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Grave topic set for Museum Sharon Giacomazzi will host the next Fireside Chat at the Mariposa Museum and History Center on April 20 at 2 p.m. Her topic will be “The Tomestone Tourist,” and discussion will center on abondoned burial sites in the Sierra. Admission is free for this event. The Museum is located at 5119 Jessie Street. For more […]

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Cheer, mascot tryouts slated Tryouts will be held for the upcoming 2019-20 cheer team and mascot. They are scheduled April 29 to May 3 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Mariposa County High School gymnasium. Each participant is required to wear a white T-shirt, yellow or green shorts and cheer/athletic shoes each day of the clinic and at tryouts. No jewelry […]

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Parent town hall meeting set A parent town hall meeting, hosted by MPSI Community and Mariposa Mothers Against School Hazing, is set for Friday, April 5 at 4 p.m. It will be held at 5100 Bullion Street (the Mariposa County board hearing room). The event will feature a question and answer session for parents with local anti-bullying and special education […]

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Parent town hall meeting set A parent town hall meeting, hosted by MPSI Community and Mariposa Mothers Against School Hazing, is set for Friday, April 5 at 4 p.m. It will be held at 5100 Bullion Street (the Mariposa County board hearing room). The event will feature a question and answer session for parents with local anti-bullying and special education […]

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Eat for a cause A fundraiser will be held for the Mariposa Chapter of Wreaths Across America on March 29 from 4-9 p.m. It will be held at the Pizza Factory at 5005 5th Street in downtown Mariposa. During this event, 10 percent of all sales, including takeout, will be donated to the organization which honors veterans each December. Contest […]

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SPCA annual meeting set The annual meeting of the SPCA of Mariposa County is set for March 20. Everyone is invited to the meeting, which will be held at the Mariposa Masonic Hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the program begins at 6. At the meeting, there will be an election of new board members to fill vacancies on […]

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Coffee to be at history museum Main Street Mariposa will be hosting the next “Friday Coffee” event at the Mariposa Museum and History Center. It is located on Jessie Street across from Happy Burger. It will be Friday, March 29 at 8:30 a.m. At this event, museum officials are planning to run the historic stamp mill as well as have […]

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Story Slam set for March This year’s Story Slam — theme: “That Animal!” — will take place on Friday, March 8, at the United Methodist Church. Participants can register at 6:30 p.m. There are cash prizes for first, second and third places. See the posters around town or visit Mariposa Storytelling on Facebook to see the complete rules. Organizers stress […]

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MCGS hosts meetings Merced County Genealogical Society (MCGS) invites anyone who would like to know more about their own family tree to attend its meetings on the third or fourth Saturday each month at the Merced County Library’s Gracey Room at 2100 O Street in Merced at 1 p.m. MCGS has been active since 1983, and each month, it has […]


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