Friday, April 19 - Saturday, April 20
Kingsburg Car Show-Senior Pancake Breakfast: The 25th Annual Kingsburg Car Show kicks off with Cruise Night from 5-8 p.m. April 19 and the Car Show from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 20. Register online to enter the show. The Senior Center’s Pancake Breakfast and 50/50 raffle is 7-11 a.m. is also April 20 at the Senior Center, 1450 Ellis St.
Saturday, April 20
Senior Center Pancake breakfast: The Kingsburg Senior Center is hosting a Swedish pancake breakfast from 7-11 a.m. April 20 at the Center, 1450 Ellis St. Breakfast includes sausage and fruit. Event includes a 50-50 raffle. Proceeds benefit the Senior Center. Donation is $5. Details: 897-5821.
Monday, April 22 – Saturday, May 4
Spring Clean-Up: Kingsburg’s spring clean-up is April 22 through May 4 at Mid Valley Disposal, 1535 Avenue 392. The event is free for those who live inside the city limits. Proof of residency is required. Bring your driver’s license and a copy of a utility bill. Details: 897-5821 or Mid Valley Disposal: 897-5217.
Wednesday, April 24
Denim Day: Denim Day will be celebrated in Kingsburg on April 24 with a fundraiser to benefit the Marjaree Mason Center. Buttons may be purchased at City Hall for $5 and jean wearers may donate $10. Details: Abigail Palsgaard, 545-6675, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, April 25
CPR Training: Alert Medical Training is offering CPR/First Aid/AED training from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m. April 25 at the Fire Department Training Center, 1711 Tucker St., Selma. Training is open to the public. To register visit the Selma District Chamber of Commerce office, or call 891-2235. Cost is $25 for Chamber members and $50 for non-members.
April 25 – July 11
Selma Farmers Markets: The second season of Selma’s Farmers Market kicks off April 25 with the series continuing May 16, 30, June 13, 27 and July 11. 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/.
Sunday, April 28
Historical Society’s 50th Anniversary: The Kingsburg Historical Society is having a free picnic for society members and the general public to celebrate its 50th Anniversary. The celebration is 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 28. Picnic includes hamburgers, hot dogs, chips and a drink. Dessert vendors will be on site. Kids’ bounce house will be available. A short informational meeting will be at 1 p.m.
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
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.
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.
Thursday, May 2
National Day of Prayer: Event is from noon to 2 p.m.at Lincoln Park.Organizers will pray for the country’s president and local leaders, city, school, police, people, homeless, abortion, division and confusion. A free lunch will be provided to all who attend.Details: 836-8165, firstname.lastname@example.org. Hosted by Delfina Vazquez.
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, email@example.com or Kim Silva-Wallace, 900-1126, firstname.lastname@example.org. On Facebook: Relay for Life of Fowler, Kingsburg & Selma.
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 email@example.com.
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.