Class of 1974 reunion
Fremont High School Class of 1974 will hold its 40th year class reunion on Friday, Oct. 3,
from 6 to10 p.m. at the Gerber Guest House in Fremont. Attire and atmosphere will be
casual. Bring your own drink and a dish to pass. Admission will be $10 at the door. To
register by Sept. 27, e-mail Fremont_reunion1974@comcast.net.
Holton Historical Society Museum has new hours this year, and will be open through
September on the second Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon and on the fourth
Saturday of each month from 1 to 3 p.m. This
years theme is Wedding Gowns and Attire; Past and Present. To make an
appointment, call Marian Drake at 821-2659.
Mingle Arts and Craft
Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce invites the public to the Jingle Mingle Arts and Craft
Fair (formerly Holiday Fair) on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Fremont Middle
School at 500 Woodrow in Fremont. For more information, call the Fremont Area Chamber of
Commerce at 924-0770 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alzheimers Association will present Basics of Alzheimers Disease and
Communicating with People with Dementia: Tips and Techniques on Friday, Sept. 19
from noon to 2 p.m. at the Newaygo County Commission on Aging at 93 S. Gibbs in White
Cloud. Elizabeth Johnson from the West Shore Region of the Alzheimers Association
will present the program. For more information, call Pam Greinke at the Newaygo County
Commission on Aging at 689-2100 or email GreinkeP@co.newaygo.mi.us.
First Baptist Church invites local people age 55 and older to join them for fun, food,
faith and fellowship at Winsome Fellowship on the third Friday of each month, from 11:30
a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The program offers a homemade meal and special music. Donations of $5
per person are suggested. For more information or to make reservations each month, call
the church at 924-3110.
and pneumonia shots
and pneumonia shots will be available at the Croton American Legion on Monday, Sept. 22
from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and at the Grant Township Hall on Monday, Oct. 6 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Shots will also be available by appointment Monday through Friday at District Health Dept.
10 in White Cloud. The fee is $35 for the flu shot, $38 for the flu shot (high dose, flu
mist, preservative free), and $97 for the pneumonia shot. For more information or to
schedule an appointment, call the Health Department at 689-7300.
UMC yard sale
Holton United Methodist Church will hold a fall yard sale on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 25
and 26, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Saturday, Sept. 27, from 8 to 11 a.m. at 9530 Holton
Duck Lake Road. The sale will include lots of material, yarn, dishes, clothing, furniture,
antiques and more. Proceeds from the sale will go toward maintenance of the church.
annual St. Josephs Harvest Supper will be held on Thursday, Sept. 18 at the Parish
Hall at 965 Newell St. in White Cloud. Meals will be served from 5 to 6:30 p.m., with
prices of $9 for adults, $4 for children ages four to 12, free for children age three and
younger. The menu will include roast turkey and pork, mashed potatoes and gravy, dressing,
squash, sauted vegetables, cole slaw and cucumbers, rolls, dessert and beverage.
Michaels Church in Brunswick is holding a huge indoor Rummage Sale on Thursday,
Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Refreshments will be available throughout the day. There
is something for everyone. The church is at 6382 Maple Island Rd. (M-120), south of
Disease Support Group
Parkinsons Disease Support Group of Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial will meet on
Thursday, Sept. 18, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Tamarac at 1401 W. Main St. in Fremont. The
webinar to be presented and discussed is Caring for the Caregiver. Refreshments will be provided. For more
information, call Gayle Daugherty at 924-3989. The group meets on the third Thursday of
Bumstead to hold office hours in Hesperia
Rep. Jon Bumstead plans to hold public office hourse on Monday, Sept. 22 from 10 to 11
a.m. at Daniels Family Restaurant at 55 E. South Ave. in Hesperia. People who are
unable to meet with Rep. Bumstead in person are invited to call his office with questions,
comments or concerns at 517-373-7317 or e-mail JonBumstead@house.mi.gov.
update at First Baptist
and Jennifer DeKryger will present an update of their ministry to Mango in the west
African nation of Togo on Sunday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m. and briefly during the morning
service at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Fremont. A fellowship dinner will begin
around 12:15 p.m. with meat, beverage and table setting provided. The community is invited
for both their presentation and the fellowship dinner. People who would like to join the
dinner are asked to call the church office at 924-3110.
White Cloud Lions are holding Saturday breakfasts at their den every Saturday from 8 to 11
a.m. For $5, the breakfast will offer all-you-can-eat blueberry and regular pancakes with
eggs and meat. The White Cloud Lions Den is at 294 N. Charles on the north edge of
Christian Church will offer DivorceCare, a divorce recovery support group, beginning on
Wednesday, Sept. 24. Meetings will be held just down the road from the church at Bailey
Auto Sales from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call the church at 834-5919.
County Right to Life will hold an informational meeting at the Fremont Area District
Library on Thursday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m. The public is invited. For more information, call
Dee DeKryger at 924-0259.