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Around The Region (5/15/10)

Modesto

YOUTH ORCHESTRA CONCERT

WHEN: Sunday, 3:30 p.m.

WHERE: Gallo Center for the Arts, Rogers Theater, 1000 I St.

INFO: El Vista Elementary School students will join the Modesto Symphony Youth Orchestra's symphony and concert ensembles in a performance of "Ode to Joy" from Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. One of the verses of the song was written by the students. Tickets are $5 for youths 17 and under, and $10 for adults. For more information, call 338-2100 or go to www.galloarts.org.

CARWASH & SANDWICH FUND-RAISER

WHEN: Sunday — carwash, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; sandwich takeout, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE: Modesto Masonic Center, 800 Rose Ave.

INFO: Job's Daughters will hold a carwash and chicken and tri-tip sandwich fund-raiser. The carwash is $5 for cars and $7 for trucks. The sandwiches are $6 for chicken and $7 for tri-tip. Sandwiches come with chips, drink and cookie.

NEUROPATHY SUPPORT GROUP

WHEN: Monday, 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: Trinity United Presbyterian Church, Room 503, 1600 Carver Road

INFO: The Modesto Neuropathy Support Group will hold its monthly meeting. A representative from Walgreens pharmacy will be the guest speaker. Neuropathy is a condition involving the nerves in the hands and feet. For more information, call Adrian at 523-1908.

Turlock

VETERANS MEDICAL CLINIC

WHEN: Monday, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall, 1405 E. Linwood Ave.

INFO: VFW Post 5059 will hold a medical clinic. People in the Veterans Affairs medical system may drop in for a checkup. Veterans who are not in the system need to bring their discharge papers (DD214), and people will be on hand to help them apply for benefits. For more information, call Joe Madden at 914-4764.

La Grange

REBEKAH LODGE BREAKFAST

WHEN: Sunday, 7 to 11 a.m.

WHERE: IOOF Hall, Main Street

INFO: La Grange Rebekah Lodge 323 will hold its regular breakfast. The menu is ham and cheese omelets, pancakes, and biscuits and gravy. The cost is $6.

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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