Fair Oaks, California is a beautiful community nestled on the banks of the American River very near Sacramento, California. This thriving small community of 30,912 industrious souls is home to the beautiful Rudolf Steiner College. Industrious students can choose to take Waldorf teacher training preparing them to be great classroom teachers at over 70 outstanding Waldorf schools across the United States and many more spread across the world. The splendid 13-acre campus is also home to a biodynamic garden growing fruits and vegetables year round using biodynamic principles. Healthy residents can buy a garden plot at the school, and the industrious students will raise the food, which the hungry residents can then pick up year round. Some of the wonderful produce available only to those owning a garden plot includes vitamin-rich broccoli, fresh lettuce, crisp celery, tasty winter squash, beautiful cucumbers, and a wide assortment of peppers. Caring community residents love staying healthy while supporting this awesome school. Other hardworking students head to nearby Sacramento each day to continue their exciting studies.
Beautiful Fair Oaks has several shopping centers. The Madison Bel Air Center and Madison Village is a favorite stop in its prominent position at Madison and Dewey. Starting in 2012, historic Old Fair Oaks has gotten a major renovation, making it even easier to shop in this beautiful area. Other beautiful shopping facilities around this dazzling city include bustling Northridge Center, thriving Olive Gate Plaza, and hopping Winding Oaks Plaza.