LO­CAL CAL­EN­DAR

Porterville Recorder - - COMMUNITY FAVORITES -

Tues­day­wednes­day Nov. 14-15

To have your event in­cluded, please sub­mit in­for­ma­tion in writ­ing at least one week in ad­vance by email to recorder@porter­villere­corder. com, Attn: Com­mu­nity Cal­en­dar, or by fax to 784-1689. For in­for­ma­tion, call 784-5000, Ext. 1048.

CLUBS

TUES­DAY

Pack 139 Cub Scouts, ages 6 to 11, meets 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Boy Scouts, ages 11 and older, meet from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The meet­ings are held each Tues­day at the Scout Shack just north of and be­hind the Barn Theater in Porter­ville. Call Jean­nette Dees at 3100808 for more in­for­ma­tion.

Break­fast Lions Club

meets at 6:45 a.m. on Tues­days at the Elks Lodge at 386 N. Main St. in Porter­ville.

Ro­tary Club meets at noon on Tues­days at El Nuevo Mex­i­cali II Restau­rant at 640 N. Prospect St. in Porter­ville.

WED­NES­DAY

The Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 20 and Le­gion Rid­ers Chap­ter 20 meets ev­ery first and third Wed­nes­day of the month at the Vet­eran’s Me­mo­rial Build­ing at 1900 W. Olive Av­enue. So­cial hour be­gins at 6 p.m. and the Le­gion Rid­ers meet­ing be­gins at 6 p.m. fol­lowed by the Amer­i­can Le­gion Post meet­ing at 7 p.m. The third Wed­nes­day fea­tures a potluck din­ner. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Phil Flow­ers at 784-9356.

CLASSES

TUES­DAY

Ex­er­cise at the Porter­ville Se­nior Nu­tri­tion site is from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Mon­day through Thurs­day at 280 N. 4th St. Lunch is avail­able each day at noon. Call the day prior for lunch reser­va­tions. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 782-4725.

Crack O’ Dawn Coun­try-western Line

Danc­ing classes are held from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Mon­day through Thurs­day at the Old Santa Fe De­pot (Se­nior Cen­ter), 280 N. Fourth St. All ages are wel­come. Begin­ners on Mon­day and Wed­nes­day; in­ter­me­di­ates on Tues­day and Thurs­day. Cost is $5 per day or $100 for 24 ses­sions. For more in­for­ma­tion call Sylvia at 202-9105.

Par­ent­ing Classes in

English are at 4 and 6 p.m. each Tues­day at the Fam­ily Cri­sis Cen­ter, 211 N. Main St., Porter­ville. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 781-7462.

Tai Chi class is from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Tues­days at The Cen­ter, 35621 High­way 190, Springville. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Jim Pyles at 539-3243.

WED­NES­DAY

Ex­er­cise at the Porter­ville Se­nior Nu­tri­tion site is from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Mon­day through Thurs­day at 280 N. 4th St. Lunch is avail­able each day at noon. Call the day prior for lunch reser­va­tions. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 782-4725.

Healthy Hearts Se­nior

Ex­er­cise meets at 9 a.m. each Mon­day, Wed­nes­day and Fri­day, ex­clud­ing hol­i­days, at the Porter­ville Church of the Nazarene.

Pi­lates-yo­gi­lates classes are held on Mon­days and Wednesdays at Bal­ance by De­sign CORE Fit­ness,109 N. Main St. in Porter­ville. Call Michele Ste­wart-buller at 310-1155 for class times.

Crack O’ Dawn Coun­try-western Line Danc­ing classes are held from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Mon­day through Thurs­day at the Old Santa Fe De­pot (Se­nior Cen­ter), 280 N. Fourth St. All ages are wel­come. Begin­ners on Mon­day and Wed­nes­day; in­ter­me­di­ates on Tues­day and Thurs­day. Cost is $5 per day or $100 for 24 ses­sions. For more in­for­ma­tion call Sylvia at 202-9105.

MEET­INGS WED­NES­DAY

The Springville Cham­ber of Com­merce meets the third Wed­nes­day of each month at 6 p.m. Meet­ings are open to the pub­lic. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 539-0100 or email Cham­ber@springville.ca.us.

ENTERTAINMENT TUES­DAY

Preschool Sto­ry­hour is each Tues­day from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Porter­ville Pub­lic Li­brary, 41 W. Thur­man Ave. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 784-0177.

Bilin­gual Story Time is at 6 p.m. on Tues­days at 41 W. Thur­mond Av­enue. En­joy chil­dren’s sto­ries read in Span­ish and English. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 791-7691.

Bingo is of­fered by the Porter­ville Elks Lodge

with the doors open­ing at 5 p.m. each Tues­day on the corner of Main Street and Mor­ton Av­enue. The early-bird game starts at 6:45 p.m. Buy-in is $15. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 784-1342.

Mex­i­can bingo or lo­te­ria at the Se­nior Nu­tri­tion site is from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tues­day and Wed­nes­day at 466 E. Put­nam Ave. The game uses im­ages on a deck of cards in­stead of num­bers on ping pong balls. Lunch is avail­able each day at noon. Call the day prior for lunch reser­va­tions. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 782-4725.

WED­NES­DAY

Mex­i­can bingo or lo­te­ria at the Se­nior Nu­tri­tion site is from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tues­day and Wed­nes­day at 466 E. Put­nam Ave. The game uses im­ages on a deck of cards in­stead of num­bers on ping pong balls. Lunch is avail­able each day at noon. Call the day prior for lunch reser­va­tions. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 782-4725.

An open stu­dio for bud­ding artists is of­fered by the Porter­ville Art As­so­ci­a­tion from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Wed­nes­day at the Art As­so­ci­a­tion of­fice at 151 N. Main St. It will be open to ex­pe­ri­enced and in­ex­pe­ri­enced artists who are in­ter­ested in paint­ing with oth­ers or are in­ter­ested in learn­ing new or dif­fer­ent types of tech­niques or ma­te­ri­als. An art in­struc­tor will be avail­able for in­di­vid­ual in­struc­tion and to cri­tique work. There will also be a show of the work ev­ery six months. The open stu­dio is open to any­one. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Re­becca Haigh at 784-1766. The Porter­ville Art As­so­ci­a­tion gallery is lo­cated at 151 N. Main St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wed­nes­day through Satur­day and ad­mis­sion is free. Art work is changed ev­ery two months. The gift shop fea­tures items hand-crafted by mem­bers. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 784-4323.

SUP­PORT

TUES­DAY Cel­e­brate Re­cov­ery meets at 6:30 p.m. each Tues­day at 1222 N. Prospect St., Porter­ville. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 3102719 or 784-0858. AA meets each Tues­day from noon to 1 p.m. at Porter­ville 12-Step Re­cov­ery Club at 186 N. D St. at the corner of D and Wal­nut. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 539-3814. Men’s AA meets each Tues­day from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Porter­ville 12-Step Re­cov­ery Club at 186 N. D St. at the corner of D and Wal­nut. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 539-3814. Weight Watch­ers meets ev­ery Tues­day at 5 p.m. at the Hol­i­day Inn Ex­press, 840 S. Jaye St., Porter­ville .

WED­NES­DAY

A Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group — Un­der­stand­ing Your Grief — meets each Wed­nes­day morning from 10 a.m. to noon at the First Bap­tist Church, 101 N. G St., Porter­ville. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 784-1620 or 783-2183. AA meets each Wed­nes­day from noon to 1 p.m. at Porter­ville 12-Step Re­cov­ery Club at 186 N. D St. at the corner of D and Wal­nut. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 539-3814. Val­ley Adult Day Ser­vices of­fers a Peer-to-peer Care­giver Sup­port Group. Care­givers can ask ques­tions, dis­cuss is­sues as­so­ci­ated with care-giv­ing, and seek sup­port from peo­ple in sim­i­lar sit­u­a­tions. Cheri Tay­lor, MA, Ex­ec­u­tive Di­rec­tor of PADS, fa­cil­i­tates the dis­cus­sions. The group meets ev­ery first and third Wed­nes­day at 6:30 p.m. at VADS at 227 E. Date Ave. in Porter­ville. For more in­for­ma­tion or to re­serve your at­ten­dance, call 783-9815.

ON­GO­ING

The Porter­ville Art As­so­ci­a­tion gallery is lo­cated at 151 N. Main St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Satur­days and ad­mis­sion is free. Art work is changed ev­ery two months. The gift shop fea­tures items hand­crafted by mem­bers. The PAA gallery is lo­cated at 151 N. Main St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wed­nes­day through Satur­day and ad­mis­sion is free. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 784-4323.

Sergeant Shep­herd, the new cos­tumed mas­cot for the Porter­ville Po­lice De­part­ment, is avail­able to ap­pear at youth-ori­ented meet­ings and events. The mas­cot’s pur­pose is to spread the motto — “Stand Up and Speak Out!” Ac­cord­ing to the Po­lice De­part­ment, Shep­herd will be en­cour­ag­ing the com­mu­nity to “Stand Up” for fam­ily, friends and com­mu­nity, and “Speak Out” against drugs, bul­lies and crime. To check Sergeant Shep­herd’s avail­abil­ity for events tar­get­ing youths in the com­mu­nity call Sgt. Rick Car­rillo at 782-7563.

The Porter­ville Youth Cen­ter of­fers free re­cre­ation for youths af­ter school. The cen­ter is open from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mon­day through Fri­day and is lo­cated inside the Her­itage Cen­ter at 256 E. Or­ange Av­enue. The Youth Cen­ter of­fers a stim­u­lat­ing en­vi­ron­ment for youths ages10 to 18 and there are no reg­is­tra­tion fees or monthly costs. The Youth Cen­ter’s game room fea­tures pool and ping­pong ta­bles, game con­soles, foos­ball, board games and more. Mem­bers can also en­joy arts and crafts, or­ga­nized sports and reg­u­lar ad­ven­ture trips. Ac­cess to the Mar­garet J. Slat­tery Chil­dren’s Li­brary lo­cated inside the Her­itage Cen­ter of­fers stu­dents a com­puter lab with In­ter­net ac­cess. A quiet class­room is also avail­able for home­work as­sis­tance. Par­ents and chil­dren must be present when en­rolling. Visit the Youth Cen­ter for a tour, or visit the City of Porter­ville web­site or call 791-7695 for more in­for­ma­tion.

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