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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 July 10, 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
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WWW?
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Event Name (Link to Details) Start Point Start Address Map to Start
Jul 11, 2020 Sat 8:15 am
hosted by Sacramento Walking Sticks

Sacramento - Hidden Murals
Meet At
Rite-Aid
2211 F St. MapQuest Map To Start
Please note that walks labeled as a "Friendship Walk" will normally start registration at 9:15 but will be seasonally adjusted to avoid heat. Sign up for the emailed Walk Alerts (see above) and you will get timely information for each walk.
Jul 12, 2020 Sun 10:00 am Book Club Walk (Everyone Welcome)

Alameda - Victorian
Book:  The View From Alameda Island  
by Robyn Carr
Cafe au Lait 3215 Encinal Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 14, 2020 Tue 8:15 am     
Sacramento - North Laguna Creek Wildlife Area
24 Hour Fitness 8785 Center Parkway MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 15, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Elk Grove - Charlie Fowble Memorial Meet at
Tea Garden Chinese Restaurant
9109 Laguna Main St. 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.
Jul 16, 2020 Thu 8:15 am     Sacramento - Arden Park Starbucks Coffee Company 4301 Arden Way MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 16, 2020 Thu 8:15 am
Sacramento - Arden Tour
Starbucks Coffee Company 4301 Arden Way MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 18, 2020 Sat 10:00 am
hosted by Bay Bandits Volksmarch Club

San Francisco - Lands End & Beyond
(Golden Gate Park Loop)
Seal Rock Inn 545 Point Lobos Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Please note that walks labeled as a "Friendship Walk" will normally start registration at 9:15 but will be seasonally adjusted to avoid heat. Sign up for the emailed Walk Alerts (see above) and you will get timely information for each walk.
Jul 21, 2020 Tue 8:15 am     Sacramento - The Fab 40's CVS Pharmacy 5039 Folsom Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 22, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Sacramento - North Natomas Meet At
Planet Fitness Parking Lot
Park Place 2 Shopping Center
4750 Natomas 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.
Jul 23, 2020 Thu 8:30 am     Roseville - Sculpture Park Starbucks in Rocky Ridge Town Center 2030 Douglas Blvd. MapQuest Map to Start
Jul 24, 2020 Fri 6:30 am
West Sacramento - River Walk

After Walk - Breakfast at Carol's Restaurant
1201 W. Capitol Ave.
La Bou Bakery & Cafe 849 Jefferson Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 25, 2020 Sat 8:15 am
hosted by Sacramento Walking Sticks

Sacramento - South Natomas
Natomas Bike Shop 3291 Truxel Road MapQuest Map To Start
Please note that walks labeled as a "Friendship Walk" will normally start registration at 9:15 but will be seasonally adjusted to avoid heat. Sign up for the emailed Walk Alerts (see above) and you will get timely information for each walk.
Jul 28, 2020 Tue 8:15 am     Fair Oaks - Historic Fair Oaks Coffee House & Deli 10223 Fair Oaks Blvd. MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 29, 2020 Wed 6:15 pm     Sacramento - Land Park Meet at La Bou Bakery & Cafe 4400 Del Rio 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.
Jul 30, 2020 Thu 8:15 am
Sacramento - Campus Commons/Sierra Oaks
Starbucks Coffee Company 458 Howe Ave. MapQuest Map To Start
Jul 30, 2020 Thu 8:15 am     Lincoln - Lincoln Tour Starbucks Coffee 110 Ferrari Ranch Road 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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  Page last updated: 10-Jul-2020