Community Calendar for March 2019
March 1–3 – California College Republicans Annual Convention at 300 S. Court St. in Visalia. Engaging speakers, informative workshops, and annual executive board elections. Tickets are $5–$25 at eventbrite.com.
March 2 – Arts Consortium presents 1st Saturday in Three Rivers from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Art studios, restaurants and merchants open their doors and invite all for a town-wide celebration. Go to the Three Rivers Historical Museum,
March 2 – Sequoia Symphony Orchestra presents “Great Movies/Great Music: Marvel-ous Heroes” at the Fox Theatre, 300 W. Main St. in Visalia at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10-$45 at sequoiasymphonyorchestra.com.
March 2 & 3 – Gun Expo at the Visalia Convention Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
March 7 – Sequoia Genealogical Society and Corky Peterson will present the program Unusual Sources for genealogy researchers and anyone in the public who enjoys researching ancestries. This free event will take place in the Olympic Room at Tulare Public Library, 475 M St. in Tulare. For more info, call the Genealogy Room at 559-685-4518.
March 9 – 5th annual STEAM (formerly STEM) Expo at TCOE Planetarium, 11535 Ave. 264 in Visalia, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event is designed to engage students and families in learning about educational and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. Visit commoncore.tcoe.org/student-events for more info.
March 15 – Quail Park on Cypress, 4520 W. Cypress Ave. in Visalia, is hosting a free Drive-Thru Shredding Event for seniors to safely dispose of confidential information from 8 to 11 a.m. Each car will be limited to three Banker’s boxes. Call 559-624-3503 for more information.
March 16 – St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Visalia beginning at 10 a.m.
March 16 – Visalia Breakfast Lions presents the 8th Annual Irish Fest at Rawhide Stadium from 1 to 5 p.m. Tickets are $40 at rawhidebaseball.com.
March 20 – Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group meets from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Quail Park on Cypress, 4520 W. Cypress Ave. in Visalia. Meets every third Wednesday. For more info, call 559-624-3503.
March 21 – Visalia Chamber’s Impact Leadership Conference at the Visalia Convention Center from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Event focuses on creating opportunities for learning that focus on activism, leadership and workplace skills. Tickets are $250–$325 at visaliachamber.org/impact.
March 23 – Woodlake Flying Tigers’ Open Hangar Day at Woodlake Airport at 9 a.m. Event occurs every fourth Saturday. Call 559-804-0946 for more information.
March 23 – CASA of Tulare County’s 3rd annual Superhero Run featuring a 5K and 1K Run/Walk, raffle, and pancake breakfast from the Visalia Breakfast Lions, plus a superhero costume contest. Entire event is from 7 to 11:30 a.m. at Mooney Grove Park in Visalia. Registration is $25–$35 at runsignup.com.
March 23 – Soroptimist International of Visalia presents the annual Spring Fling celebrating 80 years of history and service with a Vintage Garden Party from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Wyndham, 9000 W. Airport Dr. in Visalia. Tickets are $35–$280 at eventbrite.com.
March 23 – Spring Fling Oldies Concert at the Visalia Fox Theatre at 6 p.m. Tickets are $30-$51 at ticketfly.com.
March 29 – Family Night at Visalia Adventure Park, Hwy 198 and Akers St., 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. $18 wristband gets you unlimited access to go karts, bumper boats, mini golf, batting cages, and laser tag. Karaoke mic will be available, too. For more info, visit adventurepark.com/family-fun.
March 30 – Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ 2nd annual Trap Shoot fundraiser beginning at 9:30 a.m. at Tulare County Trap Club. $60 includes two rounds of trap, lunch, raffle ticket and Annie Oakley Shootout. First place prize is a Ruger Carbine Rifle 9mm! To RSVP, text 805-801-2617 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 30 – Visalia Host Lions presents its 2nd annual Murder Mystery Dinner beginning with cocktails at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m. at the Visalia Convention Center. The Roaring 1920s theme encourages participants to don flapper dresses and double-breasted suits. $75 per person at 559-936-5712 or email@example.com.
March 30 – Edwin San Juan and Friends Comedy Night featuring Kabir Singh and Anthony K. at the Fox Theatre in Visalia at 8 p.m., presented by Perico Productions. Tickets are $25-$30 at ticketfly.com.
March 31–April 6 – Just Between Friends’ Children’s and Maternity Consignment Event at the Sequoia Mall (in the anchor store west of the theater) in Visalia. Shop over 100,000 name-brand items at 50-90% off retail. Tickets are free–$10 at eventbrite.com.