GENERAL COMMUNITY INFORMATION RESOURCES:
Fresno County Library
Fresno County Resources Online Directory
State of California Consumer Information
Take Charge California: Be Smart
Hinds Hospice Center for Grief and Loss presents:
Hope for the Holidays
A workshop for those experiencing the holidays after the death of a love one.
RESOURCES FOR CHILDREN:
Kid’s turn is a whole family approach to dealing with the difficulties associated with divorce or separation. It helps children understand and cope with the loss, anger and fear that are often associated with divorce or separation. This program is recognized by the county courts as a co-parenting approved course. This course is offered by Encourage Tomorrow.
Call 233-2880 (Sandra Jones) for more information.
LOW OR NO-COST AMUSEMENTS:
The Downtown Association
Downtown Fresno has something to offer for everyone. Check the Downtown Association Calendar for current events.
A wonderful outdoor environment for children! Includes Garden of the Sun and Cactus Garden for all
1937 N Winery, Fresno
Hours: Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM, Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM
Fresno Art Museum-Free Admission for Art Hop
Spring Hours: Thursday - Sunday 11 AM - 5 pm
Free National Park Entrance Days
America’s Best Idea – the national parks – gets even better with several fee-free days at more than 100 national parks that usually charge entrance fees. Check the National Parks website for dates.
GALLERIES AND GARDENS:
The Art Stand Gallery
On the Blossom Trail: on the way to Kings Canyon National Park
Corner of Highway 180 and Frankwood Avenue
Clark Center for Japanese Culture
15770 10th Avenue
Tuesdays-Saturdays from 12:30-5:00 PM
Admission: Adults-$5, Students-$3, Children-Free (12 & under)
Clovis Botanical Garden
945 N Clovis Avenue
Hours: Thursdays through Sundays
Call 298-3091 for hours of operation
U.C. Master Gardeners of Fresno
Adult volunteers trained through the University of California Cooperative Extension provide home gardening information, conduct classes and other horticultural events and programs.