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Story Hour - "Bunny Tales", will be presented at the East Tawas Library, Friday March 31, from 9:30am to 10:30am. Stories will be read to children ages three to seven years by Diane Ray of Witz-End School of Theatre. Space is limited. Call Diane at (989)305-6767 to reserve a seat.
Oscoda-AiSable Chamber of Commerce Scholarships Available - The Chamber Scholarship is funded by the Oscoda-AuSable Chamber Golf Challenge, "Battle for the Paddle", held in August. For more info on the O.A.C.C. Scholarship or the Golf Challenge Scholarship Fundraiser "Battle for the Paddle" please contact the chamber office a (989)739-7322
Deadline for applications is Monday May 1, 2017
Butterfly Shadow Box Program - Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 2:00pm at Robert J. Parks Library 6010 N. Skeel Ave., Oscoda, MI. Artists Kristin & Erin of Twisted Twinz Emporium will assist attendees in designing and creating a unique keepsake. All materials (except photo) are provided. Kids must bring a 4"x6" full body photo of themselves. Limited to 25 participants! Call (989)739-9581 to reserve your spot! Sponsored by the Iosco-Arenac District Library, www.ioscoarenaclibrary.org
KLONDIKE Challenge Weekend - An AuSable River Canoe Marathon Fundraiser! Canoe/Kayak & Run/Walk Events. April 1st & April 2nd, 2017.
Schedule of Events-
Event registration begins at 11:00am at Chemical Bank on F-41. Cost of entry is $5 per paddler. Race starts at 1:00pm. Lunch and post race meeting to be held at the AuSable Inn, approximately 2:30pm, immediately following the completion of the canoe/kayak event.
Sunday--5K Run/Walk & 10K Run Challenges
Event registration begins at 11:00am across from the Van Etten Lake State Forest Campground on F-41. Cost of entry is $10 per person. Events start at 1:00pm. Awards presented on-site immediately following the completion of both the 5K and 10K events. For info please contact Justin Griffith (989)820-5196 or Rod Matthews (989)739-3948
Knights of Columbus in East Tawas - Invites everyone to Bingo each Sunday night. Doors open at 5:30, Bingo starts at 6:30 everyone is welcome.
Ogemaw County Business & Community Expo, West Branch, Mar. 30 - The Expo will be on March 30th at the Ogemaw Heights High School. You can register at the West Branch Chamber of Commerce (989)345-2821 or email you information to www.wbacc.com. Today is the last day to register & pay without a late fee. No registrations will be accepted after March 17th.
Iosco-Arenac District Library, April 1 - Join the fun at The Great Emoji Library Challenge April 1st to April 30th. Fun, Prizes, Games...The more branch libraries you visit and challenges you complete-the more chances you have to win a prize. Visit any of our eight branch libraries to get a game card and challenge details. Must be 18 years old or older to participate.
Save the Date...Iosco County Family Fun Fair!!!, Oscoda, April 29 - Celebrating the month of the Young Child with a Family Fun Fair. Saturday April 29th from 10:00am to 2:00pm ath the Oscoda High School, 3550 River Road, Oscoda. Highlights include: Family Portraits, face painting, car seat safety checks, Family Resources, prize giceaways and more! For mor info contact the Iosco County MSU Extension at 989-362-3449 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Kiwanis Club of Alpena and Alpena Booster's Club - Are sponsoring the "FLAG PROJECT", and they are looking for help. The goal is to honor fallen veterans with the "Heroes Avenue of Flags" which will line the Alpena Bi-Path from the Evergreen Cemetary to 11th Avenue. Each flag will be marked with a memorial plaque. The flags will be placed 5 times a year. Cost is just $50 a year. To make a donation to honor a fallen soldier, or for more info call Judy at 989-354-3543
Please Drop Off - Miner's Grove at the corner of Miller & Wilber roads is collecting soda can tabs. Proceeds benefit the Shriner's Hospital. The tab is the only pure aluminum part of the can....the can it's self can be returned for your deposit. But please remove the tab, and help children throught the Shriner's Hospital.
AuSable River Chapter of the Daughters of the Americian Revolution - The chapter is selling U.S. made flags to raise funds for their projects supporting schools, historical preservation and patriotism. U.S. flags, state flags and military service flags in all sizes are available. For info or to order please call 989-362-2337