September 8, 2011 RSS feed / Happenings

September is library card month at Houghton Lake Public Library

As September approaches, many people think about school shopping and getting needed supplies. More...

BOLSTERING ART DE VIN

The Art De Vin fundraiser for River House, Inc. at Forest Dunes Golf Club Aug. 13 was bolstered by a $1,500 donation from Forest Dunes and the Enchanté Art Gallery in West Branch. More...

‘Mom 2 Mom’ sale Saturday at HLHS

The Houghton Lake High School Athletic Department will be hosting a “Mom 2 Mom” sale Sept. 10 to help aid its athletic programs. Those who attend the event, which will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Kirtland Center for the Performing Arts to welcome The Osmond Brothers

The Kirtland Center will present the Osmond Brothers Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center on Kirtland’s main campus in Roscommon. More...

Kirtland Garden Club to visit gallery

The Kirtland Garden Club will meet Sept. 19th with a trip to Jeremy Jones Gallery in Roscommon on the agenda. The group will meet at 8:30 a.m. at Glen’s in Roscommon and leave at 8:45 to go to the gallery. More...

Bridge players sought for club

Players are being sought for a bridge club at Lyon Township. Starting Sept. 13 at 12:30 p.m., the club will meet on Tuesday thereafter at the Lyon Township Hall. Call 821-8292 or 821-9643 for information. More...

Crawford COA to host Grandparents Day dinner

The Crawford County Commission on Aging will host a Grandparents Day dinner at the Grayling Senior Center Sept. 22. The dinner will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. The meal is $5.25 per person (with a suggested donation of $2.50 for people over 60). More...

Breakfast on the Farm planned in Missaukee County Sept. 24

A Missaukee County family will host Breakfast on the Farm (BOTF), a family friendly event that gives consumers and farm neighbors a firsthand look at modern food production. More...

Auction Sept. 10 at Needy Not Greedy

Needy Not Greedy, 6415 West Houghton Lake Dr., Houghton Lake, will host an auction Sept. 10 beginning at 10 a.m. (preview from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m.). Free coffee will be offered and snacks will be available for donations all day. More...

HOW NOW BROWN COW?

McKenzie Bisballe stares down a cow at the Missaukee Agricultural Youth Show the week of Aug. 2 in Falmouth. Bisballe is the daughter of Tara and Kurt Bisballe of Merritt. (Photo by Ellen Vanderwal) More...

LEARNING THE ROPES, Pumps AND HOSES

Volunteers from the Higgins Lake Property Owners Association (front left to right) Brian Carson, Marvin Bolton, (background, left to right) Cal Philips and Tim Wheeler prepare to test out a new sucti More...

WELL TRAVELED GROUP

The Haggart family of Houghton Lake made their sixth circumnavigation of the lake by bicycle Aug. 30. More...

Chamber plans annual meeting, dinner Sept. 13

The Houghton Lake Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual meeting and dinner on Sept. 13 at the Riviera Resort. Dinner is $15 per person and Roscommon County Economic Development Coordinator Rosalie Myers will speak. The event begins at 6 p.m. More...

First Community Men’s Sale scheduled Oct. 15

The Friends Helping Friends Foundation is asking the public to clean out their closets for the first Community Men’s Sale schedule for Oct. 15 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Charles M. Engel Post 4159 VFW Hall in Roscommon. More...

Folk Arts Festival planned at Wellington

On Saturday, Wellington Farm, USA near Grayling will present its annual Northern Michigan Folk Arts Festival. More...

Food distribution set for Roscommon, Missaukee

The Emergency Food Assistance Program (T.E.F.A.P), administered by Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency, is a quarterly food distribution for lower-income citizens. More...

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