What: First Academy Summer Day Camp
When: Tuesday through August 4
Where: First United Methodist Church, 850 Sixteenth Street
Info: The First United Methodist Church will be having its first academy summer day camp. The academy will be Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The academy is an educational program centered on spiritual, academic and physical development for ages Kindergarten through 5th Grade. Registeration is required. For more information contact the church at 209-522-9046, ext. 203 or visit www.firstumcmodesto.org.
What: Art Exhibition: “A Mother’s Tears”
Where: Modesto JC - East Campus, 435 College Ave.
Info: The Modesto Junior College Department of Art presents: “A Mother’s Tears” art show featuring the paintings of Susan Levy and dedicated to the memory of her daughter Chandra Levy. The art show is open to the public and can views in the MJC Art Gallery on the East Campus. The gallery is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday and admission is free. A public reception for the artist will be held on Thursday, May 18, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the MJC Art Gallery and Levy will speak at 6 p.m. The reception is also free of charge. For more information contact Michael Sundquist, Dean – Arts, Humanities and Communications Division, 209-575-6081 or email email@example.com.
What: Alzheimer's "Preparing for the road ahead"
When: Thursday, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Where: Sutter Gold Medical Foundation, 1700 Mchenry Ave.
Info: The Central Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Alzheimer's Association is hosting an event for members and non members. A family member who is caring for someone with Alzheimer's or other dementia might experience hardship with work which can ultimately affect ones pay. Registration for the event is required and lunch will be provided. For more information or register call 800-272-3900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What: Calaveras Community Band
When: Monday, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Murphys Community Park, Algiers St.
Info: The Calaveras Community Band presents a special Memorial Day concert under the direction of conductor Mic Harper. There is no admission charge for the program that will honor the men and women who have served in the armed forces in the past and those currently stationed around the world. For more information, call 209-728-8183, or vists visitmurphys.com and click on the Community Club link.
What: Veterans Cemetery Monuments and Memorials Committee
When: Thursday, 3 to 4 p.m.
Where: Redding Veterans Hall, 1605 Yuba Street
Info: The Northern California Veterans Cemetery Monuments and Memorials Committee will be meeting at the Redding Veterans Hall. The committee will be discussing progress on the Air Force memorial and an Eagle Scout project. For more information contact Thora Chaves at 916-653-2547.
What: Memorial Day Salute to Our Heroes
When: Monday, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Riverbank Community Center, 3600 Santa Fe St.
Info: The city of Riverbank will be presenting the program, “Memorial Day Salute to Our Heroes,” to remember those who have given the ultimate sacrifice of themselves; to pay tribute to those living who have served; and to honor those currently serving to protect our nation and our freedom.For more information contact Cheryl Stefani at 209-863-7122, or visit City of Riverbank, City Hall North, 6707 Third Street, Suite A.