Vendor fair planned

May 7, 2013 

McSwain Community Club will hold a vendor faire from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the gym at McSwain School. Come for shopping, fun and food. Call (209) 354-2700.

Safety event coming

HILMAR -- GDI Insurance Agency will hold its third annual Community Safety Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 18 at Hilmar Cheese Co.'s Visitor Center Park, 9001 Lander Ave. This is a free, family-friendly event with games, prizes, food, information and resources by local and regional organizations. Hilmar native Dot-Marie Jones, who plays Coach Shannon Beiste on the hit television show "Glee" will be there. Call (831) 633-4444 or (831) 594-1500 or email or

Take disc golf challenge

LIVINGSTON -- The city of Livingston and the Livingston Rotary will sponsor a disc golf tournament starting at 9 a.m. May 25 at Arakelian Park on J Street. Entry fee is $10 for ages 17 and older and $5 for ages 8 to 16. The fee includes a goodie bag and disc. Registration deadline is May 17 at City Hall, 1416 C St. Call (209) 394-8830 or email

World dance classes

Sign up for a six-week session of world dance classes at the Merced Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St., third floor. Cost is $40 for six weeks or $7 a session at the door. Call (209) 384-7719 or email

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