Thursday, Feb. 4
The Brown Bag Series features David Myers speaking on Seeking the Sane Center: A Different Approach to Israel-Palestine on Campus. Fresno State, Social Science Building, 5340 N. Campus Drive, Fresno, 559-278-5414, www.fresnostate.edu/socialsciences/historydept/degrees/jewish-studies/index.html. 12:30 p.m.
Community: Empty Bowl Project
Enjoy a warm meal and choose from hundreds of handcrafted bowls. Proceeds will benefit a homeless shelter. First Baptist Church of Merced, 500 Buena Vista Drive, Merced, 209-381-5221, $20. 5 p.m.
Enjoy a romantic night with the duo who will perform their hits, including “La Pareja Ideal” and “Volvere.” Warnors Theatre, 1400 Fulton St., Fresno, 510-944-7744, www.ticketon.com, $39-$79. 6:30 p.m.
Community: Valley Oak Quilt Guild meeting
Judy Niemeyer, certified quilting instructor, will present a trunk show and will teach a class on paper piecing techniques on Friday. Tulare Community Church, 1820 N. Gem St., Tulare, 559-733-8536, www.valleyoakqg.org, $5. 10 a.m.-noon
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.