Enjoy SCNA-sponsored annual events. Read below for brief descriptions. SCNA welcomes volunteers, please email or call Faith Johnstone , Events Coordinator, at 452-3005 x201 if you would like additional information or to volunteer for any of these fun events!
Spring Egg Hunt
March 26, 2016
Pajama Parade: 9:30am
Bunny Photos/Crafts: 10am
Egg Hunt: 10:30am
The egg hunt is held annually in March or April at Sierra 2. This free event includes activities such as a pajama parade, bag decorating and pictures with the Bunny. The egg hunt is divided into two age groups (0-3 and 4-12) so that all children have the opportunity to search for eggs. Photos with the Easter Bunny are 5x7 and cost $5 (cash only please).
Home & Garden Tour
April 30, 2016
The Home & Garden Tour held annually in April is one of SCNA’s largest fundraising activities. Each year several homes in the Curtis Park neighborhood open their doors to the public. The featured houses honor the pre-war built neighborhood, which include bungalow, Spanish revival, Tudor and Storybook style homes.
Neighborhood Yard Sale
May 21, 2016
Held annually in May, the Neighborhood Yard Sale was established in 2007. SCNA advertises the event in the Sacramento Bee, Viewpoint, Craig's List and other community news outlets including e-mail announcements.
Music in the Park
June 26, 2016
July 31, 2016
August 28, 2016 (Curtis Fest day too!)
Held the last Sunday of June, July and August, Music in the Park is a free summer concert series at the north end of Curtis Park. This annual event is the perfect time to relax with your family, friends and neighbors. With a blanket and picnic basket you can enjoy the music in a wonderful outdoor venue. Thank you to all our sponsors for their support of this event.
Curtis Fest Artisan Festival in the Park
August 28, 2016
Curtis Fest was established in 2007 to give local artists a venue to exhibit and sell their work. The event often draws up to 50 fine artists, photographers and crafters. This free event also has musicians, food trucks, a petting zoo and the Happily Ever After Fairy for the kids. Curtis Fest is held at William Curtis Park.
Curtis Park Wine Tasting & Silent Auction
October 8, 2016
The 26th Annual Curtis Park Wine Tasting, Silent Auction & Beer Garden, will take place Saturday, October 8, 2016, 4pm-7pm, at Sierra 2 Center. As one of SCNA’s largest fundraisers, the event brings local wineries, breweries and restaurants to Sierra 2 Center for tastings. Attendees enjoy delicious food and beverages along with the exciting silent auction and raffle drawings. Items available for bid include original art, spa packages, beach rentals, dance lessons and much more.
Holiday Craft Faire
Date: December 2
Locations: Rooms 9, 10 and 12
Kick off the holidays and start your gift shopping at the Sierra 2 Senior Center's Annual Jewelry & Holiday Faire. Browse rooms filled with unique gifts created by local artisans and crafters. There will be new, vintage and handcrafted jewelry for sale as well holiday crafts, ornaments, hand knitted, quilted, crocheted and embroidered items. Refreshments will also be offered. Raffle tickets will be available for purchase with proceeds benefitting the Sierra 2 Senior Center.
First Friday Neighborhood Dinners
Held on the First Friday of the month, SCNA welcomes neighbors and friends for dinner. The event is held in Curtis Hall and the adjoining outdoor courtyard. A nominal fee is charged for a delicious and healthy meal that includes an entree, salad and dessert. In addition, beer, wine and other drinks are available to purchase.
SCNA has many community sponsors that help make these annual events a success.
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