* Today is the deadline to submit a nomination for the city of Davis Golden Heart Awards. The awards are bestowed annually on junior high and high school students for outstanding community service or for overcoming personal challenges. Nominations are due in the Community Services Department, 600 A St., Suite C, by 5 p.m. Call 530-757-5626 or visit www.cityofdavis.org for more information.
Tuesday, Jan. 21
* Students attending secondary schools in the Davis Joint Unified School District get a day off thanks to a teacher work day.
* Tickets for the 2014 Davis Grad Night Celebration are now available for purchase online through the Davis Grad Night website at http://groups.dcn.org/davisgradnight/tickets. Scholarship tickets are also available through school counselors. Grad Night gives graduates a fun, safe and sober way to celebrate completion of their high school education. For the past 28 years, Davis graduates have been enjoying this event, which includes music, dancing, casino games, outdoor activities, shows and a huge raffle, with plenty of food and refreshments. Nearly 90 percent of graduates attend each year. So, as you’re thinking about the ideal stocking stuffer or gifts for Hanukkah, don’t forget a ticket to Grad Night 2014! Tickets are $75, which covers the cost of all activities, food and drinks for the entire evening. Prices go up after Jan. 1, to $90.
* Also, dig out that kindergarten picture of your senior to be sure they are included in the awesome “Kinder Wall” at Grad Night — send your pictures (copies are OK) with graduate’s names on the back, to: Sandy Langley at 2026 Klee Place, Davis 95618. Please provide a self-addressed, stamped envelope if you would like the photo returned.