Thursday Jul 27 @ 12:00 PM
MCLE: FCWL July Luncheon
Fresno County Bar Association – Join us for the July MCLE luncheon and earn 1 hour of general MCLE credit! Jenna Kieckhaefer, Ph.D, will present on "Advanced Interviewing Techniques: Strategies to Improve Witness Memory Recall." Dr. Kieckhaefer is an Assistant Professor at California State University, Fresno. Learn more about Dr. Kieckhaefer here: https://www.fresnostate.edu/socialsciences/criminology/faculty/kieckhaefer.html RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZ6_OcQVe75Li57Kw8eQ9lUElW2H3b4-s4gtu3OsVQ9MzY_Q/viewform
 
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 6:00 PM
2017 WAVS Sip & Savor Summer Fundraiser
West African Vocational Schools – GET YOUR TICKETS HERE: https://www.aplos.com/aws/give/West_African_Vocational_Schools/2017seattle All tickets purchased before July 25 will receive a free voucher for underground parking. *** Join us for a summer evening in Green Lake featuring complimentary hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine. All ticket sales support West African Vocational Schools. We will gather in the fireside room of the Great Hall at Green Lake historic building just one block from Green Lake Park. All ticket sales will go toward supporting West African Vocational Schools, a Christian nonprofit equipping young women and men with life-changing job skills in Guinea-Bissau, one of the world's smallest and poorest countries. The evening will feature a brief presentation about the impact of your investment in the lives of the future leaders of Guinea-Bissau. Art and jewelry from West Africa will be available for sale. Bothell-based Watts Brewing Company will serve its craft beers on tap. Don’t miss this fun and exciting evening! Purchase your tickets online for $25. Tickets include complimentary hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine. All tickets purchased before July 25 will receive a free voucher for underground parking. Otherwise, parking is available for $6.
 
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 7:00 PM
Heartsounds // Point of View // It'll Grow Back // Light of Mine
RAD Music – RAD Music presents: Heartsounds (Oakland Fast, Melodic Punk Rock) https://youtu.be/D2PLP71g_pw Point of View (San Jose Punk/Ska/Reggae) https://www.reverbnation.com/pointofview408 It'll Grow Back (Fresno Punk Rock) https://www.reverbnation.com/itllgrowback Light of Mine (Fresno Pop Punk) http://lightofminemusic.com/ Thursday July 27th 7pm $8 advance/$12 Day of show MIA Studio & Gallery 620 E Olive Ave Fresno, California
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 6:00 AM
July Morning After Meet & Eat
New Rock 104.1 – We're back and celebrating 3 great years of Benaddiction food! Join Skippy- Radio DJ, Newrock Drew, Fresno Comedian Danny Minch and the New Rock 104.1 Street Team for breakfast at the July "Meet N Eat" at Benaddiction LLC. James and his crew will be serving up the awesome food and plenty of caffeine and you can spend your morning with good times, great music and a chance to win free stuff courtesy of the Table Mountain Casino Prize Table. In honor of their 3rd anniversary, you can enjoy a $3 Clapton or Sawyer Benadict sandiwch (no side) $3 Refugee (ham, bacon, or sausage egg American cheese) and $3 single Buttermilk Pancakes. As always, bring your own cup and you can fill it for free with Fresno's own Lanna Coffee. Stop by on the way to work and enjoy a real breakfast (or lunch) from OUR #1 local restaurant in the New Rock Nation, with new hours- 6a-2p daily. And just as a friendly reminder, every day Benaddiction has 9 breakfast options at $5 and under!
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 6:00 AM
Lululemon run club
lululemon Fresno – join us for our weekly run club at woodward park. we meet at starbucks at friant and fort washington. All levels welcome. come run or walk with us!
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 8:30 AM
Evidence-Based Practices for Observation, Screening, Assessment
California Psychological Institute - CPI – LOCATION CHANGE!! The new location for the training is: 4545 N West Ave, Fresno, CA 93705 : The cross streets are West and Indianaolis (this is past Gettysburg but before Ashlan). PARKING: Please park in the church parking lot on the the North side of Indianapolis. Working with Young Children: Evidence-Based Practices for Observation, Screening, Assessment and Intervention This course is designed for mental health clinicians working with or hoping to work with children under the age of 5 years. The course will focus on utilizing observation, screening and assessment to determine necessary treatment components and implementation of evidence-based practices and treatments to meet the developmental needs of young children and families. Course Objectives: 1.Develop an understanding of basic principles of a variety of dyadic and family therapeutic approaches to promotion, preventive intervention, and intervention. 2.Gain knowledge of and skill in implementing developmentally appropriate, evidence-based and best practice interventions. 3.Learn developmental guidance and developmentally appropriate strategies for common problems in early childhood (tantrums, sleeping, eating, crying, regulation). 3.Understand how to use observation, screening, and assessment to determine necessary components for the individual infant, young child, and family. 4.Understand how to select and use specific components of assessments for birth to 5-year-olds and their caregivers within scope of practice and training. 5.Review the use of components of assessment including observations, interviews, standardized and non-standardized tests, and other professional reports, as appropriate, to provide multidimensional assessment. Key Concepts: Observation and Screening Tools for Young Children Clinical Assessment and Evaluation Psychopathology Common Evidence-Based Practices, Modalities and Interventions Who should attend: This workshop is essential for anyone working with young children and families including educators, health professionals, mental health clinicians, home visitors and case managers. Julie Torok-Mangasarian, LMFT is a licensed marriage and family therapist and the Clinical Director of the California Psychological Institute in Fresno, CA. Julie is a registered play therapist supervisor, reflective practice mentor and certified educator of infant massage (CEIM). Julie specializes in the treatment of complex and developmental trauma in young children. Julie has specialized training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP), play therapy (Theraplay®, client-centered play therapy and Filial Therapy) and Reflective Practice Facilitation/Supervision. Registration fee includes light continental breakfast and afternoon refreshments and Certificate of Completion and/or Continuing Education Units and session handouts. Lunch will not be provided. **Space is Limited!** Schedule: 8:00-8:30am: Registration 8:30-10:00am: Screening and Assessment Tools Observational Evaluations Collateral Interviews and Checklists 10:00-10:15am-Break 10:15am-12:00pm: Assessment and Diagnosis Biopsychosocial Assessment Psychopathology 12:00-12:30-Lunch 12:30-2:00pm: Evidence-Based Practices, Modalities and Interventions Attachment-Focused Interventions Play Interventions 2:00-2:15pm-Break 2:15-3:15pm: Evidence-Based Practices, Modalities and Interventions Developmental Activities 3:15-3:30pm: Wrap-up/Questions/Surveys CEU’s: Attendance to this training meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for LMFT’s, LCSW’s, LPCC’s and/or LEP’s as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Prov. # 131780. Certificates of completion are available to all participants and will be available at time of training sign-out. IMH Hours: Workshop is aligned with the California Compendium of Training Guidelines, Personnel Competencies, and Professional Endorsement Criteria for Infant-Family and Early Childhood Mental Health (2016)-1-hour Area B; 2 hours Area E; 3 hours Area F. Cancelations/Grievances/ADA: Facilities and programs are accessible to persons with disabilities. If you have a special need and plan to attend the workshop, allow as much advance notice as is possible to ensure we have ample opportunity to meet your needs. Full refunds will be provided with 3 day written notice of cancelation. Refunds will not be granted for cancelations less than -days prior to event or in cases of non-attendance. If you have questions or to report grievances, please contact Cristina Rodriguez 559-256-0985 email: Cristinar@solacecenterfresno.com. California Psychological Institute is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFT’s, LCSW’s, LPCC’s and/or LEP’s. California Psychological Institute maintains responsibility for this program/course content.
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 9:00 AM
MCLE (including Ethics): Auto Injury Litigation from Start to Fi
Fresno County Bar Association – MCLE : 6 Hours Speaker: Attorney Frank M. Nunes, Founder Of Law Offices Of Frank M. Nunes, Inc. Cost: $349.00 ($339 Each Additional) • RSVP & Contact Information: Web: Https://Secure.Nbi-Sems.Com/Checkout/Cart.Aspx?Altid=76121er&Nbipage=Http://Www.Nbi-Sems.Com/Details.Aspx/R-76121er%7c?Ctname=Spkem&Ssitename=Nbi Call: 800.930.6182 Fax: 715.835.1405 Mail: NBI, P.O. Box 3067, Eau Claire, Wi 54702 - This Activity Has Been Approved For Minimum Continuing Legal Education Credit By The State Bar Of California In The Amount Of 6.0 Hours, Of Which 1.0 Hour Will Apply To Legal Ethics. NBI, Inc. Certifies This Activity Conforms To The Standards For Approved Education Activities Prescribed By The Rules And Regulations Of The State Bar Of California Governing Minimum Continuing Legal Education. NBI, Inc. Is A State Bar Of California Approved MCLE Provider - #53.
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 10:00 AM
420 College Cannabis Business Seminar
420 College – Do you want to know how to start a cannabis business? Get all knowledge and all the right tools in the 1 DAY cannabis business licensing and start-up seminar. We are hosting a live cannabis business training & start-up seminar in the FRESNO area to go over all aspects of cannabis business start-up, operation and how to get licensed in YOUR city or county, as well as cannabis cultivation training. Our hands on cannabis business start-up and regulations seminars are perfect way to get started! After January 1st 2018, cannabis patients are exempt from starting businesses under Cannabis Regulation & Safety Act and collective organizations will be limited to 5 patients. It is imperative to know your rights and the law! You get an intense day of advanced information about how to start and operate a state approved collective of cannabis patients. At 420 College – it all begins with helping YOU to understand what is proper, lawful and appropriate! We will focus on how and why you need to start up your cannabis business PROPERLY and LEGALLY, under the state and local regulation. “Cannabis Dispensaries, co-ops, collectives, clubs and delivery services are SHUT DOWN every day because the groups operating them are doing business contrary to law. “ If you are thinking about entering the cannabis industry or have made up your mind and are ready to start a cannabis business in California, our Cannabis Business Training 1 Day Seminars are for YOU!!! 420 College’s primary objective is to – first and foremost – provide the facts – period. how to start a medical marijuana deliveryMain objectives include: Step-by-step review of state requirements to start any cannabis related business in California. (keep reading) Dispensary business Workshop Who will be at the seminar? Marijuana Business Attorney, Top marijuana cultivators, We will go over; How to start any cannabis business, What business permits and other marijuana business paper work will be needed. How to properly fill out the city or county cannabis business application. What goes into writing winning Operational Plans, Local Ordinance issues and how to work with them, Corporate entity formation, Different tax strategies for tax challenges, Banking solutions, Types of insurance needed to cover your business and crop, How to choose the best locations, How to deal with landlords, Advertising strategies, where and how to get patients for your collective, Packaging testing requirements, How to start a small private collective, Most Importantly; Resources Needed to Start and ALL CRITICAL FORMS for Collectives California Non-Profit Collective form, Marijuana Collective ”Membership Agreement”, “Authorization to Transport“, “Authorization to Cultivate, “Create new contacts & Network with others.” Dispensary business Workshop Cultivation, Harvest, Processing Safety, Security, Use, Edibles; For Experienced Growers – Let’s compare notes and you may find a few new tips or tricks, along the way. For Beginner Growers – LEARN the basics on how to grow marijuana per your physician’s recommendation or for the members of your collective. Cultivation is Part ART & Part Science – and STILL 100% Illegal – if you don’t follow the law! It’s All About QUALITY AND CONSISTENT “GRADE”, Testing and SAFETY. Focus is on what and how you can achieve the BEST Results to safely cultivate, produce and use cannabis for your better health! Dispensary business Workshop Objective: Learn the steps to take to insure you can produce cannabis from seeds, starter plants (clones) all the way through to harvest. How to get started and produce cannabis, Strain selection, space required, Growing indoors, outdoors and hydroponics, Instructions for watering, lighting, ventilation, cycles, Equipment that will be needed, Detailed instructions on pest control, smell abatement, security, pH balance, and drying/curing,
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 6:00 PM
2017 Pub Series #2
Fleet Feet Sports Fresno – *Back by popular demand* YOUR NEW 2017 PUB RUN SERIES IS HERE. Summer of suds. -5 local pubs throughout the summer -5 runs (2-4 miles) -Do all 5, join the pint society, win prizes! -Register for the series NOW! (Link in ticket section) **SERIES IS FREE.** Beer and food are not (21 participants get special happy hour deals at most locations). We will have special Pub Run Series T-Shirts available for pre-order soon.
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 6:00 PM
Bob & Tom Comedy Series - BOB ZANY
ApCal – National Headliner, TV and radio star, BOB ZANY is coming to ApCal! Bob has performed in all 50 states & DC, as well as 7 Countries around the world! Hear him weekly on the Bob & Tom Show, with his wildly funny the Zany Report! Don't miss your opportunity to see one of our Nation's best funny men! $20 in advance --- $25 at the gate Gates open at 6pm --- Music 7-8pm --- Comedy 8-10pm Catering---Bravo Bites & Strib Wings 21 yrs & Older Only Bring a Lawn Chair NO Outside alcohol, soda or water
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 6:00 PM
Family Happy Hour Fridays: Karaoke Night
Moravia Wines – THIS WEEK'S ENTERNTAINMENT/ACTIVITY: Karaoke Night & Granda Nancy Crafts THIS WEEK'S SANGRIA: Summer Melon Sangria THIS WEEK FOR DINNER: Pepa's Taqueria THIS WEEK FOR DESSERT: Ampersand Ice Cream Show off your talent with a great Karaoke night. We've sent your kids favorite songs to our Karaoke DJ and he'll be ready to help you and your family light up the stage. COVER CHARGE: $5 per adult (applied to any purchase (wine or non-wine) Every Friday from 6pm to 9pm, through September, Moravia’s beautiful grounds are open for picnicking, Bocce Ball, kids playing on the SS Moravia, and relaxing while the sun sets over the vines. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, as picnic tables offer limited seating on a first-come-first-served basis. Each week will offer different music or activity and Sangria (see above). Wine is also available by the glass at Happy Hour prices. Dinner and desert will be available for purchase each week. Moravia is a family friendly venue, but bring juice or soft drinks for the kids. No outside wine allowed. For more information contact Wendi Hammond (wendi@moraviawines.com) Hope to see you some Friday soon!!!
 
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    Friday Jul 28 - Jul 29 @ 8:30 PM
Orq. La Marcha! Salsa Cumbia Merengue Bachata - Elephant Lounge
Starline Salsa Events – Don't miss this Event This group is a dynamic blend of fun energy and pure talent !!ORQUESTA La MARCHA!!! ( 10 Piece latin Band ) Playing many of your favorite Tropical hits LIVE SALSA, CUMBIA, MERENGUE & BACHATA! Pa' LANTE TropiSoul Party - The ELEPHANT Lounge Clovis | 80 W. Shaw Ave. (near Villa Ave.) 21+ | 8:30 -1:00 am Event Info.: (559) 222-2633 Reserved tables call (559) 321-7950 | limited seating available HEAVY Tropical BEATS | TASTY Indian EATS! | AWESOME Bar!
 
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    Friday Jul 28 - Jul 29 @ 9:00 PM
K-Pop Vs J-Pop Dj Night
Strummer's – Coming to Strummer's on Fri, 7/28! 9pm All ages! Your favorite K-POP & J-POP hits battle it out for dance floor supremacy. Featuring music & visuals by DJ Blade & Yoruko. Admission only $5. Tix at http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?eventId=7552835&dispatch=loadSelectionData
 
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    Friday Jul 28 @ 9:00 PM
Toxicity (A Tribute to System of a Down)
Fulton 55 – Toxicity (A Tribute to System of a Down) Way Off Starboard The Red Coats At Fulton 55 21 and over $10 in advance / $14 at the door Doors at 8:30pm/ Show at 9pm
 
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    Saturday Jul 29 @ 5:45 AM
Burrough's Valley Loop
Sunnyside Bicycles – ***Time change to 5:45 AM*** Join us for a ride to Humphrey's Station then up through Burrough's Valley down Wildcat and back to the shop on Saturday, July 29! This ride is about 67 miles and has about 3530' of climbing. John will lead a group at a C pace (16-19) and someone else from the Best Buddies Central Valley team will lead a B-pace group (13-15) in Vanessa's absence! Vanessa will drive SAG and have ice/water for everyone at the corrals. Route map will be posted shortly. Ride meets at 5:45 am. All riders must sign an annual waiver and check in before the ride. Please read and respect our group rules, as this ride is hosted at no cost, but with mandatory requirements. :) Group Ride Rules *Helmets are mandatory on all our rides. *No earphones allowed. We need to be able to communicate with each other in a group situation! Thanks for understanding! *Riders should always carry a Flat Repair Kit with them: spare tube, inflator or pump, lever *Carry some form of ID in case of emergency. *Stop at all stop signs. Ride single file. Communicate hazards to riders around you. *Bring water and food sufficient for the ride distance and pace. *Calling “Clear!” is prohibited. All riders are responsible for verifying that it’s clear. *Each riders assumes his or her own risks on all rides. *Those who ride ahead of the group are on their own ride. *Always notify the ride leader when leaving the ride. Location: Sunnyside Bicycles Fresno (6105 E. Kings Canyon Rd. off Kings Canyon/Fowler next to GB3) What does the A-B-C-D mean? A: Typically 10-12 mph. Social, beginner-friendly pace. No drop; nobody gets left behind. B: Typically 13-15 mph. Fitness, steady pace. Group may split up but will regroup often or have a sweeper/SAG. C: Typically 16-18 mph. Fast, fit pace. Regroups only occasionally. Riders should be self-sufficient. D: Typically 18-20+ mph. Strong, fast pace. Experienced in pacelines, no obligation to wait.
 
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    Saturday Jul 29 @ 10:00 AM
Painting at the Zoo!
Fresno Chaffee Zoo – Join us for this FUNtastic painting FUNdraiser to benefit the Zoo and visit our new baby rhino...Rudo! All details in event calendar. Just click ticket information link! See you at the Zoo!
 
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    Saturday Jul 29 @ 10:00 AM
National Dance Day
Fresno City College – The FCC National Dance Day event is a day to celebrate dance and bring awareness to dance education! The day is full of FREE dance classes that range in genres and styles! Participates will enjoy a variety of dance while also watching performances throughout the day and finish the evening learning the So You Think You Can Dance syndicated choreography! This year we are pleased to feature Robert Hoffman from Step Up 2, who will be teaching a Master Hip-Hop class and sitting on our performance showcase panel! You can see entertaining dance and also hear input from professionals! Don't miss out Fresno! Lets Dance! Free Parking Prize Drawings
 
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    Saturday Jul 29 @ 10:00 AM
Vacation Bible School - Day 1
Fresno Worship Center – VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL Three Saturdays in 2017! July 29 ~ August 5 ~ August 12 ?- FREE for Ages 3 to Adult - Join us for solid bible teaching including worship, activities and fellowship with lunch. Check-In: 10:00 - 10:30 am | Dismissal: 1:00 pm SAT| JUL 29 | Handmade by God I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made, your works are wonderful.(Psalm 139:14) SAT| AUG 5 | Jesus Makes Me Super I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. (Philippiams 4:13) SAT| AUG 12 | Made to Worship Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord! (Psalm 150:6)
 
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    Saturday Jul 29 @ 12:00 PM
Netrunner Draft Cube
Crazy Squirrel Game Store – $3 entry ($6, if it your first Draft Cube) 2017 Quarter 2 Tournament kit
 
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    Saturday Jul 29 @ 2:00 PM
My Little Pony CCG Regional Championship
Crazy Squirrel Game Store – Regional Championships 2017 are almost here! Bring your best Harmony deck and compete for awesome prizes and byes for Continental Championships at GenCon! All participants will receive a Princess Luna, Mare in the Moon promo card. Top 8 finalists will also receive a Mare in the Moon playmat as well as a Rainbow Dash, Zapp promo card. The top two finishers will receive a Round 1 Bye for the North American Continental Championship. Decklists will be required. This will be a Swiss event, with a cut to Top 8 Single Elimination. Entry fee: $5