HERO NOMINATIONS SOUGHT
WHEN: Deadline to enter is Friday
INFO: The American Red Cross, Stanislaus County chapter, invites the community to nominate everyday heroes. Nominees must live or work in the county, but the heroic act may have occurred elsewhere and at any time within the past 24 months. To nominate a hero, call 523-6451 or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Nomination forms are at www.stanredcross.org.
VALLEY SUPER SINGLES
WHEN: Friday, 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Clarion Inn, 1612 Sisk Road
INFO: The Valley Super Singles meet on Fridays and plan activities for area singles. For more information, call Wanda at 576-1493.
RAPE DEFENSE TRAINING
WHEN: Begins Friday
INFO: The Turlock Police Department and California State University, Stanislaus, Police will offer Rape Aggression Defense training. The course is offered for free and is open to women only. The 12-hour course is broken up into three or four sessions over a period of two weeks. To register, call officer Taryn Weatherford at 656-3153.
GARDEN CLUB MEETING
WHEN: Thursday, 9 a.m.
INFO: The Patterson Garden Club will meet at a private residence. Jennifer West will speak on "Creating a Community Garden." For more information, call Barbara Coelho 892-6888.
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