9th annual Exeter Scarecrow Contest: ‘Something to Crow About’

When: Through Oct. 31 for businesses, individuals, nonprofits, organizations, families, youth groups

Where: City of Exeter

Sponsor: Exeter Chamber of Commerce

Contact: Exeter Chamber, (559) 592-2919

Cost: $10 entry fee


3rd annual Golf Tournament

When: Oct. 9, registration 8-10 a.m., tee off 10 a.m.

Where: Ridge Creek Dinuba Golf Club, 3018 Ridge Creek Drive

Sponsor: The Creative Center Foundation

Contact: thecreativecenterfoundation.org, (559) 733-4400

Cost: $125 single golfer, $500 foursome (includes cart, gift bag, lunch)


The Fruit of Our Harvest online fundraiser

When: 1 p.m. Oct. 12-5 p.m. Oct. 16

Where: online

Sponsor: Exeter Boys & Girls Club (part of Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sequoias)

Contact: bgcsequoias.org/exeter, (559) 592-4074

Cost: sponsorship opportunities, donations

4th annual Sequoia High School Student Art Exhibit

When: Starts Nov. 6

Where: virtual/online featuring work from more than 140 students

Sponsor: Arts Visalia Visual Art Center, 214 E. Oak Ave., Visalia

Contact: artsvisalia.org, (559) 739-0905


Arts Visalia Annual Holiday Show & Sale

When: Nov. 25-Dec. 19, noon-5:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays; opening reception, Dec. 4, 6-8 p.m.

Where: Arts Visalia Visual Art Center, 214 E. Oak Ave., Visalia

Sponsor: Arts Visalia

Contact: artsvisalia.org, (559) 739-0905

Cost: Free entry


11th annual ‘Sharing the Light of the World’ Celebration Dinner, Auction

When: Dec. 11 dinner, online silent auction (Dec. 1-8 p.m. Dec. 11)

Where: Dinners by Sue Sa’s Creative Catering to be picked up or delivered within Visalia city limits

Sponsor: Hands in the Community

Contact: hncvisalia@gmail.com, (559) 625-3822, ext. 100. Donate to hnconline.org/donations or P.O. Box 6842, Visalia CA 93290

Dinner cost: $89 for two, $159 for four, $219 for six (reserve dinner by noon Dec. 4)