Galt Grub Grab food distribution

The Galt Joint Union Elementary School District’s Galt Grub Grab food distributions continue in April and May at Greer and Valley Oaks elementary schools. The boxes of shelf-stable food items are donated by the Sacramento Food Bank and are free to Galt families. The distributions take place at dismissal time.

The Greer distribution is on Tuesdays, May 17 and 24. Greer is located at 248 W. A Street.

The Valley Oaks distribution is on Thursdays, April 28, May 19 and 26. Valley Oaks is located at 21 C Street.

City of Galt Shred Day April 30

The city of Galt is holding its annual shred event on Saturday, April 30, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at the Galt Market grounds, 905 Meladee Lane. Bring records, statements or anything with personal information on it to the event, for its safe disposal.

Saturday Market held April – October

The city of Galt is hosting a new Saturday Market on the first Saturday of the month, April through October. The event will take place on the Fourth Street Promenade and last from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendors will offer food, produce, fresh flowers, and arts and crafts.

The next Saturday Market is scheduled for May 7 and will be Cinco de Mayo themed. For more information, visit (case sensitive).

Lodi Parkinson’s support group meeting May 2

A Parkinson’s disease support group meeting for patients and caregivers will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, May 2, at the north end of GracePoint Church, 801 S. Lower Sacramento Road, in Lodi. Enter at the Tokay Street gate. For more information, call Robin Bray at 209-269-1080 or Maureen Olsen at 209-329-1185.

5K for LRHS sports scholarships May 21

The Liberty Ranch Athletic Boosters will hold its third annual 5K Fun Run/Walk on May 21, with proceeds going toward scholarships for Liberty Ranch High School athletes. Check-in starts at 7 a.m., and the run starts at 8 a.m. The event will also feature a raffle. Registration is $30 through April 8 and includes a T-shirt. After April 8, registration is $35; T-shirts are not guaranteed for late registrants.

To sign up, visit the run’s Eventbrite page at (case sensitive), or purchase a ticket from any Hawk athlete. For online ticket purchases, note the athlete and sport that sold you the ticket. For more information, send an email to