Around the Region (4/20/13)

April 19, 2013 



When: Sunday, 7 to 11:30 a.m.

Where: 1001 S. Santa Cruz Ave.

Info: American Legion Modesto Post 74 will hold an omelet breakfast fund-raiser. The menu includes omelets made to order, or eggs any style, country fries, biscuits and gravy, coffee, milk or juice. $7 for adults; children under 7 are free. For more information, call Susie Q, (209) 668-9710.


When: Monday, 6:30 to 9 p.m.

Where: Health Education and Conference Center, McHenry Village, 1700 McHenry Ave.

Info: The monthly meeting of the Us-TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group will feature James O. Henman, PhD, who will speak on the subject of depression. A discussion period will follow presentation. Group meets the fourth Monday of each month. For more information, call Dean, (209) 527-3528, or John, (209) 529-2465.


When: Monday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Trinity United Presbyterian Church, 1600 Carver Road

Info: Join the DelWood Neighborhood Alliance for a meeting to come together in volunteering to make the neighborhood safer and cleaner.


When: Tuesday, 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Sutter Gould Medical Foundation's Training and Education Center, 1700 McHenry Ave.

Info: Mended Hearts support group helps people understand that there can be a rich and rewarding life after a heart procedure. Guest speaker Bryan Fusco will speak on "Cardiac medications and why we take them." For more information, call Robert, (209) 523-2341.


When: Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Where: Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1700 Carver Road

Info: April meeting of the Genealogical Society of Stanislaus County. Program will be "American Land Records: The How and the Why," with guest speakers Millie Starr and Janet Lancaster. For more information, call Bev at (209) 526-5009.



When: Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Where: Salida Regional Library Community Room, 4835 Sisk Road

Info: The Salida Municipal Advisory Council meeting's main topic of discussion will be the planned removal of the trees along Pirrone and Finney roads. Salida residents are invited to ask questions and provide input. For more information, visit Salida MAC's online newsletter at or e-mail



When: Monday, 10 a.m.

Where: Hickman Charter School, 13306 Fourth St.

Info: There will be an open house and orientation for Hickman Charter School, which is enrolling K-8 home-schooling students for the 2013-14 school year. For more information, call (209) 874-9070 or visit

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