Award-winning singer to perform at church Award-winning vocalist Gary Ballew will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday at Merced First Assembly of God, 1350 Yosemite Park Way. Call (209) 383-6130.
New Year's Eve fete ATWATER J&R Productions presents "A New Year's Eve Blowout" at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Atwater Veterans Hall, 1390 Broadway Ave. Tickets are $30 and include dinner, party favors and music by DJ Joe Macias. A portion of the proceeds will go to the United States Power Scooters Central Valley Ghost Riders. Call (209) 658-5981 or (209) 769-8504.
Disabled Veterans talk ATWATER Army Lt. Col. Greg Penfield will speak at the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 31 meeting at 6 p.m. Jan. 3 at 1390 Broadway. The moderator will be Wayne Stoops. Questions can be submitted in advance and will be answered at the meeting. Call (209) 358-1678.
MS Society meeting The National MS Society will hold a meeting the topic is "Managing Pain Issues with MS" followed by an opportunity to share an evaluation of the work of the society. Light refreshments will be served; event is free. Call (209) 214-6022 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free legal advisement Central California Legal Services offers legal advice and representation to eligible individuals in tenant rights and homeless issues, Social Security and SSI Disability Claims, CalWorks, Medi-Cal, unemployment and CalFresh (food stamp) cases, and much more. This is available to low-income people at no cost. Call (209) 723-5466 or go to 1640 N St., Suite 200 in Merced.
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