Merced City Planning Commission Meeting
The Merced City Planning Commission’s next meeting will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at 678 W. 18th St. For more information, call (209) 385-6858.
SNELLING The monthly Snelling Breakfast will be served from 7 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the IOOF Hall. The meal includes pancakes, biscuits and gravy, sausage, eggs cooked to order, orange juice and coffee. The cost is $5 per adult and $3 per child.
Yosemite High School’s Back to School Night
Yosemite High School will hold its Back to School Night at 5 p.m. Thursday at the school library. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Castle Air Museum POW/MIA Recognition Day
Castle Air Museum will host its annual POW/MIA Recognition Day at 1 p.m. Friday at the museum. The service will be put on by the Veterans of Foreign Wars and a reception will follow in the banquet room.
United Way Lunch in the Park 2013
United Way of Merced County will host Lunch in the Park 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday at the park at 21st and N streets. Tickets are $10 and include a tri-tip sandwich, beans and soda. Call (209) 383-4242. Tickets are available at 658 W. Main St.
Healing and Deliverance Revival
ATWATER Atwater Christian Life Center will hold a three-day Healing and Deliverance Revival at 7 p.m. Sept. 27; 6 p.m. Sept. 28; and 11 a.m. Sept. 29 at 1200 Shaffer Road. The speakers will be Bishop Clifton Jones and Pastor Jimmie Davis. Call (209) 358-1988 for more information.
MARIPOSA The John C. Fremont Hospital Foundation presents the seventh annual Blazin’ Hog Bar-B-Que Competition and Zydeco Music Festival from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Mariposa Fairgrounds at Fairgrounds Drive and Highway 49 South. Individuals, groups and clubs are welcome to compete. The first-place prize is $500; second-place, $250; third-place, $100; and People’s Choice award, $100. Come for food, beverages, arts and crafts, beer, wine and music. For more information go to http://blazinhog.com or call (209) 966-3994.
Merced County Genealogical Society
The Merced County Genealogical Society will meet at noon Saturday at the library, 2100 O St. The speaker will be Robert Givens. The meeting is open to the public.
Fundraiser Dinner for Ondrea Edwards
Ondrea Edwards, the 23-year-old daughter of Tai Anne Elam and Troy Edwards, is hosting a fundraiser dinner for her run for Miss Rodeo California 2014 at 2 p.m. Saturday at 923 S. Orchard Way. Cost is $20 and includes all-you-can-eat spaghetti, salad, bread and dessert. There will be dancing, games, silent raffle and an auction. Call (209) 777-8863.
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