Political science professor to speak to Dems
The Clovis Democratic Club will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. Jan. 22 at Seven Bar & Grill, 25 Shaw Ave. in Clovis. Dr. Thomas Holyoke of the Fresno State Political Science Department will speak about the elections and the Democratic response. New members are welcome. Details: (559) 322-9740.
‘Conserving Water’ class offered by Master Gardeners
The UCCE Master Gardeners of Fresno County will hold a class on “Conserving Water in Your Garden” 9:30-11 a.m. Jan. 14 at the UC Center, 550 E. Shaw Ave. Four areas will be discussed: turf, shrubs, fruit trees and vegetables. There is no cost to attend. Details: (559) 241-7519.
Grants offered by Fresno Regional Foundation
Fresno Regional Foundation is accepting applications for its 2015 Arts and Culture Grant Cycle. A total of $250,000 will be granted. There will be an information session 11 a.m.-noon Jan. 27 at Woodward Park Regional Library, 944 E. Perrin Ave. In addition, a webinar will be held at 11 a.m. Jan. 28. To register, go to http://j.mp/2015frfacinformation. The application is a two-part process and applicants must submit an OrgCard detailing organizational and financial information by Feb. 27 at 5 p.m. Details: (559) 226-5600, www.fresnoregfoundation.org.