The Merced County Office of Education is offering computer training classes from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 632 W. 13th St. Cost is $75 per class and the deadline to register is one week prior to the start of the class. Classes include: Microsoft Word 2010 Level 3 on March 19, Adobe Illustrator CS6 Level 2 Tuesday, and Microsoft Excel 2010
Level 3 on March 12. Call (209) 381-6630.
College for Kids needs instructor proposals
Merced College for Kids will begin mid-June and is accepting proposals from anyone interested in teaching a class. Classes are designed for students going into the fourth through eighth grades. Classes include performing arts, aquatics, arts, sports camps, fitness, cooking, math, science, language arts, career exploration, Spanish and more. For more information, call (209) 381-6470 or go to www.mercedcommunityservices.com.
Farmers Insurance women to do lunch
Women who have worked at the Farmers Insurance Group regional office are invited to meet at Paul's Place for lunch at 11 a.m. Thursday. Lunch can be ordered as you arrive. Please RSVP to (209) 723-4317.
Pedrozo campaign kickoff dinner set
There will be a Chili Verde Dinner from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Club Mercedes, 569 W. Ninth St. It will be a campaign kickoff for City Councilman Josh Pedrozo and tickets are $10. Take-out available.
Registration continues for coed volleyball
LIVINGSTON -- The recreation department will be registering teams through Friday at 1416 C St. for summer adult-teen coed volleyball. Teams will play Wednesdays at the sports complex on Walnut Avenue. Cost is $105 per team. Call (209) 394-8830 or go to www.livingstoncity.com.
Coed softball roster is being accepted
LIVINGSTON -- The recreation department is accepting a roster for the adult coed spring softball league through 8 p.m. Friday. Packets are available at City Hall, 1416 C St., and games will be played Mondays (C Division), Thursdays (B Division) and Fridays (A Division). Cost is $452.50 per team and a $15 ASA registration fee. Call (209) 394-8830 or go to www.livingstoncity.com.
Fly Casting Clinic at Lake Yosemite
The Merced Fly Fishing Club will hold its Fly Casting Clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Lake Yosemite. Rods and reels will be available. Call (209) 722-4411.
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