OUT AND ABOUT
Out and About is your guide to upcoming events in and around the Riverbank area.
A free breakfast and program is scheduled at Perkos Café, 2120 Patterson Road, Riverbank on Friday, Oct. 27 at 8 a.m. Lakewood Memorial Park and Funeral Home invites the public to learn how to save time and money and reduce stress by pre-arranging your final wishes. Register for breakfast and the program by calling (209) 883-1925, ext. 261.
Join with friends and neighbors on Friday, Nov. 3 at the Riverbank Community Center for an evening of painting fun. The event begins at 7 p.m.; attendees are asked to arrive a little early to set up. The City of Riverbank and the Chamber of Commerce are joining together to host this fun filled evening. Beer and wine tickets may be purchased at the door as you learn to paint a beautiful masterpiece. To register go to the website of Pinot’s Palette and click on the Riverbank event. The cost is $45 for this three-hour event. For more information, call 863-7150. Must be 21 to attend. Space is limited; register early. Proceeds from this event will help with trips for the youth of Riverbank.
Golden Agers weekly dances are open to those 50 and older from throughout the Central Valley at the Riverbank Community Center. Doors open Wednesdays at 9 a.m.; the center is at 3600 Santa Fe St., and first time guests are admitted free. The annual membership fee is $12 and each Wednesday members pay $5 and nonmembers can enjoy a few hours of music and dancing for $6.
The 22nd Annual Holiday Bazaar at the Escalon United Methodist Church is set for Saturday, Oct. 28. Hours for the event are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; the church is at 2000 Jackson Ave., Escalon.