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CALENDAR

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sundays
Dinner Theatre Murder Mystery
at the Lapeer Elk’s Lodge
#2567, 200 E. Nepessing St.,
Lapeer on Sunday, Aug. 21,
doors open at 5 p.m., dinner at
6 p.m., and the show starts at
7 p.m. Sunday Aug. 28 there
will be two performances with
a lunch or dinner show. Lapeer
Community Theatre presents
their popular dinner theatre
murder mystery with “The
Gangster’s Ball” version 2.0.
Come out for dinner and a
show as you work to solve this
who-done-it with lots of laughs
from a terrific cast. Tickets are
$20 in advance or $25 at the
door. Call 810-441-9075 for
tickets.
•••
35-year Celebration and Sunday
Service at the New Life
Christian Church 4411 Newark
Rd. Attica on Sunday, Aug.
21. Bring a friend and help us
celebrate 35 years come hear
Sr. Pastor Bill Strayer and The
Awake America 3.6.5. Team
from Calvary Chapel Worship
Center, New Port Richey, Fla.
For more information, contact
the church at 810-724-2702.
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Bike & Classic Car Rally
for Lions Bear Lake Blind
Camp for Kids at Knights of
Columbus Hall 1400 Orion
Rd., Lake Orion on Sunday,
Aug. 28, registration starts
at 10 a.m. Finish at Ray C’s
Harley Davidson 1491 Lapeer
Rd., Lapeer by 3:30 p.m. Rain
or shine, food available for
purchase at the end at Ray
C’s. Awards at 4 p.m. $20
entry, bikes, classic cars and
trucks. All traffic rules apply,
leave in groups of 6-10. 100
miles’ scenic ride through
Oakland, Macomb and Lapeer
Counties. Register at www.
LakeOrionLions.org or call 248-
249-6643.
•••
2nd Annual Pounding Pavement
for Paradise 5k fun run
and dog walk at Southern
Links Trail way in downtown
Columbiaville on Sunday, Sept.
11. Registration opens at 7
a.m., timed 5k run 8 a.m.
and dog run/walk begins at
9 a.m. Cost $30 per participant, register by Aug. 27 for a
T-shirt. Day of the event $35
without a shirt. Fundraiser for
the Paradise Animal Rescue.
Register online at www.parpets.
org.

Mondays
Summer Dinner at Columbiaville
United Methodist Church 4696
Pine St., Columbiaville on
Monday, August 22 from 5-7
p.m. Pasta night with mostaccioli and baked chicken alfredo,
salads, rolls and desserts.
Free will offering, take-outs
available. For more information, call the church at 810-
793-6363.
•••
7th Annual Mighty Mac
in Marathon Labor Day
Community Walk at Southern
Links Trailway in Columbiaville
and ending at Otter Lake
Trailhead on Monday, Sept. 5
at 9 a.m. No registration, just
come walk, return trip provided. Enjoy five miles of beautiful
countryside. Pancake breakfast
from 8-10 a.m. Fudge contest,
free to register.

Tuesdays
Back to the Bricks Cruise &
Car Show in Downtown Flint
under the arches now through
Saturday, Aug. 20. Tuesday
join the free movie night at
US 23 drive-in at 5 p.m.,
Wednesday and Thursday
cruise down Saginaw St. from
5-9 p.m. visit many of the sites
along the way. Friday night car
show, concert, and dance party
with a Motown theme, then
stroll downtown on Saturday to
admire vehicles of every age
and description, take pictures,
buy souvenirs, and enjoy the
fun. Tune up parties in different locations up to the main
event. Visit the website at
www.BacktotheBricks.org.
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Mid-Michigan Therapy Dogs
will host training classes at
Goodrich United Methodist
Church starting Tuesday, Aug.
30 at 7 p.m. Therapy dogs can
be any size or breed. Dogs
must have a good temperament, be well socialized, and
have basic obedience. Dogs
must be friendly, enjoy human
contact with the elderly and
children. A family pet that is
trained to provide affection and
comfort to people in hospitals,
nursing homes, grief camps,
reading programs in schools.
Dogs will be tested for Canine
Good Citizen Certification.
Pre-registration is required.

Classes fill up quickly, all
Kathie at 248-909-9522 or
Terri 248-521-2930. For more
information, visit the website
www.midmichigantherapydogs.
com.
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The Lapeer Art Association presents “Re-Imagined, Art of the
Recycled and the Imaginary”
in August through Sept.
17 at Gallery 194, 194 W.
Nepessing, Lapeer. Tuesday
through Saturday, noon to 6
pm. For more information, call
810-667-3632 or visit the website at lapeerart.org.

Wednesdays
Music On Main Street in
Downtown Davison on
Wednesday Evenings now
through Aug. 31 from 6-8 p.m.
Local bands and singers will
entertain Downtown Davison
in the lot across from the
Secretary of State office. Bring
your lawn chairs and enjoy a
wide variety of local talent for
the evening. Thanks to our
sponsor Hilton Screeners with
the Davison DDA for these
free events. For more information, visit the website www.
DavisonDDA.org.
•••
Heartprints Education Programs
at Lapeer County Medical
Care Facility 1455 Suncrest
Dr., Lapeer starting every
Wednesday Sept. 7 through
Sept. 28 from 4-6 p.m. Those
who love someone with
Alzheimer’s or Dementia will
learn what is masking, emotional rollercoaster, family
dynamics and effective communication and much more.
Program is free, space is limited. To register call Kris Stricker
810-644-8571 ext. 129 or
Kathryn Bell 810-358-7802.

Thursdays
Heartprints Alzheimer’s and
Dementia Resource Center at
Lapeer County Medical Care
Facility 1455 Suncrest Dr.,
Lapeer on Thursday, Sept. 1
from 6-8 p.m. The Unexpected
Journey is a comprehensive
presentation that will help participants understand the maze
that is elderly care such as the
difference between Alzheimers
and dementia and just getting
older. What is the difference
between in home care, AFC,
assisted care and long term
care. These and many other
questions will be answered.
Program is free, space is limited. To register call Kris Stricker
810-644-8571 ext. 129 or
Kathryn Bell 810-358-7802.
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22nd Annual Indoor-Outdoor
“Junque’ & Treasures Sale”
at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
Catholic Church 10828
Brandon Rd., Emmett on
Thursday, Sept. 15 9 a.m.
to 7 p.m. through Saturday,
Sept. 17 from 9 a.m. to noon.
$2 bag sale on Sat-urday.
Something for everyone.
Lunches, bake sale, and farmers market. Donations drop off
Saturday Sept. 10 to Tuesday,
Sept. 13 for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sponsored by The D of I and
Knights of Columbus. For more
information, call Darlene 810-
384-1786.

Fridays
Old Fashioned, Homemade
Strawberry Shortcakes “Under
the Tent” at the Immaculate
Conception Church during
Lapeer Days on Friday, Aug. 19
from 3-9 p.m. Saturday, Aug.
20 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and
Sunday, Aug. 21 from 10:30
a.m. to 2 p.m. Same great
price $3.50. For questions call,
810-664-8594.
•••
Movie Night at the New Life
Christian Church 4411 Newark
Rd. Attica on Friday, Aug. 19
from 7-9 p.m. featuring movie
“God’s Not Dead 2” at this
free movie event. For more
information, contact the church
at 810-724-2702.
•••
Diabetes Personal Action
Toward Health (PATH)
Workshop at the Lapeer
District Library 21 W.
Nepessing St., Lapeer on
Fridays through September
from 1:30-4 p.m. PATH is
designed to benefit adults with
chronic or ongoing health conditions including arthritis, heart
disease, diabetes, emphysema, asthma, bronchitis, and
depression. Family members,
friends, and caregivers are
also encouraged to attend.
Diabetes-PATH is for people
who are living with Type 2
diabetes. This free workshops
are sponsored by the National
Kidney Foundation of Michigan.
Visit the website at nkfm.org or
call, 810-232-0522 for more
information.
•••

Weekend in the Country Vintage
& Makers Market at the Karl
Richter Center 920 Baird St.,
Holly on Friday, Sept. 23 from
6-9 p.m. and Saturday, Sept.
24 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. All
inside market, features 120
of the very best makers, vintage purveyors and artisans.
Friday $10 priority shopping,
Saturday’s admission included.
Saturday: $6 general admission, 12 and under free. Free
parking and a shuttle service
available Saturday from the
Holly High School 6161 E.
Holly Rd. For more information, visit the website at www.
WeekendintheCountry.com.
•••
72nd Annual Greater Detroit
Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show
at Macomb Community College
South Campus and Expo
Center, 14500 E. 12 Mile
Rd., Warren on Friday, Oct. 14
through Sunday, Oct. 16 from
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Michigan
Mineralogical Society (MMS)
in affiliation with Cranbrook
Institute of Science presents
the family friendly event for
everyone from beginners to
the experienced collectors.
For children there are photo
opportunities with the dinosaur
Teratophoneus and a grab bag
where rocks and minerals are
free. This is a great group trip
and will help scouts earn badges. Cost $8 for adults; children
5-12 $4; uniformed Scouts $3;
seniors $5. Parking is free. For
more information, contact the
Michigan Mineralogical Society
Organization’s website www.
michmin.org or call 248-224-
0752.

Saturdays
Meet & Greet Nick Castellanos
at Todd Wenzel Buick GMC of
Davison 1146 S. State Rd,
Davison on Saturday, Aug. 20
from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Come meet Detroit third baseman Nick Castellanos and get
a signed picture. Visit the website www.toddwenzel.com.
•••
Awake America 3.6.5. Team
at New Life Christian Church
4411 Newark Rd., Attica on
Saturday, Aug. 20 from 10
a.m. The Awake America
3.6.5. Team along with Pastor
Bill Strayer are from Calvary
Chapel Worship Center in New
Port Richey, Florida. They are
a team showing people compassion and the humility and
will be here to stir up people
to make a difference in their
community. There is no cost
and everyone is welcome to
stay for our Family Summerfest
that begins at 1 p.m. For more
information, visit the website
awakeamerica365.com.
•••
Family Summerfest Picnic at
the New Life Christian Church
4411 Newark Rd. Attica on
Saturday, Aug. 20 from 1-4
p.m. Free food, raffles, popcorn, inflatables, hayride,
music and more. Mini-facials,
pedicures and blood pressure
screening. Come join the free
fun. For more information,
contact the church at 810-724-
2702.
•••
Stash sale, Swap meet & Craft
Show with Capac Quilters in
Training at St. John’s Lutheran
Church Parish Hall, 109
E. Kempf Court, Capac on
Saturday, Sept. 10 from 10
a.m. till 3 p.m. For an application, questions or directions
email susanalong456@gmail.
com or call 609-827-0879.
•••
2nd Annual Lapeer County MS
Walk and Run at Lamb Steel
Park 333 E. Third St., Imlay
City on Saturday, Sept. 17 at
10 a.m. Walkers, runners, individuals or teams for a timed
run. Walking for a cure for
Multiple Sclerosis. Donations
accepted, $35 suggested or
collect to give more. To register on the website at walkmsmi.org.
•••
Walk for Hope at Columbiaville
United Methodist Church 4696
Pine St., Columbiaville on
Saturday, Sept. 17 from 8 a.m.
to noon. Heart health, diabetes
awareness, fighting all cancers.
Sponsors needed. Registration
fee $5, bring donations to
support your cause. Breakfast,
lunch, snacks, bottled water,
prizes. For more information
and to register call the church
at 810-793-6363.
•••
Ireland’s Dream 5K Fun Run
for Cerebral Palsy at the Jack
Abernathy Regional Park,
Frank Boyce Pkwy, Davison on
Saturday, Sept. 17 at 9 a.m.
Cost $25 race will inclued
The Cerebral Palsy Swagger,
a short race for those of all
ages living with cerebral palsy,
where they are welcome to ride
in a stroller, crawl, walk, run,

use a gait trainer, crutches,
wheelchair, get carried by their
incredibly strong and amazing
parents, sing silly songs, simply be amazing, or anything
else they need to do to cross
the finish line. There will be
bubbles galore, 1st, 2nd, and
3rd place prizes, and a prize
for best pajamas. To register
go to the website irelandsdream.com, or call 810-814-
0559.
•••
Euchre Tournament at American
Legion Hall 1701 W. Genesee
St., Lapeer on Saturday, Sept.
24. Registration at 5:30 p.m.
Game time at 6:30 p.m. $25
per person, only 150 tickets
will be sold. Sponsored by
the Lapeer Sunrise Kiwanis.
Proceeds help feed children
of Lapeer Schools in need on
the weekends. Silent auction,
cash bar, prizes, 50/50 raffle.
Sandwiches, pretzels, and desserts will be provided. For tickets contact, Carol at 810-845-
2886 or Lori 810-724-8652.
•••
Revolutionary War Soldier
Grave Dedication at
Metamora Cemetery Dryden
Rd., Metamora on Saturday,
Sept. 24 at 1:30 p.m. This
free DAR marker dedication ceremony honoring Pvt.
Moses Porter, who served
in the Revolutionary War in
Connecticut. Moses Porter
died in Michigan in 1840 and
is buried in the Metamora
Cemetery. A reception following
the ceremony will be held at
the Old Town Hall in the Village
of Metamora. For more information, contact Stoney Creek
and Louisa St. Clair Chapters,
National Society Daughter of
the American Revolution 248-
375-5714.

VENDORS NEEDED

3rd Annual Craft and Vendor
Show at New Life in Christ
Lutheran Church 6007 Fish
Lake Rd., North Branch on
Saturday, Oct. 1 from 9 a.m.
to 4 p.m. Rain or shine, no
strollers. Youth group booths
for donations of refreshments.
For vendor space, call Vickie
810-688-4557 or Cindy 810-
688-3756.
•••
26th Annual Fall Arts and Crafts
Show at Davison High School
1250 N Oak Rd, Davison on
Saturday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m.
to 4 p.m. Over 100 booths
will at this wrestling boosters
sponsored show. For space
and further information call Joe
Smetanka at 810-658-0440.
•••
Historic Farmers Market of
Lapeer runs every Wednesday
and Saturday until Saturday,
Oct. 29 from 9 a.m. to 3
p.m. Downtown Lapeer on the
Historic Courthouse Square
participate in SNAP, DUFB,
PROJECT FRESH-SENIOR and
WIC. Vendor space call Denise
810-882-8032 and visit the
website at www.historicfarmersmarketoflapeer.com.
•••
Fall Craft Bazaar and Bake Sale
at First Presbyterian Church
433 N. Calhoun, Lapeer on
Saturday Nov. 5 from 10 a.m.
to 3 p.m. Hand crafters needed. This is the fourth annual
show with a bazaar and bake
sale items for sale, 6x8 foot
space is available for $15.
Deadline is Oct. 24. Space is
limited, to reserve call Laurie
Pagel 810-444-2053.
•••
24th Annual Juried Arts & Crafts
Show for Lapeer High Project
Graduation at LCS Center for
Innovation 170 Millville Rd.,
Lapeer on Saturday, Nov. 12
from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Seeking
crafters for our great show.
Sold out of spaces early last
year. Call Denise for information 810-882-8032.
•••
St. Paul Lutheran Annual Craft &
Holiday Bazaar at the St. Paul
Lutheran Church, 90 Millville
Rd. Lapeer on Saturday, Nov.
12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $30
for one table or $50 for two
tables, crafters and vendors
still welcome. Call 810-664-
6653 or email ckohl.stpaul@
yahoo.com for an application.
•••
Christmas Craft Show at
Columbiaville United Methodist
Church 4696 Pine St.,
Columbiaville on Saturday,
Nov. 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Taking applications for crafters
and vendors, non-profits, and
commercial accepted. Indoor
and outdoor booths. For more
information and to register, call
the church at 810-793-6363.

REUNIONS

Class Reunions

Columbiaville All School Reunion & Luncheon at Columbiaville

Community Center 4605 Pine
St., Columbiaville on Saturday,
Aug. 27 at 1 p.m. All former
teachers, alumni, and their
families invited. Contact Floyd
Klauka by Aug. 16 if you are
going.
•••
North Branch High School 60th
Class Reunion for the class of
1956 is at the Masonic Lodge
4058 Huron St., North Branch
on Saturday, Sept. 10 from
6 p.m. until midnight. Cost is
$25 per couple, $12.50 single.
Reservations must be received
by August 18. Call Jack Wnuk
810-664-4425.
•••
North Branch High School
30th Alumni Reunion will be
held Sunday, Sept. 11 in the
North Branch High School
Cafeteria. Doors open at 10
a.m. with dinner served at 1
p.m. All graduates from 1966
and prior years are invited to
attend. Cost is $16 per person. Graduates from 1946 and
prior years are recognized as
“super seniors” and are free of
charge. Contact Anabel Harris
at 810-348-6278 to register.

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.
•••
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.

Fridays
Friday Dinners at the VFW Post
4139, 128 Daley Rd., Lapeer,
on the first and third Fridays
of every month until spring.
The first Friday to always be a
fish dinner, served with potato, salad, roll and dessert.
The third Friday dinners TBA.
Dinners are from 5-8 p.m.
Public welcome.

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
breakfast is pancakes, sausage, applesauce, orange juice
and coffee with refills $5, and
add eggs is $6. Contact Terry
at 810-793-6343.
•••
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.
•••
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.

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