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Manteca SDA Men’s Ministry

The Manteca Seventh-day Adventist Men’s Ministry would like to cordially invite you to join us in worship for the First Annual Manteca Seventh-day Adventist Men’s Ministry Day to be held on Saturday, Feb. 5.

The Men’s Ministry Day is a time for men from various churches to bond together to participate in our worship services and to strengthen family ties. The men of the MSDA Church have created a Christ centered program with “men in mind”.

The guest speaker for the eleven o’clock hour will be Elder Ricardo Graham, President of the Pacific Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventist. The Men’s day Sabbath services will begin at 9 a.m. meditation time, 9:30 a.m. Sabbath School, eleven o’clock divine worship, after the main meal for the day we will have a buffet vegetarian lunch and a Family Matters seminar at 3 p.m.

Please RSVP to Brother Alfredo Alleyne at or call him on his cell at 209 499-5957.

ICF chicken dinner takes place Feb. 19

The Italian Catholic Federation, Manteca Branch 139, will be having a polenta and chicken cacciatora dinner on Saturday, Feb. 19, in the St. Anthony’s School cafeteria on the corner of North and Fremont Street.

The tickets are $20 each and will include salad, bread, beverage and dessert. No-host cocktail hour is from 6 to 7 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. For tickets or information call Anna Mello 982-5458 or Ida Queirolo 982-5710.

MRPS presentation of queens on Feb. 12

The Manteca-Ripon Pentecost Society’s 92nd Annual Presentation of Queens is set for Saturday, Feb. 12, at the MRPS Hall, 133 N. Grant St.

Cocktails are from 6 to 7 p.m. The marinated pork dinner is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. followed by dancing from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Tickets for adults are $12.50, children 6-12 are $6 while those under 6 are free. For tickets please call 825-4255 or email Tickets also available at the door.

Crab feed benefits Our Lady of Guadalupe

LATHROP — Our Lady of Guadalupe Annual Crab Feed featuring the Mike Torres Band takes place on Saturday, Feb. 26, at the FESM Hall, 230 N. Main St., Manteca.

There will be a no host bar, door prizes and raffles. The price is $35 per person, $40 at the door (ticket price for all ages). Dinner is served from 6 to 8 p.m. with dancing from 8 p.m. to midnight.

The menu includes salad, pasta, all you can eat marinated crab, bread, dessert and coffee. For more information call the church office at 858-4466.

Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. with DJ music 7 to 11 p.m. Tickets will be limited, so it will be important to purchase them as early as possible.