What: River cleanup
When: 8 a.m. to noon, Sunday
Where: Dry Creek
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Info: Organized by the Dry Creek Trails Coalition. Participants should meet at the Pamela Monterosso Park trailhead just south of Scenic Drive and Coffee Road. Event is family friendly; volunteer credit hours are available for students. Supplies will be provided, but participants should bring a pair of work gloves and wear comfortable clothes, including sturdy footwear.
What: McHenry Mansion open house and tea sampling
When: Noon to 4 p.m., Wednesday
Where: McHenry Mansion Visitors Center and Gift Shop, 924 15th St.
Info: Sample Harney teas, while browsing unique Halloween and other items. For more information, call 209-549-0428.
What: Stanislaus Multicultural Community Health Coalition meeting
When: 4 p.m., Tuesday
Where: King Kennery Memorial Center, 601 S. Martin Luther King Drive
Info: Guest speakers will be Eugene F. Garcia and Margarita Ramos of the Stanislaus Alliance Worknet. They will provide an overview of their programs, followed by a question-and-answer session. For more information, call Marisol or Carole at 209-522-6902.
25 YEARS AGO: The Sonora High School football team defeated Valley Oak League opponent Los Banos High, 35-13. With the win, the Wildcats improved their record to 6-0 overall and 4-0 in the league. The Tigers fell to 4-2 overall and 3-1 in league. Sonora had 518 total yards of offense and scored on each of their first three possessions.