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Community Events

  • 08/21/2014 - Long Lake Improvement Association Meets
    The Long Lake Improvement Association will host its annual meeting on Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. at Hinks School. For more information, contact Board Member Bob Garant at (989) 255-7160.

  • 08/21/2014 - Senior Center Open House
    The Alpena Senior Center will host an open house on Aug. 21 from 2-4:30 p.m. It will include free program demos, blood pressure screenings, food and music by Music4You. All ages are welcome. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/21/2014 - Family Movie Matinee
    On Thursdays in August there will be a Family Movie Matinee at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library, at 2 p.m. Enjoy a newly released DVD and theatre-style popcorn. Call 724-6796 for details.

  • 08/21/2014 - Musical Presentation at RC Theatre
    The Rogers City Community Theatre presents "Curtain Call: The Musical" from Aug. 21-23 at 7:30 p.m. and on Aug. 24 at 2 p.m. It's a 2014 Summer Youth Production, written by Maggie Gautier. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, and $6 for students.

  • 08/21/2014 - 08/21/14- Health Screening
    A free vision and hearing screening will be held at District Health Department Number 4 in Atlanta on Thursday, August 21st from 9:00 to 2:00 pm for ages kindergarten through 18 years. Please call, 785-4428 for an appointment.

  • 08/22/2014 - Summer Concert in Rogers City
    The Summer Concert Series at Rogers City Lakeside Park Bandshell will host a performance by the Cheboygan Brewhouse Band on August 22 from 7-8:30 p.m. The concert is free and includes prize giveaways, 50-50 raffles and other fun activities. For more information, contact the Rogers City Chamber of Commerce.

  • 08/22/2014 - Make Your Own Cleaning Products
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a demonstration on making your own cleaning products on Aug. 22 at 11 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/22/2014 - Storytime and Craft for Children
    There will be a storytime and craft for children at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library every Friday in August from 10:15-11 a.m. For more information, contact the library.

  • 08/22/2014 - Rummage Sale
    The United Methodist Women will host their annual fall rummage sale Aug. 21-22. It will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 12 noon on Friday. Friday is bag day, in which you can fill a bag for $2. For more information, contact Anne Dessenberg at 356-1371.

  • 08/22/2014 - Last Salads of the Season Dinner
    Grace Episcopal Church of Long Rapids will host its 'Last Salads of the Season Dinner' on Aug. 22 from 4-7 p.m. It will also feature home-made pies and other desserts. A free will offering will be accepted, with half the proceeds benefiting a a needy person or organization. For more information, contact the church.

  • 08/23/2014 - Onaway Car Show
    The Onaway Car Show will be held on Aug. 23 at Chandler Park from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Trophies will be awarded for Best of Show, People's Choice and the top 40 cars. The entry fee is $15 in advance or $20 on the day of the event. Admission to the public is free. The event also includes raffles, 50-50 drawings, and food and beverages from Manzana's Deli. For more information, call Mike Florindi at (231) 268-1575.

  • 08/23/2014 - Day of Scouting Activities
    Boy Scout Troup 92 and Cub Scout Pack 3092 of Alpena will host a day of scouting activities at the Besser Museum on Aug. 23. The event is open to boys ages 6-17 and will include knot tying, a rock climbing wall, campsite cooking, a history of scouting display and more. For more information, contact Denny at 354-5592 or Brian at 884-1363.

  • 08/23/2014 - Mio Lions Club Golf Outing
    The Mio Lions Club will host its 14th annual golf outing on Aug. 23 at the Fairview Hills Golf Course. There will be a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The event is open to the public and everyone is welcome. The outing features a four-team, 18-hole non-handicapped scramble format. Lunch and prizes will be available. Space is limited to 88 people. For more information, call Duane at (989) 786-5379 or Don at (989) 390-4126.

  • 08/23/2014 - Four County Land Auction
    There will be a four-county public land auction, covering Alpena, Cheboygan, Montmorency and Presque Isle Counties, on Aug. 23 at Rogers City High School. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with the sale starting at 12 noon. For more information, call 354-95334 or visit 'www dot tax dash sale dot info.' (CLICK HERE)

  • 08/23/2014 - 
    The Michigan Military Memorial Wall will be in Tawas City at the Iosco Veterans Recognition Plaza. Viewing of the wall will be held on August 23rd from 9 to 6 pm, with a ceremony at 10 am. As well a Congressional Medal of Honor for recipient Peter C Lemon will be on display at the Iosco County Museum from 11 am to 4 pm. At 6 pm, there will be a free concert at the Tawas City Town Square band shell, featuring His Canvas, The Tawas Bay Players Singers and Daniel's Lot.

  • 08/23/2014 - Read-A-Thon for Relay for Life
    The Alpena County Library will hold a Read-a-Thon to help Relay for Life from 8 a.m. Aug. 23 to 8 a.m. Aug. 24. Participants will read for 24 hours and will find sponsors to pledge money on a per-hour basis. The focus is silent reading and the library will be open round-the-clock for the event. For more information, contact Jeanne Ludlow at 356-6188, ext. 16.

  • 08/24/2014 - Musical Presentation at RC Theatre
    The Rogers City Community Theatre presents "Curtain Call: The Musical" from Aug. 21-23 at 7:30 p.m. and on Aug. 24 at 2 p.m. It's a 2014 Summer Youth Production, written by Maggie Gautier. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, and $6 for students.

  • 08/24/2014 - All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast
    The Mikado American Legion will host an All-You-Can Eat Breakfast on Aug. 24 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The menu includes sausage, bacon, eggs, biscuits and gravy, hash browns, French toast, corned beef hash and more. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for kids ages 6-13, and free for those 5 and younger. For more information, call 736-9526.

  • 08/24/2014 - Thundercat Softball Tryouts
    The Thundercat girls fast pitch travel softball team will hold tryouts for the 2015 season in the 12U category at the Alpena High School softball fields on Aug. 24 from 1-3 p.m. and on Aug. 27 from 6-7:30 p.m. The teams are comprised of players from Northern Michigan and play in tournaments throughout the summer. For more information, contact Ian Lundquist at 464-5000 or Dave Meyers at 464-2246.

  • 08/24/2014 - Thundercat Softball Tryouts
    The Thundercat girls fast pitch travel softball team will hold tryouts for the 2015 season in the 14U category at the Alpena High School softball fields on Aug. 24 from 3-6:30 p.m. and on Aug. 26 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. The teams are comprised of players from Northern Michigan and play in tournaments throughout the summer. For more information, contact Ian Lundquist at 464-5000 or Dave Meyers at 464-2246.

  • 08/24/2014 - Thundercat Softball Tryouts
    The Thundercat girls fast pitch travel softball team will hold tryouts for the 2015 season in the 16U category at the Alpena High School softball fields on Aug. 24 from 3-6:30 p.m. and on Aug. 25 from 3-6:30 p.m. The teams are comprised of players from Northern Michigan and play in tournaments throughout the summer. For more information, contact Ian Lundquist at 464-5000 or Dave Meyers at 464-2246.

  • 08/25/2014 - Presentation on Nutrition for the Brain
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a representative from McAnsh Life-Energy Center on Aug. 25 at 10:15 a.m. for a presentation on nutrition for the brain. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/25/2014 - Card and Game Night
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a card and game night on Aug. 25 from 6-9 p.m. The cost is $3, and there is a $5 per table prize. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/25/2014 - Pastel Class
    On Aug. 25, there will be a pastel class with Carol Preuss at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is a $3 charge. Call 724-6796 to register.

  • 08/25/2014 - School Supply Assistance Available
    The Salvation Army of Alpena will provide free back-to-school supplies to families in financial hardship Aug. 25-29 at the Salvation Army Administration and Assistance Office on Second Avenue. Supplies will be available to students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. For more information on qualifications and what to bring to accept the supplies, call 358-2769.

  • 08/25/2014 - Thundercat Softball Tryouts
    The Thundercat girls fast pitch travel softball team will hold tryouts for the 2015 season in the 16U category at the Alpena High School softball fields on Aug. 25 from 3-6:30 p.m. The teams are comprised of players from Northern Michigan and play in tournaments throughout the summer. For more information, contact Ian Lundquist at 464-5000 or Dave Meyers at 464-2246.

  • 08/25/2014 - Youth Hockey Registrations
    The Alpena Hockey Association will hold registrations for this year's youth hockey team Aug. 25 and 27 from 6-8 p.m. at Northern Lights Arena. Skaters who bring a friend who did not play the year before, or has never played, will earn a $100 discount on their registration fee. First year skaters can skate for free by selling raffle tickets and hockey books. For more information, contact the Association.

  • 08/26/2014 - National Dog Day
    The Alpena Senior Center will celebrate National Dog Day on Aug. 26 with dogs from the Huron Humane Society from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/26/2014 - Potato Field Day
    MSU Extension in Presque Isle County and the Michigan Potato Industry Commission will host a Potato Field Day on Aug. 26. It will convene at the Erke farm at 2364 Ristow Road at 2 p.m. Dinner, sponsored by Wilbur Ellis and the Great Lakes Agri Service, will be provided at The Lighthouse Restaurant in Rogers City. The program is free but registration is encouraged. For more information, contact James DeDecker at 734-2168.

  • 08/26/2014 - Herron Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will host a blood drive at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Herron on Aug. 26 from 12-5:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 08/26/2014 - 
    The Thunder Bay Island Preservation Society will meet Tuesday, August 26th at 7 pm at the Alpena Yacht Club at 250 Prentiss Street.

  • 08/26/2014 - Thundercat Softball Tryouts
    The Thundercat girls fast pitch travel softball team will hold tryouts for the 2015 season in the 14U category at the Alpena High School softball fields on Aug. 26 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. The teams are comprised of players from Northern Michigan and play in tournaments throughout the summer. For more information, contact Ian Lundquist at 464-5000 or Dave Meyers at 464-2246.

  • 08/26/2014 - Amateur Radio Club Picnic
    The Thunder Bay Amateur Radio Club will hold its annual picnic on Aug. 26 at the Starlite Beach Pavilion in Alpena. A social time begins at 4 p.m. with dinner shortly after 5:00. Grilled hot dogs will be served. Attendees should bring a dish to pass. For more information, or to RSVP, call 354-4963. Leave a message if necessary.

  • 08/27/2014 - Ice Cream Social Day
    The Alpena Senior Center will host an ice cream social on Aug. 27 during the noon meal. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/27/2014 - Drop-In Craft for Kids and Teens
    On Aug. 27, there will be a Drop in Craft for children and teens at the Lincoln branch of the Alcona County Library from 1-3 p.m. For more information, contact the Library.

  • 08/27/2014 - Alpena Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Aug. 27 at the Alpena Mall from 12-5:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 08/27/2014 - Thundercat Softball Tryouts
    The Thundercat girls fast pitch travel softball team will hold tryouts for the 2015 season in the 12U category at the Alpena High School softball fields on Aug. 27 from 6-7:30 p.m. The teams are comprised of players from Northern Michigan and play in tournaments throughout the summer. For more information, contact Ian Lundquist at 464-5000 or Dave Meyers at 464-2246.

  • 08/27/2014 - Youth Hockey Registrations
    The Alpena Hockey Association will hold registrations for this year's youth hockey team Aug. 27 from 6-8 p.m. at Northern Lights Arena. Skaters who bring a friend who did not play the year before, or has never played, will earn a $100 discount on their registration fee. First year skaters can skate for free by selling raffle tickets and hockey books. For more information, contact the Association.

  • 08/27/2014 - GM Sunrise Side Salaried Retirees Meeting
    The GM Sunrise Side Salaried Retirees will hold their regular monthly luncheon meeting on Aug. 27 at 11:30 a.m. at the Sanctuary Inn in Alpena. The program will feature Vicki Dahl, the manager of the Adult Services Staff at the local Michigan Department of Human Services. Contact Chuck Griffin, 989-727-3350 or Don Cantleberry, 989-354-5504 for more information or reservations.

  • 08/28/2014 - Presentation on Reverse Mortgages
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Barb Fox and Joe Rhyne of First Federal for a presentation on reverse mortgages on Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/28/2014 - Family Movie Matinee
    On Thursdays in August there will be a Family Movie Matinee at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library, at 2 p.m. Enjoy a newly released DVD and theatre-style popcorn. Call 724-6796 for details.

  • 08/28/2014 - Drop-In Craft for Kids and Teens
    On Aug. 28, there will be a Drop in Craft for children and teens at the Caledonia branch of the Alcona County Library from 1-3 p.m. For more information, contact the Library.

  • 08/29/2014 - ARMC Hosts Book Sale
    The Alpena Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will host a used book sale in the hospital lobby on Aug. 29 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, contact the Chairwoman June Duby at 354-4605.

  • 08/29/2014 - Laughter Therapy Presentation
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Annie Hepburn for a demonstration on laughter therapy on Aug. 29 at 10:15 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 08/29/2014 - Storytime Picnic
    On Aug. 29, there will be a Special “Ants & Friends” Storytime Picnic at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library. Storytime runs from 10:30-11:30 a.m., followed by the picnic from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Everyone is invited. For more information, contact the library.

  • 08/29/2014 - Alpena Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Aug. 29 at St. Mary's Education Center in Alpena from 10:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. For more information, call 1-800 RED CROSS.

  • 08/29/2014 - Alpena Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will host a blood drive at the Alpena Mall on Aug. 27 from 12-5:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 08/29/2014 - Convesation About Dementia
    Alpena Pines will host a conversation about dementia with the Alzheimer's Association on Aug. 29 at 11 a.m. The session will offer tips on having honest and caring conversations with family members about topics like going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans. For more information, call 1-800-272-3900.

  • 08/30/2014 - Aliferis Memorial Race
    The 13th Annual Aliferis Memorial Race will be held Aug. 30 at Alpena Regional Medical Center.The event raises funds for the Dr. Peter Aliferis Scholarship fund, Alpena Cancer Center and ARMC's Emergency Department Project. It includes a duathlon, a bike tour and race, a 5K run, a 1-mile run/walk and a tot trot. Registration fees range from $20-$55. For more information, call 356-7351.

  • 08/30/2014 - Rockabalueszza
    The Brush Creek Comedy Troupe presents "Rockabalueszza" on Aug. 30 at the Brush Creek Mill in Hillman from 3-8:30 p.m. The cost is $6. Performers include the Bandura Gypsies, Butch Runyon, Roy and the Bluesmakers, and Donna Klein. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase. For more information, call (989) 742-2527.

  • 08/30/2014 - 
    Art in the Loft in Alpena is having a raffle to raise money to help out with kitchen expenses. The drawing will be held August 30th. Tickets are $5.00 each or 6 for $20.00 and available at Art in the Loft.

  • 08/30/2014 - Black River Bridge Walk
    The Black River Bridge Walk will be held on Aug. 30 at 12 noon. Participants will gather south of the bridge on Lake Shore Road, just south of Black River Road. There will be a co-ed ball game at 1 p.m. at the Township Park. In addition, there will be a bake sale at St. Gabriel Church beginning at 11 a.m. For more information, contact Annette Kane at 471-8518 or 724-8262.

  • 08/30/2014 - Harmony Weekend Arts and Crafts Show
    The Harrisville Arts Council's 40th Annual Haromny Weekend Arts and Crafts Show will be held on Aug. 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Aug. 31 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show will feature over 300 booths from exhibitors, music on the hill, food truck vendors, and a parade on Sunday at 1 p.m. For more information, call (989) 724-7197 or visit 'www dot Harrisville Arts Council dot com.' (CLICK HERE)

  • 09/02/2014 - Presentation on Parkinsons Disease
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Mark Beegle from the Parkinson's Support Group on Sept. 2 at 11 a.m. for a presentation on Parkinson's Disease facts. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/03/2014 - Boomers and Seniors Expo
    The Otsego County Sportsplex will host the 4th Annual Boomers and Seniors Expo on Sept. 3 from 2-6 p.m. It will feature over 100 vendors with services and products of interest to boomers and seniors, plus special presentations throughout the day. Admission is free. For more information, call (989) 858-3400 or visit 'www dot Gaylord Senior Expo dot com.' (CLICK HERE)

  • 09/03/2014 - UAW Retirees Membership Meeting
    The Northeast Michigan UAW Retired Workers Alpena Council is having it's membership meeting at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, at the VFW Hall on Connon Street in Alpena. Lunch will be served. Call 356-4959 or 727-4080 for reservations. Bring a canned food item for the needy.

  • 09/03/2014 - Presentation on Dog Ownership
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Natalie Francis from the Huron Humane Society on Sept. 3 at 11 a.m. for a presentation on responsible dog ownership. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/04/2014 - Daughters of Isabella Meeting
    The Daughters of Isabella Circle 975 will meet on Sept. 4 at 6 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Social Hall in Alpena. All members are encouraged to attend.

  • 09/04/2014 - Lewiston Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Sept. 4 at St. Francis Church in Lewiston from 11:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 09/04/2014 - Presentation on Fibromyalgia
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Lillian Johnson for a presentation on fibromyalgia on Sept. 4 at 11 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/04/2014 - Fresh Fruit Frenzy
    On Sept. 4, a Fresh Fruit Frenzy will follow the Walking Club to celebrate the ending of a Happy Healthy Summer at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library at 9:15 a.m. Call 724-6796 for more information.

  • 09/05/2014 - Good Morning Alpena Breakfast
    There will be a Good Morning Alpena breakfast on Sept. 5 at the APlex. The theme will be the United Way Kickoff. Breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. with the program starting at 7:30. The cost is $8 per person and registration is required. For more information, contact the Alpena Chamber of Commerce at 345-2221.

  • 09/05/2014 - Mikado American Legion Fish Fry
    The Mikado American Legion hosts a fish fry on the first Friday of each month from 5-7 p.m. The menu also includes fries, veggies, coleslaw, rolls and dessert. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for kids ages 6-12 and free for those 5 and younger. For more information, call 736-9526.

  • 09/05/2014 - Pickin for People Concert
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a Pickin' for People concert on Sept. 5. A meal will be served from 5-6 p.m., followed by music from 6-8 p.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/05/2014 - Storytime and Craft for Children
    On Fridays in September, there will be a Storytime and Craft for children at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 10:15-11 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/06/2014 - Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Celebration
    A celebration of the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary will be held on Sept. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center in Alpena. The event includes live music, a cash bar, and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Tickets are $50. For more information, call 356-8805.

  • 09/06/2014 - Senior Center Hosts Card Tournaments
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a pair of card tournaments on Sept. 6. A spitzer tournament will run from 2-5 p.m., followed by euchre from 6-9 p.m. The cost is $10 per person per tournament and it includes a meal. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/07/2014 - Soup and Salad Sunday
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a Soup and Salad Sunday on Sept. 7 from 12-1:30 p.m. The cost is $3.50 for those over 60, and $6 for those under 60. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/08/2014 - Wild Herb Series Event - PAYMENT DEADLINE
    Naturopath Joan Prentice and Herbalist Monica Strieter will host a 2014 Wild Herb series event on Sept. 13, focusing on Field Discovery of wild roots, berries and foliage, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Natural Health Connection in Alpena (200 E. Chisholm St.). The cost is $40 and must be paid by Sept. 8.

  • 09/08/2014 - Rogers City Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Sept. 8 at Presque Isle Athletic Club in Rogers City from 12-5:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 09/08/2014 - Presentation on Organizing Estate Sales
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Diane Mucciante on Sept. 8 at 11 a.m. for a presentation on organizing estate sales and assistance. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/08/2014 - Get Crafty for Adults
    On Sept. 8, there will be a 'Get Crafty for Adults' at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The project for September is a birch bark tray with Jim Miller. There is a $20 charge. Call 724-6796 to register.

  • 09/09/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alcona County meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. at the Jamieson Nursing Facility in Harrisville. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Jeni Hoppe at 358-4605.

  • 09/09/2014 - Importance of Open Enrollment
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Christine Losinski on Sept. 9 at 11 a.m. for a presentation on the importance of open enrollment. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/09/2014 - Estate Planning Workshop
    CLA Estate Services will host a free estate planning workshop on Sept. 9 at the Sanctuary Inn and Conference Center in Alpena from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information, or to RSVP, call 1-866-252-8721 or visit 'www dot C-L-A Estate Services dot com.' (CLICK HERE)

  • 09/10/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alpena County meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Alpena. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Annie Hepburn at 356-1030.

  • 09/10/2014 - Alpena Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Sept. 10 at the First Presbyterian Church in Alpena from 12-5:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 09/10/2014 - Presentation on Honey
    The Alpena Senior Center will host The Honey Man, Kurt Kowalski, on Sept. 10 at 10:30 a.m. for a presentation on the benefits of honey. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/11/2014 - Grub Crawl in Alpena
    Alpena's 4th Annual Grub Crawl will be held on Sept. 11 from 5:30-10 p.m. Participating locations include the 19th Hole, the Black Sheep Pub, Bogart's Tavern, Chief's Bar and Grill, the Courtyard, CW's, the Dry Dock, Fresh Palate, Krash Bakery, Latitude's Tavern, Loco Burrito, and Tuskie's. Tickets are $20 before Sept. 4, and $25 after. For more information, contact the Alpena Chamber of Commerce at 354-4181.

  • 09/11/2014 - 
    A unique grief support group called "Piecing Memories Together" will meet this fall in northeast Michigan. In Rogers City, the group meets Thursdays at 150 S. Third street on September 11,18,25 and October 2,9. In Alpena, the group meets Thursdays on October 16,23,30 and November 6,13. Space is limited. To register, call 800-664-8587.

  • 09/11/2014 - Presentation on Mildew
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Tallie from Sherwin Williams on Sept. 11 at 11 a.m. for a presentation on dealing with mildew in the bathroom. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/11/2014 - Lunch with Friends at Senior Center
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Lunch with Friends, featuring the Association of Lifelong Learners, on Sept. 11 at 11:30 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/12/2014 - Tea with Royalty
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Tea with Royalty on Sept. 12 from 3-5 p.m. The cost is $5 and it includes tea, coffee, hors d'oeuvres, a Chinese auction, a 50-50 and more. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/12/2014 - Storytime and Craft for Children
    On Fridays in September, there will be a Storytime and Craft for children at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 10:15-11 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/13/2014 - Steak Dinner in Onaway
    The Onaway VFW Post 5857 will host a steak dinner on Sept. 13 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. For more information, call 733-8313.

  • 09/13/2014 - 
    Hope Lutheran Church's annual Harvest dinner is Saturday, September 13th from 4 to 7 pm at the Church on West Nicholson Hill Road in Hubbard Lake. Cost is $10.00 per person, $5.00 for children 5-12. Those under 5 eat for free. There is also a $30.00 family rate. Takeouts available.

  • 09/13/2014 - Chicken Dinner
    Long Rapids First Congregational Church will host its annual chicken dinner at the Long Rapids Township Hall on Sept. 13 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 6-12 and free for those 5 and younger. For more information, call 379-2336.

  • 09/13/2014 - Alcona Library Book Sale
    On Sept. 12-13, the Friends of the Alcona County Library will hold a book sale at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library. It will run from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, contact the Library.

  • 09/15/2014 - Mio Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Sept. 15 at the Mio Knights of Columbus Hall from 1-6:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 09/15/2014 - Presentation on Healthy Snacks
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Kathy Freel of MSU Extension on Sept. 15 at 12 noon for a presentation on healthy snacks. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/15/2014 - Alcona Library Book Sale
    On Sept. 15, the Friends of the Alcona County Library will hold a book sale at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, contact the Library.

  • 09/16/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Montmorency County meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 12 p.m. at the 50 Plus Club in Lewiston. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Joann Peschke at 786-5739.

  • 09/16/2014 - Onaway Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Sept. 16 at the Onaway VFW Post from 12-5:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 09/16/2014 - Hillman Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Sept. 16 at Hillman High School from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 09/16/2014 - Presentation on Retirement Planning
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Tracy Greene of Greene Financial on Sept. 16 at 11 a.m. for a presentation on retirement planning. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/16/2014 - Afternoon Affair in Hillman
    The Brush Creek Mill in Hillman will host an Afternoon Affair on Sept. 16 at 2 p.m. Shari St. Charles will provide hints and advice on finding precious antiques and collectibles. Tickets can be reserved by calling the Mill and are $5 in advance. They will be $6 at the door. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call 742-2527.

  • 09/16/2014 - Alcona Book Club Meeting
    On Sept. 16, the Alcona Book Club will meet at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 12-1 p.m. The selection for September is “This House is Haunted” by John Boyne. Call 724-6796 for more info.

  • 09/17/2014 - We Honor Military Expo
    The Otsego County Sportsplex will host a 'We Honor Military' Expo on Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Northern Michigan Partnership for Veterans and the Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center. Sponsorships and spaces are available for between $25 and $375. For more information, contact Jim Driver at (989) 858-3400.

  • 09/17/2014 - Fairview Blood Drive
    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Sept. 17 at Fairview High School from 12-5:45 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-RED CROSS.

  • 09/17/2014 - Cover Crop Field Day
    The Presque Isle Farm Bureau and MSU Extension will host a Cover Crop Field Day on Sept. 17 at the Wayne Schalk farm at 8138 South Rogers Road in Hawks. The program will run from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The program is free but pre-registration is encouraged. For more information, or to register, call James DeDecker at 734-2168.

  • 09/18/2014 - Gardening Tips
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Marilyn Ross on Sept. 18 at 11 a.m. for some fall gardening tips. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/19/2014 - Lunch with Friends
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Lunch with Friends, featuring the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, on Sept. 19 at 11:30 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/19/2014 - Stoney Acres Winery Tour
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a tour and wine tasting trip to the Stoney Acres Winery on Sept. 19. Participants will leave the Center at 12:45 p.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/19/2014 - Storytime and Craft for Children
    On Fridays in September, there will be a Storytime and Craft for children at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 10:15-11 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/20/2014 - Harvest of Quilts Show
    The Quirky Quilters Quilt Guild will host its Harvest of Quilts show on Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Richardson Elementary School in Oscoda. Admission is $5 and children under 12 can get in for free. Hundreds of quilts completed by guild members will be on display. There will also be vendors, raffle items, games and demonstrations.

  • 09/20/2014 - Rogers City Fall Festival Arts and Crafts Show
    The Rogers City Fall Festival Arts and Crafts Show will be held on Sept. 20 at Westminster Park from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. It will include a farmer's market, musicians, a bounce house, kids' activities and other family fun. The event is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club, who will be serving their famous whitefish sandwiches. For more information, contact Barb at 734-4587.

  • 09/21/2014 - Sunday Dinner
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a Sunday dinner on Sept. 21 from 12-1:30 p.m. The cost is $6. Carole Cadarette will provide music. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/22/2014 - Wood Crafting Presentation
    The Alpena Senior Center will host the staff from the Home Depot on Sept. 22 at 1 p.m. for a presentation on crafting with wood. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/23/2014 - Weatherizing Presentation
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Bob Kane of NEMCSA on Sept. 23 at 11 a.m. for a presentation on weatherizing your home for winter. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/24/2014 - Sweet Walk
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a sweet walk on Sept. 24 beginning at 11 a.m. Participants can compete for sweet treats, and will get four tries for $1. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/25/2014 - Tap Dancing Presentation
    The Alpena Senior Center will host the 4D2nd (Forty-Second) Street Dancers on Sept. 25 at 4:45 p.m. for a tap dancing presentation. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/25/2014 - Dining with the Docs
    On Sept. 25, the Alcona Health Centers, Friends Together and Alcona County Library will present “Dining with the Docs” at 12 p.m. at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library. Sandra Donovan will explain the changes and challenges that occur in your skin, hair, scalp and nails due to cancer and its treatments. A light lunch will be provided at no charge. Attendees must register by calling 724-6796.

  • 09/26/2014 - ARMC Hosts Book Sale
    The Alpena Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will host a used book sale in the hospital lobby on Sept. 26 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, contact the Chairwoman June Duby at 354-4605.

  • 09/26/2014 - Soup and Salad Card Party
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a soup and salad card party on Sept. 26. A meal will be served from 5-6 p.m., followed by games from 6-9 p.m. The cost is $6. For more information, or to reserve a space, contact the Center.

  • 09/26/2014 - Storytime and Craft for Children
    On Fridays in September, there will be a Storytime and Craft for children at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library from 10:15-11 a.m. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/29/2014 - Crafting at the Senior Center
    The Alpena Senior Center will host a class on making burnt match wall hangings on Sept. 29 at 1 p.m. The craft is at an intermediate skill level. There is a $5 fee. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 09/29/2014 - Family Movie Matinee
    On Sept. 29 there will be a Family Movie Matinee at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library at 2:00 p.m. Enjoy a newly released DVD and theatre-style popcorn. Call 724-6796 for details.

  • 09/30/2014 - DDA Chowder Cook Off REGISTRATION DEADLINE
    The Alpena Downtown Development Authority will sponsor a chowder cook-off and Michigan beer and wine tasting event at on Oct. 11 and is seeking contestants. There is a $25 registration fee, and applications are due by Sept. 30 at 5 p.m. Twelve spots will be available and will be filled on a first come, first-served basis. Chowder rules and other information can be found at 'www dot Alpena Downtown dot com' (CLICK HERE) or by calling (989) 356-6422.

  • 09/30/2014 - Facebook Presentation
    The Alpena Senior Center will host Gretchen Walat on Sept. 30 at 1 p.m. for a presentation on the basics of Facebook. For more information, contact the Center.

  • 10/01/2014 - 
    A This Far By Faith: Twenty Years at Cass Community Book Launch and Ambassadors' Tour is scheduled for Wednesday, October 1st at 7 pm. The event is taking place at First United Methodist Church in Gaylord.

  • 10/06/2014 - Farm Bureau Annial Meeting
    The 2014 Huron Shores County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting will be held on Oct. 6 at the Ossineke Township Hall in Hubbard Lake. A reception begins at 6:30 followed by dinner at 7 p.m. There is no cost for dinner but attendees are asked to bring a dish to pass. The business meeting will follow. Prizes will be given away at the end of the meeting. For more information, or to RSVP, call 358-0500.

  • 10/08/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alpena County meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Alpena. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Annie Hepburn at 356-1030.

  • 10/14/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alcona County meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. at the Jamieson Nursing Facility in Harrisville. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Jeni Hoppe at 358-4605.

  • 10/16/2014 - Cheboygan Senior Health Expo
    The Cheboygan Senior Expo Event will be held on Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Straits Highway. It will feature over 40 local, regional and community resources for seniors, their families, and caregivers. There will also be multiple types of health screenings, prescription drug recycling, and other health information. Snacks, lunch, door prizes and musical entertainment and rides will all be available. For more information, call 231-627-9110.

  • 10/18/2014 - Making a Natural Fiber Cordage Bag
    The Presque Isle District Library's Life Enrichment and Good Earth Cultural Initiatives classes continue with a course on making a natural fiber cordage bag on Oct. 18 at the Millersburg branch. Space is limited and there is a cost to cover materials. For more information, call 734-2477 or visit 'www. dot P-I-D-L dot org.' (CLICK HERE)

  • 10/18/2014 - 
    The 12th annual Pigs n' Heat Benefit Hockey Game is Saturday, October 18th from 5 to 7 pm at Northern Lights Arena in Alpena. The event is free and includes a 50/50, raffle tickets, chuck-a-puck contest, food and fun. The event raises money for the Children's Advocacy Center of Northeast Michigan.

  • 10/21/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Montmorency County meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 12 p.m. at the 50 Plus Club in Lewiston. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Joann Peschke at 786-5739.

  • 10/31/2014 - ARMC Hosts Book Sale
    The Alpena Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will host a used book sale in the hospital lobby on Oct. 31 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, contact the Chairwoman June Duby at 354-4605.

  • 11/07/2014 - Good Morning Alpena Breakfast
    There will be a Good Morning Alpena breakfast on Nov. 7 at the Alpena Senior Citizens Center, sponsored by the Bank of Alpena. The theme will be the service clubs of Alpena. The event begins at 7 a.m. and will the cost is $8 per person. For more information, contact the Alpena Chamber of Commerce.

  • 11/11/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alcona County meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. at the Jamieson Nursing Facility in Harrisville. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Jeni Hoppe at 358-4605.

  • 11/12/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alpena County meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Alpena. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Annie Hepburn at 356-1030.

  • 11/12/2014 - Athena Award Program
    The 2014 Athena Award Program will be held on Nov. 12 at the Sanctuary Inn in Alpena beginning at 11:30 a.m. The event is sponsored by Alpena Power Company, Lafarge and the Zonta Club of Alpena. For more information, contact the Alpena Chamber of Commerce.

  • 11/12/2014 - Career Expo for Welders
    The Industrial Arts Institute in Onaway will host a career expo for well-trained and certified welders and fabricators Nov. 11-12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Students will be able to exhibit their certifications, work samples, and resumes. For more information, or to RSVP, call (989) 733-4369.

  • 11/18/2014 - News from Lansing with Pettalia
    The Association of Lifelong Learners will host State Rep. Peter Pettalia for a discussion on news from Lansing on Nov. 18 from 2-3:30 p.m. in ACC's Center Building. The event is open to the public. For more information, call 358-7207.

  • 11/18/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Montmorency County meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 12 p.m. at the 50 Plus Club in Lewiston. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Joann Peschke at 786-5739.

  • 11/21/2014 - ARMC Hosts Book Sale
    The Alpena Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will host a used book sale in the hospital lobby on Nov. 21 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, contact the Chairwoman June Duby at 354-4605.

  • 11/28/2014 - Bolenz Holiday Parade
    The 2014 Bolenz Holiday Parade in Alpena will be held on Nov. 28 beginning at 5:30 p.m. The parade begins at Annex Building parking lot at the corner of Chisholm and Ninth Streets. It will proceed along Chisholm, left onto Second Ave., then right onto Water Street, and it ends at the parking lot behind City Hall. For more information, contact the Alpena Chamber of Commerce.

  • 12/09/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alcona County meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. at the Jamieson Nursing Facility in Harrisville. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Jeni Hoppe at 358-4605.

  • 12/10/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Alpena County meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Alpena. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Annie Hepburn at 356-1030.

  • 12/16/2014 - Alzheimers-Dimentia Caregiver Support Group Meeting
    The Alzheimer's/Dimentia Caregiver Support Group of Montmorency County meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 12 p.m. at the 50 Plus Club in Lewiston. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association at 356-4087 or Joann Peschke at 786-5739.

  • 12/19/2014 - ARMC Hosts Book Sale
    The Alpena Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will host a used book sale in the hospital lobby on Dec. 19 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, contact the Chairwoman June Duby at 354-4605.

  • 10/01/2014 - 
    A This Far By Faith: Twenty Years at Cass Community Book Launch and Ambassadors' Tour is scheduled for Wednesday, October 1st at 7 pm. The event is taking place at First United Methodist Church in Gaylord.

  • 08/21/2014 - 08/21/14- Health Screening
    A free vision and hearing screening will be held at District Health Department Number 4 in Atlanta on Thursday, August 21st from 9:00 to 2:00 pm for ages kindergarten through 18 years. Please call, 785-4428 for an appointment.


  • Ongoing Events

  • 12/31/2014 - NOTE - THESE EVENTS CONTINUE ON A REGULAR BASIS - FOR DATE SPECIFIC EVENTS SCROLL DOWN


    Living On, an ongoing support group where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, meets on the second Monday of each month from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Hospice of Michigan office on Chisholm Street in Alpena. The group focuses on expressing feelings and experiences related to loss in a supportive, caring and non-judgemental environment. The group is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Hospice of Michigan.

    The Salvation Army is offering Energy Assistance Outreach Services in Alpena to address the heating needs of those most vulnerable this winter. Programs are available for a variety of income levels. If you are struggling to pay your monthly bills, set up an appointment with a local caseworker. For more information, call 358-2769.

    The Alpena Light of Hope Clubhouse, part of Northeast Michigan Community Mental Health, is an organization that provides psychological rehabilitation for adults with mental illness. That includes transitional employment for people who are in various stages of job readiness. The program can provide benefits for both individuals and employers. For more information, call 356-8468.

    District Health Department No. 4 offers a free breast and cervical screening program for women ages 40-64 who qualify. Insurance is accepted. Both breast and cervical cancer are curable if detected early. The department currently has openings in its September screening clinics. To register for a screening, call 356-4507 or 1-800-221-0294.

    Northeast Michigan Affordable Housing is offering help to people facing forclosure or having difficulties making mortgage payments. All of its services are free. For more information, call 1-866-229-6471.

    'The Caring Place Adult Day Care Center' in Alpena offers a safe and stimulating environment for stroke survivors, people with Alzheimers disease or dimentia, or those who just can't stay home alone. For more information, call 358-7928.

    The Salvation Army is Encouraging area boys in grades 1 through 5 to join the Explorer Adventure Corps program, which meets at The Salvation Army building on North Second Ave. in Alpena on Wednesday evenings. For more information on the group, contact the Salvation Army.

    The NEO Teen Helpline (1-800-272-8336) is now taking calls from teens who need someone to talk to, and feel there is no one around to listen. Callers can discuss any problem. All calls are confidential and can be anonymous. Phones are open weekdays from 2 to 9 p.m.

    Staff members of the Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona Educational Service District are available to speak to different groups around the Northeast Michigan Region. The AMA ESD hopes to better communicate with area communities about the programs and services it offers. To learn more about booking a speaker for your event, call 354-3101.   

    As part of an emergency shelter grant, the Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency is offering Rental / Utility and Eviction / Foreclosure assistance for qualifying households in Northeast Michigan. To prescreen, call the crisis prevention program at 989-471-3277 Or toll-free at 1-866-270-0687.

    ----- Ongoing Weekly or Monthly Awareness Events -----

    There will be foster parent informational meetings on the first Monday of each month at Holy Cross Children's Services on Second Avenue in Alpena. The meetings will begin at 6 p.m. Attendees will learn about the licensing process and will have an opportunity to ask questions. For more information, contact Peggy Krajniak at (989) 255-1177.

    Ossineke United Methodist Church is offering a unique style of service involving worship, singing and talking to God using the style of Taize. The services will be offered the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. For more information, contact the church.

    The East Shore Art Guild and Gallery will hold free open art work sessions every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Alcona County EMS Building on M-72. Participants must bring their own art supplies. For more information contact: Bernie Blaszak at (989) 724-6347.

    Friends Together will host "Guys Like Us," an event especially for men with a cancer experience, every Wednesday at 10 a.m. The event takes place at the Friends Together Center (1013 State Street, Alpena). For more information, contact Friends Together at 356-3231.

    Friends Together will host "Friends Together Weekly" events for everyone touched by cancer on Tuesday nights at 6 p.m. The events will take place at the Friends Together Center (1013 State Street, Alpena). For more information, contact Friends Together at 356-3231

    The East Shore Art Guild will hold free art work sessions every Thursday from 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the Alcona County EMS building. Bring your own art supplies. Call Bernie at (989) 724-6347 for more information.

    The Posen branch of the Presque Isle County Library will hold knitting and crocheting sessions from 10 until noon every Friday. All levels are welcome, and one-on-one instructions are available. For more information, call (989) 766-2233.

    Friends Together will host "Caregivers Connect" events on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdayof each month at 6 p.m. The programs are free and take place at the Friends Together Center (1013 State Street, Alpena). For more information, contact Friends Together at 356-3231.

    The Caregiver Support Group invites anyone caring for a loved one with a debilitating disease to join them at their regular meetings on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at Cabin Creek Coffee in Alpena. For more information, call 356-1030 or 657-9069.

    The Circle of Parents, Kinship Care Group meets every Thursday from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Alpena Senior Center. The group is for grandparents and other caregivers raising children.

    Hospice of the Sunrise Shore is hosting two monthly support groups. One meets in Alpena on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6-7:30 p.m. in Suite 201 of "The Center Building" on Second Avenue. The other meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 6-7:30 p.m. at 150 S. Third Street in Rogers City. For more information, call 1-800-664-8587.

    Reformers Unanimous, a group seeking to help people with addicitions, meets every Friday night at the Mio Baptist Church from 7-9 p.m. The program is free and open to all adults. For more information, call 989-745-4432.

    The Alpena Breast Cancer Support Group will meet on the final Monday of each month (the 3rd Monday of May and December) in 2009 in the Alpena Regional Medical Center Cafeteria Conference Room from 7-9 p.m. For more information, call 354-4912 or 356-0475.

    Hospice of Michigan Looking for Volunteers - in Alpena, Alcona, Montmorency and Presque Isle counties. Call Sally (989) 358-4293 or Anna (989) 358-4294 for information.

    Community Prayer Meetings - At 12 noon on the second Tuesday of each month at the Alpena Civic Center. Local pastors and lay persons pray for Government, Schools, and Businesses in the non denominational sessions. All are welcome.

    Alpena County Alzheimers Support Group - Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 11:00am First Presbyterian Church in Alpena.

    Montmorency County Alzheimer's Support Group - Meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 11:00 AM At Medilodge Of Hillman. For more information, call 742-45 81

    Adult Day Care Center Assistance - Available through District Health Department 4... Call your local District 4 Health Office For More Information.

    District Health Department 4 offers various Immunization Clinics. Call your local District 4 Health Office For Dates and times or for More Information.

    District Health Department No. 4 offers free breast and cervical cancer screenings for those who qualify. For more information Call your local District 4 Health Office For More Information.

    Women, Infant and Children free supplemental Food services are available through District Health Department No. 4 by appointment. Call your local District 4 Health Office For More Information.

    District Health Department No. 4 welcomes new WIC Bridge Cards as of November 14. For more information on who the cards can help, contact the Health Department.

    District Health Department No. 4 delivers home health care services and makes house calls. Call your local District 4 Health Office For More Information.

    District Health Department No. 4 in Alpena offers Reproductive Health Services for men and women of childbearing age by appointment. Parental consent for teens is not necessary but is strongly encouraged. Call your local District 4 Health Office For More Information.

    The Alpena Police Department is offering free cable gun locks to area gun owners. They are provided by Project Child Safe and there is a maximum of four per person. They are available any time during the day at the department headquarters.

    Reformers Anonymous, an international addictions program, will be held at the Mio Baptist Church every Friday night from 7-9 p.m. The program is free and open to all adults 18 and older. For more information, call 826-3944 or visit www.reformu.com.


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