Around Town (8-1-13)

August 3, 2013 

Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets each Friday

The Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets every Friday at 6:30 a.m. at Carrows Restaurant, 720 Motel Drive. New members are always welcome. For more information, call (209) 384-7128 or (209) 756-3001.

VFW rummage sale

DELHI — The Livingston-Delhi Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8327 Ladies Auxiliary will hold a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Friday — and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday — at 9799 Stephens St. For any questions or to make donations, call (209) 394-2059.

Family Health Festival

ATWATER — Castle Family Health Centers will hold their Summer Family Health Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at 3605 Hospital Road. Admission is free. There will be free vision, dental, hearing, diabetes and blood pressure screenings as well as breast exams. The event will feature a free lunch, a raffle and entertainment. Call (209) 381-2000, ext. 7210.

Victory Outreach Merced

Victory Outreach Merced will present "The Town I Live In," at 5 p.m. Saturday at Tenaya Middle School, 760 W. Eighth St. Call (209) 752-5271.

Medical group dinner

LIVINGSTON — The Livingston Medical Group will hold a Founder's Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 15 at 1237 Main St. The cost is $20 per couple. The meal includes a chicken pasta dinner, social mixer, raffle prizes and a silent auction. Proceeds go to the LMG Scholarship Program. Call (209) 394-1368 or email

Help locate classmates

The 1962 El Capitan alumni is trying to locate missing classmates. Anyone with any information is asked to call Mike Bik at (209) 725-1450.

Proper flag disposal

ATWATER — The Atwater Veterans of Foreign Wars will properly dispose of any flags that are torn, soiled or tattered. Drop off flags at the post, 1390 Broadway. The VFW also provides wheelchairs and walkers at no charge to veterans in need. For details, call (209) 358-7224.

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