Around Town: T-ball, baseball sign-ups

February 29, 2012 

Fireballs League T-ball and baseball sign-ups will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Merced Mall near Sears and Me-N-Ed's Pizzeria. The league is open to boys and girls ages 4 to 9. Registration is $35. Call (209) 626-9474 or email

Falcon Band hosts luau

ATWATER -- The Atwater Falcon Band will hold their third annual Hawaiian luau at 6 p.m. Saturday in the school cafeteria. Tickets are $10 and include an authentic Hawaiian dinner, takeout or dine in, Polynesian dancers and a silent auction. Donations are being accepted for the silent auction. Call (209) 357-6026 or (209) 261-6271.

Travel club gears up

The Big Valley Travel Club is offering many trips this year, including baseball games and foreign sojourns. For more information, call (209) 634-6804 or visit

Girls softball camp

Merced High School will host a girls softball skills camp for ages 16 and 17, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 24 at Cruickshank Softball Field. Preregistration and lunch are $20; registration and lunch on the day of the clinic is $25. Call (209) 769-4070 or send registration and payment to MHS Softball Boosters, Nikki Pacheco, 1220 Aups Court, Merced, CA 95348.

Farm Bureau dinner

HORNITOS -- The Mariposa County Farm Bureau will host a pork rib barbecue dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. March 26 in Stagg Hall, 5031 E. Highway 140. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 5 to 12. An extra plate of ribs is $5. Dinner includes ribs, beans, salad, roll and dessert. A raffle will be held and drawings on the hour. Call (209) 742-2236.

Instructor needed

LIVINGSTON -- The Livingston Recreation Department needs a contract instructor to teach a class. For more information, call (209) 394-8830.

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