In the News

Board chooses Palm/Nees Ave as access to San Joaquin River

A state-appointed board has decided that public access to the San Joaquin River bottom west of Highway 41 on the Fresno side of the river should be from a cul-de-sac adjacent to a northwest Fresno business park.

(Thank you to Fresno County Supervisor Andreas Borgeas for your support!)

Boys & Girls Clubs of Pinedale 2018 CLUB HOURS


February

  • 2/1 National Teen Dating Violence Awareness, The BIG
    HELP
  • 2/12 CLUB CLOSED
  • 2/14 Valentine’s Day Party
  • 2/16 #WeOwnFriday (Ages 13-18 ONLY) 2/19 CLUB CLOSED
  • 2/26 CLUB CLOSED

March

  • 3/12 CLUB CLOSED
  • 3/15 St. Patrick’s Day Party
  • 3/16 #WeOwnFriday (Ages 13-18 ONLY)
  • 3/17 March MADNESS 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament 3/29
    Central Valley Teen Conference
  • 3/30 Easter Party

April

  • 4/2 CLUB CLOSED
  • 4/6 MLB PITCH. HIT. RUN.
  • 4/9-4/13 National Boys & Girls Club Week 4/20
    Earth Day #WeOwnFriday (Ages 13-18 ONLY)
  • May
  • 5/1 United We Serve- Start of Summer of Service
  • 5/14 CLUB CLOSED
  • 5/18 #WeOwnFriday (Ages 13-18 ONLY)
  • 5/25 CLUB CLOSED 5/28 CLUB CLOSED

Cadets Ages 6-9
    Power Hour (Homework Help)
Kidz Lit (Literacy Program) Project Learn
Triple Play
Juniors Ages 10-12
Power Hour Street Smart Torch Club
Triple Play Volunteer Opportunities
Intermediates Ages 13-15
Power Hour
Safer Choices Keystone
Triple Play Volunteer Opportunities

Power Hour Diplomas 2 Degrees Career Launch Safer Choices
Keystone Volunteer Opportunities

2018 CLUB HOURS

AGES 6-12

DAYS

HOURS

Mondays

2:30PM-6:30PM

Tuesdays

2:30PM-6:30PM

Wednesdays

1ST & 3RD 1:30PM-5PM 2ND & 4TH
1:30PM-6:30PM

Thursdays

2:30PM-6:30PM

Fridays

2:30PM-6:30PM

**NOTE**

3RD FRIDAYS CLOSED (AGES 6-12)

TEENS 13-18

DAYS

HOURS

Mondays

2:30PM-7:30PM

Tuesdays

2:30PM-7:30PM

Wednesdays

1ST & 3RD 1:30PM-5PM 2ND & 4TH
1:30PM-6:30PM

Thursdays

2:30PM-7:30PM

Fridays

2:30PM-7:30PM

 

**NOTE** (TEEN NIGHT)

3RD FRIDAYS 3:00PM-8:00PM (TEENS 13-18)

 

 

CLOSED DATES

MONTH

DAYS

FEBRUARY

Monday, February 12 Monday, February 19 Monday, February 26

MARCH

Monday, March 12

APRIL

Monday, April 2

MAY

Monday, May 14 Friday, May 25 Monday , May 28

JUNE

Monday, June 18

JULY

Wednesday, July 4 Thursday, July 5 Monday, July 23 Tuesday, July 24 Wednesday, July 25 Thursday, July 26

AUGUST

Monday, August 13

SEPTEMBER

Monday, September 3 Tuesday, September 4

OCTOBER

Monday, October 15

NOVEMBER

Thursday, November 22 Friday, November 23

DECEMBER

Thursday, December 13 Monday, December 24 (half day) Tues- day, December 25 Wednesday, December 26 Monday, December 31 (half day)

Summer Literacy Camp

Summer Literacy Camp
Explore a bug’s life at the 3rd annual Literacy Camp

Pinedale Community Center
Monday, July 24th through Thursday, July 27th 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Each child will receive a packet of school supplies along with the opportunity to win additional prizes throughout the week. They will also receive a reference book to keep after camp is over.

The camp is free of charge and space is limited.
To sign up please call Sebastian at 432-5800, or go to Sebastian
(7600 N Palm Ave. in Fresno) before June 30th to register.
Remember space is limited so you must register in advance to participate.
Designed for children who will be entering 2nd through 6th grade in August 2017. The camp will focus on reading, writing, spelling, vocabulary and storytelling in a fun and interactive setting.

 

Literacy Camp Flyer (Fresno)

Wed, July 25, PCA Minutes

Melody Felton::::

  • 130-3pm literacy camp program by the Sabastian foundation Katy’s kid’s foundation
  • All volunteers that spend time with crafts and things to prepare for school tomorrow Thursday and Friday 8 years and older
  • Movies in the park tomorrow night every other Wednesday dr. strange will be playing tomorrow, one of the last two. Snack bar   available August 9th with the next movie…. Moana movie Hawaiian style 730 – 745 it will start set up inside the community center
  • Two more programs adoptive grandparent joing up with the north point center doing crafts and activities with the seniors.. Spending time with a senior every other Friday and Wednesday is when the program 3 to 4 pm they get ride to and from north point center.. Flyers available.
  • Bicycle safety pedestrian program, bring bikes and teach how to ride carefully. Great learning program, safety talk and bike provided July 17,24 augh 7 Mondays   Linda will donate five bikes
  • This Thursday having junior giants program going great last week having a how to identify bulling, how to stand up for that. Coaches have been talking about it and art expression have been drawn, back packs being given away   this Thursday night 6 – 8pm

Captain Burke ::::: addressing bulling, as an adult it is domestic violence. DV is up about 25% from last year, Marjory Mason Center is a valuable resource, and they may help with financial & legal service for families4. Law enforcement getting involved now as well. Report the crime, they need to be accountable. PD has a complete task force to assist.

 

Robert Jeffers (Councilman Brandau’s office)

Finished the budget for CDBG grant. City will be working on the sidewalks in Pinedale this fiscal year (July 21, 2017 – June 31,2018). Councilman Brandau going through street beautifications as well, please notify his office of any street concerns. Call in the homeless problems to keep them up to date on concerns. They plan on doing more to address the homeless problem.

 

Linda Amparono school starts Aug 21st Linda starts 8/14/17 @10am, If you need to get a bus pass for Kasner and Clovis West please contact her.

Family of 8 had House fire on 300 block Fir St, it was an electrical fire electrical fire… family is ok, will be moving to Minarets

Michelle new Walmart Manager taking Mike’s place, she just got back from vacation… Linda Amparano is reporting and hasn’t forgotten she is committed to working with the community and hopes to meet with us soon.

Ernestine – St Agnes carnial Sept 23rd from 12 – 9. They will homemade Mexican food , games, police invited, maybe McGriff may come. There will be a farmers market and they are looking for food donations fruit or veggies would be appreciated, can bring day before if like.

Ms Lewis – Reporting for Good Neighbors -Food give away on 7/14 155 signatures, 687 family members, 273 boxes of food with 35 volunteers helping. Produce always available M W F from Walmart doors open about 12:30 on the Beechwood side of the church, they will serve from there. Second Friday of every month the big give away show up around 730

Carolyn Romersa reporting for the Pinedale Boys and Girls Club thanks for the empty containers for starting the seedlings for their garden. Club is closed until the 31st of July. Please bring baby wipes for black board and containers for more seedlings! August 1 from 3 – 6pm they will be having a backyard BBQ, “National Night Out” … it is meant to hang out with your neighbors in your front yards too!

David Rodriguez   had a presentation at community center 15 people, had 3 from Pinedale and rest from other places. So far have booked about 6 -10 new presentations coming for the next year! Thanking the Councilman for assistance with insurance and the City for waiving fees since it was a community project presentation.

Shaver lake presentation went well, They asked him to comeback!

March next year will be 95th anniversary! We need to plan now! Maybe our very own parade for the 100th anniversary.

Beginning of the school year may have an official dedication for the Philip V. Sanchez hall it will be announced.

Sally Gomez wrapping up summer, fall sessions will be starting in two weeks; new calendars will be out. Working to get more programming with the Teen Coloring Lab, .. Read to the dog, volunteer therapy dog comes out @3:30 every Thursday, that will be on going with Children’s crafts as well.

Pinedale Community Center News!

·         LEARNER POOLS – Pools Open Monday, June 12, 2017 thru Sunday, August 13, 2017

Einstein, Fink White, Pinedale, Quigley, Romain

Recreation Swim – 7 Days a week 1 – 5 p.m.

Age 5 – 12 years only

·         The cooling center information is correct and if you would like to use the following link for more information on your webpage you may:

https://www.fresno.gov/parks/activities-recreational-programs/cooling-centers/

·         The Junior Giants registration has been extended to Saturday June 12th. I have attached a flyer that has more information and for interested parents and players the website to register is at the following link:

http://www.city-of-fresno-parcs.siplay.com/site/