Around Town: Planning Commission meets on Wednesday

January 19, 2013 

The Merced City Planning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at 678 W. 18th St.

Bicycle Advisory Commission meeting

The Merced Bicycle Advisory Commission will meet Feb. 28 at 3 p.m. in the City Council chamber. For more information, call (209) 385-6858.

BloodSource holds blood drive at theater

BloodSource will hold a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at Main Place Cinema, 403 W. Main St. Each donor will receive a free T-shirt. Call (209) 722-1629.

Senior Brown Bag meeting site change

ATWATER -- Effective Tuesday, the Senior Brown Bag meeting will be held at Atwater Baptist Church, 2124 First St. It is held the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Call (209) 726-3663.

Music studio holds Winter Piano Recital

The Stribling Nelson Music Studio will hold its Winter Piano Recital at 4 p.m. Jan. 27 at St. Luke's Anglican Church, 350 W. Yosemite Ave. Admission is free and a reception will follow. For more information, go to

Merced City Council meets at two schools

The Merced City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 28 at Tenaya Middle School, 760 W. Eighth St.; and Feb. 25 at Rivera Middle School, 945 Buena Vista Drive. Call (209) 385-6232 or go to

Merced fly fishing group to meet

The Merced Fly Fishers will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Elk's Lodge at 18th and M streets. Jim Cox, a director of the Western Rivers Conservancy, will present the program. The public is welcome. Call (209) 722-4411.

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