SONS IN RETIREMENT
When: Wednesday, 10:15 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: The Seasons, 945 McHenry Ave.
Info: Sons In Retirement, a nonprofit club for retired or semiretired men, meets monthly to give members and guests an opportunity to renew friendships, discuss issues of local and national interest, and plan participation in activities such as golf, bowling, fishing and travel. For more information on SIR membership, call 874-2863 or 492-3777.
Info: Alley Cat Guardians will hold a garage sale June 12 and needs items to sell. To donate items, call Sherry Chapman at 408-0764.
When: June 24
Info: The Traveleers Travel Club will tour the Victorian home of John Steinbeck with a gourmet lunch and a tour of his Wild Things Animal Ranch. The cost is $114 and includes transportation. For more information, call Ann Burkett at 529-5896.
When: Wednesday, 2:30 to 7 p.m.
Where: Fire Department, 1162 N St.
Info: The fire auxiliary and Delta Blood Bank will hold a blood drive. All donors will receive a gift and be entered to win a pair of tickets to the KAT Country Listener Appreciation Concert. For more information, call Mel Souza at 678-0357.
GARDEN CLUB MEETING
When: Thursday, 11 a.m.
Where: Las Palmas Mobile Estates Clubhouse, 250 E. Las Palmas Ave.
Info: The Patterson Garden Club will have an installation meeting and potluck. Bring a place setting and utensils and a dish to share. Guests are welcome. For more information, call Barbara Coelho at 892-6888.
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