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FEBRUARY


Friday, February 24

The first annual Red Carpet Rescue fundraiser to benefit Valley Animal Center, 6-10:00 p.m. at Pardini's, located at 2257 W. Shaw Ave. in Fresno. To celebrate 25 years of Valley Animal Center, VAC has partnered with Stefanelli Distributing for the Hollywood-style fundraiser on Oscar weekend. There will be food, wine, live & silent auctions, and VAC will have adorable adoptables in their Mobile Adoption Rescue Caboose. Click here for tickets and info.

Friday, February 24

Central Section CIF Les Schwab Girls Soccer Championships - Division III Championships, Liberty Madera Vs. Mission Oak High School in Tulare at 6:00 p.m.

Friday, February 24 - Saturday, February 25

"13 The Musical" at the Selma Arts Center, 1935 High Street in Selma. Fri: 7pm, Sat: 2pm & 7pm. A hilarious, coming-of-age musical about discovering that "cool" is sometimes where we least expect it. Geek! Poser! Jock! Beauty Queen! Wannabe! These are the labels that can last a lifetime. With an unforgettable rock score from Tony Award-winning composer, Jason Robert Brown, (Parade, The Last Five Years, Bridges of Madison County) 13 is a musical about fitting in - and standing out! Get tickets and info at SelmaArtsCenter.com or call (559) 891-2238.

Saturday, February 25

1924 First State Bank Robbery Melodrama at the Clovis Museum, 401 Pollasky in Old Town Clovis. See it live every 15 minutes 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Enter for a chance to win a $100 Reward. For more information, contact the museum at (559) 297-8033. Click here for more information.

Saturday, February 25

FREE Dental Care! Willow Dental Group will host its 5th annual Dentistry with Hope, providing the first 100+ people with FREE Dental Care, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 6753 N. Willow Ave. in Fresno. Each of the attendees will have their choice of a Cleaning, Filling or Extraction. Care is provided first come, first served for adults 18+. Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. and patients will be seen until 4 p.m. Patients are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather and bring chairs, water, snacks, etc. as they may be outside waiting to be seen. www.willowdentalgroup.com

Saturday, February 25

Porterville College Foundation Seventh Annual Hall of Fame Honoring Former Athletes and Distinguished Alumni, 6:00 p.m. at the Porterville College Student Center. Call the Foundation Office for more information or to reserve your tickets (559) 791-2319.

Saturday, February 25

Clovis Rotary Club 26th Annual Crab Feed at Clovis Veterans Memorial District, 808 4th Street in Clovis. With over 600 people in attendance each year, this highly anticipated and fun-filled event is the only fundraiser hosted by the Clovis Rotary each year and all proceeds go towards serving the community. All you can eat crab, pasta, and salad. Western theme with a silent and live auction as well as an opportunity drawing! $75 per person. Must be 21+ Visit www.ClovisRotary.Com for tickets.

Saturday, February 25

United Way Fresno and Madera Co. is hosting a special FAFSA event 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in coordination with our Madera VITA site, Community Action Partnership of Madera County, 1225 Gill Ave. in Madera. Bring your 2015 federal tax information or tax returns including W-2; Social Security number for parents and student; Student's GPA; FSA IDs for parents and students. (If you do not have a FSA ID, please log onto www.fsaid.gov to create one) Call 866-559-4211 for more information.

Saturday, February 25

The Fresno Grizzlies are searching for National Anthem singers for the 2017 season at Chukchansi Park. Two live audition events have been scheduled for area malls; Saturday, February 25 at Hanford Mall and Saturday, March 4 at the Event Area at River Park (between Teazer and Yoshino). Both open auditions will last from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Saturday, February 25

Brandman University is hosting an Education Hiring Event, giving attendees direct access to school district employers with immediate openings, 11:00 a.m. 2:30 p.m. at Brandman University - Hanford Campus, 325 Mall Drive in Hanford. Interviews conducted continuously. Noon: How to become a teacher workshop / 1:00 p.m.: How to become a substitute teacher workshop. Representatives from nine school districts will be onsite to interview/hire teachers for the 2017/2018 school year. This event will be open to the general public and prospective applicants seeking positions in the field of education. Click here to visit the school's website.

Saturday, February 25

Imagine Community Arts Center presents Mardi Gras Art Auction & Dinner Dance 5:00 p.m. Springville Veterans Memorial Building, 35944 Highway 190 in Springville. New Orleans Jazz Band, food, fine art, dancing and more. Click here for more info.

Saturday, February 25

2nd Annual Blossom Bus Wine and Beer Tour, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. starting at the Historical Sanger Depot Museum, 1789 Jensen Ave. in Sanger. Featuring wine tasting at local wineries and also offering the House of Pendragon Beer tasting, as well as stops at local art galleries and shopping locations. Tickets are $58. Unveiling of the 2017 original Blossom Trail Painting, with prints available for purchase, signed by the artist Chieko Delgado. Please call Jessica at 559-875-4575 or email sangerchamber@gmail.com.

Sunday, February 26

FREE Medical & Dental Clinic 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Visalia Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1310 South Woodland Street in Visalia. First come first served, so please arrive early. Medical Services: General screenings, blood pressure, blood analysis for cholesterol and glucose, physical therapy, nutrition counseling, lifestyle counseling. Dental Care: Fillings, tooth extractions, cleaning. Vision Care: vision exams, free prescription glasses. All services are free of charge. Not for emergency services.

Sunday, February 26

Porterville Historical Museum for our annual Bill Horst’s Lecture Series 2-4pm on the "Indian Wars of 1856." The lecture is $5 per adults, $1 per student, and FREE for Friends of the Museum! Light refreshments will be served at intermission. Object appraisals will be available before the lecture at 1:30 pm and after the talk, as time allows. For more information please contact the Museum at (559) 784-2053.

Tuesday, February 28

NAMI Fresno, the local organization of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will offer its NAMI Basics Education Program, 6:30-9pm at the NAMI Fresno office, located at 7545 N. Del Mar Ave, Suite 105 in Fresno. Please contact the office to register: 559-224-2469.


MARCH


Wednesday, March 1

Visalia Unified School will begin enrolling for preschool programs beginning March 1st. For more information call (559) 730-7564.

Wednesday, March 1

10th Annual Chocolate Romance sponsored by the Optimist Club of Exeter. Attendees will be treated to a gourmet grazing of entrees and desserts from six different styles of restaurants and caterers 5-8:00 p.m. at the Exeter Memorial Building, 324 N. Kaweah Avenue (Highway 65) in Exeter. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased from any Optimist Club of Exeter member. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 559?909?2996 or 559?592?5578.

Thursday, March 2

Karaoke Concert: In recognition of Dr. Seuss' birthday and to support Read Across America, the Singing Seniors from Bella Vista Memory Care Community will be performing a Karaoke Concert at 10:00 a.m. at Kirk Elementary School, 2000 E. Belgravia Ave. in Fresno. This performance is for the Preschool - 2nd Grade and Special Day Classes.

Thursday, March 2 - Saturday, March 4

Rock of Ages: High School Edition 7-9pm at the Central East High School PAC, 3535 N Cornelia Ave. in Fresno. Tickets are $5 for students, $10 for general admission and $20 for VIP seating, which includes a cast signed poster. Click here for tickets.

Thursday, March 2 - Saturday, March 11

The 16th annual Rogue Festival returns to the Tower District in Fresno March 2-11. The Rogue Festival is Central California’s biggest, most daring and quirkiest arts event, attracting a projected audience of over 3,000 attendees to see 300 performances of theater, music, dance, comedy and spoken word performances in eight days in eight separate Tower District venues. Click here for a full schedule and venue list.

Friday, March 3

First Friday Dollar Days at the Discovery Center. Fresno's Discovery Center will slash its admission fee to $1 on the first Friday of every month to make the children’s museum more affordable to science fans of all ages. The discount underscores the Discovery Center’s commitment to making learning accessible to a wider audience. www.thediscoverycenter.net

Friday, March 3

Blake Shelton: Doing It To Country Songs Tour 7:30 p.m. at the Save Mart Center. Click here for tickets.

Friday, March 3

Holy Family Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry 6-7:30 p.m. at the Kingsburg Holy Family Catholic Church, 1275 Smith St. in Kingsburg. Adults $14, Children 6-12 $7, includes fish, fries, slaw, zucchini, drink and ice cream. (takeout orders 4:30-6pm). Open to the community. Tickets sold in advance at 559-451-1028 and at the door. Click here for more info.

Saturday, March 4

Celebrating the Caregiver 8:30 am-2 pm at Peoples Church 7172 N Cedar Ave in Fresno. An educational forum for family caregivers & healthcare professionals on Alzheimer’s/dementia, community resources and support. Please contact Tish Davis (559) 708-7951 for registration or register online at www.auspicehomecare.com.

Saturday, March 4

The Fresno Grizzlies are searching for National Anthem singers for the 2017 season at Chukchansi Park. Two live audition events have been scheduled for area malls; Saturday, February 25 at Hanford Mall and Saturday, March 4 at the Event Area at River Park (between Teazer and Yoshino). Both open auditions will last from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Saturday, March 4

Fresno County Pet Vaccine Clinic, 2-4pm at the Fresno Humane Animal Services, 760 W. Nielsen Ave. in Fresno. Low-cost pet vaccines and dog licensing available. Pricing: Rabies $6, DAPP (Distemper/Parvo) $10, Microchip $20 or all 3 or $25. Rattlesnake Vaccine $15, Cat Vaccine: FVRCP (Upper Respiratory Vaccine) $10. Click here for more info.

Saturday, March 4

11th Annual Selma Swap, known as a "big boy toy" swap meet, 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. rain or shine at Highway 99 and Mountain View Avenue in Selma. Admission is $5 per person, 12 & under are free and parking is free. This swap meet focuses on cars, motorcycles, watersport gear and parts for the do-it-yourself person.

Sunday, March 5

Girls World Expo at Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Fresno Convention Center. Brunch 10-11:30 a.m. Expo: noon to 4:00 p.m. Girls World Expo is a day-long event created by local teen girls for local teen girls - our local Girls Advisory Board is made up of teens from ?Fresno who have created a unique show just for you! There will be seminars, performances, demonstrations, art show, fashion show, college and career fair, vendors and more. Click here for more info.

Thursday, March 9

International comedy sensation Comic/Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham, 7:30 p.m. Save Mart Center. Dunham along with his cast of hilarious characters are set to embark on the second leg of their hugely successful “Perfectly Unbalanced” Tour. The show is packed with new surprises and old favorites. Click here for tickets and information.

Thursday, March 9 - Saturday, March 11

Rock of Ages: High School Edition 7-9pm at the Central East High School PAC, 3535 N Cornelia Ave. in Fresno. Tickets are $5 for students, $10 for general admission and $20 for VIP seating, which includes a cast signed poster. Click here for tickets.

Friday, March 10 - Saturday, March 11

Monster Jam at the Save Mart Center. Fri: 7:00 p.m.; Sat: 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Click here for tickets and information.

Saturday, March 11

Free Family Fun Movies 12:30-2:30 p.m. at the Betty Rodriguez Library (Meeting Room) 3040 N. Cedar in Fresno. All movies are rated G or PG and are suitable for all ages to enjoy. All movies are shown in the meeting room. For the movie schedule contact the library at (559) 600-9245.

Saturday, March 11

The tenth annual Plant Give and Take will be held Saturday, March 11, from 9 am to 12 pm at V.F.W. Post 8900, Picnic Area. Give and take plants; Free admission. For more information call Margie Reisz at (559) 227-9947.

Sunday, March 12

The Rock & Worship Roadshow at the Save Mart Center, featuring Christian music favorites Steven Curtis Chapman, Francesca Battistelli, and Rend Collective will perform, along with Passion, Family Force 5, and Jordan Feliz. A Pre-show Party will take place before each show with artists Urban Rescue and Derek Minor. Tony Wolf joins The Roadshow as the event’s guest speaker, and Carlos Whittaker hosts the evening’s festivities. $10 at the door. VIP doors: 3:30pm, General admission doors 4:45pm, Showtime 6:00 p.m.

Friday, March 17

Holy Family Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry 6-7:30 p.m. at the Kingsburg Holy Family Catholic Church, 1275 Smith St. in Kingsburg. Adults $14, Children 6-12 $7, includes fish, fries, slaw, zucchini, drink and ice cream. (takeout orders 4:30-6pm). Open to the community. Tickets sold in advance at 559-451-1028 and at the door. Click here for more info.

Saturday, March 25

PBR in Fresno. The PBR’s (Professional Bull Riders) Real Time Pain Relief Velocity Tour will bring its thrilling, adrenaline-filled, edge-of-your seat excitement to the Save Mart Center, 7:00 p.m. at the Save Mart Center. Click here for tickets and information.

Sunday, March 26

The 1st Annual Firefighters in the Making Fundraiser supporting the Jim Deaver Fire Academy Scholarship, 2-6:00 p.m. Kings River Winery 4276 S. Greenwood Ave. in Sanger. There will be food tasting, live music, no host bar, 50/50 raffles and a live and silent auction. Tickets are $30 for one or $50 for two, which includes admission, one glass of wine, food tasting and entertainment. Tickets available at www.kingsriverwinery.com/events or by calling Lisa RochaDanks at (559) 908-6905.


APRIL


Saturday, April 1

Valley Performing Arts Council: Cinderella by the State street Ballet of Santa Barbara, 2:00 p.m. William Saroyan Theatre Fresno Convention & Entertainment Center in downtown Fresno. Click here for tickets.

Saturday, April 1

The Disoriented Comedy Show 7:00 p.m. at the Tower Theatre. This all-female Asian American comedy show will showcase comedians from different Asian cultures and will include new hilarious jaw dropping material. The proceeds of the event will go to the Central California Asian Pacific Women (CCAPW) scholarship and leadership development programs benefiting Asian American women in the Central Valley. Tickets can be purchased online at www.towertheatrefresno.com and www.ccapw.org or at the Tower Theatre box office.

Friday, April 7

Holy Family Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry 6-7:30 p.m. at the Kingsburg Holy Family Catholic Church, 1275 Smith St. in Kingsburg. Adults $14, Children 6-12 $7, includes fish, fries, slaw, zucchini, drink and ice cream. (takeout orders 4:30-6:00 p.m.) Open to the community. Tickets sold in advance at 559-451-1028 and at the door. Click here for more info.

Saturday, April 8

Fresno County Pet Vaccine Clinic, 2-4pm at the Fresno Humane Animal Services, 760 W. Nielsen Ave. in Fresno. Low-cost pet vaccines and dog licensing available. Pricing: Rabies $6, DAPP (Distemper/Parvo) $10, Microchip $20 or all 3 or $25. Rattlesnake Vaccine $15, Cat Vaccine: FVRCP (Upper Respiratory Vaccine) $10. Click here for more info.






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