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2011-06-26 / Community Calendar

CALENDAR

ART AND THEATER
SATURDAY, JUNE 25
Got Harmony Day Camp and Benefit Show
for ages 11-25. Camp is from 8:30 a.m.-5:30
p.m. at the Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer
Rd. Cost is $20. Show at 7:30 p.m, includes performcances by Sweet Adelines and Barbershop
groups at Davison High School Auditorium, 1250
N. Oak Rd. Details/Registration: 810-240-5947
or jkienitz@charter.net.
THROUGH SAUTRDAY, JULY 30
“Anything Goes” art exhibit from 11 a.m.-6
p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays at Gallery 194,
194 W. Nepessing, Lapeer. No limits on media
or subject matter. Details: 810-667-3632 or
www.lapeerart.com.
CARDS AND GAMES
MONDAYS
Bingo at the Elba Lions Club. Early birds start
at 7 p.m. and regular games start at 7:30 p.m.
The kitchen will be open for snacks. Details: 810-
667-9801.
TUESDAYS
Bingo, hosted by the Lapeer Masonic Lodges
at the Lapeer Center Building. Early birds start at
7 p.m. and regular bingo at 7:30 p.m. The
kitchen will be open for dinner and snacks.
Details: 810-664-2109.
WEDNESDAYS
Bingo night at the North Branch American
Legion Post 457. Early bird starts at 6:30 p.m.,
regular play at 7:10 p.m. Details: 810-688-2660.
SECOND, FOURTH THURSDAYS
Darts beginning at 7 p.m. at VFW post 4139,
128 Daley Rd., Mayfield Township. Details: 810-
664-9222.
EVERY THIRD THURSDAY
Scrabble Club meetings 5-7:45 p.m. at the
Marguerite deAngeli Library. Bring your Scrabble
board and a clock if possible. Details: Renee,
810-667-7096.
SECOND, FOURTH FRIDAYS
Euchre tournament at VFW Post 4139, 128
Daley Rd., Mayfield Township, at 7 p.m. Cost is
$7. Details: 810-664-9222.
SECOND, THIRD, FOURTH THURSDAYS
Darts at VFW Post 4139, 128 Daley Rd.,
Mayfield Township, at 7 p.m. Cost is $5. Details:
810-664-9222.
SATURDAYS
Karaoke beginning at 6 p.m. at VFW post
4139, 128 Daley Rd., Mayfield Township.
Details: 810-664-9222.
FIRST SATURDAYS
Chess players social from 1-3 p.m. at River
Street Music & Café, 454 W. Nepessing St.,
Lapeer. Details: 810-667-9300.
SECOND SATURDAYS
Euchre Night hosted by the Almont Lions Club
at the hall, 222 Water St., Almont. Doors open at
6 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $15 per
person. Identification required. Proceeds benefit
humanitarian projects. Details: Don, 810-798-
9609.
Euchre tournament at Sacred Heart Church,
700 Maple Vista St., Imlay City. Doors open at
5:30 p.m., games begin at 6:30 p.m. Cost is
$10. Details: 810-798-2214.
SUNDAY, JUNE 26
Bunco starting at 1 p.m. at VFW Post 4139,
128 Daley Rd., Mayfield Township. Sign up at
12:30 p.m. Entry fee is $5. Details: 810-664-
9222.
CHILDREN
THURSDAYS
Attica Christian playgroup from 9:30-11 a.m.,
featuring pre-school sized Bible stories, a snack,
interactive songs, crafts and games with Christian
themes. Parents are required to stay with their
children during the group. Space is limited.
Details/reservations: Pam Holihan, 810-724-
6941
THURSDAY, JULY 7
Children’s Reading Hour at the Imlay City
Farmers Market, corner of Third and Main streets
in downtown Imlay City, at 11:30 a.m. Details:
www.icdda.com.




















































































FRIDAY, JULY 8
Summer PACT (Parents and Children
Together) at Marguerite deAngeli Library, 921
W. Nepessing, Lapeer from 2-3 p.m. Reading
games for first through fifth graders and
parent/caregiver. Details/Registration: 810-664-
2737, ican@readlapeer.org or www.readlapeer.org.
CHURCH
WEDNESDAYS
Word of Life Club, 6:30-8 p.m., at Calvary
Bible Church, 923 S. Main St., Lapeer. For
grades 7-12. Details: 810-664-2838.
Adult Bible Study, youth group, Discipleland
children’s ministry and nursery, 7 p.m.
Wednesdays at Faith Christian Family Church,
3440 Davison Rd. Details: 810-667-0075.
2911 Youth, games and worship for kids ages
13-18 at 7 p.m. at New Life Christian Church,
4411 Newark Rd. Details: www.newlifechristian.net or 810-724-2702.
Family night at New Life Christian Church,
4411 Newark Rd., at 7 p.m. Details:
www.newlifechristian.net or 810-724-2702.
Youth night at 7 p.m. at Faith Christian Family
Church, 3440 Davison Rd., Lapeer. Details: 810-
667-0075.
Divorce Care at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 90
Millville Rd., Lapeer, at 7 p.m. Details/registration: 810-664-6653.
Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry
meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in room 219 of
Grand Blanc Faith Lutheran Church. Details: Judy
Caruso at 810-424-1566.
THURSDAYS
Junior and senior high youth groups at 7 p.m.
at Dryden United Methodist Church, 5394 Main
St., Dryden. Details: 810-796-3341.
FRIDAYS
The Well young adults group for anyone ages
18-30 at 8 p.m. at Faith Christian Family Church,
3440 Davison Rd., Lapeer. Worship, word and
fellowship. Details: 810-667-0075.
SATURDAYS
Refreshed Hearts meeting at New Beginnings
Family Church, 1066 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer, at
5 p.m. Please use rear entrance. Details: 810-
245-3622.
SUNDAYS
Youth Group from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at
Shepherd’s Home Church, 655 N. Saginaw St.,
Lapeer. Details: 810-793-1599.
The Element for adults ages 18-30. Details:
www.newlifechristian.net or 810-724-2702.
COMMUNITY
MONDAYS
Sweet Adelines rehearsals from 7-10 p.m. at
the Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd.,
Davison. Details: 810-742-0977 or
www.songofthelakes.webs.com.
THURSDAYS
Harmony Gateway Chorus rehearsals from 7-
9:30 p.m. at the Davison Assembly of God
Church, 1234 S. Gale Rd., Davison. Details: 810-
664-3552, 810-496-0516 or harmonygatewaychorus@yahoo.com.
Beginners Line Dance Class at Lapeer Elks
Club, 200 E. Nepessing St., Lapeer from 6:30-
7:30 p.m. Details: Lois at 810-664-3711.
FIRST, THIRD FRIDAYS
Free community gym and dodgeball tournament from 8-10:30 p.m. at Victory World
Outreach Church, 10291 Green Rd., Goodrich.
Activities include basketball, ping pong, fooseball
and dodgeball tournaments. Details: 810-636-
2100.
MOPS and MOMs Next meetings at the North
Branch Wesleyan Church, 3164 North Branch
Rd., North Branch, from 9:15-11:30 a.m.
THIRD FRIDAYS
Dinner, desserts and refreshments at VFW Post
2492, 598 N. Almont Ave., Imlay City, from 4-7
p.m. Cost is $7 per plate, all you can eat. Details:
810-724-1250.
SUNDAY, JUNE 26
7th Annual Rodeo at Ray C’s Harley
Davidson, 1422 Imlay City Rd., Lapeer from 10
a.m.-4 p.m. Proceeds go to Operation Care.
Details: 810-664-9261 or www.raycsh-d.com.
THROUGH SATURDAY, JUNE 30
Garden Plastic Recycling hosted by Lapeer
County Master Gardeners at Earthly Arts, 7445
E. Imlay City Rd., Imlay City, from 9 a.m.-7 p.m.;
Campbell’s Greenhouses, 4077
Burnside Rd., North Branch, from
10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Davlin Farms
and Greenhouse, 3199 Bowers
Rd., Attica, from 9 a.m.-7 p.m.;
American Tree, Home and
Garden Showplace., 3903 Van
Dyke Rd., Almont, from 8 a.m.-8
p.m., Monday-Friday and 9
a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday; North
Lake General Store, 9885
Boucher Rd., Otter Lake, from
noon-9 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday,
noon-10 p.m., Friday and 9
a.m.-10 p.m., Saturday; Swoish’s
Greenhouse, 4436 Jefferson Rd.,
North Branch, from 9 a.m.-6
p.m.; Randy & Teresa’s Garden
Center, 2423 N. Lapeer Rd.,
Lapeer, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m.;
McDaniel Farms, 9330 State Rd.,
Millington, from 9 a.m.-7 p.m.;
and Bigelow’s Berry Farm &
Greenhouses, 4845 Lake Pleasant
Rd., North Branch, from 9 a.m.-7
p.m. Details: Barb Hunter at 810-
664-7531 or Jane Schade at
810-664-7197.
THURSDAY, JUNE 30
Retirement Reception for Dr.
Saib Isterabadi from 4-6 p.m. in





















































































































the Seton Cancer Center Lobby at Marlette
Regional Hospital, 2770 Main St., Marlette.
Details: 989-635-4011.
SATURDAY, JULY 2
North Branch Days Freedom Walk/Run at 8
a.m. Cost is $15 to register before June, 23, $20
after June, 24. Details/Registration: 810-688-
3048.
CONCERTS
FOURTH THURSDAYS THROUGH AUG.
Music in the Park at Hartwig Community Park,
Hadley Township from 7-9 p.m. Details:
www.hadleytownship.org
SUNDAY, JUNE 26
Francesco Attesti, internationally known concert pianist from Cortona, Italy performing a benefit conncert sponsored by the Rotary Club of
Caro and the Thumb Area Center for the Arts
(TACA) at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 140
Atwood St., Caro at 6:30 p.m. Dorrs open at 6
p.m. Tickets are $15 at State Street Pharmacy,
192 N. State St., Caro or at the door. Proceeds
benefit Rotary Club projects and TACA events.
Details: 989-672-3500, 989-672-4453,
www.attesti.com or www.tacfta.org.
CRUISING
MONDAYS
Lapeer Car Cruise from 6-9 p.m. in downtown
Lapeer. Raffles benefit The Refuge of Lapeer
County. No cruises on holiday Mondays: May
30, July 4, Sept. 5. Everyone is welcome.
THURSDAYS
Classic car meet at Big Boy, 1949 S. Cedar
St., Imlay City from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Details: 810-
614-0342.
FOOD FOR A CAUSE
WEDNESDAYS AND SUNDAYS
Angel Food Ministries orders taken at
Goodrich United Methodist Church, 8071 S. State
Rd., Goodrich, from 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays and
at 11:15 a.m. Sundays. Details:
www.goodrichumc.org, 810-636-2908 or 810-
287-1697.
THIRD THURSDAYS
Spaghetti dinner at the Hadley Old Town Hall,
3551 Hadley Rd., from 5-8 p.m. Proceeds support The Lions Club charitable activities.
THIRD FRIDAYS
Dinner and refreshments at VFW Post 2492,
598 N. Almont Ave., Imlay City, 4-7 p.m. All you
can eat for $7. Children ages 5 and younger eat
free. Details: 810-724-1250.
THIRD SATURDAYS
Country Breakfast hosted by the Davison
DeMolay at the Davison Masonic Center, 9108
Davison Rd., Davison, from 8-11 a.m. Cost is $6
for adults, $4 for children ages 5-12 and free for
children 4 years and younger. Details: 810-653-
3831.
FIRST SUNDAYS
Community Breakfast at the North Branch
Masonic Lodge in the morning. Open to the public. SATURDAY, JUNE 18
All You Can Eat Breakfast at the Masonic
Lodge, 32 E. High St., Metamora from 8 a.m.-1
p.m. Cost $5. Details: 810-656-7052.
SUNDAY, JULY 17
9-11 Memorial run Charity Banquet at Lenny
Miller’s restaurant, 5800 Dryden Rd. East, Dryden
from 5-8 p.m.. Cost is $25. Details/Tickets: 810-
417-0640, 248-521-0899, 810-796-2470, theoriginal911memorial run@gmail.com or
hip911@msn.com.
HEALTH AND SAFETY
EVERY TUESDAY
Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets
every Tuesday at Growth and Opportunity, 525
S. Court St., Lapeer, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Dues
are $5 per month. Details: Vickie, 810-397-
6589.
TUESDAY, JUNE 28
Sports Physicals offered by Dr. William
Starbird, MD and Nurse Practitioner Anita
Schierlinger at North Branch Family HealthCare,
4000 Huron St., North Branch from 9a.m.-noon
and 1-3 p.m. Cost is $10, $5 of which will be
donated to North Branch School Athletic
Program. Parent presence or permission slip and
school sports physical form required. Details:
810-688-3048.
Adult CPR/AED and First Aid course offered
by the Flint-Lapeer Chapter of the American Red
Cross from noon-4:30 p.m. at the
Genessee/Lapeer Chapter, 1401 S. Grand
Traverse St., Flint. Cost is $55.
Details/Registration: 810-766-6405 or
www.geneseelapeer-redcross.org.
TUESDAY, JULY 12
Sports Physicals offered by Dr. William
Starbird, MD and Nurse Practitioner Anita
Schierlinger at North Branch Family HealthCare,
4000 Huron St., North Branch from 9a.m.-noon
and 1-3 p.m. Cost is $10, $5 of which will be
donated to North Branch School Athletic
Program. Parent presence or permission slip and
school sports physical form required. Details:
810-688-3048.
MARKETS AND EXPOS
THURSDAYS THROUGH OCT.
Farmers Market on the corner of Third and
Main streets in dowtown Imlay City from 10 a.m.
to 3 p.m. Details: www.icdda.com.
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North Branch Farm and Flea Market at the old
pharmacy building, 3690 Huron St., North
Branch from 2-7 p.m., Thursday and 8 a.m.-4
p.m., Friday and Saturday. Details: 810-882-
1744, www.northbranchmarket.com or
pam@northbranchmarket.com
SUNDAYS
Flea Market from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Lapeer
American Legion, 1701 W. Genesee St. Breakfast
and lunch available. Details: 810-656-4671.
Flea and farmers market at the Lapeer Center
Building, 425 County Center St., Lapeer, from 8
a.m.-3 p.m. Kitchen serves breakfast and lunch.
Details: 810-347-7915.
MEETINGS
FIRST, THIRD MONDAYS
Lapeer Lions Club meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the
Lapeer Center Building, 425 County Center St.,
Lapeer. Details: 810-724-0818.
SECOND MONDAYS
Meeting of the Almont Community Historical
Society at the museum, 149 S. Main St., Almont,
at 7 p.m. Details: Shelley Henshaw, 810-798-
3090 or almonthistorical@yahoo.com.
SECOND TUESDAYS
Lapeer County Amateur Radio Club meetings
at 7:30 p.m. at the Lapeer County Central
Dispatch Center basement, 2332 W. Genesee St.,
Lapeer.
2ND, 4TH TUESDAYS
Imlay City MOPS meetings from 9:30-11:30
a.m. at the Imlay City Christian Reformed Church,
395 N. Cedar St. Mothers of children 5 years old
and younger welcome. Childcare is provided.
Details: 810-724-4315.
FOURTH TUESDAYS
Retired hospital employees meeting at 12:30
p.m. at Empire Wok, 325 E. Genesee St., Lapeer.
Open to any former employee of Lapeer Regional
Hospital.
WEDNESDAYS
Lapeer TOPS 888 meetings at the Masonic
Temple, 1685 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer. Weigh-in
from 8:30-9:30 a.m. meeting from 9:45-10:45
a.m. Details: Linda, 810-245-3955 or Lois, 810-
245-8674.
SECOND WEDNESDAYS
Davison book discussion group meeting at 6
p.m. at the Davison Area Library, 203 E. Fourth
St.
FIRST THURSDAYS
Hadley Township Historical Society meeting at
7 p.m. For location and details: 810-797-2117
or 810-797-4026
SECOND THURSDAYS
Inventors Council of Mid Michigan meeting
from 7-9 p.m. at Walli’s Restaurant, 1341 Center
Rd., Burton. Cost is $5 for non-members. Details:
www.inventorscouncil.org, 810-397-5200 or
810-621-3468.
Bead Guild meeting at the North Branch
Library, 6-7:30 p.m. Free lessons, kits for sale. All
beading levels welcome. Details: 248-321-8420.
MONDAY, JUNE 27
Fundamentals of Starting a Business workshop
offered by the Michigan Small Business and
Technology Development Center at Mott
Community College in Lapeer from 9-11 a.m.
Registration required. Details/Registration:
www.misbtdc.org or 810-762-9660.
MONDAY, AUG. 1
Fundamentals of Starting a Business workshop
offered by the Michigan Small Business and
Technology Development Center at Mott
Community College in Lapeer from 9-11 a.m.
Registration required. Details/Registration:
www.misbtdc.org or 810-762-9660.
NIGHT LIFE
WEDNESDAYS
Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The
Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison.
Don Capman and Harry Scherer every
Wednesday night, 6-9 p.m., at Side Tracks Bar &
Grill, 266 Lake Nepessing Road, Lapeer.
SUNDAYS
Open jam session for musicians from 7-11
p.m., at Side Tracks Bar & Grill, 266 Lake
Nepessing Rd., Lapeer. Details: 810-660-7733.
RACES AND RUNNNING
MONDAY, JULY 4
5-K Run sponsored by the Hadley Township
Historical Society on the paved streets in Hadley
at 8 a.m. The cost is $8 or $18 with shirt. Register
at the Hadley MIll at 7 a.m. Details and
Registration Form: www.hadleytownship.org
SATURDAY, JULY 30
Dare Devil Dash, a 5K obstacle course run,
and Little Dare Devils Run, a 1-mile obstacle
course for kids ages 8-12, at Brown City Park,
7182 McMorran St., Brown City. Cost is $35 for
individuals, $10 for children and $100 for teams
of four. Runs start at 10 a.m. for kids, 11 a.m. for
individuals and 1 p.m. for teams. Proceeds go to
the Sanillac County Kids’ Connection. Pre-registration required. Details/Registration: 810-648-
9395, 888-580-5437, www.daredevildash.com
or www.GoRaceGo.com.
REUNIONS
SUNDAY, JUNE 26
Capac High School All Class Reunion at noon
at Capac High School, 541 N. Glassford St.,
Capac. Bring a dish to pass for a potluck dinner
at 1 p.m. All Capac alumni invited, and classes of
1961 and 1986 will be honored for their 50th















































































































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