Club Mercedes will have a cod fish fry from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Fridayat the clubhouse, 569 West Ninth St., Merced. Price is $10 per plate, which includes fish, coleslaw, tater tots and hush puppies. Dine-in or take out. For tickets or information call 209-383-9906.
Color guard regional
The Merced Marching 100 Band Boosters are hosting the WGI Fresno Regional color guard competition on Saturday with the prelims 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the finals 6-10 p.m. in the Merced High School Gymnasium, 205 W. Olive Ave. Admission: prelims $12, finals $15 or both for $20. For more, go to www.wgi.org.
Enchilada Dinner Fundraiser in Atwater
The Atwater Police Activities Cadets hosts a fundraiser dinner from 3 to 6 p.m. March 3 at the Atwater VFW Post at 1390 Broadway. The menu includes enchiladas, beans and rice for $10.The event is expected to sell out again this year. To reserve tickets, call 209-688-5763.
Habitat for Humanity of Merced County
Habitat for Humanity of Merced County will be holding a volunteer orientation from 3 to 4 p.m. March 3 at their ReStore at 1230 Broadway Ave., Atwater. All interested volunteers need to attend this orientation to learn about Habitat. There will be an opportunity to sign up for upcoming events. For more information, call 209-726-0850 for more information.
Merced Police Citizens Police Academy
The Merced Police Department is offering a free Citizens Police Academy. The classes will be held weekly on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. starting March 21 at the central police station, 611 West 22nd St., Merced. The deadline to enroll is March 2. For more information or to enroll, call Eugene Drummond at 209-385-6297 or email email@example.com.
The Atwater VFW will host a St Patrick’s Day meal from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on March 17. They support Gold Star Mothers, Disabled Veterans Girl Scouts, Police Cadets and others. Call 209-761-0967 for further information.
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