Italian Club meets for dinner on Friday

The Italian Club will meet Friday, March 8, for a traditional St. Patrick’s Day Dinner.

Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. at the Sonora Elks Lodge, 100 Elk Drive in Sonora, and will be preceded by social time at 5 p.m. Dinner costs $15 per person.

Live music will be performed by Les Olson.

For more information, call (209) 588-9445 or (209) 984-5672.

Corned beef dinner set by Emblem Club

The Sonora Emblem Club will hold a Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner March 17 at the Sonora Elks Lodge.

The meal will include corned beef, cabbage, carrots, red potatoes, bread, dessert and coffee. Cost for the meal is $12 for adults if reservations are made before March 11 and $15 at the door. Dinner costs $5 for children 5 to 12 and is free for children 4 and younger.

The event will begin with social time at 4:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6 p.m.

For reservations, call Sona Dixon at (209) 588-8603.

Black & White Charity Ball set May 4

The Black Hat Foundation will host its 28th annual Black & White Charity Ball on Saturday, May 4.

The formal dinner and ball will be held at Black Oak Casino Resort Hotel in Tuolumne. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for hors d’oeuvres, and dinner will be served at 7 p.m. The black-tie-optional event will include live music, dancing, a silent auction and a live auction.

Tickets cost $95 per person, and reservations are recommended. For reservations or more information, call (209) 288-2882.