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Community Events

  • 10/19/2017 - 30 Years of Piecing Friends Together

  • 10/19/2017 - Story Time With Mr. Don
    The Posen Branch Library will be hosting "Story Time With Mr. Don" Oct. 19 12:30-1:30.

  • 10/20/2017 - Tailgate Party
    The Alcona FFA will be hosting a "Tailgate Party" Oct. 20 5-7:30p.m. at Alcona's last home game of the year. Kickoff at 7p.m. vs. Mio-Au Sable. Cost will be $8 for Adults and $5 for students.

  • 10/21/2017 - Leer Harvest Dinner
    The "Leer Harvest Dinner" will be held Oct. 21 4-6p.m. at Long Rapids Hall. Cost will be $10 for Adults or $30 for a Family. Contact 989-379-2920.

  • 10/22/2017 - Toys for Tots Benefit
    The Barton City Eagles will be hosting a "Toys for Tots Benefit" Oct. 22 3-6p.m. Dinner will cost $10 and there will be a 50/50 raffle and Karaoke by Donna from 4-8p.m.

  • 10/22/2017 - 
    Sunday Music At the Library presents Singer-Songwriter Amy Petty, on October 22nd at 2p.m. at the Alpena County Library. There is not cost to attend this event. For more information , please visit www.alpenalibrary.org or give them a call at 989-356-6188, ext. 25.

  • 10/23/2017 - Our Fires Still Burn
    The Native Voices Travelling Exhibit will be hosting "Our Fires Still Burn" Oct. 23 6:30p.m. at the Alpena County Library.

  • 10/23/2017 - Discover Methods of Lowering Electric and Gas Bills
    If you would like to learn methods of lowering electric and gas bills, you are invited to attend the class ' Energy Vampires Live Among Us' on Monday October 23rd, from 5:30p.m.-7p.m. at Alpena Community College. Fee for the class is $15, and for information or to register, call 358-7271.

  • 10/25/2017 - All You Can Eat Hotcake Dinner
    The Alpena Shrine Club and Chisolm St. McDonald's Restaurant will be hosting a "All You Can Eat Hotcake Dinner" Oct. 25 5-7p.m. at McDonalds on Chisolm. Cost is $3 per person.

  • 10/26/2017 - Story Time With Mr. Don
    The Posen Branch Library will be hosting "Story Time With Mr. Don" Oct. 26 12:30-1:30.

  • 10/27/2017 - Annual SERRV Bazaar
    First Congregational Church of Alpena will be hosting their "Annual SERRV Bazaar" Oct. 27 2-6p.m.

  • 10/22/2017 - Adult Costume Party
    Sunday Music At the Library presents Singer-Songwriter Amy Petty, on October 22nd at 2p.m. at the Alpena County Library. There is not cost to attend this event. For more information , please visit www.alpenalibrary.org or give them a call at 989-356-6188, ext. 25.



  • 10/28/2017 - Annual SERRV Bazaar
    First Congregational Church of Alpena will be hosting their "Annual SERRV Bazaar" Oct. 28 10a.m.-2p.m.

  • 10/29/2017 - Elk Country Animal Shelter Turkey Dinner and Auction
    The "Elk Country Animal Shelter Turkey Dinner and Auction" will be held Oct. 29 4p.m. at the Hillman Community Center. Contact 989-785-3738 for more info.

  • 10/29/2017 - Annual Fall Fest
    PCAC will be holding their "Annual Fall Fest" Oct. 29 11a.m.-3p.m. at Posen Consolidated School. There will be a variety of events, raffles, and food.


  • 10/31/2017 - Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will be holding a "Blood Drive" Oct. 31 10a.m.-3:45p.m. at Alpena Community College.

  • 10/31/2017 - Pumpkins in the Parking Lot
    Good Shepherd Lutheran Church of Ossineke will be hosting "Pumpkins in the Parking Lot" Oct. 31 5:30-7p.m.

  • 11/02/2017 - Story Time With Mr. Don
    The Posen Branch Library will be hosting "Story Time With Mr. Don" Nov. 2 12:30-1:30.

  • 11/08/2017 - Agent Orange Riders
    Cheif's Bar and Grill of Alpena will be hosting "Agent Orange Riders" Nov. 8 at Noon. Everyone welcome.

  • 11/09/2017 - Our Fires Still Burn
    The Native Voices Travelling Exhibit will be hosting "Sun Kissed POV" Nov. 9 7p.m. at the Alpena County Library.

  • 11/09/2017 - Sun Kissed POV
    The Native Voices Travelling Exhibit will be hosting "Sun Kissed POV" Nov. 9 7p.m. at the Alpena County Library.

  • 11/09/2017 - Story Time With Mr. Don
    The Posen Branch Library will be hosting "Story Time With Mr. Don" Nov. 9 12:30-1:30.

  • 11/11/2017 - Our Fires Still Burn
    The Native Voices Travelling Exhibit will be hosting "People of the Feather" Nov. 11 1p.m. at the Alpena County Library.

  • 11/16/2017 - Story Time With Mr. Don
    The Posen Branch Library will be hosting "Story Time With Mr. Don" Nov. 16 12:30-1:30.

  • 11/18/2017 - Anishinabe Women's Dance Presentation
    The Native Voices Travelling Exhibit will be hosting "Anishinabe Women's Dance Presentation" Nov. 18 1p.m. at the Alpena County Library.

  • 11/30/2017 - Story Time With Mr. Don
    The Posen Branch Library will be hosting "Story Time With Mr. Don" Nov. 30 12:30-1:30.

  • 12/05/2017 - Silent Auction for MEA Scholarship Fund at Alpena Library
    Silent Auction for MEA Scholarship Fund at Library

    Tuesday, December 5th, The Michigan Education Association (MEA) will be having a silent auction at the Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library (211 North First Avenue in Alpena) for a scholarship fund. It will begin at 10:00 a.m. with a general membership meeting followed by the keynote speaker for the event, MEA Lobbyist, Andy Neumann.
    There will also be a potluck lunch. Bring a dish to pass and a quality item for the auction. Call the Alpena MEA Office (989-356-4551 or 1-800-587-5545) or contact Lynn Peters by email (lpeters@mea.org) for more information.

  • 12/13/2017 - Agent Orange Riders
    Cheif's Bar and Grill of Alpena will be hosting "Agent Orange Riders" Dec. 13 at Noon. Everyone welcome.

  • 11/11/2017 - People of the Feather
    The Native Voices Travelling Exhibit will be hosting "People of the Feather" Nov. 11 1p.m. at the Alpena County Library.

  • 11/09/2017 - Sun Kissed POV
    The Native Voices Travelling Exhibit will be hosting "Sun Kissed POV" Nov. 9 7p.m. at the Alpena County Library.


  • Ongoing Events

  • 08/13/2017 - Thunder Bay Car Show
    The "Thunder Bay Car Show" will be held Aug 11-13 all day at Starlight Beach, Bay View Bandshell, and Performance Locker.

  • 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.