Merced Shakes, in a co-production with Merced College, presents Shakespeare’s political tragedy “Coriolanus” on January 25, 26, 27, 28. Thursday to Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $8 for students. Buy them at the door or by calling 209-384-6224 or going to mccd.tix.com. For more information call 209-723-3265.
Atwater VFW Fish Fry
The Atwater VFW will host a fish fry from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at the VFW Hall, 1390 Broadway Ave., Atwater. The menu includes fish sticks, fish patties, fish tacos French fries. Eat In or take out.
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Atwater Rotary Lobster Fest
Atwater Rotary’s 14th annual Lobster Fest is set for 6 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Atwater APC Hall, 1420 Third St., Atwater. Tickets are $50. The door prize is $1,000 in cash. Raffle tickets for 50 great prizes are $1. Tickets, which need to be purchased in advance, are available from Atwater Rotarians or by contacting Roger Wood at 209-358-7343 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Merced High Alumni Lunch
Merced High classmates from1945 to 1955 are invited to join the '48 Class sponsors at their monthly lunch at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 7 at the Elks Lodge, 1910 M St., Merced.
St. Anthony School Open House
St. Anthony Elementary and Preschool hosts an open house from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 8 at the school, 1801 N. Winton Way, Atwater. For more information, call 209-358-3341.
Friends of the Fair 2018 Kick-Off Dinner
The Friends of the Fair will hold an annual pre-party and membership dinner to kick off the 2018 fair season with a sit-down dinner, hosted bar and entertainment. Funds raised will go to support the Merced County Fairgrounds. Attendees must be 21 years old. The event is scheduled from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Merced County Fairgrounds Yosemite Hall. Tickets are $40 per person and are available at the Merced County Fairgrounds Office. For more information, call 209-722-1507.
Cumbia Dance Lesson
Cumbia dance lesson will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Mondays in February at the Merced Senior Community Center 755 W. 15th St., Merced. No partner needed. For more information, call 209-628-0683.
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