logo.gif (10575 bytes)


Community Events - Feb. 25, 2019


Soup and pie supper

Fremont Christian Church (DOC) will hold its annual soup and pie supper on Friday, March 6 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the church at 10 E. Elm Street in Fremont. The menu will include chili, chicken noodle, vegetable beef and broccoli and cheese soups, fresh bread, crackers and an assortment of pies. Take-out meals will be available. Donations of $6 for adults or $3.50 for children ages 3 to 11 are suggested.


Computer classes at the library

The Fremont Area District Library is offering free computer classes, including “Word Basic” on Thursday, March 12 and “Internet Searching and Email” on Tuesday, March 17. Classes meet from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Upper Level Training Lab. Registration is required. To register, call the library at 928-0257.


Gospel jamboree

Amazing Grace Acres Church will host a gospel music jamboree featuring Narrow Road on Saturday, Feb. 29, beginning with a potluck at 6:30 p.m. followed by music at 7 p.m. The church is at the intersection of M-37 and Woodland Park Road north of Brohman. For more information, call Pastor Lucky Fulton at 231-745-2270.


Fremont Rotary at Lakes 23

The Fremont Rotary Club will hold its January meetings at Lakes 23 Restaurant in Fremont. The club meets at lunchtime on Tuesdays.


Narcotics Anonymous

The Narcotics Anonymous group New Life Group meets on Mondays at 6 p.m.  at the Al-Anon Club in Newaygo.


Labels for Grant library

The Grant Area District Library is participating in label collecting as a new fundraiser, seeking Spartan labels, Aunt Millie’s School Spirits and Campbell’s Labels for Education program. A complete list is available at the library. Labels may be dropped off at the library at 122 Elder St. in Grant. For more information, call the library at 834-5713. Information is also available online at  www.grantlibrary.net.




Fremont recycling hours change

The hours of operation for the Newaygo County Recycling Site in Fremont changed effective Monday, July 8. The recycling site on the south side of Fremont will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. The recycling site is on 56th Street east of Warner.


Unique Recovery

Informal meetings designed to connect addicts in recovery with addicts seeking recovery will be held at the Hesperia Community Library at 80 S. Division on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. and also in Fremont at the NCRESA building at 4747 48th Street on Fridays at 9 a.m. More information is available online at www.facebook.com/uniquerecoverygroup/.


Living On grief support group

The Living On grief support group meets on the second Tuesday of each month, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at TrueNorth Community Services, 6308 S. Warner Ave. south of Fremont. The focus of the group is to express feelings and experiences related to loss in a supportive, caring and non-judgmental environment. For more information or to register, call Katie Gedraitis at 231-527-0913.


Fremont library e-newsletter

The Fremont Area District Library now offers an event e-newsletter. Subscription to the monthly newsletter is available online at www.fremontlibrary.net.


Weight Watchers

Local Weight Watchers meetings are held in Fremont on Thursday mornings at 10 a.m. at the First Christian Reformed Church at 721 Hillcrest Drive. Visitors are encouraged to attend a meeting for free this month. Information is also available online at www.weightwatchers.com


Book donations wanted

The Fremont Area District Library is asking local people to consider donating their used books, music and movies to the library. Donated materials add to the library’s collection and help with its used book sale fund-raising efforts. The library is at 104 E. Main St.