Around Town (9/27/13)

09/26/2013 12:00 AM

09/26/2013 11:36 PM

Menudo at Club Mercedes

Club Mercedes will serve menudo every Sunday through the NFL season at the club. Doors open at 8a.m. and close at noon or when the menudo runs out. Cost is $7 for a small bowl or $8 for a large bowl. Beverages available for extra cost. No menudo on Oct.20. Call (209)383-9906.

Raiders trips offered

Bus trips to Oakland Raiders games are ongoing and the ticket price includes the bus ride, parking, a good seat, tacos, and a bottomless glass for margaritas, beer and soft drinks. For more information, call (209)202-6577 or email

Tennessee Williams play

Playhouse Merced will present the Tennessee Williams play “Cat On A Hot Tin Roof” for a two-weekend run starting today and Oct.6 . For times and tickets, call (209)725-8587.

Concert in the Park

Grace Outreach Coalition will present Pastor Jerry Lawrence Pedok in a free, live Concert in the Park from 10a.m. to 4p.m. Saturday at McNamara Park, 1040 Canal St. Free music, food and fun. Call (209)658-9558.

Baptist church program

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Brotherhood will hold its annual One Hundred Men In Black Program featuring the Pleasant Travelers of Fresno at 3p.m. Sunday at the church, 404 W. Sixth St.

City holds dance lessons

The city of Merced’s Recreation Department will offer dance lessons at 7p.m. from Oct. 2-23. The theme for October is line dances and party dances. Cost is $16 registration fee and $6 supply fee. Call (209)385-6298 or register at 678 W. 18 St.

Reading at bookstore

The Merced County Reading Society will meet at 5:30p.m. Oct.3 at Barnes & Noble on Olive Ave. Members will read “The Power of Myth” by Joseph Campbell. Newcomers are welcome. Call (209)725-1868.

Nazarene church anniversary

Bear Creek Nazarene Church will celebrate its 90th anniversary at 6p.m. Saturday and 10a.m. Sunday at the church, 1717 E. Olive Ave. The theme is reverence for the past, passion for the present and vision for the future.

Flea market in Hornitos

The Hornitos Patron’s Club will hold its 27th annual flea market at 7a.m. Oct.6 in Hornitos Park. Spaces are available; no dogs allowed in the sale area. For more information, call (209)376-2320 or go to

Life Chain for 2013

Merced United for Life will hold the Life Chain for 2013 from 2:30 to 4p.m. Oct.6 on Olive Avenue between M Street and Walmart.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets Tuesdays at 6p.m. at First Baptist Church, 500 Buena Vista Drive. Call (209)383-4161 or go to

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