Fresno Swing Dance is hosting another beginner’s series for anyone interested in learning Lindy Hop starts the first Wednesday of every month (to-night!). Drop-in intermediate lessons every Wednesday. Lindy Hop is a form a swing dance that was first popular during the 1920s-WWII era. Here’s an example).
I’ve been learning this dance for three years and here are some of the many reasons why I love the dance and community:
Details - Every Wednesday - Studio 65 - Lessons start at 7pm (separate lessons for beginners and intermediate). Social dance hour starts at 8:15pm. Check out Fresno Swing Dance’s page for more info, videos, and event updates.
Watercolors of downtown Fresno by Imelda Golik.
Local news outlets reported Tuesday that the City of Fresno would be implementing“Stage 2″ water restrictions beginning Aug. 1, in response to our state’s historic drought. That means that not only will the city be limiting residents to outdoor watering only two days per week, but that the city would also be stepping up its monitoring and fines for violators.
Plant wall in Monterey, CA. Totally want this for my future home.
Big Sur River Inn in California. The photos don’t give you much of an idea of what it’s like because I stopped by for a few minutes. The place has lodging, a general store, a pub, and outdoor BBQ and bar. You can sit near the river and enjoy your beer!
Point Lobos State Reserve in California.
San Juan Bautista, California.
Farmers of Fresno County, the agricultural capital of the world, are struggling with the impact of California’s severe drought. The video documents what has happened to May Vu’s farm in Sanger after her well ran dry.
Read the Fresno Bee article, here.
Old Mission San Juan Bautista in California.
Nostalgic memories from when I felt overwhelmed by our Earth.
This photograph is a composition of 10 separate photos.
Trailer for Valley Uprising, a documentary about Yosemite’s Rock Climbing Revolution. Premieres September, 2014.
Read the story behind the documentary, here.