What: MASTERPIECE CHRISTMAS
When: Sunday, 6 p.m.
Where: New Christian Life Center, 2918 W. Tuolumne Road
Info: Christmas service is designed for people with special needs and their friends and families. For more information, call (209) 667-5433.
What: CHAMBER OF COMMERCE RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY
When: Today, 5 to 9 p.m.
Where: Mistlin Gallery, 1015 J St.
Info: Art teachers will have sample painting projects for visitors to try. Wine and refreshments will be served. Admission is free and parking is validated for the 11th street parking garage. For more information, call (209) 529-3369.
What: COVERED CALIFORNIA HEALTH CARE FORUM
When: Jan. 11, 2 p.m.
Where: Manteca Library, 320 W. Center St.
Info: Manteca Library hosts a free program to provide an overview of the health care reform law. All forms are provided at the event. The presentation will be provided by John Chitwood, a certified insurance agent with Covered California. For more information, call (209) 937-8221.
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