LEGAL PROFESSIONALS MEETING
WHEN: Wednesday, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Appetez Restaurant, 825 Roseburg Ave.
INFO: The Stanislaus County Legal Professionals Association will hold a meeting featuring speaker Stephanie Harrison, family law section leader. She will speak about legal specialization sections available through Legal Secretaries Inc. RSVP by Monday to Ann at 521-1800 or achristensen@CurtisLegalGroup.com
HISPANIC LEADERSHIP COUNCIL
WHEN: Friday, 7 a.m.
WHERE: El Concilio, 1314 H St.
INFO: The Hispanic Leadership Council will hold its biweekly meeting featuring a presentation by the National Association of Latino Elected Officials. For more information, go to hispanicleadershipcouncil.net or call Yamilet Valladolid at 523-2860.
SPECIAL NEEDS WORKSHOP
WHEN: Jan. 19, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Learning Institute, County Center III, 917 Oakdale Road
INFO: The Family Resource Network and DRAIL (Disability Resources Agency for Independent Living), will hold a meeting about disability benefits as children with special needs become adults. The workshop is free but seating is limited. Registration is required by Tuesday. For more information, e-mail FRNfamilies@aol.com.
DIABETES CARE SKILLS
WHEN: Thursdays, beginning Jan. 21, 6 to 8 p.m.
WHERE: Oak Valley Medical Plaza, 1425 W. H St.
INFO: The "Living Well with Diabetes" classes will teach individuals a positive approach to living with diabetes and an opportunity to learn skills to better manage the disease. Family members are encouraged to attend. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required. The cost is $20, or $30 per family. To register or for more information, call 847-5121 ext. 201.
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