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Around The Region (5/13/10)

Modesto

CHILD SAFETY FAIR

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE: Modesto Toyota, 4513 McHenry Ave.

INFO: The Keeping Kids Safe project will feature free digital fingerprinting and photos for all children. For more information, contact Jacki at 319-268-4111 or Jacki@sipkids.com.

MENTAL HEALTH SERIES

WHEN: Wednesdays beginning May 26

WHERE: Family Partnership Center, 421 E. Morris Ave.

INFO: Family Partnership Center, an organization offering support to parents and caregivers with children who have behavioral, mental and emotional problems, is offering a 12-week educational series. The classes will assist caregivers in understanding some of the symptoms and brain processes involved in various childhood disorders, including ADHD, and how to obtain help. Advance sign-up is required. For more information, call Regina or Sabrina at 558-7494.

Turlock

'FREEBAY'

WHEN: Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon

WHERE: 610 W. Hawkeye Ave.

INFO: Valley Hope Community Church will hold "Freebay," where everything is free. Items to be given away include furniture, dishes, clothes and pictures. For more information, call 535-7737.

Hughson

REPUBLICAN FUND-RAISER

WHEN: Saturday, 6 p.m.

WHERE: Duarte Ranch, 1800 Baldwin Road, Hughson

INFO: The Modesto Republican Women Federated will hold its 10th annual Ronald Reagan Barbecue. Speakers include GOP gubernatorial candidate Steve Poizner and Assemblyman Mike Villines of Fresno. Congressional candidate Jeff Denham and Assembly candidate Kristin Olsen are expected to attend. The cost is $39.

La Grange

RUMMAGE SALE DONATIONS

WHEN: Accepted through May

INFO: The Rebekah Lodge will hold a rummage sale June 12-13 and is accepting donations of gently used items. For more information, call Jeannie at the La Grange Mercantile at 853-2027.

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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