December 02, 2009
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: A Walking Club meets every Monday and Thursday at 2:30 p.m. at the Imlay City Senior Center.
A Cookie Walk and Unbaked Pie Sale will take place at Sacred Heart Catholic Church from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on Dec. 5.
A 'Remember our Soldiers' fundraiser will be held at the Eagles Hall on Dec. 4 to raise money for Desert Angels to send Miracle Boxes to soldiers and Army K-9s serving overseas. A spaghetti dinner will be held from 7-8 p.m., followed by entertainment by Darrin Hagel's 'My Tribute to Elvis.' A raffle, silent auction and 50/50 cash raffle will be held. Tickets available at the door. Bring a Miracle Box donation and receive a free raffle ticket.
St. Paul's Lutheran Church 'Food for Families' kitchen is open to the public for free, hot meals every Monday and Wednesday from 4-5:30 p.m.
An Al-anon meeting will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church every Monday evening at 8 p.m.
In Attica: The Attica Twp. branch of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be open on Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. The library is also open Mondays and Thursdays from 2-7 p.m. and Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The Attica Food Bank at the Attica United Methodist Church, 27 Elk Lake Rd., is open from 2-4 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of each month. Proof of residency and need required.
At New Life Christian Church, the Element for young adults (18-30) takes place every Sunday night at 7 p.m. and 2911 Youth for youth ages 13-18 is held at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. Family night including classes for every age group is also held every Wednesday at 7 p.m. Club 738 offers a night of games, music and movies for youth every second and third Friday at 7:38 p.m.
In Almont: Almont Community Schools is seeking class composites from the graduating classes of 1984 and 1985. If you can assist, please contact 810-673-9101.
Free coffee, cookies and conversation is offered every Thursday from 9-11 a.m. at the Potter's House New Song, 243 E. St. Clair. All are welcome.
The Almont Pre-school program is taking enrollment for 4-year-olds. Classes include field trips, classroom parties, learn social-emotional skills, fine and gross motor skills, language and cognitive skills through the Alphabet Letter People program. Call Star at 810-673-9345.
Almont Student Enrichment is registering for a number of classes for children and adults. For more information and schedules visit www.almont.k.12.mi.us and click on enrichment or call 810-673-9165.
Almont Seniors meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1-4 p.m. at the Almont Twp. Hall, 819 N. Main St. Enjoy coffee, cards and conversation. The second Tuesday of each month is Pot Luck at the Lions Hall in Almont. Call 798-9147 for more information.
In Dryden: The Dryden Historical Society is hosting its annual Holiday Cookie Sale from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Dec. 5 at the fire hall in conjunction with Photos with Santa and from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the museum and at the elementary school in conjunction with the North Pole Mall vendor and craft show.
The 'Divorce and Beyond' Support Group at St. Cornelius Church will begin at 1 p.m. on Jan. 17, 2010 and will run for nine weeks ending on March 21. The group is designed for people who are divorced or who have filed for divorce. Participants work with a facilitator for sharing and healing in a confidential, supportive environment. Call the church office at 810-796-2926 to pre-register.
In Capac: The Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a 'best decorated homes for Christmas' contest. The top four entries will receive cash awards. Residents are asked to call Lara Laakso at 395-8606 by Dec. 16.
At St. John's Lutheran Church, Narcotics Anonymous meets every Thursday at 7 p.m.
Also at the church, Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) meet the first and third Friday of every month from 9-11 a.m.
St. John's food pantry is open every Wednesday from 1-3 p.m.
The Capac Kitchen serves free meals every Tuesday from 4:30-6 p.m. at Zion United Methodist Church.
The Capac Library hosts its Eclectic Readers Book Club once a month. Call 395-7000 for more information.
The Capac Historical Society will have their monthly potluck and membership meeting every fourth Thursday at the museum. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. with the meeting to follow. The public is invited to attend. Call 395-2859 for more information.
In Berlin Twp: Adults 55 and over are invited to the Berlin Twp. Senior Center to play cards from noon-3 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month. Bring a sack lunch, coffee provided. A Walk and Stretch Exercise takes place every Thursday from 10-11 a.m. Potluck luncheons begin at noon on the 4th Tuesday of every month. Call 395-8786 for details.
In Lapeer: Stop in Gallery 194 on Nepessing Street for the latest show from the Lapeer Art Association. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Call 667-1495 for more information.
The Lapeer Area Amputee Support Team meets every third Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, Room 202, in Lapeer. All amputees, caregivers, spouses/companions and those contemplating such surgery are welcome. Call Marilyn Garman at (810) 664-3345 for more information.
In the Tri-City area: St. Clair County conducts monthly tests of the emergency sirens the last Friday of the month at 1 p.m.
Alzheimer's Blankie Project sewers will meet at Edward Jones Office, 3056 Davison Rd., Suite 3, Lapeer on the third Tuesday of every month from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring sewing machine, if possible. Call (810) 688-4283 for more information. No December meeting.