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Community Events

  • 02/23/2018 - Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine
    Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine - Serving homemade soups, grilled cheese, sandwiches and deserts from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Friday (February 23rd). Cost is a donation.

  • 02/23/2018 - Michigan Micro Adventures
    Michigan Micro Adventures - Will be at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library on Friday (February 23rd), at 5:45 p.m. Call 724-6796 for more information.

  • 02/23/2018 - Posen Knights Of Columbus Fish Fry

    Posen Knights Of Columbus Fish Fry in Posen - Friday February 23rd, March 9th and 23rd between 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Baked Alaskan Pollock, and shrimp dinners for Ten or 13 dollars, half price for children 10 and under. Call in advance for take out orders.

  • 02/23/2018 - The Alcona Tool Cats Robotics Team
    The Alcona Tool Cats Robotics Team - Is having a Soup Dinner Fundraiser on Friday (February 23rd). The event will be at Alcona High School from 3 to 6 p.m. The cost for dinner is $5.00 per person. All proceeds from the dinner will help fund the building of their robot and competition expenses for the 2018 season.

  • 02/23/2018 - First Assembly of God Wild Game Charitable Dinner
    First Assembly of God Wild Game Charitable Dinner - Men's nights takes place Friday (February 23rd) and Family night is Saturday (February 24th) at Alpena First Assembly of God (164 North Ripley Boulevard in Alpena). Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner begins at 6:30. Men's night tickets are $15.00 per person or get a table of nine for $120.00. Family night tickets are $30.00 per family of six or $15.00 per person, while children under five years old eat free. For more info go to www.alpenafirstassembly.org or call 586-722-8539.

  • 02/23/2018 - The Alpena Senior Citizens Center
    The Alpena Senior Citizens Center - Will have low impact exercises Friday (February 23rd), lead by instructors who are certified by the Arthritis Foundation at 9:30 a.m.

  • 02/23/2018 - Reel Fun Festivus Dinner
    Reel Fun Festivus Dinner - Will take place at the Aplex Friday (February 23rd) with a social hour and cash bar. Dinner will be at 7:00 p.m. Following will be chinese raffles and prizes. Tickets are $20.00, so call Top O’Michigan (356-6133).

  • 02/23/2018 - Art in the Loft Friday Foodie Lunch
    Art in the Loft Friday Foodie Lunch - Will take place Friday (February 23rd) fro noon to 1 p.m.. Cost is $13.00. To register, call 356-4877 or go to www.artintheloft.org.

  • 02/24/2018 - Kingsley High School Volunteer Club Big Buck Night
    Kingsley High School Volunteer Club Big Buck Night - Will be held on Saturday (February 24th). The doors will open at 4:30 p.m. The event will be held at Kingsley High School and will include a buck contest, a sportsman expo with vendors, live music, a turkey dinner and more. Tickets are $15.00 available at any Kingsley School Office or $20.00 at the door. Tickets are limited.

  • 02/24/2018 - Second Chance Prom
    Second Chance Prom - Will be held Saturday (February 24th), from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall/ Hors D'oeuvres will be provided. Tickets are $25.00. Must be 21 or older to attend. Proceeds go towards Friends Together and Hopes Shores Alliance. For more info, call Judy Burns (989-356-3231) or Kathy Conklin (989-356-2560).

  • 02/24/2018 - First Assembly of God Wild Game Charitable Dinner
    First Assembly of God Wild Game Charitable Dinner - Family night is Saturday (February 24th) at Alpena First Assembly of God (164 North Ripley Boulevard in Alpena). Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner begins at 6:30. Family night tickets are $30.00 per family of six or $15.00 per person, while children under five years old eat free. For more info go to www.alpenafirstassembly.org or call 586-722-8539.

  • 02/24/2018 - Barton City Eagles
    Barton City Eagles - Will be hosting a lasagna dinner, Saturday (February 24th), from 5 to 7 p.m. Cost is $8.00 per person. For more information call 989-736-3050.

  • 02/24/2018 - Moxie Strings
    Moxie Strings - Will be performing at the Alpena County Library at 1 p.m. Saturday (February 24th). The performance is free and open to the public.

  • 02/24/2018 - Lantern-Lit Ski
    Lantern-Lit Ski - Will take place from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday (February 24th) at P.H. Hoeft State Park. There will be a warming station by the stone fireplace in the pavilion, plus hot chocolate and water.

  • 02/24/2018 - True North Radios Winter Concert Series
    True North Radios Winter Concert Series - Will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday (February 24th) at the APlex. Cost is $12.00 at the door.

  • 02/25/2018 - VFW Post 5857 in Onaway
    VFW Post 5857 in Onaway - Is hosting a breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon, Sunday (February 25th). The public is welcome.

  • 02/26/2018 - Posen Senior Center
    Posen Senior Center - Offering free blood pressure and blood oxygen screenings Monday (February 26th). For more info, call 800-342-7711.

  • 02/26/2018 - American Red Cross Blood Donation
    American Red Cross Blood Donation - Will be held Monday (February 26th), from noon to 5:45 p.m. at Hope Lutheran Church in Hubbard Lake.

  • 02/26/2018 - The Alpena Senior Citizens Center
    The Alpena Senior Citizens Center - Will have low impact exercises Monday (February 26th), lead by instructors who are certified by the Arthritis Foundation at 9:30 a.m. and Euchre at 12:30 p.m.

  • 02/26/2018 - Alpena County Library
    Alpena County Library - Offering a computer class on Working Smarter Using Google Suite: Docs and Sheets from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday (February 26th). Cost is $5.00. To register, call 356-6188 extension 14.

  • 02/27/2018 - American Red Cross Blood Donation
    American Red Cross Blood Donation - Will be held Tuesday (February 27th) from 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at St John Lutheran School in Rogers City.

  • 02/27/2018 - The Alpena Senior Citizens Center

    The Alpena Senior Citizens Center - Is having Spitzer Tuesday (February 27th) at 12:30 p.m.

  • 02/27/2018 - The Alpena Senior Citizens Center
    The Alpena Senior Citizens Center - Is hosting a Kinship Support Group Tuesday (February 27th), from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. for grandparents or other relatives raising a family member. Contact BJ or Annie (356-3585) to sign up or for additional information.

  • 02/27/2018 - Association of Lifelong Learners
    Association of Lifelong Learners - Will learn about costuming, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday (February 27th), at ACC's Madeline Briggs Center. For more info, call 358-7207.

  • 02/27/2018 - Thunder Bay Island Preservation Society
    Thunder Bay Island Preservation Society - Will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday (February 27th) at the Alpena Yacht Club. The public is welcome.

  • 02/28/2018 - Alpena Moose Lodge 571
    Alpena Moose Lodge 571 - Will be serving chicken wings and fries Wednesday (February 28th) from 5 to 6 p.m. Cost is $5.00.

  • 02/28/2018 - American Red Cross Blood Donation
    American Red Cross Blood Donation - Will be held Wednesday (February 28th), from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at St. Anne Catholic Church in Alpena.

  • 02/28/2018 - The Alpena Senior Citizens Center
    The Alpena Senior Citizens Center - Will have low impact exercises Wednesday (February 28th), lead by instructors who are certified by the Arthritis Foundation at 9:30 a.m. and Card Bingo at 12:25 p.m.

  • 02/28/2018 - The Drawing for Love Your Library Month Prizes
    The Drawing for Love Your Library Month Prizes - Will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday (February 28th) at all branches of the Alcona County Library.

  • 02/28/2018 - Besser Chorus
    Besser Chorus - Will hold rehearsals at 7 p.m., Wednesday (February 28th) in the Thunder Bay Junior High School choir room. For more info, call 464-7464.

  • 03/01/2018 - Blood Donation Opportunity
    Blood Donation Opportunity -Will take place Thursday (March 1st) from 11:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. at St Francis Church (3060 West Casey in Lewiston).

  • 03/01/2018 - Immanuel Lutheran School
    Immanuel Lutheran School - Will be hosting a open house for three and four year old Preschool and Kindergarten students on Thursday, (March 1st) from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Call 989-354-4805 for more information.

  • 03/02/2018 - Fish Fry Buffet
    The Rogers City Knights of Columbus will host a fish fry buffet Friday February 16th and Friday March 2nd   Starting at 4:30 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Rogers City. Take outs available at 3:30 at the hall or St. Ignatius Club Room.

  • 03/02/2018 - Barton City Eagles
    Barton City Eagles - Will be hosting a "Soup and Desert Supper", Friday (March 2nd), from 5 to 7 p.m. Cost is $6.00 per person. For more information call 989-736-3050.

  • 03/03/2018 - Spring Thaw Cornhole Tournament Benefiting the Alpena Senior Citizens Center
    Spring Thaw Cornhole Tournament Benefiting the Alpena Senior Citizens Center - Will take place Saturday (March 3rd), at the Alpena Events Complex with a 1:00 p.m. start time. Entry fee is $20 per team and $5 for spectators. To Register your team or for more information, please call the Alpena Senior Citizens Center (989-356-3585).

  • 03/05/2018 - Blood Donation Opportunity
    Blood Donation Opportunity - Will take place Monday (March 5th), from 8:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Lafarge Corporation North America Maintenance Conference Room (1435 Ford Avenue).

  • 03/08/2018 - VFW Post 2496 in Alpena
    VFW Post 2496 in Alpena - Hosting a veteran benefits fair Thursday (March 8th), from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Contact Steve Rollins (989-370-7197) for more information.

  • 03/09/2018 - Posen Knights Of Columbus Fish Fry

    Posen Knights Of Columbus Fish Fry in Posen - Friday March 9th and 23rd between 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Baked Alaskan Pollock, and shrimp dinners for Ten or 13 dollars, half price for children 10 and under. Call in advance for take out orders.


  • 03/09/2018 - Puck Raisers Puck-a-Thon Bowling Fundraiser
    Puck Raisers Puck-a-Thon Bowling Fundraiser - Will take place Friday (March 9th). Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. and bowling starts at 6. Cost is $60.00 per team. All money raised will go towards the Puck Raisers for AHA Hockey. For more info, contact Courtney (464-7420) or Mike (590-2218).

  • 03/09/2018 - Blood Donation Opportunity
    Blood Donation Opportunity - Will take place Friday (March 9th) from 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at Rogers City High School (1033 West Huron in Rogers City).

  • 03/10/2018 - 2018 Gaylords Dancing With the Stars Event and Fundraiser
    2018 Gaylords Dancing With the Stars Event and Fundraiser - Will be held Saturday, March 10th, at 6 p.m. at the Otsego Grand Event Center. Proceeds go toward enhancing patient care through programs and services at Otsgeo Memorial Hospital. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, January 10th, for $125.00. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 989-731-2343.

  • 03/10/2018 - Rogers City Rocks Ladies Night Out
    Rogers City Rocks Ladies Night Out - Will take place Saturday (March 10th) at the K of C Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner is a 6. Tickets are $20.00.

  • 03/11/2018 - Winter Serenade Program by the Alpena Symphony Orchestra
    Winter Serenade Program by the Alpena Symphony Orchestra - Will be held on Sunday (March 11th), at 3:00 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, (124 East Washington in Alpena). The concert is free of charge but donations are welcome. For more information call Andrea Arbuckle (989-464-9586).

  • 03/14/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.


  • 03/14/2018 - Blood Donation Opportunity
    Blood Donation Opportunity - Will take place Wednesday (March 14th) from noon to 5:45 p.m. First Presbyterian Church (1600 West Chisholm in Alpena).

  • 03/23/2018 - Posen Knights Of Columbus Fish Fry in Posen

    Posen Knights Of Columbus Fish Fry in Posen - Friday March 23rd between 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Baked Alaskan Pollock, and shrimp dinners for Ten or 13 dollars, half price for children 10 and under. Call in advance for take out orders.

  • 03/30/2018 - Rollerskating on Fridays at Hillman Community Center
    Rollerskating on Fridays at Hillman Community Center - Runs through Friday, March 30th, from 7 to 10 p.m. Cost is $5.00 per person or $15.00 per family. For more information call 742-4522.

  • 03/30/2018 - Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine
    Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine - Serving homemade soups, grilled cheese, sandwiches and deserts from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Friday (March 30th). Cost is a donation.

  • 04/11/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 04/20/2018 - Home and Outdoor Show
    Home and Outdoor Show - Friday April 20th from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. and Saturday April 21st between 9:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Otsego County Sportsplex In Gaylord. Numerous exhibitors will be on hand.


  • 04/21/2018 - Home and Outdoor Show
    Home and Outdoor Show - Saturday April 21st between 9:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Otsego County Sportsplex In Gaylord. Numerous exhibitors will be on hand.

  • 04/27/2018 - Alpena-Montmorency Conservation Districts 2018 Spring Tree Sale
    Alpena-Montmorency Conservation Districts 2018 Spring Tree Sale - Takes place Friday (April 27th), from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Alpena Warehouse and Saturday, (April 28th), from 9 a.m until 2 p.m. at the Montmorency County Fairgrounds. If you have any questions, contact Aprille by email (aprille.williamson@macd.org).

  • 04/28/2018 - Alpena-Montmorency Conservation Districts 2018 Spring Tree Sale
    Alpena-Montmorency Conservation Districts 2018 Spring Tree Sale - Takes place Saturday, (April 28th), from 9 a.m until 2 p.m. at the Montmorency County Fairgrounds. If you have any questions, contact Aprille by email (aprille.williamson@macd.org).

  • 05/09/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 05/18/2018 - Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine
    Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine - Serving homemade soups, sandwiches and deserts from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Friday (May 18th). Cost is a donation.

  • 06/13/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 06/23/2018 - The AuSable Valley Engine and Tractor Club Annual Show
    The AuSable Valley Engine and Tractor Club Annual Show - Is on Friday and Saturday (June 22nd and 23rd), at the Oscoda County Fairgrounds on Caldwell Road off of M-33 between Mio and Fairview. Will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring tractor and machine exhibits, tractor and kids games with prizes, flea market and more. Food is available on site. Gate fee is $3.00 per person. Children under 12 years are free. For more information call 989-370-5471.

  • 06/29/2018 - Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine
    Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine - Having an ice cream social Friday (June 29th) from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Includes hot dogs, salads, ice cream and other deserts. Cost is a donation

  • 07/11/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 07/27/2018 - Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine
    Grace Episcopal Church in Lachine - Having an ice cream social Friday (July 27th) from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Includes hot dogs, salads, ice cream and other deserts. Cost is a donation.

  • 08/08/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 09/12/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 10/10/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 11/14/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.

  • 12/12/2018 - Agent Orange Riders Meeting
    Agent Orange Riders Meeting - Will be held at 12 noon at Chiefs Bar and Grill on north Second Avenue Alpena. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month - All are welcome.


  • Ongoing Events

  • 02/23/2018 - Storytime and Craft for Children
    Storytime and Craft for Children - Will take place from 10:15 to 11 a.m. on Fridays at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library (312 West Main Street).

  • 02/24/2018 - Coached Swim Workouts
    Coached Swim Workouts - For ages 12 and above every Saturday in February (February 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th) at the Alpena County Plaza Pool, from 8 to 9 a.m. Each session costs $5.00 for members of both Plaza Pool and Friends of Plaza Pool and $10.00 for non members of those organizations. For more information, contact Kathy Garant (989-354-3088).

  • 02/28/2018 - Love Your Library Month
    Love Your Library Month - Add a favorite recipe to the Alcona County Library’s “Wall of Recipes” during February’s Love Your Library Month. Each recipe will earn one entry form for a prize drawing on Wednesday, February 28th, at each branch library. For information call 724-6796.

  • 03/23/2018 - Fry-Day Night Fish Fry
    Fry-Day Night Fish Fry - Will he held on Fridays, starting February 16th, during Lent at Saint Rose of Lima (3433 Herron Road), except for Good Friday (March 30th). Dinners will be served between 4:30 to 7 p.m. Cost is $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children ages five to 12. Children ages four and under get in free. Take-outs are available. Call the church for more info (379-4316).

  • 03/23/2018 - The Knights of Columbus Council 529
    The Knights of Columbus Council 529 - Will hold a fish dinner every Friday during Lent. Doors open at 3:30 p.m. with meals served from 4 to 7 p.m. Takeout is available.

  • 03/26/2018 - Association of Lifelong Learners Learn to Play the Ukulele
    Association of Lifelong Learners Learn to Play the Ukulele - Held each Monday from January 8th to March 26th. Sessions are from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at ACC's Madeline Briggs Center. For more information call 358-7207.

  • 03/30/2018 - Rollerskating on Fridays at Hillman Community Center
    Rollerskating on Fridays at Hillman Community Center - Runs through March 30th, from 7 to 10 p.m. Cost is $5.00 per person or $15.00 per family. For more information contact 742-4522.

  • 03/30/2018 - Alpena Eagles Friday Fish Fry
    Alpena Eagles Friday Fish Fry - Will be held every Friday through March 30th from 5 to 7 p.m. Cost is $9.00 with a salad bar included. The public is welcome.

  • 03/31/2018 - Northern Lights Arena Free Snow Day Open Skate
    Northern Lights Arena Free Snow Day Open Skate - For the 2017-18 season, when Alpena Public Schools has a snow day, Northern Lights Arena will host Free Snow Day Open Skate from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For those who do not have skates, skate rental is two dollars ($2.00).

  • 03/31/2018 - American Association of Retired Persons Free Tax Service
    American Association of Retired Persons Free Tax Service - Offered to seniors and low income households in Alpena through March. An appointment is needed for the service at the Alpena Public Library or the Alpena Senior Citizens Center. Services are offered Mondays and Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday from 2:30 to 6:15 p.m. at the Library, as well as from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at the senior center. Call the library (464-0982) or the senior center (356-3585) to make an appointment.

  • 03/31/2018 - Coached Swim Workouts
    Coached Swim Workouts - For ages 12 and above every Saturday in March (March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st) at the Alpena County Plaza Pool, from 8 to 9 a.m. Each session costs $5.00 for members of both Plaza Pool and Friends of Plaza Pool and $10.00 for non members of those organizations. For more information, contact Kathy Garant (989-354-3088).

  • 04/07/2018 - TOPS 0800
    TOPS 0800 - Join TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 0800 to help stick to you New Year's weight loss resolution. There will be a weigh-in at 5 p.m. and the meeting at 5:30. Meetings take place on Wednesday starting January 3rd and ending April 7th, at Trinity Episcopal Church (124 East Washington Avenue in Alpena).

  • 04/10/2018 - First United Methodist Church
    First United Methodist Church - Will be hosting "Griefshare" meetings on Tuesdays at 2 p.m. through April 10th. Reserve a spot at 354-2490. Cost is $20.00.

  • 04/12/2018 - Dave Ramseys Financial Peace University
    Dave Ramseys Financial Peace University - Will be held at Shoreline Wesleyan Church (135 River Street, Alpena) on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. Classes start February 15th. This is a nine-week class. Learn how to eliminate debt quickly and take control of your money so you can find financial peace. Register online (https://fpu.com/1057151) or contact Kathy (989-884-1193) for more info.

  • 05/08/2018 - First Tuesdays With Friends Celebrating 12th Season
    First Tuesdays With Friends Celebrating 12th Season - Will take place Tuesdays, February 6th, March 6th and May 8th. Programs are held at the Onaway Historical Courthouse at 1 p.m.

  • 12/05/2018 - Souper Duper Soup Kitchen
    Souper Duper Soup Kitchen - Will be held at Saint Paul Catholic Church Hall every Wednesday from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. except for December 27th, 2017. Anyone interested in donating, volunteering or sharing in a meal can call 989-306-6753.

  • 12/24/2018 - Rogers City Area Senior and Community Center Crafts and Euchre
    Rogers City Area Senior and Community Center Crafts and Euchre - Crafts offered at 10:15 a.m. and euchre fro 1 to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays.

  • 12/26/2018 - Friends Together Weekly
    Friends Together Weekly - Meets Tuesdays at 6 p.m. at Friends Together headquarters (105 Prentiss Street in Alpena). For more information call 356-3231.

  • 12/26/2018 - Boy Scout Troop 92
    Boy Scout Troop 92 - Meets Tuesdays at St. Paul Lutheran Church. The Boy Scouts are from 6:30 to 8 p.m. and the Cub Scouts are from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Anyone interested can join at any time.

  • 12/27/2018 - The Grief After Suicide Support Group
    The Grief After Suicide Support Group - Meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at Long Rapids First Congregational Church (5440 Church Street in Lachine). Their next meeting will be on Wednesday December 27th. Call Amy (989-916-9233) if you have any questions or need more details.

  • 12/27/2018 - Guys Like Us
    Guys Like Us - Guys Like Us, a morning coffee crew of men who are coping with cancer, meets 10 a.m. Wednesdays, at Friends Together (105 Prentiss Street in Alpena). For men only.

  • 12/27/2018 - Friends Together Women on Wednesdays
    Friends Together Women on Wednesdays - A support group for women dealing with cancer, meets on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at Friends Together Center (105 Prentiss Street in Alpena).

  • 12/28/2018 - Alpena Optimist Club
    Alpena Optimist Club - Meets for breakfast each Thursday at 7 a.m. at JJ's Steak and Pizza. The Public is welcome.

  • 12/28/2018 - Friends Together Life After Loss
    Friends Together Life After Loss - Meets Thursdays at 6 p.m. at the Friends Together Center. For more information contact 356-3231.

  • 12/28/2018 - Association of Lifelong Learners Plays Bridge
    Association of Lifelong Learners Plays Bridge - Held each Friday from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at ACC's Madeline Briggs Center. Experienced players welcome. For more information call 358-7207.

  • 12/28/2018 - Recovery Yoga
    Recovery Yoga - Will take place Fridays, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., at ACC's Besser Technical Center Room 201. Yoga mats will be provided. For more information contact yoga.w.paige@gmail.com.

  • 12/29/2018 - Drop in Knit/Crochet Group
    Drop in Knit/Crochet Group - At Presque Isle District Library, Posen branch from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Mondays. All levels are welcome. For more information contact 766-2233.

  • 12/29/2018 - Alpena Gymnastics
    Alpena Gymnastics - Holds an open gym for ages 5 and older every Saturday from noon to 1 p.m. at the Aplex in Alpena. Fee is $5.00.

  • 12/31/2018 - Alpena Farmers Market
    The Alpena Farmer's Market runs every Saturday at the Alpena Mall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., with a wide variety of goods available from local sources.

  • 12/31/2018 - Onaway Library Fundraiser for Interactive Game Table
    Onaway Library Fundraiser for Interactive Game Table - Proceeds from the ongoing used book sale will be used to purchase an interactive and educational game table. It would be used by both youth and adults and would include a variety of games, reading, puzzles and art projects. Donations can be made at the Onaway Library (20774 State Street, Onaway). For more information contact the library (989-733-6621).

  • 12/31/2018 - Association of Lifelong Learners Pickle Ball
    Association of Lifelong Learners Pickle Ball - Held each Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Aplex (701 Woodward Avenue in Alpena). All skill levels welcome. For more information call 358-7207.

  • 12/31/2018 - Alpena Improv Classes
    Alpena Improv Classes - Meets Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at First Congregational United Church of Christ, upstairs.

  • 12/31/2018 - Alpena Duplicate Bridge Club
    Alpena Duplicate Bridge Club - Plays every Monday at 12:45 p.m. at First United Methodist Church. New players are welcome. For more information call 595-5119 or 354-2306.

  • 12/31/2018 - Presque Isle County Council On Aging
    Presque Isle County Council On Aging - Offering free exercise class and line dancing Monday to Thursday at 10 a.m.

  • 12/31/2018 - United Way of Northeast Michigan
    United Way of Northeast Michigan - Asking for donations to complete their 2018 campaign. Donations can be mailed to or dropped off at United Way of Northeast Michigan (701 Woodward Avenue in Alpena), at Anschuetz Chevrolet (1074 US 23 North in Alpena) or pledge online (www.unitedwaynemi.org).

  • 01/01/2019 - Alpena County Library
    Alpena County Library - Offering an informal gathering for community fibercraft enthusiasts on alternate Wednesdays (beginning February 7th) from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Bring a project to work on and enjoy some tea and cookies. For more info, call 356-6188.

  • 12/30/2020 - Grief After Suicide Support Group
    "Grief After Suicide Support Group" will meet the 2nd and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 7-8:30p.m. at Long Rapids Congregational Church. Contact 989-916-9233 for more info.



  • 12/30/2020 - SNIP Program
    The Alcona County Humane Society has a "SNIP Program". The Spay, Neuter, Incentive Program will provide $100 towards veternary services with 15 hours of volunteer work at the shelter. They also have an extensive wish list of items if you wish to donate. Contact 989-736-7387 for more info.

  • 12/28/2018 - Drop in Knit/Crochet Group
    Drop in Knit/Crochet Group - At Presque Isle District Library, Posen branch from 10 a.m. to noon on Fridays. All levels are welcome. For more information contact 766-2233.