Mike Winther, president of the Institute for Principle Studies, will present a seminar titled "Constitution Under Siege" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 9 at New Beginnings Church, 821 W. L St. Cost is $15 per person and includes lunch. Registration deadline is Thursday. Register at www.principlestudies.org. For more, call IPS (209) 575-2005 or email Carole@ principlestudies.org.
Soroptimist International Los Banos will be collecting items for care packages for victims of sexual assault and children taken into protective custody, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Police Annex, 535 J St. Wanted are women's sweats 5-large to XLarge, socks and toiletries; children's school supplies, socks and toiletries; and towels for Valley Crisis Center. A hot dog lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for donors.
Hunter safety course
Los Banos Sportsmen's Club plans a hunter safety course March 16 and 17 at the club, 13989 S. Mercey Springs Road. Lunch is served Saturday; fee to participate is $10. Call Sandy Wakeling at (209) 826-3600.