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Up Coming Community Events

 

 

Tawas Area Knights of Columbus - The Tawas Area Knights of Columbus will be starting their Sunday night Bingo, Sunday, September 13th at Rushman Hall in East Tawas.  Doors open at 4:30pm and the games starting at 6:30pm.  Please wear a mask and social distance if required.

 

NEMCSA FOOD DISTRIBUTION - NOVEMBER 2020 SCHEDULE

Iosco County

Hale - Plainfield Twp. Resource Center, 220 N. Washington, Hale

Monday, Nov. 2nd 11am to 1pm

Oscoda - Oscoda Senior Center, 653 State St., Oscoda

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd 9am to 1pm

 

Arenac County

Standish - Divine Shepard Christian Community, 4335 W. M61, Standish

Wednesday, Nov. 11th 3pm to 6pm

 

Ogemaw County

West Branch - First United Methodist Church, 2490 W. State Rd. West Branch

Thursday, Nov. 19th 11am to 1pm

 

Alcona County

Lincoln - Alcona County Council on Aging, 205 Church St., Lincoln

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd 10am to 12pm

 

Oscoda County

Mio - Mio Senior Center, 429 N. Mt. Tom Rd, Mio

Wednesday, Nov. 11th 8am to 11am

 

Alpena County

Alpena - East Campus, 801 W. Miller St., Alpena

Tuesday, Nov. 17th 12:30pm to 2pm

 

Montmorency County

Atlanta - Atlanta Senior Center, 11780 M33, Atlanta

Wednesday, Nov. 18th 12pm to 2pm

Hillman - Hillman VFW Post #2356, 441 S. State, Hillman

Wednesday, Nov. 18th 12:30 to 2pm

Lewiston - Lewiston50+ Club (Senior Center), 2811 Kneeland St., Lewiston

Wednesday, Nov. 18th 11am to 2pm

 

Otsego County

Gaylord - Otsego County United Way, 116 E. Fifth St., Gaylord

Wednesday, Nov.11th 10:30am to 1pm

 

Crawford County

Grayling - American Legion Hall, Bus Loop 27, Grayling

Monday, Nov. 9th 1pm to 2:30pm

 

Presque Isle County

Onaway - Onaway Senior Center, 4203 Lynn St., Onaway

Thursday, Nov. 19th 9am to 12pm

Posen - Posen Senior Center, 6520 Darga Hwy., Posen

Thursday, Nov. 19th 9am to 12pm

 

Cheboygan County

Cheboygan - Black River Full Gospel Church, 2732 Orchard Beach Rd., Cheboygan

Wednesday, Nov. 11th 12pm to 2pm


             

 

 

 

HALLOWEEN ACTIVITIES

 

Deranged Manor - Deranged Manor Haunted Attraction takes place every Friday and Saturday from 8pm to 10pm and every Sunday at twilight for kids only.  The Friday and Saturday attraction features live actors, while the Sunday event dose not.  The Deranged Manor is located at 1805 Greenwood in Prescott.

 

Wangler's Wagon Wheel - Will be hosting Trunk or Treating and Hay Ride, Saturday, October 24th from 4pm to 6pm.  Please come "Masked" as your favorite character and social distance. Free hot cocoa, $1 Hotdogs, $1.50 Sloppy Joes. Come and Meet the new K9 Kip and Deputy Justin Noffsinger.  For more info please call Sue at (989)390-7196.

 

will be hosting a Trunk or Treat Event on Oct 28, 2020 from 5 pm to 7 pm at 2801 Sterling Rd., Omer, MI 48749. This event will be held outside in the parking lot. Bring your goodies and open your trunk for a bootiful day of treating the children.

 

Alcona County Commission On Aging - ATTENTION ALCONA KIDS! Want a fun safe place to get candy? Come to the first Annual ACCOA Trunk or Treat Friday, October 30th from 5pm to 8pm located at 207 S Church St, Lincoln, MI 48742. There will be Free Food, prizes, games, and CANDY! Feel free to dress up for the occasion, prizes will be given for the best costume! If you or your organization is interested in helping with the event or wanting to do a trunk please contact ACCOA at 989-334-3466 or info@alconaseniors.org

 

Kid's Night Out - Rogers Family Foods in Hale will be hosting Kid's Night Out, Friday, October 30th, from 5pm to 7pm.  There will be toilet paper bowling, cupcake walk, cookie decorating, games and more.  Stop down for a night of fun, prizes, giveaways, and snacks.  Free Apple Cider and Donut Holes.  For more info please call CJ or Julie at (989)728-2711.

 

Mask-O-Ween - Come and join the Downtown East Tawas Businesses for a Mask-O-Ween-Hall-O-Ween, Saturday, October 31st from 4:30pm to 5:30pm.  Trick or Treat Downtown East Tawas Businesses on Newman St. Please wear a mask and try to scare us, spook us and make us laugh with your mask creativity. Businesses will be handing out candy outside.

 

Trick or Treat - Come on out to Comstock Nelson Park in Luzerne for Trick or Treat on Saturday, October 31st from 5pm to 7pm.  So bring your Ghosts and Goblins for treats, everyone is welcome to bring a basket full of treats to pass out.  For more details please call Peg at (989)390-3889.

 

Oscoda AuSable Senior Center -  A free community event Hallowee night, October 31st from 5pm to 7pm will be held at the Oscoda AuSable Senior Center.  This will be a trunk or treat for all ages, so come on out and decorate your trunk and pass out candy.  For more info please call (989)739-3312 or (989)739-8807 to reserve your spot.

 

Halloween Benefit Party - A Halloween Benefit Party will be held at Kimmie's Pub n Grub in Prescott, October 31st from 9pm to 1am.  The event serves as a fundraiser for Ogemaw County Marine Corps Toys for Tots.  Ticket proceeds go towards Toys for Tots, however, seating is limited.  A toy donation box will be available as well.  Other events include drink specials and a costume contest.  For reservations and more info pleas call (989)873-1720.

 

Trunk or Treat - Skidway Lake will hold a Trunk or Treat October 31st, from 5pm to 7pm at the Family Dollar.  For info please call April Mason at (989)578-8768 or Janet at (989)387-2640.  Halloween Parade Line up begins at 3pm outside of Rosati's Market.  The parade starts at Skunk Hollow and ends at Roo's Pharmacy.

 

Get Off your Feet and Take A Seat -  D & R Acres Hobby and Rescue Farm will host Get Off Your Feet and Take a Seat on Saturday, October 31st from 1pm to 5pm.  Events include a hay ride, open house, farm tour, face painting, petting zoo and raffle basket.  RSVP is required for attendance of the event.  For more info and RSVP please call (989)685-8046.

 

Lakeview Manor Trick or Treat - Lakeview Manor of Tawas invites all children of our community to attend their Trick or Treating event, Saturday, October 31st from 1pm to 3pm.  There will be stations along the outside of the building with candy so that the residents can enjoy the costumes.  There will be directions of where to go when you arrive.  The residents are looking forward to seeing all the children dressed up.  Please remember to be safe and stay healthy.  Lakeview is located at 408 N. Fifth Street in Tawas City.

 

Trunk or Treat - The Twining, Mason, Turner Fire Department and the Twining Baptist Church is hosting a Trunk or Treat, Saturday, October 31st from 5pm to 8pm, with line up to start decorating cars at 4pm.  Everyone is Welcome!! There will be prized for decorated cars with a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

 

Medilodge of Tawas - Medilodge of Tawas is inviting everyone to a Halloween car parade, October 31st at 11am.  Line up is in the United Methodist Church parking lot at 10am.  Decorate your car or just a sign that says Happy Halloween.  Let's show the residents some Halloween love!

 

Plainfield Township Trunk or Treat - The Plainfield Fire Department will be holding a Trunk or Treat at the Fire Hall, Saturday, October 31st from 5pm to 7pm. Bring the kids out for a frightening good time.

 

Tawas area Trick or Treating - Will be October 31st from 5pm to 8pm.  This year please adhere to any public health recommendations from the District Health Department No.2 (www.dhd2.org). For those who choose to hand out candy, you may want to consider some creative ideas that allow you to do so while maintaining a safe distance from others. Also please watch for updates from the City or public health officials.  Be Smart, Be Safe and Have Fun!!!

 

Iosco County Trunk or Treat - Come and enjoy a spooky time at the Iosco County Fairgrounds for a evening of Trunk and Treating. It will be held at the fairgrounds in Hale, Saturday, October 31st from 5pm to 7pm.  All are welcome to come hand out candy to all of our local kiddos!  Businesses and families, dress up your trunk or vehicle and let's have some FUN!! Any questions, please call Brooke at (989)372-0298.

 

Cedar Valley Campground - Halloween at Cedar Valley Campground 3757  N. Weaver Rd in

Comins will be hosting Halloween Family Fun Day, Saturday, October 31st starting at 10am. 

10am - Donuts & Hot Apple Cider

1pm - Hay Rides

4pm - Trick or Treating

7pm - Halloween Movie

9pm - Best Decorated Camper Contest

Register for camping at www.experiencecedarvalley.com/rv-park, (989)848-2792

 

City of West Branch - Will hold Trick or Treating Saturday, October 31st from 6pm to 8pm.

 

First United Methodist Church - West Branch will be holding it's 5th Annual Grab n Go, Saturday, October 31st from 4pm to 8pm.

 

Country Ramble - Country Ramble 2020 will be held Friday, November 6th and Saturday, November 7th in Rose City.  To start the Country Ramble, pick up a map/entry sheet at any of these participating businesses, Water's Edge Studio, Rose Valley Winery, Berg's Trading Post, and The Rusty Red Rose.  You can pick up the map/entry form Friday, November 6th or Saturday, November 7th! Then visit each place to get entered to win the $50.00 grand prize!  Each business will be putting together a gift basket.  With each $10 purchase you will get an extra entry to win 1 of the 4 gift baskets!  When you are done and hungry bring you entry sheet to the Faull Inn for 10% off your meal!  So come on out and enjoy Rose City and these fine businesses.

 

Wishing For Christmas - The Aplex in Alpena is presenting "Wishing For Christmas" Arts and Craft Show, Saturday, November 7th from 9am to 3pm.  For more info please call (989)354-6164.

 

Santa Parade and Depot Lighting - Come on out to the Standish Historic Depot Santa Parade, Friday, November 27th from 6pm to 8pm, with line up starting at 5pm.  So light up your vehicles, tractor trailers, tractors, wreckers, trucks, 4 wheelers, golf carts, motorcycles, bikers, walkers/carolers, and help light up the parade.  NO live Santa's on floats or walkers, and NO candy please for safety concerns due to evening parade. For more info please contact (989)718-3021 or standishdepot.org. You can also check out The Standish Historical Depot Welcome Center Facebook Page.

 

Whittemore Chamber -  Annual Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, December 5th from 10am to 3pm at 405 East Sherman St., Whittemore.  For more info please call Terri Valent (989)254-1656 or Kandi Steinley (989)928-1267

 

 

 

FARMERS MARKETS

 

WEST BRANCH FARMERS MARKET

DOWNTOWN WEST BRANCH - SOUTH 3RD ST

SATURDAYS FROM 8AM TO 2PM

NOW THROUGH OCTOBER 24, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

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