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Rev Your Engines for 30th Annual Docent Course at the California Automobile Museum

18 Dec

Sacramento, CA – Docents are volunteer teachers/tour guides who interpret the museum’s story to visitors from around the globe. At the California Automobile Museum, docents are the heart and soul who bring a sense of camaraderie to the nonprofit organization. This course is for dreamers, history enthusiasts, conversationalists, museum dwellers, university students, all around good nature […]

A ‘bigger and better’ Sacramento Beer Week set to take place in February

18 Dec

The popular Sacramento Beer Week is brewing up a bevy of sudsy festivities for its return in February. The annual celebration, which was previously handled by its founder Dan Scott, will now be helmed by the Northern California Brewers Guild and its executive director Darrell Amerine, and take place Feb. 26 through March 8. “We […]

Santa Comes Early to Sacramento 195 new bicycles are surprise gifts to foster kids and other children during holiday event

18 Dec

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Close to 200 Sacramento area children and teens were astounded to receive new bikes last night, donated by community members and businesses and assembled by local volunteers including members of the Sacramento Wheelman Club, Sacramento Police Department, and Sacramento Police Department Cadets. “We look forward to this event every year” The surprise gifts […]

FUEL: High Octane News from the California Automobile Museum (March/April)

28 Feb

From the Desk of our Executive Director, Karen McClaflin I am sad to say we are losing our bookkeeper and membership coordinator of over eight years, Olessya Zhuk.  With more institutional knowledge than anyone else here, we will miss her greatly; not just for that, but also her beauty, grace and Russian accent!  For years, […]

Sleep Train and Sacramento Police Honored at Foster Santa Event Hosted at the California Automobile Museum

03 Jan

Sleep Train and Sacramento Police Honored at Foster Santa Event Supervisor Nottoli presents at holiday event for children in need December 23, 2013 07:27 PM Eastern Standard Time SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Foster Santa event provided a chance to recognize Sleep Train www.sleeptrain.com and the Sacramento Police Department www.sacpd.org for their hard work in helping […]