39. Stockton Earth Day Festival - April 28, 2010

Welcome to Podcast Stockton for Wednesday, April 28, 2010. On this episode, we cover:

Wes’s Stockton activities guide. Go to VisitStockton.org to sign up for the weekly events e-mail and follow @Stockton_CA on Twitter and on Facebook.

A recap of the 22nd Annual Earth Day Festival. Matt and I were emcees at Stockton's Earth day festival hosted by the Peace and Justice Network of San Joaquin Valley. There were several bands and performing artists that participated in the event including The Afternaps and Tara Tinsley from Musicians for a Better Planet. Several teachers were given awards as well as a grant and Congressman Jerry McNerney and City Council Member Susan Eggman addressed the attendees. If you want more information and to find out about next year's Earth day festival visit http://livegreensanjoaquin.org.

The Courage Campaign of San Joaquin is hosting a Mardi Gras party. On Friday April 30th at 6:00pm, the Courage Campaign of San Joaquin will be putting on a Mardi Gras party in an effort to raise awareness of their organization. The event will be held at Valley Ministries MMC in Stockton and is free to attend.

Help save "Music in the Park."A 58 year old tradition is on the verge of ending as the City will no longer be able to support the "Music in the Park" program held at Victory Park. Thusday, April 29th from 5:30 to 7:30, there will be a fundraiser to help continue this event. Bring your chair and your checkbook and enjoy the music of local artists "Next Door Neighbor;"

Until next time, make it great Stockton!