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Food Distribution - Starting in September, if you live in any of the following locations: Alpena, Arenac, Cheboygan, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Hale, Oscoda County, East Tawas, Alcona, Crawford, Wolverine, Hillman, Atlanta, Otsego, Posen, Onaway, and Lewiston. Log onto the following website to see if you are eligible http://www.nemcsa.org.
Elk Fest - Come on out and enjoy the 2018 Elk Fest in Atlanta, Friday, Sept. 28th, Saturday, Sept. 29th and Sunday, Sept. 30th. Friday there will be an Elk Fest parade, vendors will open after the parade, the "Little Band of Alpena" will be playing in the Beer Tent. Saturday enjoy pancake breakfast, 5K/10K Walk-Run, chainsaw carving contest, Bump-n-Run, Smokey Bear & DNR, J.E. & The Legacy will be in the Beer Tent. Sunday there will be a penny scramble, sky drop, pizza eating contest, corn hole tournament, "Little Band of Alpena" will be in the Beer Tent. Whole weekend of fun for everyone....
Golf Scramble - 1st Annual Tawas Braves Varsity Hockey Golf Scramble will be held at the Red Hawk Golf Course, Sunday, Sept. 30th, at 2pm, for anyone wishing to support the Tawas Braves Varsity Hockey Team. The cost is $75 per person or $300 per team, for 18 hole 4 person scramble which includes range balls, dinner, games, prizes and an auction. Auction prizes include Golf, Hotel Stays, Personal Rink Parking, Sporting Event Tickets, Free Ice Time and more....Even if you don't play, come on out for Dinner and Auction which starts at 6pm. Cost of dinner is $10 per person for the Dinner and Auction. For more info or to register your team please contact. Brittany Harrison at (989)362-4601 or email@example.com.
Do You Dare????? - The Charter Township of Oscoda wants to know...do you dare enter "The Mortuary of Terror"? You will be dared to enter the rear of the Aune Medical Center on the former Wurtsmith Air Force Base in Oscoda. The Mortuary opens every Saturday night in October starting Oct. 6th with ticket sales starting at 7pm til 10pm, for $5 per ticket. Sponsored by the Charter Township of Oscoda and Carroll Broadcasting.
Arts & Craft Show - Oscoda Lions Club will be holding their 18th Annual Fall Arts & Craft show. The show will be held Saturday, Oct. 6th from 10am to 4pm at the Oscoda High School. Come and enjoy all of the hand crafted items, over 85 vendors, Farm Market, Chain Saw Carver. Adults $1.00 donation at the door, and children are free. Lunch Available for Purchase. If interested in a space the deadline is Oct. 6th. For info please contace Jane Meyer at (989)739-3911.
Party of the Decades - Hospice of Helping Hands is hosting the "Party of the Decades", Saturday, Oct. 13th from 6pm to 10pm. The party will take place at the Edwards Township Hall, 3601 Wickes Rd., West Branch. There will be door prizes & 50/50 drawings, appetizers, desserts, and a cash bar. Come and dance to the music with DJ Pete as "Wolfman Jack". Tickets are $15 per person or $25 per couple. Must be 18 years of age to attend. Tickets are available at Hospice of Helping Hands, 322 W. Houghton Ave., West Branch. For info please call (800)992-6592 or (989)345-4700. All proceeds will be utilized by your local non-profit Hospice of Helping Hands.
Harrisville State Park - BOOOOO!!! Watch out for the Ghosts and Goblins!!! They will be hanging out at the Harrisville State Park for the annual Haunted Halloween Weekend from Friday, Oct. 12th thru Sunday, Oct. 14th. Come and enjoy a frightfully fun outdoor experience. Weekend activities include children's games, a site decorating contest, and trick-or-treating for the campground guests, a haunted hayride, and the spooky haunted trail. So come and enjoy this outdoor haunted weekend on the beautiful shores of Lake Huron. All events are free, but a current Recreation Passport is required to enter the state park.
Tawas Bay Players - Come and enjoy the Musical Comedy "Bye Bye Birdie"! Dates for the show are Oct. 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27, 28. For more info and times of the shows please call the box office at (989)362-8373 or log onto their website www.tawasbayplayers.com
Halloween 5K Fun Run/Walk - Walk, Run, Float, or Fly the Halloween 5K, Sunday, Oct. 21st with registration starting at noon and the ghoulish event starting at 1pm. It will take place at the Tollfree Wellness Park behind the MidMichigan Medical Center. There will be a 1 mile Goblin walk that is optional for the kids. This is an untimed fun event for the whole family, Costumes are encouraged and prizes will be given for best costume. Cost is $10 per adult and $5 per child or $20 for the whole family. K9 runners are welcome with a $5 doggie registration. Pre-register to receive a special "Treat' bag! For more info please contact Pam Hilts at (989)745-4067.
Holiday Bazaar - Holy Family Holiday Bazaar will be held Saturday, Oct. 27th from 9am to 3pm. Come and enjoy a Bake Sale and 30+ Crafters, with a Luncheon from 11am to 2pm, and there will be a cash raffle. For info & Crafter Tables email Laure at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALPENA AT THE ALPENA MALL
WED & SAT FROM 8AM TO 1PM
AUGRES AT THE OLD WATERPARK
JULY TO SEPT ON FRIDAYS 10AM TO 3PM
HALE AT THE PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP RESOURCE CENTER
MAY TO OCT SATURDAYS 9AM TO 1PM
LINCOLN AT 854 N. BARLOW RD
MAY TO OCT ON SATURDAYS FROM 9AM TO 12:30PM
OSCODA AT AUSABLE SHORELINE PARK
MAY TO OCT ON WED FROM 9AM TO 2PM
ROSE CITY AT NORTHLAND PLAZA
JUNE THRU OCT ON SATURDAYS FROM 9AM TO 3PM
STANDISH AT THE STANDISH HISTORICAL DEPOT
STARTING IN MAY THRU OCT ON FRIDAYS FROM 2PM TO 6:30PM
TAWAS AT GATEWAY PARK
MAY THRU OCT ON SATURDAYS FROM 8AM TO 1PM
WEST BRANCH SOUTH THIRD ST
JUNE THRU OCT SATURDAYS FROM 8AM TO 2PM