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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 2020 Friendship Walk and Bike Schedule As of September 3, 2020
 
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.
 
 
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2020

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Event Name (Link to Details) Start Point Start Address Map to Start
Sep 26, 2020 Sat 9:15 am

hosted by Sacramento Walking Sticks

Elk Grove - Elk Grove Regional Park
Meet at
Old Town Pizza & Tap House
9677 Elk Grove-Florin Rd. MapQuest Map To Start
Sep 29, 2020 Tue 9:15 am     Carmichael - Ancil Hoffman Park Meet At
Bella Bru
5038 Fair Oaks Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Sep 30, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Fair Oaks - Historic Meet At
Fair Oaks Coffee House & Deli
10223 Fair Oaks Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
EVENING WALK: 5K only, 6:15 pm registration, 6:30 pm start time. Bring your flashlight. Contact: Barbara Nuss, 916.283.4650, nussb@surewest.net for more information.
Oct 1, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Folsom - Historic Karen's Bakery & Cafe 705 Gold Lake Dr. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 1, 2020 Thu 8:00 pm
Full Harvest Moon Walk
Zamora - Rural Yolo County
Zamora Mini Mart 9920 County Road 99-W MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 3, 2020 Sat 9:15 am
hosted by Delta Tule Trekkers

Galt - Sacramento County
McDonald's 324 Pine Street MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 4, 2020 Sun 10:00 am Book Club Walk (Everyone Welcome)

Manteca

Book:  The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California  
by Mark Arax
Frank's Downtown Cafe 162 N. Maple Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 6, 2020 Tue 9:15 am     Gold River Starbucks Coffee Company 2095 Golden Centre Ln. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 7, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Sacramento - Sac State Meet At
Raley's
2075 Fair Oaks Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
EVENING WALK: 5K only, 6:15 pm registration, 6:30 pm start time. Bring your flashlight. Contact: Barbara Nuss, 916.283.4650, nussb@surewest.net for more information.
Oct 8, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Sacramento - Pocket Area CVS Drug Store 7465 Rush River Dr. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 8, 2020 Thu 9:15 am
Sacramento - Natomas Flood Plain Tour
Natomas Bike Shop 3291 Truxel Road MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 9, 2020 Fri 10:00 am
~Sticks Road Adventure to Truckee~
Truckee - Tony Steiner Memorial River Walk
Hampton Inn and Suites Tahoe-Truckee 11951 CA Hwy. 267 MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 10, 2020 Sat 9:15 am
hosted by Sacramento Walking Sticks

Folsom - Historic
Karen's Bakery & Cafe 705 Gold Lake Dr. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 13, 2020 Tue 9:15 am     
Sacramento - North Laguna Creek Wildlife Area
24 Hour Fitness 8785 Center Parkway MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 14, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Elk Grove - Elk Grove Regional Park Meet at
Old Town Pizza & Tap House
9677 Elk Grove-Florin Rd. MapQuest Map To Start
EVENING WALK: 5K only, 6:15 pm registration, 6:30 pm start time. Bring your flashlight. Contact: Barbara Nuss, 916.283.4650, nussb@surewest.net for more information.
Oct 15, 2020 Thu 9:30 am     Davis - University Fleet Feet Sports 615 Second St. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 17, 2020 Sat 9:30 am

hosted by Vaca Valley Volks

Benicia - Historic
Meet At
First Street Cafe
440 First St. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 20, 2020 Tue 9:15 am     
Sacramento - River and Miller Park
Meet At
Vic's Ice Cream
3199 Riverside Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 21, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm
Sacramento - North Laguna Creek Wildlife Area
24 Hour Fitness 8785 Center Parkway MapQuest Map To Start
EVENING WALK: 5K only, 6:15 pm registration, 6:30 pm start time. Bring your flashlight. Contact: Barbara Nuss, 916.283.4650, nussb@surewest.net for more information.
Oct 22, 2020 Thu 9:15 am

West Sacramento - Clarksburg Branch Line Trail
Nugget Market 2000 Town Center Plaza MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 22, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Roseville - NW Roseville Tour Meet At
Veteran's Memorial Park
10021 Crocker Ranch Road MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 23, 2020 Fri 6:30 am
Sacramento - Arden Park

After Walk - Breakfast at Bella Bru
5038 Fair Oaks Blvd, Sacramento
Starbucks Coffee Company 4301 Arden Way MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 24, 2020 Sat 8:00 am - noon   TRADITIONAL EVENT
Ripon - Spooky Walk

Caswell Memorial State Park
Big Meadows Picnic Area
28000 S. Austin Rd. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 27, 2020 Tue 9:15 am
Elk Grove - Elk Grove Regional Park
Meet at
Old Town Pizza & Tap House
9677 Elk Grove-Florin Rd. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 28, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Sacramento - Midtown/East Sac CVS Pharmacy 5039 Folsom Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
EVENING WALK: 5K only, 6:15 pm registration, 6:30 pm start time. Bring your flashlight. Contact: Barbara Nuss, 916.283.4650, nussb@surewest.net for more information.
Oct 29, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Sacramento - Midtown/East Sac CVS Pharmacy 5039 Folsom Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 31, 2020 Sat 9:30 am

hosted by Placer Pacers

Auburn - Placer County Museums Walk
Flour Garden Bakery 304-C Elm Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 31, 2020 Sat
 

 
** So what's SWSW About? 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.
*** So what's WWW About? 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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