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District 2 Multicultural Festival

The District 2 Multicultural Festival returns to Hagginwood Park on August 23, 2014 from 12pm – 7pm. Photos from Angie Stone, North Sac Beat, and Garrett Perkins. The free event features a performance by three-time Grammy-nominee American R&B and Soul singer/songwriter Angie Stone, with performances by Midnight Players, Garrett Perkins, Kumandae, and more. Info booths, food…

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North area pools to open this week

Pools in the north area of Sacramento begin recreational swim operations on Monday, June 9th, just in time for the heat wave. The following pools will open for recreational swim: Johnston Pool / Wading Pool 6/9-8/10, Mon-Wed/Fri-Sun: 1pm-5pm Closed Thursdays Doyle Pool / Wading Pool  6/10-8/10 Tue-Fri: 1pm-5pm; Sat/Sun: 1pm-6pm Closed Mondays Robertson Play Pool…

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Hot Spot program returns to North Sac in January

The District 2 Hot Spot recreation program, sponsored by Councilmember Allen Warren, returns on Friday, January 10, 2014 to its new location at Martin Luther King, Jr. Technology Academy. Paid for by Measure U, the free program operates on Friday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. with basketball, volleyball, and snacks. Martin Luther King…

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Re-dedication of Northgate Park

Northgate Park was re-dedicated today with the opening of a new playground, basketball court, and refurbished tennis court to include futsal. The refurbished court is named after Arturo Carrillo, a former youth soccer coach you passed away in August 2010. The court includes one tennis court and one futsal court. Futsal is a variant of…

Adopt-a-Park program comes to North Sacramento

Neighbors and community members are invited to volunteer in Adopt-a-Park events at Richardson Village Park and Hagginwood Park next month. Volunteers will assist with general park beautification. The Adopt-a-Park events will take place on the following days: Richardson Village Park: July 13, 9am-12pm Hagginwood Park: July 24, 5:30pm Volunteers are encouraged to wear closed toed…