[ November 30, 2013; ] Black Friday has been known to draw in millions of Americans to big-box stores to take advantage of great deals and steals during the wee hours of the morning. A recently-added day is now making it easier to support local businesses while still receiving great deals. Downtown Manistee is inviting all residents from the surrounding [...]Read more
[ December 5, 2013; 7:00 pm; ] On December 5th, a one-hour documentary called Our Fires Still Burn: The Native American Experience will be presented at the Dennos Museum Center. The film will begin at 7:00p.m.
The video will lecture on the contemporary and modern ways of Native Americans and their roles in society today. Information on cultural identity will also be [...]Read more
[ November 24, 2013; 3:00 pm; ] On November 24th, the Cadillac Symphony Orchestra is inviting you to their holiday concert. The concert will take place at the Cadillac Community Auditorium found inside of Cadillac Senior High School and will begin at 3:00p.m.
This year’s holiday concert will feature Grand Rapids soloist musician Diane Penning.
Tickets are on sale at www.mynorthtickets.com.Read more
[ November 23, 2013; 9:00 am; ] On November 23rd, Santa will pay a visit to the Cadillac Grill as a part of the “Breakfast with Santa” event hosted by the Wexford Habitat for Humanity. Each child at the event will be given a special gift bag.
Christmas carols, table activities, and even a Christmas raffle will take place throughout the morning. [...]Read more
[ November 5, 2013; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] The Employer Training Council is seeking those of the younger generation for the Recruiting and Retaining Young Talent Workshop. The workshop will take place on November 5th from 8:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. at Michigan Works in Traverse City.
Experts from a variety of fields and organizations will take part in the event. Skills and tips will be [...]Read more
[ November 7, 2013; 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] On November 7th, a Community Service Expo will take place at the Mackinac Trail Middle School Gymnasium from 4-7p.m. This expo will inform community members who wish to become more involved in their community about the number of non-profit organizations available to take part in around Northern Michigan.
Representatives and spokespeople from these organizations will [...]Read more
[ October 26, 2013; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] On Saturday, October 26th, Michigan State Police posts are partnering up with the Drug Enforcement Administration for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Posts from around Michigan, including the Houghton Lake and Cadillac posts, will provide bins for local residents to dump their unwanted or expired prescription drugs into free of charge without any questions asked. [...]Read more
[ October 26, 2013; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] On October 26th, the public is invited to Autumn Fest at the Grass River Natural Area located on 6500 Alden Highway. The event will take place from 1:00p.m. to 3:00p.m.
An array of activities will take place including a haunted hike, light catcher making, bird feeder crafting, fake face tattoos, and even pumpkin pounding.
The event [...]Read more
[ November 8, 2013; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] On November 8th, the Elk Rapids Historical Society is inviting you to a fish and game dinner as a fundraiser for future programming at the museum. Dinner will be served from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. and will include a menu of fish and other wild animals.
Door prizes will also be given away throughout the evening. [...]Read more
[ October 21, 2013; 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. ] On Monday, October 21st, a cancer support group meeting will take place at the Biederman Cancer Treatment Center located in Traverse City.
Patients, caregivers, friends, and families of those affected with cancer are invited to the event.
It will take place from 5:00p.m. to 6:30p.m.
An array of information will be passed along and a great [...]Read more