Around Town (5/6/14)

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Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous is a 12-step recovery program that meets every week, 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 8-9:30 p.m. Sundays at Calvary Baptist Church, 302 W. K St.

Merced Camera Club

The Merced Camera Club invites all who are interested in photography to their meetings on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Merced County Farm Bureau, 646 S. Highway 59. Call (209) 382-0222 or (209) 761-0260 for details.

Stroke support group

The stroke support group is open to anyone who has survived a stroke. Family, friends and caregivers are welcome. Meetings are 4 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Mercy Medical Pavilion, 315 Mercy Ave., third floor, classroom A. There is no cost or registration required to attend. Call (209) 564-4310 for more information.

Overeaters Anonymous

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

World dance classes

World dance classes are held on the first and third Thursdays of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Merced Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St., third floor. No partner needed. Please park in the Parkade and come up the back way. Call (209) 756-6039.

Flea and farmers market

Merced flea and farmers market runs every Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. behind the fairgrounds, 900 G St. EBT is accepted.

Big Valley Travel Club

Big Valley Travel Club is offering many new trips. For more information on trips and costs, email or call (209) 634-6804.

Mature driver classes

LOS BANOS The Merced College Office of Continuing Education will have mature driver improvement classes for people 50 and older. Classes will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at Merced College, Los Banos Campus, Room B134. Call (209) 381-6540 or email

Los Banos Basque Club

The Basque Club will hold its 50th anniversary dinner at 6 p.m. May 17 at Obanion Hall at the Los Banos Fairgrounds, F St. $25 for adults and $12 for children. Steak dinner, dancing, music and a presentation on the Basque culture. Call (209) 383-5588, (209) 604-4477 or email

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