Tuesdays and Fridays
Pickleball: Games are at 8 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays at Brentlinger Park’s tennis courts at Rose Avenue and Olive Street, Selma. Wear comfortable shoes, a hat and sunscreen. Bring water to stay hydrated. Bring your paddle, or rent one from Selma’s Recreation Department, 891-2237.
Wednesday, June 12
Yoga at the library: Yoga with Trista is 5:30-6:30 p.m. June 12 at the Selma Branch of the Fresno County Public Libraries, 2200 Selma St. Exercise class takes place in the meeting room. For teens and adults. Register at http://bit.ly/2MRkKMj. Yoga is Mondays and Wednesdays.
Thursday, June 13
Future park forums: Selma’s Recreation Department is seeking public input on amenities for a future park near Rockwell Pond, off of Floral and DeWolf avenues. Selma City will seek Prop. 69 grant monies for the park. A series of public input meetings will be held at Pioneer Village, 1880 Art Gonzales Way. The sessions are noon, June 13, 6:30 p.m. June 19, 9 a.m. June 22 and 3 p.m. June 25. The meetings are informal and input from all is welcomed. Details, Mikal Kirchner, 891-2237.
Trivia at the Library: A Summer Reading Program for teens is 4-6 p.m. June 13 at the Selma Library, 2200 Selma St. Test your knowledge of various books and superheroes. Takes place in Library meeting room.
FFA tri-tip fundraiser: Selma FFA tri-tip lunch fundraiser is 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 13 at the SHS Ag Park, 3125 Wright St. Take your lunch to go, enjoy your lunch in the Ag Park, or buy 6 or more lunches and they will deliver. Lunch includes approximately 1/3 pound tri-tip, rice pilaf, salad and a dinner roll for a $10 donation. Bake sale on site as well. Contact an FFA member or Grace Mendes at 898-6500 ext. 42504 by June 6.
Selma Farmers Markets: The next Selma Farmers Market is 6-10 p.m. June 13, 27 and July 11. The markets are on High Street in Downtown Selma between 1st and 2nd streets. For vendor and sponsorship information, contact Jesse Crouch at 819-0315 or firstname.lastname@example.org or at 2172 E. Front St., Ste. 108. See their FB page for updates at https://www.facebook.com/selmafarmersmarket/.
Friday, June 14
Crafts at the Library: A children’s crafting event is 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 14 at the Selma Library, 2200 Selma St. Event takes place in the meeting room.
Scholarship golf tournament: The Kingsburg Community Education Foundation and Linking the Learning are hosting a scholarship golf tournament starting at 8:30 a.m. June 14 at the Sherwood Forest Golf Club, 79 N. Frankwood Ave., Sanger. Registration deadline is June 7. Cost is $125 per person or $450 per foursome. Entry fee includes breakfast, lunch, prizes, golf cart with Mulligan’s for purchase and raffles. Sponsorships range from $1,000 to $200. Event benefits Kingsburg schools, Kings River, Traver and Clay elementaries. Details, Wes at 318-6238 or email email@example.com.
June 14 – Aug. 2
Kingsburg Dive-In movies: The series of movies at the Crandell Swim Complex is 7-10 p.m. with movies starting at 8:30 p.m. on June 14, June 21, June 28, July 5, July 12, July 19, July 26 and Aug. 2. Entrance is $3. A full-service snack bar is available for food purchases. Details, 897-5328. The first movie is "Aquaman." See complete schedule at file:///K:/061219/crandell%20swim%20movies%20-%20dive%20in%20theater.pdf
Saturday, June 15
Folklorico spring recital: Centro de Folklor’s spring recital theme is “Nuestras Historias.” There are two shows at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. June 15 at the Selma Arts Center, 1935 High St. Admission is $10.
Monday, June 17
Rotary Golf Tournament: Selma Rotary Club’s annual Golf Tournament is June 17. Registration is $110 for Rotary Club members and $125 for non-Rotary members. Lunch is $20 each. Deadline to register is Friday, June 7. Make checks payable to The Rotary Club of Selma, P.O. Box 121, Selma, Calif., 93662. Awards for first, second, third, low ‘All Rotary’ teams, closest to pin and long drive. Raffles are part of the event. Tee time is 9 a.m. Format: Four-person scramble. Hosted at the Kings River County Club. Sponsorships from $5,000 to $1,500 available.
Tuesday, June 18
Magic show: Magic meets Hawaii in this unique performance by teen magician Josiah, who began performing magic while living in Hawaii. He now incorporates the culture and beauty of the islands into his performances for a truly magical experience. Show is 10-11 a.m. June 18 at the Selma Library, 2200 Selma St.
Wednesday, June 19
CPR training: The Selma District Chamber of Commerce is coordinating a CPR/ First Aid Certification Course from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 19 at the Fire Department Training Center at 1711 Tucker St. Training given by Alert Medical Training Inc. Cost is $50 or $25 for Chamber members. Register in advance by contacting the Chamber office, 891-2235.
After-business mixer: Selma District Chamber of Commerce's next after-business mixer is at Second Chance Animal Shelter, 2831 W. Front St. Mixer is 5-6 p.m. June 19. Bring a drawing gift and your business card. Donations for the dog shelter are sought.
Friday, June 21
Svensk Midsommar: Svensk Butik is hosting Svensk Midsommar at 6 p.m. June 21 at Coffee Pot Park, 1460 Marion St. Bring a couple of your favorite Swedish dishes for the smorgasbord. Be sure to bring plenty so there is enough to share with visitors from Sweden. Also bring your own, table service, lawn chairs, flowers and birch branches for the Midsommar Pole. Attendees are encouraged to wear their Swedish attire.
Elder abuse prevention: Valley Caregiver Resource Center, Fresno-Madera Area Agency on Aging and Fresno County Adult Protective Services are sponsoring an elder abuse awareness and prevention event from 9:30 a.m. to noon June 21 at TorNino’s Banquets, 5080 N. Blackstone Ave., Fresno. Local law enforcement, elected officials, government agencies and community organizations will join together to discuss the effects of elder abuse in Fresno and Madera Counties. The focus of this year’s event is financial elder abuse. Financial exploitation can come from a family member, caregiver or scammer. No charge to attend, but seating is limited. Register online before June 17 at http://bit.ly/2X1TrT0. Pre-registration includes a free continental breakfast. Details: 224-9177.
Saturday, June 22
Hawaiian luau: The Knights of Columbus annual scholarship dinner starts at 6 p.m. with the no-host social hour June 22 at the St. Joseph’s Hall, 2441 Dockery Ave. Event includes teriyaki chicken dinner at 7 p.m., dancing from 8 p.m. to midnight. Polynesian dancers, raffles and music deejay included in event. Admission is $30 per person or $50 per couple. Details: Anthony Montijo, 647-7628.
Wednesday, July 3
Independence Celebration: Selma Chamber of Commerce and the American Legion Post 12 host the July 3rd Fireworks Celebration at Selma High School. The David Aguallo Band performs. There will be some modification to the seating as Staley Stadium is under renovation. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $5 for adults, $2 for children 5-12. Preferred parking is $2. Bring your own lawn chairs. No outside food or ice chests. Food booths, children’s activities, community spirit awards and honoring of Vets included in event. Details: 891-2235.
Independence Celebration: Kingsburg's Independence Day celebration is 6-9 p.m. July 3. Event is hosted by the Kingsburg Chamber of Commerce and includes food vendors, a DJ and spectacular firework display. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 4-12. Contact Kaitlyn Castaneda for more information at 897-1111 or the Chamber office, 1475 Draper St.
Friday, July 12
Movies: Selma’s Movies in the Park open at 5 p.m. July 12 and July 26 at Lincoln Park. Movie starts at dusk at 7:30 p.m. Movies are to be announced. No admission charge or parking fee. Bring your own lawn chair. Pre-movie activities and food vendors on site. For details, contact the Selma District Chamber of Commerce, 891-2235.
Fridays, Aug. 2 - 30
Summer concerts: Selma’s Concert in the Park and Farmers Market are 7 p.m. at Lincoln Park on Aug. 2, 9, 16, 23, and August 30. Concert schedule to be announced.
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. 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 — The Country Music Jam is 4:30-8 p.m. the third Saturdays of the month at the Nick Medina Senior Center. 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. Bring an item for the 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.
The Crandell Swim Complex - Public Swim starts on Monday, June 10, 2019 (12:00pm to 4:00pm) Monday-Friday. Public Swim is a great way to spend the day for all ages (under 12 with adult supervision). Lap SwimmingandAqua Aerobicsare already underway and this year features Aqua Zumba for those who want to get a great dance workout!
The Crandell Swim Complex offers a retreat from the heat with a full-service snack bar, Friday Night Swim, Dive-In Movies