Community Events- June 24, 2015

Holton museum

The Holton Historical Society Museum will be open from June through September this year on the second Thursday of the month from 10 a.m. to noon and the fourth Saturday of the month from 1 to 3 p.m. each month. Extended hours will be offered during Holton Days, beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 25. Appointments may also be made by calling Marian Drake at 821-2659. The museum is scheduled to open on Thursday, June 11.

White Cloud Class of 1975

The White Cloud High School Class of 1975 will celebrate its 40th year reunion in conjunction with the White Cloud High School Alumni Banquet on July 11. For more information, email Jennifer Smith at, putting “WCHS Class of 1975 Reunion” in the subject line.

Friends Summer Book Sale

The Fremont Area District Library will hold its Friends Summer Book Sale on Thursday, July 16 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, July 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the National Baby Food Festival. Book donations are still being accepted.

Hesperia class reunion

A Hesperia High School Class of 1980 reunion is scheduled for Saturday, July 11, with a 4 p.m. program at the Hesperia Community Library and a 6 p.m. barbeque at River’s Edge at 315 W. South Street (M-20). Classmates and former teachers and school staff members are invited. The fee is $20. To register or share contact information, call Shari Konkel at 231-898-4615 or email

Western line dancers

The St. John’s Episcopal Church Western Line Dancers will entertain the residents at the Newaygo Medical Care Facility on Monday, June 29 at 2:30 p.m.



Senior lunch

Seniors age 60 and older are invited to attend the Senior Lunch on Wednesday, June 24 at noon at Pine Grove Community Church on M-82 east of Newaygo.

Coffee club

Local Edward Jones financial advisor Lou Deleguardia will host a coffee club on Wednesday, July 8 at 9 a.m. at his branch office at 46 W. Sheridan St. in Fremont. To reserve a seat, call Laurene Homsher or Tina McLain at 924-9600 by July 6.

Blood drive in Fremont

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Thursday, July 2 from noon to 5:45 p.m. at All Saints Catholic Church, 510 Iroquois in Fremont.

Praise in the Parking Lot

The second annual outdoor “Praise in the Park” concert has been changed to “Praise in the Parking Lot” and is being planned for Saturday July 4 at 1 p.m. in the parking lot of Croton Trinity Bible Church. The concert will feature the David Yonker Band of Big Rapids. The church is at 8198 S. Croton-Hardy Drive.

Open house and yard sale

Stage Door Players will hold an open house and yard sale on Thursday, June 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the historic theater in downtown White Cloud. Tours of the building will be offered, along with a yard and craft sale and a lunch throughout the day.  The theater is at 1147 Wilcox, across from Rosenberg Hardware.