Around Town: Relay for Life

April 22, 2013 

ATWATER -- There will be a community rally for the upcoming season of Relay for Life at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Castle Family Health Center. For more information, call (209) 777-9402, email or go to

Biscotti bake sale

The Italian Catholic Federation will sponsor a Biscotti Sale on Saturday and Sunday at St. Patrick's Church, 671 Yosemite Ave. You can pre-order and pick them up on Friday between 11 a.m. and

12:30 p.m. Cost is $6 per dozen. To order, call

(209) 383-4819 or

(209) 723-6400 by Wednesday.

Hazardous waste event

The Merced County Regional Waste Management Authority will hold its quarterly household hazardous waste event Saturday at the Highway 50 landfill. This event is for and is by appointment. Call

(209) 722-4228 for more information. Expired or unused prescription medications also will be collected. Call

(209) 205-8603.

Golf tournament

CHOWCHILLA -- The second annual Cancer Wellness Golf Tournament will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pheasant Run Golf Course in Chowchilla. Tickets are $75 and include dinner, golf club certificates and goodie bags. For more information, call

(209) 827-1960.

Merced Relay for Life

The American Cancer Society will host the Relay for Life of Merced starting at 8:45 a.m. Saturday and ending at 9 a.m. Sunday at the Merced College Stadium, 3600 M St. Call (800) 227-2345 or go to for more information.

Rebekah breakfast

SNELLING -- The Rebekah Club will host its monthly breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the IOOF Hall. Tickets are $5 per adult or $2.50 per child and include pancakes or biscuits and gravy, eggs cooked to order, sausage and coffee.

Annual chicken salad

ATWATER -- The Atwater Women's Club will host its annual Connie Corvelo's Famous Chicken Salad Fund-raiser from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 3 at 1201 Grove. Tickets are $10 each; dine-in or takeout and delivery are available in the Atwater area for orders of three or more. Proceeds benefit scholarships and renovations. Call (209) 628-2051 or (209) 358-1668.

If you would like to have your event announced in the Around Town column, send your information to Connie Hodges at least 10 days prior to the event, at Items run according to space available.

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