2015-09-20 / Bulletin Board

BULLETIN Board

ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS
Do you have something to announce? If your
club, church or other organization is planning
a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special
event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box 158;
Chesaning, MI 48616, or fax information to
(989) 845-4397. Notices may also be e-mailed
to tccnews@mihomepaper.com. Information
must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday to be
published in the following Sunday’s paper.

GOVERNMENT MEETINGS
• MAPLE GROVE TOWNSHIP BOARD will meet
at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, in the township
hall, 17010 Lincoln Road.
• CHESANING VILLAGE PLANNING
COMMISSION will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday,
Sept. 22, in the council chambers at the village
office, 1100 W. Broad St., Chesaning.

CLUBS AND CIVIC GROUPS
• There will be four DAR-CERTIFIED
GENEALOGISTS at the Montrose Historical and
Telephone Pioneer Museum on Saturday, Oct.
10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to help family history
researchers put holes in their brick walls and
find their Revolutionary War patriots. Those
attending should bring any and all information
pertaining to the family they want help with to
the museum. Time slots are limited, so interested persons should call (810) 639-6644 to
reserve one. The museum is located at 144 E.
Hickory St., Montrose.
• NEW LOTHROP LIONS CLUB will meet at 7
p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at the New Lothrop
Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.
• CHESANING LIONS CLUB members will meet
at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22 at the Lions Hall,
17200 Corunna Road, Chesaning.
• MONTROSE AMERICAN LEGION POST #367
will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, at
the Montrose Senior Citizen Center, 200 Alfred
St. Any vheteran who wishes to learn more
about joining the legion may attend.
• The TAYMOUTH TOWNSHIP HISTORICAL
ASSOCIATION meets on the third Monday of
the month at 7 p.m. at the Taymouth Township
Library, 2361 E. Burt Road, Burt.
• The MONTROSE CHRISTMAS CANDLEWALK
COMMITTEE will meet on Monday, Sept. 21
at 6 p.m. at the Montrose Railroad Depot.
Merchants and volunteers are encouraged to
attend.
•The SHIAWASSEE QUILTERS meet on the
third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the
Senior Center, 300 N. Washington St., Owosso.
Some of their activities include making charity
quilts, quilt speakers, trunk shows, round robins, mystery quilts, prizes, free fat quarters, and
tips of the months.
• CHESANING AREA TASK FORCE meets
at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at the
Chesaning Chamber of Commerce office. The
Task Force encourages visitors and welcomes
requests to be placed on the agenda. Anyone
interested in serving on the Task Force board
in the future or seeking information about Task
Force can call (989) 845-6061.
• PARK FRIENDS continue to meet on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month from

9 to 10 a.m. at Cole Park in Chesaning. It’s a
good place to meet new friends and improve the
parks. Any questions, call 845-2258.
• MONTROSE AMERICAN LEGION POST #367
will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, at
the Montrose Senior Citizen Center, 200 Alfred
St. Any veteran who wishes to learn more about
joining the legion may attend.

SUPPORT GROUPS
• The Memorial Healthcare free DIABETES
SUPPORT GROUP will meet on the fourth Friday
of each month at 1 p.m. at the Durand Senior
Center, 8750 Monroe Road, Durand. For more
information, call (989) 729-4712 or (800) 206-
8706, ext. 6655.
• The Memorial Healthcare PROSTATE CANCER
SUPPORT GROUP meets on the third Monday
of the month from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Community
Room at the Memorial Cancer Center, 721 N.
Shiawassee St., Owosso. For more information,
call (989) 729-4786.

CHURCHES
• Virginia Palinsky will be offering a DAVE
RAMSEY FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY
class at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 400
N. Saginaw St., Montrose, beginning Thursday,
Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. and running for nine weeks.
FPU is a biblical-based curriculum that teaches
people how to handle money God’s way. This
life-changing class taught by Dave Ramsey and
the FPU teaching team on video and coordinated by Palinsky will help participants achieve
their financial goals by showing them how to
eliminate debt, save for the future and give like
never before. The cost is $93 plus shipping
which includes membership for participants
and family, access to online resources and
tools, a copy of Dave Ramsey’s “Complete
Guide to Money,” FPU class workbooks, FPU
envelope system, FPU Progress Chart and more.
Membership is not required to attend the class,
but is recommended. To register, visit www.
daveramsey.com/findaclass or http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/class/1004683.
For more information, email Palinsky at palinsky77@comcast.net or call (810) 691-7332.
• Oakley Community Church will be hosting a
WOMEN’S RETREAT on Saturday, Oct. 3 from
9 a.m. to 2 p.m., featuring Owosso author
Vicki Bryant. She will present a “Harvest of
Blessings.” Lunch is provided. The suggested
donation at the door is $5, but not required. For
more information, contact Julie Burdick at (989)
666-8014.

REUNIONS
• The Chesaning Union High School Class of
1975 will be having its 40TH CLASS REUNION
on Saturday, Sept. 26 at the new Pintown
Pizza and Lanes in Chesaning, next to the Peet
Community Center, starting at 7 p.m. There will
be a cash bar and food can be ordered from the
menu. A 50/50 raffle will be held to defray cost,
with the drawing at 10 p.m. Come early, stay
late, just come. Spread the word and check out
the Facebook page at 1975 Chesaning Union
40th Class Reunion.

ODDS & ENDS

• The first annual COMMUNITY YARD SALE
will be held on Saturday, Oct. 17, from 9 a.m.
to 4 p.m. in the parking lot of Montrose United
Methodist Church, 158 E. State St., Montrose.
This is a chance to clean that storage space
and make some cash, or just come and find
some bargains, all in one location. Call (810)
639-6925 or (810) 240-3969 by Oct. 9 to
reserve a free spot in the parking lot. Tables are
available for a deposit of $5 each.
• The St. Charles District Library, 104 W.
Spruce St., St. Charles, is having a FALL
BOOK AND BAKE SALE on Thursday, Oct. 1,
from 4 – 7 p.m., and Friday, Oct. 2, from 10
a.m. - 5 p.m. The cost is $3.00 per bag (bags
are provided). There will be a variety of books
for children and adults and homemade baked
goods. It is sponsored by the Friends of the St.
Charles District Library. For more information,
call (989) 865-9451 or e-mail stcharleslibrary@
vlc.lib.mi.us.
• The GARAGE OF TERROR and the HAUNTED
HALLS OF ALBEE ELEMENTARY, 11540
Bueche Road, corn maze and putt-putt will open
on Oct. 2.
• THE HAUNTED TRAIL, created by the Garage
of Terror and the Haunted Halls of Albee
Elementary will be held for one night only on
Saturday, Sept. 26 at 8 p.m. in Showboat Park.
Looking for something fun to do locally? Stop
on down to Showboat Park for a spooktacular
walk through the Haunted Trail. The cost is $5
per person.

FOOD AND FELLOWSHIP
• The CHESANING KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
take-out fish fry will begin on Friday, Oct. 2
from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Hall, 9171 Deitering
Road. The menu includes cod, cole slaw, roll
and french fries. The cost is $10 for take-out
dinners. The eat-in dinners will start in January
and the cost will remain at $11. Information in
last week’s Citizen was not correct and the editor apologizes for any misunderstanding.
• The Montrose Masonic Lodge, 130 Parkway
St., behind McDonald’s, is sponsoring a
DINNER on Sunday, Sept. 20 from 11:30 a.m.
to 3 p.m. The menu will include pork loin,
potatoes, salad, rolls, desserts and beverages.
Prices are $9 for adults, $4.50 for children
ages 6-12, and free for ages 5 and under. There
will also be a raffle at 1 p.m. with tickets selling
for $5 each. The raffle is for a choice of one
of two rifles, a Henry Golden Boy or Remington
770 Magnum with scope. Second prize will be
$100 in cash.
• The Montrose Eagles Club is having a
BREAKFAST on Sunday, Sept. 27 from 9 a.m.
to noon. The cost is $6. The public is welcome.

BAZAARS AND CRAFT SHOWS
• The 11th annual DOLL SHOW AND SALE
will be held on Sunday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m.
to 3:30 p.m. at the Dom Polski Hall, 3415
N. Linden Road, Flint. The show will feature
modern, collectible and antique dolls, Barbie
and fashion dolls, accessories, clothing and
more. Doll stringing and appraisals will also be
available. Admission is $2 and there will be
door prizes and food service available. The hall
is on Linden Road, south of Pierson Road, with

entrance in the rear.
• Crafters are needed. The St. Peter Parish
HOLIDAY CRAFT BAZAAR in Chesaning has
numerous booths available on Friday, Nov. 27
andSaturday,Nov.28.An8x10feetspaceis
$55andan8x12feetspaceis$70.CallKris
at (989) 845-1794 or (989) 845-5706 for more
information.

HEALTH & SAFETY
• A free, comprehensive and holistic five-part
lecture series “SURVIVING THE HEALTH CARE
CRISIS,” developed and presented by Dr.
Roy Small to prepare the community for the
developing healthcare crisis, will be given in
five 90 minute programs Monday evenings at
6 p.m. Sept. 14 through Oct. 12 at the Peet
Community Center in Chesaning. The series will
include topics of mental health, understanding
and overcoming pain, disease prevention, graceful aging and so much more. Call (989) 845-
4949 for more information.

SCHOOLS
• MONTROSE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS BOARD
OF EDUCATION will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,
Sept. 22 for a regular meeting in the Kuehn-
Haven Middle School media center, 303 Ray
St., Montrose.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
• Two Respite Volunteers of Shiawassee
VOLUNTEER TRAININGS are scheduled for
Thursday, Sept. 24 at the United Methodist
Church in Perry from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
or Tuesday, Oct. 27 at the Perry Church of
the Nazarene, from 5-9 p.m. A light meal is
served at trainings for potential volunteers.
For additional information, see the website:
www.shiarespite.org or the Respite Volunteer
Facebook page, call (989) 725-1127 or stop
by the office at the historic brick home on
the Memorial Healthcare, 710 W. King St. in
Owosso. The main entrance is on the parking
lot side. Persons who are interested in taking
the training are asked to register, by emailing
respitevolunteer@frontier.com or calling (989)
725-1127.

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