What: SIR BRANCH 103 MONTHLY LUNCHEON
When: Wednesday, 11 a.m.
Where: Elks Lodge, 645 Charity Way
Info: Sons in Retirement, an organization of retired men, will hold its monthly meeting. Guest speaker will be Sandy Powell of the Health Insurance Counseling Advocacy Program. Along with the monthly luncheon, the organization has other activities, including travel, dining, picnics and holiday events. For more information, call Bob Kredit at (209) 275-9530.
What: LUNCH AND LEARN PROGRAM
When: Thursday, noon
Where: Jacobs Fine Dining, 2501 McHenry Ave.
Info: The League of Women Voters’ Lunch and Learn Program features a representative from the Stanislaus County District Attorney’s Office, who will speak about gang violence. The luncheon is open to the public; cost is $13 and reservations are not required. For more information, call (209) 524-1698.
What: FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON
When: Saturday, noon
Where: St. Stanislaus Community Center, 1416 Maze Blvd.
Info: YLI, a Catholic women’s organization, is having a fashion show luncheon. The event will feature fashions by Dress Barn, a salad bar luncheon, a raffle and a door prize. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased at the door or by calling Mary at (209) 523-5097. Proceeds will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
What: ARTS LECTURE
When: Sunday, 2 p.m.
Where: Carnegie Arts Center, 250 N. Broadway
Info: The Sunday Arts Lecture series event features the presentation “California Wetlands and Waterfowl” by California State University, Stanislaus, history professor Philip Garone. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. For more information, call (209) 632-5761.
What: DEDICATION AND OPEN HOUSE
When: Today, 1:30 to 3 p.m.
Where: 1904 Richland Ave.
Info: The Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors is holding a community dedication and open house for the new psychiatric health facility. The event will feature guest speakers, light refreshments and tours of the facility. For more information, call Patricia Hill Thomas at (209) 525-6223.
What: MUNICIPAL ADVISORY MEETING
When: Today, 7 p.m.
Where: Nick W. Blom Salida Library, Community Room, 4835 Sisk Road
Info: Meetings of the Salida Municipal Advisory Council are held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What: ANNIVERSARY MEETING
When: Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.
Where: City Council chamber, Merced Civic Center, 678 W. 18th St.
Info: A meeting will be held to plan the celebration of the founding of the city of Merced in 1889. The meeting will focus on activities planned for the April1 event. Additional volunteers are being sought to help plan and carry out the activities. A series of events is being planned to celebrate the city’s 125th anniversary throughout the year. For more information, visit the city website at www.cityofmerced.org, call (209) 385-6834 or email merced125@cityof merced.org.
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