Calendar items for the About Town section of The Galt Herald will be accepted for all local nonprofit events held for the community, and for nonprofit fundraising events at the discretion of the editor. Calendar items must be received by 12 p.m. on Monday to ensure publication in the Wednesday edition. All items must be received in writing or via email and must include a contact phone number. Any items received after noon on Monday are not guaranteed publication in the coming Wednesday edition of The Galt Herald. For more information, call 209-745-1551.

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.

For more information, call 209-744-6062 or visit or Be sure to check out Barsetti’s boutique; merchandise is 25 percent off.

Wild mustang adoption slated May 18

The Rio Cosumnes Correctional Center’s Wild Horse program will hold is 2019 Spring Adoption on Saturday, May 18 at R3C Ranch at 12270 Bruceville Road, Elk Grove. The meet-and-greet is at 9 a.m. A demonstration will be held at 10 a.m., and adoptions will begin at 11 a.m.

Wilton Memorial Rose Garden needs volunteers

The roses at the Wilton Memorial Rose Garden need community volunteers to help deadhead and weed on Saturday, May 18 at 8:30 a.m. in preparation for the Memorial Day Observance. If you can help, grab your pruning shears, gloves, garden shoes and come on out to lend a hand. The garden is located next to the Wilton Post Office at 11090 Jeff Brian Lane. For more information, call Susan Maggy at 916-687-7569. Mark your calendars for Monday, May 27 to attend the Memorial Day Observance, which will begin at 10 a.m. at the post office.

Blood drive May 28

The city of Galt and Vitalant are hosting a blood drive on Tuesday, May 28 at the Littleton Community Center, 410 Civic Drive from 3:15-5:30 p.m. For more information, call 209-366-7130 or email

Galt Food Truck Mania

The Galt District Chamber of Commerce will host Galt Food Truck Mania on Saturday, June 1 from 4-8 p.m., on Fourth Street in Old Town Galt.

Food trucks will compete for your patronage on the first Saturday of each month, hoping to entice you to sample their best tastes.

Alta Mesa Gun Club celebrates 75 years

The Alta Mesa Gun Club’s 75th Anniversary Celebration will be held at the club at 10100 Reigl Road in Wilton on Saturday, June 8.  Shooting games begin at 10 a.m., followed by a barbecue lunch at 11:30 a.m. provided by JR’s Texas BBQ. There will also be a gun raffle for a Berretta A-300 12 gauge Sporting Clay Shotgun. The cost for lunch is $20 per person and must be preordered. Gun raffle tickets are $20 each.

For more information on the celebration and to preorder lunch tickets, call Iris Ott at 530-545-0386.

Eric Leeworthy Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament

The Eric Leeworthy Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament is taking registrations for its 11th annual tournament, which will be held June 8 at The Reserve at Spanos Park. Proceeds will provide scholarships for Galt high schools and the JGANC. The format is a four-person scramble and lunch and a raffle will be held at 1 p.m. The cost is $100 per golfer. The price includes golf, a cart and range balls, putting contest, prizes and lunch. For information on how to register, contact Doug Leeworthy at 209-239-0161 or visit

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.