What: VETERANS ADVISORY COMMISSION
When: Monday, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Modesto Library Community Room, 1500 I St.
Info: The Stanislaus County Veterans Advisory Commission meets the fourth Monday of every month. This month, the commission will receive updates from each of its four strategic priority committees: facilities, education/job placement, outreach and transportation. The public is welcome. For more information, call Joe, (209) 914-4764.
What: ICE CREAM SOCIAL
When: Today, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Daniel Whitmore House and Ceres Museum, 2928 Fifth St.
Info: The Ceres Soroptimist International is holding its annual fundraiser ice cream social. Cost is $5 for a hot dog, drink, chips and a sundae.
What: FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT
When: Today, 2 p.m.
Where: Patterson Library, 46 N. Salado
Info: Showing is the fantasy adventure film “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” The screening is sponsored by the Friends of the Patterson Library. For more information, call the Patterson Library at (209) 892-6473.
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