Hanford Elks #1259 annual yard sale: Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hanford Elks Lodge, 506 N. Douty St., Hanford. Huge variety of items at the annual yard sale, proceeds to benefit local charities.
Free Thanksgiving Day Community Dinner: Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Lemoore Senior Citizens Center, 789 18th Ave., Lemoore. This meal is provided to those who want a place to go to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. It is open to the public as well as to seniors and military personnel and their families. Take out meals and home deliveries in the Hanford/Lemoore area are available for anyone who cannot make it to the Senior Center. Home delivery call on 816-3613 on Thanksgiving Day. Visit www.thanksgivingcommunitydinner.org for more.
KARR's Toys For Tots Cruise Night: Nov. 25, noon to 3 p.m., Der Wienerschnitzel, 807 W. Lacey Blvd., Hanford. Join Kings Area Road Relics as they host a cruise-in, an official drop-off for the Toys For Tots and lots of really cool cars. Information: Call Der Wienerschnitzel, 584-9769 or visit www.karrclub.com.
Quilt raffle: Get tickets now for the Dec. 1 drawing. Adventist Health Hanford volunteers, Andrea and Charles Gassaway have donated a handmade queen-size quilt to be raffled by the the volunteer group to benefit the hospital and patients. Tickets are available at the Hanford Gift Gallery inside Adventist Health Hanford, 115 Mall Dr., Hanford.
Remington Christmas Boutique: Dec. 2, - a.m. to 1:30 p.m., The Remington, 2727 N. 11th Ave, Hanford. Join the residents of The Remington as they host a Christmas Boutique. Proceeds benefit the residents. Information: Call 587-9999.
Christmas Home Tour: Dec. 3, 5 p.m. The Kings Art Center is hosting a festive fundraiser. Four Hanford homes decked for the holidays will be open to ticket holders. After the tour of the homes return to the Art Center for refreshments, a silent auction and holiday raffle. Tickets and home location information are $25 per person and can be purchased at the Kings Art Center office, 605 N. Douty St., Hanford, or from any member of the Kings Art Center Guild. Information: Call at 584-1065.
Project Homeless Connect clothing drive: Now through January, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Business Technology Center, Hanford Adult School, 905 N. Campus Dr., Hanford. The Business Technology Center working with Kings United Way, will be collecting washable items for men, women and children. We will take all sizes in shoes, socks, jeans, shirts, sweats, coats, sweaters anything that is warm. Men's clothing is more desirable as the women prefer men's clothing. Also sleeping bags and blankets are a necessity. Information: Zona Hoggard 583-5971 or project manager, Alyssa Rodriguez at 769-4442.
Salvation Army food pantry looking for donations: The Salvation Army is accepting donations for the food pantry that serves the Kings County area. Donations of non-perishables, diapers, baby food and bottle water can be brought to The Salvation Army, 380 E. Ivy St., Hanford, Monday through Friday 8:30-11:30 a.m., questions call 582-4434.
Salvation Army breakfast - Hanford: Monday through Friday, 7:30-8:30 a.m., Salvation Army, 380 E. Ivy St., Hanford. The Salvation Army offers a free breakfast five days a week. Information call 582-4434.
God's Bread Box - Lemoore: Christ Church Anglican Mission, 740 N. 19th Ave., Lemoore. God's Bread Box is a non-profit organization that passes out food to the people in the Lemoore area who are in need of that extra little help. The group welcomes all volunteers to help on the fourth Friday of the month from 2-4 p.m. to package the food stuffs and on fourth Saturday of the month from 8:30-11 a.m. to distribute the food. Donation are always welcome as well. Information: Want to volunteer, or need assistance call 997-6360.
Pancake breakfast - Armona: Saturday, 8-10 a.m., Armona United Methodist Church, 14013 Hanford Armona Road, 584-8340, hosts a free pancake breakfast each Saturday of the month. Come out for breakfast and fellowship.