Valentine’s Day Dinner in Atwater
The Atwater VFW hosts its annual Valentine’s Day dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesdayat the VFW Hall, 1388 Broadway, Atwater. The no-host bar opens at 5 p.m. The menu includes roast turkey, pork roast, bread and salad. Tickets are $25 per couple and can be purchased at the door or by calling 209-761-0967.
High Tea on Valentine’s Day
Merced Garden Club, Inc. will host a High Tea at 1 p.m. on Valentine’s Day at Lake Yosemite, Fish & Game building. New members are welcome. For reservations call 209-761-5710.
Master Gardeners of Merced
The Master Gardeners of Merced will host a Spring Vegetable Gardening Workshop for the public from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the UC Cooperative Extension Office, 2145 Wardrobe Ave, Merced. For more information and to register call 209-385-7403.
Merced County Republican Women
Merced County Republican Women Federated will meet on Feb. 19 at the Branding Iron Restaurant, 640 W. 16th St. The speaker will be Mark Meuser, Republican candidate for Secretary of State. Social time begins at 11:30 a.m. and lunch is served at noon. Reservations are required for the $19 luncheon by Thursday by calling 209-358-4391 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elks Lodge Drive-Through Dinner
The Merced Elks Lodge will have a drive-through dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 21. The dinner cost is $10 and includes chicken quarters, beans, salad and a roll. Tickets can be purchased in advance from the Elks Lodge at 1910 M St. or at the door the night of the event. For more information, contact the lodge at 209-723-1240 or 209-756-3070.
Arbor Gallery Reception
Arbor Gallery will host a reception to show new work from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23 on the first floor of the Merced Arts Center, 645 W. Main St., Merced. For more information, call 209-384-8338.
Chicken and Waffle Breakfast
The annual “Chicken and Waffle Breakfast” is scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m. Feb. 24 at Bethesda Apostolic Faith Church, 1822 Canal St., Merced. The menu includes fried chicken wings, waffles, eggs, juice or coffee. Donation is $12 each, dine-in and take-out is available. For more information or to place an order, call 209-726-0533 or 209-489-4128.
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