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Ongoing drive

School clothing drive: Kingsburg’s Community Assistance Programs and Services is now accepting gently used children’s clothing for its back-to-school sales. The sales will take place from 5-7:30 p.m. July 26 at KCAPS, July 30 at LCAPS and Aug. 2 for TCAPS. KCAPS is at 1139 Draper St., 897-7961.

Fridays through Aug. 3

Dive-In Movie Series: Kingsburg hosts a series of Friday night movies at the Crandell Swim Complex at the Kingsburg High campus, 1900 18th Ave. through Aug. 3. Movies are 7-10 p.m. Entrance is $3 person. A snack bar is available.

June through August

Kids' recreation program: Kingsburg’s Summer Recreation Program is underway and runs through August. The program is 12:30-5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday at Kingsburg High’s rooms 84 and 85. Cost is $230 for the summer, per child, or $130 per month. The program is for children ages transitional kindergarten through eighth-grade. Activities include arts, crafts, movies, field trips, swimming and snacks. Summer lunch is offered through the Fresno County Economic Opportunities Commission. Get registration documents online at https://bit.ly/2HIDkhw. Details: Adam Castaneda, 897-5821.

June through Aug. 10

Swedish camp: Mats Hellgren, a Fresno Pacific graduate student who recently moved from Sweden to Clovis, is offering a Swedish Summer Camp for children. Attendees will learn about the Swedish language and culture during the week-long sessions. Camp takes place at Colony Covenant Church 11474 S. Zediker Ave. Camps are June 25-29 for ages 9-13; July 9-13 for ages 14-18; July 23-27 for ages 9-13; Aug. 6-10 for ages 5-8. Cost is $190 per week; includes lunch, snacks, Swedish Fika and supplies. Details: matshellgren@hotmail.com, 371-5159 or facebook.com/sfecamp.

July 9 - Aug. 3

Swim lessons: Swimming lessons are continuing at Selma High’s pool through America’s Kids Swim School. Lessons are Monday through Friday in two-week sessions. Sessions III is July 9-20 and Session IV is July 23-Aug. 3. Classes are 2-5 p.m. in 30-minute timeslots. Classes are for independent children ages 3 and older, levels 1-10. Registration is $35 per family and cost ranges from $98-$109. To enroll, call 324-7946 or www.americaskidsinmotion.com.

Thursday, July 12

Concerts Under The Stars: Come join us for our 2018 Concerts Under The Stars at Memorial Park, 18th Avenue and Sierra Street. There will be food vendors starting at 5 p.m. and our City Band will start playing at 8 p.m.

Fridays, July 13, July 27

Movies in the Park: Selma Chamber of Commerce is hosting two family movie nights in the park. "Coco" will be shown on July 13 and another to-be-announced movie will be shown on July 27 and start at 7 p.m. Movies will be shown at Lincoln Park. There is no charge to attend the shows and snacks will also be free. Entertainment and refreshments will be available prior to the movie, which will begin at nightfall. The Selma Fire Department will give a presentation at the July 27 showing. Details, Chamber at 709-3515. 

Fridays, July 13, July 20, July 27

Tamales: Selma High’s Black Bear Brigade Marching and Color Guard Boosters are selling tamales. One dozen red chili pork tamales costs $20. Pick up from 4-6 p.m. on July 13, July 20 or July 27 at Glacier Refrigeration & Air, 1200 Valley View. Contact Diane Egleston-Jensen at dnjnsn@yahoo.com for tickets.

Tuesday, July 17

Farmers market: Selma is having its first farmers market of the season from 6-10 p.m. July 17 on High St. Vendors include fresh produce and baked goods. Live music will be performed. The markets will be every third Tuesday of the month with the last one in September.

Thursday, July 19

Concerts Under The Stars: Come join us for our 2018 Concerts Under The Stars at Memorial Park, 18th Avenue and Sierra Street. There will be food vendors starting at 5 p.m. and our City Band will start playing at 8 p.m.

Saturday, July 21

Rock Concert: Selma High Football Boosters are hosting a classic rock concert “Rock’N the Bears Den” from 5-11 p.m. July 21 at Pioneer Village. The event features The Executive Rockers Band and Road House. Solid Gold DJ will play music before the event and in-between band performances. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased online at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3527415. Bring your own lawn chair. There will be a no-host bar, food vendors and large dance floor available. Meet the coaches and varsity football team. Event is for adults 21 and older only.

Thursday, July 26

Concerts Under The Stars - Final concert: Come join us for our 2018 Concerts Under The Stars at Memorial Park, 18th Avenue and Sierra Street. There will be food vendors starting at 5 p.m. and our City Band will start playing at 8 p.m.

Fresno Gem and Mineral Club: July 26, 7-8:45 p.m., University of California Center Building, 550 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno. The monthly general meetings of the Fresno Gem and Mineral Society are held on the 4th Thursday of each month. Information contact Peggy Keating-Bolm by email at peggykeatingbolm2@gmail.com, call 708-822-0361 or visit http://www.fgms/.

Thursday, Aug. 23

Fresno Gem and Mineral Club: Aug. 23, 7-8:45 p.m., University of California Center Building, 550 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno. The monthly general meetings of the Fresno Gem and Mineral Society are held on the 4th Thursday of each month. Information contact Peggy Keating-Bolm by email at peggykeatingbolm2@gmail.com, call 708-822-0361 or visit http://www.fgms/.

Saturday, Sept. 15

Relay Dance: The American Cancer Society and Relay For Life are hosting a “Savor the Flavors” fundraiser from 4-7 p.m. Sept. 15 at Ron Dusten’s residence, 363 N. Maine Ave., Fresno. Prestige will perform. Restaurants interested in participating may contact Diane Egleston-Jensen  at dianej.rfl@gmail.com.

Thursday, Sept. 27

Fresno Gem and Mineral Club: Sept. 27, 7-8:45 p.m., University of California Center Building, 550 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno. The monthly general meetings of the Fresno Gem and Mineral Society are held on the 4th Thursday of each month. Information contact Peggy Keating-Bolm by email at peggykeatingbolm2@gmail.com, call 708-822-0361 or visit http://www.fgms/.

Thursday, Oct. 25

Fresno Gem and Mineral Club: Oct. 25, 7-8:45 p.m., University of California Center Building, 550 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno. The monthly general meetings of the Fresno Gem and Mineral Society are held on the 4th Thursday of each month. Information contact Peggy Keating-Bolm by email at peggykeatingbolm2@gmail.com, call 708-822-0361 or visit http://www.fgms/.

Thursday, Nov. 22

Fresno Gem and Mineral Club: Nov. 22, 7-8:45 p.m., University of California Center Building, 550 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno. The monthly general meetings of the Fresno Gem and Mineral Society are held on the 4th Thursday of each month. Information contact Peggy Keating-Bolm by email at peggykeatingbolm2@gmail.com, call 708-822-0361 or visit http://www.fgms/.

Thursday, Dec. 27

Fresno Gem and Mineral Club: Dec. 27, 7-8:45 p.m., University of California Center Building, 550 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno. The monthly general meetings of the Fresno Gem and Mineral Society are held on the 4th Thursday of each month. Information contact Peggy Keating-Bolm by email at peggykeatingbolm2@gmail.com, call 708-822-0361 or visit http://www.fgms/.

ONGOING

SELMA — “A Time to Heal” is a support group to help cancer survivors by educating them about proper nutrition, improving their relationships at home and helping them create everlasting friendships. This group has expanded out to Selma. For locations and details and to sign up, please call Laurie Schirling or Julce Belo at the Breast Care Center, 125 Mall Drive, Suite 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. For more information, call Ruth at 896-1798 or Armando at 250-4067.

SELMA — The S.M.A.R.T. (Serving and Mobilizing Assistance, Resources, Training) Center is located at the Salazar Center at Valley View and Sheridan. Serving the community of Selma by offers morning and evening fitness programs, food distributions and Christ centered ministries. We also offer counseling for families. For more information call 790-9535.

SELMA — The Danish American Heritage Museum is open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the second Saturday of the month at located at 905 R St., Fresno. The museum has the largest Danish genealogy records in the Valley, a collection of Danish artifacts, a Danish/American library and a gift shop with imported products from Denmark. Details: 898-0227.

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 — A country Music Jam is 5 to 8 p.m. the first and third Saturdays of the month at the Nick Medina Senior Center, Selma. 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 andyreeve49@gmail.com.

KINGSBURG — Acoustic Music Jams (old country, plus variety of other music) is 5 to 9 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays of the month at Kingsburg Senior Center. Includes a potluck. All ages are encouraged to play, sing, dance/line dance and listen. Details: June Carender, 259-4676; 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. on the first Friday of the month at Trinity Lutheran Church, 3973

FRESNO — The Discovery Center's museum is less of a traditional museum and more of an interactive science arcade. The exhibits focus on a range of different sciences and topics including: botany, geology, dinosaurs, electricity, magnets, an interactive music and sound exhibit, anatomy, live animals, American Indian basket collection and more. Visit thediscoverycenter.net for times and more details. Details: 322-1743. 

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