sports physicals will be offered for all Fremont High School and Fremont Middle School
students on Thursday, April 23 at the high school from 6 to 8 p.m. Physical exams are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m.
for all girls and boys. Physical forms may be picked up in the athletic offices. For more
information, call the HS Athletic Office at 924-7329.
Fremont Area District Library is accepting donations of books, CDs, DVDs and
audiobooks for the Friends of the Library summer book sale or for the librarys
therapy groups offered
Farm: Where Living Things Grow will offer two equine therapy groups on Saturdays, April 18
through May 23. Empowering Women (a group for women to explore and build self-esteem,
self-confidence and personal power) will meet from 10 a.m. to noon. Transcending Teens and
Pizza (a group for teens struggling with depression and anxiety) will meet from 4 to 6
p.m. For more information or to register for a group, call The Farm at 924-2401.
Deleguardia, a local Edward Jones financial advisor, will host a coffee club at 9 a.m.
Wednesday, May 6, at 46 W. Sheridan Street in Fremont.
Tractor Plow Day 2015
Antique Tractor Plow Day presented by the Oceana Antique Tractor Society (OATS) in New Era
will be held on Saturday, April 25. Plowing will begin at 9 a.m. The plowing will be
across from Country Dairy in New Era, roughly half a mile north of the M-20/Oceana Drive
intersection. In case of rain, the event will not be rescheduled.
age 60 and older are invited to attend the Senior Lunch on Wednesday, April 29 at noon at
Pine Grove Community Church.
drive in Hesperia
American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Wednesday, May 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at
Holton High School at 6477 Syers Road.
Scouts spaghetti dinner
Newaygo Girl Scout Troop will hold a community spaghetti dinner on Friday, April 24, from
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Loomis Lodge in Newaygo. The price will be $6 at the door or $5 in
advance. Proceeds will help fund a trip to Disney World. For more information or to
purchase advance tickets, call Julie Osborn at (231) 519-1389.
drive in Hesperia
American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Tuesday, May 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
at Hesperia High School at 96 Division Street.
Life Chapter 856 will hold a yard sale to benefit Habitat for Humanity on Thursday, April
30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Habitat for Humanity Restore at 5484 S. Warner in
Fremont. Many families have donated like-new and gently-used items. If the weather is bad,
the sale will be held inside.
next monthly Original Gospel Jamboree will be on Saturday, April 25 at Amazing Grace Acres
Church at the corner of M-37 and Woodland Park Dr. north of Brohman. A potluck meal will
begin at 6:30 p.m., with music beginning at 7 p.m., featuring Blue Grass Echoes, the Faith
Gospel Team and host Lucky Fulton. The public is invited.
White Cane Law gives pedestrians protection and the right-of-way while they are carrying
white canes. Members of the Fremont Lions Club will pass-out pamphlets on Friday, April 24
and Saturday, April 25 at Bills Shop-N-Save. Lions will also be at the four-way stop
in Hesperia on Friday, April 24. Donated funds support local projects like helping finance
eyeglasses, the Michigan Eye Bank and leader dogs.