October 1, 2009 RSS feed / Happenings

Does to welcome supreme president

Patricia Kloberdanz, the 89th supreme president of the Benevolent, Patriotic Order of Does, and her husband, Richard, will visit the Houghton-Higgins Lake Does Drove 149 Oct. 8-10. They will travel from their home in Akron, CO. More...

Parking to change for Halloween party

The Houghton Lake Lions Club is working to inform the public about new parking arrangements that will be in effect at Bobcat Field for its Halloween party Oct. 31. More...

South Higgins park plans festival

The sixth annual South Higgins Lake State Park Harvest Fest is scheduled for Oct. 2-4. Friday evening activities in the park campground will be open to the public. More...

Free computer training offered at HLPL

The Houghton Lake Public Library will offer adults free, hands-on computer training in October. More...

Firemen's blood drive doubles donations

The second annual Firefighter's Memorial Blood Drive in Roscommon Sept. 19 doubled last year's donations. A total of 46 people offered to give blood. Of those, 39 units were collected, and four of the donors gave blood for the first time. More...

Elks Club to host comedian Oct. 10

A dinner show featuring comedian Jason Cooper is scheduled at the Houghton Lake Elks Lodge Oct.10 at 8 p.m. Cooper has appeared on Comedy Central, Sirius and XM Satellite Radio. More...

New grief support group starts Oct. 7

Hospice of Helping Hands will be starting a new grief support group at Horizon Senior Living, St. Helen. The group will meet for five consecutive Wednesdays, Oct. 7, 14, 21 and 28 and Nov. 4, from 1 to 2 p.m. More...

JUST 4 FUN'

Couples dance to the music of Virgil Baker and the Just 4 Fun Polka Band during the first Roscommon Oktoberfest Sept. 26. The event at the Knights of Columbus Hall was sponsored by the Roscommon Rotary Club and the Knights of Columbus. More...

Library offers Halloween ideas, carving demos

As trick-or-treating approaches, the Houghton Lake Public Library will help you prepare. Looking for a scary story or want to create a costume without sewing and spending a lot of money? More...

Questers to tour Houghton Lake, Rosco

The Questers' Michigan Fall State Convention at Houghton Lake is expected to attract Questers members from all across the state Oct. 1-2. More...

Lyon 'Snowbirds' to party Oct. 7

The Lyon Fellowship Club will host its "So Long Snowbirds Party" and monthly meeting, potluck and card party at the Lyon Township Hall Oct. 7. Cocktail hour starts at 5 p.m., and the potluck begins at 6 p.m., followed by a short meeting. More...

Sunday Singles to celebrate 14 years

The Sunday Singles Dance is celebrating its 14th anniversary with a dance on Oct. 4 at 8 p.m. Sunday Singles meet every Sunday at the Atrium Plaza Hotel on M-55, Houghton Lake. More...

Lake Twp. women to meet Oct. 7

The Lake Township Women's Club will meet Oct. 7 at noon at the Lake Township Hall. All Roscommon County women may attend. Call Jeri at 821-5528 for information. More...

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