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2018-05-16 / Calendar

CALENDAR

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sundays
Timberly Memorial Lapeer Walk to Cure
Lupus at Rowden Park & Nature Trail
1552 N. Main St., Lapeer on Sunday,
May 20. Registration starts at noon
Pre-register online at milupus.org
and receive a free T-shirt. Ceremony
begins at 1 p.m. registration is $20,
children under 13 free. 1-mile walk
in the beautiful paved trail. Honoring
those who have lost their battle to
Lupus with a White Dove release
followed by our award-winning Balloon
Launch. Kids and pets on leashes
welcome. If you cannot make it to
the walk and would like to donate,
please visit our fundraising page www.
firstgiving.com/fundraiser/ian-ranshaw/
LapeerLupusWalk.
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Tuesdays
Lapeer High School Class of ’63 —
55th reunion — July 21 at 2918
Hasler Lake Rd., Lapeer. If your
contact info has changed, contact
Janet, 1-800-252-6164, DeLynn,
1-810-797-4253 or Betsy, 1-810-797-
3500
•••

Saturdays

5K Run/Walk hosted by North Branch Lions Club on May 19 located at the 6640 Beech St., North Branch. Registration from 8-8:45 a.m. the morning of event. The cost is $20 before April 27 and $25 after. Seven years and younger free T-shirt included with registration. For further information you may contact Kathy at 810-656-0020. •••

GAME NIGHTS

Wednesdays
Bingo night at the North Branch
American Legion Post 457, 4075
Huron St., North Branch. Early bird
starts at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday,
regular play at 7:10 p.m. Details: 810-
688-2660.

Thursdays
Cards and games at St. Kieran’s
Parish, 53600 Mound Rd. in Shelby
Township, hosted by Widowed
Friends, a peer group for widowed
men and women, from 6-9 p.m. on
the second Thursday of every month.
Details: Paul, 248-656-9450 or Pat,
586-731-1831.
•••
Fridays
Bingo at the Odd Fellows Hall, 471 W.
Nepessing St., Lapeer every Friday.
Early bird play is at 7 p.m. and regular
play is at 7:30 p.m. Details: 810-664-
2802.
•••
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. second
Saturday. 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.
•••
Chess Club from 2-4 p.m. third Saturday
at Marguerite De Angeli Branch
Library, 921 Nepessing St. Details:
810-664-6971.
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Sundays

Bunco starting at 1 p.m. on the second Sunday each month at VFW Post 4139, 128 Daley Rd., Mayfield Township. Sign up at 12:30 p.m. Entry fee is $5. Details: 810-664- 9222.

VENDORS NEEDED

Flea Market at Lapeer Apostolic Church
2500 N. Lapeer Rd., Lapeer on May
17-19. One-time fee of only $10 for
the whole weekend. To reserve your
vendor space call 248-701-8884.

•••
Trunk Treasures and Church Rummage
Sale at St. John’s Episcopal Church,
4074 S. Mill St., Dryden on Thursday,
May 17 and Friday, May 18 from
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Trunk Sales and
parking lot in back of church off Union
Street. Contact Sherry Boyden at 810-
358-7906 with any questions.

VOLUNTEER HERE

LACADA is looking for volunteers.
LACADA is Lapeer County’s Domestic
Violence and Sexual Assault
Emergency Shelter and Outreach
program. We have opportunities
working directly with clients and
youth, answering the crisis line, or
special activities. If you are looking
for more behind the scenes we have
those opportunities too. Contact
the Volunteer Coordinator for more
information or to get started 810-667-
4175 or volunteer@lacada.org.
•••
Drivers Wanted to help with the
Road to Recovery Program for
Cancer patients to get to and from
their appointments and treatments.
Road to recovery is the American
Cancer Society volunteer-based
driving program and provides
transportation for undergoing
treatments. Van is provided for
use. To become a volunteer
driver you must possess current,
valid driver’s license, have good
driving record, and attend Road
to Recovery training program. For
more information or to sign up for
training, contact 248-663-3430.
•••
Habitat for Humanity of Lapeer County
is looking for volunteers for their
Restore, construction site and office
positions. Hours needed depend on
the position. Interested parties can
call 810-664-7111 and speak to
Carolyn Nestor, Cheryl Holland or Pete
at 810-660-7823.
•••
Avalon Hospice seeking volunteers
for a few hours once a week at
2360 Stone Bridge Dr., Flint. Watch
movies, play games or just talk.
Details: Candy, 810-733-7250 or
www.odsyhealth.com.
•••
AARP Tax-Aide tax assistance and
preparation service seeking volunteers
for low income taxpayers, especially
those age 60-and-older. Details/sign
up: 888-687-2277 or www.aarp.org/
taxaide.
•••
Lapeer Land Conservancy is
looking for members, volunteers
or donations. The mission is to
protect farmland and natural areas,
support environmental education
programs and create a network of
land stewardship demonstration
properties. To become a member,
cost is $15 per person, $25 per
family. Details visit the website at
www.LapeerLandConservancy.org or
call 810-538-1741.
•••
Paradise Animal Rescue is looking
for donations of wet dog/cat food,
scoopable cat litter, catnip mouse,
cat nail trimmers and paper towels.
Volunteers for morning and evening
chores, volunteer coordinator and
fundraising. Call 810-969-4455

•••
Senior Companion Program needs
seniors to volunteer 20 or more hours
a week to help adults ages 21-andup with an identified special need.
Seniors may help with light shopping,
bills, preparing and sharing meals,
rides to the doctor or just talking.
Details: 810-257-3769 or scpflint@
aol.com.

COMMUNITY

Ongoing
Hepatitis A Clinic hosted by Lapeer
County Health Department located
at 1800 Imlay City Rd, Lapeer.
Immunizations are available by
appointment on Wednesdays from
8:30-11:30 a.m. and 4-6 p.m.,
Thursdays from 1-3:45 p.m. Walkin Clinic available on Mondays
1-3 p.m. For further information or
appointments you may call 810-667-
0448 or cdc.gov/hepatitis.
•••
Win A Harley hosted by Michigan Bikers
Helping Veterans. They are raffling off
a 2018 Harley-Davidson Street Glide,
ticket are $10 or three for $20. Partial
proceeds to go to supportmiveterans.
org. For more information or to
buy tickets you may contact Mike
“Flagman” Bowen, at 810-659-1879
or mbowen@gfn.org. Mike will deliver,
mail or meet for a ticket sale. Drawing
July 29, need not be present to win.
•••
Local Hospitals Offer Diabetes
Education Refresher Class This
refresher class is intended for diabetic
patients that have completed 10 hours
of DSMT education. Course topics
will include healthy eating for weight
loss, medication and insulin use,
evaluating blood glucose results and
much more. Classes are scheduled
for June 6 from 6 – 8:30 p.m., and
September 12 from 9:30 a.m. – 12
p.m. This event will be hosted at
the MRH East Campus in Marlette,
located at 2861 Main Street. A guest
is welcome to attend with participants
and refreshments will be provided.
Please register in advance as
limited seating is available. The cost
associated with DSMT programs and
refresher classes are covered by most
insurance companies, but co-pays
and deductibles may apply. Attendees
should call their insurance company to
verify coverage for education. A referral
by a primary care provider is required
to attend this class. Please contact
the diabetes education office at 989-
635-4348 for more information or to
RSVP. For more information about
Marlette Regional Hospital, please
visit www.marletteregionalhospital.org.
For more information about McKenzie
Health System, please visit www.
mckenziehealth.org.
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The Lapeer County Health Department’s
Environmental Health Division is
selling charcoal radon test kits. Call
810-667-0392, Ext. 5326 for more
information. Or stop by the office at
1800 Imlay City Rd. Open 8 a.m. to
noon, Tuesday through Thursday, 1
to 5 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and
Friday.
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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 Twp. 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 roller
blades, 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 nonprofit
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.
•••
Mens and Womans Clothing Donations
Needed at The Golden Arrow, 24 S.
Court St., Lapeer drop off Monday
through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Main entrance at the back. Collecting
blankets, shoes, food, housewares,
plastic grocery bags and gently used
towels also needed. For information,
contact 810-660-8333.
•••
Donations Accepted at New to You
Consignment 286 W. Nepessing St.,
Lapeer to use the profits to give to
local charities in vouchers to use
in the store. There are a number of
organizations your donations can
help. The voucher is used to buy
clothes and needed items to help
get them back on their feet. Donate
with a Purpose helps distribute the
vouchers to those in need. For more
information, call 810-245-7272 and
find a charity.
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Mondays

North Branch Weselyn Church is
hosting a Grief Share grief recovery
seminar and support group is a 13
week video driven seminar featuring
nationally recognized experts on grief
recovery topics. Seminar sessions
include “Is This Normal?” “The
Challenges of Grief,” “Grief and Your
Relationships,”“Why?” and “Guilt and
Anger.” 3164 North Branch Road,
North Branch. Mondays - 6/4/18
6-7:30 p.m. Cost $15. For more
information call 810-688-2380 or
www.griefshare.org/groups/91884
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Lapeer Symphony Orchestra —
MUSICIANS WANTED string & wind
players! Chatfield School, 231 Lake
Dr., Lapeer, Every Monday in Feb.
through April, 7-9 p.m. ALL ARE
WELCOME; violins, violas, cellos and
string basses needed most. If it’s
been a while since you’ve played,
this is a perfect opportunity to start
playing again. No fees. No auditions.
FREE. For more information contact
us at Facebook; Lapeer Symphony
Orchestra or at 989-660-9481.
•••
Sadie’s Dream for a Cure is a Lapeer
based nonprofit 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 69 W. Nepessing, 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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Song of the Lakes Chorus Rehearsals
at the Davison Senior Center, 10135
Lapeer Rd., Davison every Monday at
7 p.m. Join the chorus with this fourpart harmony in the barbershop style.
For more information, call 810-664-
3552 or 810-742-0977.
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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.
•••
Lapeer Hospital Retirees Luncheon at
Calvelli’s Restaurant, Lapeer held the
fourth Tuesday of every month May
through October. Doors open at 11:30
a.m., short meeting at noon. Order off
the menu and open to all retired and
former LRH employees. Any questions,
contact 810-664-2383.
•••
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 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.

Thursday
Taking off pounds sensibly (TOPS)
Meetings are at First Baptist Church
6701 Lincoln street North Branch
Thursday mornings. Weigh-in starts at
8:15 a.m.-8:35 a.m. Meeting starts at
8:45 a.m. For more information, you
can call 1-810-688-4417 or 1-810-
346-2339
•••
Valley Area Agency on Aging (VAAA)
Creating Confident Caregivers Event
hosted by the Lapeer Senior Center
located at 287 West Nepessing
Street, Lapeer from May 16 - May 24
at 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. this is a six
week program highlighting information,
skills and coping mechanisms to
manage stress while providing the best
care for your loved one. $10 donation
is requested but not required. For
more information call 810-239-7671.
810-245-6896 or online at www.
valleyareaaging.org.

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.

Thursdays
First Presbyterian Church from 4-5 p.m.
located at 433 N. Calhoun St. 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.

Tamale Sale at The Imlay City Christian School 7197 E. Imlay City Rd., Imlay City now through May, 17. Jalisco Bakery of Imlay City will be making the tamales. They will be $12 per dozen and will be available for pick up at the school on Monday, May 21 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Call the school to order 810-724-5695. •••

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. •••

Wednesday-Fridays

Week Day Dinners at Lapeer Eagles #2427, 3565 Davison Rd., Lapeer on Wed. serving steakbugers, Thur. tacos and Fridays fish fry. All proceeds go to the Eagles No. 2427. For more information, call 810-664-2812. •••

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.

Saturdays
Pancake Breakfast every first and
third 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.

CHILDREN

Free hearing and vision screenings for preschool-age children are available at the Lapeer County Health Department. Early screening can help detect possible problems. To schedule your appointment for these free services, call 810-667-0448 or 810-245-5549.

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Ready, Set, Go! Workshop is a free
workshop for 3- to 5-year-olds and
parents or caregivers. Enjoy fun

projects that will develop your child’s
skills and prepare them for school.
Children also enjoy a snack, story
time and a free book. Classes run for
six weeks. Call for reservations and
times and locations. Call the Family
Literacy Center today to reserve your
seat at 810-664-2737 and for more
information on dates and times.
•••
Playgroups at numerous locations and
dates. The free six-week sessions offer
90 minute playgroups with story time,
developmentally appropriate games
and crafts, learn new skills and enjoy
a snack and social time with other
children. Parents will have the chance
to talk to other adults with same-age
children. Call Family Literacy Center at
810-664-2737.

MEETINGS

Scleroderma Foundation Michigan Chapter Support Group Meetings offer meeting in the surrounding areas. Free groups for scleroderma patients and those who have overlapping autoimmune conditions. Meetings are open to the community and include educational materials and speakers. For more information about, locations, times, topics and speakers visit www.scleroderma.org/michigan and click on support group link. Call 248-595-8526 for more information. •••

Mondays

Adult Grief Support Groups in Marlette
and Brown City for widows, widowers
or singles that have lost a loved one
through death within the last 24
months. This monthly support group
will share information designed to
offer comfort and attendees will have
an opportunity to share their own
experiences. A daytime support group
will be offered the second Monday of
each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at
Brown City United Methodist Church.
An evening support group will be
offered the second Wednesday of
each month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at
the MRH East Campus in Marlette.
These sessions will be offered
beginning in November through
June. Participants can join at any
time. For more information or to
register, please call 800-635-7490.
For more information about United
Hospice Service, please visit www.
marletteunitedhospice.org.
•••
FCE Meetings at Mayfield Township
Hall 1900 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer at
1 p.m. the second Monday of each
month with a different topic each
month. The Michigan Association
for Family and Community Education
organization is dedicated to
strengthening individuals, families
and communities through education,
leadership and action. They are
involved in many community projects
as well as conduction fundraisers
and donated to various charities in

the community. The public is invited
to attend. For more information, call
Kristine Mueller 810-356-5497.
•••
Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Parents
Support Group meets at St. Paul
Lutheran Church 30 Millville Rd.,
Lapeer on the second Monday of every
month from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Help is
available for parents or guardians
of adopted and foster children with
snacks provided. Childcare is not
available. Call Somer Vickery at 810-
577-4067 for more information.
•••
Nar-Anon Family Support Group
Mondays at 7 p.m. at Grace Episcopal
Church, 735 W. Nepessing, Lapeer.
Contact 810-410-6010.
•••
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.
•••
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.
•••
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.
•••
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.
•••
Suncrest Auxiliary monthly meeting on
the second floor of Suncrest 1455
Suncrest Drive, Lapeer on the third
Monday of every month at noon. This
monthly meeting is to share a meal
and organizing upcoming fundraisers to
benefit the residents of Suncrest. The
public is invited to attend to hear what
the organization does. Membership is
only $2 a year membership. For more
information contact, Jerrie Thompson
810-664-3400.
•••
Family and Community Education
monthly meet at Mayfield Township
Hall 1900 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer
on the second Monday of every
month. FCE is dedicated to helping
the community through education,
leadership and various charities. The
public is invited to attend. There is no
charge. For more information about
FCE, call Marie 810-356-5126.

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.
•••
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.
•••
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.
•••
Military Moms Support Group meeting
at American Legion Hall Post No. 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.
•••
Hospice Services Support Group
meeting at Eddie G’s Restaurant,
6484 Marlette St., Marlette,
hosts this support group on the
first Tuesday of each month at
noon 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.
•••
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.
•••
Suicide Survivors Group is held the first
and third Tuesday of each month from
6-7:30 p.m. at St. Matthews Church,
upstairs Conference room, 431 N.
Court 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.
•••
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.
•••
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.
•••
SOUL Sounds of Ukulele in Lapeer
meets the second Tuesday of
each month at Suncrest, 1455
Suncrest Dr., Lapeer, from 6-7:30
p.m. The group is open to all who
play the uke or would like to learn.
Sounds Of Ukuleles in Lapeer can

be found on Facebook or at www.
SoundsOfUkulelesinLapeer.com.
•••
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.
•••
Caring Together support group, first
Tuesday 3-4 p.m., at Devonshire
Retirement Village, 155 Devonshire
Dr., Lapeer. Details: 810-245-7689.
•••
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.
•••
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.
•••
Food addicts in recovery anonymous is
holding a free meeting at the Country
Christian Church, 5677 N. Lapeer
Rd., North Branch at 6-7:30 p.m. on
Tuesdays. For more information or a
list of additional meetings visit: www.
foodaddicts.org.

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.- noon 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. Our mission is to help the
children of Lapeer county.
•••
AWANA at Hadley Community Church
3638 Hadley Rd., Hadley on
Wednesday April 25 from 6:30-8:30
p.m. Open to all children kindergarten
through eighth grade to make new
friends, have fun and learn about the
bible. For more information, call 810-
797-4540.
•••
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group
from 6-7:30 p.m. on the fourth Wed.
of every month at the Marguerite De
Angeli Library, 921 W. Nepessing St.,
Lapeer. Details, 1-800-272-3900.
•••
Kiwanis Club of Lapeer holds weekly
meetings in the Lincoln Room in the
Lapeer Center Building on Wednesday

at 12:15 p.m. Come see what they
are all about. For questions, call
Sarah at 810-358-7396.
•••
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.
•••
Classical Music Appreciation with Fabs
Kaldobsky on the first Wednesday
of every month at 2 p.m. at the
Marguerite De Angeli Library, 921
W. Nepessing St., Lapeer. This
enlightening session is a free program
open to the public.
•••
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.
Details: Bonnie 810-338-8926
•••
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
Metamora Lions Club is welcoming new
members. Meetings are the second
and fourth Thursday of every month.
Come help with many events and
donate to a lot of charities. For more
information, call Ralph 248-840-0275.
•••
Heartprints Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Support Group Stronger Together
meets the first Thursday of each
month at 5 p.m. at Lapeer County
Medical Care Facility 1455 Suncrest
Dr., Lapeer. For more information, call
Katheryn Bell 810-358-7802 or Kris
Strickler 810-667-8511 ext. 129.
•••
The Lapeer County Democrats hold
meetings at the Lapeer Center
Building on the fourth Thursday of
every month. Potluck begins at 6 p.m.
with meeting at 7 with a new topic
discussion each month. You do not
have to be a member to attend. Bring
a dish to share.
•••
Lapeer County Republican Party meets
the third Thursday of the month.
Meetings are held at the Mayfield
Township Hall 1900 N. Saginaw St.,
Lapeer Additional information can be
found on the website www.lapeergop.

com or by calling Christina 810-728-
4911.
•••
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 Thur. This
is the main fund raiser 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.
•••
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.
•••
Lapeer Families Against Narcotics
meets on the second Thursday of
each month from 7-9 p.m. 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.
•••
The Recovery Network Double
Trouble Support Group meetings
at Lapeer County Mental Health,
1570 Suncrest Dr., Lapeer Thursday
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.
•••
Quilters Welcome to join Thimble Buddy
Quilt Guild meets on the second and
the fourth Thursday at Church of
Christ, 1680 N. Lapeer Rd., Lapeer at
1-3 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.
•••
Classic Car Meets every Thursday
at 5:30 p.m. at Tractor Supply
Company in Imlay City. All classic
cars welcome, no charge. For more
information, contact Debbie at 810-
724-8798.

Fridays
Autism Support Group meets the first
and third Friday of every month at
5:30-7:30 p.m. for ages 9 and up and
the second and fourth Wednesday’s
from 4:30-6 p.m. for ages 4 to 8 at
323 Jefferson St., Lapeer. Call Regina
at 810-623-2041 with any questions.

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