Around the Modesto-area Region (June 22)

June 21, 2013 

Modesto

PATIO SALE

When: Today, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: McHenry Mansion, 924 15th St.

Info: The first-time McHenry Mansion patio sale features gift shop items. All proceeds benefit the historic McHenry Mansion. For more information, call (209) 549-0428.

CAT ADOPTIONS

When: Today, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Petco, 2021 Evergreen Ave.

Info: Kitty Haven Sanctuary will have healthy, vaccinated, spayed-neutered cats available for adoption. For more information, go to www.kittyhavenrescue.org.

ADVENTURE SPEAKER

When: Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Where: Jaunt Adventure Gear, 1508 10th St.

Info: Jaunt Adventure Gear will hold a presentation by local adventure guru Adrian Crane. He's just returned from his third expedition to Mount Everest and will talk about that experience. This is the kickoff of a monthly outdoor adventure speaker series. For more information or to RSVP, call (209) 622-0261 or go to www.facebook.com/JauntAdventureGear?fref=ts.

LUNCH AND LEARN PROGRAM

When: Thursday, noon

Where: Appetéz restaurant, Roseburg Square shopping center, 825 W. Roseburg Ave.

Info: The League of Women Voters Lunch and Learn Program features Carlos P. Yamzon, executive director of the Stanislaus Council of Governments. Cost is $11, reservations are not required. For more information, call the league office at (209) 524-1698.

Newman

LIBRARY PLAY DAY

When: Today, 1 p.m.

Where: Newman Library, 1305 Kern St.

Info: Library play day is a special program in which children can participate in sports, games, crafts and other activities that encourage them to not only be physically active, but to engage their minds through reading. For more information, call (209) 862-2010.

Turlock

ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW

When: Today, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Dairy Queen, 2151 Main St.

Info: The antique tractor show is a benefit for Community Hospice. There will be a popular vote for favorite tractor. For more information, call (209) 581-1717.

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