2010-02-17 / Community Calendar

Community Calendar

FOOD/BENEFITS

Sunday Feb. 21

Spaghetti Dinner Benefit for Kevin Thompson, longtime volunteer fireman, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Delaware Twp. Hall, 7979 Maple Grove Rd., Minden City. Donation. Bake sale, raffle, live auction 1 p.m. Proceeds help Thompson family with medical expenses. Donations may also be sent to Ruth State Bank, Ruth, MI 48470 marked Kevin Thompson Benefit.

Thursday Feb. 25

Croswell First United Methodist Church Soup & Salad Luncheon, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. for Croswell and surrounding area. Donation. 13 N. Howard Ave. For details call Pastor Nick Genoff 810-679- 3595 or 679-3820.

Saturday Feb. 27

4th annual auction to benefit Christian education at Our Savior Lutheran School in Marlette. Hundreds of items and a silent auction. Doors open 9 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Parish Hall in Marlette. Refreshments available.

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Applegate United Methodist Church Soup & Salad Supper, 5-7 p.m. Church basement, 1 block south, 1 block east of stoplight. Donation. Proceeds to Youth Camp Fund.

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Annual Walk for Warmth. 9 a.m., Human Development Commission/Adult Day Services Center, 227 N. Elk St., Sandusky. For pledge sheet and other information call Human Development Commission, 810-648-4497.

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Mardi Gras Dinner Dance to benefit Sanilac County Child Abuse Prevention Council programs, 6-midnight, Benchwarmers, Sandusky. Tickets $25 at Sanliac County MSU Extension Office, County Prosecutor's Office, Sanilac County Kids' Connection.

Friday March 5

Council 8710 K of C Fish Fry, lunch 12-1 p.m., dinner 4- 7 p.m., 310 N. Main St., Yale. Adults $8, 12 and under $4, preschoolers free. Carry outs $8.

Ongoing

Sandusky VFW Fish Fry every Friday through March 26, 4-7 p.m., 4-H Eat Stand at fairgrounds.

--- Annual Picnic for Brown City, Melvin, Peck, Sandusky & Yale folks, March 19, 12:30 p.m., Oaks Royal #1 and #2 Mobile Home Park, Dean Dairy Road, Zephyrhills, FL. Bring dish to pass.

COMMUNITY

Wednesday Feb. 17

"Identity Theft - Protect Yourself" class taught by retired sheriff Virgil Strickler, 5-6 p.m., Sanilac Career Center. Free, but must pre-register. Call Mary Fraley 810-648- 4700 ext. 266.

Thursday Feb. 18

Sandusky Chamber of Commerce "After Hours" - get to know your hometown again. Food, fun & chance to win Chamber Dollars. 5:30-7 p.m., I'd Rather Bee Scrapbooking, 105 E. Sanilac Ave. Members $1, non-members $2.

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Red Cross Blood Drive, 1- 6:45 p.m., Countryside Family Center, 912 W. Sanilac Ave., Sadusky.

Saturday Feb. 20

Free basic CPR class & basic first aid class, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Bark Shanty Community Center, Church St., Port Sanilac. CPR 9-noon, first aid 1-4. Sponsored by Port Sanilac Fire & Rescue and Sanilac Medical Control. Register online by Feb. 19 at www.sanilacmca.org. Call 810- 648-3092.

Sunday Feb. 21

Ruth K of C Euchre Party, 1 p.m., K of C Hall. Cash prizes, hot lunch included. Admission $5.

Tuesday Feb. 23

Writing to Reading Group for ages 0-5, second Tuesday each month in Brown City/Marlete area. Sponsored by Great Start Parent Network and Sanilac Literacy Council. For details and schedule call 810-648-9395.

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Red Cross blood drives: Deckerville High School, 2- 7:45 p.m.; St. Denis Parish Center, Lexington, 12:30-6:15 p.m.

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Red Cross Blood Drive, 12:30-6:15 p.m., St. Denis Center in Lexington, behind the church on Dennissen St. For appointment call 810-359- 0143.

Wednesday Feb. 24

Red Cross blood drive, 1- 6:45 p.m., Minden City Village Hall.

Saturday Feb. 27 Annual Farm Collectibles Toy Show, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Brentwood 178 Park Dr., Caro. Sponsored by Thumb Area Old Engine and Tractor Association. Admission $2 adults, children under 12 free. For details call 989-673-3430.

Sunday Feb. 28

Euchre Party, 1 p.m., St. Joseph Church Hall, Argyle. $5. Prizes, 50-50 drawings, lunch lunch provided. Sponsored by St. Joseph's Altar Society.

Ongoing

Annual Thumb Chapter Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Big Game Banquet/Auction, March 6, St. John Parish Center, Peck. Social hour 5-7 p.m., banquet 7 p.m., auction 8 p.m. Raffles, silent auction. For tickets call Rod Schommer 810-657-9277 or Dave Miller 810-648-2086.

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Kindergarten Expo, April 22, 6 p.m., Maple Valley Elementary, Sandusky. Call 810-648-2488.

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Need help losing weight? TOPS evening class Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m., Sandusky United Methodist Church. Call Judy 810-622-8147.

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HELP Inc. 25 cent sale most clothing in February. Corner Austin & W. Speaker, Sandusky. Call 810-648-1988.

MEETINGS

Thursday Feb. 18

Family Caregiver Education and Support Group, 3 p.m., Sanilac Medical Care Facility. Speaker is Ronda Bower, social worker. For details call 810-648-4497.

ENTERTAINMENT

Wednesday Feb. 24

60th Annual Sanilac County High School Band Festival, 7 p.m., Deckerville High School Gym, Adults $2, children $1. Performances by 7 local high school bands and Sanilac County High School Honors Band.

Saturday Feb. 27

Thumb Dance Club dance, 7-11 p.m., Sandusky Maple Valley School. Music by Natural Tones. Bring finger food. For more information call Marvin 810-531-3034 or Leola 810-657-9349.

Sunday Feb. 28

Matt Manhart and Friends classical music concert, 3 p.m., Museum Church at Historic Museum and Village, Port Sanilac. Tickets at door $10, students $5, 12 and under free.

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