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Community input sought on infill project Sept. 22
Fairfield Residential is proposing a mixed-use infill project on the northwest corner of Walnut Avenue and Carillion Boulevard. The developer will hold an open house to gather community input in the meeting room at Raley’s on Twin Cities Road. The meeting will run 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22.
Farm to Fork Dinner Sept. 25 in Old Town
Galt Ag Boosters Farm to Fork Dinner is slated for Saturday, Sept. 25, from 6-9 p.m. on the Old Town Promenade on Fourth Street. Tickets can be purchased at Eventbrite.com by searching for Galt Ag Boosters. Tickets are $90. The event is open for all to attend to celebrate and support local agriculture, community, and FFA students from Galt and Liberty Ranch high schools.
Oil Filter Exchange
Saturday, Sept. 25
The city of Galt has partnered with O’Reilly Auto Parts to host a used oil filter exchange event on Saturday, Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 10370 Twin Cities Road. Bring your used oil filters and receive up to two new oil filters for free. This event is open to all residents. For more information, call (209) 366-7260.
Drive-In Movie at the Market Sept. 25
Galt’s Summer Drive-In Movie at the Market Grounds Series will feature “Peter Rabbit 2” (PG) on Saturday, Sept. 25. Sound will be transmitted via your vehicle’s radio. The movie will begin at dusk. Concessions sales will be provided by local nonprofits. Tickets are $25 per vehicle and are available online at www.ci.galt.ca.us.
Antique Equipment Show Oct. 1-2
Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Assoc. Branch 13 will hold an Antique Equipment Show on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 1-2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at McFarland Living History Ranch, 8899 Orr Road in Galt to celebrate its 50th year. Free to the public will be a tractor parade, tractor-sled pulls, antique engines. Food will be available for purchase on Saturday. For more information, contact Julie Alvey at 209-748-2800 or Deacon Van Derostyne at 209-810-5913.
Wilton Bingo Oct. 2
Wilton History Group monthly Bingo Night fundraiser will return Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Wilton Community Center, 9717 Colony Road. Doors open at 6 p.m., and games begin at 7 p.m. Players must be 18 years of age to play and attend the event; attendees must wear face coverings, whether vaccinated or not. For information, call (916) 687-6349.
Groundwater sustainability webinar Oct. 6
A follow-up webinar to two public workshops to review the Cosumnes Subbasin Groundwater Sustainability Plan will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 6 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Visit https://cosumnes.waterforum.org for further information.
Holiday Bazaar Oct. 16
You won’t want to miss the holiday bazaar to be held Saturday, Oct. 16 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the social hall of United Methodist Church at 571 C Street.
The bazaar will offer afghans, hats, scarfs, shawls, cowls, ear warmers, infant poncho with matching headband, stationery, miniature pottery, holiday refrigerator magnets, Christmas ornaments; cat, pig, frog and penguin mobiles, just to mention a few of the items available. A number of original paintings by Pat Frey Arrants will also be featured. Since the artist is deceased, these are collector’s items that will become unattainable.
For more information, call 209-745-4133 or contact Mona Stratton at 334-235-1467 or email@example.com.
Harvest Market Oct. 16
The Galt Market & Fields and More present The Special Edition Harvest Market on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 5-8 p.m. at the Fourth Street Promenade. Activities will include a pumpkin patch, live music, food trucks, fall photos, artisan vendors and more.
Alta Mesa Gun Club’s Tri Tip dinner Oct. 16
The Alta Mesa Gun Club invites everyone to get into the fall sprit and join its annual tri tip dinner at the clubhouse on Saturday, Oct. 16. There will be multiple raffle prizes. Social hour starts at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. The club is located at 10100 Reigl Road in Wilton. The cost is $25 per plate. Ticket sales end Oct. 10 and can be purchased at the clubhouse M/Th/F from 5-9 p.m., or purchase using Google Pay at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 530-545-0386 or 916-996-8861 for ticket information.
Movie Night Oct. 22
The Galt Market proudly presents a “spookishly” fun and free movie night on Friday, Oct. 22 at Veterans Field on Caroline Avenue. Gates open at 5:30 p.m., and The Addams Family movie starts at dusk. There will be trick or treat stations for costumed kids at 5:45 p.m., and yummy food vendors. Bring your own chairs, blankets, family and friends. For more information, call 209-366-7180.