November 11, 2010 RSS feed / Happenings

Sunday Single’s Dance held

A Sunday Single’s Dance is planned Sundays at Goodyear Lanes and Lounge, Houghton Lake. The dance starts at 7 p.m. each Sunday. For information, call (989) 539- 5406. More...

Coat, boot drive Saturday

The Roscommon County United Way is teaming up with St. Vincent de Paul, Prudenville, St. Vincent De Paul, Roscommon and Instant Cash, Houghton Lake for its second annual coat and boot drive Nov. 13. More...

Model train club brightens landscape of Roscommmon

“It’s a partnership with the Downtown Development Authority, the Rotary Club, the Kirtland Garden Club and the Au Sable River Center and the Roscommon Historic Model Train Club that is making all this possible,” said Bob Edwards, t More...

RHS senior artwork auction Nov. 14 to benefit YAC

Artwork created and donated by Roscommon High School seniors will be auctioned Sunday to benefit the Roscommon County Community Foundation’s Youth Advisory Council. More...

Rosco Historical Society to meet

The Roscommon Area Historical Society will meet Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Gallimore House, 404 Lake St, Roscommon. Plans for the RAHS Dec. 4 Christmas in the Village open house and cookie sale will be discussed at the meeting. More...

‘Peanut Butter and Jam’ planned Nov. 19 at Artesia

Peanut Butter and Jam, a free music and movement event for kids under the age of five, will be held at Artesia Youth Park, 1800 South Loxley Rd., Nov. 19 from 6 to 7 p.m. More...

Lake Twp. women to meet Nov. 17

The Lake Township Women’s Club will meet Nov. 17 at noon at the township hall. New members may attend. Call Geri at 821-5528 for information. More...

Step Afrika! receives funds, plans Kirtland shows

Stepping is a unique dance tradition and comes from a long and rich tradition in African-based communities. The body is used as an instrument to create intricate rhythms and sounds. More...

SVDP to host ‘Community Appreciation’ luncheon Nov. 17

The St. Vincent de Paul Society, Prudenville, will hold its third annual Community Appreciation Complimentary Luncheon on Nov. 17. More...

Harry Potter party at HLPL

All “wizards” and “muggles” ages 10 to 17 may attend the Houghton Lake Public Library’s Harry Potter Party in celebration of the release of the latest movie, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part One.” More...

Snowshoe lacing workshops planned at Hartwick Pines

Three workshops on lacing snowshoes are planned at Hartwick Pines State Park. The workshops will take place Dec. 11 and 12; Jan. 15 and 16 and Feb. 26 and 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. More...

Bake sale supports Relay

The Houghton Lake United Methodist Church Relay for Life team will be holding a bake sale Nov 13 at Glen’s Market, Houghton Lake. The sale will run form 9 a.m.-3 p.m. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. More...

Seven seniors vying for Miss Houghton Lake title

Seven Houghton Lake High School senior girls will vie for the title of Miss Houghton Lake Nov. 13. The program will take place at the high school and begins at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.) Tickets are $11 each and are on sale at the school. More...

Lions prep for Christmas baskets

The Roscommon Higgins Lake Lions Club will be distributing Christmas baskets full of food, toys for children, mittens, hats and scarves Dec. 13 at the Lions Clubhouse, Roscommon. More...

‘Infidel’ topic of discussion at ‘Page-turners’

The Houghton Lake Public Library Page-Turners, a book discussion club for adults, will meet Dec. 1 to discuss the book “Infidel.” More...

Grayling C.A.P. squadron has new commander

The Grayling Civil Air Patrol Squadron, recently reactivated, has a new commander, Lt. Col. Betty Dumont. More...

CHAREST WINNER IN LIONS POSTER CONTEST

A poster created by Cherish Charest of St. More...

Hunters’ Swiss Steak dinner planned Nov. 13

The St. Helen American Legion Post 416 Ladies Auxiliary is planning a Hunter’s Swiss Steak Dinner on Nov. 13. The dinner will run from 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $4.50 for children. More...

Snowmobile safety course to be offered

The Houghton Lake Trail Blazers will be offering a snowmobile safety class Nov. 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Roscommon Township Hall. The class is limited to 50 students. Lunch and drinks will be provided by the Trail Blazers. More...

HALL OF FAMER

Leona Park, 94, of Houghton Lake Heights, recently received the Fraternal Order of Eagles State Hall of Fame Award. More...

VFW Auxiliary to host annual feather bingo

The Ladies Auxiliary to VFW Post 4159 will host its annual Feather Bingo fund-raiser Nov. 18, beginning at 6 p.m. More...

Dr. Picucci joins Marquette clinic

Dr. Katie Picucci, the granddaughter of Houghton Lake residents Julian “Skip” and Gail King, has joined the staff at Marquette Medical Clinic, Kingsford. More...

Seniors to have dinner Nov. 17

Senior Citizens of Roscommon County will hold their monthly dinner at 5 p.m. Nov. 17 at BR Guest, Prudenville. For information, call Angie at 366- 9865. More...

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