2018-09-16 / Bulletin Board

BULLETIN BOARD

ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS

Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know. Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box 158; Chesaning, MI 48616, or fax information to (989) 845-4397. Notices may also be e-mailed to tccnews@mihomepaper.com. Information must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday to be published in the following Sunday’s paper.

GOVERNMENT MEETINGS

MAPLE GROVE TOWNSHIP BOARD will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, in the township hall, 17010 Lincoln Road.

MONTROSE TOWNSHIP BOARD will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18 in the Township Hall, 11444 Seymour Road.

CHESANING VILLAGE COUNCIL will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, in the council chambers at the village office, 1100 W. Broad Street.

CLUBS AND CIVIC GROUPS

• The ST. CHARLES LIONS CLUB meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month from September through June at 6 p.m. at the St. Charles District Library, 132 S. Saginaw St., St. Charles. Meetings vary in July and August.

• The BURT AMERICAN LEGION POST #99 meets the third Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Burt Opera House, 12888 Nichols Road, Burt.

• The SHIAWASSEE QUILTERS meet on the third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Owosso Senior Center, 300 N. Washington St. Some of their activities include making charity quilts, quilt speakers, trunk shows, round robins, mystery quilts, prizes, free fat quarters, and tips of the months.

CHESANING SPORTS BOOSTERS will meet on Wednesday, June 23 at 7 p.m. in room 401 at Chesaning High School.

• The MONTROSE BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL COMMITTEE will meet at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month at the Montrose Depot, 154 W. State St., Montrose. Visitors should contact the festival email at montroseblueberryfestival@hotmail.com one week prior to the meeting in order to be placed on the agenda.

• The TAYMOUTH TOWNSHIP HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION meets on the third Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Taymouth Township Library, 2361 E. Burt Road, Burt.

BAZAARS AND CRAFT SHOWS

VENDORS ARE WANTED for a crafts bazaar to be held Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 1629 W. Brady Road, Chesaning. The cost is $20 for an eight foot space, $25 after Oct. 6, $5 less if vendor brings his or her own table. To register, contact Dianne Stanuszek at (989) 865-9709.

• Vendors are wanted for a FALL CRAFT BAZAAR to be held on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Oakley Village Hall, 205 Parshall St., Oakley. The event is being organized by the Oakley Community Church Ladies’ Ministry. Tables are $15. For table rental or more information, contact Sylvia Schneider at (517) 974-1648 or Diana Walker at (989) 284-5942.

• Vendors are wanted for the United Methodist Women’s CHRISTMAS BAZAAR on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the St. Charles United Methodist Church, 301

W. Belle Ave., St. Charles. The cost is $20 for an eight-foot table and/or table space. Contact Linda Kube at (989) 928- 8165 for registration or more information.

VENDORS ARE WANTED for a Christmas bazaar to be held Saturday, Dec. 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Montrose United Methodist Church, 158 E. State St. (M-57), Montrose. Call Jackie at (810) 639-6812 for further information.

• There will be a DOLL SHOW AND SALE on Sunday, Sept. 23 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Dom Polski Hall, 3415 N. Linden Road, Flint. There will be modern, collectible and antique dolls, Barbie and fashion dolls, accessories, clothing and related items. Admission price is $2. For more information, contact Sue at (810) 639-2353 or via email at Ferrier@centurytel.net.

SCHOOLS

NEW LOTHROP AREA PUBLIC SCHOOLS BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, for a regular meeting in the High School Library, 9285 Easton Road, New Lothrop.

FOOD AND FELLOWSHIP

• The First United Methodist Church of New Lothrop will host a SOUP AND PIE SUPPER on Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children. Ages 4 and under eat free. The church is located at 7495 Orchard St. in New Lothrop.

• The Montrose United Methodist Church, 158 E. State St., Montrose, will host a SOUP AND PIE SUPPER on Thursday, Sept. 20 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The cost is $6 each.

• The Chesaning Knights of Columbus will host a HAMBURGER NIGHT from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 19, at the Chesaning K of C Hall. The menu includes hamburgers, hot dogs, coney dogs, brats, sloppy joes, nachos and cheese, fries, and onion rings. Hamburger nights are open to the public.

• There will be a WET BURRITO DINNER at the St. Charles Masonic Temple every third Friday of the month from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The cost is $10. The Masons will also deliver. Call (989) 865-8568.

CHURCHES

BACK TO CHURCH SUNDAY, part of a national movement of churches across America, will be held at New Wine Church in Chesaning at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 16. Everyone is welcome to attend. Since it started as a call to action and invitation for the church in 2009, the National Back to Church Sunday movement marks its 10th year and continues gain momentum. More than five million Christ followers have participated through 30,000 churches. It is a day focused on uniting the church to equip and empower members to be inviters. Eight out of 10 people say they are open to visiting church if invited – they are just waiting for an invitation. BTCS has a new theme this year, “You Belong Here,” that is relevant to the need felt in today’s culture. For Back to Church Sunday, New Wine Church will have a dinner following the service. New Wine Church is non-denominational and located at 734 Brady St. in Chesaning. For more information, go to www.newwinefullgospel.com or call (989) 845-7878.

• Montrose United Methodist Church will host a ladies’ SPIRITUAL RENEWAL called “Step into the Water” on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A light lunch will be provided. The aim of the seminar is finding deep water faith for today’s struggles, and hope for the future. Those planning to attend must reserve a seat by Thursday, Sept. 20, by emailing Kathy Phillips at kphillips9788@gmail.com

or texting (810) 336-3450. There is no cost. The seminar will be held at the church, 158 E. State St., Montrose.

LINDA D. MOTEN-ELLIOTT (MS, LMSE, CAADC, CCS-M) will be available every third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Burt Community of Christ, 1767 E. Burt Road, Burt to offer her services to anyone looking for support, direction and/or training due to a challenging situation and/ or just unsure as to what to do.

ST. CHARLES SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST COMMUNITY CENTER is open the first and third Thursday of every month from 6:30 until 8 p.m. The center is located at the corner of Clinton and Marcy Streets in St. Charles, and serves those who are in need of gently used clothing, household items and furniture (when available). The center also accept donations of gently used clothing, household items and furniture. Interested persons should stop by if they need assistance or have any questions.

• The First United Methodist Church of New Lothrop will host STORY HOUR for young children beginning on Monday, Sept. 24 and running through May 6, 2019 every two weeks. There will be story time, fun, crafts and snacks. For more information or to register, call Cindy Kinsey at (810) 638-7401. The church is located at 7495 Orchard St. in New Lothrop.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

• There will be a LIVING WITH ALZHEIMER’S SEMINAR on Thursday, Oct. 4, 11, 18 and 25 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Maple Grove Township Hall, 4017 Peet Road, Chesaning. The four-week session meets every Thursday in October and each class builds upon the previous week. The sessions are for individuals who are living with Alzheimer’s disease and/or a dementia diagnosis, as well as their friends, family and caregivers who want to learn more. For more information or to register, call Sue at (989) 845-7444 or Nicole at (989) 797-6877. The seminar is sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association.

• Dr. Roy Small will present a free LECTURE SERIES “Moving From Healthcare to Selfcare” every Wednesday in October at the Mitchell Center of Health and Education at Owosso Memorial Healthcare. The first lecture on Oct. 3 will be “Surviving the Healthcare Crisis.” Oct. 10 will be “Understanding Mental Health.” Oct. 17 will be “Understanding and Overcoming Pain.” Oct. 24 will be “Disease Prevention and Lifestyle.” Oct. 31 will be “Gracefully Aging.” To register or for more information, call Kelly at (517) 703-4088.

ODDS AND ENDS

The MONTROSE SPORTS AND COMMUNITY HALL OF FAME announces its Class of 2018. The inductees will be honored at a special video induction ceremony on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m. in the Montrose Schools Auditorium. Tickets go on sale for $15 at the Montrose Administration Office on Sept. 17, and includes admission, souvenir book and social time with hot and cold hors d’oeuvres following the ceremony. The Special Achievement Award goes to David Thiel, who graduated in 1964, and had a career as an engineer in the oil and gas industry. Sports Awards go to the 1981 state champion wrestling team, the 1983 state champion wrestling team, and Eric Hayes, a 1983 graduate, who was an all-state football player and a state champion wrestler. Tickets should be purchased by Oct. 4. Those who are out of the area can contact Tanya at (810) 577- 4721 for tickets.

The ST. CHARLES HALL OF FAME induction banquet will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29 at 5:30 p.m. at Kimberley Oaks Golf Course. Tickets are $20 per person and are available at the high school office.

• There will be a CONCEALED PISTOL CLASS on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Shiawassee Conservation Association, 4247 N. M-52, Owosso. The class will be taught by NRA-certified instructors. The cost is $100, which covers class materials, targets, ammunition, pistols and certificates. For reservations, call Steve Lehman at (989) 640-3762.

FUNDRAISERS

• There will be a CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association on Sunday, Sept. 23, beginning at 2 p.m. at the Maple Grove Township Park. There will be prizes for both adult and youth divisions. For more information or to register a team, contact Colleen at (989) 323-1546 or Cindy at (989) 413-3878.

• The FALL PURSE PARTY BINGO to benefit Respite Volunteers of Shiawassee will be on Thursday, Oct. 18. The doors open at 5:45 p.m., games start at 6:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Owosso. Tickets are on sale at Respite Volunteers of Shiawassee office, 710 W. King St. Owosso, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. For each bingo game, (20) a specific purse, of a retail value of at least $45, will be the prize. Additional bingo cards can be purchased. Snacks, coffee, ice water, tie-breaker prizes, and door prizes will be provided. This is an adults-only event. For more information, call (989) 725-1127.

• Memorial Healthcare Foundation will be holding its annual GO GREEN! GO BLUE! TAILGATE PARTY on Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Owosso Country Club. New this year is a 5K race to be held on Saturday, Oct. 20 at Fortitude Outdoor Fitness, 4377 S. M-52 in Owosso. This year’s chairs of the event are Go Blue! Doug Rowden and Go Green! Dan Mills. All are welcome to attend this annual high-spirited, in-state rivalry event. For more information or to register for the 5K contact the Foundation office or email lfreeman@memorialhealthcare.org. Tickets for the Tailgate Party are $20 per person (cash bar) with festivities kicking off at 6:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased by contacting the Foundation at (989) 729-4675 or at the door the evening of the event until capacity is reached. Many exciting activities will be held throughout the evening including spirit merchandise sales, raffles, and a charity silent auction. Go Green! or Go Blue! sponsorships can also be purchased by contacting the foundation office, located at 1637 W Main St. in Owosso. All proceeds raised will support Memorial Healthcare scholarship fund providing scholarships for healthcare careers.

SENIOR CITIZENS

• The Chesaning Young at Heart Club is sponsoring a TURKEYVILLE BUS TRIP on Saturday, Nov. 10. The group will see a show entitled “Christmas Again.” Interested persons can sign up at the Chesaning Senior Center, 218 Church St. To prevent cancellation, at least 40 reservations are required. For more information, call Marlene Hart at (989) 845-6052 or Rosemary Newcomb at (989) 494-9084. If no one answers, leave a message with name and phone number and the call will be returned.

SUPPORT GROUPS

• The Memorial Healthcare free DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP will meet from 1 to 2 p.m. on the third Friday of the month at the Owosso Senior Center, 300 N. Washington St.

• The Memorial Healthcare PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP meets on the third Monday of the month from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Community Room at the Memorial Cancer Center, 721 N. Shiawassee St., Owosso. For more information, call (989) 729-4786.

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