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Modesto

TOMATO TASTING

When: Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Scenic Nursery, 1313 Scenic Drive

Info: Free. Sample an assortment of tomatoes featuring Tyson Hill Farm and Kline Organic Produce. For more information, call 523-7978.

FILM: "FRENCH KISS"

When: Saturday, 8 p.m.

Where: State Theatre, 1307 J St.

Info: Join the Society for Handicapped Children & Adults for a couples night out. Reception from 6:30-7:45 p.m., raffle at 7:45 p.m., film at 8 p.m.

$20 each. For more information, call 527-4697.

Riverbank

CELEBRATE SUMMER'S ENDWhen: Saturday, noon

Where: Jacob Meyers Park, off First Street

Info: Potluck and thanks for an abundant harvest. Lughnasadh Ritual will be presented by Grand Yew Grove under the sponsorship of the Association of United Pagans. Free. For more information, call 579-7242 or go to www.aupagans.org.

Escalon

GEM AND MINERAL PROGRAM

When: Saturday, 2 p.m.

Where: Escalon Library, 1540 Second St.

Info: Albert Troglin will display and discuss a variety of gems and minerals. Presented by Friends of the Escalon Library. Free. For more information, call 866-805-7323 or go to www.stockton.lib.ca.us.

La Grange

CATFISH FRY

When: Saturday, 4-8 p.m.

Where: Odd Fellows Hall, Main Street

Info: The La Grange Odd Fellows of LaFayette Historical Lodge No. 65 is holding a catfish dinner, complete with cornbread, slaw, corn on the cob and iced tea. Dinner is $10 at the door, $8 in advance or $25 for a family of four. The Mercantile, across from the Odd Fellows Hall, has tickets. For more information, call Ken Crum at 853-2101 or Chris Stevenson at 853-2128.

Send Region items to Region, The Modesto Bee, P.O. Box 5256, Modesto 95352; call 578-2330; fax 578-2207; or e-mail region@modbee.com.

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