Farmers market today
The original Merced Certified Farmers Market is from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays at the shopping center off Yosemite Avenue and Paulson Road, and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays at 19th and N streets. For more information, go to www.mercedcfm.com.
The Merced SPCA will have a pasta luncheon fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at DiCicco’s, 3360 Highway 59 in Merced. Tickets are $15. The meal is pasta, salad and a roll. The luncheon is dine-in or take-out. All proceeds benefit the Merced SPCA. Tickets are available at the Merced SPCA, A Blooming Affair Floral, Expressions of Love Floral, and Wash and Wag.
Tea party meeting
Merced High homecoming
Merced High will hold its homecoming Friday. A carnival will be at the campus from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The Bears will face Enochs High at 5:15 p.m. (junior varsity), and the varsity game will be at 7:30 p.m.
Genealogical Society meeting
Michael Gleason will talk about finding documents outside of government archives at the Merced County Genealogical Society meeting at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Gracey Room of Merced County Library, 2100 O St. Open to all.
Free Christian concert
The Potter’s Place Inc. will hold an open house and free Christian concert Saturday at 644 W. Main St. in Merced. The open house will be from 3 to 4:45 p.m., and the concert is from 5 to 7 p.m. For more information, call (209) 384-9547.
Bands against bullying
Day of Prayer for Peace
The United Methodist Church of Merced will host a Day of Prayer for Peace at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the courtyard of the church, 899 Yosemite Park Way (use the Laurel Street entrance). The international observance is an opportunity for people of faith to pray and act together to nurture lasting peace in the hearts of people. The brief service will include a time of reflection, song and prayer. For details, call (209) 722-5777.
Merced Elks golf tournament