December 23, 2013

First Day Hikes

Is your 2014 New Year’s resolution to win the battle of the bulge, to start a new exercise program or to simply experience the great outdoors?  

 Then start the year by joining thousands of Americans on First Day Hikes at state parks all across the United States. Last year more than 22,000 people began the year by going on First Day Hikes. In 2014 thirty-one California parks will start the California State Parks sesquicentennial anniversary with First Day Hikes. For a list of the participating parks see the department of parks’ new release.

The First Day Hikes at Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park takes place on Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The first hike starts at 10:00 am and second hike starts at 1:00 pm. The guided hikes are less than a mile long and take approximately two hours. 

What:     First Day Hike
Where:   Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park
When:    Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Time:     10:00am and 1:00pm
Cost:      FREE

For more information about the Allensworth hikes call 661-849-3433.

December 13, 2013

Allensworth Elementary School Toy Drive

This Saturday morning, for the price of a new toy you can enjoy a pancake breakfast with all of the sides and experience the golden age of aviation at Tailspin Tommy’s Aerodrome Eatery.  As you eat, watch the planes take off and land from Fresno’s historic 1929 Chandler Field aviation terminal.

In addition to enjoying a pancake breakfast your donation will help a child at the Allensworth Elementary School have a nice Christmas.

What:      Toy Drive for the Allensworth Elementary School
When:     Saturday, December 14th
Where:   510 W Kearney Blvd, Fresno, California 93706
               In the main terminal building at Fresno Chandler Executive Airport
Time:     7am-9am
For more information call (559) 268-2880