Around the region (5/30/10)



When: Registration is open; camp programs begin June 7

Info: Camp Jack Hazard is holding day, resident and family camps this summer. One-week day camps will be held at Eastridge Community Church. Day care is available from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Camp Jack Hazard, in the Stanislaus National Forest, will hold two family camp sessions in addition to its resident camp sessions for children ages 8 to 18. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify. For more information or to register, go to or call 578-9622.


When: Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Where: Emanuel Lutheran Church, 324 College Ave.

Info: Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays will hold a program honoring fathers. For more information, call 527-0776 or go to


When: June 13; bus departs Ceres Wal-Mart at 8:30 a.m. and Save Mart in Turlock at 9 a.m.

Where: Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne

Info: Mujeres Latinas de Stanislaus, a nonprofit organization, will hold a trip to Black Oak Casino. The trip will raise funds for high school scholarships. The cost is $30; attendees will receive $20 in coupons. For more information, call 238-9496 or 575-4948.



When: Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Bianchi Community Center, 110 S. Second Ave.

Info: The Stanislaus Elder Abuse Prevention Alliance will present a Senior Information Day. Activities include information booths, health screenings, door prizes and presentations on safety and Elderhostel, a nonprofit travel organization for adults. The event is free. A limited number of free lunch tickets are available at the Lemmons Senior Center, 450 E. A St. in Oakdale. For more information, call 848-5365.

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