Strathmore FFA holds Drive-Thru Dinner Feb. 21 during FFA Week
In celebration of National FFA Week the Strathmore High School FFA Ag Boosters will be hosting its 6th Annual Drive Thru Dinner on Thursday, February 21, 2013. The dinner will feature deep pit beef, rice pilaf, beans, salad, roll and dessert. The event will begin at 4:00 p.m. and continue until 6:00 p.m. Dinners can be picked up at the Strathmore High School Ag Building parking lot located at 22568 Avenue 196 in Strathmore.
Tickets for the dinner are $10 each and may be purchased from SHS FFA Ag Boosters, FFA students. All proceeds will fund scholarships for students pursuing further agriculture education. For more information please contact Liz Brown at 359-1349.
Strathmore registration for Kindergarten begins next month for 2013-14
The Strathmore Union Elementary School will be having Pre-School, Transitional Kindergarten, and Kindergarten Registration from 12:30-3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5 in the Elementary School Auditorium.
Children may be eligible for Pre-School if they turn 3 or 4 years of age on or before Oct. 1, 2013 and for our Transitional Kindergarten class if they turn 5 between Oct. 2 and Dec. 2, 2013 and for Kindergarten if they turn 5 years of age on or before Oct. 1, 2013. Birth certificate and immunization records are required at the time of registration. For more information, please call the school office at 568-2118 or come in to the Strathmore Elementary School office located at 23024 Avenue 198 in Strathmore.
Porterville College Foundation to hold Hall of Fame Banquet
Don’t miss the third annual Porterville College Foundation Hall of Fame Induction Banquet on March 9 at the River Island Country Club in Porterville. The event’s featured speaker will be former NFL fullback Lorenzo Neal.
The Alumni Hall of Fame award recognizes former Porterville College students who have made outstanding contributions to both their professions and their communities; these alumni embody the highest standards of excellence. Induction into the Alumni Hall of Fame is the highest honor given to alumni by the Porterville College Foundation. The Porterville College Foundation is pleased to announce this year’s Athletic Hall of Fame inductees, Kristal Lansford and Jennifer (Borror) Gilliam and Distinguished Alumni inductee, Robert (Bob) Perez. The inductees and their families/friends will be honored at the event.
Social hour is at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 each, $275 for a table of six, and $350 for a table of eight. Seating is limited and will sell out fast. Get your tickets today by calling the Foundation Office at 791-2319, from any PC Foundation Board member, or by calling 784-5300.