WHEN: 10 to 11:45 a.m.
WHERE: Cinemark 14 at West Valley Mall, 3200 Naglee Road
DETAILS: The movie this week is “Horton Hears a Who.”
THURSDAY, Aug. 20 Auditions for ‘USO’
WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m.
WHERE: American Legion Hall, 1960 N. Tracy Blvd.
DETAILS: There is an open casting call for anyone 16 or older for parts in “A Holiday Tribute to the USO.” This is the third installment of the variety show and fundraiser for the USO and military. Being sought is an assortment of talent, from celebrity impersonators to unique acts. Performances will be in November.
Kendall School open house/13th anniversary party
WHEN: 2 p.m.
WHERE: 475 Darlene Lane
DETAILS: Kendall School will host its fifth annual open house and celebrate its anniversary. Ann Cirimele from the Family Resource Network will be honored for her contribution to children with special needs and their families.
FRIDAY, Aug. 21 Taste of Tracy
WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m.
WHERE: 333 Civic Center Plaza
DETAILS: This week’s Taste of Tracy will feature Tracy restaurants downtown. For the cost, you get seven food samples and three beverage (beer or wine) tastings.
SATURDAY, Aug. 22 Share the Scoop
WHEN: 1 p.m.
WHERE: The Grand Theater Center for the Arts, 715 Central Ave.
DETAILS: Women of the community will gather to hear inspirational stories, music and enjoy an ice cream social.
Tracy volunteer luau
WHEN: 6 p.m., dinner at 7
WHERE: St. Bernard’s Hall, 165 W. Eaton Ave.
DETAILS: The benefit for Tracy Volunteer Caregivers includes entertainment, dancing and auctions. Tickets may be purchased at Main Street Music, Reich’s Pharmacy, Gerard’s Deli, Sutter Hospital, First Tracy Mortgage and from Tracy Volunteer Caregivers.
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 26 Third-grade classroom grants available
WHEN: Aug. 26 to Sept. 9
DETAILS: The Region Alliance for Quality Community Educational Foundation will accept applications for small classroom grants to cover the registration fee for the Historic Lammersville Pioneer School program. Third-grade teachers in the Tracy Unified School District and Jefferson School District are eligible.
FRIDAY, Aug. 28 Third annual Women’s Fellowship Spa Retreat
WHEN: Aug. 28 to 30
WHERE: Holiday Inn Express
DETAILS: The third annual Women’s Fellowship Spa Retreat features the theme “Yes I Can!”
COST: $30 for all-day events, $25 for the evening only
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