2015-09-06 / Bulletin Board

BULLETIN Board

ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS

Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box 158; Chesaning, MI 48616, or fax information to (989) 845-4397. Notices may also be e-mailed to tccnews@mihomepaper.com. Information must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday to be published in the following Sunday’s paper.

GOVERNMENT MEETINGS

• OAKLEY VILLAGE COUNCIL will meet at 7
p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8, at the village hall, 205
Parshall St., Oakley.
• ALBEE TOWNSHIP BOARD will meet at 8 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 8, at the township hall, 10645
East Road, Burt.
• MONTROSE CITY COUNCIL will meet at 7
p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10 at the city office, 141
Parkway St.
• NEW LOTHROP VILLAGE COUNCIL will meet
at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at the village
office, 9435 Beech St., New Lothrop.
• ST. CHARLES VILLAGE COUNCIL will meet
at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, in the council
chambers at the village office, 110 W. Spruce
St., St. Charles.
• CHESANING DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT
AUTHORITY (DDA) will meet at 7 p.m. on
Wednesday, Sept. 9 in the council chambers at the village office, 1100 W. Broad St.,
Chesaning.
• TAYMOUTH TOWNSHIP BOARD will meet at 7
p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, in the township hall,
4343 Birch Run Rd., Birch Run.

CLUBS AND CIVIC GROUPS

• CHESANING LIONS CLUB members will meet
at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8 at the Lions Hall,
17200 Corunna Road, Chesaning.
• CHESANING AMERICAN LEGION POST #212
will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at
the Legion Hall on McKeighan Road. Veterans
who want more information about joining the
organization may call (989) 845-3300 and leave
a message.
• The NEW LOTHROP HUGH McCURDY
MASONIC LODGE #381 meets on the second
Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Contact
Ray Chapman, W.M., at (810) 638-5239 or
Lanny Neighorn, Sec. at (810) 638-5725.
• RETIREES of Redmonds, Singer, Controls
Company, Allied Motions and Motor Products
get together on the second Tuesday of each
month at noon to talk of old times and just have
fun at Ponderosa Steak House, 1441 E. M-21,
Owosso. For more information, contact Betty
Muirhead at (989) 845-2175 or Mable Springer
at (989) 725-9098.
• CHESANING AREA CHAMBER OF
COMMERCE will meet at 8 a.m. Thursday, Sept.
10 at the Chamber Office, 218 N. Front St.,
Chesaning.
• PARK FRIENDS continue to meet on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month from
9 to 10 a.m. at Cole Park in Chesaning. It’s a
good place to meet new friends and improve the
parks. Any questions, call 845-2258.
• The Chesaning Chamber of Commerce will be
hosting its annual APPRECIATION PICNIC for
volunteers, sponsors and chamber members
and their families on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 6

p.m. in Showboat Park. Come and enjoy a picnic
dinner with pop, water and drinks provided.
• There will be four DAR-CERTIFIED
GENEALOGISTS at the Montrose Historical and
Telephone Pioneer Museum on Saturday, Oct.
10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to help family history
researchers put holes in their brick walls and
find their Revolutionary War patriots. Those
attending should bring any and all information
pertaining to the family they want help with to
the museum. Time slots are limited, so interested persons should call (810) 639-6644 to
reserve one. The museum is located at 144 E.
Hickory St., Montrose.
• Mike O’Sullivan will be the GUEST SPEAKER
at the Montrose Historical and Telephone
Pioneer Museum on Monday, Sept. 7 at 7 p.m.
He will be talking about homing pigeons from a
home hobbyist’s point of view. He will release
his birds at the museum prior to his talk for
attendees to admire as they fly home. Come
join in for an entertaining night of birds, a witty
presenter, good company and cake and coffee.
The museum is located at 144 E. Hickory St. in
Montrose.

SUPPORT GROUPS

• A PARKINSON DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP
will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m.
in the Community Room of the Medical Arts
Building at Owosso Memorial Healthcare. For
information contact Karen Prussner, RN, facilitator, at (989) 723-6901.

CHURCHES

• Trinity Baptist Church, 7090 S. Graham Road, St. Charles, is holding its 50TH ANNIVERSARY GOLDEN JUBILEE CELEBRATION on Sunday, Sept. 13. A Celebration Memories Gathering will be held at 10 a.m., a Celebration Message Gathering will be held at 11 a.m., and a Celebration Meal Gathering will be held at noon. Those planning to attend are asked to reserve a space no later than Sunday, Sept. 6 by calling (989) 865-9518 or Tammy at (989) 574-7273.

SENIORS
• There will be a SENIOR HEALTH FAIR on
Saturday, Sept. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
at the First United Methodist Church of New
Lothrop, 7495 Orchard St. Presenters will
include a nutritionist/dietician from McLaren
Health Care; advance care planning; a physical
therapist from MHG; neuro-stroke information
and blood pressure checks; the Valley Area
Agency on Aging; Mannor Elder Law; and veterans. A free healthy lunch and beverages will be
provided for all. Everyone is welcome.

REUNIONS
• The Chesaning Union High School Class of
1975 will be having its 40TH CLASS REUNION
on Saturday, Sept. 26 at the new Pintown
Pizza and Lanes in Chesaning, next to the Peet
Community Center, starting at 7 p.m. There will
be a cash bar and food can be ordered from the
menu. A 50/50 raffle will be held to defray cost,
with the drawing at 10 p.m. Come early, stay
late, just come. Spread the word and check out
the Facebook page at 1975 Chesaning Union
40th Class Reunion.

ODDS & ENDS

• The First United Methodist Church of New Lothrop, 7495 Orchard St., will host

EMPOWERING PARENTING free for all age parents and grandparents. Two 90 minute parenting support classes (with a third to be determined) will be held on Thursday, Sept. 17 and Sept. 24 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the church. The classes will be led by Jerry and Dannett Rice. To register or for more information, call (810) 638- 5702 or email umc7495@gmail.com. • There will be a NEW MUSIC JAM at the Marion Springs Conservation Club, 20390 W. Brant Road, Brant, on the second Tuesday of each month from 2-4 p.m. Acoustic instruments only, please. For information, call Jim Van Luven at (989) 845-6721 or Dave Smith at (989) 865- 9393. Admission is free.

FUNDRAISERS
• Scrapbook fans will enjoy the fifth annual
SCRAPBOOK FALL CROP FUNDRAISER on
Saturday, Sept. 12 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at
the Good Shepherd Family Life Center, 400 N.
Saginaw St., in Montrose. The public is invited
to attend the 12-hour scrapbook event. Guests
may bring projects and supplies. The $40 registration fee includes breakfast, lunch, dinner,
dessert, beverages, snacks, games and prizes.
Vendors will be on hand to sell scrapbook
supplies. There will be a “crop related” garage
sale/silent auction. Bring items to trade or no
longer needed – participants keep the profit.
Participants will be seated at a six-foot table
with electrical outlet, and receive free valet
service by teens who will be nearby throughout
the day to serve and help if needed. Proceeds
benefit the youth group and help defray expenses for its annual jamboree event. To register, or
for more details, call or text Lura Lamb at (810)
836-5780.

• The Montrose Good Shepherd Knights of
Columbus Council 8669, 400 N. Saginaw St.,
invite the public to its weekly FISH FRY from 4-7
p.m. every Friday, beginning Sept. 11, and ending Good Friday, March 25, 2016. Guests can
choose to dine in or take out (hand-battered)
fish, shrimp or chicken dinners. Dinners are $9
and combo dinners are $11. All meals include
coleslaw, french fries and a roll.
• Nativity Lutheran Church, 625 W. Clinton, St.
Charles, will be having a community pig roast
“PIG IN THE PINES” on Saturday, Sept 12 from
1 to 5 p.m. There will be live musical entertainment all day, kids activities and lots of good
food. Suggested donations are $7 for adults,
$4 for children under age 16, free for children
under age 5, or $20 for families. For more information contact the church office at (989) 865-
9964 or e-mail 625w.clinton@sbcglobal.net.
• There will be a COMMUNITY SOUP SUPPER
on the second Saturday of each month from 5
to 7 p.m. at the Trinity United Methodist Church,
1629 Brady St., Chesaning. No reservations
are needed and there is no cost. The supper is
open to all. Those in need of a ride should call
(989) 845-3157 Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to
2 p.m.
• There will be a BREAKFAST BUFFET served
on Saturday, Sept. 12 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at
the Masonic Temple in Montrose. The cost is
$6.50 for the all-you-can-eat meal. Proceeds will
go towards the scholarship fund.
• The annual CHICKEN/HAM DINNER at
St. Cyril Catholic Church, 517 E. Main St.,

Bannister, will be held on Sunday, Sept. 13.
Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Dinner is
from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the parish hall.
The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children 12 and
under, and free for preschoolers.

BAZAARS AND CRAFT SHOWS

• The 11th annual DOLL SHOW AND SALE
will be held on Sunday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m.
to 3:30 p.m. at the Dom Polski Hall, 3415
N. Linden Road, Flint. The show will feature
modern, collectible and antique dolls, Barbie
and fashion dolls, accessories, clothing and
more. Doll stringing and appraisals will also be
available. Admission is $2 and there will be
door prizes and food service available. The hall
is on Linden Road, south of Pierson Road, with
entrance in the rear.
• There will be a FALL FRENZY BAZAAR on
Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
at Oliver Woods Retirement Village, 1310 W.
Oliver St., Building #3, Owosso. Visit Scentsy,
Young’s Essential Oils, Simpsons Greenhouse,
Thirty-One, Pampered Chef, Origami Owl, one-ofa kind crafts and lots of cash and carry items.
For more information, contact Mable at (989)
277-5954.

HEALTH & SAFETY

• A free, comprehensive and holistic five-part
lecture series “SURVIVING THE HEALTH CARE
CRISIS,” developed and presented by Dr. Roy
Small to prepare the community for the developing healthcare crisis, will be given in five 90
minute programs Monday evenings at 6 p.m.
Sept. 14 through Oct. 12 at the Peet Community
Center in Chesaning. The series will include
topics of mental health, understanding and overcoming pain, disease prevention, graceful aging
and so much more. Call (989) 845-4949 for
more information.
• TRI-TOWNSHIP FIRE DEPARTMENT BOARD
will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 10, at
Station No. 1, 106 Spruce St. in St. Charles.
• The CHESANING/BRADY FIRE DEPARTMENT
BOARD will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 8
at 6 p.m. at Station No. 1 on Brady Road in
Chesaning.

SCHOOLS
• MONTROSE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
BOARD OF EDUCATION Finance and Facilities
Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. and the
Employee and Public Relations Committee will
meet at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 8 in the
Central Office conference room.

VETERANS
• There will be a FREE EVENT for veterans and
their spouses on Thursday, Sept. 10 at the
Owosso American Legion Post, 201 E. Mason
St., Owosso. Presentations will be given on
federal, state and county burial benefits by the
Great Lakes National Cemetery and Shiawassee
County Veterans Affairs and Services. Guests
can then take a chartered motor coach tour to
Holly and the Great Lakes National Cemetery.
The event starts at 8:30 a.m. with coffee and
doughnuts. Presentations will be from 9 to 10
a.m., with questions from 10 to 10:15 a.m. The
bus will depart at 10:30 a.m. and return at 1:30
p.m. Seating is limited and can be reserved by
calling (989) 723-5234. The presentation is
sponsored by Nelson-House Funeral Homes.

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