The Manteca Kiwanis Club will need 10,000 plastic eggs for its annual Easter Egg Hunt to be held Saturday, April 23, at the Northgate Park softball fields next to the Tidewater Bike Path on Northgate Drive.
Five names will be added to the plaques of honor in the Manteca Unified School District's personnel department. They are the Educators of the Year for 2010-11 who were nominated for the honor by parents, students, and in at least two cases, by fellow teachers.
The Italian Catholic Federation in Manteca is one of the most generous organizations around. Last year alone, the independent faith-based group which is not affiliated with St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, donated money to St. Anthony of Padua School to give away as scholarships to five deserving students.
As the voting reaches a crescendo in First Lady Michelle Obama's healthy recipe contest, members of her advance team from the White House will be visiting Joshua Cowell School for a first-hand look at how the Cougars' submitted recipe is prepared.
If you can't make it to London on Friday, April 29, to visit the queen or, more specifically, to be part of the crowd celebrating the royal wedding of Prince William to Katherine Middleton, head over to The Silver Teapot in downtown Manteca.
Nine academic and art scholarships are given out every year to area high school seniors by the Manteca Federated Women's Club. The money for those awards comes from a fund-raiser that the group holds every spring. This year, that annual event will take place Sunday, April 17, at the Manteca Senior Center.