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Join 8th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11

Join 8th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11

Join the City of Rancho Cordova and the Sacramento VA Medical Center for this 8th Annual ceremony.

Source: Shelly Blanchard, Cordova Community Council

 

"Holiday Moods!"

"Holiday Moods!"

Bring the entire family to this festive concert entitled "Holiday Moods" at the Crowne Plaza Sacramento Northeast. The Sacramento Symphonic Winds, conducted by Dr. Les Lehr, features Festive Overture by Dmitri Shostakovich, A Charlie Brown Christmas by Guaraldi/Mendelson, Parade of the Wooden Soldiers by Leon Jessel, A Christmas Festival by Leroy Anderson, and more! Visit our web site at <http://www.sacwinds.org

 
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Concert : Sacramento Symphonic Winds, a 60-piece symphonic band

Concert Title:  “HOLIDAY MOODS!

Date/Time:  Sunday, December 8, 2013, 2:30 pm

Location:  Crowne Plaza Sacramento Northeast, 5321 Date Ave., Sacramento, 95841 (On Date just north of Madison east of I-80 interchange) 

Asm. Cooley Announces Health Professions Scholarship, Student Loan Repayment

Asm. Cooley Announces Health Professions Scholarship, Student Loan Repayment

Today, Assemblyman Ken Cooley announced that the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) is offering scholarships and student loan repayments for health professionals who commit to working in medically underserved communities.

Funded through OSHPD’s Health Professions Education Foundation, $32 million will be awarded to students enrolled in healthcare related programs and health professionals who commit to working in California’s medically underserved communities for up to three years.  

Qualifying professions and programs of study include: licensed and registered nursing; physical, occupational and speech therapy; medical and therapy assistance; social work; dental hygiene; nurse practitioner; and physician assistant.

13 Employers, More Than 36 Openings at Rancho Cordova Job Fair

13 Employers, More Than 36 Openings at Rancho Cordova Job Fair

On Thursday, October 3rd,  Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) helped 43 people connect with local employers currently filling open positions during his job fair in Rancho Cordova.

Hosted at the Cordova Neighborhood Church with support from the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership, attendees were able to talk with 13 organizations currently hiring for more than 36 positions in manufacturing, operations, maintenance, and sales and customer service.

“Today’s competitive market has made finding a job harder than it has ever been in your life,” said Cooley. “By being here to talk face to face with employers, you are giving yourself a competitive edge to hear what they are really looking for and creating an impression that could lead to a good career.”

In addition to talking with local employers, attendees were able to get coaching during two workshops on resume building and interview techniques.

SEIU Local 1000 to host first "1000 Steps per Day" Health Care Event

SEIU Local 1000 to host first "1000 Steps per Day" Health Care Event

The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1000 will host its first "1000 Steps per Day" Health Care Event on September 28, 2013, at Hagan Community Park, 2101 Chase Drive in Rancho Cordova, California, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

This event is focused on providing information about, and enrollment opportunities for, the Affordable Care Act, for which open enrollment begins in October. Additionally, municipal and service organizations will provide education regarding low-income assistance programs and other community interests, and technical schools will be present to offer medical screenings.

SEIU Local 1000 is the largest Union of California State employees, representing more than 95,000 civil servants.

Calling All Bargain Hunters – County Surplus Sale

Calling All Bargain Hunters – County Surplus Sale

On Thursday, September 26, search the bargain treasures at the County’s version of a garage sale. Likely it will be the largest and the best deals you have ever seen. Televisions, office furniture, cases of janitorial supplies, copy paper and office supplies are just some of the great items you will find from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., at 9650 Goethe Road in Sacramento.

As the County streamlines operations, the items that are no longer needed are sent to County Surplus where these quarterly warehouse sales are hosted to keep the items from piling up.

Assemblyman Ken Cooley, Area Employers Host Community Job Fair on October 3

Assemblyman Ken Cooley, Area Employers Host Community Job Fair on October 3

Assemblyman Ken Cooley, in partnership with Sacramento-area employers, will be hosting a job fair on Thursday, October 3, 2013, at the Cordova Neighborhood Church. Starting at 10:00 am, attendees will be able to hear from local organizations currently hiring, as well as the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership on resume and interview techniques. This is a free event open to the public. Local employers who will be onsite include: Safe Credit Union, The Hartford and Costco.

 

WHEN:         

Thursday, October 3, 2013

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

WHERE:      

Cordova Neighborhood Church

10600 Coloma Road

Rancho Cordova, CA 95670