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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
The Sky as a Wilderness, June Meeting Tehipite Chapter, Sierra Club
Join Fresno State Professor Fred Ringwald as he discusses "The Sky as a Wilderness." This talk will include the problem of light pollution and what can be done about it, as well as SETI - the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence. Professor Ringwald h...
UC Merced Center, Fresno
Fresno, CA

Wed 6/20/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Trading Places - Aging parents
Saint Agnes Medical Center's Spirit of Women group is hosting a free event to help families who are or will soon be caring for aging parents. While caring for an aging parent can be a richly rewarding yet hectic and emotional experience, the key to minimiz...
Saint Agnes Care Center Northwest
Fresno, CA

Thu 6/21/18 at 6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Toastmasters at Craig School of Business, Fresno State
Passionate and Committed members (students and professional) meet every Friday at 6:30 PM in PB194 at Craig School of Business, to improve their communication and leadership skills. We are the oldest club in the valley and most decorated. We are open to ev...
California State University, Fresno (Fresno State)
Fresno, CA

Fri 6/22/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fri 6/29/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fri 7/6/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fri 7/13/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fri 7/20/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Art Talk
Creature Animation Lecture
CSU Summer Arts Series. Christopher Notbusch and Daniel Cahill create 3D sculptures by hand or by using scanning and printing technologies to create unique and totally rad models. They’ve created objects, art, creatures, and people. Whatever you can t...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Tue 7/3/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Central Valley Aviaiton Association Monthly meetings
Central Valley Aviation Association, meets first Sat. of the month. Open to all aviation enthusiasts.
Fresno Chandler Executive Airport
Fresno, CA

Sat 7/7/18 at 9am-11am
Sat 8/4/18 at 9am-11am
Sat 9/1/18 at 9am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Accent Olympics: Building Skills for Accent Flexibility
CSU Summer Arts Series: Phil Thompson is founder of Knight-Thompson Speechwork (KTS), a skills-based approach to training actors for detailed and nuanced accent work. Listen to Phil describe the process of learning and perfecting different accents, as well...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Mon 7/9/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Bluegrass, For the Family
Reading by Evo Bluestein with Music by the The Gilly Girls
Free and family friendly. Take a break from the rush of everyday life and join the River Parkway Trust for a Respite by the River. Bring your picnic dinner, blanket, lawn chair, and relax on the Ranch House front lawn while you enjoy live dinner music prov...
San Joaquin River Parkway & Conservation
Fresno, CA

Tue 7/10/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
The World We Create Spoken Word Performance
Ant Black and Kimberly Dark use spoken word performance, dialogue and audience interaction to explore how people of different races, genders, religions, sexualities, and experiences create the world in which we live - and how we might increase fairness and...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Wed 7/11/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Stage Combat Demonstration
CSU Summer Arts Series: They’re Back! Oh, how we love Stage Combat. Our returning champions are Tony Carreiro, Collin Bressie, and Nate Mitchell, all Society of American Fight Directors Certified Teachers. Tonight, they will present a lecture detailing the...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Mon 7/16/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Readings by Elena Passarello and Dinty W. Moore
CSU Summer Arts series: Elena Passarello is an assistant professor of English at Oregon State University who has also worked as an actor and voice-over performance. Her first book, Let Me Clear My Throat, was a finalist for the Oregon Book Award. Dinty...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Tue 7/17/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Spoken Word Poetry by Jasmine Mans and Yazmin Monet Watkins
CSU Summer Arts series: Yazmin Monet Watkins is an internationally touring bisexual spoken word poet and actress from Los Angeles whose work in higher education combines art and activism, providing critical artistic outlets for students to self-advocate, h...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Wed 7/18/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Bob Dotson Television & Storytelling Lecture
CSU Summer Arts series: Bob Dotson is a former NBC National News Correspondent and one of the most honored storytellers of our time. His long-running series, “The American Story with Bob Dotson,” was a regular feature on “The Today Show” until his retireme...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Thu 7/19/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Community Event, Benefit/Fundraiser, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Voices of Youth - Adventure Risk Challenge Poetry Reading
Adventure Risk Challenge (ARC) invites you to Voices of Youth on Thursday, July 19th at Arte Américas. Join us from 6:00 to 6:45 pm for complimentary food and beverages. At 6:30, you will be inspired by 10 youth participants sharing stories from their life...
Arte Americas - Casa de la Cultura
Fresno, CA

Thu 7/19/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Kristen Radtke Reading
CSU Sunmer Arts series: Kristen Radtke is a writer, artist, and the art director and deputy publisher of The Believer. She is an LA Times "Face to Watch," and has been called "a superhuman of illustration" by the New York Times. Her graphic memoir, Imagine...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Fri 7/20/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Art Talk
Todd Hido and Clint Woodside Photography Lecture
CSU Summer Arts series: Join us for a discussion with photographers Todd Hido and Clint Woodside, moderated by Contemporary Photographic Studio course coordinator Niku Kashef. Their curious and evocative works are widely distributed across the United State...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Mon 7/23/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Les Rose Television and Storytelling Lecture
CSU Summer Arts series: Les Rose spent 38 years as a TV news photojournalist at some of the top networks in the country, covering stories from the OJ Simpson Trial to U.S. hostage releases in West Germany to war zones in Nicaragua, San Salvador, and Hondur...
California State University, Fresno – John Wright Theatre
Fresno, CA

Tue 7/24/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
PechaKucha Fresno 2018 Speaker Series: "Grow"
PechaKucha 20x20 is an international movement with a simple format: one presenter, 20 images, 20 seconds each. Speakers are prominent and up-and-coming creatives, charged with sharing their passions in this challenging format. With a broad theme and severa...
Bitwise South Stadium
Fresno, CA

Wed 7/25/18 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Community Event, Benefit/Fundraiser, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Voices of Youth - Adventure Risk Challenge Poetry Reading
Adventure Risk Challenge (ARC) invites you to Voices of Youth on Thursday, July 26th at the Sierra Vista Amphitheater. Join us from 6:00 to 6:45 pm for complimentary food and cold beverages. At 7:00, you will be inspired by 12 youth participants sharing st...
Sierra Vista Presbyterian Church
Oakhurst, CA

Thu 7/26/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Reading by Mai Der Vang with Music by Richard Sirois
Free and family friendly. Take a break from the rush of everyday life and join the River Parkway Trust for a Respite by the River. Bring your picnic dinner, blanket, lawn chair, and relax on the Ranch House front lawn while you enjoy live dinner music prov...
San Joaquin River Parkway & Conservation
Fresno, CA

Tue 8/7/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Reading, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Acoustic
Reading by Peter Everwine,Music by Barry Shultz + Megan Bohigian
Free and family friendly. Take a break from the rush of everyday life and join the River Parkway Trust for a Respite by the River. Bring your picnic dinner, blanket, lawn chair, and relax on the Ranch House front lawn while you enjoy live dinner music prov...
San Joaquin River Parkway & Conservation
Fresno, CA

Wed 9/12/18 at 6pm-8pm
    

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