Around Town: World Dance classes

December 28, 2012 

World Dance fall classes will be offered on Thursday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 645 W. Main St., third floor. Cost is $40 for six weeks or $7 at the door. No experience and no partner needed. Call (209) 756-6039 or email

New Year's Eve fete

Celebrate New Year's Eve with the veterans at Post 83 at 6 p.m. Monday at 939 W. Main St. Music and dancing by DJ Stevie C, hors d'oeuvres and a champagne toast at midnight. Tickets are $15 per person or $25 for a couple. Call (209) 489-2278.

Neuropathy group

The Merced Peripheral Neuropathy support group will meet at 1 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Hoffmeister Center, 1920 Canal St. An open-forum discussion will be held. Call (209) 358-2045.

Elvis Presley show

The Merced Theatre will present "Image of the King, Elvis Presley," at 8 p.m. Jan. 12.

Pops at the symphony

The Merced Theatre will present a Merced Symphony Pops Concert at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 25.

Food vendors sought

Merced County Parks and Recreation is looking for mobile food vendors interested in providing food to parks and locations in the county for the upcoming season. Call (209) 385-7426 or go to

Air museum happenings

ATWATER -- The Castle Air Museum Foundation is a nonprofit foundation and is run without money from the government. If you are interested in the hours of operation, special events, and guided tours for schools and clubs, or if you would like to volunteer, call (209)723-2178.

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