Jul 06 Wednesday
Quincy Weekley is one of the strong new comedy faces to come out of the Los Angeles comedy scene. He entertained the masses as a guest on Craig Shoemakers national radio show and has opened up for George Lopez, Tommy Davidson, and Damon Wayans. He placed second in the LA's Super Bowl of Comedy and has traveled overseas to perform for the troops.
Jul 07 Thursday
Difficult Conversations about Difficult Decisions is a virtual workshop presented by Valley Caregiver Resource Center. When you care for a loved one with a chronic illness, you and your family will eventually face some difficult decisions. Anticipating the kinds of situations that may arise can help you honor your loved one’s health care wishes and avoid having to make tough decisions alone during a crisis.
It's the third stop on the Writing Home: Pomona Voices tour featuring authors Romeo Guzmán, Michael Torres and José Vadi who will read with Fresno writers Sara Borjas, Lisa Herrick, and Joseph Rios.
Madera Theatre Project presents 'Harvest Moon' by Jose Cruz Gonzalez and directed by Elena Navarrette. This dramatic play tells the story of a dying artist, who paints a mural for her son, which chronicles four generations of a Mexican-American farmworker family and their struggle for life. It is a show that celebrates life, arts and family. Please note: This play contains mature themes and language, including the use of alcohol and marijuana.
Jul 08 Friday
This monthly food truck event through the summer that supports the local nonprofit Eastern Madera Recreation & Parks, features local vendors from BBQ, to hot dogs, plus a local winery and other great vendors.
Richard Villa is a bilingual (English/Spanish) stand-up comedian and actor whose comedic influences draw from life experiences growing up as a Mexican-American Latino in the United States. His crossover comedy appeal has landed him with appearances and specials on Netflix, MTV, Comedy Central, HBO, Comedy Central Mexico, Netflix, Televisa, Galavision, Azteca TV, DirecTV, and more. He has traveled the world performing his comedy and is the key player in developing Spanish stand-up comedy in the United States, Mexico and Latin America.
Jul 09 Saturday
Are you looking to garden with drought tolerant plants? Do you have a hankering for an edible landscape or a kitchen garden? Then join Master Gardener Ann Edahl in this online Zoom program to learn about the pleasures and benefits of adding herbs to your yard.
Learn the elements of visual storytelling, tips for scene composition, and how to frame interview subjects, plus and overview of CMAC and community media. Attendees are encouraged to bring their cell phones or personal cameras for an activity.
Eastern Madera Recreation & Park's annual Music in the Park Summer Series will be held in the Oakhurst Community Park. Featuring great bands from the local mountain communities, come have a picnic at the park, enjoy the live music, kids crafts and face painting and let the heat of the day fade away.