Around Town (06/17/14)

Flea and Farmers Market

The Merced Flea and Farmers Market runs Saturdays, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. behind the fairgrounds, 900 G St. EBT is accepted.

Atwater High reunion

The Atwater High School Class of 1974 will celebrating its 40-year reunion June 28-29. For information, contact Elisa Luongo at (209) 384-1575 or

Take Off Pounds Sensibly

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Chapter 1781 meets at 8:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Atwater Community Center, 760 E. Bellevue Road. For details call (209) 357-7677.

Stories for kids at mall

“Once Upon a Story Time with Jazmine” is at 1 and 2 p.m. every Saturday, June 21 through Aug. 9 at the Merced Mall center court. New stories each week. Visit MercedMall .com for story selections.

Calling Class of 1964

Dos Palos High Class of 1964 will have its reunion Sept. 20. Call Jerry (209) 392-6321 or Margaret (559) 289-2616 for more information.

Maternity home helps

pregnant, homeless

JMJ Maternity Homes, a faith-based 501(c)3, provides homeless pregnant women with shelter, resources and support in a nurturing Christian environment. Its maternity and resident programs provide prenatal and postpartum health services, counseling, case management, food, clothing and more. Call (209) 769-7092 or email

Reunion of ’74 grads

Atwater High School Class of 1984’s reunion will be July 5, 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. at the Merced Country Club, 6333 N. Golf Road. RSVP by Friday. For ticket information, go to www. Email Andrea Wood Hillyard at with questions.

Merced High reunion

The Merced High School Class of 1974 will hold its 40-year reunion Sept. 13 at 5 p.m. at the Merced Elks Lodge, 1910 M St. Email lydiaannb@ for details. Mail a check to 759 W. 18th St., Merced. Check Facebook MHS Class of 1974.