What: WELL CARE FOR KIDS EVENT
When: Sunday, 12:30-4 p.m.
Where: The Well Community Fellowship, 2500 Claus Road
Info: Community health and education event featuring child fingerprinting, car seat safety checks, demonstrations and displays by local law enforcement agencies. Booths with information regarding health services, community organizations and education. Activities include obstacle course, bounce house, face painting and a petting zoo. Laser tag will be available from 1-4 p.m. Food available for suggested $1 donation per item. Raffle drawings. For more information, call (209) 551-4463.
What: NATIONAL LIFE CHAIN
When: Sunday, 2-3:30 p.m.
Where: Corner of Standiford Avenue and Dale Road
Info: 26th annual Life Chain held throughout the country. Stand peacefully on the sidewalks for a time of prayer and silent protest against abortion. For more information, call Ernie at (209) 529-9899.
What: NEWCOMERS AND FRIENDS CLUB
When: Wednesday, 10 a.m.
Where: Marie Callenders Restaurant, 3500 Coffee Road
Info: Newcomers and Friends Club of Modesto is a social club for ladies that offers the opportunity to meet others with similar interests. Open to anyone, no matter how long youve lived here. For more information, call Barbara at (209) 551-2968 or Caren at (209) 551-8504 or visit www.modestonewcomers.com.
What: REPUBLICAN WOMEN FEDERATED MEETING
When: Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.
Where: The Seasons, 945 McHenry Ave.
Info: Modesto Republican Women Federated is having its monthly meeting. Guest speaker will be California Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, who is running for governor in 2014. Meeting is open to the public. Lunch cost, $15.
What: WOMENS CONNECTION LUNCHEON
When: Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where: Elks Lodge, Charity Ballroom, 645 Charity Way
Info: Stonecroft Womens Connection is holding a Pumpkin Patch Luncheon with special performance, Post its, by local thespians Don Ogden and Charlene West. Guest speaker will be Teresa McDaniel on the topic, Help, I need a makeover! Program and lunch, $14. Walk-ins welcome. For more information, call Marsha at (209) 599-3248.
What: STANISLAUS COUNTY LEGAL PROFESSIONALS ASSOCIATION MEETING
When: Wednesday, 6 p.m.
Where: Family Connections Christian Adoptions, 1120 Tully Road
Info: Stanislaus County Legal Professionals Association meeting featuring guest speaker Attorney T. Mae Yoshida, who will present a talk on the topic, How to be a Savvy Workers Comp Paralegal. RSVP appreciated by Monday. For more information or to RSVP, call Linda at (209) 526-7388 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What: SINGLES NEWCOMERS DINNER
When: Wednesday, 6 p.m.
Where: Perkos Restaurant, 3848 McHenry Ave.
Info: Valley Super Singles is holding a Newcomers Dinner. The nonprofit group for singles 50 years of age and older also meets Friday evenings at Ridgeways on Orangeburg Avenue. For more information about activities or information about the group, call Chuck at (209) 579-2347.
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