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Wine Down at Barsetti Vineyards
Buy a glass or bottle of wine to enjoy with appetizers (Friday only) and live music (Friday and Saturday) from 6:30-9 p.m. Cover charge waived for Barsetti Wine Club members. Barsetti Wine Tasting Room in Old Town Galt is located at 400 Fourth Street, Suite 150.
Fight to cure Alzheimer’s pizza fundraiser
Join the fight to cure Alzheimer’s by purchasing pizza Friday, Oct. 18 between 12 and 8 p.m., at Mountain Mike’s on Twin Cities Road in Galt. Be sure to pick up a flyer before you order or pick up.
GAHS yard sale
The Galt Area Historical Society will hold a giant yard sale Friday and Saturday, Oct. 18-19, at the society hall, 550 C Street. Merchandise will be located both inside and outside the hall. Hours are 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The society is raising funds to help with maintenance on their various facilities.
The Galt Market Movie Night
The Galt Market proudly presents Spookishly Fun Movie Night on Saturday, Oct. 19, as a free event in the city of Galt at Veterans Field, 900 Caroline Avenue. Gates open at 5:30 p.m., with trick or treat stations for costumed kids at 5:45 p.m., yummy food vendors, and the movie “Hotel Transylvania 3” starts at dusk. Bring your own chairs and blankets, family and friends.
For more information, call 209-366-7180 or www.ci.galt.ca.us.
Market plan luncheon
The Galt District Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly luncheon on Oct. 24, where city staff will share the Galt Market Community Plan presentation. Like all chamber luncheons, both members and nonmembers are invited to attend. The luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. at the Littleton Community Center. The lunch is $10 per person and will be catered by chamber member El Arcoiris Taqueria. Tickets can be purchased online at www.galtchamber.com, in person at the chamber office, 604 N. Lincoln Way, or by calling 209-745-2529. Please purchase your tickets before Oct. 22. Tickets at the door will be $20, but will be limited.
HCC Trunk of Treat Oct. 25
Herald Community Club will host its inaugural Trunk or Treat at Herald Barn, Oct. 25 from 4-8 p.m. The event is being held in conjunction with the Arcohe School Harvest Festival. Come join the fun at this free family event. Don’t forget the candy. Participants are wanted and prizes will be awarded for best-decorated car. To enter your car, call Brenda at 209-609-9664.
Yard sale to benefit Alzheimer’s awareness
A multiple family walk to end Alzheimer’s yard sale will take place Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25-26 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 134 Partridge Drive in Galt. There will be outside and inside furniture, men and women’s clothing, books, kitchen, bath and bedroom household items, holiday décor and much, much more.
Dia de los Muertos Celebration
Galt-Arno Cemetery District invites you to a day of remembering and celebrating our loved ones at the Dia de los Muertos Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the cemetery, located at 14180 Joy Drive in Galt.
Mass by Father Miguel and blessing of the altars will begin at 9 a.m. The family celebration will continue with free entertainment, including Aztec dancers, mariachis, and face painting. Also featured will be altars, food trucks and a car show.
Bingo in Wilton
The Wilton History Group monthly Bingo Night fundraiser is the first Saturday of each month. Players must be 18 years of age to play and be at the event. Proceeds from Bingo will be divided between the Wilton History Group and the Wilton Community Center nonprofits. Bingo Night is held at the Wilton Community Center, 9717 Colony Road, at 7 p.m. For additional or volunteer information, call 916-687-6349.
Red, White & Barbecue Nov. 9
Come out and support Galt police department’s CAPS and K-9 programs at the inaugural Red, White & Barbecue event Saturday, Nov. 9 at the Littleton Community Center, 410 Civic Drive, starting at 5 p.m. With music provided by The Travellers, this event will have food, raffle, silent auction and a no-host bar. Tickets are $40 per person. To purchase tickets, email email@example.com or call Valerie at 209-366-7056.
Senior Holiday Luncheon Dec. 12
Senior citizens are invited to a Senior Holiday Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., prepared by The Real Men’s Club of Galt. The menu will include their famous barrel pork chops, mashed potatoes, green beans and Spaans Parker House rolls.
The holiday celebration will include a gift drawing and holiday entertainment at the Chabolla Community Center, 660 Chabolla Avenue in Galt. To RSVP, call 209-745-9174. Tickets will be handed out Nov. 1 at South County Services, 431 S. Lincoln Way. Reserve your tickets early while supplies last.