Community Calendar for April 2019
April 6 – 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,
April 6 – Exeter Optimists’ 2nd annual Totally Forked Fundraiser and Foodies’ Night Out from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building, 324 N. Kaweah Ave. in Exeter. Enjoy a silent auction and live entertainment as local chefs dazzle attendees with off-menu delights with wine and craft beer pairings. Tickets available soon.
April 6 – The Okie From Muskogee: A Tribute to the Bakersfield Sound will show at 7:30 p.m. at the Fox Theatre in Visalia. Tickets are $15-$30 at ticketfly.com.
April 11 – Quail Park on Cypress, 4520 W. Cypress Ave. in Visalia, is offering a free workshop called “Cons and Scams.” The DA’s elder abuse victim advocate Nicole Burnham will be the guest speaker. Call 559-624-3500 to RSVP. Seating is limited.
April 13 – Lindsay’s 87th annual Orange Blossom Parade at 10 a.m. and Orange Blossom Festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lindsay Park. Live music, food vendors, bounce houses, a 5K and 10K fun run, carnival and more. For additional info, go to lindsayorangeblossom.org.
April 13 – Sequoia Symphony Orchestra presents “Wonders of Europe”—Rodrigo’s Concerto de Aranjuez and Respigni’s Pines of Rome—at the Fox Theatre, 300 W. Main St. in Visalia at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10-$45 at sequoiasymphonyorchestra.com.
April 17 – 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.
April 20 – Free entry to Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks in recognition of National Park Week and National Junior Ranger Day. Go to nps.gov for more information.
April 24–26 – WD Youth Convention 2019, an annual three-day Christian gathering of around 3,000 young people. Taking place at the Visalia Convention Center, this life-changing event has impacted lives for over 50 years. Tickets are $10-$100 at wdyouth.org.
April 26 – Grand Opening celebration at Kenny’s Kitchen, 114 N. E St. in Exeter, from 2 to 6 p.m. Face painting, raffles, prizes, t-shirt giveaways, free snacks and lemonade. For more info, call 559-991-9045.
April 26 – 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.
April 26 – Visalia Fox Theatre’s 3rd annual Spotlight Visalia with Stan Taylor at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15-$55 at ticketfly.com. $5 student tickets can be purchased from the Fox Theatre box office.
April 27 – Join Sequoia Riverlands Trust and PBS “Nature” for a day of learning how people of any age can become citizen scientists. Free and open to the public at Kaweah Oaks Preserve, a half mile north of Highway 198 on Road 182, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Bring binoculars, hat, sunscreen, food, water, family and friends.
April 27 – Senior Care Organization’s Community Resource Expo from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Exeter Church of God, 246 W. Chestnut in Exeter. Learn about Alzheimer’s and dementia care, financing, and senior living options. Call 559-625-3822 for more information.
April 27 – 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.