When I hit the San Joaquin County Fair's 150th birthday party at the racetrack Wednesday, it had all the feelings of a special day. Weather couldn't have been better, Manteca's presence was heavily in the mix and the view could have only been better on one of the horses.
MODESTO – Raved by the New York Times as "ingenious and funny," Chicago City Limits is New York City's legendary improv comedy show and will appear at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto for two evening performances on Friday, May 14, at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
JAMESTOWN. - Railtown 1897 State Historic Park is once again recognizing Mother's Day this Sunday by allowing all mothers accompanied by one or more children ride Railtown's regular excursion trains for free.
MODESTO – The Modesto Junior College Literature and Language Arts Division will host a Poetry Reading and Book Signing with Sam Pierstorff on Thursday, March 11, at 7 p.m. in the Student Center Fireside Lounge on East Campus. Pierstorff, an MJC Professor of English, and former Modesto Poet Laureate, recently published his first solo collection of poetry Growing Up In Someone Else's Shoes. The poetry reading is free and open to the public.