Posts in category

Community event


The City of Santa Maria will host weekly pop-up activities during the month of February at the Newlove Community Building and Edwards Community Center for teens in grades 7-12. Pop Up at Newlove programming will take place from 2-4 p.m. on Thursdays, starting with a cornhole contest on February 3, a water bottle rocket experience …

Network Waitaki puts its power behind Oamaru’s new indoor sports and events center project. The trust-owned powerline company has secured the naming rights to the facility, which will be known as the Network Waitaki Event Centre, by signing a 10-year, $2.5 million deal with the Waitaki Event Center Trust and the Waitaki District Council. Network …

BATTLE CREEK, Michigan – Kellogg Community College (KCC) has released its schedule for this year black history month events and exhibitions. KCC tells us that all events will take place on campus and are free unless otherwise specified. KCC’s calendar of events reads as follows: Black History Month/Art Exhibit Opening Reception (Morris Library)Monday January 31: …

Since winning the TS Eliot Prize for Poetry last week, Joelle Taylor has been called on more than one occasion a “slam poet”. Which, she says, is fascinating: “Because there is no slam poet.” A poetry slam is an event, a spoken word contest, she adds, not a type of poetry. Taylor, who was named …

The event brought together “a number of influential people in the community” for a virtual awards gala on Friday evening And the winners are…! Strive: Young Professionals Group (Strive YPG) hosted the fifth annual Algoma Visionary Awards on Friday night, bringing together a number of community influencers for a virtual awards gala. A press release …

Wellsboro – Organizing the Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally (STPR) has proven to be a difficult logistical process. Last year, the event was downgraded from a national event to a regional event, due to licensing issues and other logistical issues. Last week, however, state and local authorities met with the event’s organizers to ensure the popular …

Next Monday, January 17, is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a federal holiday commemorating the birthday of the civil rights leader. Here are some events taking place on campus next week to honor and celebrate his legacy. MLK Memorial Banquet On January 16, the University Office for Diversity and Inclusion is hosting the 37th Annual …

COLOMBIA, Mo (KMIZ) In a one-day COVID testing event, Missourians in their cars lined up in the American Legion parking lot in Jefferson City waiting to be tested. Nanda Nunnelly, owner of NextGen Diagnostics Services, said more than 400 tests were administered on Sunday. The event took place Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. …

The Alberni Valley Canada Day Committee is looking for new volunteers for its 2022 celebration. The committee is gearing up for the new year with its first meeting on January 17, and volunteers are optimistic the community will be able to come together for the traditional celebration in 2022. The first step is to recruit …

A SPECIAL dinner will be held in Bradford to honor one of the district’s community champions later this month. The dinner was hosted by the Professional Muslim Institute (PMI) and will celebrate the success of PMI member Sofia Buncy DL, following her inclusion in the New Year’s Honors list. Ms. Buncy DL received an MBE …