October 19, 2017 RSS feed / Happenings

Kiwanis, Rotary ‘winners’ in 10th annual Camel Race

“Homer,” The Home Depot camel, may have won the 10th annual Camel Race, but it was the children’s projects supported by sponsors Houghton Lake Kiwanis and Houghton Lake Rotary that were the real winners Oct. 14.  More...

‘Paint & Take’ event to benefit Relay For Life

A Relay For Life Paint & Take event is planned Nov. 11 at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church of the North, Roscommon.  “Anyone can do this!” is the billing organizers are giving the event. More...

Oh Brother Big Sister to perform at Playhouse Friday

The Houghton Lake Historical Play­house will welcome the musical duo Oh Brother Big Sister Oct. 20.  More...

SHENANIGAN’S FOR RELAY

Shenanigan’s Pub Trivia Night Oct. 14 raised $120 for Relay For Life of Roscommon County. So far, the recurring Trivia Nights have raised $935 for Relay For Life. More...

BLUEGILL BUTTON DESIGNERS

Winners of the 2018 Bluegill Festival Button Design contest were hon­ored during the recent homecoming assembly at Charlton Heston Acad­emy. More...

South Higgins Halloween Fest well attended despite wet weather

Although visitors during the second weekend of the 14th annual South Higgins Lake State Park Hal­loween Fest had to dodge some rain­drops, the festival’s two-weekend format worked out well according to Park Supervisor Rachel Roberts. More...

Cardio drumming

A steady loud beat could be heard echoing through the CRAF Cen­ter gym Monday evening – but it was not a music class, it was cardio drumming.  More...

‘Rocking it out’ at OLLRCS

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Catholic School students began their school year by “rocking it out.”  Under the instruction of new art education teacher Tracey Haggart, each student painted two rocks – one to keep and one to hid More...

ACT NOW promoting Gerrish Township’s Trunk or Treat

Members of ACT NOW will not be holding a community meeting this month, but instead are encouraging par­ticipation in the ninth annual “Trunk or Treat” Oct. More...

NEW ZONTA MEMBERS

Zonta of Roscommon County Area recently welcomed two new mem­bers to the club. Pictured are (left to right) District 15 Governor Anna Sylvester, new members Michele Wojey and Karen Beltz and sponsor­ing member Barb Eva. More...

COA Polish dinner Oct. 28

The Roscommon County Commis­sioner on Aging’s Houghton Lake Cen­ter will host a Polish dinner and Polish music event Oct. 28.  More...

Pumpkins ready to fly at Wellington Farm

Fall is in the air – and so will be pumpkins – at Wellington Farm, USA.  More...

Country music’s immortals remembered at Kirtland

Sweet Dreams and Honky Tonks is a new musical revue featuring the music and stories about four of country music’s superstars – Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn and Johnny Cash.  More...

Friends Helping Friends annual meeting Oct. 23

Friends Helping Friends will host its annual meeting Oct. 23 at Fred’s of Roscommon, with dinner starting at 6 p.m. and the business meeting beginning at 7 p.m.  More...

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