When: Saturday, 9:30 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. walk
Where: Geneva Presbyterian Church,1229 E. Fairmont Ave.
Info: 21st annual Modesto CROP Walk raises money for Church World Service's Hunger relief efforts locally and around the world. Of the funds raised, 25 percent goes to Modesto's Inter-Faith Ministries. The walk is open to all; no religious affiliation required. For more information call the Rev. David Warner, (209) 575-1241.
HEALTH, WELLNESS FAIR
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Brenda Athletics Club, 200 Norwegian Ave.
Info: Fourth annual health and wellness fair offers blood pressure checks, glucose testing, postural alignment, fitness classes, demonstrations, exhibitors and raffles. Free. For more information, call (209) 571-2582.
B-GREEN RECYCLING EVENT
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Graceada Park, one way drop-off, enter Stoddard Avenue off Sycamore Avenue.
Info: Friends of Modesto Dog Park will accept plastic, cans, scrap metal, televisions, computers and other electronics for recycling. On-site document shredding of up to five boxes per person offered. For more information, call Ernest at (209) 521-3857.
When: Saturday, 10:45 a.m. to noon
Where: Eisenhut Elementary School, 1809 Sheldon
Info: Spring kickoff for 2013 E-Soccer for special-needs and other kids age 5 and up. Soccer will continue on Saturdays through June 8. Sponsored by Bay Area Christian Church. For more information, call Julio, (209) 480-0731.
CAR SHOW, VENDOR FAIR AND BARK FOR LIFE
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Light of Christ Lutheran Church, 4510 Crowell Road
Info: Fund-raiser event for Relay for Life includes a car show, vendor fair and a dog walk. The church will be holding a guided labyrinth walk at 2 p.m. following the event. Free admission. For more information, call Jeanna, (209) 667-7133, or Juleen, (209) 410-3816.
OPEN BARN EVENT
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Diamond Bar Arena, 6055 Central Ave.
Info: Boots and Saddles Inc. presents an open barn event featuring guest speakers, ribbon cutting and presenters. Breakfast available from 8 to 9:30 a.m. and lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call Susan, (775) 684-9006, or Michelle, (209) 204-4289.
DOG WALK AND RUN
When: Saturday, 7 a.m.
Where: Applegate Park, 1045 W. 25th St.
Info: The Center of Vision Enhancement's "Paws for a Cause" 2.5- and 5-mile walk and run. Benefit will support the programs and services of COVE, a resource center for those in the area with low vision or blindness. To register or for more information, call (209) 722-8118 or visit www.covemerced.org.
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