The Stockton Chorale will sing one of the best known chorale works, Faure's Requiem on October 29 and 30. First sung in the United States in 1931, the work was actually composed between 1887 and 1890 and performed at Gabriel Faure's funeral in 1924.
RIPON - The Ripon Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary is staging their 2nd annual Harvest Festival, dinner, dance, raffle and comedy fashion show on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the VFW Hall located at 12455 W. Ripon Road.
MODESTO - The American Institute of Architects, Sierra Valley Chapter and the Modesto Art Museum is staging the fourth annual Modesto International Architecture Festival through Sunday in downtown Modesto. The festival is a series of events and activities for people to learn about, discuss, and research architecture, landscape, and urban design and how they can contribute to a more livable city.
Highly decorated World War II pilot John Furrer of Manteca's Del Webb community is among 100 veterans departing Friday on a Northern California Honor Flight to Washington, D.C, to visit the memorials at the nation's capital.