Around Town (4/1/14)

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Women’s Club fundraiser

The Atwater Women’s Club fundraiser will be 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday at the clubhouse, Third Street and Grove Avenue. Cost is $10 and includes chicken salad luncheon. You can dine in, take out or we will deliver in the Atwater area for orders of three or more. Call (209) 358-1668, (209) 358-5438, (209) 358-3087 or email Proceeds go to scholarships and clubhouse renovations.

Merced Symphony fundraiser

The Merced Symphony will hold its annual fundraiser, Savor Our Symphony: Italian Night, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Italo-American Lodge, 18th and U streets. Tickets are $35 per person or reserve a table for eight for $500. The evening will include hors d’oeuvres, no-host bar, silent and live auctions. Proceeds will benefit the symphony’s concerts and children’s programs. Call (209) 383-3277 or go to for tickets or more information.

Courthouse Museum tea party

The Merced Courthouse Museum will have its 19th annual tea party from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the historic courtroom. “Mar-TEA Gras Tea Party” is this year’s theme. There will be four seatings of 40 minutes each. Cost is $15 for adults and $10 for children age 10 and under. Call (209) 723-2401 for more information.

Enchiladas by the dozen

Club Mercedes will sell enchiladas by the dozen from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at 569 W. Ninth St. Cost is $15 per dozen, rice and beans is $5 plus container. This is a take-out only event. Enchiladas are beef in corn or flour tortillas. Proceeds will benefit Merced Youth Baseball and college scholarships. Call (209) 383-9906 after 4 p.m. for more information and tickets.

Merced Camera Club meeting

The Merced Camera Club invites everyone interested in the photography to participate in the meeting at 6:30 p.m. today at Merced County Farm Bureau, 646 S. Highway 59. Call (209) 382-0222 or (209) 761-0260 for more information.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting

Overeaters Anonymous meets on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 500 Buena Vista Drive. Call (209) 383-4161 or go to

Merced College classes and trips

Merced College Community Services offers many classes and trips throughout the year. Call (209) 384-6221 or email for more information.

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