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Up Coming Community Events
Who-Done-It - The Robert J. Parks Library is holding a "Murder Mystery Who-Done-It" at the Library, 6010 North Skeel Avenue in Oscoda NOW through February 29th. Check in at the desk and then find clues throughout the library, submit your suspect for a chance to win a prize! For more information call the library at 989-739-9581.
Trivia Night - The Hilltop Bar & Grill, 431 West Mill Street, Oscoda, will hold a Trivia Night Fundraiser on Thursday, February 29th. Sign up at 6:00pm, game starts at 6:30pm. Cost is a $5 donation per person to the Down Syndrome Society, for teams of up to six people. Winners get prizes and light snacks provided. For more information call 989-739-0344.
WE Players - The WE Players present the romantic comedy, "Almost Maine," hosted by the Tawas Bay Players, at the theater, 401 Newman Street, East Tawas. Performance are Friday and Saturday, March 1st & 2nd at 7:00pm and Sunday, March 3rd at 2:00pm. Tickets are $10, students $5, and are available at WePlayers.ludus.com. For more information call 702-985-5429.
ON GOING LOCAL EVENTS
Artisan Hall Exhibitions - Stop by the Historic Huron Shores Artisan Hall Exhibitions:
- Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays 11:00am-4:00pm
- Sundays 1:00-4:00pm
- Closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays
- Call 989-254-5567 for information
Oscoda Senior Center - Visit the Oscoda Senior Center located at 653 State Street SW in Oscoda. Enjoy great food, line dancing, cardio drumming, card games, crafts, board games, relaxation coloring, nature walks, the writing club, and meeting new friends and socializing with friends and neighbors. A copy of the calendar and menu are available at the Oscoda-AuSable Chamber of Commerce Office. For more information, call the Oscoda Senior Center at 989-739-3668.
K of C Burger Night - Did you miss Fish and Burger Monday's at the Rushman Hall in East Tawas? Dinners are from 4:30pm to 6:30pm, dine in or take out. There will be fish and a 1/2 lb Smash Burger and a whole lot more. So come on in for some fantastic food and burgers. Call ahead for take out (989) 362-6333.
Tawas Bingo - The Tawas Area Knights of Columbus Hosts Bingo Sundays at Rushman Hall, 821 Newman Street, East Tawas. Doors open at 4:00pm, Bingo starts at 6:00pm.
Hale Bingo - The Hale VFW hosts Bingo Sundays & Thursdays at the Hall, 203 Ainsley Street in Hale. Doors open at 3:30pm, Bingo starts at 6:00pm.
Mikado Bingo - The Mikado Goodfellos hosts Bingo Mondays at the Civic Center on F-41. Doors open at 4:00pm, Bingo at 6:30pm. Food available for puchase and all proceeds go to charity.
Sand Lake Bingo - The Sand Lake Heights Seniors host Bingo Tuesdays at the building in Sand Lake. Doors open at 11:00am, Bingo at Noon with proceeds to the Sand Lake Seniors.
Sand Lake Bingo - The Sand Lake Heights Men's Association will host Bingo with a Michigan Progressive Jackpot, Fridays at the building in Sand Lake. Doors open at 5:00pm, Bingo at 6:00pm.
Cancer Support - Friends Together, the cancer support agency serving all of northeast Michigan is holidng a support group Tuesdays at 5:30pm at Rushman Hall on Newman Street in East Tawas. Anyone who has been touched by cancer, or if you have a family member with a cancer diagnosis, you are welcome to the weekly support group. All Friends Together programs and services are free. For information, log on to friendstogetherMI.org or call 989-356-3231.
Line Dancing - "Thursday Night at the V," Line Dancing Class will be held Thursdays from 6:00-8:00pm at VFW Lodge #3735, 240 Chrysler in Oscoda. Free line dancing instructions to popular country and rock & roll music with instructors Sherry Kimmel & Gaylynn Broenoel. For more information call 989-305-2959.
Food Pantry - If you or someone you know is in need of food, there is a free food pantry available at the United Methodist Church in Oscoda. The Pantry is located by the entry doors nearest to the church parsonage. The Pantry is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The Pantry is refilled by community donations. All items are free to those who need them.
Baby Needs - If you or someone you know is in need of free supplies for babies or toddlers, such as diapers, pull-ups, wipes, or rash cream, these are avaiable through Iosco County MDHHS. You must be a resident of Iosco County to qualify. As the front desk staff at MDHHS for more information: Iosco County MDHHS, 2145 East Huron Road, East Tawas, MI 48730.
Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Markets
Winter Market - Develop Iosco will host a Winter Market on Saturdays January 6th-March 30th from 8:00am-1:00pm in the Sand Lake Community Center, 4059 Indian Lake Road in National City. Interested vendors can email DIWinterMarket@gmail.com
Alpena Farmer's Market - Open Saturdays from 8:00am until 1:00pm at Michekweis Park in Alpena. Shop locally grown fresh produce, beef, honey, flowers, and much more! With Live music and special programs. For information, log on to AlpenaFarmersMarket.com.