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Talks & Readings: Religious
Adult Spiritual Education: Living the Questions
The "Living the Questions 2.0" DVD series is an open-minded alternative to studies that attempt to give participants all the answers and instead strives to create an environment where participants can interact with one another in exploring what's next on t...
Community United Church of Christ
Fresno, CA

Sun 3/26/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/2/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/9/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/16/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/23/17 at 9am-10:15am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Spiritual Adult Education: Living the Questions
This program will help you on your spiritual journey by opening your heart and mind to "truths" you have had a hard time understanding and accepting in their metaphorical context. The class meets every Sunday morning. You can come as often or as little as ...
Community United Church of Christ
Fresno, CA

Sun 3/26/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/2/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/9/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/16/17 at 9am-10:15am
Sun 4/23/17 at 9am-10:15am
Talks & Readings: Religious
Griefshare
This program is a journey from "Mourning to Joy" for those who have lost loved ones, with Biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics.
Kerman Covenant Church
Kerman, CA

Mon 3/27/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Mon 4/3/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Mon 4/10/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Mon 4/17/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Mon 4/24/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Special Event, Ethnic
Armenian Culture Conservancy
The Armenian Culture Conservancy will give a presentation on Armenian architecture in the United States. Coffee will be served at 6:30 pm, followed by the speaker at 7.
Woodward Park Regional Library
Fresno, CA

Tue 3/28/17 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Classes/Clinics
International & Adventure Travel Basics
Thinking about an exciting adventure abroad? Curious about what planning the trip might entail? Join REI’s international & adventure travel experts to learn the nuances of an international adventure trip. During this class, you’ll cover aspects of pre-plan...
REI
Fresno, CA

Tue 3/28/17 at 6pm-7:30pm
Mon 4/3/17 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Jewish American Women Artists
Gloria Orenstein (Emerita Professor of Comparative Literature and Gender Studies, University of Southern California), "Jewish American Women Artists: Intersections of Feminism and Jewish Identity in Contemporary Art." Gloria will present the work of contem...
California State University, Fresno – Social Science Building
Fresno, CA

Tue 3/28/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Author Talk: Tom Morton
Local author Tom Morton discusses his book "Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: Remembrances of My Service in the Marines," which traces his journey from Navy brat to surfer to a United States Marine.
Betty Rodriguez Regional Library
Fresno, CA

Wed 3/29/17 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Author reading with Jerald Walker
Author reading: Jerald Walker Thursday, March 30 at 7 p.m. The Master of Fine Arts Program at Fresno State presents a reading with author Jerald Walker as part of The Normal School literary magazine’s reading series. A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Works...
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Thu 3/30/17 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Seniors, Class/Workshop
Introduction to Genealogy
This is an all-round introduction to the basics of genealogical (family history) research. What stories might your ancestors tell? Please call the branch to register.
Fowler Branch Library
Fowler, CA

Thu 3/30/17 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Class/Workshop
Anxiety Group
This is a group for those who suffer from anxiety, phobias and OCD. It will meet for 12 weeks on Saturdays.
Fresno Family Counseling Center
Fresno, CA

Sat 4/1/17 at 10am-12pm
Sat 4/8/17 at 10am-12pm
Sat 4/15/17 at 10am-12pm
Sat 4/22/17 at 10am-12pm
Sat 4/29/17 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Author talk with Linda Kane
Author Linda Kane talks about being an effective writer, and focuses on the development of characters and how this corresponds to her own books.
Central Library
Fresno, CA

Sat 4/1/17 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Politics
Oakhurst Democratic Club meeting
"Won't Get Fooled Again!" Will The E.P.A. Go Away? Can Spicer Be Nicer? Dump Trump? On Saturday, April First, the Oakhurst Democratic Club presents: “Won’t Get Fooled Again” -- An April Fools’ Day 2017 Special -- An Uncensored Open Discussion – A Fr...
Denny's
Oakhurst, CA

Sat 4/1/17 at 8:30am-10:30am
Talks & Readings: Hiking
It Takes Two: Backpacking with a Buddy
In this class, you’ll learn the basics of backpacking and focus on making your next plus-one trip a success. Learn how to divide weight, share gear, responsibilities and camaraderie in the backcountry.
REI
Fresno, CA

Sun 4/2/17 at 2pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Computers/Technology
Fresno Mac/Apple User Group
Fresno Mac/Apple Users Group Workshops, Demonstrations, Help desk, Raffle prices, Refreshments. Guests welcome. FMUG meets on the First Tuesday of the month at 6:30 to 8:30 PM Next meeting is November 1, 2016 The Fresno Mac/Apple Users Group hol...
University of California Center
Fresno, CA

Tue 4/4/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Tue 5/2/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Tue 6/6/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lecture by Dr. Keith Watenpaugh
Dr. Keith Watenpaugh of UC Davis will present a lecture titled "The Drowned, the Saved, and the Forgotten: Genocide and the Foundations of Modern Humanitarianism." His talk will examine the international humanitarian responses to the genocide of the Ott...
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Tue 4/4/17 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Class/Workshop
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a program to help family caregivers (no professional caregivers or volunteers) take care of themselves while caring for an older relative or friend. This class will give you, the family caregiver, tools to help you reduce s...
Valley Caregiver Resource Center
Fresno, CA

Tue 4/4/17 - Tue 5/9/17 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Class/Workshop, Education, Special Event
San Joaquin College of Law Career Panel
Discover the diverse opportunities a law degree can provide. Hear from five SJCL Alumni attorneys engaged in a wide range of practices and learn more about what our graduates do. The SJCL Career Panel is a free forum facilitated by SJCL Dean Janice Pearson...
San Joaquin College of Law
Clovis, CA

Tue 4/4/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
"What Makes the Neighborhood Jewish?: Contesting and Promoting Gentrification in 1980s Los Angeles"
Max D. Baumgarten (Jack H. Skirball Fellow in Modern Jewish Culture at the University of California, Los Angeles), "What Makes the Neighborhood Jewish?: Contesting and Promoting Gentrification in 1980s Los Angeles." Max will discuss how different Jewish su...
California State University, Fresno - McKee-Fisk Building
Fresno, CA

Wed 4/5/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Art Talk
Nikiko Masumoto: Special adaptation of What We Could Carry
"What We Could Carry" is a 45 minute one-woman show developed and performed by Nikiko Masumoto. The show asks us to consider how and what memory we carry about Japanese-American experiences before, during and after Internment and World War II. Based almost...
California State University, Fresno – Henry Madden Library
Fresno, CA

Wed 4/5/17 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
San Joaquin Valley Town Hall: Lisa Genova
Lisa Genova, a New York Times bestselling author and speaker, is often called the "Oliver Sacks of fiction." Genova graduated as valedictorian from Bates College with a degree in Biopsychology and then earned a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Harvard University...
Saroyan Theatre at Fresno Convention Center
Fresno, CA

Wed 4/5/17 at 10:30am
    

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