Category: Parks & Recreation

October Active Aging Events

All of the activities are designed to promote health and well-being among West Sacramento seniors age 50+. Get moving, get active, get healthy and get to the Community Center for fitness classes, information and assistance, leisure activities, trips, events and … Continue reading »

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Gallery 1075 Hosts Monthly Art Exhibits

Gallery 1075 in the West Sacramento Community Center showcases month-long exhibits that show off the artistic talent our region has to offer. Each display is accompanied with a reception to meet and talk with the local artists behind the works. Current … Continue reading »

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Free Grandparents’ Day Picnic at Linden Park

Grandparents Day is quickly approaching and we have the perfect way to celebrate! Bring your grandparents, grandchildren, families and a picnic lunch and head on over to Linden Park on Sunday, September 10th (Grandparents Day!). Activity booths and games for … Continue reading »

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Sycamore Trail Cleanup

The Sycamore Trail is cleaner this week thanks to members of Project Church, West Sacramento. More than 50 church volunteers joined members of the West Sacramento Parks and Recreation team Sunday morning. Using shovels, rakes, wheelbarrows, trash bags, and brooms … Continue reading »

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Computer Classes Contribute to Active Aging Community

As part of West Sacramento’s Age Friendly Action Plan, students were paired with seniors this summer to teach essential computer and smart phone skills at the Arthur F. Turner Community Library. The classes allowed seniors to increase connectivity with the … Continue reading »

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Two West Sacramento Parks Get Upgrades

Playgrounds at Elkhorn and Bryte Parks will soon benefit from significant upgrades. The City has been awarded a $40,000 Play Spaces Grant from the National Recreation and Park Association and The Walt Disney Company for improvements to Elkhorn Park. This … Continue reading »

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Recreation Center: Things to Do & Classes to Take

Looking ahead to the beginning of fall, the Recreation Center has a variety of events and classes for residents of all ages ranging from Pilates to Paint-night and more. Register for classes and events online at westsacfun.org  Click through to … Continue reading »

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Beat the Heat at West Sac Cooling Centers

Temperatures are expected to rise above 100 degrees over the weekend.  The City of West Sacramento’s Emergency Services Division is warning everyone to take precautions. If you need shelter, please visit one of West Sacramento’s cooling centers listed below. Please use … Continue reading »

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Take Class to Meet Upcoming California Boater Card Requirement

Beginning January 2018 those who operate a boat with an engine will be required to carry a California Boater Card. The easiest way to qualify for a Boater Card is to attend an eight hour course approved by the National Association … Continue reading »

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Prepare for the Weather and Beat the Heat

Temperatures are expected to rise over 100 degrees during the next several days.  The City of West Sacramento’s Emergency Services Division is warning everyone to take precautions. If you need shelter, please visit one of West Sacramento’s cooling centers listed below.  … Continue reading »

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