When: Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Elks Lodge, 645 Charity Way
Info: The Stonecroft Women's Business Luncheon and Program will feature speaker Pam Grein, who will talk about being adopted twice. The cost is $15. Child care is available if requested in advance. For more information, call Terry at 523-3826 or Marsha at 599-3248 or e-mail ConnectionLuncheon@yahoo.com.
HAITI BENEFIT CONCERT
When: Friday, 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Fat Cat, 930 11th St.
Info: The Fat Cat will hold the Music For Haiti Benefit. The concert will feature local talent. Proceeds will go to the American Red Cross. A $10 donation at the door is requested. For more information, call 614-9096 or 918-0870.
When: Wednesday, 5 to 6 p.m.
Where: Escalon Community Health Center, 2080 McHenry Ave., Suite 200
Info: The Escalon Community Health Center will give free H1N1 flu vaccinations to the public. For information, call 848-4117.
UNIVERSITY WOMEN'S DINNER
When: Thursday, 6 p.m.
Where: Suzey Belen's Mexican Restaurant, 220 S. Sierra Ave.
Info: Stephanie Gallo will speak at the American Association of University Women's Dinner. Women with at least a two-year college degree living in the Oakdale, Riverbank and Escalon areas are encouraged to join. The purpose of AAUW is to promote equity for all women and girls, lifelong education and positive societal change. If you would like to attend a meeting or learn more about the group, call Jane 847-7606.
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