PLEASE REMEMBER TO SOCIAL DISTANCE, AND WEAR A MASK IF NEEDED WHILE ATTENDING ANY LOCAL EVENTS
Up Coming Community Events
Tawas Area Knights of Columbus - The Tawas Area Knights of Columbus will be starting their Sunday night Bingo, Sunday, September 13th at Rushman Hall in East Tawas. Doors open at 4:30pm and the games starting at 6:30pm. Please wear a mask and social distance if required.
Open House - The VFW & Auxiliary #5678 will be holding an Open House, Friday, September 18th from 11am to 4pm at the Tawas VFW at 1213 S. US23 Tawas City. Stop in and check out what they do in the community. Donations are needed, drop off personal care items for the veterans in the Nursing Homes, and Hospitals. Enjoy free Hot Dogs, Chips and Water. Purchase a pie and enter the drawing for a handmade blanket. All proceeds will go to purchasing items for our veterans. All COVID-19 Safety protocols will be used.
POW/MIA Ceremony - There will be a ceremony for the POW/MIA on Friday, September 18th starting at 2pm, at Veterans Plaza in Tawas City.
Car Parade - Come on out and join a car parade for Norm & Marian Charters!!! Help celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary, Saturday, September 19th from 2pm to 3pm on Inez Avenue in East Tawas. So come on out and celebrate!!!
Tawas Bay Art Gallery - Flower Photography an Online Class will be held Monday, September 21st from 10am to 12 noon, cost is $40. Photograph floral beauty in your back yard or in the wild. The course will cover techniques for close focus, control of depth of field and accurate exposure. In addition, artistic use of composition, high key lighting and negative space will be discussed. The class will be conducted via ZOOM, an on line video conferencing service. Registration and payment of class fee must be completed no later than September 18th in advance. Class registrants will be sent sign in instructions via email one day before the class. It is absoutely necessary that we have an email address.
Huron Hockey & Skating Association - Important Dates Reminder....Mark your calendars....Sign up for Hockey and Figure Skating is Tuesday, September 22nd from 6pm to 8pm and Thursday, September 24th from 6pm to 8pm at the Ice Rink, 200 M55, Tawas City. For more info please contact rink manager Mel Rettell at (810)533-2591 or tawasfigureskating.com. This is for all levels of hockey and figure skating for 2020/2021 Season.
Iosco-Arenac District Library and the Sunrise Side Lifelong Learning Presents -
"Enrich Your Life" Virtual Program Series.Thursday, September 24th at 6pm is "Art, Forensics & Missing Persons", Michigan State Police Lieutenant Sarah Krebs will explain how evidence-based drawings and 3D reconstructions aid in the investigation of unidentified remains, missing persons and other cases.
Link to the virtual program is https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/770577205
Monday, September 28th at 6:30pm is "Yooper Talk", Kathryn Remlinger, Professor of Applied Linguistics at Grand Valley State University, will describe how ideas about what it means to sound like a Yooper have emerged over time.
Link to the virtual program is https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/275006709
Watch for more great programs in the coming months! For more info please visit
Impact Ministries - 9th Annual Impact Women's Expo Craft and Vendor Show will be held Saturday, September 26th at the Plainfield Resource Center, M65 in Hale. The show will run from 9am to 2pm, with lunch available for purchase. A collection of item for the Food Pantry in the Hale Area Schools, that will be available to all Jr and Sr high students. Items needed: toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorants, shampoos and conditioners, facial cleanser, bar soap, body moisturizer, boxed cereal, peanut butter, jelly/jam and bottled water. First 50 ladies to bring in a donation for the Pantry, will recieve a free swag bag filled with goodies from our vendors. This is an outdoor event, masks are optional. For more info please call Kim Blust at (989)218-2022 or Terri Shellenbarger at (989)701-0130.
Tawas Bay Ice Arena - You are invited to take in the Haunted Attraction "Frozen Fear" if you dare. It will be held at the Tawas Bay Ice Arena starting in September, from 7pm to 11pm. Cost is $10 for 13 years and up, and $5 for 12 and under.
September 26th & 27th
October 2nd & 3rd
October 9th & 10th
October 16th & 17th
St. John Luthern Church - It's that time again!!! St. John Lutheran Church of Hillman is hosting their annual Chicken Dinner, Sunday, October 4th from 12:30pm tio 5pm. Cost is $12 for an adult meal, with this being take out only. So come on out and enjoy a great chicken dinner.
8TH Annual Lake Shore Lap - Wertz Warriors will be holding their 8th Annual Lake Shore Lap Saturday, October 10th with race starting at the K of C Hall, 263 S. Main St., AuGres. There will be a Half Marathon Run starting at 9am, and the 5k & 10k starting at 9:10am. All participants registered prior to September 10th will receive a shirt and medal. After September 10th will receive a medal. For more info please contact Max Warden at (810)877-0220. Proceeds to benefit Special Olympics of Michigan.
HUNTER'S EDUCATION AT THE HARRISVILLE STATE PARK
BLUES BY THE BAY IN THE TAWASES
MSP GOLF OUTING AT RED HAWK GOLF COURSE
MICHIGAN MUD JAM IN HALE
HARRISVILLE HARMONY ARTS & CRAFT SHOW
TAWAS AREA FARMERS MARKET
AT GATEWAY PARK IN TAWAS CITY, SATURDAYS FROM 8AM TO 1PM
AU GRES FARMERS MARKET
AT RIVERSIDE PARK ON THE WEST SIDE OF US 23 BRIDGE
FOLLOW THE DETOUR FOR THE BRIDGE CLOSURE
TO GET TO THE MARKET
FRIDAYS FROM 9AM TO 4PM
AUSABLE/OSCODA FARMERS MARKET
AT SHORELINE PARK IN OSCODA, WEDNESDAYS FROM 8AM TO 1PM
PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP FARMERS MARKET
AT THE TOWNSHIP RESOURCE CENTER ON M-65 STARTING
SATURDAYS FROM 8AM TO 12PM
ROSE CITY FARMERS MARKET
JUNE 16TH TO OCT 10TH
WEDNESDAYS 2PM TO 6PM
FRIDAYS 2PM TO 7PM
SATURDAYS 10AM TO 2PM
WEST BRANCH FARMERS MARKET
DOWNTOWN WEST BRANCH - SOUTH 3RD ST
SATURDAYS FROM 8AM TO 2PM
NOW THROUGH OCTOBER 24, 2020