 - 8:30 PM: Buzzed at St. Baldrick's
Claimstake Brewing Company, 11366 Monier Park Place
Join this year's St. Baldrick's event, and whether you decide to shave your head, volunteer, or donate, we hope you'll be a part of the excitement! The St. Baldrick's Foundation is a volunteer-powered charity that funds childhood cancer research grants.  Learn more   

Wednesday, March 28, 6:00 - 7:30 PM: Dinosaurs for Everyone: Updating the Story
Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Boulevard
Join us for a discussion of the state of the prehistoric, as we bring in fossils and casts, and videos and news of new discoveries. Learn more

Friday, March 30, 1:00 PM: Heartfulness Meditation
Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Boulevard
The Heartfulness Meditation Program offers a simple set of relaxation and meditation exercises, which when practiced daily, help restore balance in life, manage stress, better your health, and will lead you to inner calm and peace. Learn more

Saturday, March 31, 1:30 - 4:30 PM: New Resident Welcome Reception
Rancho Cordova City Hall, 2729 Prospect Park Drive
Have you recently moved to Rancho Cordova? At this family-friendly event, you'll have an opportunity to pick up a welcome bag of gifts and information from local businesses and organizations. Learn more

These events and more may be found on the City's online Events Calendar .

Ongoing Events 

Tuesdays - Saturdays: Veterans Resource Station 
Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Boulevard
Trained volunteers are available to help connect veterans to their benefits at various times between Tuesday and Saturday each week. 

Wednesdays, 9 AM - 1 PM: VA Mather Farmers' Market
Sacramento VA Medical Center, 10535 Hospital Way
The VA Mather Farmers' Market occurs year-round every Wednesday and offers special deals for veterans. 

Saturdays, 8 AM - 12 PM: Sunrise Station Farmers' Market
Sunrise Light Rail Station Parking Lot, Sunrise at Folsom Boulevard
The Sunrise Station Farmers' Market occurs year-round every Saturday.

Fridays, 11 AM - 2 PM: SactoMoFo Food Truck Friday
3180 Kilgore Road
Choose from a range of food trucks serving unique street food options every Friday near the intersection of White Rock and Kilgore Roads.

These events and more may be found on the City's online Events Calendar.

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April 6-14: Creek Week
Various Rancho Cordova locations
Be part of an area-wide volunteer effort to improve and enhance our urban waterways. Trash and invasive plant removal and water quality testing all help support a healthy creek system. Learn more

April 7, 4:00 - 6:30 PM: Mather Field Centennial Celebration - Spring Concert
River City Christian Church, 10933 Progress Court
The Rancho Cordova Civic Light Orchestra will celebrate the centennial of Mather Field with a spring concert that features the Sacramento choral ensemble Camerata California and other special guests. The concert is free to the public. Learn more

April 20-21, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Rebuilding Together
Lincoln Village Neighborhood
Volunteers needed for a half, full or two-day shift. Tasks will include painting, yard improvement, cleanup, electrical, plumbing, carpentry
and more. The event will be followed by an end-of-the-day celebratory BBQ held at A.M. Winn Elementary School. Learn more
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