Turkey Trot 5K: Thursday, 8-9 a.m. sign in, downtown Hanford. First 20 males and 20 females will receive a medallion. The race offers a scenic 5K route through Downtown Hanford on Thanksgiving morning, benefiting over 20 local charities. Information: Visit http://bit.ly/2zqZPIp or sign up in person at Kings United Way, 125 W. 7th St., Hanford, or call 584-1536.
A Mickey Mouse Christmas Special at the Fox Theatre: Friday, 2 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. Double the Disney fun, with Mickey's Christmas Carol and Mickey's Once Upon A Christmas. Rated G. Information: Call the Hanford Fox Theatre 584-7823 or visit www.foxhanford.com. Tickets $5 cash and $6 credit card per pre-order, add $1 day of, plus a $2 restoration fee.
Christmas open house: Sunday, noon to 3 p.m., Sarah A. Mooney Memorial Museum, 542 W. D St., Lemoore. Come and experience the Sarah A. Mooney Memorial Museum dressed for Christmas. Santa will be there, a cake walk, “Sarah’s Shoppe,” and more. Information: Call 925-0321 or visit: http://on.fb.me/1Pxti3X.
Polar Express at the Fox Theatre: Dec. 2, 5 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. Join KCAO as they host Polar Express on the big screen. Proceeds will benefit the KCAO food bank. Rated G. Information: Call 589-6068 ext. 1. Tickets $3, to be purchased at Kings County Action Organization, 1130 N. 11th Ave., Hanford.
Rockin’ Rudolph Run: Dec. 3, 7:45 a.m., downtown Hanford. The Kings Regional Health Foundation is hosting the annual Rockin’ Rudolph Run. The 5k Christmas run/walk is a family-fun event also features a kid’s reindeer run and costume contest. Children will be given little antlers to wear, and a special appearance by Santa. The children's run, 12 years and younger, entry fee is $15. The adult run/walk entry fee is $30. All proceeds will benefit Adventist Health / Hospice services. To register visit www.RunHanford.com.
Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman at the Fox Theatre: Dec. 9, 2 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. Christmas has come to the Fox with Rudolf and Frosty, revisit these classics. Rated G. Information: Call the Hanford Fox Theatre 584-7823 or visit www.foxhanford.com. Tickets $5 cash and $6 credit card per order, add $1 day of, plus a $2 restoration fee.
Frozen with Anna & Elsa at the Fox Theatre: Jan. 20, 2 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. Frozen at the Fox, come out and meet Anna and Elsa at the theater. Rated PG. Information: Call the Hanford Fox Theatre 584-7823 or visit www.foxhanford.com. Tickets $5 cash and $6 credit card per order, add $1 day of, plus a $2 restoration fee.
Hanford Teen Center Drop-In Activities: Tuesday through Friday, 3-5 p.m, Hanford Teen Center, 400 N. Douty St., Hanford. A free place, for grades 3 and up, equipped with foosball, ping pong, basketball, video games, pool tables and more. It is also available to rent for birthday parties (The Party Zone) Saturdays from noon to 8 p.m. Information: Contact Michelle Hinton at 585-2592 or 585-2591.
KinderMusik - Lemoore: Tuesdays, 9-9:45 a.m., Lemoore Veterans Hall, 411 W. D St., Lemoore, 924-6767. Classes filled with music, singing, dancing and instruments for children 1-4 years. These classes can help with gross and fine motor skills, social skills and active listening. Parent participation is required. $40 per month, $30 per additional sibling. Visit: http://www.lemoore.com/Parks/default.html.
Pee Wee Music - Lemoore: Tuesdays, 10 a.m., Community Services Department, 721 W. Cinnamon Drive, Lemoore. Explore rhythm, beats and instruments. Classes are every Tuesday and for children two to five years old. $20 per month. Information: Call 924-6767.
After school art classes: Session one: Wednesdays, now through Oct. 5. Session two: Oct. 11 through Nov. 16. Kings Art Center, 605 N. Douty St., Hanford. Classes are broken down by age groups: Ages five to six years meet Wednesdays 3-3:45 p.m., ages seven to eight years meet Wednesdays 3:45-5 p.m. and ages nine to 11 years meet Thursdays 3:45-5 p.m. Full sessions are $54 or $10 per class. There will be Saturday sessions for ages 12-14 years from 1-2:30 p.m. for $10 per class. Information: Call 584-1065 or visit kingsartcenter.org to register.
Children's acting/improv class: Wednesdays, 5-6 p.m., Hanford Civic Center, 400 N. Douty St., Hanford. The Hanford Multicultural Theater Company is sponsoring acting classes for children each Wednesday evening. The classes will be led by award winning playwright and theater artist, Silvia Gonzalez Scherer. Information: Contact Silvia at 997-3838, email acting@HanfordMTC.com, or Hanford Parks and Rec at 585-2525.
Kings Cultural Center: Wednesdays and Fridays, Kings Cultural Center, 14054 Front St., Armona. From 5-6 p.m., Folklorico dance classes for Kindergarten through second grade. From 6-7 p.m. Folklorico dance classes for third through fifth grade and from 7-8 p.m. Folklorico dance classes for sixth through eighth grade. Friday evenings classes from 7-8 p.m. Folklorico dance classes for high school level and from 8-8:30 p.m. Folklorico dance classes for high school level. Folklorico classes $40 per student, add second student $60, three to five students $80. Information: Call Kings Cultural Center, 589-6255, or visit www.kingsculturalcenter.org.
Pee Wee Fitness - Lemoore: Wednesdays, 10 a.m., Community Services Department, 721 W. Cinnamon Drive, Lemoore. 45 minutes of running, jumping and game participation. Classes are every Wednesday and for children two to five years old. $15 per month. Information: Call 924-6767.
Pee Wee Paint - Lemoore: Thursdays, 10 a.m., Community Services Department, 721 W. Cinnamon Drive, Lemoore. A new art project every week. Materials provided. Classes are every Thursday and for children two to five years old. $20 per month. Information: Call 924-6767.
Kids Zumba - Lemoore: Mondays, beginning Feb. 1, 5:45-6:45 p.m., Lemoore Recreation Center, 711 W. Cinnamon Dr., Lemoore, 924-6767. Join Miss Melanie as she helps develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children’s lives by making fitness fun for children ages 4-12-years. $20 per month. Visit: http://www.lemoore.com/Parks/default.html.