HOW to hold monthly dinner: RSVP by Feb. 9, for the 6 p.m. event at the Hanford Fraternal Hall, 1015 N. 10th Ave., Hanford. Helping One Woman's Hanford branch will meet Feb. 19, at the Fraternal Hall. Attendees are welcome to bring a dessert or an item for the opportunity drawing. RSVP for dinner, tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children, by mailing checks (payable to Cindy Rodrigues) before deadline, to HOW Hanford, PO Box 851, Hanford Ca., 93232. Only attending meeting? RSVP with an email to HOWHanford@gmail.com.
FFA 5K and Flapjack run/walk: Feb. 10, 7 a.m., Sierra Pacific High School, 1259 13th Ave., Hanford. Join the Hanford FFA as they host the annual 5k run/walk. Registration for the 5k is $30 and includes a t-shirt and buffet pancake breakfast. Additional breakfast tickets can be purchased for $10 each, Applebees in Hanford will host the breakfast. Visit http://bit.ly/2Er1D3w for information and registration.
Temple Grandin at the Saroyan: Feb. 21, 10:30 a.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host Temple Grandin, professor of animal science at Colorado State University, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.
Kings Resource Fair: Feb. 22, 4-7 p.m., Hanford Civic Auditorium, 400 N. Douty St., Hanford. Come out and get informed. The Kings County Office of Education is hosting a resource fair with information for parents, teachers, students, case managers and vendors. Booths with information on behavioral support, vocational training, recreation, work and more. Vendors interested in participating or general questions call 589-7092.
Kings Players present 'Too Soon for Daisies': Opens Feb. 23, Temple Theater, 514 Visalia St. in Hanford. The Kings Players brings you “Too Soon for Daisies”. This dark and poignant comedy is about three eccentric women who have been put out to pasture, but aren't ready to be cast out just yet. Tickets are $12 online at www.kingsplayers.net or $14 at the Box Office. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. Feb. 24, runs through March 2-4, 9-11, 16-18.
CCWC’s community celebration grant: Deadline for application submission is Feb. 27 by 11:59 p.m. The board of directors of the Central California Women’s Conference (CCWC) is seeking non-profits serving women and children to apply for a share of the $100,000 in available grant money. All grant requests will be made online. The criteria for grant submissions are posted on http://bit.ly/2knnm1J.
Michael Pollan at the Saroyan: March 21, 10:30 a.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host Author, Michael Pollan, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.
John Walsh at the Saroyan: April 18, 10:30 a.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host, Anti-crime advocate, John Walsh, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.
Square dancing lessons: Mondays, 7-9 p.m., Coe Park Hall, 543 S. Douty St. Join the Square Eights Club as they host square dancing lessons.Enjoy wholesome fun, quality exercise and good fellowship, singles and couples welcome. Adults $10 per month. Information: Call 967-3274 or visit Square Eights on Facebook.
Hawaiian dance classes KCC: Mondays, 5-6 p.m., Kings Cultural Center, 14054 Front St., Armona. Kings Cultural Center is offering Hawaiian dance classes at $43 per student. Information: Call Kings Cultural Center, 589-6255, or visit www.kingsculturalcenter.org.
Kings Cultural Center: Tuesdays, Kings Cultural Center, 14054 Front St., Armona. Kings Cultural Center, is offering at 5-6 p.m. violin, guitar and trumpet classes. From 6-7 p.m., Mariachi los Reyes, Zumba dance and New KCC Mariachi classes. From 7-8 p.m., Keyboard and Mariachi los Reyes classes. Instrument classes (violin, trumpet, guitar and keyboard) are $30 per student for a month. Mariachi classes are $45 per student and Zumba is $25 per student per month, or $5 drop-in. Information: Call Kings Cultural Center, 589-6255, or visit www.kingsculturalcenter.org.