Around Town: Youth summer camp and more (6-14-13)

June 16, 2013 

Youth summer camp

The Boys and Girls Club of Merced County will hold a summer camp for children in first through eighth grades, starting June 17 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, at 615 W. 15th St. Registration forms are available at the club. Call (209) 722-9922.

Trips with travel club

The Big Valley Travel Club has some exciting trips planned for those who enjoy quality budget travel.

• The Mendocino Coast: Fort Bragg, Eureka and Ferndale, Monday through Friday, $295 per person, double occupancy, small group, 10 maximum.

• Giants play Marlins at AT&T Park, June 22,1 p.m., from $75 for transportation, parking, peanuts and goodies, and ticket.

• Reds vs. Giants, June 26, 12:35 p.m., from $75.

• "The Wizard of Oz" at the Sacramento Music Circus, June 27, 2 p.m. $75.

• Cardinals play A's at the Coliseum, June 29, 1 p.m. $55 for transportation, parking, peanuts and goodies, and ticket.

• "Anything Goes," classic Cole Porter musical, Stockton Civic Theater, June 30, 2 p.m. $70.

• "Fiddler on the Roof" at Roger Rocka's in Fresno, July 7, $85 includes transportation, free pistachio and dried fruit tasting, an all-you-can-eat brunch, parking, and a great seat.

• "Oklahoma," the popular musical, July 27, 2 p.m. at Fallon House in Columbia, $75.

• A Day on the Bay, a three-hour cruise on the USS Potomac, FDR's floating White House, Aug. 15, $105 for transportation, parking, box lunch, cruise.

• Escape to Lake Tahoe, Aug. 19-22, $195 per person, double occupancy.

For more information, call (209) 634-6804 or email

Church blood drive

Yosemite Church will host the BloodSource Bloodmobile from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on June 23 at 2230 E. Yosemite Ave. Donors should eat a good meal and drink plenty of water before donating. All participants will receive a free T-shirt.

AARP holds meeting

ATWATER — The Atwater AARP 2194 meets at 1 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Community Center, 760 Bellevue Road. Call (209) 357-7391.

Learn yoga for seniors

Yoga classes by Joanne Rasmussen are given at the Merced Senior Center, 755 W. 15th St. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Call (209) 385-8803.

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