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Help Us Walk a Mile in Her Shoes!

Help Us Walk a Mile in Her Shoes!

NonProfitView Walk a Mile for Haven By Chris Murphy We have no use and there are no excuses for spousal or domestic abuse. Period. This is something that we all must stand up against and prevent sexual abuse of any kind. We must support those that protect our most vulnerable in our community. The Haven […]

By March 30, 2018 Read More →
Libraries to Host Free Family Fun at Diá de los Niños/Diá de los Libros

Libraries to Host Free Family Fun at Diá de los Niños/Diá de los Libros

Libraries to Host Free Family Fun at Diá de los Niños/Diá de los Libros Modesto Library to give away free children’s books on April 7. Stanislaus County libraries are celebrating Diá de los Niños/Diá de los Libros (Day of the Child/Day of the Book) this spring. Día celebrations will feature crafts, activities, and a special […]

MJC presents Emmanuel Escamilla in Positive People Speaker Series

MJC presents Emmanuel Escamilla in Positive People Speaker Series

MJC presents Emmanuel Escamilla as next presenter in Positive People Speaker Series Emmanuel Escamilla, Code X program founder, is the next presenter for Modesto Junior College’s Positive People Speaker Series. The free, public presentation is Thursday, April 12, at 6 p.m. in the Mary Stuart Rogers Student Learning Center on West Campus, 2201 Blue Gum […]

MJC offers presentation by TEDx speaker April 11

MJC offers presentation by TEDx speaker April 11

MJC offers presentation by TEDx speaker and expert in treatment of substance abuse By Tasha Williams The Human Services Program at Modesto Junior College is sponsoring a presentation by B.J. Davis, Psy.D, entitled “Why We Do What We Do: Choice Theory, A New Psychology of Personal Freedom” on Wednesday, April 11, at 5:30 p.m. in […]

A Modesto Cycling Story

A Modesto Cycling Story

Modesto Cycling Story By Mike Mirabile During a recent adventure motorcycle ride with some friends and other people I had just met, the subject of mountain biking in Modesto came up. A couple of guys were explaining to each other how they both had nice bikes but they were no longer riding because there was […]

MarathonView

MarathonView

MarathonView Calling all runners! Are you ready for one of the leading qualifiers for the Boston Marathon happening right here in Modesto? March 11 brings the Modesto Marathon where thousands of elite runners will join those doing their first Marathon on a fast flat course thought Modesto and the surrounding countryside. There is a pre […]

ReaderView – It’s Doug Jones!

ReaderView – It’s Doug Jones!

ReaderView Look who reads ModestoView? Check out Doug Jones, the star of The Element of Danger, a film by local filmmaker John Soares. This film premiered at MJC last month and here is the ModestoView interview with Doug about his role in this new film. Doug starred in the award winning The Shape of Water, […]

ChampionView – Thank you Darin and Chris

ChampionView – Thank you Darin and Chris

ChampionView By Chris Murphy Modesto Champions As spring is springing up all over Modesto, there are a couple of people that are really make sure that our city is getting better everyday. As Modesto, and other communities battle chronic homelessness, people in Modesto are standing up and being champions and making sure we don’t let […]

InterView – Futsal, the next big thing

InterView – Futsal, the next big thing

InterView Darrel Wilkins Futsal – A Great New Idea By Chris Murphy Soccer is in his blood. He has been playing soccer since he was young. Darrel’s teams have won a Section Championship, a State Cup, taken three teams to Europe. Modesto has three professional players from and two that have played for Darrel. He […]

GreetingsView – Happy March Friends!

GreetingsView – Happy March Friends!

Greetings Modesto Friends, Welcome to March, one of my favorite times of the year. It is still green, the air is fresh and the Irish feeling permeates the air. As the global holiday of St. Patrick’s Day approaches (on a Saturday no less!), we are all Irish kin but then your realize how much is […]

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 →
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 →