Special Event

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Tuesdays and Fridays starting June 4 through June 17

Free BINGOcize for Older Adults 60 and better

WHEN: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Mancini Hall Senior Center, 718 Tuolumne Blvd. Modesto

DETAILS: The Healthy Aging Association has opened registration for the evidence-based program BINGOcize. BINGOcize is a fun combination of exercise and the game of bingo for older adults.  BINGOcize will meet twice a week for 10 weeks, ending with a chance to win a grand prize. If you are interested in signing up for this innovative program, please contact (209) 525-4670 or email healthy.aging2000@gmail.com before June 17. Space is limited.

Wednesday, June 5

North Park & Future Park at Ward & 9th Street Workshops

WHEN: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

WHERE: City Hall 1 Plaza, 1st Floor, Patterson

Recurring events

Patterson Lions Club now meets at the Patterson Historical Society Building.

WHEN: Every third Wednesday at 7 p.m.

WHERE: Patterson Historical Society Building, 110 North El Circulo

Third Thursday

American Legion

WHEN: Every third Thursday at 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: 110 El Circulo (Patterson Township Historical Society building)

First Saturday of the month

Center Building / Museum is open

WHEN: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Second Thursday of the month

West Side Readers Group

WHEN: 1 p.m.

WHERE: Patterson Library, 46 North Salado Avenue

DETAILS: The group reads a book each month, and meets the second Thursday of the month.

INFO: Helen Castro, 1-925-989-6133.

Third Tuesday of the month

American Legion Post 168 monthly meeting

WHEN: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

WHERE: Father Connors Hall, 220 North Salado Avenue

DETAILS: The members of the Elijah B. Hayes Unit No. 168 are invited to a monthly meeting. Spouses/companions/caregivers welcome.

INFO: Richard Gayton, 209 862-5136

Third Tuesday of even-numbered months

Blood Drive

WHEN: 2 to 7 p.m.

WHERE: Patterson Fire Station 2, 1950 Keystone Pacific Parkway

DETAILS: Donors of all blood types are needed. Make an appointment to donate blood by downloading the free American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

INFO: Learn more at RedCrossBlood.org/GoForGoal

Second Thursday of the month

Patterson Study Club

If you consider yourself a lifelong learner, you’ll want to join us.

WHEN: 2 p.m.

WHERE: Call for locations as they change for month to month.

INFO: Barbara Hartsell 892-9082

Third Saturday of the month

CPR Saturdays, $50 discount

WHEN: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Patterson Fire Station 2, 1950 Keystone Pacific Parkway

DETAILS: Learn life-saving skills, such as first aid; choking relief in adults, children, and infants; what to do for sudden cardiac arrest in adults, children, and infants.

Normal fee is $85 per person; Del Puerto Health Care District is underwriting $50, so participants pay $35 per person. K-12 school staff are eligible for a $10 discount from the AHA. Class starts at 8:00 a.m., includes a one-hour lunch break, and typically ends around 4:00 p.m. Class is hands-on; please dress comfortably. PLEASE NOTE: This class does not qualify for State of California Child Care Provider Pediatric First Aid or Pediatric CPR training.

COST: $35, without school employee discount

INFO: Patterson District Ambulance, 892-2618

Fourth Monday of the month

Veterans Advisory Commission

WHEN: 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Stanislaus Veterans Center, 3500 Coffee Road, Suite 15, Modesto

DETAILS: The purpose of the Commission is to represent all Veterans in Stanislaus County by advising the Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors and staff on matters pertaining to all Veterans. Members of the public are welcome to attend and are encouraged to volunteer to serve on a strategic priority committee. The commission is looking for participation from interested veterans and family members who can attend the commission meetings.

INFO: Wardee Bruce, (209) 485-2297

Fourth Thursday of the month

Patterson Garden Club

WHEN: 9 a.m.

WHERE: Las Palmas Mobile Home Park, 250 East Las Palmas Avenue

INFO: Ida Tucker 209-894-5901

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