Most of the tickets for an annual fundraiser to help keep the Fossil Discovery Center’s activities going have been sold.
The Mammoth Barbecue, which will feature no host cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, a silent auction and a mock dig, is set to take place on June 22 in the Fossil Discovery Center, 19450 Avenue 21 1/2 in Chowchilla.
The event is organized by the San Joaquin Valley Paleontology Foundation, which runs the FDC, and is open to those 21 years or older.
No host cocktails will start at 6 p.m. with the dinner to follow at 7 p.m. The dinner will be catered by the Madera Community Hospital...