BIPOLAR SUPPORT GROUP
When: Thursdays, 7 p.m.
Where: Unity Church, 2467 Veneman Ave.
Info: The Bipolar Alliance of America is a support group for people with bipolar disorder. It offers a place for patients and their caregivers to discuss and share their experiences and learn more about the disorder so they can live more stable lives. For more information, call Craig at (209) 480-7833.
WHIST CARD PARTY
When: Monday, 1 p.m.
Where: St. Stanislaus Church Hall, Seventh and K streets
Info: Card party is sponsored by the Brotherhood of St. Anthony Council 30. The cost is $2 to play whist. There will be refreshments and a raffle. All are welcome. Refreshments at 1 p.m., card playing begins at 1:30. For more information, call Rose at (209) 529-4933.
KIDS IN THE KITCHEN WORKSHOP
When: Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to noon
Where: Ceres Community Center, 2701 Fourth St.
Info: The Ceres Recreation Department presents a Kids in the Kitchen Winter Workshop for ages 6 to 14. Participants will make cool and delicious winter goodies. Cost is $14. For more information or to register, call (209) 538-5682 or visit www.ci.ceres.ca.us.
FOLK DANCING FRIDAYS
When: Fridays, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Carnegie Arts Center, 250 N. Broadway Ave.
Info: Interested in global ethnic dancing? Want to learn something new this year while getting in shape? The Village Dancers of the Valley will be folk dancing every Friday night. Beginners lessons are at 7:30, and intermediates at 8. Request dances (mixed levels) follow. The more times you come, the more dances you will learn. Admission is $7 to cover the cost of the room. Students and children are admitted free. For more information, call Judy at (209) 480-0387.
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