MONTEREY

Consulting available to nonprofits

Nonprofit organizations in the county can apply for free management consulting from graduates of top business schools.

The Community Foundation for Monterey County's Center for Nonprofit Excellence puts on the program with several partners.

Applications are due Jan. 31.

To apply, see www.cfmco.org.

For information, Kaki Rusmore, director of CNE, 375-9712, ext. 124 or kaki@cfmco.org.

PACIFIC GROVE

Dog rescue group to hold orientation

Peace of Mind Dog Rescue is holding an orientation event for anyone interested in learning about the organization and volunteer openings. The orientation event will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Peace of Mind Dog Rescue, in the Bauer Center, 615 Forest Ave., Pacific Grove.

For reservations, call 718-9122 or email info@peaceofminddogrescue.org

For information, see www.peaceofminddogrescue.org

MONTEREY

Whalefest will be two-day event

Whalefest Monterey has expanded to two days this year.

The event will be held 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Jan. 26-27 at Fisherman's Wharf. The event includes whale watching, live music, demonstrations and films.

For information, see www.montereywharf.com.

MONTEREY

Free family day set at Museum of Art

The Monterey Museum of Art will hold a free family day Saturday, Feb. 2, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

There will be a scavenger hunt, story time and other activities.

For information, 831-372-5477, ext. 109 or see www.montereyart.org.