Around the Region (6/4/13)

June 3, 2013 



When: Friday-Sunday

Where: Standiford Place, 3420 Shawnee Drive

Info: Standiford Place would like to invite everyone, especially seniors, to join in celebrating fathers. Special events include "Let's Talk Seniors — Nutrition & Hydration," Friday, 2 p.m.; Game Night, Saturday, 2 p.m.; and Father's Day BBQ, Sunday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Each event is free and open to the public. For more or to RSVP, call Standiford Place at (209) 521-7000.


When: Saturday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Centenary United Methodist Church,1911 Toyon Ave.

Info: Sale features furniture, tools, toys, electronics, sporting goods, clothing, collectibles and more, plus a food booth. Sale benefits church's ministries and missions. For more, call (209) 527-5441.



When: Saturday

Where: Turlock Dental Care, 990 Delbon Ave.

Info: Dr. Robert A. McCulla will provide free dental care in Turlock's first Dentistry From The Heart event. For more, call (209) 667-7889 or visit



When: Sunday, 8 a.m.

Where: Starbucks, 2160 Daniels St.

Info: Stephen Dowswell Memorial Motorcycle ride will go from Manteca to the Twisted Oak Winery in Calaveras County. End of ride entertainment provided by the Long Time rock 'n' roll band. Fee of $40 per person includes ride, lunch and music. Beer and wine at additional cost. $10 for "High Hand" buy in. For more, visit



When: Saturday

Where: Pinecrest Lake, Stanislaus National Forest

Info: The event includes humor and musical entertainment by Bill Roberson, many hands-on activities and new passport stations including fly fishing demonstrations by Mother Lode Fly Fishing Club. Special appearances will be made by Smokey Bear, Sammy & Frances Fish, and Woodsy Owl. Registered participants who visit specific stations can fish for a prize. A free hot dog lunch will be provided. Free event for children up to 16 accompanied by an adult. For more, call (209) 965-3434 or (209) 532-3671.

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