When: Thursday, 6 p.m. reception, 7 p.m film
Where: State Theatre, 1307 J St.
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Info: The Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon will present the film "UltraMarathon Man: 50 Marathons, 50 States, 50 Days." There will be wine, hors d'oeuvres, drawings and a silent auction in addition to the film. The cost is $25, $10 for those 21 and younger. Proceeds will benefit the Modesto Marathon and Teens Run Modesto. For more information, call 524-7110 or 499-3455.
GARDEN CLUB MEETING
When: Thursday, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Ceres Community Center, 2701 Fourth St.
Info: The Ceres Garden Club will have its monthly meeting. The guest speaker will be Don Goudeau from Gold River Seeds. Guests are welcome.
When: Feb. 27, 7:30 a.m.
Where: Jack Tone Golf, 1500 Ruess Road
Info: A fund-raising golf tournament will take place to cover medical expenses for 5-year-old leukemia patient Anthony Harris of Ceres. He has undergone chemotherapy at Children's Hospital Central California near Madera and could be a candidate for a bone marrow transplant. Participation costs $100 and includes golf tournament, cart, continental breakfast and lunch. An award ceremony and raffle will follow. Local businesses may sponsor a hole for $100. To register, log onto www.golf4anthony.webs.com or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Checks can be mailed to Lacy Elliott, Trustee for Anthony Harris, P.O. Box 2703, Turlock 95381. For more information, call Elliott at 216-7074.
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