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Around The Region (5/22/10)

Modesto

4-H YARD SALE

WHEN: Today, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE: 5500 Maze Blvd.

INFO: 4-H will hold a yard sale to help pay for an exchange program with a Minnesota 4-H group. For more information, contact Irene at 402-9871.

ART SALE

WHEN: Today, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE: 2909 Park View Drive

INFO: Watercolors by Marlene Azevedo and Joyce Ichord will be on sale. Proceeds will benefit animal welfare causes. For more information, call 523-0455.

CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

WHEN: Monday, 7 to 9 p.m.

WHERE: Health Education and Conference Center, McHenry Village, 1700 McHenry Ave.

INFO: Men diagnosed with prostate cancer meet the fourth Monday of each month. This month, Jill Erickson of the Stanislaus County Area Agency on Aging will explain services and benefits provided by the agency. After her presentation, there will be small-group interaction for prostate cancer survivors, those newly diagnosed, in treatment or in recovery. For more information, call John at 529-2465 or Chuck at 522-3286.

BOOSTER FUND-RAISER

WHEN: Through May 30

INFO: Johansen High School Vikings alumni, friends and family are invited to purchase a laser-engraved brick from the Johansen High School Sports Boosters. Proceeds will benefit Johansen athletes. For more information and order forms, go to http://johansen.monet.k12.ca.us, click on "Sports" and scroll down to "Boosters."

TRIP FOR SENIORS

WHEN: July 20; deadline for payment is June 19

INFO: The Modesto Seniors will take a trip to the historic Ryde Hotel and Event Center on the delta near Walnut Grove. Tour the parklike garden setting and hotel, and enjoy a hosted lunch with entertainment by William Florian, one of the New Christie Minstrels. The cost is $90. For more information, call Jane at 522-6142 or Rhonda at 526-4660.

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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