peace for families

Free classes promote self defense

It’s a scary world out there, but learning self-defense and assault avoidance techniques can be a lifesaver. Woodall’s Self Defense and Fitness has returned to Loomis and offe ...

Rolling out barrel of fun

The 2nd annual Oktoberfest will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, in the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. The community event is a fundraiser for PEACE for Families, which will use p ...

Community Briefs

A Clothes Swap will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, in the H. Clarke Powers School gymnasium. All clothing is free, even for those ...

Community Briefs

Crafty Treasures holds a Fall Faire craft show today through Oct. 16, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Hours are 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sa ...

Community Calendar

A book sale fundraiser will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 25 and 26, at 2166 Swetzer Road in Penryn. Proceeds benefit Scooter's Pals, an animal-rescue grou ...

Community Calendar

Black Bear Outdoors, located at 3587 Taylor Road, will hold a free class on paintball tricks and techniques at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18. At 8 a.m. the following day, meet at the sto ...

PEACE for Families adds two employees

PEACE for Families has added to its staff in order to better serve victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Recent hirees include Heather Bullis-Cruz as volunteer coordina ...

Women Democrats aid Peace for Families

Women Democrats of Placer County have made a donation to Peace for Families, which works to eliminate the legacy of domestic violence and sexual abuse in Placer County. Women Democ ...