Summer Programs at Thunder Bay National Marine San
Over 20 programs available for kids from June through August this summer at the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary visitor center. Visit www.thunderbayfriends.org for full schedule and calendar and to reserve a spot today!
Rotary Summer Concert Series
The Oscoda Rotary Club's Summer Concert Series will be held every Thursday night beginning at 7pm in the Oscoda Beach Bandshell:
-June 28th- Blue Water Ramblers
-July 5th- Blues Abusers
-July 12th- Sunshine String Band
-July 19th-Gibson & Steel & Heart & Soul
-July 26th- Pick'n Steel
-August 2nd-The Victory Trio
-August 9th- Flipside
-August 16th- Boogie 2 Shooz
-August 23rd- Jerry Schmidt & Tipsico Road to benefit Special Olympics
Tawas United Methodist Church VBS
The Tawas United Methodist Church, on M-55, Tawas City, will host Vacation Bible School "Deep Sea Adventure":
Monday, July 9th 9-11:30am
Tuesday, July 10th 9-11:30am
Wednesday, July 11th 9-11:30am
Thursday, July 12th 9-11:30am
Friday, July 13th 9-11:30am
Register at the Church or online at Tawas UMC Dot Org
Iosco Arenac District Library
The Iosco Arenac District Library Summer Reading program presents Magician Cameron Zvara:
Tuesday, July 10th: 10:30am at the Robert J. Parks Library in Oscoda & 2pm in the East Tawas Community Center
Wednesday, July 11th: 10:30am at the Whittemore Branch Library & 2pm at Plainfield Township Library in hale
Thursday, July 12th: 10:30am at AuGres Community Library & 2pm at Mary Johnston Memorial Library in Standish
Tawas Masons Pastie Sale
The Tawas Masonic Lodge will be selling beef pasties with gravy for $5 each beginning at 9am:
Thursday, July 12th
Thursday, July 26th
at the Lodge on M-55 in Tawas City.
Sunrise Side Lifelong Learning
Sunrise Side Lifelong Learning will hold a Sign Language Class at the IRESA Tech Center, 27 north Rempert Road, Tawas City from 10:30-11:30am:
Tuesday, July 10th
Thursday, July 12th
Tuesday, July 17th
Thursday, July 19th
Tuesday, July 24th
Thursday, July 26th
Tuesday, July 31st
Cost is $25 for members, $45 for non-members. To register or for more information call 362-3006 ext. 168.
Red Cross Blood Drive West Branch
The American Red Cross will hold a Blood Drive Thursday, July 12th, noon-5:45pm at the Knights of Columbus #2022, 601 Columbus Drive, West Branch. Call 800 Red Cross for more information.
Tinker Thursday will be held Thursday, July 12th, 3-5pm, at the Curtis Township Library, 4884 Bamfield Road in Glennie. The free program is open to children 5-12 with responsible adult. Call 335-1361 for more information.
Brush By The Bay
The Tawas Bay Art Gallery will host "Brush By The Bay" Thursday, July 12th, 6:30-9pm at the Gallery, 302 Newman Street, East Tawas. The painting will be "Blue Butterfly" with Kate Kelsey. Cost is $35 and includes supplies. To register or for more information call 362-5613.
Paddling Film Festival – 2018 World Tour
As part of the Sanctuary Cinema Series, Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary is hosting Paddling Film Festival – 2018 World Tour! The Paddling Film Festival is an international adventure film tour presenting the world’s best paddling films of the year – whitewater, sea kayaking, canoeing, SUP, action and lifestyle – in more than 120 cities and towns across Canada, United States and around the world.
With 20 inspiring paddling films shortlisted for the World Tour, including the 10 festival category winners, audiences will see hairy whitewater action, sea kayakers exploring remote coastlines, northern river canoe expeditions, international river travel films, motivating environmental documentaries, grueling kayak fishing battles and hilarious short films capturing the lighter side of paddling life.
Attracting paddlers and outdoor enthusiasts, audiences can expect a fun, social and entertaining event inspired by compelling films