Merced SPCA meets first Monday of month
The Merced Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals meets the first Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 500 Buena Vista Drive, except when the first Monday is a holiday. Call (209) 723-8953 or (209) 384-7722 for more information.
Livingston panel opening
LIVINGSTON The city of Livingston is accepting applications to fill one alternate commissioner vacancy on the Livingston Planning Commission. The term is four years or until successors are appointed. Commissioners meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. The deadline to turn in an application is 5 p.m. Aug. 9. Applications are available at 1416 C St., or go to www. livingstoncity.com.
MAGA golf tournament
ATWATER The Mexican American Golf Association Central Division will hold a tournament Aug. 18 at the Rancho Del Rey Golf Course, 5250 Greensands Ave. Proceeds will benefit Merced High School students. For more information, call (209) 658-9392 or (209) 761-4250.
Child support meeting
The Merced County Child Support Services Agency meets at 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at 3368 N. Highway 59, Suite 1. Call (209) 381-1329 for more information.
Soccer tourney planned
Merced College will hold a "3v3 Soccer Tourney" for men, women, boys and girls Aug. 31 at the college. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Legal pros' fund-raiser
The Merced County Legal Professionals Association will hold its 30th annual fund-raiser from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Sept. 14 at De Angelos. Tickets are $25 per adult and $10 for children 8 and younger. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. There will be a silent auction and raffle. Call (209) 617-3029 for more information.
Flags for Warriors
The American Legion Auxiliary Merced Unit 83 is taking orders for Flags for Warriors. Flags will be posted at the veterans Memorial Hall on Labor Day and Veterans Day with an inscription in memory or in honor of your hero. Cost is $10 per flag and proceeds will benefit programs and services for veterans and Girls State. Call (209) 722-8233 for more information.
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