A local non profit, Family Promise of Greater Modesto, will be hosting its first annual event, “A Night Out for the Journey Home”. The event will be held Friday, October 25, 2019 at 4:00 PM and will be located at the Modesto Freewill Baptist Church located at 225 E. Orangeburg Avenue Modesto. The purpose of this… continue reading.
Annual event raises funds for library programs and materials The Stanislaus Library Foundation will host its annual fundraising gala on September 14, with special guest speaker Michael Lella, whose father, Pino Lella, now 92, is the subject of the novel, “Beneath a Scarlet Sky.” All proceeds will benefitchildren’s programs at the library’s 13 branches countywide, including the… continue reading.
The 2019 Central Valley Highland Games and Celtic Festival has undergone changes. Formerly known as the Modesto Scottish Games, the event had been held at Tuolumne River Regional Park for over thirty years. This year, the event has been moved to the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds in Turlock, and the name has also been changed to reflect… continue reading.
The Central California Art Association at Mistlin Gallery in downtown Modesto, is proud to present the Fourth Annual Autumn Art Festival. This is the CCAA’s members-only juried art show and fundraiser at the Mistlin Gallery now through October 4. Many of the participants are award-winning artists who have shown their work at galleries in the Central Valley, San Francisco and coastal areas, while others may be showing their work for the first time. … continue reading.
Fall is right around the corner, which means pumpkin spice lattes, cozy sweaters and football. It also means Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October) is quickly approaching. The annual health campaign aims to increase awareness about the disease and the importance of early screenings. It’s also the perfect time to schedule your routine mammogram…. continue reading.