Blood drive in White
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Tuesday, Dec.
6, from 12 to 5:45 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 955 Newell in White Cloud.
MCC cross country and
High school seniors and their parents are invited to attend an
informational recruit meeting for prospective cross country and track and field athletes
on either Dec. 7 or 14 at Muskegon Community College, Room 1100. Enter through the
Stevenson Center door and turn left inside the building. Meetings will be held from 6:30
to 8 p.m.
Teen Advisory Board
Teens are invited to join the Newaygo Area District
Librarys Teen Advisory Board. The next meeting will be held on Thursday, Dec. 8, at
3:30 p.m. in the librarys conference room. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Local Weight Watchers meetings are held in Fremont on Thursday
mornings at 10 a.m. at the First Christian Reformed Church at 721 Hillcrest Drive.
Visitors are encouraged to attend a meeting for free this month. Information is also
available online at www.weightwatchers.com.
Newaygo Area Christmas
Rehearsals for the Newaygo Area Christmas Concert have begun.
All interested singers of high school age and older are invited to join the choir.The
concert will be held on Sunday, Dec. 11 at the Grant Fine Arts Center. Rehearsals are at Family of God Community Church
at 90 Quarterline, in Newaygo and will be held every Tuesday in November and on Tuesday,
Dec. 6. For more information, call Pastor Barb Boss at 652-6500.
The Fremont FFA Alumni and Friends will host their fifth annual
Euchre Fun Night Fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 28, in the Fremont High School Cafeteria.
Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. with a price of $15 for an individual or $25 for a
team. For more information, call alumni
leader Loretta Towne at 616-634-5200 or e-mail email@example.com.
Downton Abbey Tea
The Newaygo Area District Library is inviting the public to view
episode 3 of the television series Downton Abbey on Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 2
p.m. in the library conference room on the main level. Homemade English refreshments and
tea will be served.
Christmas programs in
A Sunday School Christmas Program will be presented at Reeman
Christian Reformed Church on Sunday, Dec. 18 at 10 a.m.
The evening service will feature Christmas caroling at 5:30 p.m. The church
is at 6121 S. Fitzgerald.
Blood drive in Fremont
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Thursday, Dec.
15, from 12 to 5:45 p.m. at All Saints Catholic Church at 510 Iroquois in Fremont.
Adult Book Chat
The Newaygo Area District Library will host Adult Book Chat on
Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 4:30 p.m. in the Local History Reference Room on the second level.
The topic of conversation will be Lisa Sees Shanghai Girls. Homemade cookies will be availble.
Christmas program in
The White Cloud United Methodist Church will present a Little
Lights Christmas Program on Sunday, Dec. 11 at 10:15 a.m. The church is located at 1125
Newaygo Area Christmas Choir
The Newaygo Area Christmas Concert will be on Sunday, Dec. 11 at
the Grant Fine Arts Center. For more information, call Pastor Barb Boss at 652-6500.
Story-time in Newaygo
Children and caregivers are invited to join the Newaygo Area
District Library staff for preschool story-time every Tuesday at 11 a.m., downstairs in
the Peggie L. Stone Childrens Library. Information is available online at
newaygo.llcoop.org or on Facebook or call the library staff at 231-652-6723.
The Parkinsons Support Group meets on the third Thursday of every month from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at
the Tamarac at 1401 W. Main Street in Fremont. For more information, call 924-3073.
Book Club in a Bag
The Grant Area District Library is offering Book Club in a Bag.
Each bag has at least 10 books and questions for the book along with information from the
author. For a list of titles or other information, call the library at 834-5713.
Information is also available online at www.grantlibrary.net. The library is at 122 Elder
St. in Grant.
Book donations wanted
People who have unwanted books, videos, CDs or audiobooks
are asked to consider donating them to the Friends of the Fremont Area District Library
for their annual book sale in July. All proceeds are given to the library to support
various programs and collections.
Labels for Grant library
The Grant Area District Library is participating in label
collecting as a new fundraiser, seeking Spartan labels, Aunt Millies School Spirits
and Campbells Labels for Education program. A complete list is available at the
library. Labels may be dropped off at the library at 122 Elder St. in Grant. For more
information, call the library at 834-5713. Information is also available online at www.grantlibrary.net.
Fremont Snowbirds near
All Fremont-area residents are invited to the Fremont Snowbirds
Luncheon on Thursday, Jan. 19 at 11:30 a.m. at Duffs at 6010 14th St. (Highway 41)
in Bradenton, Florida.
Fremont area Snowbirds
near Zephyrhills, Florida
Newaygo County residents wintering in the Zephyrhills, Florida
area are invited to meet for lunch at The Golden Corral at 6855 Gall Blvd. in Zephyrhills
on Friday, Feb. 17 at 11:30 a.m.