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Around The Region (5/12/10)

Modesto

CIVITAN LAW DAY LUNCHEON

WHEN: Thursday, noon

WHERE: The Seasons, 945 McHenry Ave.

INFO: The Stanislaus Civitan Club plans a luncheon honoring an Officer of the Year from each of the law enforcement agencies in Stanislaus County. To make reservations, call 523-7750.

STROKE AWARENESS SYMPOSIUM

WHEN: May 21, 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m.; register by Friday

WHERE: Health Education Conference Center, 1700 McHenry Ave.

INFO: Stroke survivor-advocate Leean Hendrix and cardiologist Dr. Amar Pohwani, as well as physical therapists, counselors and art therapists, will address quality-of-life issues for stroke patients, stress reduction for caregivers, stroke empathy training and art as a means of self-expression for patients. A continental breakfast and box lunch will be provided. For more information and to register, call 521-1786.

Oakdale

CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL FUN RUN

WHEN: Saturday, 7 a.m.

WHERE: Second and G streets

INFO: The Oakdale Chocolate Festival will hold a 5K and one-mile fun run. The cost is $25. The entry fee includes a Chocolate Festival Fun Run T-shirt, entrance into the Chocolate Festival, race entry and refreshments. Applications can be downloaded at www.chocolatefestival.org. For more information, call the Oakdale Chamber of Commerce at 847-2244.

Patterson

MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

WHEN: Saturday, 9:30 a.m.

WHERE: Diablo Grande Golf Resort, 9521 Morton Davis Drive

INFO: The Steve Streeter Memorial Golf Tournament will be held, followed by a dinner and auction. The cost is $150 and includes golf, lunch and dinner. Tickets to just the dinner and auction are $30. For more, call Randy Beauchamp at 214-3749, Tim Bettencourt at 541-5036 or Doug Streeter at 527-8248.

Send Region items to Region, The Modesto Bee, P.O. Box 5256, Modesto 95352; call 578-2330; fax 578-2207; or e-mail region@modbee.com.

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