September 29, 2011 RSS feed / Happenings

Helping CRAF CENTER AND RMPA

CRAF Center Manager Marlyn Byrd accepted two $500 checks on behalf of the CRAF Center and the Roscommon Metro Park Authority from Michigan Firemen’s Memorial Festival Committee President Doug H More...

October calendar busy at Houghton Lake Public Library

The Houghton Lake Public Library has scheduled some fun after-school activities for the month of October and they are all free of charge. Mark your calendars: Oct. More...

Houghton Lake Public Library to host book sale Oct. 15

A variety of used books and miscellaneous items will be available for sale at the Houghton Lake Public Library’s book sale, scheduled for Oct. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Any remaining items will be half price Oct.17, from 10 a.m. More...

FEEDING HER YOUNG

KJ Mushung was staying at a cabin on Houghton Lake this summer when she noticed two adult birds taking turns feeding their babies in a birdhouse. Mushung, who lives in the Washington, D.C. More...

Eddy’s Chevy Apache earns Pumpkin Run ‘best of show’

Houghton Lake’s Terry Eddy won Best of Show in the Pumpkin Run Car and Motorcycle Show Cruise, held Sept. 24-25. More...

4-H FUND-RAISER

Houghton Lake Tractor Supply employees (left to right ) Assistant Manager Chad Hamina, Chris DeBaeke and Cathy Dahlin hold 4-H shamrocks available at the store’s check-out counters for a $1 don More...

Fall dance, dinner party Saturday at Elks Club

The Houghton-Higgins Lakes Elks Club, Houghton Lake, will host a Fall Dance and Dinner Party on Oct. 1. The event begins at 5 p.m. with cocktails followed by dinner at 6 p.m. Music by Skip King will begin at 7 p.m. More...

‘Memoirs of a Goldfish’ illustrator to visit HLPL Oct. 10

The Library of Michigan recently announced that “Memoirs of a Goldfish” by Michigan author Devin Scillian and illustrated by Tim Bowers, is the featured book for the 2011 “Michigan Reads! More...

Stargazers Gala set for Oct. 15

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Catholic School, Prudenville, will hold its inaugural Stargazers Gala on Oct. 15. More...

RADL kicks off fall with busy schedule

The Roscommon Area District Library offers patrons a wide selection of events to participate in during the first two weeks of October. More...

IT MATTERS, YOU MATTER

Houghton Lake Community Schools Superintendent Kevin Murphy (standing) recognized the 2011-12 teachers’ negotiating team at the board of education meeting Sept. More...

Miss Houghton Lake program features 17

Houghton Lake High School will present the 2012 Miss Houghton Lake Scholarship Program Nov. 5. To allow enough time for the 17 contestants to compete, this year’s program will begin at 7 p.m. (Traditionally, the program began at 7:30 p.m.) More...

IN MEMORY OF CAROL

Michigan Firefighter’s Memorial Festival Committee President Doug Hodges presents a $500 check to Houghton Lake High School Band Director Sandi Ahlers (right) and Drum Major Rachel Baumgardner More...

ZONTA RECEIVES $500 IN MEMORY OF JOANN TYLER-Milnes

Zonta Secretary Cherie Johnson accepted a check from Michigan Firemen’s Festival Committee President Doug Hodges in the amount of $500 on Sept. 16. More...

VFW Post 4159, Auxiliary offering scholarship opportunities

VFW Post 4159 and the Ladies Auxiliary are offering students the opportunity to compete in two scholarship programs. The first scholarship requires students to compete by writing and recording a broadcast script. More...

Scrapbook deadline extended

Good Shepherd United Methodist Church of the North’s Relay for Life team will host a “Memory Lane Scrapbooking” event Oct. 8. The event will take place at 821 Lake Street, Roscommon, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Do you have a favorite tree in the fall? Take 2.

The Resorter is again looking for the best color of the fall and is asking readers who have a favorite tree to photograph it and send us the image, along with an explanation of why it is the best. More...

KCC to present fine art ‘celebration’ Oct. 14-16

The fall beauty of northern Michigan will be accompanied by the fine art of northern Michigan artists Oct. 14-16 in Roscommon. More...

Deaf Jam next ‘Community Cinema’ featured film

The Houghton Lake Public Library will continue its season of free screenings of independent films in October. More...

Child ID program offered at Home Depot Oct. 1

The Houghton Lake Masonic Lodge #579 will be providing a free child identification program Oct. 1 at the Houghton Lake Home Depot, 2241 West Houghton Lake Dr. Parents may bring their children between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. More...

Credit workshop offered by NMCAA

The Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency will host a workshop on Credit and Credit Repair Oct. 10 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., as part of a free series of workshops on financial fitness. More...

Halloween costume exchange underway

New and used Halloween costumes will be collected until Oct. 20 for a costume exchange prior to Halloween. More...

HEALTHY LESSON

Girl Scouts from Troop 50078, Houghton Lake, got the chance to make panini and smoothies during a visit to Summer Sky Cafe on Sept. 22. More...

VISIT FROM A DEPUTY

Deputy Emilie Pelleran of the Roscommon County Sheriff’s Department recently stopped by the Roscommon Co-op Nursery School to talk about safety. More...

Over 600 pounds of items shipped to troops overseas

Pak Mail of Gaylord recently shipped over 600 pounds of food and hygiene products to Michigan troops stationed overseas. More...

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