Calendar of Events and Important Dates 2015-2016


Click here to view the photo presentation shown during Vincent E. Petrucci's 90th Birthday Celebration on June 27, 2015. (Large pdf file: 38.3M)

  • July 23 - The Fresno State Winery will participate at the Fresno Food Festival
  • August 9 - The Taste of Vino wine tasting and fundraiser at the Save Mart Center in Fresno to support the V. E. Petrucci Library  located in the Department of Viticulture and Enology at Fresno State.
  • August 11 - 2015 Kearney Grape Day, Kearney Ag Research & Extension Center 8am-2pm
  • August 15 - The Fresno State Winery and Viticulture Club volunteers will be at the California Fig Fest at Fresno State. A portion of the proceeds will support the Ag One Ron Radoicich Scholarship.
  • August 25 - Fall semester courses begin
  • Thursday evenings - Enology Society meetings held every Thursday evening at Fresno State
  • August 28 - Department of Viticulture and Enology Welcome Back Orientation & Social for all new and returning viticulture and enology students. 
  • August 29 - The Fresno State Winery will be at the Harvest Ball fundraiser for Valley Children's Hospital, Save Mart Center
  • September 12 - The Fresno State Winery will be at A Taste of Riverpark, Fresno
  • September 13 - 38th Annual Ag Boosters BBQ
  • September 24 - The Fresno State Winery will be at the Fig Garden Wine Walk, Fresno
  • October 7 - Ag One 36th Annual Kern County Alumni & Friends Luncheon, Primex Farms
  • October 10 - "The Great Grape" event, Presented by the Henry Madden Library at the Department of Viticulture and Enology.  Grape, raisin, and wine-themed food, tastings, and other fun activities for the whole family. 
  • October 20 - Jordan College Ag & Food Industry Career Fair
  • October 23 - Ag One 18th Annual Alumni & Friends Wine Tasting, Fresno State Winery
  • November - Viticulture Club Annual Fall Harvest BBQ Dinner.  Email contact
  • November 10, 2015 - Tree & Vine Expo in Turlock, by American Vineyard Magazine
  • November 12 - Rootstock - Planting New Ideas for the Future in Napa, by Napa Valley Grapegrowers
  • November 13 - Sonoma Grape Expo in Cloverdale, by American Vineyard Magazine
  • November 13 - Viticulture Club Annual Fall Harvest Dinner
  • November 17 - Grape, Nut & Tree Fruit Expo, Fresno Fairgrounds, by American Vineyard Magazine
  • November 25-27 - Thanksgiving Break
  • December - Fresno State Viticulture & Enology Resume Workshop
  • December 8 - Pruning Workshop for Grape Growers, Fresno State Vineyards
  • December 9 - Last day of fall semester instruction
  • December 10-11 - Consultation Days
  • December 14-17 - Fall semester final examinations
  • December 25-January 1 - Campus closed
  • January 19 - Spring semester courses begin
  • January 26-28 - Unified Wine & Grape Symposium and Fresno State Viticulture and Enology Alumni & Friends Reunion, Sacramento  (Exhibits January 27-28)
  • February - FFA Vine Pruning Contest, Fresno State Vineyards
  • February - Department of Viticulture & Enology Internship & Career Fair
  • March - Enology Society Spring Bud Break Bash TBA
  • March 21-25 - Spring Break
  • April - FFA VIne Judging Contest,  Fresno State Vineyards
  • April - Viticulture Club Papa Petrucci 5K in the Fresno State Vineyards, fundraiser for the V. E. Petrucci Library
  • April TBA - San Joaquin Valley Winemakers Annual Golf Tournament and Fundraiser for Fresno State Viticulture & Enology
  • May 6 - Duarte Nursery's Annual Friends Day, Hughson
  • May 11 - Last day of spring semester instruction
  • May 12-13 - Consultation Days
  • May 16-19 - Spring semester final examinations
  • May 19 - Viticulture & Enology Annual Graduates' Dinner -  Save the date!  Parents, family, friends, alumni, and industry friends are welcome to join our faculty, staff, and students as we celebrate our Class of 2016!  Details TBA.
  • May 20 - Jordan College Convocation Ceremony, Save Mart Center
  • June 27-July 1 - ASEV Annual Meeting, Monterey, CA

 

 

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