Around the Region (6/19/13)

June 18, 2013 



When: Thursday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Health Net Community Solutions Center, 1940 Crows Landing Road, Suite 10

Info: Health Net Updates For Partners luncheon features a presentation from the Healthy Aging Association. For more information, call Virginia at (209) 556-1403.


When: Thursday, 5 to 6:30 p.m.

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

Info: Do you have an ostomy, are you going to have an ostomy, or do you care for someone who does? Are you looking for information and support? Join the Memorial Medical Center ostomy support group. The group meets the third Thursday of every month. For more information, call (209) 572-5908.


When: Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: American Cancer Society Discovery Shop, 3440 McHenry Ave.

Info: Semiannual storewide sale with 50 percent off everything in the shop. Clothing, furniture, housewares and some vintage items. For more information, call (209) 544-9279.


When: Friday, registration 5:30 p.m., program 6 to 8 p.m.

Where: Mary E. Grogan Community Park, 3601 Litt Road

Info: Free program for children 5 to 12 years. Soccer skills, boxing drills, golf, kung fu, sitting volleyball and a surprise event. Rotation will take place so all participants will enjoy most events. For more information, call (209) 577-5344.


When: Friday, 6:30 p.m.

Where: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Parish Hall, 1528 Oakdale Road

Info: Sons of Italy, Modesto Lodge meeting. Lodge mission includes preserving Italian-American traditions, cultures, history and heritage. Meets third Friday of each month. Italians and non-Italians welcome. For more information, call Donna at (209) 575-0503.



When: Friday, 11 a.m.

Where: Prestige Senior Living at Manteca, 1130 Empire Ave.

Info: Fly fishing presentation by Don Moyer, author and newspaper fishing columnist. Book "Tight Lines" will be available for purchase and signing. For seat reservations or more information, call (209) 239-4531.

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