Community Blog

CAPK to hold free farmers market in Lamont

July 5, 2019 / By

Community Action Partnership of Kern is holding a free farmers market next week in Lamont.

Beginning at 3 p.m., community members can come to the Lamont Library and grab free produce.

Local advocacy groups hold rally to raise awareness of ‘inhumane’ immigration practices

July 2, 2019 / By

The Women’s March Kern County and the Rapid Response Network of Kern are partnering to host a Light for Liberty event next week.

Delano to celebrate Pride Month with day of action

June 18, 2019 / By
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Delano’s LGBTQ+ Alliance is holding a day of action this weekend to celebrate Pride Month.

The event includes messages from speakers and a two-mile march, beginning at the corner of High Street and Cecil Avenue at the International Community sign.

Community to celebrate Juneteenth Saturday

June 12, 2019 / By

Community members are getting ready to celebrate Juneteenth, an annual event which commemorates the ending of slavery in the U.S.

City to hold swimsuit drive

June 3, 2019 / By

The City of Bakersfield Recreation & Parks is holding a swimsuit drive for those in need.

Kern High School District to offer free meals to students this summer

May 28, 2019 / By

The Kern High School District is providing free meals to students this summer.

The district is launching its 2019 Seamless Summer Breakfast and Lunch Program in an effort to keep children healthy throughout the summer months.