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Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Please sign up on the Walk Alert email list and get timely reminders before each event.
 
View Don's Friendship Walk and Bike Schedule
 
See more information and links below the calendar. SWSW?
 
How to use the MapQuest Links to the start location.
How to find events on the AVA website.
 
Friendship Walk: Start registration at 9:15 but will be seasonally adjusted to avoid heat. Sign up for the Walk Alert to receive timely information for each walk.
 
 
 



Date Day Time Stamps Yes/No
Event Details Event Details Start Point - Google Maps
Start Address
Jan 28 Sat 9:15 AM Friendship Walk
Sacramento - Sierra Oaks Vista
Starbucks

610 Watt Ave,
Sacramento
Jan 29 Sun 10:00 AM Book Club Walk

West Sac - River Walk
Waterfront Place River Access
near Cal-STRS

100 Waterfront Pl,
West Sac
Jan 26 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Sac State
Meet at
Glenn Hall Park


415 Sandburg Dr,
Sacramento
Jan 31 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - North Natomas
Meet at
Planet Fitness


4750 Natomas Blvd,
Sacramento
Feb 1 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

West Sac - River Walk
La Bou Bakery

849 Jefferson Blvd #101,
West Sac
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Feb 2 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Arden Park
Starbucks

4301 Arden Wy (Arden Plaza),
Sacramento
Feb 2 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Arden Bike Tour
Starbucks

4301 Arden Wy (Arden Plaza),
Sacramento
Feb 4 Sat 9:15 AM Friendship Walk
Sacramento - Pocket Area
CVS Pharmacy

7465 Rush River Dr, Ste 500,
Sacramento
Feb 5 Sun 8:00 PM Full Snow Moon Walk
Sacramento - Pocket Area
CVS Pharmacy

7465 Rush River Dr, Ste 500,
Sacramento
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Feb 7 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Rancho Cordova - Lake Natoma
Starbucks

12195 Tributary Point,
Rancho Cordova
Feb 8 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Davis - University
Fleet Feet Sports

615 2nd St,
Davis
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Feb 9 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Carmichael - Hidden Parks
SaveMart - Crestview Village

4708 Manzanita Ave,
Carmichael
Feb 11 Sat 10:00 AM Friendship Walk

Benicia State Recreation Area
OR
Benicia - Historic
Solano Square - Starbucks

90 Solano Square,
Benicia
Feb 12 Sun 9:30 AM Traditional Event

hosted by Central Coast Beach Boardwalkers
San Luis Obispo - YRE
Hilton - The Kinney SLO

1800 Monterey St,
San Luis Obispo
Feb 14 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Gold River - Gold River
Starbucks

2095 Golden Centre Ln, Ste 10,
Gold River
Feb 15 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Sacramento - Capitol - Wayne Holloway Memorial Walk
Best Western Sandman Motel

236 Jibboom St,
Sacramento
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Feb 16 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Galt - Cosumnes River Preserve
Meet at
Cosumnes Preserve


13501 Franklin Blvd,
Galt
Feb 16 Thurs 9:15 AM Bike Ride

Lincoln - Lincoln Bike Tour
Starbucks

129 Ferrari Ranch Rd Ste 110,
Lincoln
Feb 18 Sat Friendship Walk
Roseville - Sculpture Park
Meet at
Sculpture Park


350 N Sunrise Ave,
Roseville
Sticks Membership Meeting
Thurs, Feb 16
6pm-8pm
Rancho Cordova Libraryy
9845 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95827
2023 18th Olympiad - San Antonio, TX
Feb 19-23: IVV Olympiad
Feb 24-26: IML Texas Trail Roundup
Walk Information
Feb 20 Mon 10:00 AM Sticks Road Adventure

Alameda - Bay Farm Island
Cafe au Lait

3215 Encinal Ave Ste D,
Alameda
Feb 21 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Midtown/East Sac
CVS Pharmacy

5039 Folsom Blvd,
Sacramento
Feb 22 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Citrus Heights - Stock Ranch
SAS Shoe Store

7247 Greenback Ln,
Citrus Heights
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Feb 23 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Elmhurst to East Sac
CVS Pharmacy

5039 Folsom Blvd,
Sacramento
Feb 25 Sat 9:30 AM Friendship Walk
Elk Grove - Charlie Fowble Memorial
McDonald's

2733 Elk Grove Blvd,
Elk Grove
Feb 28 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

West Sac - River Walk
La Bou Bakery

849 Jefferson Blvd #101,
West Sac
Mar 1 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Sacramento - Ashton Park
Starbucks

610 Watt Ave,
Sacramento
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Mar 2 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Auburn - Placer County Museums Walk
Flour Garden Bakery

Town Center 340c Elm Avenue,
Auburn
Mar 2 Thurs 9:15 AM Bike Ride

Davis - Circle Bike Tour
Common Grounds Coffee

2171 Cowell Blvd, Ste F,
Davis
Mar 4 Sat 8am-Noon Traditional Event


hosted by Delta Tule Trekkers
Lodi - Downtown to Lodi Lake
McDonald's

200 W Lodi Ave,
Lodi
Mar 5 Sun 11:00 AM Book Club Walk

San Francisco - Maritime
SF Maritime Visitor Center

499 Jefferson St,
San Francisco
Mar 7 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Curtis Park
Sprouts Farmers Market

4408 Del Rio Rd,
Sacramento
Mar 7 Tues 8:00 PM Full Worm Moon Walk
Elk Grove - Charlie Fowble Memorial
Meet at
Tea Garden


9109 Laguna Main #100,
Elk Grove
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Mar 8 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Sacramento - Pocket Area
CVS Pharmacy

7465 Rush River Dr, Ste 500,
Sacramento
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Mar 9 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Sierra Oaks Vista
Starbucks

610 Watt Ave,
Sacramento
Mar 11 Sat 9:15 AM Friendship Walk
Sacramento - Capitol - Wayne Holloway Memorial Walk
Best Western Sandman Motel

236 Jibboom St,
Sacramento
Mar 14 Tues 3:14 PM Pi Day Walk

Sacramento - Campus Commons/Sierra Oaks
Starbucks

458 Howe Ste 8,
Sacramento
Mar 15 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Sac - River and Miller Park
Sprouts Farmers Market

4408 Del Rio Rd,
Sacramento
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Mar 16 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Carmichael - Ancil Hoffman Park
TBD
Mar 16 Thurs 9:15 AM Bike Ride

Roseville - NW Roseville Tour
Starbucks

2030 Douglas Blvd Suite 12,
Lincoln
Mar 17 Fri 10:00 AM Sticks Road Adventure

Benicia - Historic
Solano Square - Starbucks

90 Solano Square,
Benicia
Mar 18 Sat 9:15 AM Friendship Walk
Elk Grove - Around the Lakes Charlie Fowble Memorial
Meet at
Tea Garden


9109 Laguna Main #100,
Elk Grove
Mar 21 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Capitol - Wayne Holloway Memorial Walk
Best Western Sandman Motel

236 Jibboom St,
Sacramento
Mar 22 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Sacramento - Midtown/East Sac
CVS Pharmacy

5039 Folsom Blvd,
Sacramento
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Mar 23 Thurs 10:00 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Davis - South Davis/El Macero
Common Grounds Coffee

2171 Cowell Blvd, Ste F,
Davis
Mar 25 Sat 10:00 AM Friendship Walk
Manteca - San Joaquin County
Frank's Downtown Café

162 N Maple,
Manteca
Mar 26 Sun 9am-Noon Traditional Event


hosted by Bay Bandits
Berkeley - Julia Morgan Architechture
Walk Brochure
Willard Park

2730 Hillegass Ave,
Berekeley
Mar 28 Tues 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Citrus Heights - Stock Ranch
SAS Shoe Store

7247 Greenback Ln,
Citrus Heights
Mar 29 Wed 6:15 PM Walking Wednesday Night

Elk Grove - Watershed
Peet's Coffee & Tea

8234 Laguna Blvd, Ste 100,
Elk Grove
EVENING WALK: 5K only
Contact: Barbara Nuss 916-283-4650 or email nussb@surewest.net
Mar 30 Thurs 9:15 AM Tuesday-Thursday Walk

Sacramento - Hidden Murals
Meet at
Rite Aid


2211 F St,
Sacramento
Mar 30 Thurs 9:15 AM Bike Ride

Sacramento - Pocket Bike Tour
CVS Pharmacy

7465 Rush River Dr, Ste 500,
Sacramento
 

 
SWSW stands for Sticks Walk Stick's Walks. This is a book that is available to any Sacramento Walking Sticks member for free. When you walk an event for credit that is sponsored by the Sacramento Walking Sticks, stamp this book and when you get 10 different events, you receive a free "Stick's Buck" (a $3 coupon that will pay the credit fee for any Sacramento Walking Sticks walk). The symbol lets you know which walks are eligible for this program.
WWW stands for Walking With Woody. This program is for anyone (member or not) who walks for credit and who wants to explore California. Take the initial of the city you are walking in (California only) and spell out "Sacramento Walking Sticks". See the Special Programs page for more details about how to get this book.
 
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The Compass is another good way to find out about upcoming events. The Compass is a magazine published by the California Volkssport Association and describes traditional walks in the Pacific region. To subscribe to the Compass, you can complete the subscription/donation form and receive this information-packed publication in your mailbox quarterly.
 
The American Wanderer is the bi-montly publication of the American Volkssport Association (AVA) that gives you the word on what's going on around the nation. You can subscribe to The American Wanderer by becoming a member of AVA.
 
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