Around Town: Heart Fund breakfast at Snelling IOOF Hall

February 19, 2013 

SNELLING -- The IOOF Hall will hold a Heart Fund breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the hall. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children and include pancakes, sausage, eggs cooked to order, juice and coffee. Proceeds will benefit the Heart Fund.

MCAG taking Fuentes scholarship applications

The Merced County Association of Governments is taking applications for the Anna Marie Fuentes Scholarship for students in the Merced High School District. They are due by Feb. 28. For more information, go to, the MCAG office, 369 W. 18th St., or call (209) 723-3153.

SF Giants World Series trophies in Atwater

ATWATER -- The Atwater Police Activities League and the Junior Giants Program will present the Giants World Series trophies from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Atwater Community Center, 760 E. Bellevue Road. Pitcher Sergio Romo has donated personal items for auction along with 2012 World Series memorabilia. The auction will follow the viewing. While this is a free event, a $2 donation would be accepted to help the Atwater Junior Giants program. Call (209) 357-0986 or go to

Barn Dance hosted by Rescue Mission

The Merced County Rescue Mission will hold an old-fashioned Barn Dance at 6 p.m. Saturday at the American Legion Hall, 939 W. Main St. Featuring Dave Brown as the dance caller, food and beverages will be available for purchase. Tickets are $10 per person and will be sold at the door. All proceeds will benefit the Rescue Mission. Call (209) 658-9558.

SPCA to hold volunteer orientation on Saturday

The Merced SPCA will hold a volunteer orientation at 1 p.m. Saturday at the shelter, 1021 E. Childs Ave. A wide variety of activities will be discussed. Call (209) 384-7722 or (209) 723-8953.

Livingston will offer summer coed volleyball

LIVINGSTON -- Livingston recreation officials will be registering teams through March 8 at 1416 C St. for summer adult-teen coed volleyball. Teams will play Wednesdays at the city sports complex. Cost is $105 per team. Call (209) 394-8830 or go to

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