Mar
24
8:30 am08:30

Fresno Pacific University Merced Educator Job Fair

Fresno Pacific University Merced Educator Job Fair

Free Educator
Job Fair. Learn about FPU Merced’s graduate programs and
interview with local school districts for teaching positions.

All in one convenient location.

Date or dates of event -- -March 24, 2017

Start Time- - -8:30am - 2:00pm

Street Address - - -105 W El Portal Dr Suite A

City - - -Merced

For more information call:(209) 354-5805

See our website at - - -fpumerced.eventbrite.com

Mar
30
6:00 pm18:00

Pinterest Party-A fun Ladies Night Out!!!

A fun Ladies Night Out!!!

Ideas, tips and how to's you see and don't know where to start.  Join us for a fun night of friendship, ideas, coffee and dessert.

March 30th

Start Time- - -6pm

Street Address - - -2230 E. Yosemite Ave Merced

For more information call:(209) 383-5038

Apr
1
8:00 am08:00

UC Merced Writing Project Presents: Saturday Workshop Series 2016-2017 - Improving Opinion Writing by Developing Sensory Vocabulary Integrating Writing into the Math Classroom

UC Merced Writing Project Presents: Saturday Workshop Series 2016-2017


One Saturday each month, beginning this fall, the UC Merced Writing Project hosts an elite series of workshops that focus on helping educators develop strategies for teaching writing.  We look forward to sharing these strategies at our workshops with educators like you. 

All workshops will have two presenters and topics. 


8am-12pm, Saturdays at UC Merced Campus


Free Parking with the nearest parking in the LeGrand Lot

Workshop Topics & Schedule Below: 



APRIL 1
Improving Opinion Writing by Developing Sensory Vocabulary
Integrating Writing into the Math Classroom



Start Time- - - 8AM-12PM

UC Merced Campus @ 5200 N. Lake Rd. Merced, CA 95343


For more information call: (209) 381-6559


See our website at - - - http://writingproject.ucmerced.edu/

Apr
1
10:00 am10:00

A Day of Service at Bloss-Raffles, face painting, and FREE lunch.

Castle Family Health Centers is having A Day of Service at Bloss. At this event, we offer FREE screenings: for adults diabetes, blood pressure, vision, BMI and breast exams.

 For children vision, hearing and dental.  


Raffles, face painting, and FREE lunch.


Information on Health and Health Services.  You can also tour the Medical Mobile Unit.

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

Start Time- - -10:00am - 2:00pm

Street Address - - -1251 Grove Avenue Atwater, CA 95301

For more information call:(209) 381-2000

See our website at - - -www.CFHC.CARE

Apr
7
Apr 8

CONFERENCE: Water: Ways of Knowing and Being

The Center for the Humanities presents our biennial conference, "Water: Ways of Knowing and Being" on April 7-8th, 2017 at UC Merced.

The Keynote Address will be delivered by Veronica Strang. 

Please contact humanities@ucmerced.edu for more information.

Date or dates of event -- -April 7-8th, 2017

Start Time- - -9am-5pm

Street Address - - -5200 North Lake Road, California Room

City - - -Merced, CA

For more information call:(209) 228-2453

See our website at - - -http://centerforhumanities.ucmerced.edu

Apr
7
4:00 pm16:00

Atwater VFW Auxiliary Fish Fry Dinner

Atwater VFW Auxiliary Fish Fry Dinner

We are having a Fish Fry Dinner, Friday, April 7th, from 4-7pm at 1390 Broadway Ave, Atwater. You can dine, pick up to go or drive through pick up. 

The dinner consist of hand battered fish, homemade hush puppies with fries and coleslaw. The bar will be open for drink purchases.  $8.00 Donations are used for our Veterans programs. 

Tickets can be purchased that day or on Wednesday at our Hamburger Nights from 5-7pm at 1390 Broadway Avenue.

 

For more information email

vfwaux9946srvp@gmail.com 

 

Facebook VFW Auxiliary 9946

 

Date or dates of event -- -April 7th

Start Time- - -4-7pm

Street Address - - -1390 Broadway Ave

City - - -Atwater

For more information call:(209) 358-7224

See our website at - - -Facebook  VFW Auxiliary 9946

Apr
8
8:00 am08:00

Chowchilla’s Easter EGG Scramble is Saturday, April 8

On Saturday, April 8 kids will be hopping all around Edward Ray Park as the City of Chowchilla presents the annual Chowchilla’s Easter EGG Scramble for children 12 years old and younger.

NEW THIS YEAR! Start your morning off before the scramble events with real scrambled eggs and pancakes!

The Chowchilla American Legion and VFW will host their monthly pancake breakfast at the park from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Included in the meal are pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, juice, and coffee.

The cost is $6.00 for ages 10 years and older and $4.00 for kids younger than 10 years.

Chowchilla’s Easter EGG Scramble activities begin at 9:30 a.m. for the very youngest children with the opening of the FREE Bunny Trail for ages 3 and younger, and any age person with special needs.

There are schedule and location changes this year for the various age groups to scramble for Easter eggs and candies. Scrambles for kids in the 4-5 and 6-7 years old age groups will be at 10:15 a.m. Then at 10:45 a.m. kids in the 8-9 and 10-12 years old age groups will run their scrambles. All Easter EGG Scrambles will be held in the park softball fields.

Once again this year the City will have FREE bounce houses for the kids to play on. The Chowchilla 4-H will sell temporary tattoos as a fundraiser for their activities.

The Greenhills Lions Club will sell guesses for the Jelly Bean Count Guessing Contest where you can try to win the huge jar of jelly beans with proceeds coming back into the Chowchilla community. The Chowchilla District Chamber of Commerce will hold a FREE drawing to win a gift basket.

Edward Ray Park is at 625 North 15th Street, north of Robertson Boulevard and south of Ventura Avenue.

More fun activities may be added to the event. To find out the latest information “LIKE” the City of Chowchilla Facebook page or visit the City’s website at www.CityOfChowchilla.org.

Apr
8
8:00 am08:00

Veterans Fundraiser:  Hosted by HomeTown Buffet Restaurant and Sponsored by (MCCV) MARINES: Central California Veterans.

Veterans Fundraiser:  Hosted by HomeTown Buffet Restaurant and Sponsored by (MCCV) MARINES: Central California Veterans.  

Come and enjoy an Unlimited Entree Breakfast while supporting Veterans. Tickets are $10.00 each, includes beverage and All Proceeds/Donations Benefits Veterans and Community Programs.

Date or dates of event -- -April 8, 2017 (Saturday)

Start Time- - -8:00 am to 11:00 am

Street Address - - -1665 Countryside Drive

City - - -Turlock, California

For more information call:(209) 968-2263

See our website at - - -Mccv SemperFi (Facebook Page)

Apr
9
8:00 am08:00

Knights of Columbus 6th Annual “Time to Fly” Kite Festival Livingston Community Health “Community Health Fair”

Hundreds of colorful kites will fill the skies over Livingston Middle School at the 6th Annual Knights of Columbus “Time to Fly” Kite Festival, Sunday, April 9, from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.

This FREE event is a celebration of professional and leisure kite fliers with some of the most colorful giant “show kites”  that can be shaped as planes, birds, dogs, pirate ships and even octopuses.

The Merced County Sheriff’s Huey Helicopter will land to kick off the event and the First 500 Kids get a free Kite so get there early.  

The Kite Festival is presented by Livingston Community Health, First 5 Merced County and Hot 104.7.

Join us for this year’s kite flying festivities that will include GIANT Kite Flying Demonstrations, kite-Building workshops, Kite Building Contests, and the “Jim Strealy” Memorial Sugar-Free Candy Drop. NEW this year we, will have a Rubik’s Cube solving contest!  

Other activities include the Rotary Club of Livingston Pie Eating Contest, Face Painting, Bounce Houses, Crafts, Kite, and informational Vendor booths, plus various cultural performances and safety demonstrations from PG&E, Livingston Police and Fire, CHP, and Merced County Sheriff.  

Livingston Community Health will provide a FREE full-service health fair onsite with free preventative screenings and resources for the community.  

Come get your FREE blood glucose, blood pressure, and vision checked along with FREE dental screenings!

Each year, in anticipation of the kite festival, the Knights of Columbus have kite building days at the local Head starts pre-schools and Middle Schools.  

This year will be no different as we will have the kite building days the week prior to the Kite Festival.  Don’t forget to ENTER the FREE Kite Building Contest for your chance to win cash money!

The annual springtime kite festival has experienced substantial growth over the last few years. When the weather is ideal, crowds can exceed 4,000 people.

For more information, pictures of the past year's event, vendor application, and Contest rules and entry forms visit our website www.livingstonkitefestival.com

or call (209) 277-1402.  

LIKE and SHARE our FACEBOOK page for a chance to win a 70 Inch Stunt Kite! https://www.facebook.com/LivingstonKiteFestival.

Proceeds benefit local youth sports.

Knights of Columbus, in Service to One in Service to All.

Knights of Columbus Contact: Julio Valadez 209-277-1402
Livingston Community Health Contact: Allison Jeffery 209-394-1353

Apr
15
5:00 pm17:00

Downtown Merced Art Hop - Free - Tons of Art: Music: Performers: Art Activities: Exhibitions

Tons of Art: Music: Performers: Art Activities: Exhibitions

Free Event


Family Friendly

Location: Downtown Merced

N St - MLK Way on Main St and Canal Street inside of the participating businesses.

Visit Mercedarthop.org for more information (map, artists applications, etc.)

Date or dates of event -- -April 15

Start Time- - -5:00pm

Street Address - - -West Main Street

City - - -Merced

For more information call:(209) 349-8682

See our website at - - -www.mercedarthop.org

Apr
21
1:30 pm13:30

Water, War and Empire: Refugee Bodies at Sea

Seminar presented by Violet Barton, Graduate Student, Interdisciplinary Humanities from UC Merced.

This event is part of the Merced Seminar in the Humanities series.

Date or dates of event -- -April 21, 2017

Start Time- - -1:30p.m.

Street Address - - -5200 North Lake Road Building: COB 2 Room: 290

City - - -Merced, CA

For more information call:(209) 228-2453

See our website at - - -http://centerforhumanities.ucmerced.edu

Apr
29
12:30 pm12:30

Annual Tea Party at the Courthouse Museum

The 22nd Annual Tea Party in the Historic Courtroom at the Courthouse Museum will be held on Saturday, April 29 from 12:30 to 4:10 p.m. 

The historic Superior Courtroom will be transformed into an elegant tearoom. “A Cherry Blossom Tea Party” is this year’s theme.

There will be four seatings: 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30. Each seating will last for 40 minutes. Ticket prices are $15 for adults and $10 for children 10 years of age and under.

Please call the museum office at 723-2401 and reserve your preferred seating time early.  

Date or dates of event -- -Saturday, April 29, 2017

Start Time- - -12:30 p.m.

Street Address - - -21st and N Streets

City - - -Merced

For more information call:(209) 723-2401

May
5
1:30 pm13:30

Canoes, Estuaries, and Islands: Reimagining Malolos (Bulacan, Philippines) in the Context of Nationalism, Climate Change and Urbanization

Kale Fajardo, Associate Professor of American Studies and Asian American Studies from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities will present his latest research.

This even is part of the Merced Seminar in the Humanities Series.

Date or dates of event -- -May 5, 2017

Start Time- - -1:30p.m.

Street Address - - -5200 North Lake Road Building: COB 2 Room: 290

City - - -Merced, CA

For more information call:(209) 228-2453

See our website at - - -http://centerforhumanities.ucmerced.edu

May
5
4:00 pm16:00

-Cinco de Mayo Celebration

The celebration is a Veterans Fundraiser, hosted by VFW 9946 Atwater Post and is Sponsored by (MCCV) MARINES: Central California Veterans.  Dine In or Take Out a Chicken Enchilada Dinner with sides.  

A DJ will play Traditional Music & Entertainment will be part of the celebration, also a Photo Booth will be available and the cost is $8.00 donation.  

All proceeds benefit local Veterans and Community Programs.  

For more information check out Facebook Page @ Mccv SemperFi

Date or dates of event -- -May 5, 2017 (Friday)

Start Time- - -4:00 to 9:00

Street Address - - -Memorial Building, 1390 Broadway Avenue

City - - -Atwater, California

For more information call:(209) 358-7224

See our website at - - -Mccv SemperFi (Facebook Page)

May
6
10:30 am10:30

Week of the Young Child Day at the Park

Week of the Young Child Day at the Park

Free children's activities at Applegate Park, in celebration of NAEYC's Week of the Young Child.  Each family will receive a book.  

Date or dates of event -- -May 6, 2017

Start Time- - -10:30-2:00

Street Address - - -1045 W 25th St. Merced

For more information call:(209) 381-5170

May
20
8:00 am08:00

Merced Cowboy/Vaquero 5K Run

The Merced County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce invites you to participate in the Merced Cowboy/Vaquero 5K Run. 

This is a family-friendly 5K Run/Walk and Half-Mile Kids race. It will start and finish in front of Bob Hart Square on Main St. 

The Kids’ race will be contained within a two-block boundary in downtown Merced and several volunteers will run with the children to ensure the safety of all participants. 

The 5K Run/Walk starts and finishes in front of Bob Hart Square and all 3.1 miles are contained within the downtown area. 

For more information please contact should be the following numbers:

MCHCC (209) 384-9537 or

Annissa (209) 628-2920

 

See our website at - - -https://runsignup.com/Race/CA/Merced/MercyGulchCowboyRun

May
23
6:00 pm18:00

Heather Layne free concert and testimony

Join us for free dinner at 6 p.m., live concert and live testimony at 7 p.m. and small groups at 8 p.m. Free childcare is available from 7 to 9 p.m.
*Apparel and more will be available for purchase

This is a great time of fellowship, worship and to hear one person's story about what God has done for them.

Date or dates of event -- -05-23-17

Start Time- - -6:00 pm

Street Address - - -1405 W. Main St

City - - -Merced

For more information call:(209) 201-6742

See our website at - - -https://www.facebook.com/events/270580813395059/?ti=cl