Black History Month in Merced
Celebrate Black History Month with African American Spirituals and Stories for Kids performed by G.B. Blackmon at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Black Box Theatre of the Merced Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St., Merced.
Panel Discussion on DACA
“Supporting our Families and Loving Our Neighbors,” a panel discussion at United Methodist Church, is set for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28. Learn more about our undocumented residents and DACA recipients living in Merced County and their plight for safety and respect. Listen to personal stories of experiences and hear about struggles and hardships within our community. For more information contact Blanca Ojeda at 209-386-3424.
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Spring Softball in Livingston
The Livingston Recreation Department is set to begin its “Spring Coed Softball” to for teenagers 16 and older at Lil Guys/Gals Field. The deadline to register is 5 p.m. March 2. Teams can be registered at Livingston City Hall, 1416 C St. The cost is $350.50 per team. For more information, call 209-394-8830 or www.livingstoncity.com.
Habitat for Humanity of Merced County
Habitat for Humanity of Merced County will be holding a volunteer orientation from 3 to 4 p.m. March 3 at their ReStore at 1230 Broadway Ave., Atwater. All interested volunteers need to attend this orientation to learn about Habitat. There will be an opportunity to sign up for upcoming events. For more information, call 209-726-0850 for more information.
California Retired Teachers Association
The California Retired Teachers Association, Merced/Mariposa Division, will Honor the Arts for St .Patrick’s Day from 10 to 11:45 a.m. March 16 at the Merced Multicultural Arts Center Theatre, 645 West Main St. Merced. Friends in the community are invited to attend, free of charge. For more information, call Shirley Vaughn-Hulbert at 209-722-4782. A luncheon will follow the program at Bella Luna restaurant at a cost of $25. Seating is limited. For reservations, call LeeAnn at 209-617-1677.
Merced Running Club
The Merced Running Club will host the Indian Gulch run to benefit the Buhach High School Cross Country team at 8:30 a.m. March 25 at the Hornitos Hall, 2884 Bear Valley Road in Hornitos. For more information, call 209-819-1083 or visit www.mercedrunningclub.com.
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