Concord Family Carnival
Diabetes focus group
Diabetes focus group begins 6:15 p.m. April 4, 2727 Parkside Circle, Concord. Type 2 diabetes management, nutritional therapy. Free. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Library book sale
Clayton Library book sale, member preview 10 a.m.-6 p.m. April 12; all others noon- 4 p.m. April 13, 6125 Clayton Road. Prices 50 cents-$1. Half price, $3 bag of books 2-4 p.m. April 12. 925-673-0659.
World of quilts
Guild of Quilters of Contra Costa County show 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 5; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 6, Centre Concord, 5298 Clayton Road. $8, 2-day $10. Quilts, vendors, classes, raffle. www.contracostaquiltguild.org.
Guilty or innocent?
Clayton Theatre Company's "Night of January 16th" 7:30 p.m. April 4-12, Endeavor Hall, 6008 Center St., Clayton. Murder trial enactment, jury chosen from audience. Adults $20, seniors $18, students $14. www.claytontheatrecompany.com.
Be a Blue Devil
Blue Devils Drum & Bugle Corps accepting new members: brass players, drummers, color guard (dancers). Ages 8-21; no experience. Debbie Odello, 925-689-2918, ext. 3004, email@example.com, www.bluedevils.org.
Tapestry handbell, vocal concert 4 p.m. April 13, Clayton Valley Presbyterian Church, 1578 Kirker Pass Road, Clayton. Renaissance melodies, rock, classical, Broadway. Free. 925-672-4848, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring is in the air
Spring Tea at Galindo Home, Gardens noon April 11-13, 1721 Amador Ave., Concord. Enjoy beauty of spring, garden walk. 925-827-3380, www.concordhistorical.org.
CERT basic training 6:30-10 p.m. Tuesdays, April 1-May 13 (no class April 22), Contra Costa County Fire Training Center, 2945 Treat Blvd., Concord. Make-up class available. Learn to care for self, family after emergency. 925-603-5933, concordcert.org.
Contra Costa Master Gardeners' Great Tomato, Plant Sale 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 5; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 12, Our Garden, Shadelands Drive at North Wiget Lane, Walnut Creek. Heirloom tomatoes, peppers, eggplants. $3. 925-646-6586, ccmg.ucanr.edu.
Help with taxes
Free income tax assistance by appointment 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays through April 15, Concord Library, 2900 Salvio St. AARP volunteers provide tax assistance to low, middle-income filers. 925-646-5455.
for those with less than $50,000 income. 925-646-5455, 925-405-5234. www.earnitkeepitsaveit.org. Must bring Social Security card or ITIN letter for all listed on return; Photo ID for self, spouse; copies of W-2, 1098, 1099 forms; other income, deductions; 2011 tax return.