May 16, 2007
Editor's note: Due to space constraints announcements will be posted one week in advance of the event. Notices must be received in writing by noon Monday prior to the publication date.
In Imlay City, facts about alzheimer's and related dementias will be presented at the senior activities center in the Lamb-Steele Memorial Center from 2-4 p.m. on May 30. Call 1-800-272-3900 to register.
Sydney Morgan, 4, of Imlay City and Miranda Morningstar, 9, won the McDonald's Mother's Day Essay Contest, also sponsored by Jet's Pizza, Unique Floral Design, The Movie Gallery and Premier Car Wash.
AYSO Soccer registration for the 2007-08 season will be held at the Imlay City Middle School from 6-8 p.m. today (May 16.) Kids ages 4-18 welcome to sign up. Call Andrea Bara at 810-338-2181 for more information.
Leta Culver of Sweet Dreams Quilting will show visitors how to make a quick bag to store quilts and answer other quilting questions at 6:30 p.m. tomorrow (May 17) at the Ruth Hughes Memorial Library. Call 724-8043 to register.
A benefit for Imlay City Police Officer John Palacios will be held on June 1 at the Imlay City Eagles Hall. Dinner will be served from 4-6 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Music runs from 9 p.m.-midnight. Tickets available at the Imlay City Police Dept., Imlay City Florist and Imlay City Eagles. Call Scotty at 810-656-3861 for more information.
A free Drop-in Crop Night for all ladies will be held on May 18 from 6 p.m. until midnight at the Imlay City Christian Reformed Church located next to Cinema III. Call 724-4315 for more information.
In Attica, the Attica/Imlay Masons are hosting a Eucher Party beginning at 7 p.m. on May 19 at their lodge on Lake Pleasant Road. Ten games included in $5 donation.
Also at the Masonic Lodge, from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. on May 20 a Pancake Breakfast for Charity will take place. Donation of $3 includes all you can eat pancakes, egg, sausage, fruit salad and refreshments. Proceeds go to help local charity.
In Goodland Twp., at West Goodland United Methodist Church The Northmen, a southern Gospel quartet, will perform at 6:30 p.m. on May 20. Coffee and cookies will be served afterwards. Everyone is welcome.
In Almont, the Almont Middle School Parent Teacher Student Association is collecting box tops for the school library. Please drop off box tops at the middle school's front office at 4624 Kidder Rd. until June 13.
A Rummage Sale will take place at the Almont Lions Hall from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. on May 17 and 19, and 9 a.m. -2 p.m. on May 19. Donations for the sale accepted after 6 p.m. today (May 16).
In Dryden, the St. Cornelius, the Altar Society is holding its annual Spring Rummage Sale from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. May 17-18 and from 8 a.m.-noon on May 19.
In Allenton, a blood drive will take place at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church on Capac Road from 2-8 p.m. on May 21.
In the Tri-City area, the MSU Extension office is offering a children's garden program for kids ages 8-10. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. Call 810-667-0344 for more information.
Spa Day will take place at the Lapeer Senior Center from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. on May 24. Lunch served at 11:45 a.m. Reservations are required. Call 810-245-6896 or stop in the Lapeer Senior Center to sign up.
The 3rd Annual 'Blessing of the Bikes' will take place at Lapeer Free Methodist Church, 1621 N. Saginaw, Lapeer, at 1 p.m. on May 19, rain or shine. Event includes food, music, bike show and more. Call 664-3393 for more information.
Also at Lapeer Free Methodist Church, Armed Forces Day Services will be held at 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m. on May 20.
Gallery 194 is hosting teh Lapeer High School Art Show with an artist reception from 5-8 p.m. on May 18. The event is free.
Also at the gallery, the works of fiber artist Deborah Hyde and glass artist John Fitzpatrick will be exhibited from May 30-June 23 with an artist reception slated for June 2 from 5-7 p.m. Call 667-1495 for more information.
The Emmett Seniors group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. at the Emmett VFW Post 5585, 3128 Main St. For details, call Sue at 810-395-7988.
The Richmond VFW James Coleman Post, 34339 32 Mile Rd., Richmond, is hosting a benefit dinner for Chuck Chapman from 2-6 p.m. on May 19. All you can eat spaghetti, 50/50 raffle and chinese auction are planned. Call 586-727-1436 for more information.
The American Red Cross is offering a number of health and safety classes including adult and child CPR, first aid and more throughout May. Classes will be held at the National City Bank Building in Lapeer. Pre-registration is required. Call 1-800-608-4272, ext. 354 for more information and to register.