Novara Rebekah Lodge 61 and Willow Lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows will have their monthly breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. at the IOOF Hall on Highway 59, Snelling. City of Merced Recreation and Parks Department presents the Senior Social Dances to Big Band music, doors open at 1 p.m., music from 2 to 5 p.m., 755 W. 15th St. $5 at the door. Info: (209) 723-0839 or (209) 722-9592.
Merced Writing Center has a free display of artistic expression at 6 p.m. at 437 W. Main St. See a poet, a musician and a painter each month. Info: (209)631-7734.
Catholic Faith Inquiry Sessions at 10:30 a.m., at St. Patrick’s Church, 671 E. Yosemite Ave. Info: (209) 383-3924.
Merced Unitarian Universalist group meet at 4 p.m. at 305 W. 26th St. Everyone is welcome. Info: (209)384-3209, (209)725-8057 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Corrections, deletions and additions for the Datebook can be mailed to the Features Section, Merced Sun-Star, 3033 G St., Merced, CA 95340, or emailed to email@example.com. For information, call (209) 385-2478 or (209) 384-3881. Items appear according to space available.