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2017-02-15 / Calendar

CALENDAR

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sundays
Divorce Support Group at the
Marguerite De Angeli Library, 921 W.
Nepessing St., Lapeer on Sunday,
Feb. 19 and 26 from 2-4 p.m. Adults
only, no childcare, children’s room
is open. Everyone is welcome who
are going through a divorce, contemplating a divorce or recovering from
divorce. Expert speakers and counselors on hand to help with the process. This will be an ongoing meeting. For more infor ation and times,
call Paul Hitch at 810-667-7218.
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6th Annual Polish Dinner at Bishop
Kelley Catholic School Community
Room 926 W. Nepessing St., Lapeer
on Sunday, Feb. 26 from 1:30-6
p.m. Tickets $13, couples $25, ages
5-12 $6, under 5 free to benefit
Heat up Lapeer with utility needs
this winter. Polish dinner menu of
homemade pierogis, golabki, stuffed
cabbage, kielbasa, sauerkraut, vegetables, tossed salad, bread and desserts. Live entertainment and raffles.
Buy pierogis by the dozen will be
available for purchase. Advance tickets only. Dine in or take out. Tickets
available online at www.lapeercatholic.org/Knight-of-Columbus or stop by
the Immaculate Conception Parish
to purchase tickets. Donations to
Heat Up Lapeer also excepted. For
information call 810-664-8909 or
810-797-5190.
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Auditions for Stage Play at Lapeer
Community Theatre Pix Theater 172
Nepessing, Lapeer on Sunday, March
5 and Monday, March 6 from 6-8
p.m. The original play by LCT member
Richard Hingst, “Life in the Middle
Ages”. Cast requires ten actors of
five men, four women, one women
able to sing and some additional
non-speaking roles. Rehearsals are
Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6-9 p.m. beginning March
9. Show dates are the evenings of
May 5, 6, 12 and 13. Script available
for perusal at deAngeli Library. For
questions, contact Richard Hingst at
810-348-0216.
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Bridal Expo & Wedding Tasting at
the American Legion Post 16 1701
W. Genesee St., Lapeer on Sunday,
April 9 from 12-3:30 p.m. Brides and
grooms looking for wedding vendors
will find a variety to choose from with
samples and door prizes. A grand
prize package to one lucky attendee. Fashion show at 2 p.m. Come
check out the newly remodeled ballroom hall for your upcoming events.
Admission is $5 with proceeds benefiting the American Legion Post 16 to
support veterans and their families.
For more information, call 810-624-
9312.

Mondays
Forever Friends Network at Lapeer Co.
Education and Technology Center
690 Lake Pleasant Rd., Attica on
Monday, Feb. 13 from 9 a.m. to
12 p.m. Guest speaker Claudia
Leandres, M.ED., BCBA will be bringing ABA home: Tips for Parents and
Professionals. Light refreshments
will be served. For more information,
contact Regina Starr 810-623-2041.
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Free Diabetic Education Classes
at Loving Hands Clinic 148 Maple
Grove Rd. Lapeer on Monday and
Wednesday afternoons from 1-3
p.m. starting Monday, March 13.
Each session covering a different
subject. Each class is built upon
information presented during the
previous class. The program is available to any pre-diabetic or diabetic
patient who lives in Lapeer County.
A family member or caregiver is
welcome to attend with the patient.
Pre-registration is required, contact
810-667-8933.

Tuesdays
Mega Clothing Give-Away at the Hunt
Community Center Building 1284W.
Turrill Rd., Lapeer on Tuesday,
Feb 14 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.,
Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 12-7 p.m.,

and Thursday, Feb. 16 from 10 a.m.
to 3 p.m. Something for everyone,
men, women, boy and girls, infants.
Pretty formal gowns and lots of
shoes and purses. Donations of
clean, gently used clothing in good
repair and non-perishable food items
always accepted.
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Heartprints Special Presentation
“The Unexpected Journey” at the
Lapeer County Medical Facility 1455
Suncrest Dr., Lapeer on Tuesday,
Feb. 21 from 6-7:30 p.m. Free presentation but space is limited. To
register, call Kathryn Bell 810-358-
7802.
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Mid-Michigan Therapy Dogs Twelve
Week Training Course in Goodrich
starts on Tuesday, March 7 at 7
p.m. Class size is limited, no walk
ins, pre-registration is required. A
therapy dog is a family pet that is
trained to provide affection and comfort to people in hospitals, nursing
homes, schools, grief camps and
other difficult situations. Dogs must
be well socialized, enjoy human
contact being petted and handled
by different people. Dogs will be
tested for the Canine Good Citizen
Certification. For more information
call Kathie at 248-909-9522 or Terri
248-521-2930.

Wednesdays
Ace of Hearts Progressive Raffle
held weekly at Dryden Bar & Grill
on Wednesdays through March 1,
2017, at 7 p.m. Tickets $2 each.
Can enter as many times as you
want. 50 percent of the proceeds go
to the Dryden Community Schools
Athletics programs. Must draw the
Ace of Hearts to win jackpot. House
rules and more information available
by calling 810-796-2632.
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Heartprints Class learning the difference between Alzheimer’s and
dementia at Lapeer Medical Care
Facility 1455 Suncrest Dr., Lapeer
in the first-floor conference room
starting Wednesday, March 1 from
4-5 p.m. for four weeks. The classes
are free but space is limited. This is
your first step to understanding and
learning more patience and less frustration. To register, call Kathryn Bell
810-358-7802 or Kris Strickler 810-
664-8571 ext. 129.
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The Daniel Plan: 40 Days to a
Healthier Life at St. Matthew’s
Anglican Church 200 W. Nepessing
St., Lapeer starts Wednesday, March
8 for 6-week study group at 11 a.m.
A study guide will be used with the
DVD during the course, is $8.29 but
no other cost to attend the course.
Purchase the guide at www.danielplan.com. Together the focus the five
life essentials: faith, food, fitness,
focus and friends you can start working toward a healthier lifestyle. To
join the group, or for more information, call Michelle at 810-688-1450.

Thursdays
Meeting for The Moving Wall at
American Legion Post 479 Almont,
117 School St., Almont on Thursday,
Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. Join the Lapeer
County V.V.A. Chapter 287 to talk
about and plan for The Moving Wall
coming to Almont from July 6-10,
2017. We need volunteers, help and
ideas for this great opportunity in
our community. For questions contact Joe Cain President at 810-798-
3321.
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Discover Your God-Given Gifts
Workshop at St. Cornelius Church
3834 N. Mill St., Dryden begins
Thursday, March 9 for 5 weeks from
6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost $45, 18 years
and older. Learn how your spiritual
gifts and natural talents are discerned, activated and exercised.
Experiencing life transitions, career
counseling, seeking a career, educational opportunities, raising or working with children, and discerning ministerial opportunities. Workshops will
be presented weekly, register online
at https://thubvicariatedyg.eventbrite.
com or call Judy at 313-268-1985.

Fridays
Roast Beef and Pork Dinner with the
Marlette Knights of Columbus at St.
Elizabeth Parish Hall, 6785 Marlette
St., Marlette on Friday, Feb. 17 from
4:30-7 p.m. Menu includes, roast
beef, roast pork, potatoes, gravy,
salads, veggies, desserts, & drinks.
Carryout’s are available. A part of
the profits is designated to Eva’s
Place, Sanilac County. For more
information, call 810-648-3703.
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Euchre Tournament Fundraiser at
Maddens Lounge 809 N. State Rd,
Davison on Friday, Feb. 24. Doors
open at 7 p.m., games start at 7:30
p.m. $20 a person to play. First, second and third place prizes. All money
raised helps support the Davison
Elementary Schools Backpack
Program affiliated to the Food Bank
of Eastern Michigan. Seating is limited. To reserve a spot please contact
Denise 810-515-9182.
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Beach Party at St. John the Evangelist
Church Family Center 505 N. Dayton
St., Davison on Friday, Feb. 24 from
6-10 p.m. Break out of the winter
doldrums with music to the sound of
Joe Jared. Activities include a Limbo
contest, kids’ games, free cash prizes, food and drinks will be available
to purchase at very reasonable prices. Free admission, beach wear is
welcome. For more information, call
810-653-2377.
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Cinderella’s Closet at St. Paul
Lutheran Church and School 90
Millville Rd., Lapeer on Friday, Feb.
24 from 2-6 p.m. and Saturday, Feb.
25 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. This is a
huge event for anyone interested in
Homecoming, Prom, Bridal and other
formal dress attire. We have a huge
selection of new and gently worn
formal dresses. Unbeatable prices, come try them on and find that
perfect dress at affordable price.
For more information, call 810-664-
6653.
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IF:Lapeer at Lapeer Community Church
80 N. Lake Pleasant Rd., Attica on
Friday, March 24 from 6-9 p.m. IF:
is a local gathering providing space
for woman to wrestle with essential
questions of faith, to dream and
to connect. Tens of thousands of
women worldwide will participate via
livestream. Variety of cultures and
denominations represented. Cost is
$15 donation. For more information,
contact Jodie Hunt 810-724-8800
ext. 154 or visit the website www.

Saturdays
Genealogy Workshop at the Goodland
Township Library 2374 N. Van Dyke,
Imlay City on Saturday, Feb. 18 from
12-2 p.m. with Katherin Willson, Vice
President of the Michigan Genealogical
Council. She will be discussing how
to use Facebook to do genealogy
research. This event is free, but
donations are always welcome. This
is our last program for this season.
It is geared primarily for adults, but
everyone is welcome. Due to limited
space, reservation is required. Please
bring any family history that you may
have. Refreshments and other materials will be provided. Reservations can
be made online at goodlandtownshiplibrary.org, or you can call 810-721-
2110.
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Anything Goes at Gallery 194, 194 W.
Nepessing, Lapeer will continue thru
Saturday, Feb. 18 Gallery hours are
12-6 p.m. Tuesday thru Saturday. For
more information, call 810-667-3632
or visit the website lapeerart.org.
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Grocery Giveaway at North Branch
Wesleyan Church, 3164 North
Branch Rd., North Branch on
Saturday, Feb. 25 Doors open at
8 a.m. Giveaway begins at 9 a.m.
More information, contact 810-688-
2380.
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Euchre Tournament at American
Legion Hall 1701 W. Genesee St.,
Lapeer on Saturday, March 11 registration 5:30 p.m. Game time 6:30
p.m. Lapeer Sunrise Kiwanis host
this annual event with proceeds
to provide food for students with
the backpack program. $25 per
person with only 150 tickets sold.
Sandwiches, pretzel and desserts
will be provided, prizes, 50/50 raffle and a silent auction. For tickets,
contact Carol 810-845-2886 or Lori
810-724-8652.
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Equestrian Team Tack Sale for the
Lapeer High School Equestrian
Team at Lapeer Community Church
80 N. Lake Pleasant Rd., Attica on
Saturday, Mar. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2
p.m. Admission $3 children 10 and
under free, cash only. Vendors space
$25 for 10x10, tables available for
$10 or bring your own. Bring your
own chair. Set up starts at 8 a.m.
No refunds. Reserve your space by
filling out the vendor form. Questions
call Kaitlynn 810-614-1468 or
Amanda 810-614-3691.

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5th Annual Davison DDA Wellness
Expo at First Baptist Church 208 E.
4th St., Davison in the gymnasium
on Saturday, March 11 from 10 a.m.
to 3 p.m. Admission is free, vendor
space is available. Enjoy a wide variety of Healthy Living ideas, activities,
therapy dogs, information and education to live healthier lives for families
young and old. Visit the website for
vendor and sponsorship opportunities www.DavisonDDA.org.
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The 27th Annual Spring Craft Show at
Davison High School 1250 N. Oak
Rd., Davison on Saturday, April 29
from 10am-4pm. There will be over
100 booths in this annual spring
fundraiser for the Davison Wrestling
boosters. Special guest for the show
will be Dennis Clotworthy, Al Kalines
last bat boy, who will be book signing. If interested in exhibitor space
in this great spring show, call Joe
Smetanka at 810-658-0440.
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M-15 Annual Garage Sale from
Clarkson to Bay City is Saturday,
May 6 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. This
annual event has grown over the
years offering the longest Garage
Sale in the area. Many local
Communities along the route offer
rental spaces to those looking
to Meeting for The Moving Wall
at American Legion Post 479
Almont, 117 School St., Almont on
Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. Join
the Lapeer County V.V.A. Chapter
287 to talk about and plan for The
Moving Wall coming to Almont from
July 6-18, 2017. We need voluneers,
help and ideas for this great opportunity in our community. For questions
contact Joe Cain President at 810-
798-3321. join this event. Check
out websites from the community
closest to you for more information
or vendor rentals. Cost for Davison
vendors $25 per space. See the
Davison DDA website for a vendor
rental form at DavisonDDA.org.

CLASS REUNIONS

40th Class Reunion

Lapeer East & West 40th Class Reunion Class of “77 at Daley Farm 3635 Daley Rd., Attica on Saturday, Aug. 19 from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dinner is 6 p.m. Bring your own adult drinks, pop and water will be available. Looking for graduating classes from both schools. This will coordinate with the same weekend as Lapeer Days so everyone can come and enjoy the festival also. Follow on Facebook www.facebook.com/groups/1694366430796193/?- fref=nf for all the meetings and currant information.

VENDOR SHOWS

Craft & Vendor Show at Rainbow Child
Care 1090 S. Lapeer Rd., Lapeer
on Saturday, April 8 from 10 a.m. to
3 p.m. Raffles and lunch available.
Spaces starting at $20, vendors not
duplicated, first come first serve.
For details or to reserve your space
email Sheree at ssecord@tds.net or
leave a message at 989-795-9222.
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Spring Arts and Craft Show at Oxford
High School will be held Saturday,
April 22. The show is sponsored by
the Oxford leadership class. The
class will also be hosting a fall show
Oct. 21. Artisans, crafters and home
businesses interested should call
Joe at 810-658-0440.

COMMUNITY

Ongoing
Shoe Collection of gently used shoes
to help those in need and money
goes to helping Detroit Bully Corps to
rescue dogs. Drop off location, 100
Lone Pine Trail, Lapeer Township.
Drop off anytime — leave shoes on
covered back porch. Other drop-off
location listed on the website at
dbcdogs.org. Accept any style and
size of shoes, sandals, boots, heels,
flats, skates and rollerblades, anything you wear outside on your feet.
Shoes must be in matching pairs and
cannot have major defects. For every
25 pairs of shoes we collect, DBC
will receive $10 from Funds2Orgs.
Detroit Bully Corps is a non-profit
canine rescue and rehabilitation facility located in Lapeer. We rescue bully

breeds, like the American Pit Bull
Terrier, Mastiff, Boxer and Bulldog.
The shoes will be given to underprivileged people in impoverished nations
so they can start micro-enterprises
where they repair, clean and re-sell
the shoes. For more information, visit
dbcdogs.org.
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Coats and Warm Winter Clothing
Donations at The Golden Arrow, 24
S. Court St., Lapeer drop off Monday
through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
and Saturday’s from 11 a.m. to 3
p.m. Main entrance at the back.
Collecting coats, hats, mittens,
and other warm clothes and boots,
plastic grocery bags and gently used
towels also needed. For information,
contact 810-660-8333.

Mondays
Sadie’s Dream for a Cure is a Lapeer
based non-profit organization serving
pediatric cancer patients and their
families. Seeking donations of new
crayons, colored pencils, markers
and coloring books to be distributed
to pediatric cancer centers to help
occupy children while going through
chemotherapy. Donations can be
dropped off Monday through Friday
between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sew
Crazy Fabrics 1330 Imlay City Rd.,
Lapeer or contact sadiesdreamforacure@gmail.com to arrange for a pick
up or drop off. Also seeking volunteers to sew tote bags, supplies will
be provided. For more information on
our programs, visit the website.
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Lapeer County Concert Choir
Rehearsals are held every Monday
evening at Trinity United Methodist
Church in Lapeer at 7 p.m. All new
and returning members ages 18 and
older are welcome. For more information, visit the website at lapeercountyconcertchoir.com or call 810-688-
8708.
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Sweet Adelines rehearsals from 7-10
p.m. at the Davison Senior Center,
10135 Lapeer Rd., Davison. Details:
810-742-0977 or www.songofthe
lakes.webs.com.

Tuesdays
Clothing Donations at Lapeer Seventh-
Day Adventist School, 1284 W.
Turrill Rd., Lapeer. Clothing from
babies to adult. Clean donations

always welcome. For more information, call 810-664-2060.
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Flint Arrowhead Barbershop Chorus
rehearses on Tuesday evenings at 7
p.m. at Community of Christ Church,
4041 W. Vienna Rd., Clio and is always
looking for new members who love to
sing. Details, call 1-844-370-6470.
By calling this toll free number you
can reach ticket sales, the president,
our membership person, the music
director, marketing/PR person and
the gentleman who books our shows.
You can also visit flintarrowhead.org
or Facebook.com/ArrowheadChorus to
learn more about us.

Thursdays
Community Prayer at the historic
courthouse lawn, 255 Clay St.,
Lapeer the last Thursday of the
month from 7-8:30 p.m. All are welcome. For more information, call
Lapeer Assembly of God Church at
810-664-8089.

Fridays
Free community gym and dodge ball
tournament from 8-10:30 p.m. first
and third Fridays at Victory World
Outreach Church, 10291 Green Rd.,
Goodrich. Activities include basketball,
ping pong, foosball and dodge ball
tournaments. Details: 810-636-2100.
.

Saturdays

Country Jamboree at Old Town Hall, 3551 Hadley Rd., Hadley on the first Saturday of the month from 1-4 p.m. Money raised to benefit scholarships for Lapeer and Goodrich. For more information, call 810-969-4575.

SOUP KITCHENS IN LAPEER COUNTY

Mondays
Trinity United Methodist Church from
4-5:30 p.m. located at 1310 N. Main
St., Lapeer.

St. Paul Lutheran Church from 4-5:30 p.m. located at 200 N. Cedar St., Imlay City.

Tuesdays
Grace Episcopal Church from 4-5
p.m. located at 735 Nepessing St.,
Lapeer.

Wednesdays
St. Paul Lutheran Church from 4-5:30
p.m. located at 200 N. Cedar St.,
Imlay City.

Lapeer Church of Christ from 5-6 p.m. located at 1680 N. Lapeer Rd., Lapeer.

Fridays
St. Paul Lutheran Church from 4-5 p.m.
located at 90 Millville Rd., Lapeer.

FOOD FOR A CAUSE

Monday - Friday

Pasties Sales at VFW 2777, 2260 Belsay Rd., Burton. 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 810-743-4138.

Tuesdays
Dinners at American Legion Post 16,
1701 W. Genesee St., Lapeer, from
4:45-7 p.m. First Tuesday every
month are spaghetti dinners, second
Tuesdays are taco nights. Open to the
public. All proceeds go toward scholarship fund. Details: 810-664-9312.
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Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the Hadley
Lions Club at the Township Hall,
3551 Hadley Rd., Hadley on the
third Thursday of each month from
5-8 p.m. Adults $8, seniors $7,
children 5-13 $3. Proceeds go to
helping with community projects. For
more information, call 810-797-5046
or 810-656-5160.

Wednesday- Fridays

Week Day Dinners at Lapeer Eagles #2427, 3565 Davison Rd., Lapeer on Wednesdays serving steakbugers, Thursdays tacos and Fridays fish fry. All proceeds go to the Eagles #2427. For more information, call 810-664-2812.

Fridays
Friday Dinners at the VFW Post 4139,
128 Daley Rd., Lapeer, on the first
Fridays of every month until spring.
Dinner will be served with potato,
salad, roll and dessert. Dinners are
from 5:30-7 p.m. $10. Public welcome. Proceeds to support local veterans projects. Call 810-664-9222
with questions.

Saturdays
Pancake Breakfast every 1st and 3rd
Saturday of the month at Otter Lake
VFW Post 2409 from 8–11 a.m.
Included in the $5 breakfast is pancakes, sausage, applesauce, orange
juice and coffee with refills. Add
eggs for $6. Contact Terry at 810-
793-6343.
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Otter Lake Coalition of Churches
serves a dinner the second
Saturday of each month at St.
John the Baptist Episcopal Church,
5811 Forest Ave., Otter Lake from
5-6:30 p.m. Free will offering with
proceeds to benefit the Otter Lake
Food Distribution. For further information, call 810-793-2640.
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Roast Beef Dinner Buffet at the
Otisville Masonic Center, 10246
N. State Rd., Otisville, the fourth
Saturday of each month. Adults
$10, children 6-12 $5 and under
5 free. Dessert and beverage are
included. For further information,
call 810-631-4630.

MEETINGS

Mondays
Foster, Adoptive and Kinship
Parents Support Group meets
at Nalo Therapy Center, 1134 S.
Lapeer Rd., Lapeer, the second
Monday of every month from 6:30-
9 p.m. Help is available for parents or guardians of adopted and
foster children. Call 810-667-4111
for more information.
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Nar-Anon Family Support Group
Mondays at 7 p.m. at Grace Episcopal
Church, 735 W. Nepessing, Lapeer.
Contact 810-410-6010.
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Metamora Lioness meet the first
Monday of the month unless it is a
holiday, then the meetings are the
second Monday. The group meets at
7 p.m. at the Metamora Lions Hall,
3790 N. Oak St., Metamora. Details:
810-678-3704.
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Lapeer Lions Club is seeking new
members. Meetings are on the
second and fourth Monday of the
month at 6:30 p.m., Lapeer Center
Building, 425 County Center St.,
Lapeer. For more information, call
Pat at 810-724-0818.
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Almont Community Historical Society
at the museum, 149 S. Main St.,
Almont, at 7 p.m. second Monday.
Details: Shelley Henshaw, 810-798-
3090 or almonthistorical@yahoo.com.
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Lapeer Area Horticulture Society meetings at 6:30 p.m. third Monday of the
month at various locations. The cost
is $15 annual dues. Call Dave Klaffer
810-656-7770 for location.

Tuesdays
Alzheimer and Wounded Veteran
Blankie Project Sewing Class
meets from 10 a.m. to noon the
fourth Tuesday of each month at
the Lapeer Trinity United Methodist
Church, 1310 W. Main St., Lapeer.
Help make lap robes, totes to
rehabs and nursing homes. To
join, sew, crochet, knit, donate and
receive materials For more information, call Alon Marie 810-728-3252.
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Kidney Care Support Group meetings
at Hurley Medical Center 1 Hurley
Plaza, Flint on the third Tuesday of
the month from 7-8 p.m. Located
in the Charles White Conference
Center for anyone facing or on dialysis. Spouse, relative, caregiver or
friends dealing with kidney failure
and dialysis. Talk about the stresses and pressures that come with
being a caretaker. Questions, call
Shalonda 810-553-9776 or email
ComeShareYourHeart@gmail.com.
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Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS)
meeting is at Hunter’s Creek Mobile
Home Park club house, 725 DeMille
Rd. on Tuesdays. Weigh-in from
6-6:30 p.m. Meeting from 6:30-7:30
p.m. For more information, call 810-
796-3467 or 810-667-0999.
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Military Moms Support Group meeting
at American Legion Hall Post #16,
1701 W. Genesee St., Lapeer on
the first and third Tuesdays of every

month at 7 p.m. This meeting is for
those with loved ones serving in the
Armed Forces. Bring photos and any
other memorabilia to share. Come
before 7 p.m. and enjoy dinner at
the post for $5 or $7. Questions,
call Terri 810-728-7121.
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Lunch Social Support Group meeting at Eddie G’s Restaurant, 6484
Marlette St., Marlette, hosts this
support group on the first Tuesday
of each month at 12 p.m. for lunch.
Groups meet for about an hour.
Lunch costs are covered by participants. For widows, widowers, or
singles that have lost a loved one
through death, a support group is
available in your area. Facilitated by
United Hospice Service, this informal
social support outing provides an
opportunity to make new friends and
enjoy good conversation in a supported setting. For more information,
please call 800-635-7490 or visit
www.marletteregionalhospital.org.
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Gamblers Anonymous meeting meets
weekly on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at
Marlette Methodist Church, 3155
Main St., Marlette. Please use back
entrance at southeast corner of
church building. Contact 989-225-
8284 for more information.
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Suicide Survivors Group is held the
first and third Tuesday of each
month from 6-7:30 p.m. at the CMH
Harmony Hall Building at 219 S.
Saginaw St., Lapeer. This group is
for individuals who have lost a loved
one to suicide. This group provides
families a safe place to talk about
their loss, to grieve, and to begin to
heal. For additional information, call
Sue Clement at 810-667-0500.
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Gamblers Anonymous meetings is a
free 12-step program for men and
women who have a gambling problem. The group meets on Tuesday
and Thursday at Court Street United
Methodist Church, 225 W. Court St.,
Flint, and Monday at Goodrich United
Methodist Church, 8071 S. State
Rd., Goodrich. All three meetings
from 6:30-8 p.m. Call toll-free 855-
424-5677 or go to gamblers
anonymous.org for more information.
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Grief Support at Heartland Hospice at no
charge, grief support for anyone who
has experienced the death of a loved
one. Our purpose is to provide education about normal grief reactions, as
well as a safe environment where feelings are validated and accepted. First
and third Tuesday of each month at
5:30 p.m. Located at 6211 Taylor Dr.,
Flint. Light refreshments are provided.
For more information, contact Heartland
Hospice at 888-427-6818.
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SOUL Sounds of Ukulele in Lapeer
meets the second Tuesday of each
month at Calvellis Eatery & Spirits,
44 W. Park St., Lapeer, from 6-7:30
p.m. The group is open to all who
play the uke or would like to learn.
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Amateur Radio Club of Lapeer County
meetings at 7:30 p.m. the second

Tuesday of the month at the Lapeer
County Central Dispatch Center
basement, 2332 W. Genesee St.,
Lapeer. Go to the website for more
information, www.w8lap.com.
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Caring Together support group, first
Tuesday 3-4 p.m., at Devonshire
Retirement Village, 155 Devonshire
Dr., Lapeer. Details: 810-245-7689.
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Lupus Support Group for lupus
patients, family, friends and caregivers, second Tuesday at McLaren
Lapeer Region, 1375 N. Main St.,
Lapeer, conference rooms 4 and 5
from 7-8:30 p.m. Details: 800-705-
6677, 586-775-8310 or info@milupus.org.
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MOPS of Imlay City meetings from
9:30-11:30 a.m. second and fourth
Tuesday at Imlay City Christian
Reformed Church, 395 W. Cedar
St., Imlay City. Mothers of children
5 years and younger are welcome.
Childcare is provided. Details: 810-
724-4315.

Tuesdays & Fridays

Al-Anon meetings for families of alcoholics take place at the First Presbyterian Church, 433 N. Calhoun St., Lapeer. Tuesdays 7-8 p.m. and Fridays 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. for more information, call Dorothy at 810-793- 7159 or Barb at 810-796-3287.

Wednesdays
The Sunrise Kiwanis Club is one of the
two Kiwanis clubs within the city of
Lapeer. Meets every Wednesday at
Leo’s Coney Island at 7:30 a.m. for
an hour. All contributions are used
to feed hungry children in Lapeer
through the backpack food program.
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AWANA Christian Club for kids ages
3-8th grades at Hadley Community
Church, 3638 Hadley Rd., Hadley
on Wednesday nights through
April 26 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Cost is free. AWANA helps build
strong bodies, strong minds, and
a strong faith. Visit the website at
HadleyCommunityChurch.org.
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Kiwanis Club of Lapeer holds weekly meetings in the Lincoln Room
in the Lapeer Center Building on
Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. Come
see what they are all about. For
questions, call Sallie at 810-240-
4542.
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Imlay Conversation Salon meets the
first Wednesday of the month at
Mulefoot Gastropub, 596 S. Cedar
Rd., Imlay City. Starts at 6 p.m.
with an optional dinner, followed
by 7 p.m. talks with different subjects each week. For more information, find us on Facebook at Imlay
Conversation Salon.
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Classical Music Appreciation
with Fabs Kaldobsky on the first
Wednesday of every month at 2 p.m.
at the Marguerite deAngeli Library,
921 W. Nepessing St., Lapeer. This
enlightening session is a free program open to the public.

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Davison book discussion group meeting at 6 p.m. second Wednesday
at the Davison Area Library, 203 E.
Fourth St., Davison.
•••
Lapeer TOPS 888 meetings at River
Ridge MHC clubhouse, 25 Pine Ridge
Dr., Lapeer. Weigh-in from 9-9:30
a.m. meeting from 9:45-10:45 a.m.
Call: Bonnie 810-338-8926
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Domestic violence support group hosted by LACADA from 5-6 p.m. at the
outreach, 1127 Clark Rd., Lapeer.
Details: LACADA, 810-667-4175.
•••
OCD support group meets on the
second Wednesday of each month
from 7-9 p.m. at the Meditation Self-
Healing Center, 244 Law St., Lapeer.
Details: Mary, 810-441-9822.

Thursdays
Hadley Lions Club looking for members to join. Hadley Lions Club is
located at 3551 S. Hadley Rd.,
Hadley. Meetings the first Thursday
of every month at 7 p.m. and serve a
spaghetti dinner the third Thursday.
This is the main fundraiser and
enables us to help many people in
the community. We are looking for
people with kind hearts and generous spirits to help grow our organization. For more information call Deb
810-656-5160.
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Families Anonymous at St. Matthews
Church 220 W. Nepessing St.,
Lapeer on Thursday evenings at 7
p.m. A 12 Step support group for
families and friends of those who
have an alcohol or drug abuse problem. For more information, call 810-
728-2033.
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Lapeer Families Against Narcotics
meets on the 2nd Thursday of each
month from 7:00-9;00 pm at St.
Matthews Church 220 W. Nepessing
Street, Lapeer. Open to anyone who
wants to receive support and education regarding addiction and recovery. There is no charge. For more
information call 810-728-2033.
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The Recovery Network Double
Trouble Support Group meetings at
Lapeer County Mental Health, 1570
Suncrest Dr., Lapeer Thursdays
from 1-2 p.m. The group is free and
participants help each other recover
from addiction and to manage their
mental health disorders, commonly
called Dual Diagnosis. For additional
information, call Carl Velliquette or
Matt McKinney at 810-667-0500.
•••
Thimble Buddy Quilt Guild meets the
second and the fourth Thursday at
Church of Christ, 1680 N. Lapeer
Rd., Lapeer at 6-8:30 p.m. Details,
call 810-664-5019.
•••
Celebrate Recovery every Thursday
night at 7 p.m. at New Hope Event
Center, 655 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer.
A support group for those who are
working through their hurts, habits or
hang-ups. For more information, call
810-441-7114.

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