Elks Lodge Drive-Through Dinner
The Merced Elks Lodge will have a drive-through dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. today . The dinner cost is $10 and includes chicken quarters, beans, salad and a roll. Tickets can be purchased in advance from the Elks Lodge at 1910 M St. or at the door the night of the event. For more information, contact the lodge at 209-723-1240 or 209-756-3070.
Lunch and Learn
Pacifica Senior Living Merced will host a Lunch and Learn to benefit the general public regarding “New Year, New Beginnings” at noon today at 3420 R St., Merced. For more information, call 209-384-9700.
Arbor Gallery Reception
Arbor Gallery will host a reception to show new work from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday on the first floor of the Merced Arts Center, 645 W. Main St., Merced. For more information, call 209-384-8338.
Car Show in Winton
The Winton First Southern Baptist hosts its free car show and vendor fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 7264 Myrtle Ave., Winton.
Toy Show in Merced
The seventh annual Chaos Collectibles Toy Show Round-up takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdayat the Merced Elk’s Lodge, 1910 M St., Merced. Admission is $5. Early-bird time runs from 9 to 11 a.m. that day and the early admission price is $10. Vintage toys from as early as the 1920s will be on display. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Atwater Veterans Park Restoration fund. For more information, call 209-631-6277.
The monthly meeting of the Merced Chapter of AARP will be held at 10 a.m. Feb. 28 at the Merced Senior Center, 755 W. 15th St., Merced. For more information, call 209-357-8206.
Free Fly-fishing Clinic
The Merced Fly-fishing Club hosts a free fly casting clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 3 at Bicentennial Cove at Lake Yosemite. Equipment will be provided. For additional information contact Doug Autrand at 209-722-9127 or Al Delco 209-658-1942.
The Merced Community College Chorus is seeking singers. The group gathers at 6:45 p.m. on Tuesdays at Lesher Hall on the Merced College campus in Merced. Director Phillip Smallwood is preparing for the group’s spring concert which is set for May.
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