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Wine Down at Barsetti Vineyards

Buy a glass or bottle of wine to enjoy with live music Fridays 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.

For more information, call 209-744-6062 or visit or

Our Lady of Fatima

The Our Lady of Fatima Society of Thornton is hosting its annual Fish Dinner on Friday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. at the Thornton Community Hall. Cost for this dinner is $25 for adults and $12.50 for children 6-12 years old.

For more information, call 209-474-7064 or 209-810-5870.

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.

Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner March 14

The Alta Mesa Gun Club is having its annual corned beef and cabbage dinner at the clubhouse in Wilton on Saturday, March 14. The cost is $20 per person; children 12 and under are $10. There will be multiple raffle prizes. Social hour begins at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. Call 916-616-1561 to inquire about or reserve tickets. The club is located at 10100 Reigl Road, in Wilton.

Dapper Dance March 28

Galt Teen Center will hold a Dapper Dance with a Roaring 20s’ theme on Saturday, March 28 from 6:30-9:30 p.m., at Brewsters Bar & Grill for adults only (costume optional), including a no-host bar, a tri-tip dinner and dancing with DJ Brian King, plus a raffle and silent auction. Tickets are $50 each or sponsor a table for $500 at or Facebook Galt Teen Center. Brewsters is donating 15 percent of the bar tab to GTC.

Hope 4 Horses dinner

Hope 4 Horses will host a fundraising dinner Saturday, April 4 at the Littleton Community Center from 5:30-9 p.m. The event begins with a no-host bar and includes a silent auction, raffle, dessert auction, barbecue dinner, dancing and music by Stripped By Hippies. Tickets are $40 per person and child tickets are $25. This event is a major fundraiser for the organization that supports the transition of rescued horses, as well as its horsemanship programs and care for the horses. Visit for tickets.

Kite Day April 5 at McFarland ranch

The Galt Area Historical Society is sponsoring its 18th annual Kite Day at McFarland Living History Ranch on Sunday, April 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (with a possible rain date of April 19). Food and drinks will be available for purchase on site at 8899 Orr Road in Galt.

Earth Day celebration April 18

Galt Community of Character Coalition presents Galt Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 18 at the Chabolla Community Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come celebrate Earth Day’s 50th anniversary with live music, presentations, keynote speakers, exhibits, workshops, vendors, and fun and games. This is a free family event.

Liberty Ranch 5K Run/Walk

The Liberty Ranch Hawks will hold a 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, May 9, with proceeds going toward senior athlete scholarships. The community is invited to participate by signing up at Thank you.