Merced Elks Lodge will hold a fundraiser to benefit challenged children and adults, veterans and U.S. troops overseas at 5:30 p.m., Oct. 22, at 1910 M Street. Dinner will be at 7:30 p.m.
No tickets will be sold at the door, and they are $30. The dinner is an all-you-can-eat-peel-and-eat shrimp dinner and raffle. Call (209) 722-5909 for tickets.