Davis Community Events

A collection of videos featuring events that take place around Davis, CA. These videos might also appear in other collections. Started in November 2018, so older event videos might not be listed here yet.

Pieter's and Frank's Doowop Party Concert for Watermelon Music

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Pieter's and Frank's Doowop Party Concert for Watermelon Music.  May 26 ,2023 at the Melon Ball, Davis, CA.  

Featuring -  Davis Local Vocals: Ruby Schwerin, Charlotte Del Favero, Matt Vallero, Evie Barnett, Clara Skinner, Director- Krissy Schwerin; Zest: Michael Chulada, Earl Byron, Spetta Brunn, Paola Francesco, Erie Vitiello; Frank Fox and Friends: Dianna Craig, Bill Cavins,  and Chris Sanborn; Tune Up: Laine Suarez, Bill Cavins and Dianna Craig.  

Retracing the 1897 Expedition of the Bicycle Corps - Buffalo Soldiers

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Retracing the 1897 Expedition of the Bicycle Corps - Buffalo Soldiers.

Erick Cedeño, aka the Bicycle Nomad, retraced the route and history of the All-Black, bicycle-mounted 25th Infantry in 2022.

After the Civil War, in an experiment by the U.S. Army to determine the effectiveness of moving troops by bicycle, the all-Black 25th Infantry Regiment Bicycle Corps was commissioned to embark on an expedition nearly 2,000 miles from Missoula, Montana, to St. Louis, Missouri. 

Erick spoke at the UC Bicycling Hall of Fame on Thursday, May 18th, 2023.

LWV Davis Area: Davis City Council District 3 Candidate 2023 Forum

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On January 3, 2023, Davis City Council called an all-mail ballot special municipal election to fill the vacancy in City Council District 3 that was created when former Mayor Lucas Frerichs was sworn into office as a Yolo County Supervisor.

The League of Women Voters Davis Area hosts the candidate forum for the Davis City Council elections for District 3 (Central Davis). 

Candidates: 

Donna Neville

Francesca Wright

Moderated by LWV Board Member Michele Van Eyken.

DATE:  Wednesday, March 29, 2023

TIME: 7:00pm - 8:15pm

Senator Bill Dodd: Virtual Town Hall on Artificial Intelligence

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Join Sen. Dodd and a panel of experts to discuss data privacy & consumer protection in the age of AI

Who: Sen. Dodd; Alastair Mactaggart, privacy advocate who helped shepherd into law the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018; Jan Leike, alignment team leader, Open AI, creators of Chat GPT; Irina Raicu, internet ethics director at Santa Clara University’s Markkula Center for Applied Ethics; and Peter Lee, Martin Luther King Jr. professor of law and director, Center for Innovation, Law and Society at UC Davis School of Law.

Redlined - A Conversation about Housing with Leah Rothstein

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Interfaith Housing Justice Davis, League of Women Voters Davis Area and Avid Reader brings Leah Rothstein for a conversation about Housing.  Recorded by Davis Media Access via Zoom on November 17, 2022.

In his book The Color Of Law, Richard Rothstein explained how government policy intentionally segregated our cities and suburbs. In Just Action (release spring 2023), Leah Rothstein and Richard Rothstein describe what we can do now, in our own communities, to undo racial segregation and begin to repair the harms it has caused us all.