December 7, 2017 RSS feed / Happenings

Trestle Park Express

TRESTLE PARK TREK Santa and Mrs. More...

Coloring contest winners

PRESCHOOL WINNER Izzy Fagerlie, a preschooler from Mrs. More...

STUFFING A GOOSE

(Above) Troopers from the Houghton Lake State Police Post joined forces with members of the Jack A. Davenport Detachment of the Marine Corps League Dec. More...

ROTARY GIVES TO SHOP WITH A HERO

Michigan State Police Sgt. Scott Bates (left) and Community Services Trooper Kyle McInerney (right) spoke to the Rotary Club of Houghton Lake about the Shop With A Hero Program. More...

Blood drive Dec. 18 at VFW

An American Red Cross Blood Drive is planned Dec. 18 in Roscom­mon.  The drive will be held at VFW Post 4159, 219 Terrace Dr., Roscom­mon (across from the Roscom­mon Post Of­fice). It will run from noon until 5:45 p.m. More...

‘A Christmas Carol’ this weekend

Kirtland Center for the Performing Arts will present a community theater production of “A Christmas Carol.”  Performances are scheduled for Dec. 8 and 9 at 7 p.m., and Dec. 10 at 2 p.m.  More...

RTPL hosting ornament crafting Mondays in December

Each Monday during the month of December until Christmas, Richfield Township Public Library will host an ornament crafting party from 4 to 7 p.m.  A different ornament, supplies and snacks will be provided at each party.  RTPL is located at More...

BELL RINGERS

(Right) Sally Baker (left), associ­ate executive of the Paul Bunyan Board of Realtors, and Bonnie Forrest of Real Estate One, take a bell-ringing shift for The Salva­tion Army outside of Walmart, Houghton Lake, Dec. 1. More...

Christmas in the Village

SANTA’S ARRIVAL Making their arrival to the Village of Roscommon in a horse-drawn wagon, Santa and Mrs. More...

Miniature Christmas in the Village

The   Village of Roscommon was not the only place decked out in Christmas cheer for Christmas in the Village Dec. 2, as a tiny town had been constructed at Memory Lane Scrapbooking.  More...

CHA THANKS SUDS FOR LAUNDRY SERVICE

On behalf of the Charlton Hes­ton Academy 2017 football team, CHA Superintendent Dave Pat­terson (right) presented Suds of St. Helen Owner Scott Vanden­broek with a signed football jer­sey thanking him for washing the team’s uniforms. More...

Fourth grader donating bike he won

Nine-year-old Remington Ha­rowski of Prudenville is teaching a lesson in giving.  With a little nudge from his dad, Chris Harowski, Remi, as he is called, is donating a 20-inch Huffy bicycle he won at the Lions Hallow­een Party Oct. 31.  More...

Pet Photos with Santa Saturday

The Houghton Lake Tractor Sup­ply Company is hosting a Pet Photos with Santa event Saturday.  From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., pet own­ers are invited to bring their furry friends to the store to get into the holiday spirit.  More...

Meet with Moolenaar rep Dec. 13 at County Building

A constituent relations rep­resentative from Congressman John Moolenaar’s office will be in Roscommon Dec. 13.  Office hours will be held at the Roscommon County Building, 500 Lake St., from 10 to 11 a.m.  More...

Persing retiring as 4-H coordinator

A retirement party for Nancy Persing, 4-H Program Coordinator for Crawford and Roscommon coun­ties, is planned Dec. 21.  The party will be held at Paddle Hard Brewing, 227 East Michigan St., Grayling. More...

Santa arrives in St. Helen

EVER THE GENTLEMAN Santa Claus (left) helps Mrs. Claus down from their tractor-drawn carriage after they arrived at Richfield Township Hall at the end of the St. Helen Santa Claus Parade Dec. 1. More...

RADL Christmas concert today

Roscommon Area District Library will host “A Brighter Bloom” today (Thursday) at 4:30 p.m.  The free Christmas concert will fea­ture Lauren Onica and Todd Aldrich, who will play a mix of indie, pop and Christmas classics.  RADL More...

Music fills the air at Breakfast with Santa

ALL SMILES FOR SANTA Four-month-old Savannah Mad­dock, the daughter of Josh and Jenni Maddock of Grand Blanc, had just woken up from a nap and was all smiles while getting her picture taken with Sant More...

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