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American Legion Auxiliary

American Legion, Manuel M. Lopes Post 240, Auxiliary will meet tonight (Thursday, May 13) at 7 p.m. at the Green Acres clubhouse. The meeting will include election of officers. Those attending are asked to wear a mask. Members are asked to call Audrey McIntyre, 854-6094, to advise if they will - or will not - be attending.

Newman blood drive

Orestimba Presbyterian Church in Newman will host a Red Cross blood donation event Wednesday, May 19, from noon to 5:30 p.m.

Call 1-800-RED-CROSS for an appointment.

Those donating are reminded to eat lunch and drink liquids before donating.

COVID vaccine clinic

Rite Aid, the City of Newman and the Newman Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic Friday, May 21, (first dose) and Friday, June 18 (second dose) at the West Side Theatre.

Appointments are available from 3:30-5 p.m.

Appointments are required, and may be made by calling 862-4440 or visiting the city booth at the Friday evening farmer’s market in the downtown Newman plaza.

Newman Woman’s Club

The Newman Woman’s Club is planning to resume monthly meetings in the fall and is recruiting new members.

Those interested in learning more about the service club are asked to contact Debbie Allan, 862-3571.