Elk Grove Week at a Glance
Week of July 15, 2019
Back to School for EGUSD
Time to grab the backpacks and sack lunches for EGUSD students this year! The first day of school for year-round Tracks B, C, & D is this Thursday, July 18. Track A, Traditional, and Modified Traditional will start in August. For more information about the upcoming school year visit http://www.egusd.net/calendars/
Save a life, adopt a shelter animal.
Adopt a new furry friend next Saturday July 28th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at PETCO on Laguna Blvd. Elk Grove Animal Services will conduct this and other off-site adoption events in anticipation of the grand opening of the Elk Grove Animal Shelter this fall. For more information contact Elk Grove Animal Services at (916)-687-3042 or visit www.elkgrovecity.org.
City Seeking Nominees for the 2019 Accessibility Awards
Do you know a business, organization or individual who goes “Above and Beyond” for individuals with disabilities in Elk Grove? If so, take a moment to nominate them for the City of Elk Grove’s Disability Advisory Committee’s Accessibility Award. Applications are now available at www.elkgrovecity.org/dac. Nominations will be accepted through August 2.
To receive this information in alternative formats or to request more information, please contact the City’s ADA Coordinator, Jim Ramsey, at 916-478-2250 or email@example.com.
Enjoy a Fairytale by the Lake
Beautiful music, traditional dance, and gorgeous costumes will take you on an enchanting journey of Princess and the Pea at the 32nd annual Strauss Festival, July 25-28. Gather your friends and family for this FREE performance in Elk Grove Park accompanied by a live orchestra. Bring a picnic or purchase food and drinks from licensed vendors. Parking is $10. Reserved bleacher seating may be purchased online at straussfestival.com. The promenade begins at 7:30 p.m., show begins at 8:15 p.m. For more information, call 916-714-2527 or visit straussfestival.com.
7/16/19 Diversity and Inclusion Commission Meeting (Council Chambers, 6:00 p.m.)
7/17/19 Disability Advisory Committee Meeting (Council Chambers, 6:00 p.m.)
7/18/19 Planning Commission Meeting (Council Chambers, 6:00 p.m.)
7/18/19 Arts Commission Meeting (8380 Laguna Palms Way, Conf. Rm 2C, 6:30 p.m.)
7/19/19 Comedy Under the Stars (Laguna Town Hall, 8:00 p.m.)
7/23/19 Kammerer Park Grand Opening Celebration (8801 Upbeat Way, 6:00 p.m.)
7/24/19 City Council Meeting (Council Chambers, 6:00 p.m.)
7/25/19 Strauss Festival (Elk Grove Regional Park, 7:30 p.m.)
7/26/19 Strauss Festival (Elk Grove Regional Park, 7:30 p.m.)
7/26/19 State of the County Address (Valley Hi Country Club, 11:30 a.m.)
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