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African American Read-In Program
In celebration of Black History Month, Del Hornbuckle, Dean of Library Services at Fresno State, will share a book from one of her favorite African American authors.
Betty Rodriguez Regional Library
Fresno, CA

Sat 2/16/19 at 3pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Seminar
Life Insurance Seminar
Nick Meigs and Veronica Sandoval will be available to answer questions and help find the best life insurance coverage to meet your needs. Commonly asked questions include: Why do I need life insurance? How do I figure out how much I need? What a...
Nick Meigs State Farm
Fresno, CA

Sat 2/16/19 at 12pm till 1pm, 3pm till 4pm
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 2/19/19 at 12pm
Tue 2/26/19 at 12pm
Tue 3/5/19 at 12pm
Tue 3/12/19 at 12pm
Tue 3/19/19 at 12pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Spoken Words
In celebration of Black History Month the Central Valley Campus invites you to attend our Spoken Words event. Please join us as we support students and community members by listening to their poetry and speeches exploring African American history and cultu...
University of Phoenix – Central Valley Campus
Fresno, CA

Tue 2/19/19 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Searching for Downed WWII Aircraft in High Sierra
Adventurer, author and photographer, Tony Krizan shares his 30 plus years experience hiking the Sierra Nevada. This talk with focus on five Curtiss Wright P-40 Tomahawk Fighter Aircraft and their pilots who crashed in and around Kings Canyon National Park ...
UC Merced Center, Fresno
Fresno, CA

Wed 2/20/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Staged Reading
Woodward Shakespeare Festival at the Library
Join us for a dramatic reading by the Woodward Shakespeare Festival, who will be presenting "Love's Labour's Lost" for your enjoyment.
Betty Rodriguez Regional Library
Fresno, CA

Wed 2/20/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Liturgy and Property in Istanbul: The Armenian Minority in Turkey Today
Dr. Christopher Sheklian will discuss the Armenian minority living in Istanbul today, with focus on the religious practices of the Armenians and on the interaction between the Armenians and the Turks. Free admission and free parking in Lot P6 or P5. Par...
California State University, Fresno – Alice Peters Auditorium
Fresno, CA

Fri 2/22/19 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
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
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: 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: 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
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Signing/Readings
Author Reading: Brynn Saito and Mai Der Vang
The Fresno State Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing presents a reading with Fresno native authors Brynn Saito and Mai Der Vang as part of the Fresno Poets’ Association reading series. Saito’s debut poetry collection, “The Palace of Contemplati...
Woodward Park Regional Library
Fresno, CA

Sat 4/27/19 at 2:30pm-4:30pm
    

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