Boots 'n' Slippers will give free dance lessons on Monday and Sept. 24 from 7-8:15 p.m. at Stratford Evans Reception Hall, 1490 B St. Call (209) 356-1510 for details.
ATWATER -- Atwater Baptist Church organizes regular outings for seniors, including the afternoon matinee performance of "9 to 5" at Playhouse Merced on Sunday; Sierra Lunch Train, Oct. 27; and San Luis Wildlife Refuge with lunch at Woolgrowers, Nov. 9. For more information, call (209) 358-5427.
FFA Fall Fest
ATWATER -- The Atwater FFA and Atwater Ag Boosters will hold their Fall Fest on Oct. 6. Call for location information. Tickets are $40 each and support the Atwater FFA Agronomy and Dairy Products team's trip to the National FFA Finals. For more information, call (209) 357-6025 or go to AtwaterFFA.org.
Hornitos Patrons Club 26th annual flea market
HORNITOS -- The Hornitos Patrons Club will hold its 26th annual flea market Oct. 7 starting at 7 a.m. at Hornitos Park. Spaces available. Call (209) 376-2320 or go to hornitospc.com.
Military heroes honored
The American Legion Riders Post 83 will hold a ceremony at the Veterans Memorial Building, 939 W. Main St., on Friday at noon to honor military veterans who have been killed in action since Sept. 11, 2001, in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. After the ceremony, there will be an open house and a hot dog and chips lunch.
Clean comedy, music
Tena Williams and The Boys and Girls Clubs of Merced County will present "Kings and Queens of Clean Comedy, Unity and Diversity" on Saturday at the Merced Theatre. Acts include J-RED, Dennis Gaziola, Anderi Bailey and Chelle T, and gospel performances by Ric Alexander, and Jerry Huey and the Good News Band. Call (209) 381-0100 or go to www.mercedtheatre.org.