WHEN: Wednesday, 3:30 to 8 p.m.
WHERE: 4300 Dale Road
INFO: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Delta Blood Bank will hold a blood drive. All registered donors will receive a gift for donating. For more information, call Elizabeth Clausen at 543-1475.
WHEN: Thursday, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Sierra Vista Foster Family Building, 101 Park Ave.
INFO: Sierra Vista Child & Family Services will hold a free orientation for individuals who are considering adopting children. The orientation covers the requirements to be an adoptive parent and how children arrive at the point of being adopted. To reserve a space, call 491-0872.
WHEN: July 15, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Gallo Center for the Arts, 1000 I St.
INFO: The Modesto Junior College Foundation will hold its 14th annual Summer Sonata. The evening features food, wine, silent auction and music. The cost to attend is $150 per person. Table sponsorships are available. Event proceeds benefit college programs, campus projects and student scholarships. To donate an auction item, sponsor a table, or purchase tickets, call 575-6068.
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