Thursday, Jan. 17
Kingsburg Chamber Awards Banquet: The Kingsburg Chamber of Commerce’s annual dinner and awards banquet starts with social hour at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Kingsburg Historical Park banquet room, 2321 Sierra St. Tickets $35 and are available at the Chamber of Commerce, 1475 Draper St.
Tuesday, Jan. 29
Coffee Talk: The first Coffee with the City Manager event of the new year is 5:30 p.m. Jan. 29 at Council Chambers, 1401 Draper St. Alex Henderson will give an update on city initiatives in an informal discussion. Audience questions are encouraged. Light refreshments and snacks will be served.
Super Bowl Sunday Tri Tip Fundraiser
Selma High wrestling program is having a Super Bowl Sunday Tri Tip Fundraiser on Feb. 3, 2019. For a $30 donation, receive Whole Tri tip, Rice, Salad and rolls. (Feeds a family of four). For information or presale call (559) 847-7861. Pick up will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location TBD. Proceeds benefits the Selma High School wrestling program
Friday, Feb. 8
Blossom Trail: The kick-off of the annual Fresno County Blossom Trail starts with an opening ceremony in Selma this year. Previous ceremonies were held in Kingsburg and other cities along the trail. A reception is 10 a.m. Feb. 8 at the Selma Arts Center, 1935 High St. The opening ceremony is hosted by the Selma Chamber of Commerce, 891-2235. For more details about the Blossom Trail, log on to http://goblossomtrail.com/.
Saturday, Feb. 16
Lego party: Selma First Baptist Church Kids is hosting a Lego party for children from kindergarten to sixth-grade from noon to 3 p.m. Feb. 16. Check in starts at 11:30 a.m. Sign up before Feb. 10 for free participation. After Feb. 10, it’s $4 per child at the door. The church is at 2025 S. Grant St., Selma, 896-5842. Event includes the Lego Movie, pizza, minute-to-win-it Lego games, Lego play time, Lego challenges and “God the Master Builder” story time. Pre-register online at https://kideventpro.lifeway.com/myChurch/?id=50947
Saturday, Feb. 23
Wine tasting: The Kingsburg Knights of Columbus’ second annual wine tasting is 7-9:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Holy Family Church Hall, 1301 Smith St., Kingsburg. Tickets are a $25 donation. Details: GK Cruz Herrera, 309-7787 or Rodger Lopez, 230-9773.
SELMA — A Time to Heal helps cancer survivors by educating them about proper nutrition, improving their relationships at home and helping them create everlasting friendships. This group has expanded to Selma. For locations and details and to sign up, call Laurie Schirling or Julce Belo at the Breast Care Center, 125 Mall Dr., Ste. 203, Hanford, at 537-2300.
SELMA — Edad de Oro Society #5 meets every third Saturday of the month at the Selma Library, 2301 Selma St., Selma. Information: Ruth, 896-1798 or Armando, 250-4067.
SELMA — The S.M.A.R.T. (Serving and Mobilizing Assistance, Resources, Training) Center is at the Salazar Center at Valley View and Sheridan. Morning and evening fitness programs, food distributions, Christ-centered ministries, family counseling offered. families. Information: 790-9535.
SELMA — Total Transformation, 2110 Whitson St., Selma, offers a free 30-minute workout followed by a 30-minute Bible Study at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Details: Rene Lopez, 273-0744.
SELMA — A country Music Jam is 4:30-8 p.m. the third Saturdays of the month at the Nick Medina Senior Center, Selma. Electric and acoustic instruments and all levels of skill/talent are welcome. Details: 859-2087, 287-5769.
KINGSBURG — Kingsburg American Legion and the Kingsburg American Legion Auxiliary, meet the second Thursday of each month, at 6:30 p.m. at the Train Depot, 1401 California St., Kingsburg. Information: Contact Andy Reeve at 977-7322 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
KINGSBURG — Acoustic Music Jams (old country, plus variety of other music) is 5-8 p.m. the first Saturdays of the month at Kingsburg Senior Center. Includes a potluck. All ages are encouraged to play, sing, dance/line dance and listen. Details: Jim Winder, 485-3101.
KINGSBURG — The Kingsburg Library Book Club meets at 5:30 p.m. the fourth Thursday of the month at the Kingsburg Branch Library. Details: 897-3710.
KINGSBURG — The Kingsburg Swedish Village Music Kids meets the second Friday of every month. Scandinavian dances and customs and the Norwegian language are taught. The group is free and open to ages 3 to 15. Scandinavian heritage is not required. Details: 577-5531.
FRESNO — All Scandinavians by birth, ancestry or affiliation by marriage may join Norden Lodge 684, part of the Vasa Organization of America. All meetings and activities are open to Scandinavians. The word "Scandinavian" applies to Finland and Iceland, as well as Norway, Sweden and Denmark. Vasa Norden Lodge 684 meets at 7 p.m. the first Friday of the month at Trinity Lutheran Church.
FRESNO — The Discovery Center's museum is an interactive science arcade. The exhibits focus on different sciences and topics such as botany, geology, dinosaurs, electricity, magnets, an interactive music and sound exhibit, anatomy, live animals and American Indian basket collection. Visit thediscoverycenter.net for times and more details. Details: 322-1743.