SIERRA CLUB/YOKUTS MEETING
WHEN: Today, 6:45 p.m.
WHERE: Modesto Police Department, 600 10th St.
INFO: The Sierra Club/Yokuts group will hold its monthly meeting featuring speaker Bill Anelli, Modesto Junior College philosophy instructor. The event is free; nonmembers are welcome. For more information, call Kelly at 606-2485.
LITERACY FOUNDATION KICKOFF
WHEN: Saturday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Stanislaus County Office of Education boardroom, second floor, 1100 H St.
INFO: The Arturo Flores Family Cultural Literacy Foundation will hold a kickoff event to seek partnership, collaboration and commitment from community participants. Its motto is "Learn to Read, Read to Lead, Lead to Serve." For more information, call Maria Alvarez at 541-2247.
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