When: Today, 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Caldron's Pets Choice, 3507 Tully Road
Info: The Humane Society of Stanislaus County will have vaccinated, spayed or neutered animals available for adoption. For more, call (209) 550-7387.
VETERANS ADVISORY COMMISSION MEETING
When: Monday, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Modesto Library, Downstairs Auditorium, 1500 I St.
Info: The Stanislaus County Veterans Advisory Commission will meet and receive updates from their four strategic priority committees. The commission also will discuss local training and processing of volunteer drivers as well as finalize its report to the Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors. For more, call Joe (209) 914-4764.
When: Monday, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: Trinity United Presbyterian Church, Telle Center, Room 502, 1600 Carver Road
Info: DelWood Neighborhood Alliance Meeting, Together We Unite. Neighbors coming together volunteering to make a difference in making our neighborhood: safer, cleaner, more beautiful and a proud place to live.
ESTATE PLANNING SEMINAR
When: Tuesday, March 262:30 p.m.
Where: Modesto Library, Downstairs auditorium, 1500 I St.
Info: Thomas K. Thorson, president of the Modesto chapter of the Society for Financial Awareness, will talk about the importance of having a living trust and durable powers of attorney. There will be no sales or solicitation of services. The seminar will provide people with information that could save thousands of estate taxes at the death of a trustee. Free. Reservations are encouraged. For more or to register, call Karen (209) 312-9718 or e-mail email@example.com.
CÉSAR E. CHÁVEZ CELEBRATION
When: Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: CSU Stanislaus, Quad and Event Center
Info: 18th annual Cesar E. Chavez celebration including commemorative activities celebrating the civil rights leader and his legacy. Daytime activities in the Quad include information booths, a César E. Chávez display and karaoke. Evening activities in the Event Center include keynote address by Armando Elenes, national vice president of United Farm Workers; a poster contest; and entertainment. Free and open to the public. Free parking is available in Lot 11. For more, call (209) 667-3982.
Send Region items to Region, The Modesto Bee, P.O. Box 5256, Modesto 95352; call (209) 578-2330; fax (209) 578-2207; or email firstname.lastname@example.org.