Around the Modesto-area Region (Aug. 24)

local@modbee.comAugust 23, 2013 

Modesto

• AARP DRIVER SAFETY REFRESHER CLASS

When: Sept. 5, 9:30 am

Where: Modesto Senior Center, 211 Bodem St.

Info: The AARP will hold a four-hour refresher safety class. The class may renew your mature driver insurance discount. Preregistration is encouraged, as the class size is limited. For more information and registration, call (209) 341-2974.

• OUT OF THE DARKNESS COMMUNITY WALK

When: Sept. 14

Where: Mancini Bowl at Graceada Park

Info: The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is holding its fourth annual Out of the Darkness Community Walk. Registration will be from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., or people can register before the day of the walk online at https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction= register.start&eventID=2121. To learn more, email Anthony Quayle at aquayle800@comcast.net.

Turlock

• DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION WORKSHOP

When: Sept. 7, 9 to 11 a.m.

Where: Raley's Event Center, 2900 Geer Road

Info: The Turlock Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will hold a prospective members workshop. Join them for a genealogical search back through the generations to a patriot of the Revolutionary War. Anyone interested in membership in DAR or in how to start a genealogical search is welcome to attend. Contact Arleen Richards for further information and to RSVP for the workshop: turlockdar@yahoo.com.

ughson

• MOMS CLUB OF CERES OPEN HOUSE

When: Sept. 6, 10:30 a.m.

Where: Hughson Resource Center, 2413 Third St.

Info: MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Club is an international nonprofit organization for at-home mothers. The MOMS Club of Ceres chapter has meetings with speakers, discussions, park play days, play groups, activity groups like scrapbooking and walking, and a monthly MOMS night. It also performs service projects to help needy children in the community. The club meets during the day, when at-home mothers need support most, and welcomes children at all activities. For more information about the chapter or the open house, email momsclubofceres@yahoo.com or go to the MOMS Club of Ceres website, www.momsclubofceres.weebly.com

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