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Special Events

  Volunteers still needed!   
Join us for a day of community service to commemorate
Trails Day / Creek Week / Arbor Day / Earth Day
Saturday, April 18 - 9 a.m -noon
Families, individuals, and service groups welcome!
The Trails Day/Creek Week events are free, but you must be age 16 or older and pre-register to participate.

Trails Day - Join us for the 21st annual trails Day.  This year's event will be held at the Johnny Cash Trail.  Volunteers will work on trail enhancements, planting native trees and helping to install irrigation along the trail.  Volunteers receive a free commemorative Trails Day T-shirt and delicious lunch hosted by the Cluck 'n' Chuck food truck.
Click here to register for Trails Day.

Creek Week Celebration - Celebrate Regional Creek Week in conjunction with the annual Folsom Trails Day event.  Volunteers will help clean up portions of Humbug and Willow creeks and pick up litter along open space areas throughout the city.
Call (916) 454-4544 for Creek Week information.
Click here to register for Creek Week.

Great Scott! (Road) Bike & Walk Event
Sunday, May 3 - 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

In support of regional "May is Bike Month," the City of Folsom and Sacramento County Dept. of Transportation are closing a section of Scott Road and segments of White Rock and Old Placerville roads.These road closures will provide bicyclists and pedestrians with an opportunity to ride and walk on roadways with no vehicle traffic.

Parking is available at the Palladio in Folsom (E. Bidwell between Iron Point Road and Broadstone Parkway) and at the Latrobe Road (south) end of Scott Road (see map below).  Bicyclists and pedestrians may enter the ride route at either end of Scott Road.

Note: No water is available on the route; please bring your own.  Portable restroom facilities will be available at three locations along Scott Road (see map below).

For more information about this event, contact Jim Konopka at (916) 351-3516 or email JKonopka@folsom.ca.us.

May is Bike Month!
Join the City of Folsom for the 8th annual Ride with the Mayor event Thursday, May 14
Ride approximately 30 miles from Historic Folsom to the State Capitol in Downtown Sacramento. Enjoy free breakfast snacks and giveaways before the ride starts.
Meet at 7 a.m. at Karen's Bakery and Café, 705 Gold Lake Drive #340 (in Folsom's Historic District). Ride departs at 7:30 a.m.

For more details, contact Jim Konopka at (916) 355-3516 or email JKonopka@folsom.ca.us.

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