Community Calendar

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      Jan 19

      What: STEM Night at The Greenspire School

      When: Thursday, Jan. 19 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

      Where: The Greenspire School - 1026 Red Dr. Traverse City, Mi. 49684

      *Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Night

      Jan 21

      What: Craft Show

      When: Jan 21 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      Where: Houghton Lake Eagles 101 Crestview Drive, Houghton Lake, Mi 48629

      Jan 22

      What: Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for Wendy Sebert

      When: Sunday, Jan 22 from 1-4 p.m.

      Where: Roscommon Baptist Church 1201 W. Sunset Drive (Co Rd 100), Roscommon

      For more info call Robert at 989-915-3956

      Jan. 27

      What: Resume writing workshop

      When: Jan. 27 at 10 a.m.

      Where: 1230 E. Us-23 East Tawas, Mi

      Jan. 28

      What: Frostbite Food Drive Begins

      When: Jan 28 - Feb 5

      Where: Two drive-up locations: Fox Motors and future site of Team Bob's at S. Airport and Park (across from Art Van) 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      -Tom's Acme, Family Fare Chums Corners, Oleson's on Hammond will also collect donations


      Feb. 1

      What: Little Traverse Bay Watershed Plan

      When: Feb. 1 from 1- 3 p.m.

      Where: Petoskey City Hall, in the City Council Chambers

      Feb. 6

      What: The men's Healing Private Wounds winter 10 week sexual abuse recovery group

      When: Begins February 6th., 6:00 pm

      Where: Center 856 N Mitchell St in Cadillac.

      **Call 231-846-4495 Recovery is empowering for it restores your self worth and confidence.

      Feb 11

      What; Char-Em United Way's fourth Toast to Literacy fundraising event. This year’s event will have a Mardi Gras theme

      When: Saturday, February 11, 2017, 7 – 10 p.m.

      Where: Castle Farms, 5052 M66N, Charlevoix

      *Admission: $35 at the door or $30 in advance and includes food tastings and a souvenir glass or drink ticket.

      *All proceeds will benefit the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, a literacy initiative that provides free books to over 1,300 children from birth to age five in Charlevoix and Emmet Counties.


      What: "Toast to Literacy" Fundraising Event

      When: Feb. 11 from 7 to 10 p.m.

      Where: Castle Farms, 5052 M66N, Charlevoix

      CLICK HERE for more information

      Feb. 18

      What: Free Ice Fishing Day for Kids!

      When: Feb. 18 from Noon to 4 p.m.

      Where: Camp Pet-O-Se-Ga, Alanson - on the eastern shore of Pickerel Lake. Access from Banwell Road; follow the fish road signs

      *Fishing gear supplied as well as bait, hot chocolate and hotdogs

      **If outside temps (including wind chill factor) is below 0, the event will be held on Sunday


      What: 5k Snowshoe Challenge Keith Henning Memorial Race

      When: Saturday, Feb 18: Registration at 8-9 a.m. Race time: 10 a.m.

      Where: At the Rec Hall at Camp Petosega 11000 Camp Petosega Road

      *Snow or no, it's still a go! Just bring your tennis shoes instead!

      Feb. 28

      What: Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace Class

      When: Tuesday, February 28, from 7 to 9 p.m. *last for nine weeks

      Where: 1649 E. M-32, Gaylord, Mi.

      CLICK HERE for more information.

      March 18

      What: Laps For Life

      Where: Schuss Mountain

      When: Saturday, March 18, 2017 9:30am-3:30pm

      **Must be registered prior to 9:30am by calling 231.533.8621 ext 7158 or by emailing Pledge forms also available at these contacts.

      May 5

      What: RCG Annual Auction: Cinco De Mayo Celebration!

      Who: “Rotary Club of Gaylord is hosting a night of fun and fundraising for the benefit of the Gaylord community. Join us for dinner, dancing, drinks, silent auction, live auction and many fun games.

      When: May 5th, 2017

      Where: Otsego Club & Resort

      **Tickets are $50 and will be available for purchase at several Gaylord area businesses toward the end of 2016. Contact:

      May 28

      What: Crystal Mountain's 4th Annual North Mitten Half Marathon, 10K and (new this year) 5K.

      When: Sunday, May 28

      • Half Marathon: 8am
      • 10k: 8:30am
      • 5k: 9am
      • Course closes at 1pm

      Where: Crystal Mountain Resort

      *Register by January 10 for the absolute best rate. CLICK HERE for more.

      July 29

      What: Rendezvous in the Sault

      When: July 29, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      Where: City Hall Grounds (225 East Portage Ave Sault Ste. Marie, Mi 49783)

      *Cost: Adult $4; Children 12 and under $2; Family $10

      CLICK HERE for more info


      What: Connor Gorsuch Kids Fishing Day

      When: July 29, 2017

      Where: Kids Fishing Pond 1425 Riverside Dr. Sault Ste. Marie

      *Cost: Free!

      CLICK HERE for more info

      July 30

      What: Rendezvous in the Sault

      When: July 30, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

      Where: City Hall Grounds (225 East Portage Ave Sault Ste. Marie, Mi 49783)

      *Cost: Adult $4; Children 12 and under $2; Family $10

      CLICK HERE for more info

      Aug. 4

      What: Downtown Days

      When: Aug. 4 - 5 starting at 9 a.m.

      Where: Downtown Sault Ste. Marie 536 Ashmun Street Sault Ste. Marie

      CLICK HERE for more info