Local and Regional Resources

We hope that international students and scholars will participate in many activities in the area throughout their stay.  To find information on local and regional clubs, libraries, places of worship, etc., click on the links below:

City of Davis

http://daviswiki.org/ and http://cityofdavis.org/

City of Sacramento

https://localwiki.org/sac/ and http://portal.cityofsacramento.org/

Yolo County (Woodland, Davis and West Sacramento)


Sacramento County (including the City of Sacramento, Roseville, Arden and Arcade)


For UC Davis Employees:


Some Examples

Community Organizations

Davis Bike Club: Non-profit organization dedicated to cycling and cycling related activities.

Davis Community and Theater Events: Volunteer to be an usher.

Davis Golf Club: Non-profit organization open for membership to all golfers wishing to play in either a competitive or social setting.

Davis Sport Leagues: Sign up for Flag Football, Men or CoEd Softball, or Basketball. There are also Youth Leagues available.

Davis Rotary Club: Rotary is an organization of business and professional leaders united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.

Davis Toastmasters: Improve your public speaking skills and develop leadership skills with a diverse group of students and non-students in Davis.

Pamela Trokanski Dance Workshop: For children and adults, these dance classes vary from Ballet, Modern, Earth Rhythm, Hip Hop, and more!

Yolo Hiker: This website has lists of comprehensive descriptions of outdoor recreation centered in Yolo County.

Community Religious Resources

Congregation Bet Haverim

Davis Community Church

Davis Shambabla Meditation Center

Islamic Center of Davis

Newman Catholic Center

Sacramento Freethinkers, Atheists and other Non-Believers

St. James Parish