The Merced Downtown Street Faire continues from 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday on Main Street between K and M streets. Food, games, shopping and other entertainment is planned. For more information, call Bangon Emanivong at 209-500-7773 or email email@example.com.
The city of Merced and DuPont Volleyball Academy offer a two-week youth volleyball camp weekdays Tuesday through July 15 at El Capitan High School, 100 Farmland Ave. The cost is $70 per child. First through fourth grades meet from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and grades fifth through eighth meet from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Register at the Parks and Recreation Department, 678 W. 18th St., or by calling 209-385-6235.
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Breakfast in La Grange
The La Grange Odd Fellows of LaFayette Lodge 65 serves its monthly breakfast on the second Sunday of each month at the IOOF Hall, 30018 Yosemite Blvd. in La Grange. The next one is from 8 to 11 a.m. July 10. Biscuits and gravy, ham-and-cheese omelets, sausage and French toast are $6 for adults, and $3 for ages 7 to 12. Children 6 or younger eat free. For more information, call Chris at 209-853-2128 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Merced College’s non-credit program has begun its summer class offerings in more than a dozen locations in Merced County. Aimed at adults, the classes offered include needlecraft and sewing, beginning quilting, music therapy, bus driver training, medical assistant, mature driver improvement, and career and life planning. A complete schedule of classes and locations is at www.mccd.edu/explore/continuing.html. Classes are free, but some charge for materials. For more information, call 209-381-6540.
Merced College offers a non-credit class of “Music Therapy for Older Adults” from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 14 in Music Building Room 2 at the college, 3600 M St. The course is free. For more information, call 209-381-6541.
The Pacheco Village and Pacheco Court Apartments offer free venue rentals. There is meeting space with capacity for up to 60 as well as community rooms with kitchens available for local organizations, churches and nonprofit agencies to use for meetings and activities. For more information, call 209-826-8300 or visit the leasing office at 2241 Gilbert Gonzalez Jr. Drive in Los Banos.
Our Lady in LB
The Society of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is extending an invitation to the 83rd Our Lady of Mount Carmel celebration July 14-17. The celebration Mass, featuring classic Italian hymns, will be 11 a.m. July 17 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1621 Center Ave., Los Banos. A traditional luncheon follows the Mass. For more information and a schedule of events, call Tracey at 209-826-0903 or Joanne at 209-826-4610.
The first Odd Fellows LaFayette Lodge 65 Car Show will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 16 at La Grange Old Schoolhouse County Park, 30204 Floto St., La Grange. Preregistration is $25 per car; late registration is $30. For more information, email email@example.com, or call 209-324-9016 or 209-277-7039.
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