What’s Going On

Links for Life

Links for Life has Flamingos for your lawn for your Flamingo Party. Help celebrate our breast cancer survivors and those we lost during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The biggest package is the $250 survivor party with 20 lawn flamingos, a survivor yard sign and a supporter sign, plus delivery. Others are Supporter Flock Party $75, Supporter or Survivor signs $25. Visit LinksForLife.org for info


The Kern County Cancer Foundation and Java Detour are partnering for Drinking Pink. Java Detour will donate 20% of all proceeds from each pink drink that is purchased to assist local cancer patients. Java Detour is on California Avenue at Hwy 99


The California Living Museum is now open for visitors Wednesdays through Sundays from 9am to 3 pm. Indoor exhibits are closed, railway and playground are closed, picnic lunches welcome. Visit calmzoo.org for more.

Alzheimer’s Association

The Alzheimer’s Association in Kern County has a number of virtual classes this month including caregiver classes, warning signs of Alzheimers and communication strategies. For information, call 800-272-3900 or visit alz.org/crf

Dress For Success

Dress For Success is hosting special sales on Wednesday from 10 am to 4 p.m. They’re located on the first floor of the Haberfelde Building and for more details, visit their website Bakersfield.dressforsuccess.org

Bakersfield City

The City of Bakersfield is offering their COVID-19 Business Assistance Grant Program with grants up to $20,000 for qualifying businesses. For more information BakersfieldCity.us/bcares


The Bakersfield School District Education Foundation will host their 25th annual Teddy Bear Picnic Holiday Luncheon on December 10th at the Bakersfield Marriott at the Convention Center. Tickets are available now so call Latonya Thompson at 631-4678 or email teddybearpicnic@bcsd.com


The Assistance League of Bakersfield’s Bargain Box is open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 11 am to 3 pm at their store on Q Street in Downtown Bakersfield near the Bakersfield Museum of Art and sales benefit the Assistance League’s projects for local children. The address 1924 Q Street


“Do the Math” is a program of the Kern County Superintendent of Schools and offers 4th through 12th graders help with their math homework. The TV show airs Tuesday and Wednesdays from 4-5 p.m. and will air through this school year. Phone in math problems to (661) 636-4357 or toll free (806) 636-6284. Info is online at dothemathonline.net