Always Something to Celebrate – Times-Herald

Vallejo Sister City Association members, top photo, helped celebrate Vallejo’s post-COVID renaissance on April 3 at 2525 Springs Road. The T-Shirt Drawer and the William & Yolanda Kim Tae Kwon Do Center hosted 45 small businesses and over 600 customers in the inaugural Pop Up & Shop Event. (Courtesy photos Nestor Aliga)
A full moon was seen in the afternoon recently from the top floor at the Mustico Building at 3269 Tennessee St. (Rich Freedman–Times-Herald)
Jean Cherie’s Horse Show Retrospective was featured last weekend at the Mare Island Art  Studio. (Rich Freedman–Times-Herald)


All veterans and spouses can get vaccinated Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Solano County Events Center, 601 Texas St., Conf. A, in Fairfield. It is the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Appointments only via 800-382-8387 option 8. For more, visit


In celebration of National Poetry Month the Solano County Library Foundation will hold an afternoon program of poetry and thought on April 24, 2021 from 1 to 2:15 pm.  This will be a virtual event featuring local poets presenting their expressions of hope and encouragement. Presented by Suzanne Bruce featured poets are Johanna Ely, former Benicia Poet Laureate;  Mary Susan Gast, current Benicia Poet Laureate;  Dr. Genea Brice, former Vallejo Poet Laureate; and Jeremy Snyder, current Vallejo Poet Laureate.

Tickets are $25, sponsorships are available at various levels.  Zoom links will be sent to attendees prior to the program.  Send checks to: Solano County Library Foundation, 601 Kentucky St., Fairfield, CA 94533 or pay online at [email protected]   All proceeds support Solano County Library Literacy programs.  For more information call 707-425-8075.  Solano County Library Foundation is a 501(C)(3) non-profit corporation.


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