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Local group continues 'Caring For America'

LEMOORE - The Kings County Republican Women Federated visited Mary Immaculate Queen School in Lemoore during the first week of September to continue the “Caring For America” community contributions campaign they began in May.

During their visit, members gave thesauruses to the third-grade class, president books to the fifth-grade class and U.S. Constitution books to the eighth-grade class. During the May visit, the members distributed books to first through fourth grades. Each student was given two books to take home as their own.


Indian Education council meeting: Today, noon, at the Santa Rosa Rancheria Educational Center. Meeting dates are subject to change, updates are posted on school and District website one week prior to meeting dates. For more information call Scott Chennault at 925-2616. 


Constitution Week conference - Reedley: Sept. 21, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Sept. 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., Reedley College, 995 N. Reed Ave., Reedley. The goal of the conference is to broaden the average citizen's understanding of the Constitution, rights and duties. Over the course of two days 20 speakers including state assemblymen, federal judges, district attorneys, law enforcement officials, and David Webb, host of the David Webb Show on SiriusXM Patriot125, Fox News Contributor, Columnist for The Hill, and Breitbart News contributor will share their expertise and reflections on the Constitution. The event is free and open to the public. Information: Contact Dr. Bryan Tellalian at

Immigration Conference - Visalia: Sept. 23, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., College of the Sequoias, 915 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia. College of the Sequoias’ Puente Project, a transfer-readiness program for historically underrepresented students at colleges, is collaborating with various community organizations to host and co-sponsor an Immigration Conference. The conference will be free to the public with free childcare services. Information: Contact Special Projects Coordinator and English Faculty, James Espinoza,, 730-3946.


MIQ Fall Festival - Lemoore: Oct. 1, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., MIQ School, 884 N. Lemoore Ave., Lemoore. Mary Immaculate Queen School is hosting their annual Fall Festival is the school's biggest fundraiser of the year. Carnival style games, food and sweet shop. This event is open to the public. Call 924-3424 for information.


CASE in search of host families: Cultural Academic Student Exchange (CASE): Is currently looking for volunteer Host Families to host International students participating in our second semester program. Information: Contact CASE by calling either 951-685-9321 or 209-422-6145 or visit for more information.


Hanford High Class of 1962: Oct. 7, Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino, 17225 Jersey Ave., Lemoore. Hanford High class of '62 is celebrating 55 years. Join us for an evening of fun and receive $15 Tachi Cash. Come semi-casual or dressed to the nines, your choice. Tickets are $49 per person or $98 per couple. Registration forms for the evening are due by Sept. 25, contact Linda Alvernaz Meesters at 816-1113 or Mary Ann Heman Landis at 816-3200. Room reservations at the special rate of $119 are to be booked before Sept. 22, call (800) 615-8030 or 924-7751 and let them know you are from the class of '62, or visit online at and use promo code: SRSHH62.

Hanford High Class of 1972: Oct. 7, 6-11 p.m., Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino, 17225 Jersey Ave., Lemoore. Calling all Hanford High class of '72! Join us for the 45th reunion. Tickets are $49 per person or $95 per couple. Information: For times and reservation form email

Hanford High Class of 1967: Oct. 21, Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino, 17225 Jersey Ave., Lemoore. Class of '67 we have reached the golden anniversary, 50 years! Join your classmates for social hour at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m. Memory books are available for pre-purchase for $15. Tickets are $40 per person or $75 per couple, ticket deadline is September. Information: Contact Pat Mattos at 584-5257.

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