When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: PetSmart, 2100 McHenry Ave.
Info: The Westside Animals for Adoption event will feature all sizes and breeds family dogs, lap dogs, athletic dogs. For more, call (209) 892-3114 or check today to see the updated roster of WAA dogs at www.westsideanimalsforadoption.webs.com.
When: Monday, 1 p.m.
Where: St. Stanislaus Catholic Church hall, Seventh and K streets
Info: The Brotherhood of St. Anthony Council 30 is sponsoring a whist party. The cost is $2 to play. The card game includes refreshments and a raffle. All are welcome. For more information, call Rose at (209) 529-4933.
VALLEY CHARTER OPEN HOUSE
When: Tuesday, 3:30 to 5 p.m.
Where: Valley Charter High School, 108 Campus Way
Info: This open house is an opportunity for all parents and prospective students to meet teachers, learn more about the school, the programs offered and how to enroll in the 2013-14 school year. For more information, call (209) 238-6800.
GOOGLE ANALYTICS COURSE
When: Tuesday-Wednesday, 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Oakdale Chamber of Commerce conference room, 590 N. Yosemite Ave.
Info: "Understanding Google Analytics" will focus on collecting and reviewing data to make informed business decisions about your presence online. Cost is $15 per person for members, $40 for nonmembers. For more information or to reserve a seat, call (209) 847-2244.
MUNICIPAL ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETING
When: Tuesday, 7 p.m.
Where: Nick W. Blom Salida Regional Library community room, 4835 Sisk Road
Info: The potential annexation of Salida by Modesto is the topic of the Salida Municipal Advisory Council meeting. Modesto Mayor Garrad Marsh plans to attend. Residents are invited to attend and ask questions. For more information, see Salida MAC's online newsletter at http://salidamac. blogspot.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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