May 1 – June 7
Aqua aerobics: Group classes will be offered at the Crandell Swim Complex at Kingsburg High’s campus. Classes are 5:30-6:30 a.m. or 7-8 p.m. for aqua Zumba. Cost is $4 per class or $45 monthly. Details: 897-5328.
Saturday, May 11
KHS Ag Boosters dinner: Kingsburg Ag Boosters is hosting its annual Spring Social, Dinner and Auction. Social hour starts at 5:30 p.m. and dinner starts at 6:30 p.m. May 11 at the Kingsburg Gun Club, 2246 Gilbert Dr. Tickets are $40/person with chance to win raffle prizes. Purchase by calling the Kingsburg High Ag Department at 897-2248 or email Jimmy Trigueiro at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, May 16
Dinner fundraiser: Selma’s First Christian Church is hosting a fundraising dinner from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. May 16 only at Tahoe Joe’s Famous Steakhouse, 7006 N. Cedar Ave., Fresno, 299-9740. Tickets are $20 each. Dinners are dine in or take out and include option of steak, barbecue chicken or ribs. Meal includes green beans, mashed potatoes, choice of soup or salad. Not to be combined with other offers. For tickets, contact First Christian members, 896-2691. One dollar from each ticket supports Heifer International and the rest benefits church outreach missions.
May 16 - July 11
Selma Farmers Markets: The Selma Farmers Markets are 6-10 p.m. May 16, 30, 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 email@example.com or at 2172 E. Front St., Ste. 108. See their FB page for updates at https://www.facebook.com/selmafarmersmarket/.
Friday, May 17
Wine Tasting/Dinner: A wine tasting and dinner event is 6-9 p.m. May 17 at the Kings River Winery, 4276 Greenwood Ave., Sanger. Tickets are $40 each. Proceeds benefit Selma's Pioneer Village. Tickets are available at the Recreation Department, 891-2237, or District Chamber of Commerce, 891-2235. Details: Bob Allen, 891-2235.
Saturday, May 18
Church concert series: First Christian Church is hosting a Saturday Evening Concert at 7 p.m. May 18 at 2026 Arrants St., Selma. The Tower Quartet and special guest pianist Jordan Williams will perform “Fever Dream,” and music by Beethoven and Shostakovich. No charge for concert. Free will donations accepted.
Back to Life block party: Bringing Broken Neighborhoods Back to Life hosts a free block party from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Adventist Health Hospital. Event includes free food, music, bike raffles, bounce houses. The inter-faith effort is co-sponsored by the Selma Police Department.
Saturday, June 1
Relay for Life: The American Cancer Relay for Life is 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. June 1 at Lincoln Park. The 12-hour event includes music, games, contests, kids’ activities, drawings, food and drink, on-site fundraisers and live performances. Details: Jane Ono, 313-3968, firstname.lastname@example.org or Kim Silva-Wallace, 900-1126, email@example.com. On Facebook: Relay for Life of Fowler, Kingsburg & Selma.
Playground fundraiser: A meal to raise $4,000 for a playground in the rural community of London is 3-6 p.m. June 1 at the Diane P. Hodges Community Center. 5750 Avenue 378, London, 595-0723. Tickets are $10 and include meat, rice, beans, tortillas and salad. Meals may be picked up curbside. Details, 595-0723 or via message on their FB page at https://www.facebook.com/A-Playground-For-London-2336816093220344/.
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.