Around the Region (6-17-2014)
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What: DISCOVERY SHOP SALE
When: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday
Where: Discovery Shop, 3440 McHenry Ave., in Marshall’s Plaza at Sylvan Avenue
Info: In a customer-appreciation sale, the American Cancer Society’s Discovery Shop is offering storewide savings of 50 percent off all merchandise. This is a semiannual event to thank the community for its support and generous donations. To learn more, call Pat Dickerson at (209) 544-9279.
What: HIGHWAY 99 PT CRUISER CLUB MEETING
When: Friday, 6 p.m. no-host dinner and social time, 7 p.m. meeting
Where: Perko’s, 901 N. Carpenter Road
Info: The PT Cruisers Club meets at Perko’s the third Friday of every month. For more information, go to www.highway99ptcruiserclub.com.
What: US-TOO PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
When: Monday, 2014 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Where: Memorial Medical Center’s Health Education and Conference Center, McHenry Village, 1700 McHenry Ave., Suite 60B
Info: Men diagnosed with prostate cancer meet the fourth Monday of each month. This month, the US-TOO support group leader, Ken Willmarth, will discuss his personal 12-year journey with prostate cancer. After the presentation, there will be small-group interaction with prostate cancer survivors, newly diagnosed, in treatment or in recovery. Friends and family members are encouraged to attend. For more information, call Dean (209) 527-3528 or Ken at (209) 521-6468.
What: DELWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD ALLIANCE MEETING
When: Monday, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Trinity United Presbyterian Church, Telle Center Room 503, 1600 Carver Road
Info: The neighborhood watch is made up of volunteers working together to make the DelWood area a safer and better place to live, organizers say. The DelWood Neighborhood Alliance covers the area north of North Ninth Street and west of Tully Road up to Orangeburg Avenue. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
25 YEARS AGO: The Stanislaus County Department of Animal Services sponsored a low-cost rabies vaccination and licensing clinic for residents who lived in the unincorporated areas of the county. Vaccinations were $3, and to obtain a vaccination, owners had to purchase a dog license.
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