* The Davis High School Jazz Choir hosts the “Everybody Dance Now” dance competition in the Brunelle Performance Hall, 315 W 14th St. To enter the competition, purchase tickets or receive additional information, email DHScandance@gmail.com.
Wednesday, Oct. 17
* Parents and students can receive tips on the college admissions process at a parent information night at the Davis High School library, 315 W. 14th St. Sally Springer, associate chancellor emerita at UC Davis, will present “Calming the college admissions frenzy: Eight common mistakes and how to avoid them,” from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Her talk will cover several important points about the college admissions process, including information on how to build a college list, what colleges look for in applicants and financial aid.
Friday, Oct. 26
* Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to the city’s annual Gymnastics Monster Mash from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Civic Center Gym, 23 Russell Blvd. Dinner is provided and participants will enjoy a spooky obstacle course, games, crafts and Halloween treats. The cost is $26 and space is limited. Sign up by calling the Community Services Department at 530-757-5626, online at www.cityofdavis.org or in person at 600 A St., Suite C.
Saturday, Nov. 3
* Children ages 3 to 7 are invited to bring their dolls to a special dance and tea party hosted by the city. Participants will explore basic jazz, tap and ballet, dance with their dolls and finish up with a tea party. The event takes place at the Civic Center Gym from 10 to 11:30 a.m. The cost is $18. Register by phone 530-757-5626, online at www.cityofdavis.org or in person at 600 A St., Suite C.