Around Town (6/8/13)

June 7, 2013 

Weight loss support

The Merced Bariatric Weight Loss Support Group meets on the 15th of each month, unless it's a Saturday or Sunday, then they meet the Friday before, at 7 p.m. at 315 Mercy Ave., third floor, Class A. Call (209) 261-6333.

Summer food program

WINTON -- The Winton School District will participate in the Summer Food Service Program again this year. It starts Monday and runs through July 19, except July 4. All children age 18 and under will receive a free meal. Call (209) 357-6585.

Pasta with Dossetti

ATWATER -- Tony Dossetti's pasta dinner and Board of Supervisors campaign kickoff will be at 5:30 p.m. on Friday at 5672 Jeremy Court, Atwater. Suggested donation is $25. Call (209) 722-2921.

Genealogical Society

The Merced County Genealogical Society will meet at 12 p.m. on June 15 at the Merced County Library, 2100 O St. The speaker will be Kathy Burrow. Her presentation is entitled: "Migration Paths and Trails of the United States before 1850." Meetings are open to all, no membership required.

Youth summer camp

The Boys and Girls Club of Merced County will hold a summer camp for children in first through eighth grades from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or noon to 5:30 p.m. for $40 per week; or 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for $75 per week, starting June 17, at 615 W. 15th St. Registration forms are available at the club. Call (209) 722-9922.

Weight loss meeting

ATWATER -- TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, meets every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at 2300 Cascade Drive in the clubhouse at Castle Vista. Call (209) 628-9720.

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