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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 October 4, 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.
 
 

2020

Date Day Regis-
stration
SWSW?
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WWW?
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Event Name (Link to Details) Start Point Start Address 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 8:00 pm
Full Blue Moon Walk
Elk Grove - Charlie Fowble Memorial
McDonald's 2733 Elk Grove Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Oct 31, 2020 Sat
Nov 3, 2020 Tue 9:15 am
Elk Grove - Elk Grove Creek Watershed
Peet's Coffee & Tea 8234 Laguna Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 4, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Citrus Heights - Stock Ranch SAS Shoe Store 7247 Greenback Ln 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.
Nov 5, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Citrus Heights - Stock Ranch SAS Shoe Store 7247 Greenback Lane MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 5, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Lincoln - Lincoln Tour Starbucks Coffee 110 Ferrari Ranch Road MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 7, 2020 Sat 9:30 am
hosted by Delta Tule Trekkers

Oakdale - Stanislaus County
Motel 6 825 East F St. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 10, 2020 Tue 9:15 am     Sacramento - Elmhurst to East Sac CVS Pharmacy 5039 Folsom Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 11, 2020 Wed 9:30 am
Woodland - Historic
Nugget Market 157 Main St. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 12, 2020 Thu 9:15 am
Carmichael - Hidden Parks of Carmichael
SaveMart
Crestview Village Shopping Center
4708 Manzanita Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 14, 2020 Sat 9:00 am - Noon   TRADITIONAL EVENT

San Francisco - Southwest City Rove

Lake Merced Parking Lot Sunset Blvd./Lake Merced Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 16, 2020 Mon 6:30 am     Fair Oaks - Historic

After Walk - Breakfast at O Cafe
10131 Fair Oaks Blvd.
Fair Oaks Coffee House & Deli 10223 Fair Oaks Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 17, 2020 Tue 10:00 am     Galt - Cosumnes River Preserve Meet At
Cosumnes River Preserve
13501 Franklin Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 18, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm
Carmichael - Hidden Parks of Carmichael
Meet At
O'Donnell Heritage Park
6618 Rappahannock Way 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.
Nov 19, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     West Sacramento - River Walk La Bou Bakery & Cafe 849 Jefferson Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 19, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Sacramento - American River Tour Sandman Motel 236 Jibboom St. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 20, 2020 Fri 10:00 am
~Sticks Road Adventure to Tahoe City~
Tahoe City - Lake Forest

Meet At
Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet
625 W. Lake Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 21, 2020 Sat 9:15 am
hosted by Delta Tule Trekkers

Ione - Amador County
Ione Plaza Market 313 Preston Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 24, 2020 Thu 9:15 am     Sacramento - Curtis Park Meet At
Vic's Ice Cream
3199 Riverside Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 25, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Sacramento - American River Meet At
Starbucks Coffee Company
610 Watt 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.
Nov 26, 2020 Thu 9:30 am

Sticks Celebrate
Run To Feed The Hungry
Meet At
722 37th St.
Sacramento MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 28, 2020 Sat 9:15 am

hosted by Vaca Valley Volks

Vacaville - Lagoon Valley
Diggers Deli 876 Alamo Dr. MapQuest Map To Start
Nov 30, 2020 Mon 8:00 pm
Full Beaver Moon Walk
Sacramento - North Laguna Creek Wildlife Area
24 Hour Fitness 8785 Center Parkway MapQuest Map To Start
 

 
** 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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