Around Town: Planning Commission will meet in Merced

August 27, 2013 

The city of Merced Planning Commission, the next meeting will be at 7 p.m. on Sept. 4, at 678 W. 18th St. For more information, call (209) 385-6858.

Young Leaders sought

New fall-winter classes for children and teens at Building Young Leaders will start the first week of September. Performing arts, home-school enrichment and some adult classes will be offered. For more information, go to www. buildingyoungleaders. com.

Fall Open Cockpit Day

ATWATER — Castle Air Museum will hold its 2013 Fall Open Cockpit Day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 1 at 5050 Santa Fe Drive. For more information, call (209) 723-2178.

Farmers Insurance lunch

All women who worked at the Farmers Insurance Group regional office are invited to lunch at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 5 at the Elks Lodge in Merced. Tickets are $10 and include a buffet, beverage and dessert. RSVP by Wednesday to (209) 723-4317.

Sept. 11 memorial

ATWATER — The city of Atwater invites the public to participate in a memorial ceremony at 6 p.m. on Sept. 11 to remember the lives that were lost during the 9-11 terrorist attacks. The observances will take place at City Hall, 750 Bellevue Road. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony. Call (209) 756-2489 for more information.

Livingston class reunion

LIVINGSTON — Organizers of the 50th reunion of Livingston High School's Class of 1963, to be held Sept. 14, are looking for current addresses for classmates. They also encourage anyone who attended the elementary schools that fed into Livingston High School to attend, whether they graduated with the Class of '63 or not. Call (209) 668-0519 or email for more information.

Young Eagle Day

Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1401 will sponsor a Young Eagle Day from 8 a.m. to noon Sept. 14 at the Merced Airport on Grogan Avenue. There will be free airplane rides for young people ages 8 to 17. A parent or guardian must be present. For more information, call (209) 722-6666.

MCOE computer training

The Merced County Office of Education will offer computer training classes from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 23 through Dec. 11 at 632 W. 13th St. Cost is $75 per class, and the deadline to register is one week before the class starts. For more information, call (209) 381-6630 or go to

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