Weekly Greeting

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Archive for February, 2018

StageView: Belchy and Green and Everything in Between

StageView: Belchy and Green and Everything in Between

  Belchy and Green and Everything in Between By Patty Castillo Davis ” What Makes Us Special Makes Us Strong” is the prevailing theme of SHREK-The Musical. Based on the 2001 Dreamworks animated feature film, this fairytale with a contemporary edge is this Spring’s musical theatre offering by Thomas Downey High School. Under the direction […]

By February 28, 2018 Read More →
ComedyView Not Your Granny’s Comedy

ComedyView Not Your Granny’s Comedy

ComedyView-Not your Granny’s Comedy By Felicia Aleman Hello, hello, hello. Happy March. Is it winter? Is it spring? Why is it sunny but if I go out in flip-flops I end up with frostbite? What do leprechauns do the rest of the year? Questions, questions… Speaking of leprechauns and questions, this month’s interview is with […]

By February 26, 2018 Read More →
StageView: Hairspray the Musical

StageView: Hairspray the Musical

StageView: Hairspray By Tasha Williams Surely you do not want to miss this year’s Hairspray musical production put on by The Modesto Junior College Theatre Department! It will run from March 16, 2018 to March 25, 2018 and with the actors being directed by Professor Lynette Borrelli-Glidewell, music being directed by Professor Cathryn Tortell, and […]

By February 26, 2018 Read More →
March BargainView Spring Into Savings!

March BargainView Spring Into Savings!

Spring Into Savings by Monica Barber There’s something magical about the month of March that makes it a special time of year. It marks the end of the long winter days and warmly welcomes the shorter days of Spring. Admiring the new blooms, Ms. M thinks it’s a perfect time to get out of the house and see the town. It’s […]

By February 26, 2018 Read More →
Rally for Dreamers Thursday Feb 22  2PM

Rally for Dreamers Thursday Feb 22 2PM

Rally for Dreamers Please join the North Valley Labor Federation and other partner organizations for a rally this Thursday at 2PM at Rep. Denham’s office. Time is running out for Congress to protect our dreamers, as the President’s deadline for action is March 5, 2018. Each successive day, hundreds of young people will lose their […]

By February 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
MJC offers Dreamers and DACA panel discussion

MJC offers Dreamers and DACA panel discussion

MJC offers Dreamers and DACA panel discussion The Modesto Junior College Civic Engagement Project (CEP) invites the community to a Dreamers and DACA panel discussion on Thursday, February 15, at 7 p.m. in Forum 110 on MJC’s East Campus, 435 College Avenue. The event is part of the CEP Fall Film and Lecture Series. Campus […]

By February 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Lurid Thriller BUG at Center Stage

Lurid Thriller BUG at Center Stage

Center Stage Conservatory presents a wonderfully lurid thriller ‘BUG’ written by the Tracy Letts. Production Dates: March 2-18 BUG By Tracy Letts Directed by:  Jennifer Golden A lonely cocktail waitress, Agnes, lives in a seedy motel room, hiding from her violent ex-husband Jerry. One night, her lesbian biker friend R.C. introduces her to Peter, a Gulf War […]

By February 20, 2018 Read More →
MJC Visiting Author Series hosts An Evening with Richard Harrison

MJC Visiting Author Series hosts An Evening with Richard Harrison

MJC Visiting Author Series hosts An Evening with Richard Harrison The Modesto Junior College Visiting Author Series presents An Evening with Richard Harrison on Tuesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. in Forum 110 on East Campus, 435 College Avenue, Modesto. A question-and-answer session and book signing will follow the author’s reading. The event is free […]

By February 18, 2018 Read More →
AllAgesView – Ready to “Rock”

AllAgesView – Ready to “Rock”

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson 2018 is going to rock. Between The Shire Community Space soon opening downtown and the Mother Lode Mineral Society’s Rock and Gem Show occurring in early March, there are a lot of exciting things coming up in our area! The Shire is an incredible venue that has supported local musicians, artist […]

By February 18, 2018 Read More →
ServiceView -Awesome Rotary Events

ServiceView -Awesome Rotary Events

ServiceView By Chris Murphy Check this space monthly as we showcase great works done by our local service clubs. This month we feature events of the Modesto Rotary Clubs. Consider being a part of the great network of our community that work so hard to give back to our area and support global efforts to […]

By February 18, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
HavenView – Help us Stop Domestic & Sexual Abuse

HavenView – Help us Stop Domestic & Sexual Abuse

HavenView By Chris Murphy Walk A Mile Team Fundraising Our high heels are on and we are training to “Walk a Mile” in her shoes. Why? We are walking to raise money and awareness to stop sexual abuse and domestic violence. There is no room for abuse in our society and we have to walk […]

By February 18, 2018 Read More →
LuckyView – March 17

LuckyView – March 17

Lucky View By Chris Murphy As a Murphy, there are few days more special than St. Patrick’s Day. I know that this is over a month away, but you need to make sure you plan accordingly. It is a Saturday this year so that makes it all the more fun. Get Lucky at LuckyFest – […]

By February 18, 2018 Read More →
JazzView –  February Funk

JazzView – February Funk

Blues&JazzView by Eric Benson What’s new with Jazz and the Blues News? If you luv music you’re gonna love this All right so I survived the hollidaze and Nappy New year, so on to the business at hand. Some nice music being playing in our greater Modesto area so come on down and partake of […]

By February 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
ZenView – Happy New Year of the Dog

ZenView – Happy New Year of the Dog

ZenView By Mary Layton Happy New Year of the Dog Dog lovers out there, you may like to know that this year’s Chinese New Year 2018 beginning Feb 16th, is the year of the Dog! Dogs are known to protect us, are loyal and playful and are our friends. It is said that the year […]

By February 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Unplugged View – Rendezvous With Raga

Unplugged View – Rendezvous With Raga

Unplugged View By Aaron Rowan Rendezvous With Raga Love and music may be in the air this month, but everything else is valentinnitus compared to the sweet sounds the Modesto Unplugged team are offering throughout the upcoming Valentine weekend. It’s better than a box of chocolates with us – you never know what you’re gonna […]

By February 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →