Back to school teen luau
WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.
WHERE: Patterson Aquatics Center.
DETAILS: The Youth Action Commission alongside Patterson Rec. and the Patterson Teen Center are hosting. Pre-paid entrance is $1, at-the-door $3.
Saturday, Aug. 9
Third Annual Back to School Block Party and Safety Fair
WHEN: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Patterson’s downtown circle
DETAILS: Patterson Joint Unified School District and the city of Patterson will host the third annual combined Back to School Block Party and Safety Fair to hail in the new school year. There will be a variety of new and old organizations participating, including the Stockton Thunder, Modesto Junior College, KlaasKids Foundation and the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. Kids and families can also look forward to games, free hot dogs from the Lions Club and free books provided by First Book.
INFO: 209-892-4770 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, Aug. 13
Legion has summertime meeting
WHEN: 6 p.m.
WHERE: Father Connors Hall, 220 N. Salado Ave
DETAILS: The American Legion Post 168 will meet for its regular monthly meeting at Father Connors Hall. Prospective members are welcome to visit without any obligation. Eligibility requirements can be found at http://elijahbhayespost168.wordpress.com/membership/.
INFO: 209-690-7222 or email@example.com.
Saturday, Aug. 16
Paint for Freedom
WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.
WHERE: Patterson Covenant Church, 435 W. Las Palmas Ave
DETAILS: The Paint for Freedom Art Gala Reception and Auction will be at the Covenant Church on Aug. 16. The fundraiser will raise money for victims of human trafficking who live in a safe house called A New Day for Children.
Local organizers Chris Collier and Michelle Lum want to educate the community about the growing problem of human trafficking.
Artists can join in and create artwork from 7 to 9 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month at Patterson Covenant Church, 435 W. Las Palmas Ave. or artwork can be mailed to the above address.
For information: Michelle Lum, 408-316-8650.
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