MODESTO - The Modesto Junior College Astronomy Club will host Telescope Viewing Nights May 3, June 7, and August 2 (the first Thursday of each month excluding July) from 9 to 11 p.m. on the East Campus Science Lawn.
RIPON - Julie Silva and Heidi Clark - the Wednesday, May 2, Ripon Garden Club's 10 a.m. meeting speakers - have deep roots in knowledge of plants and related subjects. The meeting takes place at the American Legion Hall, 206 Stockton Ave.
San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) Superintendent Mick Founts has announced the selection of Kirk Brown to serve as Director of Science and Special Projects. His appointment becomes effective July 1.