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 Feb. 17 at the UC Cooperative Extension Office, 2145 Wardrobe Ave, Merced. For more information and to register call 209-385-7403.
Lunch and Learn
Pacifica Senior Living Merced will host a Lunch and Learn to benefit the general public regarding “New Year, New Beginnings” at noon Feb. 21 at 3420 R St., Merced. For more information, call 209-384-9700.
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.
The Los Banos Arts Council will host Terry Brown for a song-writing workshop and concert on Feb. 24 at The Ted Falasco Arts Center, 1105 Fifth St., Los Banos. The cost is $40 and includes tickets to Brown’s concert later that evening. Class participants will have the option of performing at the concert. For more information, call 209-826-6132.
Farmers Insurance Group Lunch
Women who have worked at the Farmers Insurance Group regional office are invited to lunch at 11 a.m. March 1 at 510 Bistro, 510 W. Main St., Merced. The buffet is $15 cash. To make reservation, call 209-723-4317.
Free Fly-fishing Clinic
The Merced Fly-fishing Club hosts a free fly casting clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 3 at Bicentennial Cove at Lake Yosemite. Equipment will be provided. For additional information contact Doug Autrand at 209-722-9127 or Al Delco 209-658-1942.
The Merced Community College Chorus is seeking singers. The group gathers at 6:45 p.m. on Tuesdays at Lesher Hall on the Merced College campus in Merced. Director Phillip Smallwood is preparing for the group’s spring concernt which is set for May.
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