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Benefit Saturday for Jason Davino
A fund raiser is planned this Saturday, Jan., 23, from 10 a.m. at noon at El Jardin Restaurant, 1119 S. Main St., to benefit Jason Davino who has Stage 4 brain cancer.

El Jardin will donate $1 per drink and $1 per appetizer to Davino’s fund.

A Marilyn Monroe look alike will be on hand. You can have your photo taken with Marilyn for $5 to benefit Davino as well.

Donations can also be made at any Wells Fargo Bank for account number 8046612571.

8th grade parent night at MHS
An eighth-grade Parent Night at Manteca High is planned for Monday, Jan. 25.

Information for incoming freshmen will be provided beginning at 7 p.m.

Parents and guardians of those eighth-graders currently attending feeder sites such as Shasta, Woodward, Lincoln, Golden West, Joshua Cowell, and Sequoia are encouraged to attend.

For more information, call MHS at (209) 858-7340.

Ripon Senior potluck Monday
The monthly meeting of the local Ripon Senior Fellowship Group will be held this coming Monday, Jan. 25, at 6 p.m. at the Ripon Senior Center, 433 S. Wilma Avenue. Attendees are asked to bring their own table service (utensils) and a good-sized portion of salad, main dish or dessert.

This month’s program will feature Bert Van Dyk playing his trumpet. The program gets underway at 7 p.m.

Shrimp feed set Feb. 20
Manteca’s Every 15 Minute Program is having its 2nd Annual Shrimp Feed on Saturday, Feb. 20, at the Manteca Senior Center.

The social hour starts at 5 p.m. with a no- host bar, dinner at 6:30 p.m., raffle and silent auction is at 8 p.m. with dancing from 8:30 p.m. until midnight. The price is $35. This is a 21-years-and-older event only.

There will be safe and sober rides home available to everyone. Ticket prices will go up in February to $40.

This event is to raise money for Manteca’s Every Fifteen Minutes Program. This event is sponsored by the Manteca District Ambulance, Manteca Police Department, Manteca Fire Department, Lathrop Police Services, Lathrop- Manteca Fire Department, and Manteca Unified School District.

For tickets e-mail or call Stephen Schuler at 209-456-7317.

EU Boosters crab feed Feb. 6
The East Union High Athletic Boosters crad feed takes place Saturday, Feb. 6, at the MRPS Hall, 133 N. Grant St.

It takes place from 6 p.m. to midnight and includes dancing. The cost is $40. There is a no host bar.