March 15, 2012 RSS feed / Happenings

Spring soccer registration set for March 19, 20

Final registration for the Houghton Lake Soccer Association spring soccer program will be held March 19 and 20. On March 19, registration will be held from 3-4 p.m. at Collins Elementary School. On March 20 registration will be held from 5-7 p.m. More...

THANKING BUTLER FOR HIS SERVICE

Village of Roscommon Trustee Mike Butler was honored with a party for his 20 years of service to the village by the public. More...

Props needed for Clare play

The Clare County Arts Council’s theater group Acting Out In Clare is seeking assistance in procuring props for its upcoming production of “The Loud Red Patrick,” by John Boruff. More...

KCC STUDENT FOOD PANTRY OPEN

Kirtland Community College President Thomas Quinn; cosmetology students, Melissa Bertossi and Cassie Bush and Student Services Specialist Jo Ann Gav (from left) officially opened the KCC Student Food More...

Markey Women’s group offering senior scholarships

The Markey Women’s Association is offering one scholarship to help Roscommon County high school seniors further their educations or job training skills. More...

Youth at Good Shepherd United Methodist to host Spaghetti Dinner March 24

The Youth at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church will be having a Spaghetti Dinner on March 24 to raise funds for their mission trip to Appalachia this summer. The dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. or while supplies last. More...

Team Curves breakfast to benefit Relay

Team Curves will host a breakfast buffet at the Big Boy Restaurant, Houghton Lake, March 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Roscommon County. More...

20 YEARS OF SERVICE

Village of Roscommon Trustee Mike Butler (right) and Department of Public Works Director Dave Hodges share lunch and conversation during Butler’s retirement party at the village hall on March 1 More...

Rendon announces March 31 office hours

Constituents can meet with state Rep. Bruce R. Rendon to talk about state government concerns at the lawmaker’s area office hours scheduled for March 31. More...

Camp named ‘champion’ for children, marriage, family

The National Association for Relationship and Marriage Education (NARME) recently named Congressman Dave Camp a “Champion for Children, Marriage and Family,” for his support of programs that promote healthy, safe, and stable families bene More...

RADL to hold several workshops in March

Several enrichment workshop events are scheduled for Roscommon Area District Library patrons during the month of March. Workshops include an “E-Reader Workshop” on March 16 at 10:30 a.m. More...

Richfield Library hosting food drive in March

The Richfield Township Library is sponsoring a canned food drive for the community during the month of March. Patrons who bring in nonperishable food items or cash donations will have all fines paid by the library. More...

Curves collecting food in 14th annual drive

Curves International will collect food during its 14th annual Curves Food Drive in the month of March. Participating clubs are asking their members to donate bags of non-perishable food or cash through the month to support area community food banks. More...

KCC and AAV to offer residents art and computer classes

Area residents have a chance to study or brush up on a variety of interesting subjects in courses offered as a result of a partnership between Kirtland Community College and the AuSable Artisan Village. More...

Corned beef dinner planned at St. Helen American Legion

American Legion Auxiliary Post 416, St. Helen, with be holding its Annual St. Patrick’s Corned Beef Dinner on Saturday beginning at 4 p.m. Post 416 is located on Ford Street in St. Helen. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for children. More...

St. Patrick’s supper planned by HLAHS

The Houghton Lake Area Historical Society will host its annual St. Patrick’s Day Pot Luck Supper on March 20. More...

Ladies club to meet March 21

The Lake Township Ladies Club will meet March 21 at noon at the township hall. All Roscommon County women may attend. Call Janet Stroud at 422-3506 for information. More...

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