The Family Wellness Council meets each month at the Merced Civic Center at 10:30 a.m. The next meeting is on Aug. 23 and the topic is "No More Silence, Child Sexual Abuse." Call (209) 381-5980.
Summer Music Series
Merced Mall will host its Summer Music Series starting on Aug. 18 with Central Valley Jazz All-Stars.
Memorial Plunge fete
McNamara Park will host a Memorial Plunge End of Season Celebration on Aug. 10 at 1:30 p.m. at 1040 Canal St. Free hot dogs will be offered. The pool will open at 2 p.m. Call (209) 385-6978.
Chowchilla blood drive
CHOWCHILLA -- The City of Chowchilla Parks, Recreation and Community Services will host a blood drive on Aug. 10 from 5:50 to 9:30 p.m. at the Sports and Leisure Park, 625 N. 15th St. All donors will receive a voucher for a free pint of Baskin-Robbins ice cream. Call (559) 389-5433.
Travel baseball tryouts
ATWATER -- Atwater Arsenal Travel Baseball will conduct tryouts on Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Osborn Park. Age groups are 9U to 18U. Call (209) 756-8222 or go to atwaterarsenal.com.
Senior social dance
The Merced Senior Community Center will host a Social Dance on Aug. 26 from 2 to 5 p.m., with doors opening at 1 p.m. Cost is $8 and all 18 and over are welcome. Music by We Three. Call (209) 723-0839.
LIVINGSTON -- Livingston Recreation will register teams through Sept. 2 at Livingston City Hall, 1416 C St. Teams play on Wednesday's at the sports complex on Walnut. Cost is $75 per team. Call (209) 394-8830 or go to livingstoncity.com.
The National Hemochromatosis Awareness Group will meet on Sept. 4 at 6:30 p.m. at Doctors Medical Center, Room 2. Call (209) 535-0523.
Yoga classes by Joanne Rasmussen are given at the Merced Senior Center, 755 W. 15th St. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Call (209) 385-8803.
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