February 7, 2013 RSS feed / Happenings

Journalist Ron Dzwonkowski to visit RADL, Feb. 7

On Feb. 7 at 4:30 p.m., award winning journalist Ron Dzwonkowski will give a presentation on “If You Seek a Strange Peninsula-Look Around You! (Strange Tales from a Longtime Michigan Journalist)” at the Roscommon Area District Library. More...

Simply Singles to meet Feb. 7

Simply Singles age 55+ will meet Feb. 7 at G’s Pizza, Houghton Lake at 1 p.m. More...

Tickets still available for Wertz Warriors event

A change of venue is planned as Houghton Lake welcomes the Wertz Warriors during the 9th Annual Community Reception planned for Feb. 4 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Prudenville. More...

Going ‘above and beyond’ earns rewards

After hearing that the Roscommon County Road Commission was a “horrible place to work” and that employee morale was low, RCRC Manager Tim O’Rourke wanted to do something about it. More...

Rendon announces February hours

Area residents can meet with State Rep. Bruce Rendon (103rd District) to talk about state government concerns during the lawmaker’s local office hours scheduled for Feb. 15. More...

RCRC COLORING CONTEST WINNER

Collins Elementary Great Start Readiness Program student Brianna Archey of Kristen Hamp’s class was a winner of the Roscommon County Road Commission coloring contest. More...

Optimist Club forming in St. Helen

St. Helen community members are trying to form an Optimist Club and are looking for interested members. Those who are interested in joing the club are asked to attend an organizational meeting on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. at the Faith Alive Church. More...

Kirtland Garden Club to meet Feb. 18

The Kirtland Garden Club will meet at the Houghton Lake Public Library on Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. Barb Bishoff will be speaking about butterflies and bugs. For information call Jean Bohm at 821-9534. More...

Heartland Hospice seeking volunteers

Heartland Hospice is seeking caring and dedicated people with an interest in serving terminally ill patients and their families. More...

UNITED WAY DONATES $500 TO BBBS

Roscommon County United Way Director Nicolette Tapert (left) presented Leslye Vest of Big Brothers Big Sisters with a $500 check. More...

Roscommon Rotary to hold auction, May 4 at K of C Hall

The Roscommon Rotary will host its 26th Annual Spring Auction on May 4 at 6 p.m. at the Roscommon Knights of Columbus Hall. This year’s theme is “Gilligan’s Island Party.” More...

Rouech ‘Artist of the Month’ in Clare

The Clare County Arts Council is featuring Monica Rouech of Clare as its February Artist of the Month. More...

ANNUAL WINTER PARTY

COOR Principal Bill Wachoviac (standing, left) introduces staff at the COOR Educational Center’s annual Winter Party at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Roscommon Jan. 25. More...

Republicans of the 4th Congressional district meet, celebrate Camp’s remission

Republicans in the 4th Congressional District met at the Doherty Hotel in Clare Jan. More...

Scrapbook event to raise money for HOBY attendance

Houghton Lake High School seniors Olivia Daugherty, Jordan Chrispell and Megan Taylor will host a scrapbooking and crafting crop to raise money to attend HOBY (Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Program). More...

Photographer Tom Cradit to give talk at Arts Council, Feb. 12

Clare photographer Tom Cradit will be featured in a program Feb. 12 at the Clare County Arts Council general meeting. It will be held at the Pere Marquette Library in Clare at 6:30 p.m. The public may attend and is free. More...

UNITED WAY GIVES TO RIVER HOUSE, Inc.

Roscommon County United Way Director Nicolette Tapert (left) presented Brooke Oliver-Hempenstall of River House, Inc. with a $750 check recently. More...

Bluegill Festival fundraiser, Feb. 24

The St. Helen Bluegill Festival Committee will be holding its first fundraiser of the year. The Daytona 500 theme party will take place Feb. 24 at 12:30 p.m. at the Cedar Inn. Admission will be $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. More...

Cake auction raises almost $700 for food pantry

Roscommon County Cub Scout Pack 3944 raised $671 at its third annual cake auction Jan. 31 at the Knights of Columbus. The proceeds will benefit the First Congregational Church Food Pantry, Roscommon. More...

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