The Friends of the North Fork Branch Library will host a Frugal Friends Fashion Show from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Bandit Town in North Fork, 55420 Old Town Road (226).
Enjoy watching friends and family model thrift store fashions of their own creation. Tickets are $10 pre-sale and $12 at the door, which includes lunch, a recycled jewelry sale, silent auction, and 50/50 raffle. Tickets are sold at the North Fork Library, Hardware Store, and Visitor Center.
Details: Jean Russell, (559) 877-2131.
Heritage Days parade
The Heritage Day 20th annual parade will be held 10 a.m., Sept. 17. This year’s theme, “Saving the Past for the Future,” helps guide the parade entries to celebrate our history.
As in in past years, the parade will travel down School Road (427) to Crane Valley Road (426) ending at Golden Oak Drive. Announcer stands will be at Fresno Flats, the corner of School Road and 426, and in front of the Sierra Star, where the parade judges will be located. Viewing of the parade will be available along either road.
Entries may include classic cars, scout troops, community organizations, bands, floats, horse groups, clowns, and marching groups.
Trophies and ribbons will be presented, as well as special plaque awarded to the best commercial float entry.
Entry forms, which must be submitted by Sept. 11, are available online at fresnoflatsmuseum.org, the Oakhurst Area Chamber of Commerce, and Oakhurst Giftworks.
Details: Sandy Brinley, (559) 683-7027.
A seminar on Home Networking and Online Security Practices, presented by Jennifer Moss and Brian Casey, will be offered 6-8 p.m., Aug. 11, at Oakhurst Community Center.
The seminar includes password conventions, online security, and safety and your public reputation.
Elks Make a Deal
Join the Elks Lodge for a fun evening re-creating the classic television game show with the opportunity to win great prizes. The Elks Make a Deal event will be held Aug. 27 at the Oakhurst lodge. Costumes are encouraged
Stuffed chicken breast dinner begins at 6 p.m., with the event beginning at 7 p.m.
Cost is $10 for the event, $12.50 for dinner.
Reservations: (559) 683-2717.
Seniors Got Talent
Auditions continue every Sunday, 2-4 p.m., for the Sierra Senior Society’s Seniors Got Talent fundraiser. The show takes place Oct. 16.
Congressman Tom McClintock
Oakhurst Area Chamber invites chamber members to join in a round table discussion with Congressman Tom McClintock, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Aug. 18 - 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., at the Yosemite Gateway Association of Realtors (near Sears on Junction Drive in Oakhurst). Limited space.
RSVP: (559) 683-7766.