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Around the Region (6/8/10)

Modesto

NEWCOMERS & FRIENDS CLUB

When: Wednesday, 9:30 a.m.

Where: Stonebridge Clubhouse, 2800 Braden Ave.

Info: The Newcomers & Friends Club is a social gathering for ladies throughout the area. Each month the group holds teas, luncheons and book club get-togethers. For more information, call Caren at 551-8504 or Carol at 571-2969.

WOMEN'S CONNECTION LUNCHEON

When: Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Elks Lodge, 645 Charity Way

Info: The monthly Stonecroft Women's Connection Luncheon and Program will be held. Ron Hoffman of Morris Nursery and Half Dome climber Danita Schwemer will speak. The program and lunch is $15.

For more information, call Terry at 523-3826 or Marsha at 599-3248 or e-mail ConnectionLuncheon@yahoo.com.

SUMMER BOXING PROGRAM

When: Ongoing

Where: 1226 Seventh St.

Info: Badtothebonz Boxing Club is taking sign-ups for its summer boxing program for school-age children. The cost is $100 for three months. For more information, call 577-1131 or go to modestopalboxing.net.

LEGAL PROFESSIONALS MEETING

When: Wednesday, 6 p.m.

Where: Appetez Restaurant, 825 Roseburg Ave.

Info: Stanislaus County Legal Professionals will hold its monthly meeting. Speaker will be Matthew Weston-Dawkes of E.&J. Gallo Winery discussing liquor law and its history. For more information or to R.S.V.P., contact Ann at 521-1800 or achristensen@CurtisLegalGroup.com.

MJC DAY TRIP

When: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Info: Modesto Junior College Community Education will take a trip to see "Peter Pan" and Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. The trip departs from the MJC West Campus, Yosemite Hall parking lot. The cost is $139. For more information, call 575-6063.

SIERRA CLUB HIKE

When: Saturday, 9 a.m.

Where: American Legion Hall, 1001 S. Santa Cruz Ave.

Info: The Sierra Club will hold a four-mile hike along the Tuolumne River. Dogs and children are welcome. For more information, call Dorothy at 549-9155.

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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