CALENDAR of events



CARDS AND GAMES

MONDAYS
Bingo at the Elba Lions Club. Early birds start at 7 p.m. and regular
games start at 7:30 p.m. The kitchen will be open for snacks.
Details: 810-667-9801.

TUESDAYS
Bingo, hosted by the Lapeer Masonic Lodges at the Lapeer Center
Building. Early birds start at 7 p.m. and regular bingo at 7:30
p.m. The kitchen will be open for dinner and snacks. Details:
810-664-2109.

WEDNESDAYS
Bingo night at the North Branch American Legion Post 457, 4075
Huron St., North Branch. Early bird starts at 6:30 p.m., regular
play at 7:10 p.m. Details: 810-688-2660.

SECOND, FOURTH THURSDAYS
Darts beginning at 7 p.m. at VFW post 4139, 128 Daley Rd.,
Mayfield Township. Details: 810-664-9222.

THIRD THURSDAYS
Scrabble Club meetings 5-7:45 p.m. at the Marguerite deAngeli
Library, 921 W. Nepessing St. Bring your Scrabble board and a
clock if possible. Details: Renee, 810-667-7096.

FRIDAYS
Bingo at the Odd Fellows Hall, 471 W. Nepessing St., Lapeer. Early
bird play is at 7 p.m. and regular play is at 7:30 p.m. Details:
810-664-2802.

SECOND FRIDAYS
Euchre Tournament at the North Branch Masonic Lodge at 4055
Huron St., North Branch. Play begins at 7pm. Cost is $10.
Details: 810-338-2338.
Darts at VFW Post 4139, 128 Daley Rd., Mayfield Township, at 7
p.m. Cost is $5. Details: 810-664-9222.

SECOND, FOURTH FRIDAYS
Euchre tournament at VFW Post 4139, 128 Daley Rd., Mayfield
Township, at 7 p.m. Cost is $7. Details: 810-664-9222.

FRIDAYS
Bingo at the Odd Fellows Hall, 471 W. Nepessing St., Lapeer. Early
bird play is at 7 p.m. and regular play is at 7:30 p.m. Details:
810-664-2802.

FIRST SATURDAYS
Chess players social from 1-3 p.m. at River Street Music & Café,
454 W. Nepessing St., Lapeer. Details: 810-667-9300.

SECOND SATURDAYS
Euchre Night hosted by the Almont Lions Club at the hall, 222
Water St., Almont. Doors open at 6 p.m. and play begins at 7
p.m. Cost is $15 per person. Identification required. Proceeds
benefit humanitarian projects. Details: Don, 810-798-9609.
Euchre tournament at Sacred Heart Church, 700 Maple Vista St.,
Imlay City. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 6:30 p.m.
Cost is $10. Details: 810-798-2214.

THIRD SATURDAYS
Lapeer District Library Chess Club from 2p.m. to 4p.m. at
Marguerite deAngeli Branch Library 921 Nepessing St. Details:
810-664-6971.

SECOND, FOURTH SUNDAYS
Bunco starting at 1 p.m. at VFW Post 4139, 128 Daley Rd.,
Mayfield Township. Sign up at 12:30 p.m. Entry fee is $5. Details:
810-664-9222.

CHILDREN

THURSDAYS
Attica Christian playgroup from 9:30-11 a.m., featuring preschool sized Bible stories, a snack, interactive songs, crafts and
games with Christian themes. Parents are required to stay with
their children during the group. Space is limited. Details/reservations: Pam Holihan, 810-724-6941.

MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS THROUGH
AUG. 29
Parent and child playgroup for children from birth to age five at
the Gerlach’s Bowling Center, 258 W. Genesee St., Lapeer, from

10-11:30 a.m. Children participate in a story-time, developmentally appropriate games, learn new skills, enjoy a snack and
social time with other children. Registration is required. Details:
810-664-2737, www.readlapeer.org or ican@readlapeer.org.

THURSDAY, AUG. 16
Kindergarten readiness program at the Dryden Library, 5480
Main St., Dryden, from 10:30 a.m.-noon. Registration is required.
Details: 810-664-2737, www.readlapeer.org or ican@readlapeer.org.

CHURCH

WEDNESDAYS
Word of Life Club, 6:30-8 p.m., at Calvary Bible Church, 923 S.
Main St., Lapeer. For grades 7-12. Details: 810-664-2838.
Awana at Hadley Community Church, 3638 Hadley Rd., Hadley
from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Details: 810-797-4540.
Adult Bible Study, youth group, Discipleland children’s ministry
and nursery, 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Faith Christian Family
Church, 3440 Davison Rd. Details: 810-667-0075.
Youth night at 7 p.m. at Faith Christian Family Church, 3440
Davison Rd., Lapeer. Details: 810-667-0075.
Divorce Care at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 90 Millville Rd., Lapeer,
at 7 p.m. Details/registration: 810-664-6653.
Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting from 6:30-8:30
p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc Faith Lutheran Church, 12534
Holly Rd., Grand Blanc. Details: Judy Caruso at 810-424-1566.
Voyager’s Cafe, conversation and communion, at 7 p.m. at St.
Matthew’s Anglican Church, 220 W. Nepessing St., Lapeer.
Childcare provided. Details: 810-667-8910 or
www.stmatthewslapeer.org.

FRIDAYS
The Well young adults group for anyone ages 18-30 at 8 p.m. at
Faith Christian Family Church, 3440 Davison Rd., Lapeer.
Worship, word and fellowship. Details: 810-667-0075.
Ladies Community Bible Study from 9:30a.m. to 11a.m. at
Lapeer Assembly of God Church, 1280 Daley Rd., Lapeer.
Details: 810-664-8089.

SATURDAYS
Refreshed Hearts meeting at New Beginnings Family Church,
1066 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer, at 5 p.m. Please use rear
entrance. Details: 810-245-3622.

SUNDAYS
Youth Group from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Shepherd’s Home Church,
655 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer. Details: 810-793-1599.
The Element for adults ages 18-30. Details:
www.newlifechristian.net or 810-724-2702.
Ancient-Future Worship at St. Matthews Anglican Church, 220 W.
Nepessing St., Lapeer, at 10 a.m. Details: 810-667-8910 or
www.stmatthewslapeer.org.

COMMUNITY

MONDAYS
Sweet Adelines rehearsals from 7-10 p.m. at the Davison Senior
Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd., Davison. Details: 810-742-0977 or
www.songofthelakes. webs.com.

THURSDAYS
Harmony Gateway Chorus rehearsals from 7-9:30 p.m. at the
Davison Assembly of God Church, 1234 S. Gale Rd., Davison.
Details: 810-664-3552, 810-496-0516 or harmonygatewaychorus@yahoo.com.

FIRST, THIRD FRIDAYS
Free community gym and dodgeball tournament from 8-10:30
p.m. at Victory World Outreach Church, 10291 Green Rd.,
Goodrich. Activities include basketball, ping pong, fooseball and
dodgeball tournaments. Details: 810-636-2100.
MOPS and MOMs Next meetings at the North Branch Wesleyan
Church, 3164 North Branch Rd., North Branch, from 9:15-11:30
a.m.

THIRD FRIDAYS
Dinner, desserts and refreshments at VFW Post 2492, 598 N.
Almont Ave., Imlay City, from 4-7 p.m. Cost is $7 per plate, all

you can eat. Details: 810-724-1250.

FIRST SATURDAYS
Country Music Jamboree with music, dancing and door prizes
from 1-5 p.m. at the Old Town Hall. Cost is $4. Proceeds to benefit Lapeer West and Goodrich high schools scholarship funds.
Sponsored by the Hadley Chamber of Commerce, 3551 Hadley
Rd., Metamora. Details: 810-797-4008.

THIRD SUNDAYS
Country Music Jamboree from 1-5 p.m. at the Elba Township Hall,
corner of Lippincott and Hadley Roads. Musicians and singers
are welcome to join the house band, Smokey Ridge. Cost is $5
donation, refreshements are available. Details: 810-441-0272.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY, SEPT. 14-16
Festival of Gourds at the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds, 195
Midway, Imlay City, beginning at 9 a.m. Festivities includes special classes, vendors and more. Entry is $5. Details: 810-245-
1596.

FOOD FOR A CAUSE

FOURTH MONDAYS
Roast Beef Dinner at Columbiaville United Methodist Church,
4696 Pine St., Columbiaville. Doors open at 4:15 p.m. and dinner
is from 5-7 p.m. A free will offering is taken and take-outs are
available. Details: 810-793-6363.

THIRD TUESDAYS
Spaghetti dinner at American Legion Post 16, 1701 W. Genesee
St., Lapeer, from 4:45-7 p.m. Cost is $5 for seniors, $6 for adults,
$3 for children ages 9-13 and free for children ages 8 and
younger. Details: 810-664-9312.

WEDNESDAYS
Steakburger dinner from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Lapeer Eagles Club,
3565 Davison Rd., Lapeer. Details: 810-664-2812.

THIRD THURSDAYS
Spaghetti dinner at the Hadley Old Town Hall, 3551 Hadley Rd.,
from 5-8 p.m. Proceeds support The Lions Club charitable activities.

FRIDAYS
Fish fry from 4-8 p.m. at Lapeer Eagles Club, 3565 Davison Rd.,
Lapeer. Details: 810-664-2812.

FIRST, THIRD FRIDAYS
Fish fry from 5-8 p.m. at VFW Post 4139, 128 Daley Rd., Mayfield
Twp. Proceeds help with local charities. Cost is $8 for adults, $5
for children 5-12, under 5 eat free. Take out meals are $9.
Details: 810-664-9222.

LAST FRIDAYS
Ribeye steak fry, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the American Legion Post 16,
1701 W. Genesee St., Lapeer. Choice of potatoes, salads, homemade breads and beverages offered.

THIRD SATURDAYS
Country Breakfast hosted by the Davison DeMolay at the Davison
Masonic Center, 9108 Davison Rd., Davison, from 8-11 a.m.
Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 5-12 and free for children 4 years and younger. Details: 810-653-3831.

FIRST SUNDAYS
Community Breakfast at the North Branch Masonic Lodge in the
morning, 4058 Huron St., North Branch. Open to the public.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

TUESDAYS
Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) moved. Meeting is at
Hunter’s Creek Mobile Home Park club house, 725 Demille Rd.
Weigh-in from 5:30p.m. to 6:30 p.m. meeting from 6:30 p.m. to
7:30 p.m. Dues are $5 per month. Details: Call Vickie at 810-
397-6589.

MARKETS AND EXPOS

SUNDAYS
Flea Market from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at American Legion Post 16, 1701
W. Genesee St., Lapeer. Breakfast and lunch available. Details:
810-656-4671.

Flea and farmers market at the Lapeer Center Building, 425
County Center St., Lapeer, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Kitchen serves
breakfast and lunch. Details: 810-347-7915.

MEETINGS

FIRST MONDAYS
Metamora Lioness meet the first Monday of the month unless it is
a holiday, then the meetings are the second Monday. The group
meets at 7 p.m. at the Metamora Lions Hall, 3790 North Oak St.,
Metamora. Details: 810-678-3704.

FIRST, THIRD MONDAYS
Lapeer Lions Club meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Lapeer Center
Building, 425 County Center St., Lapeer. Details: 810-724-0818.

SECOND MONDAYS
Meeting of the Almont Community Historical Society at the
museum, 149 S. Main St., Almont, at 7 p.m. Details: Shelley
Henshaw, 810-798-3090 or almonthistorical@yahoo.com.

THIRD MONDAYS
Lapeer Area Horiculture Society Meetings at 6:30p.m. at
Mayfield Twp. Hall 1900 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer. The cost is $15
annual dues. Details: 810-664-7419.

SECOND TUESDAYS
Lapeer County Amateur Radio Club meetings at 7:30 p.m. at the
Lapeer County Central Dispatch Center basement, 2332 W.
Genesee St., Lapeer.

SECOND, FOURTH TUESDAYS
Imlay City MOPS meetings from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Imlay City
Christian Reformed Church, 395 W. Cedar St., Imlay City.
Mothers of children 5 years old and younger welcome. Childcare
is provided. Details: 810-724-4315.

FOURTH TUESDAYS
Great Start Parent Coalition meetings at St. Paul’s Lutheran
School in Lapeer. Dinner is served before the meeting from 5:30-
6 p.m. and the meeting is from 6-7:30 p.m. Childcare is provided.
Reservations required for a meal count. Details: Teresa, 810-
338-8727 or greatstartlapeer@gmail.com.
Retired hospital employees meeting at 12:30 p.m. at Empire
Wok, 325 E. Genesee St., Lapeer. Open to any former employee
of Lapeer Regional Hospital.

WEDNESDAYS
Lapeer TOPS 888 meetings at the Masonic Temple, 1685 N.
Saginaw St., Lapeer. Weigh-in from 8:30-9:30 a.m. meeting from
9:45-10:45 a.m. Details: Linda, 810-245-3955 or Lois, 810-245-
8674.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS
Davison book discussion group meeting at 6 p.m. at the Davison
Area library, 203 E. Fourth St., Davison.

FIRST THURSDAYS
Hadley Township Historical Society meeting at 7 p.m. For location and details: 810-797-2117 or 810-797-4026.

SECOND THURSDAYS
Inventors Council of Mid Michigan meeting from 7-9 p.m. at
Walli’s Restaurant, 1341 Center Rd., Burton. Cost is $5 for nonmembers. Details: www.inventorscouncil.org, 810-397-5200 or
810-621-3468.
Bead Guild meeting at the North Branch Library, 6-7:30 p.m. Free
lessons, kits for sale. All beading levels welcome. Details: 248-
321-8420.

THIRD THURSDAYS
Lapeer Wildflowers meeting with local affiliates of the Women’s
National Farm and Garden Association meeting at 6:30 p.m. Call
ahead for location and verify time. Details: Cecilia Montgomery,
810-664-6733.

FOURTH THURSDAYS
Magicians Meeting at John’s Pizzeria, 9010 Davison Rd., Davison
at 7 p.m. The first few meetings are free. Details: e-mail conjurorsclub@gmail.com.

THIRD SATURDAYS
Lapeer District Library Chess Club from 2-4 p.m. at the
Marguerite deAngeli Branch Library, 921 W. Nepessing St.

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