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Modesto

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 welcome. Call Dorothy at 549-9155.

DIA DE PORTUGAL BUS TRIP

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

WHERE: Bus leaves from the Park and Ride at Vintage Faire Mall

INFO: The Cabrillo Clubs of Hilmar and Stanislaus are sponsoring a bus trip to San Jose to celebrate Dia de Portugal. The cost is $30 and includes transportation and refreshments. Park entrance is free. For reservations, call 614-8428 or 823-2659.

Gustine

VENDORS NEEDED

WHEN: Through June 22

INFO: The Gustine Farmers Market is looking for vendors. For more information, call 854-2384 or e-mail gustinefarm@yahoo.com. The market opens June 22.

Riverbank

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CAMP

WHEN: Monday through June 18, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE: Jacob Myers Park

INFO: Sponsored by the city's Parks and Recreation Department. Activities will include hikes, arts and crafts, and water games. Campers are asked to bring a sack lunch, two snacks and sunscreen. The camp is for children ages 6-12. Fee is $70. For more information, call 863-7150.

Sonora

HISTORIC PRESERVATION CONFERENCE

WHEN: June 18, 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.; register by Friday

WHERE: St. Patrick's Church, parish hall, 127 W. Jackson St.

INFO: Aficionados of old buildings can learn how to preserve them at a conference sponsored by the California Office of Historic Preservation and several Tuolumne County groups. The event will feature discussion of historic building inventories, land-use planning with history in mind and other topics. Cost, including lunch, is $35. For more information, contact Christine Mongsene at 533-6967 or cmongsene@co.tuolumne.ca.us.

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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