Livingston panel needs to fill planning vacancy
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. on Friday. Applications are available at 1416 C St., or go to www.livingstoncity.com.
Medical group health days set in Livingston
LIVINGSTON Livingston Medical Group will host a week of health days starting with Teen Health on Monday, Public Housing Health on Tuesday, Health Care for the Homeless on Wednesday, Farmworker Health Day on Thursday and Healthy Eating Day on Aug. 16, all at 1237 Main St. Call (209) 394-1368 or email email@example.com.
Shoppers can help Atwater PAL program
ATWATER Save Mart offers a SHARES card to shoppers. When shoppers swipe their cards, 3 percent of each purchase gets to Atwater Police Athletic League to help support PAL programs for the city's youth.
Animal rescue group looking for volunteers
New Beginnings Merced, a nonprofit group dedicated to saving shelter animals and finding them new homes, needs volunteers especially those who can provide foster care for kittens for a few days, or dogs and their new puppies for a short time. Also needed are people to help take photos of shelter animals or help transport them to rescue organizations. No personal vehicles are needed for transportation. Call (209) 769-2122.
Latin Comedy Jam is at the Merced Theatre
The Latin Comedy Jam will be at the Merced Theatre, doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. on Saturday, 301 W. Main St. Tickets start at $15. For more, call (209) 381-0500, visit www.tickets. mercedtheatre.org or www.thelatincomedyjam. com.
European destinations the focus of slide show
The Merced College Community Services will hold a slide show tour presentation at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at 630 W. 19th St. Discover Switzerland, Austria and Bavaria and Scotland. Call (209) 384-6224 for more information or to RSVP.
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