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African American Read-In Program
In celebration of Black History Month, Dr. Francine Oputa, Director of Fresno State's Center for Women and Culture, will share her favorite African American author's book.
Fresno County Public Library - West Fresno Branch
Fresno, CA

Sat 2/23/19 at 3pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Class/Workshop
Social Enterprise Academy
Pacific University Center for Community Transformation offers a four-module academy that takes participants’ social enterprise plan from concept to implementation. Price includes lunch. Register at carlos.huerta@fresno.edu.
Bitwise Hive
Fresno, CA

Sat 2/23/19 at 9am-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
Clovis Speechmasters (Toastmasters) Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters Club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.
Seven Cafe and Grill
Clovis, CA

Tue 2/26/19 at 12pm
Tue 3/5/19 at 12pm
Tue 3/12/19 at 12pm
Tue 3/19/19 at 12pm
Tue 3/26/19 at 12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Join Prestige Assisted Living for a Discussion on New Trends in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care
Prestige Assisted Living at Visalia invites the community to attend a free discussion on Tuesday, February 26 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., led by internationally recognized memory care expert David Troxel, MPH, who will share the latest research and trends th...
Prestige Assisted Living at Visalia
Visalia, CA

Tue 2/26/19 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
African American Read-In Program
In Celebration of Black History Month, Fresno Poet Laureate Bryan Medina will share a book from one of his favorite African American authors.
Woodward Park Regional Library
Fresno, CA

Wed 2/27/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Seminar, Education
Information Seminar: Teacher Preparation Program at UC Merced Extension
New year, new opportunities. Join UC Merced Extensions for this informative hour on becoming a teaching candidate with the one-year, multiple or single subject teaching credential program. All you need to qualify is to hold a bachelor’s degree in any su...
University of California, Merced – Downtown Campus Center
Merced, CA

Wed 2/27/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Armenian Song Repertoire of the Middle East: Part II
The Armenian Studies Program at California State University, The Middle East Studies Lecture, Performance, & Film Series, and the Global Music Lecture Series present “Armenian Song Repertoire of the Middle East: Part II” by Richard Hagopian. Friday, March ...
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Fri 3/1/19 at 5pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
SFPD Sergeant/Author Adam Plantinga Speaks on "Police Craft"
San Francisco Police Department Sergeant Adam Plantinga will speak on police issues and sign copies of his new book "Police Craft: What Cops Know About Crime, Community, and Violence" at A Book Barn, 640 Clovis Ave, Saturday March 2 at 3 p.m. "Police Craft...
A Book Barn
Clovis, CA

Sat 3/2/19 at 3pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Author Reading: Patricia Smith
The Fresno State Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing presents a reading with author Patricia Smith as part of the Fresno Poets’ Association reading series. Poet, teacher, and artist, Smith’s eighth book is “Incendiary Art,” winner of the 2018 K...
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Tue 3/5/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Armenia’s Road to and Since The ‘Velvet’ Revolution
The Armenian Studies Program at California State University present “Armenia’s Road to and Since The ‘Velvet’ Revolution” by Dr. Ara Sanjian. Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 7:30 PM in the University Business Center, Alice Peters Auditorium at Fresno State. Dr....
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Thu 3/7/19 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
Sequoia Genealogical Society meeting
On Thursday evening, March 7, 2019, the Sequoia Genealogical Society and Corky Peterson will present the program Unusual Sources. If you are an experienced genealogy researcher or just new to searching-out your family heritage knowing where to look is very...
Tulare Public Library - Central Library
Tulare, CA

Thu 3/7/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
“How We Lived: The Houshamadyan Project”
The Armenian Studies Program at California State University presents “How We Lived: The Houshamadyan Project” by Dr. Vahe Tachjian. Thursday, March 11, 2019 at 7:30 PM in the University Business Center, Alice Peters Auditorium at Fresno State. Dr. Tachjian...
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Mon 3/11/19 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Business
Sell to the Government
There has never been a better time for you to do business with the Federal government, the world’s biggest purchaser of goods and services. If you are exploring opportunities that exist for your business or have just started selling to Federal agencies, th...
Small Business Administration
Fresno, CA

Tue 3/12/19 at 9am-11am
Tue 4/9/19 at 9am-11am
Tue 5/14/19 at 9am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Sierra Club Tehipite Chapter Annual Potluck Banquet
This is a potluck dinner, so bring a dish to share! Bring a main dish, side dish, salad, or dessert. Keynote speaker Keith Berghold, retired city planner and current Executive Director of Fresno Metro Ministry, will present "Sustainability, Walkability,...
Big Red Church (First Congregational Church)
Fresno, CA

Sat 3/16/19 at 5pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Closets Are for Clothes
Peter Robertson will be the featured speaker at the March meeting of PFLAG Tulare & Kings Counties. He will discuss his perspective on the past forty years of local LGBT history. Our meetings are open to the public, safe, confidential, and refreshments are...
Congregation B'nai David
Visalia, CA

Sun 3/17/19 at 3pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop
Anti-Human Trafficking Training (HT 101)
The Center for Community Transformation at Fresno Pacific University hosts the Central Valley Justice Coalition to present part one of this two-part workshop. Register at: justiceco.org/ht101
Fresno Pacific University AIMS Center
Fresno, CA

Tue 3/19/19 at 6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Edmund Janzen Lectureship
Speaker Kara Lyons-Pardue, Ph.D., associate professor at Point Loma Nazarene University, will explore Jesus’ interaction with women in the book of Mark. Desert reception at 6:30pm, lecture at 7:00pm
Fresno Pacific University – BC Lounge
Fresno, CA

Thu 3/28/19 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
“The Missing Pages: The Modern Life of a Medieval Manuscript, From Genocide to Justice”
The Armenian Studies Program at Fresno State presents “The Missing Pages: The Modern Life of a Medieval Manuscript, From Genocide to Justice” by Dr. Heghnar Zeitlian (UC Davis). Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 7:30 PM in the University Business Center, Alice Pe...
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Thu 4/4/19 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Los Californianos – Fresno County Genealogical Society
Do you have ancestry dating back to early California settlement by Spain? Join us for a presentation by Arlene Haywood and John Lorenzana while they share about “Los Californianos”. They will talk about the original settlements in California from the estab...
Woodward Park Regional Library
Fresno, CA

Tue 4/9/19 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Talks/Lectures
Young Writers' Conference 2019
The Department of English at Fresno State presents the 2019 Young Writers’ Conference, featuring a keynote address from California-based author, artist, and educator Maceo Montoya. He’s published books in various genres while his arts have been featured in...
California State University, Fresno – Satellite Student Union
Fresno, CA

Wed 4/10/19 at 8am-2pm
    

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