So tell us, who are you, where did you come from, and what do you do? The Fresno County Bicycle Coalition (FCBC) is an all volunteer 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Fresno, CA. We promote … [Read more...] about The FresYes Non Profit Interview: The Fresno County Bicycle Coalition (FCBC)
As the lazy days of summer wind down, it's time for families to gear up for a new school year. With Fresno and Central Unified Schools returning next week, and Clovis Unified the following, it feels … [Read more...] about 10 Tips for a Smooth Back-to-School Transition
This started as just a simple question posed amongst the office staff. Admittedly there was an immediate answer from just about everyone - but then the qualifying questions started. Questions … [Read more...] about The BEST Ice Cream in Fresno / Clovis!
Even though our summer has been mild so far, the forecast is hinting that a warm up is on the way – so you know what that means… time for our 2023 round-up of local spots to get your splash on this … [Read more...] about Where to Swim and Cool Off in Fresno, 2023 Edition
Motherhood - the job that comes with no salary, no sick days, and no vacations. But somehow, it's still the only job where the boss is always happy to see you, even if it's just because you're the one … [Read more...] about The FresYes Mother’s Day Giveaway!
Author's Note: I first wrote about Geocaching for FresYes.com back in 2014 when I discovered the activity. It's such a fun thing to do, especially when the weather is nice, and I still find that a … [Read more...] about Geocaching: A Fun, Free, Outdoor Activity for Families in Fresno
I have worked with, befriended, and volunteered for teachers and educators for the last 23 years. Teachers are some of my favorite people in the world. For this reason, as a public service I have … [Read more...] about What Your Child’s Teachers Really Want for Christmas (and what they really don’t)
Looking for ways to get in the spirit and celebrate the joy of the holidays with your loved ones this December? Look no further – we’ve compiled the perfect list of 10 awesome ways to enjoy quality … [Read more...] about FresYes Families: Holiday Season Bucket List
The Fresno Chaffee Zoo is always a special place to visit for Valley residents and their families, and though the temperatures drop through the holiday season, it doesn't slow crowds from enjoying the … [Read more...] about Fresno Chaffee Zoo Debuts New Holiday Experience: Illuminature
If you grew up around the time I did, you may fondly remember Pizza Hut's Book It buttons and program. In school, we would get a big, round button pin. There were a number of spaces where you'd put a … [Read more...] about Keep Kids Reading: 5 Great Programs For This Summer
Looking for where to swim and cool off in Fresno 2022? Toasty summers are a fact of life for Fresnans, but thankfully you don’t have to dig your own pool to find a great place to cool off. The Fresno … [Read more...] about Where to Swim and Cool Off in Fresno, 2022 Edition
As a working parent, I learned the hard way years ago that if you're interested in having your child participate in day camps during the summer months while you're working - the time to sign up is … [Read more...] about Parents: It’s Summer Camp Sign Up Time!
Whether it's a rainy day outside or you are quarantining to stay COVID safe, everyone needs ideas to stay active and avoid boredom indoors. If you are staying indoors, there is always social … [Read more...] about Great Indoor Activities with the Family
As we begin to emerge from our pandemic state of living, one reemergence particularly thrilling to parents and kids is summer camps! Though some camps remain closed this summer and all are affected by … [Read more...] about 5 Awesome Fresno Summer Camps Still Enrolling for 2021
Are your kiddos at home going a bit stir crazy? Ours too! One way to get some of the pent-up energy out is a scavenger hunt. We have one for inside and one for outside for you to have fun with. I … [Read more...] about Scavenger Hunt Time!!
In the Fresno and nearby metro surrounding area, there are now three indoor trampoline parks: Aerozone is located on Ashlan and Cedar and features multiple rooms of entertainment including … [Read more...] about DEFY Trampoline Park Offers Big Fun & Affordable Monthly Memberships
This year I discovered a Valley treasure that's nearly 70 years old. The Youth Orchestras of Fresno has been around in one form or another since 1950, but somehow I had missed it until my … [Read more...] about Discover the music of the Youth Orchestras of Fresno
On the first Friday of every month, the Discovery Center in Fresno has $1 admission. Is it worth it? Heck yes. I checked it out this month, and it was a blast. Not only do you get into the … [Read more...] about Dollar Fridays at The Discovery Center are loads of fun
It's time! Grab a cup of PSL and hug a pumpkin—fall fun is in the air. For those who want to squeeze every last drop of seasonal fun out of October, I've compiled this handy list of five … [Read more...] about Enjoy these 5 fall activities for the whole family!
The Valley Dream Center in partnership with EPU Children's Center will hand out backpacks with pens, pencils, notebooks, calculators, binders, and more on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 1-4 … [Read more...] about Backpack donations happening Saturday in Fresno
School is starting up all over the valley. It's an exciting time for new pencils, backpacks, and teachers. But it can also be a stressful time for children with speech and language … [Read more...] about The TALK Team provides pediatric speech therapy services in Fresno and Visalia
Right now, the great outdoors is like an oven that has recently burned the Thanksgiving turkey and a large portion of California. Basically, the air is hot and smokey. However, this post … [Read more...] about 4 ways to have fun and stay cool in Fresno
Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are some fun suggestions for events happening in Fresno and beyond. Friday • Kids Wellness Day is happening from … [Read more...] about Here’s what you should do this weekend
It's happening! Another FREE FresYes Movie in the Park! An even better event! This year, we've made a couple of changes to our super-popular annual event: … [Read more...] about Save the date: It’s the 2018 FresYes Movie in the Park!
The Fresno Chaffee Zoo is a popular place to hang out year round, but recently it's become even more enjoyable to visit during the hotter months of the year. With the recent addition of the … [Read more...] about Chill out with the animals this Saturday at the Cool Zoo event