The city of Merced said Leadership Merced Class 25 has invited the public to join them in Government-Media Day in Sacramento Thursday, Feb. 18.
The class and members of the public will be traveling to Sacramento to observe Merced County Association of Governments One Voice, listen to government and media presenters, learn about the state legislature and tour the state capitol.
Merced Sun-Star Executive Editor Mike Tharp will be a guest presenter on the ride to Sacramento.
A limited number of seats are available to the public at $45 each. The price includes breakfast, lunch and snacks. The bus leaves the Merced Civic Center at 6 a.m. and will return in the late afternoon.
Registration deadline is Feb. 12. Tickets are available from Leadership Merced trip organizers Emma Loethen, (209) 201-3844, Dana Davidson (209) 761-0602 or from the Greater Merced Chamber of Commerce at (209) 384-7092.