February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Happenings

NEW COMMUNITY BASED MATCH

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lakes welcomes the newest Community Based Match of Vera and Connie Lockwood. The two were matched Feb. 7 and they are looking forward to ice skating, fishing and exploring new activities together. More...

Sheriff’s Auxiliary plans ‘Strike Up Some Fun” bowl-a-thon

A “Strike Up Some Fun” bowl- a-thon to benefit the Roscommon Sheriff’s Auxiliary will be held Sat­urday (Feb. 17) beginning at 1 p.m. at Goodyear Lanes, Houghton Lake.  More...

Higgins Township has new recycling pickup dates

Higgins Township recycling dates have changed for 2018.  Pickup dates for Waste Management recycling are as follows: Feb. 14 and 28; March 14 and 28; April 11 and 25; May 9 and 23; June 6 and 20; July 5 and 18; Aug. 15 and 29; Sept. More...

Caregiver Support Group to meet beginning March 1

A four-week Caregiver Support Group to explore the diseases of Alzheimer’s and dementia and their impacts will begin in March.  More...

Veterans packages distributed Feb. 22 at American Legion

Members of American Legion Post 245, Prudenville, and the auxil­iary will be giving away burger and sausage packages at the post Feb. 22.  Veterans and active duty mem­bers may pick up as­sistance packag­es from 4 to 6 p.m. More...

New AAA Foundation study shows prevalence, risks of drowsy driving

The most in-depth drowsy driving research ever conducted in the U.S. More...

Gardening questions to be answered at club meeting

The February meeting of the Kirtland Garden Club will be held at the Hough­ton Lake Public Library Feb. 19 at 1:30 p.m.  More...

‘Sweetheart Dinner’ at St. Helen American Legion

The St. Helen American Legion Auxiliary is holding a “Sweetheart Din­ner” Saturday.   The dinner will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is $12 and includes a New York strip steak, baked potato, salad and dessert. The public is invited. More...

Senior Singles to meet Feb. 21

The Roscommon Seniors Singles will hold its monthly dinner Feb. 21 at L.J.’s Kilkare Inn, Houghton Lake.  The gathering will begin at 5 p.m. For information, call Angie at 366-9865.   More...

A.J. Croce explores ‘two generations of American music’

Acclaimed singer/songwriter A.J. Croce will perform his own songs and those of his legendary father, Jim Croce, March 10 at the Kirtland Center.  Tickets are $35 and are available at mynorthtickets.com/events/aj-croce. More...

COA portrait fundraiser Feb. 17

The Roscommon County Com­mission on Aging’s Houghton Lake Center will host a family portrait fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 17 to benefit the COA’s Meals- on-Wheels Program.  More...

Roscommon County Food Pantry receives RCCF grant

The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) recently presented a $2,500 grant to the Roscommon County Food Pantry. The funding for this proj­ect comes from one of the donor-advised funds of RCCF.  More...

Community food giveaway Feb. 24 at RAPS bus garage

A community food giveaway is planned Feb. 24 at the Roscommon Area Public Schools bus garage.  More...

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