Elk Grove Week at a Glance
Week of October 21, 2019
Considering a career in law enforcement?
It is never too early or too late to start preparing for a career in law enforcement. The Elk Grove Police Department will host an informational meeting this Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers (8400 Laguna Palms Way). This meeting offers a chance for residents of all ages to learn more about career pathways in law enforcement, the hiring process, and a little more about the Elk Grove Police Department. For more information, please visit www.elkgrovepd.org.
Dog Gone Good Fun
Bring the whole pack on Saturday, October 26 to Elk Grove Dogtoberfest. Your furry friends are welcome to this new event at the Elk Grove Animal Shelter (9150 Union Park Way) from Noon to 6 p.m. Interact with dog vendors, chow down on lots of tasty food and local beer and participate in Dogtoberfest games. Admission is free. Drink tickets and food is available for purchase. Visit www.elkgrovedogtoberfest.com for details.
Student Safety the Focus of Operation Crosswalk
Routes to school will be just a little bit safer next Wednesday morning when Elk Grove Police Department launches their annual Operation Crosswalk campaign. Officers will be present at several Elk Grove elementary schools to educate drivers about traffic laws around school zones beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Join Elk Grove’s Dia de los Muertos Celebration!
The Cosumnes CSD Parks & Recreation and the City of Elk Grove are hosting a Dia de los Muertos Celebration & Movie Night next Saturday, November 2 at Derr-Okamoto Park (9550 Mainline Drive). Come together to celebrate with festive activities, including entertainers, arts and crafts, food trucks, face painting, and a showing of Disney-PIXAR’s film “Coco.” Bring a picture or memento of a loved one to remember and honor their memory at the community ofrenda. For more information about this free family event, visit www.yourcsd.com/503.
10/21/19 Zoning Administrator Meeting (8380 Laguna Palms Way, 5:00 p.m.)
10/21/19 Historical Society: Trans Continental Railroad (EG Presbyterian Church, 6:30 p.m.)
10/22/19 Careers in Law Enforcement Informational Meeting (Council Chambers, 6:00 p.m.)
10/22/19 Festival of Lights (Laguna Town Hall, 6:00 p.m.)
10/23/19 City Council Meeting (Council Chambers, 6:00 p.m.)
10/26/19 Drug Take Back Event (City Hall, 10:00 a.m.)
10/26/19 Dogtoberfest (Elk Grove Animal Shelter, Noon)
10/30/19 Operation Crosswalk (Various School Sites, 7:30 a.m.)
11/02/19 Animal Adoption Event (Petsmart @ E-Florin Rd., 10:00 a.m.)