What: SONS IN RETIREMENT MEETING
When: Thursday, 10:15 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: The Seasons, 945 McHenry Ave.
Info: Nonprofit club for retired men meets monthly to give members and guests an opportunity to renew friendships, discuss issues and plan participation in scheduled activities such as golf, bowling, fishing and travel. For more information, call (209) 552-0960.
What: MARINE CORPS LEAGUE MEETING
When: Saturday, 9:45 a.m.
Where: American Legion hall, 1001 S. Santa Cruz Ave.
Info: General meeting of the Marine Corps Modesto Detachment 019. Open to Marine and FMF Corpsmen veterans. Requires DD-214 proof of service with honorable discharge from the USMC. Annual dues, $50. For more information, call (209) 571-0102 or visit www.mcl-modesto019.org.
What: PARISH FESTIVAL
When: Saturday, 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Holy Family Parish, 4212 Dale Road
Info: The first Holy Family Parish Festival features music, dancing, a magician, clowns, an Elvis impersonator, food booths, game booths and family activities. For more information, call (209) 545-3553.
What: CANDIDATE NIGHT
When: Wednesday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Where: VFW Hall, 1405 E. Linwood
Info: Turlock Irrigation District candidate night event hosted by the Turlock Tea Party.
What: ANTIQUE RADIO SALE AND SWAP
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Stanislaus County Fairground, 900 N. Broadway
Info: The California Historical Radio Society is holding its 14th annual antique radio sale and swap meet. Event features vintage radio displays, appraisals, raffles and food. Voluntary donation asked of sellers. For more information, call (209) 324-3093.
What: BUSINESS EXPO
When: Thursday, 2 to 7 p.m.
Where: Gene Bianchi Community Center, 110 S. Second Ave.
Info: Focus of event is on Oakdale Chamber of Commerce members and Oakdale businesses products and services. Public is invited to attend. Admission is free and all attendees receive a free raffle ticket. For more information, call (209) 847-2244.
What: RIVER VALLEY STITCHERS
When: Thursday, 7 p.m.
Where: Riverbank Community Center, 3600 Santa Fe St.
Info: Plans will be discussed for a field trip to see an exhibit of early Italian needlework, and help will be shared for many levels of work, from beginners to proficient. The River Valley Stitchers are devoted to teaching and preserving the art of needlework in many forms. The group welcomes visitors, both beginners and experienced. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Sue Sterling at (209) 765-3792 or email@example.com.
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