AROUND TOWN (06-20-13)

ModestoJune 19, 2013 

Summer Book Club at Livingston Library

LIVINGSTON — The Livingston Library holds a Summer Book Club that runs through Aug. 6 at 1212 Main St., for all young people, from preschoolers to young adults, at 4 p.m. on Thursdays. Call (209) 394-7330.

Tom Dash Speedway to hold go-kart races

ATWATER — The Tom Dash Memorial Speedway will hold go-kart races from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 23 at the Atwater Dirt Oval Track, 500 Industry Way. To honor the military, all U.S. service personnel get in free. General admission is $5.

Buy building materials at VFW sale Saturday

DELHI — The Livingston-Delhi Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 8327 will hold its annual building materials sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday at 9799 Stephens St. New merchandise is priced at 25 cents on the dollar. All sales are final, no warranties and cash or checks only — no credit cards. All proceeds go to the California Veterans Service Program. Call (209) 394-2059 or go to

Presentations by NAMI on mental health system

NAMI, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Merced County will hold the eighth in a series of free presentations, Navigating the Mental Health System, at 6:30 p.m. June 26 at 1137 B St. Registered nurse Sandy Mandujano will be the speaker. Call (209) 381-6844.

Franklin-Beachwood's advisory council meets

The Franklin- Beachwood Municipal Advisory Council will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Franklin Elementary School, 2936 Franklin Road, Room 21. All interested residents are encouraged to attend. The meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Call (209) 769-5149.

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