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FHS Class of 1974 reunion

The 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 museum

The 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 year’s theme is “Wedding Gowns and Attire; Past and Present.” To make an appointment, call Marian Drake at 821-2659.

Jingle Mingle Arts and Craft

The 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 info@fremontcommerce.com.

Alzheimer’s presentation

The Alzheimer’s Association will present “Basics of Alzheimer’s 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 Alzheimer’s 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.

Winsome Fellowship

Fremont 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.

Flu and pneumonia shots

Flu 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.

Holton UMC yard sale

The 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.














Harvest Supper

The annual St. Joseph’s 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.

Rummage Sale

St. Michael’s 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 Fremont.

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

The Parkinson’s 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 each month.

Rep. Bumstead to hold office hours in Hesperia

State Rep. Jon Bumstead plans to hold public office hourse on Monday, Sept. 22 from 10 to 11 a.m. at Daniel’s 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.

Ministry update at First Baptist

Todd 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.

Saturday breakfasts

The 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 Lion’s Den is at 294 N. Charles on the north edge of White Cloud.


Bailey 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.

Right to Life

Newaygo 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.




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