October 14, 2010 RSS feed / Happenings

‘Rehearsal for Murder’ dinner theater Oct. 29-30, Nov. 6

Dinner theatre performances of “Rehearsal for Murder,” adapted by D.D. Brooke from the teleplay by Richard Levinson and William Link, will be presented by the Kirtland Community Theatre. More...

K. OF C. GOLF OUTING EQUALS DONATIONS

The Knights of Columbus District Charities held its fourth annual golf outing on Sept. 14 at the Nightmare Golf Course, West Branch. More...

St. Helen library friends invite new members

In honor of National Friends of the Library Week, Oct. 17-23, the Richfield Township Friends of the Library are inviting residents to visit the library and join the Friends. More...

Swider plays for the Queen

Harpist Siobhan Swider, daughter of Eileen and the late Robert Swider of Houghton Lake, played for the Queen of England Oct. 11 during the naming ceremony for the new Queen Elizabeth cruise liner at its home port of Southhampton, England. More...

Curves luncheon at Matthew’s

Team Curves will meet for its fifth annual fall luncheon at Matthew’s at the Riviera Resort of Houghton Lake Oct.19 at noon. The team has been busy collecting and filling baskets that will be auctioned at the luncheon. More...

Singles group raffling Vegas trip

Attending a singles dance can equal a trip to Las Vegas. More...

Hilltop Manor holding coat drive

Hilltop Manor Health Care Center, Roscommon, is sponsoring a coat drive to benefit needy residents of Roscommon County. New or used clean coats for children or adults may be dropped off at the center Oct. 12-29. More...

Readers share their favorite fall trees

Pam Miller, Roscommon -- I pass this tree on Lancewood Drive every day on my way to work. It is the most spectacular tree I have ever seen! More...

Restaurants joining food challenge

In honor of World Food Day Oct. More...

RETIRING DIRECTOR

Jim Johnson (right), chairman of the Crawford-Roscommon Conservation District Board of Directors, presents Glenn Schicker with a plaque recognizing Schicker’s 26 years as secretary-treasurer of More...

Gerrish hosting ‘Trunk or Treat’ event Oct. 31

The Gerrish Township Police Department will be hosting its Second Annual Trunk or Treat and Haunted Trail event on Oct. 31. More...

Harvest Dinner planned by RAHS

The Roscommon Area Historical Society will hold its annual Harvest Dinner at 6 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Roscommon on Oct. 19th. Those attending are asked to bring a dish to pass and table service. More...

Girls’ Day’ participants sought

Roscommon, the Higgins Lake-Roscommon Chamber of Commerce is inviting all businesses and organizations to participate in “Girls’ Day in Roscommon” on Nov. 9th. More...

RCCF, YAC seek grant applications

The Roscommon County Community Foundation and its Youth Advisory Council (YAC) are accepting grant applications until Nov. 1. Applications must be in the RCCF office, with all required copies and documentation, by 3 p.m. on Nov. 1. More...

C.E.R.T. featured at Oct. 18 ACT NOW

Gerrish Township’s Advisory Community Team – Neighbors On Watch will meet Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Gerrish Township Hall. More...

Red Cross to collect blood in Rosco

The First Congregational Church on George Street in Roscommon will host a Red Cross blood drive Oct. 18. Hours for the drive, sponsored by Roscommon VFW Post 4159, are noon to 5:45 p.m. More...

HL Ambulance open house Oct. 23

The public may attend an open house Oct. 23 to celebrate the completion of the new Houghton Lake Ambulance building. The open house will be from noon to 4 p.m. More...

Lake Twp. women to meet Oct. 20

The Lake Township Women’s Club will meet Oct. 20 at noon at the Lake Township Hall. New members may attend. Call Geri at 821-5528 for information. More...

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