Exhibit Opening at the Courthouse Museum
Merced County Courthouse Museum opens “Yosemite Lumber Company at Merced Falls” exhibit at 5 p.m. Thursday. The photo exhibit documents the community life and business operations of Merced Falls and its connected logging camps. In addition, a digital mapping display reconstructs the infrastructure of the sawmill and the living quarters. At the exhibit opening, local historian Grey Roberts will give a PowerPoint presentation titled: “Merced Falls: Once the Industrial Center” at 6 p.m. For more information about the exhibit, contact the Courthouse Museum at 209-723-2401. The exhibit and opening program is free to the public.
Greater Yosemite Boys Scouts
The Greater Yosemite Boys Scouts of America plan a dinner to honor Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Fish & Wildlife building at Lake Yosemite, 5714 Lake Road, Merced. Tickets are $20 and include a meal. Raffles are planned. Call Deputy Daryl Allen at 209-385-7490 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets or more information.
United By Hip Hop
United By Hip Hop, a club at El Capitan High School, hosts an event from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the El Capitan High School Theater, 100 Farmdale Ave Merced. Admission is free. For more information, call 209-384-5500.
St Patrick’s Day Corned Beef Dinner
Ballico American Legion will be serving their traditional St Patrick’s Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 17 at 11305 Ballico Ave., Ballico. Donations are $8. Tickets can be purchased at the door. For more information, call 209-769-5625.
Vendor yard sale
Habitat for Humanity will hold its annual Vendor Yard Sale 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 7 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2916 N. McKee Rd. Merced. Rent two parking spaces for $10. Applications at www.hfhmerced.org or call 209-726-0850.
Motorcycle Ride and BBQ
Riders of Merced Power Sports and Blue Star Moms of Merced will host a motorcycle ride and BBQ to benefit Merced County charities and local service members serving overseas starting at 8 a.m. on May 5 at Merced Power Sports, 265 W. 15th St. Merced. For more information, visit www.romps209.org or call 209-722-8055.
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